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Milestone: Clallam Republicans select leaders

Precinct committee officers elected Sue Forde to a second term as Party Chair and Brian Pruiett as Party Vice Chair at a Dec. 3 Clallam… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2021
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Milestone: First Step gets $20K boost from Wilder family

First Step Family Support Center announced last week the gift of $20,000 from the Wilder family, a donation that will help to support First Step’s… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim Elks Lodge delivers Christmas meals to foster families

Members of Sequim Elks Lodge No. 2642 and staff of the Clallam County Juvenile and Family Services’ child advocate program pause in delivering Christmas meals… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2021
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Milestone: Sequim native named to Montana State University dean’s list

Sequim native Willow Williams was named to Montana State University’s dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester. To qualify, a student must earn at least… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2021
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Mosley’s images in Port Angeles gallery spotlight in January, February

Peninsula photographer Roger Mosley is the featured artist for January and February at Harbor Art Gallery, 114 N. Laurel St., Port Angeles. The gallery is… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2021
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NOLS to host virtual book talks in January

A new year brings about a new round of virtual literary talks from the North Olympic Library System. NOLS hosts four Book Discussion Group meetings… Continue reading

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Off the Shelf: New year, new habits

Many of us start out the New Year by setting intentions, committing to new habits, reflecting on the past year, and looking forward to a… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Don’t skip this New Year’s resolution

The new year is no longer new. It is something we are already getting used to and it doesn’t seem as important. Certainly making resolutions… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2021
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Peninsula College to host National Poet Laureate Harjo in virtual meeting

Joy Harjo, National Poet Laureate, author and acclaimed musician, will read poetry and join in conversation with students from the First Nations Club at Peninsula… Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Sequim resident shows off Christmas collection

Sequim resident Judy Rines gave us a sneak peek into her elaborately-decorated home decked out with dozens of Christmas-themed items collected over the years, many… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2021
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Holiday performance on pause: After delays, Sequim Acrobatics team looks to perform in January

In lieu of what was supposed to be their group’s holiday performance — one they still hope to perform, albeit a month late — dancers… Continue reading

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Libraries host virtual craft sessions, books clubs and more

The new year looks to be a busy one for library patrons and staff on the Olympic Peninsula. The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) hosts… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2020
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Olympic Medical Center lauds patient experience staff members

Five Olympic Medical Center staffers were recognized as Patient Experience Champions at a recent board of commissioners meeting. Healthcare workers nominate their peers for the… Continue reading

Parenting In Focus: Thank you for the present

It’s time to talk about sending out thank you notes. Everyone gets excited about Christmas and other holidays, but few get excited about thanking people… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2020

Peninsula Singers hosting virtual holiday concert

The Peninsula Singers present a Holiday Virtual Cabaret that began on Christmas Day and will continue for several weeks through the new year. Access the… Continue reading

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Toastmasters to kick off 2021 with stories, humor

Though the group will continue to meet virtually for now — a carry-over from 2020 — the Skwim Toastmasters group looks to make a fresh… Continue reading

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Did You Know? Port Williams

My dad, Lloyd Pearson, a former ranger at Sequim Bay State Park (1960-1987), loved to take me to get a cup of coffee and go… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2020
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Births — Dec. 23, 2020

Oct. 28, 2020 — 1:56 a.m., a son, Joseph McDonald Johnson, 7 pounds 15.9 ounces, to Marta and Steve Johnson, Sequim. Dec. 9, 2020 —… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2020

Conservation district to host pollinator webinar

Clallam Conservation District is offering a webinar on improving habitat for bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators from 2-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Register… Continue reading

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Creative Sequim collaborators to exhibit ‘Power of Art’

Blue Whole Gallery kicks off the new year with “Power of Art,” a new exhibit of fine art pieces of jewelry by three artists and… Continue reading

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