Port Townsend: Uptown Fair on tap Saturday

PORT TOWNSEND -- Music, food, arts and crafts and a colorful parade will be part of the annual Uptown Street Fair this Saturday. "Viva La… Continue reading

Sequim: Oyster parasite found in Dungeness Bay

SEQUIM -- Well, Washington is first again. First, this time, in the United States to discover the presence of Mikrocytos mackini, a parasite that causes… Continue reading

Sequim: Winery wins medals

SEQUIM -- Lost Mountain Winery has received two silver medals in the Seattle Enological Society's Pacific Northwest Wine Judging competition in Seattle. --------------- The rest… Continue reading

Clallam: Homeschool band to help open Clallam County Fair

PORT ANGELES -- The Northwinds Homeschool Band will perform today as part of opening day festivities of the Clallam County Fair. The band is directed… Continue reading

cq Brion Toss – Port Townsend: Maritime Center beach opened

PORT TOWNSEND -- Congressman Norm Dicks untied a sailor's knot Wednesday to officially open the Northwest Maritime Center beach to the public. About 60 people… Continue reading

Jefferson: Europa departs Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND -- There was a time near the end of a month-long sea journey from Japan to British Columbia when the tall ship Europa… Continue reading

Nordland: Marrowstone Island resident appointed to School Board

NORDLAND -- A Marrowstone Island man has been appointed to a vacant seat on the Chimacum School Board. Kevin Miller was sworn in during Tuesday's… Continue reading

Peninsula: Fires banned on national park and forest land

Dry conditions and high fire danger on the North Olympic Peninsula have prompted federal officials to declare a burn ban on national park and Forest… Continue reading

Port Angeles: School Board president stepping down

PORT ANGELES -- School Board President Ken Schermer is divesting himself from direct involvement with the School District after 51 years of service. Schermer will… Continue reading

Port Angeles: State letter cites concerns about conference center plans

PORT ANGELES -- A letter from the state Department of Ecology has prompted changes to the proposed Oak Street hotel and conference center -- but… Continue reading

Quilcene: Port Hadlock man hospitalized following crash

QUILCENE -- A Port Hadlock man remained in stable condition Wednesday at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center following a motorcycle crash late Tuesday. Howard E. Forsyth,… Continue reading

Quilcene: Skokomish tribe restoring salmon habitat

QUILCENE -- The Skokomish tribe is in the first phase of its Big Quilcene River fish habitat restoration project. The tribe is placing several large… Continue reading

Sequim: Finalists named for police chief job

SEQUIM -- Four finalists for the city's police chief position begin their two-day visit during a 4:30 p.m. public reception today. The reception will be… Continue reading

Jefferson: Pianist plays for hospital patients

PORT TOWNSEND -- When Nan Toby Tyrrell sits down at the piano and begins to play, she calms her nerves by forgetting the audience and… Continue reading

Port Angeles: Convention center foe claims local support

PORT ANGELES -- Tod McClaskey won't say how many local motel owners attended his closed-door meeting Monday night against the proposed Oak Street hotel and… Continue reading

Sequim: Arson suspect held on $100,000 bail

SEQUIM -- A 21-year-old local man is in jail on $100,000 cash bond, charged with second-degree arson. Michael Malvey was jailed after being accused of… Continue reading

Sequim: Board wants to improve Carrie Blake Park

SEQUIM -- The city Parks Advisory Board wants to improve Carrie Blake Park next year. The improvements, including acoustic upgrades of the Guy Cole Convention… Continue reading

Sequim: City to continue court fight over initiative

SEQUIM -- A court fight over an initiative prohibiting the City Council from issuing bonds for water or sewer projects without a public vote will… Continue reading

West End: Forks woman dies in crash –

FORKS -- A 68-year-old woman was killed Tuesday afternoon when her car struck a loaded logging truck on U.S. Highway 101. The fatality marked the… Continue reading

West End: Travel Channel names Shi Shi best nature beach

NEAH BAY -- Shi Shi Beach has been selected by the Travel Channel as the best nature beach in the country. The beach will be… Continue reading