Peninsula Daily News

Sequim Elks to resume bingo games

Sequim Elks will resume its bingo games from noon to 3 p.m. Thursday. Games will be at the Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port… Continue reading

Two injured in single-car wreck

Two people were hurt when the driver failed to negotiate a curve and the car left the roadway, traveled down a 30-foot embankment… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Sustainable forestry program topic at county meeting

The three Jefferson County commissioners will hear a presentation on the sustainable forestry program from Malloree J.Weinheimer, of Chickadee Forestry, when they meet at 9… Continue reading

Port Townsend soul singer Abakis is among the Concerts on the Dock performers slated for August. (Diane Urbani de la Paz /Peninsula Daily News)

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Events set for Port Angeles, Sequim and Port Townsend

Port Townsend soul singer Abakis is among the Concerts on the Dock performers slated for August. (Diane Urbani de la Paz /Peninsula Daily News)
The North Olympic Library System’s Summer Reading program will present “Science Magic with Jeff Evans” at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

North Olympic Library System to host program on magic of science

The North Olympic Library System’s Summer Reading program will present “Science Magic with Jeff Evans” at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. No registration is… Continue reading

The North Olympic Library System’s Summer Reading program will present “Science Magic with Jeff Evans” at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Two new Washington State Patrol troopers assigned to Olympic Peninsula

The Washington State Patrol has announced the graduation of 28 new state troopers from the 114th Trooper Basic Training Class. Cadets complete more… Continue reading

Chip sealing set for U.S. Highway 101 and state Highway 19

Several work zones in a multi-county chip-seal project across the Olympic Peninsula will see continued work along U.S. 101 and state Highway 19. After the… Continue reading

Quimper Grange brings back bi-monthly dances

The Quimper Grange has announced the return of dancing from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. The bi-monthly Balkan dance parties, set… Continue reading

Book discussion groups scheduled

The North Olympic Library System will continue its book discussion groups online throughout July. Participants must register at www.nols.org to receive the… Continue reading

Civil Air Patrol plans open house Tuesday

The Dungeness Flight of the Civil Air Patrol will host an open house at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. The program is in the… Continue reading

Lora Brabant, on left, presents the Clallam County School Retirees Association’s 2021 Community Service Award to Ray and Ginni Weigel, also pictured is Daisy, the service dog. 

The Weigels were recognized for their support of the community through children’s book drives, cleaning trails, tutoring within the Port Angeles School District and other volunteer services.

Clallam County School Retirees Association recognizes service

Lora Brabant, left, presents the Clallam County School Retirees Association’s 2021 Community Service Award to Ray and Ginni Weigel, also pictured is Daisy, the service… Continue reading

Lora Brabant, on left, presents the Clallam County School Retirees Association’s 2021 Community Service Award to Ray and Ginni Weigel, also pictured is Daisy, the service dog. 

The Weigels were recognized for their support of the community through children’s book drives, cleaning trails, tutoring within the Port Angeles School District and other volunteer services.

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

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

Anna Marchand will lead two free workshops at Fort Worden on Sunday

Fort Worden workshops offered

AmeriCorps service member Anna Marchand will present two free workshops at Fort Worden State Park, 200 Battery Way, today. Marchand will discuss… Continue reading

Anna Marchand will lead two free workshops at Fort Worden on Sunday
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They were off running and walking in Forks during Saturday's Fourth of July Fun Run presented by the Forks Community Hospital. The celebration peaks today with a Grand Parade and a host of other events.

Fourth of July celebrated today

Public fireworks are planned tonight in Port Angeles and Sequim, while Forks wraps up five days of celebration. The reopening of the state on Wednesday… Continue reading

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They were off running and walking in Forks during Saturday's Fourth of July Fun Run presented by the Forks Community Hospital. The celebration peaks today with a Grand Parade and a host of other events.

Hoffman Trail closed for logging work

The Walt Hoffman Trail at Gibbs Lake County Park will close Tuesday, according to a press release from Jefferson County Parks and… Continue reading

Ann Arscott's landscapes are featured at Gallery 9 in July.

Landscapes, sculptures on view at Gallery 9

Gallery 9’s featured artists for July are landscape painter Ann Arscott and Sarah Fitch, who creates ceramic tiles and sculptures. The gallery… Continue reading

Ann Arscott's landscapes are featured at Gallery 9 in July.

North Olympic Library System to sponsor Movement Storytimes

The North Olympic Library System will sponsor Movement Storytimes at 10:30 a.m. on Fridays throughout July. The early learning program for children aged… Continue reading

OTA seeks auxiliary actors for Shakespearean Faire

The Olympic Theatre Arts Center is seeking auxiliary actors for a Shakespearean Renaissance Faire scheduled Aug. 21-22. Prospective actors are asked to contact… Continue reading

Tom Saknit's work will be on display at Port Townsend Gallery in July.

Photography, tin can art on view at Port Townsend Gallery

Tom Saknit and Loran Scruggs are the Port Townsend Gallery’s featured artists for July. The gallery at 715 Water St. is open… Continue reading

Tom Saknit's work will be on display at Port Townsend Gallery in July.