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Lightning flashes

Lightning flashes

Lightning appears to strike in the Strait of Juan de Fuca north of the Hoko River State Park in Sekiu. The image was captured as… Continue reading

Lightning flashes
In the basket

In the basket

Alex Kuehl of Port Angeles putts to the basket during a game of disc golf on Wednesday at Lincoln Park in Port Angeles. The 18-hole… Continue reading

In the basket
Front flip

Front flip

Chance Eseene, 16, of Chimacum does a front flip off the end of a pier near Pope Marine Park in downtown Port Townsend to beat… Continue reading

Front flip

A GROWING CONCERN: Have your pick of outstanding fruit

AS YOU HAVE been cloistered in your home for the last several months, you may have noticed that the weather pattern on the North Olympic… Continue reading

THE CONVERSATION: How the sound of religion has changed in the pandemic

By Amy Derogatis and Isaac Weiner | The Conversation Things sound different in a lockdown. The silence of usually bustling streets, the two-tone whirr of… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2020
Wind and waves

Wind and waves

A kiteboarder rides the breeze on Dungeness Bay north of Sequim this week.… Continue reading

Wind and waves

‘Food Sovereignty and Indigenous Activism’ topic of Zoom forum

Food Sovereignty and Indigenous Activism is the focus of this week’s Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice, taking place online today, Thursday,… Continue reading

Cleaning time at Port Angeles fountain

Cleaning time at Port Angeles fountain

Port Angeles Parks and Recreation Department employee Brooke Keohokaloke uses a hose to wash the basin and workings of the Conrad Dyar Memorial Fountain at… Continue reading

Cleaning time at Port Angeles fountain

Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice to be held online

Peninsula College will host Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 13. Kendra Aguilar, Samantha… Continue reading

Presentation on growing, preserving organic garlic set

Presentation on growing, preserving organic garlic set

Pam Larsen will present “Growing Great Organic Garlic” at noon Thursday, Aug 13. The lecture is part of the Green Thumb Garden… Continue reading

Presentation on growing, preserving organic garlic set
Paper feathers

Paper feathers

Kari Chance, left, the administrative manager for the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts, and Executive Director Kayla Oakes admire their work after they… Continue reading

Paper feathers

A GROWING CONCERN: A baker’s dozen of fall finery for gardens

THE NICE WEATHER just keep rolling along, as does your yard and garden with flowers bursting forth everywhere. But all too soon we will be… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Watch out for wildlife on the trails

HORSEPLAY: Watch out for wildlife on the trails

DID YOU HEAR about the bear jumping out at two horses and riders at Miller Peninsula State Park? On July 29, a bear suddenly burst… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Watch out for wildlife on the trails
Hikers see heart of Olympic Mountains

Hikers see heart of Olympic Mountains

Grand Ridge highest continuous trail in Olympic National Park

Hikers see heart of Olympic Mountains

ISSUES OF FAITH: The spirituality of the ordinary

I LOVE TRAVELING and having extraordinary adventures. This is because experiencing other cultures and places gives me a sense of awe, wonder and transcendence —… Continue reading

What are the origins of cathedrals, chapels?

By Samuel L. Boyd | The Conversation Cathedrals and chapels have played vital roles in the development of Christian culture. As a scholar of the… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2020
Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice discussion held online

Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice discussion held online

Gary Copeland-Lilley and Jourdan Imani Keith will co-host the next offering of Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice from 4 p.m. to… Continue reading

Conversations Toward a Culture of Justice discussion held online
Officials seek limits on ‘habitat’ for species

Officials seek limits on ‘habitat’ for species

The Trump administration is moving to restrict what land and water areas can be declared… Continue reading

Officials seek limits on ‘habitat’ for species

A GROWING CONCERN: Summer gardening: The heat is on

beautiful warm days, clear nights and even a comet. But now we are in… Continue reading

Habitat home project in Port Angeles

Habitat home project in Port Angeles

Port Angeles-area churches have donated $60,000 for Habitat For Humanity home construction in Maloney Heights in west Port Angeles. Thrivent, a religious-based financial institution, matched… Continue reading

Habitat home project in Port Angeles