Jefferson County

HORSEPLAY: Local horse blogger offers tips on bridling

JUST AS CHICKEN soup is good for the soul on a cold, rainy day, so is hunkering down and learning more about our horses. Thus,… Continue reading

House passes bill to protect net-neutrality rules

In response to the Federal Communications Commission’s recent repeal of net-neutrality rules, the Washington House on… Continue reading

Missing girl spurs Quilcene rally set for today

Residents of Quilcene are preparing to rally today as the community searches for answers in the disappearance of a 16-year-old girl. Since Bailey… Continue reading

Peninsula Kitchen: For the love of meat loaf

By Emily Hanson For Peninsula Daily News A FRIEND ONCE said to me, “Nothing says ‘I love you’ like a pile of heart-shaped meat.” He… Continue reading

Port Townsend native tells of mountain climbing in memoir chosen as 2018 Community Read

Leif Whittaker’s critically acclaimed memoir, “My Old Man and the Mountain,” has been selected as the Port Townsend Public Library’s 13th Annual… Continue reading

State Senate OKs measure to phase out salmon net-pen farming

In response to a net collapse last summer that released hundreds of thousands of invasive Atlantic salmon into waters famed… Continue reading

Two measures on Jefferson County ballots for Tuesday election

Jefferson County residents had sent in 431 completed ballots as of Friday in elections for two school levies on Tuesday. Voters in… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: County to continue deliberating shooting range moratorium

The three Jefferson County commissioners will continue deliberations on a moratorium on commercial shooting ranges during the meeting that begins at 9 a.m. Monday. The… Continue reading

Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour starts this weekend

EDITOR’S NOTE: This corrects the list of wineries on the tour. Book-ending Valentine’s Day will be two weekends of the Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate… Continue reading

Future of Oceans lecture set Sunday in Port Townsend

“Phytoplankton in a Changing Ocean Climate” will be presented at the Fort Worden chapel at 3 p.m. Sunday. Admission will be $5… Continue reading

Ebb & Flow more than a film about oysters; movie to be screened Saturday in Port Angeles

“Ebb & Flow — A Japanese Family, an Oyster and How They Influenced Pacific Northwest History” will be screened at 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Mix of net pen bills takes aim at non-native salmon

State Sen. Kevin Van De Wege is pushing ahead with Senate Bill 6086 regarding fish net pens following a damning report by three… Continue reading

Shooting range draws fire: Moratorium brings crowd to debate D’Amico’s Tarboo plans

The sound of automatic weapons fire filled the Superior Court. Stone-faced, Noah Frisch stood before the crowd, turning his body slowly around… Continue reading

Peninsula man is Kilmer’s guest at National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C.

For U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer and Air Force Col. John Teichert, the National Prayer Breakfast was about faith, unity and a mutual… Continue reading

Fire district 3 considering levy lid lift

Clallam County Fire District 3 is experiencing continued higher call loads at a time when fire officials say the district’s revenues will not… Continue reading

More than 150 seek answers at Navy open house in Port Townsend on training plans

A small chorus sang songs of peace during the Navy’s open house in Port Townsend as people learned about the Navy’s proposal… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: The Dome of Heaven

Last week I returned from my annual ministerial study break in which I stayed for two weeks in the desert home of friends in Borrego… Continue reading

Northwest premiere of ‘Spirit Awakening’ begins tonight in Port Townsend

Port Townsend’s Key City Public Theatre will kick off its 60th anniversary season with the Northwest premiere of the nationally-touring, one-woman play… Continue reading

Old time music to be heard at Concerts in the Woods

Spencer & Rains will play old-time music at Concerts in the Woods at 3 p.m. Sunday. The matinee featuring Tricia Spencer and Howard… Continue reading

Valentine events, fundraisers, lectures on Peninsula

Valentine events, fundraisers and lectures are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on the interactive calendar at www.peninsula… Continue reading