Clallam County

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

Olympic Game Farm seeks dismissal of some lawsuit claims

Animal Legal Defense Fund sued Sequim-area business in December

Olympic Peninsula YMCA begins fundraising campaign

Donations to provide financial assistance for those who need it

Lydia Stephan, 25, gets a plate of food at The Answer For Youth (TAFY) — one of several organizations approved to receive funding from Clallam County — on Feb. 27. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Clallam County allocates over $1 million to homeless programs

Clallam County commissioners have approved more than $1 million in contracts to organizations devoted to fighting homelessness. Commissioners on Feb. 26 agreed to sign nine… Continue reading

Lydia Stephan, 25, gets a plate of food at The Answer For Youth (TAFY) — one of several organizations approved to receive funding from Clallam County — on Feb. 27. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Wayne family gathers options for marina, nearby land

John Wayne Enterprises Inc., is putting together options for redevelopment of John Wayne Marina and 105 acres the company owns next to the Sequim Bay… Continue reading

Solmar man, 70, helps snowbound elderly get medication

James Luna aids the isolated with utility vehicle

Karen Goschen

Port of Port Angeles seeks meeting with Ethan Wayne about marina

Officials want to ‘collaborate in person’ with leader of John Wayne Enterprises

Karen Goschen

Olympic Game Farm denies mistreatment in response to lawsuit

The Olympic Game Farm, responding to a federal lawsuit filed late last year by the Animal Legal Defense Fund, denies allegations of mistreatment of the… Continue reading

Sequim man charged in Florida with child molestation

A Sequim man has been charged in Florida with two counts of child molestation for alleged crimes that occurred there between 2012 and 2015, court… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with 10 counts of child sex abuse

Lynn George Johnson has previous convictions

Shelters in Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend extend hours for frigid temperatures

As frigid temperatures continue and significant snowfall is expected across the North Olympic Peninsula, Colleen and Ted Chapman are grateful that shelters and warming centers… Continue reading