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Robin Hill Farm greenhouse will grow Elwha plants

A $358,000 contract for design and construction of the National Park Service's new greenhouse and nursery in Robin Hill Farm County Park has was awarded to Northcon, Inc. of Hayden, Idaho.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Quake drill goes smoothly

Last Wednesday's statewide earthquake drill went "pretty smoothly" at the Clallam County Courthouse, said Emergency Management Department Director Bob Martin.

  • Mar 19, 2014

P.C. Foundation seeks community funds

The Peninsula College Foundation is looking for community members who are passionate about education and realize just how important a college education is in this tough economy.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Newcomers will clear the air

The Newcomers' Club of the North Olympic Peninsula meets for a social time at 11:30 a.m. at Club 7, Seven Cedars Casino, 270756 Highway 101, Sequim, Blyn.

  • Mar 19, 2014

N’awlins dishes please the palate

Kitchen Korner

  • Mar 19, 2014

Meetings Calendar

The Sequim Gazette news department is planning a calendar of Mother's Day events. Public groups and nonprofit organizations are invited to send notices of their… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

Letters to the editor

Squabbling hurts the cityI am disappointed by the recent letters to the editor concerning a certain council member. All the letters are inaccurate and filled… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

HCB Day-2

Commuters, vacationers and the entire Olympic Peninsula will be affected by the 12:01 a.m. May 1 closing of the Highway 104 Hood Canal bridge for six weeks.

  • Mar 19, 2014

German deli opens 6 days a week

Maybe it's the sun and summer-like weather, or maybe it's the success of opening his dream restaurant, but Sequim resident Tom Heinz is absolutely glowing.

  • Mar 19, 2014

From the police blotter

Sequim Police Department:April 20, 9:21 a.m. - Threats were reported at Sequim Middle School, 301 W. Hendrickson Road.April 20, 10:14 a.m. - A fight was… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

Forks officer booked for child rape

Forks Police Officer Erik Hanson, 33, was arrested and booked into the Clallam County jail on April 23 on a charge of second-degree child rape. His bail was set at $5,000.

  • Mar 19, 2014

For Pete’s sake, party in Sequim

Pete Seeger is celebrating his 90th birthday on May 3 at Madison Square Garden with Bruce, Arlo, Emmylou, Joan and many more. If you can't make it to New York on such a short notice, don't feel bad.

  • Mar 19, 2014

First Federal funds organic garden walkways

After getting a grant from First Federal, the Community Organic Garden of Sequim is installing new sidewalks.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Festival’s first weekend has downhome flavor

The 114th Sequim Irrigation Festival begins on Saturday, May 2, with some tried-and-true events as well as some new ones.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Feel the impact of music

Music has a mysterious impact on people. It can make them cry, laugh or stand up and clap. Music's effect depends on the style, the individual and science.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Employment programs receive federal stimulus money

Employment programs for low-income adults and dislocated workers in Clallam County will get an extra $386,000 next month because of the federal stimulus program.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Dungeness River flood plan to be unveiled

It's been said that the Dungeness River can make a fool out of anyone. The river finds its way around bridges and levees, leaves irrigation outtakes high and dry, and eats away the banks under houses that were thought to be safe.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Discovery Trail bench honors Kenneth Richmond

Sequim resident and business owner Kenneth Brian Richmond, who died in 2004, was remembered April 19 for his patriotism, faith and loyalty during a short ceremony dedicating a bench in his honor along the Olympic Discovery Trail.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Design review process is a work in progress

The city's new design standards and its Design Review Board still are being "tweaked" and will require some trade-offs by developers, the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce learned at its Tuesday meeting.

  • Mar 19, 2014