Jefferson County

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Kate Reavey, English instructor and Studium Generale coordinator for Peninsula College, lower left, gives an introduction to a panel discussion on the Indian Child Welfare Act and its impact on Native peoples as part of the college's Studium Generale series on Thursday on the school's Port Angeles campus. Included on the panel were, from left, Dustin Brenske, behavioral health specialist with the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe; Jessica Humphries, education services supervisor with Jamestown S'Klallam; Charlotte Penn, crime victims services program manager with the Quileute Tribe; Brandon Mack, family court commissioner for Clallam County Superior Court; Vashti White, ICW case manager with the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe; Joylina Gonzalez, child welfare program manager with the Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe; and Rachel Munoz-McCormick, Clallam County Court facilitator.

Indian Child Welfare Act,documentary focus of Studium Generale

Clallam court one of two in state

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Kate Reavey, English instructor and Studium Generale coordinator for Peninsula College, lower left, gives an introduction to a panel discussion on the Indian Child Welfare Act and its impact on Native peoples as part of the college's Studium Generale series on Thursday on the school's Port Angeles campus. Included on the panel were, from left, Dustin Brenske, behavioral health specialist with the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe; Jessica Humphries, education services supervisor with Jamestown S'Klallam; Charlotte Penn, crime victims services program manager with the Quileute Tribe; Brandon Mack, family court commissioner for Clallam County Superior Court; Vashti White, ICW case manager with the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe; Joylina Gonzalez, child welfare program manager with the Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe; and Rachel Munoz-McCormick, Clallam County Court facilitator.

Todd Ortloff Show guests this week

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

Fiber festivals, art shows, concerts among entertainment this weekend

A variety of entertainment will be offered on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • Fiber Festival: From Sheep to Shawl will be from 10… Continue reading

Holiday bazaars offered across Peninsula

‘Tis the season of buying and giving gifts, and the first of the season’s holiday bazaars are set for this weekend. Here are bazaars listed… Continue reading

Massive die-offs of Dungeness crab have been documented off the Pacific Northwest Coast. Once dead, the aquatic crabs often wash up on beaches, such as the ones photographed on Kalaloch Beach on June 14, 2022. (Courtesy photo / Jenny Waddell, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary)

NOAA funds research into ocean conditions

Dungeness crab among fisheries hurt by climate change

Massive die-offs of Dungeness crab have been documented off the Pacific Northwest Coast. Once dead, the aquatic crabs often wash up on beaches, such as the ones photographed on Kalaloch Beach on June 14, 2022. (Courtesy photo / Jenny Waddell, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary)

PDN to publish online only on Veterans Day

The U.S. Postal Service is not working on Veterans Day, which will be next Friday, so the Peninsula Daily News will not be printed on… Continue reading

Larry and Linda Gonzales’ relief wood carvings are on view at Gallery-9.
Larry and Linda Gonzales’ relief wood carvings are on view at Gallery-9.

Woodwork on view at annual show in Port Townsend

Land Trust wood to be the star of the weekend

Flu clinic set at Jefferson Healthcare this weekend

Flu shots are available on Saturday during the Jefferson Healthcare Primary Care weekend flu clinic. The clinic will be from 9 a.m.… Continue reading

Jefferson PUD seeks funds for broadband

Application submitted following a 2-1 vote

Blaise Holly, new owner of Haven Boatworks at the Boat Haven in Port Townsend, is on board the Molly, a commercial boat his company is servicing. In the background is Integrated Marine Systems, a building to which Holly will be re-locating soon. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Shipwright Holly takes helm of Haven Boatworks

Vessel repair business is one of Port of PT’s largest employers

Blaise Holly, new owner of Haven Boatworks at the Boat Haven in Port Townsend, is on board the Molly, a commercial boat his company is servicing. In the background is Integrated Marine Systems, a building to which Holly will be re-locating soon. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)
Laurie de Leonne.
Laurie de Leonne.

Annual woodworking show set Sunday

The Splinter Group and the Port Townsend School of Woodworking will host their annual woodworking show from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.… Continue reading

Comment sought for lands proposal

Olympic Peninsula sites among those reviewed

First Friday lecture set in Port Townsend

Jordan Pollack will present “Fire Safety, Prevention and Resilience” at 7 p.m. Friday. Pollack’s hybrid lecture is in the Jefferson Museum of… Continue reading

Jefferson Healthcare seeks community input on draft strategic plan

Next listening session is Monday