Peninsula Daily News

Sequim: Museum’s show and sale offers knickknacks and objets d”junque

SEQUIM -- Knickknacks and bric-a-brac, or is that an undiscovered treasure? The Sequim Museum and Arts Center held its annual Elegant Flea, Antique and Collectable… Continue reading

Clallam: Olympic hospital commissioners OK $732,200 in purchases

PORT ANGELES -- Olympic Medical Center commissioners approved capital equipment purchases and maintenance agreements totaling just more than $732,200 at their monthly work session Wednesday.… Continue reading

Diamond Point: Searchers identify ‘high interest’ site for finding missing plane

Case Inlet in Pierce County has been identified as a "high interest"' area for where a plane missing from Diamond Point Airport may have gone… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Another graving yard meeting today

State Department of Transportation and Lower Elwha Klallam tribal officials will meet today to continue negotiations to resume full work at the Port Angeles graving… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Monroe parents make case to keep their school open

More than 100 Monroe Elementary School parents met Thursday night to raise their concerns that children are being forgotten in the Port Angeles School District's… Continue reading

Sports: Quilcene eliminated in state basketball tournament

SPOKANE -- Sunshine Nilson scored 19 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Morton past Quilcene 61-42 Thursday in the consolation quarterfinals at the state… Continue reading

Diamond Point: Search continues for missing plane

The search will continue today for a small, single-engine plane that disappeared after leaving Diamond Point Airport on Sunday. Searchers on Wednesday, partially hampered by… Continue reading

Sequim: Lavender Festival preview meeting to be held tonight

Plans for this summer's Lavender Festival -- including the business community's involvement -- will be discussed at a Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce forum tonight.… Continue reading

Plan to boost logging in state forests draws praise, criticism

OLYMPIA -- Logging on state lands on the North Olympic Peninsula and elsewhere could increase by about 35 percent over the next two decades, under… Continue reading

Port Angeles council to honor ‘Gandy’ sculptor

PORT ANGELES -- Artist Jim Mattern -- creator of "Gandy Dancer"' and other major artworks that are part of Port Angeles' Art on the Town… Continue reading

Sports: Peninsula College men wallop Walla Walla

KENNEWICK -- Even though his team suffered through a miserable 3-21 campaign a year ago, Peninsula College men's basketball coach Peter Stewart knew it had… Continue reading

Dungeness: Divers raise derelict crab pots from bay

A diving crew pulled up about 25 heavy-duty commercial-grade crab pots from Dungeness Bay on Thursday, freeing a large number of live crabs trapped in… Continue reading

Sports: Sequim loses in basketball playoffs

FEDERAL WAY -- Mount Rainier came back in the second half to end the season for Sequim in the Class 2A West Central District boys… Continue reading

Forks: Elwha River restoration project to be topic of public forum

FORKS -- A public forum to provide information about restoration and dam removal projects on the Elwha River has been set for March 10. Olympic… Continue reading

Jefferson: Hubby of former Demo leader new chairman

Bill Biery of Port Townsend was elected chairman of the Jefferson County Democratic Party on Tuesday night. Biery is the husband of former chairwoman Nancy… Continue reading

Gardiner: Another cougar attack reported

Two donkeys suffered minor lacerations late Monday night or early Tuesday in a cougar attack in the Gardiner area. The injuries weren't life-threatening. Owner Patty… Continue reading

Sports: Neah Bay loses in district playoff game

SEATTLE -- The reining Class B state boys basketball champions delayed the celebration for the Neah Bay Red Devils in the Tri-District playoffs Tuesday night… Continue reading

Sports: Rally today sends off Peninsula College basketball team to leage tourney

PORT ANGELES -- The sendoff party for the Peninsula College men's basketball team to the league championship tournament is today starting at noon. The general… Continue reading

Jefferson: County commissioner to announce re-election bid

Jefferson County Commissioner Dan Titterness is expected to announce his bid for re-election Thursday. Titterness, R-Port Townsend, will keynote the Jefferson County Republican Party meeting… Continue reading

Sequim: School Board to discuss budget cuts tonight

The Sequim School Board will hold a special meeting tonight to consider program cuts deemed necessary by the recent failure of a $5.44 million maintenance… Continue reading