Peninsula Daily News

Candidate files for Joyce Fire District seat

One candidate filed during a special filing period for Position 5 on the Joyce Fire District commission. Lynne Kastner’s name will appear… Continue reading


Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Visitors to the Port Angeles Maritime Festival make their way around Port Angeles City Pier on Saturday to examine ships participating in the event, including the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, front.

Hawaiian Chieftain in dry dock for repairs

Tall ship’s hull in need of work


Registration open for Womanfest

Registration is now open for Womanfest’s fall retreat set for Sept. 20-22. The retreat — held annually for 36 years at Camp… Continue reading


State Democratic chair to speak at fundraising dinner

Tina Podlodowski, who has chaired the Washington State Democratic Party since 2017 and serves as vice chair of the Western Caucus – Democratic… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held on the first Monday at noon at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge, 555… Continue reading

PHOTO: Liberty Bell at Veterans Memorial Park gets temporary fence

Karen Rogers, center, and Patty Pastore talk Friday with Port Angeles resident Ron Morr about temporary fencing erected Friday morning around the Liberty Bell at… Continue reading

2015 Crescent High School graduate earns two bachelor degrees from Eastern Washington University

Eastern Washington University has announced that Martin Waldrip has graduated magna cum laude. Waldrip earned a Bachelor of Science in athletic training with a minor… Continue reading

Barstool Bingo event Wednesday will raise funds for Dove House

Dove House will host Barstool bingo from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday. The fundraiser will be held at the Hilltop Tavern,… Continue reading

Clallam County Sheriff’s Office chain gang busy clearing roadways

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office Chain Gang picked up 80 pounds of roadway litter along a quarter mile of Weel Road during… Continue reading

Collision ends in rollover wreck

One person suffered a minor injury after a collision led to a rollover wreck Saturday morning. A driver traveling northbound on Laurel… Continue reading

DAISY Foundation recognizes Olympic Medical Cancer Center nurse

The DAISY Foundation has recognized Katie Sayles, a registered nurse at Olympic Medical Cancer Center, with its DAISY award. The award recognizes the extraordinary, compassionate… Continue reading

Daytime lane, ramp closures scheduled along Highway 101 in Sequim

Pavement repairs on the River Road ramp and at several locations on U.S. Highway 101 will disrupt traffic this week. Work on the… Continue reading

GreenLink open house set for Port Angeles library

Futurewise will host a GreenLink open house from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. The open house will be held in the Carver… Continue reading

Landing operations scheduled at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week

There will be field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week. There will be… Continue reading

Most Juan de Fuca beaches closed to shellfish harvesting

Recreational shellfish harvesting is closed on all beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca from Cape Flattery east to Dungeness Spit and… Continue reading

PHOTO: Pavilion donation made to Olympic Christian School

Dave and Pili Meyer, on left, present a check for $40,000 to Tiffany Gillespie, principal of Olympic Christian School and Dan Hendrickson, president of the… Continue reading

Railroad Bridge to be closed Friday evening for Dine on the Dungeness

The Dungeness River Audubon Center has announced that Railroad Bridge will be closed from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. According to a… Continue reading

Walkling Trust grant applications due by Sept. 30

The Ben and Myrtle Walkling Memorial Trust is currently accepting applications for grants to be awarded during 2020. The trust was established… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County hearing set on land for housing project

The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on a proposal to use county land for a housing project at 10:30 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

Entangled humpback whale freed near Tatoosh Island

Animal apparently in good condition after multiple agencies respond