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Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe considers options on John Wayne Marina

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe is exploring the purchase of John Wayne Marina from the Port of Port Angeles — if other options do not work… Continue reading

Local candidate filing closes May 17

The five-day candidate filing period for numerous local elected offices in Clallam County ends Friday, May 17. Candidates must be registered to vote and may… Continue reading

Police blotter — May 15, 2019

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 7… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019

State proposes $1.29M for Simdars Interchange design work

The first piece of funding may be in place for the long-gestating Simdars Road Interchange project as local officials await Gov. Jay Inslee’s signature for… Continue reading

Sunshine Cafe up for sale in downtown Sequim

Nearly 20 years ago, Dianne and Allen Drake bought Sunshine Café from Jay and Nita Montanye after seeing a sign in the window. The business… Continue reading

United Way of Clallam County gives thanks for 2018 campaign contributions

Representatives from United Way of Clallam County on May 9 gave a collective hand to the many helping hands that helped the organization top its… Continue reading

UPDATED: Sequim school board to seek superintendent search firm

With less than six weeks remaining on superintendent Gary Neal’s contract, Sequim’s school board is looking to have a replacement for the district’s lead administrator… Continue reading

New reporter joins Gazette newsroom

My name is Conor Dowley and I am thrilled to be the newest reporter at the Sequim Gazette. I’m joining an excellent team and am… Continue reading

UPDATED: State Route 104 crash injures three

Three people were injured in a two-car collision on State Route 104 about 21 miles south of Port Townsend. The Washington State Patrol reported a… Continue reading

100-room hotel first of many changes to come in Blyn

Twelve months from now, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe expects to open its 100-room, $39 million hotel at 7 Cedars Casino. “We plan on opening the… Continue reading

Concerns heard: Kilmer visits Olympic Medical Center campus in Sequim

Legislation introduced to help stop Medicare reimbursement cuts

Port Angeles, Sequim chambers seek connections, collaboration

Both Mark Abshire and Anji Scalf hail from Port Townsend, but now help lead business groups in neighboring communities on the Olympic Peninsula. “You grow… Continue reading

Jamestown S’Klallam library earns national honor

Jamestown S’Klallam Tribal Library Where: 1070 Old Blyn Highway, Sequim Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday Contact: 360-681-4632; library@jamestowntribe.org The small-town tribal library is in one… Continue reading

Sequim school board to talk superintendent replacement on Monday

With Gary Neal announcing his resignation last week, Sequim’s school board of directors are planning the next steps to replace the district’s top administrator. Board… Continue reading

May is Stroke Awareness Month

Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee recently proclaimed May as “Stroke Awareness Month” as part of a statewide call to increase awareness of stroke warning signs… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2019

Best of the Peninsula 2019 voting now underway

Show your favorite businesses how important they are!

Fun in the sun set for Irrigation Festival’s 124th year

Sunny skies should help usher in the second weekend in a row for the Sequim Irrigation Festival. Following Crazy Callen Weekend, more favorites return for… Continue reading

Debra and Gary Johnson visit the roadside memorial for their grandaughter Brooke Bedinger, who died in a motorcycle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 at Morse Creek on June 21. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)

Legislature approves $1 million for Morse Creek section of Highway 101

Nearly $1.3 million also cleared to improve the roadway east of Sequim

Debra and Gary Johnson visit the roadside memorial for their grandaughter Brooke Bedinger, who died in a motorcycle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 at Morse Creek on June 21. (Jesse Major/Peninsula Daily News)

Café to spotlight science, robotics and STEM students

Sequim High School students will share their science fair, robotics and STEM club experiences at the next Sequim Science Café, set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading

Community news briefs — May 8, 2019

Library book sale The Friends of Sequim Library will hold its monthly book sale from 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Friends… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2019