The City of Sequim plans to begin paving West Fir Street on March 31, depending on weather. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Paving of Sequim’s West Fir Street to begin Tuesday

Asphalt paving of West Fir Street is expected to begin on Tuesday, weather permitting. The paving project is slated for 7 a.m. to… Continue reading


Chain gang busy on county roads

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office Chain Gang picked up 500 pounds of roadside litter from 3 miles of west 18th Street, 260… Continue reading


Man placed on $100k bail after attacking nurse and officers

Officers initially called to hospital for aggression

Peninsula students make dean’s list in University of Washington semester

Several Olympic Peninsula natives have been named to the University of Washington’s autumn 2019 dean’s list. To qualify, a student must have completed… Continue reading

River’s Edge purchase step in Dungeness River preservation project

While dozens of projects throughout the region have been postponed, a collaborative push to conserve more than 100 acres of farmland in Sequim… Continue reading

New donation centers

Two new centers have been set up to accept help during the COVID-19 pandemic. In Port Angeles, a Volunteer and Donation Center will open at… Continue reading

Port of Port Townsend OKs pilot center

Mobile home will act as a lounge at Jefferson County International Airport

Virus prompts cancellations on Peninsula

The Peninsula Daily News site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

Many parks closed but trails open with cautions

Parks and other federal and state lands are closed to visitors during the COVID-19 crisis, although many hiking trails are open but with reduced services.… Continue reading

Getting out, staying safe: Hiker experiences Lake Angeles

Now this is social distancing. You could hear a pin drop from the frozen shores of Lake Angeles on Sunday, miles… Continue reading

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In Iran, false belief a poison fights virus kills hundreds

Standing over the still body of an intubated 5-year-old boy wearing nothing… Continue reading

Grant funds new breast pumps in Clallam County

Olympic Medical Center recently received a $6,390 grant from the Benjamin N. Phillips Memorial Fund to buy six Medela Symphony breast pumps.… Continue reading

Jeff Lunt named Franklin Elementary School principal

The Port Angeles School Board announced that Jeff Lunt has been named principal of Franklin Elementary School. Lunt, who was named assistant… Continue reading

Hospitals rush to find beds for surge of virus patients

With her due date fast approaching, Kelly McCarty packed a bag with… Continue reading