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Pro-women’s marches in Port Townsend and worldwide

After multiple experiences with sexual assault, Sequim resident Sally Franz feels compelled…

 

Sequim School District offers alternatives to bonds

Two local school levies will be on local ballots in early February…

 

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Community partners agree to expand River Center

The Dungeness River Audubon Center at Railroad Bridge Park is set for…

 

Clallam county lifts ban on herbicide use

After years of debate, Clallam County has lifted a 26-year ban on…

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World War II vets honored with flags

More than three-quarters of a century later, their legacies live on. Two…

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Ballots for special elections mailing Jan. 25

More than 47,000 registered voters in the Sequim, Port Angeles and Quillayute…

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OPHS reflects on impact of new location

Since the Olympic Peninsula Humane Society moved into its new facility off…

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Deadly force, abortion limits, marijuana in schools draw legislators’ attention in pre-session bill filings

As the 105-day session of the 2017 Washington Legislature began Monday, Jan.…

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Youth walk celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The words of Martin Luther King Jr. were found on colorful posters…

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Sequim’s Beta Nu grants total nearly $30,000

The Beta Nu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International — a…

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Meadowbrook Creek rerouted to help migrating salmon in Dungeness

Local and traveling salmon can find some solitude and snacks in Dungeness…

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Construction on Guy Cole Center to finish in March

Construction began again this week on the Guy Cole Mini-Convention Center in…

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Ozias to chair Clallam board in ‘17

Mark Ozias is the chairman of the Board of Clallam County Commissioners…

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February election voter deadlines approaching

Several voter registration deadlines are quickly approaching for area residents looking to…

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Rowing association’s John Halberg felled by apparent heart attack during workout

John Halberg died doing what he loved. Halberg, founder of the Olympic…

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Scams heating up in Sequim

A knock at Carolyn Crane’s door last summer went from a routine…

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Overcrowding continues for elementary schools

Due to overcrowding at Sequim elementary schools, a group of fourth- and…

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Sequim resident holds transpartisan meeting

Clallam County Democrats and Republicans from Sequim and Port Angeles joined Joy…

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Clallam Republicans announce new slate of officers

Matthew Rainwater was elected chairman of the Clallam County Republican Party at…

Racist artwork found at Sequim High

Two copies of notebook paper with racist and Nazi artwork were found…

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Santa stolen from spirited Sequim neighborhood

Mel and Mary Fisher of Sequim had an unhappy discovery to start…

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Two Levy Public Forums to be offered

Two public forum events are planned to present information about two school…

Studium to focus on MLK legacy of nonviolent action

Each year, Peninsula College honors Dr. Martin Luther King in a lecture,…

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Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, Jan. 11, 2017

Relay for Life meeting set An American Cancer Society Relay for Life…

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Snow delay: Sequim schools start late, cancel afterschool program

Sequim schools are getting off to a late start and there may…

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Clallam emergency personnel advise drivers about driving on snow, ice

Clallam 2 Fire-Rescue has responded to more than a half-dozen vehicle accidents…

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Science Cafe hosts PNNL scientist on Jan. 10

George Bonheyo, Ph.D., will give a definition of synthetic biology and gene/genome…

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2016: A Year in Review

In 2016, Sequim news headlines included a big change at the helm…

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Police Blotter — Sequim Gazette, Jan. 4, 2017

Dec. 27 1:15 p.m. — Vehicle accident, 400 block of West Garland…

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NOAA scientist to review Clallam County herbicide plan

An ecotoxicologist will review a Clallam County proposal to deploy herbicides in…

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Firefighters stalled in finding cause of Carlsborg blaze

The cause of a fire that ravaged a Carlsborg home on New…

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County hopes to meet April 1 deadline for Carlsborg sewer

Construction of the Carlsborg sewer is on track to be “substantially completed”…

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Clallam eligible for more funding to replace McDonald Creek bridge; closure expected to begin in May

Clallam County is eligible for more federal funding to replace the Old…

Sequim man injured in collision

A Sequim man was injured and airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in…

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Suspects sought for failing to appear

Local law enforcement authorities were seeking two suspects who allegedly failed to…

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Sequim woman dies in Eastern Washington car crash

Family members are mourning the loss of a Sequim woman who died…

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A year in review on Washington’s marijuana industry

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) reported the total excise…

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Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, Jan. 4, 2017

Sequim Irrigation Festival Pioneers announced The Sequim Pioneer Association has selected Stephen…

An aerial photo shows the wreckage of Bernhoft’s Cessna 182 in a wooded area near Quilcene. (KOMO-News)

Two Sequim residents and two children killed in plane crash

Federal officials on Saturday scoured a Thorndyke Creek ravine where an eyewitness…

An aerial photo shows the wreckage of Bernhoft’s Cessna 182 in a wooded area near Quilcene. (KOMO-News)
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Friends of Sequim pilot, fiancee mourn

Sequim Sunrise Rotary members, friends and family are searching for answers as…

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