Clallam County

Toastmasters invites community to laugh out loud

The Skwim Toastmasters will host a “Laugh Out Loud” Humorous Showcase at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity United Methodist Church. The event at… Continue reading

PHOTO: Coast Guard members show their rescue skills

A Coast Guard rescue swimmer jumps out of an MH-65 Dolphin helicopter from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles during a demonstration Sunday at the… Continue reading

PHOTO: Forks High School students celebrate starting new chapter

The Forks High School Class of 2019 celebrates at the graduation ceremony for about 70 students Saturday evening in the Spartan Gym.… Continue reading

LEFTIES NOTEBOOK: Lefties pitcher drafted by MLB’s Marlins

Grand Canyon’s Kade Mechals became the first Port Angeles Lefties player to be selected in the Major League Baseball Draft in season… Continue reading

Liars Contest to bring ‘cut-throat’ tale-telling

This vacation to Fiji was going so well. Then came the barracuda, hungry for a snack, swimming straight at me. That fish… Continue reading

THE COOKING HOBBYIST: How I sort of made a new cookie

Otherwise known as: How my doughnuts went terribly wrong

Sassy Kat Salon renovations causing entrance change

The Sassy Kat Salon and Boutique has announced that, due to building renovations, the front entrance to the salon will be blocked… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: The list goes on for summer gardens

I HOPE EVERYONE has been very busy this last week with the to-do list, otherwise with today’s continuing job list you will be as busy… Continue reading

Birdhouse building starts library summer

The North Olympic Library System will kick off its summer reading program with a birdhouse building event at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 15.… Continue reading

Charges dismissed against Clallam Bay man

Charges have been dismissed against John H. Bichler, a Clallam Bay man accused of pointing a gun at another man during an… Continue reading

Community service award presented to Sweeney

The Clallam County School Retirees Association presented its Community Service award to Robin Sweeney at a recent meeting at Joshua’s Restaurant. Sweeney was recognized for… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Former Port Angeles students make dean’s list at University of Montana

The University of Montana has named three former Port Angeles students to its spring 2019 dean’s list. The students are Ciara Gentry,… Continue reading

Grief support group begins June 18 in Port Angeles

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County is offering a grief support group from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. beginning Tuesday, June 18. The… Continue reading

HELP LINE: There might be help available if you need it

THIS IS GOING to be one of those “gobbledygook” columns, meaning that it’s going to be about a couple of specific programs. If everything is… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Locals compete in Patterned Speed Horse show

IT WAS SO good seeing the old gang at last weekend’s Patterned Speed Horse Show. There, I saw something old, something new, something borrowed and… Continue reading

Lodging Tax Advisory Committee seeking applicants

The city of Port Angeles is seeking applicants to fill two vacant seats on the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. The vacant seats… Continue reading

ON THE WATERFRONT: Swap meet, yard sale to benefit yacht club

NEXT WEEK IS the 13th annual Port Angeles Yacht Club’s Outdoor Marine Swap Meet and Indoor Yard Sale, one of the North Olympic Peninsula’s more… Continue reading

Park seeks ROV for deep-water search in Lake Crescent

Olympic National Park rangers are still searching Lake Crescent by boat daily for the body of a 35-year-old Federal Way woman who… Continue reading