Jefferson County

Carol Riley of Port Ludlow receives a free first aid kit from Apple Martine, director of Jefferson County Public Health, during the emergency preparedness demonstrations at HJ Carroll Park in Chimacum on Saturday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Emergency preparedness

Carol Riley of Port Ludlow receives a free first aid kit from Apple Martine, director of Jefferson County Public Health, during the emergency preparedness demonstrations… Continue reading

Carol Riley of Port Ludlow receives a free first aid kit from Apple Martine, director of Jefferson County Public Health, during the emergency preparedness demonstrations at HJ Carroll Park in Chimacum on Saturday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)
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Port Townsend chief discusses police response to protest

All seven officers at rally had to manage crowd of 300, he says

Thomas Olson.

A GROWING CONCERN: A fair time to share a meal with your garden

BEAUTIFUL WEATHER CONTINUES here on the Peninsula. Our fabulous Norman Rockwell-esque county fair is back and in full swing this weekend. Why not go to… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

In-person meeting 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Joshua’s Restaurant, 113 DelGuzzi Drive (off U.S. Highway 101) in east Port Angeles.… Continue reading

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Hopeful takes trans issue to state race

Candidate calls for end to transgender locker room policy

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Port Townsend grand finale of free outdoor summer concerts set in Thursday

Port Townsend will celebrate its grand finale of free outdoor summer concerts on Thursday, while Sequim and Port Angeles will present their penultimate shows next… Continue reading

Roadwork set next week

Department of Transportation maintenance crews will conduct night-time road repairs in Clallam and Jefferson counties from Monday through Friday. State Department of Transportation crews will… Continue reading

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Taking a closer look at marine specimens are sisters Anna, foreground, and Mimi Molotsky, from Port Towsennd, during the Marine Science Center’s Microscope Friday at the welcome center located at 1001 Water Street in Port Townsend. Volunteer Toni Davison, also from Port Townsend, answers any questions that may arise.

Taking a closer look at science in Port Townsend

Taking a closer look at marine specimens are sisters Anna, foreground, and Mimi Molotsky, from Port Townsend, during the Marine Science Center’s Microscope Friday at… Continue reading

Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News

Taking a closer look at marine specimens are sisters Anna, foreground, and Mimi Molotsky, from Port Towsennd, during the Marine Science Center’s Microscope Friday at the welcome center located at 1001 Water Street in Port Townsend. Volunteer Toni Davison, also from Port Townsend, answers any questions that may arise.

Three festivals highlighted in Port Townsend this weekend

PORT TOWNSEND —Three special festivals are on tap in Port Townsend today. • The Port Townsend Uptown Street Fair, a celebration of neighborhood and local… Continue reading

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

Greg Brotherton, left, and Marcia Kelbon.

Jefferson County incumbent accused of conflict

Brotherton says dual role a legal requirement

Greg Brotherton, left, and Marcia Kelbon.

Grow a Row plant sale Saturday aimed to encourage winter plots

Food bank growers urging residents to harvest food for themselves, others

ISSUES OF FAITH: Isn’t Baptism a Community Event? Why Not Say ‘We’?

YOU MAY (OR more likely, don’t) remember the case of invalid baptisms in the Diocese of Phoenix back in February. I got to thinking about… Continue reading

Music, fairs among varied activities on Peninsula

This weekend offers a plethora of entertainment on the North Olympic Peninsula. In addition to the Clallam County Fair running in Port Angeles through Sunday,… Continue reading

A couple watches as the stars twinkle above the colorful greens and purples from the Aurora Borealis as it shines above the light pollution over Whidbey Island on Wednesday night as seen from North Beach in Port Townsend. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Northern lights

A couple watches as the stars twinkle above the colorful greens and purples from the Aurora Borealis as it shines above the light pollution over… Continue reading

A couple watches as the stars twinkle above the colorful greens and purples from the Aurora Borealis as it shines above the light pollution over Whidbey Island on Wednesday night as seen from North Beach in Port Townsend. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)
Jesse Terry will perform in Coyle and Port Townsend this weekend.
Jesse Terry will perform in Coyle and Port Townsend this weekend.

Neill, Hull to perform Friday at Palindrome

Portland singer-songwriter Casey Neill will perform with Whidbey Island singer-songwriter Timothy Hull at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The show will be at The… Continue reading