Olympic Peninsula News Group

McEntire to challenge Tharinger for 24th District seat

The 24th District’s two state representatives and the region’s 6th District congressman — all Democrats — are well on their way to running for re-election… Continue reading

Alpacas, glass work on Sequim tour throughout January

Each Saturday in January from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., visitors can visit the Happy Valley Alpaca Ranch and the recently opened Molten Mamma’s Hot Shop right… Continue reading

Documentary film at Peninsula College explores race in U.S.

A documentary film, “I Am Not Your Negro,” which aims to present history from the Civil Rights movement to present day Black Lives Matter events,… Continue reading

Edgington, decorated Clallam County deputy, retires

One of the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office’s most decorated deputies to have ever served has retired Sheriff’s Deputy Ralph Edgington stepped down on Jan. 1,… Continue reading

Polar Bear plunging: 150-plus pack PA’s Hollywood Beach for New Year’s dip

Organizers of Port Angeles’ 30th annual Polar Bear Dip on Jan. 1 said it was the best attended Polar Bear Dip in the event’s history.… Continue reading

City of Sequim accepting applications for scholarships

The City of Sequim last week announced that it is now accepting applications for the Association of Washington Cities Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund.… Continue reading

College basketball: Peninsula men earn split at First Federal Pirate Classic

Peninsula’s men are off to a .500 start on the young season after splitting a pair of games in the First Federal Pirate Classic last… Continue reading

Entrepreneurs win awards in Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition

Budding businesses in Port Angeles, Forks and Westport won cash awards in the third annual Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition. Entrepreneurs who focus… Continue reading

Clallam County sheriff warns of check scam

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict is warns residents of a check scam circulating in the county. Deputy Michael Leiter has taken reports of residents of… Continue reading

Boat burns, sinks near Whidbey Island

A yacht burned and sank off the west coast of Whidbey Island on Thursday, Sept 21, while the lone person aboard was taken to John… Continue reading

Port Angeles Symphony to conduct auditions

The Port Angeles Symphony, a 70-member community orchestra in its 85th season, has spaces for new members and conductor/music director Jonathan Pasternack encourages musicians to… Continue reading

Deputies arrest man in theft of memorial statue of dog

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man suspected of the theft of a memorial statue of a popular dog. Adam Lux, 41, of… Continue reading

Sequim bicyclist hit, injured in collision on US Highway 101

A Sequim bicyclist was injured in a collision on U.S. Highway 101 east of Sequim on July 18, a Clallam County Fire District No. 3… Continue reading

Attic fire sears Carlsborg home

No one was hurt in an attic fire in Carlsborg on July 18, said Assistant Fire Chief Dan Orr of Clallam County Fire District 3.… Continue reading

Sequim’s Beuke, team USA takes second in U23 world championships

Sequim’s Elise Beuke, already coming off a spectacular rowing season, helped the United States’ women’s U23 eight boat take second place at the Under 23… Continue reading

Clallam County Sheriff’s Office probing Carlsborg burglary

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary at Sunny Farms Country Store, 261461 U.S. Highway 101, at about 4 a.m. Wednesday, July 19.… Continue reading

Peninsula College honors its graduates

Nursing students, from left, Carrie Bertman of Port Angeles, Michelle Abell-Sietz of Sequim and Jessica Meek of Port Angeles pose for a group selfie while… Continue reading

Fastpitch: Wolves fall in nailbiters at state

The Wolves’ season came to a close with an 8-4 loss to Eatonville on May 26 in the 2A state tournament at Carlon Park, finishing… Continue reading

Golf: SHS boys defend Higgins Memorial title, Sequim girls improve to 8-1 with league win

Sequim’s boys and girls golf squads have plenty of momentum heading into the postseason. Sequim’s boys captured their second league title in as many years… Continue reading

Boys soccer: Wolves shut out Bulldogs

Olympic League standings (as of April 24) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 9-0-0 11-0-1 Kingston 6-2-0 8-3-1 Sequim 5-3-0 6-4-2 Port Angeles 4-4-0 7-5-0 Bremerton… Continue reading