Jefferson County

Protesters push back on aerial spraying in Jefferson County

Activists say chemicals get into watershed; Pope Resources disagrees

Residents tell Jefferson commissioners to stop Pope’s herbicide spraying

About a dozen Jefferson County residents spoke out at the Jefferson commissioners meeting Monday against the aerial spraying of herbicides containing glyphosate… Continue reading

Police: Traffic stop leads to drugs, stolen gun

Sequim man arrested on investigation of charges

Port Townsend resident involved in fatal collision in Kitsap County

Investigators: Other driver might have had medical event

Police: Arrest yields drugs, stolen vehicle in Port Townsend

Man was subject of arrest warrant in first-degree burglary case

PHOTO: Jefferson County ballot meeting

The Jefferson County Canvassing Board met Monday afternoon to evaluate challenged ballots submitted in the primary election. Greg Brotherton, left, Rose Ann… Continue reading

WEST END NEIGHBOR: Moving Mom to Port Angeles

“Would Simba ever settle in to the noise of car and highway?” I asked myself again as the cat’s voice penetrated my thoughts from her… Continue reading

State announces grants to preserve historic barns, cemeteries

The Washington Trust has announced funding is available for two statewide grant programs: Heritage Barn Grants and Historic Cemetery Grants. This will be… Continue reading

Task force wants to commit funds to OlyCAP project in Port Townsend

Affordable housing plan would include subsidized rent

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Visitors to the Port Angeles Maritime Festival make their way around Port Angeles City Pier on Saturday to examine ships participating in the event, including the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, front.

Hawaiian Chieftain in dry dock for repairs

Tall ship’s hull in need of work

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Visitors to the Port Angeles Maritime Festival make their way around Port Angeles City Pier on Saturday to examine ships participating in the event, including the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, front.

PHOTO: Pitching in at Jefferson All County Picnic

From left, Aleta Greenway, Debbie Neville, Rhody Queen’s Court Addison Asbell, Lizzy Krajewski and Princess Ellienne Thornton, all of Port Townsend, shuck… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held on the first Monday at noon at the Port Townsend Elks Lodge, 555… Continue reading

ON THE WATERFRONT: Logs loading, September events ahead

IMPRESSION BAY, A 590-foot cargo ship, spent the week at the Port of Port Angeles’ Terminal 3 taking on a load of debarked softwood logs… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Making the most of summer’s last lazy days

ANOTHER GORGEOUS AUGUST week here in Camelot, I mean, the Olympic Peninsula. And since the best days of summer are upon us, let’s follow last… Continue reading

Barstool Bingo event Wednesday will raise funds for Dove House

Dove House will host Barstool bingo from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday. The fundraiser will be held at the Hilltop Tavern,… Continue reading

HELP LINE: A reader shares her tale of being ‘scammed’

I OFTEN GO on about scams. In my opinion, what follows in an email from a local lady was not a scam, but it is… Continue reading

HORSEPLAY: Local equestrian’s second mystery novel coming soon

A DEAD BLOW hammer leaves little to no mark on the surface it strikes. That’s the tag line to Sequim author and competitive endurance rider… Continue reading

Landing operations scheduled at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week

There will be field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week. There will be… Continue reading