Peninsula Daily News

Police: No foul play suspected in fiery death

PORT TOWNSEND -- Investigators have ruled out foul play after an autopsy was conducted on the body of 36-year-old Melissa Ann Graves, who died Saturday… Continue reading

Clallam: Agencies team up in mountain rescue

JOYCE -- Five emergency agencies in Canada and Clallam County -- including the Sheriff's Department Search and Rescue Team, U.S. Coast Guard and Fire District… Continue reading

Sports: Neah Bay loses to Republic in state tournament

SPOKANE -- The Gianukakis brothers were too much for Neah Bay High School. The two brothers combined for 53 points, leading Republic to a 71-47… Continue reading

Sports: Neah Bay wins first game of state playoffs

SPOKANE -- The Neah Bay Red Devils have moved one step closer to a state title after the first day of the Class B boys… Continue reading

Sports: Forks beats Ridgefield to advance to state playoffs

MONTESANO -- Three players combined for 33 points to lead Forks High School to the state Class 2A tournament. The Spartans defeated Ridgefield 45-39 in… Continue reading

Clallam: Car hits utility pole, knocks out power for dozen

Electricity was cut to about a dozen customers of the Clallam County Public Utility District about 8:30 p.m. Saturday after an automobile struck a utility… Continue reading

Jefferson County Democrats to conduct precinct caucuses on Saturday

The Democratic Party in Jefferson County will be conducting precinct caucus meetings beginning at 2 p.m. Saturday. Caucus meetings will be held for the 31… Continue reading

Sports: Forks one step from state tournament

MONTESANO -- With a suffocating defensive performance against Castle Rock, the Forks High School boys basketball team has put itself one game away from its… Continue reading

Sports: Neah Bay makes state playoffs for third straight year

PUYALLUP -- Neah Bay High School is headed to the State Class B basketball tournament for a third consecutive year, closing out Tri-District playoffs with… Continue reading

Sports: Forks loses playoff game

MONTESANO -- Julie Steveson scored 10 points and had seven rebounds and seven steals but it wasn't enough for the Forks High School girls basketball… Continue reading

Nature ‘paints” Port Angeles’ Hollywood Beach

The gray spell of winter was cast aside with bright red waves of algae rolling onto Hollywood Beach in Port Angeles. The red algae is… Continue reading

A ‘virtual’ VA clinic?

MEMBERS OF VETERANS groups will gather at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 27 to prepare to pressure politicians for a Veterans Administration health-care facility on the North… Continue reading

Film festival online fundraiser begins Friday

PORT TOWNSEND -- The Port Townsend Film Festival's Academy Awards fundraiser begins at noon Friday online at www.ptfilmfest.com. Auction items include Hollywood memorabilia, including a… Continue reading

Injured historical society officer still in serious condition

SEATTLE -- JoAnn Louise Bussa of Brinnon remained in serious condition Monday in the intensive care unit of Harborview Medical Center. The 62-year-old vice president… Continue reading

Port Angeles: ‘Lincolns for Lincoln’ drive under way

PORT ANGELES - Collection jars for the annual "Lincolns for Lincoln"' campaign are in place at businesses and offices around Port Angeles. The annual campaign… Continue reading

Ailing tanker scheduled to leave Port Angeles for Anacortes

PORT ANGELES -- An oil tanker that ran aground in Alaska and is scheduled to unload its cargo in Anacortes before being repaired in Victoria… Continue reading

Pittis memorial set for today

A memorial service for Port Angeles City Councilman Jack Pittis will be held at 1 p.m. today at Vern Burton Community Center, 308 E. Fourth… Continue reading

Presidents Day closures

Presidents Day in Clallam and Jefferson counties will affect the following services: * Government: State and Clallam and Jefferson county offices, city halls and port… Continue reading

Moss named executive director of United Way of Clallam County

PORT ANGELES -- Jody Moss had a word deleted from her title as interim executive director of United Way of Clallam County on Wednesday. Interim… Continue reading

Tanker that ran aground in Alaska due in Port Angeles today

PORT ANGELES -- A 601-foot tanker that was refloated last week after it ran aground in Alaska is due in with escort to Port Angeles… Continue reading