Michael Dashiell

With Olympic National Park reopened, Hurricane Ridge club resets winter sports season

With the partial federal government shutdown being lifted late last week, it’s time to hit the slopes at Hurricane Ridge. Olympic National Park reopened its… Continue reading

Prep basketball: Sequim boys clinch third seed, girls fall vs. Olympic

Undersized and down at halftime, Sequim’s Wolves dug deep for a key win against a league foe. Nate Despain led all scorers with 25 points… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Jan. 30, 2019

Echo at Elks Dee Coburn’s Echo plays rockabilly, country, classic rock and Elvis for a concert and dance at the Sequim Elks Lodge, 143 Port… Continue reading

Bowling: Sequim freshman McKeown places ninth at districts, eanrs state bid

Madison McKeown is headed to state. The Sequim High freshman picked perfect timing for her best scores of the season, racking up a 479-pin, three-game… Continue reading

Boys swimming: Sequim caps regular season with win versus Knights

Olympic League standings Team Lg. Kingston 5-0 Olympic 4-1 North Kitsap 4-1 Port Angeles 3-3 Klahowya 2-3 Sequim 1-5 Bremerton 0-6 Sequim’s boys swimming squad… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Jan. 30, 2019

Basketball Port Angeles Parks & Recreation men’s league • Jan. 27 Anytime Fitness-Sequim 80, Arrow Marine Services 54. Leading scorers — Anytime: Art Green 24,… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Wolves down Vikings, eye league’s top spot

Olympic League standings (as of Jan. 28) Port Angeles 9-1 15-3 North Kitsap 8-2 11-7 Sequim 8-2 13-4 Kingston 5-5 9-9 Olympic 4-6 6-11 North… Continue reading

Letters to the editor — Jan. 30, 2019

Border wall opposition is hurting the nation Is there something wrong with Congress? Is there lead in the water? For Congress to oppose border security… Continue reading

Lawmakers seek revisions to wrongful death and injury statutes

Bill would eliminate residency requirement for wrongful death of a child

Partisan versions of bills proposed in House to transition Washington to clean energy

Democrat bill would penalize companies who are not using 100 percent renewable sources by 2045, while Republicans would create incentives to transition to renewable energy sources.

Creation of rural development investment funds, topic of new legislation

By Emma Epperly WNPA Olympia News Bureau Proposed Senate legislation would create rural development and opportunity zone funds and extend tax reductions to certain timber… Continue reading

‘Blood moon’ rising

By Michael Dashiell Sequim Gazette… Continue reading

Boys basketball: Wolves clinch postseason berth with win

Olympic League standings (as of Jan. 21) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 7-1 13-3 Port Angeles 7-1 12-4 Sequim 6-3 10-5 Olympic 5-3 9-7 Bremerton… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Sequim routs foes, stays in hunt for league title

Olympic League standings (as of Jan. 21) Team Lg. Over. Port Angeles 7-1 13-3 North Kitsap 7-1 10-5 Sequim 7-2 10-4 Kingston 5-5 7-9 Olympic… Continue reading

Unified in spirit, on the court

Sequim High School students from Jen Mackey’s Life Skills class wow the crowd at the school’s annual Unified basketball game on Jan. 18. Special Olympics… Continue reading

Wrestling: Sequim sees positives in league loss to Port Angeles

Conceding the night’s match to an undefeated and well-stocked Port Angeles team, Sequim wrestlers nevertheless looked to some positives at a league dual match on… Continue reading

Bowling: Wolves roll into postseason

By Michael Dashiell Sequim Gazette… Continue reading

A&E briefs — Jan. 16, 2019

Watercolors by NOW artists on display A group of artists who are members of NOW (North Olympic Watercolorists) are displaying their watercolors now through April… Continue reading

Boys basketball: Sequim rebounds from rout, clobbers Kingston

Olympic League standings (as of Jan. 14) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 7-0 12-2 Port Angeles 5-1 9-4 Olympic 4-3 8-7 Sequim 4-3 8-5 Bremerton… Continue reading

Boys swimming: Wolves splash to personal bests, district marks

With just two league meets remaining this season, Sequim’s swim crew looks prepped to peak at postseason meets. The Wolves posted nine personal individual bests… Continue reading