Peninsula Daily News

Traffic crosses the Hood Canal Bridge along state Highway 104 on Wednesday evening. The Peninsula Regional Transportation Planning Organization is examining all modes of transit in its 2040 draft plan, which is open for public comment through Oct. 18. (Brian McLean/Peninsula Daily News)

Hood Canal Bridge intermittent night closures planned

Travelers could find intermittent closures of Hood Canal Bridge to vehicle traffic that could extend up to 30 minutes between 10 p.m. and… Continue reading

Traffic crosses the Hood Canal Bridge along state Highway 104 on Wednesday evening. The Peninsula Regional Transportation Planning Organization is examining all modes of transit in its 2040 draft plan, which is open for public comment through Oct. 18. (Brian McLean/Peninsula Daily News)

Forks honors veterans with annual ceremony

Members of the Fletcher-Wittenborn Post 9106 Veterans of Foreign Wars conduct the annual Veterans Day ceremony Monday at the Forks Transit Center. The… Continue reading

Korean War veterans eligible for Ambassador of Peace Medal

The state Department of Veterans Affairs is looking for veterans of the Korean War who may be eligible to receive an Ambassador… Continue reading

Goats, glaciers among topics in Olympic National Park talk series

“When Goats Fly,” a short film about the relocation of non-native mountain goats from Olympic National Park to their native range in… Continue reading

Port Angeles Alzheimer’s walk brings in more than $2,000

Members of Soroptimist International of Port Angeles raised $2,235 at the North Olympic Peninsula Alzheimer’s Walk on Oct. 5. Donations for this… Continue reading

Veterans to be thanked in observances

Events planned across North Olympic Peninsula

Funds offered to some Clallam County residents to cut wood smoke

Residents of Port Angeles and Sequim and neighborhoods around those cities might now qualify for grants to replace old, uncertified wood stoves with… Continue reading

Port Townsend man hurt in propane explosion

A Port Townsend man was injured after a propane gas explosion erupted while he was inside his RV. East Jefferson Fire-Rescue (EJFR)… Continue reading

Veterans feted on Peninsula

Ceremonies, dinners planned today through Tuesday

EYE ON CLALLAM: County considers new tax for Conservation Futures Fund

The three Clallam County commissioners will conduct a public hearing and consider creating a new fund, the Conservation Futures Fund, with a small additional tax,… Continue reading

Area woman hired as vice-president/business development officer for Kitsap Bank’s Sequim branch

Kitsap Bank has announced that Julie Hatch has been hired as vice-president/business development officer. Hatch will be based out of the bank’s… Continue reading

Auditions for ‘The Outsider’ begin Nov. 19 in Port Ludlow

The Ludlow Village Players has scheduled auditions for its production of “The Outsider” from 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19.… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Flight carrier landing operations scheduled this week

There will be field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week. There are no… Continue reading

Four-hour delays around Lake Crescent to resume Monday

Four-hour delays are expected to resume for three days this week beginning Monday on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent. The… Continue reading

Margins narrow on two races in Clallam County

More than 10,000 ballots received on Election Day

Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council seeks new members

Five positions open; applications due Dec. 3

Olympic Medical Center registered nurse receives DAISY award

The DAISY Foundation has recognized Karen Reeder, a registered nurse at Olympic Medical Center’s medication-assisted treatment program, with its DAISY award. The award recognizes extraordinary,… Continue reading