Coronavirus

Applications taken now for COVID-19 Relief Fund grants

Olympic Community Action Program has begun helping those in need using the COVID-19 Relief Fund. Since the Peninsula Daily News and Olympic Community Action Programs… Continue reading

COVID-19 curbs put Field Hall work on hold

COVID-19 curbs put Field Hall work on hold

Gov. Inslee hints at “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” edict extension

COVID-19 curbs put Field Hall work on hold
Clallam County signs lease with port for homeless recovery center

Clallam County signs lease with port for homeless recovery center

Facility will be near William R. Fairchild Memorial Airport

Clallam County signs lease with port for homeless recovery center
Governor extends stay-home order to May 4

Governor extends stay-home order to May 4

Inslee says it is proving to be an effective weapon against the deadly coronavirus

Governor extends stay-home order to May 4

Criteria expand for COVID-19 testing

Jefferson County to follow same guidelines as Clallam County

Latest jobless figures show COVID-19 had little effect

North Olympic Peninsula unemployment rose slightly in February as the effects of the coronavirus outbreak had yet to register in the latest jobless… Continue reading

Inslee asks state manufacturers for COVID-19 supplies

Gov. Jay Inslee asked Washington manufacturers to start producing personal protective equipment, saying the federal… Continue reading

Port Townsend Farmers Market opening postponed

Port Townsend Farmers Market opening postponed

Market managers, vendors considering other ways to offer produce

Port Townsend Farmers Market opening postponed

Campaign to aid local business in works

Clallam commissioners expected to OK spending request for “Choose Clallam First”

WWII-era plane delivers birthday greetings

WWII-era plane delivers birthday greetings

Port Angeles man able to see 82nd birthday celebration outside window

WWII-era plane delivers birthday greetings
CNN’s Cuomo, with coronavirus, completes show from basement

CNN’s Cuomo, with coronavirus, completes show from basement

A bleary-eyed Chris Cuomo, saying he wanted to be a cautionary tale for his audience, anchored his CNN show from his… Continue reading

CNN’s Cuomo, with coronavirus, completes show from basement
Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid

Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid

By The Associated Press From finding ways to help others cope to sheltering in place to canceling events, here’s a look at some of the… Continue reading

Virus: Elton John-led concert raises $8M; Rihanna ups aid
Stocks skid worldwide as coronavirus infections keep soaring

Stocks skid worldwide as coronavirus infections keep soaring

U.S. stocks joined a worldwide downdraft Wednesday as more signs piled up of the… Continue reading

Stocks skid worldwide as coronavirus infections keep soaring
Keep your car clean to reduce risk from coronavirus

Keep your car clean to reduce risk from coronavirus

By Ryan ZumMallen of Edmunds via The Associated Press The spread of the novel coronavirus, and its associated COVID-19 disease, is made worse because it… Continue reading

Keep your car clean to reduce risk from coronavirus
Volunteer doing what she can to serve the community

Volunteer doing what she can to serve the community

Three-time cancer survivor major assest for Brinnon

Volunteer doing what she can to serve the community
Help heads to NYC as experts predict over 100,000 US deaths

Help heads to NYC as experts predict over 100,000 US deaths

With refrigerated morgue trucks parked on New York City’s streets… Continue reading

Help heads to NYC as experts predict over 100,000 US deaths
State to get nearly $3 billion from virus stimulus bill

State to get nearly $3 billion from virus stimulus bill

Washington state is set to receive nearly $3 billion from the federal stimulus bill passed to help with the economic… Continue reading

State to get nearly $3 billion from virus stimulus bill
Most building sites have shut down, but there are exceptions

Most building sites have shut down, but there are exceptions

The state Senate Republican Caucus has asked Gov. Jay Inslee to lift the ban on residential work.

Most building sites have shut down, but there are exceptions
How will we vote? Outbreak revives debate on mail-in ballots

How will we vote? Outbreak revives debate on mail-in ballots

As the coronavirus pandemic knocks primary election after primary election off schedule,… Continue reading

How will we vote? Outbreak revives debate on mail-in ballots