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Sequim teachers ready for first day of school Sept. 5

Joey Marcey and Melissa Novak, kindergarten teachers at Helen Haller Elementary School, work together to finish a cloud that reads “Be the Rainbow in someone’s… Continue reading

Sequim woman booked after alleged burglary, assault, pursuit

A Sequim woman was arrested for investigation of first-degree burglary, fourth-degree assault — domestic violence, eluding a police vehicle and resisting arrest. Melody Sue White,… Continue reading

For lunch time it’s family time as Susan Coffee, not pictured, gathers her grandchildren, from left, Grace Dormer, 7, Sawyer Bushy, 4, Bradly Dormer, 5, and Malta Bushy, 2, at Carrie Blake Community Park on Aug. 27. Coffee said she and her grandchildren visited the park often to enjoy the Summer Food Program. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Summer Food Program serves thousands of meals in Sequim

Whether in smoky or sunny weather, Sequim children had the option for at least one square meal a day this summer, thanks again to the… Continue reading

For lunch time it’s family time as Susan Coffee, not pictured, gathers her grandchildren, from left, Grace Dormer, 7, Sawyer Bushy, 4, Bradly Dormer, 5, and Malta Bushy, 2, at Carrie Blake Community Park on Aug. 27. Coffee said she and her grandchildren visited the park often to enjoy the Summer Food Program. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Sunland Golf & Country Club makes aggressive business plan to cut deficit

Board members for the Sunland Golf & Country Club look to preserve the 18 hole course and its amenities with a new aggressive business plan.… Continue reading

United Way’s annual fundraising campaign kicks off Saturday

United Way of Clallam County begins its annual fundraising campaign with several events this September, starting with a night of food and fun set for… Continue reading

Weather — Sept. 5, 2018

Temperatures Date High Low Aug. 28 75 49 Aug. 29 65 51 Aug. 30 67 54 Aug. 31 66 54 Sept. 1 65 51 Sept.… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2018

Event looks to raise awareness of Salish Sea’s orcas

Rise for Orca and Climate Justice will celebrate the orcas of the Salish Sea and rally action against their threatened extinction, with a picnic, speakers,… Continue reading

Four finalists named to succeed Clallam Administrator Jim Jones

Clallam County, County Administrator Candidates What: Meet, greet four candidates for Clallam County Administrator When: 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6 Where: County Commissioners Meeting Room… Continue reading

Air Affaire draws a crowd for sixth event

Wildfire smoke and chilly temperatures may have kept some away, but last weekend’s sixth-annual Olympic Peninsula Air Affaire and Sequim Valley Fly-In still drew quite… Continue reading

Bedinger family asks for Hwy 101 road barriers

Barriers for Brooke/Morse Creek informational meeting When: 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11 Where: The Boys and Girls Club in Sequim, 400 W. Fir St.… Continue reading

Stromberg sings for homeless awareness

“The Way Up” benefit concert A performance by Wesley Stromberg with Tomi Jo Wilson opening to raise awareness for the “Just Say Yes” campaign When:… Continue reading

After tragic fall, Jon Eekhoff plans to teach again at Sequim High School

Five months after an accident put 53-year-old Sequim High School literature teacher Jon Eekhoff in the hospital with a brain injury, he and his wife… Continue reading

Another decision expected soon on Carlsborg manufactured home park

A proposed 55-and-older manufactured home development in Carlsborg is getting another look from Clallam County Hearing Examiner Andrew Reeves. As indicated by Clallam County planning… Continue reading

Arrest made after suspect attempts to steal heat pump

Clallam County deputies arrested a man for allegedly attempting to steal a heat pump that was still attached to the house. Deputies on Aug. 23… Continue reading

Clallam County deputies get trauma training

Deputies with the Clallam County Sheriff’s office partnered with Norpoint Medical for their semi-annual hands on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), automated external defibrillator (AED) and first… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

Clallam Republicans, Democrats set fundraisers

The community is invited to a fundraising reception in support for Republican Susan Hutchison’s campaign for U.S. Senate from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at… Continue reading

Collision kills former Port Angeles couple, injures two Sequim residents

Family and friends continue to mourn the loss of two Port Angeles natives and pray for smooth recoveries for an injured Sequim couple following a… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Aug. 29, 2018

County announces shellfish harvesting beach closure The Clallam County Department of Health and Human Services announced last week that Sequim Bay is closed for recreational… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018

DUI patrols to increase leading up to Labor Day weekend

Law enforcement agencies across the Olympic Peninsula will increase DUI patrols Friday through Sept. 3 in anticipation of Labor Day weekend. According to a press… Continue reading

Police blotter — Aug, 29, 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. Aug. 21… Continue reading

  • Aug 29, 2018