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Port Townsend Film Festival’s financial impact detailed for business group

PORT TOWNSEND — Along with its cultural opportunities, the Port Townsend Film Festival generates significant income to city merchants, according to information presented to a… Continue reading

 

Port Townsend High School grads gaining experience as Jefferson PUD interns

PORT HADLOCK — Two recent Port Townsend High School graduates have landed summer jobs close to home, working as interns at the Jefferson County Public… Continue reading

 

Makers Square to be topic of Tuesday meeting at Fort Worden

PORT TOWNSEND — A meeting Tuesday will hear from members of the public about a proposed Makers Square, an area at Fort Worden that would… Continue reading

 

Candidate withdraws from Jefferson County commissioner race

PORT TOWNSEND — A candidate for the Jefferson County Commissioner District 1 position has withdrawn from the race, narrowing the primary election contest to four… Continue reading

Last four contenders head for Race to Alaska finish line

KETCHIKAN, Alaska — The second Race to Alaska is winding down, with four contestants still out to sea but with high hopes that two will… Continue reading

WEEKEND REWIND: Jefferson commissioners open bids for Undie Road rerouting project on West End

PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners opened bids Monday for rerouting part of Undie Road around a section with significant damage in… Continue reading

WEEKEND REWIND: Port Townsend City Council selects ethics officer to decide on complaint

PORT TOWNSEND — The City Council recently selected Seattle attorney Peter Eglick as an ethics officer to rule on a complaint, but not before two… Continue reading

Candidate withdraws from Jefferson County commission race

PORT TOWNSEND — A candidate for the Jefferson County Commissioner District 1 position has withdrawn from the race, narrowing the contest to four candidates. Landscaper… Continue reading

Jefferson County commissioner candidates discuss affordable housing

PORT TOWNSEND — Candidates for the Jefferson County District 1 commissioner seat discussed at a forum how the county could help create affordable housing. “There… Continue reading

Chimacum district to return $78,000 to state after audit

CHIMACUM — The Chimacum School District will return more than $78,000 to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction after the state auditor found… Continue reading

Changes envisioned for Port Townsend visitors area in proposed project

PORT TOWNSEND — Drivers traveling in and out of Port Townsend will be greeted by a landscaped visitors area that will orient them to the… Continue reading

Port Townsend city manager: Howard Street Extension work to begin soon

PORT TOWNSEND — Work on adding a portion of Howard Street to connect Sims Way and Discovery Road will begin as soon as the contract… Continue reading

All Stars to kick off Port Townsend free outdoor concert series Thursday

PORT TOWNSEND ­— A highlight of Port Townsend's social season will begin Thursday when Concerts on the Dock enters its 18th year. The free series… Continue reading

Chimacum to celebrate inter-dependence with Saturday party

CHIMACUM — This small crossroads community will celebrate this weekend its agricultural diversity and cooperative actions in an event that organizers say could draw more… Continue reading

Former Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney Scott Rosekrans takes to the pulpit in Port Hadlock

PORT HADLOCK — Former Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney Scott Rosekrans once used his oratorial gift to uphold the law. Now, he is using it to… Continue reading

Horse-assisted therapy program provides ‘real benefit’ in Jefferson County

PORT TOWNSEND — A therapeutic program that puts people with disabilities on horses has become an essential part of their treatment, according to both the… Continue reading

Jefferson commissioners open bids for Undie Road rerouting project on West End

PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners opened bids Monday for rerouting part of Undie Road around a section with significant damage in… Continue reading

Port Townsend City Council selects ethics officer to decide on complaint

PORT TOWNSEND — The City Council recently selected Seattle attorney Peter Eglick as an ethics officer to rule on a complaint, but not before two… Continue reading

Ex-Port Townsend Police Chief, County Commissioner Bob Hinton dies at age 76 of heart attack

PORT TOWNSEND — Former Port Townsend Police Chief and Jefferson County Commissioner Bob Hinton has died at the age of 76. He died of a… Continue reading

WEEKEND REWIND: Port Townsend’s new schools superintendent starts his work with focus on construction

PORT TOWNSEND — The new superintendent of Port Townsend School District plans to focus on construction of a new Grant Street elementary school and to… Continue reading