Olympic Peninsula News Group

2018 General Election: Fire District, city measures pass while library expansion falls short

Sequim-area election measures Clallam County Fire District 3 levy lid lift Yes — 11,158 (60.4%) No — 7,311 (39.6%) North Olympic Library System’s Sequim Library… Continue reading


2018 General Election results

Incumbents held leads in races for Clallam County commissioner, prosecuting attorney, sheriff and director of community development after the first count of general election ballots… Continue reading


Girls soccer: Sequim batters Highline for district victory

Olympic League standings (final) North Kitsap 10-2-0 11-4-1 Olympic 10-2-0 13-3-0 Port Angeles 8-4-0 11-5-0 Sequim 5-7-0 7-8-1 Bremerton 4-8-0 6-9-1 North Mason 4-8-0 5-11-0… Continue reading


Girls swimming: SHS swimmers taking 12 to districts

With a dozen athletes qualified, Sequim High’s girls swim team officially begins its second season. Sequim added one more district qualifier — Sydney Swanson made… Continue reading

Volleyball: Wolves split at league tourney

Sequim’s volleyball squad split a pair of matches at the Olympic League 2A Division Volleyball Tournament on Oct. 27 in Poulsbo, and will go to… Continue reading

Football: Grizzlies edge Wolves in battle of unbeatens

Olympic League standings Team Lg. Over. Sequim 5-0 7-1 North Kitsap 4-1 7-1 Olympic 3-2 3-5 Bremerton 2-3 3-5 North Mason 2-3 4-4 Port Angeles… Continue reading

Girls soccer: Sequim shuts out NK to stay in playoff hunt

Olympic League standings (as of Oct. 15) Olympic 8-1-0 11-2-0 North Kitsap 7-2-0 8-4-1 Port Angeles 7-2-0 10-3-0 Sequim* 3-7-0 4-8-1 Bremerton 4-6-0 6-6-1 North… Continue reading

Girls swimming: Wolves set bevy of bests in league meet

Olympic League standings (as of Oct. 15) Team Lg. North Kitsap 6-0-0 Port Angeles 5-1-0 Olympic 3-2-1 Sequim 3-2-1 Kingston 3-3-0 Bremerton 2-4-0 Port Townsend… Continue reading

Girls soccer: Wins put SHS back in playoff hunt

Olympic League standings (as of Oct. 8) Team Lg. Over. Olympic 7-1-0 10-2-0 North Kitsap 6-1-0 7-3-1 Port Angeles 6-2-0 8-3-0 Bremerton 3-5-0 5-5-1 North… Continue reading

Sequim school bus collides with car on way to game; ar driver injured, none on bus hurt, troopers say

A 26-year-old Bainbridge Island woman was injured when a Sequim school bus carrying the football team and cheerleaders hit her car as it traveled to… Continue reading

Girls soccer: Bucs deny Wolves their first league win

Olympic League standings (as of Oct. 1) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 5-1-0 6-2-1 Port Angeles 5-1-0 7-2-0 Olympic 5-1-0 8-2-0 Bremerton 3-3-0 5-3-1 North… Continue reading

Harvest of Hope dinner tickets on sale now

Tickets are on sale now for the 16th annual Harvest of Hope Wine & Dinner Gala. The dinner, which will raise money for local cancer… Continue reading

Volleyball: Wolves net key wins vs. Bulldogs, Buc

Olympic League standings (as of Oct. 1) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 6-0 7-0 Sequim 5-1 7-1 Kingston 4-2 5-3 North Mason 3-3 4-3 Olympic… Continue reading

Girls swimming: Port Angeles hands SHS first loss in pool

Port Angeles swam past rival Sequim 117-62 in a girls swim meet Sept. 20 at William Shore Memorial Pool. The Roughriders qualified one relay team,… Continue reading

North Olympic Land Trust selects 2018 Farmer of the Year

Scott Chichester, owner and farmer of Chi’s Farm in Sequim, is the North Olympic Land Trust’s 2018 Farmer of the Year. Chichester will be honored… Continue reading

Sequim woman booked after alleged burglary, assault, pursuit

A Sequim woman was arrested for investigation of first-degree burglary, fourth-degree assault — domestic violence, eluding a police vehicle and resisting arrest. Melody Sue White,… Continue reading

DUI patrols to increase leading up to Labor Day weekend

Law enforcement agencies across the Olympic Peninsula will increase DUI patrols Friday through Sept. 3 in anticipation of Labor Day weekend. According to a press… Continue reading

Clallam jail inmate hangs self

An inmate hung herself in the Clallam County jail on Aug. 19. Amy Specht, 42, of Port Angeles was found by corrections deputies at about… Continue reading

Actor Danny Glover, beer, wine and food on tap for PT Film Festival

Danny Glover, a U.N. Goodwill Ambassador, human rights activist and award-winning actor, will be in the center spotlight of the Port Townsend Film Festival on… Continue reading

Clallam, state races narrow after Aug. 7 primary election

Incumbent Republican Clallam County Commissioner Bill Peach slightly out-polled challenger Mike Doherty Jr., a Democrat, for the county commission district 3 seat in the final… Continue reading