Peninsula Daily News

NEWS BRIEFS: Highway 104 work done near Shine … and other items

Tree removal work on state Highway 104 north of Center Road has ended, the state Department of Transportation said Wednesday. A private logging… Continue reading


‘Fall Fizzle’ potluck set for Sept. 29

The fifth annual Fall Fizzle will include a breakfast potluck Saturday, Sept. 29 for vintage… Continue reading


NEWS BRIEFS: ‘Fall Fizzle’ potluck set for Sept. 29 … and other items

The fifth annual Fall Fizzle will include a breakfast potluck Saturday, Sept. 29 for vintage trailer owners and vintage trailer enthusiasts. The… Continue reading


Bremerton woman hurt in wreck south of Port Townsend

A Bremerton woman was injured Sunday after the car she was driving left the roadway and fell down an embankment south of… Continue reading

Video competition for high school students will promote local heroes

The 2017 Surfrider Leadership Academy Alumni group is launching a competition to engage high school students in conservation and efforts to build resilient coastal communities.… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Marine sanctuary’s council to meet in Neah Bay … and other items

The Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council will meet from 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at the Makah Marina Conference… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Read, Eat Gathering set for tonight; financial planning talk also tonight

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host a Read & Eat Gathering at 6:30 p.m. today at the Clallam Bay Library.… Continue reading

Last free outdoor concert on Wednesday

The last free outdoor concert of the season on the North Olympic Peninsula will be Wednesday. The Weavils will play bluegrass from… Continue reading

New health officer appointed for Clallam County

The Clallam County Board of Health appointed Dr. Allison Berry Unthank as county health officer on Sept. 4. Unthank graduated from Johns… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: New Habitat construction manager … and other items

Habit for Humanity of Clallam County has announced new construction manager Ben Pacheco. Pacheco and his wife, Donna, moved to the area… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim calls for art donations … and other items

Olympic Theatre Arts (OTA) is calling for donations of original art for its annual fundraiser. OTA is seeking works such as sculpture, yard… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Luncheon meetings are usually Wednesdays at noon at Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill, 1222 S. Forks Ave. This Wednesday’s guest… Continue reading

Guardrail installation continues at Lake Crescent project

Guardrail installation will continue on U.S. Highway 101 this week and drivers can expect delays of up to a half-hour during… Continue reading

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center adds new gallery director

When artist and curator Sarah Jane builds a public art show — or a whole year of shows — she thinks of… Continue reading

Special patrol set for commercial truck brakes this week

State Patrol troopers will be on the lookout for commercial motor vehicles with brake issues during Brake Safety Week from today through Saturday. Troopers will… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Board of Health to discuss opioid litigation, homelessness

The Clallam County Board of Health will discuss opioid litigation and the Homelessness Task Force when it meets at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. The meeting will… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Conservation Futures to be discussed at county meeting

Jefferson County commissioners will consider setting an Oct. 1 hearing on Conservation Futures project applications when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Unity speaker on the schedule for weekend service … and other items

Unity in the Olympics’ 10:30 a.m. Sunday service speaker will be Donna Little. Her lesson at the church at 2917 E. Myrtle… Continue reading

More Peninsula beaches closed to shellfish harvest

The state has closed Clallam County’s Strait of Juan de Fuca beaches from the Lyre River east to the Jefferson County line to recreational shellfish… Continue reading

Forever Twilight takes over Forks

Forever Twilight in Forks is taking over the town’s downtown this weekend beginning today, as hundreds of people come together to celebrate Bella… Continue reading