Jefferson County

Vikings coming to PT waterfront with ‘Hamlet’

Chetzemoka Park, named for the Klallam chief of the 1800s, is a place of towering evergreens and great blue herons. Come summer,… Continue reading

Port Townsend School of the Arts to host benefit sale during Gallery Walk

Port Townsend School of the Arts will host the inaugural Sherry Grover Art Sparks Benefit Sale during Gallery Walk from 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Concerts in the Woods features blues

Blues lovers are in for a treat at this Saturday’s Concerts in the Woods, the organizer said. Missy Andersen and her accompanist/husband, Heine… Continue reading

Dinosaurs, a hoedown and ‘timber tumble’ this week

A library “Dino Dig,” a hoedown in Forks and a “tumble” at Port Angeles’ Timber Town are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic… Continue reading

FreddyPink, trails coalition host fundraiser for ODT

The Peninsula Trails Coalition and the FreddyPink Band will host the Trail Blaze Ball and Auction, a benefit for the completion of… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Primary wonder and this day in early August

“How could there be? And no end — how could there be? “The… Continue reading

Juried exhibit marks anniversary of Northwind Arts Center

The Northwind Arts Center is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a juried exhibit of 60 pieces of regional artwork and events until… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Officials for Clallam County set to meet … and other items

The three Clallam County Commissioners will convene for an executive session in response to a July 18 letter from the land use… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Dungeness Bridge closed for event … and other items

Railroad Bridge at the Dungeness River Audubon Center will be closed to through traffic for the Dine on the Dungeness special event from… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Live music dips toes into the crick

THE LAST FULL month of summer has come. Is there any way for us grownups to get back that feeling, that barefoot, splash-in-the-crick all day… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Volunteer orientation scheduled … and other items

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers informal orientations in Carlsborg and Port Angeles on Thursday and Friday. The Carlsborg meeting will be from 11 a.m.… Continue reading

Parking variance for Salish Coast Elementary School based on action in four weeks

Parking concerns frustrate neighbors of the close-to-completed Salish Coast Elementary School on Grant Street and Discovery Road. On Monday, Hearing Examiner Emily… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: Stages of a Sasquatch sighting

THE OLYMPIC PENINSULA’S first Sasquatch Symposium, held last November at Studio Bob in Port Angeles, resulted in an outpouring of Sasquatch sighting reports from people… Continue reading

Acoustic Blues festival to warm up Fort Worden stages

Surrounded by lovers and players of the blues, Robert Birman started Sunday night at the Wheeler Theater by expressing his feelings. “You’re… Continue reading

Cutter named after deceased officer who once was stationed in Neah Bay

The U.S. Coast Guard’s newest fast-response cutter has been named in honor of a late petty officer who was stationed in Neah… Continue reading

Bill would create fund for national park maintenance

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer has co-sponsored a bill that would help maintain national parks, including Olympic National Park in his 6th Congressional… Continue reading

Port Townsend’s Quimper Sound music store for sale

After 45 years and four locations, Quimper Sound is going strong. There’s a resurgence in vinyl album sales once again. But Mark… Continue reading

Seattle man injured in motorcycle wreck near bridge

A motorcyclist was in stable condition Sunday afternoon after he was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle following a wreck on state… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Volunteers sought for OlyCAP in Port Angeles … and other items

OlyCAP’s Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) is currently recruiting volunteers to work in the Port Angeles School District. Those interested must… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Annual breastfeeding week begins … and other items

Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) will recognize World Breastfeeding Week beginning with a picnic set for Wednesday. The family-friendly event titled “Annual… Continue reading