Erin Hawkins

UPDATE: Propane explosion, fire in Sequim trailer injures man

A male resident was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle after suffering burns from an explosion and fire inside a trailer in Sequim at… Continue reading

A passion for acrylic pouring

Melanie Burns’ style of art involves a little acrylic paint, a dash of chemical reactions and her favorite: a lot of color. “I’ve always loved… Continue reading

Local group honors seven veterans with Quilts of Valor

Seven local veterans were honored for their years of military service with handmade quilts on Oct. 19 at the Lodge at Sherwood Village by a… Continue reading

Community leaders talk emergency safety skills, resources

Sequim residents in coming months may get more help in preparing to handle catastrophes, including a text alert notification system for families with students at… Continue reading

St. Luke’s welcomes Warming Center

The Sequim Community Warming Center can continue to keep individuals warm this season after it found a new home at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in… Continue reading

New business does retail and interior design services

Decorate with Panache Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday, closed on Sundays Where: 154 W. Washington St. Contact: Store, 360-215-7377 Susan Eiland says she can’t remember… Continue reading

‘Sylvia’ features small cast, big laughs

“Sylvia” Presented by Olympic Theatre Arts; by A.R. Gurney When: 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 2 p.m. on Sundays, from Oct. 19- Nov.… Continue reading

Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church lends helping hand

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School board approves contract for custodians, maintenance staff

Maintenance and custodial staff at Sequim School District will see a 9 percent increase in their salaries this school year. Sequim School Board directors, with… Continue reading

End of an era: Former students share memories as Sequim school comes down

As the Sequim Community School piece by piece is deconstructed, former Sequim students recall the building’s legacy with many fond memories. Large portions of the… Continue reading

What happens in a local emergency? Sequim schools, law enforcement, emergency responders

By Erin Hawkins Sequim School District Safety Forum In partnership with Sequim Police, Clallam County Fire District 3, Clallam County Sheriff Department, and City of… Continue reading

Mad Hatters look pretty in pink

A sea of pink covered the fellowship hall at Sequim Community Church on Oct. 5 as women sported pink attire and whimsical hats for the… Continue reading

McCrories celebrate opening of The Blind Store

The Blind Store by McCrorie A specialty window covering store Where: 649 W. Washington St., Suite 3 Hours: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.,… Continue reading

Applestock: A heartfelt harvest

All eyes on the apples

Classified staff call for contracts as several unions remain in negotiations with Sequim School District

Staff at the Sequim School District continue to rally and advocate for equitable wages as contract negotiations persist for paraeducators, bus drivers, secretaries, maintenance staff… Continue reading

Rogers reflects on ‘Castaways’ experience

Sequim’s Richard Rogers looks back on his experience as a “Castaways” contestant with a firm belief that people are essential to survival. “You need people… Continue reading

Amara Spa celebrates business ventures

Amara Spa & Kami Westfall Massage Therapy Location: 1001 E. Washington St., Suite #3 Hours: By appointment only Contact: Kami Westfall Massage Therapy: 360-477-2705; Amara… Continue reading

Apple Stock benefits local causes

Apple Stock 2018 Fundraiser benefiting local causes When: Noon-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, and Saturday, Sept. 29 Where: The orchard at Williams Manor, 4043 Sequim… Continue reading

Gun reform supporters gather at Sequim Library

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Library leaders look to turn page with Sequim expansion

The North Olympic Library System has two propositions in this year’s election that could change the face of the Sequim Library. The two propositions on… Continue reading