Coronavirus

Port Townsend School District releases first draft of reopening plan

The Port Townsend School District’s preliminary reopening plan for the 2020-21 school year would have students split their time in instruction between… Continue reading

Inslee expands virus mask order for businesses

Gov. Jay Inslee has announced that because of an increase in the rate of COVID-19… Continue reading

Jefferson County organizers urge reflection over fireworks

Many traditional celebrations have been modified, canceled

Maskie Awards deadline extended

Creative face mask competition promises prizes for Jefferson residents

OMC commissioner questions per diem testing policy

The two Olympic Medical Center employees who tested positive for COVID-19 were working in the same department of the Port Angeles hospital,… Continue reading

Sequim extends COVID-19 business grants

Sequim City Council members chose to add up to another $60,000 to the city’s COVID-19 Small Business Rapid Relief Program so that the… Continue reading

More COVID-19 cases in Clallam; none new in Jefferson

Four more Clallam County residents have been reported Wednesday as having tested positive for COVID-19, including two related to outbreaks at Olympic Medical Center and… Continue reading

Port Angeles School District board to mull reopening plan

Public can view, listen in on today’s special meeting

Shelter resident, Serenity House employee test positive

Outbreak apparently one of two mentioned by county health officer

Clallam County to remain in Phase 2

Health officials: Masking compliance better in Jefferson County

As virus roars back, so do the signs of a new round of layoffs

The reopening of Tucson’s historic Hotel Congress lasted less than a… Continue reading

First Federal Foundation awards $340K in spring grants

Recipients provide community support, address housing availability

Washington tribes sue insurance group for virus coverage

Two Washington state Native tribes sued a group of insurance providers they said have not covered claims for business losses… Continue reading

Friends of Fort Worden starts donation campaign

Due to COVID-19, main income has been stalled