Sequim Gazette Staff

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

Class registration opens for fall term at Clallam Mosaic

Clallam Mosaic, a local nonprofit working to empower people with special needs, is opening registration for its 11-week fall term. Classes will begin on Monday,… Continue reading

Join Master Gardeners for Woodcock Demonstration Garden Walk

With the Olympic Peninsula easing into fall, the public is invited to take a guided tour with a veteran Master Gardener at 10 a.m. on… Continue reading

League of Women Voters sponsoring voter forums

The League of Women Voters of Clallam County is sponsoring free public candidate forums to help voters consider candidates and issues on the Nov. 6… Continue reading

Learn about protection against vertebrate pests

Veteran Master Gardener Jeanette Stehr-Green will present measures to protect a home garden against damage from deer, rabbits, birds, mice, moles and other vertebrate pests… Continue reading

Milestone: Four Clallam County Master Gardeners earn Golden Trowel awards

These green thumbs are now golden. Representatives of the Clallam County Master Gardener Foundation presented Golden Trowel Awards to Beanie Gersbach, Gretchen Glenny, Doug Ridgeway… Continue reading

Milestone: OMC Foundation dedicates $34K to cancer center, children’s clinic

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation presented more than $34,690 to Olympic Medical Center at a hospital board commission meeting on Sept. 19, which includes funds… Continue reading