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Humming along

Contributor Joanie Schmoll captured this photo of a Rufous hummingbird near Woodcock Road on May 2.… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018

Kids Fishing Day organizers consider shifting event to cooler weekend

With the annual Kids Fishing Day likely delayed to late-September or early October of this year, organizers have at least one option percolating while another… Continue reading

Memorial Day ceremonies held in Sequim honor service members who sacrificed

For Sequim residents Dena Rowe and her brother Gordy Maitland, coming out to Sequim View Cemetery on Memorial Day is a family tradition. The two… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center promotes Haught to patient experience program director

Patti Haught, an 11-year employee of Olympic Medical Center, was recently promoted to director of the patient experience program, OMC officials said last week. Haught… Continue reading

Police blotter — May 30, 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 22… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018

Rally In the Alley set for June 6

The City of Sequim is partnering with Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County and Olympic Disposal for the next Rally in the Alley neighborhood clean-up… Continue reading

Sequim Boys Girls Club youths wear red noses for cause

With all the red-nosed youths running around the Helen Haller Elementary School playfields last week, a passerby may have thought a circus had come to… Continue reading

Sequim’s first marijuana farm threatened to close

Tropic Grow LLC, Sequim’s first recreational marijuana grower and producer, may be forced to close its doors in the near future. The business’ owner, Tom… Continue reading

Service Fest kicks off Monday, June 4

Sequim’s Service Fest begins June 4 and runs through the following Friday, June 15, as an effort to help community members with projects ranging from… Continue reading

Spring blooms bring unwanted Scotch Broom

Highly invasive, problematic to reforestation and a fire hazard, Scotch Broom is an unwelcome guest to the Olympic Peninsula landscape — and it’s back. The… Continue reading

Weather — May 30, 2018

Temperatures Date High Low May 22 69 48 May 23 63 51 May 24 61 51 May 25 60 48 May 26 62 47 May… Continue reading

  • May 30, 2018
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Sequim man sentenced for road rage

A Sequim man charged in the Net Nanny child-sex sting must serve 60 days in jail on an unrelated March 22 road-rage incident during which… Continue reading

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City, county officials eye smoking, vaping age increase

Clallam County commissioners and Port Angeles City Council members agreed to explore raising the legal age for selling tobacco and vaping products from the state-mandated… Continue reading

Memorial Day services planned on Peninsula

Memorial Day ceremonies are planned across the North Olympic Peninsula. Most of the free, public events will be Monday. One — a monthly veterans memorial… Continue reading

Police probe threats sent to health care facilities in Port Angeles, Sequim

Police are investigating anonymous threats sent to individuals at health care facilities in Sequim and Port Angeles. Threatening letters were sent to four facilities, two… Continue reading

Albert Haller Foundation grant applications available

The Albert Haller Foundation is now accepting grant applications for 2018. Applications are due by 4 p.m., July 9, at the United Way of Clallam… Continue reading

Board members, school officials celebrate capital projects moving forward

The Sequim Community School is one step closer to receiving its long-awaited facelift. About 50 students, Sequim school district officials, school board and community members… Continue reading

Board OKs increases in capital projects funds for central kitchen

Sequim Schools might see a number of small changes coming into the next school year. Following a public hearing, Sequim School Board directors agreed May… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks applicants for council vacancy

The City of Sequim is seeking applicants to fill a vacant seat on the city council, following the resignation of councilor Pamela Leonard-Ray. Applications are… Continue reading

Community news briefs — May 23, 2018

Grange social set The community is invited to a Social Potluck Dinner at the Sequim Prairie Grange, 290 Macleay Road, set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018