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And the beat goes on … 2016 Olympic Music Festival continues this weekend in Port Townsend

And the beat goes on … 2016 Olympic Music Festival continues this weekend in Port Townsend

Three performances by GardenMusic will be offered at Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend.

And the beat goes on … 2016 Olympic Music Festival continues this weekend in Port Townsend

Free entry to Olympic National Park this weekend

The fee-waiving is in honor of the National Park Service’s centennial this past Thursday.

It’s time to Make.Believe with a Northwind Arts Center exhibit

It’s time to Make.Believe with a Northwind Arts Center exhibit

Three artists will display their works through the month of September with an opening reception scheduled for Sept. 3.

It’s time to Make.Believe with a Northwind Arts Center exhibit

LETTER: Goat-tying is a cruel ‘sport’ that needs to end

I doubt any cowgirl would submit her horse to this barbaric “amusement.”

Music in the air: Concerts in the Barn series returns to Quilcene

Music in the air: Concerts in the Barn series returns to Quilcene

The Iglitzin farm will host two free performances this weekend.

Music in the air: Concerts in the Barn series returns to Quilcene

NEWS BRIEFS: Business networking group sets up shop in Sequim … and other items.

News events on the North Olympic Peninsula.

Shakespeare, free swim and concerts this weekend

Shakespeare, a free swim and lunch and a rockabilly concert in Quilcene are among the activities.

Tribes to tell of gaps in health, education and justice on reservations

The panel discussion will provide input for an updated report on federal investments in the Native American tribes.

Birthday party, free entry at Olympic National Park to mark Park Service centennial

Birthday party, free entry at Olympic National Park to mark Park Service centennial

The event celebrates the establishment of the National Park Service on Aug. 25, 1916.

Birthday party, free entry at Olympic National Park to mark Park Service centennial

Paint the Peninsula artists capture outdoor beauty

Tickets to the reception and awards ceremony are $30 in advance or $35 at the door.

State finds deficiencies in Jefferson County PUD audit

State finds deficiencies in Jefferson County PUD audit

Among the recommendations was replacing outdated accounting software that wasn’t fit for the electrical utility.

State finds deficiencies in Jefferson County PUD audit
Brush fire ignites reminder of burn bans on North Olympic Peninsula

Brush fire ignites reminder of burn bans on North Olympic Peninsula

The blaze was caused by a section of a tree falling into power lines.

Brush fire ignites reminder of burn bans on North Olympic Peninsula

National park fires calm

Although Olympic National Park fires have calmed, rising temperatures and winds could increase them.

First Federal Community Foundation elects member to board of directors

First Federal Community Foundation elects member to board of directors

Craig A. Curtis is an architect from Kitsap County, where he has been employed since 1987.

First Federal Community Foundation elects member to board of directors

Authorities say man and his dog were shot and injured in Port Ludlow

Reports detail a fight between friends that reportedly ended in shots fired.

Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Taylor St., will host a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday featuring cellist Madelyn Kowalski, seen here, as part of the ongoing Candlelight Concert Series. (Deja Webster)

Cellist Madelyn Kowalski to be featured in concert

For 18-year-old Kowalski, this will be the sixth annual concert.

Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Taylor St., will host a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday featuring cellist Madelyn Kowalski, seen here, as part of the ongoing Candlelight Concert Series. (Deja Webster)