Sequim Gazette Staff

General Election voter deadlines approaching

Several voter registration deadlines are quickly approaching for area residents looking to cast a ballot in the 2018 General Election in November. Clallam County residents… Continue reading

Get crabby at PA’s annual CrabFest

Calling all crustacean lovers! The 17th-annual Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival is back on the peninsula with a slew of food, music, demonstrations, games and… Continue reading

Girls swimming: Sequim swims past PT for second win

Olympic League standings Team Lg. Over. North Kitsap 4-0-0 Kingston 3-1-0 Port Angeles 3-1-0 Sequim 2-1-1 Bremerton 2-2-0 Olympic 1-2-1 Klahowya 0-4-0 Port Townsend 0-4-0… Continue reading

Grants available from Beta Nu for professional educators

The Beta Nu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma group has set a Nov. 15 deadline for their Professional Educators grants. These are continuing education grants… Continue reading

History Tales takes on Andrew Carnegie and his libraries

Peggy Norris explores the life of Andrew Carnegie at the Clallam County Historical Society’s History Tales presentation slated for 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at… Continue reading

League of Women Voters set voter forums

The League of Women Voters of Clallam County has announced three additional candidate forums to help voters prepare to cast their ballots prior to the… Continue reading

Quilcene woman dies in Hwy 20 collision

A 25-year-old woman from Quilcene was killed and a Port Angeles man was injured in a two-vehicle crash at about 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1,… Continue reading

Registration open for new Stream Stewards course

A new five-week Stream Stewards class is being offered this fall by WSU Extension beginning in mid-October. The course is from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on… Continue reading

Sequim Library hosts youth-driven science explorations

The North Olympic Library System offers a Junior Science Explorers event at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Sequim Library, 630 N. Sequim Ave.… Continue reading

Sequim Science Café to explore energy-efficient homes

David Large will explain the design and construction of a particularly efficient Sequim residence when he presents “Engineering an Energy Efficient Home in Sequim” at… Continue reading

Structure fire damages Sequim residence

A fire in the home on the 400 block of Williamson Road destroyed most of the belongings of a Sequim resident on Oct. 1. Fire… Continue reading

Volunteers sought for TAX-AIDE program

AARP’s group of tax-time assistants are seeking some help themselves, as they aid locals in preparing federal income tax returns. TAX-AIDE is a program that… Continue reading

Worldwide ‘Photowalk’ comes to Olympic Peninsula

Scott Kelby’s Worldwide Photowalk, the world’s largest photowalk, is set for Saturday, Oct. 6, and includes Marymere Falls near Lake Crescent, just west of Port… Continue reading

WOW! forum examines what to do in medical emergencies

Derrell Sharp, Clallam County Fire District 3, presents “I Just Called 9-1-1, Now What?,” a free WOW! Working on Wellness Forum, at 2:30 p.m. on… Continue reading

YMCA offers grant for youth leaders

The Olympic Peninsula YMCA announced last week the organization has opened the process for receiving YMCA Spirit of Team Watson Memorial Grant applications. The Spirit… Continue reading

Friends of the Poor Walk/Run set for Saturday

Hosted by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, the 2018 Friends of the Poor Walk/Run is slated for Saturday, Sept. 29, at Carrie Blake… Continue reading

2018 Battle of the Books gets underway in October

Battle of the Books, a year-long collaborative project between the North Olympic Library System and schools from across Clallam County, kicks off this October. All… Continue reading

Artist card swap set at libraries

Create a small piece of art to be traded with other book lovers at Artist Trading Card events at the North Olympic Library System. Get… Continue reading

City of Sequim launches redesigned websites

The City of Sequim last week launched updated versions of its two websites — the official City of Sequim website at, and the Sequim… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks members for Planning Commission

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