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Port Ludlow: Port and county commissioner candidates debate

The Port Ludlow Village Council hosts a debate tonight between two sets of candidates vying for a pair of countywide elected offices. The forum takes… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Fire in “hog fuel” battled

PORT ANGELES -- Firefighters on Sunday were battling a large, smoky "hog fuel"' fire at Hermann Brothers Logging and Construction west of Port Angeles. Kary… Continue reading

Sequim: Boy’s condition improves

A 14-year-old Sequim boy shot in the head Saturday was upgraded to serious condition Sunday in intensive care at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, a… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Heritage Weekend continues today

PORT ANGELES -- Heritage Weekend, a trip back through time to Port Angeles' early days, continues today with walking and trolley tours. Area residents and… Continue reading

Port Townsend: Today’s film festival schedule

Sunday, Sept. 28 The Oracle 10 a.m.: "Kid's Seat of the Pants" 1 p.m.: "Our House" 3 p.m.: FTW 5 p.m.: "Our Northwest" 6:30 p.m.:… Continue reading

Sports: Port Angeles wins, 56-6

PORT ANGELES -- Adam Macomber had his second 300-yard rushing game of the season for the Port Angeles High School football team as the Riders… Continue reading

Peninsula: Film fest, heritage fest and other attractions highlight first weekend of fall

The fourth annual Port Townsend Film Festival headlines entertainment activities this weekend in Jefferson and Clallam counties. It runs today through Sunday, with 13 feature… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Woman stuck in elevator for 10 hours

A woman was trapped for 10 hours in an elevator at the Port of Port Angeles administrative building before firefighters rescued her early Thursday morning.… Continue reading

Sports: Riders lose to Olympic

PORT ANGELES -- The Port Angeles High School volleyball team lost to Olympic 3-2 (19-25, 25-21, 23-25, 25-14, 15-8) in a tough Narrows League match… Continue reading

Unwired businesses: Where to find them on the Peninsula

The Peninsula Daily News knows of the following wireless Internet business hotspots available to local residentss and visitors around the North Olympic Peninsula: * Bread… Continue reading

Peninsula: Last day of summer today

Autumn officially arrives early Tuesday, and -- typically of the North Olympic Peninsula -- the weather outlook for the first week of fall looks almost… Continue reading

Sequim: City just misses out on national beautification award

Sequim just barely missed top honors in the 2003 America in Bloom community beautification program. The nonprofit organization this year awarded Sequim three out of… Continue reading

Sports: Powerful Port Townsend racks up 495 rushing yards, 56 points

ORTING -- Nick Gallaway rushed for three touchdowns and 208 yards Friday night and the Port Townsend High School football team beat Orting on the… Continue reading

And if you don’t want to hike deep into the Olympics…

A calendar filled with events is sure to keep North Olympic Peninsula residents busy this weekend. Art, historical homes, beach cleanups, wine stomping, open houses… Continue reading

Freshwater Bay: Not-so-fresh whale still stuck in surf line

The dead whale in Freshwater Bay since Sunday remained in the surf in front of Place Road on Thursday, property owners in the area west… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim man named Crescent High School boys basketball coach

JOYCE -- Mike Lippert of Sequim has been hired as the new Crescent High School boys basketball coach. "I am excited and relieved to find… Continue reading

To readers

Here are tabulations of returns posted Tuesday night in North Olympic Peninsula primary elections. The PDN's Wednesday Clallam and Jefferson editions have full reports on… Continue reading

Clallam: Primary voting wraps up today

PORT ANGELES -- Clallam County voters have until 8 p.m. today to drop off or postmark their primary election ballots. Ballots for the all-mail election… Continue reading

Peninsula: Ban on open fires on federal, state lands to be lifted today

Recent rains and the forecast for more during the next few weeks will douse the ban on open fires and smoking on public lands on… Continue reading

Peninsula: Striking of “blanket” primary doesn’t affect today’s elections

A federal court struck down the state's "blanket" primary system on the eve of today's county primary, saying the system violates the right of political… Continue reading