Port Townsend http://www.kplu.org en Submarine exploring sunken ship near Port Townsend http://www.kplu.org/post/submarine-exploring-sunken-ship-near-port-townsend <p>PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. &ndash; A private submarine is diving this week near Port Townsend to examine the wreck of a steamer that sank in 1921 in Puget Sound.</p><p>The 90-year-old wreck of the SS Governor rests in 240 feet of water. A 15-foot submarine from OceanGate of Everett will be used to take photos to develop three-dimensional images of the hulk. A spokesperson said the company did complete the dive but that it would be several days before they would be able to complete processing the sonar, video and photos.</p><p> Thu, 23 Jun 2011 01:00:37 +0000 The Associated Press 1928 at http://www.kplu.org Submarine exploring sunken ship near Port Townsend Port Townsend gets national spotlight for Small Business Saturday http://www.kplu.org/post/port-townsend-gets-national-spotlight-small-business-saturday <p><span id="internal-source-marker_0.898144468315657" style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; font-style: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline;">You’ve heard of Black Friday, Buy Nothing Day and Cyber Monday.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; font-style: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline;">Now there’s another post-Thanksgiving shopping event.&nbsp; <a href="http://smallbusinesssaturday.com/facts.html">Small Business Saturday</a> </span><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; font-style: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline;">is a new initiative, meant to give independent shops a boost. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 26 Nov 2010 13:07:25 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 217 at http://www.kplu.org Port Townsend gets national spotlight for Small Business Saturday