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City approves 97 homes that connect South Seventh Avenue

Neighbors share concerns over flooding, traffic impacts

Back To School Fair a success as about 500 students receive supplies

Almost 500 students receive school supplies

Fire District 3 neutral on treatment facility

‘Inappropriate’ to take stance, says fire chief

Clallam County looks to work with cities in gaining from sales tax law

Clallam County commissioners are reaching out to Port Angeles, Sequim and Forks city officials to discuss leveraging the benefits of House Bill 1406, which gives… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Sept. 28, 2019

Kilmer sets telephone town hall In order to hear from constituents about the issues that matter to them, Representative Derek Kilmer (WA-06) will hold a… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2019

First-degree arson charge expected for Sequim woman

A woman with a history of mental health issues was in the Clallam County jail Aug. 26 on $250,000 bail for allegedly setting two fires… Continue reading

Hospice group seeks volunteers

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers monthly orientations for those interested in volunteering with the organization. September sessions are scheduled for 11 a.m.-noon on Thursday,… Continue reading

John Wayne Marina issue in voter forum

Port of Port Angeles candidates spar

Olympic Peninsula Air Affaire, Sequim Valley Fly-in sees fair skies, big crowd

With clearer skies than last year’s event, the 2019 Olympic Peninsula Air Affaire and Sequim Valley Fly-in saw a strong turnout this past weekend, event… Continue reading

Police blotter — Aug. 28, 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. Aug. 20… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2019

Rotary Club of Sequim donates second adaptive bike

A program to help local youths take on mobility challenges is rolling on. The Rotary Club of Sequim recently awarded their second adaptive tricycle to… Continue reading

Sequim Library, NOLS branches drop overdue materials fines

Fine-free libraries increase circulation, access, director says

Sequim man charged in federal court with meth

A Sequim man has been charged in federal court with selling 170 grams — or six ounces — of methamphetamine in Sequim and on two… Continue reading

From left to right, Stephany Shackelford, James Castell, Malachi Williams, Phil Castell, Saul Williams, Kelsey Sands, Andrea Wellman and Christy Francis stand in the Castell Insurance office on Aug. 24 after their annual shred event concluded as the Williams brothers hold the money raised. The fundraiser that supports the Boys & Girls Club and their efforts to provide school supplies to students and families in need raised over $9,000 this year. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Shred Event raises big money for school supplies

More than $9,000 raised to help Boys Girls Club purchase school supplies

From left to right, Stephany Shackelford, James Castell, Malachi Williams, Phil Castell, Saul Williams, Kelsey Sands, Andrea Wellman and Christy Francis stand in the Castell Insurance office on Aug. 24 after their annual shred event concluded as the Williams brothers hold the money raised. The fundraiser that supports the Boys & Girls Club and their efforts to provide school supplies to students and families in need raised over $9,000 this year. Sequim Gazette photo by Conor Dowley

Weather — Aug. 28, 2019

Temperatures Date High Low Aug. 20 73 49 Aug. 21 65 57 Aug. 22 69 50 Aug. 23 65 53 Aug. 24 67 56 Aug.… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2019

Expanded Music on the Strait festival starts this weekend

One day a pair of longtime friends — internationally known musicians from Port Angeles and Sequim — dreamed up a Labor Day weekend festival. They… Continue reading

Clallam County gets $356,864 bid to drill test well near Carlsborg

Clallam County has received a $356,864 bid to drill a 900-foot-deep test well north of Carlsborg, commissioners heard Monday, Aug. 19. Tacoma Pump and Drilling… Continue reading

‘Prairie’ show keeps wheels spinning

A bit of morning rain didn’t keep car afficionados from the third-annual Sequim Prairie Nights Car Show on Aug. 10. Proceeds provide scholarships for the… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Accused gun thief pleads not guilty in federal court

Joey Maillet suspected in thefts from FREDS Guns and store in Bow