News

Squashing out hunger

Volunteers from the Clallam County Gleaners were hard at work in the commercial kitchen facility at the Lincoln Center in Port Angeles in late October,… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

US Highway 101 gets a remodel in Blyn

Construction crews continue work in Blyn as part of the US Highway 101-Chicken Coop-Zaccardo Road Realignment Safety Project. The Zaccardo Road intersection is being realigned… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Weather — Nov. 8, 2017

Weather Date High Low Oct. 31 57 39 Nov. 1 57 44 Nov. 2 49 36 Nov. 3 39 31 Nov. 4 43 29 Nov.… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

City, fishermen look to improve pond fishing

As projects continue around Carrie Blake Community Park, officials with the City of Sequim are considering new options for fishing there too. For 12 years,… Continue reading

Clallam County hosts Septic 201 classes

Clallam County Environmental Health is offering free DIY septic inspection classes in November and December of 2017. The Septic 201 Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Self-Inspection classes provide… Continue reading

Clallam County sheriff warns of check scam

Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict is warns residents of a check scam circulating in the county. Deputy Michael Leiter has taken reports of residents of… Continue reading

Community News Briefs — Nov. 1, 2017

Blood drive set The American Legion Post 62, 107 E. Prairie St., hosts a blood drive today, Wednesday, Nov. 1, from noon-2 p.m. and 3-6… Continue reading

County sets meeting on Dungeness Recreation Area Master Plan

A public meeting regarding the Dungeness Recreation Area’s Master Plan Update is set for 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9 at the Sequim Prairie Grange, 290… Continue reading

Fire destroys Dungeness home, sends two to hospital

Two women were rescued last Friday from a structure fire that was seen from as far away as Port Angeles. The home at 20 Thornton… Continue reading

Former Sequim educator remembered as mentor, inspiration

With few classroom desks uncluttered with piles of books and journals and stacks of paper, the Sequim Middle School teacher would help her students rise… Continue reading

High flying flags

At least 15 cars displaying American flags were backed into the Sequim High School parking lot facing North Sequim Avenue during the school day on… Continue reading

New entrance opens at Carrie Blake Park

Visitors of the City Sequim’s busiest park started driving on a new path this week. City officials opened the new access road to Carrie Blake… Continue reading

North Olympic Salmon Coalition elects officers

Wild salmon advocates have some new helping hands. The Board of Directors of the North Olympic Salmon Coalition recently elected new officers for the coming… Continue reading

Police blotter — Nov. 1, 2017

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. 24… Continue reading

Sheriff’s office offers two citizen firearms safety classes

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office offers two Citizen Firearms Safety Courses in November. Part of the goal of the classes is to enhance the positive… Continue reading

Until Next Season …

To close the season on Oct. 28, about 35 members of the Sequim Farmers Market members came together to clean the plaza. “Everyone brought push… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

WAG celebrates new Half Way Home Ranch

With a snip of the ceremonial ribbon, three years of planning, fundraising and volunteer hours came to a close this weekend, much to the relief… Continue reading

Weather — Nov. 1, 2017

Weather Date High Low Oct. 24 61 43 Oct. 25 57 44 Oct. 26 57 43 Oct. 27 64 42 Oct. 28 66 43 Oct.… Continue reading

NOLS takes next step toward Sequim branch expansion

A conceptual design open house for the Sequim Library expansion project will be held Monday, Nov. 6, from 4-6 p.m. During that time, the public… Continue reading

Beery finishes cancer treatment

After fighting cancer for five months, Curtis Beery is ready to start living life again like a normal 19-year-old. Beery is a Sequim native who… Continue reading