Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles: Contributions mount for skatepark

PORT ANGELES -- Contributions are within $28,000 of the $100,000 needed to begin construction of a skateboarding park in Port Angeles. Last week, Port Angeles'… Continue reading

It’s a Graham … on display in Port Angeles

An era of gentile motoring returned to Port Angeles Saturday as the Graham Owners Club brought nearly 20 of the classic motor cars to Port… Continue reading

Port of Port Townsend acts to take the juice out of the water

CHIMACUM -- Port of Port Townsend commissioners have approved a new policy to prevent electrical currents entering its marinas. The policy calls for regular testing… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim woman places at golf amateurs

BREMERTON -- Sequim's Pat Harrop-Schumacher captured fourth place in the senior division at the 11th Washington State Women's Amateur Championship on Thursday at Kitsap Golf… Continue reading

Rocket to be displayed in Port Angeles this weekend

The Rubicon, a suborbital tourism rocket that two Forks aerospace engineers hope to test launch off the West End next month, will be displayed Saturday… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Concert on the Pier gets under way Wednesday

PORT ANGELES -- This Wednesday kicks off the summer's first Concert on the Pier performance. Cherry Hill, one of the hottest bluegrass music band on… Continue reading

Brinnon: School budget talk due tonight

The Brinnon School Board meets at 6 p.m. tonight to discuss next year's school budget. The meeting takes place in the library of the school,… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Coast Guard rescues sailor in harbor

PORT ANGELES -- U.S. Coast Guard Group Port Angeles personnel rescued a 62-year-old Ashland, Ore., man late Saturday night who was found clinging to the… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Mountain Dew donates cash, skateboards for PA skatepark

PORT ANGELES -- Mountain Dew, through its local distributor, Peninsula Bottling, has stepped forward with a $5,000 contribution for construction of a skateboarding park in… Continue reading

Peninsula: Rocketeers won’t be in Forks, PA today

The Rubicon, a three-person suborbital spacecraft that two Forks aerospace engineers hope to test launch off the coast next month, will be displayed at a… Continue reading

A special invitation to North Olympic Peninsula readers of peninsuladailynews.com

Saturday is THE day for the North Olympic Peninsula's Largest Garage and Yard Sale! The PDN's fifth annual shopping extravaganza is so big that it… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Salary increase, new severance package in motion for Olympic Medical Center CEO

Hospital commissioners endorsed a salary increase to $136,984 and a 12-month severance package for Olympic Medical Center CEO Mike Glenn. Commissioners voted 6-1 Wednesday to… Continue reading

Shine: Hood Canal Bridge to be closed for two hours over weekend

Motorists planning to make a midnight getaway across the Hood Canal Bridge on Saturday night will have to wait an hour. The state Department of… Continue reading

Flag Day events scheduled today on the North Olympic Peninsula

Flag Day on the North Olympic Peninsula will be commemorated today with activities ranging from dedicating a Freedom Shrine to a disposal ceremony for worn… Continue reading

Shine: Crash closes floating bridge for an hour

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash that closed Hood Canal Bridge for about an hour Sunday afternoon, the State Patrol reported. The crash… Continue reading

An invitation to marathon participants

The PDN will feature exclusive coverage of today's North Olympic Discovery Marathon, including the complete list of finishers, on Monday. Visiting marathon and half-marathon participants… Continue reading

Flag Day events scheduled Monday on the North Olympic Peninsula

Flag Day on the North Olympic Peninsula will be commemorated Monday with activities ranging from dedicating a Freedom Shrine to a disposal ceremony for worn… Continue reading

European connection for Sunday’s marathon

Port Angeles Marathon Association President Larry Little said one example of the potential economic benefits of this weekend's marathon and half-marathon are Thomas and Elke… Continue reading

In addition to marathon, you can watch jousting, hear fiddle tunes, eat homegrown strawberries

The second to last weekend of spring on the North Olympic Peninsula will feature a walk into yesteryear, a tribute to old-fashioned music and a… Continue reading

Marathon mania on North Olympic Peninsula: here’s the rundown

PORT ANGELES -- The second annual North Olympic Discovery Marathon and Half-Marathon may end up being almost twice as big this year. The Sequim-to-Port Angeles… Continue reading