Name of Littleneck Beach in Blyn gets state approval

The Washington State Board on Geographic Names has approved a name for a beach in Blyn offered by the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe that makes note… Continue reading


Backcountry Horsemen support river center expansion

The Peninsula Chapter of Back Country Horsemen of Washington, BCHW-PNC, recently supported the Dungeness River Audubon Center’s “Inspire Wonder” capital campaign with a $1,000 donation.… Continue reading


Sequim Association of Realtors honor first responders

Members of the Sequim Association of Realtors® kept their tradition going recently by honoring local first responders with boxes of goodies. Katie Marble, a broker… Continue reading


Suspect sought in Lost Mountain burglary attempts

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office has identified a suspect in two recent attempted burglaries in the Lost Mountain area. Law enforcement officials are seeking 28-year-old… Continue reading

City, tribe OK wastewater agreement

Similar to Clallam County’s Carlsborg Sewer Project agreement, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe recently inked a deal to send its wastewater to Sequim, too. Tribal Council… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Dec. 12, 2018

Have breakfast with Santa in Sequim The American Legion Post 62 hosts Breakfast with Santa from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15. The event is free… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

KSQM moves to bigger space, celebrates 10 years on-air

As KSQM remains firmly planted at 91.5 FM on the airwaves, its physical location moves to new digs a football field away. Volunteers and community… Continue reading

Lights go on for the season in Sequim Civic Center

Deputy Mayor Candace Pratt helps celebrate the season for the City of Sequim flipping the switch on the Sequim Civic Center’s “Holiday Tree” during the… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Heart Center earns key industry certification

Olympic Medical Center CEO Eric Lewis announced at the medical center’s board of commissioners meeting last week that Olympic Medical Heart Center achieved certification of… Continue reading

Police blotter — Dec. 12, 2018

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. Dec. 4… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Portable problems persist in Sequim schools

Classroom space — or lack thereof — continues to be an issue at Sequim schools, particularly for at least one teacher at Greywolf Elementary School.… Continue reading

Sequim man accused of assault after car prowl, chase

Nathan O. Reid was arrested last week for allegedly pointing a weapon or gun-shaped stick at a man who had chased him for burglarizing his… Continue reading

Trailer theft leaves Boy Scouts without $900 in camping equipment

Stolen camping equipment isn’t going to keep Boy Scouts with Sequim Troop 90 from doing a good turn daily. In November, Scoutmaster Rene Nadon discovered… Continue reading

Weather — Dec. 12, 2018

Temperatures Date High Low Dec. 4 42 26 Dec. 5 43 27 Dec. 6 41 24 Dec. 7 42 24 Dec. 8 47 33 Dec.… Continue reading

  • Dec 12, 2018

Festive cheer in Sequim … out on a limb

By Michael Dashiell Sequim Gazette… Continue reading

OPHS receives grant for deaf narcotics detection dog

A dog named Ghost was seen and heard around the nation when he became the first deaf narcotics detection dog in the country. Ghost, an… Continue reading

Fire on Hood Canal Bridge may delay some newspaper deliveries

Because of a fire on the Hood Canal Bridge today’s newspapers will be delivered later this morning. If you receive papers via the postal service,… Continue reading

Blaze destroys Blyn home near Chicken Coop Road

Fire consumed a Blyn home late Monday morning that fire officials say was tough to fight due to terrain. Assistant Fire Chief Tony Hudson with… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Dec. 5, 2018

Sing-along, food drive set for Saturday A Girl Scout Christmas Community Sing-a-long and Food Drive is scheduled for 3-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at Centennial… Continue reading

  • Dec 5, 2018

Fir Street reconstruction likely set for April 2019

Anticipated reconstruction on West Fir Street is on hold — again. City of Sequim officials report the anticipated January 2019 start date to reconstruct the… Continue reading