Sewage, runoff spill into Strait, harbor

Overflows driven by constant rainfall have led to an estimated 451,800 gallons of untreated sewage and stormwater spilling into the Strait of… Continue reading

More drug offenders would be sentenced to treatment instead of prison under proposed law

Bills in House, Senate allow for more incarcerated people to be eligible for sentencing alternative

(Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Rhododendron Festival queen is crowned

Port Townsend High School junior Jenessah Seebergoss is crowned queen of the 85th Rhododendron Festival by 2019 Rhody Queen Mary Neville. Attending is 2019 Princess… Continue reading

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Bridge construction to cause traffic delays this week

Bridge construction on state Highway 116 (Flagler Road) at Killisut Harbor may cause traffic delays Feb. 10-13. Drivers can expect four 20-minute… Continue reading

Bridge inspection on U.S. Highway 101 to cause delays

PORT ANGELES – Drivers should expect delays between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. today on the U.S. Highway 101 bridge over the Elwha River. The… Continue reading

Eastern Washington University names local students to list

Eastern Washington University has named several local students to its fall 2019 dean’s list. Undergraduate students must earn 12 quality hours and receive… Continue reading

Port Angeles resident makes WPI dean’s list

Worcester Polytechnic Institute has named Port Angeles resident Ari Athair to its fall 2019 dean’s list. The institute defines its dean’s list… Continue reading

Port Townsend superintendent search starting

School board discussing different options for replacing Polm

EYE ON CLALLAM: County commissioners to discuss tourism

Clallam County commissioners will discuss a proposed agreement with Olympic Peninsula Visitor’s Bureau to promote year-round tourism at a work session at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

Forks mayor offers State of the City

“The proposed 2020 annual budget continues a theme of doing more with less,” Forks Mayor Tim Fletcher said at the annual State of… Continue reading

Port Ludlow district decision conflicts with attorney general’s advice

Shift to conference call meetings without speaker phone for public prompted concern

School levies on Tuesday’s special election ballot

Voters in three Clallam County school districts will decide four school measures in a special election Tuesday. Ballots are due by 8… Continue reading

Bentinck range sets operations

The Royal Canadian Navy has announced that the land-based demolition range at Bentinck Island will be in use from Friday, Feb. 14… Continue reading

Blueberry Pruning Workshop set for Saturday, Feb. 22

The Washington State University Extension’s Regional Small Farms Program will host the “Blueberry Pruning Workshop” on Saturday, Feb. 22. According to a press… Continue reading

Brain injury support group to meet

A brain injury group will meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. The group will meet in the community room at KSQM… Continue reading

Campground reservations now available

The Olympic National Park has added the peak season at Mora Campground to its online reservations system. The campground, located near the Quillayute… Continue reading

Chain gang busy around Clallam County roads

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office Chain Gang picked up 100 pounds of roadside litter from 3 miles of Whiskey Creek Road, 80… Continue reading

Electrical power outage planned in Neah Bay on Wednesday

An electrical power outage is scheduled from 6:30 a.m. to about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Neah Bay. Clallam County Public Utility District… Continue reading