Peninsula Daily News

CLALLAM BAY: Rockfish discussion planned

The Clallam County Marine Resources Committee is hosting a workshop tonight on the status of rockfish in the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Several species… Continue reading

PENINSULA: Makah teen wins chance to become Miss Washington America

A Makah Indian teen-ager who lives in Kingston has won a chance to become Miss Washington America. Jessica Greene won the title "Miss All-Nations 2001"'… Continue reading

SEQUIM: Couple interrupt burglar

SEQUIM -- A couple returned to their Happy Valley Road home about 6:30 p.m. Saturday to discover a broken window and a man inside their… Continue reading

PENINSULA: Workshop could help power users save energy

A free Alternative Energy Workshop this weekend could help power users save electricity and money. The workshop is planned for Saturday from 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

PORT TOWNSEND: A chance to stand guard at filming

This is a help-wanted announcement with an unusual twist: the opportunity for security guards to serve and protect the movie "Enough"' when the Jennifer Lopez… Continue reading

FORKS: Police continue search for shooting suspect

> Police searched two mobile homes on Calawah Way late Tuesday, but were unable to locate a shooting suspect. The suspect, 30-year-old Lombardo Ceja-Gomez, is… Continue reading

PORT TOWNSEND: Do you look like Jennifer Lopez?

> Even if you don't have "Enough" of what it takes to make it as an extra on Jennifer Lopez's new movie, there is still… Continue reading

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK: Hurricane Ridge Road work continues today

> The road to Hurricane Ridge will be closed from 4 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. today and tomorrow for roadway maintenance. Crews will remove debris… Continue reading

PENINSULA: Ceremonies honor Medal of Honor winner in Clallam; `Taps” and tears in Jefferson

> Always remember. Those words echoed across Clallam County on Monday as residents paid tribute to the soldiers of wars past. One local hero had… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES: Minesweeper tours continue today

> The USS Chief and USS Scout will continue offering tours today. The U.S. Navy minesweepers came to Port Angeles on Friday and are scheduled… Continue reading

PORT TONSEND: Driver hospitalized following rollover crash

> A 38-year-old Port Townsend woman was in satisfactory condition at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle on Sunday after being injured in a one-vehicle rollover… Continue reading

FORKS: Pat Bennett is state’s best in shot put

> CHENEY -- Pat Bennett capped a successful high school sports career with an individual state championship. The Forks High School senior won the shot… Continue reading

PORT TOWNSEND: Kestle Riley wins state title in 300-meter hurdles

> CHENEY -- Port Townsend junior Kestle Riley won the 2A state title in the 300-meter hurdles at Woodward Stadium this weekend. Riley, who placed… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES: Port still awaiting cause report for fire

> An insurance investigator's report on the cause of a hangar fire at William R. Fairchild International Airport is not expected for at least a… Continue reading

PORT HADLOCK: Aerial spraying in Jefferson County forests

> Spring aerial spraying continues as Jefferson County forest landowners and managers apply herbicides by helicopter. Herbicides used are Clean Crop LV6 (2,4-D), and Garlon… Continue reading

CLALLAM: Undersheriff decision a month away

> Clallam County Sheriff Joe Hawe said a decision on whether to replace Undersheriff Dan Engelbertson is about a month away. Engelbertson will start his… Continue reading

PORT ANGELES: City Council endorses Qwest plan

> PORT ANGELES -- The City Council has endorsed a plan by Qwest Communications to enter the long-distance telephone business. The company, formerly U S… Continue reading

SEQUIM: Oldest mean population in state

> The over-40 crowd rules on the North Olympic Peninsula. The latest U.S. Census figures released this week show: * Sequim having the state's oldest… Continue reading

How YOU might be in Jennifer Lopez’s next movie!

> Attention all Peninsula residents with stars in their eyes: Casting will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the Pope Marine… Continue reading


> Active arrives June 9, one day earlier The Active will return to Port Angeles a day early so crew members can be honored with… Continue reading