Sequim Gazette Staff

Final round of tourism project grants being accepted

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau (OPVB) announces application deadline of Nov. 1 for the final round of the organization’s 2017 Tourism Enhancement Grants. This year… Continue reading

Free book fair highlights local Christian authors

Seventeen authors from Clallam and Jefferson Counties will join forces on Nov. 4 to meet the public, show their wares and autograph books. The fair… Continue reading

Girs swimming: Sequim falls to NK in regular season final

The regular season is over, but the biggest challenges for Sequim’s girls swimming crew lay ahead. The Wolves have their collective eyes set on the… Continue reading

Harvest of Hope event reaps $165K for cancer center expansion

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation raised $165,000 at its 15th-annual Harvest of Hope dinner Saturday, Oct. 21, at Sunland Golf and Country Club, with most… Continue reading

Police blotter — Oct. 25, 2017

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. Oct. 17… Continue reading

TAX-AIDE volunteers sought

Volunteers of all ages and backgrounds are welcome to help TAX-AIDE, a program sponsored by the IRS and the AARP Foundation that provides free tax… Continue reading

Volunteer Hospice offers grief support group

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County is offering a five-week grief support group series from Oct. 30-Nov. 27. The group meets from 1-3 p.m. for five… Continue reading

Voting underway in Clallam County

Voting in Washington’s 2017 General Election is now underway as ballots were mailed last week to all registered Clallam County voters. New Washington state voters… Continue reading

Weather — Oct. 25, 2017

Weather Date High Low Oct. 17 59 46 Oct. 18 59 44 Oct. 19 53 48 Oct. 20 54 42 Oct. 21 54 41 Oct.… Continue reading

Youth hoops registration set for early November

Sequim Youth Basketball hosts registration for the upcoming basketball season for boys and girls in grades K—4. Registration is set for Saturday, Nov. 4, and… Continue reading

City of Sequim plans work on Sunnyside Avenue

Beginning Monday, Oct. 23, the City of Sequim will begin replacement of a water main and sewer main on North and South Sunnyside Avenue from… Continue reading

A&E Briefs — Oct. 18, 2017

Matheny, ensemble to play at college Dmitri Matheny, winner of NW Jazz Instrumentalist of the Year honors in this year’s Seattle Earshot Jazz Golden Ear… Continue reading

Anglers to talk twitching for salmon at meeting

The next monthly meeting of Puget Sound Anglers-North Olympic Peninsula Chapter, set for Thursday, Oct. 19, at Trinity United Methodist Church, 100 S. Blake Ave.,… Continue reading

Audubon group seeks volunteers for swan study

Once again, a group of citizen scientists are joining local and out-of-area birders who are keeping their eyes on returning swans. Since 2011, members of… Continue reading

Births — Oct. 18, 2017

Oh babies! Sept. 18, 2017 — 10:39 p.m., a daughter, June Marie Newman, 7 pounds 10.9 ounces, to Vicki and Shawn Newman, Port Angeles. Oct.… Continue reading

Business Briefs — Oct. 18, 2017

Author/business owner to sign book Kathy Charlton, Olympic Cellars’ former owner and original Working Girl, will greet the public and sign her new book, “Working… Continue reading

Community News Briefs — Oct. 18, 2017

County commissioner talks tax initiative Clallam County commissioner Mark Ozias will lead a panel discussion on the upcoming Juvenile Justice Tax Initiative from 6-7:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — Oct. 18, 2017

Soccer Peninsula College/Port Angeles Parks & Recreation coed league • Gold Division, Oct. 15 FC Forks 9, Under Construction 2; Lopez Construction 7, Olympic FC… Continue reading

Documentary Nights! film series highlights ‘Shalom Italia’

As part of the Documentary Nights! film series, a free screening of Tamar Tal Anati’s “Shalom Italia” is set for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24,… Continue reading

Kids Create Art series returns Saturday

The popular Kids Create Art series at the Sequim Library begins another season this fall with three new artists introducing new media and topics. These… Continue reading