Clallam County

Midway Metals owner promises fence

Surety bond, purchasing license discussed at Clallam examiner hearing

Joey Maillet, accused of driving heavy equipment into FREDS Guns in Sequim and stealing more than two dozen handguns, remained held in the Clallam County jail on a U.S. Marshal detainer after his state charges were dismissed Wednesday.

Accused gun thief pleads not guilty in federal court

Joey Maillet suspected in thefts from FREDS Guns and store in Bow

Joey Maillet, accused of driving heavy equipment into FREDS Guns in Sequim and stealing more than two dozen handguns, remained held in the Clallam County jail on a U.S. Marshal detainer after his state charges were dismissed Wednesday.

Clallam PUD announces water alerts

Voluntary water conservation is being encouraged in three Clallam County Public Utility District water systems in the Port Angeles area. PUD officials announced… Continue reading

Registration open for Womanfest

Registration is now open for Womanfest’s fall retreat set for Sept. 20-22. The retreat — held annually for 36 years at Camp… Continue reading

Candidate files for Joyce Fire District seat

One candidate filed during a special filing period for Position 5 on the Joyce Fire District commission. Lynne Kastner’s name will appear… Continue reading

State Democratic chair to speak at fundraising dinner

Tina Podlodowski, who has chaired the Washington State Democratic Party since 2017 and serves as vice chair of the Western Caucus – Democratic… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held on the first Monday at noon at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge, 555… Continue reading

ON THE WATERFRONT: Logs loading, September events ahead

IMPRESSION BAY, A 590-foot cargo ship, spent the week at the Port of Port Angeles’ Terminal 3 taking on a load of debarked softwood logs… Continue reading

Eagle Scout candidate Ian Thill, back, and Dylan Washburn, front, lift up the first section of the Pioneer Memorial Park storage shed roof as part of Thill’s Eagle Scout project. “This roof was in worse shape than we thought,” Thill said. (Conor Dowley/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Pioneer Memorial Park shed getting Scout-fueled facelift

Eagle Scout candidate working to improve park structure

Eagle Scout candidate Ian Thill, back, and Dylan Washburn, front, lift up the first section of the Pioneer Memorial Park storage shed roof as part of Thill’s Eagle Scout project. “This roof was in worse shape than we thought,” Thill said. (Conor Dowley/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

2015 Crescent High School graduate earns two bachelor degrees from Eastern Washington University

Eastern Washington University has announced that Martin Waldrip has graduated magna cum laude. Waldrip earned a Bachelor of Science in athletic training with a minor… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Making the most of summer’s last lazy days

ANOTHER GORGEOUS AUGUST week here in Camelot, I mean, the Olympic Peninsula. And since the best days of summer are upon us, let’s follow last… Continue reading

Clallam County Sheriff’s Office chain gang busy clearing roadways

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office Chain Gang picked up 80 pounds of roadway litter along a quarter mile of Weel Road during… Continue reading

Collision ends in rollover wreck

One person suffered a minor injury after a collision led to a rollover wreck Saturday morning. A driver traveling northbound on Laurel… Continue reading

Court delays trial of man accused in four Port Angeles deaths

Alleged quadruple murderer Matthew Timothy Wetherington’s September trial date has been stricken because more evidence is pending. Wetherington, 35, is charged with… Continue reading

DAISY Foundation recognizes Olympic Medical Cancer Center nurse

The DAISY Foundation has recognized Katie Sayles, a registered nurse at Olympic Medical Cancer Center, with its DAISY award. The award recognizes the extraordinary, compassionate… Continue reading

Daytime lane, ramp closures scheduled along Highway 101 in Sequim

Pavement repairs on the River Road ramp and at several locations on U.S. Highway 101 will disrupt traffic this week. Work on the… Continue reading

Demolition Derby a highlight of Clallam County Fair today

Tickets for the crash and bang of cars in the Demolition Derby go on sale at 9 a.m. today outside the yellow… Continue reading

GreenLink open house set for Port Angeles library

Futurewise will host a GreenLink open house from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday. The open house will be held in the Carver… Continue reading

HELP LINE: A reader shares her tale of being ‘scammed’

I OFTEN GO on about scams. In my opinion, what follows in an email from a local lady was not a scam, but it is… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Local equestrian’s second mystery novel coming soon

A DEAD BLOW hammer leaves little to no mark on the surface it strikes. That’s the tag line to Sequim author and competitive endurance rider… Continue reading