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Clallam commissioners set budget hearings; $1.5 million in spending reductions unspecified

Clallam County commissioners have scheduled a pair of public hearings on the…

 

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PUD establishes ‘Heroes Award’ with first two recipients honored

Clallam County PUD Commissioners passed a resolution establishing a PUD “Heroes Program”…

 

News: ONF holds open house on watershed activities

The Olympic National Forest invites the public to attend a presentation by…

 

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Sequim laboratory combating oil spills with wood shavings

Stopping an oil spill could be as simple as the shake of…

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Olympic Medical Center board approves budget, strategic plan

Olympic Medical Center’s seven-member board of commissioners approved on Nov. 16 their…

Fireworks discharge ban begins 2018 in Sequim city limits

Sequim city councilors made the ban of discharging fireworks starting in July…

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By the numbers: Fire District 3 looks at taking an analytical approach to fire service

More and more, the modern visage of a fire service employee comes…

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Deputy’s good deed helps veteran near Sequim

A Clallam County sheriff’s deputy is earning praise from the department after…

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Police Blotter Nov. 23-28, 2016

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Woman attempts to elude and crashes

According to the Clallam County Sheriff’s Office, on Nov. 28, Kylee A.…

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Watering Matters: Belle of the Ball

The holiday season has begun. Christmas lights went up last week all…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Santa, tree lighting traditions continue

Santa Claus, Irrigation Festival royalty and more celebrated the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber…

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Sequim Cranksgiving event rides past 1,000-pound goal

Armed with two wheels and big hearts, community members made it a…

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Sequim Police Department receives state accreditation

The Sequim Police Department earned accreditation from the Washington Association of Sheriffs…

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Food bank sees big numbers for Thanksgiving

As anticipated, staff and volunteers at the Sequim Food Bank saw a…

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‘Super’ Moonshine

Contributor Bob Lampert caught this image of a “supermoon” — about a…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Man charged in high-speed chase west of Sequim

A 25-year-old Port Angeles man has been charged with attempting to elude…

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Clallam EDC director stepping down

The Clallam County Economic Development Corporation announced its executive director’s retirement following…

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City of Sequim receives $3.1M for Fir Street reconstruction

Plans to reconstruct Fir Street by several Sequim schools are moving forward…

Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, Nov. 23, 2016

Hardy’s hosts holiday meal This holiday season Hardy’s Market, 10200 Old Olympic…

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The Carlsborg crunch: Businesses see tough times through sewer project

Grinning and bearing the impact of the Carlsborg Sewer Project has been…

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Bobs back on air for one of their own: Rev. Rhoads’ return of cancer leads to retirement, revival of KSQM show

The cause was decidedly serious, but the reunion itself was comical by…

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Police Blotter — Sequim Gazette, Nov. 23, 2016

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of…

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Sequim schools pick Wieneke for new Human Resources director

The Sequim School District recently welcomed Paul Wieneke to the position of…

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Peninsula sites proposed for state trust land exchange

Three sites on the North Olympic Peninsula, including an off-stream reservoir for…

Roundabouts 101: City of Sequim staffers share roundabout protocol

Roundabouts have been a reality in Sequim since at least 2004. However,…

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe biologists use rocks to anchor structures made out of logs with rootwads in the Gray Wolf River. (Tiffany Royal/Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission)

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe builds logjams for salmon habitat

In building logjams for salmon habitat in the Gray Wolf River, the…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe biologists use rocks to anchor structures made out of logs with rootwads in the Gray Wolf River. (Tiffany Royal/Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission)
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Anderson leads the way with ‘Camp Cardio’ program

Olympic Medical Center CEO Eric Lewis recently recognized Leonard Anderson, manager of…

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Parenting Matters: Talking rules

Most people teach their child about talking without giving it a thought.…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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City of Sequim residents favor ban shooting off fireworks

Residents in the City of Sequim overwhelmingly favor an advisory vote for…

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Blanket drives, toy collection planned through the month

Sequim Community Aid is accepting donations of toys for its Toys for…

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News: Robinson hired as Serenity House director

Richard “Doc” Robinson, Ph.D., is the new executive director of Serenity House…

News: Little League board vote tonight

The Sequim Little League Board will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov.…

  • Nov 16th, 2016

Faith News: Thanksgiving church service set; Taize services on tap; Bednarik is featured guest at OUUF

Thanksgiving service set Three Sequim churches will join to present a Thanksgiving…

Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, Nov. 16, 2016

Coffee with mayor event is Thursday The City of Sequim “Coffee with…

Capt. Christ Kurgan crosses himself beside the grave of Medal of Honor recipient Marvin Shields during the annual Veterans Day ceremony at the Gardiner Cemetery on Friday. Photo by Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News

‘He died for love’: Medal of Honor recipient honored at his grave

Community members, local veterans and members of the United States Army and…

Capt. Christ Kurgan crosses himself beside the grave of Medal of Honor recipient Marvin Shields during the annual Veterans Day ceremony at the Gardiner Cemetery on Friday. Photo by Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News
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Sequim ‘Cranksgiving’ cranks up for 2016 event

The family friendly, wheel-powered food-raiser for the Sequim Food Bank is back.…

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Sequim police chief retiring Dec. 15

After 45 years in law enforcement, Sequim Police Chief William “Bill” Dickinson,…

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Life: Sequim Rotarians help Kenyans get cisterns

Sequim Rotarians Mary Jane Apple and Andrea Gilles recently returned from a…

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Water rates and property tax increases seem likely in 2017 for Sequim city residents

Following the Sequim City Council’s first public hearing on its 2017 proposed…