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State Supreme Court hears cases in Port Townsend

Packed house for justices as they stop on yearly tour of communities


PHOTO: Boat avoids damage in Port Townsend fire

Smoke billows from the Viking, a Trident Seafood vessel that escaped damage Friday afternoon at Port Townsend Boat Haven. The fire broke… Continue reading


Jefferson County PUD prepares for state’s new bridge at Marrowstone

The power was cut to island residents Wednesday for line and pole work done by the Jefferson County Public Utility District, the… Continue reading


10 more file for Jefferson County elected positions

Day two of filing week saw 10 additional candidates add their names to the growing list of candidates who have filed with… Continue reading

PHOTO: Rhody Festival week has arrived in Port Townsend

Funtastic Carnivals set up its rides and games Monday morning at Memorial Field in Port Townsend after Jefferson County Public Works Parks and Recreation Manager… Continue reading

State Supreme Court to convene in Port Townsend

Jefferson County residents can experience how the state Supreme Court works when justices bring three cases to the Jefferson County Courthouse on… Continue reading

Ecology: Fort Discovery in violation of Water Pollution Control Act

State agency finds ‘relatively minor encroachments’ on wetlands

Navy volunteers help with demolition to make way for Port Townsend park

Work is part of rehab of parcel for Gateway Plaza

Jefferson County PUD general manager role now permanent for Streett

After four months as Jefferson County Public Utility District’s acting general manager, Kevin Streett has been promoted. On Tuesday, the PUD commissioners… Continue reading

‘Old Blue’ visitor center comes down; new park envisioned in PT

One of the city’s familiar landmarks, the “Old Blue” visitor center on Sims Way, was demolished Thursday to make way for the… Continue reading

Assessment to weigh health needs in Jefferson County

Community Health Improvement Plan to be updated

Backup sites for Rhododendron Festival carnival remain under discussion

Event cleared for Memorial Field in Port Townsend, depending on the weather

Overnight lodging, event center planned for Hamilton-Worthington House

Support pours in for conversion of Quilcene site

Port of Port Townsend turns down stormwater grant for Boat Haven

Port of Port Townsend commissioners have declined a $200,000 grant from the state Department of Ecology, citing expense and a lack of… Continue reading

PHOTO: Work underway on Cherry Street apartments in Port Townsend

Work has begun on the Cherry Street apartment complex that is intended to create an affordable housing option in Port Townsend. The site is being… Continue reading

Jefferson Healthcare chief medical officer wins state award

Dr. Joseph Mattern, Jefferson Healthcare chief medical officer and primary care physician, has been recognized for his work by the Washington Rural… Continue reading