Matthew Nash

A group of Sequim residents gather in front of the Sequim Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on July 21 to wave and honor former Sequim schools’ traffic attendant Mike Lovejoy (bottom left inset) at his funeral. Lovejoy was well-known in his tenure for waving at each vehicle that drove by.

Citizens memorialize Sequim paraeducator

Michael Lovejoy, a Sequim Schools paraeducator who had been on a kidney transplant list, died July 13. He was 51.

A group of Sequim residents gather in front of the Sequim Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on July 21 to wave and honor former Sequim schools’ traffic attendant Mike Lovejoy (bottom left inset) at his funeral. Lovejoy was well-known in his tenure for waving at each vehicle that drove by.
Sequim stamp collector Cathie Osborne pulls out some of her books holding stamps from all over the world. Her main focus is bell stamps and she continues to seek new subsections of the hobby such as bellflowers and famous people named Bell.

Collectors file in for Sequim’s stamp show

Masons Lodge hosts 23rd event for stamp society this Saturday

Sequim stamp collector Cathie Osborne pulls out some of her books holding stamps from all over the world. Her main focus is bell stamps and she continues to seek new subsections of the hobby such as bellflowers and famous people named Bell.
Earlier this year

Sequimite finds healing through painting rocks

New resident, Aimee Murrin, fights cancer, keeps hope with art

Earlier this year
Sandy Fontana of Chicago

Once again, purple reigns at Sequim Lavender Weekend SLIDESHOW

Sequim's lavender farmers/growers happy with turnout, look to 2017 for plans

Sandy Fontana of Chicago
Sandy Fontana of Chicago

Once again, purple reigns at Sequim Lavender Weekend SLIDESHOW

Sequim's lavender farmers/growers happy with turnout, look to 2017 for plans

Sandy Fontana of Chicago
Ernesto Flores

Schools’ survey says community would support bond now

Board directors discuss findings at workshop July 27 at Transit Center

Ernesto Flores
All is cheery as the Titanic sends off in “Titanic the Musical.” It features 18 Sequim actors for its 27-member cast at the Port Angeles Community Playhouse from July 22-Aug. 6.

‘Titanic the Musical’ making West Coast premiere in PA

Ghostlight Productions, led by Sequim’s Mark Lorentzen, is shifting gears from spelling competitions to the sinking of the Titanic. The production troupe that began last summer brings the West Coast premiere of “Titanic the Musical” to the Port Angeles Community Playhouse from July 22-Aug. 6.

All is cheery as the Titanic sends off in “Titanic the Musical.” It features 18 Sequim actors for its 27-member cast at the Port Angeles Community Playhouse from July 22-Aug. 6.
Sequim city councilors may discuss a possible referendum for the November ballot on whether to ban fireworks or not within the Sequim city limits at their July 25 meeting.

City council revisits ban on fireworks

July 25 meeting could determine if decision will go to voters in November

Sequim city councilors may discuss a possible referendum for the November ballot on whether to ban fireworks or not within the Sequim city limits at their July 25 meeting.
Sequim city councilors may discuss a possible referendum for the November ballot on whether to ban fireworks or not within the Sequim city limits at their July 25 meeting.

City council revisits ban on fireworks

July 25 meeting could determine if decision will go to voters in November

Sequim city councilors may discuss a possible referendum for the November ballot on whether to ban fireworks or not within the Sequim city limits at their July 25 meeting.
Bristol and Aubrey Marunde star in “High Stakes Flippers

Sequim High grad stars in new HGTV show

Marunde family fixes, sells homes in HGTV’s ‘High Stakes Flippers’

Bristol and Aubrey Marunde star in “High Stakes Flippers
Barb Landbeck and Maribel Gonzalez

Pink, purple and plenty of people planned for Lavender Weekend

Lavender Festival marks 20th year as 17 free and paid admission farms open to the masses

Barb Landbeck and Maribel Gonzalez
Jonathan Evison

From page to screen

Evison’s ‘Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving’ becomes ‘Fundamentals of Caring’ with Paul Rudd

Jonathan Evison
Don Berger holds fellow driftwood sculptor Cliff Peterson's art piece that he plans to finish for him by July 15 and the start of the Olympic Driftwood Sculptors' annual Lavender Weekend show. Peterson asked Berger to finish it for him due to health issues so that he could give it to his health provider.

Driftwood for a friend in need

Sculptors hold annual show during Lavender Weekend

Don Berger holds fellow driftwood sculptor Cliff Peterson's art piece that he plans to finish for him by July 15 and the start of the Olympic Driftwood Sculptors' annual Lavender Weekend show. Peterson asked Berger to finish it for him due to health issues so that he could give it to his health provider.
Contributor Bob Lampert used five

Fire district sees only a few fireworks-related problems

While it may not have sounded quiet on the Fourth of July, Clallam County Fire District 3 reports crews responded to four small fireworks-related incidents over the weekend.

Contributor Bob Lampert used five
Sequim’s Sharon Witt plans to profile her quilting career in a booth at Sequim Lavender Weekend in Sequim Middle School for the Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club's 30th show.

From teaching to quilting

Witt in spotlight at Sunbonnet Sue’s ‘Pathway Thru the Stars’ annual show

Sequim’s Sharon Witt plans to profile her quilting career in a booth at Sequim Lavender Weekend in Sequim Middle School for the Sunbonnet Sue Quilt Club's 30th show.
Ottavio and Giacinta (Brohm Dason and Kaylee Ditlefsen) profess their love for one another as Scapino (Danny Willis)

OTA’s ‘Scapino’: All fun, no foolin’

In classic story, servant recruited to rescue friends from arranged marriages

Ottavio and Giacinta (Brohm Dason and Kaylee Ditlefsen) profess their love for one another as Scapino (Danny Willis)
Sequim city staff plan to seek bids to remodel the Guy Cole Mini-Convention Center in Carrie Blake Park this summer using a $436

City eyeing spring 2017 open date for Guy Cole building

Convention center remodel bids go out this summer

Sequim city staff plan to seek bids to remodel the Guy Cole Mini-Convention Center in Carrie Blake Park this summer using a $436
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell talks with Dr. Michael Huesemann of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Sequim about how they can replicate climates from around the world and its impact on algae. She visited the Sequim lab on July 1.

Senator’s Sequim science lesson SLIDESHOW

Cantwell expresses concern about oil tanker traffic, Tar Sands oil during tour of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell talks with Dr. Michael Huesemann of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory in Sequim about how they can replicate climates from around the world and its impact on algae. She visited the Sequim lab on July 1.
Sue Parks of Sequim speaks with Victor Salemann

Sequim looks for car congestion relief

Cable repair could improve Sequim Avenue/Washington Street intersection

Sue Parks of Sequim speaks with Victor Salemann
Melissa Merideth’s painted elephant rock resides by Tootsie’s and the grain elevator next to Baja Cantina. Merideth is a member of Sequim Rocks

Geological paint, hide & seek

Sequim group joins art movement of painting rocks

Melissa Merideth’s painted elephant rock resides by Tootsie’s and the grain elevator next to Baja Cantina. Merideth is a member of Sequim Rocks