Clallam County

Murray elected to third-ranking position in Senate Democratic leadership

Murray elected to third-ranking position in Senate Democratic leadership

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray has been elected by the Democratic caucus to serve as assistant Democratic leader, the third-ranking position in Senate Democratic… Continue reading

Murray elected to third-ranking position in Senate Democratic leadership

NEWS BRIEFS: Students invited to decorate ornaments for holiday tree … and other items

All fourth-grade or 9-year-old students living within the boundaries of the Sequim School District are invited to create an ornament to help decorate… Continue reading

Sequim Rotarians help Kenyans get water cisterns

Sequim Rotarians help Kenyans get water cisterns

Rotarians Mary Jane Apple and Andrea Gilles recently returned from a two-week trip to the Makueni region, southeast of Nairobi, Kenya, to assist… Continue reading

Sequim Rotarians help Kenyans get water cisterns
Sequim, Port Townsend ‘Cranksgiving’ events crank up for 2016

Sequim, Port Townsend ‘Cranksgiving’ events crank up for 2016

The family-friendly, wheel-powered food-raiser called Cranksgiving will take place in Sequim and Port Townsend this weekend. Sequim Organizers of the 2016 Cranksgiving are inviting community… Continue reading

Sequim, Port Townsend ‘Cranksgiving’ events crank up for 2016
Sounds of autumn to fill Port Angeles church Saturday

Sounds of autumn to fill Port Angeles church Saturday

Cellist Marlene Moore and pianist Hillary Nordwell will explore the works of 19th century composers Clara Wieck Schumann and Robert Schumann during… Continue reading

Sounds of autumn to fill Port Angeles church Saturday

Trotting turkeys, tea with teddy bears and more abound this weekend

A turkey trot and a teddy bear tea are among the weekend’s activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. For more about Locust Street Taxi’s performance… Continue reading

West End Weekend encourages exploration in Jefferson County

West End Weekend encourages exploration in Jefferson County

The Jefferson County Historical Society today is launching its eighth annual West End Weekend to encourage residents to explore the West End and… Continue reading

West End Weekend encourages exploration in Jefferson County
Winterfest set for Saturday, a Hurricane Ridge skiing fundraiser

Winterfest set for Saturday, a Hurricane Ridge skiing fundraiser

Winterfest 2016, set for Saturday night, will give the public a chance to support efforts to keep the Hurricane Ridge Ski and… Continue reading

Winterfest set for Saturday, a Hurricane Ridge skiing fundraiser

Soroptimist International of Port Angeles to hold sale Saturday, Sunday

Soroptimist International of Port Angeles will hold a fundraising sale Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m.… Continue reading

$1.5 million bail set for man accused of 1978 Port Angeles murder

$1.5 million bail set for man accused of 1978 Port Angeles murder

Bail was set at $1.5 million Wednesday for a Los Angeles man accused of killing a Port Angeles woman more than 38… Continue reading

$1.5 million bail set for man accused of 1978 Port Angeles murder

Port Angeles City Council discusses Dakota Access Pipeline, signs resolution supporting Lower Elwha tribe

The Port Angeles City Council came short of showing support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in its fight to prevent the… Continue reading

Councilman tries, fails to cut Port Angeles city funding for Economic Development Corp.

Port Angeles City Councilman Lee Whetham unsuccessfully led an effort to strip the Clallam County Economic Development Corp. of its funding during… Continue reading

Park reopening two roads; Olympic Hot Springs Road remains closed

Olympic National Park’s Hoh Rain Forest is once again accessible to motor vehicles after being closed by storm damage in mid-October,… Continue reading

Johnson, Coughenour elected to Clallam positions

Randy Johnson and Brian Coughenour have been elected. The two widened their leads against their respective opponents in the Nov. 8 general… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Coffee with mayor today in Sequim … and other items

The city of Sequim’s “Coffee with the Mayor” program will continue this month with a meeting today. Sequim residents can meet informally with… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Giving thanks by giving back

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Giving thanks by giving back

FORKS IS A small, rural town, but even still, it’s not every day there are shots fired on the main street. Several American flags fluttered… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Giving thanks by giving back
The Pennies For Quarters board, from left, Matthew Rainwater, Debbie Spinks and Jerry Stewart, hope to help homeless veterans in and around Port Angeles by providing a 1-year transitional program. (Pennies For Quarters)

Pennies for Quarters seeks to build tiny houses for homeless veterans

The Pennies for Quarters board has an idea that would give homeless veterans in and around Port Angeles a hand up and… Continue reading

The Pennies For Quarters board, from left, Matthew Rainwater, Debbie Spinks and Jerry Stewart, hope to help homeless veterans in and around Port Angeles by providing a 1-year transitional program. (Pennies For Quarters)
Sequim Community Aid seeks toys for area children in annual drive

Sequim Community Aid seeks toys for area children in annual drive

Sequim Community Aid is accepting donations of toys for its Toys for Sequim Kids giveaway. The nonprofit, which provides year-round help with utility… Continue reading

Sequim Community Aid seeks toys for area children in annual drive
Boulder blocks U.S. Highway 101 lane for several hours at Lake Crescent

Boulder blocks U.S. Highway 101 lane for several hours at Lake Crescent

A large boulder that blocked one lane of U.S. Highway 101 at Lake Crescent on Wednesday morning was pushed into the lake… Continue reading

Boulder blocks U.S. Highway 101 lane for several hours at Lake Crescent

Man charged in high-speed chase west of Sequim

A 25-year-old Port Angeles man has been charged with attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle for allegedly leading a sheriff’s deputy… Continue reading