First Federal Community Foundation announces spring grant awards

First Federal Community Foundation has selected 19 nonprofit organizations to receive a total of $452,500 in funding during its spring 2021 grant cycle, including a… Continue reading

Golf Course Road to be repaved

Golf Course Road will be paved from East First Street to East Fifth Street on July 19-23, with some preparation on Friday.… Continue reading

Growler jet noise meeting Thursday

Meeting hosted by Sound Defense Alliance

Housing Solutions Network director Justine Gonzalez-Berg will moderate Saturday’s housing forum at the Cotton Building in Port Townsend. (Photo courtesy of Justine Gonzalez-Berg)

Housing topic of Port Townsend forum

City Council candidates to answer questions

Housing Solutions Network director Justine Gonzalez-Berg will moderate Saturday’s housing forum at the Cotton Building in Port Townsend. (Photo courtesy of Justine Gonzalez-Berg)
Firefighters respond to an early morning fire at Olympic Ambulance early Tuesday. (Clallam County Fire District 3)

Early morning Sequim fire destroys ambulances, structure

Damage estimated as likely to exceed $500,000; none hurt

Firefighters respond to an early morning fire at Olympic Ambulance early Tuesday. (Clallam County Fire District 3)

Clallam County primary ballots to be mailed Wednesday

Nine races set, four for Port Angeles City Council

Jefferson County primary ballots to be mailed Wednesday

North Olympic Peninsula registered voters will start receiving their ballots for the Aug. 3 primary election by the end of the week after ballots are… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center hiring; job fairs scheduled in Port Angeles, Sequim

Olympic Medical Center is hosting job fairs in Port Angeles and Sequim. Nearly 200 jobs are available. A variety of professional, skilled and entry-level positions… Continue reading

Port Angeles resident graduates from Coastal Carolina University

Jacklyn Jung of Port Angeles graduated from Coastal Carolina University in Conway, S.C., during a May 7 ceremony. Jung earned a Bachelor… Continue reading

Propane torch ignites bush fire near Shine

Firefighters extinguished a small bush fire outside a home that was sparked by a resident doing yard maintenance. Port Ludlow Fire & Rescue… Continue reading

Soroptimist International of Sequim accepting scholarship applications

Soroptimist International of Sequim is accepting applications for its Continuing Education Scholarship. The organization plans to award two $2,000 scholarships for the 2021-22… Continue reading

John Lorentzen visits with graduating senior Delaney Nucci after the Sequim High School 2021 graduation ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Nucci family)

Choir teacher heading to Port Angeles

After a decade in Sequim, Lorentzen back at alma mater

John Lorentzen visits with graduating senior Delaney Nucci after the Sequim High School 2021 graduation ceremony. (Photo courtesy of Nucci family)

Maple tree thief convicted at trial

Timber DNA helps connect trees to scene

Sequim School Board OKs administrators’ pay raises

Several Sequim School District administrators are getting pay bumps after the district’s school board approved salary increases. Board directors on June 21 unanimously… Continue reading

Emergency approval intensive process, health officers say

The lack of full approval by the Food and Drug Administration of vaccines available against COVID-19 not a reason to avoid getting… Continue reading

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Volunteers put the finishing touches on a treehouse play structure on Saturday at the Generation II Dream Playground in Port Angeles.

Final push substantially finishes Dream Playground

Surface to be installed in August

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Volunteers put the finishing touches on a treehouse play structure on Saturday at the Generation II Dream Playground in Port Angeles.

Highway 112 fully open now

SEKIU – The remaining two miles of state Highway 112 has been reopened to the public after a seven-month closure. After a 200-day closure of… Continue reading