Jefferson County

Volunteer information session scheduled for Tuesday

The Port Townsend Marine Science Center will hold a volunteer information session from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. The presentation will… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Effort to find new site for Rhody carnival to be discussed

The three Jefferson County commissioners will be updated on efforts to find a site for the 2019 Port Townsend Rhododendron Festival carnival at a meeting… Continue reading

U.S. Highway 101 to get overnight, single-lane closures

Travelers can expect overnight, single-lane closures each weekday on U.S. Highway 101 from Gardiner Road to West Uncas Road beginning as early… Continue reading

First Federal Community Foundation welcomes new executive director

First Federal Community Foundation will see a changing of the guard this month. Jan Simon will succeed Karen McCormick, who is retiring… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Beware the temptation of premature planting

IT HAPPENS EVERY year and I just cannot express how much I hate it. This last week while shopping, not only did I see tomatoes… Continue reading

Adventuress launched again after decade of work finished

Fully-restored 106-year-old schooner back on water

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

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

Fire protection class change benefits Kala Point

East Jefferson Fire Rescue has announced a fire protection class modification in and around the Kala Point geographic area that firefighters expect… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Elderspeak often offends when trying to help

HERE’S AN EMAIL I received the other day. In addition to the gentleman’s obvious good taste in column-writers, he makes a good point: “Just wondering… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Several organizations offer riding lessons

OVER THE RIVER and through the woods to grandmother’s house the kids go for the summer. Now what? It’s time to learn new things and… Continue reading

Inaugural Food and Flowers Show opens today

The Gallery at Old Alcohol Plant will celebrate its inaugural Food and Flowers Show with an opening reception from 3 p.m. to… Continue reading

Kah Tai Lagoon work party scheduled Sunday

Admiralty Audubon Society will sponsor a work party at Kah Tai Lagoon Nature Park from 9 a.m. to noon today. Volunteers should… Continue reading

Navy aims to continue pilot program

Training, sonar, addressed in supplement to EIS

Not guilty plea in death of musician

Bramson memorial set for Saturday

Pet vaccination clinic available April 16 in Gardiner for low-income residents

Center Valley Animal Rescue will conduct a pet vaccination clinic at 10 a.m. Tuesday. The clinic, for low-income members of the community, will… Continue reading

Run/walk fundraiser for healthy food in Chimacum and Tanzania

A 5K run/walk set for April 27 is the result of a partnership between two groups to raise money for healthy lunches for… Continue reading

THE COOKING HOBBYIST: Lemon cake pairs well with evening tea

HAVE YOU EVER been to or hosted a real tea party? I don’t mean those silly tea parties little girls in fancy dresses are rumored… Continue reading

Man’s body found at North Beach Friday morning

The Port Townsend Police Department is investigating after the body of a man who was reported to be suicidal was found at… Continue reading

Not guilty plea issued in death of Port Townsend musician

Adam Michael Kelly pleaded not guilty today to 10 felony counts, including controlled substances homicide, in the March 27 death of Port… Continue reading