East Beach wildfire grows to 84 acres

Marine layer helps settle down blaze

Jefferson County primary election ballots due Tuesday

County commission seat among contests

Clallam County primary election ballots due Tuesday

PUD seat, levy lid lift among contests

Victoria wastewater treatment plant to be online this year

Long-awaited project undergoing testing now

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Deputies seek information after man found dead near Joyce

Sheriff’s office does not believe subject was victim of crime

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WHAT WE KNOW: Coronavirus outbreak at a glance

The latest news on the pandemic, plus symptom information and prevention tips

Washington’s working forests provide trees for today, and tomorrow

Some say the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. And the second best time? That would… Continue reading

Riding the Hurricane

Participants in the 12th annual Ride the Hurricane event push up Hurricane Ridge Road above the tunnels the morning of Continue reading...

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Habitat home project in Port Angeles

Port Angeles-area churches have donated $60,000 for Habitat For Humanity home construction in Maloney Heights in west Port Angeles. Thrivent, Continue reading...

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Port Townsend Library pick-up

Nancy Grant, a library assistant with the Port Townsend Library, places books into the back of a Continue reading...

Shopping with a mask

Kathleen Dionne of Port Angeles unloads her groceries into her car at Safeway on Lincoln Street on Continue reading...

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Port Angeles man charged with third-degree child rape

Justin Thayer arrested on allegation of another rape



Planting now, for the future

Active forest management does much more than produce timber and toilet paper.


Why the construction industry is essential to local toilet paper stocks

Diverse, interconnected forest products industry need all components working

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Robotics take knee surgery to the next level

Knee pain sufferers on the Olympic Peninsula have new options at Jefferson Healthcare


Peninsula Home Fund

Many thanks: Peninsula residents fill Home Fund coffers to help their neighbors in need

You’ve outdone yourselves. You donated a total of $230,673.15 with hundreds of Continue reading...


Wanted: Volunteers ready to listen

OlyCAP seeks people for Peninsula Home Fund assistance


‘Like a fish to water:’ Port Townsend man finds his way home

Home Fund aids forest worker after accident


Tables turned, brakes replaced: Home Fund helps couple in Sequim

No matter how careful you are, no matter how sensible, Continue reading...



OUR VIEW: A little more about that editorial cartoon

THE EDITORIAL CARTOON published on the Commentary page in the Peninsula Daily News on Tuesday was a nationally syndicated cartoon Continue reading...

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PAT NEAL: The end of the last frontier

IN LAST WEEK’S episode of heroes and villains of the North Olympic Peninsula, Victor Smith, a city father of Port Continue reading...



Veteran artists highlight Blue Whole Gallery’s August exhibit

Longtime North Olympic Peninsula artists Sally Cays and Jeannine Chappell are in the spotlight this August at Blue Continue reading...


Port Townsend artist, illustrator publishes children’s book

The world had gotten dark for this girl. She’d go out walking, stop by a fish pond Continue reading...