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Community invited to Feb. 9 Skwim Toastmasters contest

The Skwim Toastmasters club will hold their annual International Speech and Evaluation contest set for 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, on Zoom. The contest will… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Jan. 27, 2021

NOLS to host exclusive Jazzy Ash, Leaping Lizards show The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites families and children of all ages to view an… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021
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Foundation donates $155K to OMC for medical equipment

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation presented a $155,000 donation to Olympic Medical Center at the OMC commissioners meeting on Jan. 20, with funds earmarked to… Continue reading

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Learn about Aging Mastery with kits, virtual discussions

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) invites older adults to take part in Aging Mastery, with starter kits and weekly virtual discussions set to help… Continue reading

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Milestone: Creasey makes dean’s list

Anthony Creasey of Sequim was recently named to the University of Delaware dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester. To meet eligibility requirements for the… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021

Milestone: Sequim siblings earn top grades at Iowa State

Siblings Carmen and Keith Wilwert were both recently named to the fall semester 2020 dean’s list at Iowa State University in Ames Iowa. Students named… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021
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NOLS to host book talks in February

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) will host four virtual Book Discussion Group meetings in February, and has announced the full list of 2021 book… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Rules to live by for parents and children

All families are different, and one of the best things you can do for your child is to provide a great start. We know that… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021
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Reflections on the fight against polio

This COVID situation reminds many of us of growing up in Sequim during the 1940s or ’50s during the frightening Polio epidemic. It was thought… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 2021
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New horizons for chick

Sequim farm animal with disability headed to Utah preserve

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Conservation district’s plant sale closes Jan. 28

The Clallam Conservation District is accepting orders for the organization’s annual Native Plant Sale through Thursday, Jan. 28. Orders can be placed online through the… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Jan. 20, 2021

Deadwood Revival show to benefit foundation The Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts hosts an interactive, live-stream concert with Deadwood Revival at 7 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021
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Faith news — Jan. 20, 2021

Interfaith group to explore ‘Braiding Sweetgrass’ Interfaith Community of Clallam County is hosting a 2021 Winter Spiritual Read, focusing on “Braiding Sweetgrass” by Robin Kimmerer.… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021
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Get It Growing: Witch hazel, the wonder winter flower

Witch hazel, a large deciduous shrub with forked branches and spider-like flowers, provides dazzling foliage in fall and brightly colored flowers to wintery landscapes. This… Continue reading

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Humanities Washington program to spotlight history, culture of sugar

Humanities Washington speaker Julia Harrison presents “Sticky Subject: The History and Culture of Sugar” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, on Zoom, part of… Continue reading

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Learn how to create ‘defensible space’ around home

Learn how to protect one’s home from fire at a free Green Thumb Gardening Tips Education Series lecture on Zoom, set for noon-1 p.m. on… Continue reading

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Milestone: First Step Family Support Center gets boosts from local groups, businesses

First Step Family Support Center announced donations from local groups and businesses to support the nonprofit’s community-focused programs. First Step representatives recently accepted a $2,700… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021
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Milestone: Sequim students earn high marks at Gonzaga

Three Sequim-area students — Liam Braaten, Hannah D’Amico and Alina Sampolinski — were recently named to the dean’s list at Gonzaga University (Spokane). To be… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021

Milestone: Wiker earns spot on Oregon State University’s honor roll

Blake Wiker of Sequim was recently named to the Scholastic Honor Roll for fall term 2020 at Oregon State University. Wiker is a sophomore majoring… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021

Parenting In Focus: Be open about your mood

Have you ever had someone snap at you and you could not figure out what you had done wrong? It is hard to deal with… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2021