Jefferson County

PAT NEAL: The Quarantine Chronicles: Memorial Day

THAT WAS THE best Memorial Day ever. We may be under a coronavirus lockdown, but all it really took was a little can’t-do attitude to… Continue reading


WHAT WE KNOW: Coronavirus outbreak at a glance

The latest news on the pandemic, plus symptom information and prevention tips

Virus prompts cancellations on Peninsula

The Peninsula Daily News site has lifted the paywall on this developing story to provide readers with critical information. To support vital reporting such as… Continue reading

7 Cedars Casino to reopen June 1

Establishment touts refurbished facility, smoke-free areas

Sen. Murray calls for more testing, small business help

As Sen. Patty Murray sees it, a nation stymied by the COVID-19 pandemic shouldn’t have to choose between improving public health and re-opening the economy.… Continue reading

Learning from a distance: Teachers find ways to communicate with students

The biggest challenge of teaching students remotely is not seeing them every day, say teachers on the North Olympic Peninsula. “The grief of not being… Continue reading

Port Townsend student makes Spokane honor roll

Spokane Community College recently announced that Brittany Jones was named on the honor roll for the winter 2020 quarter. Jones is a resident… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Weekly virtual meeting at 12 p.m. Wednesday. For information email [email protected] • Forks Chamber of Commerce… Continue reading

Nerve toxin found in Discovery Bay shellfish

Recreational harvest not allowed on public tidelands

A GROWING CONCERN: Thirteen ways to summer garden bliss

YOUR “CORONA GARDENS,” yard, lawn and landscape should all be going gangbusters by now. Tomorrow we celebrate Memorial Day and pay homage. Hopefully the barbecue… Continue reading

Anderson makes Simpson University dean’s list

Simpson University has named Port Townsend resident Chelsea Anderson to its spring 2020 dean’s list. Anderson’s major is pre-nursing. To be eligible… Continue reading