Peninsula Daily News

PORT TOWNSEND: Rhododendron Festival schedule

> Saturday, May 12 8 a.m., Rhody Bike Tour, 31 to 62 miles; begins at Haines Place Park & Ride. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.… Continue reading

SEQUIM: 106th Irrigation Festival Schedule of Events

> Friday, May 11: 7 a.m.-9 a.m. -- Crazy Days Pioneer Breakfast, Sequim Elks Club, Port Williams Road. 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. -- Art Flair art… Continue reading

High gas prices bypass North Olympic Peninsula

> Washington average as of Wednesday: $1.59/gallon for regular, $1.73/gallon for premium. $1.63/$1.83 A month ago: $1.59/$1.79 A year ago: $1.62/$1.82 National average: $1.76 as… Continue reading

SEQUIM: 106th Irrigation Festival Schedule of Events

> Thursday, May 10: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. -- Sequim Arts members' art show and sale, open for public viewing, ongoing art demonstrations, St. Luke's Episcopal… Continue reading

JEFFERSON COUNTY: Missy to join sheriff’s office in new K-9 unit

> At the end of the month, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department will take on a new recruit that will stand out a bit from… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES: Downtown program recognized

> The Main Street Program has been recognized for its downtown revitalization efforts by the state Downtown Revitalization Services and the National Trust for Historic… Continue reading

WEST END: State Route 112 to be designated Scenic Byway today

> A busload of tourism promoters takes a ride along state Route 112 today to celebrate the highway's designation as a National Scenic Byway. The… Continue reading

Do you have your copy of the Newcomers’ and Visitors’ Guide yet?

> The spring/summer edition of the North Olympic Peninsula Newcomers' and Visitors' Guide is now available at a Clallam or Jefferson County location near you.… Continue reading

DUNGENESS: Boat launch ownership transferred today

> Port Angeles Port Commissioner Jack Waud will hand the deed to the Dungeness Boat Launch property over to Clallam County Commissioner Mike Doherty in… Continue reading

PENINSULA: Ship loses power near Admiralty Inlet

> A United States-flagged container ship that suffered power failure off Point No Point was ordered to Port Angeles for a Coast Guard inspection Monday.… Continue reading

BRINNON: Overturned semi blocks part of U.S. 101

> BRINNON -- U.S. Highway 101 was partially blocked for about three hours late Saturday following a semi crash, the Washington State Patrol reported. The… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES: Marines to be reported for ferry behavior

> Clallam County Sheriff's department plans to report the "inappropriate touching and inappropriate language" of two 20-year-old Marines while riding Sunday on the MV Coho,… Continue reading

SEQUIM: 106th Irrigation Festival Schedule of Events

> Monday, May 7 and Tuesday, May 8: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. -- 25th anniversary celebration of Sequim Museum & Arts Center, open house, displays and… Continue reading

Today marks the debut of the spring/summer edition of the North Olympic Peninsula Newcomers’ and Visitors’ Guide.

> At 128 pages with a total distribution of 100,000 copies, this is the largest such guide in the region and is chock full of… Continue reading

CHIMACUM: Fire in high school bathroom prompts investigation

> Chimacum High School officials are looking for the person responsible for lighting a plastic soap dispenser on fire just before 9 a.m. Thursday. The… Continue reading

JOYCE: Park plan gathers support

> JOYCE -- A Crescent Bay Lions Club proposal to build a community park is gathering some local support. On Tuesday, the organization hosted a… Continue reading

SEQUIM: 106th Irrigation Festival Schedule of Events

> Friday, May 4: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. -- 38th annual Valley Garden Club "Doing It Our Way"' flower show, plant sale and silver tea, free… Continue reading

SEQUIM: School Board to talk about possible athletic cuts Friday night

> The Sequim School Board will meet in a special session this evening, May 4, to decide how to make up an anticipated $450,000 shortfall… Continue reading

SEQUIM: Teacher now only faces federal charges

> SEQUIM -- Federal prosecutors have taken over the case against a local teacher accused of persuading female high school students to pose for nude… Continue reading

CLALLAM: Streamkeepers monitoring watershed

> Volunteers are being recruited for training to monitor streams across Clallam County. The Streamkeepers program plans a series of training sessions for June. Volunteers… Continue reading