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Port Townsend couple ejected from garden for Victorian dress

Port Townsend couple ejected from garden for Victorian dress

Gabriel and Sarah Chrisman were asked to leave Butchart Gardens in Victoria because of “costumes.”

Port Townsend couple ejected from garden for Victorian dress

LETTER: Attack on state Supreme Court justices is unwarranted

They were correct in ruling on the unconstitutionality of funding charter schools as common schools.

Obstruction Point Road reopens in Olympic National Park

Minimal activity from the Cox Valley fire allows for change in status on route.

British royalty to visit Victoria in September

An official welcome is planned Sept. 24 for Prince William and his wife Kate.

Peninsula firefighters arrive at Eastern Washington blazes

Peninsula firefighters arrive at Eastern Washington blazes

Clallam Fire District Nos. 2 and 3 helping out in Spokane area.

Peninsula firefighters arrive at Eastern Washington blazes
Andrew May/for Peninsula Daily News                                A peek at the display at the Clallam County Fair in Port Angeles last weekend.
Andrew May/for Peninsula Daily News                                A peek at the display at the Clallam County Fair in Port Angeles last weekend.

BIRD WATCH: ‘Walking the edge’ produces prime pickings in late summer

Late August to September are the best times to get up and get out.

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Here are the various business meetings this week across the North Olympic Peninsula.

Firefighters protect structures quarter-mile from Olympic National Park fire

Firefighters protect structures quarter-mile from Olympic National Park fire

“We have people in place now, and structure protection in place ready to turn on,” a fire spokesperson said.

Firefighters protect structures quarter-mile from Olympic National Park fire

HELP LINE: Take part in opportunities to learn more about Medicare

Workshops across the North Olympic Peninsula will provide information and answers to questions about Medicare.

Howard Street Extension in Port Townsend on its way

Howard Street Extension in Port Townsend on its way

The groundbreaking Friday, with construction to start Monday, was the culmination of more than 20 years of planning.

Howard Street Extension in Port Townsend on its way

LETTER: Assault weapons need to be banned, not encouraged

The Second Amendment was written when our country didn’t have a standing army, like it does now.

Brian Nokell/U.S. Navy                                The USS Louisiana (SSBN743) arrives for the first time at its new homeport at Naval Base Kitsap, Silverdale, in 2005.

ON THE WATERFRONT: Cape Flattery buoy dropped off in Port Angeles

Also, the scuttlebutt on the collision between a ballistic-missile submarine and Navy Offshore Support Vessel.

Brian Nokell/U.S. Navy                                The USS Louisiana (SSBN743) arrives for the first time at its new homeport at Naval Base Kitsap, Silverdale, in 2005.

Port Townsend Wednesday market to close for season in mid-September

There will be two bands and plenty of fresh food, organizers said.

U.S. Highway 101 closed for almost 3 hours after wreck

U.S. Highway 101 closed for almost 3 hours after wreck

The driver of a Ford Explorer has been airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

U.S. Highway 101 closed for almost 3 hours after wreck

Olympic National Park rangers suspend search for body of man whose boat capsized

A park spokeswoman cited a lack of clues and the time that has passed since the incident north of La Push.