Jefferson PUD to refund deposits as power bill credits

Jefferson County Public Utility District will refund residential customer deposits in the form of utility bill credits. PUD commissioners voted Tuesday for… Continue reading

Peninsula Behavioral Health $2M grant to fund six positions

Peninsula Behavioral Health has received $2 million in federal funding to help treat severe mental and behavioral illness in Clallam County, U.S.… Continue reading

Jefferson gets another virus case

Health officers: Criteria for early Phase 2 may be changing

Library hotspots available

More Wi-Fi hotspots are available at public libraries throughout Clallam County. The Forks Library parking lot at 171 S. Forks Ave. is one of 15… Continue reading

No weekly flight operations scheduled

There will be no field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week. Comments, including… Continue reading

One more week of Lake Crescent roadwork

The final segment of paving at milepost 229 on U.S. Highway 101 is set to begin Monday, if the weather holds.… Continue reading

Peninsula Housing Authority executive director Kassinger to retire April 30

The Peninsula Housing Authority has new leadership. The organization’s board of commissioners announced early last month that after 14 years with the… Continue reading

Six-week caregiver workshop to be held online

An online version of the six-week “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” workshop will begin Monday. The class will stream on the Zoom platform weekly from 10… Continue reading

COVID-19 tops county agendas again this week

Clallam County County commission Clallam County commissioners will discuss a COVID-19 response plan at 9 a.m. Monday. The work session can be viewed at www.clallam.net/features/meetings.html.… Continue reading

Governor names Clallam Superior Court judge

Simon Barnhart to take bench June 1

Independent journalism more crucial than ever

We face challenging choices ahead in the coming year, and the results will define our country for a generation. These are perilous times. Over the… Continue reading

Long-term care facilities linked to 61 percent of state virus deaths

More than 60 percent of coronavirus deaths in Washington are linked to long-term care facilities and authorities say more… Continue reading

Making Mother’s Day in Port Angeles

Marie Finta, an employee of Chestnut Cottage Restaurant in Port Angeles, assembles one of more than 200 gift baskets pre-ordered by customers… Continue reading

Two suffer minor injuries in collision near Jefferson airport

Two people hurt in a car crash near Jefferson County International Airport were treated and discharged from Jefferson Healthcare hospital. The crash… Continue reading