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‘Crazy Stan the Animal Man’ plans long walk to raise funds for shelters

A former Boeing engineer from Gig Harbor has gone “crazy” to raise…

 

Celebrating old iron and rust

Dave Bekkevar, foreground, and Bill Robards plow a field at the Pumpkin…

 

Sequim food drive breaks record in donations

Sequim food drive organizer Stephen Rosales, left, stands with U.S. Post Office…

 

Sequim freshmen falling behind

For some high school freshmen, staying on track to graduate may prove…

Local businessman sees bee cargo damaged

Mike Radford has been shipping and delivering honeybees to Alaska for 10…

Olympic National Park officials seeking marmot monitors

Olympic National Park is now accepting volunteer applications for the Olympic Marmot…

Port Angeles man wins new car in Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby

Daniel Thompson didn’t make it to the Great Olympic Peninsula Duck Derby…

News — Children are focus of seat belt patrols

As Washingtonians prepare for upcoming summer travel, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission…

Peninsula robotics teams compete in international contest

Two high school robotics teams from the North Olympic Peninsula held their…

Light Lunch program ends this week

After 13 years in operation, Light Lunch will close its doors at…

  • May 24th, 2017

Community support shines on former teacher, Sunland resident Cynthia Little

Talking to friends and neighbors, 71-year-old Cynthia Jean Little seemed like the…

Clallam, Jefferson Latter-day Saints churches realign membership

As of last Easter Sunday, nine congregations for The Church of Jesus…

Grant to help City of Sequim plan property by U.S. Highway 101 for development

The City of Sequim recently received a grant for consultants to help…

Sequim Girl Scout receives honors for selling more than 3,000 boxes of cookies

Chances are high that if you bought Girl Scout cookies in recent…

Kids’ Fishing Day nets nice weather, turnout

More than 400 children turned out on May 20 for the Kids’…

Clallam County holds special filing period

The Clallam County Auditor’s Office will hold a special three-day filing period…

  • May 23rd, 2017

Sequim residents discover mammoth molar

Sequim residents Lori Christie and her boyfriend Dean Flowers were taking their…

Remodeled Guy Cole Convention Center reopens

After years of planning, the first phase of renovating the 34-year-old Guy…

Sequim woman awarded WSU posthumous veterinary doctorate

Classmates and professors with Washington State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine recently…

Researchers intensify hunt for invasive green crab

The invasive European green crab count continues to rise on the Dungeness…

YOU DECIDE! Best of the Peninsula 2017 voting begins

It’s time to vote for Best of the Peninsula 2017 in our…

Festival a reunion for Sequim nurse, former patient

Last weekend’s Irrigation Festival Grand Parade was a reunion of sorts for…

A fashionable fundraiser

The Sequim Dungeness Hospital Guild held its annual fundraiser luncheon in fashionable…

Fire Distrct 3 puts out motorhome fire

Fire District 3 personnel respond to a motorhome on fire at about…

News: City to begin issuing selected OTC permits

The City of Sequim Department of Community Development began issuing Over the…

Center offers Aging Options Senior Fair

The Port Angeles Senior Center will host its free Aging Options Senior…

  • May 17th, 2017

Sequim schools, advocates look to the future

As the work of the Sequim School District’s Strategic Planning Committee continues,…

Sequim woman to compete in Mrs. Washington America Pageant

A Sequim woman will represent the Olympic Peninsula this spring at the…

Developer looks to bring 103 homes to Brownfield Road

Plans are tentatively coming before City of Sequim officials to consider a…

Big smiles despite dark skies at Irrigation Festival SLIDESHOW

See ‘Seven Brides for Seven Brothers’ In last week’s Gazette, an incorrect…

Police seek news tips on VFW burglary

The Sequim Police Department continues to investigate the May 7 burglary at…

Community News Briefs — May 17, 2017

Walk to raise items for homeless veterans slated The VA Puget Sound…

New disc golf course near Blyn expected to open early summer

Players will be greeted by sweeping views of the Olympic Mountains from…

Clallam County opens bids for McDonald Creek bridge replacement

Clallam County commissioners on May 9 opened seven bids from Western Washington…

Second Irrigation Festival weekend packed with fun, events

Building on a 122-year-old tradition, the Sequim Irrigation Festival’s Grand Finale Weekend…

Dive into ‘The Gin Game’

Olivia Shea and Pat Owens — actors, directors and friends who first…

Whimsy Park grand opening

Bill Littlejohn, left, shakes hands with Ken Stringer during a ribbon-cutting ceremony…

Family fun highlights first weekend of Sequim Irrigation Festival

The 122nd Sequim Irrigation Festival lived up to its theme — “122…

Youths ready to take flight: Community honors Sequim Eagle Scouts

Consider this a moment of testing their “wings.” A quartet of local…

18-year-old arrested following death of Sequim woman

The Bainbridge High School student whom authorities say confessed to killing a…