Clallam County

No jail for Clallam County deputy guilty of inmate abuse

Howard Blair’s lawyer said “an extremely dangerous situation” would ensue if his client went to jail.


Olympic Game Farm denies mistreatment of animals

A federal lawsuit alleges that the farm is in violation of the Endangered Species Act.


Triple murder suspect leaves Everett jail for Clallam County

Ryan Ward was in the Snohomish County Jail on a firearm charge. He’s accused in the Port Angeles killings.


Port Angeles killings: Man allegedly held woman as a ‘pet’

The judge ordered a $3 million bail for a second suspect in the triple homicide.

Man arrested in connection with Port Angeles triple homicide

Officials said the suspect is “believed to be involved” in the deaths but did not call him the shooter.

Port Angeles pot producer accused of selling on black market

The WSLCB issued two emergency marijuana license suspensions for North Coast Concentrates.

Animal rights group issues ultimatum to Sequim game farm

The facility is accused of keeping lions, tigers, bears, wolves and lynx in substandard conditions.

29-year-old woman dies from heart attack hiking in Olympics

She collapsed, then regained consciousness, then went into cardiac arrest. Park rangers were there.

Human error blamed for false tsunami warning in Clallam Co.

People in downtown Port Angeles and across the county’s coast heard the sirens at about noon Monday,

Court to hear appeal from Clallam County embezzler

The state Court of Appeals is hearing arguments Monday in the case of a former cashier in the Clallam County treasurer’s office… Continue reading

State prepares for first inmate execution since 2001

A sturdy metal gurney, topped by a thin foam mattress and backboard, dominates the small chamber that awaits Darold Ray Stenson for… Continue reading

Paragliding at Fort Flagler may soon be good to fly

Paragliding at Fort Flagler State Park is a step closer to being a reality. Rainier Paragliding Club requested consideration of four sites within the park… Continue reading

Man seriously burned in lighter fluid tag game

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict says he’ll look into a report of a lighter fluid tag game to see if someone should… Continue reading

State AG: Clallam County cashier embezzled $617K

A former cashier in the Clallam County treasurer’s office has been charged with embezzling more than $617,000. The state attorney general filed… Continue reading

Sequim homes move uncomfortably close to Strait of Juan de Fuca

SEQUIM — When Roger Huntman heard the rumbling beneath his feet, he knew it was time to run. Standing near the edge of a bluff… Continue reading

Father, daughter missing near Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES — A search for a 21-year-old father and his 1-year-old daughter has been launched after their car was found abandoned on a remote… Continue reading

Sheriff asks FBI to investigate jail allegations

The Clallam County sheriff has asked the FBI to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct involving county jail staff and inmates. Sheriff Bill… Continue reading

Inmate inadvertently released from Clallam Jail

A Clallam County Jail inmate was inadvertently released Tuesday after a court appearance in Port Angeles in a domestic violence case. The… Continue reading

Man dies in mobile home fire near Forks

Authorities say one man is dead after a mobile home fire in Beaver, north of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula. The Peninsula Daily… Continue reading

Clallam Bay inmate convicted in guard assault

A Clallam County Superior Court jury has convicted a Washington state prison inmate of assaulting a corrections officer with a homemade knife.… Continue reading