Peninsula Daily News

WPI dean’s list lauded

Worcester Polytechnic Institute has named Port Angeles resident Ari Athair on its fall 2020 dean’s list. The institute defines its dean’s list… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Port Townsend, Chimacum school boards review finalists

The Chimacum School Board will host a joint meeting with the Port Townsend School Board at 5 p.m. Wednesday. The boards will meet in executive… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County considers joint letter about public health

Peninsula Daily News Clallam County commissioners will consider signing a joint letter with Jefferson County to the state Legislature expressing concerns about public health legislation… Continue reading

Boating club offering vessel safety checks

America’s Boating Club of the North Olympic Peninsula is offering vessel safety checks for recreational boat owners. America’s Boating Club was formerly know… Continue reading

North Olympic Library System to host online romance triva night

The North Olympic Library System will host trivia night at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26. The free online event will stream on… Continue reading

Sequim High School student receives scholarship at Pacific Lutheran University

Pacific Lutheran University has awarded a President’s Scholarship to Aidan Braaten, a student at Sequim High School. According to a press… Continue reading

Sequim Toastmasters announces contest winners

The Sequim Toastmasters Club announced the winners of its Feb. 9 international speech and evaluation contest. The speech contest winners were Lindy Maclaine,… Continue reading

The Port Towsend Sunrise Rotary Club announced that its recent sock drive collected more than 200 pairs of new, warm outdoor sock for distribution to people at need. 

The socks have been donated the Olympic Community Action Program who will oversee their distribution. 

Pictured, from left to right, Cherish Cronmiller, OlyCAP executive director; Jayne Neu, Port Townsend Sunrise Rotary member; Lois Sherwood, Port Townsend Sunrise Rotary Club president; and Sam McCulloch, OlyCAP shelter outreach

Sock drive

The Port Townsend Sunrise Rotary Club announced that its recent sock drive collected more than 200 pairs of new, warm outdoor socks for distribution to… Continue reading

The Port Towsend Sunrise Rotary Club announced that its recent sock drive collected more than 200 pairs of new, warm outdoor sock for distribution to people at need. 

The socks have been donated the Olympic Community Action Program who will oversee their distribution. 

Pictured, from left to right, Cherish Cronmiller, OlyCAP executive director; Jayne Neu, Port Townsend Sunrise Rotary member; Lois Sherwood, Port Townsend Sunrise Rotary Club president; and Sam McCulloch, OlyCAP shelter outreach

AR Workshop to open DIY studio in Port Angeles

Diana Pezzino has opened an AR Workshop at 2741 E. U.S. Highway 101. AR Workshops offer a do-it-yourself studio and hands-on classes… Continue reading

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Olympic Medical Center recognizes education department staff

The Olympic Medical Center board of commissioners recognized staff members from the center’s education department at a recent board meeting. The education… Continue reading

Vickie DeMott

Port Townsend Paper Mill topic of series

Ian Jablonski will present “History and Operation of the Port Townsend Olympic Gravity Water System” at 7 p.m. on Feb. 25. The… Continue reading

Sequim schools calls special meeting

The Sequim School Board will conduct a special meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday. The board will meet in executive session to review the… Continue reading

State hosts webinar Thursday on COVID-19 vaccine phases

The state Department of Health will host a live webinar today to discuss the phasing and rollout of COVID-19 vaccines. The webinar, “Understanding… Continue reading

Maria Melvin, ARNP joins the staff at North Olympic Healthcare Network

Health network hires new advanced RN practitioner

The North Olympic Healthcare Network has announced that Maria Melvin, an advanced registered nurse practitioner, has joined its primary care provider team.… Continue reading

Maria Melvin, ARNP joins the staff at North Olympic Healthcare Network
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New staff members join Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue

Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue has hired Firefighter/Paramedic Erik Sundin and Firefighter/EMT Elizabeth Hagaman. Sundin has 25 years of fire service experience, is certified… Continue reading

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Danette Grady, executive director of Peninsula Friends Of Animals, on left, receives a $1,000 donation from Cynthia Tolman.

Tolman is the owner of Best Friend Nutrition: The Natural Pet Market.

According to a press release, the gift will be used to support the friends' mission to spay/neuter, rescue and arrange adoption for homeless, neglected or abused animals.

Peninsula Friends of Animals receives $1,000 donation

Danette Grady, executive director of Peninsula Friends of Animals, left, receives a $1,000 donation from Cynthia Tolman, who is the owner of Best Friend Nutrition:… Continue reading

Danette Grady, executive director of Peninsula Friends Of Animals, on left, receives a $1,000 donation from Cynthia Tolman.

Tolman is the owner of Best Friend Nutrition: The Natural Pet Market.

According to a press release, the gift will be used to support the friends' mission to spay/neuter, rescue and arrange adoption for homeless, neglected or abused animals.
Erika Hansen-Dahlin is the new commodore of the Port Angeles Yacht Club

Port Angeles Yacht Club swears in new officers

The Port Angeles Yacht Club swore in new officers during a recent online change of watch meeting. Commodore Erika Hansen-Dahlin was sworn in along with… Continue reading

Erika Hansen-Dahlin is the new commodore of the Port Angeles Yacht Club

Port Ludlow Marina recognized as Elite Fleet Marina

The Port Ludlow Marina has been named as an Elite Fleet Marina in the marinas.com 2020 Boaters’ Choice Awards. The award, bestowed… Continue reading

Stylist Monica Salazar returns to the Shear Elegance Full Service Salon

Stylist returns to Port Angeles salon

Shear Elegance Full Service Salon, located at 210 E. Fourth St., has announced the return of stylist Monica Salazar. Salazar is available… Continue reading

Stylist Monica Salazar returns to the Shear Elegance Full Service Salon

Waterbirds of Washington lecture online

The Department of Fish and Wildlife will host “Waterbirds of Washington” at 10 a.m. Saturday. The free, online event will stream at www.zoom.us.… Continue reading