Is Port Angeles ready to realize its potential?

Nippon Paper Industries USA sends out a plume in this view looking west along State Route 101 in Port Angeles. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times)
Nippon Paper Industries USA sends out a plume in this view looking west along State Route 101 in Port Angeles. The mill is the last of many that have stood along the deepwater port inside the barrier wall of Ediz Hook the past century. (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times)

The city seems on the cusp of greatness, primed to take advantage of its geographic good fortune — if it wants to.