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Paws to Consider: Secret sauce of happiness

I am very proud to be a part of this community. Not only can you drive down the street where neighbors greet you with warm… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2021

 

Community Calendar — June 23, 2021

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  • Jun 23, 2021

 

A&E briefs — June 23, 2021

Music Where You Park continues at grange KSQM 91.5 FM’s Music Where You Park series continues with local country singer Buck Ellard performing on Tuesday,… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021

 

Births — June 23, 2021

June 1, 2021 — 11:54 p.m., a daughter, Liberty Louise Hare, 8 pounds 3 ounces, to Damien Michael Hare and Erica Ann Purvis, Port Angeles.… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021

Button contest winner x2

Mason Blake, a third-grade student at Olympic Peninsula Academy and — for the second consecutive year, Irrigation Festival Button Design Contest winner — is congratulated… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021
City of Sequim staff will begin negotiations to bring a fireworks show to Carrie Blake Community Park on Independence Day. In non-pandemic years, Sequim hosts fireworks each May for the Sequim Irrigation Festival Logging Show, as seen here in 2018. Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group file photo

City of Sequim sets Fourth of July fireworks show

Consumer fireworks allowed in Unincorporated Clallam County

City of Sequim staff will begin negotiations to bring a fireworks show to Carrie Blake Community Park on Independence Day. In non-pandemic years, Sequim hosts fireworks each May for the Sequim Irrigation Festival Logging Show, as seen here in 2018. Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group file photo

Get It Growing: Paper wasps in the vegetable garden

The paper wasp (Polistinae) is a beneficial insect to have in a garden, especially a vegetable garden. It is a less aggressive species of wasp… Continue reading

Milestone: Braaten, Sampolinski make the grade at Gonzaga

Liam Braaten and Alina Sampolinski of Sequim earned placement on the Gonzaga University President’s List for spring semester 2021. Students must earn a 3.85 to… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021
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Milestone: City of Sequim gets AWC Municipal Excellence Award

The City of Sequim received a Municipal Excellence Award from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) for its Small Business Rapid Relief Grant Program in… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim councilor Anderson earns AWC leadership certificate

Sequim City Councilmember Rachel Anderson recently received an Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC). AWC’s Certificate of Municipal Leadership… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim’s Hansted earns degree

Abigail Hansted of Sequim graduated from the University of Jamestown during commencement ceremonies on May 8. Hansted earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing.… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021

Milestone: Sequim’s McMenamin earns degree, named to dean’s list at George Fox University

Alexandria McMenamin of Sequim recently earned a bachelor of science in financial planning at George Fox University, the school announced last week. McMenamin was also… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021

Milestone: Sequim’s Wilwert earns spot on dean’s list at ISU

Carmen Wilwert of Sequim was recently named to the dean’s list at Iowa State University following spring semester. Wilwert is a senior studying chemical engineering.… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021
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NOLS offers free planter box kits

As part of the Summer Reading Program, the North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites youths to build their own planter or toolbox using kits available… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Your growing toddler

Now that your little one is pushing 2 to 3 years, there are more things for you to do to enrich his life. Your involvement… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021

Peninsula College names President’s List, Honor Roll students for winter quarter

Peninsula College recently named students on the school’s Winter 2021 Honor Roll and President’s Lists, including dozens of students from the Sequim area. To be… Continue reading

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Peninsula libraries host special summer Zooms

Libraries in Clallam and Jefferson counties this summer are teaming up to offer programs to communities on the Olympic Peninsula as part of the Summer… Continue reading

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Peninsula’s Civil Air Patrol group resumes in-person meetings

Dungeness Composite Flight, the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Unit of the Olympic Peninsula, resumed in-person meetings this week after moving online because of the COVID-19… Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Rise and shine with Cars and Coffee

Contributor Bob Lampert capturd these images of dozens of vehicles and folks turning out en mass June 12 at Adagio Bean & Leaf on East… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2021
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