Clallam County

Light pollution topic of presentation

Two International Dark-Sky Association members will herald their organization’s efforts to combat light pollution during “The Battle Against Light Pollution” at 6… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Commercial shooting committee sets meeting for 1 p.m. today in Port Townsend; Port Angeles nurse given leadership award

The Jefferson County Commercial Shooting Facility Review Committee will continue its discussion about the impact of indoor and outdoor shooting facility when… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: The funding crisis

IT WAS ANOTHER tough week in the news. The Peninsula Daily News outdoors column last Friday, “WDFW facing severe shortfall,” from Jerry Cornfield of The… Continue reading

PHOTO: Olympic Peninsula Nickel Era Tour arrives in style

Jim and Susan Stutzman of Lewiston, Idaho alight from their 1914 Ford Model T horseless carriage in the parking lot of Port Angeles City Pier… Continue reading

Port Angeles schools schedule open houses for kindergartens

Kindergarten open houses have been scheduled at four Port Angeles School District elementary schools. Open houses have been scheduled for: • Thursday: Hamilton… Continue reading

Nichols trial delayed until after election

The trial for Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols’ alleged sexual harassment of a former employee has been delayed until after the Nov.… Continue reading

‘Snail mail’ mishap: Three-year backlog of mail delivered to adviser at business center

Kevin Hoult learned why it’s called “snail mail” after the U.S. Postal Service delivered about three years worth of mail recently. Hoult,… Continue reading

Fountain at Pioneer Memorial Park reopens Wednesday

A scenic Sequim spot on the old highway that was shuttered for about two decades has sprung back to life. The waterfall fountain… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Arraignment set in alleged Port Angeles vehicle ramming … and other items

A 71-year-old woman who allegedly rammed her vehicle into a woman’s SUV after a perceived slight at a city intersection will be… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Immigrant woman fearful of leaving life in Forks

“I SOLD MY house, packed and took my children,” Maria-Elena Perez told me of her border crossing from Mexico in 2004. Perez told about leaving… Continue reading

Regulations curb growth, Peninsula officials say

Area officials told state Democratic lawmakers and leaders that over-regulation is limiting growth and challenging cities across the North Olympic Peninsula. “From… Continue reading

Port Angeles man dies following motorcycle wreck

A 71-year-old Port Angeles man died Sunday following a motorcycle wreck on Elwha River Road, according to the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office.… Continue reading

Hunt for invasive green crab catches 22 in Dungeness in first month

Local resource managers are back on the hunt for European green crab. Last year, the invasive species, considered one of the world’s worst,… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: 21st annual Peninsula College Senior Dance set for Tuesday in Port Angeles … and other items

Peninsula College students will host Olympic Peninsula senior citizens Tuesday night for the 21st annual Peninsula College Senior Dance. Dancing will begin… Continue reading

Investigation revolves around resignation of PUD commissioner

A Seattle law firm is conducting a personnel investigation into the circumstances surrounding Clallam County Public Utility District Commissioner Hugh Haffner’s pending… Continue reading

Esprit gala begins today in Port Angeles

It’s Esprit week in Port Angeles. Billed as an “educational conference for all people on the gender spectrum,” the annual transgender convention… Continue reading

Petals and Pathways tour tickets available now

Tickets for the Petals and Pathways Home Garden Tour sponsored by the Master Gardener Foundation of Clallam County are now on sale,… Continue reading

Online voting for the best small towns ends Monday

The deadline for voting in USA Today’s 10Best Awards’ online contest for the Best Small Town for Shopping and the Best Best Coastal Small Town… Continue reading

Hurricane Ridge Road work continues

Road work continues on Hurricane Ridge Road, creating delays of up to 10 minutes for drivers. The work to rehabilitate the… Continue reading