Paul Gottlieb

State lawmakers view new affirmative-action initiative

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe among supporters of measure


Forks man arraigned on child molestation charge

A Forks man has pleaded not guilty to first-degree child molestation. Jonathan N. Wasankari, 46, entered the plea at his arraignment Friday… Continue reading


Everyone’s ‘pard’: Former logger, museum-bar owner known as workers’ friend

Everyone was “pard” — as in pardner — to Gary Cecil Blevins, and none more so than the working people he fought… Continue reading


Sam Phillips to retire as Clallam Fire District No. 2 chief

Deputy Fire Chief Jake Patterson to take over after June 30 exit

‘Established’ relationship definition argued in court

Port Angeles man pleads down a second-degree rape charge

Native American health care bill heads for governor’s desk

Measure had unanimous votes in both chambers

Hearing held for Sequim man accused of selling meth

A Sequim man arrested Thursday for investigation of intent to deliver $7,600 worth of methamphetamine has been released on his own recognizance.… Continue reading

Port Angeles man accused of shooting at neighbor to be arraigned

Derek Darling deemed competent after being ordered to take medication

Port Angeles man to be sentenced after pleading guilty to rape

A Port Angeles man is scheduled to be sentenced next week to 5½ years for sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman at the… Continue reading

Illegal gun kits found in Sequim

Case part of nationwide investigation

OPNET reports finding $7,600 worth of meth

Sequim man to have first court appearance Friday

Two child molestation cases in court Wednesday

Two unrelated child molestation cases were heard Wednesday in Clallam County Superior Court. Jonathan N. Wasankari, 46, of Forks was charged with… Continue reading

Court rejects appeal of Dungeness Water Rule

Earlier decision upheld in favor of state Department of Ecology

Slain woman’s neighbors still on ‘high alert’ as police continue to investigate

Makah tribal member Valerie Claplanhoo killed in Sequim apartment

Forks man jailed for investigation of first-degree child molestation

A Forks man has been arrested for investigation of first-degree child molestation of a girl younger than 12 years old. Bail of $50,000… Continue reading

State Senate, House don’t see eye to eye on budgets

Differences on Morse Creek, Hadlock wastewater facility, Boys & Girls Clubs, boatbuilding school

Names chosen for buildings at Port Angeles’ Waterfront Center

The performance venue-conference facility that will anchor a downtown cluster of buildings called the Port Angeles Waterfront Center has its own moniker.… Continue reading

Hearing set on NOAA plan for Makah whale hunts

The Makah Tribe would hunt from one to three Eastern North Pacific gray whales annually over 10 years under a federal proposal… Continue reading

Sequim man faces charges of repeated child rape

Anthony Ward, released in January 2018 on $30,000 bail, is not allowed to communicate with minors

Tommy Ross Jr. charged in Sacramento

He pleaded not guilty to a set of four felonies and a misdemeanor