Erin Hawkins

Applestock: A heartfelt harvest

All eyes on the apples

Classified staff call for contracts as several unions remain in negotiations with Sequim School District

Staff at the Sequim School District continue to rally and advocate for equitable wages as contract negotiations persist for paraeducators, bus drivers, secretaries, maintenance staff… Continue reading

Rogers reflects on ‘Castaways’ experience

Sequim’s Richard Rogers looks back on his experience as a “Castaways” contestant with a firm belief that people are essential to survival. “You need people… Continue reading

Amara Spa celebrates business ventures

Amara Spa & Kami Westfall Massage Therapy Location: 1001 E. Washington St., Suite #3 Hours: By appointment only Contact: Kami Westfall Massage Therapy: 360-477-2705; Amara… Continue reading

Apple Stock benefits local causes

Apple Stock 2018 Fundraiser benefiting local causes When: Noon-10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, and Saturday, Sept. 29 Where: The orchard at Williams Manor, 4043 Sequim… Continue reading

Gun reform supporters gather at Sequim Library

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Library leaders look to turn page with Sequim expansion

The North Olympic Library System has two propositions in this year’s election that could change the face of the Sequim Library. The two propositions on… Continue reading

PHOTO: Diving into computer science

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Breast cancer survivor shares story

21st Mad Hatter’s Luncheon Fundraiser supporting breast cancer awareness and organizations When: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 5 Where: Sequim Community Church, 950 N.… Continue reading

School staff rallies for pay

Classified staff at Sequim School District want their piece of the McCleary pie. At the Sequim School District school board meeting on Sept. 17, classified… Continue reading

Local chainsaw artist discusses business, products

The Dreamer’s Woods Chainsaw sculptures and distinctive gifts Location: 618 E. Washington St. Contact: Eric Berson, 360-477-5888 On the web: While some people use… Continue reading

Local tribal elder reflects on art form and apprenticeship

Weaving came natural to Cathy MacGregor eight years ago, and she’s continued to weave every day ever since. “It spoke to me,” MacGregor says. MacGregor,… Continue reading

Kali Bradford brings artwork to Hospice event

World-renowned sand sculptor Kali Bradford plans to create a special piece for the Reach and Row for Hospice and Waterfront Day event set for Saturday,… Continue reading

OPA starts school at Boys and Girls Club

Olympic Peninsula Academy is finding its temporary new home at the Sequim Boys and Girls Club while the program’s portables continue to be installed on… Continue reading

All smiles at Sequim Dog Park birthday celebration

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Russ Britton serves as new leader at Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church

Russ Britton says he is excited to bring a focus on pastoral care as the new pastor at Dungeness Valley Lutheran Church. Britton has served… Continue reading

Sequim teachers see salary raise

Sequim teachers officially have a new two-year contract with Sequim School District increasing salaries 12.5-14 percent. The Sequim School Board unanimously approved the new collective… Continue reading

Sequim chamber of commerce director Robb-Kahler reflects on tenure

Shelli Robb-Kahler says she’s gained “invaluable” experience as she looks back at more than seven years as executive director of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of… Continue reading

Sequim teachers approve new contract

Sequim School District and the Sequim teachers’ union reached an agreement last week on a new contract that focuses on more flexible planning time and… Continue reading

Capsized boat floats off shore of Gardiner Beach

A capsized boat continues to bob in and out of the water off Gardiner Beach as it waits for its unknown owners to return or… Continue reading