City of Sequim seeks submissions for ‘Youthful Expressions’ exhibit

The City Arts Advisory Commission is seeking entries for “Youthful Expressions”


Digital, gourd art in spotlight at Blue Whole Gallery in October

Two award-winning veteran artists take spotlight in “Celebration of the Season of Arts” in October


Get It Growing: Plant your own gourmet garlic

Garlic (Allium sativum) is among the oldest documented plants cultivated by man. The Sumerians carved recipes containing garlic on stone tablets 5,000 years ago, and… Continue reading


Milestone: Michael Trebert chapter welcomes new members

Four Olympic Peninsula residents recently joined the local Daughters of the American Revolution chapter, and a fifth is slated to join this week. During their… Continue reading

NOLS to host virtual, family-friendly Red Yarn show

Award-winning family performer Red Yarn plays a NOLS online show on Sunday, Sept. 27

Parenting In Focus: Don’t be too hard on yourself

Remember how you talk with your children when they get discouraged about things they’re trying to learn. Think about ways you try to keep up… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2020

Sequim poet weaves personal, place with ‘Terrain’

For her debut poetry collection, Sequim author Gina Hietpas dug deep into personal thoughts and experiences … at times, three decades deep. Along with friends,… Continue reading

Sequim Toastmasters spotlight humor at next onlinemeeting

Toastmasters: Speaking with humor makes speeches special, audiences engaged, messages memorable

Three local Master Gardeners get Golden Trowel honors

Betsy Burlingame, Bev Dawson and Bruce Pape have been awarded Master Gardeners’ Golden Trowel Awards

United Way of Clallam County kicks of 2020 campaign

United Way of Clallam County’s 2020 Annual Campaign got underway on Sept. 11, as residents from Sequim to Forks participated in volunteer efforts that ranged… Continue reading

Peninsula artists to offer insights at Sept. 25 ArtBites event

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creativity and collaboration behind Tangled Fibers on Sept. 25

Best of the Peninsula 2020 winners announced

Special section, online ballots showcase champions

A&E briefs — Sept. 16, 2020

OPAS sets book club event; OPAA has virtual art show-sale, meeting; ‘Flora Ludmilla’ starts Sept. 22

  • Sep 16, 2020

Get It Growing: Winning winter gardens

Winter gardens pop out of the gray landscape and triumph over dreary days

Green Thumbs series to spotlight pumpkins, squash

Dr. Muriel Nesbitt discusses the different species of typically grown squashes and pumpkins

Make a leaf keychain with library kits

NOLS hosts session to show how to make a leaf keychain

Milestone: Olympic Peninsula Humane Society gets donation

Peninsula Pet Cremation makes donation to Olympic Peninsula Humane Society

  • Sep 16, 2020

Milestone: Sequim couple celebrates 66th wedding anniversary

John and Bert (Albertha) McArthur celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary Sept. 11, 2020.

  • Sep 16, 2020

Milestone: WAG gets boost from Harper Ridgeview

Representatives from Welfare For Animals Guild accept funds from Harper Ridgeview

Out-of-tree tree frog

Contributor Mary Marsh spots this tree frog hanging out on her porch in early September.

  • Sep 16, 2020