Fir Street rehab in full swing for school start in September

Superintendent seeks transportation plan by end of August

City seeks input on possible connector street

Staff say planning for connecting Brown Road to Ninth Avenue at ground floor

Systems go for another Air Affaire

Aug. 24-25 event features antique, experimental aircraft, helicopters, balloons and more

Hospital district candidate hearing set for Sept. 5

A hearing to determine Ann Marie Henninger’s eligibility to run for Olympic Medical Center hospital commissioner has been set for… Continue reading

Sequim city council nixes moratorium on MAT, permitting

Sequim city councilors voted down a temporary moratorium Monday night that would have prevented future permits — and halted the… Continue reading

Huff, SHS cross country leader, crosses finish line

Huff coached 2 individual state winners, earned 8 team district championships

What’s New at the Market: Bountiful colors and tastes

Sequim Farmers Market Open: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza, downtown Sequim More info: manager@sequimmarket.com Continue reading...

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Eager actors stage ‘The Reluctant Dragon’

Children’s play highlights differences can be strengths

Community members and dignitaries stand with Eagle Scout candidate Ben Wright, left, during Diamond Point Airport’s Airport Appreciation event on Aug. 10 that celebrated the completion of a new helipad. Photo courtesy of Kaye Gagnon

Diamond Point honors helipad completion

Community members, business leaders and dignitaries gathered on Aug. 10 for Airport Appreciation Day at Diamond Point Airport 2WA1 and Continue reading...

Jennifer Thomas to perform for first time in Sequim on Aug. 22

Jennifer Thomas concert When: 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 22 Where: Dungeness Schoolhouse, 657 Towne Road Tickets: $30, available at jenniferthomas.eventbrite.com Continue reading...

Business

Business briefs — Aug. 21, 2019

Windermere adds Gulka to team Windermere Real Estate/Sequim-East announced last week the addition of Michelle Gulka to their team of… Continue reading

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State’s labor market continued to improve in July

Washington state’s economy gained 13,400 jobs in July and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for July was unchanged… Continue reading

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Life

Raising the roof for barn quilts

Thirty local artists came together on Aug. 10 to learn and create their own barn quilt paintings. The Sunbonnet Sue… Continue reading

 

Get It Growing: Why do fruit trees fail to bear?

Thinning fruit on a heavily laden fruit tree prevents breakage of limbs. Reducing the number of fruit will enable the… Continue reading

 

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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

 

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