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Vivaldi, ‘Nutcracker,’ ‘Hallelujah’: Symphony pulls out the stops

The girl can barely contain herself. “I am really, really excited,” said Charlotte Marckx, the nationally known teenage violinist about to join… Continue reading

‘A Little Kitchen Music’ to play Saturday

The Port Angeles Symphony’s new cookbook filled with appetizers, soups, salads, main courses, vegetables, breads and desserts will go on sale this… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Fire delays deliveries of newspapers … and other items

A fire on the Hood Canal Bridge early Wednesday morning was extinguished in about 30 minutes. Although the highway was cleared at 1:02… Continue reading

Bridge fire delays Daily News, Gazette, Forum deliveries

Deliveries of the Peninsula Daily News, Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum may be delayed today due to an overnight transportation issue. Delivery personnel… Continue reading

Staff at The Palace Hotel, Tammy Jenkins and Randall Moore, show off their first-place certificate.

Palace Hotel wins first in Port Townsend holiday window display contest

The Palace Hotel has won first place in the Port Townsend Main Street holiday window display contest. The hotel at 1004 Water… Continue reading

Staff at The Palace Hotel, Tammy Jenkins and Randall Moore, show off their first-place certificate.

Port Townsend Christmas Carol: A salty ‘Yule’ created by local pair

Let’s have us a fresh take on Scrooge and “A Christmas Carol,” shall we? Let’s turn the old curmudgeon into a real-life… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Mail delivery halted Wednesday to honor Bush … and other items

The U.S. Postal Service announced Monday that regular mail delivery and retail service will be suspended Wednesday amid a national day of mourning to honor… Continue reading

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center opens bidding Thursday on international art collection

Sarah Jane, the new gallery and program director at the Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, has just unwrapped an unusual package —… Continue reading

PC Jazz Ensemble to perform Tuesday in Port Angeles

Professor David P. Jones will direct the Peninsula College Jazz Ensemble Fall Quarter Concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday. The free concert will… Continue reading

PHOTOS: Holiday cheer in Port Townsend

Above, Santa stops to give a youngster a high five as he arrives in Port Townsend to turn on the lights on the community Christmas… Continue reading

PHOTOS: West End celebrates the holidays

Above, Santa rides on the West End Business & Professional Association’s train during the Twinkle Light Parade down Forks Avenue, en route to the Christmas… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Commissioners to consider county budget

Clallam County commissioners will consider adopting a 2019 county budget after two public hearings Tuesday. The first hearing will begin at 10:30 a.m. or shortly… Continue reading

Festival of Wreaths raises funds for Jefferson Healthcare’s Family Birth Center

The 3rd Annual Festival of Wreaths raised $16,500 for the Jefferson Healthcare Foundation. The funds from sales of the locally designed wreaths… Continue reading

Recount requested in Clallam District Court II race

A recount of votes is planned in the general election race between John Black and Eric Rohrer for the District Court II… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly networking breakfasts are held at 7:30 a.m. on the first and third Thursday of the month at… Continue reading

Famed journalist focus of Thursday talk in Forks

Associate professor of journalism Rich Riski will talk about Egbert “Edward” R. Murrow and his ties to the West End at the Forks… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Family band to play at library events … and other items

The North Olympic Library System will host three performances of the band Ants Ants Ants at different Peninsula locations. The band will perform at the… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to consider calling for annexation election

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider calling for a special election on Feb. 12 on a proposal to annex the city of Port Townsend… Continue reading

Tonight’s Hood Canal Bridge closure canceled

SHINE – The nine-hour closure of the Hood Canal Bridge originally scheduled for tonight has been canceled. The state Department of Transportation announced shortly after… Continue reading

Schedule of this weekend’s West End celebration events

The Christmas season begins this weekend in Forks and the West End with several celebrations. Here is the schedule. Today • 5 p.m.… Continue reading