Jellyfish Stranded in Staggering Numbers

A mass stranding of lion’s mane jellyfish shocked Key Peninsula beach walkers during the second week of August — and made swimmers think twice about getting in the water. “I have never seen …

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In 2018 the top broke off a tall Douglas fir and fell into YMCA Camp Seymour’s amphitheater, smashing several rows of benches and destroying the fire pit ring. No campers were present at the …

Lace knitter Peter Rowe was selected to be the featured artist for the 2022 Longbranch Fiber Art Show on October 1.
Peninsula High School got a new principal August 3 when the district chose Mike Benoit …
Historian Michael Kenneth Hemp moved to Wauna from Monterey, California, in 2017 to follow the trail of Ed Ricketts.
As grocery store prices keep rising, so does the demand for assistance from local food banks and pantries.
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John Roger Dierck

John Roger Dierck passed away from brain cancer in the home he built on Case Inlet near Vaughn June 17. His family kept him company as he left this pale blue dot and joined the stars.  John …

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Here's What He Thinks About That
At the end of summer’s lease, it’s time to renew some old acquaintances. No, not those people you owe a dinner; not those friends who were too busy to stop by like they said they would (even …
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On the Other Side of Procrastination

The warm, lazy days of summer can be the perfect season to foster procrastination. Do you, like me, identify as a procrastinator? I used to call myself a functioning procrastinator. I always turned …

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Is the human race suicidal? You be the judge. What do you think? The root cause of global warming is human overpopulation. It is also the root cause of poverty, famine and war. Surprise! Yet in …

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