Port Townsend: Jefferson General commissioners want more ambulance service

PORT TOWNSEND -- Jefferson General Hospital commissioners want the Fire Department to provide ambulance service between the medical facility and others. Hospital commissioners voted Monday… Continue reading

To our readers: Going to see Her Majesty?

Are you planning to travel to Victoria Sunday to see Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip during the golden jubilee festivities in the provincial capital?… Continue reading

Clallam: Judge candidates square off

PORT ANGELES -- Questions over use of pro tempore judges, the value of community service and collection of fines and costs highlighted a spirited debate… Continue reading

Clallam: Prosecuting attorney candidates debate

SEQUIM -- Prosecuting attorney candidates argued over conviction rates Tuesday during a debate before Sequim-Dungeness Chamber of Commerce members. Incumbent Chris Shea, D-Sequim, claimed a… Continue reading

Clallam: Suit claims wrongful incarceration

PORT ANGELES -- A Sequim man who spent two years in prison is suing several current and former Clallam County officials, including two political candidates,… Continue reading

Clallam: Transit officials quell route cut rumor –

PORT ANGELES --Clallam Transit System officials on Tuesday quelled rumors that they plan to cut bus service to Sequim. "(Sequim riders) are not in any… Continue reading

Jefferson: Marine law conference under way

PORT LUDLOW -- The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office's marine division and the deputy who oversees it have been nominated for honors at the annual Marine… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Business group supports $60 million “graving yard” project

PENINSULA DAILY NEWS PORT ANGELES -- After listening to City Councilman Larry Williams extol the virtues of a proposed $60 million "graving yard," Port Angeles… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Council passes development fee waiver

PORT ANGELES -- The city will be more attractive to businesses seeking to relocate after the City Council voted Tuesday to grant the city manager… Continue reading

Port Townsend: Filmmakers compete in “Film2880”

BY STUART ELLIOTT PORT TOWNSEND -- First prize was only a collection of Pez dispensers and a subscription to a movie magazine. But that didn't… Continue reading

West End: Forks logging, mill tours extended

FORKS -- The popularity of the free Forks Chamber of Commerce logging and mill tours has prompted officials to extend tour dates through Oct. 11.… Continue reading

Clallam: Conflict of interest concerns avoided in PUD vote

PORT ANGELES -- Dry Creek and Fairview elementary schools could soon receive high-speed fiber optic service as a result of a vote Monday by Clallam… Continue reading

Clallam: Judge candidates square off during chamber meeting

PORT ANGELES -- Questions over use of pro tempore judges, the value of community service and collection of fines and costs highlighted a spirited debate… Continue reading

Forks: School Board to consider levy tonight

The Quillayute Valley School Board will meet today to discuss and possibly approve seeking voter support for a replacement maintenance and operations levy. The measure… Continue reading

Going to see the queen?

Are you planning to travel to Victoria next Sunday to see Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip during the golden jubilee festivities in the provincial… Continue reading

Jefferson: Sheriff candidates debate qualifications

PORT TOWNSEND-- Candidates for Jefferson County Sheriff sparred Monday in what is quickly becoming the most interesting race on the Nov. 5 general election ballot.… Continue reading

Peninsula: Fewer juveniles facing criminal charges

Fewer juveniles are seeing the inside of a courtroom as a defendant in Jefferson and Clallam counties. According to statistics released last week, the number… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Temporary closure of Dream Playground to occur Sunday

PORT ANGELES -- The Dream Playground at Erickson Park will be closed temporarily for routine maintenance all day Sunday. The playground will reopen Monday. Volunteers… Continue reading

Sequim: Park and Recreation District No. 1 seeks name change to “SARC”

SEQUIM -- Sequim Aquatic and Recreation Center officials asked Clallam County commissioners Monday to change the name of its governing agency -- Park and Recreation… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Missing fisherman may have staged disappearance, his sister says

The disappearance of a Tacoma angler two weeks ago on the Elwha River is raising red flags for investigators and the man's sister. Lower Elwha… Continue reading