Paul Gottlieb

Sequim man sentenced in rape cases

A former Sequim church trustee who has been convicted of raping two eighth-grade girls in 2015 and 2016 and tampering with a witness following his… Continue reading

Clallam Primary: Doherty, Peach to vie in general election

Incumbent Republican Clallam County Commissioner Bill Peach and Democrat Mike Doherty Jr. will advance to the Nov. 6 general election, along with District Court 1… Continue reading

Clallam sheriff, former detective spar in candidate forum

A former law enforcement officer challenging the Clallam County sheriff for his position said last week the agency should hire more deputies and promised to… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles pulls appeal of Sequim decision about John Wayne Marina

The Port of Port Angeles has withdrawn its appeal of a decision by Sequim city officials that the city’s shoreline master program prohibits the widely… Continue reading

Port officials limit choices for marina: Sale to private developer, levy no longer options

Selling John Wayne Marina to a for-profit company or private developer is off the table. The same is true for a Port of Port Angeles… Continue reading

Sequim hires hearing examiner for dispute with port over John Wayne Marina

City of Sequim officials have hired a hearing examiner to adjudicate a dispute with the Port of Port Angeles over John Wayne Marina. The city… Continue reading

Vehicle pursuit ends with arrest of Sequim man

A 5-mile vehicle pursuit by law enforcement personnel on June 23 ended with the arrest of a 22-year-old Sequim man and the filing of charges… Continue reading

Peninsula residents accused of stealing $1,300 worth of baby formula

Two Port Angeles residents allegedly stole more than $1,300 worth of infant formula from Safeway stores in Port Angeles and Sequim in early June to… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles to appeal Sequim determination on John Wayne Marina

A disagreement has escalated between Port of Port Angeles and Sequim city officials over the future of John Wayne Marina. The port is appealing the… Continue reading

Long-time Clallam County PUD commissioner suffers stroke, resigns from post

Longtime and soon-to-be former Clallam County Public Utility District Commissioner Hugh Haffner continues to recover from a May 10 stroke, his wife said. “He can’t… Continue reading

Port of Port Angeles considers levy lid lift to pay for John Wayne Marina upkeep

Port of Port Angeles commissioners will consider asking voters countywide to pay higher taxes to fund infrastructure improvements to John Wayne Marina in Sequim. Commissioners… Continue reading

Sequim man found guilty of third-degree rape

A jury of six men and six women found the Sequim father of four school-age children guilty on June 7 of raping two 14-year-old girls… Continue reading

Clinton Caldwell

Sequim man sentenced for road rage

A Sequim man charged in the Net Nanny child-sex sting must serve 60 days in jail on an unrelated March 22 road-rage incident during which… Continue reading

Clinton Caldwell

City, county officials eye smoking, vaping age increase

Clallam County commissioners and Port Angeles City Council members agreed to explore raising the legal age for selling tobacco and vaping products from the state-mandated… Continue reading

Clinton R. Caldwell

Sequim man faces up to a year in jail after guilty verdict in road rage case

Net Nanny sting defendant Clinton Caldwell of Sequim faces a maximum 364-day jail sentence May 29 after a Clallam County District Court 1 jury found… Continue reading

Clinton R. Caldwell

Dave Neupert to seek Clallam County District Court 1 judgeship

Dave Neupert, a Port Angeles lawyer and former radio station news director announced that he will seek the Port Angeles-area District Court 1 judgeship in… Continue reading

Sequim city code prohibits private marinas

Port commissioners urged not to sell John Wayne Marina to private developers

$50,000 bail set for Sequim man on harassment charge following sting arrest

Bail of $50,000 was set April 16 for Net Nanny child-sex-sting defendant Clinton Roy Caldwell of Sequim on a charge of felony harassment of a… Continue reading

EDC names interim director

The business support specialist for the Clallam County Economic Development Corp. has been named the nonprofit organization’s interim executive director while EDC members decide if… Continue reading

One-of-a kind collaboration expected to train health care workers on Peninsula

Peninsula College is teaming up with health care providers from Clallam and Jefferson counties in a wide-ranging $1 million effort funded by state lawmakers, the… Continue reading