Alana Linderoth

The location of U.S. Bank at the southwest corner of Washington Street and Sequim Avenue was once considered a community hub when one of Sequim’s earliest lodgings

Then and Now: Hotel Sinclair

Before electricity had readily reached Sequim 107 years ago, the area’s first hotel of note was built at the corner of Washington Street and Sequim Avenue.

The location of U.S. Bank at the southwest corner of Washington Street and Sequim Avenue was once considered a community hub when one of Sequim’s earliest lodgings
Kevin Long

Future of Natural Resources program is still pending

Public push-back causes pause in decision, now set for May 6

Kevin Long
Linsay Rapelje

Sequim teachers plan work stoppage for May 18

In response to a daylong work-stoppage, Sequim schools have been canceled districtwide on Monday, May 18.

Linsay Rapelje
A core sample from Discovery Bay shows the distinct layers of ocean sediment deposited in the area’s salt marshes during past tsunamis. Similar evidence of historic natural disasters can be seen first-hand during a field trip with U.S. Geological Survey geologist Brian Atwater

Readying for the worst

As a coastal community along the 800-mile long Cascadia Subduction Zone, Clallam County is due to undergo a powerful earthquake, resulting in a tsunami.

A core sample from Discovery Bay shows the distinct layers of ocean sediment deposited in the area’s salt marshes during past tsunamis. Similar evidence of historic natural disasters can be seen first-hand during a field trip with U.S. Geological Survey geologist Brian Atwater
Teachers with Sequim School District are considering a one day work stoppage to convey to the state legislature their shared support for fully funding education.

Sequim teachers plan work stoppage

Sequim Education Association seeks support from legislature to fully fund education.

Teachers with Sequim School District are considering a one day work stoppage to convey to the state legislature their shared support for fully funding education.
A Sequim School District site plan shows the locations for portables to be added to the campus at Helen Haller Elementary School.

Sequim schools prep for all-day kindergarten for 2015-2016

All-day kindergarten is expected to begin districtwide this coming school year.

A Sequim School District site plan shows the locations for portables to be added to the campus at Helen Haller Elementary School.
Sequim Aquatic Recreation Center’s main pool is closed April 26-May 25

Citizens for SARC meet signature goal

City seeks broader Metropolitan Park District in 2016

Sequim Aquatic Recreation Center’s main pool is closed April 26-May 25
The air handling unit behind SARC removes harmful chemicals from the air as required by law to safely operate the pool.

SARC pursues county funds

Request is for replacement of key piece of equipment

The air handling unit behind SARC removes harmful chemicals from the air as required by law to safely operate the pool.
Sequim High School senior Wyatt Perdomo holds a poster for the upcoming family fundraiser he and his fellow Teen Outreach Program club members are hosting for the Eekhoffs. From left

‘Outreach’ project supports local family

Sequim High School students fundraise for the Eekhoffs

Sequim High School senior Wyatt Perdomo holds a poster for the upcoming family fundraiser he and his fellow Teen Outreach Program club members are hosting for the Eekhoffs. From left
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Then and Now: The former St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

A former home of worship transformed over years to eateries

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Irrigation systems likely will retire early this season as Washington Water Trust officials try to encourage some farmers not to irrigate late in the season from Aug. 15-Sept. 15.

Drought precautions under way in Clallam County

Dry-year lease program is aimed at conserving water

Irrigation systems likely will retire early this season as Washington Water Trust officials try to encourage some farmers not to irrigate late in the season from Aug. 15-Sept. 15.
Through their interest in film and passion for outdoor adventures

Films are ready to roll

Friday’s festivities mark 10th Sequim Education Foundation's Film Festival

Through their interest in film and passion for outdoor adventures
Then and Now: The New Dungeness Lighthouse

Then and Now: The New Dungeness Lighthouse

Visible from 22 miles away, a light tirelessly shines from the New Dungeness Lighthouse denoting the Dungeness Spit, a long branch of land stretching into the Strait of Juan de Fuca and considered one of the world’s longest natural sand spits.

Then and Now: The New Dungeness Lighthouse
Through traffic across the western portion of the trestle at Railroad Bridge Park has yet to occur since flood conditions in early February forced the Dungeness River to shift from its main channel and erode six pilings from the river bottom

Tribe seeks trestle repair by summer

A long-term design and permanent reconstruction remain a thing of the future for the damaged trestle at Railroad Bridge Park, but the possibility of a more immediate repair by summer still is on the table.

Through traffic across the western portion of the trestle at Railroad Bridge Park has yet to occur since flood conditions in early February forced the Dungeness River to shift from its main channel and erode six pilings from the river bottom
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Sequim students shine in annual ‘My Home’ contest

Four students from each elementary school, Greywolf and Helen Haller, placed for first, second, third and won Best Picture on April 8 at the annual drawing and essay contest spearheaded by the Sequim Association of Realtors and its affiliates.

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Seven-year-old Drew Zeppa’s favorite activity at the Boys & Girls Club is building things at the Lego table.

Concert to aid young cancer survivor

Drew Zeppa returns home from Seattle Children’s Hospital

Seven-year-old Drew Zeppa’s favorite activity at the Boys & Girls Club is building things at the Lego table.
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Educators seek COLA after six-year suspension

School staff salaries statewide lag behind cost of living

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As roads improved and motor vehicles became more common

Then and Now: Sequim High School

The face and feel of the Sequim School District has evolved greatly since county commissioners first levied a mill tax for schools in 1859.

As roads improved and motor vehicles became more common
SEF Student Film Festival 2015 begins at 7 p.m.

Ready, set, action! Student Film Fest prompts creativity for a decade

Ready, set, action! Student Film Fest prompts creativity for a decade in Sequim schools

SEF Student Film Festival 2015 begins at 7 p.m.
Sarah Salazar-Tipton

Learning what nature can teach

Peninsula nonprofit aimed at educating via experiences

Sarah Salazar-Tipton