Jefferson County

Pot of Gold raffle tickets on sale now

The Rotary Club of East Jefferson County has announced that tickets are on sale now for its 2019 Pot of Gold fundraiser raffle.… Continue reading

Summer Band conductor to retire at Sunday concert

The Port Townsend Summer Band’s season finale will be at 3 p.m. Sunday. The band will honor retiring conductor Miles Vokurka during… Continue reading

Hometown exhibit: Lockwood Dennis at museum

Rachel Ganapoler of Port Townsend views Lockwood Dennis prints Wednesday at the Jefferson Museum of Art and History. Dennis, primarily known as… Continue reading

PHOTO: Digging in at Port Townsend project site

Construction at the corner of Jefferson Street and East Sims Way in Port Townsend for a new visitor center is seen Tuesday. Work is expected… Continue reading

Jefferson PUD removes $100 meter fee

Jefferson Public Utilities District commissioners have agreed to remove a $100 application fee for a meter included with older solar array systems.… Continue reading

OlyCAP Project moving forward with Jefferson Board of Commissioners

The Jefferson County commissioners have enacted an ordinance that will allow them to sell land directly to Olympic Community Action Programs for… Continue reading

One-act playwriting competition deadline is Sept. 3

The one-act play competition for the 24th annual Port Townsend PlayFest, the Festival of New Plays in March, is nearing its submission… Continue reading

Protesters: Herbicide spray landed on people, vehicles

Pope rep says helicopter did not stray from permitted path

Brush fire fought near Quilcene

Fire crews contained a slow-moving 2,800 square foot brush fire that ignited near milepost 299 on U.S. Highway 101 Tuesday afternoon. Crews from… Continue reading

Congressman Derek Kilmer

Kilmer schedules town hall meeting in Forks

Rep. Derek Kilmer plans town hall meetings including one in Forks, as well as a telephone town hall, in the coming weeks. Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor,… Continue reading

Congressman Derek Kilmer

Port Townsend-born guitarist to represent ‘cornerstone of American music’

For his first live performance in his hometown in two decades, guitarist Miles Okazaki will offer a night of the music he… Continue reading

Quilcene School Board to discuss policies tonight

The Quilcene School Board will discuss a variety of policies when it meets at 6 tonight. The board will meet at 294715 U.S.… Continue reading

PHOTO: Port Townsend’s Food Co-op celebrates expanded store

The Food Co-op General Manager Kenna Eaton and Co-op Board President Owen Rowe cut the ribbon officially opening the newly expanded store Friday afternoon in… Continue reading

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Seeing the place anew

THE DAY BEGAN with a deep breath before a stand of tall trees. At the entrance to Chetzemoka Park, Port Townsend’s 6.5-acre swath of loveliness,… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: So sad to see them go

IT’S SAD TO see an old friend go away. It begs the question, if they’re leaving why should I stay? It brings the sullen realization… Continue reading