Plans for school portables underway

As Sequim School District readies for the next school year, several programs and schools are looking at portables as temporary… Continue reading

Sunland Golf Country Club struggling, homeowners to discuss possible contract options

Leaders of Sunland Golf & Country Club say the 18-hole course and its cafe and pro shop continue to hit… Continue reading

Sequim City Manager receives ‘excellent’ review

Sequim City Councilors seem to like what City Manager Charlie Bush is doing. Following their Aug. 4 evaluation of his… Continue reading

Meet one of the cast from ‘Castaways’: Sequim man one of 12 contestants on new television show

Sequim native Richard Rogers has a passion for fishing and is a fan of survivalist shows, so it was only… Continue reading

Emma Murphy, a Port Angeles High School student and Junior ROTC member, helps sort 2018 arts and crafts entries at the fairgrounds on Aug 13.

Clallam County Fair’s 99th year runs Aug. 16-19 in Port Angeles

2018 Clallam County Fair When: Thursday-Sunday, Aug. 16-19 Where: Clallam County Fairgrounds, 1608 W. 16th St., Port Angeles Includes: Live… Continue reading

UPDATE: Missing Sequim hiker found

A Sequim hiker was reported lost was able to hike out to U.S. Forest Service Road 2780 just south of… Continue reading

Hot rods rev up for Sequim Prairie Nights Saturday, Aug. 18 in downtown

When you see this many cool cars rolling down Washington Street, it usually means it’s May and Irrigation Festival time.… Continue reading

Sequim woman receives aviation award

To sum up her life and love of aviation in a few words, Donna Wilson-Sommer says, “It’s been a joy Continue reading...

New tunes on tap for Timberwolves: Director George Rodes looks to set tone at Sequim Middle School

George Rodes is back in his comfort zone… that is, in a band room. “Music is a learning vehicle,” Rodes Continue reading...

Sequim-based tea company focuses on sustainability

Julia Mader brings a variety of sustainable and environmentally-friendly chai tea to the Pacific Northwest. Her company, Evergreen Chai, is Continue reading...

93 Days of Summer, Aug. 16-22

The Olympic Peninsula has plenty going on for our 93 days of summer. Check out this week’s staff picks and Continue reading...

Business

Business briefs — Aug. 15, 2018

Wind Rose sets ‘Winiversary’ Wind Rose Cellars celebrates seven years of business in Sequim with a Seventh Winiversary at the Continue reading...

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Sports

Valley of the Trolls races ‘go Hawaiian’

With the theme “Trolls Gone Hawaiian,” the fourth annual Valley of the Trolls, an event featuring a half marathon, 10-kilometer… Continue reading

 

Bob Cup golf tourney raises funds for local nonprofit

More than 60 golfers took to the greens in late July to battle for bragging rights and for a cause.… Continue reading

 

Life

Farm to Table: Bounty of blueberries

Living in Sequim means that we get to enjoy the parade of summer fruit grown on local farms: from those… Continue reading

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Time to get ready to go back to school

It’s that time once again … but are you ready for another school year? Sequim schools and community partners have… Continue reading

 

Marketplace
Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer

 

Opinion

Think About It: Lost in space

Even our cats are crabby — although I fail to see any reason they should be. These two have everything… Continue reading

 

Guest opinion: Dems topping GOP in primary election

The Grand Old Party endured a good old-fashioned butt-whupping on primary night. Now, Republican leaders in the Legislature must come… Continue reading

 

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