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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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Related Topix: Port Townsend, WA, Jefferson County, WA, Clallam Bay, WA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Clallam County commissioners debate Department of Community Development issues

Clallam County commissioners Mike Doherty and Mike Chapman sparred Monday over several issues related to the Department of Community Development, including a recent investigative report on employee complaints about its director.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Marijuana

Peninsula Daily News

Home gardeners to harvest bounty of tips at Aug. 8 luncheon in Port Angeles

Wondering about that white powdery stuff on your squash leaves? Don't know when to harvest your garlic? Want red, not green tomatoes this year? Home gardeners can get advice from master gardeners about vegetable gardening from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, at the Fifth Street Community Garden, 328 E. Fifth St. The event is part of the free Lunch ... (more)

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Vegetables

Peninsula Daily News

Rebuild of Port Angeles' Blue Mountain Transfer Station nears completion

The Blue Mountain Transfer Station has been "mostly reconstructed" after it was destroyed by a fire in November, Clallam County Public Works Administrative Director Bob Martin told commissioners Monday.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Sequim, WA

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

News Briefs - Closures planned for Hood Canal Bridge this Wednesday . . . and other items

Drivers across the Hood Canal Bridge could encounters delays of up to an hour Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Joyce, WA, Cheney, WA, Jefferson County, WA, Flying, Life, Hobbies, Sequim, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Sequim group fights rural neighborhood pot growing facilities

Rural residents concerned about the potential impacts of marijuana growing operations in their neighborhood are organizing a campaign to prevent them from taking root.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Sequim, WA, Port Angeles, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles fugitive sought on warrant now in jail

A Port Angeles man sought for about a day because of a felony Department of Corrections bench warrant was in the Clallam County jail Saturday.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Peninsula Daily News

BUSINESS - 2014-15 North Olympic Food & Farm Guide available beginning Thursday

Beginning Thursday, WSU Clallam County Extension's 2014-15 North Olympic Food & Farm Guide will be available at local visitor centers, participating farms and businesses and the WSU Clallam County Extension office in the county courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St. The free guide has more than 130 descriptive listings of family farms, local food ... (more)

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Sequim, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Bell-ringing, bagpipes, bowed heads mark veterans' passing at Port Angeles ceremony

Gary Velie of the American Legion Riders rings the Liberty Bell replica as the names of Clallam County veterans who died the previous month are called out.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, US Military, US Marine Corps, Life, Veteran Affairs

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Will surveillance camera footage aid in hunt for pizza shop robber?

Detectives have begun collecting surveillance camera footage from a Port Angeles pizza shop and surrounding businesses to attempt to identify the man who robbed the Front Street store after waving a gun Monday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Life, Food, Pizza

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Deadline noon TODAY: Vote for Best of Peninsula 2014

IT'S TIME AGAIN to vote for Best of the Peninsula 2014 in separate Clallam County and Jefferson County polling! For the third straight year, all voting for the scores of categories reflecting the best of services, food, shopping, recreation and people is being done online at www.peninsuladailynews.com .

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Related Topix: Jefferson County, WA, Port Angeles, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Enter our Lavender Photo Contest

HAVE YOU CAPTURED an incredible lavender picture? An expansive purple field in Sequim? A family meandering among the flowers? The majestic Olympic Mountains and a glorious purple field? In honor of Sequim Lavender Weekend, and the Sequim-Dungeness Valley's family-owned lavender farms, our Lavender Photo Contest is an opportunity to showcase your ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Jefferson County, WA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

State Supreme Court upholds 'three-strikes' life sentence handed down in Clallam

The state Supreme Court has upheld a life sentence without the possibility of parole handed down in 2010 to a Port Angeles man convicted of a "third-strike" felony in the 2009 burglary of a Clallam County home.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Fri Jul 18, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

High court upholds Clallam life sentence

The 39-year-old Witherspoon was convicted by a Clallam County jury of second-degree robbery, residential burglary and witness tampering.

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Related Topix: Port Angeles, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Sing-along, solar homes tour, children's carnival among Peninsula offerings

NOTE: "Today" and "tonight" refer to Friday, July 18. A community sing-along and campfire, a tour of solar homes and a children's carnival are among the activities planned on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Port Angeles, WA

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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Related Topix: Marijuana, Sequim, WA, Quilcene, WA, Jefferson County, WA, Port Townsend, WA

Peninsula Daily News

Peninsula firefighters to lend hand in wildfires elsewhere

North Olympic Peninsula firefighters have boots on the ground in the battle against wildfires raging in Eastern Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

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Related Topix: Fire, Washington, Curtis, WA, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Chelan County, WA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KONP 1450 Local News

FD 2 commissioners approve possible service cuts

Clallam County Fire District 2 Commissioners approved widespread reductions in service levels combined with fees for services if the District's proposed levy lid lift fails at the polls in November.

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Related Topix: Fire, Port Angeles, WA

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Peninsula Daily News

Hikes, picnics, music among offerings on Peninsula

NOTE: "Today" and "tonight" refer to Friday, July 11. Hikes, picnics and music are among the activities planned on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA, Port Angeles, WA, Home Gardening, Home

Peninsula Daily News

Deputy credited with saving life of Sequim man

A Sequim man was reported in serious but stable condition early this morning after a Clallam County Sheriff's deputy revived him following his collapse.

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Related Topix: Sequim, WA

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