Michael Dashiell

By leaps and bounds: Sequim teen Logan Laxson sees track work pay off at Junior Olympics

The kid didn’t look familiar, B.J. Schade recalled. He might be tall enough to be in high school, but he looked fairly young. And who… Continue reading

Magical morning at Sequim Library

Olympia-based magician Jeff Evans entertains youths and adults alike at the Sequim Library on June 27, 2017. Evans uses principles of STREAM — science, technology,… Continue reading

Sequim native sets Seattle thiller from afar

Making her home in the antipodes, author Audrey J. Cole is quite comfortable seeing her characters live out her thrillers in the familiar Pacific Northwest.… Continue reading

Olympic National Park staff sets summer season

After a winter that brought more low-elevation snow to the Olympic Peninsula than recent years, staff at Olympic National Park are preparing park facilities for… Continue reading

US Highway 101 intersections in Blyn to get realignment

Parts of U.S. Highway 101 in Blyn, including a pair of access points, are getting a makeover starting this month. The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe, in… Continue reading

Shipley Center looks to add 3,600-square-foot annex as stop-gap for bigger Sequim facility

Members and users of the Shipley Center, the senior- and adult-focused facility on Sequim’s east end of town, won’t have to wait much longer for… Continue reading

Northwest Shred Tour makes stop in Sequim on June 23

The crowds can be modest — three or four who happened to be in the area — up to a hundred-plus. Either way, Randy Juarez… Continue reading

SHS grad Vig signs on to play at PC

When Erin Vig laces up her cleats for her college team this fall, she won’t be far from home. The 2017 Sequim High grad signed… Continue reading

Sequim High School graduates a record 238 seniors

A little rain wasn’t going to spoil this record-setting party. Sequim High School celebrated the graduation of 238 seniors on June 9 at the school’s… Continue reading

Sequim High School’s Class of 2017 gets $4M in scholarships

“When I look back at this class in 10 years, I’ll think of them as multi-talented.” Reflecting upon the Sequim High School Class of 2017,… Continue reading

Prep sports: Wolves garner all-league honors

Spring prep seasons have ended, with a number of Sequim High athletes earning distinctions for their play on the courses, diamond and soccer pitches. Golf… Continue reading

Citizens, first responders prepare for a great shake

If and when the “big one” hits, Clallam County Fire District 3 Chief Ben Andrews says, Sequim and its surrounding communities will be much more… Continue reading

Track & Field: Sequim stars fall just short of medals

For the first time in at least 15 seasons, Sequim High athletes missed out on the medal stand at the state finals. The Wolves, led… Continue reading

Golf: McMenamin takes sixth, Wolves place fifth at state tourney

With athletes at each prep grade level, Sequim High golfers made a big impact at the state 2A golf tourney. Behind solid play of upperclassmen,… Continue reading

Memorial Day 2017: For the fallen, heartfelt tributes

The Sequim community turned out in droves to honor Americans who died while serving in the U.S. armed forces at Memorial Day ceremonies across the… Continue reading

Rugby scrum returns to Sequim

In their second visit in as many years, the USA Women’s Rugby Team found a spot in Sequim to get in some practices before an… Continue reading

Track & Field: Nine runners, jumpers and throwers make trek to state

There’s someone from every corner of the field going to the 2A State Track and Field meet this weekend for the Wolves. Four boys —… Continue reading

Golf: McMenamin eyes another top state finish

Alex McMenamin counts it as good fortune that she found the sport of golf. “I have asthma, so any running sport was kind of out,”… Continue reading

Fastpitch: Wolves take Olympic League’s No. 3 seed to districts

Olympic League standings (as of May 14) Team Lg. Over. Port Angeles* 12-0 16-1 North Kitsap* 8-4 9-7 Sequim* 8-4 10-9 Olympic* 6-5 9-7 Kingston… Continue reading

Baseball: Olympic ends Sequim’s season just shy of state

Few Olympic League pitchers this year could shut down a hot-hitting Sequim baseball squad. Unfortunately for the Wolves, Olympic ace Chase Matheny stood between them… Continue reading