Rob Ollikainen

Carlsborg woman arrested on selling, possessing drugs

A Carlsborg woman was arrested outside the Clallam County Courthouse for investigation of possessing and selling drugs and third-degree driving with a suspended licence, authorities… Continue reading

Hearing set for huge proposed bed-and-breakfast on East Sequim Bay Road

A massive structure proposed as a bed-and-breakfast for East Sequim Bay Road will go before the Clallam County Building Code Board of Appeals on Monday.… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners set budget hearings; $1.5 million in spending reductions unspecified

Clallam County commissioners have scheduled a pair of public hearings on the 2017 budget. The draft budget contains a $1.5 million line item for budget… Continue reading

Man charged in high-speed chase west of Sequim

A 25-year-old Port Angeles man has been charged with attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle for allegedly leading a sheriff’s deputy on a high-speed… Continue reading

Peninsula sites proposed for state trust land exchange

Three sites on the North Olympic Peninsula, including an off-stream reservoir for the Dungeness River, have been proposed in a state trust land exchange. A… Continue reading

Neupert holding out hope in Clallam Superior Court race against Coughenour

Clallam County Superior Court Judge Brian Coughenour held a four-point lead over a “hopeful” Dave Neupert after the first batch of general election ballots were… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners to mull input before voting on weed eradication plan

The board is considering an ordinance that would allow spot spraying of herbicides as one of several methods to control invasive plants like tansy ragwort, poison hemlock, butterfly bush, knotweed and scotch broom.

Clallam County approves $518,000 lawsuit settlement by 2-1 vote

Agreement would add acre of waterfront land to county parks system

Fire District shifts staff in summer trial

Clallam County Fire District 3 is moving two full-time firefighters from Blyn to Sequim during peak hours beginning June 1 as part of a three- to four-month trial, district officials said.

Court records: Suspect in Port Angeles shooting had extensive criminal history

A Port Angeles man accused of initiating a gunfight with law enforcement officers on May 28 has a history of eluding officers and felony drug offenses, court records show.

Greywolf Elementary gets scare via bomb threat

Sequim school one of dozens targeted across the country

Commissioners OK grants for SARC/YMCA, sewer system

Funds pay for rec facility’s air handler, $9 million for Carlsborg project

State: Trio of issues lead to unsold timber

The marbled murrelet, riparian zones and staffing levels are the main reasons why the state Department of Natural Resources failed to sell 92 million board feet of timber that was supposed to be sold in Clallam County from 2005-2014, a top DNR official told the Clallam County Trust Lands Advisory Committee on March 25.

Carlsborg sewer, YMCA/SARC get reviews but no recommendations

County finance committee talks Sequim-area projects; public hearing set for Tuesday

Sequim man accused in shooting death found not guilty of manslaughter charge

Nathaniel Darren Olson has been acquitted of manslaughter in the death of Matthew Baker

Commissioners balk at Carlsborg sewer bid

Chapman: $974k cost estimate amounts to ‘highway robbery’

Testimony begins in manslaughter trial

Sequim's Nathaniel Darren Olson charged in 2014 shooting

Testimony begins in Sequim man’s manslaughter trial

Witness testimony has begun in the trial of Nathaniel Darren Olson, a Sequim man charged in the shooting death of Matthew Baker at a house party east of Port Angeles in 2014.

Shortage for long arm of the law?

With retirements looming, peninsula law enforcement entities are seeking local candidates

Commissioners put SARC on back burner behind Carlsborg sewer bids

Clallam County commissioners will open bids for the Carlsborg sewer project before committing Opportunity Fund money to the shuttered Sequim Aquatic Recreation Center.