District 24 state legislature Rep. Steve Tharinger, left, and Cherish Cronmiller, Olympic Community Action Programs executive director, ceremoniously break ground for the newly dubbed "7th Haven" project during a celebration with about 100 attendees on Thursday afternoon at the site of the future housing facility. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Ground broken for 7th Haven

Some 100 people attend ceremony

House mother and teacher Mama Ruth tries out the new slide at the Star of Hope Centre in Kenya. photo courtesy of Star of Hope Centre

‘Dancing for the Stars’ crosses the globe Saturday

Fundraiser helps rural Kenya school

A schematic details the Rivers Edge setback levee, construction of which is in progress and expected to finish in September. Map courtesy of Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe

Levee setback aims to provide flood protection, protect salmon

Jamestown S’Klallam tribe replacing old structure

Hearing set on DNR land transfer

More land would be transferred to Dabob Bay conservation area

Len Feldman sends flowers to Port Townsend Bay in honor of Brion Toss, the famed rigger, teacher and author who died in June 2020. The smallest boat on the water, a one-fifth scale model of a 1933 Sam Crocker-designed catboat named Katy, was launched during the procession Wednesday morning; it bears Toss’ ashes. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

World-renowned master rigger, teacher mourned

Ashes, on a scale model catboat, now on final journey

Time to mask up again against COVID-19

Honor system ‘not working’

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Clallam residents tell why they got the shot

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A variety of flowers bloom in a city planter on Thursday in downtown Port Angeles. Numerous planters scattered around the downtown area add splashes of color for visitors and residents alike.

Downtown Port Angeles in bloom

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The centerpiece play structure of the Generation II Dream Playgroun at Erickson Playfield stands over the surrounding play area on Thursday in Port Angeles. Organizers from the nonprofit Dream Playground Foundation have scheduled a work session to complete the playground from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday. Volunteers are asked to bring their own cordless woodworking and landscaping tools. Play surface installation is sheduled to begin Aug 2 with a soft opening and ribbon cutting planed for Aug. 14.

Volunteers sought for Dream Playground work session

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Crime

Man, 81, accused of sexual assault

Friday court hearing on possible charges

 

Business
Olympic Medical Center has hired Dr. Ranjini Krishnan, a cardiologist. 

Krishnan will see patients at Olympic Medical Physicians’ Specialties Clinic in Sequim.

Olympic Medical Center hires cardiologist

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Olympic Medical Physicians has hired Michael Coudriet, an advanced practice registered nurse.

Coudriet will see same day, non-emergency patients in OMP's walk-in clinic in Port Angeles.

Olympic Medical Center hires advanced practice registered nurse

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Peninsula Home Fund
Cherish Cronmiller is the executive director for Olympic Community Action Programs. (Brian McLean/Peninsula Daily News)

OlyCAP director: Peninsula generosity impressive

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Generous donors provide for Home Fund

Grants provide relief for residents

 

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Peninsula Home Fund information

Donations will go to local residents in need of ‘a hand up, not a handout’

 

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Generous donors get Peninsula Home Fund off to a healthy start

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Opinion

LETTER: False equivalency

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LETTER: Supports present council

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