Coronavirus

Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery

Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery

Gov. Jay Inslee will speak Tuesday evening and detail a plan for Washington state’s recovery from the coronavirus outbreak. There have been… Continue reading

Inslee to detail plan for coronavirus recovery
Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders

Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders

Hundreds of people gathered at the Washington state Capitol on Sunday to protest Gov. Jay Inslee’s stay-at-home order designed to combat the spread… Continue reading

Protesters rally against Washington stay-at-home orders
Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games

Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games

By Schuyler Dixon | The Associated Press With the distinct possibility of pro sports resuming in empty venues, a recent poll suggests a large majority… Continue reading

Poll: Fans want vaccine before attending games
New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process

New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process

As state and federal leaders develop plans to re-open the country after weeks of a coronavirus… Continue reading

New swab material to boost COVID-19 testing process
Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details

Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details

President Donald Trump said Monday that he will sign an executive order “to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States” because of… Continue reading

Trump says he’ll ‘suspend immigration,’ offers no details
Salvation Army continues to feed the hungry
Salvation Army continues to feed the hungry

Benji Project offers free teen counseling during stay-home order

The Benji Project is offering free online sessions for Jefferson County teens who are feeling the stress of staying at home during… Continue reading

Trump, Congress near deal on small business, hospital aid
Trump, Congress near deal on small business, hospital aid
Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat

Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat

Boeing and a small number of other manufacturers around the U.S. geared… Continue reading

Some US manufacturers reopening amid fierce political heat
COVID-19 cases hold at 42 for the counties; flu cases have stopped

COVID-19 cases hold at 42 for the counties; flu cases have stopped

People tiring of physical distancing, urged to hang in there a little longer

COVID-19 cases hold at 42 for the counties; flu cases have stopped

How to donate, apply for COVID-19 Relief Fund

The Peninsula Daily News and Olympic Community Action Programs converted the Peninsula Home Fund into the COVID-19 Relief Fund on March 18 to create a… Continue reading

Community’s generosity fuels COVID-19 Relief Fund

Community’s generosity fuels COVID-19 Relief Fund

Your generosity to the COVID-19 Relief Fund has provided Olympic Community Action Programs with $136,052 to give grants to help people across the North Olympic… Continue reading

Community’s generosity fuels COVID-19 Relief Fund
School lights honor spring athletes

School lights honor spring athletes

Students lost 2020 seasons due to COVID-19 virus

School lights honor spring athletes

Sequim Irrigation Festival now set for October

Kick-off dinner, float unveiling rescheduled for September

Lacking US coordination, states team up on when to reopen

Lacking US coordination, states team up on when to reopen

‘We need a coordinated approach between the federal government and the states’

Lacking US coordination, states team up on when to reopen
Inslee blasts Trump for ‘fomenting domestic rebellion’

Inslee blasts Trump for ‘fomenting domestic rebellion’

‘He is putting millions of people in danger of contracting COVID-19’

Inslee blasts Trump for ‘fomenting domestic rebellion’

Lawsuit filed seeking greater protections for farmworkers

Advocates for farm workers in Washington state have filed a lawsuit against the state seeking safer working conditions as the harvest season begins… Continue reading

COVID-19 changes ways candidates file for office

Online applications on county government websites encouraged