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Chemicals in cosmetics targeted in new law

By Azeb Tuji WNPA News Service For a large portion of Washingtonians, the use of cosmetic products is a part of their everyday routine, but… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2022

 

Peninsula COVID-19 cases grow by 407 over weekend

North Olympic Peninsula’s health officer reported a total of 407 cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Clallam and Jefferson counties over the holiday weekend and said… Continue reading

 

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City councilors vote to blur backgrounds in virtual meetings

As Sequim city council continues to meet in virtual sessions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, councilors voted unanimously on Jan. 10 that they all must… Continue reading

 

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City, tribe agree to MAT navigator partnership

Councilors approve City Band’s expansion

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Commissioner’s move leaves vacancy on parks board

With the out-of-state move of one of its commissioners, the Clallam County Park & Recreation District No. 1 has a vacancy. Commissioner Chuck Nagel moved… Continue reading

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Community news briefs — Jan. 19, 2021

College’s Social Justice Week spotlights documentary film Peninsula College’s Social Justice Week honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and seeks to highlight… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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Fire District 3 seeks architects for new fire stations

Carlsborg and Dungeness need upgrades, staff say

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Hood Canal Bridge closures rescheduled for Jan. 25-28

Crews have rescheduled total night closures of the State Route 104 Hood Canal Bridge to Jan. 25-28. The work was rescheduled from earlier this month… Continue reading

How our legislators voted

Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. Along with roll call votes this week, the Senate also passed… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022

Legislators kick off shortened 2022 session

Washington state legislators kicked off their short, 60-day legislative session with a long list of issues. As of Jan. 13, more than 800 new bills… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
Sequim Police Blotter

Police Blotter — Jan. 19, 2022

The weekly police blotter includes incidents that occurred in the City of Sequim and in unincorporated Clallam County in the Sequim-Dungeness Valley area. Jan. 11… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2022
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Port Angeles man injured in collision with Sequim driver

A Port Angeles man was injured in a collision with a Sequim driver near Morse Creek on Jan. 13 in Port Angeles. According to a… Continue reading

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Remains of Korean War soldier come home

He grew up in Sudan, a small town in Texas just south of the state’s panhandle, a town marked by its grain elevators and a… Continue reading

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Santa, resort support Sequim club

At Santa’s request, his Blyn appearance fees went to a worthy cause. Last week, Debbie Wardrop, hotel manager for 7 Cedars Resort, donated $1,000 to… Continue reading

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Sequim chamber seeking Citizen of Year nominations

Nominations for the Sequim-Dungeness Chamber of Commerce’s 2021 Citizen of the Year are now open. Deadline for applications is Friday, Feb. 16. Nomination forms and… Continue reading

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Sequim home sale prices hit all-time high

Inventory remains low as more development planned

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Sequim senator seeks improvements to police accountability laws

A state senator from Sequim says police accountability laws passed in 2021 would be improved in several areas by legislation introduced early this legislative session.… Continue reading

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Sequim’s Kiwanis Club disbands, joins Port Angeles group

Last grants support local organizations

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Washington State Parks meeting set for Jan. 26-27 in Port Townsend

Advocates for the future of Miller Peninsula State Park are encouraging residents to attend the next Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission meeting, set for… Continue reading

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Former Sequim administrator recovering after series of strokes

The family of a long-time fixture of Sequim schools is raising funds to help defray costs for an unexpected and nearly fatal series of strokes.… Continue reading

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