Olympic Peninsula News Group

The Cedars closes golf operations

Washington Golf, the state golf association, had sought insight from the governor’s office this week after his directive to close all non-essential businesses. Golf courses… Continue reading

 

WSDOT offers notices for coronavirus changes

The Washington Department of Transportation has made several announcements in response to the current COVID-19 emergency. According to a press release, Washington State Ferries will… Continue reading

 

Clallam County commissioners host meetings online

Clallam County commissioners are encouraging the public to view their meetings online in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Commissioners conduct work sessions and business meetings… Continue reading

 

Coronavirus cases grow to 11 on peninsula

A Jefferson County man diagnosed with COVID-19 has been transferred to Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle, becoming the first of the North Olympic Peninsula’s 11… Continue reading

Forde announces candidacy for state representative

Clallam County Republican chair Sue Forde announced on March 11 her candidacy for the District 24 legislative seat now held by Democrat Mike Chapman. Her… Continue reading

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House on Friday, March 13, 2020, in Washington. (Evan Vucci/The Associated Press)

Trump declares national emergency

Money freed for coronavirus response

President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference about the coronavirus in the Rose Garden of the White House on Friday, March 13, 2020, in Washington. (Evan Vucci/The Associated Press)

Hood Canal Bridge to close for repairs

Overnight closures set Monday-Thursday for two weeks

Sequim man dies in collision on US Highway 101

A Sequim man was killed and six others were hurt in a collision involving three cars on U.S. Highway 101 near Louella Road east of… Continue reading

Detectives investigate death as a homicide

Unidentified woman’s body found in Buckhorn Wilderness

The diverse cast of “Quilters” includes, from left, Sara Jane Benjamin, Marissa Wilson, Charisa Silliman, Sarah Shea, Susan Cates, Madeline Montana and Gabrielle Simonson. Photo courtesy of Olympic Theatre Arts

Olympic Theatre Arts’ ‘Quilters’ is cast, in rehearsals

Olympic Theatre Arts’ production of “Quilters,” now cast and in rehearsal, looks to blend the story of a pioneer woman and her six daughters into… Continue reading

The diverse cast of “Quilters” includes, from left, Sara Jane Benjamin, Marissa Wilson, Charisa Silliman, Sarah Shea, Susan Cates, Madeline Montana and Gabrielle Simonson. Photo courtesy of Olympic Theatre Arts

Clallam County fair royalty candidates announced

The coronation of the Clallam County Fair queen and her court will be Saturday, Feb. 8. Hannah McDaniel and Anna Menkal, both of Port Angeles,… Continue reading

Sequim School District makes honor roll for Advanced Placement efforts

The College Board has named the Sequim School District on its 10th Advanced Placement District Honor Roll for the district’s gains in student access and… Continue reading

Strait Shot schedules to change

State ferries amending Bainbridge ferry runs

Garage fire near Sequim causes $100K in damage

A homeowner suffered minor burns when a garage fire caused roughly $100,000 in damage near Sequim this week. Clallam County Fire District 3 personnel responded… Continue reading

Funds offered to some Clallam County residents to cut wood smoke

Residents of Sequim and Port Angeles and neighborhoods around those cities might now qualify for grants to replace old, uncertified wood stoves with cleaner home… Continue reading

Olympic Nature Experience given $5,000 grant

Olympic Nature Experience has announced that it has been granted $5,000 by the Benjamin N. Phillips Memorial Fund, through the Seattle Foundation. The grant will… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim firefighter promoted to career lieutenant

Clallam County Fire District 3 has announced that Stephanie (Gates) Anderson was promoted to career lieutenant at a ceremony Sept. 25 at Station 34. According… Continue reading

ESPORTS: Peninsula College signs school’s inaugural players

It was a historic day at Peninsula College on Oct. 12 when 15 students signed letters of intent and accepted scholarships to play on the… Continue reading

Two hurt in head-on wreck on Highway 101 near Blyn

Two people were transported to Olympic Medical Center after a head-on wreck on U.S. Highway 101 near Blyn early Sunday morning. Riley Steven Hazard of… Continue reading

Steve Perry, newsgroup advertising manager, to retire

Steve Perry, the general manager and ad director of the Olympic Peninsula News Group and the Kitsap News Group is retiring after 39 years in… Continue reading