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Apartments evacuated in Port Townsend

The tenants in six waterside units of the Admiralty Apartments have been relocated after the owner and building officials discovered that the… Continue reading

Port of Port Townsend commissioners consider leasing policy

SEA Marine’s general manager is eyeing the Port of Port Townsend’s Back 40 at Point Hudson and discussed his frustration with the… Continue reading

Maritime center merges with Bainbridge Island nonprofit

Bainbridge Island-based nonprofit Salish Sea Expeditions will merge into the Northwest Maritime Center organization July 1. The 22-year-old inquiry-based science sailing program… Continue reading

Vaping regulation considered in Jefferson County

The Jefferson County Board of Health is recommending an amendment to the county’s Clean Indoor Air Regulation prohibiting e-cigarettes and vapor products… Continue reading

Port Townsend Maritime Academy Skills Center set up for fall

Curriculum to be open to high school students in Jefferson, Clallam, Kitsap counties

Options for ODT segment in Jefferson County outlined

Jefferson County commissioners heard Monday of possible routes for the extension of the Olympic Discovery Trail between the recently constructed segment along… Continue reading

State Supreme Court hears cases in Port Townsend

Packed house for justices as they stop on yearly tour of communities

PHOTO: Boat avoids damage in Port Townsend fire

Smoke billows from the Viking, a Trident Seafood vessel that escaped damage Friday afternoon at Port Townsend Boat Haven. The fire broke… Continue reading

Jefferson County PUD prepares for state’s new bridge at Marrowstone

The power was cut to island residents Wednesday for line and pole work done by the Jefferson County Public Utility District, the… Continue reading

10 more file for Jefferson County elected positions

Day two of filing week saw 10 additional candidates add their names to the growing list of candidates who have filed with… Continue reading

PHOTO: Rhody Festival week has arrived in Port Townsend

Funtastic Carnivals set up its rides and games Monday morning at Memorial Field in Port Townsend after Jefferson County Public Works Parks and Recreation Manager… Continue reading

State Supreme Court to convene in Port Townsend

Jefferson County residents can experience how the state Supreme Court works when justices bring three cases to the Jefferson County Courthouse on… Continue reading

Ecology: Fort Discovery in violation of Water Pollution Control Act

State agency finds ‘relatively minor encroachments’ on wetlands

Navy volunteers help with demolition to make way for Port Townsend park

Work is part of rehab of parcel for Gateway Plaza

Jefferson County PUD general manager role now permanent for Streett

After four months as Jefferson County Public Utility District’s acting general manager, Kevin Streett has been promoted. On Tuesday, the PUD commissioners… Continue reading

‘Old Blue’ visitor center comes down; new park envisioned in PT

One of the city’s familiar landmarks, the “Old Blue” visitor center on Sims Way, was demolished Thursday to make way for the… Continue reading

Assessment to weigh health needs in Jefferson County

Community Health Improvement Plan to be updated