Command changes hands at Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles

There’s a new commanding officer at Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles. Cmdr. M. Scott Jackson assumed command Friday from… Continue reading


Dedications made to Cynthia Little and her impact on Sunland community

Friends and neighbors, along with members and staff at Sunland Golf & Country Club, gathered at the club this month to honor Cynthia… Continue reading


NEWS BRIEFS: Applicants for awards sought … and other items

Soroptimist International of Sequim seeks applicants for its $2,000 vocational/technical award. Applications are due Friday, July 1. They can be accessed by visiting… Continue reading


Port Angeles woman injured in wreck near Discovery Bay

A 74-year-old Port Angeles woman was injured Saturday when the Honda Civic she was riding in was struck by a Toyota Avalon… Continue reading

Sequim hires hearing examiner for dispute with port over John Wayne Marina

City officials have hired a hearing examiner to adjudicate a dispute with the Port of Port Angeles over John Wayne Marina. The city… Continue reading

Sequim woman dies in motorcycle crash on Highway 101 near Port Angeles

A 19-year-old woman who died late Thursday afternoon was the fifth motorcyclist to be killed or injured in a motorcycle crash in… Continue reading

U.S. Highway 101 work taking place east and west of Barnes Point this week

Work on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent will continue west and east of Barnes Point this week starting Monday. No… Continue reading

Winner expected today in Race to Alaska

The 750-mile Race To Alaska is expected to crown a victor this morning, one week after the event began its second leg… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County commissioners to discuss plastic bags

Clallam County commissioners will discuss a proposal to prohibit thin-film, non-compostable plastic bags Monday. The work session will begin at 9 a.m. in the commissioners’… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners expected to approve resurfacing Center Road

Jefferson County commissioners are expected to create a county project to resurface and restore Center Road in Quilcene when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

UPDATE: Highway 101 wreck near Port Angeles kills Sequim woman, 19

Brooke L. Bedinger, 19, of Sequim was identified this morning by the State Patrol as the motorcyclist who died at the scene… Continue reading

Draw a bath: Soaking in the forest atmosphere at Fort Worden

When she first heard of forest bathing, Ellen Falconer wondered. Is that like some nudist thing? Turns out you take this bath… Continue reading

Port Angeles City Council appoints members to Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

A two-thirds majority of the Port Angeles City Council has appointed seven members to the influential Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. The volunteer… Continue reading

Official: Clallam can’t change legal age for tobacco, vaping

Clallam County and cities within its borders may want to but can’t increase the state-mandated smoking and vaping legal age from 18… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners urged to find fireworks compromise

The Clallam County commissioners overwhelmingly heard during a public hearing Tuesday that a county-wide ban on fireworks is not the answer. Commissioners… Continue reading

Olympic National Park to start capturing mountain goats this summer

Olympic National Park will begin capturing mountain goats late this summer now that the Park Service has released its record of… Continue reading

Agreement step in bringing high-speed internet to La Push

An $800,000 project will bring broadband internet to La Push, Gov. Jay Inslee has announced. A memorandum of understanding with the Quileute… Continue reading

Port Angeles Food Bank director leaves; new director to come on board in July

After more than four years of growth and steady leadership, the Port Angeles Food Bank has a new director, board members said.… Continue reading

Negotiations begin for one emergency dispatch center for both Peninsula counties

Negotiations are underway for a regional dispatch center that would provide 9-1-1 services for the North Olympic Peninsula. The Port Angeles City… Continue reading

Washington, other states plan to sue over family separations

Washington, California and at least nine other states are planning to sue the Trump administration over its… Continue reading

  • Jun 22, 2018