Jefferson County

Democrats debate future after Obamacare at Port Angeles health care forum

Democrats debate future after Obamacare at Port Angeles health care forum

Democrats decried Republican efforts to dismantle the Affordable Care Act during a standing-room-only health care forum at the Port Angeles branch of… Continue reading

Democrats debate future after Obamacare at Port Angeles health care forum
Young performers from Clallam, Jefferson counties in annual competition this Saturday

Young performers from Clallam, Jefferson counties in annual competition this Saturday

Fifteen of the North Olympic Peninsula’s most devoted young musicians will perform in the 31st annual Young Artist Competition on Saturday. The… Continue reading

Young performers from Clallam, Jefferson counties in annual competition this Saturday

Kilmer, Cantwell, Murray to attend inauguration

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer of the 6th Congressional District and U.S. Sens. Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell of Washington state plan to attend… Continue reading

Peaceful rally set in Forks this Saturday

West End residents Hope Olson and Berlinda James will host a peaceful rally from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Forks Transit… Continue reading

Gathering for Hope this Saturday in Port Angeles

All are welcome at the Gathering for Hope planned at noon Saturday. “It’s a nonpartisan gathering,” said Dr. Ned Hammar, one of… Continue reading

Peninsula man attends inauguration full of hope

A North Olympic Peninsula resident now in Washington, D.C., for President-elect Donald J. Trump’s inauguration is looking forward to change. Joseph Lujan of… Continue reading

Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. (The Associated Press)

America First: Trump sworn in as 45th president

Pledging to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th… Continue reading

Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. (The Associated Press)

Authors to read at Northwind in Port Townsend on Jan. 28

Three Artist Trust authors will read at the Northwind Reading Series on Saturday, Jan. 28. The reading by Bill Carty, Michelle Peñaloza… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Masseuse joins Sequim business … and other items

Via Vita Chiropractic & Wellness, 128 W. Bell St., recently hired Nicole Livengood, licensed massage practitioner. Her training of massage techniques includes Swedish,… Continue reading

Centrum residencies discounted in February

Centrum residencies discounted in February

Artists will find lower-cost residencies at Centrum in the month of February. Centrum, an arts nonprofit located within Fort Worden State Park,… Continue reading

Centrum residencies discounted in February
Death penalty repeal bill introduced in Washington state

Death penalty repeal bill introduced in Washington state

Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson have announced a proposal to abolish the death… Continue reading

Death penalty repeal bill introduced in Washington state
Debutones to play at Concerts in the Woods

Debutones to play at Concerts in the Woods

A band new to Coyle will play a favorite style of Concerts in the Woods for audiences Sunday. The Debutones will perform a… Continue reading

Debutones to play at Concerts in the Woods

ISSUES OF FAITH: The foundations for our national faith

AS HAPPENSTANCE WOULD have it, my turn in the rotation of writers for these “Issues of Faith” columns falls on the day that our country… Continue reading

LETTER: Anti-Obama letter displayed much bias but few sources

In the Jan. 15 letter to Peninsula Voices “Obama ‘pathetic,’” the writer uses many often-heard talking points and phrases without examples or sources for the… Continue reading

LETTER: Time to clean state House from corruptive influences

Our U.S. Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray were among 13 Democrats who recently voted against Senate Amendment 0178, which would have allowed the American… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Inauguration Day prayer offered at Port Angeles church this morning … and other items

The sanctuary of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 510 E. Park Ave., will be open for personal prayer or shared quiet prayer on… Continue reading

Nominations accepted for historic preservation awards

Nominations for the Jefferson County Historical Society’s annual Historic Preservation Awards are due Feb. 29. The awards honor individuals and organizations that… Continue reading

Rule easing public lands transfer concerns hunters, others

Rule easing public lands transfer concerns hunters, others

A change in U.S. House rules making it easier to transfer millions of acres of federal… Continue reading

Rule easing public lands transfer concerns hunters, others

Science writer to speak this Saturday on Mount St. Helens eruption

Seattle-based science writer Steve Olson will speak at 4 p.m. Saturday when Jefferson Land Trust’s Geology Group hosts a lecture, “Eruption: The… Continue reading

Talks on disaster preparedness, traveling set this weekend on Peninsula

Presentations about disaster preparedness and bicycling across the Himalayas are among the weekend’s activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. For more about the MarchFourth performance… Continue reading