Local artists host B&G Club benefit concert

Local artists Carol Swarbrick Dries and Linda Dowdell take the stage in a benefit concert for the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula… Continue reading

Master Gardener to talk proper pruning

During his “Pruning Year Round” presentation, WSU Clallam County Master Gardener Keith Dekker will explain how proper pruning can save work and enhance the health… Continue reading

Milestone: Brueckner earns Clallam 2 Fire Rescue honor

On Jan. 20, Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue (Port Angeles) officials paid tribute to volunteer and career members for their work in the recent year. Among them… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Milestone: Cub Scout Pack 4490 welcomes first girls, competes in pinewood derby

The first girls of Sequim Cub Scout Pack 4490 participate in the annual Pinewood Derby Saturday, Jan. 27, at Trinity United Methodist Church. Pictured are… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Milestone: Hall another Skwim Toastmasters honor

Skwim Toastmasters celebrated another member achievement recently when Kyle Hall received his second Advanced Communication Silver award. A resident of Sequim since 2013, Hall has… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Milestone: Landoni named to honor roll at Oregon State

Sequim native Katherine G. Landoni was recently named to the Scholastic Honor Roll following fall term at Oregon State University in Corvallis, ore. Landoni is… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Milestone: Sequim sailor sharpens game strategy

Sequim’s Dusten Pickell, Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Fuels) Airman in the U.S. Navy assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford’s (CVN 78) air department, makes a move… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Parenting Matters: Raising a reader

Research has shown that children must hear and share in hundreds of stories before they are ready to learn to read in school. It is… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Peninsula College Foundation announces 2018-19 scholarship process

The Peninsula College Foundation is offering nearly 70 scholarships totaling more than $100,000 to students attending Peninsula College for the 2018-2019 school year. Scholarships are… Continue reading

Perreira earns Eagle Scout

Friends and family celebrated the Eagle Scout Court of Honor for Sequim Boy Scout Dylan Perreira on Jan. 20, in Trinity United Methodist Church. Scoutmasters… Continue reading

Sen. Van De Wege named legislator of the year by police, sheriffs

Sen. Kevin Van De Wege, D-Sequim, was named 2017 Legislator of the Year last week by the Washington Council of Police and Sheriffs (WACOPS) for… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Sequim Education Foundation has scholarship opportunities for 2018’s graduating high school seniors

The Sequim Education Foundation is offering 2018 graduating seniors a number of scholarship opportunities. Each scholarship is listed on with a complete description of… Continue reading

Wine, chocolate tour set for two weekends

This year’s Red Wine Cider & Chocolate Tour takes place over two weekends — Feb. 10-11 and Feb. 17-19 — from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at… Continue reading

Milestone: Clallam Marine Resources Committee helps keep Elwha beach free of waste

Through a grant provided by the Northwest Straits Commission, Clallam Marine Resources Committee (MRC) is helping to keep the Elwha beach free of human waste… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2018

@SequimSchools — Jan. 24, 2018

GREYWOLF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Thanks to a generous Sequim resident, Greywolf physical education teacher Doug Hastings was able to purchase a class set of light sabers.… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

A&E briefs — Jan. 24, 2018

Learn to bird “Beginning Birds & Birding,” a class designed for beginning birders and new residents who wish to learn and recognize local birds and… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

Community calendar — Jan. 24, 2018

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is 5 p.m. Wednesday one week before publication at or delivered to the Sequim Gazette at… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

Explore the world: Traveler’s Journal is back with eight new adventures

2018 Traveler’s Journal lineup Feb. 1 — Elston Hill: “Traveling in North Korea as a party of two” Feb. 8 — Mark Roye and Nancy… Continue reading

Faith news — Jan. 24, 2018

‘Change and Resistance’ Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship welcomes the Rev. Amanda Aikman as guest speaker at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 28. Aikman is a retired… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

Free TAX-AIDE service available in Sequim, Port Angeles

IRS-certified AARP TAX-AIDE volunteers will be available again this year to prepare and electronically file tax returns at several sites in the Sequim area. The… Continue reading