Community news briefs — Jan. 8, 2020

Library friends set sale The Friends of Sequim Library hosts its monthly book sale from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, at the Friends building… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2020

Feiro director to talk science education at Sequim Science Café event

Melissa Williams, Executive Director of the Feiro Marine Science Center in Port Angeles, provides some insight into the evolution of science education at the next… Continue reading

Help sought for tree-plantings

The North Olympic Salmon Coalition is seeking volunteers to restore salmon habitat and plant native trees and shrubs. The goal, coalition members say, is to… Continue reading

Lecture series continues with focus on water law

The League of Women Voters’ “The Story of Water” lecture series continues next week with “Water Law in Washington: Who Owns the Water and What… Continue reading

PHOTO: Fire District 3’s Miano take oath

Newly-selected Fire District 3 commissioner Bill Miano, left, is sworn in to office by District 3 Fire Chief Ben Andrews on Jan. 7. Miano replaces… Continue reading

Police blotter — Jan. 8, 2020

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. 31… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2020

Sequim School District makes honor roll for Advanced Placement efforts

The College Board has named the Sequim School District on its 10th Advanced Placement District Honor Roll for the district’s gains in student access and… Continue reading

Sequim woman charged after New Year’s shooting

She says the shot at her boyfriend was unintentional

Strait Shot schedules to change

State ferries amending Bainbridge ferry runs

Students encouraged to serve as legislative pages

Students who live in the 24th Legislative District are encouraged to apply to serve as a page in the Washington State Senate during the 2020… Continue reading

Taking the plunge: About 100 start new year with Hollywood Beach splash

A horde of revelers plunged into the new year at Hollywood Beach on Jan. 1, braving the frigid waters of Port Angeles Harbor to begin… Continue reading

Voices raised in singalong performance of ‘Messiah’ in Sequim

Soloist Vicki Helwick sings under the direction of conductor Jerome L. Wright during Saturday’s 20th annual sing-along performance of Handel’s “Messiah” at Trinity United Methodist… Continue reading

Weather — Jan. 8, 2020

Temperatures Date High Low Dec. 31 50 42 Jan. 1 54 43 Jan. 2 44 35 Jan. 3 59 39 Jan. 4 47 35 Jan.… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2020

YMCA director that helped open Sequim branch leaving for Texas job

Organization to begin search for director in coming months

Sequim firefighters stop garage fire

Firefighters reported to and extinguished a garage fire in less than 10 minutes on Friday north of Sequim. Fire Chief Ben Andrews with Clallam County… Continue reading

2019: The Year in Review

A historic snowfall, new leader for Sequim schools, a major victory for Clallam County health care providers and the loss of several major community advocates.… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Jan. 1, 2020

Expanded hours for Clallam Mosaic’s monthly dance It will be a New Year’s celebration at Clallam Mosaic’s monthly dance on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. The… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Hospice group seeks volunteers in January

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County offers monthly orientations for those interested in volunteering with the organization. January sessions are scheduled for 11 a.m.-noon on Thursday,… Continue reading

Police blotter — Jan. 1, 2020

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. 23… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Serving up Christmas spirit in Sequim

Julie Leigh of Port Angeles, left, is served a meal by volunteers, from left, Meil Gamroth, Katherine Vollenweider, Raman Khela and Vicki Shamp during a… Continue reading