Olympic Peninsula News Group

County offers Septic 101, 102 classes

Clallam County Environmental Health will offer advances classes for septic systems in late March and Septic 101, a free informational septic system class, in April.… Continue reading

Gospel singers set 15th-annual spring concert

The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers 15th annual Spring Concert will sound off its first notes at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 17. Open seating tickets are… Continue reading

Clallam County seeks volunteers for boards, committees

Clallam County is seeking volunteers to fill 68 vacancies on 22 advisory boards and committees. The deadline to apply is the close of business Friday,… Continue reading

District 24 legislators tell of stances on vetoed bill

Two of the three District 24 legislators who represent Clallam and Jefferson counties signed a letter urging Gov. Jay Inslee to veto Senate Bill 6617… Continue reading

Building Remodeling and Energy Expo set for Saturday, Sunday

The 21st Building Remodeling and Energy Expo will bring 78 vendors to the Sequim High School on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 17-18. The expo hosted… Continue reading

City scholarship deadline looms

The deadline for submitting applications for the Association of Washington Cities Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund is Friday, Feb. 16. The cities will award… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Trojans end Wolves’ postseason plans

Olympic League standings (as of Jan. 29) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 10-0 15-3 Port Angeles 9-1 15-3 Olympic 6-4 8-10 Kingston 5-5 11-7 Sequim… Continue reading

McEntire to challenge Tharinger for 24th District seat

The 24th District’s two state representatives and the region’s 6th District congressman — all Democrats — are well on their way to running for re-election… Continue reading

Alpacas, glass work on Sequim tour throughout January

Each Saturday in January from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., visitors can visit the Happy Valley Alpaca Ranch and the recently opened Molten Mamma’s Hot Shop right… Continue reading

Documentary film at Peninsula College explores race in U.S.

A documentary film, “I Am Not Your Negro,” which aims to present history from the Civil Rights movement to present day Black Lives Matter events,… Continue reading

Edgington, decorated Clallam County deputy, retires

One of the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office’s most decorated deputies to have ever served has retired Sheriff’s Deputy Ralph Edgington stepped down on Jan. 1,… Continue reading

Polar Bear plunging: 150-plus pack PA’s Hollywood Beach for New Year’s dip

Organizers of Port Angeles’ 30th annual Polar Bear Dip on Jan. 1 said it was the best attended Polar Bear Dip in the event’s history.… Continue reading

City of Sequim accepting applications for scholarships

The City of Sequim last week announced that it is now accepting applications for the Association of Washington Cities Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund.… Continue reading

College basketball: Peninsula men earn split at First Federal Pirate Classic

Peninsula’s men are off to a .500 start on the young season after splitting a pair of games in the First Federal Pirate Classic last… Continue reading

Entrepreneurs win awards in Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition

Budding businesses in Port Angeles, Forks and Westport won cash awards in the third annual Washington Coast Works Sustainable Small Business Competition. Entrepreneurs who focus… Continue reading

Clallam County sheriff warns of check scam

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict is warns residents of a check scam circulating in the county. Deputy Michael Leiter has taken reports of residents of… Continue reading

Boat burns, sinks near Whidbey Island

A yacht burned and sank off the west coast of Whidbey Island on Thursday, Sept 21, while the lone person aboard was taken to John… Continue reading

Port Angeles Symphony to conduct auditions

The Port Angeles Symphony, a 70-member community orchestra in its 85th season, has spaces for new members and conductor/music director Jonathan Pasternack encourages musicians to… Continue reading

Deputies arrest man in theft of memorial statue of dog

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man suspected of the theft of a memorial statue of a popular dog. Adam Lux, 41, of… Continue reading

Sequim bicyclist hit, injured in collision on US Highway 101

A Sequim bicyclist was injured in a collision on U.S. Highway 101 east of Sequim on July 18, a Clallam County Fire District No. 3… Continue reading