Matthew Nash

Weather delays McDonald Creek Bridge reopening until at least mid-April

Weather has delayed construction on the McDonald Creek Bridge at least three or four weeks, with the earliest possible re-opening in mid-April. Earlier… Continue reading

Sequim sidewalks, curbs by park expected by Lavender Festival

New sidewalks and curbs are expected to be installed near Carrie Blake Community Park by the time of the Sequim Lavender Festival this… Continue reading

Graffiti wall depicting gun image at Sequim skate park angers residents

Recent graffiti at the Sequim Skate Park is leading the city of Sequim to enact a new policy at its graffiti wall, a… Continue reading

City looks to improve curbs, sidewalks by Carrie Blake Park

City staff hope to improve pedestrian access into and around Carrie Blake Community Park. City Engineer Matt Klontz told the Sequim City Council… Continue reading

State says Sequim elk herd numbers being thinned due to causing local crop damage

Sequim’s Roosevelt Elk herd is once again being thinned because its numbers are too high and they are badly impacting local crops, according… Continue reading

Anderson, Hughes named Firefighters of the Year

Sequim natives. Wives. Mothers. And now Firefighters of the Year. Fellow career and volunteer firefighters with Clallam County District No. 3 selected Stefanie… Continue reading

Diamond Point residents seek upgraded helipad for emergencies

Diamond Point residents aim to rally the community and local Boy Scouts to help improve Diamond Point Airport 2WA1’s helipad. Currently, the helipad… Continue reading

Fire district 3 considering levy lid lift

Clallam County Fire District 3 is experiencing continued higher call loads at a time when fire officials say the district’s revenues will not… Continue reading

Golf cart catches fire at Sequim golf course

A small electrical fire scorched three golf carts at the Cedars at Dungeness. Assistant Chief Eric Quitslund with Clallam County Fire District 3… Continue reading

Sequim considers asking voters to renew 10-year Transportation Benefit District tax

The Sequim City Council soon will consider putting the Transportation Benefit District tax before voters again this November. The district has generated more… Continue reading

Sequim senior play ‘Be True to your School’ parodies 1960s high school life

What do poodle skirts, the Beach Boys, greasers and malt shops all have in common? Besides being hallmarks of the 1960s, these are… Continue reading

More than 16,000 homes lose power in Sequim area Saturday

If your lights went off last Saturday in the Sequim area, you’re not alone. Clallam Public Utility District staff reported the next day… Continue reading

Fir Street construction pushed to early 2019, Lavender Festival still moving to Carrie Blake Park this summer

The 18-month reconstruction of Fir Street by Sequim schools has been put on hold through 2019. Work originally was slated to begin this… Continue reading

Puppy Pilots program seeks help raising dogs for the blind

Whether at the theater, on the streets, or in the grocery store, it’s likely you’ve crossed paths with Puppy Pilots volunteers. For more… Continue reading

Sequim Council votes against neighborhood commercial development

After nearly a month of consideration, the Sequim City Council has opted to leave a residential 2-acre parcel as such rather than change… Continue reading

Sequim seeing rise in swan population

This winter, locals can look to Sequim’s skies and waters for booming trumpeter swan populations. “They’ve definitely been rising in recent years,” said… Continue reading

Chicken coop lost to blaze west of Sequim

Twenty-foot flames led firefighters to a blaze in a chicken coop west of Sequim. The fire Tuesday night likely was caused by a… Continue reading

Sequim lavender street fair to be moved this summer

Fir Street construction, planned to begin in July, will prompt the move of the Sequim Lavender Festival street fair this year. This year… Continue reading

Construction to make Fir Street one-way

More details are falling into place for the long-planned reconstruction of a portion of Fir Street near Sequim School District’s campuses. Designs to… Continue reading

Sequim City Council selects States for vacant seat

Sequim City Council members unanimously voted to fill a vacant seat with a business development manager and co-owner of Wind Rose Cellars. Sequim’s… Continue reading