Jefferson County

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: A visit with a long-lost brother

CONSIDER THE HUG. Or as I’m inspired to do, reminisce about one that came as a complete surprise. In late 2018, I found my long-lost… Continue reading

Online aquarium tour shows off new exhibits

Ali Redman will lead viewers on a live tour of the Port Townsend Marine Science Center’s aquarium at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, May 6. Redman,… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: The Quarantine Chronicles: A crop of hope

IT WAS ANOTHER tough week in the news. The governor extended the stay-at-home order for another month. It was a tough call, but these are… Continue reading

Wearable Art Show mask contest voting on now

Public voting is open now in the first Port Townsend Wearable Art Show Mask Contest, with 231 entries from around the world.… Continue reading

Jefferson County to consider state waiver

Officials may go to phase two with nine other counties

A GROWING CONCERN: May days begin a bountiful harvest

my favorite month of the year. It just sounds so good. But in all earnestness,… Continue reading

COVID-19 Relief Fund donations top $200,000

Donations to the COVID-19 Relief Fund have topped $200,000. You have outdone yourselves. North Olympic Peninsula residents had donated $215,671.80 the fund as of Wednesday… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Weekly virtual meeting at 12 p.m. Wednesday. Join the Zoom online conference at For audio only… Continue reading

How to apply for grants, donate to fund

The Peninsula Daily News and Olympic Community Action Programs have converted the Peninsula Home Fund into the COVID-19 Relief Fund to create a way for… Continue reading

Kilmer talks economic impact, legislation during pandemic

Federal lawmakers have been busy in recent days and weeks with a spate of bills aimed at carrying individuals and businesses through what U.S. Representative… Continue reading

Peninsula Daily News faces coronavirus challenges

To our readers, In a few short weeks, our world has changed. Today, we are facing unprecedented challenges as the world fights COVID-19. Trusted local… Continue reading

Opportunity Fund, COVID-19 updates on agendas this week

Clallam County County commission The three Clallam County commissioners will discuss how the Opportunity Fund could help small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis at 9… Continue reading

Gov. Inslee aims for cautious reopening

‘We want to make sure we wrestle this beast to the ground’

ISSUES OF FAITH: Growing into who God always knew you to be

THE OLDER I get, the more I realize childhood never ends. We outgrow stuff, sure. We move on from things, OK. But there seems to… Continue reading