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Jefferson County government offers Facebook page

Jefferson County government officials now have an official Facebook page where information about the county will be shared. In a press release,… Continue reading

Mental Health Awareness Week proclaimed in Jefferson County

The Jefferson Board of County Commissioners and Port Townsend Mayor Deborah Stinson both proclaimed this week to be “Mental Health Awareness Week.”… Continue reading

Jefferson County commissioners extend public comment for hearing examiner code
Jefferson County commissioners extend public comment for hearing examiner code
PHOTOS: Ready to race at 37th annual Great Port Townsend Bay Kinetic Sculpture Race

PHOTOS: Ready to race at 37th annual Great Port Townsend Bay Kinetic Sculpture Race

Kinetic Race “Top Kop” John Lizwacko patrols around the gathering skulptures as teams line up for the Port Townsend Kinetic Race’s parade Saturday morning. Sunday’s… Continue reading

PHOTOS: Ready to race at 37th annual Great Port Townsend Bay Kinetic Sculpture Race
Kinetic Race isn’t about winning, it’s about the experience

Kinetic Race isn’t about winning, it’s about the experience

‘Skulptures’ take to the field Saturday and Sunday

Kinetic Race isn’t about winning, it’s about the experience
History professor to discuss public education

History professor to discuss public education

“What Happened to America’s Public Schools?” starts at 7 p.m. Saturday

History professor to discuss public education
PHOTO: Art on the rise in Port Townsend

PHOTO: Art on the rise in Port Townsend

Workers finish the installation of the Jaqua sculpture “For Willene” at the Port Townsend Visitor Center on Wednesday afternoon. The sculpture was… Continue reading

PHOTO: Art on the rise in Port Townsend
Community Health Assessment presented to Jefferson County boards

Community Health Assessment presented to Jefferson County boards

Information will be used for improvement plan

Community Health Assessment presented to Jefferson County boards
Team Minions in Black from Gig Harbor plunge full speed into the water course part of the 2017 Kinetic Sculpture Race in Port Townsend. (Peninsula Daily News file photo)

Great Port Townsend Bay Kinetic Skulpture Race set for this weekend

Works of art poised to take on water, sand, mud

Team Minions in Black from Gig Harbor plunge full speed into the water course part of the 2017 Kinetic Sculpture Race in Port Townsend. (Peninsula Daily News file photo)
Port Townsend High School musicians raising money for trip to Los Angeles

Port Townsend High School musicians raising money for trip to Los Angeles

’Bowmakers’ to be screened at Rose Theater as fundraiser

Port Townsend High School musicians raising money for trip to Los Angeles
Jefferson County Business Expo makes connections

Jefferson County Business Expo makes connections

Small-business owners able to network with community

Jefferson County Business Expo makes connections
DART exercise delivers 5,000 pounds of food to Jefferson County food banks

DART exercise delivers 5,000 pounds of food to Jefferson County food banks

Disaster Airlift Response Team work involved 50 volunteers, 25 pilots, 29 flights

DART exercise delivers 5,000 pounds of food to Jefferson County food banks
Jaqua sculpture to be installed Wednesday

Jaqua sculpture to be installed Wednesday

A Jaqua sculpture titled “For Willene” will be installed Wednesday at the Visitor Center Plaza, as the project reaches completion. The sculpture… Continue reading

Jaqua sculpture to be installed Wednesday
Captain returns home to Port Townsend after sailing Northwest Passage

Captain returns home to Port Townsend after sailing Northwest Passage

With multiple trans-Atlantic sailings and now a voyage through the Northwest Passage, the Breskell has come home. The 51-feet-long mahogany boat docked… Continue reading

Captain returns home to Port Townsend after sailing Northwest Passage
Brinnon School District upgrades playground

Brinnon School District upgrades playground

Brinnon School District students had something new to look forward to when they came back to school earlier this month: an upgraded playground.… Continue reading

Brinnon School District upgrades playground
Jefferson commissioners set ordinance deadline

Jefferson commissioners set ordinance deadline

EDITOR’S NOTE: The county’s approval of modifying a timeline to update the Critical Area Ordinance was in regard to a state Public Works Board grant… Continue reading

Jefferson commissioners set ordinance deadline

Chimacum School District taking comments on textbooks

Chimacum School District is currently accepting public comment on the purchase of two proposed history textbooks for its students. Public comment is due… Continue reading

Climate Strike rallies held throughout Jefferson & Clallam

Climate Strike rallies held throughout Jefferson & Clallam

Separate gatherings in Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Sequim and Chimacum

Climate Strike rallies held throughout Jefferson & Clallam

Toxin in Lake Leland prompts warning sign

A warning sign has been placed at Lake Leland because of a high toxin level found in a water sample last week.… Continue reading