Clallam Public Utility District OKs membership dues after debate

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners have approved membership dues after debating annual payments to Northwest RiverPartners and the county’s Economic Development… Continue reading

 

Federal sentence set for Port Townsend man

Kelly to serve total of 5 years, 6 months

 

Inaugural prompts higher security

Law enforcement has no threats; acting out of caution

 

While Fort Worden State Park is relatively quiet this winter, two Officers' Row houses are encased in plastic while their wooden siding is refurbished. The six-month project, funded by Washington State Parks, is expected to be complete by spring. Diane Urbani de la Paz

Officers Row houses get makeover

State funds work on historic buildings

While Fort Worden State Park is relatively quiet this winter, two Officers' Row houses are encased in plastic while their wooden siding is refurbished. The six-month project, funded by Washington State Parks, is expected to be complete by spring. Diane Urbani de la Paz

State Patrol: Everett woman hurt in three-car crash on state Highway 104

A 55-year-old Everett woman was injured during a three-car collision when the car she was riding in hit the back of another… Continue reading

This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

WHAT WE KNOW: Coronavirus outbreak at a glance

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This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

COVID-19 cases up across Washington state

The state Department of Health said that COVID-19 cases appear to be increasingly sharply statewide in the most recent data. The flat and… Continue reading

Vaccine supply limited, Peninsula officers say

No new cases reported in Clallam, two in Jefferson counties

Dr. Robert Clark
Dr. Robert Clark

Wind gusts cause some 6,000 outages on Peninsula

Pole breaks in Clallam County; line replaced in Jefferson County

Road closure forces delay of PDN, Forks Forum

Fallen trees that blocked U.S. Highway 101 on both sides of Lake Crescent halted delivery of Wednesday’s Peninsula Daily News and Forks Forum newspapers to… Continue reading

Clallam County seeks volunteers for Conservation Futures board

The Clallam County commissioners have announced five openings for the Conservation Futures Program Advisory Board. Applications must be received by close of business on Friday,… Continue reading

Former police chief to get $125K settlement

A former Wapato police chief who was fired last year is expected to collect a $125,000 settlement following employment claims… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2021

Jefferson Healthcare breach possibly affects 2,550 people

Phishing attack hits employee email, not medical, financial records

Naval Magazine Indian Island to conduct security training exercise

Naval Magazine Indian Island will conduct a security training exercise Thursday. Installation personnel and residents living in the communities surrounding Indian Island… Continue reading

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Port of Port Angeles director seeks new role as part-time project manager

Karen Goschen to stay on until replacement can be identified

Karen Goschen.
A car splashes through a puddle of standing water on Ediz Hook Road in Port Angeles on Tuesday after heavy overnight rains soaked much of the North Olympic Peninsula. Drier weather is expected today and Thursday with unsettled conditions forecast for Thursday night into Friday. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Standing water

A car splashes through a puddle of standing water on Ediz Hook Road in Port Angeles on Tuesday after heavy overnight rains soaked much of… Continue reading

A car splashes through a puddle of standing water on Ediz Hook Road in Port Angeles on Tuesday after heavy overnight rains soaked much of the North Olympic Peninsula. Drier weather is expected today and Thursday with unsettled conditions forecast for Thursday night into Friday. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Independent Zumba instructor Bailey Burkhartsmeier teaches a spread-out, masked class for a handful of students at the Port Townsend Community Center on Tuesday morning. Statewide guidelines allowing in-person exercise — with restrictions — are inspiring fitness enthusiasts to come back to gyms and yoga studios this week. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Zumba class

Independent Zumba instructor Bailey Burkhartsmeier teaches a spread-out, masked class for a handful of students at the Port Townsend Community Center on Tuesday morning. Statewide… Continue reading

Independent Zumba instructor Bailey Burkhartsmeier teaches a spread-out, masked class for a handful of students at the Port Townsend Community Center on Tuesday morning. Statewide guidelines allowing in-person exercise — with restrictions — are inspiring fitness enthusiasts to come back to gyms and yoga studios this week. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)