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Police blotter — June 13, 2018

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. June 5… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2018

Port of Port Angeles considers levy lid lift to pay for John Wayne Marina upkeep

Port of Port Angeles commissioners will consider asking voters countywide to pay higher taxes to fund infrastructure improvements to John Wayne Marina in Sequim. Commissioners… Continue reading

Rain does not stop smiles on this SHS grad parade

“Oh the Places You’ll Go” … For most graduates, that meant, immediately anyway, someplace dry. Still, a moderate rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of about… Continue reading

Sequim High graduates eye various career paths

Standing a few feet away from a rather apropos graduation theme of “Oh, the Places You’ll Go,” a half-dozen soon-to-be high school graduates considered their… Continue reading

Sequim man found guilty of third-degree rape

A jury of six men and six women found the Sequim father of four school-age children guilty on June 7 of raping two 14-year-old girls… Continue reading

Summer teacher workshop set in Olympic National Park

Teachers are invited to join NatureBridge and the National Park Service for Learning from a Distance, a four-day summer workshop in Olympic National Park to… Continue reading

Valedictorians look to future

This year’s Sequim High School graduation theme “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” rings true for the four valedictorians who are venturing out of state as… Continue reading

Volunteer opportunities still available as Service Fest ends Friday night

With Sequim Service Fest set to wrap its two week run on Friday, June 15, there’s still plenty of work to finish in its home… Continue reading

Weather — June 13, 2018

Temperatures Date High Low June 5 63 45 June 6 65 43 June 7 63 52 June 8 61 50 June 9 57 46 June… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2018

Legislature gives schools more money but also more earmarks

Public school officials from across the North Olympic Peninsula aired their concerns about school funding during a closed-door meeting with state lawmakers in Sequim last… Continue reading

City, county officials expect minimal impact from road projects this summer

Following a busy year of road construction, leaders with the City of Sequim and Clallam County expect a much quieter and smoother transition for locals… Continue reading

Community news briefs — June 6, 2018

Earthquakes talk set at Studium Generale “The Cascadia Subduction Zone and the Coming Megathrust Earthquake” is the subject of Peninsula College’s June 7 Studium Generale… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Food Bank’s peanut butter drive set for this weekend across Sequim

Community volunteers will be out this weekend seeking support for local youths outside Sequim’s grocers for the fifth annual Price Ford Peanut Butter Drive. From… Continue reading

OSPI law change gives public education funds from timber harvest

Sequim School District could see a lot more green in the near future. School board director and board legislative representative Jim Stoffer reported at the… Continue reading

Police blotter — June 6, 2018

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. May 29… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Regional lawmakers win Association of Washington Cities awards

Two state lawmakers from Sequim have been named 2018 City Championship Award recipients by the Association of Washington Cities. Sen. Kevin Van De Wege and… Continue reading

Running with purpose: community members support Special Olympics

A special time of the year sees state law enforcement officials once again raising awareness and funds for Special Olympics. Each year, officers from all… Continue reading

Sequim Police begin background checks on denied firearm transactions

The Sequim Police Department has a new resource at its disposal to help stop firearms from going into the hands of criminals. Following Substitute House… Continue reading

Sequim Service Fest runs weekdays through June 15

“You wouldn’t believe how good this feels,” said Mark Powless on Tuesday afternoon in front of his Sequim home. The retired Costco worker watched as… Continue reading

SHS grads’ scholarship take is more than $4.7 million

Sequim High School graduation When: 6 p.m. Friday, June 8 (ticket-holders admitted starting at 5 p.m., no reserved seating) Where: SHS stadium, East Fir Street… Continue reading