Jefferson County

Navy gets $2 million to study jet noise

Funding has been allocated for the U.S. Navy to study and develop technologies that would reduce jet engine noise as… Continue reading

Kinetic Skulpture Race an ekcentrik pageant of imagination, merriment

Port Townsend’s 36th Kinetic Skulpture Race will showcase kontraptions powered only by humans that can survive kwicksand and mud, float in the… Continue reading

Scary stories for after dark in Port Townsend

The sounds, sights and spells of autumn will be celebrated at 7 tonight in Spooky Stories for After Dark at First Friday… Continue reading

‘Challenge’ art, jewelry exhibit in Port Ludlow

The Port Ludlow Art League will host an art reception Wednesday. The Second Wednesday reception will be from 4 p.m. to 5… Continue reading

Green art, fiber art displayed on Port Townsend Gallery Walk

Green art, fiber art and nature art are among the offerings on the Port Townsend Gallery Walk on Saturday. The monthly Gallery… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Do not lose your trust after being hurt

HOW MANY TIMES have you been burned by someone you cared about? How many times have you been let down, felt forgotten, betrayed or disappointed… Continue reading

Kinetic Skulpture Race to showcase strange and wonderful vehicles

Rick Peregrino, aka Veg, will aim for mediocrity this weekend. Peregrino and his co-pilot, Chris Kurka, comprise Team Flying Spaghetti Monster, one… Continue reading

Music of the Salish Sea at Wheeler Theater

Audiences are invited to sing, dance and laugh along with nationally acclaimed comedy educator and performer Billy “Billy B” Brennan as he… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: WSU stream steward class registration … and other items

The Washington State University Extension on the Olympic Peninsula will offer a stream steward class starting Oct. 18.… Continue reading

Running Dead, biking team meetup, Sasquatch lecture coming up on Peninsula

A zombie-filled 5K, a mountain biking team meetup and a Sasquatch lecture are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is… Continue reading

Sky in the Road to perform at Concerts in the Woods

Sky in the Road will perform folk music for the first Concert in the Woods of October at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The concert… Continue reading

Jefferson County resets shooting range hearing; may void verbal testimony from earlier meeting

Jefferson County commissioners will consider voiding testimony from Monday’s hearing on a proposed shooting range ordinance after county officials rescheduled a continuation… Continue reading

Boiler Room sales raise money for revival

More people looking to score a few items from the Boiler Room are expected at the second “internal rummage sale” Saturday. The… Continue reading

Port Townsend celebrates Girls Night Out

Girls Night Out begins at 11 a.m. today and will offer special sales and treats at participating businesses until 8 p.m. The… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Grandparents warned of new scam … and other items

Police in the Western Washington town of Elma are warning about a “grandparent” scam after a couple mailed $27,000 in cash to an… Continue reading

Proposed Jefferson County shooting range law hearing draws overflow crowd

Sixty-eight people told Jefferson County commissioners their views on a proposed shooting range law during a packed public hearing that drew some… Continue reading

‘Annapurna’ brings playgoers into a marriage’s mountains, valleys

We’re tucked inside a trailer up the Colorado Rockies, off the grid. Our companions, together all of a sudden after 20 years:… Continue reading

Legislative candidates’ views aired at Port Angeles forum

Incumbent Democratic State Rep. Mike Chapman of Port Angeles and the campaign manager for his opponent Jodi Wilke painted differing pictures of… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: A MycoCrusader on the horizon

“MUSH LOVE,” SHE signs her posts. And LiLy Athair can get mushy as she moves through the world. A single mother and a woman of… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Fire damages Sequim area residence … and other items

A Williamson Road home was the site of a fire that is estimated to have caused $75,000 in damage Monday night. According to… Continue reading