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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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15 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

Jefferson voters mail back 26 percent of ballots

Voters in Jefferson County had returned 5,958 primary ballots, or 26 percent, of the 22,871 mailed to registered voters as of Tuesday, election officials said.

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19 hrs ago | Whidbey News-Times

Admiralty anchor arrives in Texas

Researchers at Texas A&M University are now examining an anchor recovered from Admiralty Inlet last month to see if it is, as believed by those who recovered it, the anchor that broke off a ship in Capt.

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Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

Port Townsend Library returning home to Carnegie building with soft-opening Sunday

After more than two years in Mountain View Commons, the Port Townsend Library will return to its Carnegie location this weekend.

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Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

News Briefs - Ekphrastic write-in set Tuesday in Port Townsend . . . and other items

Writers are invited to participate in the Ekphrastic Write-In at the Northwind Arts Center, 2409 Jefferson St., at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

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Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles' Concert on the Pier tonight features the Joy Mills Band ...

THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE of free outdoor music on the North Olympic Peninsula: PORT ANGELES CONCERT ON THE PIER - Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Joy Mills Band .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Kos

Watching Ships and Boats (Photos): Street Prophets Coffee Hour

Welcome to the Tuesday edition of the Coffee Hour at Street Prophets. This is an open thread where we can discuss what's happening in our lives, what we've been working on, and our opinions on current events.

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Peninsula Daily News

Veterans, providers joined at 'Stand Down' in Port Townsend

A temporary resource for homeless veterans took over the Elks Club on Monday, connecting those who have fallen on hard times with needed services.

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Peninsula Daily News

Sequim's Music in the Park presents Joy in Mudville tonight (with...

THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE of free outdoor music on the North Olympic Peninsula: SEQUIM MUSIC IN THE PARK - Today, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Joy in Mudville .

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

North Kitsap Herald

Port of Poulsbo employees unionize, begin contract negotiation

"The election was done and we were designated as their bargaining representative," said Mark Fuller of Teamsters Local 589.

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GlobeNewswire

Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Earnings

Sound Financial Bancorp, Inc. , the holding company for Sound Community Bank , today reported net income of $1.2 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, or $0.47 per diluted common share, as compared to net income of $1.1 million, or $0.43 per diluted common share, for the quarter ended June 30, 2013.

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Bellingham Herald

Sea star disease strikes peninsula marine centers

The Peninsula Daily News reports Monday that sea starts at Port Townsend's Marine Life Center and Feiro Marine Life Center in Port Angeles have died of the disease, known as sea start wasting.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Eye on Jefferson: Board of commissioners eyes funds for conservation project

The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider approving up to $334,000 in conservation futures funds for the Jefferson Land Trust's Tarboo Forest Conservation project when they meet Monday.

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HeraldNet

A perfect picnic: What you need for a romantic date or a family trip

Whether it's at the beach, a park or at the end of a short hike, it's the perfect time of year to break out the picnic basket, lay out a blanket and enjoy the company of someone you love.

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Peninsula Daily News

SUNDAY: Songwriting forum, concert set today in Port Townsend

The sirens are calling you to a special concert and songwriting forum today. "Sirens Sing: A Two-Part Collaborative Event on the Art of Songwriting" will offer a songwriting forum from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. before a performance at 7 p.m. at the Cotton Building, 607 Water St. Suggested donations in a pay-as-you-can format range from $3 to $15 for the ... (more)

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Peninsula Daily News

SUNDAY: Concert in Port Townsend's Chetzemoka Park today

THIS WEEK'S SCHEDULE of free outdoor music on the North Olympic Peninsula begins with: PORT TOWNSEND SUMMER BAND - Today at 3 p.m. in the gazebo at Chetzemoka Park, Jackson and Blaine streets.

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Peninsula Daily News

Peninsula's first pot shop sells out in its first day; next opening planned for Friday

River Carey of Port Townsend, right, buys the first legal marijuana on the North Olympic Peninsula from budtender Jessica Bahrijczuk at Sea Change Cannabis in Discovery Bay on Friday morning.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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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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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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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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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