Mary Neville was crowned queen of the 84th annual Rhododendron Festival, and Kaylee Krajewski and Ellienne Thornton were named princesses during the coronation ceremony Feb. 16 at Chimacum High School.
Voters approved the proposed annexation of the city of Port Townsend into Jefferson County Fire Protection District No. 1 on the special-election ballot Feb. 12.
Port of Port Townsend commissioners unanimously approved a five-year capital projects budget at their regular business meeting Feb. 13.
The budget includes major renovations of the Point Hudson south jetty and repairs to the Boat Haven breakwater in 2019 and 2020. Both sustained damage during the windstorm Dec. 20, 2018.