Port Townsend Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Paddlers making way across Peninsula during canoe journey to arrive in Port Angeles on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Quileute were scheduled to join the 2016 Paddle to Nisqually today, with the Makah entering into the journey on Monday. After an overnight stay at Pillar Point on Tuesday, paddlers will arrive in Port Angeles on Wednesday for a two-day stay with the Lower Elwha Klallam.

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  2. Port Angeles airport gets $300,000 from neighbors for new apronRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Peninsula Daily News

    With help from two area airports, William R. Fairchild International Airport should be able to construct a new apron starting this summer. Fairchild, operated by the Port of Port Angeles, recently received $300,000 in funding from the city of Forks and the Port of Port Townsend.

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  3. Fort Worden State Park to host Olympic Music Festival this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Peninsula Daily News

    For the first time, the Olympic Music Festival - which kicks off this weekend with two performances featuring violinist Sarah Chang - will be hosted at Fort Worden State Park. For the previous 32 seasons, the festival had taken place at a historic Quilcene barn.

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  4. Jefferson County commissioner candidates discuss affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Candidates for the Jefferson County District 1 commissioner seat discussed at a forum how the county could help create affordable housing. "There has been a lot of discussion about affordable housing where the county hasn't been at the table," Kate Dean said at the forum at the Port Townsend Community Center on Wednesday.

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  5. Author to speak Sunday in 'An Evening With Richard Tarnas' in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Quimper Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will host "An Evening With Richard Tarnas" on Sunday. The author will speak from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the church at 2333 San Juan Ave. Admission is by a suggested donation of $10.

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  6. OUTDOORS: Admiralty Inlet opens to chinook fishing SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    LET'S WELCOME MARINE Area 9 to the mark-selective chinook dance floor Saturday is the opening day for retention of hatchery kings, and fishers can also keep a stray sockeye heading for Baker Lake, Lake Washington or bodies of water in between. It's a one-fish limit Just how long anglers will have to fish for chinook in that area is up for debate based on a recent spate of slow catch-and-release fishing in Area 9. But based on anticipated angler pressure and the amount of smaller chinook, some blackmouth and some stunted, heading for Midchannel Bank off Port Townsend should be a sooner rather than later excursion.

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  7. Tall ships in Port Ludlow Marina for the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    The tall ship Lady Washington, the official ship of the state of Washington, and her companion ship, Hawaiian Chieftain, are at the Port Ludlow Marina and will remain until Monday, offering public tours and excursions. Tours are set for noon today and 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at the marina, 1 Gull Drive.

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  8. Flamenco jazz band Skylash to be featured in three performances today in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Skylash will explore the frenzied facets of Flamenco jazz when they perform at noon today at Fort Worden State Park, 200 Battery Way. The free performance, the latest in the Free Fridays at the Fort concert series produced by Centrum, is open to the public.

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  9. Port Townsend Writers' Conference starts Sunday, goes through July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Novelists, playwrights and poets are invited to participate in the 2016 Port Townsend Writers' Conference, taking place Sunday through July 23 at Fort Worden State Park. During the conference, a diverse selection of prose writers and poets read from their work in a series of free public events, with authors reading each evening.

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  10. Hang loose Saturday during Hawaiian-themed fundraiser in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Get a taste of the Aloha State without leaving the North Olympic Peninsula during a benefit luau Saturday. The fundraiser, "Northwind Goes to Hawaii," will be at 7 p.m. at the Northwind Arts Center, 701 Water St. Admission is by a suggested donation of $25 at the door.

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  11. Entertainment Briefs: Sequim Art Jam 2016 set this weekend . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Peninsula Daily News

    Rock Hollow Farm, 505 E. Silberhorn Road, will host ART JAM 2016 today, Saturday and Sunday. The daily event, open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., is free to the public.

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  12. Kilisut Harbor, Mystery Bay shut to recreational shellfish harvestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    Kilisut Harbor, including Mystery Bay, has been closed to recreational shellfish harvesting. The state Department of Health closed the area after shellfish samples were found to contain elevated levels of marine biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish poisoning , reported Michael Dawson of Jefferson County Environmental Health on Wednesday.

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  13. Port Townsend city manager: Howard Street Extension work to begin soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    Work on adding a portion of Howard Street to connect Sims Way and Discovery Road will begin as soon as the contract is awarded, possibly next week, City Manager David Timmons said. "We are ready to go and can begin as soon as the bid is approved," he said.

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  14. OUTDOORS: Summertime and the squidding is a hot choice in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    SUMMERTIME AND THE squidding, while not easy, is an available option for those hungering for some calimari. The squid are around in the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and squid jiggers are catching them off Port Angeles' City Pier in the midnight hour.

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  15. News Briefs: Fire damages residence in Sequim area . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    A fire damaged the bedroom of a Sequim residence, Clallam County Fire District No. 3 officials said.

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  16. Changes envisioned for Port Townsend visitors area in proposed projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Peninsula Daily News

    Drivers traveling in and out of Port Townsend will be greeted by a landscaped visitors area that will orient them to the town if a proposed project comes to fruition. City Manager David Timmons told about 50 people of plans for the area of 2455 Sims Way during a Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce gathering Tuesday.

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  17. Good Wednesday Morning! What's happening on the North Olympic Peninsula? See today's PDN front pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    Today's front page tailored for the PDN's readers in Clallam County. There's more inside that isn't online! ANOTHER NEWSY DAY on the North Olympic Peninsula! Our website, www.peninsuladailynews.com , has the highlights, but the print edition of the Peninsula Daily News has 40 percent more stories and photos.

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  18. Port Angeles airport gets $300,000 from neighbors for new apronRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    With help from two area airports, William R. Fairchild International Airport should be able to construct a new apron starting this summer. Fairchild, operated by the Port of Port Angeles, recently received $300,000 in funding from the city of Forks and the Port of Port Townsend.

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  19. Former Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney Scott Rosekrans takes to the pulpit in Port HadlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    Former Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney Scott Rosekrans once used his oratorial gift to uphold the law. Now, he is using it to save souls.

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  20. Chimacum to celebrate inter-dependence with Saturday partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    This small crossroads community will celebrate this weekend its agricultural diversity and cooperative actions in an event that organizers say could draw more than 1,000 people. The family-friendly event will begin at 5 p.m. Saturday at Finnriver Orchard, 124 Center Road, and will end approximately two hours after dusk when a movie screening ends.

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