Jefferson County

PAT NEAL: My funny valentine

DO YOU BELIEVE in love at first sight? I’m certain that it happens all the time. All I know is what happened to me is… Continue reading

Quilcene teen, missing since Feb. 2, is found safe after calling father

Bailey Scott called for her father to pick her up from Portland, Ore., on Monday night, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.… Continue reading

Bacterial study finds improvement, but also problems in Chimacum, Ludlow creeks

A study of bacterial pollution in the Chimacum and Ludlow creek basins found good news and bad news. Though there was a… Continue reading

Lawmakers consider a plan to help homeless college students

A pilot project before lawmakers would provide funding for six college districts to provide services for… Continue reading

Bigfoot eludes state recognition yet again

The Sasquatch, an integral piece of Pacific Northwest folklore, got another shot at recognition this year… Continue reading

Port Townsend man held on $25,000 bail after alleged sexual assault

A Port Townsend man accused of sexually assaulting a sleeping woman on his boat near Port Townsend before forcing her to row… Continue reading

Port Ludlow Art League hosts featured artists

The Port Ludlow Art League will host a reception for its featured artists from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday. The February… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Clallam park board meets Wednesday … and other items

The Clallam County Park & Recreation District No. 1 Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Candidate interviews… Continue reading

Family, law enforcement call for info on missing girl at Quilcene rally

Roxann Anderson fought back tears as she pleaded to upwards of 75 people for the return of her 16-year-old niece, Bailey Scott. “We… Continue reading

LETTER: Laurel Grove Cemetery going to the dogs in Port Townsend

I spend several hours each day volunteering with others from Port Townsend to help restore one of the most historic and special places on our… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: PA Coast Guard helps out boaters … and other items

A Port Angeles Coast Guard crew was among those to help two people whose boat started taking on water in Canadian waters Saturday… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Port Angeles earns financial reporting award … and other items

The Government Finance Officers Association awarded the city a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting recently. The certificate is the… Continue reading

Comment being accepted on Olympic National Park wildfire plan

Public comment is being taken now on a proposed revision of Olympic National Park’s Wildland Fire Management Plan. A public meeting… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: May’s state of the horticultural world address

IF, AS THE saying goes, “the third time is a charm,” then the 30th time must be magnificent. And so it was when 45 gardening… Continue reading

Chapman pitches vocational scholarships at rural community colleges

A proposed program could provide grants for community college students to learn trades in high demand… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Don’t dehumanize people because of dementia

THOSE OF YOU who have been paying attention know that I’ve spent the past couple of weeks telling one part of the story of my… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Local horse blogger offers tips on bridling

JUST AS CHICKEN soup is good for the soul on a cold, rainy day, so is hunkering down and learning more about our horses. Thus,… Continue reading

House passes bill to protect net-neutrality rules

In response to the Federal Communications Commission’s recent repeal of net-neutrality rules, the Washington House on… Continue reading

Missing girl spurs Quilcene rally set for today

Residents of Quilcene are preparing to rally today as the community searches for answers in the disappearance of a 16-year-old girl. Since Bailey… Continue reading

Peninsula Kitchen: For the love of meat loaf

By Emily Hanson For Peninsula Daily News A FRIEND ONCE said to me, “Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a pile of heart-shaped meat.” He… Continue reading