Sequim Gazette Staff

Golf: Sequim squads sweep aside Bremerton

Did they miss a beat? Sequim’s reigning Olympic League champion golf squads got off to a solid start, sweeping Bremerton in a pair of home… Continue reading

Green Thumbs: Weedy Gastronomy — What to Eat, What to Avoid

Clallam County Noxious Weed Control coordinator Cathy Lucero will provide information on weeds that are edible and some that may look similar, but are not… Continue reading

Local watercolorist to demonstrate skills at next Olympic Peninsula Art Association meeting

The Olympic Peninsula Art Association presents a program and demonstration by Sally Cays on Thursday, March 23, in the Parish Hall of St. Luke’s Episcopal… Continue reading

Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau touts second round of tourism enhancement grants

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau has set an application deadline of April 1 for the group’s second round of 2017 Tourism Enhancement Grants. This year,… Continue reading

Police blotter — March 22, 2017

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. March 12… Continue reading

Reservations due today for symphony fundraiser

An African safari and trips to Bali, Kauai and New Orleans’ French Quarter are up for bid in the Port Angeles Symphony’s most important fundraiser… Continue reading

Sequim softball boosters set new date for fundraiser golf tourney

A new date is set for the Sequim Softball Booster Club’s Golf for Softball tourney, now slated for Saturday, April 8, at SkyRidge Golf Course,… Continue reading

Sign up now for Irrigation Festival 5K run/walk

The 2017 Irrigation Festival Fun Run 5k run/walk starts at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 13, in front of the JCPenney’s parking lot, 651 W. Washington… Continue reading

Sports Briefs — March 22, 2017

Harris to play at national tourney Washington Premier FC B99’s Liam Harris of Sequim will head to the U.S. Youth Soccer National Championships U18 Division… Continue reading

Track & Field

Through bitter cold temperatures and a driving rain, the first Olympic League track meet is in the books. Sequim’s boys (88.3 team points) got off… Continue reading

County fourth-graders gear up for reading contest; Battle of the Books is March 24

Twelve teams of Clallam County fourth-graders will do battle in a trivia-style competition at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 24, at the Port Angeles Library, 2210… Continue reading

Tour de Dungeness bike event is back

More than 400 racers are expected to compete as cycling returns to the Olympic Peninsula with the 20th annual Tour de Dungeness race on March… Continue reading

Community News Briefs — March 15, 2017

Pies and Desserts auction set at Grange Sequim Prairie Grange will hold its annual Pies and Desserts Auction on Wednesday, March 22. The evening begins… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — March 15, 2017

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • CDWGA, Monthly Medal, March 7 First division — 1. Judy Reno, 75; 2. Wanda Synnestvedt, 78 Second division —… Continue reading

Entertainment — Local authors to hold book reading, signing

Olympic Peninsula Authors will offer humor, adventure, inspiration, romance and murder from 5-7 p.m. Monday, March 20, in the Carver Room of the Port Angeles… Continue reading

Free tax preparation available

IRS-certified AARP TAX-AIDE volunteers are available again this year to prepare and electronically file tax returns at the Shipley Center, 921 E. Hammond St. in… Continue reading

Local entities help rescue bald eagle

This American icon may no longer be on the Endangered Species List, but one bald eagle found itself in quite a tough spot recently. Clallam… Continue reading

Milestone: LeBlanc, Tapia named to Dean’s List at SPU

Sequim-area students Emma LeBlanc and Katelyn Tapia recently were named to the Seattle Pacific University 2016 Autumn Quarter Dean’s List. Students on the Dean’s List… Continue reading

Milestone: Whine & Roses tourney helps boost prep golf team

The Cedars at Dungeness Women’s Golf Club donates proceeds from its annual Whine &Roses Golf Tournament to the Sequim High School Golf program. Women’s Club… Continue reading

OPHS hosts microchip/license clinic, collar exchange

The Olympic Peninsula Humane Society will host a Microchip/License Clinic and Collar Exchange from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, March 18. Home Again microchips will be available… Continue reading