Michael Dashiell

2017: The Year in Review

In the past year Sequim seemed to see it all, from a booming housing market to major road and trail projects beginning and ending, athletic… Continue reading

2017: The Year in Sports

From the hardwood to the gridiron, from the track and field to fairways and soccer pitches, Sequim athletes and coaches were busy setting records and… Continue reading

Men’s basketball: Pirates go 2-1 at Clackamas Holiday Invite

North Region standings* (as of Jan. 1) Team Rec. Everett 12-3 Edmonds 11-3 Olympic 9-2 Bellevue 9-3 Peninsula 9-5 Whatcom 6-7 Skagit Valley 5-7 Shoreline… Continue reading

Women’s basketball: Pirates break into win column, clobber Clark

North Region standings* (as of Jan. 1) Team Rec. Everett 10-3 Bellevue 9-6 Whatcom 5-6 Olympic 3-7 Skagit Valley 3-8 Edmonds 3-9 Shoreline 0-4 Peninsula… Continue reading

Carols and cheer from Greywolf youths to Sequim Seniors

Christmas came a bit early to Avamere Olympic Rehabilitation of Sequim, as Greywolf Elementary School fifth-graders make a stop to say hi, sing holiday carols… Continue reading

For Sequim’s Sears, the end of an era: Longtime businessowner Bob Grey sells store, eyes retirement

After five decades in retail, including the past 20 years as the familiar face at Sears, Bob Grey is ready — finally — to call… Continue reading

KWA opens supported living facility in Sequim

For Sulja Warnick, it’s simple: “We’re all connected, somehow.” When Warnick and others help found the Korean Women’s Association in Pierce County more than four… Continue reading

Men’s basketball: Pirates go 2-1 at Tacoma tournament

North Region standings* (as of Dec. 24) UPDATE UPDATE Team Rec. Everett 10-2 Edmonds 9-2 Olympic 8-2 Bellevue 8-3 Peninsula 7-4 Whatcom 6-6 Skagit Valley… Continue reading

Cannon Cummins snowboards at Hurricane Ridge on Dec. 4, 2016. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)

Time to hit Hurricane Ridge for skiing, snowshoeing and more

With the holidays upon us, it’s a good time to get out of the house and check out the snow at the Hurricane Ridge Winter… Continue reading

Cannon Cummins snowboards at Hurricane Ridge on Dec. 4, 2016. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)

Tribe finishes Chicken Coop, US Highway 101 project

A US Highway 101 safety project 10 years in the making — and five months in construction — is complete. The final touches for the… Continue reading

Women’s basketball: PC seeking first win after Centralia tourney sweep

North Region standings* (as of Dec. 24) UPDATE UPDATE Team Rec. Everett 9-1 Bellevue 7-5 Whatcom 5-6 Skagit Valley 3-5 Edmonds 3-6 Olympic 3-7 Shoreline… Continue reading

Boys basketball: Wolves fall to Riders, Trojans

Sequim’s 4-0 start and a No. 8 spot in the state’s first RPI rankings seemed to fade quickly last week after a 30-point loss at… Continue reading

Boys swimming: Knights edge Wolves in league meet

Kaleb Needoba and Jax Thaxton won individual events and five Sequim swimmers set personal bests, but the Wolves dropped their first home meet of the… Continue reading

Funding gone cold for Sequim Warming Center

The Sequim community continues to show heart for its homeless. But a long, cold snap this winter could close the Sequim Warming Center’s doors just… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Riders overwhelm Wolves on hardcourt

A young and inexperienced team found themselves on the wrong end of a rout in a hostile environment last week. A balanced and tenacious Port… Continue reading

Trail supporters add 2 sections to Olympic Discovery Trail

By foot or by wheel, users of the Olympic Discovery Trail now have more room to roam. Trail supporters, elected officials and representatives from a… Continue reading

Births — Dec. 13, 2017

Oh baby! Sept. 27, 2017 — 4:49 p.m., a son, Gurkehar Singh Khela, 7 pounds 8 ounces, to Itpinder Singh Khela and Ramanpreet Kaur Khela,… Continue reading

Bowling: Trojans top Wolves on lanes

Despite a strong Baker game and effort from junior Quinn Danielson, Sequim’s Wolves dropped a 6-1 decision to the visiting Olympic Trojans on Dec. 7… Continue reading

Boys basketball: Wolves edge Bulldogs in OT

First league game, first league win … but it took some extra time. Sequim out-scored host North Mason 7-4 in overtime to escape with an… Continue reading

Girls basketball: Youth movement sends Wolves to win in opener

So much for that offseason rust. Sequim roared into the 2017-2018 season with a big win against an Olympic League rival on Dec. 6, knocking… Continue reading