Zach Jablonski

Kate Kinney of Port Townsend turns in her ballot from the primary election at the dropbox in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse on Tuesday afternoon. Results of Tuesday’s primary election are posted online at www.peninsuladailynews.com and will be explored in depth in Thursday’s print edition. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Primary election

Kate Kinney of Port Townsend turns in her ballot from the primary election at the dropbox in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse on Tuesday… Continue reading

Kate Kinney of Port Townsend turns in her ballot from the primary election at the dropbox in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse on Tuesday afternoon. Results of Tuesday’s primary election are posted online at www.peninsuladailynews.com and will be explored in depth in Thursday’s print edition. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)
A fire on Protection Island is spotted from an aircraft on Tuesday. The state Department of Natural Resources was responding to the incident. (Photo courtesy of Jack Graham)

Protection Island fire fills bay with smoke

Cause of blaze under investigation

A fire on Protection Island is spotted from an aircraft on Tuesday. The state Department of Natural Resources was responding to the incident. (Photo courtesy of Jack Graham)

Jefferson County primary ballots due by 8 p.m. Tuesday

More than 30 percent have already voted

New Fort Worden PDA board seated

Officers elected to group overseeing restructured agency

Peninsula College requiring COVID-19 vaccinations

Confirmed Thursday: 19 more cases in Clallam, six in Jefferson

Gov. Jay Inslee.
Gov. Jay Inslee.

Jefferson County PUD seeks to expand internet

Agency pursuing $12.4M in funds

East Jefferson Fire Rescue Chief Bret Black.
East Jefferson Fire Rescue Chief Bret Black.
Robert John Cuevas, left, was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday after kidnapping and assaulting another Port Townsend resident last fall. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Guilty plea nets four-year prison sentence

Two more face trial on kidnapping, assault charges

Robert John Cuevas, left, was sentenced to four years in prison on Friday after kidnapping and assaulting another Port Townsend resident last fall. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Retrial denied after second-degree murder conviction

A motion for a new trial for a Nordland man convicted of the second-degree murder of a neighbor has been denied. A… Continue reading

Port Townsend City Council names new PDA board

Eight members to have first meeting Wednesday

District 24 state legislature Rep. Steve Tharinger, left, and Cherish Cronmiller, Olympic Community Action Programs executive director, ceremoniously break ground for the newly dubbed "7th Haven" project during a celebration with about 100 attendees on Thursday afternoon at the site of the future housing facility. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)

Ground broken for 7th Haven

Some 100 people attend ceremony

District 24 state legislature Rep. Steve Tharinger, left, and Cherish Cronmiller, Olympic Community Action Programs executive director, ceremoniously break ground for the newly dubbed "7th Haven" project during a celebration with about 100 attendees on Thursday afternoon at the site of the future housing facility. (Zach Jablonski/Peninsula Daily News)
The Jefferson County Public Utility District is asking for voluntary conservation from the Bywater Bay water system, which affects 248 connections near Hood Canal.

Water conservation urged in Bywater Bay

Seawater intrusion suspected

The Jefferson County Public Utility District is asking for voluntary conservation from the Bywater Bay water system, which affects 248 connections near Hood Canal.

Child dies in collision

Driver suffered medical emergency, State Patrol said

Biotoxins in shellfish lead to closure at Discovery Bay

Danger signs have been posted near public access points

Traffic alternating following car-pedestrian collision south of Forks

U.S. Highway 101 was partially blocked Monday afternoon due to a serious collision, the State Patrol said. A car struck a pedestrian on… Continue reading