Olympic Peninsula News Group

Dungeness manangement team celebrates 30 with photo contest

The Dungeness River Management Team (DRMT) will hold a photo contest in conjunction with its 30-year anniversary. Contest submissions are due by Friday, Sept. 7.… Continue reading

 

League of Women Voters schedule primary election voter forums

The League of Women Voters of Clallam County will sponsor two free public candidate forums this month. The forums are offered to help voters prepare… Continue reading

 

Most Olympic National Park campgrounds, roads now open for season

Most roads and campgrounds are open for the season in Olympic National Park. “The park’s higher elevations have an above average snowpack and Hurricane Ridge… Continue reading

 

Waldron to compete for Mrs. Washington title

Magan Waldron has announced that she will compete for the Mrs. Washington Pageant 2018 crown. The preliminary competition for the nationally televised Mrs. America and… Continue reading

Regional lawmakers win Association of Washington Cities awards

Two state lawmakers from Sequim have been named 2018 City Championship Award recipients by the Association of Washington Cities. Sen. Kevin Van De Wege and… Continue reading

Memorial Day services planned on Peninsula

Memorial Day ceremonies are planned across the North Olympic Peninsula. Most of the free, public events will be Monday. One — a monthly veterans memorial… Continue reading

Boys soccer: Wolves rout Bremerton, set to play Orting in district opener

Bring on Orting. Sequim’s Wolves locked up second place in the Olympic League 2A division with a win over the Bremerton Knights on May 1.… Continue reading

Sequim plans Bike Everywhere Month activities

Sequim fans of bicycling have plenty of chances to warm up for summer riding during Bike Everywhere Month, with group rides and other activities promoted… Continue reading

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Ward promoted to vice president of Sound Publishing; Josh O’Connor to step up as president

Peninsula Daily News Publisher Terry Ward has been promoted to vice president of Sound Publishing, Inc. Ward will continue to serve as publisher of the… Continue reading

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Best of the Peninsula voting is underway now through May 31. Click here to vote today!

It’s time again to vote for Best of the Peninsula in separate Clallam County and Jefferson County polling. All voting for the scores of categories… Continue reading

Newspaper owner announces Alaska acquisitions

JUNEAU, Alaska — David Black, chairman and owner of Black Press, LTD of Victoria, announced today that it has agreed to acquire the daily newspapers… Continue reading

Mary Miller of Seattle, right, points at a collection of water fowl as bird watchers, from left, Nora Wright of Seattle, Annette Bailey of Port Alberni, British Columbia, and Gary Bush of Wintersville, Ohio, try to spot and identify birds at a wetland in the Three Crabs area north of Dungeness as part of the 2017 Olympic Peninsula BirdFest. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Birders registering now for Olympic BirdFest

Registrations for field trips offered by the 15th annual Olympic BirdFest set for Friday through next Sunday continue to pour in, according to Coordinator Vanessa… Continue reading

Mary Miller of Seattle, right, points at a collection of water fowl as bird watchers, from left, Nora Wright of Seattle, Annette Bailey of Port Alberni, British Columbia, and Gary Bush of Wintersville, Ohio, try to spot and identify birds at a wetland in the Three Crabs area north of Dungeness as part of the 2017 Olympic Peninsula BirdFest. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Derry to present writings at Peninsula College

Poet, Peninsula College faculty emerita and 2017 writer-in-residence Alice Derry will be reading from her newest poetry collection, “Hunger” at Studium Generale in the Peninsula… Continue reading

Internet sting nets 10 accused of child sex crimes

Four Sequim residents arrested in multi-agency undercover work in Jefferson County.

Boys soccer: Riders win rivalry match vs. Wolves

Olympic League standings (as of March 25) Kingston 4-0-0 5-1-0 North Kitsap 4-1-0 5-1-0 Port Angeles 3-1-0 5-1-0 Sequim 2-2-0 3-2-1 Bremerton 1-3-0 2-5-0 North… Continue reading

Good Samaritan killed while helping stranded Sequim motorist

The State Patrol is seeking witnesses to a fatal hit and run that killed a Good Samaritan who stopped to help a Sequim motorist on… Continue reading

County offers Septic 101, 102 classes

Clallam County Environmental Health will offer advances classes for septic systems in late March and Septic 101, a free informational septic system class, in April.… Continue reading

Gospel singers set 15th-annual spring concert

The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers 15th annual Spring Concert will sound off its first notes at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17. Open seating tickets are… Continue reading

Clallam County seeks volunteers for boards, committees

Clallam County is seeking volunteers to fill 68 vacancies on 22 advisory boards and committees. The deadline to apply is the close of business Friday,… Continue reading

District 24 legislators tell of stances on vetoed bill

Two of the three District 24 legislators who represent Clallam and Jefferson counties signed a letter urging Gov. Jay Inslee to veto Senate Bill 6617… Continue reading