Jefferson County

PEO bazaar in Sequim to feature gifts, baked goods, books galore this Saturday

PEO bazaar in Sequim to feature gifts, baked goods, books galore this Saturday

Chapter JC of PEO International will have its eighth bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the foyer of Sequim Community… Continue reading

PEO bazaar in Sequim to feature gifts, baked goods, books galore this Saturday
Sequim high schoolers find big message in ‘Little Women’

Sequim high schoolers find big message in ‘Little Women’

Local teens will stage the timeless tale of “Little Women” starting this weekend. Robin Hall directs… Continue reading

Sequim high schoolers find big message in ‘Little Women’

ISSUES OF FAITH: Let the mask go and let God

Be gracious to me, O LORD, for I am languishing; heal me, O LORD, for my bones are troubled. My soul also is greatly troubled.… Continue reading

UPDATE1: Negotiators talking with man in standoff near Brinnon

State Patrol officers and two SWAT units are negotiating with a man in a travel trailer threatening to hurt himself after he allegedly… Continue reading

Sequim woman portrays Lillian Carter in one-woman show on New York stage

Sequim woman portrays Lillian Carter in one-woman show on New York stage

Yes, she was nervous — more than she expected, Carol Swarbrick… Continue reading

Sequim woman portrays Lillian Carter in one-woman show on New York stage
Jefferson County Library donates retired bookmobile to Skagit County

Jefferson County Library donates retired bookmobile to Skagit County

The Jefferson County Library found a new home for its old bookmobile at a library in Skagit County. The old bookmobile that… Continue reading

Jefferson County Library donates retired bookmobile to Skagit County

Almost 46 percent return ballots in Jefferson County

Nearly 46 percent of registered voters in Jefferson County have returned ballots in the Nov. 8 general election. The Jefferson County Auditor’s… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Broker earns national real estate award; bank employee promoted

Doc Reiss, managing broker with Town & Country Real Estate, has been awarded the Certified Residential Specialist Designation by the Council of… Continue reading

LETTER: As a state representative, Mike Chapman would be bipartisan

I’ll make this short. I urge you to vote for Mike Chapman for 24th District state representative. He has worked in a bipartisan way to… Continue reading

LETTER: Here’s why your vote really does matter

• To stop the people, special interests and corporations who are relentlessly using our political system to take what they want and make everybody else… Continue reading

LETTER: Jill Stein the only presidential candidate who’d help save our Earth

A letter to the editor published Thursday, “For Jill Stein,” was a clearly written summary of the 2016 Democratic presidential campaign. Letter-writer Therese “Tree” Stokan… Continue reading

LETTER: Vote to break the stranglehold liberals have on the state of Washington

Citizens of Clallam County, arise, get up. Exercise your right to vote, which is just another word for freedom. For too long, the western and… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Garbage service change-fee waived for two-week period in Port Angeles … and other items

Port Angeles residential garbage customers will have a two-week period to change their garbage service without incurring the usual $30 service fee.… Continue reading

Report: Washington state’s background check system needs fix

Washington state’s system for conducting background checks on people trying to buy firearms is fragmented and “specific… Continue reading

Peninsula beaches on Strait open for most types of shellfish harvesting

Peninsula beaches on Strait open for most types of shellfish harvesting

All Clallam County beaches on the Strait of Juan de Fuca, from Cape Flattery to the Jefferson County line, have been re-opened… Continue reading

Peninsula beaches on Strait open for most types of shellfish harvesting
Crack found in Elwha River bridge pier; span remains open while crews monitor

Crack found in Elwha River bridge pier; span remains open while crews monitor

State Department of Transportation officials now have more concerns about the Elwha River bridge on U.S. Highway 101 west of Port Angeles… Continue reading

Crack found in Elwha River bridge pier; span remains open while crews monitor
Animals rescued from Gardiner property recovered and ready for adoption

Animals rescued from Gardiner property recovered and ready for adoption

Dogs, chickens and goats found living in squalid conditions in Gardiner earlier this year and taken to area shelters have recovered and are… Continue reading

Animals rescued from Gardiner property recovered and ready for adoption

Gardiner woman’s animal ownership restricted after dogs, goats and chickens seized

The owner of animals seized from a property in Gardiner has entered into a court contract restricting her to one animal. Nataliya Nivens… Continue reading

Comprehensive plan meeting set tonight in Brinnon

A community open house on updates to Jefferson County’s comprehensive plan is planned in Brinnon tonight. The meeting will be from 6:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Body found in water near Irondale identified as Wisconsin man

The man whose body was recovered from the water near Irondale has been identified by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, but the cause… Continue reading