Leah Leach

North Olympic History Center auction to wrap Friday

The final day of the North Olympic History Center’s auction fundraiser is Friday. The auction at nohc.cbo.io features features art, activities, vintage… Continue reading

Power restored to more than 6,000 customers after outage

BPA line to West End re-energized after nothing was found

A building stands boarded up Monday along West Marine Drive following a seven-hour standoff Sunday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
A building stands boarded up Monday along West Marine Drive following a seven-hour standoff Sunday in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Traffic waits at a temporary stoplight controlling a one-lane temporary bridge that bypasses a construction zone on U.S. Highway 101 at Indian Creek west of Port Angeles on Saturday. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Temporary bridge open at Indian Creek

Alternating traffic in place on US 101 through late fall

Traffic waits at a temporary stoplight controlling a one-lane temporary bridge that bypasses a construction zone on U.S. Highway 101 at Indian Creek west of Port Angeles on Saturday. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Jesse Major.

County employee, former reporter seeks DCD post

Code enforcement, affordable housing, planning among priorities

Jesse Major.
Rebekah Cadorette's collection of Temari at Port Townsend Gallery is inspired by Ukraine's pysanky Easter eggs.

Ukraine tribute offered at Port Townsend Gallery

Collection inspired by pysanky Easter eggs

Rebekah Cadorette's collection of Temari at Port Townsend Gallery is inspired by Ukraine's pysanky Easter eggs.

Awards show set for high school exhibit

The City Arts Advisory Commission will host an open house and awards ceremony for the winners of the High Schools of the Olympic… Continue reading

Discovery Bay, Admiralty Inlet open for shellfish harvest

The Department of Health has opened Discovery Bay from Diamond Point to Fort Worden and Admiralty Inlet including Fort Flagler for recreational… Continue reading

Goodbye, but not for long

This is the last Sunday visit you will have from the Peninsula Daily News. Thank you for welcoming us into your homes each Sunday for… Continue reading

Slide repair work to begin on Highway 112 near Jim Creek

PORT ANGELES – One week after reopening state Highway 112 near Clallam Bay following a landslide, work begins nearly 15 miles east to reopen a… Continue reading

Mark Nichols.

Nichols seeks a third term as Clallam County’s prosecuting attorney

Public safety, mental health court among his stated priorities

Mark Nichols.
An aerial overview of the slide area shows state Highway 112 at left and a private service road at right. The state Department of Transportation reopened Highway 112 to two-way traffic, although a second slide area still requires about eight weeks of work. (State Department of Transportation)

State Highway 112 reopens to two-way traffic

Massive slide cleared, repairs made during months of work

An aerial overview of the slide area shows state Highway 112 at left and a private service road at right. The state Department of Transportation reopened Highway 112 to two-way traffic, although a second slide area still requires about eight weeks of work. (State Department of Transportation)

Jefferson County mulling housing dollars

Project could help Habitat for Humanity plans

Edward Doherty.

Missing Sekiu man found dead

Search and rescue teams locate him Monday

Edward Doherty.

More work slated on Lincoln Street in Port Angeles

Construction will resume on Lincoln Street from Second to Fifth streets on Tuesday. “After a break for winter, the Lincoln Street Safety… Continue reading

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An expansion at the Elwha River Casino will add about 12,000 square feet when construction is complete next year. A groundbreaking ceremony was conducted March 2. (Elwha River Casino)

Elwha River Casino is expanding

More gaming machines, bigger restaurant planned

An expansion at the Elwha River Casino will add about 12,000 square feet when construction is complete next year. A groundbreaking ceremony was conducted March 2. (Elwha River Casino)
Tug of war was one of the many games youngsters played at the PT School Party, a celebration for local students, teachers and families in the Port Townsend School District. A large crowd turned out for the event at Blue Heron Middle School, where relay races, free clam chowder, cookies and DJ'd music flowed through the afternoon. Students and staff at all Olympic Peninsula Schools will have the option to wear masks indoors or not now the state mandate has been lifted. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Masking optional in classes

Public schools set policies after state mandate lifted

Tug of war was one of the many games youngsters played at the PT School Party, a celebration for local students, teachers and families in the Port Townsend School District. A large crowd turned out for the event at Blue Heron Middle School, where relay races, free clam chowder, cookies and DJ'd music flowed through the afternoon. Students and staff at all Olympic Peninsula Schools will have the option to wear masks indoors or not now the state mandate has been lifted. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)