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McDonald Creek, as seen from Old Olympic Highway on Sunday, May 22.

McDonald Creek fish passage project expected to begin this summer

Work to improve fish passage in McDonald Creek has moved a step closer to realization. During Monday’s Board of Clallam County Commission work session, commissioners… Continue reading

McDonald Creek, as seen from Old Olympic Highway on Sunday, May 22.

Code change targets housing crisis

Provisions made against use as short-term rentals

Clallam County considers dwelling changes

Concerns center on area’s rural character

Jefferson County mulling housing dollars

Project could help Habitat for Humanity plans

Vacancy opens on board formerly known as SARC

The Clallam County Park & Recreation District No. 1 has a vacancy after a commissioner moved out of state. Commissioner Chuck Nagel moved… Continue reading

Clallam County seeks volunteers for boards, committees

Clallam County is seeking volunteers to fill 102 vacancies on 21 advisory boards and committees. The deadline to apply is the close… Continue reading

Jefferson County Public Utility District crews clear brush and wires on Taison Lane in Quilcene after the snow and wind storm in the first week of January.

County seeks federal funds for storm costs

Emergency declaration approved

Jefferson County Public Utility District crews clear brush and wires on Taison Lane in Quilcene after the snow and wind storm in the first week of January.

Commissioner’s move leaves vacancy on parks board

Clallam County Park & Recreation District No. 1 has a vacancy after a commissioner moved out of state. Commissioner Chuck Nagel moved away,… Continue reading

Clallam County sets meeting today

Commissioners will consider a contract amendment

Three Peninsula residents appointed to state boards

Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed three North Olympic Peninsula residents to state boards and commissions. Sequim residents Richard Hendricksen, retired planning director for… Continue reading

County adopts new redistricting plan

Commissioners approve it unanimously

Jefferson County extends temporary housing law

Draft permanent ordinance under development

Clallam County voting districts set for next decade

Nearly 3,000 residents shift from Sequim area to Port Angeles zone

County OKs new video conferencing equipment

Purchase aimed at improving quality for virtual meetings

Matthew Rainwater.
Matthew Rainwater.

Jefferson County commissioners approve biennial budget

By Garrett Harr Peninsula Daily News PORT TOWNSEND - The Jefferson County commissioners has approved the final 2022-2023 Jefferson County biennial budget. The commissioners adopted… Continue reading