Matthew Nash

Blaze destroys Blyn home near Chicken Coop Road

Fire consumed a Blyn home late Monday morning that fire officials say was tough to fight due to terrain. Assistant Fire Chief Tony Hudson with… Continue reading

Fir Street reconstruction likely set for April 2019

Anticipated reconstruction on West Fir Street is on hold — again. City of Sequim officials report the anticipated January 2019 start date to reconstruct the… Continue reading

Firefighters step into dodgeball training

Firefighters turned back the clock for a game of schoolyard dodgeball last week. Clallam County Fire District 3’s A-shift rolled out the fire trucks for… Continue reading

Follow-ups: Quilter wins prestigious award, woman wears dress to support trafficking victims

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

Sequim Community Aid seeks toys for local children

Volunteers with Sequim Community Aid seek community members’ support to keep its 70-year tradition the Toys for Sequim Kids giveaway going strong. A nonprofit that… Continue reading

Chorus brings Christmas to Sequim this weekend

The Sequim Community Christmas Chorus celebrates its 34th program with three shows, set for 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 and 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Dec. 1-2,… Continue reading

Helen Haller Elementary students run hard for Turkey Trot fundraiser

Like shoppers tracking down after-Thanksgiving sales, Helen Haller Elementary students ran hard for laps at their recent Turkey Trot fundraiser. Students in grades K-5 ran,… Continue reading

Rise up and hula for robots: Sequim Robotics Federation hosts luau Dec. 1

Sequim High School Robotics Club’s Luau and silent auction fundraiser 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 Sequim High School cafeteria, 601 N. Sequim Ave. Traditional Polynesian… Continue reading

Santa’ Toy and Food Fire Brigade dispatches Dec. 4-7

Firefighters with Clallam County Fire District 3 and Explorer Post 1003 take Santa to the community next week for his annual Toy and Food Fire… Continue reading

Sequim approves $37.9 million budget for 2019 with small utility increase set

Sequim city residents can anticipate a nominal increase in utility bills starting next year following the Sequim City Council’s approval of next year’s $37.9 million… Continue reading

City plants tree to remember former employee

The memory of one beloved City of Sequim staff member will continue to grow in Carrie Blake Community Park, 202 N. Blake Ave. About 20… Continue reading

Follow-ups: Boys Girls Clubs’ 30th auction hits record support, Sequim the cougar doing well

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

Holy holiday harmonies: Sequim Community Christmas Chorus returns for 34th year of singing the classics

Sequim Community Christmas Chorus When: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Nov. 30, Dec. 1; 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 Where: Sequim Seventh-day Adventist Church, 30 Sanford Lane,… Continue reading

Sequim Bee Farm wins $20K in Kitsap Bank competition

The buzz is real for Sequim Bee Farm. It’s just that the shock hasn’t worn off yet for its owners, says Meg DePew. She and… Continue reading

Sequim businesses ready for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Santa’s arrival

Editor’s note: see shops’ special hours below: Whether you’re looking for a candle, a new shirt, a phone or just some holiday cheer, Sequim retailers… Continue reading

Sequim sets the table: Food Bank distributes 900 Thanksgiving meals

Turkey, pie and all the fixings flew off the shelves of the Sequim Food Bank, 144 W. Alder St., prior to Thanksgiving. Food bank board… Continue reading

Third-grader joins computer group, helps start school club

Age doesn’t discriminate when it comes to being a tech guru. For 8-year-old Aiden Johnson of Port Angeles, he’s showing students and seniors that computers… Continue reading

City plan details 11 options for affordable housing in Sequim

By the numbers 1,700 Number of low-income options in Sequim 40% Percentage of city residetns in workforce 12.9% Percentage of city residents at or below… 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 increase Clallam County Fire District… 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 residents voted to renew the… Continue reading