Clallam County

Jamie Michel, Coastal Watershed Institute nearshore biologist, right, hands a pamphlet on beach restoration to CWI Executive Director Anne Shaffer while addressing visitors who turned out to catch a glimpse of the renewed Beach Lake shoreline, located just east of the Elwha River estuary. At middle is Tara McBride, CWI nearshore biologist. (Chris McDaniel/Peninsula Daily News)

Restored expanse of beach near Elwha River shared with public

Tour comes in advance of open access for visitors to replenished Beach Lake shoreline.

Jamie Michel, Coastal Watershed Institute nearshore biologist, right, hands a pamphlet on beach restoration to CWI Executive Director Anne Shaffer while addressing visitors who turned out to catch a glimpse of the renewed Beach Lake shoreline, located just east of the Elwha River estuary. At middle is Tara McBride, CWI nearshore biologist. (Chris McDaniel/Peninsula Daily News)
YMCA of Sequim sets soft, hard opening dates

YMCA of Sequim sets soft, hard opening dates

A celebration is planned Oct. 1 and a soft opening Oct. 24.

YMCA of Sequim sets soft, hard opening dates
Tom Sanford

Clallam board briefed on land trust activities

In its 26-year history, the nonprofit has permanently protected more than 3,200 acres of farmland, forest land and fish habitat across the county, a land trust official said.

Tom Sanford
Water main breaks in Sequim

Water main breaks in Sequim

The break was repaired Thursday morning and water restored to affected customers early that afternoon, said the public works director.

Water main breaks in Sequim

Charges filed against Yakima man after Port Angeles pursuit

Probable cause statements say Richard Speedy damaged property on both sides of Port Angeles during the incident.

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step

The fundraiser is vital for First Step Family Support Center, which relies entirely on donations and grants to continue operations, an organizer said.

Midnight in Paris on Saturday to raise fund for First Step
Arts & Draughts offers entertainment, Seahawks, beer

Arts & Draughts offers entertainment, Seahawks, beer

The festival will kick off at 7 tonight with a free concert at the festival stage and continue through Sunday.

Arts & Draughts offers entertainment, Seahawks, beer

Athletes bike, kayak, run in the Big Hurt

Registration ends today for the contest, now in its second year after an 11-year hiatus.

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Newcomers’ Club to host luncheon; Sequim city water reclamation facility receives award

Business news items for the North Olympic Peninsula.

Coast Guard evacuates ill man from cruise ship

The 66-year-old man, who was reportedly suffering from internal bleeding, was safely airlifted to Port Angeles.

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

Annual event showcases area’s natural, cultural resources.

Dungeness River Fest returns for 17th year

ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: 90s Night party set for tonight in PA … and other items

Entertainment news items for the North Olympic Peninsula.

Geocaching tour begins this weekend

Olympic Peninsula Tourism Commission partners have set an informal gathering tonight in Port Angeles.

Golden State Lone Star Revue to jam at Studio Bob in Port Angeles on Thursday

Golden State Lone Star Revue to jam at Studio Bob in Port Angeles on Thursday

Californian and Texan musicians combine together to form an all-star band.

Golden State Lone Star Revue to jam at Studio Bob in Port Angeles on Thursday

Homecoming parade, game tonight in Port Angeles

Then the homecoming dance will be Saturday night in the high school’s main gym.

ISSUES OF FAITH: Letting go of mistakes the ultimate liberation

“In the end what matters most is how well did you love, how well did you live, how well did you learn to let go.” (Dalai Lama)

LETTER: Clinton a status quo kind of candidate

It’s time to realize that America is in crisis and there’s no middle ground for indecision.

LETTER: Vote for Randy Johnson for Clallam commissioner

Randy can cross political lines to get the job done.