Clallam County

EYE ON CLALLAM: Sequim City Council to consider MAT survey

The Sequim City Council will consider approving in principle the use of Polco to determine residents’ opinions of the planned medicine-assisted treatment center in Sequim… Continue reading


Climate Strike rallies held throughout Jefferson & Clallam

Separate gatherings in Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Sequim and Chimacum


A GROWING CONCERN: Fall into autumn gardening tasks

AS YOU LOOK across your garden and yard today, the last two days of summer, autumn arrives tomorrow at 12:50 a.m. You will notice a… Continue reading


Business owners take sides in MAT clinic discussion

Nursery, restaurant see boycotts over stances

Demolition to begin this week in downtown Port Angeles

Necessities Temptations building to go first

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held at 11:45 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at… Continue reading

Four-hour delays set for Lake Crescent postponed

Four-hour delays originally set for this week on U.S. Highway 101 around Lake Crescent have been delayed for one or two… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Harvey answers more frequently asked questions

I SAT DOWN recently to write yet another column about Medicare, but then I thought to myself, “I don’t have the intestinal fortitude to do… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Living Well Farm teaches horses manners

A BEAUTIFUL HORSE with dark coloring was flitting about and prancing around the end of his lead rope as I drove up to the little… Continue reading

Hours cut for Forks forest service office

A staffing shortage has led to limited hours for the Forks office of Olympic National Forest. Dean Millett, district ranger, said the Forks… Continue reading

New director at the Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center to oversee research in Port Angeles

The U.S. Geological Survey has announced that Sue Phillips is the new director of the Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center. In… Continue reading

PENINSULA KITCHEN: Fridge muffins provide a healthful snack

SCHOOL IS BACK in session and it’s a good time to check in on your snack pantry. I recently became a teacher at Port Angeles… Continue reading

PHOTO: Coastal cleanup at Ediz Hook in Port Angeles

Elizabeth Christian of Port Angeles, a member of a cleanup team from Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, walks through beach logs in search of litter on… Continue reading

PHOTO: North Olympic Peninsula Railroaders’ train show on track for fun

Liam Camntu, 7, of Port Angeles marvels at part of a model railroad setup belonging to the Bremerton Northern Club during Saturday’s North Olympic Peninsula… Continue reading

Roosevelt Elementary School to host a clothing swap Saturday

There will be a clothing swap at Roosevelt Elementary School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28. All items will… Continue reading

Washington National Guard to visit Peninsula high schools

Washington National Guard representatives will be recruiting and distributing information about their work at North Olympic Peninsula high schools on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Recruiter… Continue reading

PRO FOOTBALL: Port Angeles grad Joel Thomas blends football with family as New Orleans Saints assistant coach

Back in the Pacific Northwest to prep before his New Orleans Saints take on the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday at CenturyLink Field, New… Continue reading

Ron Sikes will lead a birding hike on Whidbey Island from 8 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday. Pictured is a song sparrow. (Photo by Bob Boekelheide)

Pet Lovers’ Day, space exploration presentation, birding and more set on Peninsula

Pet Lovers’ Day in Sequim, a space exploration presentation in Port Hadlock and a birding trip in Port Townsend are among the upcoming activities on… Continue reading

Ron Sikes will lead a birding hike on Whidbey Island from 8 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Saturday. Pictured is a song sparrow. (Photo by Bob Boekelheide)

Port Townsend man sentenced to 10 years for stalking woman while in Port Angeles

A Port Townsend man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison — the statutory maximum — for stalking a woman while… Continue reading