‘Ban the Box’ bill advances in the state House of Representatives

By Taylor McAvoy WNPA Olympia News Bureau A bill prohibiting the criminal history question on job applications passed the Washington state House of Representatives with… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2018


Diamond Point residents seek upgraded helipad for emergencies

Diamond Point residents look to rally the community and local Boy Scouts to help improve Diamond Point Airport 2WA1’s helipad. Currently, the helipad is a… Continue reading


Klahhane gymnasts open season with strong showing

Klahhane Xcel gymnasts opened their 2018 season with a solid showing at the first Freedom Invitational hosted by Cascade Gymnastics West at the Kitsap Sun… Continue reading


Matsiko World Orphan Choir visits Sequim church for concert

The Matsiko World Orphan Choir will share its inspirational message of hope at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church, 925 N.… Continue reading

Men’s basketball: PC falls in nail-biter vs. No. 2 Everett

North Region standings Team Rec. Over. Everett 8-1 20-4 Bellevue 6-3 17-7 Peninsula 5-4 15-9 Whatcom 5-4 12-11 Edmonds 4-5 16-8 Shoreline 3-6 7-13 Skagit… Continue reading

Community calendar — Feb. 7, 2018

Deadline for items appearing in the community calendar is 5 p.m. Wednesday one week before publication at or delivered to the Sequim Gazette at… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

Community Scoreboard — Feb. 7, 2018

Basketball Port Angeles Parks & Recreation Men’s League • Feb. 3 Anytime Fitness-Sequim 105, Arrow Marine Services 66. Leading scorers — Anytime: Jayson Brocklesby 30,… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

From the Back Nine: The One Percent

We are all in The One Percent, depending on what we are talking about. For instance, I am in The One Percent of Americans who… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

Girls basketball: Wolves knock off Coupeville in final home game

Olympic League standings (final) Port Angeles 11-1 17-3 North Kitsap 11-1 16-4 Olympic 7-5 9-11 Kingston 7-5 13-7 Sequim 4-8 8-12 North Mason 2-10 8-12… Continue reading

Learn about ‘Food as Medicine’ at Feb. 13 Science Café

Dr. Carolyn N. DeSalvo presents “Food as Medicine: The Science Behind the Anti-Inflammatory Diet” at the next Sequim Science Café, set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday,… Continue reading

Men’s basketball: Burton’s 27 points leads Pirates to win vs. Whatcom

North Region standings Team Rec. Over. Everett 6-1 18-4 Bellevue 4-3 15-7 Peninsula 4-3 14-8 Whatcom 4-3 11-10 Edmonds 3-4 15-7 Shoreline 3-4 7-11 Olympic… Continue reading

Obituaries — Feb. 7, 2018

Robert Glenn Brown Robert Glenn Brown, age 90, of Sequim, died Jan. 29 at Olympic Medical Center after a brief illness. A burial service is… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2018

Spring genealogy seminar to feature popular presenter

Janet O’Conor Camarata is the featured speaker at the Genealogical Society of Clallam County’s spring seminar “Location, Location, Location!” scheduled for Saturday, March 10, at… Continue reading

WOW! forum considers ways toward ‘successful aging’

Brian Jackson, president and CEO of Sound Senior Care Inc. and Home Instead, presents a free WOW! Working on Wellness Forum entitled “Stages of Senior… Continue reading

Wrestling: Wolves welcome competition in All-Comers tourney

One final warm-up before the season’s true tests begin. Sequim High hosted the All-Comers tournament on Jan. 27, with grapplers from peninsula schools Port Angeles… Continue reading

‘Backyard Birding’ presentation set

The next “Backyard Birding” class examines “Bird Nesting” from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Dungeness River Audubon Center, 2151 W Hendrickson Road.… Continue reading

Bowling: Danielson, Wolves fall shy of state

Junior Quinn Danielson came within about a dozen pins of a state tournament berth but wound up falling just short as she and teammate Porter… Continue reading

Clallam Mosaic expands services, hires new program coordinator

Clallam Mosaic, a local nonprofit that works to enrich, encourage and empower people with developmental disabilities, is expanding their Community Guide and Engagement (CGE) services,… Continue reading

Gymnastics: Sequim-PA squad upends Kingston’s Buccaneers

The combined Sequim-Port Angeles gymnastics squad knocked off Kingston 140.05-137.35 on Jan. 23, the team’s final dual meet before postseason action. Port Angeles’ Cassandra Middlestead… Continue reading

Legislature, governor pass bill to settle water-use dispute

By Alex Visser WNPA Olympia News Bureau One of the year’s most important legislative battles in Washington state came to a surprisingly quick conclusion Thursday,… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018