Alana Linderoth

The National Science Foundation is supporting a University of Washington grant to deploy a “Doppler on Wheels” radar for the ground validation experiment under way on the Olympic Peninsula. The radar near Lake Quinault is being used to obtain data to better understand the processes that cause rapid growth and fallout of precipitation on the windward side the mountain ranges.

Olympic Peninsula offers dynamic place for study of precipitation

Field work will assess accuracy of satellite measurements

The National Science Foundation is supporting a University of Washington grant to deploy a “Doppler on Wheels” radar for the ground validation experiment under way on the Olympic Peninsula. The radar near Lake Quinault is being used to obtain data to better understand the processes that cause rapid growth and fallout of precipitation on the windward side the mountain ranges.
Based on 680 surveys completed during the 2010 Point-in-Time count in Clallam County

Hope to halt homelessness

Regional forum focuses on collaborative approach

Based on 680 surveys completed during the 2010 Point-in-Time count in Clallam County
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Musicians infuse Sequim with sounds of smooth jazz

Local musicians come together to create a smooth jazz band, BlueSkyz.

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Sequim High School seniors and swim teammates Jessica Craig and team captain Victoria Fitzpatrick practice at SARC the day before the facility is set to temporarily close. Relying on $7

Temporary closure under way at SARC

Facility officials lock doors, await survey findings

Sequim High School seniors and swim teammates Jessica Craig and team captain Victoria Fitzpatrick practice at SARC the day before the facility is set to temporarily close. Relying on $7
Fire District 3 firefighters look to help quell a fire on Graysmarsh Lane on Oct. 30.

Fire takes Graysmarsh Farm barn SLIDESHOW

Firefighters and excavator operators worked through the night on Friday, Oct. 30, trying to cool smoldering hot spots of the fire that swallowed a large barn at Graysmarsh Farm.

Fire District 3 firefighters look to help quell a fire on Graysmarsh Lane on Oct. 30.
To provide shade and other benefits to salmon and other wildlife

Finding fish-focused funds

Nonprofit awarded grant for continued work in Clallam County

To provide shade and other benefits to salmon and other wildlife
In response to an increase in respiratory infections locally occurring among dogs

Respiratory infections spike among dogs

Throughout the past 10 days veterinarian Mike Tyler has seen a surge in the number of appointments and calls related to coughing dogs.

In response to an increase in respiratory infections locally occurring among dogs
Sequim city officials working to develop a final Master Site Plan for Carrie Blake Park and adjoining Water Reuse Demonstration Site seek community input on three alternative future layout designs.

Future of reuse site, park is up for discussion

As the first areas to have a Master Site Plan designed specifically for them, the layout of Carrie Blake Park and the abutting Water Reuse Demonstration Site are up for discussion.

Sequim city officials working to develop a final Master Site Plan for Carrie Blake Park and adjoining Water Reuse Demonstration Site seek community input on three alternative future layout designs.
City to ban wireless Wi-Fi, cell towers

City to ban wireless Wi-Fi, cell towers

Any and all plans to implement Wi-Fi or cell phone towers within the Sequim city limits are on hold.

City to ban wireless Wi-Fi, cell towers
Those attending the upcoming Fall Fruit Show can learn tips and pruning methods

A fruitful fall for Orchard Society

Olympic Orchard Society to host show rooted in education on Halloween

Those attending the upcoming Fall Fruit Show can learn tips and pruning methods
Scott Chichester

Relief from Clallam’s dry spell

Planning proved key for farmers combating drought impacts, though state climatologist warns warming trend isn’t over.

Scott Chichester
Prior to the recent upgrade of 728 acres within the Dungeness Bay commercial shellfish growing area by Washington State Department of Health officials

Dungeness Bay water quality improvement prompts upgrade

Opportunities open locally for commercial shellfisheries

Prior to the recent upgrade of 728 acres within the Dungeness Bay commercial shellfish growing area by Washington State Department of Health officials
Washington school districts rely on either construction bonds or capital projects levies to fund capital improvements

The funding of Sequim’s schools

Revenue sources vary but communities bear burden of new construction costs

Washington school districts rely on either construction bonds or capital projects levies to fund capital improvements
This map shows a proposed disc golf course east of Sequim.

Clallam OKs rezone for disc golf course

Project pending Clallam County commissioners’ vote

This map shows a proposed disc golf course east of Sequim.
At the second of two “Farmers market at the food bank” — a pilot program aimed at educating on nutrition and providing Sequim Food Bank visitors with more fresh food

Farmers market comes to the food bank

Pilot program brings fall foods, cooking demonstrations

At the second of two “Farmers market at the food bank” — a pilot program aimed at educating on nutrition and providing Sequim Food Bank visitors with more fresh food
Port Townsend resident and lead vocalist of FreddyPink

FreddyPink plays for Peninsula Trails Coalition

Benefit concert at Fort Worden aimed at boosting Olympic Discovery Trail

Port Townsend resident and lead vocalist of FreddyPink
Sequim High School's 2015 Homecoming court from left

Genetic disorder doesn’t deter Sequim student

Peers nominate classmate with Down syndrome for Sequim High Homecoming royalty

Sequim High School's 2015 Homecoming court from left
At Agnew Grocery and Feed

Farm Tour continues to grow

Organizers call the 19th annual Clallam County Farm Tour a success

At Agnew Grocery and Feed
Naval Air Station Whidbey Island complex officials have been transitioning their electronic attack squadrons from the Prowler to Growler aircraft since 2008. The transition is to be complete next year.

Growlers, residents find uneasy peace

Local efforts on Olympic Peninsula aim to lessen Navy’s presence

Naval Air Station Whidbey Island complex officials have been transitioning their electronic attack squadrons from the Prowler to Growler aircraft since 2008. The transition is to be complete next year.
The crane needed to begin a $42

Piling project at Dungeness Landing County Park under way

Within the week a handful of pilings at Dungeness Landing County Park will be replaced.

The crane needed to begin a $42