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  1. Chetzemoka runs aground at Coupeville ferry terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... 3.3 knot (3.75 mph) currents during the approach into Keystone Harbor to complete the 5:15 p.m. sailing from Port Townsend. At approximately 10 p.m., divers arrived at the Coupeville ferry terminal to conduct a full hull inspection while it was ...

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  2. Cruise company cancels stops in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Olympian

    ... on this." The Grand Puget Sound tour, which starts and ends in Seattle, includes stops in Tacoma, Poulsbo, Port Townsend, Port Angeles, Victoria, British Columbia, and the San Juan Islands, according to the company's website. Tickets start at about ...

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  3. In loving remembrance of Barbara BaileyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 14 | Seattle Gay News

    ... huge party, a fantastic celebration at Chevy Chase Beach Cabins, her family's long-time home and enterprise in Port Townsend. There was live music, champagne forever, and a big crowd of people who admired and adored her. Anyone who knew Barb knew ...

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  4. Our Critics' Film Picks for FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | The Stranger

    ... that is the Cinerama. The last few days will include screenings of 2001: A Space Odyssey and Vertigo . Port Townsend Film Festival Veteran actor Danny Glover and world-class filmmakers Charles Burnett and Jane Campion will be the special guests at ...

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  5. Canadian wins Best of Show award at AQS Fall QuiltWeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... the classic story of the Frog Prince. She also won a cash prize of $11,000. Caryl Bryer Fallert-Gentry, of Port Townsend, Washington, won the Baby Lock USA First Place Overall Award, along with $10,000, for her "ARCHES" quilt. "We have winners from ...

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  6. Officials investigate ferry grounding at Washington terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The Columbian

    ... the most challenging landing in the system with "zero room" for something to go wrong. Ferry service for the Port Townsend/Coupeville route was halted for several hours after the "soft grounding" of the Salish. Soft grounding means the vessel was ...

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  7. Artist designs 'whale lanterns' as intersection of interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... a native of the Pacific Northwest who has been surrounded by art and science all his life. He grew up in Port Townsend, Washington, which he called a "small arty town" along the ocean near Seattle. Exposed to visual arts from a young age in a town ...

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  8. Officials investigate ferry grounding at Washington terminalRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the most challenging landing in the system with "zero room" for something to go wrong. Ferry service for the Port Townsend/Coupeville route was halted for several hours after the "soft grounding" of the Salish. Soft grounding means the vessel was ...

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  9. Land Ho!: Ferry runs aground at Washington port - Mon, 10 Sep 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the most challenging landing in the system with "zero room" for something to go wrong. Ferry service for the Port Townsend/Coupeville route was halted for several hours after the "soft grounding" of the Salish. Soft grounding means the vessel was ...

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  10. Port Townsend shelter sees increase of older clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | The Columbian

    The Peninsula Daily News reports the Jefferson County shelter at the American Legion Hall has been at capacity since opening in May. It closes for the season at the end of October. Kathy Morgan, housing and community development director of the Olympic Community Action Programs, says more people over the age of 65 are seeking services from the shelter this year.

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  11. Port Townsend police investigate late-night stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. - Police are asking the public for help in finding the person who stabbed a 28-year-old man in the arm and stomach ...

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  12. A fascinating inside look at a marine design - three decades agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Composites Technology

    ... Incognito is a composite catamaran that was fabricated by Gougeon Manufacturing in 1990. Russell Brown of Port Townsend, WA raced the 28-year-old vessel, a G32, single-handedly in the grueling R2AK (Race to Alaska). In the qualifying leg from Port ...

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  13. The cider craze is reviving the commercial market for these rare fruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | Sierra

    ... to modern times as a canning apple. $12 for 750 ml, aeppeltreow.com The crafters of ALPENFIRE CIDER maximize Port Townsend, Washington's temperate seaside climate to grow bittersweet and bitter-sharp apples for an earthy flavor. Recently, they added ...

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  14. Nomadic Tempest Is Like Captain Planet With Aerialists. Which Is a Shame.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 31 | The Stranger

    ... the shipboard theater performance about climate change currently sailing the Salish Sea (next up: Everett and Port Townsend ), violated it in the first 20 minutes. Nomadic Tempest is a 75-minute, one-act show about four monarch butterflies ...

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  15. Reinventing Yourself: How a Traditional Wooden Boat-Building School...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Sea Magazine

    ... to take a good, hard look at its curriculum. The 37-year-old school had made a name for itself in the local Port Townsend, Wash., community for graduating bright, competent students, but the focus on building just wooden boats was limited in a ...

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  16. Ten Mile Creek Ranch sold: Conservation group purchased land - Thu, 30 Aug 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... fish and wildlife, and the outcome will be positive across the board." The property was owned by Rick Rupp of Port Townsend, Wash., and Tucson, Ariz. He purchased the ranch with a friend in 2006 with the intention of making it a steelhead fishing ...

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  17. Group buys Idaho ranch to protect bighorn sheep habitatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Ranch near Lewiston last week, the Lewiston Tribune reported . The property, which was owned by Rick Rupp of Port Townsend, Washington, and Tucson, Arizona, includes a 5,000-square-foot (465-square-meter) primary residence, a 2,000-square-foot ...

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  18. Mesmerizing circus ship show docks at Port of Everett on Labor Day weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Mukilteo Tribune

    ... available at www.caravanstage.org The 2018 season concludes with four 8:30 p.m. performances Sept. 12 - 15 in Port Townsend.

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  19. Hitting the road? Plan ahead for Labor Day travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | My Edmonds

    ... are strongly recommended for the Anacortes/San Juan Islands; Anacortes/Sidney, British Columbia; and Port Townsend/Coupeville ferry routes. Travelers planning to avoid highway congestion by traveling via train, personal aircraft or transit also ...

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  20. Jean Barton: Tour continues in the San Juan IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... You are not to harass the orca whales, since they are small in numbers, so we were not close. We were down by Port Townsend when the 7 or 9 orcas were spotted, and as we turned north to return to Friday Harbor, the whales were chasing in the same ...

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