Rex Wilson

Port Angeles chamber debuts new tourist brochure, other marketing moves

PORT ANGELES -- "A million-acre park is just the start." And with that quote on the cover, the Port Angeles Chamber of Commerce's 2005 tourist… Continue reading

Victoria: Peninsula residents among thousands hailing Queen’s golden jubilee

VICTORIA -- This city named after a venerable British monarch celebrated the 50-year reign of another. And as a smiling Queen Elizabeth II walked among… Continue reading

To our readers

Today is the day the spring/summer North Olympic Peninsula Newcomers' and Visitors' Guide makes its debut. The 120-page Guide is the Peninsula's largest, and with… Continue reading

To readers of

Friday's editions of the Peninsula Daily News will include our spring/summer Home & Garden section. The section is not only full of good ideas and… Continue reading

Port Angeles: City Hall to get classes in sensitivity following Coast Guard complaints of bias

PORT ANGELES -- Police and other city employees will undertake cultural diversity and sensitivity training classes in response to complaints of racism and unfair treatment… Continue reading

Port Angeles: “Zero tolerance” of racism focus of task force

PORT ANGELES -- "It's the ugly conversation no community wants to have." But City Councilwoman Karen Rogers says she and a task force of city… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Coast Guard complains of racism, discrimination

Some personnel at the Port Angeles Coast Guard station say they have been taunted, vandalized, discriminated against -- and in one case goaded into a… Continue reading

Coast Guard stages rescue drill in front of hundreds in Port Angeles

The kayaker treaded water. Brightly colored smoke rose nearby from his signal flare. About 500 feet in the air, an orange and white HH-C5A Dolphin… Continue reading

Trip of the Week: Visiting the living room of the region’s resident killer whales

PORT TOWNSEND -- You're in their living room, so you must behave. That means you shut down your engine, float for awhile and keep watch… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Outstanding Peninsula Coast Guard personnel recognized at luncheon

PORT ANGELES -- The Coast Guard began its watch in Port Angeles 139 years ago Wednesday, and it hasn't left since. That persistence was celebrated… Continue reading

It’s Seattle’s big baseball day, and the more, the Mariner

Today is the big day for Seattle's biggest-ever baseball season. The eyes of the world are on Safeco Field as the All-Star Game begins at… Continue reading