Jefferson County

Port Hadlock lecture’s focus on Wednesday is altering human genetics

Port Hadlock lecture’s focus on Wednesday is altering human genetics

The first of two free lectures on gene science is set for Wednesday.  Rod Mitchell will speak at 6 p.m. at the… Continue reading

Port Hadlock lecture’s focus on Wednesday is altering human genetics

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Ludlow resort earns fifth place on USA Today pet-friendly list … and other items

The Resort at Port Ludlow has announced that the resort came in fifth place in the Best Pet Friendly Hotel competition hosted… Continue reading

Symposium at Olympic Medical Center highlights challenges of electronic medical records systems

More than three years after the implementation of a digital patient-records system called Epic at North Olympic Peninsula hospitals, challenges still remain… Continue reading

Most Howard Street extension work so far underground, Port Townsend officials say

The Howard Street extension project is underway, with most of the progress so far underground. “A lot of the initial work is… Continue reading

Author Daniel James Brown gives insight into ‘The Boys in the Boat’ with talk in Port Angeles
Author Daniel James Brown gives insight into ‘The Boys in the Boat’ with talk in Port Angeles
Quilcene honors students for perfect attendance records

Quilcene honors students for perfect attendance records

Quilcene Elementary School has honored 23 students for perfect attendance so far this year. “We’ve really been working on attendance,” said Principal Gary… Continue reading

Quilcene honors students for perfect attendance records

Last stage of work to temporarily close Coupeville ferry terminal

The ferry system has blocked vehicle reservations, too, for the Port Townsend/Coupeville route Nov. 5 and 6.

BUSINESS BRIEFS: First Federal lists accomplishments of three employees … and other items

First Federal recently recognized the activities of three of its employees. Jeff Davis, executive vice president and chief operating officer, has been… Continue reading

Eye on Jefferson: Marine Resources panel to hear about maritime program

The Jefferson County Marine Resources Committee will hear about the Port Townsend School District Maritime Discovery Program when it meets ­Tuesday. The committee will meet… Continue reading

Joyce residents make filtration system to create emergency water supply

Joyce residents make filtration system to create emergency water supply

Researchers have said it’s not a question of if but when a quake of at least 9.0 magnitude will strike in the Cascadia Subduction Zone.

Joyce residents make filtration system to create emergency water supply
Archaeologists find Sequim girls’ message in a bottle

Archaeologists find Sequim girls’ message in a bottle

More than six years later, one writer recalls the message.

Archaeologists find Sequim girls’ message in a bottle
Officials weigh Highway 101 road work impact on tourism

Officials weigh Highway 101 road work impact on tourism

A major impact on tourism to the North Olympic Peninsula is expected to be the rehabilitation of U.S. Highway 101 around Lake… Continue reading

Officials weigh Highway 101 road work impact on tourism

A GROWING CONCERN: A blooming-great time to plant bulbs

Here’s a list of 12 mandatory bulbs to buy to help make us “Flower Peninsula USA.”

BIRD WATCH: Table manners particular to each species

This is the perfect time to watch birds that have settled in for the winter.

Coast Guard suspends search for missing boater

The Coast Guard on Saturday suspended a search for a man missing from his boat in Shilshole Bay near Seattle since Friday. Missing… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

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

HELP LINE: Instead of falling for scams, ask for advice

Con artists abound, trying to steal information or gain money. Be cautious.

LETTER: Are you really OK with a Trump-Putin bromance?

The Russian dictators’ actions are both deplorable and highly foreboding of Trump’s leadership if elected.