Olympic Peninsula News Group

Land trust to honor Lydiard’s legacy at annual gathering

Before his death in 2007, Harry Lydiard — a veterinarian and one-time Clallam County commissioner — left a legacy of land that… Continue reading

 

State superintendent to speak in Port Angeles

A community forum with state Superintendent Chris Reykdal is set for 6 p.m. Monday. The forum will be at the Lincoln Center,… Continue reading

 

Sequim Lavender Growers Association seeks art for 2019 festival

Members of the Sequim Lavender Growers Association — founders and producers of the Sequim Lavender Festival — are seeking lavender-themed art for the… Continue reading

 

Sequim’s Coats For Kids hits 5,000-certificate milestone

What started out as a charitable program initially intended to help less than a dozen youths has now, in its 22nd year, put… Continue reading

Rally in the Alley set for Saturday

The next Rally in the Alley will be Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., or until the dumpsters are full. Volunteers will… Continue reading

Learn how to prep dahlias at Sequim work party this Saturday

The Sequim Botanical Garden Society will host the season’s final Work to Learn Party with a spotlight on dahlias. Lee Bowen, the group’s… Continue reading

Largest single piece of farmland in Clallam County to be conserved

North Olympic Land Trust has met its $180,000 goal, and leaders of the land trust said they will pursue final steps to conserve… Continue reading

Bundy to be Clallam’s first female patrol sergeant

A detective who has earned honors for her work helping victims of assault and domestic violence is getting a step up. When… Continue reading

Annual Harvest of Hope reaps $115,000 for Olympic Medical Center expansion

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation raised $115,000 at its 16th annual Harvest of Hope dinner. Most of the funds from the dinner, held… Continue reading

Sequim photographer Hamilton is featured guest at heritage presentation

The Sequim Museum & Arts features Ross Hamilton as the first guest of its winter heritage presentations, “History Classes at the Old Dungeness… Continue reading

Tour of Italy dinner, auction to raise funds for Clallam Mosaic

A bit of European flair highlights the funding needs for some of Clallam County’s most vulnerable citizens. The fourth annual Tour of… Continue reading

Sequim Pumpkin Patch’s corn maze flies with Peter Pan theme

Visitors to the The Pumpkin Patch, a 33-acre farm at the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Kitchen-Dick Road, are encouraged to “Never… Continue reading

Jamie and Gibson Hill of Sequim pull in a fish while Dave Dewald tries to net it at Kids Fishing Day in 2016. The Puget Sound Anglers-North Olympic Chapter announced this week they have to cancel their 2018 event because of warm temperatures. (Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Puget Sound Anglers stock Sequim pond for fall fishing

The annual Kids Fishing Day has — for this year, anyway — turned into Kids Fishing Fall. Warm weather nixed the North Olympic… Continue reading

Jamie and Gibson Hill of Sequim pull in a fish while Dave Dewald tries to net it at Kids Fishing Day in 2016. The Puget Sound Anglers-North Olympic Chapter announced this week they have to cancel their 2018 event because of warm temperatures. (Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

OTA sets open auditions for ‘The Nutcracker Cracked Up’

Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim will host auditions for an original take on the Nutcracker classic at 6 p.m. today and 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Drive for the Cure tournament raises more than $14K

Sunland Golf & Country Club members raised $14,860 at their Drive for the Cure Tournament. The Sept. 15 event raised money for area… Continue reading

An ‘Extravaganza’ set for annual fiber festival

Sequim’s annual interactive fiber arts event is back. The 13th annual North Olympic Fiber Arts Festival that features activities such as museum exhibitions,… Continue reading

Backyard Birding kicks off series this Saturday

The Backyard Birding series returns to Sequim at 10 a.m. Saturday with a program hosted at Dungeness River Audubon Center. The center is… Continue reading

History Tales takes on Andrew Carnegie and his libraries

Peggy Norris will explore the life of Andrew Carnegie at the Clallam County Historical Society’s History Tales presentation at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. The… Continue reading

YMCA offers grant for youth leaders

The deadline for applications for YMCA Spirit of Team Watson Memorial Grant applications is 5 p.m. Friday. The Spirit of Team Award seeks to support… Continue reading