Sequim Gazette Staff

Book Wars final reset for Feb. 22

Snow and ice isn’t going to stop local youths from vying for bragging rights and prizes. The North Olympic Library System’s Book Wars final competition,… Continue reading

Community groups launch 10-week business planning class

The North Olympic Development Council announced the return to Clallam County of a 10-week business planning class designed to help local entrepreneurs evaluate and plan… Continue reading

Jamestown Excavating hires new leadership team

Jamestown Excavating recently welcomed a new leadership team to help direct its growing business. Lonn Sweers has been hired as division manager, and Christina Owens… Continue reading

Red, Set Go! Heart Luncheon set for Feb. 22

The 12th-annual Red, Set, Go! Heart Luncheon — an event that raises funds for benefit local patients with heart disease issues — is set for… Continue reading

Wolf of the Week: Noah Eveland

Wolf of the Week: Jan. 28-Feb. 2 Noah Eveland Class: Sophomore Team: SHS wrestling Head coaches: Rich Hay, Erik Wiker Reason for selection: “Noah pinned… Continue reading

Zumbathon to raise funds for Clallam Mosaic

Zumba fitness instructor Li Gordon, along with local instructors Jane Dominquez Jenny Mora and Teresa Schmid, are hosting a Zumbathon from 5-6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb.… Continue reading

Winter weather cancels/postpones Sequim events

Sequim’s wild winter weather doesn’t seem to be letting up anytime soon, with more snow falling in Sequim early this week and a possibility of… Continue reading

UPDATE: Book Wars final postponed, rescheduled for Feb. 22

The North Olympic Library System’s Book Wars competition scheduled for Friday, Feb. 8, has been postponed to 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at the Port… Continue reading

Adventure avatars: Explore the world through Traveler’s Journal series

From the tallest peak in Africa to the chilling waters surrounding Antarctica, from the “Land of the Unexpected” to two-wheeled treks through the woods of… Continue reading

Annual Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour set for two weekends

Enjoy local sweets and spirits with the annual Olympic Peninsula Red Wine, Cider & Chocolate Tour, set for Feb. 9-10 and Feb. 16-18. The self-guided… Continue reading

BNI Rainshadow Referrals interviewing for new club members

BNI Rainshadow Referrals, a local networking group that launched in 2016, recently reached the $1 million mark in business passed between club members, Sequim-based business… Continue reading

Building, remodeling expo set for Feb. 16-17

The North Olympic Building Association’s Building & Remodeling Expo is set for 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17,… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks planning commission member

The Sequim City Council is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the City Planning Commission. The four-year term expires in January 2020. Applicants must… Continue reading

Classes for new foster parents set for early March

The next Caregiver Core Training class series for new foster parents in Clallam County begins in early March. Trainers are Stephanie Rodrigues, a child welfare… Continue reading

Gymnastics: Klahahhe teams place second at Freedom invite

The Klahhane Gymnastics Xcel team competed at the Freedom Invitational hosted by Cascade Elilte Gymnastics West at the Kitsap Sun Pavilion in Silverdale on Jan.… Continue reading

Land trust announces 2019 Outstanding in the Field Award candidates

The North Olympic Land Trust nominated three candidates for this year’s Outstanding in the Field Award. Nominees include John Gussman of Doubleclick Production, Streamkeepers of… Continue reading

Learn about extreme weather at next Sequim Science Café

Angela Rowe talks about a study into Argentina’s weather patterns that feature some of the most intense storms in the world at the next Sequim… Continue reading

Peninsula College hosts Alumni Appreciation Night on Feb. 9

The Peninsula College Pirates celebrate their annual Alumni Appreciation Night when men’s and women’s basketball squads take on Edmonds in a double-header on Saturday, Feb.… Continue reading

Scholarship news: Peninsula College, AWC offer scholarships

PC Foundation offering funds to new students The Peninsula College Foundation recently granted $10,000 to be awarded to new students enrolling in Peninsula College’s Bachelor… Continue reading

Sequim homeowners detain burglary suspect at gunpoint

A 38-year-old Port Angeles man was in custody after homeowners detained the suspect who was allegedly trying to steal items from the owners’ Sequim property.… Continue reading