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A&E briefs — Jan. 19, 2022

Story Slam postponed With the increase in COVID-19 cases throughout the county, organizers of the Story Slam event slated for Friday, Jan. 21, at Olympic… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022

 

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Imagined Reality improv returns to OTA Saturday

About the only thing local stage managers can prepare for with this group is a popular draw. Olympic Theater Arts Center saw overflowing crowds the… Continue reading

 

Milestone: Carson named to President’s List at Southern New Hampshire University

Kimberly Carson of Sequim was recently named to Southern New Hampshire University’s Fall 2021 President’s List. Full-time undergraduate students who have earned a minimum grade-point… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022

 

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Hurricane Ridge Kennel Club member Faerin Tait, 14, of Port Angeles and her German pinscher, Rookie, competed in the national owner-handled series and the junior handling finals last month in Orlando, Fla.

Milestone: Local dog owners win awards at national championships

Two members of the Hurricane Ridge Kennel Club and their dogs won prestigious awards at the American Kennel Club National Championships held in Orlando, Fla.,… Continue reading

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Hurricane Ridge Kennel Club member Faerin Tait, 14, of Port Angeles and her German pinscher, Rookie, competed in the national owner-handled series and the junior handling finals last month in Orlando, Fla.

Milestone: Sequim’s D’Amico on Spokane CC honor roll

Nicholas D’Amico of Sequim recently earned a spot on Spokane Community College’ Honor Roll for Fall Quarter 2021. Students on the honor roll earned a… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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Next Green Thumbs virtual event considers ‘Renovation of an Aging Garden’

Over time, an orderly garden o can become a wild crowd of trees and shrubs, especially if it had been over-planted or became overgrown due… Continue reading

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Parenting In Focus: Planning for school

You may not have a child who is about to begin kindergarten, but it isn’t too early to begin to get a child ready. Too… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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PHOTO: Tribe breaks ground on library expansion

A modest groundbreaking ceremony took place on Dec. 14 to celebrate the beginning of the construction/expansion of Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe’s Heron Hall Library. The project… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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Protector of past, present and future: NOHC’s Brownell helps preserve, highlight peninsula’s culture

The motto of the North Olympic History Center is “We connect the future, through the present, with the past.” As the center’s only employee, new… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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Sequim students named to Peninsula College’s President’s List, Honor Roll

Peninsula College recently shared names of students who qualified for the school’s Fall Quarter 2021 President’s List and Honor Roll. Students named to the President’s… Continue reading

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Veterans Corner: Local groups thank the community

Michael Trebert Chapter NSDAR thanks all those who braved the rain to attend the second Wreaths Across America ceremony at Sequim View Cemetery on Dec.… Continue reading

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Get It Growing: Planning for microclimate

The December cold snap may have many people thinking ahead to their spring and summer garden plans. The climate on the Olympic Peninsula, defined as… Continue reading

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@SequimSchools — Jan. 12, 2022

DISTRICT There is no school scheduled for Monday, Jan. 17 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day). The next Sequim School Board Directors meeting is set for… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2022
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2022 Battle of the Books set

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is hosting the 2022 Battle of the Books, a collaborative project between libraries and schools and homeschool students in… Continue reading

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A&E briefs — Jan. 12, 2022

Christian writers group to meet Local writers are invited to join the January meeting of Olympic Peninsula Christian Writers for a discussion of goals and… Continue reading

  • Jan 12, 2022
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Ben’s Bikes donates to Boys Girls Clubs

Ben’s Bikes donates to Boys Girls Clubs

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Bull trout in spotlight at OPAS January meeting

The Olympic Peninsula Audubon Society will host its January meeting virtually at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 19, with “Snorkeling the Dungeness: A Riverscape Survey of… Continue reading

Callam Conservation District’s plant sale ends Jan. 23

The Clallam Conservation District is accepting orders for its annual Native Plant Sale through Sunday, Jan. 23. The bare-root tree and shrub seedlings are sold… Continue reading

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Milestone: Sequim Soroptimists select Shingleton for Girl of Month honor

Aidyn Shingleton is Soroptimist International of Sequim’s February Girl of the Month. Shingleton is an active volunteer in the community working to support animal welfare… Continue reading

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NOLS forming Teen Advisory Board

The North Olympic Library System (NOLS) is forming a new Teen Advisory Board. Members of the board will gain leadership skills while collaborating with library… Continue reading