Readying for the worst

A core sample from Discovery Bay shows the distinct layers of ocean sediment deposited in the area’s salt marshes during past tsunamis. Similar evidence of historic natural disasters can be seen first-hand during a field trip with U.S. Geological Survey geologist Brian Atwater, scheduled as one of the county’s preliminary exercises Saturday, May 9.  - Sequim Gazette photo by Alana Linderoth
  • Apr 29, 2015 at 12:00PM updated May 5, 2015 at 10:57AM

As a coastal community along the 800-mile long Cascadia Subduction Zone, Clallam County is due to undergo a powerful earthquake, resulting in a tsunami.


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Sequim teachers plan work stoppage

  • Apr 30, 2015 at 5:00PM updated May 1, 2015 at 3:56PM

Sequim Education Association seeks support from legislature to fully fund education.

All signs a go for Civic Center

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Apr 30, 2015 at 8:43AM

The wiring is rolled out, the paint is dry and the finishing touches inside the Sequim Civic Center, 152 W. Cedar St., are close for its Friday unveiling.

Workshop aims to help shoreline owners

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 12:23PM

Shoreline landowners of Clallam County are invited to attend a free Living with the Coast workshop to learn about shorelines, erosion and alternatives to hard armoring from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Guy Cole Convention Center, 202 N. Blake Ave. in Sequim.

The state of Sequim’s venues

  • Apr 29, 2015 at 12:00PM

With Sequim’s entertainment venues, it’s the drama on stage audiences crave, not necessarily off.

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