Jefferson County

Tigran Arakelyan leads the Port Townsend Symphony Orchestra.
Tigran Arakelyan leads the Port Townsend Symphony Orchestra.
Danielle Osmum, left, and Dina Concepion, both from Las Vegas, walk safely along the newly defined pedestrian, bike and handicapped lane on Harbor Defense Way at Fort Worden State Park earlier this month. The markers were paid for by the Friends of Fort Worden by a donation of one of their members. The new installation is expected to last at least 10 years or longer. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Safety lane

Danielle Osmum, left, and Dina Concepion, both from Las Vegas, walk safely along the newly defined pedestrian, bike and handicapped lane on Harbor Defense Way… Continue reading

Danielle Osmum, left, and Dina Concepion, both from Las Vegas, walk safely along the newly defined pedestrian, bike and handicapped lane on Harbor Defense Way at Fort Worden State Park earlier this month. The markers were paid for by the Friends of Fort Worden by a donation of one of their members. The new installation is expected to last at least 10 years or longer. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)
Nicole Gauthier.
Nicole Gauthier.
An aerial view of the north jetty shows it as it is being rebuilt at the Point Hudson Marina.
An aerial view of the north jetty shows it as it is being rebuilt at the Point Hudson Marina.

Three hurt in Paradise Road-Highway 104 collision

DOT plans roundabout at that intersection

A GROWING CONCERN: Recycle clippings into standout holiday decor

and then this week, wonderful sunny skies. Next week, Thursday in fact, family and friends gather for… Continue reading

East Jefferson Fire District approves budget, levies

Commissioners to discuss levy lid lift next month

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Breakfast meetings with networking and educational programs are held Tuesdays at 7:30 a.m. at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive… Continue reading

Darby Berg and Karl Sachs, both 12, are among the first to climb onto artist Rebecca Welti’s sea creature sculpture at the JUMP— Jefferson Universal Movement Playground — in Chimacum.

JUMP Playground opens at H.J. Carroll County Park

Darby Berg and Karl Sachs, both 12, are among the first to climb onto artist Rebecca Welti’s sea creature sculpture at the JUMP— Jefferson Universal… Continue reading

Darby Berg and Karl Sachs, both 12, are among the first to climb onto artist Rebecca Welti’s sea creature sculpture at the JUMP— Jefferson Universal Movement Playground — in Chimacum.

Thanksgiving Day newspaper to be published online only

The U.S. Postal Service is not working on Thanksgiving Day so the Peninsula Daily News will not be printed on paper or delivered to your… Continue reading

Weekend after Thanksgiving offers treats in Port Townsend

Port Townsend businesses in Uptown and Downtown will offer special deals during Small Business Saturday next weekend after Thanksgiving. “There are many… Continue reading

Budgets, tax levies before county boards

Government meetings across North Olympic Peninsula

Peter Hodum

Future of oceans series talks seabirds

Peter Hodum will present “Of puffins and petrels: Conserving seabirds of the Salish Sea and Outer Coast of Washington” at 3 p.m.… Continue reading

Peter Hodum

Grand opening set Saturday

Ross Pruden Fine Art will host an art show and book-signing to celebrate its grand opening from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday.… Continue reading

Holiday bazaars set this weekend

Holiday bazaars are planned across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. SEQUIM • The Olympic Peninsula Humane Society will host Pictures with Santa from 11… Continue reading

Legal aid clinic scheduled

The Clallam-Jefferson County Pro Bono Lawyers will conduct a free legal aid clinic Saturday, Dec. 3. The free legal consultations will be… Continue reading

A detached shop burns near a house on Lillian Street in Port Hadlock.

Simultaneous calls strain resources of EJFR

Evening of 911 calls example of ‘status zero’

A detached shop burns near a house on Lillian Street in Port Hadlock.

Variety of entertainment set for this weekend

A winter sports fundraiser, plays, concerts and lectures are offered this weekend on the North Olympic Peninsula. • Winterfest, an annual fundraiser hosted by the… Continue reading