Clallam County

Man jailed after jumping from police vehicle

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who is accused of jumping out of a moving patrol car in Port Angeles. Justin Troy… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with intent to sell meth

Sequim man to have first court appearance Friday

Slain woman’s neighbors still on ‘high alert’ as police continue to investigate

Makah tribal member Valerie Claplanhoo killed in Sequim apartment

Everyone’s ‘pard’: Former logger, museum-bar owner known as workers’ friend

Everyone was “pard” — as in pardner — to Gary Cecil Blevins, and none more so than the working people he fought for without knowing… Continue reading

20-30 handguns stolen after loader is used to break through gate at FREDS Guns

Business owner: ‘They tried to tear down my building to commit this crime’

Benjamin G. Bonner, seated, sits with attorney John Hayden, left, as Clallam County chief criminal deputy prosecuting attorney Michele Devlin reads a narrative describing the death of Cynthia Little of Sequim and her dog, Jack, during Bonner’s sentencing Tuesday in Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Killer of Sequim woman committed to psychiatric hospital

Bonner acquitted of second-degree murder on grounds he was legally insane at time of crime

Benjamin G. Bonner, seated, sits with attorney John Hayden, left, as Clallam County chief criminal deputy prosecuting attorney Michele Devlin reads a narrative describing the death of Cynthia Little of Sequim and her dog, Jack, during Bonner’s sentencing Tuesday in Clallam County Superior Court in Port Angeles. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Clallam Conservation District eyes rates, charges

Fees for property owners intended to create reliable funding

MOUNTAIN BIKING: Two young local riders win at Sunday’s NW Cup

They came from as far away as the cold of Quebec and Vermont and the balmy deserts of Southern California. They even came from as… Continue reading

Morse Creek curve barrier funding in House budget

The North Olympic Peninsula’s three Democratic lawmakers were enthusiastic that the $52.2 billion draft state Senate operating budget includes funding for Olympic Medical Center. Eric… Continue reading

Sequim man pleads guilty to child molestation charge

A Sequim man accused of having sexual contact with a young girl has pleaded guilty to first-degree child molestation. Gerald “Jay” Brownfield, 49, will be… Continue reading

Fire District 3 talks new vehicle, protective vests

Clallam County Fire District 3 commissioners have approved up to $52,000 for the department to purchase a facility maintenance van. Fire Chief Ben Andrews also… Continue reading

Sequim man arrested for investigation of hit-and-run, vehicular assault

A crash in a Port Angeles Safeway parking lot last week that left a trail of debris resulted in the arrest of a 23-year-old man… Continue reading

Jamestown S’Klallam to open cannabis store in Blyn

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe plans to open a cannabis store this fall. The yet-to-be named operation, which will be located next to the Blyn Fire… Continue reading

Jamestown Tribe pursues funding for cell tower

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s Economic Development Authority has plans for a 4G communications tower, and Clallam County Fire District No. 3 officials hope they can… Continue reading

Kilmer discusses Inslee, climate change during Peninsula visit

Gov. Jay Inslee is at the top of U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer’s list for president, the 26th District representative said of his Democratic Party colleague. … Continue reading

Audience members listen to a discussion on the Clallam County Public Utility District’s residential meter policy at the PUD headquarters in Carlsborg on March 11. Photo by Rob Ollikainen/Peninsula Daily News

Clallam PUD tables proposal for a lower opt-out fee on smart meters

After hearing more concerns about smart meters, Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners tabled a proposal to lower opt-out fees from $30 to $18 a… Continue reading

Audience members listen to a discussion on the Clallam County Public Utility District’s residential meter policy at the PUD headquarters in Carlsborg on March 11. Photo by Rob Ollikainen/Peninsula Daily News

Inspections to prompt Hood Canal Bridge closures

Traffic delays on the Hood Canal Bridge are expected between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 25-29 and April 1-5. An in-depth inspection of the bridge will… Continue reading

Teacher, Sequim School District settle discrimination lawsuit

Middle school teacher and former Athletic Director Autumn St. George has settled her 2018 federal lawsuit against the Sequim School District and three employees over… Continue reading

Teacher, Sequim School District settle discrimination lawsuit

Middle school teacher and former Athletic Director Autumn St. George has settled her 2018 federal lawsuit against the Sequim School District and three employees over… Continue reading