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Jefferson County plans first e-waste collection event

PORT TOWNSEND — Bring them your tired, your broken, your unwanted appliances yearning to be recycled. But not the refrigerator. On the Saturday of Earth… Continue reading

‘Buddy Holly,’ ‘Elvis’ headline dinner-theater show for PDN‘s Peninsula Home Fund

PORT TOWNSEND — Buddy Holly. Ritchie Valens. The Big Bopper. Elvis Presley. Janis Joplin. These legends of rock 'n' roll and their music will be… Continue reading

‘Tis the weekend of more North Olympic Peninsula holiday festivities

Santa Claus is walking in Forks' Twinkle Light Holiday Parade and arriving in Port Townsend by boat this weekend. The holiday season also will be… Continue reading

Where to trick, treat on Halloween on the North Olympic Peninsula

A scary chill is in the air across the North Olympic Peninsula because fewer than 24 hours remain until Halloween. Chief among the events Wednesday… Continue reading

Putting the Peninsula to the taste

PORT ANGELES - Food lovers can nibble on exciting new dishes, bid on fine wine and getaway packages and enjoy live music at A Taste… Continue reading

Crab festival draws crowds

PORT ANGELES - Port Angeles seemed to be crabbier this weekend than last year around this time. Although attendance numbers haven't been totaled yet, anecdotal… Continue reading

Catching, cracking and learning to cook crabs available at festival in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES - If everyone at this festival gets crabby, no one will complain. The sixth annual Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival is a time… Continue reading

Preview meal offers first crack at crab festival Friday night

PORT ANGELES - Locals will get the first crack at the crabs for this weekend's Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival at a community crab feed… Continue reading

Once again, lots to do this weekend

CHILLY WEATHER HASN'T dampened the pursuit of pleasure and meaning on the North Olympic Peninsula. From the Kinetic Skulpture Race in Port Townsend, to a… Continue reading

Port Townsend ‘ParTies’ with town photo, exhibits and lots of music

PORT TOWNSEND - Looking for something fun to do over Labor Day weekend? Historic Port Townsend is putting out the welcome mat for the "last… Continue reading

Elliott Gould to star at this year’s Port Townsend Film Festival

PORT TOWNSEND - Veteran actor Elliott Gould will be the special guest at this year's Port Townsend Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. And Gould, whose… Continue reading

Here’s final PT Film Fest guest clue

THE PORT TOWNSEND Film Festival has revealed the third and final clue in its 2007 "Guess the Guest" contest. The "guest" will be this year's… Continue reading

Here’s second Port Townsend Film Festival guest clue

THE PORT TOWNSEND Film Festival today revealed the second clue in its 2007 "Guess the Guest" contest. The "guest" will be this year's movie celebrity… Continue reading

Juan de Fuca Festival of Arts continues today

PORT ANGELES - The first time he heard the drums, he felt the calling to play. Russel Baba and Jeanne Mercer have been playing taiko… Continue reading

Thousands watch sights at Juan De Fuca Festival of the Arts

PORT ANGELES - Thousands had turned out for the 14th annual Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts by Saturday, according to the festival's director.… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival Grand Parade winners

SEQUIM - Flowers - blazing yellow, hot pink, of course lavender - were among the big winners in Saturday's 112th Irrigation Festival Grand Parade through… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival winds up this weekend

SEQUIM - This year's Irrigation Festival Grand Parade promises a larger-than-life luminary, promised Joe Borden, the festival's chairman. This figure, however, is not on the… Continue reading

More best bets across the Peninsula this weekend

Maples are beginning to turn orange and yellow, school has begun, flu shot clinics are being scheduled and the first of fall's rains have fallen.… Continue reading

More best bets across the Peninsula this weekend

The North Olympic Peninsula celebrates the end of summer and the first days of autumn with the Dungeness River Festival plus: * A fair, parade… Continue reading

Old Fort Townsend 150th anniversary

PORT TOWNSEND -- The history of Old Fort Townsend will come alive this weekend with a celebration of its 150th anniversary. Established in 1856, Old… Continue reading