Jefferson County

Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour offered for two weekends

The annual Olympic Peninsula Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour, which was canceled because of a massive snowstorm last weekend, is back on. The self-guided… Continue reading

Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers brng blues to Coyle

Michele D’Amour and the Love Dealers will perform in the Concerts in the Woods series at 3 p.m. Sunday, weather permitting. “This will… Continue reading

DOT seeks comment on roundabout for Highway 104-Shine/Paradise Bay Road

SHINE – The state Department of Transportation’s top choice for the improvement of the state Highway 104-Shine/Paradise Bay Road intersection is a roundabout. DOT officials… Continue reading

Snow, slush, rain forecast for winter-weary Peninsula

A mix of snow and rain was forecast today on the North Olympic Peninsula, where weather-weary commuters, first responders and plow crews… Continue reading

Voters approve annexation, school measures

Voters in Jefferson County approved the East Jefferson Fire-Rescue annexation and two Port Townsend school levies by wide margins during Tuesday’s special… Continue reading

Delivery limited

Wintry weather continues to limit delivery of the Peninsula Daily News. Our carriers continue to be unable to deliver some routes in Port Angeles, Sequim,… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEF:Gardening lecture is canceled … and other items

A lecture by WSU Master Gardener Cindy Ericksen set for today has been canceled. The free lecture was planned in Room 160… Continue reading

Peninsula slush likely to freeze overnight

The blanket of snow on the North Olympic Peninsula turned into a slushy mess Tuesday as warmer temperatures and light rain moved… Continue reading

‘Blessed to be in this community’: Neighbors help each other dig out of snow

Recent snowstorms seemed to bring out the best of people in Jefferson County, who offered helping hands to their neighbors and colleagues. This… Continue reading

Jefferson County voters approve annexation, school measures

Voters approved annexation of Port Townsend into the East Jefferson Fire Rescue District by a large margin in the first count of… Continue reading

‘Heart Stories’ to burst open Thursday

Event is a collaboration of spoken word, dance, music and more

Hood Canal Bridge closure set for next week … and other items

The Hood Canal Bridge will be closed to vehicles overnight next week. The closure will be from 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 to… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: That winter was a hard one

IF I’VE HEARD this once, I’ve heard it a million times from the local old-timers, “That winter was a hard one. We don’t have winters… Continue reading

Peninsula Daily News delivery limitations continue due to snow

Some routes in Port Angeles, Sequim, Port Townsend remain a danger

A state Department of Transportation plow makes its way through downtown Port Angeles as snow begins to fall Monday afternoon. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)
A state Department of Transportation plow makes its way through downtown Port Angeles as snow begins to fall Monday afternoon. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)

Chimacum home is site of fully involved blaze

When firefighters and deputies arrived to a house fire in Chimacum on Monday, flames were shooting from the back as black smoke billowed… Continue reading

Port Ludlow Art League exhibits work

Gary Griswold is artist of the month; Georganne Muse is jeweler of the month