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Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Forks' Rainforest Arts Center on schedule for April opening; sneak peek set for Saturday
Peninsula Daily News - FORKS — The new Rainforest Arts Center is on schedule for a grand opening celebration April 18.And this Saturday at 12:30 p.m., the public can get a sneak preview of the complex.'We're building for future generations,' Mayor Bryon Monohon said this week.The $2.1 million structure at the corner of North Forks Avenue and East Division Street is undergoing the many finishing elements, Monohon said. Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
NEWS BRIEFS: Sunday performance of comedy canceled in Sequim . . . and other items
Peninsula Daily News - SEQUIM — Sunday's 2 p.m. performance of 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change,' the musical comedy at Olympic Theatre Arts, has been called off due to the Super Bowl. 'Turns out football is more popular than theater. Go figure,' quipped Carol Willis, OTA's manager. Another show has been added, though: at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12. Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
WEEKEND: New show busts open at Port Angeles Fine Arts Center
Peninsula Daily News - Full story available at Peninsula Daily News Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Steampunk group gears up for show in Port Angeles tonight
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — 'Sideshow: Full Steam Ahead,' a steampunk-soaked production, will arrive on the Alle Stage at Studio Bob, 118 E. Front St., tonight (Saturday night)."This show will take the audience on a wild ride,' promises producer Merryn Welch. All ages are welcome at the 8 p.m. event, while tickets are $10 in advance at Odyssey Books, 114 W. Front St., and at brownpapertickets.com or $15 at the door tonight. Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
OUTDOORS: Annoy steelhead, reap the rewards
Peninsula Daily News - ANNOY, ANNOY, ANNOY. Are we talking about what Seattle Seahawks fans should do if they encounter a rare sighting of a New England Patriots fan in the wild? Hopefully not. I trust my fellow Hawks fans will mind their manners, be respectful and let the athletes do the talking if they encounter a Tom Brady true believer or someone garbed in a Rob Gronkowski jersey.Especially since Sunday's big game appears likely to be an out-and-out brawl between the NFL's top two teams. Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Port Angeles plans power outage Sunday, Feb. 8, in waterfront area
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — The city will knock out power in part of the waterfront area Sunday, Feb. 8, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. to install new lines.The affected area will be between Third Street and Marine Drive from Tumwater Truck Route at the east to East Boat Haven at the west.George Drake, light operations manager, said all customers who will be without power have been notified.Some streets will be closed or restricted because of new wire over the roadway. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:06 pm
Sequim boys beat Port Angeles 48-37
KONP 1450 Local News - A 25-6 Sequim spurt in the first 13 minutes proved the difference in Friday's Rainshadow Rumble boys basketball game with the Port Angeles Roughriders. The Wolves came up with their eighth consecutive victory over their archrivals, 48-37 at the Rider Gym, as the Roughriders could never catch up after the slow start. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change' continues performances in Sequim
Peninsula Daily News - Today and tonight signify Friday, Jan. 30.SEQUIM — Pat Owens, veteran theater director, was not interested in this musical titled 'I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change.' A friend urged him to consider it anyway. So Owens gave a listen to some of the music from the show. And 'Shouldn't I Be Less in Love with You?,' a husband's breakfast-table ode to his wife of 30 years, reeled him right in. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Navy unveils plans for pier, facilities on Port Angeles' Ediz Hook
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — The U.S. Navy has disclosed formal plans for constructing a pier and support facilities for berthing seven submarine-escort vessels on Ediz Hook.An environmental assessment is underway for the three potential sites at the end of the long, narrow spit along shoreline occupied by Coast Guard Air Station/Sector Field Office Port Angeles, home to more than 250 Coast Guard personnel. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Get your WINDOW POSTER to cheer on the Seahawks in the Super Bowl!
Peninsula Daily News - TODAY'S (FRIDAY/SATURDAY) print edition of the Peninsula Daily News has two special treats for the 12's of the North Olympic Peninsula:■ A new Seahawks window poster to show your support.■ Super Bowl special section, "Duel in the Desert."Don't be left out: Get your PDN — a great buy at only 75 cents — at 200 locations across Clallam and Jefferson counties.GO SEAHAWKS! Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Clallam Superior Court Judge Wood to retire at end of May
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — George L. Wood, a Clallam County Superior Court judge since 1993, will retire May 31.He will leave midway through his 23rd year on the bench. Wood, first elected in November 1992, was re-elected without an opponent five times.Wood's current term would end in January 2017. His retirement will give Gov. Jay Inslee the opportunity to appoint a successor who will serve at least until the 2016 general election.Third since 2012 Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
SUPER BOWL — Carroll, Belichick coach Super Bowl from different angles
Peninsula Daily News - EDITOR'S NOTE — To follow Super Bowl news, go to the "Nation/World" button at the top of this page (www.peninsuladailynews.com).Then go to "AP News" and in the sidebar click 'Sports.' There are also still photos and video at the AP News site. The Associated Press, a nonprofit cooperative owned by U.S. newspapers, is the largest newsgathering agency in the world.------------------PHOENIX (AP) — Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he's C-SPAN — minus the information. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Peninsula pageantry: Sequim resident getting ready to represent area in Mrs. Washington contest
Peninsula Daily News - SEQUIM — Mrs. Olympic Peninsula — better known as Sequim resident Magan Waldron — has her eyes on this spring's Mrs. Washington Pageant, and she's taking Clallam County's Operation Uplift along for the ride.This week, Waldron said she was 'making sure that I have the entire wardrobe that I need, working on the choreographed dance that I will be doing, making appearances, exercising, eating right and getting plenty of sleep — standard run-of-the-mill-type prep.' Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Search for submerged aircraft in Hood Canal is suspended for lack of evidence
Peninsula Daily News - SHINE — Kitsap County sheriff's deputies have suspended their hunt for a small plane that crashed into Hood Canal after a sonar search Wednesday found no conclusive evidence of the aircraft.The crash that occurred Monday afternoon is believed to have killed the plane's pilot, who was thought to be Robert K. Alexander Jr. of Fox Island.'At this point, we don't know where the plane is,' said Sgt. Ken Dickinson, Kitsap sheriff's spokesman, Thursday. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
PREP BASKETBALL: Clallam boys, girls top Crescent
Peninsula Daily News - CLALLAM BAY — Clallam Bay's boys basketball team shook off early pressure from Crescent to claim a 58-44 win.Things looked promising for the Bruins (2-1, 8-6) early on after jumping out to a 10-0 start on the Loggers in Wednesday's game. 'We stressed defense really, and we jumped out on them,' Clallam Bay coach Kelly Gregory said. 'Then they put a press on us and boom, they had cut the gap.'We had guys that weren't staying in their spots, and we were having trouble with it.' Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFLY: The Brothers Grimm in Port Angeles . . . and other upcoming events you need to know
Peninsula Daily News - Grimm tales come to life for last timesPORT ANGELES — The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon, a mashup of comedy, action and fairy tales, has its final performances tonight (Friday, Jan. 30) and Saturday at the Port Angeles High School Performing Arts Center, 304 E. Park Ave.Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., and then the cast, some 30 members of the high school's Drama Club, will take the stage at 7 p.m. Admission is $7, or $6 for students and seniors. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Peninsula women trip Skagit, men fall short
Peninsula Daily News - MOUNT VERNON – The Skagit Valley College gym is not an easy place to get a road win but the Peninsula women's basketball team escaped with a 63-59 Northwest Athletic Conference North Division triumph.With Wednesday's win, the Pirate women improved to 5-1 in conference play, 11-5 overall, and moved into sole possession of second place, a game behind first-place Bellevue. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Civic project Saturday to fill in trail's missing link in Port Townsend
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — A work party to build one of the missing links in Port Townsend's public trail system takes place Saturday. 'This is not easy work,' said Scott Walker, a member of the city's Non-Motorized Transportation Advisory Board. 'But ideally, we can take a step to get everyone out of their cars, and it helps us to create as much walkability and bikeability as possible.'The work party takes place from 9 a.m. until noon. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Longtime Peninsula auto dealership drops Chevrolet line
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — Koenig Chevrolet Subaru is no longer a franchised Chevrolet retailer, choosing to be an exclusive Subaru dealer effective today, said William I. Koenig, owner and president.The past dealership recipient of General Motors' Mark of Excellence Award set many sales records and achieved many GM goals on the North Olympic Peninsula since opening in 1975, Koenig said.'I've enjoyed a great partnership with Chevrolet,' he said. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Other area events on North Olympic Peninsula
Peninsula Daily News - NOTE: 'Today' and 'tonight' refer to Friday, Jan. 30. OK, OK . . . We know that there's a little football game going on Sunday afternoon that will keep most North Olympic Peninsula denizens — especially the number 12 kind — glued to the TV screen.And that includes not only TVs in living rooms but those at gathering places such as watering holes in almost every populated nook and cranny of the Peninsula. Read more...



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