Jefferson County

Todd Ortloff Show guests this week

Here is this week’s schedule for the 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Todd Ortloff Show on KONP 1450 AM, 101.7 FM in… Continue reading

The Fulton Street Chamber Players — Rachel Swerdlow, Walter Gray and Cordula Merks — and guest artists highlight the Concerts in the Barn series this weekend in Quilcene.

Fulton Street Chamber Players featured in Quilcene

Penultimate weekend of season’s Concerts in the Barn

The Fulton Street Chamber Players — Rachel Swerdlow, Walter Gray and Cordula Merks — and guest artists highlight the Concerts in the Barn series this weekend in Quilcene.
Port Ludlow’s Mia Torres, 20, performs six of her original songs during the Concerts on the Dock on Thursday at Pope Marine Park in Port Townsend. The performance was part of the grand finale of free outdoor summer concerts. Port Townsend Main Street and Soundcheck joined forces, with live music beginning at 2 p.m. and continuing into the evening. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Concert on the dock

Port Ludlow’s Mia Torres, 20, performs six of her original songs during the Concerts on the Dock on Thursday at Pope Marine Park in Port… Continue reading

Port Ludlow’s Mia Torres, 20, performs six of her original songs during the Concerts on the Dock on Thursday at Pope Marine Park in Port Townsend. The performance was part of the grand finale of free outdoor summer concerts. Port Townsend Main Street and Soundcheck joined forces, with live music beginning at 2 p.m. and continuing into the evening. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)
Jefferson Healthcare CEO Mike Glenn, left, speaks to U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, a Democrat representing the Olympic Peninsula, during a visit to the main hospital facility in Port Townsend on Wednesday. (Courtesy photo)

Congressman Kilmer tours Jefferson Healthcare campus

Staff share concerns about staffing, upgrading facility

Jefferson Healthcare CEO Mike Glenn, left, speaks to U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, a Democrat representing the Olympic Peninsula, during a visit to the main hospital facility in Port Townsend on Wednesday. (Courtesy photo)

Jefferson PUD to discuss meters

The Jefferson County Public Utility District commissioners will discuss the meter replacement program during a special meeting at 10 a.m. today. The… Continue reading

Music, flight, art celebrated on Peninsula this weekend

Music festivals and a celebration of flight are among activities topping the list of entertainment on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • THING offers… Continue reading

Sea to Sound multi-modal group ride begins today

Ian’s Ride will host the three-day 74-mile Sea To Sound, a multi-modal group ride spanning the entire length of the Olympic Discovery… Continue reading

Advisory board supports removal of Port Townsend poplars

Design concept now goes to city, port, PUD for final vote

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, a Democrat representing Washington’s 6th Congressional District, shakes hands with Chimacum School District Superintendent Scott Mauk in Port Hadlock on Wednesday. Kilmer visited the sites of two sewer projects his office is working on securing federal funding for. (Peter Segall / Peninsula Daily News)

Kilmer tours infrastructure efforts in Jefferson County

Federal funding is lined up, but still has to pass Senate

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, a Democrat representing Washington’s 6th Congressional District, shakes hands with Chimacum School District Superintendent Scott Mauk in Port Hadlock on Wednesday. Kilmer visited the sites of two sewer projects his office is working on securing federal funding for. (Peter Segall / Peninsula Daily News)

Book sale set for weekend

Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will conduct a book sale from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 4… Continue reading

Monthly birdwatching walk set

Beverly McNeil will lead a bird walk at 9 a.m. Friday. The monthly hikes on Fort Flagler State Park, 10541 Flagler Rd., recur… Continue reading

PAT NEAL: A short history of fire

IT WAS ANOTHER tough week in the news, but we still have plenty of fresh air. Washed by the ocean, the rain and the trees,… Continue reading

Wooden Boat Festival poster signing offered

Steven Davis will sign copies of the 45th Wooden Boat Show poster from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday. The signing will… Continue reading

Commissioners ready 40-year lease for Caswell-Brown Village

Document signing Friday as OlyCAP seeks grant

Two more deaths from COVID-19

Monkeypox case found in Clallam County

Winter gardening class online

Master gardeners Lys Burden and Nita Wester present “Winter Gardening: Basics” at 6 p.m. Tuesday. The free class, sponsored by the Jefferson… Continue reading

Rigel Orr, 5, center, playing a percussion instrument, might be the youngest member of the Unexpected Brass Band as they play during the Uptown Street Fair on Saturday. Dad Matt, in blue shirt, keeps a watchful eye on his son. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Dancing in the streets

Uptown Fair parade marchers prance through the glitter of tiny bubbles during the fair on Saturday.… Continue reading

Rigel Orr, 5, center, playing a percussion instrument, might be the youngest member of the Unexpected Brass Band as they play during the Uptown Street Fair on Saturday. Dad Matt, in blue shirt, keeps a watchful eye on his son. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)