Tag Archives: CLALLAM

Sound Community Bank Completes Acquisition of Three Columbia Bank Branches on the Olympic Peninsula

Sound Community Bank

SEATTLE, Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sound Community Bank (the Bank) (Nasdaq:SFBC) today announced the completed acquisition of three Columbia Bank branches on the North Olympic Peninsula. Sound Community Bank now offers banking services in Port Ludlow and expands

Washington Attorney General sues owner of Olympic Animal Sanctuary

Olympic Animal Sanctuary

A Forks resident who raised $300,000 for a non-profit dog rescue organization, but failed to register with the Secretary of State or produce required records of how the donations were spent, has been sued by the Attorney General’s Office for

Hoquiam becomes 164th city nationwide to earn TsunamiReady and StormReady designation

TsunamiReady Hoquiam, Washington

The city of Hoquiam is now TsunamiReady and StormReady. Ted Beuhner with the National Weather Service attended the council meeting last night presenting the city with the award, and two new TsunamiReady signs. “On behalf of myself and all of

February special elections underway across Washington state

Vote

Voters have begun casting their ballots for the February special election in Washington. Registered voters have until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11, to return their ballots at voting centers, drop boxes or by mail. All mailed ballots must be

Public invited to comment on Regional Transportation Plan

OLYMPIA – The Peninsula Regional Transportation Planning Organization invites the public to attend any of four public meetings to learn more about a Regional Transportation Plan and to comment on the future vision of transportation for the Olympic and Kitsap peninsulas. 

Coast Guard rescues teenage hiker from Olympic National Park

SEATTLE, Wash. - The U.S. Coast Guard medevac'd a 15-year old hiker after she fell from a 15-foot cliff north of the Hoh River in Olympic National Park, in Clallam, Wash., Monday.

The hiker was reported in stable condition.

FEMA Dollars Begin to Flow Into Washington

OLYMPIA, Wash. - When the severe winter storms dubbed 'Snowmageddon' hit Washington State in January of this year, airports, roads and schools closed, cars crashed, and trees and tons of debris blocked roads and knocked out power to more than

More Washington Counties Added to FEMA Disaster Declaration Due to Heavy Snow

OLYMPIA- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Washington Emergency Management Division (WEMD) announced today that additional counties are now eligible for disaster Public Assistance to help with recovery from the severe winter storm and record and near-record snow

WSP Rapid Deployment Force Training in Hoquiam

Grays Harbor County - Local troopers involved with the Washington State Patrols Rapid Deployment Force (RDF) will be conducting training in Hoquiam.

Washington State PatrolRDF has the training to respond to incidents of

WASHINGTON RESIDENTS TOP MITIGATION QUESTIONS: FLOOD INSURANCE AND ELEVATION OF HOMES

OLYMPIA— Flood insurance, home elevation and other measures to protect homes from flooding and other bad weather are among the top concerns Washington residents are inquiring about from hazard mitigation specialists with the Federal Emergency Management Agency