Port of Port Townsend approves Sept. 13 start date for Point Hudson jetty work

As an overflow crowd of some 300 people watched and commented, Port of Port Townsend commissioners, in… Continue reading

Port Angeles man sentenced to 37 years in prison for shooting at law enforcement

With a gallery of first responders looking on, James Edward “Butch” Sweet was sentenced Tuesday to 37… Continue reading

Hair DNA links Ross to scene of 1978 killing in Port Angeles

Accused killer Tommy Ross Jr. is seeking a mental competency evaluation after DNA tests on a strand… Continue reading

Jefferson commissioners to help OlyCAP with Community Development Block Grant

Jefferson County commissioners have voted unanimously to again help Olympic Community Action Programs receive and administer a… Continue reading

A river runs through: Olympic National Park looks for long-term road solution in Elwha Valley

Olympic National Park might not restore vehicle access to the Elwha River Valley until a long-term… Continue reading

Long-delayed arson trial set to start in Port Angeles

The way was cleared Monday for the trial of a Sedro Woolley man who’s accused of setting… Continue reading

Jefferson officials to urge lawmakers to work against gun violence

According to the Jefferson County Board of Health, gun violence is a public health issue. “This is… Continue reading

Puerto Rico devastation compared to potential wreckage after Peninsula quake

Former state Rep. Jim Buck shared his experience in Puerto Rico with the Port Angeles Business Association Continue reading...

Chimacum students treated to Museum of Flight program

When Chimacum Creek Primary School students arrived at school on Friday they found a pop-up purple planetarium in Continue reading...

Panel discusses response to violence

Port Angeles School District Superintendent Marc Jackson told those who attended a community forum on school and Continue reading...

New state directive aims to help endangered orcas

With the number of endangered southern resident orcas at a 30-year low, Continue reading...

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Gov. Inslee signs package of voter access bills

Gov. Jay Inslee on Monday signed a package of bills aimed Continue reading...

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ON THE WATERFRONT: USAV Palo Alto visits Port Angeles

WEDNESDAY, THE USAV Palo Alto moored to the visitors dock on the west side of the harbormasters office at the Continue reading...


Peninsula Home Fund

Thank you! Peninsula Home Fund donations at $218,004

Thank you! You contributed to remember and honor loved ones. You contributed Continue reading...


Leap of faith changes Port Townsend man’s life

Joe Gaikowski, 32, has experienced more traumas and more Continue reading...


Stitches join friends together for Home Fund

By Jeannie McMacken for Peninsula Daily News SEQUIM— Every Wednesday throughout the Continue reading...



DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Story Slams: Drawing moths to a flame

EIGHT DAYS TO go before the next Story Slam: a convergence of people telling and listening to true, personal tales. Continue reading...