Matthew Nash

WEEKEND: Stamp show captures variety of passions, interests in Sequim on Saturday

SEQUIM — Their tastes differ but they all share a passion for stamp collecting. Whether it's seeking out lighthouses, flowers or superheroes, each member of… Continue reading

Sequim residents to vote Nov. 8 on consumer fireworks ban — corrected

EDITOR'S NOTE — This has been corrected to read that the ban, as envisioned now, would prohibit discharge of all consumer fireworks including sparklers and… Continue reading

Sequim’s Greywolf Elementary to see two buildings from state funds; cross-laminated timber to be used in construction

SEQUIM — Two buildings housing four classrooms and using cross-laminated timber are planned at Greywolf Elementary as part of a pilot project. Earlier this year,… Continue reading

Sequim residents honor former crossing guard with trademark friendly waves at his funeral

SEQUIM — About 40 people gathered to honor a man known for his smile. Michael Lovejoy, a Sequim Schools paraeducator who had been on a… Continue reading

Sequim Schools’ survey says community would support bond now; board directors to discuss findings July 27

SEQUIM — The results are in and a telephone survey about capital improvement projects in the Sequim School District shows voters would support a new… Continue reading

Sequim rolling out the lavender carpet for thousands of visitors this weekend

SEQUIM — Sequim's busiest days are here so prepare your sunglasses, satchels and selfie sticks for the Sequim Lavender Weekend that begins today. This year… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Driftwood sculptors help each other as friends; three-day show begins today in Sequim

NOTE: “Today” and “tonight” refer to Friday, July 19. SEQUIM — When a friend came calling, Don Berger was happy to help — or, in… Continue reading

Sequim rolling out the lavender carpet for thousands of visitors this weekend

SEQUIM — Sequim's busiest days are here so prepare your sunglasses, satchels and selfie sticks for the Sequim Lavender Weekend that begins today. This year… Continue reading

Sequim City Council to mull a public vote on fireworks

SEQUIM — Talks about banning fireworks within the Sequim city limits are back on, and this time, City Council members are considering putting it to… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeking relief from traffic congestion, particularly at Sequim Avenue/Washington Street intersection

SEQUIM — City staff members are eyeing solutions to traffic congestion, especially at the Sequim Avenue and Washington Street intersection. City staff and traffic consultants… Continue reading

Sequim plans repairs of portion of city’s Fir Street

SEQUIM — The city will seek bids next month to overlay Fir Street from Fifth Avenue to Ninth Avenue. David Garlington, Sequim's public works director,… Continue reading

Officials at Sequim’s Greywolf Elementary School praised for bomb threat evacuation process

SEQUIM — Greywolf Elementary School officials got high marks from law enforcement for their response to a fake bomb threat. “For evacuating 480 kids and… Continue reading

Sequim schools to replace Greywolf’s water fixtures after lead study; tests on other buildings planned

SEQUIM — The Sequim School District plans to replace every sink fixture in Greywolf Elementary School and two at Helen Haller Elementary School after tests… Continue reading

Sequim looks at prioritizing projects in revitalizing Guy Cole center

SEQUIM — With a fraction of anticipated funds available to revitalize the Guy Cole Mini-Convention Center in Carrie Blake Park, Sequim City Council members are… Continue reading

WEEKEND REWIND: Sequim setting up emergency operations center with June finish targeted

SEQUIM — The city is another step closer toward preparing for a natural disaster or major emergency. City staff revealed Sequim's new emergency operations center… Continue reading

Sequim to offer emergency fund through police

SEQUIM — Sequim's Police Department is moving forward with a pilot program to help low-income people and those in poor health during emergencies. Funds from… Continue reading

Sequim setting up emergency operations center with June finish targeted

SEQUIM — The city is another step closer toward preparing for a natural disaster or major emergency. City staff revealed Sequim’s new emergency operations center… Continue reading

Sequim seeks grants for ballfield upgrade, new playing courts

SEQUIM — The city is seeking two grants to help pay for installation of new playing courts and improve its ballfields. The City Council gave… Continue reading

Flooded yards a low point in Dungeness area; county eyes solutions

SEQUIM — Bothell transplant Norvin Knight is jokingly considering a cattail garden at his new Dungeness-area home. He moved into his three-bedroom home on Buds… Continue reading

Dogs euthanized after attacking Sequim man

Two of three dogs that attacked a Sequim man were euthanized last week at the Clallam County Humane Society. Sequim police sergeants said… Continue reading