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IF YOU MISSED THIS: Like something from 'Star Trek" — what is that strange-looking vessel? - Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Galeocerdo — which is the genus name of the tiger shark — came into the Port Angeles Boat Haven for a load of fuel on Friday afternoon. The unique-looking vessel conjures images of the Batmobile or something out of “Star Wars.”
SPORTS: Iconic sportscaster Brent Musberger draws crowd at Sixkiller tournament - Peninsula Daily News
SEQUIM — Judging by the many fans who stopped to chat and take photos with Brent Musberger before the start of the fourth annual Sonny Sixkiller Husky Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Wilder Auto, it's readily apparent the 75-year old sportscaster has ...
Police in Port Angeles, Forks, Sequim say homeless population is up; cleanup of camps slated - Peninsula Daily News
Police in three of the four North Olympic Peninsula cities have noticed an increase in the number of homeless people in recent years. This comes as both Port Angeles and Forks police are planning organized efforts later this year to clean up common ...
Port Townsend’s Trinity United Methodist Church offers to give away building - Peninsula Daily News
PORT TOWNSEND — Church officials preparing for new construction are offering to give away a small building to anyone who will move it and use it. “We are planning to put a new structure on the site, which is why we are giving away the existing building ...
Last Air Force flight on Navy Prowler takes off from Whidbey Island - Peninsula Daily News
NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND — The last Air Force flight in a EA-76B Prowler was this month. As Air Force Maj. Shalin Turner's performed his final flight in the Prowler on July 10, he became the last U.S. Air Force flyer to fly in one, the Navy said. Turner is ...
Third man sentenced in Port Angeles trailer burglary, assault - Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — A Port Angeles man has been sentenced to one year and a day in prison for his role in a March trailer burglary in which police said a computer, cellphone, cash and the shoes off a man’s feet were stolen. Zachary Michael Taylor, 20 ...
Panhandler faces trial after alleged knife incident at Port Angeles Safeway - Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — A man from Colorado described in court papers as homeless faces an Aug. 25 trial on a charge of assault for allegedly pulling an unopened folding knife on another man outside the east Port Angeles Safeway earlier this month. The blade was ...
Facility updates to accompany schools reorganization in Forks - Peninsula Daily News
FORKS — A new roof, playground and computer labs are among the amenities Quillayute Valley School District students will see when they return to school in September. All these changes are being triggered by a reorganization of grade levels in the district.
New Port Townsend Paper mill landfill regulations to be discussed at meeting tonight - Peninsula Daily News
PORT TOWNSEND — State, county and Port Townsend Paper Corp. representatives are expected to discuss details of an agreement on the paper mill’s landfill at 6 p.m. today. A permit issued this month for the mill’s landfill changes requirements for its ...
BASEBALL: Port Angeles wins regional crown, next stop World Series in Florida - Peninsula Daily News
KALISPELL, Mont. — First a state title, now a regional championship, and in two weeks a World Series trophy? That's the opportunity available to the Port Angeles Cal Ripken 12U baseball team, after dominating the Pacific Northwest Regional Cal Ripken 12U ...