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17 hrs ago | KONP 1450 Local News

State to begin beach monitoring program in Clallam

With summer water play and boating just around the corner, the state's 'BEACH' program will soon be testing the water at 58 of Washington's most popular saltwater beaches, including some in Clallam County.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

'That's shocking': Sequim School District voters soundly reject $154 million bond measure

Initial results tallied Tuesday night in all-mail elections in the Sequim and Cape Flattery school districts.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Education Etc., Jefferson County, WA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Rep. Kilmer plans series of stops on Peninsula

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer is visiting the North Olympic Peninsula on Monday for a series of get-togethers with constituents during a two-week congressional recess.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Derek Kilmer, Port Angeles, WA, Gig Harbor, WA, Jefferson County, WA, Port Townsend, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Charges dismissed against Port Angeles man after diversion program done

Harassment and fourth-degree domestic violence assault charges have been dismissed against a Port Angeles man after he completed a yearlong diversion program in Clallam County.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Peninsula Daily News

Sequim school officials wait for voters' verdict

As election day nears, Sequim School District officials wait to hear whether voters within the district approve more than $154 million in bonds for the largest construction project in the city's history.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Education Etc., Jefferson County, WA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

County using zoning codes to control "legal" marijuana operations

When Washington voters approved leaglizing recreational marijuana, a number of responsibilities were passed to to local governments as to how they would regulate the growers, processors and retailers of cannabis.

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Related Topix: Marijuana

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Second suspect sought in Gorst gun store burglary

The Kitsap County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man that investigators believe might have been behind the wheel of the getaway car during a Gorst gun store burglary last week.

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Related Topix: Kitsap County, WA, Forks, WA, Jefferson County, WA

Fri Apr 11, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

Clallam courthouse evacuated for bomb threat

Port Angeles) -- For the second time in two weeks, the Clallam County Courthouse has been evacuated due to a bomb threat.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Thu Apr 10, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

911 outage hits Washington, Oregon calls restored

Emergency 911 service is down in most of the state of Washington. A spokeswoman for CenturyLink, Kerry Zimmer, says the problem began about 1:30 a.m. Thursday at Sheridan, Ore., and Oregon was affected for a time.

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Related Topix: Washington, Cowlitz County, WA, Grays Harbor County, WA, King County, WA

Wed Apr 09, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

County tables flow control ordinance after marathon public hearing

After a lengthy public hearing, Clallam County commissioners have not yet made a decision on a controversial measure dealing with garbage.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Here's a way to get Master Gardeners to dig up your yard - maybe

Have some of your plants taken over your garden? You can thin them out or make room for something new while helping the Master Gardener Foundation of Clallam County prepare for its spring plant sale by hosting a "dig and divide" sometime this month.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Sequim, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Biomass plant problems at Nippon disrupt air monitoring schedule in Port Angeles

The inability of Nippon Paper Industries USA to start up its upgraded cogeneration plant has made it impossible for the Olympic Region Clean Air Agency to take advantage of equipment installed to assess the plant's boiler emissions from burning biomass, the state monitoring agency says.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Sequim, WA, Port Townsend, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Guilty plea entered to lesser charge in Joyce knife assault

A Joyce man will serve no additional time in jail after pleading guilty to a lesser assault charge in a knife attack against his roommate in December.

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Related Topix: Joyce, WA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Money pours in to replace donation funds after robbery at Port Angeles espresso stand

The co-owner of the espresso stand along U.S. Highway 101 that lost $100 in Habitat for Humanity donations in a robbery last week has two words for community members who have replenished the funds, and then some.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Non-Profit

Thu Apr 03, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

Two local highway projects on budget and on-schedule

PORT ANGELES) - Roadways between Port Angeles and Sequim continue to pose a challenge to commuters as the 101 widening project and the Deer Park underpass both continue.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Sequim, WA

KONP 1450 Local News

Vets' center in PA set for upgrade

The Clallam County Veteran's Center in Port Angeles is poised to get an upgrade and remodel.

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KONP 1450 Local News

Two jailed in Port Angeles bomb threat

Two Port Angeles man have been arrested in connection with a bomb threat that cleared the Clallam County Courthouse and Armory Square Mall last week.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Special election ballots for school measures in Sequim, Cape Flattery mailed today

The Cape Flattery School District will ask district voters to approve a new maintenance and operations levy while the Sequim School District is asking voters to allow it to issue more than $154 million in general obligation bonds in the April 22 special election.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Education Etc., Jefferson County, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Clallam schools to get early look at new exam

Students in three Clallam County school districts will test-drive a proposed student exam that will have implications in dozens of states.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Sequim, WA, Port Angeles, WA

KONP 1450 Local News

Sequim coach arrested for improper contact with teen girl

A Sequim High School assistant girls basketball coach has been arrested on felony charges for an alleged inappropriate relationship with a teenage girl.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA

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