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Port Townsend, Washington is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Port Townsend, WA include 98368. The median home price in Port Townsend is $300,000 which is roughly $179/per square foot. More Port Townsend information.

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Yesterday | KOMO News

Discovery Bay closed to shellfish harvesting

Discovery Bay, near Port Townsend, has been closed to recreational shellfish harvesting due to the presence of biotoxins.

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Yesterday | Seattle Times

Admiral Theater in West Seattle in 'limbo'

It's not an easy time to be running an independent movie theater: In recent years, virtually all have had to pony up to pay for digital conversion, as the release of movies on 35mm film fades away.

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Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Sewage treatment "will happen," says B.C. premier, doesn't say when

Treatment of Victoria's sewage "will happen," British Columbia Premier Christy Clark promised members of Washington's congressional delegation in a terse letter.

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Thursday | The News Tribune

Tacoma Jazz and Blues Festival expands to outdoor event on South Tacoma Way

If you're driving on South Tacoma Way on Saturday, you're going to have to brake.

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Thursday | Seattle Times

Salmon fisheries going down as one of the most memorable in recent years

The ocean salmon fishery is still topping the news; a record sockeye run is heading up the Columbia; and many places in between are giving way to fun action.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Concert Alert - Concert on the Pier in Port Angeles moves to...

BECAUSE OF THE possibility of rain tonight, Concert on the Pier in Port Angeles will be held two blocks away at The Gateway, corner of Lincoln and Front streets.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

News Briefs - Ramp work set beginning this Monday on Sequim's...

As part of the designation of the Olympic Discovery Trail, ramp construction on the north side of East Fir Street, between Sequim Avenue and North Blake Avenue, is scheduled to begin Monday and be completed by Sept.

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Daily Kos

History 101: Point Hudson

For many thousands of years, Native American groups including the ancestors of today's Klallam and Chemakum peoples, used Point Hudson, Washington as a seasonal resource collection site and as a ceremonial site.

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Peninsula Daily News

Meals, reading program in Jefferson County has room for more

Halfway through its summer-meals-and-reading program, the Jefferson County YMCA is serving some 150 meals each day - and there is room for more.

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Peninsula Daily News

Jazz Port Townsend to call to music lovers starting Thursday

The clubs and bars of Port Townsend will come alive beginning next Thursday, as the 40th annual Jazz Port Townsend conference spills out of the confines of Fort Worden and into the streets.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Business Briefs - Longtime Port Townsend hospital worker made...

Randy Holeman has been promoted to director of diagnostic imaging at Jefferson Healthcare hospital.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Kos

Museums 101: Sailplanes

By the nineteenth century, people fascinated with the idea of flying were experimenting with gliders .

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Peninsula Daily News

If You Missed this - Peninsula's first pot shop expected to open Saturday in Discovery Bay

Greg Brotherton talks to a supplier in preparation for opening the North Olympic Peninsula's first recreational pot store Saturday.

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Peninsula Daily News

Port Townsend City Council to consider final rules on medical marijuana Monday

A policy governing the zoning of medical marijuana growing, processing and distribution within the city limit received some fine-tuning this week in anticipation of the ordinance's possible approval Monday.

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Peninsula Daily News

Saturday's Marihugh Cruz-in in Port Angeles to benefit scholarship

Wayne King of Gardiner and Mickey Griffith of Port Townsend push a 1963 top fuel dragster to its parking place at 2013's Darlene Marihugh Memorial Cruz-In in Port Angeles.

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Peninsula Daily News

OUTDOORS: Chinook bite picks up near Port Angeles, opens in Marine Area 9

AFTER WHAT COULD charitably be referred to as a slow start in the first two weeks, the chinook bite off Port Angeles has picked up.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

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Med-Cannabis Pharma, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update for Its POS...

Med-Cannabis Pharma, Inc. Provides Shareholder Update for Its POS Payment APP and Latest Agreement to Acquire an Existing Medical Collective in Tacoma Washington PORT TOWNSEND, WA / ACCESSWIRE / July 16, 2014 / Med-Cannabis Pharma, Inc. , a U.S. Company specializing in Medical cannabis dispensary management and payment systems, provides shareholder ... (more)

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Peninsula school officials, state resist federal requirement for 'failing' school letters

If most fail, is it perhaps the test that is wrong? That's what school district officials and statewide organizations are telling the federal government about a requirement that would force nearly all schools in Washington state to send letters to parents stating their children's schools are failing.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Literature lovers invited to writers' Centrum readings

Lovers of literature can get tastes from some of the world's best writers as Centrum offers up 10 days of readings during its 41st Port Townsend Writers Conference.

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Peninsula Daily News

Vancouver, B.C., woman injured in two-car Discovery Bay wreck

A West Vancouver, B.C., woman was in satisfactory condition at Jefferson Healthcare hospital Friday afternoon after the State Patrol said she pulled onto U.S. Highway 101 from West Uncas Road in Discovery Bay and collided with another car.

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