Jefferson County

BIRD WATCH: Visit to Rocky Mountain National Park a treat for the eyes

With fall in the air, birds are on the move, including mountain bluebirds and Townsend’s solitaires.

Developer’s answer to dearth of housing in Port Townsend: Bring ’em in on a barge
Developer’s answer to dearth of housing in Port Townsend: Bring ’em in on a barge

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

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

LETTER: Don’t be suckered in by the character assassinations of Hillary Clinton

The GOP has spent close to $80 million investigating the Clintons and coming up with nothing.

LETTER: Don’t enslave yourself; vote Republican

The Democrats are hoping a carbon tax will bring Mother Nature to heel.

LETTER: How can Hillary claim to care about American children?

Her policies encourage illegal immigrants and refugees to take our jobs for a lower wage while illegally benefiting from the system.

LETTER: I predict Trump will pull out of the race by mid-October

The Republican presidential nominee loses in the Electoral College race as opposed to the popular vote and will refuse to concede a loss to Hillary Clinton.

LETTER: Trump used tax benefit exclusive to real estate developers to his benefit

We need to send a message on Election Day that this potential avoidance of paying taxes for nearly two decades is unacceptable and untenable.

PENINSULA KITCHEN: Crisp, fall evenings inspire recipe re-do

A request from her daughter, combined with the cool autumn evenings, sends Sanford in search of tortellini recipe.

Secretary of state offers voting information in pamphlet

Those who do not receive a pamphlet by Oct. 17 are urged to contact the Elections Division.

State warns against eating too many razor clams

Domoic acid is a naturally occurring toxin frequently found in shellfish and at high levels may cause amnesic shellfish poisoning.

Storms blows into Peninsula, turns to rain

Trees were toppled and outages hit some areas.

Sanctions remain against state in McCleary education funding case

Sanctions remain against state in McCleary education funding case

The state Supreme Court has ruled that $100,000-a-day sanctions should continue against the state while a task force works to determine how the state will fully fund basic education.

Sanctions remain against state in McCleary education funding case

Department of Natural Resources issues plan to guide West End forest management

“This roadmap for experimentation, research and monitoring will help DNR find new and better ways of reaching its timber harvest goals and ecological objectives …”

Candidate forum for Jefferson PUD, county commissioner focuses on finance

Candidate forum for Jefferson PUD, county commissioner focuses on finance

Four candidates answered questions from the public at the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce event.

Candidate forum for Jefferson PUD, county commissioner focuses on finance
Crescent High School earns School of Distinction recognition for second year in a row

Crescent High School earns School of Distinction recognition for second year in a row

The Center for Educational Effectiveness announced school is the only one in Clallam and Jefferson counties to earn the recognition this year.

Crescent High School earns School of Distinction recognition for second year in a row
Thousands flock to Port Angeles for weekend’s crab fest

Thousands flock to Port Angeles for weekend’s crab fest

Annual festival offers crab dinners, many vendors and activities

Thousands flock to Port Angeles for weekend’s crab fest