Erin Hawkins

Hitting high notes: Sequim choir program sending a record 20 to All-State Choir

In all the years choral teacher John Lorentzen has taught at Sequim High School, he has never had as many as 20 students… Continue reading

Christmas classic to be presented in Sequim

Just in time for the holiday season, Ghostlight Productions is bringing a Christmas classic to Sequim. “Irving Berlin’s White Christmas” is a story… Continue reading

Making a mark in Sequim: Local tattoo artist opens shop, ready to serve community

Keith Dulin has traveled up and down the West Coast in pursuit of achieving his dreams as a tattoo artist. While he has… Continue reading

Landscaping started at Pioneer Memorial Park as part of restoration project

Landscaping for a waterfall restoration project at Pioneer Memorial Park was begun last week. Mayor Dennis Smith planted a tri-colored dogwood tree while… Continue reading

Greywolf overcrowding alleviated with additional teachers, sections

Sequim School District and Greywolf Elementary School have reached a resolution of the overcrowding at first- and third-grade levels. School officials said they… Continue reading

Professional fellow from Azerbaijan working with city of Sequim

State Department Professional Fellow Aydan Rzayeva from Azerbaijan is living with Sequim host families and working with the city of Sequim through Nov.… Continue reading

Peninsula Cub Scout programs might have option for girls as members in 2018

Come next fall, local families might be bringing both their sons and daughters to Cub Scout programs. The Boy Scouts of America board of directors… Continue reading

‘The Explorer’s Club’ farce to kick off Olympic Theatre Arts’ season

Olympic Theatre Arts will kick off its 2017-18 main stage season tonight with a fast-paced Victorian spoof, followed by a champagne reception. “The… Continue reading

Sequim School Board approves teacher contract

The Sequim School Board has approved a new contract for Sequim teachers. Diana Piersoll, Sequim Education Association (SEA) president, and Sequim Schools Superintendent… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts renovated outside

Those attending performances at Olympic Theatre Arts no longer have to walk on a gravel path to the entrance, thanks to recent upgrades… Continue reading

Sequim woman tells of volunteering in Haiti during hurricane

Ann Marie Henninger is already planning to volunteer with Midwives for Haiti again after returning from Haiti several weeks ago. The Sequim resident,… Continue reading

Port commission, school board candidates face off in Sequim forum

Candidates for Port of Port Angeles commissioner discussed economic objectives while Sequim School Board hopefuls addressed school curriculum at a forum held by… Continue reading

Sequim School Board expected to vote on tentative teacher contract Oct. 16

A tentative agreement has been made between Sequim teachers and the administration regarding teacher contracts. Diana Piersoll, Sequim Education Association (SEA) president, and… Continue reading

Two-vehicle collision leaves man injured in Sequim

A motorcyclist was to be airlifted to Harborview Medical Center on Tuesday after he was injured in a collision with a truck. The… Continue reading

Construction begins on new building to house Michaels, Ulta in Sequim

Residents are closer to having two of the largest retailers in the arts and craft and beauty industries right in their backyard. Construction… Continue reading

Peninsula Taproom plans to serve craft beer in Sequim

The owner of Peninsula Taproom wants to add something new to Sequim: a place for craft beer. Owner Sean O’Neill expects to open… Continue reading

Family Farm Day offers a one-stop farm tour

For 20 years, the annual Clallam County Farm Tour has been a staple for Sequim residents to get better acquainted with local farms… Continue reading

Sequim teachers pause strike deadline

Sequim teachers are holding off on a strike against the Sequim School District in light of a possible agreement regarding teacher contracts. Diana… Continue reading

School officials working out details to alleviate classroom overcrowding at Greywolf

Sequim School District administrators have decided to keep students at Greywolf Elementary School for now despite overcrowding at first- and third-grade levels. Superintendent… Continue reading

Regional leaders discuss health objectives of county

Regional leaders from across Clallam County dug into data that shows a high percentage of food insecurity during a food forum. The Olympic… Continue reading