Jefferson: Former Port Ludlow resident finds gold in “Legally Blonde” success

PORT TOWNSEND -- Kirsten Smith stalked Rose Theatre owner Rocky Friedman. She buttonholed him on street corners, harangued him at film showings and even enlisted… Continue reading

Jefferson: Mats Mats Quarry barbecue draws crowd

PORT LUDLOW -- People who came to an open house and barbecue at Mats Mats Quarry on Friday displayed none of the rancor that has… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Rayonier dock repair project raises concerns

PORT ANGELES -- Rayonier, Inc., wants to refurbish its Ennis Drive dock, but a local environmental group claims replacing pilings will stir up contaminated sediment.… Continue reading

SLAIN DEPUTY HONORED YEAR AFTER SHOOTING DEATH

PORT ANGELES -- It was the late Wally Davis for whom the bell tolled Sunday afternoon. A crowd of nearly 100 people -- most uniformed… Continue reading

Discovery Bay: More interviews planned in fatal crash

DISCOVERY BAY -- Investigators plan to interview two more witnesses to the two car-crash on U.S. Highway 101 that killed a Marysville woman Wednesday and… Continue reading

Joyce Daze offers pies, pies and — did we say pies?

JOYCE -- Pies, pies and more pies. That's what attracted hundreds Saturday to the annual Joyce Daze celebration. According to event volunteer Debrah Moriarty of… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Slain deputy to be recalled today on anniversary of shooting death

PORT ANGELES -- Slain Clallam County Sheriff's Deputy Wally Davis will be remembered today, the first anniversary of his fatal shooting. A public ceremony is… Continue reading

Port Hadlock: Bank robber still at large

PORT HADLOCK -- A robber who held up the Bank of America branch office remained at large Saturday, more than a day after he made… Continue reading

Sequim: Irrigation Festival float a winner in several parades

Sequim's Irrigation Festival float has returned home with another trophy. The Joyce Daze Wild Blackberry Award was presented Saturday to the Sequim Ditchwalkers for their… Continue reading

West End: County lifts burn ban

Clallam County officials are lifting the fire ban on the West End. But burning restrictions remain in effect east of Lake Crescent and in eastern… Continue reading

Discovery Bay: Crash victim’s condition upgraded

DISCOVERY BAY -- A 79-year-old Sequim women injured in a head-on crash was upgraded to satisfactory condition Thursday as investigators continued looking into the collision… Continue reading

Olympic National Park: Proposed hydroelectric project raises eyebrows –April Fools” joke?

Amusement to exasperation to outright opposition -- that's been the reaction to a man who says he's applied for a federal license to build a… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Slain deputy to be recalled on anniversary of shooting death

PORT ANGELES -- Slain Clallam County Sheriff's Deputy Wally Davis will be remembered Sunday, the first anniversary of his fatal shooting. A public ceremony is… Continue reading

Port Townsend: Jefferson General Hospital program may face competition

Jefferson General Hospital administrators are worried competition from a private hospice provider will prompt the elimination of an 18-year hospital program. Jefferson General Home Health… Continue reading

Port Townsend: Woman continues her mission in West Africa

PORT TOWNSEND -- Carley Rae doesn't spout scripture -- she lives it. She believes dearly in her calling to serve residents of West Africa as… Continue reading

Sequim: Police start car theft prevention program

SEQUIM -- A new voluntary automobile theft prevention program is being introduced by the Police Department. "The purpose is two-fold," said Officer Rick Wallace, coordinator… Continue reading

The Darrick Meneken outdoors column

Reports are coming in slowly from the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca, which opened to salmon fishing Wednesday. It's still too early to tell… Continue reading

Trip of the Week: Visiting the living room of the region’s resident killer whales

PORT TOWNSEND -- You're in their living room, so you must behave. That means you shut down your engine, float for awhile and keep watch… Continue reading

Discovery Bay: Woman killed, Sequim pair critically hurt in head-on crash

DISCOVERY BAY -- An 83-year-old Marysville woman was killed and an elderly couple from Sequim were critically injured Wednesday in a two-car head-on collision on… Continue reading

Forks: Three face attempted murder charges related to stabbing death

FORKS -- Clallam County prosecutors have charged three Mexican nationals with attempted murder in the first degree in connection with a July 21 knife fight… Continue reading