Matthew Nash

Veterans Corner: Seminar set for veterans’ benefits

Benefit seminar is Saturday There will be a seminar on Veterans’ Benefits from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, April 14 at the American Legion Hall, 107 E.… Continue reading

City opens Guy Cole Events Center kitchen after remodel

Following the opening of the main hall at the Guy Cole Events Center last May, City of Sequim officials recently opened the doors to the… Continue reading

Transportation tax renewal to go before City of Sequim voters in November

As indicated in January, Sequim city councilors will ask city voters to renew a two-tenths of 1 percent sales tax to support the Transportation Benefit… Continue reading

Adults take the wheel at first pinewood derby event

Adults joined the races last Saturday for the first Pinewood Classic Adult Pinewood Derby at Trinity United Methodist Church. Organizers saw 22 entries with Sequim’s… Continue reading

Protesters rally in Sequim with March for Our Lives event for stricter gun control

Following the lead of survivors of the Parkland, Fla., high school shooting on Feb. 14, in which 17 people were killed, about 75 Sequim and… Continue reading

Sequim High teacher Jon Eekhoff sustains injuries from fall

A Sequim teacher is recovering from head trauma in Harborview Medical Center after falling from a ladder at his home. Family and friends said Jon… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival shares first look at royalty float

Smiles and cheers shined through the rain clouds to help usher in the 123rd Sequim Irrigation Festival’s float last Saturday. About 200 people stood in… Continue reading

Sidewalk and curb construction underway by Carrie Blake Park

Construction began March 26 along North Blake Avenue to install new sidewalks and curbs. Crews with InterWest Construction, Inc. of Sequim/Burlington will install new cement… Continue reading

Stolli statue returns to memorialize popular Sequim dog

Stolli the dog, or Sequim’s Sweetheart, is back watching over her corner of Hendrickson and Priest roads. After a weird turn of events and several… Continue reading

Sunnyside construction to close post office access briefly this week

Customers and nearby residents of the Sequim Post Office, 240 S. Sunnyside Ave., will see more of an impact from construction along Sunnyside Avenue starting… Continue reading

Irrigation Festival becomes its own nonprofit following pattern of growth

After nearly 123 years, the Sequim Irrigation Festival has becomes its own entity — as far as the Internal Revenue Service is concerned. Organizers for… Continue reading

Lacrosse season opens for Port Angeles-Sequim

Lacrosse season on the North Olympic Peninsula is going strong for the boys and girls’ Mountaineers’ squads. The Port Angeles-Sequim Mountaineers high school boys hosted… Continue reading

Reporter’s Notebook: Kids today, still kids tomorrow: A reflection on Toys”R”Us

As a child of the 1980s, I’ve always been a Toys“R”Us kid. I was no stranger to action figures like He-Man or Star Wars or… Continue reading

Sequim balloon to fly in the Philippines

Sequim’s nonprofit hot air balloon, Dream Catcher, returns to Lubao International Balloon and Music Festival March 23-25 in the Philippines. Captain-Crystal Stout will pilot one… Continue reading

Sequim’s select squad takes second in state basketball

Thanks to a last second shot, strong defense and big efforts all around, Sequim’s fifth-grade select boys basketball squad took runner-up in the fifth-grade silver… Continue reading

Gateway Mortgage celebrates grand opening in Sequim

Sequim community members and business owners celebrated the grand opening of Gateway Mortgage Group, 901-B W. Washington St., last Friday with a special ribbon cutting.… Continue reading

Littlejohn set to complete Sherwood Village senior development

After 40-plus years of creating a dedicated community for Sequim’s seniors, Bill Littlejohn says he’s likely reached the end of an era of building in… Continue reading

OlyCAP honors senior volunteers across the peninsula

Tutors, drivers, food bank volunteers and more were honored at a recent luncheon hosted by Olympic Community Action Programs, OlyCAP, in Sequim. More than 40… Continue reading

Remembering Sequim’s dedicated volunteer Esther Heuhslein Nelson

A lifetime of accolades for volunteering served as a reminder for Esther Heuhslein Nelson, family members say, to keep helping others. The 1996 Sequim Citizen… Continue reading

Sequim grad’s ‘Flip or Flop Vegas’ returns this week for second season

Using the glitz and glam of Las Vegas as inspiration, Sequim High grad Bristol Marunde and his wife Aubrey are set to return to TV… Continue reading