Peninsula Daily News

Candidate forums set today, Wednesday on Peninsula

Candidate forums are planned today and Wednesday on the North Olympic Peninsula. Ballots will be mailed to registered voters Wednesday for the primary election Aug.… Continue reading


New talent featured at July variety show

Your Community Variety Show, the monthly two-hour program of live local entertainment at the Sequim Prairie Grange, will present some new talent Tuesday.… Continue reading


NEWS BRIEFS: Puffin cruises slated for this weekend … and other items

Puffin Sunset Marine Cruises around Protection Island National Wildlife Refuge have been set for Friday and Saturday. The cruises by the Dungeness River… Continue reading


Puppet-building workshops, show planned at libraries

Family performer and teaching artist Andy Furgeson of Red Yarn will host special puppet-building workshops at three North Olympic Library System libraries and perform at… Continue reading

Quilcene Fire Department receives new water tender

The Quilcene Fire Department rolled out its new water tender at a community barbecue. The 1,800-gallon Rosenbauer water tender, delivered June 28, was… Continue reading

Safe driving patrol in effect this week

State Patrol troopers and commercial vehicle enforcement officers are conducting a week-long emphasis focused on safe driving for commercial vehicles. The Operation Safe Driver emphasis… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Field carrier landing practice set at Ault Field … and other items

There will be field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island at Ault Field night to late… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly networking breakfasts are held at 7:30 a.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month at… Continue reading

Paving work planned around Lake Crescent

Paving work on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent will continue moving westbound from Barnes Point at milepost 227.5 with a… Continue reading

Plan ahead for all-night closures of Hood Canal Bridge

SHINE – The Hood Canal Bridge will close for six continuous hours the nights of July 22-24. The extended closures are needed while crews perform… Continue reading

Port Angeles man killed in Oregon crash

A motorcyclist from Port Angeles was killed in a two-vehicle crash in Marion County Oregon, several news outlets have reported. John Stewart, 75, was pronounced… Continue reading

Sequim man sentenced for sex crimes

A Sequim man has been sentenced to six months in jail and a year of supervision by the state Department of Corrections… Continue reading

Vibriosis cases on rise in Jefferson County

An increase in vibriosis cases in Jefferson County and warm weather have prompted a warning about consuming raw shellfish. Already in July,… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County plans more ballot drop boxes

Meetings across Clallam County.

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County commissioners to discuss sheriff’s civil fees

Jefferson County commissioners will discuss possible changes to the Sheriff’s Office civil fees when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The meeting will be in… Continue reading

Annual Ruddell Cruise-In set for Friday

Ruddell Auto’s 22nd annual Cruise-In is set for Friday. The public is invited to drop by the event from 5 p.m. to… Continue reading

Justice system discussion set for Saturday

The Clallam Progressive Coalition is sponsoring a free public panel discussion, “Clallam County Justice: A Panel Discussion,” from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Congressman memorial set for Saturday … and other items

A celebration of life is planned for the late U.S. Rep. Allan Byron Swift at 1 p.m. Saturday. The ceremony will be held… Continue reading

Comic convention, candidate forums, gardening tips on Peninsula

A comic convention, candidate forums and gardening tips are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on the interactive… Continue reading

Deer Run on Indian Island set Saturday

The Navy will host its annual Deer Run on Naval Magazine Indian Island on Saturday. Members of the public can enter Naval… Continue reading