Pierre LaBossiere

Clallam County reports an additional COVID-19 case

One new case of COVID-19 was reported Sunday on the North Olympic Peninsula, a locally acquired infection in Clallam County, health officials said. The new… Continue reading


Four more virus cases in Clallam County

Clallam County had four new confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday and Saturday, July24-25, while Jefferson County continues to avoid new cases. The total number of cases… Continue reading


Peninsula counties on hold with 118 coronavirus cases

Clallam and Jefferson counties continued to hold at 118 COVID-19 cases as both appear to be coming out of outbreaks blamed largely on Fourth of… Continue reading


WWU’s Andrews fends off Auburn teen to win Clallam County Amateur

Western Washington University’s Devin Andrews led the Clallam County Amateur from start to finish, fending off a charge from Meridian Valley’s Cole Reynolds to win… Continue reading

Holiday traced to new cases of COVID-19

A total of 11 new COVID-19 cases were tallied on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend as two additional cases were confirmed in Jefferson County… Continue reading

Clallam County Fire District No. 3 firefighters Chad Cate, Colton McGuffey and Bo Pinnel fight a boat fire at John Wayne Marina Saturday morning. Photo courtesy of Clallam County Fire District No. 3

Small boat destroyed in Sequim fire

An engine fire destroyed a 16-foot boat and damaged part of a dock at John Wayne Marina on Saturday morning, July 4. Dan Orr, Assistant… Continue reading

Clallam County Fire District No. 3 firefighters Chad Cate, Colton McGuffey and Bo Pinnel fight a boat fire at John Wayne Marina Saturday morning. Photo courtesy of Clallam County Fire District No. 3

New coronavirus cases traced to UW outbreak

Jefferson County has two more positive COVID-19 cases, both tied to an outbreak at University of Washington fraternities in Seattle. There is at least one… Continue reading

Clallam County Health Department: Tests will measure outbreak

The Clallam County Health Department plans to conduct 150 tests per day for the next three days to measure the extent of a possible COVID-19… Continue reading

Clallam County Phase 3 plans to be tabled

The Clallam County health officer does not plan to recommend an application to move into Phase 3 of the state’s Safe Start plan this week.… Continue reading

Health officer: No mask mandate for Clallam

While Jefferson County has mandated masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and is considering criminal and civil penalties, Clallam County Health Officer Dr.… Continue reading

US Highway 101 collision injures two teenagers

Two teenagers were injured, including one who needed to be hospitalized, in a collision on U.S. Highway 101. John Anderson, 65, of Sequim, the driver… Continue reading

Clallam Bay man charged with hate crime after throwing eggs at protesters

A Clallam Bay man has been charged with a hate crime after he allegedly shouted racial slurs at Black Lives Matters demonstrators in Port Angeles… Continue reading

Port Angeles police investigating egging during protest

Port Angeles police say they are investigating an incident that happened Saturday, June 13, in which a man allegedly drove by a Black Lives Matter… Continue reading

No new COVID-19 cases in Clallam County over weekend

New case in Jefferson County likely won’t affect Phase 3 application

Port Angeles man killed in ATV wreck near Sequim

A 26-year-old Port Angeles-area man was killed in an all-terrain vehicle wreck on Saturday, June 6, on a U.S. Forest Service road south of Sequim,… Continue reading

Peninsula officials eye Phase 3 applications

Jefferson County officials hope to apply for a Phase 3 reopening as early as Saturday while Clallam County aims to have state approval for application… Continue reading

7 Cedars Casino to reopen June 1

7 Cedars Casino has announced it will reopen Monday, June 1, with 50 percent capacity, a new refurbished facility and smoke-free areas. The casino has… Continue reading

Health officer: Clallam could move to Phase 2 by June

Clallam County is now among those eligible to apply for an early Phase 2 reopening. Kitsap, Mason, Thurston, Adams, Spokane, Lewis, Clark, Island and San… Continue reading

No new confirmed COVID-19 cases on North Olympic Peninsula this weekend

While Jefferson County is preparing to move ahead with asking for a variance on Phase 1 restrictions, both Jefferson and Clallam counties are seeing parks… Continue reading

No new COVID-19 cases reported on peninsula over weekend

Jefferson County commissioners are expected to discuss today how a positive case reported Friday night might affect the county’s application to the state for a… Continue reading