Andrew Binion

Undersheriff Sill says he was father coming to aid of injured son

SEQUIM -- Clallam County Undersheriff Rich Sill vigorously denied that by taking his adult son to the hospital after a motorcycle crash, he was attempting… Continue reading

Clallam undersheriff investigated for removing son from scene of crash

Clallam County Undersheriff Rich Sill is under investigation for allegedly transporting his adult son from the scene of a motorcycle crash near Sequim before responding… Continue reading

Want to be on ‘Wheel of Fortune?’

BLYN -- If you've been biding your time, waiting for the chance to rub elbows with Pat Sajak and possibly win a brand new car,… Continue reading

All six linked to Forks gun thefts brought to justice — but some guns still missing

TACOMA -- The last of six men responsible for burglarizing a Forks hardware store and making off with 16 guns in June 2005 has been… Continue reading

Former Port Angeles man found slain in Massachusetts

PORT ANGELES -- Billy Lindell had talent to spare, and was a highly regarded drummer in the local music scene. He started out drawing, but… Continue reading

Police surround house in five-hour standoff, but nobody home

PORT ANGELES -- A five-hour standoff between Port Angeles police and a reportedly suicidal woman with a knife Friday afternoon ended without a bang, or… Continue reading

Hundreds pay respects to firefighter killed in ultralight crash

PORT ANGELES -- Police officers serving as ushers had to set up more chairs to accommodate all the people who attended a public memorial service… Continue reading

Open discussions on closing schools in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES -- Getta and David Rogers moved to Port Angeles from Hawaii about two years ago, largely because the couple's two school-aged children could… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Mechnical malfunction possible cause of ultralight plane crash

PORT ANGELES -- The investigation into the cause of Thursday's crash and death of veteran Port Angeles firefighter Patrick W. "Pat" Rose indicates that a… Continue reading


PORT ANGELES -- Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Deborah Kelly said Friday she would review reports of a July 3 car crash to determine if charges… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Veteran firefighter dies in plane crash

PORT ANGELES -- The Port Angeles Fire Department's most senior firefighter/EMT died Thursday morning when the lightweight airplane he was flying crashed into an empty… Continue reading

Sequim: Wife presses search for man missing in woods

SEQUIM -- It will be 17 days on Friday since Berwyn Mason has seen her husband, Stephen "Mike" Mason, 52. It was June 20, to… Continue reading

Coast Guard’s new copter adds power to rescue equipment

PORT ANGELES -- Recent upgrades to the Coast Guard's workhorse helicopter have given the brightly colored birds more oomph. Coast Guard Group Port Angeles received… Continue reading

Fire claims 3 acres on Lake Crescent

LAKE CRESCENT -- An unattended campfire is the prime suspect in a wildland blaze Saturday that scorched more than 3 acres near the east end… Continue reading

Sequim: Man overdue from camping trip

SEQUIM -- A search for a Sequim man overdue to return from a camping trip in the Olympic National Forest was suspended Thursday evening without… Continue reading

West End: New superintendent slated for Clallam Bay Corrections Center

CLALLAM BAY -- The state Department of Corrections is changing superintendents at Clallam Bay Corrections Center and Olympic Corrections Center. Clallam Bay Superintendent Sandra Carter… Continue reading

Peninsula: Plenty to do before watching fireworks on Fourth

When the North Olympic Peninsula celebrates the nation's 230th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence next Tuesday, fire officials don't anticipate any shortage of fireworks.… Continue reading

Clallam: Undersheriff disputes candidates service

PORT ANGELES -- Clallam County Sheriff candidate Bill Benedict -- who is also a sergeant in the department -- suspects a political ploy after the… Continue reading

Clallam: Anti-war activists clash with Cantwell

SEQUIM -- Local anti-war activists are still steamed that they were denied entrance at a meeting at the Clallam County Democratic Party Headquarters with U.S.… Continue reading

Clallam: Crew prepares for Victoria to Hawaii run

SEQUIM BAY -- Ask them why they are doing it -- racing from Victoria to Maui with just the wind to keep them moving --… Continue reading