Northwest’s fire season gets an early start — with ominous beginnings

SEATTLE — Predictions of an early wildfire season have come true in the Northwest as low snowpack levels, record warm temperatures and very dry conditions have helped fuel blazes weeks earlier than usual. (continued)


USA! USA! Lloyd's hat trick leads U.S. over Japan 5-2 for World Cup title [ * Photo Gallery * ]

State told to fix fish-blocking culverts — those pipes that run under roads

4th UPDATE — Smoky haze from B.C. fires casts orange pall over much of North Olympic Peninsula; air warnings issued until Monday morning

UPDATE — Coast Guard, including units from Port Angeles, call off search for missing boater

BASEBALL: Wilder loses, will play for third place today at Firecracker Classic

Motorcyclist in Seattle ICU after riding into Highway 101 ditch

A summer bounty of outdoor concerts in Clallam, Jefferson counties this week

UPDATED — Firefighters battle brush fire southwest of Brinnon; copter called in

Get lost in a starry sky! Free astronomy programs at Hurricane Ridge starting tonight

Revolutionary War muskets and lavender combine for festivals at Port Angeles luxury B&B

Forks' celebration of Independence Day wraps up today; frog jump this afternoon

What's happening on the North Olympic Peninsula? See today's PDN front page

YOU DECIDE! Best of the Peninsula 2015 voting continues today

Vote for your favorites in Swain's Little Slugger Photo Contest!

UPDATED — Olympic National Park fire jumps Queets River to the south, flares on eastern flank

Measles exposure at unnamed community clinic, not OMC

Port Townsend police officer carries woman from smoke-filled home when garage catches fire

Marine algae responsible for domoic acid washes into Strait of Juan de Fuca, but biotoxin absent

Serenity House finds shelter of its own in line of credit

Has Navy gone too far in expansion plans across western Washington, including attempts to restrict development on Hood Canal?

Clallam commissioners to consider appeals for funds to fight homelessness

‘Adaptation’ actor Chris Cooper and wife to be added special guests at Port Townsend Film Festival

Port Angeles School District awarded AmeriCorps grant

Author sets third novel on North Olympic Peninsula



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