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United Way of Clallam County kicks of 2020 campaign

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

United Way of Clallam County kicks of 2020 campaign
Peninsula artists to offer insights at Sept. 25 ArtBites event

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

Peninsula artists to offer insights at Sept. 25 ArtBites event
Best of the Peninsula 2020 winners announced

Best of the Peninsula 2020 winners announced

Special section, online ballots showcase champions

Best of the Peninsula 2020 winners announced
A&E briefs — Sept. 16, 2020

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
A&E briefs — Sept. 16, 2020
Get It Growing: Winning winter gardens

Get It Growing: Winning winter gardens

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

Get It Growing: Winning winter gardens

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

Make a leaf keychain with library kits

NOLS hosts session to show how to make a leaf keychain

Make a leaf keychain with library kits
Milestone: Olympic Peninsula Humane Society gets donation

Milestone: Olympic Peninsula Humane Society gets donation

Peninsula Pet Cremation makes donation to Olympic Peninsula Humane Society

  • Sep 16, 2020
Milestone: Olympic Peninsula Humane Society gets donation

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

Milestone: WAG gets boost from Harper Ridgeview

Representatives from Welfare For Animals Guild accept funds from Harper Ridgeview

Milestone: WAG gets boost from Harper Ridgeview
Out-of-tree tree frog

Out-of-tree tree frog

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

  • Sep 16, 2020
Out-of-tree tree frog

Parenting In Focus: Ways to discipline

It isn’t easy to know if you should be disciplining a young person or what behavior you should ignore

  • Sep 16, 2020
Julia Smith, the statewide wolf coordinator for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, leads a free online presentation about wolf biology, conservation and management on Sept. 16. Submitted photo

Wolves in spotlight at free OPAS presentation on Sept. 16

The statewide WDFW wolf coordinator provides the history and background about wolves on Sept. 16.

Julia Smith, the statewide wolf coordinator for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, leads a free online presentation about wolf biology, conservation and management on Sept. 16. Submitted photo
Hoop houses consist of a PVC pipe frame covered by 6 mil thick clear polyethylene plastic. Photo courtesy of Muriel Nesbitt

Get It Growing: Is a hoop house for you?

A hoop house is a way to provide more control of your growing environment.

Hoop houses consist of a PVC pipe frame covered by 6 mil thick clear polyethylene plastic. Photo courtesy of Muriel Nesbitt
Olympic Peninsula Back-to-School Photo Contest!

Olympic Peninsula Back-to-School Photo Contest!

Submit photos through Sept. 13; vote for favorites Sept. 14-20

Olympic Peninsula Back-to-School Photo Contest!
Bird Tales: The shorebird’s tale

Bird Tales: The shorebird’s tale

Shorebirds, who have long migrations, must stop and refuel, building up fat to fuel their journeys

  • Sep 10, 2020
Bird Tales: The shorebird’s tale
A&E briefs — Sept. 9, 2020

A&E briefs — Sept. 9, 2020

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center hosts “Undersea Garden: A Voyage Of Wonder Imagination”

  • Sep 9, 2020
A&E briefs — Sept. 9, 2020
Get baking tips with special online NOLS class

Get baking tips with special online NOLS class

Kate McDermott teaches how to make and shape flaky pastry dough in an online class on Sept. 19

Get baking tips with special online NOLS class
Milestone: 2020 Sequim High grad Dietzman gets P.E.O. scholarship

Milestone: 2020 Sequim High grad Dietzman gets P.E.O. scholarship

A P.E.O. STAR Scholarship was recently awarded to 2020 Sequim High School graduate Jessica Dietzman

Milestone: 2020 Sequim High grad Dietzman gets P.E.O. scholarship