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Sequim schools superintendent takes East Wenatchee post

SEQUIM - Schools Superintendent Garn Christensen accepted the position of superintendent of East Wenatchee's Eastmont School District on Wednesday night, telling his staff and Sequim… Continue reading

Teen guilty in fatal hit-run — but not of vehicular homicide

PORT ANGELES - A jury Thursday found 19-year old Shawn Louis Newman guilty of leaving the scene of a fatal car-pedestrian collision and driving under… Continue reading

Man who held police at bay may be charged with attempted murder

PORT ANGELES - A man who threatened to stab police officers during a 2½-hour standoff Tuesday will face charges of either attempted murder of a… Continue reading

Something not normally seen in Port Angeles: graffiti

PORT ANGELES - A rash of graffiti has stuck Port Angeles neighborhoods, and police say there is not much they can do about it. In… Continue reading

Scientists puzzled over dead zones along Pacific coast

LAPUSH - Scientists say more research is needed off the Washington coast to determine whether a seasonal fish kill is normal, increasing or predictable. Last… Continue reading

Clallam law enforcement agencies short of prospects

Clallam County law enforcement agencies are finding it tough to fill their ranks. Law enforcement officials said that with their rigorous screening process, and better-paying… Continue reading

Joyce community bids farewell to blight

JOYCE - Mike and Nellie Hazlet were robbed on a regular basis, almost every night, they said - scrap pieces of wood from their yard,… Continue reading

Injured Ukrainian mariner reunited with his rescuers

PORT ANGELES - Vyacheslav Kornya nearly lost his left leg during an accident at sea in November. But when members of Coast Guard rescue crew… Continue reading

A budding biologist’s big day involves sea lion beached on Ediz Hook

PORT ANGELES - Lili Muth has something cool for show and tell when her Marine Ecology 270 class meets on Thursday. Muth, a student in… Continue reading

Flu arrives on North Olympic Peninsula

The flu has reached the North Olympic Peninsula, and county health departments warn that it is not too late to get flu shots. With confirmed… Continue reading

Sequim boys emerge from forest with admonishment to be prepared

SEQUIM - Two teens missing in the Olympic National Forest walked out of the woods Thursday morning after an all-night search by rescuers. Jake Billmark,… Continue reading

PA fluoride foes keep up fight

PORT ANGELES - Fluoridation foes continued their fight to put two initiatives before the voters of Port Angeles by filing an appeal with the state… Continue reading

Cougars stalk home near Sequim

SEQUIM - It may be a few weeks before Caroline Caldwell feels safe in her yard again. Two young cougars have been killed in her… Continue reading

Discovery Bay golf course nears its final hole

PORT TOWNSEND - The principal owner of the money-losing Discovery Bay Golf Club assured a crowd of 70 golfers and neighbors Thursday that his land… Continue reading