Clallam County

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An excavator pulls apart the charred wreckage of the former Castaways Restaurant and Lounge on Thursday in Port Angeles. The resaturant, located at 1213 Marine Drive at Boat Haven West,  was destroyed by a fire of unknown origin on Jan. 31. Jim Bishop Excavating is performing the demolition.

Demolition begins for burned business in Port Angeles

An excavator pulls apart the charred wreckage of the former Castaways Restaurant and Lounge on Thursday in Port Angeles. The restaurant, located at 1213 Marine… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News
An excavator pulls apart the charred wreckage of the former Castaways Restaurant and Lounge on Thursday in Port Angeles. The resaturant, located at 1213 Marine Drive at Boat Haven West,  was destroyed by a fire of unknown origin on Jan. 31. Jim Bishop Excavating is performing the demolition.

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

In-person meeting 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive (off U.S. Highway 101) in east Port Angeles.… Continue reading

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Home barged from B.C. to 3 Crabs in Dungeness

Owner replaces house that burned in a fire in 2017

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Alex ‘Swiftwater’ McCarty, a Makah artist who will present a lecture, about the Ozette Village, is pictured working on a carving.  (Shauna Bittle)

Makah Museum opens after two years

Facility marks 43rd anniversary

Alex ‘Swiftwater’ McCarty, a Makah artist who will present a lecture, about the Ozette Village, is pictured working on a carving.  (Shauna Bittle)

OMC signs Sound Physicians

CEO: Contract not necessarily long-term

Sheriff’s office: Corrections staff’s quick response saves lives of three inmates

Staff at the Clallam County Corrections Facility saved the lives of three inmates after fentanyl overdoses, according to the Clallam County Sheriff’s… Continue reading

Todd Ortloff Show guests this week

Here is this week’s schedule for the 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Todd Ortloff Show on KONP 1450 AM, 101.7 FM in… Continue reading

Crescent School to graduate 14; Lincoln High had 10 graduates

The 14 members of the Crescent School District Class of 2022 will mark commencement at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The ceremony will be at… Continue reading

Makah man sentenced to 16 months in prison after carjacking

An enrolled member of the Makah Tribe has been sentenced in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 16 months in prison after authorities… Continue reading

Man rescued from house fire

Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue firefighters rescued the occupant of a burning house who was unable to get out on his own. They were… Continue reading

Christine Loewe, executive director of the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, makes flower crowns with Theo Miller in this file photo. The annual celebration will be on Saturday.
Christine Loewe, executive director of the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, makes flower crowns with Theo Miller in this file photo. The annual celebration will be on Saturday.

Peninsula College to award 457 degrees, certificates Saturday

Peninsula College will observe its 60th commencement ceremony on Saturday when it awards 457 degrees and certificates to graduates. Commencement exercises will… Continue reading

Karen Teig for Master Gardener Foundation
A scene from one of the gardens on the Petals and Pathways Garden Tour is pictured here.
Karen Teig for Master Gardener Foundation
A scene from one of the gardens on the Petals and Pathways Garden Tour is pictured here.

Variety of entertainment on Peninsula this weekend

Steampunk, a cappella music, a Kitty City and car shows are on tap for the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • Brass Screw Consortium, a three-day… Continue reading

The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #6: Nonresistance”” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor at Unity in the Olympics, 2917 E. Myrtle Ave.

Weekend program scheduled for Unity in the Olympics

The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #6: Nonresistance” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor at Unity… Continue reading

The Rev. Larry Schellink will present “I of the Storm #6: Nonresistance”” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Schellink is the pastor at Unity in the Olympics, 2917 E. Myrtle Ave.
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Anti-racism topic of final Studium Generale series

“Thank You, America: My Personal Journey Toward Anti-Racism,” is the topic for Peninsula College’s final Studium Generale of the year today. Cheyenne… Continue reading

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Matthew Rainwater.

District 24 candidates spar over issues facing state

Incumbent Chapman faces Forde, Rainwater

Matthew Rainwater.
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U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Shane Thompson, accompanied by his son, Malachi Thompson, 10, a member Junior American Citizens, carries a used flag for inceneration on Tuesday at the Northwest Veterans Service Center in Port Angeles on Flag Day. Overseeing the burning were Ginny Sturgeon, left, and Jan Urfer, right, members of the Michael Trebert chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, which co-hosted the event with the Clallam County Veterans Association. Eleven used cotton flags were burned during Tuesday's Flag Retirement Ceremony.

Flag retirement ceremony held

U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Shane Thompson, accompanied by his son, Malachi Thompson, 10, a member of Junior American Citizens, carries a retiring flag… Continue reading

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U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Shane Thompson, accompanied by his son, Malachi Thompson, 10, a member Junior American Citizens, carries a used flag for inceneration on Tuesday at the Northwest Veterans Service Center in Port Angeles on Flag Day. Overseeing the burning were Ginny Sturgeon, left, and Jan Urfer, right, members of the Michael Trebert chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, which co-hosted the event with the Clallam County Veterans Association. Eleven used cotton flags were burned during Tuesday's Flag Retirement Ceremony.