Erin Hawkins

Parent group aims to increase school safety

Several parents of students at Sequim Schools are taking improvements for school safety into their own hands. Sequim Parents for Safe Schools, a parent group… Continue reading

Singing ‘Songs of Love’

Spring Concert, ‘Songs of Love and Springtime’ Presented by Peninsula Singers When: 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, and Sunday, April 8 Where: Trinity United… Continue reading

Sequim earns bragging rights at Knowledge Bowl

After three years of qualifying for Knowledge Bowl State Championships, Sequim High School’s team took home its first title since 2008. Sequim High School seniors… Continue reading

Sequim schools’ enrollment figures fall short of budget

While Sequim School District is known for overcrowding at the elementary school level, it may be under-enrolled at higher grade levels in the district. At… Continue reading

Creating heart to heart connections in Sequim

Compassionate Listening Training Presented by Joy Helmer and facilitated by Andrea Cohen When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 7 Where: Sequim City Hall, Council Chamber… Continue reading

Seven employees of Clallam County Fire District 3, Lee Forderer, left, Joel McKeen, Stefanie Anderson, Neil Borggard, Bryan Swanberg, Lee Oman, and Jack Hueter (not pictured) participated in the annual Scott Firefighter Stairclimb fundraiser on March 11, that raises money to support the mission of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Submitted photo

Fire District 3 climbs for a cause

Seven employees of Clallam County Fire District 3 participated in the annual Scott Firefighter Stairclimb fundraiser on March 11. Each year the event raises money… Continue reading

Seven employees of Clallam County Fire District 3, Lee Forderer, left, Joel McKeen, Stefanie Anderson, Neil Borggard, Bryan Swanberg, Lee Oman, and Jack Hueter (not pictured) participated in the annual Scott Firefighter Stairclimb fundraiser on March 11, that raises money to support the mission of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Submitted photo

Driftwood Art Show hits decade

10th-annual Driftwood Art Show Presented by Olympic Driftwood Sculptors When: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25 Where: Dungeness River Audubon… Continue reading

From Amish culture to devotional author

Sara Daigle Book Launch Featuring “Women of Purpose” and “Dare to Love Your Husband Well” When: 7-9 p.m. on Friday, April 6 Where: King’s Way… Continue reading

Parents lead discussion on school safety

Parents are continuing the conversation about school safety with school board members and district officials. At the March 19 school board meeting, one parent spoke… Continue reading

Sequim students, church join National Walk Out

Students gathered outside Sequim Middle and High schools for 17 minutes on Wednesday, March 14, mostly in support of the National School Walkout. At the… Continue reading

Sexual health education program suspended at Sequim Schools

Sequim School District recently halted a sexual health education program after Sequim superintendent Gary Neal deemed it not age-appropriate for students. Neal said at the… Continue reading

Dungeness Recreation Area may see changes

The Clallam County Parks, Fair & Facilities Department is considering changes to the Dungeness Recreation Area Master Plan which could alter the face of the… Continue reading

Musical revue starts Friday

‘Starting Here, Starting Now’ Presented by Olympic Theatre Arts Directed by Greg Scherer When: 7:30 p.m. March 16, 17, 23, and 24; 2 p.m. March… Continue reading

Some injuries in two vehicle collision

Two vehicles collided around 2:15 p.m. on March 7 at the Cays Road and Woodcock Road intersection. A young female driver with a two-year-old male… Continue reading

Sequim VFW threatened to close

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4760 in Sequim may be in danger of closing its doors due to declining active membership and involvement. The… Continue reading

Public raises concern about school safety

With dialogue opening across the U.S. and Olympic Peninsula, community members are once again asking about Sequim School District’s safety. In light of the shooting… Continue reading

‘Shrek’ comes to life at high school auditorium

‘Shrek: The Musical Jr.’ Presented by Sequim Middle School Directed by Dave McInnes with musical direction by John Lorentzen When: 7 p.m., Thursday, March 8,… Continue reading

City of Sequim celebrates permanent art

The City of Sequim and the City Arts Advisory Commission celebrated more than 20 works of art that were permanently installed throughout the Sequim Civic… Continue reading

Meet Pilar Aliseda from Spain

Living in Washington is not entirely a foreign experience for exchange student Pilar Aliseda. Aliseda is a Madrid native but is spending one year at… Continue reading

‘Sleeping Beauty’ with a twist

Sleeping Beauty Presented by Olympic Theatre Arts and Sequim Ballet When: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3 and 2:00 p.m. on… Continue reading