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  1. Clallam approves three-year contract with hearing examinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Peninsula Daily News

    Clallam County has inked a three-year contract with its newest hearing examiner. County commissioners voted 3-0 Tuesday to approve a personal services agreement with Sound Law Center for the services of Andrew Reeves.

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  2. Jefferson Healthcare hospital to offer expanded women's services,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    EDITOR'S NOTE: The phone number for accessing expanded women's health services has been corrected. It is 360-344-1000.

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  3. Jazz trio set for free Saturday show in SequimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Ted Brancato Trio will perform jazz standards and original music during a free concert set to take place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Wind Rose Cellars, 143 W. Washington St. Jazz pianist Ted Brancato - accompanied by musicians Dirk Anderson on bass and Tom Svornich on drums - will perform several compositions composed by Brancato throughout the past several months. These recent songs were inspired by the beauty of living in a cabin on Dabob Bay in Quilcene with his wife Mary Sue, Brancato said.

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  4. David G. Sellars' on the Waterfront Column: Coast Guard patrols ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Western Flyer was one of the main attractions of last year's Wooden Boat Festival. It will be available for a tour Saturday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Port Townsend.

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  5. Eye on Jefferson: Commissioners discuss change in tax refunds deadline in some casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners will discuss Monday extending the period for allowable tax refunds in some circumstances. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

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  6. News Briefs: Gardening talk set today in Sequim . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    "Gardening with Worm Tea" will be offered at Nash's Farm Store, 4681 Sequim-Dungeness Way, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. today. The free class is open to the public.

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  7. End of an era: Port Townsend pair giving up reins on Victorian FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    When Nathan Barnett and Cindy Madsen took over management of the Port Townsend Victorian Festival four years ago, they said they sought to inject some raw-edged realism into an event that had a stodgy reputation as a place for "pinky-out tea drinkers." After this year's festival, they plan to move on and make way for someone else to take over the 20-year-old celebration.

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  8. News Briefs: Funeral of Quinault elder, founder of Paddle to Seattle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The funeral for Emmett Oliver, founder of the 1989 Paddle to Seattle and oldest member of the Quinault Nation, was Saturday. Oliver died Monday at the age of 102.

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  9. Meet artists, enjoy music and peruse artwork during Second Weekend Art Walk in Port AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Local artists will be on hand to meet the public while live music resonates through the air this weekend during the Second Weekend Art Event in downtown Port Angeles. The monthly event was founded about 10 years ago by the Port Angeles Arts Council as a coalition of downtown Port Angeles businesses and art galleries to bring attention to the culture and variety offered there, organizers say.

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  10. PT PlayFest 20 to feature works of one-act competition winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The first weekend of PT PlayFest 20 is featuring premieres of plays by the winning playwrights of the 2015 Port Townsend Arts Commission's One-Act Play Competition. During the Locals' Weekend, five plays - by Christopher Clow, Doug Given, D.D. Wigley, Judith Glass Collins and new playwright Hewitt Brooks - will be performed.

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  11. News Briefs: Academy Awards party planned Sunday in Port Townsend . . . and other itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The Port Townsend Film Festival is hosting its 12th annual Academy Awards fundraiser from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. The party will be at the Northwest Maritime Center, 431 Water St., Port Townsend.

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  12. Michele D'Amour and the Love Dealers to play for Valentine's Day at Coyle venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Michele D'Amour and the Love Dealers will perform Valentine's Day as part of the Concerts in the Woods series at the Laurel B. Johnson Community Center, 923 Hazel Point Road. "We have a change of pace for this show, and we're bringing in a high-energy blues band," said Norman Johnson, founder of the Coyle Concert Series.

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  13. Entertainment Briefs: Heatherton Gallery anniversary to be marked...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    It will be hopping at Heatherton Gallery tonight as local artists mingle to the sounds of smooth jazz in celebration of the business's third anniversary. The event is held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 115 E. Railroad Ave. Dance to the Blue Skyz Quartet, peruse the eclectic art works of more than 48 local and regional artists, and enjoy a lavish buffet-style potluck and cake.

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  14. State Senate votes to oust transportation secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    The state Senate has rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson, ousting her from the job she has held since shortly after Gov. Jay Inslee took office in 2012. The rare move was taken by the Senate on Friday as majority Republicans and a Democrat who caucuses with them voted 25-21 to not confirm her appointment.

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  15. New record show joining Port Townsend festival calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Organizers of the inaugural Port Townsend Record Show are hoping to make it an annual event, joining the local festival landscape along with such events as Strange Brewfest. "I'd like to do this every year, on the first Saturday in March," said Jim Overly, who with Quimper Sound co-owner Mark Hering is organizing the event.

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  16. New record show joining Port Townsend festival calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Organizers of the inaugural Port Townsend Record Show are hoping to make it an annual event, joining the local festival landscape along with such events as Strange Brewfest. "I'd like to do this every year, on the first Saturday in March," said Jim Overly, who with Quimper Sound co-owner Mark Hering is organizing the event.

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  17. David Sellars' on the Waterfront Column: New boat, Seattle show launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    A patrol boat built by Lee Shore Boats for the state Department of Fish and Wildlife is shown launching off the boat ramp at Ediz Hook in Port Angeles last week. PLATYPUS MARINE, THE full-service shipyard, yacht-repair facility and steel-boat manufacturer on Marine Drive in Port Angeles, launched Afterglow on Friday afternoon.

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  18. Three who served in North Olympic Peninsula churches on list of child sex abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Three priests who served in North Olympic Peninsula churches in the 1980s were among those on a list just released by the Archdiocese of Seattle of 77 child sex abusers who served or lived in Western Washington over the past several decades. Two of the Peninsula priests - James McGreal and Paul Conn - were said in 2004 to have been responsible for more than one-third of the 153 sexual abuse allegations reported to the Seattle Archdiocese between 1950 and 2002.

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  19. Three who served in North Olympic Peninsula churches on list of child sex abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    Three priests who served in North Olympic Peninsula churches in the 1980s were among those on a list just released by the Archdiocese of Seattle of 77 child sex abusers who served or lived in Western Washington over the past several decades. Two of the Peninsula priests - James McGreal and Paul Conn - were said in 2004 to have been responsible for more than one-third of the 153 sexual abuse allegations reported to the Seattle Archdiocese between 1950 and 2002.

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  20. Peace walk from Port Hadlock to Port Townsend a reminder of Dr. King's legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Peninsula Daily News

    A 13.5-mile Peace Walk is meant to honor Martin Luther King Jr. on the actual date of his birth, according to an organizer. "This will not be a mass event," said Douglas Milholland, who expects at least a dozen people to participate in the first Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk, scheduled today.

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