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HELP LINE: A simple way to start saving for retirement

A government website helps people begin a retirement savings account and determine their contributions.

HORSEPLAY: Local girls place at state fair; dealing with a case of colic

HORSEPLAY: Local girls place at state fair; dealing with a case of colic

Three Clallam County girls earned ribbons and placings at the Washington State Fair. Karen’s horse Indy develops, and is treated for, colic.

HORSEPLAY: Local girls place at state fair; dealing with a case of colic

PENINSULA KITCHEN: Lamb a tasty burger alternative

Lamb, which can be obtained locally, is an alternative meat for homemade burgers.

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step

The fundraiser is vital for First Step Family Support Center, which relies entirely on donations and grants to continue operations, an organizer said.

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step

Athletes bike, kayak, run in the Big Hurt

Registration ends today for the contest, now in its second year after an 11-year hiatus.

Barbecues, a boating picnic and a pool luau set for weekend

Events across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

Annual event showcases area’s natural, cultural resources.

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

Geocaching tour begins this weekend

Olympic Peninsula Tourism Commission partners have set an informal gathering tonight in Port Angeles.

Homecoming parade, game tonight in Port Angeles

Then the homecoming dance will be Saturday night in the high school’s main gym.

ISSUES OF FAITH: Letting go of mistakes the ultimate liberation

“In the end what matters most is how well did you love, how well did you live, how well did you learn to let go.” (Dalai Lama)

Quilcene Oyster run set for Saturday

The races are tailored for varying ages and abilities.

‘Weird’ author to speak at library in Port Hadlock

‘Weird’ author to speak at library in Port Hadlock

Before the free public presentation, the author will visit with students in grades 3-5 at Chimacum School.

‘Weird’ author to speak at library in Port Hadlock

President of Pocock Racing Shells to speak in Port Hadlock

The free talk will discuss boat construction and the techniques and materials used to design 21st-century racing hulls.

Sequim woman receives home assistance through Habitat for Humanity

Sequim woman receives home assistance through Habitat for Humanity

Eula Cook moved into her own home in late August with her 11-year-old granddaughter, Brielle.

Sequim woman receives home assistance through Habitat for Humanity
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A GROWING CONCERN: Diligence due with onset of rain

Even a few dropped petals can spell mold and mildew at this time of year.

Andrew May/for Peninsula Daily News
BACK WHEN: Dr. and Mrs. Plut arrive in Port Ludlow

BACK WHEN: Dr. and Mrs. Plut arrive in Port Ludlow

The early experiences of Dr. and Mrs. Plut in Port Ludlow are chronicled.

BACK WHEN: Dr. and Mrs. Plut arrive in Port Ludlow

BIRD WATCH: Audubon offers a wealth of information

From newsletters to gorgeous rendered websites, its chapters offer it all.

HELP LINE: Use nursing home experiences to make lists

Hearing the story of a friend’s mother’s experiences in the nursing home inspired writer to make lists of her own.

Sunland to host wine tasting Saturday

Sunland to host wine tasting Saturday

The event will feature eight wineries and 27 wines.

Sunland to host wine tasting Saturday