Jefferson County

PAT NEAL: Bigfoot believes in me

A RECENT OPINION poll on the Peninsula Daily News website asked, “Sasquatch: Real or myth?” A more appropriate question, given the recent one-day opening of… Continue reading

Poets featured at Northwind Reading Series

The Northwind Reading Series will feature Lorraine Ferra and Sally Green at 7 p.m. Thursday. The readings will be at the Northwind… Continue reading

Port Townsend High School band members qualify for state competition

Three Port Townsend High School musicians participated in a state competition last month. Tusker Behrenfeld, Maya Dow and Kincaid Gould attended the… Continue reading

Port Townsend Main Street program honored for its work

The Washington State Main Street program recognized the Port Townsend Main Street program with two awards at its Excellence on Main awards… Continue reading

Public Health Heroes feted by Jefferson County Public Health

Jefferson County Public Health announced its 2019 Public Health Heroes at a recent board meeting. The awards were part of the observance… Continue reading

PHOTO: Bringing bees attention in Jefferson County

Raymond Kingfisher, front, of the Northern Cheyenne tribe in Montana, leads a protest march of about 30 people from Port Townsend’s Haller Fountain to Pope… Continue reading

Jefferson County to get $1.4M for Tri-Area sewer project

Funds a ‘major step forward’ in Port Hadlock treatment plant

Rotary Club of Port Townsend raises $22,000 for Benji Project

The Rotary Club of Port Townsend has raised $22,000 to support the Benji Project at it annual auction March 30. The Benji… Continue reading

State approves funds for Peninsula-wide behavioral health facility

Center to be operated by Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe, Olympic Medical Center, Jefferson Healthcare

Call goes out for Shrimpfest volunteers

Volunteers for Brinnon’s annual Hood Canal Shrimpfest, set for Memorial Day Weekend, have been asked to choose what jobs they would like to… Continue reading

PHOTO: Boating season opens in Port Townsend

The firefighting boat from East Jefferson Fire-Rescue sends up spray from its hoses during the annual parade on Port Townsend Bay to… Continue reading

Jefferson County historical resource center open for rare tours today

Today, the Jefferson County Historical Society will provide tours of its stored collection. The behind-the-scenes half-hour ours will be from 1 p.m.… Continue reading

140 years of Jefferson County history comes to life

Jefferson County Historical Society honors its past

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Sometimes OK is the best you can do

I WAS GIVEN a gift the other day, but I don’t think it was intended for me. Here’s what happened: A gal I work with… Continue reading

Highway 20 daytime lane closures scheduled this week

DISCOVERY BAY – Drivers will encounter delays on state Highway 20 near Discovery Bay this week. Repairs to the highway will require one-way alternating traffic… Continue reading