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Clallam Bay: Prison official to head state penitentiary

Clallam Bay Corrections Center Superintendent Richard "Dick"' Morgan has been promoted to superintendent of Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla. Morgan will take over the… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Cruise ship returns today

Another red carpet welcome will greet the cruise ship Spirit of Oceanus when it makes its fourth of five weekly stops at Port Angeles City… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Parents to discuss middle school uniforms

A group of Stevens Middle School parents will be talking about requiring school uniforms during a meeting tonight. Stevens Principal Chuck Lisk said Monday that… Continue reading

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A major computer system failure Saturday caused the elimination of news Sunday on and delayed delivery of the Peninsula Daily News to subscribers and… Continue reading

Peninsula: At some stations, local gas price jumps to $2 a gallon

Gasoline prices have zoomed past $2 a gallon in Clallam and Jefferson counties. Premium gas is being sold for $1.99 to $2.03 a gallon at… Continue reading

Peninsula: Coast Guard enforces unprecedented security measures

Armed Coast Guard vessels are continuing to enforce unprecedented security in the Strait of Juan de Fuca and Puget Sound. New measures this week include… Continue reading

Peninsula: First day of fall arrives Saturday afternoon

That chill you feel in the air is all natural. Fall -- officially called the autumnal equinox -- arrives on the North Olympic Peninsula at… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Roughrider soccer girls lose 2-0

PORT ANGELES -- Port Angeles came out flat against South Kitsap on Thursday as the Roughriders fell 2-0. Capitalizing on some defensive breakdowns by the… Continue reading

Sekiu: Angler hauls in coho weighing 22 pounds, 8 ounces

Sekiu has produced another record-breaking coho salmon. On Wednesday, less than two weeks after the previous state record was broken for coho in salt water,… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Girls soccer team falls to Central Kitsap

SILVERTON -- Central Kitsap edged the Port Angeles Roughriders 3-1 in Narrows League girls soccer on Tuesday night. "Central capitalized on their opportunities,"' said Roughrider… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Williams leads in City Council race

PORT ANGELES -- Larry Williams held a commanding lead over his two challengers Tuesday night in his bid to retain a seat on the City… Continue reading

Neah Bay: Barbara Foss returns to rescue duty

An upgraded Barbara Foss has returned to rescue duty at the mouth of the Strait of Juan de Fuca. In response to concerns over the… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Cruise ship returns today

Cruise West's Spirit of Oceanus makes its third of five weekly stops at Port Angeles City Pier this morning. The 295-foot, Seattle-based liner is making… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Horizon Air cuts back service 25 percent

PORT ANGELES -- Horizon Airlines has cut back service to William J. Fairchild International Airport by one round-trip flight daily. Horizon Air now flies three… Continue reading

Today’s Election Day — and your last chance to get the Peninsula’s best voter guide

Today is Election Day, and the Peninsula Daily News' eight-page primary election voter guide has complete information about the races in Clallam and Jefferson counties.… Continue reading

Clallam County prayer vigil set for Tuesday in Port Angeles

All city of Port Angeles and Clallam County employees will hold a prayer gathering in honor of the victims of last week's terrorist attacks. It… Continue reading

Neah Bay: Makah set aside marbled murrelet habitat

NEAH BAY -- The Makah tribe has set aside 278 acres in the Waatch River valley in an effort to restore the marbled murrelet population.… Continue reading

Parks board might overturn fees

The state Parks and Recreation Commission is poised to rescind a controversial users fee slated to go into effect at many state parks on the… Continue reading

Clallam: County, PA offices to close for 45-minute ceremony Tuesday

PORT ANGELES -- Port Angeles and Clallam County employees will gather Tuesday morning for a 45-minute ceremony in remembrance of those who died in the… Continue reading

Port Angeles: American Red Cross military caseworker program reactivated

As reserve soldiers, airmen and sailors are called to active duty, the American Red Cross is resuming its military caseworker program. Janet Hughes, executive director… Continue reading