Jesse Major

Sequim man charged with 10 counts of child sex abuse

Lynn George Johnson has previous convictions

Cold, chronic disease cause of woman’s death, authorities say

A homeless woman was found dead after Monday’s chilly weather and snowstorm in Port Townsend, according to the Jefferson County Coroner/Prosecuting Attorney’s… Continue reading

Snow, wind forecast for storm today and Saturday

Second wave could hit Peninsula on Sunday, Monday

New judge makes history: Lauren Erickson first female Superior Court judge in Clallam County

Lauren Erickson made history when she was sworn in as the first female Superior Court judge to serve on the bench in… Continue reading

Clallam County commissioners discuss process for climate change talks

The Clallam County commissioners are getting closer to engaging the county in a week-long conversation about climate change. Commissioners discussed how to… Continue reading

North Olympic Peninsula wrestles with first lowland snowstorm of winter

Closures, delays, wrecks follow system influenced by Fraser Outflow

Kilmer talks immigration, shutdown, mental health at Quilcene town hall meeting

Rep: ‘It’s wrong to shut down the government over any single policy issue, period.’

Sheriffs view new gun law: On Peninsula, one awaiting courts, other says he must enforce law

One sheriff on the North Olympic Peninsula is taking a wait-and-see attitude on enforcing the state’s new restrictive gun law while another… Continue reading

Well Heart luncheon kicks off Jefferson Healthcare Foundation fundraising campaign

Business and community leaders from across the North Olympic Peninsula kicked off a fundraising effort supporting Jefferson Healthcare hospital’s cardiac rehabilitation program… Continue reading

New Jefferson County sheriff making changes

Joe Nole seeking new second-in-command

Captain eyes repairs needed to make boat beached at Beckett Point seaworthy

As the tide went out Tuesday afternoon, Tyler Vega, captain of the Ninaa Ootaki, lay on the shore of Beckett Point to… Continue reading

Peninsula prepares for cold, possible snow Sunday evening

The National Weather Service is expecting freezing temperatures to hit the North Olympic Peninsula late this weekend with a possibility of snow… Continue reading

Meadery’s limited hours to grow in Port Townsend

Jefferson County now has a new place to enjoy fermented beverages as The Mead Werks meadery in Port Townsend offers a preview… Continue reading

Attendance dips slightly during Chimacum parents protest

Schools in the Chimacum School District saw a slight decrease in attendance Wednesday as some families protested the resignation of a popular principal.… Continue reading

Port Townsend City Council hears from city manager task force

The Port Townsend City Council will decide on Monday whether to adopt recommendations from a community task force for the ideal city… Continue reading

PHOTO: Just like the big kids

Even younger kids ride scooters in Port Townsend