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Port Angeles woman gets $350,000 in settlement with Clallam prosecuting attorney

Former Clallam County employee Tina Hendrickson’s sexual harassment lawsuit against county Prosecuting Attorney Mark Nichols was settled last week in an agreement under which Hendrickson… Continue reading

Salmon recovery efforts get $18 million from state

Local salmon recovery efforts are getting a boost after state leaders approved three Clallam County projects among nearly $18 million in grants. The Washington Salmon… Continue reading

Sequim driver rolls vehilce near PT

A Sequim resident was injured and transported to Jefferson Healthcare Medical Center after her vehicle rolled over on State Route 20 about nine miles southwest… Continue reading

Sequim Elks collecting ‘Coats for Kids’

Locals are looking to keep Sequim youths warm this winter, and they’re seeking your help. Volunteers with Coats for Kids, a program established in 1996… Continue reading

Sequim School District’s new kitchen set to open January

As a new year is just around the corner, Sequim School District is set to start off the new year with a brand new, modern… Continue reading

Sequim-Dungeness Hospital Guild gives fire district funds for software

The Sequim-Dungeness Hospital Guild recently donated Clallam County Fire District No. 3 funds to buy a software upgrade that officials say will improve the district’s… Continue reading

Storm rips through Sequim, Clallam County

Nine-plus hours — that’s what first responders say was the longest Sequim went without electricity in at least a decade. Electricity went out twice in… Continue reading

Trial set for Bainbridge Island man accused in killing of Sequim woman

A February trial has been set in Benjamin G. Bonner’s murder case after a state psychiatrist determined that evidence of his legal sanity at the… Continue reading

Weather — Dec. 19, 2018

Temperatures Date High Low Dec. 11 48 40 Dec. 12 48 41 Dec. 13 54 43 Dec. 14 63 39 Dec. 15 49 38 Dec.… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2018

Name of Littleneck Beach in Blyn gets state approval

The Washington State Board on Geographic Names has approved a name for a beach in Blyn offered by the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe that makes note… Continue reading

Backcountry Horsemen support river center expansion

The Peninsula Chapter of Back Country Horsemen of Washington, BCHW-PNC, recently supported the Dungeness River Audubon Center’s “Inspire Wonder” capital campaign with a $1,000 donation.… Continue reading

Sequim Association of Realtors honor first responders

Members of the Sequim Association of Realtors® kept their tradition going recently by honoring local first responders with boxes of goodies. Katie Marble, a broker… Continue reading

Suspect sought in Lost Mountain burglary attempts

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect in two recent attempted burglaries in the Lost Mountain area. Law enforcement officials are seeking 28-year-old… Continue reading

City, tribe OK wastewater agreement

Similar to Clallam County’s Carlsborg Sewer Project agreement, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe recently inked a deal to send its wastewater to Sequim, too. Tribal Council… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Dec. 12, 2018

Have breakfast with Santa in Sequim The American Legion Post 62 hosts Breakfast with Santa from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15. The event is free… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

KSQM moves to bigger space, celebrates 10 years on-air

As KSQM remains firmly planted at 91.5 FM on the airwaves, its physical location moves to new digs a football field away. Volunteers and community… Continue reading

Lights go on for the season in Sequim Civic Center

Deputy Mayor Candace Pratt helps celebrate the season for the City of Sequim flipping the switch on the Sequim Civic Center’s “Holiday Tree” during the… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Heart Center earns key industry certification

Olympic Medical Center CEO Eric Lewis announced at the medical center’s board of commissioners meeting last week that Olympic Medical Heart Center achieved certification of… Continue reading

Police blotter — Dec. 12, 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. Dec. 4… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Portable problems persist in Sequim schools

Classroom space — or lack thereof — continues to be an issue at Sequim schools, particularly for at least one teacher at Greywolf Elementary School.… Continue reading