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Boo Hunger drive brings in 4,500 pounds of food

Donations support Food Bank’s Thanksgiving baskets

Clallam commissioners mull new tax aimed at preservation

Proposal intended to secure farmland, open spaces, water access

Clallam draft Hazard Mitigation Plan open to public review

Clallam County Emergency Management’s draft Hazard Mitigation Plan — a document that identifies disasters and vulnerabilities in Clallam County — is now available for public… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Nov. 6, 2019

Learn about college’s medical assistant program Find out more about Peninsula College’s accredited Medical Assisting Program and how to become a medical assistant during a… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

Federal agency doubles slashing of Medicare reimbursements despite ruling

Olympic Medical Center on lookout for appeal of court decision

League, advocates look to tell ‘Story of Water’

‘From Source to Sea’ What: Film highlighting Dungeness Watershed and the challenges for our community When: 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Where: Dungeness River… Continue reading

Police blotter — Nov. 6, 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. Oct. 29… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

Rotary Club supports Sequim students with third adaptive bike

A collaboration between Sequim schools and the Rotary Club of Sequim are helping several local students pedal their way to better fitness and social skills.… Continue reading

Sequim city manager receives positive review, pay increase

City councilors encourage Bush to improve staff responsiveness

Sequim city, tribal officials discuss MAT clinic

The Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe and city of Sequim have taken another step toward a daily-dose drug treatment clinic for opioid addicts living in Clallam and… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

Sequim Civic Center gallery named after longtime city clerk

Kuznek-Reese honored for her service, dedication to art

Sequim Science Café to explore Elwha ecosystem’s response to dam removals

The historic removal of the Elwha River dams is the setting for the next Sequim Science Café presentation, set for 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov.… Continue reading

Sequim teen keeps promise to support community despite personal loss

River’s Christmas Project continues this holiday season

Special events set for Veterans Day

Captain-Crystal Stout and Dream Catcher Balloons is offering a “bucket list” ride for veterans on their special day. Stout, pilot of the Dream Catcher hot… Continue reading

Weather — Nov. 6, 2019

Temperatures Date High Low Oct. 29 48 29 Oct. 30 49 28 Oct. 31 51 32 Nov. 1 52 33 Nov. 2 56 34 Nov.… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2019

Wellness forum to spotlight common eye problems, current treatments

Dr. Eric Van Orman presents “Common Ocular Conditions & Current Treatments” at the next WOW! Working on Wellness Forum set for 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday,… Continue reading

2019 General Election update

Incumbents Mark Ozias of the Clallam County commission appears headed for reelection while Sequim School Board incumbent Jim Stoffer and Clallam Fire District 3 challenger… Continue reading

Crews work to replace and refit a water filter system aboard the MV Puyallup at the Eagle Harbor Maintenance Facility on Bainbridge Island last Thursday. (Kevin Clark/Everett Herald)

Washington State Ferries plans for an electric-hybrid fleet

Largest system in the nation launches ambitious plan to move toward zero emissions

Crews work to replace and refit a water filter system aboard the MV Puyallup at the Eagle Harbor Maintenance Facility on Bainbridge Island last Thursday. (Kevin Clark/Everett Herald)
Clallam Transit buses line up to take on passengers at the The Gateway transit center in downtown Port Angeles on Oct. 24. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Clallam Transit: I-976 would limit service

State Initiative 976 would disrupt or diminish Clallam Transit service if approved Nov. 5, agency officials said. Clallam Transit released on Oct. 23 an impact… Continue reading

Clallam Transit buses line up to take on passengers at the The Gateway transit center in downtown Port Angeles on Oct. 24. Photo by Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News

Community news briefs — Oct. 30, 2019

Thrift shop is open Saturday The Sequim Dungeness Hospital Guild’s Thrift Shop at 204 W. Bell St. is open from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday,… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2019