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Cook, Cooper promoted at Bonneville Power Administration

The Bonneville Power Administration announced that Joel Cook is its new chief operating officer as of Sunday. Cook served as the administration’s… Continue reading

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Three to Tangle by LarryDavidson is among those to be displayed inte  Port Ludlow Art League group show for May, which will be online.

Port Ludlow Art League to raffle off paintings

Proceeds to benefit scholarship fund

Three to Tangle by LarryDavidson is among those to be displayed inte  Port Ludlow Art League group show for May, which will be online.

State allocates $20 million for Port Hadlock sewer project

The state Legislature has allocated $20.175 million to the Port Hadlock sewer project, bringing it to within about $2 million to move… Continue reading

Rachel Anderson

Sequim city council member recognized

The Association of Washington Cities has awarded a Certificate of Municipal Leadership to Sequim City Council member Rachel Anderson. The certificate program recognizes… Continue reading

Rachel Anderson
Tanner Zahrt

New principal to take helm of Port Angeles High School

Port Angeles High School will have a new principal as of July 1. Tanner Zahrt, who most recently served as assistant principal… Continue reading

Tanner Zahrt
Work crews will begin chip sealing and bridge maintenance this summer. (State Department of Transportation)
Work crews will begin chip sealing and bridge maintenance this summer. (State Department of Transportation)

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

In-person meeting Tuesday at 7:30 a.m. at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive (off U.S. Highway 101). This week features… Continue reading

The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles raised $7,022 for local food banks in its 27th Community Tuna Fish Drive. 

Jerrie Tiderman, Kiwanis tuna chair, presented a check for $4,122 to Emily Dexter, executive director of the Port Angeles Food Bank. 

The club donated the remaining $2,900 from the annual drive to the Salvation Army Food Bank. 

Pictured, from left to right, are Carl Gay, Tim Crowley, Jerrie Tiderman, Emily Dexter, Peggy Norris, Carol McLean, Dick McLean, Lloyd Eisenman and Mark Hannah.

Kiwanis 27th Community Tuna Fish Drive raises funds

The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles raised $7,022 for local food banks in its 27th Community Tuna Fish Drive. Jerrie Tiderman, Kiwanis tuna chair, presented… Continue reading

The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles raised $7,022 for local food banks in its 27th Community Tuna Fish Drive. 

Jerrie Tiderman, Kiwanis tuna chair, presented a check for $4,122 to Emily Dexter, executive director of the Port Angeles Food Bank. 

The club donated the remaining $2,900 from the annual drive to the Salvation Army Food Bank. 

Pictured, from left to right, are Carl Gay, Tim Crowley, Jerrie Tiderman, Emily Dexter, Peggy Norris, Carol McLean, Dick McLean, Lloyd Eisenman and Mark Hannah.
Dr. Fred Campbell

Native American Culture Fair presented virtually this week

PORT ANGELES – “We Rise. We Carry On. We Heal.” That’s the theme of the Seventh Annual Native American Culture Fair to be offered virtually… Continue reading

Dr. Fred Campbell

NODC offers assistance for developing online presence

The North Olympic Peninsula Resource Conservation and Development Council is offering free ecommerce technical advising to businesses that have experienced a COVID-19-related drop in business.… Continue reading

NOLS community briefing scheduled Monday

The North Olympic Library System will provide an online briefing at 6 p.m. Monday. The briefing will cover the library’s commitment to… Continue reading

Nancy McFaul works on a new piece surrounded by finished images.

Pen and ink with watercolors medium for artist

The art of Nancy McFaul will be featured at Harbor Art Gallery during May and June. Using pen and ink and adding… Continue reading

Nancy McFaul works on a new piece surrounded by finished images.

Strait Turners to meet Tuesday

Strait Turners, a local woodturners group, will meet at noon Tuesday. The meeting will stream on Zoom. Allen Stratton will demonstrate cross grain… Continue reading

Michael Schmitt will present “More than Improv: Finding Your Voice” at noon Thursday. 

Schmitt will address an online meeting of the Jefferson County Toastmasters Club.

Toastmasters meet to talk techniques

Michael Schmitt will present “More than Improv: Finding Your Voice” at noon Thursday. Schmitt will address an online meeting of the Jefferson… Continue reading

Michael Schmitt will present “More than Improv: Finding Your Voice” at noon Thursday. 

Schmitt will address an online meeting of the Jefferson County Toastmasters Club.

Weekly flight operations scheduled

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

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County considers comprehensive plan amendments

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider four amendments to the comprehensive plan when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. To join the meeting go… Continue reading

Merril Smith.

Brinnon Fire District commissioner dies at age 85

Brinnon Fire Commissioner Meril Smith has died at the age of 85. He died Wednesday of natural causes while visiting his daughter in… Continue reading

Merril Smith.

EYE ON CLALLAM: Port of Port Angeles pursues passenger airline service

Peninsula Daily News Port of Port Angeles commissioners will consider another step in acquiring passenger airline service between Port Angeles and Seattle when they meet… Continue reading

Dream Playground site coordinator coming Monday

Old pickets can be picked up, if wanted on Saturday

Free workshops set Saturday at Fort Worden

AmeriCorps service members will present two free workshops at Fort Worden State Park on Saturday. Anna Marchand will discuss the natural history… Continue reading