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Milestone: Parkwood pair honored for years of emergency preparedness

After 16 years of ongoing dedication and perseverance for founding and providing leadership for the Parkwood Emergency Response Team (PERT), Mike Hansen, commander, and Peggy… Continue reading

Milestone: Sequim Sunrise Rotary boosts community groups with donations

The Sequim Sunrise Rotary Club recently donated $7,500 to three community organizations who provide assistance to some of the most vulnerable in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley.… Continue reading

Milestone: St. Luke’s Epsicopal Church donates to Sequim Food Bank

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church recently donated $2,500 to the Sequim Food Bank. The church’s monthly food donations from parishioners to the food bank and the… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2020

Parenting Matters: Keep ‘em busy

There are exciting activities for your children to do in these months of staying at home. But this is a time where the creative thinking… Continue reading

  • May 27, 2020

A&E briefs — May 20, 2020

Woodturners to meet online Because of restrictions regarding in-person meetings, the next gathering of the Strait Turners Woodturning Club will be held via the Zoom… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Albert Haller Foundation names 2020 scholarship recipients

The Albert Haller Foundation last week announced the recipients of the organization’s 2020 scholarship recipients, with $98,500 bestowed on 13 graduating high school seniors in… Continue reading

Births — May 20, 2020

April 20, 2020 — 3:05 p.m., a son, Micah William Fowler, 6 pounds 14.5 ounces, to Rebecca Kane and Eric Fowler, Port Angeles. April 22,… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Faith news — May 20, 2020

Online services via Skype First Church of Christ, Scientist, Sequim, hosts online services at 10 a.m. on Sundays and 7 p.m. on Wednesdays via the… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Get It Growing: Grow small fruits for a big reward

Small fruits are so named because they produce small edible fruits on relatively small perennial plants. Despite their size, small fruits provide big rewards and… Continue reading

Milestone: Donation a big garden booster

Sequim’s True Value Co-op Farm & Garden store, along with Kellogg Garden Products, deliver 41 bales of organic compost to the Community Organic Gardens of… Continue reading

Milestone: Kiwanis Club donates to Sequim Food Bank

The Kiwanis Club of Sequim-Dungeness recently donated $1,350.00 to the Sequim Food Bank on May 15 to help in the midst of the 2019 novel… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Milestone: Peninsula College professor Brock picked for ‘Thinkerer’ honor

For making an impact in both the real and virtual worlds, Renne Emiko Brock was honored in late March for being a standout “Thinkerer.” The… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Parenting Matters: Words, words and more words

By Cynthia Martin For the Sequim Gazette Words are one of the important ways we teach our children. They are also easily forgotten. For example,… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020
Ladies of a Wednesday breakfast group living on Highland Hills decided to surprise their neighbor, Sheron Duffy, on April 29 by turning up outside her driveway on Ravens Ridge to bring cards, flowers and sing to her “Happy Birthday.” Photo courtesy of Kathryn Haskell

PHOTO: Birthday wishes from masked friends

Ladies of a Wednesday breakfast group living on Highland Hills decided to surprise their neighbor, Sheron Duffy, on April 29 by turning up outside her… Continue reading

Ladies of a Wednesday breakfast group living on Highland Hills decided to surprise their neighbor, Sheron Duffy, on April 29 by turning up outside her driveway on Ravens Ridge to bring cards, flowers and sing to her “Happy Birthday.” Photo courtesy of Kathryn Haskell

Pioneer group awards scholarships

A pair of Sequim High grads-to-be are getting a boost from local pioneer families. The two graduating Sequim High School student, Kaylee Dunlap and Alexis… Continue reading

Port Angeles Symphony redesigns new season: Five double-concert dates set

The Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra’s concert season will look different come this fall, in light of a unanimous vote by the symphony’s board of directors.… Continue reading

Request seeds by mail through NOLS program

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is mailing free starter kits of seeds to Clallam County residents. Individuals can complete an online seed request form… Continue reading

School milestones — May 20, 2020

Tingelstad earns Phi Kappa Phi honor Kim Tingelstad of Sequim was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest all-discipline… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2020

Milestone: Olympic Medical Center honors credentialing specialists, financial team

Olympic Medical Center leaders honored seven employees at a board of commissioners meeting in March, giving kudos to staff in the center’s credentialing and financial… Continue reading

Milestone: Peninsula College marketing, communications staff earn honors

The Peninsula College Marketing and Communications Department was recognized recently for excellence in Photography and Illustration, receiving a gold Paragon Award at the National Council… Continue reading