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Follow-up: Sequim PC Users continue partnership with PA school’s Computer Club

Week to week, reporters cover dozens of stories from the heartbreaking to heartwarming. Here, we take a moment to revisit previous stories to update the… Continue reading

Foundation makes $14K-plus gift to Olympic Medical Center

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation presented $14,446 to OMC at its board of commissioners meeting on April 17, marked to be used for equipment for… Continue reading

Local law enforcement groups offer Drug Take Back Day

Countywide local law enforcement agencies — including the Sequim Police Department, Clallam County Sheriff’s Office and Port Angeles Police Department — are participating in the… Continue reading

National Day of Prayer event set for Sequim barn

Pray Olympic Peninsula, formerly Clallam Prayer, hosts a special program “Love One Another” for the National Day of Prayer on May 2. The Barn at… Continue reading

Operetta Club sets ‘Legally Blonde’ for May 3-19

Put on your brightest attire and ready yourself for a night with the musical comedy “Legally Blonde” presented by the Sequim High School Operetta Club.… Continue reading

Police blotter — April 24, 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. April 15… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2019

Road closures schedule set for Fir Street construction

City staff have released a tentative construction schedule and its impact on drivers and residents for the West Fir Street Rehabilitation project. They plan to… Continue reading

Sequim man charged with intent to sell meth

Sequim man to have first court appearance Friday

Sequim’s Rally in the Alley set for Saturday

The City of Sequim, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County and Olympic Disposal, host the next Rally in the Alley from 9:30-11:30… Continue reading

Slain woman’s neighbors still on ‘high alert’ as police continue to investigate

Makah tribal member Valerie Claplanhoo killed in Sequim apartment

Weather — April 24, 2019

Temperatures Date High Low April 16 54 38 April 17 60 43 April 18 57 49 April 19 56 48 April 20 61 40 April… Continue reading

  • Apr 24, 2019

Heralded for honoring history: Jamestown S’Klallam Tribal Library is finalist for national award

Who: Jamestown S’Klallam Tribal Library What: National finalist Where: 1070 Old Blyn Highway, Sequim Contact: 360-681-4632; library@jamestowntribe.org Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday The Jamestown S’Klallam… Continue reading

Everyone’s ‘pard’: Former logger, museum-bar owner known as workers’ friend

Everyone was “pard” — as in pardner — to Gary Cecil Blevins, and none more so than the working people he fought for without knowing… Continue reading

Senate passes bill to remove the personal exemption to the measles vaccine

Lawmakers aim to stop the ongoing measles outbreak with passage of bill

Olympic Medical Center breaks ground on cancer center expansion

Strategic planning set The Olympic Medical Center Board of Commissioners will get a 2018-2020 Strategic Plan update from OMC CEO Eric Lewis and accept public… Continue reading

Gov. Inslee signs felon voting rights legislation

Bill clearly outlines process for felons to regain their voting rights

Daylight saving time year round passes Senate

Legislation to make daylight saving time the year-round standard passed the Senate Tuesday evening, April 16, in a bipartisan 46-2 vote. The bill would put… Continue reading

City invites public to join ‘The Peoples Project,’ a participatory budget effort

Come 2020, there could be a new walking path in Pioneer Park, new bells on city street lights at Christmas and/or new water fountains in… Continue reading

Community news briefs — April 17, 2019

Haller takeover at Baja Cantina Helen Haller Elementary School will have a restaurant takeover from 5-8 p.m. Monday, April 22, at Baja Cantina, 531 W.… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2019

Creamery pulls milk from stores after E. coli found in sample

For a week now, raw milk from Dungeness Valley Creamery has been off store shelves following monthly routine state test sampling that found E. coli… Continue reading