Toy distribution set Saturday in Port Angeles

The Christmas Angel program will be distributing donated toys from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday or until all toys are distributed.… Continue reading

Clallam County voting districts set for next decade

Nearly 3,000 residents shift from Sequim area to Port Angeles zone

Dave Logan
Holding a giant check of the $540,000 donation from the Olympic Medical Center Foundation to the hospital are, from left, OMC Executive Committee member Karen Rogers, OMC Commissioner Chair John Nutter, OMC CEO Darryl Wolfe, and Bruce Skinner, executive director of the foundation.
Dave Logan
Holding a giant check of the $540,000 donation from the Olympic Medical Center Foundation to the hospital are, from left, OMC Executive Committee member Karen Rogers, OMC Commissioner Chair John Nutter, OMC CEO Darryl Wolfe, and Bruce Skinner, executive director of the foundation.

Over 11 million COVID vaccine doses given in Washington state in past year

Since the first COVID-19 vaccine shipment arrived in Washington state one year ago, more than 11.3 million doses of vaccine have been administered… Continue reading

The tiny homes built in the field beside the Evangelical Bible Church in Port Townsend were transported Thursday morning to Pat’s Place, the new transitional housing village a mile and a half away. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)
The tiny homes built in the field beside the Evangelical Bible Church in Port Townsend were transported Thursday morning to Pat’s Place, the new transitional housing village a mile and a half away. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Port Townsend Arts Commission revises grant schedule

The Port Townsend Arts Commission has revised its grant schedule and grants process for 2022. Beginning in January, the commission will review… Continue reading

Sequencing tests underway for wrestling teams

Health officer monitors outbreak for omicron variant

Inslee announces $187M plan for salmon recovery

Gov. Jay Inslee has proposed investing $187 million in salmon recovery as part of his 2022 budget and policy proposals.… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2021

County OKs new video conferencing equipment

Purchase aimed at improving quality for virtual meetings

Navy sets training for today

Naval Magazine Indian Island has scheduled a training exercise today. All training activities will take place on base within the installation boundaries,… Continue reading

Madison Estus, 10, of Lacey takes a break from ice skating among a collection of skating aids at the Port Angeles Winter Ice Village over the weekend. The village offers daily ice skating from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Jan. 3. (Keith Thorpe / Peninsula Daily News)

Quick skating break

Madison Estus, 10, of Lacey takes a break from ice skating among a collection of skating aids at the Port Angeles Winter Ice Village over… Continue reading

Madison Estus, 10, of Lacey takes a break from ice skating among a collection of skating aids at the Port Angeles Winter Ice Village over the weekend. The village offers daily ice skating from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Jan. 3. (Keith Thorpe / Peninsula Daily News)
U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Scott Wood
An EA-18G Growler taxis down the airstrip on Naval Air Station Whidbey Island during the squadron’s welcome home ceremony in August 2017.

Whidbey anti-noise group gets wins in Navy Growler lawsuit

Judge: Navy didn’t consider all environmental impacts

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Scott Wood
An EA-18G Growler taxis down the airstrip on Naval Air Station Whidbey Island during the squadron’s welcome home ceremony in August 2017.
Matthew Rainwater.
Matthew Rainwater.

Jefferson County commissioners approve biennial budget

By Garrett Harr Peninsula Daily News PORT TOWNSEND - The Jefferson County commissioners has approved the final 2022-2023 Jefferson County biennial budget. The commissioners adopted… Continue reading

Military-grade flare detonated near North Beach Park

A military-grade flare was detonated on a Port Townsend beach last weekend. At about 8 p.m. Saturday, the Port Townsend Police Department… Continue reading

Officials warn of continued avalanche danger in Cascades

A powerful weekend storm that dumped several feet of snow in the Cascade mountains proved deadly for one man on… Continue reading

  • Dec 15, 2021

Oregon confirms first 3 cases of omicron variant

Oregon on Monday became the latest state to confirm cases of the omicron variant of COVID-19, officials said. The… Continue reading

Town hall on poplar tree removal plan set tonight

Controversial plan topic of online forum