KONP 1450 Local News
Port of PA sends letter opposing park wilderness plans
Port of Port Angeles Commissioners have sent a letter to Olympic National Park against the park's proposed plans for wilderness areas.
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Sun Apr 20, 2014
Olympic unveils new Junior Ranger booklet for kids
Young visitors to Olympic National Park can enhance their experience by completing "Ocean Stewards," a new addition to the park's Junior Ranger program.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Doings Weekly
La Grange photo show documents America's vanishing West
Photographer Charles Klingsporn says he's felt a strong affinity for the American West ever since his family took a road trip to the region when he was a teenager and he saw real-life cowboys working the range.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
River undercutting historic Olympic Park chalet
The Peninsula Daily News reports a house mover and others want to save the wooden structure, but it would require an expensive helicopter and working in a wilderness area.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Beach cleanup set
Beaches slated for cleanup include multiple state parks, miles of wilderness coastline within the Olympic National park and tribal reservations.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
National Parks Traveler
Essential Paddling Guide: Olympic National Park's Elwha River Running Wild Again
Removal of the Elwha and Glines Canyon dams marked the largest river restoration project in the United States.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Second Beach Sunset
Hiking with my youngest son in Olympic National Park in June 2013; camped on the beach at Second Beach and caught a beautiful sunset! Select one of the options below.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Peninsula Daily News
Olympic National Park official to take over search-rescue operations at Oso mudslide
Larry Nickey, Olympic National Park fire management officer, will take command of search-and-rescue efforts at the Oso mudslide beginning Saturday at 6 a.m., he said today.
KONP 1450 Local News
PA building evacuated for investigation of bomb threats
Clallam County Courthouse and the Armory Square Mall in Port Angeles have been evacuated this afternoon to investigate a possible bomb threats.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
U.S. House passes bill to curtail National Monuments
The U.S. House of Representatives has narrowly approved Republican legislation to severely curtail president' ability to designate National Monuments, a power first used in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt to create the forerunner to Olympic National Park.