Michael Dashiell

Local leaders looking to make, inspire healthy choices

“We need to redefine what it means to be healthy, and rethink health.” Olympic Medical Center CEO Eric Lewis had some perspective to share —… Continue reading

Pickleball courts open at Sequim Park

Pickleball courts grand opening When: 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 25 Where: Carrie Blake Community Park, 202 N. Blake Ave. More info: See sequimpicklers.net or email… Continue reading

Fire District 3 eyes levy lid lift for November ballot

Without what’s called a levy lid lift, Clallam County Fire District 3 will have to start drawing on reserves — and consider cuts to district’s… Continue reading

Business briefs — June 27, 2018

Donation Day set at Via Vita Via Vita Yoga hosts its first Donation Day on Sunday, July 8. Teachers will be hosting back-to-back classes all… Continue reading

First Sequim Bike Rodeo ropes a crowd

The first Sequim Bike Rodeo, hosted by the Olympic Peninsula Bicycle Alliance, enjoys a busy day under sunny skies on May 5. Volunteers helped youths… Continue reading

OVCF donation helps build community at Sequim Farmers Market

A key grant from the Olympic View Community Foundation (OVCF) helps the Sequim Farmers Market offer special days for area youth and seniors alike. Joining… Continue reading

PHOTOS: SHS Wolves’ next gridiron generation

Area youths take part in a Sequim football camp June 5-7. The camp, open to boys and girls in grades kindergarten-eighth grade, saw about 35… Continue reading

Sequim Skate Park hosts contests, fundraiser on Saturday

With a trio of contests, prizes, a raffle, a barbecue and some top skate, bike and scooter talent from the area and beyond, advocates are… Continue reading

Prep football: Wolves, Riders, Spartans scrimmage

Until we meet again … Sequim’s football squad got its final action of the spring in a three-team scrimmage against Port Angeles and Forks on… Continue reading

CORRECTED: OMC takes another step toward Sequim cancer center, primary care expansion

In another step toward expansion of Olympic Medical Center’s services on its Sequim campus, OMC’s board of commissioners approved putting out for bid an estimated… Continue reading

Rain does not stop smiles on this SHS grad parade

“Oh the Places You’ll Go” … For most graduates, that meant, immediately anyway, someplace dry. Still, a moderate rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of about… Continue reading

Sequim High graduates eye various career paths

Standing a few feet away from a rather apropos graduation theme of “Oh, the Places You’ll Go,” a half-dozen soon-to-be high school graduates considered their… Continue reading

‘Strings coach’ takes soloist spotlight for SCO concert

Sequim Community Orchestra spring concert Featuring: Soloist Mary Moon When: 7 p.m. Friday, June 8, Where: Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave. Admission:… Continue reading

College sports: Barry takes fourth in javelin at D-II nationals

For someone who says he hasn’t mastered the form of his event, Western Washington University junior Alex Barry is making it look quite natural. The… Continue reading

Prep sports: Harris, Shea, Jacobsen lead SHS’s postseason honors

All told, Sequim High School’s 2018 spring was — quite literally — a banner season. With some SHS teams earning their first state tourney win… Continue reading

Running with purpose: community members support Special Olympics

A special time of the year sees state law enforcement officials once again raising awareness and funds for Special Olympics. Each year, officers from all… Continue reading

SHS grads’ scholarship take is more than $4.7 million

Sequim High School graduation When: 6 p.m. Friday, June 8 (ticket-holders admitted starting at 5 p.m., no reserved seating) Where: SHS stadium, East Fir Street… Continue reading

Liars Contest set for Saturday

A true tale: The Story People of Clallam County’s annual event for skilled exaggerators and full-on whopper-tellers is coming to the Port Angeles Library this… Continue reading

Spring blooms bring unwanted Scotch Broom

Highly invasive, problematic to reforestation and a fire hazard, Scotch Broom is an unwelcome guest to the Olympic Peninsula landscape — and it’s back. The… Continue reading

State 2A golf: SHS boys are runners-up at finals, Shea places fifth

State 2A golf: SHS boys are runners-up at finals, Shea places fifth