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Special veterans program to feature George Washington

This tribute to veterans is coming a bit early. General George Washington and a Continental soldier bring their 18th-century stories and messages to Sequim youths… Continue reading

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Vote now in the Olympic Peninsula Pet Photo Contest!

Submit photos through Oct. 18; vote for your favorites Oct. 19-24

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A&E briefs — Oct. 14, 2020

Writers group set to meet Oct. 15 via Zoom The Olympic Peninsula Christian Writers Group meets the third Thursday of the month. October’s meeting is… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2020
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Bird Tales: The dabbling duck’s tale

Passing by ponds in Sequim this week, have you noticed more duck tails? Dabbling ducks tip down head first with their tails pointing up in… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2020
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Master Gardener training set for early 2021

Learn to be a better home gardener and steward of the environment with Washington State University — Clallam County Extension’s new online Home Horticulture Training… Continue reading

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Milestone: Community raises $2,727 for Haller PTO programs

Board members of the Helen Haller Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization celebrate a successful shred event on Oct. 10. The group, along with volunteers, raised $2,727 to… Continue reading

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Milestone: lauded for COVID-19 responseOlympic Medical Physicians lauded for COVID-19 response

Dr. Joshua Jones recognized seven OMP staff members for adapting to COVID-19 pandemic challenges.

Milestone: October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The Clallam County Board of Commissioners announced on Oct. 6 its participation and proclamation of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. The purpose of National Disability… Continue reading

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Milestone: Peninsula youths earn history awards

North Olympic History Center awards 2020 Hands on History Scholarships

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OMC staff honored for COVID-19 response

Olympic Medical Center honors even employees for their efforts to address the COVID-19 pandemic

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On the water once again: Decades after his first, Sequim man returns to boat-building

Seven decades after building his first boat, David Hough was at it again — using some unexpected downtime to revisit his nautical interests amidst the… Continue reading

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OPAS to spotlight cougars in online presentation

Kim Sager-Fradkin, the wildlife program manager for the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, is the featured speaker at the next Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society meeting, set… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Choosing the best books for babies, toddlers

I am a strong believer in the importance of teaching your child to enjoy books. Books are one of the best gifts you can give… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2020
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Veterans Corner: Ceremony set at Pioneer Memorial Park

There will be no ceremony at the U.S. Coast Guard base on Veterans Day. Because of restrictions from the pandemic and the large crowd that… Continue reading

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‘The Light Side of Art’ a virtual PAFAC fundraiser

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center’s first virtual benefit event kicked off on Oct. 10 with a week-long campaign focusing on The Light Side of… Continue reading

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Through pandemic, spay-nueter clinics continue

Thanks to a donation to the Peninsula Friends of Animals, owners of 11 pets were able to take advantage of a spay/neuter clinic on Sept.… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Oct. 7, 2020

Ceramic artist featured at PC exhibit “Aerial Views,” a solo exhibit spotlighting ceramic artist Sarah J. Conti’s craft, is on display in the PUB Gallery… Continue reading

  • Oct 7, 2020
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Get It Growing: October chores for spring goals

October may be the time to start cleaning the garden, but a good gardener is always planning ahead.

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Off the Shelf: Visit your library curbside

Many of us are heading inside earlier than we did a month ago, with sunset arriving closer to dinnertime, leaving us a couple hours indoors… Continue reading

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