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  1. Kler installed as Jefferson County commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners installed its first new member since 2006 and its first woman member since 2003 at a meeting Monday. Kathleen Kler, who represents District 3, succeeds two-term Commissioner John Austin, who declined to seek re-election.

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  2. Driver, 22, out of jail after allegedly fleeing scene of wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Peninsula Daily News

    A 22-year-old woman was booked into the Jefferson County jail and released Monday on her own recognizance after the car she was driving failed to negotiate a Sims Way curve, overturned and ejected her passenger. She allegedly then fled the scene on foot and was arrested a short time later by Port Townsend police, according to the State Patrol.

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  3. Port Angeles writer Carver permeates film shown in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Peninsula Daily News

    Screening in Starlight Room "BIRDMAN" IS NOW showing at the Rose Theatre's Starlight Room, the 21-and-older venue upstairs at 237 Taylor St., Port Townsend. Screenings are at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Thursday; then two matinees have been added before the movie leaves the Starlight: at 1 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday.

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  4. Port Townsend City Council to complain about Navy process with Growlers, electronic warfare rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Peninsula Daily News

    The City Council is weighing in on a proposal to increase the number of Navy Growlers originating from Whidbey Island, criticizing the Navy's process and connecting that proposal to electronic warfare testing on the West End. The council Monday night unanimously authorized Mayor David King and Councilwoman Michelle Sandoval to prepare a final version of the letter from a draft presented to the council.

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  5. Jefferson County considers extending pot moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    Jefferson County commissioners were presented with three possible options for its current moratorium on marijuana-related businesses Monday. Department of Community Development Director Carl Smith presented the options at an afternoon workshop session, although the topic was addressed by several people in the public comment session of a morning commissioners' meeting.

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  6. Driver jailed after rollover crash, foot chase in Port TownsendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    A 22-year-old woman was booked into the Jefferson County jail after the car she was driving failed to negotiate a Sims Way curve, overturned and ejected her passenger. She allegedly then fled the scene on foot and was eventually arrested by Port Townsend police, according to the State Patrol.

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  7. Unhooking users from pushers: Black market cuts into Peninsula's legal retail profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    It's tough weaning pot smokers from their dealers. Randy Stark, a manager at The Hidden Bush retail marijuana store at 3230 E. U.S. Highway 101 just east of Port Angeles, said Friday that given current retail prices, illegal pot purveyors have some initial advantage in the market.

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  8. Port Townsend author to talk of elephants, book at Port Angeles gathering TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    How big is an African elephant? "Jabu is one hundred times larger than I am," writes Port Townsend author Cheryl Merrill. "His trunk is larger than I am.

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  9. Mountain View public pool to reopen today with new systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    After a longer than expected closure, the Mountain View Pool was scheduled to open for swimmers at 6 a.m. today. The pool at Mountain View Commons at 1925 Blaine St., which is the only public pool in Port Townsend, was closed Nov. 14 for what was expected to be a one-month period to replace the boiler system but the closure was extended when a pump failed.

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  10. Peninsula Home Fund - Thank You! Thank You! Home Fund hits $256,014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    You can donate to the Peninsula Home Fund by using this coupon. Or you can donate online at WHILE THE BOOKS on the 2014 campaign are about to be finalized, the Peninsula Home Fund itself never closes.

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  11. Eye on Business: This week's meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    Port Angeles Regional Chamber of Commerce - Twice-monthly luncheon meetings are held on the first and third Mondays at noon in the second-floor meeting room of the Red Lion Hotel, 221 N. Lincoln St. This Monday's gathering will serve as the official annual meeting for the membership. Departing board members will be thanked for their participation, and incoming board members and executive committee will be installed for 2015.

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  12. Peninsula Home Fund - For father, daughter, small amount made a big differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    EDITOR'S NOTE - See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the "hand up, not a handout" Peninsula Home Fund This is the final article in a series on how the fund operated in 2014 and who benefits from our readers' generosity.

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  13. Sports Briefs: Port Townsend holding wrestling classes for kids . . . Storm King girls play to drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peninsula Daily News

    Little Kid wrestling classes PORT TOWNSEND - The Port Townsend High School wrestling program's Little Kids wrestling classes begin today. The classes are taught by Port Townsend wrestlers and coaches at the Port Townsend High School wrestling gym in back of the main gym.

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  14. Port Townsend author writes of 'Sacred Success'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Peninsula Daily News

    A spotter's success By Diane Urbani de la Paz Peninsula Daily News PORT TOWNSEND - Suzy Carroll walks the talk in Sacred Success, her friend Barbara Stanny's new book. After close to a decade owning Uptown Nutrition here, Carroll knew she was ready to move on to something new.

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  15. Former luxury hotel in Port Hadlock to become low-income housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Peninsula Daily News

    A luxury hotel closed by the state in 2011 because of unpaid taxes will reopen this spring as the Bayside Hotel, offering low-income housing for East Jefferson County residents. "We will be able to offer the services that people need in order to turn their life around," said John Cantlon, chairman of the board of Bayside Housing and Services, a nonprofit organization formed specifically to transform the property.

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  16. First Fed stock sales to be announced TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Peninsula Daily News

    First Federal officials will make no comment until Tuesday about the results of a first-time stock offering and vote on a proposed conversion from a mutual to stock form of organization. The Port Angeles-based institution offered more than 10.5 million shares of First Federal stock last month.

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  17. Eye on Jefferson: Port Townsend City Council to mull emergency road repairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Port Townsend City Council will discuss approving emergency repair of a road, sending a letter protesting Navy actions and applying for a $2 million grant/loan for the Howard Street Extension when it meets Monday. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. in council chambers at historic City Hall, 540 Water St., Port Townsend.

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  18. Business Briefs: State agency sets Port Angeles workshop on Osha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Department of Labor & Industries is offering a workshop to inform employers about OSHA 300 requirements, called OSHA 300 record keeping. The workshop will be held at the Labor & Industries office, 1605 E. Front St., Suite C, from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, Jan. 15. Register in advance by calling 800-574-2859 or visiting www.lni.wa.gov .

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  19. Loads of events across the North Olympic PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    Peninsula Daily News A Teddy Bear Tea on Lake Crescent, pungent conversation in Port Townsend and a vegetarian potluck in Port Angeles are among the after-Christmas activities offered on the North Olympic Peninsula. PORT TOWNSEND Conversation Cafe PORT TOWNSEND - The weekly Conversation Cafe will be at the Belmont Restaurant, 925 Water St., at 3 p.m. today.

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  20. Sing-along to Handel's "Messiah" in one big hallelujah Sunday in SequimRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    This is a commanding work of art. It is worthy of the grandest museum, maestro Dewey Ehling believes - yet you can step inside it.

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