Jefferson County

Free outdoor concerts set on Peninsula

Blues, rock and bluegrass will be heard next week during free outdoor concerts on the North Olympic Peninsula. Blue Rhinos will play blues and rock… Continue reading

Field carrier landing practice operations scheduled for this week

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

Applications due by Aug. 22 for Eleanor Stopps Environmental Leadership Award

The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is seeking nominations for the 2019 Eleanor Stopps Environmental Leadership Award. The selection for the award… Continue reading

Washington State University’s Jefferson County Extension hires new director

The Washington State University’s Jefferson County Extension has announced that Cliff Moore will take over as its director in mid-September. Moore has… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Monthly luncheon meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 11:15 a.m. in the… Continue reading

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s planned treatment center modeled after Swinomish facility

Clallam sheriff visited, was impressed by didgwalic Wellness Center in Anacortes

Authorities searching for inmate after escape from Olympic Corrections Center

Mark David Vannausdle, 60, fled facility near Forks on Sunday morning

Taking flight: Mural is artist’s gift to hometown as she spreads her wings

Nora Kingsley, 18, called ‘fearless and undaunted’ in Port Townsend project

Podcast hosts to bring ‘Too Beautiful to Live’ to Thing festival

Former Port Townsend resident spoke of city characters on show

Special candidate filing period opens Monday in Jefferson County

PORT TOWNSEND —A special three-day candidate filing period for positions that have attracted no candidates will open Monday. The filing period starts at 8:30 a.m.… Continue reading

Repairs scheduled for Graves Creek Road in Quinault Valley

Washouts on Graves Creek Road in Quinault Valley created by storms in 2018 and 2017 will be repaired beginning Sept. 3.… Continue reading

Trial set for Port Townsend man charged with shooting at his mother

Man charged with first-degree DV assault with deadly weapon

‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’ continues today

A modern adaptation of “The Merry Wives of Windsor” continues outdoors in Chetzemoka Park today and for the next two weekends. Key… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Find harmony between home and garden

MY ELDEST SON has just been recently married in a client’s garden; the corn roast with all 400 people has come and gone; and with… Continue reading

Competitions wrap up today at Jefferson County Fair

The Jefferson County fair gives members of the community and the surrounding area the opportunity to compete with each other in different… Continue reading

Life Flight Network enters into new partnership

Life Flight Network has announced a new partnership with WhidbeyHealth Medical Center. The Oregon-based air medical transport service will stage an Agusta-Westland AW109E… Continue reading

Needlework artist exhibits work in Port Townsend

A nationally-known needlework artist has brought her work home. Work by Lee McLeron, who has been a needlework artist for more than… Continue reading

New senior vice president, retail banking announced at Kitsap Bank

Kitsap Bank has announced the promotion of Charles Robertson to senior vice president, retail banking. Robertson will oversee the operation of all… Continue reading