Rob Ollikainen

Port Angeles Community and Economic Development director named

Port Angeles Planning Manager Allyson Brekke has been promoted to Community and Economic Development director, city officials announced. Brekke, who joined the… Continue reading


Port Angeles OKs Indigenous People’s Day after debate

After a lively debate, the Port Angeles City Council voted last week to recognize Indigenous People’s Day on Columbus Day. The council… Continue reading


EYE ON CLALLAM: County panel to discuss administrator search

Peninsula Daily News Clallam County commissioners will discuss the next steps to be taken in the search for a county administrator when they meet at… Continue reading


Port Angeles skating rink outlined: Organizers seek volunteers, funds for winter village

Plans have been unveiled for a seasonal ice skating rink and winter village in downtown Port Angeles. Organizers of the Port Angeles… Continue reading

Bail set at $25,000 for Port Angeles man suspected in crime spree

Bail was set at $25,000 Monday for a Port Angeles man suspected in a recent crime spree. Brandon K. Hall, who was… Continue reading

Area breweries, wineries, art, music featured at Arts & Draughts

Beer, wine, art and live music will be served this weekend at the Port Angeles Arts & Draughts beer and wine festival.… Continue reading

Artists to demonstrate techniques at Arts & Draughts

Painters, sculptors, spinners and weavers will put the arts in Arts & Draughts this weekend. Local and regional artisans will demonstrate their… Continue reading

Port Angeles to study housing needs

The Port Angeles City Council has hired a La Conner consultant to conduct a housing needs assessment for the city. Council members… Continue reading

Water main breaks on West 10th Street in Port Angeles

City crews were working to repair a water main that had broken at West 10th and N streets late this afternoon. Crews… Continue reading

Celebration planned for suicide barriers on Port Angeles bridges

A community block party is planned on the Eighth Street bridges Wednesday evening. Billed as a “thank you” concert for the people… Continue reading

Log truck spills load on Highway 112 west of Joyce

A portion of state Highway 112 was closed for more than four hours Friday after a fully-loaded log truck overturned west of… Continue reading

Molestation trial date set

A Sequim man has pleaded not guilty to molesting a girl at his residence about two years ago. Brian Russell Dilley, 37,… Continue reading

Two Port Angeles council members walk out of joint meeting in protest

Port Angeles City Council members Jim Moran and Cherie Kidd left a joint meeting with the city Planning Commission in protest last… Continue reading

Port Angeles hotel robbed; police say suspect was wearing red, yellow contacts

City police on Saturday were investigating an early-morning robbery at the Port Angeles Days Inn. A man entered the main lobby of… Continue reading

Searchers find overdue mushroom hunter on West End

An overdue mushroom hunter was rescued by Clallam County Search and Rescue in a West End forest today. Curtis Price, 53, of Forks… Continue reading

State Transportation Commission hears of issues related to Peninsula’s isolation

A state panel was immersed in North Olympic Peninsula transportation issues this week. The state Transportation Commission gathered input on Wednesday from… Continue reading

Funding swap discussed: State panel told change would ease building infrastructure

It would be faster and less expensive for small cities and rural counties to build roads and bridges if they could swap… Continue reading

Teacher salary pact reached for Crescent School

The Crescent School District and its teachers’ union have agreed on a salary schedule for the current school year, ending months of negotiations… Continue reading

Travel trailer stolen from Forks

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office was investigating Tuesday the theft of a 16-foot travel trailer that was reported as stolen in Forks on… Continue reading

Sequim woman charged with assault, resisting arrest

A Sequim woman has been charged after she allegedly barged into a house, assaulted a man and a boy, fled from law… Continue reading