Clallam County

The Port of Port Angeles Terminal 3 pier is more hospitable for large ships at the conclusion of a dredging project to allow more room underwater. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Dredging at Terminal 3 pier paves way for log ships

$1.6 million project goes 50 percent over original budget

The Port of Port Angeles Terminal 3 pier is more hospitable for large ships at the conclusion of a dredging project to allow more room underwater. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Nancy McFaul's pen-and-ink and watercolor artwork will be on display at Harbor Art Gallery.

Harbor Art Gallery in Port Angeles features McFaul’s work

Harbor Art Gallery will feature the work of Nancy McFaul during the month of June. The gallery at 114 N. Laurel St.… Continue reading

Nancy McFaul's pen-and-ink and watercolor artwork will be on display at Harbor Art Gallery.
Clallam County Fire District 2
A late Monday evening blaze that firefighters said appeared to begin on the exterior of the building destroyed a home on West U.S. Highway 101 when the residents were not home.

House burns near Port Angeles airport

Clallam County Sheriff’s Office investigating blaze

Clallam County Fire District 2
A late Monday evening blaze that firefighters said appeared to begin on the exterior of the building destroyed a home on West U.S. Highway 101 when the residents were not home.
Liz Uraga

Olympic Medical Center honors employee with leadership award

Olympic Medical Center recently presented its leadership award to Liz Uraga. Uraga is the director of OMC’s Quality Support Service. “She is… Continue reading

Liz Uraga

Shelter offered through August

Social Distancing Center averaging 36 per night

A Washington State Patrol officer was seriously injured Tuesday morning when the driver of a stolen pickup struck his vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 at Discovery Bay. (Photo courtesy of the Washington State Patrol)
A Washington State Patrol officer was seriously injured Tuesday morning when the driver of a stolen pickup struck his vehicle on U.S. Highway 101 at Discovery Bay. (Photo courtesy of the Washington State Patrol)

Daytime delays expected at Morse Creek

PORT ANGELES – Daytime delays are likely on U.S. Highway 101 around Morse Creek beginning Wednesday. Active Construction Inc. crews working for the state Department… Continue reading

Flames shoot from the roof of a house on East Hawthorne Place on Sunday. Port Angeles Fire Department crews responded and knocked down the majority of the blaze within 10 minutes of arrival.

House fire displaces Port Angeles City Council member

Two dogs and a cat rescued from structure; no injuries reported

Flames shoot from the roof of a house on East Hawthorne Place on Sunday. Port Angeles Fire Department crews responded and knocked down the majority of the blaze within 10 minutes of arrival.
These conceptual drawings from American Ramp Company/Velosolutions show the BMX pump track planned for Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. Organizers hope to open the track in October.

Port Angeles City Council to consider contract for pump track

Erickson Playfield site would be near existing skate park

These conceptual drawings from American Ramp Company/Velosolutions show the BMX pump track planned for Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. Organizers hope to open the track in October.
Navy veteran Rod Lee salutes a wreath he presented Monday representing VFW of Carlsborg at Sequim View Cemetery. About 100 people gathered for the short ceremony on Memorial Day to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)

Salute for service

Dave Logan For Peninsula Daily News Navy veteran Rod Lee salutes a wreath he presented Monday representing VFW of Carlsborg at Sequim View Cemetery. About… Continue reading

Navy veteran Rod Lee salutes a wreath he presented Monday representing VFW of Carlsborg at Sequim View Cemetery. About 100 people gathered for the short ceremony on Memorial Day to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)

Schools aim for full-time class in fall

Plans call for in-person instruction with masks

Jason Reid

‘Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey’ screening Thursday

Hikers and other adventurers will learn more about the exploits of Pacific Northwest mountain climber Fred Beckey in a special evening Studium… Continue reading

Jason Reid
During the Juan de Fuca Festival in Port Angeles, the band Gus Clark and the Least of His Problems -- with Jonah Byrne, left, and Clark -- provided a Saturday night set of country music inside the Vern Burton Community Center. The festival included a street fair and live concerts plus 20 virtual performances, which are still available via the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts website, JFFA.org/festival. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News
During the Juan de Fuca Festival in Port Angeles, the band Gus Clark and the Least of His Problems -- with Jonah Byrne, left, and Clark -- provided a Saturday night set of country music inside the Vern Burton Community Center. The festival included a street fair and live concerts plus 20 virtual performances, which are still available via the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts website, JFFA.org/festival. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News
Giving an outdoor concert at Dry Creek Elementary School in Port Angeles are, from left, Noah Geller, James Garlick, Efe Baltacigil and David Auerbach. The musicians came from Seattle, Minnesota and Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Giving an outdoor concert at Dry Creek Elementary School in Port Angeles are, from left, Noah Geller, James Garlick, Efe Baltacigil and David Auerbach. The musicians came from Seattle, Minnesota and Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Local churches to stream services online

List includes Port Angeles, Sequim, Gardiner, Port Townsend and Chimacum

About 70 people assembled for a memorial service in front of the Captain Joseph House in Port Angeles. Sunday marked the 10-year anniversary of the deaths of three servicemen in Afghanistan, including Staff Sgt. Martin R. Apolinar, Sgt. Aaron J. Blasjo and Capt. Joseph W. Schultz. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)

Memorial Day

Dave Logan For Peninsula Daily News About 70 people assembled for a memorial service in front of the Captain Joseph House in Port Angeles. Sunday… Continue reading

About 70 people assembled for a memorial service in front of the Captain Joseph House in Port Angeles. Sunday marked the 10-year anniversary of the deaths of three servicemen in Afghanistan, including Staff Sgt. Martin R. Apolinar, Sgt. Aaron J. Blasjo and Capt. Joseph W. Schultz. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)
American Legion member Patricia Radford uses a sharp tool to poke a hole in the ground and then places an American flag near the grave of a service member. In preparation for Memorial Day, volunteers went to Ocean View Cemetery to place small flags on all the graves of former service members they could locate. They placed hundreds of flags Saturday morning to honor and remember those who gave their service to the country. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)

Memorial Day ceremonies scheduled Monday

Memorial Day ceremonies are planned across the North Olympic Peninsula Monday. Here is a list: Port Angeles • A traditional Memorial Day program with music… Continue reading

American Legion member Patricia Radford uses a sharp tool to poke a hole in the ground and then places an American flag near the grave of a service member. In preparation for Memorial Day, volunteers went to Ocean View Cemetery to place small flags on all the graves of former service members they could locate. They placed hundreds of flags Saturday morning to honor and remember those who gave their service to the country. (Dave Logan/for Peninsula Daily News)

Sequim City Council asks for more affordable housing options

Staff directed to investigate density, funding alternatives