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PHOTO GALLERY: Ceremony in Port Angeles marks 9/11 anniversary

Out of the horror of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks came heroism, courage, valor and a united country, speakers told those gathered around an… Continue reading

CTE classes booming at SHS

Both traditional and higher-technology classes give students practical knowledge

Opioid presentation postponed

The League of Women Voters of Clallam County’s free public presentation about opioids in the county set for Thursday, Sept. 12, in Sequim, has been… Continue reading

‘Road Ahead’ looks to prepare ages for life’s challenges

In putting together “Road Ahead” events, organizer Mary Coupland wanted to steer a bit clear of the idea of a “senior” fair, but rather an… Continue reading

Annual ‘Reach and Row’ for Volunteer Hospice goes to two days

2019 Reach and Row for Hospice Hosted by Sequim Bay Yacht Club What: Sail regatta, row/paddle races When: Sept. 28-29 Where: Sequim Bay, John Wayne… Continue reading

Center of activity: Shipley Center sets various classes, demonstrations for annual open house

Leaders look to share numerous activities with community

City considers MAT online questionnaire

Sept. 23 meeting tentative decision made

Clallam County looks to reorganize

Favored option would make Sill permanent administrator; realign duties

Community news briefs — Sept. 11, 2019

Highway ramp repairs delayed Scheduled maintenance and repairs to the US Highway 101/Sequim Avenue ramp this week have been postponed because of inclement weather. A… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

Discovery Memory Care sets Sequim Wheelers fundraiser

Sequim Wheelers fundraiser When: 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18 Where: Discovery Memory Care, 408 W. Washington St. More info: 360-683-7047, info@discovery-mc.com The Sequim Wheelers… Continue reading

Fire district seeks renewal of EMS levy in November

With more than 80 percent of the district’s calls seeking help in medical emergencies, leaders with Clallam County Fire District 3 are looking for public… Continue reading

Friends of Poor Walk set for Sept. 28

St. Vincent de Paul is bringing back an annual event to help lend a hand to community residents in need. The annual St. Vincent de… Continue reading

Judge rules on election eligibility: Henninger’s name to be on ballot

Ann Marie Henninger, an Olympic Medical Center hospital commissioner candidate, has been spared being taken off the general election ballot. Clallam County Superior Court Judge… Continue reading

KSQM sets annual Pet Lovers Week, Day

KSQM FM 91.5 radio’s annual Pet Lovers Week kicks off Sunday, Sept. 15. Running through Saturday, Sept. 21, KSQM will be all about critters, playing… Continue reading

Milestone: Pioneer Memorial Park gets mini make-over

Members of the Sequim Prairie Garden Club have made some significant renovations to the historic Pioneer Memorial Park sign, originally created in 1966. Barbara Fitzgerald… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

North Olympic Land Trust, Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe seek funds to complete ‘River’s Edge’ conservation project

The North Olympic Land Trust and the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe have signed an agreement with a local landowner to jointly purchase and conserve 104 acres… Continue reading

Police blotter — Sept. 11, 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. Sept. 3… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

Police: 18-year-old attempts to rape pregnant woman

Sequim man arrested, held on $250,000 bail

Ian Thill describes the work done to restore and enhance a storage shed at Pioneer Memorial Park for his Eagle Scout project. He said the job wound up being “much more work” than anticipated, with several additional structural elements of the shed getting replaced in addition to the planned roof replacement. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Sequim Eagle Scout hopeful finishes Pioneer Memorial Park shed rehab

Local Boy Scout finishes project for top Scouting honor

Ian Thill describes the work done to restore and enhance a storage shed at Pioneer Memorial Park for his Eagle Scout project. He said the job wound up being “much more work” than anticipated, with several additional structural elements of the shed getting replaced in addition to the planned roof replacement. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Summer school presents challenges at Sequim High

While summer school classes at Sequim Middle School were fairly smooth, staff at Sequim High School said things were less sedate at the SHS campus.… Continue reading