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District reinstates SHS principal to position

Sequim High School Principal Shawn Langston will be back on the job when students come back to classes — most of them virtual — on… Continue reading

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Hearing Examiner requires Advisory Committee in MAT decision

Tribe breaks ground despite looming land use appeal

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Front loaders push trash forward into one of the compactors at the Airport Road Recycling & Transfer Station on Nov. 24 in Everett. Photo by Olivia Vanni/The Herald (Everett)

How has the pandemic changed life? Look in your garbage

Snohomish County trash and recycling collectors say the COVID-19 pandemic has affected what we throw away.

Front loaders push trash forward into one of the compactors at the Airport Road Recycling & Transfer Station on Nov. 24 in Everett. Photo by Olivia Vanni/The Herald (Everett)
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Moderna COVID-19 vaccine circulated to Sequim first responders

Community vaccines tentatively begin in coming weeks for residents 75-plus

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Panel to share stories of historical resilience

A panel of five local leaders and historians will share stories of historical resilience in Clallam County at the monthly Leadership Committee Meeting of the… Continue reading

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Police blotter — Dec. 30, 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. 21… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2020
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Rains flood Washington Street, Seventh Avenue property

Portions of the City of Sequim including Seventh Avenue saw flooding on Monday, Dec. 21. Sequim Operations Manager Ty Brown said heavy rains followed by… Continue reading

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Round 1 of COVID-19 vaccines wrapping up

The first round of COVID-19 vaccinations for the Phase 1A group are expected to be completed over the next two weeks, and the second round… Continue reading

Second round of Pfizer vaccine expected in Jefferson County

Jefferson County has reported two COVID-19 positives while Clallam County did not have any additional cases Sunday. Meanwhile, Jefferson County Health Officer Dr. Tom Locke… Continue reading

Statewide COVID-19 case slowdown fuels local optimism

The Jefferson County health officer is hopeful that an apparent drop in state numbers also portends easing of confirmed new cases of COVID-19 on the… Continue reading

Second shipment of Pfizer’s vaccine arrives on Olympic Peninsula

North Olympic Peninsula hospitals received a second shipment of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday while health officials continue to vaccinate community members who fall within… Continue reading

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‘They fought for all of us’: Sequim offers honors, joins withWreaths Across America

Looking out across the cemetery speckled with small American flags, and to the crowd hushed in patriotic solemnity, Tom Coonelly reflected on his years in… Continue reading

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City creates canopy tent program to help eateries

If you’ve driven in downtown Sequim, it’s likely you’ve seen canopy tents at eateries seeking to offer customers new options during the pandemic. At Tedesco’s… Continue reading

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City looks to ‘Complete Streets’ in 2021

Council changes meeting procedures

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Clallam PUD rates to rise in spring

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners have approved 2021 operating budgets that include utility rate increases taking effect in the spring. Residential electric rates will… Continue reading

Community news briefs — Dec. 23, 2020

State Parks to offer free days in January The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will offer two free days in January, when visitors to… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2020

Fire damages Sequim-area home

A fire that originated from the flue pipe of a wood burning stove spread into a home and caused about $60,000 worth of damage to… Continue reading

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Good tidings for Christmas from Food Bank

Once again, the Sequim Food Bank and dedicated community volunteers helped hundreds of locals with meals for the holiday season. On Dec. 18, residents in… Continue reading

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OMC Foundation announces fundraising, house donation

The OMC Foundation more than $21,000 to Olympic Medical Center and announced the gift of a house donation adjacent to the OMC campus in Port… Continue reading

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Police blotter — Dec. 23, 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. 15… Continue reading

  • Dec 23, 2020
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