Jefferson County

Greg Brotherton.

Third in running for seat in county

Cooke declares interest in position

Greg Brotherton.

Free days coming up for state parks

State parks plans fee-free days on Wednesday, March 19, and April 22. Wednesday’s free day is in honor of Billy Frank Jr.’s birthday.… Continue reading

About 25 people gathered at Haller Fountain in Port Townsend on Sunday afternoon to call for peace in Ukraine, Russia and the world. Holding signs and the Ukrainian flag colors, they chanted, “Peace and harmony for the world and ourselves.” (Phil Lusk/For Peninsula Daily News)

Call for peace

About 25 people gathered at Haller Fountain in Port Townsend on Sunday afternoon to call for peace in Ukraine, Russia and the world. Holding signs… Continue reading

About 25 people gathered at Haller Fountain in Port Townsend on Sunday afternoon to call for peace in Ukraine, Russia and the world. Holding signs and the Ukrainian flag colors, they chanted, “Peace and harmony for the world and ourselves.” (Phil Lusk/For Peninsula Daily News)
Myron Vogt, center, was honored in April 2019 by the Chamber of Jefferson County as its 2018 Citizen of the Year during a ceremony at the Old Alcohol Plant in Port Hadlock. He was joined by his wife, Valeria, left, and his daughter, Jennifer Molloy. (Brian McLean/Peninsula Daily News file)

Community volunteer leaves legacy

Myron Vogt helped to build wheelchair ramps, provide school supplies

Myron Vogt, center, was honored in April 2019 by the Chamber of Jefferson County as its 2018 Citizen of the Year during a ceremony at the Old Alcohol Plant in Port Hadlock. He was joined by his wife, Valeria, left, and his daughter, Jennifer Molloy. (Brian McLean/Peninsula Daily News file)

Navy plans training exercises Wednesday, Thursday

Naval Magazine Indian Island has security training exercises scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday. Training activities Wednesday will include the use of blank… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Get a head start on summer blooms

MARCH IS HERE and it seems like both the lion and the lamb want to claim the beginning of March. Truth be told, March always… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting 7:30 a.m. Tuesday via Zoom. This week features Field Arts and Events Hall Executive Director Steve Raider-Ginsburg… Continue reading

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A customer fills his tank on Saturday at Grandview Grocery in Port Angeles as gasoline prices creep higher across the region.

Gas prices reach $4 per gallon on Peninsula

Global market, truck driver shortage possible factors

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A customer fills his tank on Saturday at Grandview Grocery in Port Angeles as gasoline prices creep higher across the region.

Todd Ortloff Show guests this week

Here is this week’s schedule for the 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Todd Ortloff Show on KONP 1450 AM, 101.7 FM in… Continue reading

PDN to switch to mail to make deliveries more reliable

The Peninsula Daily News will be delivered to every subscriber every publication day starting at the end of the month. It will be by mail.… Continue reading

‘Sacred Feminine’ theme for service, classes

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will explore the theme of Sacred Feminine at 11 a.m. Sunday. The service… Continue reading

Sarah Fitch's ceramics are exhibited at Gallery 9.

Gallery 9 features photographs, ceramics

The featured artists at Gallery 9 this month are Richard Lawson, who creates fine photography, and Sarah Fitch, who makes ceramic tiles… Continue reading

Sarah Fitch's ceramics are exhibited at Gallery 9.

ISSUES OF FAITH: All sorts of rules: The real way to do Lent right

FIRST, WELCOME TO Lent, the most somber of the seasons of the Christian Church, which we kicked off on Wednesday. I am here today to… Continue reading

Jefferson County man dies of COVID-19

Health officer stresses value of booster shots

Olympic Peninsula students named to Gonzaga president’s, dean’s list

Gonzaga University has named eight local students to its fall 2021 president’s and dean’s lists. Students named on the president’s list are: Madelyn… Continue reading