Erin Hawkins

Raising funds for freshman class

Students from the Sequim High School class of 2022 held a car wash and bake sale on Aug. 17 at the Sequim High School parking… Continue reading

Sequim author releases second crime thriller

“Inspired by Murder” By author Audrey Cole Available on Amazon.com or can be order by local bookstores More info: https://www.audreyjcole.com/ Sequim’s Audrey Cole recently released… Continue reading

Warming center looking for new space

The Sequim Community Warming Center is in need of a new home before cold weather returns. Jean Pratschner, the warming center’s manager, said the Serenity… Continue reading

Sequim woman receives aviation award

To sum up her life and love of aviation in a few words, Donna Wilson-Sommer says, “It’s been a joy ride.” A Sequim resident, Wilson-Sommer… Continue reading

Sequim-based tea company focuses on sustainability

Julia Mader brings a variety of sustainable and environmentally-friendly chai tea to the Pacific Northwest. Her company, Evergreen Chai, is dedicates itself to creating and… Continue reading

All smiles at ‘Stuff the Bus’

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Come out and ‘spruce up your school’

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Plans for school portables underway

As Sequim School District readies for the next school year, several programs and schools are looking at portables as temporary solutions for housing students. The… Continue reading

Meet one of the cast from ‘Castaways’: Sequim man one of 12 contestants on new television show

Sequim native Richard Rogers has a passion for fishing and is a fan of survivalist shows, so it was only natural he was the perfect… Continue reading

School board OKs annual budget, sets fund minimum

The Sequim School District Board of Directors were busy at the Aug. 6 board meeting as it approved a new president, the district’s 2018-2019 budget… Continue reading

A ‘Night at the Museum’ in honor of Robby Streett

“A Night at the Museum” is coming to life with a variety of events and activities with the proceeds of the event to be donated… Continue reading

Hear the voices of the Seattle Girls Choir

Seattle Girls Choir Concert When: 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4 Where: Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave. Admission: free Contact: Jennifer Alexander-Hill… Continue reading

‘Annie Jr.’ showcases talented youths

‘Annie Jr.’ Presented by Ghostlight Productions When: 7 p.m. on Aug 3, 4, 10, 11; 2 p.m. on Aug. 5 and 12 Where: Sequim High… Continue reading

Sequim Education Association members leave after a union meeting last year. Membership remains strong, union leaders say, after the Supreme Court decided in June that public employees no longer have to pay union fees collected for collective bargaining if they are not members. Sequim Gazette file photo by Erin Hawkins

After court ruling, Sequim’s educators union staying united

Despite the U.S. Supreme Court’s Janus ruling in June, Sequim’s local teacher union doesn’t seem too concerned about its effect on its membership. On June… Continue reading

Sequim Education Association members leave after a union meeting last year. Membership remains strong, union leaders say, after the Supreme Court decided in June that public employees no longer have to pay union fees collected for collective bargaining if they are not members. Sequim Gazette file photo by Erin Hawkins

Brush fire contained near Blyn

Clallam County Fire District No. 3 responded to a brush fire near East Sequim Bay Road and contained the fire by about 1:30 p.m. on… Continue reading

Sequim Wheelers hit the trail

The Sequim Wheelers are getting its wheels rolling. The nonprofit organization started giving free wheelchair bike rides to Sequim community members along Olympic Discovery Trail… Continue reading

OPA’s portables on schedule

School District receives six of eight units to house students

Poser Yoga and 5th Element martial arts expand to Sequim

Owners of Poser Yoga and 5th Element expand to Sequim

School District hires two admin positions

Sequim High and Helen Haller each receive a new assistant principal

My lavender marathon: Reporter Erin Hawkins visits 16 lavender farms in one day

After 22 years, Sequim remains a destination for lavender lovers. Thousands, probably millions of people have walked the beautiful pink and purple rows each year… Continue reading