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octopus800 Twice-told timber tales - The true story of the TLAC has not been reported by the local (Port Angeles) media, and what has been reported is incomplete, inaccurate or out of context, mostly in ways that favor the timber industry’s point of view. We...
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octopus800 33 perfectly good homes to be crushed, trucked to landfill - Some may know the Peninsula Housing Authority received a grant to build new accommodations for low-rent housing in Port Angeles.  Construction is scheduled to begin in early 2017.  However, the site upon which they intend to build is now covered...
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octopus800 Lusk suggests Port Angeles overcharges residents by 12 million dollars - At the December 6th Port Angeles City Council meeting a former employee of the city, Phil Lusk delivered a speech suggesting the city overcharges residents for electricity.  Allegedly the city has overcharged residents by $12 million. Quoting from a prepared...
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octopus800 EDC: Re-arranging deck chairs on the Titanic - EDC: Rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic? Clallam County Economic Development Council/Corporation seems to be rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic.  They have decided to show their executive director, Bill Greenwood to the door marked “exit.” Greenwood’s 3 year tenure...
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octopus800 Corruption at CDC exposed by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. - CDC Scientists Expose Agency Corruption Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.         Last month, The Hill published a letter sent by “more than a dozen” senior Center for Disease Control (CDC) scientists charging the agency with nursing an atmosphere...
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octopus800 Are robots affecting elections? Public opinion? - Q&A Political bots spread misinformation during U.S. campaign Use of bots in U.S. campaign likely a sign of things to come in Canada, expert says By Dan Misener, for CBC News Posted: Nov 07, 2016 5:57 PM ETLast Updated: Nov 08,...
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web1_161117-pdn-old-murder-tsr Man in Custody on 1978 Port Angeles Strangulation Murder - Tommy Ross, Jr, of Los Angeles, is in the custody of the Clallam County Jail on charges of First Degree Murder in the 1978 strangulation of Janet Bowcutt, 20, of Port Angeles. Ross, 58, had been in a Canadian prison...
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octopus800 Joshua Wilson-Wedding Sentenced in Gun Case - Joshua Wilson-Wedding, age 34, address unknown, has been sentenced to serve 27.75 months in state prison to be followed by 27.75 months of community custody as part of a Prison based Drug Offender Sentencing Act (DOSA) sentence. Wilson-Wedding was sentenced on November...
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unnamed Urgent Action Needed: Say NO To Timber Corporate Interests in 92,525 Acres in Clallam County! - WHEN:   This Friday, November 18, 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM Arrive EARLY to sign up. Public Comment period opens immediately – first item on the meeting agenda. WHERE: Clallam County Courthouse, Commissioners Boardroom, Main Level, Room 160 /  223 East...
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octopus800 UPDATED: Prosecuting Attorney, Mark Nichols declines charging gun-wielding terrorists - Our Town founder, Chelsea Ward had a grand idea during the latter part of 2015.  She wanted to create a group that could band together to fight some of the problems facing Port Angeles including rising crime and homelessness.  ...
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politics3 Whatever by John Marrs - 2016 may change USA politics dramatically and for a long time – both nationally and in state and local politics. We have witnessed the strongest effects yet of social and digital media during the current presidential campaign. Less prominently –...
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img_0574 Local inventor creates “Interchangeable Picture Display” by Leslie Curran - There is an age old axiom that we know well, “necessity is the mother of invention.” Many industries have adapted to changing needs and wants, however, the picture framing industry has been slow to respond to new tastes and economic...
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Hand writing Ethics topic on chalkboard Ethics - Ethics. Something that can be acquired over time, or a class can be a great avenue to teach ethics. Ethics in the real world, the business and personal world is a necessary requirement for graduating students. Teaching the “goodness” of...
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papaonlinetv-default-image An evening with John Marrs on PAPA-TV - At 9:00 pm on Sunday night there will be an hour-long discussion between John Marrs and Dale Wilson, host of “Now you Know” a community affairs program on Peninsula Area Public Access, Channel 21 on Wave Cable. These conversations occurred...
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march-3_1x Is Voting a Waste of Time? opinion by Tyler - With another election only a few days away, we are again faced with choices we are asked to vote on. But, is voting a waste of time? With some saying “the system is rigged”, and others saying “your vote doesn’t...
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