ISSUES OF FAITH: Remember to bring God with you this summer

MEMORIAL DAY 2019 has come and gone. It is a day we don’t recognize quite enough. I think a whole lot of us see it… Continue reading

Unity speaker set for this weekend

George Lindamood will present “The Third Half of Life” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Lindamood will be the guest speaker at Unity in… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Learn to bouquet like a professional

Friday was the official start of summer. However, it was explained to me numerous times when I first moved here… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Medicare continues to confuse readers

THIS IS AN aside. Maybe because I’m beginning with it, it’s an affront. No, I intended no affront. All I intended was to warn everyone… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Locals place at interstate meet

SO FAR THIS late spring we’ve experienced many days with wonderful weather to ride in, haven’t we? While I wasn’t able to participate this year,… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center Auxiliary donates $34K for hospital equipment

Leif Olson, Olympic Medical Center Auxiliary president, has announced six donations to Olympic Medical Center departments for medical equipment as part of… Continue reading

PENINSULA KITCHEN: For quick camp cooking, bring along broth

CONTINUING THE CONVERSATION from May about camp cooking, recently we camped on a cobble beach on the Hoh River. Enjoying the day, we didn’t notice… Continue reading

West End Thunder drag races return to Forks from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

Drag races, Disabled Hikers outing, Irish music on the Peninsula

Drag races, a Disabled Hikers-led outing and traditional Irish music are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on… Continue reading

West End Thunder drag races return to Forks from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

ISSUES OF FAITH: The Bible should inspire our imaginations

IMAGINATION. CHILDREN USUALLY have very good imaginations. Adults? Not so much. As we grow older, we often become ensnared by observable, comprehendible, explainable facts. Reason… Continue reading

PHOTO: Dogs and their people rest on the shore

Wendy Boyd, left, and Karol Gray, both of Port Angeles, escape the heat by playing fetch with dogs Buddy, left, and Cream along the shore… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Make thyme to add herbs to your garden

SINCE I GAVE you a large to-do list two weeks in a row, let me pile on yet another chore. As you know, Lavender Fest… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Long-Term Care Trust Act will help people get help

I’M ALL ATWITTER. I have a new acronym to play with! Ready? It’s LTCTA. … Hmm … that’s not near as much fun, when you… Continue reading

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International Surfing Day, Hot Rods and Hot Dogs on tap this week

International Surfing Day, Peninsula Dream Machines’ Hot Rods and Hot Dogs, a crabbing lecture and a low-tide beach walk are among the upcoming activities on… Continue reading

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ISSUES OF FAITH: Beauty in a broken world

SO MUCH IN our society seems broken right now: our democracy, our relationship to the natural world, our tolerance for cruelty and hate, and the… Continue reading

PHOTO: A day in the sun at Port Williams County Park

Kelin Schaafsma of Sequim and her son Asher Schaafsma, 3, play in sand on the shores of Sequim Bay at Port Williams County Park as… Continue reading

THE COOKING HOBBYIST: How I sort of made a new cookie

Otherwise known as: How my doughnuts went terribly wrong

A GROWING CONCERN: The list goes on for summer gardens

I HOPE EVERYONE has been very busy this last week with the to-do list, otherwise with today’s continuing job list you will be as busy… Continue reading

HELP LINE: There might be help available if you need it

THIS IS GOING to be one of those “gobbledygook” columns, meaning that it’s going to be about a couple of specific programs. If everything is… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Locals compete in Patterned Speed Horse show

IT WAS SO good seeing the old gang at last weekend’s Patterned Speed Horse Show. There, I saw something old, something new, something borrowed and… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Motorcyclists to meet on Saturday … and other items

The Christian Motorcycles Association will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday. The club meets at the Mariner Cafe, 609 W. Washington St. The meetings… Continue reading