Sequim Gazette Staff

Project Lifesaver helps locate 77-year-old Sequim resident

Sequim Police located a 77-year-old Sequim man less than 20 minutes after he was reported missing and law enforcement officials are crediting the Project Lifesaver… Continue reading

Sequim resident pleads guilty to drug charge

Laura Lynn Quinones, a 24-year-old Sequim resident, pleaded guilty to delivery of a controlled substance — heroin — on Feb. 9 and on Feb. 23… Continue reading

Sequim students get Western Governors University degrees

Sequim students get Western Governors University degrees

Three Sequim-area students recently earned degrees from Western Governors University. Bethelyn Breitbach earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. Andrea Dietzman received her Master… Continue reading

Sequim students get Western Governors University degrees
Sports: Equestrians earn top-10 finishes

Sports: Equestrians earn top-10 finishes

Sequim’s equestrians are in solid mid-season form following their second District 4 meet. The Sequim Equestrians Team earned 24 top-10 finishes — including a dozen… Continue reading

Sports: Equestrians earn top-10 finishes
Port Angeles Parks & Recreation’s Red Lion Presidents’ Day Classic youth basketball tournament, Feb. 18-19

Port Angeles Parks & Recreation’s Red Lion Presidents’ Day Classic youth basketball tournament, Feb. 18-19

Three Sequim teams earned berths in championship games and Sequim’s boys fourth-graders came home with a title at the Port Angeles Parks &Recreation’s Red Lion… Continue reading

Port Angeles Parks & Recreation’s Red Lion Presidents’ Day Classic youth basketball tournament, Feb. 18-19

Apply for Beta Nu grants

The Beta Nu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma announces its April 15 grant deadline for professional educators. These are continuing education grants from the Helen… Continue reading

Arts & Entertainment Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Arts & Entertainment Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Book signing planned Local author Charlie Sheldon will sign copies of his new novel “Strong Heart” from 1:30-3 p.m. Friday, March 3, at the Fifth… Continue reading

Arts & Entertainment Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Backyard Birding series details ‘Spring Gardening for Birds’

“Spring Gardening for Birds,” the sixth in the series of 10 classes in Backyard Birding, is scheduled for 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 11, at the… Continue reading

Business News — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Marketplace launches online Vinder, Inc. an online community marketplace for homegrown produce, launched in Sequim and 30 other cities across six states on Feb. 26.… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks applicants for arts commission

City of Sequim seeks applicants for arts commission

The City of Sequim is seeking applicants to serve the remainder of a four-year term, expiring December 2017, on the City’s Arts Commission. This voluntary… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks applicants for arts commission
Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Flapjack fundraiser set To raise awareness of the Ms. Wheelchair Washington program, there will be a “Flapjack Fundraiser” from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at… Continue reading

Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017
Community Scoreboard — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Community Scoreboard — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Basketball Port Angeles Parks &Recreation men’s league • Feb. 20 Elwha River Casino 101, Sunny Farms 71. Leading scorers — Elwha: Dru Clark 39, Rich… Continue reading

Community Scoreboard — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017
Professional accordionist Toby Hanson will play from 1-4 p.m. March 12 at the Shipley Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. Submitted photo

Entertainment: Accordion social features profession player

The Sequim Accordion Social will be held 1-4 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at the Sequim Shipley Center, 921 E. Hammond St. A $2 or $3… Continue reading

Professional accordionist Toby Hanson will play from 1-4 p.m. March 12 at the Shipley Center, 921 E. Hammond St., Sequim. Submitted photo
Entertainment: Art Walk sprouts fresh with green theme

Entertainment: Art Walk sprouts fresh with green theme

5-8 p.m. March 3 Downtown Sequim An evening filled with green apparel and hints of spring sprouting, fresh starts, revitalized fortune and supportive anticipation —… Continue reading

Entertainment: Art Walk sprouts fresh with green theme

Entertainment: Call for artist entries for ‘Keying Around’

The City Arts Advisory Commission is seeking proposals from local visual artists to paint or decorate pianos to be used in the 2017 “Keying Around”… Continue reading

Faith News: conference sees 400 women attend, World Day of Prayer set in Sequim

Faith News: conference sees 400 women attend, World Day of Prayer set in Sequim

The Olympic Peninsula Women’s Fellowship held its first major event to much success. Organizers brought in author/speaker Elisa Morgan of Denver to speak about how… Continue reading

Faith News: conference sees 400 women attend, World Day of Prayer set in Sequim
Selinda Barkhuis will present information on growing and using culinary herbs in soups, salads and teas at noon Thursday, March 9, at the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the Green Thumb Gardening Tips educational series sponsored by the Clallam County Master Gardeners. Submitted photo

Growing and using herbs

Selinda Barkhuis will share her experience and expertise in growing and utilizing culinary herbs, at noon Thursday, March 9, in the county commissioners meeting room… Continue reading

Selinda Barkhuis will present information on growing and using culinary herbs in soups, salads and teas at noon Thursday, March 9, at the county commissioners meeting room of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles. The presentation is part of the Green Thumb Gardening Tips educational series sponsored by the Clallam County Master Gardeners. Submitted photo
Master Gardener Youth Enrichment Program Volunteers meet Feb. 15 to prepare for their upcoming class schedule. Front, from left, are Hannah Wood, Tanya Unruh, Lois Bellamy and Sally Tysver. Second row: Gretchen Glenny, Margery Whites, Betty Ashland, Marilynn Elliott and Gail Nelson. Back: Bill Wood, Gisela Leuchter, Chris Barton, March Picker, John Norgord, Carolyn Bohr, Larry Roth, Cindy Ericksen, Judy Mann and Jan Danford. Not pictured are Jean Janis, Barbara Emerson, Alice McElroy, Muriel Nesbitt, Janet Oja, Linda Toy, Sandra Whitney and Amanda Rosenberg. Photo by Amanda Rosenberg

Master Gardeners begin Youth Enrichment program schools

WSU Clallam County Master Gardeners will be visiting second-grade classes throughout the county from March 8-May 17 to motivate young people to grow their own… Continue reading

Master Gardener Youth Enrichment Program Volunteers meet Feb. 15 to prepare for their upcoming class schedule. Front, from left, are Hannah Wood, Tanya Unruh, Lois Bellamy and Sally Tysver. Second row: Gretchen Glenny, Margery Whites, Betty Ashland, Marilynn Elliott and Gail Nelson. Back: Bill Wood, Gisela Leuchter, Chris Barton, March Picker, John Norgord, Carolyn Bohr, Larry Roth, Cindy Ericksen, Judy Mann and Jan Danford. Not pictured are Jean Janis, Barbara Emerson, Alice McElroy, Muriel Nesbitt, Janet Oja, Linda Toy, Sandra Whitney and Amanda Rosenberg. Photo by Amanda Rosenberg
Milestone: Greywolf gets kudos

Milestone: Greywolf gets kudos

A school serving some of Sequim’s youngest students hit the big stage in February. Greywolf Elementary School was one of 54 in the nation named… Continue reading

Milestone: Greywolf gets kudos

OMC Foundation Red, Set, Go! rasies record $61K

A generous community is helping to save lives after a record-setting effort by organizers of the 2017 Red, Set, Go! Heart Luncheon. Hosted by the… Continue reading