Jefferson County

Brinnon Fire Department names Tim Manly as full time chief

Facility, equipment upgrades on list of priorities for career firefighter, paramedic

Artists to meet, talk during PT Gallery Walk

The Northwind Arts Center at 701 Water St. will host a opening reception for its sixth annual Artist Showcase, “Compare and Contrast,”… Continue reading

PHOTO: Minus tides yield pools to discover in Port Townsend

Wednesday’s minus -3-foot tide intrigued 2-year-old Trajan Bostean-Vazquez of southern California. Trajan spied plenty of sea creatures, including a sea star. Today’s… Continue reading

First Friday Lectures tonight in Port Townsend

The 2019 First Friday Lecture Series continues at 7 p.m. tonight with Alexandra Peck on “S’Klallam and Non-Native Totem Poles of the… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Priestly blessings for everyone’s children

WHEN OUR CHILDREN were young, we welcomed Shabbat (the Sabbath) into our home on Friday nights and incorporated the beautiful Jewish custom of placing our… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Unity guest speaker set for weekend … and other items

Connie Munroe will present “We Are All Family Now” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Munroe will be the guest speaker at Unity in… Continue reading

Participatory theater in Port Townsend tonight

The Mandala Center for Change will present “Waging Peace — Designing Justice,” a special public forum theater performance and community dialogue at… Continue reading

Port Townsend working on upper districts

Ordinance would create specific zones on Upper Sims Way

Anna Lindblad, left, and Elise Wessel Hildrum are part of Fru Skagerrak, a Swedish-Norwegian-Danish trio appearing in Saturday afternoon’s Fiddle Tunes Finale at Fort Worden. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)
Anna Lindblad, left, and Elise Wessel Hildrum are part of Fru Skagerrak, a Swedish-Norwegian-Danish trio appearing in Saturday afternoon’s Fiddle Tunes Finale at Fort Worden. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)

PHOTO: Fireworks fundraiser for Chimacum students

From left, Isabella Hasson and Isaiah Kepner, both incoming seniors at Chimacum High School, sell fireworks Wednesday to Keith Curtiss of Port Hadlock at a… Continue reading

Signatures being verified for petition

Committee asking for public vote on Port of Port Townsend multi-year levy

Blown glass exhibit opening slated for PT museum

An exhibit of 1845 — 1,845 glass potatoes — is coming to the Museum of Art & History, with a preview for… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Feasting — without the boom

THE NERVE OF this guy, bringing lasers instead of fireworks for Port Townsend’s Old School 4th of July. I mean that in a positive way.… Continue reading

Five Chimacum students earn bilingual distinction

The Chimacum School District has announced that five Chimacum High School students have earned the Washington State Seal of Biliteracy. The seal is… Continue reading