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Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Duo to sow bluegrass in Gardiner on Saturday
Peninsula Daily News - Full story available at Peninsula Daily News Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Dia de Muertos dinner, auction slated Saturday in Sequim
Peninsula Daily News - SEQUIM — When Judith Pasco and her traveling friends go somewhere such as Mexico, Europe or Asia, they don't just shop for a few gifts to bring home. Fully enchanted, they choose art, clothing and other treasures for the Dia de Muertos dinner and auction Pasco will co-host at 6 p.m. Saturday.It's a fundraiser for the Mujeres de Maiz Opportunity Foundation, a partnership between people on the North Olympic Peninsula and young women in the Chiapas area of Mexico. 'Gorgeous auction' Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Dinner, dance Saturday night to aid Sequim school bands
Peninsula Daily News - SEQUIM — The Stardust Dance Band is tuned up to shine this Saturday night — for a cause near to the musicians' hearts. 'We had a great rehearsal last night,' bandleader Craig Buhler said last Friday, adding that his 17-piece outfit is ready to play swing and jazz numbers such as 'So in Love,' 'Struttin' with Some Barbecue' and 'Go Daddy-O' at Sequim High School's annual Jazz Dinner Dance. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
Researcher investigates ghosts all over downtown Port Townsend
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — Halloween comes but once a year, but Port Townsend's ghosts are always haunting the downtown area, according to a local paranormal researcher. 'Every time there is an old seaport town, there is a lot of spirit activity,' said Crickett Webster, one of three principals in Red Ball Paranormal Investigations of Port Townsend. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: PT Shorts to call to spirit of Poe on Saturday
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — 'The Raven,' 'The Tell Tale Heart' and 'The Haunted Palace,' all by Edgar Allan Poe, will descend upon the new Northwind Arts Center this Saturday night as the PT Shorts literary reading begins. Admission is free to this 7:30 p.m. program, titled 'Spooky Stories,' at Northwind's new digs, 701 Water St. in the Waterman-Katz building. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Saturday's Port Townsend Gallery Walk to be ‘magic time'
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — 'Magic time' photography. Drums made of Peruvian walnut. Yoga props that serve as functional art: They're all on tap this Saturday during the downtown Gallery Walk from 5:30 p.m. till 8 p.m. Admission is free and refreshments laid out at participating galleries, including: Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Contra dance Saturday to celebrate life of Port Angeles man
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — A special edition of Port Angeles' first-Saturday contra dance is set for Saturday night at the Black Diamond Community Hall, and dancers of all ages and experience levels are encouraged to come. The fifth annual Bob Boardman Memorial Benefit Dance celebrates the life of Robert H. Boardman, the musician, diabetes nurse, avid hiker and musical mentor who died Oct. 16, 2010. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
U.S. Forest Service extends its permit comment period for Navy's electronic warfare training project
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — The U.S. Forest Service will extend the comment period into November over a special-use road permit for the Navy's proposed electronic warfare training project.Dean Millett, district ranger for the Forest Service Pacific District, announced the change Thursday. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Country-bluegrass FarmStrong in Port Townsend on Sunday
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — 'Papa Was a Rolling Stone,' the Temptations' chart-topping song from 1972, might not be the first thing you'd expect from a country-bluegrass band like FarmStrong. But Jim Faddis, he of the high-lonesome voice, had thought about it a long time. 'Let's try this,' he said to the band one night. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Roll into Beethoven with Port Angeles Symphony guest conductor Saturday
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — Talk with Jonathan Pasternack about the music he enjoys, and names bubble up fast: Beethoven, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Neil Young, Led Zeppelin. Then there's the London Symphony Orchestra, a group he led a few years ago. Together, they recorded a CD of Bartok's Miraculous Mandarin Suite and Brahms' Symphony No. 1 at England's Abbey Road Studios. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
State middle-manager levels get pay hikes in past year
Peninsula Daily News - OLYMPIA — Pay for thousands of nonunion state government employees went up in the past year, well before September's ratification of two dozen labor contracts promising the first general wage adjustments for union members in six years.General government agencies quietly gave raises of more than 4 percent last year to 2,151 middle managers. The raises began after the Legislature's formal freeze on pay was lifted effective July 1, 2013. Some staff members of the House and Senate and courts also received them. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Woodworking show set in Port Townsend this Sunday
Peninsula Daily News - PORT TOWNSEND — This weekend's ninth annual Port Townsend Woodworkers Show will display the possibilities of wood as functional art.'We have more craftspeople per square inch in Port Townsend and East Jefferson County than anywhere else in the world,' said Tim Lawson, executive director of the Port Townsend School of Woodworking. 'We have exceptional craftspeople in this area and this event gives them the opportunity to show off their work.' Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
WEEKEND: Holiday fairs, bazaars, dinners on tap on Peninsula
Peninsula Daily News - NOTE: 'Today' and 'tonight' refer to Friday, Oct. 31.It's not all about Halloween this weekend.Holiday fairs and bazaars, harvest dinners and a lecture on historical photography also are among the North Olympic Peninsula's attractions.For more on the Port Angeles Symphony's all-Beethoven concerts Saturday and FarmStrong's concert in Port Townsend, as well as other arts and entertainment news, see Peninsula Spotlight, the weekly entertainment magazine. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 12:00 pm
US okays global response cutters' sale to Pakistan
The Nation - ... lass-reinforced plastic. The principal contractor for the deal would be Westport Shipyards, which is located in Port Angeles, Washington State. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 11:15 am
I Interviewed Raymond Carver's Ghost
The Stranger - ... occasionally frustrating new film Birdman . It's been 26 years since Carver wasted away to nothing in a Port Angeles hospital bed, and his influence seems to have grown with every passing day. I know people who knew Carver when he was alive, but the ... Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 7:06 am
Longtime local winery sold
KONP 1450 Local News - Olympic Cellars, the iconic winery just east of Port Angeles on Highway 101, is undergoing a major change, but it may not be one you immediately notice. One of the founding wineries in Washington State is now under new ownership after Tom and Lisa Martin of Sequim purchased it from Kathy Charlton. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 5:46 am
Carlsborg sewer approval closer
KONP 1450 Local News - (PORT ANGELES) Some final steps in the approval process are still needed for the Carlsborg Sewer Project, but county officials feel that those approvals are close at hand and work on the project could get underway by early 2015. Currently, the ... Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County needs volunteers for various roles
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County has scheduled volunteer orientations in Sequim and Port Angeles in the coming months in an effort to expand its volunteer base.The first volunteer orientation will take place in Sequim at Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church, 925 N. Sequim Ave., from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday.The second session will take place in Port Angeles at the Elwha Klallam Center, 401 E. First St., from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 12:00 am
WEEKEND: Halloween hits streets of Peninsula today
Peninsula Daily News - NOTE: 'Today' and 'tonight' refer to Friday, Oct. 31.Children decked out as their favorite characters and their parents, as well as other adults, can enjoy a multitude of trick-or-treating and haunted houses on the North Olympic Peninsula this Halloween weekend.Here's what's available.PORT ANGELESDowntown treats Read more...
Friday, October 31, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Festival of Trees tickets to go on sale Saturday (and go early for Teddy Bear Tea passes!)
Peninsula Daily News - PORT ANGELES — Come Saturday, the race will be on to get tickets to the Festival of Trees' Teddy Bear Tea, the festival's gala dinner and dance and other attractions scheduled during the three-day fundraiser Nov. 28-30.The 24th annual Festival of Trees will benefit the Olympic Medical Center Foundation (which raises money for Olympic Medical Center in Port Angeles and Sequim) and the Port Angeles Exchange Club. Read more...



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