Clallam County

These conceptual drawings from American Ramp Company/Velosolutions show the BMX pump track planned for Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. Organizers hope to open the track in October.

PA council OKs pump track contract

New grant-funded course expected to open next fall

These conceptual drawings from American Ramp Company/Velosolutions show the BMX pump track planned for Erickson Playfield in Port Angeles. Organizers hope to open the track in October.
A Sequim students enjoys a ride on a newly-donated adaptive bicycle, donated by Rotary Club of Sequim. Submitted photo

Milestone: Rotary Club of Sequim donates eighth, ninth adaptive bikes

A collaboration between Sequim schools and the Rotary Club of Sequim is keeping several local students pedaling their way to improved fitness. Working with Molly… Continue reading

A Sequim students enjoys a ride on a newly-donated adaptive bicycle, donated by Rotary Club of Sequim. Submitted photo
Travis Michael Parker.
Travis Michael Parker.
Best of the Peninsula.

Best of the Peninsula 2021 nominations on now

It’s time again to vote for the Best of the Peninsula! In separate Clallam County and Jefferson County ballots, voters will be asked to first… Continue reading

Best of the Peninsula.
Two people were seriously injured and a Washington State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer's vehicle was totaled in a collision near Discovery Bay on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol

State Patrol enforcement officer hurt in wreck

Driver of allegedly stolen pickup also airlifted to Seattle hospital

Two people were seriously injured and a Washington State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer's vehicle was totaled in a collision near Discovery Bay on Tuesday. Photo courtesy of Washington State Patrol
Courtesy of Clallam County Public Health.

Clallam residents tell why they got the shot

“Why I Got Vaccinated,” a video produced by the Clallam County Public Health Department, asks community leaders and residents to tell why they received COVID-19… Continue reading

Courtesy of Clallam County Public Health.
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Leo Goolden, who is restoring the racing cutter Tally Ho, plans to move the project from rural Sequim to Port Townsend.

Tally Ho to move from Sequim to Port Townsend

Historic yacht undergoes renovation

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News
Leo Goolden, who is restoring the racing cutter Tally Ho, plans to move the project from rural Sequim to Port Townsend.
Terry Ward.

Sound Publishing’s Peninsula newspapers survive a hard year

Publisher tells of COVID-19 experience

Terry Ward.
Tom Landa is bandleader of The Paperboys and Locarno, two ensembles from Vancouver, B.C., who will give virtual concerts during the Juan de Fuca Festival in May. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News

Juan de Fuca Festival ‘reimagined’

Memorial Day event to offer live, virtual performances

Tom Landa is bandleader of The Paperboys and Locarno, two ensembles from Vancouver, B.C., who will give virtual concerts during the Juan de Fuca Festival in May. Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News
dean dexter

Tepid approval of dam removals

Snake River project divides electeds

dean dexter
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Tons of metal scrap are being hauled away from Midway Metals, avoiding enforcement action against its Port Orchard owner.

Cleanup begins at Midway Metals

Questions linger over lasting impact

Paul Gottlieb/Peninsula Daily News

Tons of metal scrap are being hauled away from Midway Metals, avoiding enforcement action against its Port Orchard owner.
Anne Chastain, Clallam County emergency operations coordinator, discusses the county’s response to COVID-19 at the Port Angeles Business Association’s breakfast meeting. (Rob Ollikainen/Peninsula Daily News)

Official: Clallam County could see herd immunity by June

Emergency Operations Center chief discusses vaccine program

Anne Chastain, Clallam County emergency operations coordinator, discusses the county’s response to COVID-19 at the Port Angeles Business Association’s breakfast meeting. (Rob Ollikainen/Peninsula Daily News)
A sign honoring Brooke Bedinger, who was killed on her motorcycle near the spot, stands on the side of U.S. Highway 101 near Morse Creek east of Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Work to begin on Morse Creek curve upgrade

Death of Sequim teen sparked project

A sign honoring Brooke Bedinger, who was killed on her motorcycle near the spot, stands on the side of U.S. Highway 101 near Morse Creek east of Port Angeles. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
“Miss Lillian: More than a President’s Mother,” is a new documentary film inspired by Carol Swarbrick Dries of Sequim’s one-woman show. The movie is part of the online Cinejoy film festival this Saturday through March 30. Photo courtesy CJS Films
“Miss Lillian: More than a President’s Mother,” is a new documentary film inspired by Carol Swarbrick Dries of Sequim’s one-woman show. The movie is part of the online Cinejoy film festival this Saturday through March 30. Photo courtesy CJS Films
Richard O’Neill, seen rehearsing for one of his solo appearances with the Port Angeles Symphony, won a Grammy Award on Sunday, March 14, for best classical instrumental solo recording. File photo by Diane Urbani de la Paz/Olympic Peninsula News Group

Peninsula violist O’Neill wins Grammy award

Sequim native gets nod with best classical music performance

Richard O’Neill, seen rehearsing for one of his solo appearances with the Port Angeles Symphony, won a Grammy Award on Sunday, March 14, for best classical instrumental solo recording. File photo by Diane Urbani de la Paz/Olympic Peninsula News Group
Sequim City Manager Charlie Bush. Photo courtesy of City of Sequim

Sequim group forms to seek city council transparency, open dialogue

Petition urges reinstatement of city manager

Sequim City Manager Charlie Bush. Photo courtesy of City of Sequim

Pedestrian hurt in collision after failing to yield at crosswalk

A pedestrian who failed to obey a crosswalk signal Tuesday, Jan. 5, east of Port Angeles was struck by a full-size SUV, according to the… Continue reading

Clallam PUD rates to rise in spring

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners have approved 2021 operating budgets that include utility rate increases taking effect in the spring. Residential electric rates will… Continue reading

$3.5 million in reserves aids county’s 2021 budget

Clallam County commissioners have approved a 2021 spending plan that uses $3.5 million in reserves to maintain services and respond to COVID-19. The $44.6 million… Continue reading

Peninsula College Longhouse to host ‘Powerful Poets’

House of Learning, Peninsula College Longhouse, will host a poetry reading and conversations with guest poets Dawn Pichón Barron and Rena Priest at 2 p.m.… Continue reading

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