Olympic Peninsula Academy students, staff settle into new home

Olympic Peninsula Academy staff and students have made the most of their new home within six portables along West Fir… Continue reading

Fire District 3’s levy lid lift passes

Cuts and deficits are now an afterthought for firefighters and paramedics for the immediate future following Clallam voters’ decision to… Continue reading

Follow-ups: Sequim composer Jennifer Thomas makes Billboard debut

Week to week, reporters cover dozens of stories from the heartbreaking to heartwarming. Here, we take a moment to revisit… Continue reading

Residents renew City of Sequim’s transportation tax

Transportation projects in the City of Sequim will continue on uninterrupted with support of a special tax through 2029. Sequim… Continue reading

Sequim Library expansion proposition falls short

A proposal to expand a building that library officials say is too small and in need of an upgrade fell… Continue reading

School board approves contracts, considers projects

Sequim School board directors were busy Monday, Nov. 5, as they approved salary increases for two district bargaining units and… Continue reading

OMC anticipates $3.4 million in losses after Medicare reimbursement changes

As Olympic Medical Center leaders warned, cuts in reimbursements from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are moving… Continue reading

Fruits of Grace focuses on fair-trade philosophy, offers handmade items from around the world

Fruits of Grace Retail store selling fair trade, handmade items from around the world Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays Continue reading...

Habitat for Humanity set to open Sequim boutique

Habitat for Humanity Boutique and Sequim office Location: 213 E. Washington St. Opening (tentative): Mid-November, to-be-announced Hours (tentative): 10 a.m.-5:30 Continue reading...

Greywolf Elementary goes jogging … for funds

Thirty minutes of exercise, with a big payoff. Greywolf Elementary students made their annual trek around their playfield on Oct. Continue reading...

Olympic Theatre presents ‘Heart for the Arts’

Heart for the Arts Olympic Theatre Arts annual fundraiser Artists’ reception & open house: 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Continue reading...

News

2018 General Election results

Incumbents held leads in races for Clallam County commissioner, prosecuting attorney, sheriff and director of community development after the first… Continue reading

 

Post Office paves parking lot

Dropping off your mail should be a smoother trip thanks to recent efforts by Lakeside Industries workers at the Sequim… Continue reading

 

Business

Business briefs — Nov. 7, 2018

This month, Dungeness Chestnuts’ Sequim orchard harvested its first commercial crop. One Italian and four French varieties of the Orchard’s… Continue reading

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Volkman joins OMC as compliance manager

Olympic Medical Center announced last week the addition of Jay Volkman as Compliance Manager. Volkman oversees OMC’s compliance plan, which… Continue reading

 

Life

Olympic National Park’s Perspectives starts Tuesday

Olympic National Park’s Perspectives Winter Speaker Series, free presentations held at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month through… Continue reading

 

Milestone: Quast receives OMC leadership award

Paula Quast, Olympic Medical Center’s supervisor of central services, received the organization’s leadership award from OMC CEO Eric Lewis at… Continue reading

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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

Guest opinion: Military also adjusting to worker shortages

When our military is viewed as an employer, it has the same problem as the private sector; attracting qualified people… Continue reading

 

Guest opinion: On civility and power — Part I

What is, or should be, the relationship between civility and power? Is civility compatible with, or even possible in, situations… Continue reading

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