Zach Jablonski

Jefferson PUD steps back from Blue Star Banner proposal

Issue could set precedent for other signs

Peninsula health officials support western states vaccine panel

Local health officials support Gov. Jay Inslee’s decision to join with other western states in forming a work group of experts to further evaluate a… Continue reading

Jefferson commissioners OK comprehensive plan docket amendments

Port Hadlock sewer, recreational marijuana production, Brinnon wastewater added

Cindy Rice of Port Ludlow drops off her ballot for the Nov. 3 general election on Thursday at the walk-up drop box in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Voter turnout already approaching 40 percent on Peninsula

Drop boxes picked up multiple times per day, officials say

Cindy Rice of Port Ludlow drops off her ballot for the Nov. 3 general election on Thursday at the walk-up drop box in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Jefferson EDC extends grant deadline

Applications due Sunday at midnight; small businesses, nonprofits eligible

Don’t expect a COVID-19 vaccine until 2021

Health care workers and first responders first priority

Dan Brooks of Port Angeles, left, checks out books with assistance from customer service representative Jay Averill at the front door of the Port Angeles Public Library on Tuesday. The North Olympic Library System will allow some in-person browsing beginning next month. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Peninsula libraries working on in-person service

Earliest possible openings coming in mid-November

Dan Brooks of Port Angeles, left, checks out books with assistance from customer service representative Jay Averill at the front door of the Port Angeles Public Library on Tuesday. The North Olympic Library System will allow some in-person browsing beginning next month. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Jefferson commissioners eye comprehensive plan amendments

Items include Port Hadlock, Brinnon wastewater plants

A deer walks down the side of Redwood Street on Monday in Port Townsend. In other parts of the county, deer season is open with a license in specific areas through the end of the month. Regulations and where hunting is permitted can be found at www.wdfw.wa.gov. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Out for a stroll

A deer walks down the side of Redwood Street on Monday, Oct. 19, 2020, in Port Townsend. In other parts of the county, deer season… Continue reading

A deer walks down the side of Redwood Street on Monday in Port Townsend. In other parts of the county, deer season is open with a license in specific areas through the end of the month. Regulations and where hunting is permitted can be found at www.wdfw.wa.gov. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Hoh Tribe gains satellite internet

Beta test increases speeds by 60 mbps

Don Oliveira, Blue Heron Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade social studies and language arts teacher, shelters under his desk Thursday during the Washington Great ShakeOut drill, an international exercise to prepare for a large-scale earthquake. The photograph was shot through the window of the classroom since school authorities would not allow a masked reporter inside. Public access is limited to protect students and staff from COVID-19. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Washington Great ShakeOut drill

Don Oliveira, Blue Heron Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade social studies and language arts teacher, shelters under his desk Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, during the… Continue reading

Don Oliveira, Blue Heron Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade social studies and language arts teacher, shelters under his desk Thursday during the Washington Great ShakeOut drill, an international exercise to prepare for a large-scale earthquake. The photograph was shot through the window of the classroom since school authorities would not allow a masked reporter inside. Public access is limited to protect students and staff from COVID-19. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)
Port Townsend resident Mike Marston checks out of Aldrich's Market Tuesday with barista and cashier Sarah Marx. The 125-year-old store reopened Saturday after closing in early spring and being bought by new owners and renovated over the summer. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Aldrich’s Market reopens with local connections

New owners grow partnerships with several producers

Port Townsend resident Mike Marston checks out of Aldrich's Market Tuesday with barista and cashier Sarah Marx. The 125-year-old store reopened Saturday after closing in early spring and being bought by new owners and renovated over the summer. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)