Paul Gottlieb

Upgrades planned after sale of Red Lion Hotel in Port Angeles

Restaurant renovations are in store for the Red Lion Hotel’s CrabHouse restaurant as a new owner takes the reins of the largest… Continue reading


PUD seeks Haffner replacement

A replacement is being sought for former longtime Clallam County Public Utility District Commissioner Hugh Haffner, whose resignation, effective Sunday, was under… Continue reading


Clallam County bar poll on judicial candidates in progress now

Clallam County lawyers are passing judgment, through a Clallam County Bar Association poll, on three Aug. 7 primary election candidates for the… Continue reading


Clallam primary ballots to be mailed this week

Voting in the upcoming primary election is less expensive by the cost of postage stamp. The 52,000 ballots that will be mailed… Continue reading

Pullers begin Power Paddle to Puyallup

A pageant of canoes began making its way last week along the Pacific Northwest and Canadian coastlines. The Power Paddle to Puyallup 2018 Canoe Journey… Continue reading

Three-hour standoff ends in arrest at Klahowya Campground

Campers enjoying their Friday morning stay at a U.S. Forest Service campground were forced to leave their campsites during a three-hour standoff… Continue reading

Two hurt in Hoko-Ozette Road wreck

A 19-year-old woman who was one of five people involved in a single-vehicle wreck on Hoko-Ozette Road was airlifted to Harborview Medical… Continue reading

Port officials limit choices for marina: Sale to private developer, levy no longer options

Selling John Wayne Marina to a for-profit company or private developer is off the table. The same is true for a Port… Continue reading

Tariffs create uncertainty, says president of Association of Washington Business

It’s a season of ups and downs for the economy, the head of a statewide business group said Wednesday. Kris Johnson, president… Continue reading

Port Angeles considers downtown ice skating rink

A rented, portable ice skating rink lies on the horizon that organizers hope will attract 200 skaters a day from Clallam and… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles commissioners to discuss John Wayne Marina on Thursday

Two of the three Port of Port Angeles commissioners do not support funding improvements to John Wayne Marina with a tax levy… Continue reading

Officials: Body of Canadian kayaker identified

Victoria-area kayaker Lin Wang, 56, of Saanich, B.C., has been identified as the man whose body was discovered last week on a… Continue reading

Climate, bonds topics at legislative candidate forum in Port Angeles

Two candidates for the state Legislature who want to represent the 24th District differed on climate change and on reducing voter-percentage requirements… Continue reading

Red Lion Hotel in Port Angeles to get new owner

The largest hotel in Clallam and Jefferson counties is about to get a new owner but will keep its familiar name. The… Continue reading

Investigators suspect body found near Clallam Bay that of Victoria man

Investigators should determine by Monday if dental records from a missing 56-year-old Victoria-area, B.C., kayaker match those of a man whose body… Continue reading

Port levy gets little traction at Port Angeles, Forks meetings

The chance that voters across Clallam County will vote on a levy increase to fund improvements for John Wayne Marina gained little… Continue reading

Body washes up on beach near Clallam Bay

Authorities continued their investigation Wednesday into the identity of a man whose body washed up on a beach 16 miles east of… Continue reading

Clallam deputies seek armed robbers

James Harris brought his stepdaughter with him to work on the Fourth of July for company a day after two gun-wielding robbers… Continue reading

Clallam County Superior Court judge announces resignation

Another elected Clallam County Superior Court judge is resigning before his time is up — and another of the county’s three superior… Continue reading

Forks jail escapee pleads guilty to eight charges

A 22-year-old Forks man who escaped the city jail with an inmate who later died by suicide in January has pleaded guilty… Continue reading