Jefferson County

Square dance lessons available at Gardiner Community Center

The Rhody O’s Square Dance Club will conduct a free square dance lesson from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursday. The lesson will… Continue reading

Supreme Court cases topic of discussion series

Nils Pederson and Joyce Francis will present “The Supreme Court of the United States” from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday. The… Continue reading

Django Lynge, 13, and Dustin Hines, 14, stand ready for Wednesday’s ReCyclery Mountain Bike Club ride around Port Townsend. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

The ReCyclery launching capital campaign to grow

Plumbing, electrical upgrades could be in future for nonprofit

Django Lynge, 13, and Dustin Hines, 14, stand ready for Wednesday’s ReCyclery Mountain Bike Club ride around Port Townsend. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/Peninsula Daily News)

Christmas for Children seeks applications in Jefferson County

Christmas for Children is accepting applications for assistance for this Christmas. Due to public health concerns, this year’s applications can only be… Continue reading

More flu cases are expected

Health official: Spread can occur in indoor settings

Racism topic of Tuesday Talk series at Port Townsend Public Library

Kendra Golden will present “Looking at the Costs of Racism in America” from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Golden’s presentation is… Continue reading

Smartphone games topic of Tech Tuesday

The Jefferson County Library will host Tech Tuesday from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday. The free class, “Games for Your Smartphone,”… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Plan for the future when planting

the ultimate size of a plant is the biggest factor. Let’s begin this discussion… Continue reading

Irene and Chuck Lukey celebrated the 26th birthday of their twins Michael, second from left, and Mark Lukey in 1991. The Lukeys, who raised six children in Port Angeles, both died of COVID-19. (Photo courtesy of Mark Lukey)
Irene and Chuck Lukey celebrated the 26th birthday of their twins Michael, second from left, and Mark Lukey in 1991. The Lukeys, who raised six children in Port Angeles, both died of COVID-19. (Photo courtesy of Mark Lukey)
Pictured, from left to right, are David Parker, Chris Mullin, Sarah Rea, Mo Gibson, Tim James, Simon Leach, Lou Geraghty, Chad DeLong, Emily Perkins, Rich Fitzpatrick, Perry Chappano, Dana Pope, Jack Sincevich, Jordan Primus, Ned Flash, Trevor Warren and Kevin Ritz.

Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding graduates 16 students

The Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding graduated 16 students from its marine systems program at a Sept. 17 ceremony. The students are… Continue reading

Pictured, from left to right, are David Parker, Chris Mullin, Sarah Rea, Mo Gibson, Tim James, Simon Leach, Lou Geraghty, Chad DeLong, Emily Perkins, Rich Fitzpatrick, Perry Chappano, Dana Pope, Jack Sincevich, Jordan Primus, Ned Flash, Trevor Warren and Kevin Ritz.
Gov. Jay Inslee speaks Friday following an appearance at the Peninsula College campus in Port Angeles (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

State may consider measures implemented on Peninsula

As one option, Inslee cites health mandate for proof of vaccination

Gov. Jay Inslee speaks Friday following an appearance at the Peninsula College campus in Port Angeles (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

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

EYE ON JEFFERSON: Commissioners to consider budget appropriations

The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a public hearing on third quarter budget appropriations and extensions when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday. The… Continue reading

Mark O’Neill and Karin Lowrie married in 2012. (Photo courtesy of Karin Lowrie)

Former park worker remembered for recovery missions

Mark O’Neill loved rivers, lakes and stood up for coworkers

Mark O’Neill and Karin Lowrie married in 2012. (Photo courtesy of Karin Lowrie)
Cuban pianist and composer Aldo López-Gavilán appears in “Los Hermanos,” the true story of two musician brothers separated by a geopolitical chasm. The Port Townsend Film Festival will stream a question-and-answer session with the filmmakers and a performance by Ilmar López-Gavilán free on Sunday evening. (Photo by Najib Joe Hakim for “Los Hermanos”)
Cuban pianist and composer Aldo López-Gavilán appears in “Los Hermanos,” the true story of two musician brothers separated by a geopolitical chasm. The Port Townsend Film Festival will stream a question-and-answer session with the filmmakers and a performance by Ilmar López-Gavilán free on Sunday evening. (Photo by Najib Joe Hakim for “Los Hermanos”)

Clallam County COVID-19 deaths hit 50

Makah reservation will remain closed to visitors

Virus claims 2 more lives

Third-dose boosters available on Oct. 16