A mated pair of purple martins sit outside one of the 16 nest boxes Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society members have installed on the old piers left behind from the Dungeness Dock near 3 Crabs. Purple martins are the largest of the shallow species, just slightly smaller than the American robin.  - Photo by Dow Lambert

Finding ways to bring back the purple martin

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Aug 31, 2015 at 3:29PM

Local birders note a record season with 65 fledged birds


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Playfield parking talks resume

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Aug 28, 2015 at 8:24AM

City councilors seek solutions with playfield advocates

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For these daughters, the fair is a family affair | Kitsap County Fair

  • Aug 22, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Aug 27, 2015 at 5:17PM

The Kitsap County Fair is coming, and Cassie O’Hara and Diana Pheasant are excited to make this years the most special yet.

Clallam tagged a ‘Primary Natural Disaster Area’

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 2:19PM

Designation opens opportunity for farmers to get emergency loans

Piping progress: Permitting under way for Carlsborg sewer system

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 2:07PM

Efforts to run a pipeline beneath the U.S. Highway 101 Dungeness River bridge between Sequim and Carlsborg are in motion.

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