Sequim Gazette Staff

Help Clallam County set plans for regional emergencies

Emergency staff with the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office are updating a plan to handle hazards and dangers on the Olympic Peninsula, and they are looking… Continue reading

Learn about ’Bird Nesting’ and prep for Great Backyard Bird Count

The Backyard Birding series continues with “Bird Nesting and the Great Backyard Bird Count,” presented by Ken Wiersema, at 10 a.m. Saturday Feb. 2, at… Continue reading

Learn how to make your own sourdough from an expert

Victoria Redhead Miller, author of “From No-knead to Sourdough: A Simpler Approach to Handmade Bread,” presents “Make Your Own Sourdough” at two upcoming events at… Continue reading

Local authors provide perspectives at next Fourth Friday event

Terry Moore and Gary Bullock, both Sequim residents, will share their understandings gleaned from varied occupations and interests at the next Fourth Friday Readings, set… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts casts for upcoming production for ‘Death of a Salesman’

Olympic Theatre Arts’ coming production of Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman” is cast and in rehearsal. “We didn’t know what we were going to… Continue reading

Rep. Kilmer resets town hall dates

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Gig Harbor) was forced to reschedule several town hall meetings he had announced earlier this week — including a Jan. 22… Continue reading

Volunteers sought for third Clallam Night to Shine event

Night to Shine, a volunteer-driven, free prom for individuals with special needs age 14 and older, returns to Port Angeles Friday, Feb. 8, at the… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks arts commission appointee

The City of Sequim is seeking one person to serve the remainder of a four-year term on the City’s Arts Advisory Commission. Applicants must be… Continue reading

Clallam Conservation District’s native plant sale runs through Jan. 24

The Clallam Conservation District is still accepting pre-orders for their annual Native Plant Sale through Jan. 24. The bare-root tree and shrub seedlings are sold… Continue reading

Clallam sheriff, staff to honor Sgt. Randy Pieper for 43 years on the job

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict and the county commissioners honored retired Sgt. Randy Pieper for his 43 years of service to the Clallam County Sheriff’s… Continue reading

Diabetes support group set in Port Angeles

Olympic Medical Center hosts a diabetes support group meeting at 6:30 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at Seasons Café at the Olympic Memorial… Continue reading

Drennan & Ford kicks off ninth ‘Operation Valentine’ program

Drennan & Ford Funeral Home and Crematory has started its ninth annual “Operation Valentine” collection program — a project allowing students, teachers, parents and others… Continue reading

Events to celebrate, honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Sequim High hosts speaker Sequim High School’s Martin Luther King Assembly is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, at the school gymnasium, 601 N.… Continue reading

GYmnastics: Sequim, PA athletes compete at WOWI in Auburn

The Port Angeles High gymnastics squad, featuring competitors from Sequim, PA and Crescent high schools, vied for top placings at the WOWI (Washington Open Winter… Continue reading

Learn about controlling pests in home orchards

Master Gardener Bob Cain kicks off the 2019 Green Thumb Garden Tips education series at noon on Thursday, Jan. 24, in the county commissioner’s meeting… Continue reading

Peninsula College names Sequim students to fall quarter President’s List, Honor Roll

Peninsula College last week released the names of students who made the President’s List and the Honor Roll for the fall 2018 quarter. To qualify… Continue reading

Peninsula College offering $100K+ in scholarships

Beginning Jan. 22, the Peninsula College Foundation will offer more than $100,000 in scholarships to students attending Peninsula College for the 2019-2020 school year. Scholarships… Continue reading

Rep. Kilmer sets town Hall meetings

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, is hosting a series of town hall events for residents of Washington’s 6th Congressional District. Kilmer and staff host… Continue reading

Sequim Education Foundation announces 2019 scholarship opportunities for graduating seniors

Sequim Education Foundation is offering a number of scholarship opportunities to 2019 Sequim High School graduating seniors. Each scholarship is listed on www.WashBoard.org, with a… Continue reading

Toastmasters groups set ‘Better Evaluating’ workshop

The Port Angeles and Skwim Toastmasters Clubs co-hosting a 90-minute, hands-on “Better Evaluating” workshop presented by Toastmasters District Director Kyle Hall, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading