Clallam County

Hollywood Beach water cleared in recent test

County officials have lifted a health advisory that was issued for Hollywood Beach on Dec. 28. Moderate levels of Enterococci bacteria in… Continue reading

Inaugural season of Port Angeles ice skating rink closes in the black

The Port Angeles Winter Ice Village will close for the season today, having exceeded organizers’ expectations for first-year attendance and community support.… Continue reading

Kilmer named chair of new House committee on modernization

The House has established a select committee to recommend modernization of the legislative branch and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Massage workshop set for Tuesday … and other items

Susan Sherman will present a lecture on state rule changes from 6:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. The lecture will be held… Continue reading

Port Angeles chamber to honor community contributors

The Port Angeles Regional Chamber of Commerce has announced its finalists for its 2018 Citizen of the Year and five other awards.… Continue reading

Lions Park sequoia felled in Port Angeles

A sequoia tree in Port Angeles’ Lions Park that became the focus of intense debate was cut to the ground Thursday morning,… Continue reading

New book details Peninsula media history

A history of Clallam and Jefferson counties as seen through the eyes of those who wrote it is offered in retired journalist… Continue reading

West End 9-1-1 service out today

CenturyLink reported an outage of land-line-based 9-1-1 and some general phone service over land lines Wednesday afternoon in Clallam County’s West End and… Continue reading

Port Angeles Polar Bear Dip a chilling experience for PDN reporter

It helped, before jumping in Tuesday morning, that Port Angeles Harbor’s water, albeit moderately polluted, was warmer than the air temperature of… Continue reading

Clearing the backlog: Clallam code enforcement officers using more tools

Clallam County is working through its multi-year backlog of code enforcement cases after bolstering its code enforcement program during the past year.… Continue reading

Two more southern resident orcas predicted to die by summer

Two more southern resident orcas are ailing and probably will be dead by summer, according to an expert on the… Continue reading

It’s a boy — first birth of year on Peninsula in Port Angeles

A baby boy born at Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles was the first birth of 2019 on the North Olympic Peninsula.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: WDFW seeks volunteers … and other items

The state Department of Fish and Wildlife is looking for volunteers to fill as many as 11 postions on the Hydraulic Code Implementation… Continue reading

Sequim Art Walk offers surprises to begin the new year

Several special events will welcome a new year during tonight’s Sequim Art Walk. First Friday Art Walk Sequim is a free self-guided tour… Continue reading

Murder mystery game in Sequim tonight

The Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber Merchant Group will “Whodunnit Downtown? — The Case of the Mistaken Tin Foil Hat” tonight. The premise for the… Continue reading

Audubon group invites residents to learn about ‘Birdscaping’

The next Backyard Birding class will examine “Birdscaping — Inviting Birds to Your Yard” at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Dungeness River Audubon… Continue reading

Dancing queens at Studio Bob on Saturday

The Paradiscos will return to Studio Bob bringing all the “glam” they can in their latest drag show at 8 p.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

Hula dancing, habits of cougars lecture among Peninsula offerings

Hula dancing, a Build-It program and a lecture on the habits of cougars are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Seeking to feed and shelter your soul

THIS CAT SHOWED up on our doorstep about a year ago. We seemed to have a lot of cats in our yard, as we have… Continue reading

PHOTO: End of the holiday season

Elijah Hammel of the Port Angeles Parks Department watches as the crown of the downtown Port Angeles Christmas tree falls to the ground after cutting… Continue reading