Rob Ollikainen

County hopes to meet April 1 deadline for Carlsborg sewer

County hopes to meet April 1 deadline for Carlsborg sewer

Construction of the Carlsborg sewer is on track to be “substantially completed” by next April, Clallam County commissioners learned in December. Meeting the April 1… Continue reading

County hopes to meet April 1 deadline for Carlsborg sewer

NOAA scientist to review Clallam County herbicide plan

An ecotoxicologist will review a Clallam County proposal to deploy herbicides in the battle against noxious weeds. Commissioner Mark Ozias announced last week that a… Continue reading

Suspects sought for failing to appear

Suspects sought for failing to appear

Local law enforcement authorities were seeking two suspects who allegedly failed to appear in court to face drug charges, the Olympic Peninsula Narcotics Enforcement Team… Continue reading

Suspects sought for failing to appear

Appeals board backs verdict on huge proposed bed-and-breakfast in Sequim

A Clallam County appeals board has affirmed that the building permit for a proposed 32,000-square-foot bed-and-breakfast on East Sequim Bay Road should be reviewed under… Continue reading

Carlsborg woman arrested on selling, possessing drugs

A Carlsborg woman was arrested outside the Clallam County Courthouse for investigation of possessing and selling drugs and third-degree driving with a suspended licence, authorities… Continue reading

Hearing set for huge proposed bed-and-breakfast on East Sequim Bay Road

A massive structure proposed as a bed-and-breakfast for East Sequim Bay Road will go before the Clallam County Building Code Board of Appeals on Monday.… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners set budget hearings; $1.5 million in spending reductions unspecified

Clallam commissioners set budget hearings; $1.5 million in spending reductions unspecified

Clallam County commissioners have scheduled a pair of public hearings on the 2017 budget. The draft budget contains a $1.5 million line item for budget… Continue reading

Clallam commissioners set budget hearings; $1.5 million in spending reductions unspecified

Man charged in high-speed chase west of Sequim

A 25-year-old Port Angeles man has been charged with attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle for allegedly leading a sheriff’s deputy on a high-speed… Continue reading

Peninsula sites proposed for state trust land exchange

Three sites on the North Olympic Peninsula, including an off-stream reservoir for the Dungeness River, have been proposed in a state trust land exchange. A… Continue reading

Neupert holding out hope in Clallam Superior Court race against Coughenour

Neupert holding out hope in Clallam Superior Court race against Coughenour

Clallam County Superior Court Judge Brian Coughenour held a four-point lead over a “hopeful” Dave Neupert after the first batch of general election ballots were… Continue reading

Neupert holding out hope in Clallam Superior Court race against Coughenour
Clallam commissioners to mull input before voting on weed eradication plan

Clallam commissioners to mull input before voting on weed eradication plan

The board is considering an ordinance that would allow spot spraying of herbicides as one of several methods to control invasive plants like tansy ragwort, poison hemlock, butterfly bush, knotweed and scotch broom.

Clallam commissioners to mull input before voting on weed eradication plan
Clallam County approves $518,000 lawsuit settlement by 2-1 vote

Clallam County approves $518,000 lawsuit settlement by 2-1 vote

Agreement would add acre of waterfront land to county parks system

Clallam County approves $518,000 lawsuit settlement by 2-1 vote
Fire District shifts staff in summer trial

Fire District shifts staff in summer trial

Clallam County Fire District 3 is moving two full-time firefighters from Blyn to Sequim during peak hours beginning June 1 as part of a three- to four-month trial, district officials said.

Fire District shifts staff in summer trial
James Edward Sweet

Court records: Suspect in Port Angeles shooting had extensive criminal history

A Port Angeles man accused of initiating a gunfight with law enforcement officers on May 28 has a history of eluding officers and felony drug offenses, court records show.

James Edward Sweet
Greywolf Elementary gets scare via bomb threat

Greywolf Elementary gets scare via bomb threat

Sequim school one of dozens targeted across the country

Greywolf Elementary gets scare via bomb threat
Commissioners OK grants for SARC/YMCA, sewer system

Commissioners OK grants for SARC/YMCA, sewer system

Funds pay for rec facility’s air handler, $9 million for Carlsborg project

Commissioners OK grants for SARC/YMCA, sewer system
State: Trio of issues lead to unsold timber

State: Trio of issues lead to unsold timber

The marbled murrelet, riparian zones and staffing levels are the main reasons why the state Department of Natural Resources failed to sell 92 million board feet of timber that was supposed to be sold in Clallam County from 2005-2014, a top DNR official told the Clallam County Trust Lands Advisory Committee on March 25.

State: Trio of issues lead to unsold timber
Carlsborg sewer, YMCA/SARC get reviews but no recommendations

Carlsborg sewer, YMCA/SARC get reviews but no recommendations

County finance committee talks Sequim-area projects; public hearing set for Tuesday

Carlsborg sewer, YMCA/SARC get reviews but no recommendations
Nathaniel Olson

Sequim man accused in shooting death found not guilty of manslaughter charge

Nathaniel Darren Olson has been acquitted of manslaughter in the death of Matthew Baker

Nathaniel Olson
Commissioners balk at Carlsborg sewer bid

Commissioners balk at Carlsborg sewer bid

Chapman: $974k cost estimate amounts to ‘highway robbery’

Commissioners balk at Carlsborg sewer bid