Matthew Nash

A look at emergency preparedness across Sequim

Residents in and around Sequim are taking earthquake preparedness to a new level. With volunteers for Community Emergency Response Teams, or CERT, totaling more than… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of the Boys & Girls Club of the Olympic Peninsula

B&G Club hosts WSU standout for anti-bullying campaign

Sequim’s Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula Carroll C. Kendall Unit hosted some special guests on Feb. 16 including former Washington State University… Continue reading

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Roads, school officials share snow, ice removal process in Sequim

While some of us wake up to a dusting of snow on our lawn and ice on our windshields, a select few have been on… Continue reading

Sidewalks, curbs by park expected by Lavender Festival

New sidewalks and curbs are expected to be installed by the Sequim Lavender Festival this July by Carrie Blake Community Park. Sequim City Councilors gave… Continue reading

New Zealander to lead Gardiner church

For Caleb Smith and his family, taking the position as pastor at Gardiner Community Church was a calling he felt he needed to take. The… Continue reading

City looks to improve curbs, sidewalks by Carrie Blake Park

With pickleball courts being readied for construction in Carrie Blake Community Park, staff with the City of Sequim look to improve pedestrian access into and… Continue reading

Electrical fire burns during blood drive at Sequim Elks Lodge

Firefighters with Clallam County Fire District 3 stopped a fire from spreading underneath the Sequim Elks Lodge No. 2642 on President’s Day. Assistant Chief Dan… Continue reading

Graffiti wall depicting gun image at skate park angers local residents

Recent graffiti at the Sequim Skate Park is leading the City of Sequim to enact a new policy at its graffiti board, a space intended… Continue reading

State says Sequim elk herd numbers being thinned due to causing local crop damage

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife reports Sequim’s Roosevelt Elk herd is once again being thinned due to its numbers being too high and… Continue reading

Diamond Point residents seek upgraded helipad for emergencies

Diamond Point residents look to rally the community and local Boy Scouts to help improve Diamond Point Airport 2WA1’s helipad. Currently, the helipad is a… Continue reading

Golf cart catches fire at golf course

A small electrical fire burned three golf carts at the Cedars at Dungeness, 1965 Woodcock Road, last Wednesday evening. Assistant Chief Eric Quitslund with Clallam… Continue reading

Dr. Tom Reis. Submitted photo

Music Live features selections from Handel to Haas

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., brings tenor Tom Reis to Music Live with Lunch on Tuesday, Feb. 20 with a show called… Continue reading

Dr. Tom Reis. Submitted photo

New owners find best fit with Best Friend Nutrition

Best Friend Nutrition New owners Cynthia and Casey Linden 680 W. Washington St. Suite B102, Sequim Open: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday… Continue reading

Sequim grad seeks UW to stop using pigs for paramedic training

For close to three years, Sequim grad and current University of Washington student Victoria Cummins has worked with animal advocates to push for a change… Continue reading

Sequim wrestlers, from left, Jamie Schroepfer, 132 pounds, Kiara Pierson, 135 pounds, and Ben Newell, 145 pounds, earned high seeds at their regional tournaments to compete at the state MatClassic on Feb. 9-10. Pierson took first and Schroepfer and Newell second in their weight classes. Photo courtesy of Bill Schroepfer

Wrestling: Three Sequim seniors set for state MatClassic

Three Wolves — two first-timers and a three-time medal winner — are set to take on the biggest tournament of the year in the Tacoma… Continue reading

Sequim wrestlers, from left, Jamie Schroepfer, 132 pounds, Kiara Pierson, 135 pounds, and Ben Newell, 145 pounds, earned high seeds at their regional tournaments to compete at the state MatClassic on Feb. 9-10. Pierson took first and Schroepfer and Newell second in their weight classes. Photo courtesy of Bill Schroepfer

Anderson, Hughes named Firefighters of the Year

Sequim natives. Wives. Mothers. And now Firefighters of the Year. Fellow career and volunteer firefighters with Clallam County District 3 selected Stefanie Anderson, a career… Continue reading

Eight Wolves set for regionals

Small numbers to start the season didn’t equate to less effort for Sequim’s wrestling squad to start the postseason. Last weekend was a return to… Continue reading

Fire district 3 considering levy lid lift

For two consecutive years, Clallam County Fire District 3’s call load has risen above 7,000 and thousands more than a few years prior. In 2017,… Continue reading

Remote Control Hobbies to close in Sequim

After providing thousands of miles in the air, on the roads and on the rails for local hobbyists, Remote Control Hobbies Sequim will close later… Continue reading

Sequim more savvy to tax scams, law enforcement says

Attempts to take personal information and/or money through scams as tax season begins aren’t going away any time soon, law enforcement reports. However, Sequim Police… Continue reading