Independent Group Eyes Voting Activity

Members of the League of Women Voters-Jefferson County who recently served as election observers have commended the work of the Jefferson County elections staff. The monitors reported that, while often sitting next to observers from the Republican and Democratic parties, they witnessed every aspect of the regulation-driven process, starting with the opening of the ballot boxes and ending with the actual counting of the ballots.

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10th Annual All County Picnic & JCPH Raffle

Liz Anderson, Jefferson County Public Health

Join us at the 10th annual All County Picnic, and be a part of Jefferson County’s community-wide celebration of resilience and emergency preparedness! The event will be at HJ Carroll Park in Chimacum on Saturday, August 20th from 11 am to 4 pm. Jefferson County Public Health will be handing out FREE First Aid Kits (one per household, while supplies last) and holding a raffle for a 4-person, 72 hour Emergency Kit (2 available). One entry per household, no purchase necessary.

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by Mary Ronen, Editorial Staff

Today, I am feeling somewhat optimistic. It has been warmer and sunnier, yet not too hot as to be uncomfort- able—we finally could be heading into summer. While warmer and drier conditions are much appreciated, caution is in order as there are still the threats of possible wildfires.

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