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Port Hadlock project is years away from being operational By Charlie Bermant Peninsula Daily News
PORT HADLOCK — Jefferson County’s current sale of $3.15 million in limited tax general obligation bonds could jump-start the local economy as it finances the first step in the construction of a sewer system in Port Hadlock. The money raised will be used for planning and land acquisition for the proposed sewer system, which has a projected cost of around $28 million, according to County Administrator Philip Morley. About $2.27 million of the total will be used for the sewer project, while $880,000 will go toward the construction of a new 9-1-1 facility. While it will be several years before the sewer system will be operational, any action that brings the project closer to fruition is a good thing, according to a local businessman.
“It will give us an opportunity for us to have new businesses here, but also will provide us with affordable housing since you now need to have such a huge drainfield in order to build anything new.”
Chuck Russell Valley Tavern owner
“I’ve been waiting for this to get done for 25 years,” said Valley Tavern owner Chuck Russell. “It will give us an opportunity for us to have new businesses here, but also will provide us with affordable housing since you now need to have such a huge drainfield in order to build anything new.” Turn
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OLYMPIA — A familiar face to North Olympic Peninsula voters as well as the state Legislature peered from the other side of the dais Tuesday. Retired Rep. Lynn Kessler, the former House majority leader who represented the district that included the North Kessler Olympic Peninsula, was a vocal critic of legislation that would impose a mandatory fee to visit Washington’s 119 state parks. “We have to find another way,” said Kessler at a House Ways and Means Committee hearing on HB 1796 at the state Capitol. “This is going to exclude more people from our parks than ever before in the history of our state.” Ironically, the bill was introduced by Kessler’s former 24th Legislative District seat mate, Rep. Kevin Van De Wege, D-Sequim, who sees the fee schedule as a way to maintain state parks and millions of acres of public lands amid a $4.6 billion state budget deficit. The Ways and Means Com-
Peg Brewer’s front yard got some pizzazz when she commissioned a chain saw artist to turn a tree stump into a ladybug.
Stump transformed into ladybug after windstorm By Charlie Bermant
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“This is going to exclude more people from our parks than ever before in the history of our state.”
Lynn Kessler former House majority leader
mittee took up HB 1796, which would require the purchase of a $30 annual vehicle pass or a $10 single-day pass to enter state recreation sites.
$30 annual pass Most of the initial proceeds would be deposited in a special state parks fund, while the rest would be divided between the state Department of Natural Resources and the Department of Fish & Wildlife, according to Van De Wege’s bill. Those departments own or manage more than 6.6 million acres of public land. Among them are such North Olympic Peninsula attractions as Fort Worden, Fort Flagler, Fort Townsend, Sequim Bay and Bogachiel state parks. Others are Dosewallips, Shine Tidelands, Mystery Bay and Anderson Lake state parks — and possibly the state’s smallest park, the historic Victorian Rothschild House, managed by the Jefferson County Historical Society in Port Townsend. Turn
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PORT TOWNSEND — A series of recent windstorms knocked down several trees in Peg Brewer’s front yard, leaving a large stump from the largest. Brewer wanted do something special, and she remembered seeing a truck driving around town advertising chain saw art. Brewer, 85, wrote down the phone number on the side of the
truck the next time she saw it. The phone call summoned chain-saw artist Steve Backus of Whidbey Island. He met Brewer, saw the stump and decided that the most fitting object was . . . a ladybug. “I didn’t want a bear,” Brewer said. “I liked the idea of a ladybug, although a real ladybug has a black head.” The carved version has a var-
nished head, which makes the black eyes easier to see. While Backus supervised the job, his daughter, Chelsey, 21, did most of the sculpting in what was her first commissioned work. “This young lady is a thirdgeneration chain-saw artist because the business was started by her grandmother,” Brewer said. “I was happy that I could help her to start her career.”
Quilcene finishing do-it-yourself community improvement talks Culminating ‘conversation’ is scheduled for Saturday
The groups will then combine and examine exactly what they hope to accomplish, settling on a few projects that will be worked on by the entire community and can be finished within a year. The process was the idea of former interim By Charlie Bermant Sequim city manager and Quilcene resident Linda Peninsula Daily News Herzog to bridge the gap between what the uninQUILCENE — A do-it-yourself community corporated town needs and what the government is improvement project will culminate Saturday as providing. participants in a series of smaller meetings will gather to decide which projects should be addressed ‘Former glory’ by the community at-large. “Quilcene is a wonderful place, and we are lookThe final “Quilcene Conversation” will take ing to bring it back to its former glory without place from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Quilcene Comchanging the nature of the town,” Herzog said. munity Center, 294952 U.S. Highway 101. “There are people whose families have been The town’s self-improvement process began just after Thanksgiving, with the first small-group here for generations and those of us who have only been here a few years, but we all have skills we can meeting in a private home. Options for bringing the town back to its former share to accomplish these tasks.” Herzog said about 100 people have participated glory were discussed. in previous conversations. All three Jefferson County commissioners indiFour categories cated they would attend the meeting as observers Ten such meetings have since occurred, using but will not participate. an informal setting to discuss options falling into “Quilcene was once a booming place, but it has four categories: gone downhill in the last 15 or 20 years,” Herzog Opening (or reopening) businesses, supporting said. schools with service and reaction, making the town “All it needs is a little energy and effort to more attractive to visitors passing through and restore it to its former glory.” implementing the beautification projects. ________ On Saturday, each topic will be assigned to a corner of the room, where it will be discussed in Jefferson County Reporter Charlie Bermant can be reached at 360-385-2335 or firstname.lastname@example.org. detail, and projects will be prioritized.
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Jackson-tied lawyer: I’ll be on defense A LAWYER WHO worked for celebrity attorney Mark Geragos during his representation of Michael Jackson said Tuesday he wants to join the defense team representing Jackson’s doctor on an involuntary manslaughter charge. The move by attorney Nareg Gourjian raised the possibility of a conflict of interest. Murray Superior Court Judge Michael Pastor said loyalty to a former client, even one who is dead, is part of the rules that must be obeyed by all attorneys. Dr. Conrad Murray, who was Jackson’s personal physician at the time of his death, is accused of negligence in giving him the powerful anesthetic propofol and other sedatives listed as the cause of death in the pop star’s autopsy. Murray has pleaded not guilty. He did not attend
Tuesday’s hearing Geragos represented Jackson on child molestation allegations from 2003 to 2005 but left the case before the trial in which Jackson was acquitted. Gourjian, who appeared in court with Murray’s lawyers, said he was a new attorney when he was hired by Geragos and did little on the Jackson case. The judge set a hearing for Feb. 24 on the issue.
Neil could have faced up to six months in jail if convicted. Las Vegas police said he was stopped in his black Lamborghini sports car June 27 after leaving the Las Vegas Hilton resort.
Heart trouble is keeping Elizabeth Taylor hospitalized in Los Angeles, but her publicist said the 78-year-old actress is OK and has been visiting with Neil starts sentence family and friends. Motley Crue singer Taylor Vince Neil has begun publicist serving a 15-day jail senSally Mortence for his drunken driv- rison said ing conviction in Las Vegas. Tuesday Las that the Vegas police “Butterfield said the 8” and 50-year-old “Who’s Taylor rocker Afraid of arrived at Virginia Woolf” Oscar winthe Clark ner is comfortable at County Cedars-Sinai Medical CenDetention ter. Taylor was taken there Neil Center at last week to be treated for about 10:15 a.m. Tuesday. symptoms of congestive He was being housed sepa- heart failure, a condition rately from other inmates. she disclosed in November Neil pleaded guilty in 2004. January to driving drunk Morrison described Taylast summer near the Las lor as stable, saying she Vegas Strip. He was senwill likely remain hospitalized a few more days. The tenced to 15 days in jail publicist said doctors want and 15 days on house to continue running tests arrest under a plea deal that spared him a trial. He and “be really, really sure before they let her go.” was also fined $585.
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CECIL KAISER, 94, a diminutive left-hander who made $700 a month at the height of his Negro Leagues pitching career in the 1940s, died Monday. His son, Tyrone, said Mr. Kaiser died following a fall at his home in Southfield, Mich. “He fell, Mr. Kaiser was rushed in 2008 to the hospital, and his heart stopped,” said Tyrone Kaiser, who remembered his father as a lifelong baseball fan who talked about the game “all the time.” Mr. Kaiser grew up a Yankees fan in New York. With his path to the majors blocked by segregation, the 5-foot-6, 165-pounder played outfield with some traveling sandlot teams, eventually rising to prominent roles with the Pittsburgh Crawfords and Homestead Grays. According to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, Mr. Kaiser first appeared with the Crawfords as an
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outfielder, but when the team’s pitching staff suffered a series of injuries, manager “Candy Jim” Taylor sent Kaiser to the mound. A reluctant Kaiser responded by hurling a complete-game victory over the Cincinnati Clowns. Despite his size, Kaiser was known as a strikeout pitcher who effectively mixed in a good fastball with an assortment of offspeed pitches. He was nicknamed “Minute Man” because it took him but a minute to strike out batters.
__________ DAVID F. FRIEDMAN, 87, the B-movie producer of the 1960s and ‘70s who turned out the cult classic “Blood Feast,” died Monday, his niece said. Bridgett Everett said her uncle died of heart failure at a nursing home in Anniston, Ala. Mr. Friedman worked with director Herschell Gordon Lewis to create 1963’s “Blood Feast,” a
roughly acted film that depicted the dismemberment of attractive women. The film is considered one of the first of the socalled “gore” movies, said Mike Vraney, owner of Something Weird Video in Seattle. “Blood Feast” cost a paltry $24,500 to make — and netted a $6.5 million profit, Everett said. Some of Mr. Friedman’s adult-oriented B-movies, such as “Goldilocks and the Three Bares,” were shot in nudist colonies. Others combined sexual themes with horror and crime, including “The Adult Version of Jekyll and Hide” and “The Defilers.” “He was bigger than life,” Vraney said. “He could drink like a fish and he smoked giant cigars.”
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1936 (75 years ago) Recreational development in Olympic National Forest was the principal topic of discussion today as a three-day meeting of U.S. Forest Service officers neared conclusion at the Lee Hotel in Port Angeles. F.W. Cleator, regional recreation engineer and planner from the Portland, Ore., office of the Forest Service, and J.R. Bruckart, Olympic National Forest supervisor, held preliminary discussion about the Deer Park-Salal Ridge recreation area. But neither official had any public announcement to make on a development program in this area, including the proposed linking of the Deer Park and Salal Ridge [Hurricane Ridge] roads.
through the First-Lincoln intersection, smashed a light pole and fire alarm box and crashed to a stop in Paul Deines’ Camera Center store. The truck was demolished and the driver, a Sequim man, was treated and released at Olympic Memorial Hospital. The crash caused about $1,000 damage to the building; about $500 worth of cameras in the store window were smashed.
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The possible shipment of nuclear fuel rods through the Strait of Juan de Fuca is drawing opposition from some local government officials. Clallam County commissioners recently passed a resolution asking the fed1961 (50 years ago) eral government to get A loaded pulp wood more information on safety truck ran through Port and other issues before Angeles’ busiest intersecsuch passage, and the tion Saturday afternoon and smashed into the Elks Sequim City Council has voted unanimously against building. any such shipments. City police said the Information from truck was approaching Linnuclear opponents is being coln Street on East First sent to the Port Townsend Street when its brakes failed coming down the hill. City Council and Jefferson The truck hurtled County commissioners.
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TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, Feb. 16, the 47th day of 2011. There are 318 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: ■ On Feb. 16, 1968, the nation’s first 9-1-1 emergency telephone system was inaugurated in Haleyville, Ala. On this date: ■ In 1804, Lt. Stephen Decatur led a successful raid into Tripoli Harbor to burn the U.S. Navy frigate Philadelphia, which had fallen into the hands of pirates. ■ In 1862, during the Civil War, some 14,000 Confederate soldiers surrendered at Fort Donelson, Tenn.; Union Gen. Ulysses S. Grant’s victory earned him the nickname “Unconditional Surrender Grant.”
■ In 1868, the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks was organized in New York City. ■ In 1923, the burial chamber of King Tutankhamen’s recently unearthed tomb was unsealed in Egypt by English archaeologist Howard Carter. ■ In 1945, American troops landed on the island of Corregidor in the Philippines during World War II. ■ In 1959, Fidel Castro became premier of Cuba a month and a half after the overthrow of Fulgencio Batista. ■ In 1960, the nuclear-powered radar picket submarine USS Triton departed New London, Conn., on the first submerged circumnavigation by a vessel. ■ In 1961, the United States
launched the Explorer 9 satellite. ■ In 1977, Janani Luwum, the Anglican archbishop of Uganda, and two other men were killed in what Ugandan authorities said was an automobile accident. ■ In 1998, a China Airlines Airbus A300-600R trying to land in fog near Taipei, Taiwan, crashed, killing all 196 people onboard. ■ Ten years ago: The United States and Britain staged air strikes against radar stations and air defense command centers in Iraq. Dr. William H. Masters, who with his partner and later wife, Virginia Johnson, pioneered research in the field of human sexuality, died in Tucson, Ariz., at age 85. ■ Five years ago: The U.S. Army said goodbye to its last
Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, handing over equipment from the MASH unit to doctors and nurses in Pakistan, the scene of an October 2005 earthquake. President George W. Bush said he was satisfied with Vice President Dick Cheney’s explanation about his shooting accident while hunting; Texas authorities said they had closed their investigation without filing any charges. ■ One year ago: Officials reported the capture of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Afghan Taliban’s No. 2 commander, by a joint CIA and Pakistani team. President Barack Obama announced more than $8 billion in new federal loan guarantees to build two nuclear reactors in Georgia.
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Briefly: Nation Dalai Lama’s nephew killed at walk for Tibet PALM COAST, Fla. — The Dalai Lama’s nephew was smiling, radiating energy as he tackled the first leg of a 300-mile walk to promote Tibet’s independence from China. He insisted on finishing the last two miles on his own, even as darkness fell. “For the cause,” Jigme K. Norbu said, as he had on so many simi- Norbu lar journeys before. Norbu was alone on a dark coastal highway Monday when he was struck and killed by an SUV. He was headed south in the same direction as traffic, following a white line along the side of the road, according to the Highway Patrol. The impact crumpled the vehicle’s hood and shattered the front windshield. Authorities said it appeared to be an accident and that the driver swerved but couldn’t avoid Norbu. The Highway Patrol was still investigating but didn’t expect any charges.
Food cost ‘dangerous’ ST. LOUIS — Global food prices have hit “dangerous levels” that could contribute to political instability, push millions of people into poverty and raise the cost of groceries, according to a new report from
the World Bank. The bank released a report Tuesday that said global food prices have jumped 29 percent in the past year and are just 3 percent below the all-time peak hit in 2008. Bank President Robert Zoellick said the rising prices have hit people hardest in the developing world because they spend as much as half their income on food.
Reporter recovering NEW YORK — CBS News correspondent Lara Logan was recovering in a U.S. hospital Tuesday from a sexual attack and beating she sustained while reporting on the tumultuous events in Cairo. Logan was in the city’s Tahrir Square on Friday after Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak stepped down when she, her team and their security “were surrounded by a dangerous element amidst the celebration,” CBS said in a statement Tuesday. The network described a mob of more than 200 people “whipped into a frenzy.” Separated from her crew in the crush of the violent pack, she suffered what CBS called “a brutal and sustained sexual assault and beating.” She was saved by a group of women and an estimated 20 Egyptian soldiers, the network said. She reconnected with the CBS team and returned to the U.S. on Saturday. The attack on Logan, CBS News’ chief foreign affairs correspondent, was one of at least 140 others suffered by reporters covering the unrest in Egypt since Jan. 30. The Associated Press
Briefly: World 1 immigration agent killed, 1 hurt in Mexico
17-year-old Moroccan girl for sex and then used his influence to cover it up — an offense MEXICO CITY — A U.S. that, if Immigration and Customs proven, could Enforcement agent was killed see him and another wounded while Berlusconi barred perdriving through northern Mexmanently from public office. ico Tuesday. Berlusconi has called the It was a rare attack on allegations “groundless” and disAmerican officials in this counmissed the case as a “farce,” try that is fighting powerful accusing prosecutors of seeking drug cartels. Homeland Security Secretary to oust him from power. The trial is set to begin Janet Napolitano said one agent April 6. was critically wounded in the attack and died from his injuries. The second agent was shot Bahrain square taken in the arm and leg and remains DUBAI, United Arab Emirin stable condition. ates — Thousands of protesters ICE Director John Morton took over a main square in Bahlate Tuesday identified the slain rain’s capital Tuesday — carting agent as Jaime Zapata, who was in tents and raising banners — on assignment from the office in in a bold attempt to copy Laredo, Texas, where he served Egypt’s uprising and force highon the Human Smuggling and level changes in one of WashingTrafficking Unit as well as the ton’s key allies in the Gulf. Border Enforcement Security The move by demonstrators Task Force. capped two days of clashes The injured agent was not across the tiny island kingdom identified. that left at least two people U.S. and Mexican officials dead, parliament in limbo by an said they were working closely opposition boycott and the king together to investigate the making a rare address on shooting and find those respon- national television to offer consible. dolences for the bloodshed. They did not give a motive Security forces — apparently for the attack. under orders to hold back — watched from the sidelines as Berlusconi to trial protesters chanted slogans mocking the nation’s ruling MILAN — His penchant for beautiful young women has cost sheiks and called for sweeping political reforms and an end to him his wife and now may cost the monarchy’s grip on key deciSilvio Berlusconi what he chersions and government posts. ishes most: power. Bahrain is home to the U.S. The 74-year-old Italian preNavy’s 5th Fleet. mier was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on charges he paid a The Associated Press
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Krystal Smith competes en route to winning the 2011 U.S. Best Bagger National Championship at the Mirage hotel in Las Vegas on Monday. She beat 21 competitors by filling three grocery bags in 38 seconds, also earning points for technique, weight distribution, style, attitude and appearance. The victory earned a $10,000 prize. Smith, 24, has worked for eight years at Hannaford Supermarket in Burlington, Vt.
Sexual abuse victims sue for military change By Kimberly Hefling The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — More than a dozen U.S. veterans who say they were raped or assaulted by comrades filed a class-action suit in federal court Tuesday attempting to force the Pentagon to change how it handles such cases. The current and former service members — 15 women and two men — describe circumstances in which servicemen allegedly got away with rape and other sexual abuse while their victims were ordered to continue to serve with them. The suit names Defense Secretary Robert Gates and his predecessor, Donald H. Rumsfeld. The plaintiffs say individual commanders have too much say in how allegations are handled and that they want reforms in the system. The alleged attackers in the lawsuit include an Army criminal investigator and an Army National Guard commander. The alleged abuse ranges from
obscene verbal abuse to gang rape. In one incident, an Army Reservist said two male colleagues raped her in Iraq and videotaped the attack. She complained to authorities after the men circulated the video to colleagues.
Charges weren’t filed Despite being bruised from her shoulders to elbows from being held down, she said charges weren’t filed because the commander determined she “did not act like a rape victim” and “did not struggle enough,” and authorities said they didn’t want to delay the scheduled return of the alleged attackers to the United States. “The problem of rape in the military is not only service members getting raped, but it’s the entire way that the military as a whole is dealing with it,” said Panayiota Bertzikis, who is a plaintiff in the lawsuit and claims she was raped in 2006.
“From survivors having to be involuntarily discharged from service, the constant verbal abuse, once a survivor does come forward, your entire unit is known to turn their back on you. “The entire culture needs to be changed.” Although The Associated Press normally does not identify the victims of sexual assault, the plaintiffs in the lawsuit have publicly discussed the cases. Pentagon spokesman Geoff Morrell said in a statement that sexual assault is a wider societal problem and that Gates has been working to ensure the military is doing all it can to prevent and respond to it. The military had already planned to roll out a new hot line victims can call in April, said Pentagon spokeswoman Cynthia O. Smith. It has another initiative that encourages service members to help those who are assaulted or raped.
House Republicans pushing $61 billion in cuts to budget The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — On a collision course over spending, House Republicans advanced a sweeping $61 billion package of budget reductions Tuesday despite a veto threat and a warning from President Barack Obama against cuts “that could endanger the recovery.” Congressional Democrats said the Republican cuts would reduce U.S. employment rather than add to it and leapt to criticize when House Speaker John Boehner said “so be it” if federal government jobs are lost. Spending legislation must be signed into law by March 4 to prevent a government shutdown that neither side says it wants. The GOP bill, separate from the 2012 budget Obama unveiled
Monday, covers spending for the fiscal year that ends Sept. 30. The current legislation would affect domestic programs ranging from education and science to agriculture and parks, and it marks the first significant attack on federal deficits by Republicans elected last fall with the support of tea party activists. Passage is likely by week’s end in the House, but a frosty reception is expected later in the Democratic-controlled Senate. For all the maneuvering, the measure is merely a first round in what looms as a politically defining struggle that will soon expand to encompass Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid, the large government programs that provide benefits directly to tens of millions.
“We know we can’t balance this budget simply by reducing nonsecurity, nondefense spending,” said Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, referring to the 359-page bill that would cut $61 billion from domestic programs. “But as the saying goes, the journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This is that first step.” The measure is sweeping in its scope, cutting spending from literally hundreds of domestic budget accounts and eliminating many others. In contrast to cuts for many agencies, the Pentagon would get an increase from current levels, and the House rejected a handful of efforts to scale it back. In a reflection of tea party priorities, earmarks are banned in the bill.
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Nation: Senate votes for extension of Patriot Act
Nation: Foreign agencies test U.S. defense networks
Nation: Internet curbs must not last, Clinton says
World: China says take smoking off the screen
THE SENATE ON Tuesday voted to extend for 90 days the legal life of three post-Sept. 11 terrorism-fighting measures, including the use of roving wiretaps, that are set to expire at the end of the month. The short-term extension gives lawmakers a chance to review the measures that critics from both the right and left say are unconstitutional infringements on personal liberties. The Senate voted 86-12 a day after the House agreed to extend the three provisions, including two from the 2001 USA Patriot Act, until Dec. 8. The two chambers must now agree on a common approach.
MORE THAN 100 foreign intelligence agencies have tried to breach U.S. defense computer networks, largely to steal military plans and weapons systems designs, Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn said Tuesday. While foreign governments and rogue states may try to launch more destructive attacks against military networks, most may stick to theft and spying because they are worried about a U.S. counterattack, he said. The greater threat, Lynn said, are terror groups such as al-Qaida, who are more difficult to deter.
THE UNITED STATES stands with cyberdissidents and democracy activists from the Middle East to China and beyond, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday. She pledged to expand the Obama administration’s efforts to foil Internet repression in autocratic states. In a speech on Internet freedom, Clinton said the administration would spend $25 million this year on initiatives designed to protect bloggers in places like China and Iran and in situations like Egypt’s recent unsuccessful attempt to thwart anti-government protests by simply pulling the plug on online communication.
CHINA IS ORDERING makers of films and TV shows to limit the amount of smoking depicted on-screen, the latest effort to curb rampant tobacco use in the country with the largest number of smokers in the world. The order from the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television viewed Tuesday on its website orders producers to minimize plot lines and scenes involving tobacco and show smoking only when necessary for artistic purposes or character development. Minors younger than 18 cannot be shown smoking or buying cigarettes, and characters may not smoke in places where smoking is banned.
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Northern border more secure, panel told By Suzanne Gamboa The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — Depictions of the Canadian border as out of control might not be quite accurate because the assessment tools used are outdated, the head of the U.S. Border Patrol told a House panel Tuesday. The Government Accountability Office released a report Feb. 1 that said the Border Patrol can detect illegal activity and make arrests over just 32 of the border’s 4,000 miles, a
situation it calls operational control. That detail received the most attention from a 61-page report. Border Patrol Chief Michael Fisher said his agency’s measure of whether it has operational control of the border “is not in and of itself an assessment of border security.” The measure is used on both the northern and southern border with Mexico. An area may be considered controlled when resources — the number of
agents, technology and infrastructure — are enough to bring the area to an “acceptable” level when agents can be aware of and effectively deal with illegal activity and entries. Fisher said the Border Patrol is working on a new strategy to assess security, although he doesn’t know when it will be ready. The new strategy will be risk-based and depend on information and intelligence “to tell us the intent, the capability and the opposition, while continuing to
assess our vulnerabilities,” he said. Michigan Rep. Candace Miller, chairwoman of the House Homeland Security subcommittee that held the hearing, asked how Congress can reassure Americans the federal government is securing the border if there is not a good measuring tool. “Our border security policy cannot rely on our best guess,” she said. On the nearly 2,000-mile southern border, 873 miles are considered under control. Of those, 129 miles or 15
percent have resources in place to detect and deter illegal entries. The remaining 744 are managed, meaning a violation could result in an apprehension up to 100 miles from the border or not at all. Along the remaining 1,120 miles of the southern border, the Border Patrol can detect but not apprehend about two thirds of the illegal entries. For the remaining one third, agents are unable to detect illegal entries, said Richard Stanna, director of
GAO’s Homeland Security and Justice division. A report Stanna prepared for the hearing says that the Border Patrol is asking its sectors to use existing personnel and infrastructure as a baseline and to request additional resources based on what is needed to respond to priority threats. Since they expect to be more flexible, Border Patrol is asking for fewer resources to secure the border, the report says.
PA merchants to vote on First Street dig By Tom Callis
Valley and Laurel streets. The dig will begin about March 1 and last until late PORT ANGELES — May or late June — dependPort Angeles Downtown ing on whether work occurs Association members will during the day or night. be asked today to vote for or against holding a lengthy ‘I’m not dictating’ First Street construction Glenn Cutler, city public project during business works and utilities director, hours. The meeting and volun- said he will follow any tary vote this morning will direction given by the downcome four days after a frus- town association leadertrated merchant gathered ship. “I am not dictating what 53 signatures protesting construction that would dig is done,” he said. Downtown association up First Street during the daytime, possibly affecting President Greg Voyles said the meeting — to be held at business. City staff today will 7:30 a.m. in council chamdetail the project, which bers at City Hall, 321 E. will mainly involve install- Fifth St. — is in response to ing a stormwater pipe “pushback” against a meetunder the right lane of two- ing held one week ago. lane First Street between At that meeting, Peninsula Daily News
attended by only 10 downtown association members — including a few board members — city staff proposed switching the construction schedule from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. weekdays to 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Working during daylight and evenings, they said, would allow the project to be done by Memorial Day (May 30), seen as the start of the tourism season by downtown merchants. Cutler left that meeting believing he had the support of the association to move to the daytime schedule, he said. He didn’t ask for a vote from the group, merely consensus. One member, Lindi Lumens of Northwest Fudge and Confections,
spoke against it. When asked if the majority supported the move, he received no other objections. But Voyles and another board member, Drew Schwab, who attended the meeting, said Tuesday they weren’t ready to give an answer at the time. “We weren’t prepared for what they told us,” Voyles said.
After hearing of the result of the meeting, many merchants on First Street, concerned that the schedule would be detrimental to their businesses and keep customers out of downtown, began to express frustration over the move among each other.
One of them, Don Zeller of Zeller’s Antique Mall, started a petition that carried 53 signatures from other First Street merchants urging City Hall to maintain the nighttime schedule, even if it meant another month of work. Any loss of customers can be devastating to downtown business owners, many of whom are already struggling, said Brian and Jenice Shaw of The Trading Post. “We don’t care if it takes two months longer,” said Jenice Shaw, as long as work doesn’t occur during the day. Lumens said she is still concerned that her store would have to close, even though construction will be
limited to the weekdays. “I think that if they do it during the day, they will kill a lot of businesses,” she said. Lumens said she will attend the meeting. Zeller said Tuesday that he is looking forward to today’s meeting and plans to speak. “I’m certainly going to give my two cents’ worth,” he said. One First Street merchant has told the Peninsula Daily News that he supports the daytime schedule, but only on the condition of anonymity.
she or a relative rented a storage unit in the Elderberry Street complex. The woman was in town from out of state visiting relatives, authorities said.
A Port Hadlock man was injured while riding his bicycle when an SUV struck him on state Highway 19 about 2.5 miles south of Port Townsend at about 1 p.m. Tuesday. Allan L. Raichart, 70, of Port Hadlock suffered inju-
ries to the left arm and was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, where he was listed in serious condition as of Tuesday night. The State Patrol gave this account: Brent L. Potter, 54, of
Chimacum was driving his 1996 GMC Suburban south on Highway 19 near the intersection of Airport Road when the SUV left the road to the right and struck Raichart. Potter was not injured and was wearing a seat belt at the time of the wreck. Raichart was wearing a helmet. Troopers cited Potter with second-degree negligent driving. The State Patrol said neither drugs nor alcohol was a factor in the crash.
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________ Reporter Tom Callis can be reached at 360-417-3532 or at tom.callis@peninsuladailynews. com.
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PORT ANGELES — Five of the seven Port Angeles City Council members will attend the Association of Washington Cities’ City Legislative Action Conference today and Thursday. The conference will be held at the Red Lion Hotel in Olympia. Attending the conference will be Mayor Dan Di Guilio, Brooke Nelson, Pat Downie, Cherie Kidd and Max Mania. While in Olympia, they are also scheduled to meet with 24th Legislative District representatives and Sequim City Council members. The meeting costs $200 per person, city spokeswoman Teresa Pierce said. Lodging is $107 per person per night, she said. The council members will spend one night in a hotel. Peninsula Daily News
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FORKS — William Dietrich, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of The Final Forest: Big Trees, Forks and the Pacific Northwest, will hold a book reading, discussion and book signing today. The event, which is free, is at the University of Washington Olympic Natu-
ral Resources Center, 1455 S. Forks Ave., beginning at 5 p.m. The Final Forest, published in 1992 and updated in 2010, explores the forests in and around Forks with a journalistic perspective of the political and environmental battle over the northern spotted owl and old-growth forests of the
Pa c i f i c Northwest. Dietrich worked at The Seattle Times from 1982 to 2008. He was part of Dietrich the four-person team at the Times that won a Pulitzer Prize for
national reporting on the Exxon Valdez oil spill in 1989. A Northwest native, he has written three other nonfiction books and nine novels, including a four-part adventure series, The Barbary Pirates, Napoleon’s Pyramids, The Rosetta Key and The Dakota Cipher. Today’s schedule:
n 5 p.m. — Meet-theauthor reception. n 6:30 p.m. — Book reading from The Final Forest and discussion. Copies of The Final Forest will be available for purchase from the author at the event. Forks’ Chinook Pharmacy & Variety, 11 S. Forks Ave., also has books
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PA Symphony changes up Applause! affair By Diane Urbani de la Paz
‘Golden tickets’ still on sale for auction
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PORT ANGELES — This isn’t your stereotypical fancy affair, even if it is at SunLand Country Club. No, the Feb. 26 Applause! auction, with its Caribbean carnival theme, is like its beneficiary, the Port Angeles Symphony: A serious or snobby attitude just won’t fit in. Take the president of the board of directors, Bob Coates, who will play a key role in the party. “I’ll be there as the balloon man,” Coates promised. He’ll be selling balloons attached to vouchers for restaurants in Sequim and Port Angeles; patrons purchase them to benefit the symphony while dispersal of the multicolored orbs makes the space increasingly festive. Applause! has a new auctioneer this year: Seattle actor Matt Smith, whom symphony conductor Adam Stern, who lives in Seattle, discovered at an auction there. Smith, after assessing the Port Angeles event, has urged the organizers to slim down the number of items in the live auction to emphasize quality over quantity. Another change coming with the new auctioneer: The buyer’s service charges are also a thing of the past. This time, Applause! patrons will have 33 items from which to choose instead of the 40 to 45 of
A FEW “GOLDEN tickets” remain in the annual drawing sponsored by the Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra during its Applause! auction Saturday, Feb. 26. The tickets are $50 each and give buyers a chance to choose any one of the items offered in the event’s live auction. Among the choices are a trip for two to Hawaii and a weeklong stay for two at a condominium in New Orleans’ French Quarter. To buy a golden ticket, phone the Port Angeles Symphony office at 360-457-5579. Peninsula Daily News Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra
past years. Among the highlights are a two-hour helicopter tour, a week for two in New Orleans’ French Quarter and a trip for two to Oahu, Kauai or the Big Island of Hawaii. Home-cooked gourmet dinners, including one with pianist Deborah Rambo Sinn providing a musical course of Beethoven, will also go up for bid.
Silent auction items Then there are three tables loaded with silent auction items — totaling about 100 gift certificates and other goods from local merchants. “Without their help, we would just fall flat,” Coates said of the businesses that give to Applause! every year. Dinner is likewise lavish, with a choice of lingcod,
roasted chicken, New York steak or the vegetarian option, prepared by chef Brian Lippert. A quartet from Port Angeles High School will supply an undercurrent of music, and “we start the evening with sparkling wine,” added symphony board member Chuck Whitney. “It’s a lot of fun” from start to finish, he said. Fun, yes, but also “terribly important,” in the words of Mark Wendeborn, executive director of the Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra. Applause! supplies about 14 percent of the symphony’s $250,000 annual operating budget, he noted. Only 40 percent of the symphony budget comes from ticket sales to the 13 concerts that compose each season. It’s rare for a community
At the 2010 Applause! auction are Port Angeles Symphony supporters, seated from left at table, Don Corson, Mary Ann Unger, Vicki Corson, Ruth Schermer, Joy Lingerfelt and Kathy Balducci. Standing are Randee Slehofer, Cecil White, Dick Van Calcar, Melinda Szatlocky and Vicki Van Calcar. the size of Port Angeles to have an orchestra of this caliber — and to sustain it, Wendeborn said, adding that this is the symphony’s 79th season. Its 80 musicians range from teenagers to octogenarians, he said, and together, they reflect the community’s love of live music.
‘Entrusted’ by founders “We’ve been entrusted by [the founders] 80 years ago to keep this orchestra going for future generations,” Wendeborn said. Yet Coates added that fundraising grows more difficult each year. Port Angeles now has numerous arts organizations, and many
hold fundraising auctions. With Applause!, he said, the symphony started the trend toward such events a few decades ago. One more aspect Coates wants to emphasize: the Applause! “dessert dash,” which he said has an improved format this year: The guests at each table will be able to pool their money in a kitty, and whichever table accumulates the highest amount will have first choice of the high-end desserts donated by board members. “They are really luscious,” Coates promised. All of this activity is, of course, in the name of bringing live music, from Handel and Mozart to Cop-
land and Bernstein, to the people of Clallam County. And even as budget stresses continue, Wendeborn is upbeat. Running this symphony “is absolutely the best job you could have in the world,” he said. Tickets to Applause! are $75 including dinner, wine, entertainment and bidding in the live and silent auctions. Doors open at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at the SunLand Golf & Country Club, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim. Information awaits at 360457-5579 and www. PortAngelesSymphony.org. Seating is limited, and patrons are urged to make reservations this week.
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Prison killing stalls religious programs By Rikki King
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MONROE — They see it as shining light in a dark place. Every year, hundreds of volunteers go behind bars at the Monroe Correctional Complex to bring Biendl hope and faith to inmates. Religious programs at the prison have ground to a halt since corrections officer Jayme Biendl was slain at her post on Jan. 29. Byron Scherf, 52, a convicted rapist already serving a life sentence, is the prime suspect. The killing has focused public attention on a place normally hidden from view — the prison chapel — where many inmates make an earnest effort to find God and the good in themselves. Those who volunteer there aren’t sure what lies ahead. Since Biendl’s killing, prison officials met twice with dozens of religious volunteers to address their questions and concerns. Volunteers came from around the state, said John Burkholder, pastor for prison ministries at Cascade Community Church in Monroe.
Providing services About 70 religious organizations provide services to the Washington State Reformatory, where Biendl was posted and Scherf was housed. It is one of five prisons within the Monroe complex. Religious programs are a critical outlet for inmates, said Joenne McGerr, who oversees religious, volunteer and family programs for the Corrections Department. It goes beyond the Bible, she said. Religious services help curb prison violence. The chapel volunteers pro-
vide good role models. They teach inmates social skills, such as respecting themselves and others. Volunteers can help inmates address their physical, mental and spiritual needs, Burkholder said. They help ready them for life outside. “There’s a lot of wounds and a lot of mental anguish that have to be healed while you’re working with this stuff,” he said. The historical records for the reformatory chapel are under lockdown as part of the police investigation. However, McGerr of the Corrections Departments said it is her understanding that the chapel was built decades ago using community donations.
Help from outside Religious services are conducted mostly by volunteers. Community groups donate supplies and resources. Many of the costs are borne by the Offender Betterment Fund, which is supported by offenders and their families. The Corrections Department is required by law to have chaplains in each prison, spokesman Chad Lewis said. Newer laws say the state cannot pay to build chapels, but they can be built with donations. Volunteers generally work in the prison chapels. Along with traditional worship services, they organize Bible studies, church history classes and religious movie showings. It’s tough work, but it’s a calling, said Penny Castro, volunteer placement coordinator for Prisoners For Christ Outreach Ministries, based in Woodinville. Volunteers are eager to get back in once the lockdowns are lifted, she said. For many inmates, the chapel is a place to seek change. Steve Clines has been volunteering at Monroe for
about 10 years through Prisoners For Christ. He’s seen inmates leave gangs and racist groups as a result. Still, volunteers understand that some inmates will come to the chapel for the wrong reasons. It can be a place to get away from the danger and dullness of prison life. Inmates know they can relax there a little, said Randi Knaus, who has been volunteering at the prison for 27 years. Inmates often try to manipulate religious volunteers, he said. Volunteers undergo hours of training before they can visit prison, Burkholder said. They learn policies and protocols. Annual refresher courses are mandatory. Violence in the chapel is extremely unusual, Clines said. In his decade visiting Monroe, he’s only heard of one scuffle between inmates. Clines said he knew Scherf, but he and others didn’t know the details of his violent past. Volunteers don’t ask inmates about their crimes. However, many inmates share their histories as they build personal relationships and work to change their lives, he said. To his knowledge, Scherf never did that. Volunteers don’t know when they’ll be back in the prison. The magnitude of what happened is still sinking in. Every aspect of prison operations is under scrutiny, including the chapel. Prison officials meet daily to discuss the return to normal operations. After the police investigation, the Corrections Department plans a Critical Incident Review, led by prison administrators from around the state, Lewis said. The National Institute of Corrections also plans an independent review in the coming weeks, at the governor’s request.
Death and Memorial Notice BEN CASEY WIECHMAN
He had an adventurous artistic spirit and loved to play his guitar.
May 16, 1990 February 12, 2011 Ben Casey Wiechman, 20, of Port Angeles passed away in the morning hours of Saturday, February 12, 2011. He is survived by his parents, Jim and Linda (Cook) Wiechman; his older brother, Michael Wiechman; younger sister, Jeannette Morning Star Wiechman; and many close friends and relatives too numerous to mention. Ben truly was loved by all. Everywhere he went, he brought a sense of happiness and laughter. He knew no strangers and was always surrounded by friends, new and old. Benny had a lively spirit that was, and always will be, felt by those who
BennyHonna “Laughing Bear,” we love you and we will miss you forever. Love, Mom and Dad, Michael, and Jeannette.
Ben Wiechman knew and loved him. Ben had a special way of leaving an impression on the hearts of those he touched. Those he loved, he kept in his heart, where they will remain forever. Benny wrote songs, fished and camped out with his friends and family.
Two viewings will be held: Thursday, February 17, 2011, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Lower Elwha Tribal Center Gym, 2851 Lower Elwha Road, Port Angeles, and before services on Friday, February 18, 2011, 9:30 a.m., at Queen of Angels Church. Services for Benny will be Friday, February 18, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the Queen of Angels Church, 209 W. 11th St., Port Angeles. Following the services, a dinner will be held at the Lower Elwha Tribal Center.
Death and Memorial Notice M. JESSE ELDER November 4, 1923 February 12, 2011 Marion Jesse Elder was born November 4, 1923, in Mansfield, Missouri, to James Eldon and Mary LoCattie (Roberts) Elder. He died February 12, 2011, in Port Angeles. In his early life, the family moved to Kansas, where he and his brothers and sister grew up. He graduated from the Fort Scott High School in 1942, and also attended the Junior College at Fort Scott. On December 24, 1944, he married Lula May Strohm, to whom he was married for 66 years. He did not pass for the draft so he started to work for a farmer. He worked for the railroad as a gandy
dancer and then taught a year of grade school in a one-room schoolhouse with all grades. They left Kansas and moved to Port Angeles, where they stayed for a while, then they moved to a farm in Kansas. Weather conditions were not good, so they left and moved back to Port Angeles. He worked for Tradewell Grocery for 17 years, and then went to logging. He got a mail contract in 1970, which his wife worked for years. His son, Richard, soon joined his father and formed the Elder and Son logging company. He became interested in the Boy Scouts and served as Scoutmaster for nine years. He retired in 1990. For many years, he sang with the community
choirs, sang in the church choir and worked with a property and maintenance church group for many years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Port Angeles since 1954, and was a member of the Hurricane Good Sam Club. Survivors include his wife Lula “Lu”; two children, Betty St. George of Renton and Richard “Rick” of Port Angeles; three step-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren. Preceding him death are his parents; brothers, William, Eldon and Joseph; and sister, Mary. At the family’s request, there will be no service. Donations may be made to the Scholarship Fund of the First Baptist Church, 105 West Sixth Street, Port Angeles, WA 98362.
Relatives keep military in the family PORT ANGELES — Navy Seaman Recruit Justin Thornton recently completed basic training at Great Lakes, Ill. and is now stationed in Pensacola, Fla. His sister, Marine Corps Cpl. Michele Thornton, was promoted to her present rank in October and is a sentry guard at the U.S. Embassy in Athens, Greece. Their brother, Marine Sgt. Jason Thornton, is stationed in New Orleans after returning from his second tour of duty in Iraq. The Thorntons are the grandchildren of Ming and Ann Chang of Port Angeles.
WWU honor roll BELLINGHAM — Telena Anderson, a 1998 Port Angeles High School graduate, was named to the winter quarter honor roll at Western Washington University. To qualify, students must achieve a 3.5 or higher grade-point average, complete at least 14 graded credit hours during a quarter and be in the top 10 percent of their class. Anderson is expected to graduate this year with a bachelor’s degree in education. She is the daughter of
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Local 20/20 are seeking volunteers to prepare for and staff an Earth Day event Saturday, April 16. ‘Fur Focused Fair’ The event will serve as SEQUIM — Pet-oriented the centerpiece of a threebusinesses, nonprofit organizations, professional services day 2011 Jefferson County and clubs are invited to par- celebration. “We want to make this ticipate as exhibitors or venthe most fun and inspiring dors in the inaugural “Fur Earth Day yet,” said Val Focused Fair” on Saturday, Johnstone, EarthDay April 23. EveryDay! steering comThe fair will present events, activities and educa- mittee chair. “Volunteer for an hour tion about cats and dogs. or as long as you can This event is for people spare.” only — not for pets. This free Saturday Phone Karen Kilgore at event at Fort Worden State 360-683-1522 or e-mail Park will include a Green email@example.com by Living Expo showcasing March 15 to reserve a table actions and products for at the event. sustainable and self-reliant living. Food drive slated It will be held on the SEQUIM — The People Littlefield Green from First Club of the Life Skills 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. class of Sequim High School Shifted Paradigm, a will hold a food drive for the “review” of the communiSequim Food Bank from ty’s future featuring music, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Thurscomedy, skits and more, day, Feb. 24. will be held at McCurdy The food drive will be Pavilion from 7 p.m. to held at the Sequim QFC, 9 p.m., followed by a dance 990 E. Washington St., and celebration until 11 p.m. the Sequim Safeway, 680 W. Volunteers needed Washington St. include field managers, Members of the club will entertainers, fundraisers, accept donations of all kinds. publicists, flier distributors, Suggestions for donated gatekeepers, parking attenitems include soups, peanut dants and set-up and takebutter, tuna, cereal and dog down crews. and cat food. For more information, phone Johnstone at 360Earth Day helpers 385-2830 or Deborah Stinson at 360-379-1406. PORT TOWNSEND – Peninsula Daily News EarthDay EveryDay! and
Death and Memorial Notice SANDRA L. MUNN September 10, 1951 February 11, 2011 Sandra L. Munn, 59, of Quilcene passed away February 11, 2011, in Bremerton, Washington, of cancer. She was born September 10, 1951, in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, to Noble Dean and Lucille Lila (Knight) Pierce. Sandra married James H. Munn on September 30, 2000, in Quilcene. She was a store manager for Washington State Liquor Control Board in Sequim and resided in Lake Leland. She loved spending weekends in her gardens or on the water with her family and dogs. Sandra loved to travel and was always the first one on the dance floor. She always made the annual trek to
Mrs. Munn the Winthrop Blues Festival. Sandra was a member of the Quilcene Harbor Yacht Club. She is survived by her husband, James H. Munn; daughter and son-in-law, Kae’la and Dave Ramsay; parents, Lucille Lien and Hector and Verna Munn;
brothers and sisters-inlaw, Ron and Nancy Pierce, and Terry and Sharon Pierce; grandchildren, Joshua Irwin, Magnum Jacobs, Samantha Ramsay and Qierstin Ramsay; and great-granddaughter Kayli Irwin. She was preceded in death by her father, Noble Dean Pierce; and grandmother, Francis L. Knight. Every one is welcome to attend memorial services at the Quilcene High School multipurpose room, 294715 Highway 101, Quilcene, February 19, 2011, 2 p.m. A potluck and fun celebration of her life will follow services at the Quilcene Masonic Lodge Memorial donation may be made to the Quilcene Harbor Yacht Club Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 208, Quilcene, WA 98376.
Death and Memorial Notice LYDIA CLAYTON April 18, 1937 January 11, 2011 Lydia Clayton, born Lydia Blanche Helene Laurent on April 18, 1937, died on January 11, 2011, of a massive stroke following a hip fracture. She was born to Marcel Aime Laurent and Jeanne Emma Chapusett in Fontainebleau, France, right outside of Paris. There she lived until coming to America in 1949, to Noel, Missouri, at age 12. She learned to speak English and started public school. A few years later, she returned to France, where she met her American husband, Ralph, who at the time was in the Army and stationed in Paris. They had their two children, Richard and Regina, soon after that. They moved back to America to the Olympic Peninsula. She worked at Butcher’s Pole Yard as well as the Rayonier Mill,
Mrs. Clayton and was known by many as “Frenchie.” She had many passions next to her family and friends, which included church, singing, playing guitar, camping, clamming, riding motorcycles, reading many, many books and attending yard sales. She then opened her clothing and furniture thrift store called Lydia’s Sunshine Consignments. She
had her store open for 14 years before retiring. Over the years, having the store blessed her with numerous amounts of friends, many of whom became like family. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy. She was constantly on the go, taking them to go do special things, going back and forth from baseball, softball and basketball games. She selflessly devoted much of her time to her family’s well-being. She will be remembered as a woman who always spoke her mind, as well as a woman who loved and cared and shared her generosity with many others. She will be very deeply missed and thought of often. There will be a graveside service for all those who knew and loved Lydia on February 18, 2011, at noon at Ocean View Cemetery, 3127 West 18th Street, Port Angeles.
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Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Clallam funds drug, mental health help By Rob Ollikainen Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Clallam County approved $382,500 in contracts Tuesday to help low-income people with chemical dependencies or mental health problems. The eight contracts were funded by the one-tenth of 1 percent sales tax that the state Legislature approved in 2006 to assist unfunded clients with drug addictions, brain disorders or both. Unfunded clients are those who meet low-income guidelines but are ineligible for other funding. Judith Anderson, treatment coordinator for the Clallam County Health and Human Services Department, said the county will award 15 contracts worth a combined $872,500 in 2011. “They are similar to last year’s contracts,” Anderson said. Treatment providers throughout the county bid for the contracts. The county funnels state money to the providers. “We simply do the fiscal piece of it,” Anderson explained. Asked if the economy has driven up demand for chemical and mental health services, Anderson said: “Absolutely, yes.” “Certainly more people have lost jobs,” she said. The one-year contracts approved Tuesday are: ■ $111,500 to Peninsula Community Mental Health Center to provide behavioral health services to juveniles in the court system. ■ $89,000 to Peninsula Community Mental Health Center for psychiatric nurse practitioner services for patients with co-occurring disorders.
■ $42,500 to New Growth Behavioral Health Services Inc. for mental health services. ■ Two contracts to Dr. Marian Birch totaling $33,000 for postpartum depression treatment and education. ■ $71,000 to Trillium Treatment Center of Port Angeles to treat low-income adults for chemical dependency. ■ $29,000 to Bill Maier for mental health services. ■ $6,500 to Cedar Grove counseling clinic of Port Angeles for chemical dependency treatment. Anderson said the providers have to work together. For example, if a patient gets a chemical dependency assessment and is found to also have mental health problem, that patient is referred to a mental health specialist.
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About half of the $360,930 contract is covered by a state grant from the Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation. The exterior and main floor interior work is scheduled to be completed Thursday. The board also approved a cooperators agreement with the Sequim-Dungeness Water Users Association and the state Department of Ecology to establish guidelines for water management in the Dungeness Valley. A work group has been formed to try to implement Ecology-mandated instream flow rule within the next 18 months. Meanwhile, Helen Hamilton was appointed to the Housing Authority Board as a resident representative. Stephen Deutermann was appointed to fill an unexpired term on the Civil Service Commission through March 2013. Skye Eastman-Newlin, Diane Wheeler and Bill Plumley were reappointed to the Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee for terms that end in December 2013. There are openings for five more positions on this board. Dan McKeen, Clover Gowing, Carey Melmed and Lorraine Wall were reappointed to the Public Health Advisory Committee for terms ending in December 2013.
The county distributes about $1 million per year from the sales tax, commonly referred to as the Hargrove fund, named for state Sen. Jim Hargrove, D-Hoquiam, who sponsored the legislation. “If you look at some of the contracts we signed today, those folks are getting professional help instead of sitting in the county jail,” Commissioner Mike Chapman said. Another round of chemical dependency and mental health contracts will be awarded next week, Anderson said. In other action, commissioners approved a $13,543 ________ change order with Advanced Construction Inc. to comReporter Rob Ollikainen can be plete renovations of the his- reached at 360-417-3537 or at rob. toric Clallam County Court- ollikainen@peninsuladailynews. com. house.
Death Notices Marion Jesse Elder Nov. 4, 1923 — Feb. 12, 2011
Marion Jesse Elder died in Crestwood Convalescent Center, Port Angeles, of agerelate causes. He was 87. His obituary will be published later. Services: At his request, none. Drennan-Ford Funeral Home, Port Angeles, is in charge of arrangements. www.drennanford.com
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Cora ‘Belle’ Tonkin
Oct. 11, 1916 — Feb. 13, 2011
Cora “Belle” Tonkin died in Sequim of age-related causes. She was 94. Her obituary will be published later. Services: Saturday, Feb. 19, 1 p.m., memorial in Sequim Valley Funeral Chapel, 108 W. Alder St., Sequim.
Leonard Anthony Slowey died in Crestwood Convalescent Center in Port Angeles of age-related causes at 94. Services: Thursday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m., rosary at Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 209 W. 11th St., Port Angeles; Friday, Feb. 18, 12:30 p.m., funeral Mass at Queen of Angels. Sam Gaydeski Drennan-Ford Funeral Nov. 29, 1960 — Feb. 14, 2011 Home, Port Angeles, is in Sam Gaydeski, 50, of charge of arrangements. www.drennanford.com Beaver died while clearing weeds at White Rock Road, Jefferson County, for the Eunice M. Sturgess Department of Natural June 1, 1915 — Feb. 14, 2011 Resources. Eunice M. Sturgess died His obituary will be pubin her Forks home of agelished later. Services: Saturday, Feb. related causes. She was 95. Her obituary and service 19, 2 p.m., celebration of life at the Round House, 110 information will be published later. Industrial Park, Forks. Drennan-Ford Funeral Drennan-Ford Funeral Home, Port Angeles, is in Home, Port Angeles, is in charge of arrangements. charge of arrangements. www.drennanford.com www.drennanford.com
Jan. 21, 1917 — Feb. 14, 2011
Constance Genevieve Holm Westlake
October 14, 1969 February 11, 2011
Constance Genevieve Holm Westlake died in her Port Angeles home of agerelated causes at 98. Her obituary will be published later. Services: Saturday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m., memorial in First Presbyterian Church, 139 W. Eighth St., Port Angeles. The Rev. Ted Mattie will officiate. Sequim Valley Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Cossell Bishop Logging Company and Bishop Brothers Construction. On July 14, 1990, Jodi married her high school sweetheart, Bobby Cossell. Together they have two children, Jordan (18) and Mallori (15), both Chimacum High School students. Jodi loved to attend Jordan and Mallori’s events, as well as the softball games that Bobby coached. She was their
biggest fan. Jodi’s passion was her family, and they enjoyed many years of youth sports, skiing and family vacations. Jodi was known throughout the community for her never-ending support of multiple youth programs. She was recognized as “Mom” by many. Jodi’s unforgettable smile, generosity and contagious personality were benefitted by all. She was also an active member of the Big Blue Boosters and the Chimacum School Board. A celebration of Jodi’s life will be held at the Chimacum High School Gymnasium on Sunday, February 20, 2011, at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to the Big Blue Boosters, P.O. Box 397, Chimacum, WA 98325, to benefit athletes of Chimacum High School by establishing and offering an annual scholarship in Jodi’s name.
A pair of geese defend a water puddle precariously close to traffic on Edgewood Drive on the west side of Port Angeles. The birds would squawk at any vehicle that approached too close in a nearby parking lot but ignored passing cars on the roadway.
Death and Memorial Notice COLEEN JEANETTE GRADY EARL-RIPLEY August 7, 1936 December 19, 2010 A beautiful soul, longtime Port Angeles resident Coleen Jeanette Grady Earl-Ripley passed away at home in Seattle, Washington, on December 19, 2010. She will be remembered by her family for her brilliant Irish smiling eyes. Her love of Christ continued among life’s difficulties along with her compassion toward all people. She married David
Ms. Earl-Ripley Earl in 1956, and moved with him to Crescent City, California. In 1963, she
married again to Harvey Ripley in Port Angeles. She was preceded in death by her parents, William John Grady and Marion Genevieve Loren; and baby niece, Teresa. She is survived by son, Brian Robert Earl Ripley; daughter, Cary Lorene Earl Samuelson; sisters, Lois Grady-Edwards, Marian Grady-Cashman and Patricia Grady-Harper; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A graveside service was held December 28, 2010, at the Park Hill Cemetery in Vancouver, Washington.
Death and Memorial Notice STEPHEN GOTTLIEB LEWIS December 14, 1941 February 11, 2011 Stephen Gottlieb Lewis was born on December 14, 1941, in White Plains, New York, to Eileen Brenda (O’Connor) Lewis and Alfred Baker Gustavus Lewis. He was raised in Greenwich and Old Greenwich, Connecticut, on the shore of Long Island Sound. Steve graduated from the Brunswick School for boys in 1959, and from Harvard University in 1963, with an A.B. in biology. He attended the University of Washington as an “unclassified five” student, then worked for the Department of Oceanography for five years, researching primary pro-
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Mr. Lewis ductivity and quantitative studies of zooplankton in their seasonal vertical migration under the ice in the Arctic Ocean. In 1972, Steve met and later married Leonore Audrey Bassano Kirschner. They bought a 10-acre farm east of Everett, Washington, together
and Steve helped raise five of her six children. They moved to Port Townsend in 1986. Lee died in 1990. Steve then courted and married Deborah Rush Gottlieb in 1992, and helped raise her son, Walter. Stephen died at home in Port Townsend on February 11, 2011. He is survived by his wife, Deborah; brothers, Michael and Roger Lane; half-siblings, Alfred, Caroline,and Helena Lewis; cousin, Susan; children, Allen (Caleen), Carol (Fred), Michael (Cindy) and David (Diana); stepsons, Brian (Gary) and Walter (Cindy); 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held Sunday, February 27, 2011, at 4 p.m. The location will be announced at a later time.
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Jodi Lee Cossell, 41, passed away far too soon, with her family by her side on February 11, 2011, at Harrison Medical Center due to cardiac arrest. Jodi was born on October 14, 1969, in Port Angeles to James and Janice Bishop. She has two older sisters, Jeri Howell and Leslie Locke. Jodi attended Chimacum schools, grades K-12, and graduated in 1988. She was involved in softball, tennis, cheerleading and many student body activities. Jodi went on to Eton Technical Institute and earned her Associate’s Degree in business. For the past 20-plus years, Jodi has worked for Jefferson County in the Treasurer’s and Assessor’s offices. In addition, Jodi helped manage her family’s businesses,
Oct. 1, 1912 — Feb. 14, 2011
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PORT TOWNSEND — The 3-monthold MV Chetzemoka was blown onto a sandbar in 50 mph winds at Whidbey Island on Tuesday night in what one official called a “soft grounding.” Whether the ferry, which reportedly sustained no damage, will sail today was being determined by Washington State Ferries. Four round trips scheduled tonight were already adjusted for tidal corrections. The vessel hit against sand and ran aground early Tuesday evening, Ferries spokeswoman Marta Coursey said. Most passengers did not notice, and all disembarked without incident, she said. Divers were dispatched to make sure the ferry sustained no damage from the
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incident, but the rest of Tuesday’s sailings between Port Townsend and Coupeville (Keystone) were canceled. Before the Tuesday night “soft grounding,” as Coursey told KIRO-TV, State Ferries had already adjusted several sailings tonight because of tidal conditions at Keystone Harbor. The 6:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. sailings from Port Townsend and 7:30 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. sailings from Coupeville are affected. Unless idled because of Tuesday night’s grounding or weather conditions, the Chetzemoka will depart at 7:25 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. from Port Townsend and 8:05 p.m. and 9:25 p.m. from Coupeville. Latest ferry bulletins are posted on the Washington State Ferries website at http://tinyurl.com/stateferries or by phoning 888-808-7977.
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Probe begins into West End death By Paige Dickerson Peninsula Daily News
FORKS — Authorities are investigating events leading up to the apparently accidental death of Sam Gaydeski, a member of the prominent West End family, by a mechanical brush cutter. Gaydeski, 50, of Beaver was killed Monday while on the job clearing brush for the state Department of Natural Resources near Clearwater in West Jefferson County. “This is truly a loss for the Forks community,” said Mayor Bryon Monohon. “Sam will be missed. His family is a very well-known family here in the community.” The body was found in the late evening Monday on White Rock Road, said Jefferson County Sheriff’s Chief Criminal Deputy Joe Nole. Gaydeski apparently was killed by the blade of the brush cutter he was operating, Nole said. Although the Sheriff’s
Office is still investigating the events leading up to his death, it appears to be an accident, Nole said. An autopsy will be performed as part of the investigation, he said. A celebration of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at The Round House, 110 Business Park, at the intersection of state Highway 110 and U.S. Highway 101. Gaydeski had worked for the Department of Natural Resources since April 2006, when he began as a truck driver, said Bryan Flint, director of communications and outreach for the state agency. In May 2007, he was promoted to heavy equipment operator, which was his job title at the time of his death. “We are all sad to lose someone from our hardworking work force,” Flint said. Gaydeski was clearing weeds near the side of the
DNR road, Flint said. When he didn’t return after the day’s work, his supervisor went in search and found the body at the side of the road, Flint said. Flint said DNR will investigate to determine the circumstances surrounding Gaydeski’s death. Also investigating will be the state Department of Labor and Industries, Nole said. He is also survived by his wife, Deborah Hurn Gaydeski, and three children, Mason Gaydeski, Marin Gaydeski and Morgan Gaydeski. Gaydeski is a nephew of former Clallam County Commissioner Lawrence Gaydeski. Other relatives are business owners, mainly in construction and logging, on the West End.
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‘Blazing Bagels’ case City Attorney Craig Ritchie said the city had a “perfectly good sign ordinance” until a court challenge known as the “Blazing Bagels” case out of the Seattle suburb of Redmond. The issue for changes in
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agreed with Huizinga “unless there is a compelling public interest.” Miller supported fines for sign code violators.
‘Trashy’ signage Councilwoman Susan Lorenzen said sandwich board signs were “inevitable” in a small town such as Sequim, and she saw the need to focus on size, quality and quantity of such signs, avoiding “trashy” signage. Ritchie said because political speech seems to have a higher value, it would be more difficult to regulate campaign signs over commercial signs. Mayor Pro Tem Laura Dubois called for a limit on garage sale signs and a ban on signs attached to power poles. She also asked Burkett to get the sign question in a city survey online soon. Inflatable signs, such as the giant yellow duck put up to promote the annual Duck Derby fundraiser for the Olympic Medical Center Foundation, should also be regulated as to how long they can be inflated. Ritchie recommended that the city track by name those who take out garage sale signs to discourage the fencing of stolen goods — but without making the process too difficult. “What we’re trying to do is not make it a major production to have a garage sale,” Ritchie said.
The city is allowed to regulate the size and structure of a sign, the quantity of signs and how long they can be posted, but it cannot regulate the message, according to Ritchie. During a City Council meeting this week, some council members called for an outright ban. “The easiest way is to ban sandwich boards from down Main Street,” Councilman Don Hall said, noting that Sequim’s problem looks too much like that in downtown Port Townsend. Ritchie agreed, saying, “That’s the simplest way, and that’s what can be done.” Councilman Bill Huiz________ inga called for a ban of all Sequim-Dungeness Valley Edisigns within the public right tor Jeff Chew can be reached at of way. 360-681-2391 or at jeff.chew@ Councilman Ted Miller peninsuladailynews.com.
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will be raised by bonds Continued from A1 the fourth highest grade in the bond rating system that The total amount raised is considered to be “high by the bonds will be quality.” The high grade was $3.15 million loaned at an interest rate of 4.34 percent awarded to Jefferson over 20 years, requiring County because of its strong $1.67 million interest for a financial policies and low total cost to the county of debt levels along with its efficient management, $4.82 million. The issuance of the according to bond underbonds does not raise taxes. writer James Nelson, who The payment of the loan handled the transaction. “The growth of [the comes from stable funding streams, according to Mor- county’s] assessed value is considered remarkable in ley. The 9-1-1 component this economy as very few will be paid for through counties are growing their phone taxes and the sewer valuation,” he said. “Compared to other project will use a portion of counties, you have a low the infrastructure fund. The issuance of the debt level, and you operate bonds was preceded by the in a very efficient manner,” county’s being awarded a he told the county. Getting the AA-minus rating grade of AA-minus,
bond rating was the first step in acquiring a favorable interest rate, and it was awarded after a conference with Nelson, Morley, budget consultant Ann Sears and Treasurer Judi Morris.
Conference held The commissioners approved the bond sale at a special meeting Tuesday morning. The first interest payment is scheduled for June 1, while payment on principal begins Dec. 1.
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SEQUIM — Commercial signs that stick out on sidewalks, curbs and other locations to block motorists’ visibility are being targeted by city leaders. Officials want to tighten up the sign ordinance to crack down on so-called sandwich board signs and plan to present their proposals to members of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce, Sequim Association of Realtors and Sequim Rotary Clubs in March. The officials said they want to hear thoughts about how to regulate signs — and how much to regulate them. Many of the signs are used by real estate agents to direct motorists down streets to homes for sale. City Manager Steve Burkett said the idea is to craft a new sign ordinance that is “something in the middle” — between the extremes of allowing all sandwich board and other temporary business signs or banning them outright. “Is there a problem with all of these signs?” Burkett said. “If there is, we need to find some way to regulate them.”
Sequim’s sign ordinance was presented in September, the result of a 9th Circuit Court case in 2006 in which judges invalidated the city of Redmond’s ordinance that prohibited off-premises commercial signs, except real estate open-house directional signs. The court held Redmond’s ordinance to be an improper content-based regulation. Ritchie said in terms of “risk avoidance,” a revision of the city’s ordinance was preferable to present enforcement of Sequim’s current code. “Normally, everyone agrees that there is too much clutter of signs but rarely agree on the solution, especially as applicable to an individual’s own sign,” Ritchie said.
has a $5 optional fee Continued from A1 Washington currently has an optional $5 vehicle registration fee to support state parks — the result of Kessler’s legislation approved in 2009. HB 1796 would abolish the opt-out donation program. Under the new legislation, the $30 annual pass would be optional, but those who choose not to buy one would have to purchase the $10 day-pass instead. Violators would face a $99 fine.
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In her proposed budget for the 2011-2013 spending period, Gov. Chris Gregoire suggested slashing the Parks and Recreation budget by 52 percent, while the Fish & Wildlife budget would face a 47 percent cut. Without a new source of revenue, many recreation sites would have to close, agency leaders said. “This is alternative funding that would allow us to keep open our facilities and trails,” Department of Natural Resources supervisor Lenny Young said of the proposed access fee.
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The department already has shut down 12 recreation facilities and reduced services at 44 others, he said.
California compared Countering Kessler at Tuesday’s hearing, several testified that the state has run out of options and that people would adapt to the fees just as they have in dozens of other states. In California, for example, 125 parks charge a dayuse fee, and an annual parking pass costs $125 — more than four times what HB 1796 is proposing. Maintaining public lands isn’t just about providing recreation options; it’s a sound economic investment, said Jennifer Quan, the lands division manager at the Department of Fish & Wildlife. Fishing, hunting and wildlife-watching generate $4.5 billion each year for the state economy, she said. “These lands are integral to the quality of life in Washington on many levels,” Quan said.
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Peninsula Daily News for Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Spotted owl just can’t catch a break IT WAS ANOTHER tough week in the news. Federal biologists said they were ready to Pat pull the trigger Neal on a new plan to save the spotted owl. It seems that the barred owl, a recent immigrant from Canada, has been victimizing the endangered spotted owl by stealing its habitat, nests and mates, and then are forced to lay the eggs of an unnatural hybrid. Canada has a long history of sending its problem birds to America. The Canada goose is a large, winged pest whose loud honking is responsible for noise pollution. Canada geese produce huge quantities of a bio-hazard waste that pollutes our lawns and waterways with unpronounceable bacteria.
While the Canada goose poses a threat to our environment, another invader from the Great White North, the Canada jay, can affect our quality of life. This rapacious invader will steal anything that isn’t nailed down. The Canada jay has ruined so many American family picnics it is called “The Camp Robber.” Now we are faced with yet another threat to our American way of life from the sleeping giant to the north, the Canadian barred owl. Do we have to wait for the day when the ethereal “hoot” of an American owl is replaced by the “eh” of the Canadian owl? Or witness the horror of a Canadian owl swooping down to rob the back bacon off our picnic tables before we realize there is a problem? No. For years, Canadian birds have taken advantage of an open-door policy that allows them to migrate back and forth across our borders. While politicians and law enforcement officials have long
A barred owl overlooked the alien bird migration problem, some hardworking federal biologists have come up with a solution. Barred owls had better straighten up and fly right if they know what is good for them. The last critter that crossed the biologists was the hickoryshirted logger. The biologists whipped the loggers so badly they mostly either went extinct or moved to Alaska. It turns out the loggers might
Peninsula Voices Cats: ‘Scapegoats’ While I am a bird lover and agree with Sunday “Bird Watch” columnist Joan Carson’s observation (“No Easy Answer To Feral Cat Problem,” Feb. 13 PDN) that domestic cats are best kept safely inside their guardians’ homes or on their cat-fenced property, I must strongly disagree with her reckless contention that feral cats “kill vast numbers of birds.” Having worked directly with animals for most of my life (including being the 24-hour caretaker of the cats at a local sanctuary for a number of years), I became aware of scientific studies reported by Alley Cat Allies of Washington, D.C., which exonerated cats from being a significant threat to bird populations. In these studies, the stomach contents of deceased stray and feral cats were analyzed, and it was discovered that less than 5 percent of those contents consisted of fowl. About 30 percent was rodent. The remaining 70 percent was “other.” Contrary to popular opinion, cats are not especially good bird catchers. They are much better at catching mice, rats and other critters that humans generally find to be unpleasant and are only
have gotten off easy. The biologists plan to deal with the barred owl the old-fashioned way — shoot them. I know what you twinkle-toed birdwatching types are thinking. How can you shoot such a beautiful, intelligent, trusting creature like the barred owl, that just sits on a branch and watches with their big sad eyes while you pull the trigger? It’s easy, that’s how. You don’t have to lead them at all. Shooting the barred owl, however, is not a viable alternative. Because, while one group of biologists is busy shooting owls to save owls, another dedicated group of their biologist colleagues just got done transplanting a bunch of fishers into spotted-owl habitat. I’m sure it’s just a coincidence these fishers came from Canada. Unfortunately, this tree-climbing member of the weasel family lists the spotted owl as its favorite item on the menu! Meanwhile, still more biologists survey the spotted owl population.
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They do this by calling the spotted owl during the mating season, when many of us sensitive woodland creatures are the most vulnerable. When the spotted owl answers the bogus mating call, they reveal their location to myriad predators, including the fisher and the barred owl. Still more dedicated biologists put radio collars on spotted owls to see if they can still fly. With all the surveying and studying, no wonder the owls are endangered. I’m surprised there is one left. Maybe if the biologists really wanted to determine the cause of the continued decline of the spotted owl, they should look in the mirror. ________ Pat Neal is a North Olympic Peninsula fishing guide and “wilderness gossip columnist.” Neal can be reached at 360683-9867 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Pat’s column appears here every Wednesday.
rarely successful in capturing one of those birds we find so appealing. Cats have become undeserved scapegoats for declining songbird populations. Birds are endangered by pollution, pesticides and destruction of the South American rain forest. The danger from feral cats is so minimal as to be hardly worth mentioning. Cats have suffered enough unjustified abuse in world history and in our own community without having more heaped upon them by an uninformed column writer who simply doesn’t know the facts. Gary Del Mastro, Carlsborg
All this magical thinking and political activism are self-destructive and teaching bad lessons. The celebration of Elwha dam removal with public money is just doubling down on stupid. For the sake of our constitutional republic, we need to put the brakes on this redistribution of wealth, taxing and spending. Karl Spees, Port Angeles
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I was anxious to receive the PDN on Friday, Feb. 4, so I could read about the two teams who would be playing in Super Bowl on Sunday. There was a big article Del Mastro was the shelabout the Steelers. ter manager and caretaker I did learn something, of cats at Peninsula Friends that the owners of the of Animals’ Safe Haven Steelers like to eat in the sanctuary from 2004 to revenue, clean renewable Science would have our community college, the cafeteria with the team — 2007. energy, unique wildlife yippee, skippee. helped accountable policyOlympic National Park habitat, recreation opportu- makers decide to put in Not even a small article staff, leaders of civic groups ‘Magical thinking’ nities, flood control, fish ladders, replace the and the tribes to feverishly regarding the Green Bay drought relief and water aging turbines and quit lard lipstick on this pig. Earth worship science Packers. gillnetting the remaining Instead of our education and a new state religion of storage. The Packers do not have Earth worship science salmon stocks at the river’s system teaching critical saving the planet are being millionaires as their ownmouth. The prospects of thinking, complex reasonimposed on “we the people.” claims that freeing the ers. river will restore the lost this insane policy benefiting and coherent expresThis radical environThe team is noted for ing the people of the county sion, young adults are mental/political agenda can salmon stocks. the unique status as a pubIn reality, removing the are minimal. being indoctrinated in the be identified in multiple licly owned corporation. dams threatens the remThere are many areas earth worship science and areas, but perhaps, one of The Green Bay Packers in which this scandalous grandiose utopian religion the most outrageous areas nant Elwha chinook are Super Bowl champs, decision is creating a of saving the planet. is the removal of the Elwha salmon stocks, and siltbeating the Pittsburgh ation will degrade the domino effect. We and our children River lakes and dams. Steelers 31-25. remaining lower Elwha Precious resources are are competing in a global The Elwha dam infraSarah Hile, salmon habitat for years. motivating local schools, economy. structures are sources of Sequim
Flailing like a turtle on High Divide hike WHILE I MAY get back to High Divide in Olympic National Park before I take that last walk on the Trail to Oblivion, I likely won’t be Seabury doing it when Blair Jr. there’s 5 or 10 feet of snow on the ground. I’m too old and out of shape. The last time I backpacked to High Divide was a March outing nearly a decade ago. It was clearly insanity, thinking I could tote skis and gear for a four-day stay as easily as I had many times, years before.
In the first place, it took me nearly two days just to get there. Those of you who are familiar with the Upper Sol Duc River Trail to Heart Lake and High Divide know it is a distance of about 9 miles and 3,000 vertical feet. That means that I was barreling up the trail at about 4.5 miles per day, or roughly one-half mile per hour. A banana slug could have made better time. In my defense, I can tell you that walking any trail covered or partially covered by snow is not as easy as backpacking the same trail in the summer. Deadfalls must be detoured or ducked, which is always a messy operation when you’ve got a couple feet of skis sticking out of
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your pack, above your head. You get halfway under the cedar blocking the trail, then the Spirit of the Forest reaches down and flips you backward into the snow, and you lie there like an overturned turtle, unable to lift yourself and your heavy backpack out of the snow. As likely as not, before you can roll over and recover, the snow that accumulated on the fallen cedar’s branches loses its grip and plops on your face. If you’ve been on the Upper Sol Duc Trail, you’ll know that there are comfortable and convenient foot-logs — some with railings — which make crossing the river easy. A little more than five miles up the trail, I found the foot-log across the river covered with
about 2 feet of snow, plus 2 inches of hard ice. This particular log was about 15 feet above the river, and the handrail was of little use, since I would have had to bend in half to grasp it. My backpack would have seen yet another opportunity to push me face-down into the snow. So I found the horse ford and waded across the river. It was cold. Have I mentioned that on the way back, I fell into the river and could not lift myself from the icy water because my pack was trying to drown me? My infinitely younger and stronger hiking companion rescued me. I may have even written this myself a time or two: You only remember the fun
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SEQUIM — City Planning Commission members have asked the City Council to pare the advisory panel back two members because the city is having difficulty recruiting new commissioners for a seven-member panel. “The Planning Commission agreed that the number should be five instead of seven because for several months, the Planning Commission didn’t get any applicants,” City Councilman Don Hall told his fellow council members Monday night. The council only discussed the matter and will formally consider cutting back the commission at its next meeting. A vacancy on the Planning Commission has been advertised on the city’s website since October.
members, the council needs to reconsider the commission’s option. Ritchie said commissions have five or seven members normally. Some cities and counties have a single hearing examiner instead of a planning commission, he said. Councilman Ted Miller said he believes the city should be encouraging people to apply for openings rather than cut the Planning Commission’s size. Councilwoman Susan Lorenzen suggested the council require a commission of at least five members, not more than seven, and most members must live within the city. Applications are available at Sequim City Hall, 152 W. Cedar St., Sequim, WA 98382, by phoning 360683-4139 or by visiting the website at www.ci.sequim. wa.us.
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PORT ANGELES — Bobby Beeman, a six-year employee with Olympic Medical Center, recently earned her graduate degree in communication and leadership studies from Gonzaga University. Beeman’s capstone thesis, required for graduation from the program, applied “agenda-set- Beeman ting theory” to a study of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil disaster and the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill. She investigated the methods used by newspapers covering the two disasters and how the coverage potentially influenced public perception of the events. “It is a laudable accomplishment to earn a graduate degree while working full time,” said Rhonda Curry, assistant administrator of strategic development. “Bobby is a highly valued employee who is recognized for her personal initiative.” Beeman, who has worked in the strategic development department since January 2005, was recently named communication and health promotions coordinator. She co-chairs Olympic Medical’s wellness committee and will be actively involved in developing wellness activities among Olympic Medical employees and in the community. Beeman graduated from Port Angeles High School
OCS honor roll PORT ANGELES — Olympic Christian School has released its list of Principal’s Honor Roll and “A” Honor Roll students for the second quarter of the 20102011 school year. Students have to earn a 4.0 grade-point average to be named to the Principal’s Honor Roll and a 3.5 GPA for the “A” Honor Roll. Principal Honor Roll members: ■ Seventh/Eighth grade: Lora Rudzinski. ■ Fourth grade: Josiah Carter, Lily Robertson, Jane Rudzinski. ■ Fourth grade: Hollund Bailey. “A” Honor Roll members are: ■ Seventh/Eighth grade: Annie Robertson, Jayden Sparhawk, Hadassah Winters. ■ Sixth grade: Mikaela Dodson, Jasmine Gauthun, Sarah Tiemersma ■ Fourth grade: Sadie Decker, Amanda Dodson, Carson Wilder ■ Fourth grade: Riley Cowan, Josh Jones, Malachi Rymer, Matthew Tiemersma. Peninsula Daily News
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Gene Barnak of Bremerton casts his line trying to catch a cutthroat trout with the Olympic Mountains soaring in the background Sunday. The weather for the Peninsula today will be partly sunny with a shower or two during the day, then mostly cloudy and rainy tonight. For a five-day AccuWeather forecast, see Page C8.
Tacoma artist to design logo said Barbara Hanna, city ested residents and busicommunications and mar- ness owners go online to fill SEQUIM — The city is out a city survey at www. keting manager. working with a Tacoma arts u r v e y m o n k e y. c o m / s / ist designer to draw up a City seeks comments cityofsequim. new city logo and is seeking Survey deadline is Satcommunity comments that Working with Rusty urday, Feb. 25. will help craft the logo. George Creative of Tacoma, Those without Internet “We want the logo to be a the city seeks comments access can fill out the surtrue reflection of the city, about Sequim’s personality, vey at the Sequim Library, and we feel we will benefit key features and assets. 630 N. Sequim Ave. The library is open from Hanna asks that interfrom a wide range of input,” Peninsula Daily News
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Teen arrested on investigation of arson in 101 weigh station fire Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — A 16-year-old Clallam County boy was arrested Monday on investigation of seconddegree arson for allegedly setting fire to the State Patrol weigh station near U.S. Highway 101 and Old Olympic Highway east of Port Angeles. Clallam County sheriff’s deputies did not identify the boy because he is a juvenile. Sheriff ’s Sgt. Lyman Moores said the boy will be charged in Clallam County Superior Court today. The Sheriff’s Office took the lead in the investigation after a Border Patrol officer
discovered the fire in the early-morning hours of Feb. 2. The suspect was booked into the Clallam County Family Juvenile Services Detention Center on Sunday on an unrelated assault investigation and confessed that he had set fire to the weigh station.
Said he ran from scene Deputies said he confessed that he ran from the scene — careful to remove all evidence such as the gas can and matches — and watched from across the highway as agents from the U.S. Border Patrol extinguished the fire.
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Windy, cold for Arctic Open TYPICALLY I USE my Saturday and Sunday mornings to catch back up on my nasty sleeping habit. Forgive me for my weekend laziness, I’m up and at them at 5:25 a.m. Monday through Friday. Mother Nature interMichael vened to knock me from my long Carman winter’s nap at 9:18 a.m. last Saturday, when a wind gust clocked at 52 mph rattled the Morgan Hill home in Port Townsend where I had spent the night. That same moment a few blocks down the hill at Port Townsend Golf Club, a hardy band of brave and somewhat foolish men and women from around the North Olympic Peninsula were playing in the club’s 25th annual Arctic Open. This event is touted as the one tournament that goes on in weather even mail carriers shy away from. And it will continue to deserve that moniker. Despite that gust and sustained winds of 30-40 mph, competitors in the Arctic Open played on. “The conditions on Saturday were without a doubt the toughest I had ever seen,” Port Townsend head pro Mike Early said. “For the first time in 25 years there was discussion of delaying the round, and maybe even cancellation altogether. “This was definitely a case of survival but, if you are going to play winter golf on the Olympic Peninsula you had better be tough, and the 70 players who signed up for this tournament know that on the bottom of the entry form it reads ‘we will play no matter what.’” Everybody warmed up back home and were treated to a sunny and calm Sunday for the tourney’s second round. Gary Thorne and Mark Mitrovich of Peninsula Golf Club in Port Angeles shot a 65 to pass Port Townsend assistant pro Gabriel Tonan and recent Port Townsend High School grad Ronnie Harrell and win their third Arctic Open gross championship. Port Townsend golfers Jerry Speickerman and Rich Boyd shot 60-61 to win the net division by three strokes over Jim Fultz and Buddy O’Meara. In the mixed division, Dave and Deb Nyblom bested Vicki Handyside and Wanda Synnestvedt for the trophy. “We would like to say a special thanks to Marine View Beverage for their continued support for this tournament,” Early said. “Their donations help us to raise money for Junior Golf at Port Townsend Golf Club, which in turn allows young people who might not get the chance to play golf the opportunity to experience this great game.” Amen to that, golf needs as many young players as possible to keep this good thing going.
SkyRidge tourneys With some Irish ancestry and a deep love of the “Leprechaun” movie series, I’m happy to help Sequim’s SkyRidge Golf Course announce its fifth annual Shamrock Scramble for Charity set for 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 19. The four-person scramble will include 18 holes of golf, range balls, a traditional Irish “Mulligan” stew with all the fixin’s, dessert, an onsite cart girl to spread some good cheer, hot dogs at the turn and a pot o’gold for a lucky duffer. A “Big Break” style skills challenge will follow play. Cost is $180 per team or $45 per player. SkyRidge will also hold its annual “Gut Buster” Tournament on Saturday, March 26. Swing from the hips in this one, male players will play the black tees at 6,710 yards while the ladies will take a crack at 6,070 yards of golf course. Turn
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The Neah Bay girls basketball team advanced to state for the fifth straight year and the Quilcene girls stayed alive with victories in the Class 1B tridistrict tournament Tuesday night. The Neah Bay boys, meanwhile, was bumped into the consolation bracket in their playoff game Tuesday. The Sequim girls lost and will play a loser-out game Saturday while the Quilcene boys are done for the year after losing a tri-district consolation game Tuesday night.
Girls Basketball Neah Bay 64, NW Yeshiva 57 TACOMA — The Red Devils (21-1) advanced to state for the fifth consecutive year against Northwest Yeshiva at Mount Rainier Lutheran High School on Tuesday. Neah Bay, which trailed by two points at halftime but led by 12 during most of the fourth quarter, will play for the tri-district championship against Lopez Island on Friday at 8 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace High School in Edmonds.
Prep Playoffs The Red Devils jumped on Yeshiva 22-9 in the first quarter but were outscored 24-9 in the second period to trail 33-31 at the half. Neah Bay took control of the game, though, by outscoring Yeshiva 20-6 in the third quarter. Cherish Moss led four players in double figures for the Red Devils with 18 points while Merissa Murner had 16, Rebecca Thompson 11 and Courtney Winck 10. Milona Daby-Dov led Yeshiva with 22 points. Winck led on the boards with 14 rebounds, 11 on defense, while Murner had nine boards and four assists.
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Neah Bay 64, Northwest Yeshiva 57 Neah Bay NW Yeshiva
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Neah Bay (64) Thompson 11, Murner 16, Tyler 2, Winck 10, Ch. Moss 18, Ci. Moss 8, Allen 4. NW Yeshiva (57) Greenberg 11, Daby-Dav 22, Klamo 1, Owen 14, Friedland 5, Hasson 4.
Quilcene 49, Tulalip Heritage 43 MARYSVILLE — The Rangers kept their season alive with a gritty come-from-behind victory over the Hawks on Tuesday night. Leanne Weed scored a gamehigh 20 points and Sarah Bacchus added 16 for Quilcene. Turn
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PEORIA, Ariz. — Other than a new Mohawk-style haircut and a wispy beard, Mariners ace Felix Hernandez maintains that nothing much has changed in his life since he won the AL Cy Young Award. “A lot of people know me now,” said Hernandez, who threw his first pitches of spring training Tuesday, “but it’s not changing anything. Same life, same guy.” That seems just fine by Seattle manager Eric Wedge. “I would never take him for granted,” Wedge said. “He’s a special young man, with special ability and we’re proud to have him lead our pitching staff.”
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Compares to Sabathia Wedge recalls a similar situation when he managed in Cleveland and had a young and successful starting pitcher in C.C. Sabathia developing into a team leader. Hernandez seems to be evolving into that as well, often spending time with the younger Spanish-speaking players in the mornings before workouts and offering advice, or maybe just laughing with teammates who hang on his every word. Winning a Cy Young tends to give a player some major credibility. Couple that with the fact that Hernandez is charismatic in the clubhouse, and the
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Seattle pitcher Felix Hernandez, front, and other players participate in a drill during spring training Monday in Peoria, Ariz. foundation is set for him to become a central figure with the team. “I wouldn’t put that on him, but it’s there for him to take if he wants to,” Wedge said. “He’s very comfortable in his own skin, which that has to be a part of the equation, too.”
Opening Day starter Wedge has the right-hander locked in as the Opening Day starter and he and his coaches will put together a program of
pitching and rest for Hernandez. In the meantime, Hernandez is getting to know his new manager. “I told you, he’s intense,” Hernandez said. “See his eyes? Like he’s going to win. That’s good for us. We’ve got a lot of young people here and it’s tough.” But life is still pretty good for the man known throughout the big leagues as King Felix. “It’s my life, baseball, and I love it,” Hernandez said.
SEATTLE — Ken Griffey Jr. is returning to the Seattle Mariners as a special consultant less than a year after abruptly retiring from baseball. The Mariners made the announcement on Tuesday morning. Griffey’s role is still b e i n g defined, but he’ll be involved with the Mariners at spring training and the regular s e a s o n , Griffey along with visiting most of the Mariners minor-league affiliates. Team President Chuck Armstrong says that despite Griffey’s abrupt retirement last June when he simply issued a statement saying he was retiring, Griffey has been “steadfast in his desire to continue his relationship with the Mariners.” Griffey is also expected to be involved with marketing, broadcasting and community relations. Griffey retired midseason last year and drove off to his Florida home. He has not returned to Seattle since. “Kenny has come back home,” team President Chuck Armstrong said Tuesday. Turn
PT girls coach wants out of league COULD IT BE that Port Townsend athletics will call a different league home in 2012? If Port Townsend girls basketball coach Matt Randy Maag had his way, the Redskins Schubert would be doing so sooner than that. Fed up with how the schools’ current alignment treats his team out of the Olympic League, the sevenyear head coach wants instant change. “I think we need to move next year if possible,” said Maag, who champions a switch from the multi-classification Olympic to Class 1A Nisqually. “This year was just a disaster in my mind.” Of course, that isn’t a choice since Port Townsend is locked into the Olympic League through the end of this reclassification cycle (2010-12). But if ever an argument were to be made for the Redskins to switch leagues, the last two weeks of this year’s basketball season would be Exhibit A. That begins with the complete confusion concerning how Port Townsend qualified for postseason play. While one side (PT) thought the Redskins had to finish ahead of two 2A Olympic League teams to reach a playoff, the other (1A Nisqually athletic directors) thought the Redskins had to finish ahead
1A West Central District meetings. Thus, every time Kane lobbies for Port Townsend, he does so at a position of weakness. of three 2A teams. The trade-off: More opportunities for Port Townsend athletic director Patrick niche sports (e.g. wrestling, golf and swimKane didn’t get things resolved with ming), less travel time (and money) and Nisqually ADs until Feb. 1. stronger competition. And the final agreement resulted in an “It’s their league, they are protective of arduous road through the 1A tri-district. their schools,” Kane said of the 1A For the girls, a fifth-place finish (via a tie-breaker) among the Olympic 2As meant Nisqually. “They do understand our argument they had to win back-to-back loser-out [about] playing against teams that are one games to reach the double-elimination level or two levels above us. bracket. “I feel they listen and they are fair. That included an opening-round home game against the 1A Nisqually’s fifth-place Would I like to have it better? Yes. But I have to understand and justify their side of team. it, too.” The farthest Olympic League school Three loser-out wins from Port Townsend is North Mason in For the boys, fifth place required three Belfair. straight loser-out victories to get to doubleMeanwhile, the 1A Nisqually includes elimination. five schools east of the Tacoma Narrows “I don’t think a fifth-place Olympic bridges and a ferry trip (Vashon Island). League team and fifth-place Nisqually While that has worked for archrival team are on the same level,” Maag said. Chimacum — a 1A Nisqually member for “To go from there to essentially a 12th seed in a loser-out game [in the 1A tri-dis- years — it has not been the choice of Port trict] was asking way too much of the kids. Townsend administrators as a 1A school during the past two classification cycles. “It feels like they didn’t get a real “We have to work for it for a year and chance to compete at the level they comwe have to make a decision for 2012-2014,” peted at.” said Kane, charged with making recomAs the smallest members of the multimendations to the school board. classification Olympic League, the Class “From my perspective as a [boys soccer] 1A Redskins often get the short end of the coach, I’d prefer to stay in the Olympic stick. At every turn, they are the minority, be League because it’s in our back yard. Howit as the lone 1A at Olympic League meet- ever, I can’t speak for the group. ings or the lone Olympic League school at Turn to Schubert/B3
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Today Boys Basketball: Sequim vs. Renton in first round of West Central District Tournament at Foss High School in Tacoma, 6 p.m.; Port Angeles vs. Sumner in first round of West Central District Tournament at Foss High School in Tacoma, 8 p.m. Men’s Basketball: Peninsula College at Whatcom, 7 p.m. Women’s Basketball: Peninsula College at Whatcom, 5 p.m.
Thursday Girls Basketball: Port Angeles vs. Olympic West Central District Tournament at Foss High School in Tacoma, 6 p.m.
Friday Boys Basketball: Sequim and Port Angeles at West Central District Tournament in championship second round if they win on Wednesday; Neah Bay and Quilcene in second round of tridistrict tournament. Girls Basketball: Neah Bay and Quilcene in second round of tri-district tournament. Wrestling: Mat Classic XXII state championships for all classifications at Tacoma Dome, 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. sessions. Boys Swimming: Port Angeles and Sequim at state championships at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way, Class 2A preliminaries start at 2:30 p.m.. Gymnastics: Port Angeles at state championships at Tacoma Dome, Class 2A 1:15 p.m. and 6:05 p.m. march-ins.
GIRLS BASKETBALL 4A Greater Spokane District 8 First Round 4A Southwest District 4 Auburn Riverside 64, Bethel 40 Bellarmine Prep 40, Auburn 29 Emerald Ridge 47, Rogers (Puyallup) 45 Federal Way 75, Tahoma 40 Kentwood 58, Evergreen (Seattle) 53 South Kitsap 64, Todd Beamer 51 Gonzaga Prep 71, Ferris 54 Lewis and Clark 82, Mead 53 3A Northwest District 1 Lynnwood 72, Shorewood 38 Consolation Semifinal Ferndale 50, Meadowdale 44, OT 3A Sea King District 2 Second Round Holy Names 74, Juanita 41 Lakeside (Seattle) 40, Liberty (Renton) 27 Mercer Island 65, Cleveland 62 Seattle Prep 52, Mount Si 43 3A Greater Spokane District 8 North Central 40, University 24 3A West Central-Southwest Bi-District Enumclaw 55, Camas 49, OT Wilson, Woodrow 61, Kelso 35 2A Northwest District 1 Semifinal Burlington-Edison 55, Archbishop Murphy 39 2A Southwest District 4 North Thurston 58, Mark Morris 45 Semifinal River Ridge 51, W. F. West 32 2A West Central District Olympic 66, Sequim 54 1A Southwest District 4 Elma 72, Hoquiam 53 1A Tri-District Second Round Bellevue Christian 45, Vashon Island 25 King’s 57, Cascade Christian 52 Seattle Christian 37, Nooksack Valley 26 2B Bi-County League Eastlake 66, Inglemoor 53 LaConner 46, Evergreen Lutheran 36 1B Tri-District Consolation Semifinal Mt. Rainier Lutheran 48, Christian Faith 36 Quilcene 47, Tulalip Heritage 41 Semifinal Lopez 45, Highland Christian Prep 32 Neah Bay 64, Northwest Yeshiva 57
Area Sports Bowling Sequim Olympic Lanes Feb. 9 Les Schwab Mixed Men’s High Game: Tim Whitteker, 197 Men’s High Series: Pete Centeno, 551 Women’s High Game: Hannah DeBello, 121 Women’s High Series: Sherrie Curfman, 333 League Leaders: Sequim Olympic Lanes Feb. 8 Wall Street Journal Men’s High Game: Dirk Johnson, 191 Men’s High Series: George Kennedy, 514 Women’s High Game: Lynda Everett, 179 Women’s High Series: Lynda Everett, 474 Feb. 8 Sunlanders 1 Men’s High Game: Jim Coulter, 189 Men’s High Series: Ray DeJong, 544 Women’s High Game: Kathleen DeJong, 192 Women’s High Series: Cheryl Coulter, 494 League Leaders: Guttersnipes Feb. 9 First Federal Senior Snipers Men’s High Game: Jay Cameron, 218 Men’s High Series: Jay Cameron, 561 Women’s High Game: Eva Rider, 164 Women’s High Series: Chris Getchman, 413
Clallam County Special Olympics had two basketball teams from the Clallam County Orcas program place in the Southwest Regional Tournament last weekend in Bremerton. The Seniors Unified team, above, won the gold medal and advanced to the Winter Games for a chance to compete for the state title. Members of the team, back row from left, are coach Fred Petty, Kaleb McCartney, Jessica Madison, Stacey Carver, Tristan Isett and Evan Angenendt. Front row from left, Blake Yacklin, Aidan Petty, Hannah Geiger and Brady Priest. The unified team is made up of Special Olympic athletes who are under 22, who have or are now attending Port Angeles High School or Sequim High School, and partners who all attend Port Angeles High School. The Orcas Masters 6 division team captured bronze at regionals.
Feb. 10 Thursday 9 Pin No Tap Men’s High Game: George Kennedy, 251 Men’s High Series: Cliff Silliman, 560 Women’s High Game: Ginny Bowling, 224 Women’s High Series: Lynda Everett, 463
Basketball Port Angeles Parks and Recreation Men’s League Game One Langston Professional Services 107, Seven Cedars Casino 55 Leading Scorers: Greg Glasser, 46; Art Green, 31; Jace Moses, 12; Nick Brunk, 12 Game Two Irwin Dental Center 80, Blue Sharks 60 Leading Scorers: Kasey Ulin, 20; Jay Bryan, 16; Chris Stone, 15; Brent Bevers, 15
Golf Peninsula Golf Club Feb. 12 Sub Par One Hole Each Nine Individual Gross: Dupuis, 67; Botero, 69 Individual Net: Senf, 62; Hardin, 63; Atwell, 63; Duran, 64; Duncan, 65 Team Gross: Dupius/Hardin, 65; Dupuis/ Hoover, 65; Dupuis/Botero, 66; Dupuis/Triggs, 66 Feb. 13 Better Nine Individual Gross: Petersen, 35; Lusk, 35; Leffers, 36 Individual Net: Senf, 31; Santiago, 311⁄2; Anselmo, 321⁄2; Peabody, 33; Lindberg, 33; Triggs, 331⁄2; Wahlsten, 331⁄2; Dundon, 34; Duncan, 34 Skyridge Golf Course Feb. 13 Better Nine Individual Net: Reeves, 331⁄2; Ferrie, 34; Madsen, 341⁄2; Boucher, 35; Bowling, 351⁄2; Garvey, 351⁄2; Solomon 36
Volleyball Jan. 26 Coed Results Olympic Medical Center (2) Northwest Wood (1): (23-25)(25-23)(27-25) Joyce General Store (2) Elwha River Casino (1): (25-20)(20-25)(25-20) McCrorie Carpet One (3), Fitness West (0): (25-15) (25-23) (25-14)
College Basketball NWAACC Standings MEN North Division Div. Peninsula 10-2 Skagit Valley 10-2 Bellevue 9-2 Whatcom 8-3 Shoreline 5-6 Seattle 4-8 Edmonds 3-8 Everett 2-10 Olympic 1-11 Today’s Games Shoreline at Seattle Edmonds at Everett Bellevue at Skagit Valley Peninsula at Whatcom WOMEN North Division Div. X- Skagit Valley 11-1 Bellevue 10-1 Whatcom 9-2 Everett 8-4 Edmonds 5-6 Seattle 4-8 Olympic 2-10 Peninsula 2-10 Shoreline 1-10 Today’s Games Shoreline at Seattle Edmonds at Everett Bellevue at Skagit Valley Peninsula at Whatcom
Overall 15-6 12-9 14-6 16-4 12-9 5-15 5-14 2-17 2-17
AP Men’s Top 25
RECORD PTS 1 Kansas (22) 24-1 1,549 2 Ohio State (14) 24-1 1,536 3 Texas (23) 22-3 1,535 4 Pittsburgh (6) 23-2 1,478 5 Duke 23-2 1,348 6 San Diego State 25-1 1,256 7 Brigham Young 24-2 1,217 8 Notre Dame 21-4 1,212 9 Georgetown 20-5 1,103 10 Wisconsin 19-5 1,044 11 Purdue 20-5 941 12 Arizona 21-4 795 13 Connecticut 19-5 786 14 Florida 20-5 775 15 Villanova 19-6 710 16 Louisville 19-6 683 17 Syracuse 20-6 496 18 Vanderbilt 18-6 471 19 North Carolina 18-6 420 20 Missouri 19-6 404 21 Texas A&M 19-5 377 22 Kentucky 17-7 320 23 Temple 19-5 208 24 Xavier 18-6 83 25 Utah State 23-3 75 * Others receiving votes: West Virginia 58, Saint Mary’s 52, Coastal Carolina 32, UCLA 32, George Mason 28, St. John’s 26, Washington 23, Alabama 13, Florida State 11, Marquette 6, Baylor 5, Belmont 5, Colorado State 5, Minnesota 4, UNLV 3
Women’s Top 25 RECORD PTS 1 Baylor (24) 23-1 982 2 Connecticut (15) 24-1 972 3 Stanford (1) 22-2 918 4 Tennessee 24-2 881 5 Texas A&M 21-2 838 6 Xavier 21-2 776 7 Duke 23-2 755 8 Notre Dame 22-4 729 9 UCLA 21-2 679 10 DePaul 23-3 638 11 Michigan State 22-3 609 12 North Carolina 22-4 510 13 Miami (FL) 22-3 504 14 Oklahoma 18-6 447 15 Florida State 20-5 428 16 Maryland 20-5 355 17 Green Bay 24-1 354 18 Georgetown 20-6 338 19 Kentucky 19-6 303 20 Iowa State 17-7 179 21 West Virginia 20-6 170 22 Marquette 19-5 156 23 Penn State 21-6 138 24 Marist 22-2 106 25 Gonzaga 22-4 52 *Others receiving votes: Iowa 40, Houston 38, Georgia 34, Georgia Tech 19, Louisiana Tech 17, Temple 16, St. John’s 10, Boston College 3, Vanderbilt 3, Brigham Young 2, Princeton 1
Basketball NBA Overall 8-4 17-4 13-8 12-9 9-10 5-15 5-15 5-16 5-14
Today 8:30 a.m. (47) GOLF EPGA, Dubai Desert Classic, Final Round, Site: Emirates Golf Club - Dubai, UAE 4 p.m. (26) ESPN Basketball NCAA, Louisville vs. Cincinnati, Site: Fifth Third Arena - Cincinnati (Live) 4 p.m. (27) ESPN2 Basketball NCAA, Duke vs. Virginia Site: John Paul Jones Arena - Charlottesville, Va. (Live) 6 p.m. (26) ESPN Basketball NBA, Denver Nuggets vs. Milwaukee Bucks, Site: Bradley Center - Milwaukee, Wis. (Live) 6 p.m. (27) ESPN2 Basketball NCAA, Oklahoma State vs. Texas, Site: Erwin Special Events Center - Austin, Texas (Live) 7 p.m. (25) FSNW Basketball NCAA, Central Washington vs. Western Washington (Live) 8 p.m. (27) ESPN2 Basketball NCAA, St. Mary’s vs. San Diego, Site: Jenny Craig Pavillion - San Diego (Live)
Northeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA 57 31 19 7 69 175 139 58 31 20 7 69 153 146 55 27 22 6 60 164 164 57 24 27 6 54 148 177 57 18 30 9 45 129 190 Southeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 57 34 17 6 74 175 176 Washington 57 29 18 10 68 153 143 Carolina 57 27 22 8 62 168 175 Atlanta 58 25 23 10 60 167 188 Florida 55 24 24 7 55 146 148 All Times PST NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Tuesday’s Games Buffalo 3, Montreal 2, SO N.Y. Islanders 4, Ottawa 3, SO Philadelphia 4, Tampa Bay 3, SO Toronto 4, Boston 3 San Jose 2, Nashville 1, OT Vancouver 4, Minnesota 1 Edmonton 4, Dallas 1 Today’s Games Toronto at Buffalo, 4 p.m. Carolina at New Jersey, 4 p.m. Los Angeles at Columbus, 4 p.m. Philadelphia at Florida, 4:30 p.m. Minnesota at Chicago, 5 p.m. Pittsburgh at Colorado, 6 p.m. Dallas at Calgary, 6:30 p.m. Washington at Anaheim, 7 p.m. Thursday’s Games Boston at N.Y. Islanders, 4 p.m. Los Angeles at N.Y. Rangers, 4 p.m. Detroit at Tampa Bay, 4:30 p.m. Vancouver at Nashville, 5 p.m. Montreal at Edmonton, 6 p.m. Atlanta at Phoenix, 6 p.m. Washington at San Jose, 7:30 p.m. Boston Montreal Buffalo Toronto Ottawa
Preps Tuesday’s Scores BOYS BASKETBALL 4A Northwest District 1 Consolation Semifinal Arlington 65, Kamiak 54 Lake Stevens 74, Edmonds-Woodway 69, 2OT 4A Sea-King District 2 Newport (Bellevue) 42, Redmond 41 4A Greater Spokane District 8 Ferris 89, Rogers (Spokane) 46 First Round Gonzaga Prep 79, Central Valley 63 3A Sea King District 2 Bellevue 67, Rainier Beach 63 Seattle Prep 61, Franklin 51 3A Greater Spokane District 8 North Central 68, Mt. Spokane 52 1A District 6/7 Colville 48, Okanogan 39 1A Tri-District Lynden Christian 53, Seattle Academy 32 Second Round Cascade Christian 56, Bellevue Christian 41 Nooksack Valley 61, University Prep 53 Vashon Island 58, King’s 53 2B Eastern Bi-District Semifinal LaConner 48, Chief Leschi 38 1B Southeast District 9 Consolation St. John-Endicott 61, Pomeroy 54 1B Tri-District Semifinal Mt. Rainier Lutheran 67, Neah Bay 59
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WESTERN CONFERENCE Northwest Division W L Pct GB Oklahoma City 35 19 .648 — Portland 31 24 .564 4½ Denver 31 25 .554 5 Utah 31 25 .554 5 Minnesota 13 42 .236 22½ Pacific Division W L Pct GB L.A. Lakers 38 18 .679 — Phoenix 27 26 .509 9½ Golden State 24 29 .453 12½ L.A. Clippers 20 35 .364 17½ Sacramento 13 39 .250 23
Southwest Division W L Pct GB San Antonio 46 9 .836 — Dallas 38 16 .704 7½ New Orleans 33 23 .589 13½ Memphis 31 26 .544 16 Houston 26 30 .464 20½ EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 39 14 .736 — New York 27 26 .509 12 Philadelphia 26 29 .473 14 New Jersey 17 39 .304 23½ Toronto 15 40 .273 25 Southeast Division W L Pct GB Miami 40 15 .727 — Atlanta 34 20 .630 5½ Orlando 35 21 .625 5½ Charlotte 24 32 .429 16½ Washington 15 38 .283 24 Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 37 16 .698 — Indiana 24 29 .453 13 Milwaukee 21 33 .389 16½ Detroit 20 36 .357 18½ Cleveland 9 46 .164 29 All Times PST Tuesday’s Games Miami 110, Indiana 103 Chicago 106, Charlotte 94 Memphis 102, Philadelphia 91 Oklahoma City 126, Sacramento 96 Phoenix 102, Utah 101 New Orleans at Golden State, 7:30 p.m. Today’s Games Washington at Orlando, 4 p.m. Miami at Toronto, 4 p.m. New Jersey at Boston, 4:30 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Cleveland, 4:30 p.m. Indiana at Detroit, 4:30 p.m. Atlanta at New York, 4:30 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Minnesota, 5 p.m. Sacramento at Dallas, 5:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Houston, 5:30 p.m. Golden State at Utah, 6 p.m. Denver at Milwaukee, 6 p.m. New Orleans at Portland, 7 p.m. Thursday’s Games San Antonio at Chicago, 5 p.m. Dallas at Phoenix, 7:30 p.m.
WESTERN CONFERENCE Northwest Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Vancouver 58 37 12 9 83 196 137 Calgary 59 29 22 8 66 177 173 Minnesota 56 30 21 5 65 147 149 Colorado 57 25 26 6 56 171 195 Edmonton 57 17 32 8 42 141 194 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Phoenix 58 30 19 9 69 165 162 Anaheim 57 32 21 4 68 159 157 Dallas 57 31 20 6 68 160 162 San Jose 58 31 21 6 68 160 152 LA 56 31 22 3 65 156 132 Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Detroit 56 34 16 6 74 187 163 Nashville 57 30 19 8 68 151 135 Chicago 56 28 22 6 62 177 158 Columbus 56 28 23 5 61 152 168 St. Louis 55 25 21 9 59 148 164 EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Philadelphia 56 37 14 5 79 186 142 Pittsburgh 58 35 19 4 74 173 141 Rangers 58 30 24 4 64 162 144 Islanders 57 21 29 7 49 155 189 New Jersey 56 22 30 4 48 120 158
Transactions Baseball Major League Baseball MLB: Suspended Boston minor league RHP William Abreu (Dominican Summer League) and free agent minor league RHP Joseph Carpabire 50 games each for testing positive for each tested positive for performance-enhancing substances. American League Boston Red Sox: Traded RHP Robert Coello to the Chicago Cubs for 2B Tony Thomas. Cleveland Indians: Named Eduardo Perez and Jason Bere special assistants to baseball operations. New York Yankees: Announced RHP Brian Schlitter was claimed off waivers by Philadelphia. National League Arizona Diamondbacks: Agreed to terms with INF Kelly Johnson on a one-year contract. New York Mets: Agreed to terms with RHP Jason Isringhausen on a minor league contract.
Football National Football League Arizona Cardinals: Named Louie Cioffi defensive backs coach. Baltimore Ravens: Designated DT Haloti Ngata as the franchise player. Kansas City Chiefs: Named Jim Zorn quarterbacks coach. New York Jets: Desinated LB David Harris as the franchise player. Philadelphia Eagles: Designated QB Michael Vick as the the franchise player and PK David Akers as the transition player. San Diego Chargers: Designated WR Vincent Jackson as the franchise player. Tennessee Titans: Named Chris Palmer offensive coordinator.
Hockey National Hockey League Atlanta Thrashers: Signed D Dustin Byfuglien to a contract extension through the 2015-16 season. Recalled D Paul Postma from Chicago (AHL). Carolina Hurricanes: Recalled D Brett Carson from Charlotte (AHL). Chicago Blackhawks: Recalled D Nick Leddy from Rockford (AHL). Columbus Blue Jackets: Assigned D John Moore to Springfield (AHL). Dallas Stars: Recalled F Toby Petersen from Texas (AHL) and activated him from injured reserve. Assigned F Francis Wathier to Texas. Recalled D Trevor Ludwig from Texas. Detroit Red Wings: Assigned RW Jan Mursak to Grand Rapids (AHL). Montreal Canadiens: Recalled D Brendon Nash from Hamilton (AHL). New Jersey Devils: Placed G Martin Brodeur on the injured reserve list, retroactive to Feb. 6. Ottawa Senators: Recalled F Erik Condra from Binghamton (AHL). Tampa Bay Lightning: Recalled D Mike Vernace from Norfolk (AHL). Vancouver Canucks: Recalled D Yann Sauve from Manitoba (AHL). Washington Capitals: Recalled D Patrick McNeill from Hershey (AHL).
Peninsula Daily News
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
The Sequim High School boys diving team did well at the West Central District championships in Federal Way last weekend. District meet. Connor Christianson and Ezra Perkins qualified for state while Austin Clement and Cameron Harrison also scored high. Christianson, a junior, claimed third overall with a score of 290.25 while Perkins, a senior, came in fourth with a score of 284.60. Clement earned sixth with a score of 261.50 and Harrison came in ninth with a score of 222.65. “It was really fun to see three Sequim divers up on the awards podium,” diving coach Susan Craig said. “All the divers performed really well, and had a really good overall meet.” Pictured above are, from left, Clement, Harrison, Craig, Perkins and Christianson.
Early bird gets worm Registration discount for Rhody Run still available Peninsula Daily News
PORT TOWNSEND — Registration for Port Townsend’s Rhody Run XXXIII are already arriving, yet the May 22 race date is three months away. A special incentive discount fee is in effect through March 1 for early registrants using the race’s website. “People are getting ready for this popular run early, not just participants, but
the entire Rhody Run corps of volunteers,” said race director Jeni Little. More than 130 registrations have been logged. In 2010, the second largest number of finishers were recorded when 2,469 runners competed. Race-parent Port Townsend Marathon Association will be launching a three-run training series in tandem with other conditioning events in Jefferson
County leading up to race day. Martin Musson of Evergreen Fitness is the instructor for a semi-weekly program beginning March 28. For details go to www.evergreenfitness.net. The Port Townsend Athletic Club offers a Rhody Run Boot Camp starting April 11 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. To register for Boot Camp, go to www.ptathletic. com. For registration information, visit the Rhody Run website, www.rhodyrun. com.
Briefly . . . Presidents Day hoops tournament
Roosevelt Elementary School and the Vern Burton Community Center gym. This year’s tournament will have 49 teams participating, and is expected to bring 800 visitors to the PORT ANGELES — The area. 17th annual Presidents Day A total of 98 games will youth basketball tournabe played this weekend and ment will be held this are open to the public for a slight admission fee. weekend in sites throughGames get under way at out Port Angeles. Games will be played at 10 a.m. Saturday with final Port Angeles High School, games scheduled for late Stevens Middle School, Sunday afternoon.
Winners in each division will receive T-shirts along with a team plaque. For more information contact, Dan Estes at email@example.com.
Sequim standout PALO ALTO — Former Sequim High School state cross country champion Stephanie Marcy was named to the national allacademic team for Stanford.
Early registration fee (until March 1) for an adult is $25, and $10 for youth age 15 or younger. Between March 1 and May 20, the adult entry fee is $30 and for youth is $12. The 12-kilometer run starts and finishes at Fort Worden State Park, and the course is sanctioned by the USA Track and Field organization. Awards will be given to the top three overall and age division winners, male and female. Race-day events and times are posted at the Rhody Run website, www. rhodyrun.com.
before the 2009 season. He played 22 seasons in the major leagues and hit 630 home runs — fifth all-time behind Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth and Willie Mays. Griffey is at or near the top of nearly every offensive category in Mariners history. He is first in home runs (417); second in slugging percentage (.553), RBIs (1,216), doubles (341), total bases (3,495), runs (1,113), games (1,685) and at-bats (6,317); and third in hits (1,843). Griffey was the American League Most Valuable Player in 1997.
Quilcene 49, Tulalip Heritage 43
6 17 8 18 — 49 10 12 11 10 — 43 Individual Scoring
Quilcene (49) Weed 20, Bacchus 16, Turley 7, Beukes 2, Knutzen 2, Kaiser 2. Tulalip (43) Erik 11, Jones 8, Hatch 6, Fryberg 3, Enick 12, Jimicum 2, Bumgarner 2.
Olympic 66, Sequim 54 TACOMA — The Trojans puts the Wolves on the brink of elimination after pulling away in the fourth quarter of Tuesday night’s first round 2A Bi-District game. Lea Hopson scored a game-high 22 points, but that wasn’t enough to save the Wolves from a loss against their Olympic League rivals. The loss puts Sequim (15-9) in a loser-out game against the loser of Thursday night’s second round game between Foster and Eatonville. Olympic 66, Sequim 54 Sequim Olympic
11 16 9 18 — 54 14 17 10 25 — 66 Individual Scoring
Sequim (54) Balkan 7, Haupt 4, Hopson 22, Harrison 14, Zabaraschuk 7. Olympic (66) Lagat 4, Quitevis 11, Jones 4, Taporco 3, Payne 10, Jackson 17, Halstead 17.
Boys Basketball Mt. Rainier 67, Neah Bay 59
TACOMA — The Red Devils (19-3) were bumped into the consolation bracket Marcy was one of three all-region runners for Stan- of the double-elimination tri-district tournament ford who helped lead the Cardinal to a Pac-10 cross- Tuesday. Neah Bay is scheduled to country title. To qualify for the USTF- play a loser-out game CCCA All-Academic Track against the winner between Christian Faith and Quiland Field Team, the stucene at Mountlake Terrace dent-athlete must have High School in Edmonds at compiled a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 10 a.m. on Friday. Neah Bay officials will and finished in the NCAA try to get the game postregion’s Top 15. poned until later in the day Marcy placed 11th in the region. Peninsula Daily News
Griffey: Back with Mariners Continued from B1 active player,” Griffey said in a prepared statement Armstrong said he and upon his retirement. “This has been on my Griffey first talked about the consulting position two mind recently but it’s not years ago during a trip to an easy decision to come by. I’d like to thank the Seattle Pebble Beach. Griffey retired abruptly Mariners organization for in June during a tumultu- allowing me to finish my ous season that included playing career where it reports of him sleeping in started.” Griffey, 41, debuted with the clubhouse during a game and clashing with the Mariners in 1989 as a manager Don Wakamatsu. 19-year-old. He played his He was hitting .184 with first 11 seasons in Seattle no home runs and seven before signing with the CinRBIs when he called it cinnati Reds. Griffey spent the second quits. “I’ve come to a decision half of the 2008 season with today to retire from Major the Chicago White Sox. He League Baseball as an returned to the Mariners
Continued from B1 so they don’t have to get going so early in the mornThe Rangers outscored ing to make the 10 a.m. Tulalip 18-10 in the fourth time. In Tuesday’s game, host quarter to move within a win of its first state trip Mount Rainier Christian led 31-20 at halftime and never since 2004. “Tonight’s game was a looked back. Mount Rainier very intense and physical, upped the lead to 48-34 after hard-fought game,” Rangers three periods of play. Mount Rainier scorched coach Joe Whitsett said. “We made huge improve- the nets by making 20-of-41 ments. [It was] one of our 2-point baskets and was best boxing out and rebound- 5-of-13 from beyond the 3-point line while the Red ing games yet.” The victory puts Quil- Devils shot just 19-of-50 in cene (13-9) in a winner-to- 2s and 4-of-19 in 3s. Neah Bay’s Drexler state, loser-out contest Friday at Mountlake Terrace Doherty had another monster game, scoring 26 points High School. The Rangers will play but still missing game-scorHighland Christian, a 45-32 ing honors by two points. Andrew Wolf took those loser to Lopez Island in winner’s bracket action Tuesday honors with 28 points. Titus Pascua added 11 night, at 4 p.m. The winner of that game point. Drexler also grabbed plays for the Class 1B Tri- seven rebounds and had District’s third and fourth four assists while Eli Monseeds to the state regionals. tette and Michael Dulik had eight rebounds each.
He was the centerpiece of the 1995 Mariners team that rallied from a huge September deficit to catch the Angels in the AL West standings. They beat the Angels in a one-game playoff to reach the postseason and beat the New York Yankees in five games to advance to the American League Championship Series. Griffey, along with his 1995 teammates, is largely credited with renewing local interest in the team, leading to the construction of Safeco Field and, it is often said, saving professional baseball in Seattle.
Mt. Rainier Christ. 67, Neah Bay 59 Neah Bay Mt. Rainier
12 8 14 25 — 59 15 16 17 19 — 67 Individual Scoring
Neah Bay (59) Debari 6, Jimmicum 4, Manuel 4, Greene 2, Dulik 2, Doherty 26, Pascua 11, Monette 4. Mt. Rainier Christian (67) Greenwood 12, Neumiller 8, Hallenberg 3, Wolf 28, Murphy 2, Bagley 14.
Christian Faith 55, Quilcene 49 FEDERAL WAY — The Rangers saw their season come to an end after dropping a loser-out 1B Tri-District game against the Eagles on Tuesday night. Brandon Bancroft scored a team-high 24 points and Mason Jordan added 13 for the Rangers, who had a hard time stopping Drew Conley. The 6-foot-8 post went off for a game-high 30 points, scoring inside and out against a Quilcene team that couldn’t quite keep up offensively. “We just had a rough time shooting the ball tonight,” Quilcene coach Mark Thompson said. “It was kind of the story of our season.” The Rangers ended up going two and out in the 1B Tri-District, their first postseason appearance after a one-year hiatus. They graduate two seniors in C.J. Schreier and Brancroft, the latter a 1,000-point scorer for Quilcene. “We’ve got a lot of kids that are coming up,” Thompson said. “We might struggle a little bit next year depending upon how hard they want to work, but the year after and the year after that are looking pretty good. “It was a good experience for our yougner guys to get a taste of playoff basketball. We’ll see how hard they want to work this summer.”
Carman: Golf Continued from B1 Caddyshack redux
Players will receive golf, range balls, lunch, entry into a honey pot, four KP holes and a long putt competition on the 18th hole. Cost for this individual medal-play tourney is $55 per person.
Discovery Bay ladies The Discovery Bay Ladies Club recently met to discuss the upcoming season of play. That group will begin play on Thursday, April 7. Check-in is set for 9:30 a.m. with play getting underway at 10 a.m. To join the ladies, phone the clubhouse at 360-385-0704.
It would be remiss of me to fail to pass on the photo of John Daly’s new golf bag. You can view the Caddyshakc inspired, Al Czervik-like creation at plixi. com/p/75888601. Daly, who has had his struggles with alcoholic drinks, is thinking about getting it equipped with his new drinking vice, Diet Coke. You continue to amaze me, Mr. Daly.
________ Michael Carman is the golf columnist for the Peninsula Daily News. He can be reached at 360417-3527 or at pdngolf@gmail. com.
Schubert: Grahn makes mark at 1A regional Continued from B1 Marcus Deyo of Castle Rock in the final. Down 5-0 at one point in “I think it depends on the first round to Deyo, the individual sports, who Grahn rallied for a 7-5 win has what to offer for what program. For now, I’m not and top seed in Mat Classic weighing in.” XXIII this weekend in Tacoma. Regional champs “Someone else may have let down, and [thought], ‘You Inadvertent as it may know I’ve lost,’ longtime have been, we gave Forks’ Cutter Grahn short shrift in Forks head coach Bob Wheeler said. “He didn’t do Sunday’s wrap-up of that. He pushed the other regional wrestling. The Spartans junior has kid until the other kid did been ranked near the top of that. Cutter still believed he was going to win and he Class 1A at 119 pounds all winter by washingtonwres- came back and he did.” Such mental toughness tlingreport.com. is paramount once wrestlers He claimed his third get under the lights at the straight regional title after Tacoma Dome. knocking off fifth-ranked
Few know that better than Wheeler, who has coached 50 of Forks’ 52 state placers. Grahn and Port Angeles’ Nathan Cristion — the Peninsula’s other regional champ — headline a group of 10 area male wrestlers and one female grappler (Sequim’s Amariah Clift) headed for the Mat Classic. Look for more on Grahn and the other participating Peninsula wrestlers in future editions of the PDN.
PT shut out One school you likely won’t hear from at Mat Classic XXIII will be Port Townsend.
For the first time in 14 years, Port Townsend was unable to qualify any of its wrestlers for state. Justin Mead came close at 119 pounds, taking fourth to qualify as an alternate. Barring any injuries at that weight between now and Friday, nary a Redskin will wrestle in the Tacoma Dome. “We thought going in to the tournament that we had one real good shot and then several outside chances,” Port Townsend coach Joey Johnson said. “For the most part the kids wrestled about as well as they could and really wrestled hard.
“The lack of experience, however, was the deciding factor in this tournament.” The Redskins’ streak of state participants was the second-longest on the Peninsula to Forks. The Spartans have had at least one wrestler at state dating all the way back to 1983 at the earliest. (Side note: That 1983 year cannot be completely verified since a full bracket is unavailable. All we know for certain is no Forks wrestlers placed.)
Winning habits The Neah Bay girls basketball team gets it done on the court and in class.
The Red Devils were named WIAA Outstanding Scholar Athletes this winter after reaching a team grade point average of 3.5 or better. Neah Bay’s girls have been WIAA Distinguished Scholar Athletes the past few years, but never broke the 3.5 mark. Not only did the Red Devils (21-1 overall) do that this season, they also finished unbeaten in NOL play for the third straight year.
________ Matt Schubert is the outdoors and sports columnist for the Peninsula Daily News. His column regularly appears on Thursdays and Fridays. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Peninsula Daily News for Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Politics & Environment
Foreign takeover another seismic shift for NYSE Peninsula Daily News news services
NEW YORK — On the tickers snaking above the New York Stock Exchange’s old wooden trading floor, the big news Tuesday was the exchange itself. Deutsche Boerse would indeed be buying the Big Board, the electronic ticker said, confirming reports that broke last week. The proposed acquisition by its German rival was another sign of capitalism’s gravitational shift away from New York. Duncan Niederauer, NYSE Euronext chief executive, appeared on the floor after the announcement Tuesday and reassured traders that their historic venue would not be going anywhere, but there were still plenty of mixed feelings. “There’s a lot going on in here,” said longtime trader Ted Weisberg, pointing at his head. “What’s sad is that you have an institution of this stature that for whatever reasons finds it necessary to
be part of a larger organization, rather than a standalone organization.” The all-stock deal values NYSE Euronext at about $10 billion. NYSE Euronext shareholders would receive 0.47 share of the new company for each share they currently own. Deutsche Boerse shareholders would own 60 percent of the new entity. The combined company would be able to slash $400 million in annual operating costs and would be in better position to compete against other stock exchanges. The new company would be incorporated in the Netherlands with dual headquarters in New York and the German financial capital of Frankfurt.
No name yet Underscoring the political sensitivity of the issue, a name has not been settled upon. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., called for
NYSE to be first in the exchange’s new name. The takeover by a foreign rival is the latest seismic shift to strike the NYSE. Founded in 1792 under a buttonwood tree, not far from the current building at Wall and Broad streets, the NYSE, along with other U.S. exchanges, has had to revamp itself in recent years to fend off dozens of upstart electronic rivals offering faster and cheaper stock trades. The exchange transformed itself from a member-run organization into a publicly traded company in 2006 and bought a European rival the following year. And though the NYSE is the most famous place in the world for trading stocks, that business has been on a long decline, the victim of both regulation and off-site computer technology. The new company would derive the biggest chunk of its revenue — 37 percent — from trading in deriva-
tives, sophisticated financial instruments that derive their value from other assets. “We’ve already said we cannot rely on [stock trading], which is what takes place on the floor that everyone sees every day. That cannot be our core strategy in the long run,” Niederauer said. This deal is politically sensitive because the NYSE’s headquarters have been a prominent patriotic symbol since the September 2001 terrorist attacks a few blocks away. An American flag flies over every trading station. A black prisoner of war flag hangs over the entire floor. Domenic Digesaro, who runs a food cart just across from the exchange with an American flag sticker on the side, expressed shock that the deal could happen. “When I heard, I was like, ‘What?!’” Digesaro said. “I didn’t know people could buy into the stock exchange. I thought it was a U.S. thing.”
Giants Qwest, CenturyLink expect merger by April 1 The Associated Press
DENVER — Qwest Communications International Inc. said Tuesday it is planning for its buyout by CenturyLink Inc. to close April 1. Edward Mueller, chairman and CEO of Denverbased Qwest, said “substantial progress” has been made to date on the proposed merger of the two telecoms.
He noted that the deal has been approved by 18 states, with four to go. Federal Communications Commission action on the buyout is expected after that. “While the timing of the receipt of these approvals cannot be predicted with certainty, we currently expect to receive all required approvals in the first quarter and are planning toward an April 1 clos-
ing date,” Mueller said in a statement. Monroe, La.-based CenturyLink agreed to buy Qwest in April 2010 in a deal currently valued at about $22 billion, including a $10.6 billion stock swap. Qwest, which provides telephone service in 14 states in the West and Midwest, services 1.3 million telephone lines in Washington state, making it the state’s largest local
phone company. CenturyLink is the fourth-largest local phone company in the United States and the third-largest in Washington state. It services 200,000 phone lines in Washington state’s smaller cities and in rural area such as the Forks-West End area of Clallam County and the Quilcene-Brinnon area of Jefferson County.
Starbucks announces brew-up of single-serve coffee in hotels The Associated Press
SEATTLE — Starbucks Corp. has brewed up a deal to provide single-serve coffee to half a million hotel rooms, a major step into a small but fast-growing market. The company announced Tuesday that it will provide coffee for Courtesy Products’ CVI single-serve coffee systems beginning this fall. The companies did not disclose the value of
the deal. Starbucks has tried to reach a wider array of coffee drinkers, recently adding its Via instant coffee line. The company said customers should “look for further announcements” as it expands further into the single-serve business. The deal follows reports last weekend that Starbucks was in talks with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters to provide coffee
for its popular Keurig Brewing system. “At this very early stage, there are numerous contenders and no demonstrated, long-term winners related to either format or machines,” Jeff Hansberry, president of Starbucks Consumer Products Group, said in a statement. Starbucks wants to expand in the segment as it ends its agreement with Kraft Foods Inc., under
which Starbucks provides coffee discs for Kraft Foods’ Tassimo one-cup brewer. Kraft also distributes the coffee giant’s products to retailers through this agreement. Starbucks plans to end the partnership March 1, but the termination remains mired in a legal dispute. Courtesy Products is a privately held company based in St. Louis.
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Vigor Industrial LLC — which operates a shiprepair company in Port Angeles — said its $130 million purchase of Todd Shipyards Corp. is complete. Seattle-based Todd will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Portlandbased Vigor and will operate as Vigor Shipyards Inc. Steve Welch, former CEO of Todd, will become president of the division. “This creates a strengthened presence for the company and the industry in the Puget Sound region and the Northwest, which is great for our customers, our employees, our communities and our economy,” said Welch in a statement. Vigor announced its purchase of the 94-yearold Seattle shipyard in December, subject to a stock tender offer that was completed this month. Vigor paid $22.27 per share for Todd. Vigor operates Washington Marine Repair in Port Angeles; Vigor Marine LLC and Cascade General at the Portland Shipyard in Portland; and Vigor Marine Tacoma in the Port of Tacoma.
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SEQUIM — Best Friend Nutrition, 680 W. Washington St., will host a dog food demonstration from Natures Logic, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The public is invited to attend along with their dogs to learn about this premium line of pet foods. Folks will also be able to take home samples, receive coupons and enter a drawing for free prodRed Lion Hotel ucts. SPOKANE — The For more information, board of directors for the phone the store at 360Red Lion Hotels Corp. has 681-8458 or visit www. removed the word “interim” from the title of bestfriendnutrition.com. President and CEO Jon Nonferrous metals E. Eliassen. NEW YORK — Spot nonfer“The board is very rous metal prices Tuesday. pleased with the strides Aluminum - $1.1266 per lb., Red Lion has made under London Metal Exch. Jon’s leadership,” board Copper - $4.6026 Cathode chairman Donald Barbieri full plate, LME. said in a statement. Copper - $4.5315 N.Y. Merc Eliassen became presi- spot Tue. Lead - $2630.00 metric ton, dent and CEO of the SpoLondon Metal Exch. kane-based company in Zinc - $1.1239 per lb., LonJanuary 2010, succeeding don Metal Exch. Anupam Narayan. He has Gold - $1372.75 Handy & Harman (only daily quote). been a member of Red Gold - $1373.60 troy oz., NY Lion’s board since 2003. Merc spot Tue. Before joining Red Silver - $30.705 Handy & Lion, Eliassen was presiHarman (only daily quote). dent and CEO of the SpoSilver - $30.693 troy oz., N.Y. kane Area Economic Merc spot Tue. Platinum - $1845.00 troy oz., Development Council. N.Y. (contract). He retired in 2003 as Platinum - $1831.60 troy oz., senior vice president and N.Y. Merc spot Tue. chief financial officer of Peninsula Daily News Avista Corp. and The Associated Press The Red Lion network includes 43 hotels in eight states — including the peninsuladailynews.com Red Lion Hotel in Port Angeles — and one Cana-
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SAN FRANCISCO — The use of nitrous oxide, or laughing gas, during childbirth fell out of favor in the United States decades ago. Just two hospitals — the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle and the University of California Medical Center in San Francisco — still offer it. But interest in returning the dentist office staple to the delivery room is growing. More hospitals plan to start offering it, the federal government is reviewing it and, after a long hiatus, the equipment needed to administer it is expected to hit the market soon. Though nitrous oxide is commonly used for labor pain relief in Canada, Great
Britain and other countries, it's been all but abandoned in the United States in favor of other options, such as epidurals. With an epidural, medication to block pain seeps through a tube into space surrounding the spinal cord. Because it must be administered by an anesthesiologist, an epidural is significantly more expensive than nitrous oxide. Both are covered by insurance. Judith Bishop a certified nurse midwife at the UC San Francisco Medical Center and a leader in the effort to reintroduce nitrous oxide for labor, said nitrous oxide is no silver bullet — it “takes the edge off” pain rather than eliminates it. But Bishop and other advocates say it should be among the options offered to
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Free risk management workshop on tap in PT Peninsula Daily News
PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson Community School and 4-H After School Forestry Program will cosponsor a free, one-day risk management workshop for educators who work or have a desire to work with outdoor youth programs. The workshop will be held in the Great Hall of Jefferson Community School, 280 Quincy St., from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26. The presentation will be facilitated by Victor Paz, expedition coordinator at Jefferson Community School. Participants can exchange ideas, share expe-
he educational programming is experientialbased, so students participate in day and overnight expeditions locally and around the North Olympic Peninsula. riences and network while discussing and analyzing topics such as insurance, program development and management, crisis management, international travel, leader judgment and participant medical screening.
Resources on various other topics will be made available courtesy of the WMI Wilderness Risk Management Conference 2010. Jefferson Community School is an accredited independent school with sixth through 12th grades. The educational programming is experientialbased, so students participate in day and overnight expeditions locally and around the North Olympic Peninsula. They also take extended national and international expeditions each year. For more information and to register, phone Paz at 360-390-8576 or e-mail v p a z @ j e f f e r s o n communityschool.com.
Youth suicide prevention session to be held in PA Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Responding to the recent suicides of two students, the Port Angeles School District has scheduled a second session next week with Sue Eastgard, youth suicide prevention specialist. The session will be held in the Port Angeles High School Library, 304 E. Park Ave., from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. The first program was held Feb. 10. Tuesday’s discussion session is open to students,
parents and community members who may have questions or are seeking information about how to respond to and support their children, particularly in times of crisis. Counselors, administrators and suicide prevention educators will be available at this meeting. “We have brought in extra counselors to provide support and attention to students and staff,” said Jane Pryne, superintendent of Port Angeles schools. “Our counselors and administration are work-
ing closely with community agencies to ensure the safety and welfare of every student. “The school district staff will do everything possible to respond to a student crisis. “Please feel free to call any of our counselors with your questions or concerns,” Pryne said. “Your child’s counselor can also direct you to other community resources, if needed.” You may also reach administrators by phoning 360-565-3700, the superintendent said.
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able on election day at the Nordland General Store from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Those unable to vote at the store can mail ballots to the foundation at Box 155, Nordland, WA 98358. One must be a permanent Marrowstone Island resident to vote or serve on the board. Individuals can nominate themselves. Nominees must have consented to serve before being nominated. Those elected will serve for three years without compensation. For more information, phone Karen Sherwood at 360-385-9043, Vern Starks at 360-385-2223 or Gladys Heinzinger at 360-385-9049.
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Priscilla Eastman, seated, displays a cake that had been made to honor her 100th blood donation Monday. Unfortunately, she was not able to give blood Monday, so her number of donations stand at 99 — a feat accomplished by donating blood about every two months since 1989. Standing behind Eastman is Cecilia Stevens, volunteer coordinator for the Puget Sound Blood Center. The two were at the Vern Burton Community Center in Port Angeles.
Briefly . . . Bird count set for Friday to Monday
BRINNON — The Brinnon School District is accepting applications for a school board vacancy to fill an unexpired term ending in November. SEQUIM — Olympic Those interested may Peninsula Audubon Society request an application by and the Dungeness River phoning Dalila Dowd at Audubon Center are seek360-796-4646. ing North Olympic PeninApplicants must be U.S. sula birdwatchers to participate in the Great Backyard citizens, registered voters and residents of Brinnon. Bird Count from Friday to Applications must be Monday. submitted to Brinnon For this count, particiSchool District, 46 Schoolpants can tally the birds in their backyard or other loca- house Road., Brinnon, WA 98320, by Tuesday. tions, then enter the data online at www.birdcount. Serve the island org. A free bird walk and bird NORDLAND — The count orientation will be Marrowstone Island Founheld at the Dungeness River dation is seeking nominaAudubon Center, 2151 W. tions of island residents to Hendrickson Road, from serve on its board of direc10 a.m. to noon Saturday. tors. Families and less-skilled Nominations are open bird identifiers are encouruntil Feb. 28. aged to participate. Applications are availThe event is open to the able at the Nordland Genpublic, and binoculars are eral Store, 7180 Flagler available for loan. Road. To register for the bird Elections will be held walk, phone the river center Tuesday, March 15. A ballot box will be availat 360-681-4076.
ONP crash revisited PORT ANGELES — The Olympic National Park Visitor Center, 3002 Mount Angeles Road, will host a discussion of the 1975 crash of an Air Force cargo plane in the eastern part of Olympic National Park at 7 p.m. Thursday.
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Port Angeles Today Dance lessons by appointment — Phone Carol Hathaway at 360-460-3836 or e-mail email@example.com. German conversation — All ages invited to German chat group. Must speak and understand German. Discussion topics include current events, music, food and other topics. Phone 360-457-0614 or 360808-1522. Biz Builders — August Glass office building, 312 E. Fifth St., 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Open to business representatives. Phone 360-460-0313. Walk-in vision clinic — Information for visually
impaired and blind people, including accessible technology display, library, Braille training and various magnification aids. Vision Loss Center, Armory Square Mall, 228 W. First St., Suite N. Phone for an appointment 360-457-1383 or visit www.visionlossservices. org/vision.
Retired park ranger George Bowen of Hoodsport will lead the slide show presentation and talk. The event is free and open to the public. Bowen served as the park’s East District ranger from the early 1970s until his retirement in 1993 and was a member of the search-and-recovery team following the crash. Flying southbound over the Olympic Mountains shortly before midnight March 20, 1975, the C-141A Starlifter, carrying 16 service members, crashed into 7,310-foot Warrior Peak on the northwest face of Mount Constance. The flight was en route to McChord Air Force Base near Tacoma, originating at Clark Air Base in the Philippines and making stops at Kadena and Yokota air bases in Japan. The crash remains the single largest loss of life in the history of Olympic National Park.
Hospice series set SEQUIM — Volunteer
Hospice of Clallam County will hold a six-week series of programs to provide an overview of the death and dying process and community resources for coping with a loss. The programs will be held Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church starting March 3 and continuing through April 7. The program includes “Attitudes About Death and Dying” with Gary Lepak, “The Grief Process” with Cherie Copsey, “Families Dealing With Death and Dying” with Beth Garifalos; “Legal Issues” with attorney Ron Bell and “Stress Management” with Ruth Marcus. The series is free and open to the public. This is also required training for people wanting to become respite volunteers with hospice patients. For more information or to register, phone 360-4521511. For more information, visit www.vhocc.org.
Board re-elected JOYCE — The Juan De Fuca Scenic Byway Association held its annual meeting and re-elected its board of directors to another yearlong term. Officers are President Joe Murray, Vice President Alex Stevens, Secretary Sande Balch and Treasurer Bill Drath. The nonprofit Juan de Fuca Scenic Byway Association does work that benefits state Highway 112. It is working with grant coordinator Michelle Little and contractors to complete three projects this year: developing a website for the byway community, redesigning the Strait of Juan de Fuca Scenic Byway brochure and creating three double-sided interpretive kiosks for Clallam County parks. The association’s next meeting will be at the Pysht Tree Farm on Feb. 28. For more information, e-mail Balch at sandra firstname.lastname@example.org. Peninsula Daily News
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exercise class — Focus on toning upper arms, chest, waist and hips. Port Angeles Senior Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Center — “Outbreak.” 1203 E. 2:45 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Drop-ins Lauridsen Blvd., 10 a.m. to 4 welcome. Cost: $45 for six p.m. Free. Phone 360-457- weeks or $8.50 per class. 3532. Phone 360-457-7035. tions, phone 360-452-2363, ext. 0.
Bingo — Eagles Club Auxiliary, 110 S. Penn St., 11 a.m. to Advanced watercolor 3 p.m. Lunch available. Open to class — With artist Roxanne the public. Phone 360-452Grinstad. Holy Trinity Lutheran 3344. Church, 301 E. Lopez Ave., First Step drop-in center 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.$40 for four — 325 E. Sixth St., 1 p.m. to 4 weeks. Phone 360-452-6334 p.m. Free clothing and equipor e-mail rcgrinstad@hotmail. ment closet, information and com. referrals, play area, emergency supplies, access to phones, Art classes — Between computers, fax and copier. Port Angeles and Sequim. 10 Phone 360-457-8355. a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For directions and costs, phone Susan Museum at the Carnegie Spar 360-457-6994. — Second and Lincoln streets, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission by Guided walking tour — donation $2 per person; $5 per Historic downtown buildings, family. Main exhibit, “Strong an old brothel and “Under- People: The Faces of Clallam ground Port Angeles.” Cham- County.” Lower level, changing ber of Commerce, 121 E. Rail- exhibits, Books-Plus Shopping. road Ave., 10:30 a.m. and 2 Elevator, ADA access parking p.m. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 in rear. Tours available. Phone senior citizens and students, 360-452-6779. $6 ages 6 to 12. Children Women’s belly dancing younger than 6, free. Reserva-
Braille training — Vision Loss Center, 228 W. First St., Suite N, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Phone 360-457-1383, e-mail info@ visionlossservices.org or visit www.visionlossservices.org. The Answer for Youth — Drop-in outreach center for youth and young adults, providing essentials like clothes, food, Narcotics and Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, etc. 711 E. Second St., 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Domestic violence support group — Healthy Families of Clallam County, 1210 E. Front St., Suite C, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Free to attend. Free childcare. Phone 360-4523811. Mental health drop-in center — The Horizon Center, 205 E. Fifth St., 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. For those with mental disor-
Sahaja Yoga Meditation — Free meditation workshop. Port Angeles Library, 2210 S. Peabody St. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. E-mail email@example.com or visit www.freemeditation.com/ Senior meal — Nutrition m e d i t a t i o n - b a s i c s / s a h a j a program, Port Angeles Senior -yoga-meditation-the-gentle Center, 328 E. Seventh St., -answer. 4:30 p.m. Donation $3 to $5 per meal. Reservations recomAl-Anon — St. Columbine mended. Phone 360-457-8921. Room, Queen of Angels Church, 209 W. 11th St., 7:30 Overeaters Anonymous — p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Bethany Pentecostal Church, 508 S. Francis St., 5:30 p.m. Thursday Phone 360-457-8395. PA Vintage Softball — Thrivent Financial for Co-ed slow pitch for fun, fellowLutherans financial work- ship and recreation. Women 45 shop — “More Than Money and over and men 50 and over. Matters: Credit & Debt.” St. Phone Gordon Gardner at 360Matthew Lutheran Church, 452-5973 or Ken Foster at 36013th and Lincoln streets, 6 p.m. 683-0141 for information Free. including time of day and location. Bingo — Masonic Lodge, 622 Lincoln St., 6:30 p.m. Port Angeles Pre-3 CoopDoors open at 4 p.m. Food, erative — For ages 10 months drinks and pull tabs available. to 18 months. First Baptist Phone 360-457-7377. Church, 105 W. Sixth St., 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Phone Amy Live music — Good Medi- Brilhart at 360-681-7883 or cine Band, The Junction, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 242701 U.S. Highway 101. 6:30 Turn to Things/C3 p.m. No cover. ders and looking for a place to socialize, something to do or a hot meal. For more information, phone Rebecca Brown at 360457-0431.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
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Raise children on faith by example
DEAR ABBY: I was raised a Christian, but now that I am older, I am questioning my faith. I consider myself an agnostic, borderline atheist. The problem is I am married and a father. I want to raise my children to be open-minded and tolerant, but I don’t know how I should go about it. How do I answer the question “Is there a God?” when I myself am not sure? Have you any advice on the subject? Agnostic Dad in South Carolina
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Dear Agnostic Dad: Many deeply spiritual people are agnostic. The way to raise open-minded, tolerant children is to talk to them about your values and model that behavior for them. Parents convey their values verbally and by demonstrating them. As to the question “Is there a God?” you and your wife should discuss that question in advance so she can have some input and you can handle this together.
is putting herself at risk for a numVan Buren ber of sexually transmitted diseases. The Sexuality Information and Education Council has a wealth of information resources and tools for addressing this important subject. Its website, www.familiesaretalking.org, helps with discussing sexuality-related issues and provides information for young people, parents and caregivers. Other reliable resources include Planned Parenthood’s www.teenwire. com and the American Social Health Association website, www.iwanna know.org, which is also a safe place for teens to learn about sexual health.
Dear Abby: My daughter-in-law is eight weeks pregnant. The problem is she carries the Dear Abby: This is difficult to gene for cystic fibrosis. write. One of her siblings is a carrier, My sister reads her children’s text and another has multiple sclerosis. messages after they’re asleep. I advised my son that it didn’t She bragged to me about how popular her daughter “Naomi” — my seem to be a good idea to get pregnant, but they both appear uncon14-year-old niece — is because she’s cerned about the repercussions. giving oral sex to the boys. Should I mind my own business My sister claims Naomi isn’t and hope for the best? “having sex,” so she thinks it’s OK! Or should I be worried about the I am shocked by her ignorance and terrified knowing Naomi is put- future health of their expected child? ting herself at risk for STDs. Worried Gramma-to-Be My husband says if I confront Naomi, it will drive her away, but I Dear Worried: As a loving can’t remain silent and watch my grandparent, you will always be conniece ruin her life. cerned about your grandchildren’s What’s the point of reading your welfare. children’s text messages if you’re What you should do is suggest unwilling to stand up and be a parthat your son and daughter-in-law ent? discuss their family medical histories What can I do? Terrified for My Niece with her OB/GYN and take their in the Southwest lead from the doctor. (If they haven’t already done so.) Dear Terrified: Your sister’s par_________ enting skills are appalling. Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, Her daughter isn’t “popular”; she also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was is promiscuous — and her mother is founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Letallowing it. ters can be mailed to Dear Abby, P.O. Box Do your niece a favor and talk to 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069 or via e-mail by logging onto www.dearabby.com. her because oral sex is sex, and she
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The Last Word in Astrology By Eugenia Last
ARIES (March 21-April 19): Mix business with pleasure and you can skillfully find a way to offer your services to a wider variety of people. Your serious but innovative approach to something you do well will attract attention and the support you require to advance. 5 stars TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Someone will try to take advantage of you. Don’t give in for emotional reasons. You will lose selfrespect if you don’t stand up for your rights. Taking on responsibilities that don’t belong to you will end in disaster. 2 stars
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GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Size up your situation and make an honest attempt to reach your goals. Success awaits you both personally and professionally if you play by the rules, are charming and take care of business efficiently. 4 stars
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Evaluate your relationships with others. You’ll be prone to making the same partnership mistakes you have made in the past. Do what you can to make your home safe, secure and a place of comfort. You need
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a place to relax and relieve stress. 3 stars LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): You’ll be open to adventure and learning. A change in the way you do things or in your surroundings will stimulate ideas that can turn into a profitable endeavor. Someone older will help you move forward. 3 stars
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): You can learn a lot if you put your mind to it. Observe what others do and use discipline in order to reach your goals. Opportunities are opening up -be ready, willing and able to take advantage. 3 stars
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Concentrate on children, your lover or, if single, getting out and socializing with people of interest. A creative outlet or social networking will be conducive to meeting new people. Update your image. 3 stars
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Refrain from taking on too much or letting things get out of control. Being a team player will allow you to monitor what develops. Your input can make the difference between success and failure. New techniques will help limit waste and errors. 3 stars
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): You’ll shine at social events. Those looking for a new way to do things will welcome your insight and your progressive action. You can ensure a secure place for yourself, socially and professionally. 4 stars
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Discipline and hard work will pay off. You can overcome anything you put your mind to right now, so stop procrastinating and start your journey down a path that can lead to a better future. 3 stars
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll have mixed emotions regarding a move or change at home. Rely on your ability to visualize the possibilities and you will make the right decision. Change is good and with it will bring a new lifestyle, new friendships and new beginnings. 2 stars
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): You’ll have some remarkable ideas but, before you try to put them into motion, make sure you know what you are doing. An oversight on your part will cost you. Be responsible for the work that needs doing and you won’t be let down. 3 stars
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socialize, something to do or a hot meal. For more information, Port Angeles Fine Arts phone Rebecca Brown at 360Center — “Outbreak.” 1203 E. 457-0431. Lauridsen Blvd., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Phone 360-457Senior meal — Nutrition 3532. program, Port Angeles Senior Center, 328 E. Seventh St., Guided walking tour — 4:30 p.m. Donation $3 to $5 per Historic downtown buildings, meal. Reservations recoman old brothel and “Under- mended. Phone 360-457-8921. ground Port Angeles.” Chamber of Commerce, 121 E. RailKnit, crochet and spin — road Ave., 10:30 a.m. and 2 All ages and skill levels, Veela p.m. Tickets: $12 adults, $10 Cafe, 133 E. First St., 4:30 p.m. senior citizens and students, to 6 p.m. $6 ages 6 to 12. Children younger than 6, free. ReservaSacred meditation healing tions, phone 360-452-2363, — Unity in the Olympics ext. 0. Church, 2917 E. Myrtle St., 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. To regisMental illness family sup- ter, phone 360-457-3981. port group — For families and friends of people with mental Volunteers in Medicine of disorders. Peninsula Commu- the Olympics health clinic — nity Mental Health Center, 118 909 Georgiana St., 6 p.m. to 9 E. Eighth St., noon to 1:15 p.m. p.m. Free for patients with no Phone Rebecca Brown, 360- insurance or access to health 457-0431. care. For appointment, phone 360-457-4431. Studium Generale — Peninsula College economics and Tai chi class — Ginger and environmental science profes- Ginseng, 1012 W. 15th St., sor Dr. Daniel Underwood on 6:30 p.m. $12 per class or $10 Rainy Creek Biodiversity Proj- for three or more classes. No ect. Little Theater, Peninsula experience necessary, wear College, 1502 E. Lauridsen loose comfortable clothing. Blvd., 12:35 p.m. Free. Phone 360-808-5605. First Step drop-in center — 325 E. Sixth St., 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Free clothing and equipment closet, information and referrals, play area, emergency supplies, access to phones, computers, fax and copier. Phone 360-457-8355. Museum at the Carnegie — Second and Lincoln streets, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Admission by donation $2 per person; $5 per family. Main exhibit, “Strong People: The Faces of Clallam County.” Lower level, changing exhibits, Books-Plus Shopping. Elevator, ADA access parking at rear of building. Tours available. Phone 360-452-6779. Gastric bypass surgery support group — 114 E. Sixth St., No. 116, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Open to the public. Phone 360457-1456. Newborn parenting class — “You and Your New Baby,” third-floor sunroom, Olympic Medical Center, 939 Caroline St., 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Free. Phone 360-417-7652.
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of Sequim call for artists — For artwork to display during 14th annual Gala Garden Show on March 18 and 19, 2012. Submit flower and/or garden themed works by March 31. Visit www.sequim gardenshow.com for an artist agreement and contract information. Vinyasa Yoga — 92 Plain Jane Lane, 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. Phone 206-321-1718 or visit www.sequimyoga.com. Overeaters Anonymous — Men’s meeting, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., 7 a.m. Phone 360-5829549.
Greenhouse Gardening Seminar — “Informed expectations for a successful greenhouse.” Sons of Norway Hall, 131 W. Fifth St., 6:30 p.m., $3. Benefit for Volunteers in MediWalk aerobics — First Bapcine to the Olympics. tist Church of Sequim, 1323 Sequim-Dungeness Way, 8 Olympic Peninsula Entre- a.m. Free. Phone 360-683preneurs Network — Coldwell 2114. Banker Uptown Realty, 1115 E. Front St., 6:30 p.m. Inventors, Bird walk — Dungeness innovators and entrepreneurs River Audubon Center, Railof all ages welcome. Members road Bridge Park, 2151 W. can share resources and tal- Hendrickson Road, 8:30 a.m. ent. Phone Tim Riley at 360- to 10:30 a.m. Phone the Audu460-4655. bon at 360-681-4076 or e-mail email@example.com. Bariatric surgery support group — Terrace Apartments, Cardio-step exercise class 114 E. Sixth St., 7 p.m. to 8 — Sequim Community Church, p.m. Phone 360-457-1456. 1000 N. Fifth Ave., 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. $5 a person. Phone Celebrate Recovery — Shelley Haupt at 360-477-2409 Christ-based recovery group. or e-mail jhaupt6@wavecable. Lighthouse Christian Center, 304 Viewcrest Ave. 7 p.m. to com. 8:30 p.m. Phone 360-452Line dance class — Begin8909. ning, intermediate and advanced classes. Pioneer Sequim and the Park, 387 E. Washington St., 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. $5 Dungeness Valley Sequim, per class. Phone 360-6812987.
Mental health drop-in center — The Horizon Center, 205 Today E. Fifth St., 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Soroptimist International For those with mental disor-
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Free blood pressure checks — Cardiac Services
Department, Olympic Medical Center medical services building, 840 N. Fifth Ave., 9 a.m. to noon.
425 E. Washington St., 1 p.m. Ave., 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. $5 per to 4 p.m. Donations welcome. class. Phone Shelley Haupt at 360-477-2409 or e-mail Phone 360-460-4291. firstname.lastname@example.org. Italian class — Prairie Line dancing lessons — Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., 2 p.m. 360-681- High-beginner, intermediate and advanced dancers. Sequim 0226. Elks Lodge, 143 Port Williams Creative living workshop Road, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. $3 per — “Who Are You Now? Creat- class. Drop-ins welcome. ing the Life You Always Phone 360-681-2826. Intended to Live!” Center of Sequim Senior Softball — Infinite Reflections, 144 Tripp Road, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Kristine Co-ed recreational league. Walsh, metaphysician and Carrie Blake Park, 9:30 a.m. for facilitator. For preregistration, practice and pick-up games. Phone John Zervos at 360phone 360-582-0083. 681-2587. Good News Club — Ages 5 Sequim Museum & Arts through 12. Greywolf Elementary room 136, 171 Carlsborg Center — “Student Art Show.” Road, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. 175 W. Cedar St., 10 a.m. to 4 Phone 360-683-9176 or visit p.m. Free. Phone 360-6838110. www.cefop.us.
Open mic — Kelly Thomas and Victor Reventlow host. The Free karate lessons — Buzz Cafe, 128 N. Sequim Ideal for people fighting cancer Ave., 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. encouraged by medical provid- Music, comedy, poetry and ers to seek physical activity. dance. Phone 360-681-5455. Kathrin J. Sumpter at Sequim Martial Arts, 452 Riverview Greenhouse Gardening Drive, 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Seminar — “Informed ExpecSpace limited. For reserva- tations for a Successful greentions, phone 360-683-4799. house.” Pioneer Park Club House, 387 E. Washington St., Sequim Museum & Arts 6:30 p.m., $3. Benefit for VolunCenter — “Student Art Show.” teers in Medicine to the Olym175 W. Cedar St., 10 a.m. to 4 pics. p.m. Free. Phone 360-6838110. “Nunsense” — Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N. Sequim Kids crafts — First Teacher, Ave., 7:30 p.m. Tickets $26.50, 220 W. Alder St., 10:30 a.m. available online at http:// Phone 360-582-3428. olympic-theatre.tripod.com or at box office. Intuition workshop — “Introduction to Intuitive Devel- Thursday opment,” Center of Infinite Reflections, 144 Tripp Road, 11 Sequim High School Choir a.m. to 1 p.m. Kristine Walsh, Booster Club— Sequim High metaphysician and facilitator. School choir room, 601 N. Phone at 360-582-0083. Sequim Ave. Phone Jim Stoffer at 360-775-9356. Tax-Aide — Free assistance with tax preparation proSoroptimist International vided by trained volunteers. of Sequim call for artists — Bring any and all necessary For artwork to display during documentation. Sequim Senior 14th annual Gala Garden Center, 921 E. Hammond St. Show on March 18 and 19, By appointment, 12:30 p.m. to 2012. Submit flower and/or garden themed works by 3 p.m. Phone 360-683-6806. March 31. Visit www.sequim Poetry group — Informal gardenshow.com for an artist reading, writing and critique of agreement and contract inforpoems, led by Bob Mitchell. mation. Sequim Senior Activity Center, Vinyasa Yoga — 92 Plain 921 E. Hammond St., 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Phone 360-477- Jane Lane, 6 a.m. Phone 206321-1718 or visit www. 3650. sequimyoga.com. Clothing bank — Used Strength and toning exerclothing and other donated items for adults and children. cise class — Sequim ComRedeeming Life Fellowship, munity Church, 1000 N. Fifth
Meditation class — Learn different meditation techniques. Willow Pond Consulting and Intuitive Development Center, 131 Kitchen-Dick Road, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. To register, phone Marie-Claire Bernards at 360-681-4411, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.thewillowpond.com. Parent connections — First Teacher, 220 W. Alder St., 10 a.m. Phone 360-461-9992. Olympic Minds meeting — Conference room, Lodge at Sherwood Village, 660 Evergreen Farm Way, 1 p.m. Open to the public. Phone 360 6818677. Spanish class — Prairie Springs Assisted Living, 680 W. Prairie St., 2 p.m. 360-6810226. Chess Club — Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church, 925 N. Sequim Ave., 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Bring clocks, sets and boards. All are welcome. Phone 360-681-8481. Health clinic — Free medical services for uninsured or under-insured, Dungeness Valley Health & Wellness Clinic, 777 N. Fifth Ave., Suite 109, 5 p.m.. Phone 360-582-0218. Meditation class —92 Plain Jane Lane, 6 p.m. Admission by donation. Gamblers Anonymous — Calvary Chapel, 91 S. Boyce Road, 6:30 p.m. Phone 360460-9662.
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CAREGIVERS KWA Homecare. Call 452-2129. CARPENTER’S APPRENTICE Mail resume to: 74 Wellman Rd. Pt Angeles, WA 98362 DIETARY SERVICES Park View Villas is hiring all positions in dietary services. Full and part-time positions available. Stop by in person to pick up an application. 8th and G St. in Port Angeles. No phone calls please. EXCAVATING FOREMAN Operator experience required. Apply online www.jamestowntribe. org or pick-up an application at 257 Business Park Loop, Sequim. K-12 Principal Clallam Bay School Salary DOE Open until filled with first review on March 14, 2011. Information available at www.capeflattery.w ednet.edu or by contacting Evelyn Wonderly at 360-963-2249 MECHANIC The Port of Port Angeles is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Mechanic. Applicants must have 5 yrs of auto/ diesel mechanics experience with heavy equipment such as LeTourneaus, Wagners L90s, CAT 980s. Must be a certified welder & have experience with fleet vehicles & boats. Must also have extensive diagnostic skills. Applications & job descriptions may be obtained at the Port Admin Office, 338 West 1st St., PA between 8am-5pm M-F & also online at www.portofpa.com . Applications will be accepted until 5pm February 25, 2011. Starting salary range is $25.39 - $27.33 per hr. Drug testing is required. Other testing may be required.
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DRIVER: Class B CDL, repetitive lifting and carrying of drywall. 452-4161. LABORER: License/ transportation needed. 683-9619 or 452-0840. LEGAL ASSISTANT Family law attorney. Send resume to Peninsula Daily News PDN#195/Legal Pt Angeles, WA 98362
OLYMPIC REHAB OF SEQUIM CNA Come join a winning team, talk to Ramona Jones or Veronica Turner at: 360-582-3900 1000 S. Fifth Ave. Sequim, WA 98382 PAINT SALESPERSON Needed to develop and market retail/ commercial paint department, plus match colors, mix paint, maintain equipment, inventory. Detailed, selfstarters. Send response to: Peninsula Daily News PDN#192/Paint Pt Angeles, WA 98362 Port Townsend Goodwill Now Hiring PT Cashier Apply in person 602 Howard St. Port Townsend, WA 98368 SEASONAL LABORER City of Port Angeles: $9 hr. Approx. 10 temporary assignments of 3-6 months for manual labor work to assist crews in Parks, Streets, Water and Wastewater divisions of Public Works. Requires some exp and WA DL. To apply, pick up an application at City Hall, 321 E 5th St. or go to www.cityofpa.us to download the City application. Return applications to City Hall/Human Resources by February 28, 2011. COPA is an EOE.
AIDES/RNA OR CNA Best wages, bonuses. Wright’s. 457-9236. ROOFER: Experienced, valid license, own transportation, wage DOE. 683-9619/452-0840
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Yardwork & Odd jobs. Experienced & dependable, tree & hedge trimming, mowing, hauling, weeding and gutter cleaning, etc. 1-2 men at $17.50 ea/ph. Flat Rates. $40 min. 461-7772 w/ References. Not Hiring.
Happy Day Cleaning. houses,offices, new construction, moveouts, recreational vehicles. No JOB too BIG or too SMALL. call 808-3017 for a free estimate. Port Angeles and surrounding area. HOUSE CLEANING Ask for Naomi. 461-1906 In-home care available for your loved ones. Experienced caring RN available, flexible hours, salary negotiable. Call Rae at 360-681-4271. Learning Coach Your child will reach full academic potential while being privately tutored for only minutes a day. Your child, safe in your home, learning your values. Let me help. Pre-K & elementary. Call Mary Somero. 360-477-4691 Stillwater Early Learning Support Lupe’s house cleaning. Excellent work. Provides supplies. 360-808-6991 Professional Computer Repair HelperTek.com - We offer courteous, professional computer repair and other IT related services at an affordable price. Visit us at helpertek.com or contact us at 775-2525 email@example.com om
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A MUST SEE Looking for a quality, custom home with amazing views of saltwater, Victoria, Mt. Baker, farmland, and Hurricane Ridge? This is it! Single level 3 Br., 2 bath home, ADA accessible, separate art studio/hobby room, daylight basement with full guest quarters. Top quality materials throughout. $399,000. Gail Sumpter Blue Sky Real Estate Sequim 683-3900, 477-9361
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A Must See! This home has 3 Br., 2 ba, living room, fireplace, family room, wet bar, den, deck w/hot tub, garage, new windows and flooring, in a cul-de-sac with a mtn view 1 mile up Mt. Pleasant. Asking $192,000, incl closing. 360-457-0070 for showing. BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAIN VIEWS From this 2 Br., 2 bath home on 1.25 level acres between Sequim and Port Angeles. Newer laminate floors, carpets, windows and roof. Two sided rock mantel with a fireplace on the living room side and a wood stove on the dining room side. Large kitchen with a separate pantry. $189,900. ML252417. Terry Neske 457-0456 WINDERMERE P.A. CUL-DE-SAC QUIET! Affordable, nice 3 Br., 1 bath on near 1/2 acre, located near Robin Hill Farm Park and Discovery Trail. Centrally located between Sequim and Port Angeles. Partially fenced yard. New interior paint and vinyl flooring, roof is 3 years old. Owner financing available! $139,900. ML251915 Neil Culbertson Brokers Group Real Estate Professionals 681-8778 ext 110 CUSTOM BUILT 3 BR., 2 BATH Beautiful home in wonderful neighborhood. Impeccably maintained. Super clean. Vaulted ceiling, fireplace, 2 car garage and expansive deck! $253,019. ML176550 Bryan Diehl 360-437-1011 Windermere Port Ludlow
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SPACIOUS SUNLAND HOME Situated on the 13th fairway, saltwater and golf course views, granite kitchen counters, gas stove and cherry cabinets, 2 decks off kitchen/dining, 2 master suites. $515,000 ML250630/46530 Team Schmidt 683-6880 WINDERMERE SUNLAND Step across the threshold and back in time to the days of opulence. This beautifully restored Victorian will take you back to days when rooms were ample and homes were comfortable places to gather. Three porches, seven gardens, a dining room big enough to serve 15, a two-story shop with water view. Just begin the list of amenities. Priced below value. $385,000 ML250558/42161 Doc Reiss 457-0456 WINDERMERE P.A.
PARKWOOD HOME 2 Br., 2 bath, 1,998 sf home, master Br. with sitting area, oversized 2 car garage with work bench, enclosed patio and landscaped yard, large corner lot. $120,000. ML251593/108036 Den Kahle 683-6880 WINDERMERE SUNLAND Trees, creek, and privacy just minutes from Safeway and town. Inviting rambler with a full daylight basement. All amenities on the main floor leaves the daylight basement useful as an in-law unit with it’s own kitchen, 2 Br., bath, dining room, and living room. 7+ wooded acres and house for only $320,000. ML251042/49300 Alan Barnard 457-0456 WINDERMERE P.A. Very well cared for home on a corner lot in a great neighborhood. Many amenities including fresh exterior pain and cedar deck, freestanding propane stove in the living room, off street RV parking pad, fenced back yard and detached finished shop/outbuilding. $189,900 ML242226/29135198 Quint Boe 457-0456 WINDERMERE P.A.
SUNLAND CHARMER Outstanding 3 Br., 2 bath rambler located on the 11th fairway of SunLand Gold Course. Kitchen and bathrooms have been tastefully upgraded with granite countertops, ceramic cooktop, new plumbing fixtures and shower. Large sunroom provides nice view of the golf course and mountains. $275,000 ML260240/179196 Roland Miller 461-4116 COLDWELL BANKER TOWN & COUNTRY
SUNNY FENCED BACKYARD Comfy 2 Br., 1.5 bath rambler with laminate floors, vinyl windows and detached garage. Bring your paint brush and elbow grease and make this home sparkle again. $119,900 ML260234/179035 Jennifer Holcomb 457-0456 WINDERMERE P.A.
Cute single wide mobile between Sequim and P.A. 2 Br., 2 bath, updated inside, easy to maintain yard, workshop, long carport, must see inside of this home. All updated appliances, hot water heater, club house, and walking areas. 1 small pet. Rent $305, free W/S/G, 55+ park. $22,500 461-2554, 681-0829
WANTED: Great opportunity for income & increased value before selling, seeking to lease 5 Br. or 4 Br. plus den in Sequim, excellent credit, adults only. No Agents 477-4942
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P.A.: 2 Br., 1 bath, shop/carport, W/D, sm pet. 3143 E. Hwy. 101. $750. 417-8250 P.A.: 2 Br., 606 S. Laurel, $695. References 808-2340 61 Apartments Furnished 62 Apartments Unfurnished 63 Duplexes 64 Houses 65 Share Rental/Rooms 66 Spaces RV/Mobile 67 Vacation 68 Commercial Space
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CENTRAL P.A.: Convenient 1st floor 3 Br. $695, 2 Br. $514, 2nd floor 1 Br. $478 + Util. No smoke/pets. 452-4258 EAST P.A.: 1 Br., W/S/G paid, no pets /smoking. $475, plus $425 dep. 683-1012. Highland Commons I & II Senior affordable housing. 2 mo. rent free! Ask for details. 360-457-6827
P.A.: 3 Br., 2 ba, garage, $990. 3 Br., 2 ba, $925. 452-1395. P.A.: 4 Br, 1.5 ba, no smoking. $1,000 mo, $1,000 sec. 417-0153 P.A.: Very nice 3 Br., 2 ba on dbl. corner lot. $1,100 mo., 1st, last, dep. 360-640-1613. SEQ/P.A.: 3 Br., mtn. view. $895. tourfactory.com/517739 SEQ: Close to Safeway, 3 Br., 2 ba, extra garage. $890. Lease/ rent. 461-9242. Sequim Beauty. Excellent custom 3 bdm hm + family rm/ofc; 2bth; mstr bdr w/bth, wlk in closet; 2 car grg; vws of mtns, ocns; sunrise, sunsets; quiet subdivison; no pets or smoking; $1400 mo, 1st & lst +fees; contact for schdled vwing: email@example.com SEQUIM: 1 Br., in town, very clean, sec. sys, W/D, W/S/G incl. $560. Yr lease. 460-8978. SEQUIM: 4 Br., 1st, last, deposit. $1,000 each. Avail. March 1. No pets. 775-8856 SEQUIM: Palo Alto Rd. new log cabin, 1 Br. $800, utilities paid. 683-4307.
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Great location, high visibility on Hwy 101, 2,400 sf, office, restroom, lots of signage. $1,000 per mo. Rusty 460-5892. LEE PLAZA Prime downtown retail space. 1 storefront available, 1,000 sf. 452-7563 afternoon. 457-7785 mornings. Office/Workshop/ Storage Spaces available. 300 sf up to 2,500 sf 360-683-3737 PROPERTIES BY LANDMARK 452-1326 SEQUIM: 850 sf warm, sunny office space. 460-5467.
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MINI-FRIDGE: Kenmore. $30. 477-2322 MISC: Like new, Carrier electric furnace, used 1 year, $600. Stackable Whirlpool washer and dryer, front loader, 3 years old, $700 for pair. 452-5145
Angeles Furniture has a huge clearance area that you must stop by and check out. Shop for your living room, dining area and bedroom all at close out prices. 1114 E. First St., Port Angeles. 457-9412. angelesfurniture.com See us on Facebook BED: Single, extra long, pillow top mattress, box spring, frame, nice head and foot board. $200. 460-8709 COFFEE TABLES: 2 blonde finish coffee tables, 1 large, $40 and 1 small $30, very good condition. 681-4429 DINING TABLE: 73” large dining room table with 4 chairs, light blond finish, nice set. $150/obo. 681-4429 HEADBOARD Henredon Fine Furniture king headboard, $250. 457-1780. LIFT CHAIR: Electric, like new, $600/obo. 683-7397 MISC: Trundle bed, $50. Handmade bookcase, $35. TV entertainment center, $75. 360-452-0768. MISC: Very nice traditional dining table with 4 upholstered chairs with leaf, seats 8, $400/obo. 19th century walnut drop leaf table, $950. Small oak antique table with slide-out leaf, $450. 460-6505.
GAS FIREPLACE Regency-Hampton, 18K BTU, like brand new, cost $1,400+. $650/obo. 457-1860 msg. Gas Water Pump 2". 6 hp Subaru-Berkley Pump. Runs great. $400. 360-457-1213. MISC: ‘95 F150 4x4, parts truck or fix, $500. Topper, commercial, $500. 6 aircraft headsets, $50 ea. 461-8060.
MISC: Box scraper, 5’ Rankin, $500. Cherry wood armoire, very expensive, asking $800. Norwegian cherry wood executive desk, asking $800. 477-9591.
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UTILITY TRAILER ‘07 33’, tandem axel g.n., deck length 25’, 14K lbs GVWR, 5’ spring loaded pop up, dove tail with 5’ ramps. $4,500. 452-5457, 808-3899 UTILITY TRAILER 23’ V nose, enclosed, car carrier/utility trailer, rear drop down ramp, side door, built in tie downs, less than 2,000 mi. $6,700 new. Sell for $4,700. 504-2599. WANTED: Watches, working or not, watch tools. 461-1474.
TV: 19” color Magnavox with remote. Works great! $50 or trade for good working clothes dryer. 681-4429. TV: 36” Toshiba color TV with stand, great shape, great picture, includes VCR, not a flat screen! $300/ obo. 681-3299.
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MISC: Pride Jet-3 power chair, $2,000. Pride Sonic scooter, $700. Rolling walker, $50. Battery powered bath tub chair, $400. Wheelchair, $75. 457-1277.
MISC: Cub Cadet 1500 riding mower, with mulcher, $1,500. Queen size brass bed, with mattress & accessories, $500. Oriental art and vases, $100-$250. 681-0131
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MOVING SALE Oak roll top desk, $300. Kitchen cart, $100. Cocktail table, $75. All new. 360-775-5950
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year old Male Yorkie/Chihuahua named Charlie. He’s very hyper and needs a good home that can give him lots of attention and training. Please see online add for more info. $200/obo. Contact Noelle at 360-461-6115 AKC GOLDEN RET PUPS A sweet blond male, a gentle golden female, 11 wks, rest gone to best of homes. Vigorous, semi-trained by voice. $350. 360-681-3390 FREE: To good home. 5 year old female cat. Declawed, long hair, tortoise color, very friendly lap cat, and very active, perfect health, current on her shots. 582-9798 JACK RUSSELL & HUNT TERRIERS Puppy to 1 yr. old. Call for pricing and information. $200-$700. 477-4427 MISC: Anatolian Shepherd 9 mo. old, need a home without cats, good guard dog, $100/obo. Also 2 male cockatiels, with large cage, $100. 565-0105, after 6 p.m. MISC: Large cage with (4) beautiful parakeets, all accessories, value $300. sell, $50. (2) pet bunnies, in cages, $10 each. 681-3045. PUPPIES: COLLIE/ NWFT. Very cute, born 12/22/10, have been wormed and vaccinated. Both parents are really great dogs. $300. For more info call 360-928-0273 or 360-928-3319 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. PUPPIES: Super cute Chihuahua/Min-Pin. Sweet and friendly. $250. 360-780-2911 days, 360-963-2959 eves. SCHIPPERKIES Puppies, born new years eve. Girls, $300. Boys, $250. 417-0234 TOY POODLE MIX 4 mo. old, female. $250. 417-1546
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BOX SCRAPER: 5’ Rankin. $500/obo. 477-9591
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BOAT TAILER: EZ Loader galvanized 19’, good condition. $600. 460-7437. BOAT TRAILER: ‘05 King galvanized 13’15’. $450. 461-7979.
GLASTRON: ‘08 GT 185 Bowrider $14,500. Must see. Like brand new. 67hrs of fresh water only use on Vortec V6 with Volvo Penta outdrive. Excellent package. Stereo and depth finder. Will throw in lots of extras so ready for tubing and skiing. Great family package. 360-461-0813. MOTOR: ‘03 25 hp Yamaha electric start, 4 stroke long shaft hand tiller. $2,700. 683-3289 eves. MOTORS: ‘72 18 hp Evinrude outboard motor, $200. ‘78 10 hp Mercury motor, long shaft, electric start, very clean $400. 809-0168. OWENS: 16’ I/O, 125 hp Mercury motor, needs work. $700/ obo. 681-0828. TOLLY: ‘66 38’. Twin 318s, 200 hrs., loaded. Trade for 20’ alum. $25,000. 360-770-2410 TROPHY: ‘06 21’ model 2002. Walkabout, Alaskan pkg., 150 hp Mercury, 15 hp kicker, downriggers, radar, 2 depth finders, GPS, Winless, 2 canvas tops, many extras. $39,995. 681-0717.
APOLLO: ‘07 Orion 110. Exc. cond., some riding gear. $1,000. 683-8558. HARLEY DAVIDSON ‘01 DYNA WIDE GLIDE FXDWG, 88 ci, 5 speed, Vance & Hines pipes, custom paint. VIN317149. Expires 2/16/11 $7,900 Randy’s Auto Sales 457-7272 HARLEY DAVIDSON ‘02 883 Hugger. 6K, like new, maroon. $4,800. 457-4020. HONDA: ‘02 VTX 1800 R. Candy apple red, excellent condition, garaged, 13K miles, new tires, custom seat by Richs, saddle bags, windshield, road guards, Cargo box. Aux lights, sissy seat with back, many extras. $8500/OBO. 360-797-1254
HONDA: ‘03 150 CRF. Lots of BBR, bored to 175. $1,500. 928-9423 or 670-5282. HONDA: ‘85 Goldwing Aspencade GL 1200. Black and chrome, like new condition, always garaged. $4,000. 417-0153. HONDA: ‘95 Z50 mini bike. Runs good. $600/obo. 681-8023. KAWASAKI ‘02 1500 MEANSTREAK V-twin, Vance & Hines exhaust, bags, windshield. VIN000073. Expires 2/16/11 $4,900 Randy’s Auto Sales 457-7272 KAWASAKI: ‘09 Ninja EX250. 300 mi., bright green new helmet, visor, can email pics. 1 owner. $4,000. 477-6973. MISC: ‘67 Honda 90, runs good $750. ‘07 Eton 90 quad, like new $1,250. 461-1860 QUAD: ‘04 Kawasaki 700 KFX. Very good shape. $3,200/obo. 461-2056 QUAD: ‘06 Suzuki Quad Sport Z250. Like new. $2,600 firm. 360-452-3213.
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V-STAR: ‘08 1300 Tourer. Silver/gray with 8,000 miles, 48 mpg, nice clean bike. Asking $6,250. Call Mike, 360-683-7445 eves.
Heavy Equipment/ Trucks
SEMI-END DUMP ‘85 Freightliner, Cummins 400BC, 24 yard end dump, excellent condition. $35,000/ obo. 417-0153.
5TH WHEEL: ‘04 27’ Jayco. Big slide, sleeps 6-8, barely used, in great shape. Priced to sell at $10,900. 461-9054.
5TH WHEEL: ‘99 25’ Artic Fox. $10,850. This particular fifth wheel is heavily insulated and ideal for the great northwest. Rv cover included. Please call for more information. 360-732-7540
MOTOR HOME: ‘03 Newmar Dutch Star. 40 ft. 3 slides, 6 speed Allison trans. micro/conv. oven, 3 burner stovetop, sliding shelf pantry, 2 Sony flatscreen TVs, Sat. Dome, computer/printer table,light oak interior, washer/drier hookup, 6 KW generator, leveling sys, solar battery charger, low mileage (22k) gently used, non smokers. $115,000 360-683-3887 MOTOR HOME: ‘92 37’ Infinity. Beautiful country coach. Home on wheels. Immaculate inside and out. Great home for snow birds or for travel. Has all the bells and whistles. Must see to appreciate. $40,000/obo. 460-1071 TENT TRAILER: ‘07 8’ Rockwood. Very clean. $5,000. 360-452-5512
Top of the line unit in excel condit w/all the extras: 2 queen beds, pvt toilet/ shower combo, 3burner stove, oven, refrig, microwave, slide-out dinette, cable TV hook-up, radio/CD player, furnace, water htr. Asking price: $8,900. Tel: 360-683-5388 TRAILER: ‘02 29’ Fleetwood Prowler. $14,000/obo. 360-670-1163
TRAILER: ‘97 24’ Nash. 1 owner, 1/2 ton rated, 3 burner cook top, AC, power jack, 40 gallon tanks, awning, spare tire, 750lb eqlz hitch. $5,200. 582-0560.
4 Wheel Drive
4 Wheel Drive
FORD ‘03 F150 SUPER CAB LARIAT FX4 4X4 5.4 liter Triton V8, auto, alloy wheels, running boards, spray-in bedliner, tow package, 4 opening doors, power windows, locks, mirrors, and drivers seat, heated leather seats, automatic climate control with air, cruise, tilt, adjustable pedals, Sony CD stereo, dual front airbags, Kelley Blue Book Value of $14,445! Immaculate condition inside and out! None nicer! Stop by Gray Motors today! $12,995 GRAY MOTORS 457-4901 graymotors.com FORD ‘03 F250 EXTENDED CAB 4X4 Short bed, 5.4 liter Triton V8, XLT package, local trade, nice truck! 190K miles, must see and drive! Loaded! VINB28856. Expires 2/16/11 $7,950 Randy’s Auto Sales 457-7272 FORD ‘94 F250 4X4 7.3 liter turbo diesel, 5 speed, air. VINA34259 Expires 2/16/11 $5,950 Randy’s Auto Sales 457-7272 FORD ‘96 F350 CREW CAB LONG BED 4X4 7.5 liter V8, auto, weld Typhoon wheels, 35” BFG A/T’s, matching canopy, dual fuel tanks, running boards, power windows and door locks, Sony CD stereo, air, cruise, tilt, air. Sparkling clean inside and out! Lifted with 35” tires! Stop by Gray Motors today! $8,995 GRAY MOTORS 457-4901 graymotors.com FORD: ‘01 F250 Supercab. 116K, diesel, auto, power equip., new tires, good cond. $13,900. 683-7342 eves/wkds 360-912-0192 days.
FORD: ‘06 Expedition XLT. This expedition is in nearly new condition and has only 60,000 miles with lots of options. $16,500. Please call Sunday through Thursday. 360-460-6213 FORD: ‘08 F350 DIESEL. 4x4 crew cab, dually, 23K mi., new condition, leather interior, dual heaters and heated seats, auto, air, power rear windows, door locks, seats, mirrors, windows, tilt keyless entry, cruise, tow pkg., alloy wheels, moonroof, tinted, adjustable pedals, deluxe stereo, limited slip rear end, plus $3,000 aftermarket accesor. $38,750. 452-3200, 452-3272 FORD: ‘90 Bronco. Full size, ‘351’ fuel injection, 33” tires, rims, call for details. $1,500/obo. 457-7412
'68 Bronco 4X4. Nice 1968 classic 4X4. 289 with a 3 speed Duff shifter. Good running vehicle with a soft top and doors. Great for summer! Call 360-928-0208 and leave message. Or contact- email@example.com. $6500 or best offer.
DODGE: ‘07 Ram 2500 quad cab 4x4, turbo diesel, 6.7L, auto, 56K. $26,995. 971-226-0002 FORD ‘02 ESCAPE XLT 4X4 SPORT UTILITY 3.0 liter 24V DOHC V6, auto, alloy wheels, running boards, tow package, roof rack, Thule ski rack, privacy glass, sunroof, keyless entry, power windows, locks, mirrors, and drivers seat, leather seating, cruise, tilt, air, 6 disc CD stereo, dual front and side impact airbags. Priced under Kelley Blue Book! Immaculate condition inside and out! Mirror black! They don’t come any nicer than this! Stop by Gray Motors today! $9,995 GRAY MOTORS 457-4901 graymotors.com
FORD: ‘97 Expedition. 3rd row seat, runs excellent. $3,500. 809-3215 FORD: ‘99 Explorer. All WD V8, E.B., 152K mi., exc. cond. $6,500. 460-9323. GMC: ‘97 Suburban. ‘454’ 4WD, 3rd seat, tow pkg., new tires, MP3/CD 4 speaker stereo, AC front and rear, power seats, cruise control, 189K mi. All systems work well. $4,200. 461-6460
HONDA: ‘01 Passport. 79K mi., V6, auto, tinted windows, cd/am/fm, ac, airbags, runs well, good cond., new trans. from Midway, silver. $5,400/obo. 360477-1072 msg. or email: sjones.interest@gma il.com.
JEEP: ‘06 Liberty 4WD. Under 40,000 miles, new 10 ply tires, fully loaded. like getting a new car at a used car price! Serviced 10 miles ago, and a full tank of gas. $13,500. Contact 360-7971103 or 907-4010633 located in Sequim.
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4 Wheel Drive
GMC: ‘97 pickup 4WD Runs good, 140K mi. $3,500. 683-4401. HONDA: ‘00 CRV. Good condition, white, 212K. $4,000. 477-5568 JEEP: ‘00 Wrangler. Auto, blk/blk, alloys. $8,495. 477-6018.
JEEP: ‘86 Grand Wagoneer Vintage Woody. Runs & drives, rebuilt tran, 4WD, works great. Stock alloy wheels. Straight body, minor repair. $750. 808-1821 JEEP: ‘97 Cherokee. Leather, Runs excellent. $3,500. 809-3215 MERCURY: ‘00 Mountaineer. AWD, V8, auto, 100K, tow pkg., leather, great tires and battery, body and interior excellent, 1 owner. Free bike rack. $6,000. 681-2619.
TOYOTA: ‘02 Lifted Toyota Tacoma SR5. V6, 5 speed, 79,000 miles, 6" Fabtech lift, 35" BFG's, Leer canopy, tinted windows, exhaust, MTX sub and amp, power windows/locks, MP3 player. $16,500/obo. 360-460-0723
CHEV: ‘03 S10, 5 speed. $5,800/obo. 457-7014 CHEV: ‘07 Silverado. Crew cab, 1/2 ton, tow pkg., power, 70K, canopy, running boards, clean, well under book at $16,500. 681-0103. CHEV: ‘84 S10 pickup. Excel. rebuilt motor. Good body. Needs paint job. $1,845. 360-6835682, 541-980-5210. CHEV: ‘89 Astrovan. Mark III, auto, 232K mi., runs excellent. $800. 683-7173.
Legals Jefferson Co.
EAGLE: ‘95 Summit. All WD, 91,800 mi., runs good. $4,000. 457-3521
DODGE: ‘79 Dump. HD dump bed. $2,700/obo. 452-4820 FORD: ‘02 E150. Cargo van, only 33K miles, great truck. $5,300. 457-0655. FORD: ‘85 Clubwagon. 8 passenger, great shape, diesel. $2,800. 360-460-3162 FORD: ‘89 E150 cargo van. 300-6, 5 spd. $550. 452-4158 FORD: ‘90 Aerostar van. Runs good $1750/obo 808-4661 FORD: ‘94 E150 Van. 300, 6 cylinder auto tranny, runs well. $500. 452-5457. FORD: ‘95 F150 XLE Ext cab, 8’ bed w/lockable lid, 66k, auto w/o/d, full power, 351 Winsor tow pkg, always garaged, very very clean, below book @ $6,000. 683-8133.
CHEV: ‘92 Astro Van. AWD, good cond. $1,250. 683-2426
CHEV: ‘98 S-10 LS. Ext cab 4.3 V6. Chip Foose wheels, much more, see online ad. $4,900/obo. Call 360-452-9876 DODGE: ‘67 1 ton flat bed. ‘318’ 4 speed, runs great. $700/ obo. 461-7406. DODGE: ‘89 Custom van. Great for camping, new tranny, low mi., will trade for car in good condition or $2,500/obo. Cell 940-391-9957
Legals City of P.A.
Legals City of P.A.
CITY OF PORT ANGELES PUBLIC NOTICE OF DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION AND PUBLIC HEARING On February 2, 2011, the City of Port Angeles received a shoreline substantial development permit application to allow work within a shoreline area within the Public Buildings and Parks zone. The application was determined to be complete on February 11, 2011. Repair activity is needed due to past storm damage of rip rap, a public boat dock, and erosion and will result in the removal of a timber pile wall and creosote piles, replacement of the wall, rehabilitation of dock floats and ramp, and erosion repair. The site is on Ediz Hook between the Sail and Paddle Park and public boat launch near the U.S.C.G. station, legally described as being in Section 3, Township 31 North, Range 6 W.W.M, Port Angeles, Washington. Written comments on the proposed development must be submitted in writing to the Port Angeles Department of Community & Economic Development, P.O. Box 1150, Port Angeles, Washington, 98362, no later than March 28, 2011. The PORT ANGELES PLANNING COMMISSION will conduct a public hearing on the proposal on APRIL 13, 2011, 6 p.m., in the City Council Chambers, 321 East Fifth Street. The application materials may be reviewed at the City’s Department of Community & Economic Development. Interested parties are invited to attend the meeting, make comment on the application, and may request a copy of the decision once it is made. City Hall is accessible for persons with disabilities. STATE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT: It is anticipated that a Mitigated Determination of Non Signficance (MDNS) will be issued for the project following the required review period that ends on March 18, 2011. APPLICANT: CITY OF PORT ANGELES PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES LOCATION: Ediz Hook, Ediz Hook Road For additional information please call Scott Johns at (360) 417-4752 Pub: Feb. 16, 2011
Legals Jefferson Co.
FORD: ‘95 F350. Service body, 145K mi., 5.8L V8, auto. $2,850. 461-1835. FORD: ‘99 Ranger. 5 speed, 2.5 liter, 4 cylinder, 120K, very good condition. In Port Townsend. $3,250. 302-0839. GMC ‘00 SAFARI CARGO VAN Economical 4.3 liter V6, auto, air, power locks, safety bulkhead, BIN package, ladder rack, back up sensor, 77,000 miles, very clean 1 owner corporate lease return. $5,995 REID & JOHNSON MOTORS 457-9663 reidandjohnson.com MISC: ‘04 GMC Savana 8 Passenger Van, $7,800. ‘96 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 2WD Pickup, $2500. Both well maintained vehicles. Call for details or see online add. 360-374-6850 TOYOTA: ‘98 Tacoma. 2WD, 5 speed, 124,500 miles, AM/ FM/CD, great tires, new brakes, 21 MPG, bed liner & canopy, GOOD condition. $5,050. 452-6965
BMW: ‘94 530i. 3L, V8 5 spd. $2,950. 425-753-1666 BMW: ‘96 328i. 180K mi., new tranny, runs great, needs some body work. $2,200/ obo. 206-272-0220. CADILLAC: ‘91 Sedan Deville. Good condition, loaded. $900/obo. 457-3425. CHEV: ‘72 Vega GT 350 4-bolt main, 335 hp, 350 trans, B&M built, 25K since mods, ‘71 Vega wagon parts car too. $7,500/obo. 774-0915 FORD: ‘67 Mustang. Built V8, auto, $3,600 firm. 452-6053 LINCOLN: ‘90 Towncar. Nearly $4,000 spent on car in last 2 years. $1,700. Bill at 360-582-3727 MAZDA: ‘08 Miata GT. Black/tan, 6 sp, 8,800 mi., like new. $18,900. 452-5387.
MAZDA: ‘94 Miata. Legals 5 speed, 99K, Jefferson Co. Red, runs good. $3,900.
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE Pursuant to the Revised Code of Washington Chapter 61.24, et seq. FIRST FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION OF PORT ANGELES v. EADES, LOAN NO. 740000145. I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee will on the 18th day of March, 2011, at the hour of 10:00 o'clock a.m. in the main lobby of the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street in the city of Port Townsend, state of Washington, sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the county of Jefferson, state of Washington, to-wit: Parcel W: That portion of Eisenbeis Bay View Addition as recorded in Volume 2 of Plats, page 54, records of Jefferson County, Washington, including Streets and Alleys as vacated by Jefferson County Superior Court cause No. 05-2-00382-0 being a portion of Section 16, Township 30 North, Range 1 West, W.M., Jefferson County, Washington. Described as follows: Beginning at the Southwest comer of said section 16; Thence South 88°15'53" East along the South Line thereof, also being the South Line of said Eisenbeis Bay Addition, a distance of 60.65 feet; Thence North 00°55' 12" East a distance of 397.89 feet; Thence South 88°16'49" East, a distance of 140.03 feet to the true point of beginning. Thence continuing South 88°16'49" East, a distance of 159.95 feet; Thence North 00°55' 12" East, a distance of 134.98 feet; Thence North 88°17'28" West, a distance of 159.95 feet; Thence South 00°55'12" West, a distance of 134.95 feet to the true point of beginning. Being Parcel W of "Louisa Street Estates" as per Survey recorded under Auditor's File No. 515101, records of Jefferson County, Washington. Situate in the County of Jefferson, State of Washington, commonly known as 71 Pebble Lane, Port Washington, which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated March 25, 2008, and recorded on April 2, 2008 in Jefferson County, Washington, under Auditor's File No. 532696, as modified by instrument dated May 18, 2010 and recorded June 4, 2010 under Jefferson County Auditor's File No. 552223, from JAMES E. EADES and MARSHA K. EADES, husband and wife, Grantors, to FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of FIRST FEDERAL SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATION OF PORT ANGELES as Beneficiary. II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust or the Beneficiary's successor is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any court by reason of the Borrower's or Grantor's default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust. III. The defaults for which this foreclosure is made are as follows: Failure to pay when due the following amounts which are now in arrears: Partial payment of $1,857.57 for the month of June 2010: $1,857.57; 6 monthly payments of $1,869.19 each for the months of July through December 2010, inclusive: $11,215.14; 4 late charges of $93.45 each for the months of August through November 2010, inclusive: $373.80; Reimbursement to beneficiary for payment of Jefferson County real property taxes (including penalties and interest, if any): $4,825.58; TOTAL MONTHLY PAYMENTS, LATE CHARGES, TAXES & OTHER ARREARAGES: $18,272.09 IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal of $308,096.86, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured from the 14th day of June, 2010, and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute. V. The above described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on the 18th day of March, 2011. The defaults referred to in paragraph III must be cured by the 7th day of March, 2011 (11 days before the sale date), to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before the 7th day of March, 2011 (11 days before the sale date), the defaults as set forth in paragraph III are cured and the Trustee's fees and costs are paid. The sale may be terminated any time after the 11th day of March, 2011 (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale by the Borrower, the Grantor or the Grantor's successor in interest, any guarantor, or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the entire principal and interest secured by the Deed of Trust, plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust, and curing all other defaults. VI. A written Notice of Default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor or the Grantor's successor in interest at the following address: James E. Eades and Marsha K. Eades, 2911 Sherman Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368; Resident(s) of Property Subject to Foreclosure Sale, 71 Pebble Lane, Port Townsend, WA 98368, by both first class and certified mail on the 2nd day of November, 2010, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee. A written Notice of Default was also posted in a conspicuous place on the premises located at 71 Pebble Lane, Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Washington on the 3rd day of November, 2010, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such posting. VII. The Trustee whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale. VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the above described property. IX. Anyone having any objection to the sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee's sale. X. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS. The purchaser at the Trustee's Sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the Deed of Trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the Deed of Trust, including occupants other than tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants other than tenants by summary proceedings under the Unlawful Detainer Act, Chapter 59.12 RCW. Pursuant to the Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009, a tenant or subtenant in possession of the property that is purchased at the trustee’s sale, under any bona fide lease entered into before the notice of foreclosure, has the right to occupy the property until the end of the remaining term of the lease, except that the purchaser (or a successor in interest) who will occupy the property as a primary residence may terminate the lease by giving written notice to the tenant at least ninety (90) days before the effective date of such notice. The purchaser (or a successor in interest) may give a written notice to a tenant to vacate the property at least ninety (90) days before the effective date of such notice to a bona fide month-to-month tenant or subtenant in possession of the property, or a tenant or subtenant in possession of the property without a bona fide lease. A lease or tenancy shall be considered bona fide only if: (1) the tenant is not the mortgagor/grantor or the child, spouse, or parent of the mortgagor/grantor under the foreclosed contract/Deed of Trust; (2) the lease or tenancy was the result of an arms-length transaction; and (3) the lease or tenancy requires the receipt of rent that is not substantially less than fair market rent for the property or the rent is reduced or subsidized due to a Federal, State, or local subsidy. DATED this 9th day of December, 2010. PLATT IRWIN LAW FIRM, TRUSTEE, By: Gary R. Colley, 403 South Peabody, Port Angeles, WA 98362, (360) 457-3327. Pub: Feb. 16, March 9, 2011
360-437-0428. SUBARU ‘01 FORESTER L ALL WD WAGON 2.5 liter 4 cylinder, 5 speed manual transmission, new clutch and starter, keyless entry, power windows, locks, and mirrors, Panasonic CD stereo, cruise control, tilt, air. Clean inside and out! Everpopular all wheel drive sport utility! Stop by Gray Motors today! $6,995 GRAY MOTORS 457-4901 graymotors.com
Legals Clallam Co.
MERCURY: ‘00 Sable LS Wagon. 3rd seat, leather interior, sunroof, alloy wheels, new tires. $4,000/ obo. 360-460-0385.
HYUNDAI: ‘09 Accent. Low mi. $10,900, 797-3130, after 5.
NISSAN: ‘01 Xterra XE, 3.3L V6, Automatic, 2WD, 113,300 miles, $5,300. 360-640-4714 or 360-477-9915
SUBARU ‘88 GL WAGON Front wheel drive, economical, 1.8 liter 4 cylinder, auto, AM/FM CD, power windows and locks, clean and reliable local trade in, nonsmoker. $1,995 REID & JOHNSON MOTORS 457-9663 reidandjohnson.com
Legals Clallam Co.
Legals Clallam Co.
NOTICE: ANNOUNCEMENT OF AVAILABILITY OF APPLICATION PERMIT NO.:
WAG 50 1545
Delhur Industries, Inc. P.O. Box 1116 Port Angeles, WA 98362
FACILITY: Delhur Industries Airport Road Asphalt Plant 4410 South Airport Road Port Angeles, WA 98362 Delhur Industries has applied for a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)/State Waste Discharge Sand & Gravel general permit in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 90.48 Revised Code of Washington (RCW), Chapter 173-220 Washington Administrative Code (WAC), and the Federal Clean Water Act. The facility proposes to run a hot mix asphalt plant. The wastewater, must meet the requirements of the Washington State Water Pollution Control Act and applicable regulations for a permit to be issued. On the basis of preliminary staff review, the Department of Ecology (Ecology) proposes to issue a NPDES/State Waste Discharge Sand & Gravel general permit. A final determination will not be made until all comments received, pursuant to this notice, have been evaluated. PUBLIC COMMENT AND INFORMATION The general permit and fact sheet may be viewed at Ecology website: http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/wq/sand/ind ex.html. The application, fact sheet, proposed permit, and other related documents are also available at Ecology’s Southwest Regional Office for inspection and copying between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., weekdays. To obtain a copy or to arrange to view copies at the Southwest Regional Office, please call Debbie Nelson at 360-407-6365, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or write to the address below. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments regarding the proposed permit. All comments must be submitted within 30 days after publication of this notice to be considered for the final determination. Comments should be sent to: Carey Cholski Department of Ecology Southwest Regional Office P.O. Box 47775 Olympia, WA 98504-7775 E-mail comments should be sent to email@example.com. Any interested party may request a public hearing on the proposed permit within 30 days of the publication date of this notice. The request for a hearing shall state the interest of the party and the reasons why a hearing is necessary. The request should be sent to the above address. Ecology will hold a hearing if it determines that there is significant public interest. If a hearing is to be held, public notice will be published at least 30 days in advance of the hearing date. Any party responding to this notice with comments will be mailed a copy of a hearing public notice. Please bring this public notice to the attention of persons who you know would be interested in this matter. Ecology is an equal opportunity agency. If you have a special accommodation needs, please contact Carey Cholski at 360407-6279 or TTY (for the speech and hearing impaired) at 360-833-6388. Pub: Feb. 16, 23, 2011
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON CHAPTER 61.24 ET. SEQ. TS #: WA-09-267577-SH APN #: 033030500152 I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Quality Loan Service Corp. of Washington, the undersigned Trustee, will on 3/18/2011, at 10:00 AM, The main entrance to the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 East 4th St., Port Angeles, WA 98362 sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable, in the form of cash, or cashier's check or certified checks from federally or State chartered banks, at the time of sale the following described real property, situated in the County of CLALLAM, State of Washington, to-wit: LOT 27 OF GOVAN'S ISLAND VIEW ADDITION, AS RECORDED IN VOLUME 5 OF PLATS, PAGE 41, RECORDS OF CLALLAM COUNTY, WASHINGTON SITUATE IN CLALLAM COUNTY, STATE OF WASHINGTON. Commonly known as: 301 NORMAN STREET, SEQUIM, WA 98382 which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust dated 6/8/2007, recorded 6/13/2007, under Auditor's File No. 2007-1203363, in Book xxx, Page xxx, records of CLALLAM County, Washington, from JACK S. TAMBLYN, A MARRIED MAN, as Grantor(s), to LAND TITLE, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL, LLC (F/K/A HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.), as Beneficiary, the beneficial interest in which was assigned by MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC., AS NOMINEE FOR HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL, LLC (F/K/A HOMECOMINGS FINANCIAL NETWORK, INC.) to Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.. II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Borrower's or Grantor's default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust/Mortgage. III. The default(s) for which this foreclosure is made is/are as follows: Failure to pay when due the following amounts which are now in arrears: $34,622.28 IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: The principal sum of $300,002.21, together with interest as provided in the Note from the 1/1/2009, and such other costs and fees as are provided by statute. V. The abovedescribed real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust as provided by statute. Said sale will be made without warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession or encumbrances on 3/18/2011. The defaults referred to in Paragraph III must be cured by 3/7/2011 (11 days before the sale date) to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time before 3/7/2011 (11 days before the sale) the default as set forth in Paragraph III is cured and the Trustee's fees and costs are paid. Payment must be in cash or with cashiers or certified checks from a State or federally chartered bank. The sale may be terminated any time after the 3/7/2011(11 days before the sale date) and before the sale, by the Borrower or Grantor or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance by paying the principal and interest, plus costs, fees and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or Deed of Trust. VI. A written Notice of Default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower and Grantor at the following address(es): JACK S. TAMBLYN, A MARRIED MAN 301 NORMAN STREET, SEQUIM, WA 98382 by both first class and certified mail on 3/31/2009, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served, if applicable, with said written Notice of Default or the written Notice of Default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in Paragraph I above, and the Trustee has possession of proof of such service or posting. VII. The Trustee whose name and address are set forth below will provide in writing to anyone requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale. VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all of their interest in the above described property. IX. Anyone having any objections to this sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale pursuant to RCW 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee's sale. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS : The purchaser at the trustee's sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the Grantor under the deed of trust (the owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the deed of trust, including occupants and tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceedings under Chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenant-occupied property, the purchaser shall provide a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060. If the Trustee is unable to convey title for any reason, the successful bidder's sole and exclusive remedy shall be the return of monies paid to the Trustee, and the successful bidder shall have no further recourse. If the sale is set aside for any reason, the Purchaser at the sale shall be entitled only to a return of the deposit paid. The Purchaser shall have no further recourse against the Mortgagor, the Mortgagee, or the Mortgagee's Attorney. This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. T. S. No.: WA-09267577-SH Dated: 12/9/2010 Quality Loan Service Corp. of Washington, as Trustee By: Brooke Frank, Assistant Secretary For Non-Sale, Payoff and Reinstatement info Quality Loan Service Corp of Washington 2141 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (866) 645-7711 Sale Line: 714-7302727 or Login to: www.fidelityasap.com For Service of Process on Trustee: Quality Loan Service Corp., of Washington 19735 10th Avenue NE Suite N-200 Poulsbo, WA 98370 (866) 645-7711 ASAP# 3835875 02/16/2011, 03/09/2011 Pub.: Feb. 16, March 9, 2011
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WE ARE A DEBT COLLECTOR. THIS COMMUNICATION IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. If you filed bankruptcy or have been discharged in bankruptcy, this communication is not intended as an attempt to collect a debt from you personally, but is notice of enforcement of the deed of trust lien against the secured property. AMENDED NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE TO: Olympic Peninsula Development Company, LLC Occupants James W. Ciaciuch Kimberly A. Ciaciuch I. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned Trustee, Karen L. Gibbon, P.S., will on March 18, 2011, at the hour of 10:00 AM, at the main entrance of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. 4th St., in the City of Port Angeles, State of Washington, sell at public auction to the highest and best bidder, payable at the time of sale, the following described real property, situated in the County of Clallam, State of Washington, to wit: Parcel A: SWSE 7-30-6 Parcel B: NWSE 7-30-6 (Lt. 2, SP 33/51) See Exhibit "A" for complete legal APN #063007-430200 (Commonly known as W Hwy 101, Port Angeles, WA 98362 and Lot 2, Fey Road, Port Angeles, WA 98362) which is subject to that certain Deed of Trust, dated October 31, 2007, recorded November 6, 2007, under Auditor's File No. 2007-1211816 records of Clallam County, Washington, from Olympic Peninsula Development Co., LLC, as Grantors, to Clallam Title Company, as Trustee, to secure an obligation in favor of First Federal Savings & Loan Association of Port Angeles, as Beneficiary. II. No action commenced by the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust is now pending to seek satisfaction of the obligation in any Court by reason of the Borrowers or Grantor's default on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust. III. The Default for which this foreclosure is made is as follows: a. Failure to pay when due the following amounts, which are now in arrears: Monthly payments: 1 monthly payment at $3,008.60, (August 1, 2010): $3,008.60 4 monthly payment(s) at $3,166.94, (September 1, 2010 – December 1, 2010): $12,667.76 Late Charges: Accrued late charges: $791.70 TOTAL MONTHLY PAYMENTS AND LATE CHARGES: $16,468.06 b. Failure to pay, or keep any promise, on any debt or agreement with the Beneficiary of your deed of trust in violation of section (3) of the DEFAULT paragraph of the Promissory Note, and the provisions of the Commercial Guaranty. c. Default in other obligations to the Beneficiary of the Deed of Trust, which in the Beneficiary’s opinion renders it insecure or likely to become insecure, in violation of paragraph (7) of the DEFAULT paragraph of the Promissory Note, and the provisions of the Commercial Guaranty. IV. The sum owing on the obligation secured by the Deed of Trust is: Principal $428,517.01, together with interest as provided in the note or other instrument secured from July 1, 2010 and such other costs and fees as are due under the note or other instrument secured, and as are provided by statute. V. The above-described real property will be sold to satisfy the expense of sale and the obligation secured by said Deed of Trust as provided by statute. The sale will be made without warranty, express or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances on March 18, 2011. The defaults referred to in paragraph III must be cured by March 7, 2011 (11 days before the sale) to cause a discontinuance of the sale. The sale will be discontinued and terminated if at any time on or before March 7, 2011 (11 days before the sale) the default(s) as set forth in paragraph III is/are cured and the Trustee's fees and costs are paid. The sale may be terminated any time after March 7, 2011 (11 days before the sale date), and before the sale, by the Borrower or Grantor or the holder of any recorded junior lien or encumbrance paying the principal and interest plus costs, fees, and advances, if any, made pursuant to the terms of the obligation and/or deed of trust, and curing all other defaults. VI. A written Notice of Default was transmitted by the Beneficiary or Trustee to the Borrower or Grantor at the following addresses: Occupants pf the Premises W. Hwy 101, Port Angeles, WA 98362 Olympic Peninsula Development Co., LLC 387 Little Loop Dr., Port Angeles, WA 98362 C/O James W. Ciaciuch, Reg. Agent Kimberly A. Ciaciuch 387 Little Loop Dr., Port Angeles, WA 98362 James W. Ciaciuch 387 Little Loop Dr., Port Angeles, WA 98362 Occupants of the Premises Lot 2, Fey Road, Port Angeles, WA 98362 Olympic Peninsula Development Co., LLC 113 S. Valley Street, Port Angeles, WA 98362 Olympic Peninsula Development Co., LLC PO Box 758, Port Angeles, WA 98362 C/O James W. Ciaciuch, Reg. Agent by both first class and certified mail on August 18, 2010, proof of which is in the possession of the Trustee; and the Borrower and Grantor were personally served on August 19, 2010, with said written Notice of Default and/or the Notice of Default was posted in a conspicuous place on the real property described in paragraph I above, and the Trustee has in his possession proof of such service or posting. VII. The Trustee whose name and address is set forth below will provide in writing, to any person requesting it, a statement of all costs and fees due at any time prior to the sale. VIII. The effect of the sale will be to deprive the Grantor and all those who hold by, through or under the Grantor of all their interest in the abovedescribed property. IX. Anyone having any objections to this sale on any grounds whatsoever will be afforded an opportunity to be heard as to those objections, if they bring a lawsuit to restrain the sale, pursuant to R.C.W. 61.24.130. Failure to bring such a lawsuit may result in a waiver of any proper grounds for invalidating the Trustee's Sale. X. NOTICE TO OCCUPANTS OR TENANTS The purchaser at the trustee’s sale is entitled to possession of the property on the 20th day following the sale, as against the grantor under the deed of trust (owner) and anyone having an interest junior to the deed of trust, including occupants who are not tenants. After the 20th day following the sale the purchaser has the right to evict occupants who are not tenants by summary proceedings under chapter 59.12 RCW. For tenantoccupied property, the purchaser shall prove a tenant with written notice in accordance with RCW 61.24.060. NOTICE TO GUARANTORS You are hereby notified of the following: (1) The Guarantor may be liable for a deficiency judgment to the extent the sales price obtained at the trustee’s sale is less than the debt secured by the deed of trust. (2) The Guarantor has the same rights to reinstate the debt, cure the default, or repay the debt as is given to the Grantor in order to avoid the trustee’s sale. (3) The Guarantor will have no right to redeem the property after the trustee’s sale. (4) Subject to such longer periods as are provided in the Washington Deed of Trust Act, Chapter 61.24 RCW, any action brought to enforce a guaranty must be commenced within one year after the trustee’s sale, or the last trustee’s sale, under any deed of trust granted to secure the same debt. (5) In any action for a deficiency, the Guarantor will have the right to establish the fair value of the property as of the date of the trustee’s sale, less prior liens and encumbrances, and to limit its liability for a deficiency to the difference between the debt and the greater of such fair value or the sale price paid at the trustee’s sale, plus interest and costs. DATED: December 13, 2010. KAREN L. GIBBON, P.S., Successor Trustee By: KAREN L. GIBBON, President 3409 MCDOUGALL AVENUE, SUITE 202 EVERETT, WA 98201 (425) 212-3277 Exhibit “A” THE LAND REFERRED TO HEREIN IS DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: Parcel A: That portion of the Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 7, Township 30 North, Range 6 West, W.M., Clallam County, Washington lying North of State Road No. 9 (Olympic Highway) as said road is now established; EXCEPT right of way for existing roads; ALSO EXCEPT portion conveyed to Clallam County by Deed recorded January 7, 1971 under Auditor’s File No. 400671. Parcel B: The Southwest quarter of the Northwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 7,. Township 30 North, Range 6 West, W.M., Clallam County, Washington. EXCEPT right of way for existing roads; ALSO EXCEPT therefrom that portion of said Parcel B as conveyed to Charlotte Singhose, an unmarried woman by Statutory Warranty Deed dated May 28, 2008 and recorded May 30, 2008, under Clallam County Auditor’s File No. 2008-1221818 and shown as Lot 1 of Short Plat LDV 2007-00092 recorded May 14, 2008, in Volume 33 of Short Plats, page 51 under Auditor’s File No. 2008-1220947. Pub: Feb. 16, March 9, 2011
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Peninsula Five-Day Forecast Today
Partly sunny with a shower or two.
Mostly cloudy and cold with a shower.
Cloudy and chilly with a shower.
Mostly cloudy, a shower possible; chilly.
Cloudy with a few showers possible.
The Peninsula Cool, cloudy and unsettled weather will continue across the region today as a trough of low pressure remains just off the coast of Washington. No heavy rainfall is expected; however, there will be scattered showers throughout the day. This trough will move Neah Bay Port onshore tonight and Thursday with cloudy and cool weather 43/34 Townsend continuing. Rainfall will become more widespread as well, Port Angeles 42/35 as the trough moves overhead. The trough will remain 43/31 over the region on Friday as well as temperatures conSequim tinue to trend cooler and showers continue.
Yakima Kennewick 40/24 47/28
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Times of clouds and sun today with a passing shower or two. Wind becoming west 25-35 knots. Wave heights 2-4 feet. Visibility under 3 miles at times. Mostly cloudy tonight. Wind west-southwest 12-25 knots. Wave heights 2-4 feet. Visibility clear. Cloudy and chilly tomorrow with a shower. Wind west-southwest 6-12 knots. Wave heights 2 feet or less. Visibility under 2 miles at times.
10:23 a.m. 11:41 p.m. 2:14 a.m. Port Angeles 11:45 a.m. Port Townsend 3:59 a.m. 1:30 p.m. Sequim Bay* 3:20 a.m. 12:51 p.m.
High Tide Ht
8.8’ 7.8’ 7.1’ 6.8’ 8.6’ 8.2’ 8.1’ 7.7’
4:27 a.m. 5:08 p.m. 7:02 a.m. 7:17 p.m. 8:16 a.m. 8:31 p.m. 8:09 a.m. 8:24 p.m.
2.6’ -0.6’ 4.8’ -0.9’ 6.2’ -1.2’ 5.8’ -1.1’
11:17 a.m. ----2:36 a.m. 12:50 p.m. 4:21 a.m. 2:35 p.m. 3:42 a.m. 1:56 p.m.
9.0’ --7.3’ 6.9’ 8.8’ 8.3’ 8.3’ 7.8’
Low Tide Ht 5:19 a.m. 5:53 p.m. 7:47 a.m. 8:00 p.m. 9:01 a.m. 9:14 p.m. 8:54 a.m. 9:07 p.m.
*To correct for Dungeness Bay subtract 15 minutes for high tide, 21 minutes for low tide.
High Tide Ht
1.8’ -0.9’ 4.2’ -0.8’ 5.4’ -1.0’ 5.1’ -0.9’
12:23 a.m. 12:09 p.m. 3:01 a.m. 1:54 p.m. 4:46 a.m. 3:39 p.m. 4:07 a.m. 3:00 p.m.
8.2’ 9.1’ 7.5’ 6.9’ 9.0’ 8.3’ 8.5’ 7.8’
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Low Tide Ht 6:08 a.m. 6:35 p.m. 8:32 a.m. 8:43 p.m. 9:46 a.m. 9:57 p.m. 9:39 a.m. 9:50 p.m.
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Detroit 43/37 Chicago 46/41
San Francisco 53/40 Denver 62/32
World Cities Today City Hi Lo W Athens 57 49 pc Baghdad 66 48 pc Beijing 39 29 pc Brussels 48 37 pc Cairo 69 55 c Calgary 16 2 sn Edmonton 11 -5 sf Hong Kong 67 64 r Jerusalem 53 44 sh Johannesburg 81 55 pc Kabul 41 16 s London 48 41 pc Mexico City 77 43 s Montreal 36 32 c Moscow 3 -3 c New Delhi 67 47 sh Paris 47 39 pc Rio de Janeiro 87 76 pc Rome 54 44 r Stockholm 25 21 pc Sydney 81 71 r Tokyo 58 43 s Toronto 42 35 r Vancouver 43 37 sh Weather (W): prcp-precipitation, s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, r-rain, t-thunderstorms, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.
New York 46/37 Washington 56/35
Kansas City 62/51 Los Angeles 59/50
Showers T-storms Rain Flurries Snow Ice 0s
City Albuquerque Anchorage Astoria Atlanta Atlantic City Baltimore Bend Billings Bismarck Boise Boston Buffalo Charleston, SC Cheyenne Chicago Cincinnati Coeur d’Alene Corvallis Dallas Denver Des Moines Detroit Eugene Fairbanks Helena Honolulu Houston Juneau
Atlanta 60/44 Houston 73/57 Miami 76/65
Fronts Cold Warm
Shown are noon positions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for the day. Forecast high/low temperatures are given for selected cities.
Stationary 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s
National Cities Today Hi Lo W 63 37 pc 22 13 pc 46 33 sh 60 44 pc 50 29 pc 54 33 pc 37 19 sf 48 26 c 40 21 s 48 28 c 40 32 pc 42 36 pc 63 46 pc 58 31 s 46 41 r 54 45 pc 34 25 sf 47 33 sh 70 57 c 62 32 s 52 46 sh 43 37 r 45 30 sh -2 -17 sf 44 21 c 82 69 pc 73 57 pc 16 3 s
City Kansas City Las Vegas Little Rock Los Angeles Miami Milwaukee Minneapolis Nashville New Orleans New York Oklahoma City Omaha Orlando Palm Springs Philadelphia Phoenix Portland, OR Raleigh Reno Sacramento St. Louis Salt Lake City San Antonio San Diego San Francisco Sioux Falls Sun Valley Washington, DC
Hi 62 66 68 59 76 42 42 62 70 46 70 56 74 70 50 76 46 62 38 53 60 56 74 62 53 40 36 56
Lo W 51 sh 44 pc 51 c 50 r 65 pc 38 r 34 c 46 pc 54 pc 37 pc 51 pc 36 s 56 pc 47 c 35 pc 52 pc 34 sh 38 pc 22 sn 35 r 49 sh 29 c 59 r 49 r 40 r 28 s 16 sn 35 pc
National Extremes Yesterday (For the 48 contiguous states)
High: 87 at Laredo, TX
Low: -5 at Saranac Lake, NY
DISCOVERY BAY FISHING DERBY February 19, 20 & 21st Watch for Special Deals Coming Your Way!
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Moon Phases Last
El Paso 77/52
Sunset today ................... 5:37 p.m. Sunrise tomorrow ............ 7:18 a.m. Moonrise today ................ 4:03 p.m. Moonset today ................. 6:06 a.m.
Temperatures are today’s highs and tonight’s lows.
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Sun & Moon
Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Shown is today’s weather.
Statistics are for the 24-hour period ending at 4 p.m. yesterday High Low Prcp YTD P. Angeles 46 30 0.15 3.01 Forks 47 35 0.61 27.56 Seattle 46 38 0.22 6.68 Sequim 51 32 0.19 2.78 Hoquiam 47 39 0.23 14.80 Victoria 46 34 0.22 7.78 P. Townsend* 48 41 0.13 3.27 *Data from www.ptguide.com
Port Ludlow 44/33 Bellingham 44/31
Peninsula Daily News
Things to Do
. . . planning your day on the North Olympic Peninsula
Continued from C3 of Puget Sound and the Strait 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Phone Richard Evergreen Coho Resort Club of Juan de Fuca. Phone 360385-0373 or e-mail artymus@ olypen.com.
at 360-301-4355 for location.
House, 2481 Anderson Lake Road, Chimacum, 9 a.m. VisiTrivia night — One to four tors welcome. Phone: 360-765players per team, $8 per team. 3164. Winner takes all. Sign up begins at 6:45 p.m. Game at East Jefferson County 7:15 p.m. Hosted by Corey Senior Co-ed Softball — H.J. Knudson. Uptown Pub, 1016 Carroll Park, 1000 Rhody Lawrence St. Phone 360-385- Drive, Chimacum, 10 a.m. to 1530. noon. Open to men 50 and older and women 45 and older. Playwrights’ Festival — Phone 360-437-5053 or 360Workshop production of 437-2672 or 360-379-5443. “Antarktikos” by Andrea Stolowitz. Key City Playhouse, Tax-Aide — Free assis419 Washington St., 7 p.m. General admission $10. tance with tax preparation proAdvance tickets at Quimper vided by trained volunteers. Sound, 230 Taylor St., or by Bring any and all necessary phone 360-379-0195 with a documentation. Tri-Area Comcredit card. More information munity Center, 10 West Valley and festival passes at www. Road. By appointment, 10 a.m. keycitypublictheatre.org. to 2 p.m. Phone 360-732-4822.
Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous — Calvary Chapel, 91 S. Boyce Road, 7 p.m. Kiwanis Club of Port Phone 360-452-1050 or visit Townsend — Manresa Castle, www.foodaddicts.org. Seventh and Sheridan streets, noon. For more information, Travelers Journal series phone Ken Brink at 360-385— Byron Rot presents “Beauty 1327. and the Beast: Travels in West Papua, Indonesia.” Sequim Chess — Dennis McGuire, High School cafeteria, 601 N. Port Townsend Public Library, Sequim Ave., 7 p.m. Admission 1220 Lawrence St., 2 p.m. to 4 $5. Kids 18 and younger are p.m. Learn to play or improve free. One photo enlargement skills. Open to all ages. Phone given away each week as door 360-385-3181. prize. Phone Dave Shreffler at 360-683-1734 for more inforNorthwest Maritime Cenmation. Fundraiser for Penin- ter tour — Free tour of new sula Trails Coalition. headquarters. Meet docent in chandlery, 431 Water St., 2 Elevators available, chilPort Townsend and p.m. dren welcome and pets not Wanderlust Series Jefferson County allowed inside building. Phone — Winter “Sailing South: Falklands, 360-385-3628, ext. 102, or Cape Horn, Antarctica and e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Today Chilean Patagonia.” Joseph Wheeler Theatre, Fort Worden Port Townsend Aero Tax-Aide — Free assisMuseum — Jefferson County tance with tax preparation pro- State Park, 7:30 p.m. AdmisInternational Airport, 195 Air- vided by trained volunteers. sion by donation: $7 sugport Road, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bring any and all necessary gested, $1 students. Admission: $10 for adults, $9 documentation. Tri-Area Comfor seniors, $6 for children ages munity Center, 10 West Valley Thursday 7-12. Free for children younger Road. By appointment, 3 p.m. Port Townsend Aero than 6. Features vintage air- to 7 p.m. Phone 360-732-4822. Museum — Jefferson County craft and aviation art. International Airport, 195 AirScrabble Club — All levels port Road, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Puget Sound Coast Artil- welcome. Improve your game. Admission: $10 for adults, $9 lery Museum — Fort Worden Bring your board, vocabulary. 4 for seniors, $6 for children ages State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. p.m. to 7 p.m. Water Street 7-12. Free for children younger Admission: $3 for adults; $1 for Creperie, 1046 Water St. than 6. Features vintage airchildren 6 to 12; free for chil- Phone 360-531-2049. craft and aviation art. dren 5 and younger. Exhibits Gamblers Anonymous — interpret the Harbor Defenses Chimacum TOPS 1393 —
Puget Sound Coast Artillery Museum — Fort Worden State Park, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $3 for adults; $1 for children 6 to 12; free for children 5 and younger. Exhibits interpret the Harbor Defenses of Puget Sound and the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Phone 360385-0373 or e-mail artymus@ olypen.com.
Northwest Maritime Center tour — Free tour of new headquarters. Meet docent in chandlery, 431 Water St., 2 p.m. Elevators available, children welcome and pets not allowed inside building. Phone 360-385-3628, ext. 102, or e-mail email@example.com. Admiralty Audubon meeting — 7 p.m. Port Townsend Community Center, 620 Lawrence St. Rick Jahnke will present a program on “The History of Kah Tai Lagoon Nature Park.” Free. Open to the public.
tickets at Quimper Sound, 230 Taylor St., or phone 360-3790195 with a credit card. More information and festival passes at www.keycitypublictheatre. org.
Forks and the West End Today
Book reading, discussion, signing — William Dietrich, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of The Final Forest: Big Trees, Forks and the Playwrights’ Festival — Pacific Northwest. University of Workshop production of musi- Washington Olympic Natural cal “Early Retirement” by Linda Resources Center, 1455 S. Dowdell. Key City Playhouse, Forks Ave. Reception, 5 p.m. 419 Washington St., 7 p.m. Reading, 6:30 p.m. Signing folPay-what-you-wish. Advance lows. Free.
Now Showing n Deer Park Cinema, Port Angeles (360-4527176)
“The Green Hornet” (PG13) “Just Go With It” (PG-13) “The King’s Speech” (R) Rotary Club of East Jef“The Rite” (PG-13) ferson County — Learn About “Sanctum” (R) The Key City Players. Tri-Area “True Grit” (PG-13) Community Center, 10 West Valley Road, Chimacum, 11:45 a.m. Phone Ray Serebrin at n Lincoln Theater, Port 360-385-6544 for details or Angeles (360-457-7997) visit www.clubrunner.ca/Portal/ Home.aspx?cid=705. “Black Swan” (R)
“Gnomeo and Juliet” (G) “The Mechanic” (R) “No Strings Attached” (R)
n The Rose Theatre, Port Townsend (360385-1089) “The King’s Speech” (R) “The Company Men” (R)
n Uptown Theatre, Port Townsend (360-3853883) “Another Year” (PG-13)
Peninsula Daily News for Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Food and Family
Asian noodles have long history
By Jo Marshall Relish
Chinese Chicken and Noodle Salad with Peanut Sauce.
Chinese Chicken and Noodle Salad with Peanut Sauce Serves 6 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 6 ounces Chinese egg noodles 1⁄3 cup reduced-fat creamy peanut butter 11⁄2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 11⁄2 tablespoons dry sherry 3 tablespoons soy sauce 1⁄4 cup water 11⁄2 tablespoons sugar 5 ounces romaine lettuce 1 red bell pepper,
cored and cut into thin strips 1 cup peeled, diced cucumber 6 green onions, sliced 1⁄4-inch thick
_______ Cut chicken breasts crosswise into thin slices. Heat oil in large, nonstick skillet over high heat. Add chicken and saute about 3 minutes or until chicken is thoroughly cooked. Cook noodles according to package directions.
Drain in colander and let cool. Whisk together peanut butter, vinegar, sherry, soy sauce, water and sugar in a small bowl. Stack romaine lettuce leaves. Roll up into a long cylinder (like a cigar). Slice across the roll to form thin strips. Toss noodles with chicken and peanut butter mixture in a large bowl. Add bell pepper, cucumber, green onions and romaine; toss to combine well.
Chinese noodle-making is so resourceful, the operating principle seems to be, “If you can turn it into flour, it can be a noodle.” Chinese cooks recognize the noodle’s value as a cheap, portable, nonperishable foodstuff, and largescale commercial production was under way as early as 100 A.D. Because of its long shape, it gained cultural status as the icon for longevity. To this day, noodles are requisite at birthday parties.
Chinese rice noodles are the precursor of the rice sticks or noodles of Thai cuisine, and Chinese mung bean noodles gave birth to the cellophane noodles of Vietnam.
Oh, and a newsflash for college students who live on them: In a millennial survey of what Japanese people considered their most influential contribution to 20th-century life, Instant Ramen topped the Origins in China list — ahead of karaoke, headphones, video games Japanese noodles also trace their origins to China. and compact discs. Look for Chinese egg Udon, a thick Japanese noonoodles in the internadle typically made from wheat, is served hot in soups tional section of the superor cold with a dipping sauce. market, or use two packOther notable Japanese ages of ramen noodles, discarding the seasoning noodles include the buckwheat noodle, soba, and the packets. A basic creamy processed peanut butter thin wheat noodle called somen. works best here.
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Easy Asian Beef Wraps Hoisin sauce spices it up By Jo Marshall Relish
Sweet, spicy, rich and complex, hoisin is a thick, reddish brown sauce essential to the Chinese pantry. Perhaps because of its importance as a table condiment, some people think of it as Asian catsup. But hoisin contains no tomato.
Asian Beef Wraps use hoisin sauce to enhance the flavor.
Instead, it’s one more example of what Asians have learned to do with their ever-present soybean — in this case, soybeans mashed to a paste, enhanced with sweet potato and flavored with vinegar, garlic, chile peppers and other spices. Hoisin is sometimes called Peking sauce, likely because it’s the classic accompaniment to Peking duck. Its texture and flavor profile bear a resemblance to American barbecue sauces, and in fact, it’s a key component in the preparation of Chinese-style barbecued pork. It’s an essential flavor
element in popular Chinese stir fries ranging from cashew chicken to kung pao shrimp. It’s used as a finishing sauce for mu shu pork wrapped in Mandarin pancakes. And it’s often served as one of the variety of add-ins for the Vietnamese noodle soup, pho.
Sweeten with honey Hoisin sauce generally is available in the Asian sections of mainstream groceries. Aside from using it in recipes, try sweetening hoisin with a little honey and spiking it with orange zest as a glaze for broiled salmon. Stir a bit of hoisin into vinaigrettes made with vegetable oil, rice vinegar and a dash of toasted sesame oil.
Flour tortillas Or make impromptu Asian wraps by stuffing flour tortillas with shredded rotisserie chicken, chopped green onions and shredded carrots and cabbage. Sauce with hoisin and sprinkle with chopped peanuts.
Asian Beef Wraps Serves 4 11⁄2 pounds ground beef (95 percent lean) 1⁄2 cup hoisin sauce 1⁄2 cup jarred peanut sauce 1 medium cucumber, seeded and chopped 1⁄2 cup shredded carrot 1⁄4 cup torn fresh mint 1⁄4 teaspoon salt Freshly ground black pepper 12 large Boston lettuce leaves (about 2 heads) or iceberg or romaine lettuce Fresh mint
_______ Brown ground beef in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat 8 to 10 minutes or until no longer pink, breaking up into small crumbles. Pour off drippings. Stir in hoisin sauce and peanut sauce; cook until thoroughly heated. Just before serving, add cucumber, carrot and torn mint; toss gently. Season with salt and pepper. Serve beef mixture in lettuce leaves. Garnish with mint and serve with your favorite peanut sauce.
‘Takeout’ stir-fry recipe perfect for Asian cooking cravings By Alison Ladman
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This simple and versatile Soba Noodle Stir-Fry is for those nights when your cravings for Asian food aren’t strong enough to get you out the door. Soba noodles are made from buckwheat. In addition to having a mild flavor that works well with many ingredients, they also cook in just 3 to 4 minutes, making them a weeknight dinner dream ingredient. They can be served hot, often in broth, or cold with a dressing. Combined with a quick saute of pork, spinach and mushrooms, these noodles make a satisfying dinner. You also could substitute chicken or beef for the pork,or use tofu for a vegetarian version. Soba noodles are often found in the Asian foods section of the grocery store.
Soba Noodle Stir-Fry Makes 4 servings
9½ ounce-package dried soba noodles 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 pound boneless pork chops or cutlets, fat trimmed, cut into strips 7 ounces shiitake mushrooms, stemmed and sliced 2 cloves garlic, minced 5 ounces baby spinach 1 bunch scallions, thinly sliced 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 teaspoons chili paste
1 tablespoon toasted sesame oil 1 tablespoon rice wine 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds
_______ Bring a large saucepan of salted water to a boil. Add the soba noodles and cook according to package directions. Drain and set aside. In a large, deep skillet or wok over mediumhigh, heat the oil until shimmering. Add the pork and saute until cooked through and lightly
browned, 4-5 minutes. Add the mushrooms and garlic and saute until the mushrooms are tender, another 4-5 minutes. Add the spinach and scallions and cook until the spinach is wilted, 1-2 minutes. Stir in the soy sauce, chili paste, sesame oil, rice wine and the cooked soba noodles. Cook for another minute, or until the noodles are hot. Serve sprinkled with sesame seeds.
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State park bids chef a farm farewell POTATO BLINI WITH lox. Braised short ribs with parsnip strips. Cod cakes with remoulade sauce. Roasted baby squash, cauliflower and peppers. “Fork-end” fans and local farmers gathered Friday at the Fort Worden State Park Commons to give chef Jay Payne an appropriate sendoff: gourmet food from local farms. The reception was held to say farewell to Payne, the former executive chef for Bon Appetit, the park’s food service provider, and welcome Dusty Cope, the new chef. Steve Shively, state park conference manager, praised Payne, calling him a rock-star chef whose passion for local food promoted the development of agri-tourism in the county and the creation of the Olympic Peninsula Culinary Loop. As a restaurant owner and executive chef at the state park, Payne was an early and ardent advocate of using local food in commercial kitchens. “Jay’s always been the most adaptable working with seasonal produce,” said Zack Wailand of Dharma Ridge Farm. “He’s always excited about what’s available, as opposed to wanting to order the same thing.” Cope, who was hired as the new executive chef after a nationwide search, is also a locovore, Shively said. His skills were showcased in the “farm fare” appetizers served at the reception, which Cope created using fish, meat and produce grown and donated by local producers. Marko Colby and Hanako Myers of Midori Farm contributed potatoes, which were turned into silver-dollar-sized potato blinis topped with strips of lox from Cape Cleare Salmon. Roger Short and Kevin Short of Short’s Family Farm in Chimacum contributed beef short ribs, which were braised, the meat cut off the bone and served in bite-sized pieces on a thin slice of vegetable with a side of shoestring parsnips from Nash’s Organic Produce in Sequim. The chef’s most unusual creation: beet and sunchoke panna
PORT TOWNSEND NEIGHBOR cotta, the small island of white Jackson custard rising from a purple sauce. In addition to the lox, Cape Cleare donated a whole king salmon, which was served with vegetables, and linecaught ling cod, which Cope made into miniature fish cakes topped with spicy remoulade. Cope and his staff also made the centerpiece of the dessert table, a round of baked brie covered with curried fruit. Other desserts — dark chocolate tarts, lemon tarts and crunchy biscotti — were provided by Annika. Sue Ohlson at Sunrise Coffee provided the coffee and Bon Appetit provided other beverages. Before moving to Port Townsend, Cope was executive chef at a four-diamond restaurant in western North Carolina, Madison’s, known for its farm-totable, sustainable cuisine, and at the Inn at Millstone. Cope’s spouse, Claire, has family in the Northwest, and the couple has made annual crosscountry visits, Cope said. Payne and his family moved to Port Townsend 11 years ago from Seattle, where he had cooked at French restaurants, the Four Seasons’ Olympic Hotel and Tulio’s. In Port Townsend, he and spouse Christine opened The Wild Coho, which was named one of the top 10 organic restaurants in the country. Bon Appetit hired Payne three years ago to be executive chef and general manager for Bon Appetit Management Co., the second largest buyer of locally produced food in the region, after the Food Co-op, Shively said. “That’s lots of beets and lots of parsnips,” Shively said. Payne is moving back to Seattle to be executive chef at the Bill
Chef Dusty Cope, right, and BAMCO/Fort Worden general manager Rochelle Prather, second from right, are introduced at the reception at Fort Worden Commons on Friday. At left is Candace Hulbert, a local deli chef/baker, and Lisa Waipio Werner, operations director at Centrum. and Melinda Gates Foundation’s new 12-acre campus across from Seattle Center. In his new job, also with Bon Appetit, Payne will be responsible for feeding the foundation’s 1,100 employees, Shively said, so he’ll still be in the market for local food. “We’ll need a pipeline,” Payne said. The reception also honored Rochelle Prather, who has been promoted to general manager of Bon Appetit at Fort Worden State Park. The job keeps her hopping: In addition to the reception Friday night, Bon Appetit served breakfast that morning for 60 people from the Olympic Educational Service District, lunch for 267 from the same group and a valentine dinner in the adjoining dining room for 70 people attending a couple’s retreat.
Prather lives in Port Ludlow. Originally from Massachusetts, she grew up in Baltimore and lived in Washington, D.C. A chief petty officer in the Navy, she served as assistant food service coordinator at the White House Mess executive dining rooms during the Reagan and George H. Bush administrations, providing gourmet meals and catering dinners for heads of state. She also was the pastry chef at Blair House, the president’s guest house. Before being hired by Bon Appetite in 2009, Prather was the regional conference and catering sales manager for Navy Region Northwest, based in Keyport. Working for Bon Appetit, with its commitment to local foods, gives her a common ground of conversation with her two sons,
who are vegans, and a relationship with the farmers, many of whom attended Friday’s reception. “It’s nice to see them in a social situation, not just unloading trucks,” Prather said. For the farmers, it was an opportunity to thank Payne for what he had done to put local farms on the map. Or, as one person called out, “Jay Rules.” “We always loved him as a person and as purchaser of organic produce,” said Colby of Midori Farm. “He was a tremendous supporter of local farms.”
________ Jennifer Jackson writes about Port Townsend and Jefferson County every Wednesday. To contact her with items for this column, phone 360-379-5688 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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for conservation. Because of New Guinea’s mountainous terrain and inaccessibility, the people living in the island’s interior weren’t “discovered” until the 1930s. SEQUIM — Byron Rot However, the past 80 and his wife, Carol Bernyears have brought about thal, will discuss a trip significant change. they made to a marine conRot and Bernthal will servation project in Indone- describe their travels and sia’s Raja Ampat Islands answer questions. during a Traveler’s Journal Admission is $5 at the presentation at the Sequim door; children 18 and High School cafeteria, 601 younger get in free. N. Sequim Ave., at 7 p.m. This is the 20th anniThursday. versary of the series, preRot is habitat manager sented by the Peninsula for the Jamestown Trails Coalition as a fundS’Klallam tribe, and Bernraiser for the Olympic Disthal is superintendent of covery Trail. the Olympic Coast All proceeds are used to National Marine Sanctubuy food and project mateary. rials for trail volunteers. The Raja Ampat Islands For more information, are home to rich coral reefs visit www.olympicdiscovery and an abundance of trail.com. marine life. The area’s biodiversity Clallam Bay stories and resources make it a global priority CLALLAM BAY — A
special story time for children ages 3 to 6 will be held at the Clallam Bay Library, 16990 state Highway 112, at 10 a.m. Friday. Children will be taught new things about the library. The event will include stories, a tour of the facility and a craft project. For more information, phone the Clallam Bay Library at 360-963-2414 or visit www.nols.org.
Funk documentary PORT ANGELES — “Wheedle’s Groove,” a documentary about Seattle’s long-lost soul and funk music scene of the 1960s and ’70s will be shown in Peninsula College’s Little Theater, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., at 7 p.m. Friday. The screening is part of the college’s Movable Fest 2011 film series. Director Jennifer Maas explores the unexpected
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demise of what appeared to be a thriving Seattle soul music scene, until the public turned its ear from funk to disco, and Seattle’s soul and funk scene slipped into obscurity. Through interview footage, archival materials, original music and live performances, Maas brings the soul era of Seattle back to life. Commentary by such Seattle notable music figures as Quincy Jones, Sir Mix-A-Lot, Mark Arm of Mudhoney, Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie, Ben Shepherd of Soundgarden, Kim Warnick of The Fastbacks and Kenny G highlight the film. The documentary has been shown at many film festivals nationwide and received the Audience Award at Indie Memphis, Jury Prize for Best Film Sound Unseen at International Duluth 2010 and
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PORT ANGELES — Ten Port Angeles High School trade and industries students attended the recent Puget Sound Naval Shipyard’s Career Fair at the Kitsap Sun Pavilion at the Kitsap County Fairground in Bremerton. It was an opportunity to learn about the trades, explore career options and meet managers at the shipyard and its Intermediate Maintenance Facility. Students also talked with journeymen from the different shops and learned about the student trainee program. The student trainee program is a four-year, accred-
ited, cooperative education program of the shipyard’s Apprentice School and Olympic College. Those who complete the program earn an associate degree in technical arts and a journeyman certificate in their chosen trade. “All vendors involved with the shipyard were in attendance,” said Tim Branham, the high school’s trade and industries instructor. “They had around 500 positions for hire.” Around 10,000 attend the fair each year. Port Angeles School District For more information, From left, Port Angeles High School students Gunnar Eiesle, Reggie Burke, Max Aria, Hunter visit www.navsea.navy.mil/ shipyards/puget/default. Moroz, Bryce Rutherford, Julian Walls, Thomas Williams, Mike Steele, David Branham and Nathan Dawley and instructor Tim Branham attend the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard Career Fair. aspx.
Briefly . . . Book talk in Forks slated for Saturday FORKS – Former Forks High School teacher Eve Datisman will highlight some of her favorite reads of the past year during a book talk event at the Forks Library, 171 S. Forks Ave. The event will run from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday. “Beat the Winter Blues” is the theme of the event. This presentation is free and open to the public. For more information about this program, phone the Forks branch at 360374.6402, e-mail Forks@ nols.org or visit www.nols. org.
17; Misha Cassella-Blackburn, 14; Solomon Dusseljee, 14; and Katherine Atkins, 14. Pipia teaches a style of acting and improvisation using what he describes as “the best of several masters” to create a unique experience for his actors and the audience. Admission is by donation. For more information, phone 360-379-1068, or e-mail email@example.com.
12 will be admitted free. The meal will include chili, chili dogs and all the fixings, dessert and beverages. For more information or to purchase tickets, phone 360-461-9008.
Storytelling event PORT TOWNSEND — Storyteller Frederick Park will tell a series of familyoriented stories, which will be followed by an ice cream social, at Quimper Grange, 1219 Corona St., from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Park, from Asheville, N.C., has been a guest storyteller at festivals and schools across America for more than 30 years, including the National Storytelling Festival in Jonesborough, Tenn. He also is a frequent guest at the Festival of American Fiddle Tunes as a dance master, raconteur and master of ceremonies. He is a collector of traditional tales from his native Appalachia as well as stories from Wales, Scotland and African-American traditions. Suggested donation is $5 per person, $10 for a family. For more information, phone 360-385-0456 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get your tickets SEQUIM — Tickets are now on sale for The Gateway, the second annual fundraiser supporting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula and the Promise of Hope Foundation. The Promise of Hope Foundation is a Sequimbased nonprofit that uses all of the donations it receives to support access to education for orphans and needy children in the African nation of Uganda. The Gateway will be held at 7 Cedars Casino’s Club Seven Lounge, 270756 U.S. Highway 101, at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19. The event includes a buffet dinner, no-host bar and live and silent auctions. Tickets are available at Tender Touches Spa, 545 Eureka Way, and at the Boys & Girls Club, 400 W. Fir St., in Sequim, and its Mount Angeles unit, 2620 S. Francis St., in Port Angeles. For more information, phone 360-681-4363.
Digital submissions will be accepted via mailed CD or by e-mail. Artists must be at least 18 years of age. The entry deadline is March 7. For more information and an entry form, visit
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Girl Power event SEQUIM — Sequim High School and Soroptimist International of Sequim will hold a Women In Networks (WIN) event, “Girl Power,” on Saturday, Feb. 26. “Girl Power” will be held in the Sequim Middle School cafeteria, 301 W. Hendrickson Road, from 8:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All female Sequim High School students are eligible to take part in the event. There will be hands-on instruction in self-defense techniques and presentations on healthy relationships; making safe choices; awareness of date-rape drugs; legal definitions of sexual harassment, rape and domestic violence; street safety; college campus safety; study abroad safety; healthy eating; and fitness. The cost is $5, which includes participation in the seminar, lunch, a T-shirt and an emergency whistle. Presenters will be Becca Korby, executive director, Healthy Families of Clallam County; Lorraine Shore, community policing services coordinator with the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office; officers and detectives from the Sequim Police Department; Kathleen Timperio, Peninsula College; Ashley Merscher, 2004 graduate of Sequim High School; and nutritionist Erika Van Calcar. To sign up for this event, contact Mitzi Sanders, career director at Sequim High School, at 360-582-3600 or by e-mail at Mitzi@sequim.k12.wa.us. Peninsula Daily News
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PORT ANGELES — Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County recently added Dennis Beguelin, Bruce Busch and Jim Mann to its board. Each member will serve a three-year term. Beguelin has served as a volunteer for the hospice for the past two years. He worked for California’s Security Pacific National Bank before retiring to Sequim six years ago. Busch, a former Air Force flying instructor, moved to Sequim with his wife, Dottie, in 2003. He began volunteering with the hospice after the death of his wife because “they helped me.” He has served as an equipment delivery man and on board committees for the hospice. Mann describes his volunteer work with the hospice as “one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done.” With his wife, he retired to Sequim 22 years ago from Pacific Telephone as a special services technician. Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County is seeking volunteers with grant-writing experience to help keep the nonprofit sustainable. For more information or to volunteer with grant writing, phone Executive
PORT TOWNSEND — The Jefferson County Democrats will host a “Day After President’s Day Potluck Celebration and MiniChautauquah” fundraiser Tuesday. The event will be held
SEQUIM — Sequim Arts is seeking entries for its 35th annual Juried Art Show. Work in both 2- and 3-D forms will be accepted. Cash and merchandise prizes totaling more than $1,500 will be awarded. The Museum & Arts Center in the SequimDungeness Valley will host the show at the MAC Exhibit Building, 175 W. Cedar St., from May 3 to 28. Michael McCollum will serve as juror. Born in Hoquiam, he acquired many of his artistic sensibilities from the San Francisco Bay area, the call for entries said. While at the University of Califor-
nia, he apprenticed with Peter Voulkos, assisting him with three outdoor sculptures. Abstract expressionism is one of his primary influences, and he is enamored with the idea of “arriving at” rather than “aiming at,” the event announcement said. He has worked in bronze, ceramics, drawing, painting, printmaking and wood. The Sequim Arts Juried Show is an official event of the 2011 Sequim Irrigation Festival. Entry fees are $15 for Sequim Arts members, $20 for nonmembers. Each additional entry is $5, and up to five entries are allowed.
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at Quimper Grange, 1219 Corona St. Doors will open for setup at 5 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6 p.m. A suggested $10 contribution at the door supports local Democratic candidates and issues while offering a chance to win door prizes. “We’re giving thanks that this Presidents Day, Barack Obama is in the White House, and we invite our fellow progressives to the grange for a night of celebration,” said Teri Nomura, who chairs the Clallam County Democratic Central Committee.
Writing workshops for those who want to write but are having trouble getting started will begin next month in Sequim and Port Angeles. Port Angeles author and Marine meeting playwright Rebecca RedPORT TOWNSEND — shaw will offer two fiveThe Port Townsend Marine week workshops beginning Science Center will hold its Tuesday, March 1, in annual meeting at the Port Sequim and Thursday, Townsend Yacht Club, 2503 March 3, in Port Angeles. Washington St., from “I haven’t taught in the 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. area for a while, and I miss Center Executive Direc- it,” Redshaw said. “I’ve met tor Anne Murphy will pres- terrific people over the ent a brief review of 2010 years who have fresh ideas Gun show slated activities and preview 2011 or who have a story to tell.” PORT ANGELES — A events. Both classes will be held gun and knife show will be She will be followed by from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. held at the Port Angeles Rick Jahnke, Port “My goal is to provide a Masonic Lodge, 622 S. Lin- Townsend resident and positive atmosphere to get coln St., from 9 a.m. to professor emeritus of the started,” Redshaw said. 5 p.m. Saturday and Skidaway Institute of Class size is limited to 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Oceanography, who will no fewer than five and no General admission is $6 discuss climate change and more than eight participer day, and a weekend ocean change. pants. pass is $9. “We are pleased to have Cost is $75. Youths 12 and younger Rick back as a lecturer,” For more information or get in free with an adult. said Murphy, noting that to register, phone Redshaw Active-duty military and “his topic is very pertinent, at 360-477-1513 or e-mail police members will receive given the public’s growing firstname.lastname@example.org. a $1 discount. curiosity.” The show will also Admission is free to Call for artists include Western and PTMSC members; sugSEQUIM — Sequim Native American memora- gested donation is $7 for Arts is seeking artists who bilia; fishing, camping and nonmembers. have studios in the Sequim outdoor equipment; and Jahnke has a Bachelor area who would like to be educational information on of Science in chemistry the Second Amendment to from the University of Wis- included in the “Artists Open Studio Tour 2011” the U.S. Constitution. consin-Milwaukee and a during the Lavender Festidoctorate in chemical val weekend, July 15-17. Improv comedy set oceanography from the Applications may be University of Washington. PORT TOWNSEND — downloaded from Sequim He spent roughly 30 Chair Improv Troupe will years in academics, first at Arts’ website, sequimarts. perform at Better Living org. the University of CaliforThrough Coffee, 100 Tyler The deadline for subnia, San Diego, and then in St., at 7 p.m. Saturday. mission is March 1. Georgia’s university sys“Expect to have a wild For more information, time and, yes, some of this tem, conducting research phone Cynthia Thomas at focused on seafloor geowill be funny,” said director 360-681-4240 or e-mail chemistry and the marine Joey Pipia. cynthia@MLCE.net. carbon cycle. The evening will feature He spent the past few short-form improvisations, years in Washington, D.C., Tango lessons set which are situational, directing a program to PORT ANGELES — A quick and funny. develop and deploy a global new six-lesson series of The improvisation will sensor system to advance Argentine tango lessons spring from audience sugobservations of ocean phewill begin at the Eagles gestions. nomena. Ballroom, 110 S. Penn St., “The truth of the on Sunday. moment is what it’s all A series for beginners about,” said Pipia. “It’s one Chili and karaoke will run from 5 p.m. to thing to just be silly, but PORT ANGELES — these actors are beyond Fairview Grange, 161 Lake 6 p.m. Lessons for intermedithat.” Farm Road, will hold a chili ate students will be held The troupe is based at feed and karaoke night at from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The Chameleon Theater. 6 p.m. Tuesday. The cost for six lessons This is their 11th year Karaoke will begin at is $50 for Eagles members, and their first season per6:30 p.m. forming on the road, with Tickets are being sold in $60 for the public. Intermediate dancers stops including Sequim, advance for $5. Tickets will be $6 at the may attend both series at Port Angeles and Poulsbo. no additional cost. door. Members are Jae Children younger than Classes will be taught Dvorak, 16; Isaac Urner,
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For a limited time, choose our Stressless® Buckingham high-back sofa, in selected colors, for $1,000 OFF regular price; low-back Stressless® Buckingham sofas $800 OFF. Stressless® living is the perfect combinations of comfort, function and style. Our patented PlusTM system provides you with optimum head and lumbar support in any position, while the Glide system keeps your body in perfect balance. Come in today and see why Stressless® earns the title. The Innovators of ComfortTM. See sales associate for complete details.
1114 East First • Port Angeles • 457-9412 • angelesfurniture.com
Stressless® is proudly endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association.
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$9900 WHole HoUse speCial
360-385-0700 Reservations Suggested
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Sofa 7' $5500 Recliner $3500 Love Seat $4500
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141 HUDSON STREET • PORT TOWNSEND
$2500 per room
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