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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

Sequim student picked for national science camp

Ashiyah M. Cays-Vesterby, a senior at Sequim High School, has been named by the Washington Department of Education to attend the National Youth Science Camp, held July 1-25 near Bartow, W.V., in the Monongahela National Forest. Two students are chosen to represent each state.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Sequim Speaks, and city listens

If Thursday's kickoff meeting was any indication, the city's new Sequim Speaks advisory committee is shaping up to be a success.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Sequim firm gets patent

Xyratex Technologies Inc. recently secured a patent with the U.S. Patent Office for an innovative "megasonic cascade scrubber" for high speed cleaning of disc media for hard drives.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Sequim Education Foundation names Student Film Festival winners

The evening of April 24, the Sequim Education Foundation hosted its fourth annual Student Film Festival at the Sequim High School auditorium.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Sequim Dog Park to host ‘Woof and Walk’

Cats beware: The Irrigation Festival will be full of dog-related events.

  • Mar 19, 2014

Schools get $500K state budget reprieve

Sequim school officials are faced with cutting about $1.3 million from the 2009-2010 budget, half a million dollars less than the "worst case scenario" they prepared for.

  • Mar 19, 2014

School Briefs

'Paws' dogs sniff around P.A. library in May visitOlympic Gentle Paws' therapy dogs visit the Port Angeles Library (2210 S. Peabody Street) from 11 a.m.-noon… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2014

Rotary provides relief to Italy quake victims

International disaster relief charity ShelterBox distributed 365 boxes and 500 blankets to victims after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck L'Aquila, Italy, on April 6.

  • Mar 19, 2014

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