Jefferson County

Maritime Academy course allows students to gain professional credentials

High-schoolers get hands-on experience in Port Townsend


Port Townsend drug case pushed out to 2020

Adam Michael Kelly signs waiver of speedy trial


Operation Christmas Child accepting shoe box gift donations starting Monday

Operation Christmas Child will accept donations beginning Monday in Clallam and Jefferson counties. Donations such as toys, school supplies, hygiene items and letters of encouragement… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: It’s the right time to make time for projects

I MUST FIRST start by giving a huge Botanical shout out to Anne and Steve at Lazy J Tree Farm, who very generously donated 22… Continue reading

Community sculpts memories of artist, salmon advocate

Jay led effort to restore chum in Chimacum Creek

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Luncheon meetings are usually Wednesdays at noon at Blakeslee’s Bar & Grill, 1222 S. Forks Ave. Lunch of $9.75… Continue reading

First Federal grants support Peninsula nonprofits

Tiny homes, maritime training among beneficiaries

Free legal aid clinic scheduled Nov. 23 in Port Townsend

Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers will conduct a legal aid clinic from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. The free clinic… Continue reading

HELP LINE: Ombudsman program volunteers are on ‘her’ side

IN THIS LINE of work, I listen to a lot of stories, which is fine, because the only way to figure out how to attempt… Continue reading

Hospital commission passes budget

Jefferson Healthcare hospital commissioners approved a 2020 operating and capital budget with expected revenues and expenditures of more than $100 million. The… Continue reading

Outcomes unchanged after final tally of votes in Jefferson County

Joe Baisch surpassed Jolen Elkins by 12 votes for a seat on the Brinnon School Board after the final count of general… Continue reading

Peninsula residents make university dean’s list

Several Olympic Peninsula natives have been named to the University of Washington’s spring 2019 dean’s list. To qualify, a student must have completed… Continue reading

Port Townsend takes next step in outfall replacement

Plan approved, but council wants to hear alternatives

Olympic National Forest roads, trails to see changes in 2020

Vehicle access to be limited on about 30 miles of roadway south of Sequim

Fort Worden receives $500,000 from National Park Service

Funds dedicated to Makers Square project

Sequim School Board hears improvement plan

The latest plan for improvements at Sequim High School aims to help students earn credits toward graduation. Special Assignment Principal Vince Riccobene and… Continue reading