Stories tagged: Port Townsend
Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Fun-Tastic responds to lawsuit over Ferris wheel fall
The company being sued after three people fell from a Ferris wheel in Port Townsend has responded to the federal lawsuit, denying any negligence or liability.
UPDATED: Sat., May 20, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Company: Riders who fell from Ferris wheel were asked to sit
The company that owns a Ferris wheel three people fell off in Washington state says they had been asked to remain seated during the ride’s previous rotation.
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
3 injured after falling from Ferris wheel in Port Townsend
Authorities say two women and a child fell from a Ferris wheel and were injured in Port Townsend on the Olympic Peninsula.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Small earthquake hits off Port Townsend
A small earthquake struck near Port Townsend in Admiralty Bay.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 3:13 p.m.
Gray whale bones to become new exhibit in Port Townsend
The bones of a dead gray whale have been moved to a greenhouse to dry and are destined to become a new exhibit at the Port Townsend Marine Science Center.
Wed., July 27, 2016, 11:09 a.m.
Hundreds of seabirds washing up dead off Olympic Peninsula
PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. – Scientists are looking into the deaths of hundreds of seabirds in the eastern part of the Strait of Juan de Fuca in Washington state. About 300 …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2011
Historic Port Townsend mixes great food, traditions
PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. – It’s 8:30 on a Friday night, and teenage girls wearing short skirts and flip-flops are rocking out to the Rolling Stones in the Undertown, a basement …
Mon., July 25, 2011, 3:42 p.m.
Congress gets involved after Indian Island court ruling
Congress is weighing into conflicts over military secrets and questions about when people have a right to know if nearby federal facilities pose a deadly threat. New legislation follows a …
Mon., Aug. 16, 2010
Knots of dime-size toads leaping into forests
Millions of dime-size toads are hopping on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, heading for the woods.