Sequim Gazette Staff

State unemployment rate falls to new low

Washington state’s economy added 4,500 jobs in September and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for September was 4.4 percent according to the Employment… Continue reading

Tell city leaders next steps toward more affordable housing

City of Sequim staff invite the community to hear about a recent study about affordable housing, and offer input on an action plan. The city… Continue reading

Volleyball: Sequim seeking top seed as postseason looms

Olympic League standings (final) Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 12-0 13-0 Sequim 9-3 11-3 Kingston 9-3 10-4 North Mason 6-6 8-6 Bremerton 3-10 4-10 Olympic… Continue reading

Wolf of the Week: Riley Pyeatt

Riley Pyeatt Class: Freshman Team: Cross country Head coach: Harold Huff Coaches’ reason for selection: “Riley was the top female finisher for the Wolves at… Continue reading

Sequim Gazette takes home 27 awards at WNPA Better Newspaper Contest

The Sequim Gazette earned 27 team or individual awards in the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s 2018 Better Newspaper Contest. Reporters Matthew Nash and Erin Hawkins,… Continue reading

Coats For Kids’ hits 5,000-certificate milestone

What started out as a charitable program initially intended to help less than a dozen youths has now, in its 22nd year, put warm clothes… Continue reading

Milestone: OMC honors group for work in surgery processes

CEO Eric Lewis recognized seven Olympic Medical Center employees at a recent board of commissioners meeting for their work in improving anti-coagulation management for perioperative… Continue reading

OTA youths add to ‘Harvest of Harmony’ event

Olympic Theater Arts’ student actors will perform at Grand Olympics Chorus’ Harvest of Harmony event on Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Trinity United Methodist Church… Continue reading

Bridge girder deliveries bring closures to US Highway 101 near Sequim

Between 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, US Highway 101 drivers near Sophus Road east of Sequim in Clallam County may encounter several total highway… Continue reading

Fall Family Scavenger Hunt set for Saturday

From climbing trees to scouring the ground for the tiniest bug, the Fall Family Scavenger Hunt provides an annual opportunity for families to come together… Continue reading

Wolf of the week (Oct. 8-12): Olivia Hare

Olivia Hare Class: Sophomore Team: SHS girls soccer Head coach: Derek Vander Velde Coaches’ reason for selection: “Hare did not allow a goal against league… Continue reading

‘Crossing the Bridges of Dementia’ series starts Saturday

“Crossing the Bridges of Dementia,” a free, two-part workshop about dealing with dementia, is set for this fall at Discovery Memory Care, 408 W. Washington… Continue reading

Sequim woman hurt in Jefferson County crash

A Sequim woman was hurt in a two-car collision on State Route 104, about 10 miles south of Port Townsend, on Tuesday afternoon. The Washington… Continue reading

Olympic Peninsula Authors host reading events at libraries

The Olympic Peninsula Authors host two upcoming reading events. Each features a different group of local authors so there is no duplication in the programs;… Continue reading

Kilmer invites Vietnam vets, community to pinning ceremony

As part of the 50th anniversary commemoration of the Vietnam War, U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer invited veterans of the Vietnam War to participate in a… Continue reading

‘Harvest of Harmony’ coming to Sequim, Port Angeles

The Grand Olympics Chorus of Sweet Adelines International announces their fall fundraising event, Harvest of Harmony, with shows in late October — one in Sequim,… Continue reading

Annual Harvest of Hope reaps $115K for OMC expansion

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation raised another $115,000 at its 16th annual Harvest of Hope dinner presented by the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Oct. 13… Continue reading

Boys tennis: Sequim falls to North Kitsap, beats Olympic

Olympic League standings (final) Team Lg. North Kitsap 15-0 Port Angeles 11-4 Sequim 10-4 Bremerton 11-6 Klahowya 9-5 Olympic 5-10 Kingston 4-11 Chimacum 1-12 North… Continue reading

Cross country: Sequim sweeps league meet in final postseason tune-up

Looking to peak at the right time heading into postseason, Sequim’s Wolves ran away with a pair of league wins last week. Sequim’s boys emerged… Continue reading

Learn more about iconic Sequim lighthouse

The New Dungeness Light Station Association invites those interested in the history and future of Sequim’s historic lighthouse to attend the group’s annual meeting set… Continue reading