Erin Hawkins

Melissa Klein’s artwork focuses on local, small businesses

Melissa Klein Art Freelance artist Contact: Melissa Klein, at at 360-809-0083 Website: For those who believe that art and business can’t mix, freelance artist… Continue reading

Valedictorians look to future

This year’s Sequim High School graduation theme “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” rings true for the four valedictorians who are venturing out of state as… Continue reading

‘Leaving Iowa’ set to run at OTA starting next week

“Leaving Iowa” Presented by Olympic Theatre Arts When: June 15-July 1; 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. on Sundays Thursday performances: Preview Night… Continue reading

Kamama Flowers offers mixed bouquets and services

Kamama Flowers Organic flower farm, business and service Flower bar hours: 12-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, Peninsula Taproom, 210 W. Washington St., #4 On the web:… Continue reading

OSPI law change gives public education funds from timber harvest

Sequim School District could see a lot more green in the near future. School board director and board legislative representative Jim Stoffer reported at the… Continue reading

Family-owned frozen yogurt shop open for business

Sweet Spot Sequim, Inc. Family owned frozen yogurt shop 609 West Washington, Suite 11, Sequim Official hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.- 10 p.m.,… Continue reading

Memorial Day ceremonies held in Sequim honor service members who sacrificed

For Sequim residents Dena Rowe and her brother Gordy Maitland, coming out to Sequim View Cemetery on Memorial Day is a family tradition. The two… Continue reading

Sequim Boys Girls Club youths wear red noses for cause

With all the red-nosed youths running around the Helen Haller Elementary School playfields last week, a passerby may have thought a circus had come to… Continue reading

Sequim’s first marijuana farm threatened to close

Tropic Grow LLC, Sequim’s first recreational marijuana grower and producer, may be forced to close its doors in the near future. The business’ owner, Tom… Continue reading

Board members, school officials celebrate capital projects moving forward

The Sequim Community School is one step closer to receiving its long-awaited facelift. About 50 students, Sequim school district officials, school board and community members… Continue reading

Board OKs increases in capital projects funds for central kitchen

Sequim Schools might see a number of small changes coming into the next school year. Following a public hearing, Sequim School Board directors agreed May… Continue reading

Local musicians to play in Juan de Fuca Festival

Music lovers might see some familiar faces at the Juan de Fuca Festival this year as several local bands are featured in this year’s four-day… Continue reading

Michaels opens its Sequim store

Michaels arts and crafts store Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on Sunday Location: Sequim Village Marketplace, 1085 W. Washington St., Sequim Contact:… Continue reading

Sequim schools to cut 10 positions

With a statewide limit on how much funding school districts can ask their communities, a decline in enrollment and some uncertainty in what educational programs… Continue reading

Birds of a Feather adds food items to store

Birds of a Feather Farm Regular Hours: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday; Summer Hours (Starting June 1): 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday-Saturday, 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday 825… Continue reading

School District hosts groundbreaking ceremony

Sequim School District will host a “capital projects levy” groundbreaking ceremony at the Sequim Community School, 220 W. Alder St., at 10 a.m. on Friday,… Continue reading

Sequim schools may reduce staff starting May 15

Sequim School District may see a reduction in staff this week after notices were scheduled to be issued to some employees on Tuesday. At the… Continue reading

Ulta Beauty officially opens

Store hours: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Location: Sequim Village Marketplace, 1065 W. Washington St. Contact: 360-912-8035 Makeup? Check. Full-service salon? Check.… Continue reading

Hospital Guild gives more to health care

The Sequim-Dungeness Hospital Guild surpassed its donations to medical and health organizations from last year at its recent annual fundraiser luncheon giving away $30,000 to… Continue reading

New tack store fundraises for horses

The Olympic Peninsula Equine Network is celebrating the opening of its new Western Treasures and Used Tack store with a ribbon-cutting ceremony facilitated by the… Continue reading