Vibriosis infections on rise, state officials say

An outbreak of vibriosis in Washington has already surpassed the highest number of cases ever recorded by the state for the month of… Continue reading

Water systems told to conserve

The 33 customers of the Island View Water System are operating under a Stage 3 water alert. The Clallam County Public Utility District… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: County to open bids on Dungeness floodplain project

The three Clallam County commissioners will open bids for phase one of the Lower Dungeness River Floodplain Restoration and Levee/Road Realignment Project when they meet… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to consider housing capital needs

The three Jefferson County commissioners will discuss housing capital needs with housing providers when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday The meeting will be in… Continue reading

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks as he meets with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney in Calgary, Alberta, Wednesday, July 7, 2021. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Fully vaccinated Americans possibly may enter Canada as of mid-August

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday that Canada could start allowing fully vaccinated Americans into Canada as… Continue reading

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks as he meets with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney in Calgary, Alberta, Wednesday, July 7, 2021. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)
Dan Wilder Sr. and his wife, Sally. (Photo courtesy of the Wilders)

Auto center leader, philanthropist remembered

Family: Wilder Sr. loved improving his community

Dan Wilder Sr. and his wife, Sally. (Photo courtesy of the Wilders)

Guilty plea in hate crime

Sentence Aug. 19 for Clallam Bay man

Weiling Tu of San Francisco cuts lavender with her daughters Josephine, 14, and Kelly Anne, 12, last week at Purple Haze Lavender Farm. Weiling said they were on a road trip to the Olympic National Park and wanted to see a lavender farm. (Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Lavender festivals in bloom this weekend

Many farms bring back extras following 2020 provisions

Weiling Tu of San Francisco cuts lavender with her daughters Josephine, 14, and Kelly Anne, 12, last week at Purple Haze Lavender Farm. Weiling said they were on a road trip to the Olympic National Park and wanted to see a lavender farm. (Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Sequim to test sewers with smoke starting Monday

The City of Sequim Public Works Department will conduct sanitary sewer smoke testing from Monday through July 23 in the area between North… Continue reading

On a farm in Quilcene, the free Concerts in the Barn series will present classical music performances this summer, including Seattle Symphony violinist Elisa Barston, left, and her sister Amy Sue Barston, a cellist, on July 31 and Aug. 1. With pianist Jessica Choe joining them, the Barstons will become Trio Hava, performing music of Lily Boulanger, Ludvig van Beethoven and Johannes Brahms.   photo courtesy Concerts in the Barn

Series season begins this weekend

Classical music heard indoors, outdoors

On a farm in Quilcene, the free Concerts in the Barn series will present classical music performances this summer, including Seattle Symphony violinist Elisa Barston, left, and her sister Amy Sue Barston, a cellist, on July 31 and Aug. 1. With pianist Jessica Choe joining them, the Barstons will become Trio Hava, performing music of Lily Boulanger, Ludvig van Beethoven and Johannes Brahms.   photo courtesy Concerts in the Barn

Bicyclist hurt in collision on state Highway 19; driver charged

A Silverdale woman was taken into custody for investigation of DUI and vehicular assault after a Poulsbo bicyclist was hurt on state… Continue reading

The late Stanley Cummings is pictured hiking in a photograph provided by his widow, Sigrid Cummings.

Former Northwest Maritime Center director dies

Community leader leaves legacy in Port Townsend

The late Stanley Cummings is pictured hiking in a photograph provided by his widow, Sigrid Cummings.

Gov. Jay Inslee declares state drought emergency

Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday declared a statewide drought emergency because of hot, dry conditions that… Continue reading

Peter Johnson, human resources manager for the McKinley Paper Co. mill in Port Angeles, talks about his company during Wednesday’s Port Angeles Chamber of Commerce luncheon. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

McKinley Paper Co. tells of successes

Mill aims to hire additional 20 workers

Peter Johnson, human resources manager for the McKinley Paper Co. mill in Port Angeles, talks about his company during Wednesday’s Port Angeles Chamber of Commerce luncheon. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Port Angeles man in jail after wreck

Pickup was stolen in Jefferson County, authorities said

Port of Port Angeles mulls ferry pier rehab

Grant application for federal funding likely

Soroptimists set to meet Friday

Chris Fidler and Jess Grello will address a meeting of Soroptimist International of Port Angeles at noon Friday. The public is invited… Continue reading

Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols, left, talks about a proposed mental health court program accompanied by District Court Judge Dave Neupert on Tuesday at the Clallam County Courthouse in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Mental health court proposed

Clallam County prosecuting attorney leads effort

Clallam County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols, left, talks about a proposed mental health court program accompanied by District Court Judge Dave Neupert on Tuesday at the Clallam County Courthouse in Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)