Jefferson County

Pancakes, open houses and kids’ art on tap this weekend

Events and activities throughout the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

Squirrel Butter to perform in Coyle

Squirrel Butter to perform in Coyle

The ongoing Concerts in the Woods series continues this Saturday with the musical duo.

Squirrel Butter to perform in Coyle

Weekday storm could affect West End most

Forks, Quileute and other coastal areas could expect 40-to-45 mph sustained winds with gusts as high as 65 mph from the first storm.

Department of Natural Resources reschedules public meeting to Tuesday on expansions of two conservation areas

The proposal would expand the boundaries of the Devils Lake and Dabob Bay conservation areas in Jefferson County.

First of two storms expected to hit Peninsula on Thursday night

Forecasters predict the second storm could be one of the strongest in Pacific Northwest history.

Initiative 1491 would allow temporary suspension of firearms access

Initiative 1491 would allow temporary suspension of firearms access

The “extreme-risk protection orders,” modeled after domestic violence restraining orders, would require a court hearing and due process protections to remove guns from a person in crisis.

Initiative 1491 would allow temporary suspension of firearms access

LETTER: ‘Trump Titanic’ sinking ever lower with each new ‘deplorable’

At this race, all Hillary Clinton has to do is wait for him to implode before taking the presidential crown.

LETTER: Whether you agree with her or not, Clinton more qualified to be president

Donald Trump does not have the temperament or focus to hold the highest office in the land.

Olympic National Park road to Rialto Beach to close Thursday for repairs

Mora Road, from the ranger station to the beach, will be closed for roughly a week for repair work.

Weather forecasters predicting stormy weather for Peninsula starting Wednesday

Officials say the first of two strong Pacific storm systems is expected to approach the area this evening with impacts on Thursday.

Chimacum Grange to host forum tonight for Jefferson County Public Utility District hopefuls

Chimacum Grange to host forum tonight for Jefferson County Public Utility District hopefuls

Another voter forum, this one Thursday in Port Townsend, will focus on ballot initiatives.

Chimacum Grange to host forum tonight for Jefferson County Public Utility District hopefuls
Jerry Harvey Hyasman

Volunteers continue to search for missing Quinault elder

Jerry Harvey Hyasman, also known as Jerry Pies, was last seen Oct. 4 near Copalis Crossing in Grays Harbor County.

Jerry Harvey Hyasman
Different experiences provide contrast in state auditor’s race

Different experiences provide contrast in state auditor’s race

Mark Miloscia is a state senator with a background in conducting audits. Pat McCarthy runs one of Washington’s biggest county governments.

Different experiences provide contrast in state auditor’s race
Families reach $60 million in Oso landslide settlements

Families reach $60 million in Oso landslide settlements

Survivors and family members settled with the state of Washington and a timber company over the deadly March 22, 2014, landslide.

Families reach $60 million in Oso landslide settlements

FROM A WRITER’S NOTEBOOK: It’s all about the journey

I have a limited tolerance for generic questions about where I see myself in the future. Life can be less conventional than people know it to be.

LETTER: Trump does not have the temperament to be president

The Republican presidential candidate would pose a danger to not only the U.S. but the world.