Erin Hawkins

Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company expands south

Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company expands to California

OPHS receives grant for deaf narcotics detection dog

A dog named Ghost was seen and heard around the nation when he became the first deaf narcotics detection dog in the country. Ghost, an… Continue reading

Nazarene Church portrays the Christmas story

Living Nativity Guided Tour Presented by Sequim Valley Nazarene Church When: 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 and 15 Where: Sequim Valley Nazarene Church, 481 Carlsborg… Continue reading

All kinds of comedy in ‘The Nutcracker Cracked Up’

‘The Nutcracker Cracked Up’ An original work by Olympic Theatre Arts and Sequim Ballet When: 6:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. on Sundays,… Continue reading

Fit4Life plans move to new space

Fit4Life Boutique fitness studio Current location: 1245 W. Washington St. New location: 990 E. Washington St. (tentative re-opening date: Jan. 2) Contact: Pauline Geraci at… Continue reading

Couple opens Two Spot Bakery on Bell Street

Two Spot Bakery Wholesale and retail baked goods Hours: 7 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday, closed Monday Where: 173 W. Bell St., Sequim Contact: 360-681-3570 or… Continue reading

River’s gift that keeps on giving: Sequim 12-year-old continues toiletries donations to homeless

River Jensen is definitely on Santa’s “nice” list this year as she plans to donate collected toiletries to organizations that help the homeless for the… Continue reading

Residents, visitors gather for Home Town Holidays

The Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Home Town Holidays celebration, complete with visits from Santa, a Christmas tree lighting ceremony and a Christmas Tractor Cruise… Continue reading

Sequim teachers, students face challenges in temporary housing

Several Sequim teachers and students are speaking out about having to use temporary classroom spaces. At a Nov. 19 Sequim School District board meeting, students,… Continue reading

City of Sequim considers gaps, solutions to community’s health

The City of Sequim looks to shift and expand its funding for human services for its proposed 2019 budget. On Nov. 14, city staff held… Continue reading

Sequim musicians, friends share stage for ‘leftovers’ concert

Thanksgiving Leftovers Concert What: Chandra Johnson and The Homeschool Boys with Sweater Weather String Band concert and potluck When: 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24; Potluck… Continue reading

Pondicherri celebrates 25 years

Pondicherri turns 25 Pondicherri (Handprint) 25th Anniversary Party When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24 Where: 121 E. Washington St., Sequim Features: Refreshments, snacks,… Continue reading

Peninsula Singers and Carol Swarbrick present fall concert

‘Carols and Carol’ Fall concert presented by Peninsula Singers with Carol Swarbrick When: 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16 for public dress rehearsal; 2 p.m. Saturday… Continue reading

Recovery finds a home: Sequim’s Oxford House a spot for sobriety, self-sufficiency to flourish

For residents of the Oxford House in Sequim, renting a room means more than just a place to stay; it represents a fresh start on… Continue reading

Sequim students pedal for a purpose

Solar Cyclothon Hosted by Sequim High School Rotary Interact Club What: Students pedal an electricity bike for 24 hours to raise funds for 100 LuminAID… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre presents ‘Heart for the Arts’

Heart for the Arts Olympic Theatre Arts annual fundraiser Artists’ reception & open house: 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N.… Continue reading

Fruits of Grace focuses on fair-trade philosophy, offers handmade items from around the world

Fruits of Grace Retail store selling fair trade, handmade items from around the world Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays Location: 160 Harrison… Continue reading

School board approves contracts, considers projects

Sequim School board directors were busy Monday, Nov. 5, as they approved salary increases for two district bargaining units and discussed projects from Fir Street… Continue reading