Rob Ollikainen

Port Angeles council OKs union contract

The Port Angeles City Council has approved a four-year contract with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 997. The linemen, fleet mechanics… Continue reading

Sequim man charged in federal court with selling meth

A Sequim man has been charged in federal court with selling 170 grams — or six ounces — of methamphetamine in Sequim and… Continue reading

Court delays trial of man accused in four Port Angeles deaths

Alleged quadruple murderer Matthew Timothy Wetherington’s September trial date has been stricken because more evidence is pending. Wetherington, 35, is charged with… Continue reading

Port Angeles OKs ordinance allowing rideshares

Uber, Lyft have inquired about operations

Proposal would rid Port Angeles of parking requirements

A split City Council grappled Tuesday with a surprise proposal to eliminate minimum off-street parking requirements for homes and businesses in Port… Continue reading

County cleans up housekeeping detail for Chicken Coop Road

Clallam County has vacated rights of way on small sections of Chicken Coop and Zaccardo roads, an administrative step needed to finalize… Continue reading

Water restrictions set by PUD for area west of Sekiu

Stage 4 alert in place for Island View system

Clallam PUD announces water alerts

Voluntary water conservation is being encouraged in three Clallam County Public Utility District water systems in the Port Angeles area. PUD officials announced… Continue reading

Walk into history: Tribal leaders view refurbished mural

Three Lower Elwha Klallam tribal leaders met with Port Angeles artist Cory Ench to view the “I’e’nis/Ennis Creek” mural that Ench painted… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Port Angeles council to consider rideshare services

Peninsula Daily News The Port Angeles City Council will consider a code change to allow rideshare services like Uber and Lyft to operate in the… Continue reading

Bellingham woman dies after Lake Crescent rescue

A Bellingham woman died Thursday after being rescued by a fellow swimmer in Lake Crescent, Olympic National Park officials said Friday.… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles wins $2 million settlement

Lawsuit also secures insurance firms liability for cleanups

Heavy equipment crews to dig test pits for soil samples

Crews will begin field surveys this month at the long-dormant Rayonier mill site for the eventual removal of the dock and jetty… Continue reading

Outcomes remain the same in Clallam ballot count

The Clallam County Auditor’s Office counted 90 late-arriving ballots Thursday in the fifth count of the primary election. No primary races flipped… Continue reading

Eric Stacey Greene is led to the Clallam County jail after pleading guilty to child rape. (Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News)

Neah Bay man sentenced for child rape

A Neah Bay man has been sentenced to at least 10 years in prison for raping two children he babysat over a… Continue reading

Eric Stacey Greene is led to the Clallam County jail after pleading guilty to child rape. (Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News)

EDC requests funds, partnership with public utility district

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners have been asked to consider a $20,000 funding request and partnership with Clallam County Economic Development Corp.,… Continue reading

Port Angeles man pleads insanity in shooting

A Port Angeles man charged with shooting at his neighbor and a Clallam County sheriff’s deputy in July 2018 has pleaded not… Continue reading