Erin Hawkins

Giving athletes a flexible edge

The pitter pat of hands and feet on tumbling mats is a common sound heard at the Sequim Acrobatics gym in Carlsborg as little bodies… Continue reading

Manis Mastodon tusks get tank upgrade

Sequim Museum &Arts can now display the famous Manis Mastodon tusks in two new aquarium tanks for its visitors to see a three dimensional display… Continue reading

McDonald Creek Bridge officially closed

McDonald Creek Bridge officially closed on the morning of Monday, July 10, for reconstruction with closures expected to remain an estimated eight to nine months.… Continue reading

The woman behind the B-17 bomber; Sequim resident discusses lifelong career at Boeing

For 96-year-old Sequim resident Esther Lake, breaking down barriers for women is both a thing of the past and the future. Nearly two decades before… Continue reading

Grace and Tonka join wolf pack

Grace and Tonka, a sister and brother pair of timber wolf puppies will soon join the rest of the wolf pack at the Olympic Game… Continue reading

Sequim’s very own Kabob House

Where: 173 W. Washington St., Sequim Open: 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; closed on Sundays Contact: 504-2598 Amalia Awawda never thought her Palestinian home cooking would… Continue reading

Sharing stories through art

When: July 5-Aug. 31 Where: Sequim Museum & Arts, 175 W. Cedar St., Sequim, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday contact: Local artist Priscilla Patterson aims… Continue reading

Emergency dispatch centers take steps toward unity

Emergency dispatch services for Clallam and Jefferson counties are getting closer to a regionalization shift. Clallam County Peninsula Communications (PenCom) and JeffCom 911 Communications —… Continue reading

Creating dirt therapy

Tenants of Sunbelt Apartments can enjoy fresh produce with a new community garden installed right in their backyard. On Friday, June 9, Windermere Real Estate… Continue reading

Middle and high school students offered free summer school courses

Students failing classes at Sequim Middle School and Sequim High School won’t have to worry about paying for summer school courses this year. Sequim High… Continue reading

Sequim Schools prepares for renovations

The Sequim School District is in the beginning stages of drafting a plan for school construction following the passing of the Capital Projects Levy. At… Continue reading

Take a ride, view the totems

Presented by Ben’s Bikes What: A self-guided bike tour of the Jamestown S’Klallam totems. Raffle and prizes. When: June 24-25 Contact: Ben’s Bikes, 683-2666 or… Continue reading

Tune into summer with Music in the Park

Sequim residents can kick off the summer season with a musical start. The Ciy of Sequim announced a new schedule and lineup of performances for… Continue reading

Boys & Girls Clubs offer free summer meals

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula are gearing up to serve summer meals for children 18 years of age and younger for… Continue reading

Local artist hosts solo show at Sequim Museum

Susan Spar’s ‘People, Places & Things of the Heart’ Art exhibit at the Sequim Museum & Arts, 175 W. Cedar St., Sequim Landscape demonstration 1-4… Continue reading

Local teen battles cancer, sets sights on firefighting

Curtis Beery plans to follow in the footsteps of his mother and father as firefighters on the Olympic Peninsula despite battling cancer. Curtis graduated from… Continue reading

New writers group hosts book launch

Celebrating the publication of “In the Words of Olympic Peninsula Authors” When: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 22, for socializing, program and readings at 7 p.m.… Continue reading

Youth from across the peninsula play capture the flag

More than 70 youth from the Lower Elwha area to Port Townsend gathered at Carrie Blake Park to play capture the flag. The event was… Continue reading

Annual torch run carries on

Criminal Justice agencies across the Olympic Peninsula participated in the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run from the National Park Service at Lake Ozette to Jefferson… Continue reading

Introducing Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

A 21st-century comedy presented by Olympic Theatre Arts When: June 9-25, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays Where: Olympic Theatre Arts Center,… Continue reading