Local News

Sequim modular classrooms to use new wood

   April 28th, 2017 - 03:30 pm

SEQUIM, Wash. (AP) - New modular classrooms are being built across Washington state using a new wood that's the buzz of the industry.

Burke announces run for PA Port commission

   April 28th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – Steve Burke says he will run for the Port of Port Angeles commission seat for which he was appointed.

Climate march set for downtown PA Saturday

   April 28th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – Two environmental groups are organizing a climate march and rally in downtown Port Angeles Saturday.

Health officials announce shellfish closure

   April 27th, 2017 - 05:00 pm

(Port Angeles) -- Health officials have closed the area between Lyre River and Dungeness Bay along the Strait of Juan de Fuca to shellfish harvesting, effective immediately.

PAHS maestro to retire after 42 years

   April 27th, 2017 - 08:00 am

(Port Angeles) – Longtime Port Angeles school orchestra director Ron Jones is hanging up his baton.

Hurricane Ridge Road may reopen this weekend

   April 27th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – Olympic National Park hopes to have the road to Hurricane Ridge reopened by this weekend.

Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe plans hotel in downtown Port Angeles

   April 27th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – The Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe wants to buy a piece of downtown Port Angeles property and turn it into a hotel.

Report shows big economic impact from ONP

   April 26th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – A new report says visitors to Olympic National Park last year were responsible for supporting nearly 4-thousand jobs in the region.

Port of PA does better financially in 2016

   April 26th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – Port of Port Angeles officials say 2016 turned out to be a good year financially for the organization.

County approves adding counters on Olympic Discovery Trail

   April 26th, 2017 - 05:30 am

(Port Angeles) – Users of the Olympic Discovery Trail may soon be counted.

County questions DNR timber revenue reports

   April 25th, 2017 - 08:00 am

(Port Angeles) – Clallam County officials say they’ve discovered potential problems with timber-revenue payments to the county and its junior taxing districts.

Federal court says hatchery fish OK for Elwha

   April 25th, 2017 - 08:00 am

(Port Angeles) – A federal appeals court has ruled plans to stock the Elwha River with hatchery fish will have no significant impact on native fish or wild salmon recovery.

Navy plans more training in region

   April 24th, 2017 - 08:00 am

POULSBO, Wash. (AP) - The U.S. Navy is proposing to expand training of its special operations teams on land along Puget Sound and on the southwestern Washington coast.

Woman and mother may be tried together in death of Forks boy

   April 24th, 2017 - 08:00 am

     PORT ANGELES, Wash. (AP) - A Forks woman and her mother may be tried together in connection with the death of a 2  1/2 year old boy.

Site work on Lake Crescent highway start in mid-July

   April 21st, 2017 - 03:00 pm

(Port Angeles) -- A Bellingham contractor will begin site work on the Lake Crescent Highway Rehab Project in mid-July.