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Fifth-graders cut waste with worm power

Through slimy, stinky and clunky conditions, fifth-graders Dallas Allen, Morgan King, Grant Witherell and Alexander Mittmann go through their school's main hall each day collecting plastic recyclables and compostable materials for the school's worm bins.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Feeding the earth that feeds us

Valley Gardens

  • Mar 19, 2014

DHS memo cautions against ‘sore losers’

Guest opinion, Roy F. Wilson

  • Mar 19, 2014

County receives FEMA funding

Clallam County has been chosen to receive $24,621 to supplement emergency food and shelter and utility assistance programs in the county.

  • Mar 19, 2014

County OKs grants for nonprofits

The Clallam County board of commissioners in March approved $98,000 in distributions to local nonprofit agencies for human services and prevention programs.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Community News Briefs

Senior menuHere are the Sequim Senior Nutrition Site menus, served at 4:30 p.m. at Suncrest Village Retirement Apartments, 251 S. Fifth Ave. Suggested donation $3.… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

Clallam Fire District 3 buys fire engine pump trainer

With more than 80 volunteer and career firefighters, Clallam County Fire District 3 always is searching for more efficient and effective training equipment.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Clallam County community coalition celebrates its 10 year-anniversary

Prevention Works! works. Started in 1998 with six members, today the Prevention Works! coalition of more than 250 parents, teachers, nonprofit agencies, medical and law enforcement personnel, governmental agencies and other citizens works to end child abuse and neglect, substance abuse and violence.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Bible full of success stories

There is no denying the Olympic Peninsula is full of talent. Many authors make their homes here and they draw inspiration and ideas from the scenery, people and spiritual life. Three authors, one from Sequim and two from Port Angeles, recently published books about Christian faith.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Beauty and the Beast’

Step into the enchanted world of Broadway's modern classic.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Battle of the beards

This part of Spring Fling, the Dungeness River Center's 2009 fundraiser, has taken on a life of its own. They call it the "Bearded Biker Challenge."

  • Mar 19, 2014

2009 Sequim Irrigation Festival Parade List

1. Tenino Motorcycle Drill Team2. Clallam County Sheriff3. WSP Patrol Car4. Sequim Police Department5. Clallam County PUD6. Clallam County Fire District #37. Olympic Ambulance8. VFW… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

Writers Conference founder will read at college May 12

Bill Ransom will read from his newest collection of poetry and prose at Peninsula College's Foothills Writers Series at noon Tuesday, May 12, in the Little Theater at Peninsula College,

  • Mar 19, 2014

Who does Homeland Security think I am?

Recently, Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano published an assessment of right-wing extremism in radicalization and recruitment. Am I truly the person Secretary Napolitano finds me to be?

  • Mar 19, 2014

Toxic algae closes Anderson Lake

Public access to Anderson Lake in Jefferson County is closed again due to the presence of toxic algae.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Tidepools 2009 announces contest winners

The editor and staff of Tidepools 2009, Peninsula College's art and literary magazine, have announced the winners of the 2009 contest. This year's judges selected from more than 300 writing entries and 150 art entries.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Stimulus funds accelerate dam removal

The long-awaited Elwha River dams removal and river restoration project - originally planned for 2006 - now will begin one year earlier than the 2012 target date due to federal stimulus funding

  • Mar 19, 2014

SHS Operetta Club brings Disney to Sequim

Adults and children can dine with characters from Disney's "Beauty and the Beast."

  • Mar 19, 2014