Olympic Peninsula News Group

Deadline nears for Young Artist Competition application

Applications for the 2018 Nico Snel Young Artist Competition are being accepted now. The deadline is Dec. 15. The competition — set… Continue reading

A show to remember in December

Olympic Theatre Arts has ushered in the yuletide season with an original adaptation of works, the Holiday Variety Show. The performances are on… Continue reading

Traveling national tribute honoring fallen warriors set for Port Angeles exhibit

On Sept. 7 at the edge of the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C., more than 30 Tribute Towers were first… Continue reading

Sequim neighborhood meeting rescheduled

The meeting for the Foothills neighborhood to discuss potential service projects for the 2018 Service Fest has been rescheduled to 5 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

Priscilla Patterson’s “A Little Snow” will be on display at Blue Whole Gallery, and she’ll be performing from her album “Christmas from the Heart” at the Lamb Farm Kitchen Shoppe.

Golden opportunities light up First Friday Art Walk in Sequim

Locals can go for the gold at the December First Friday Art Walk this weekend. There will be plenty of opportunities to enjoy… Continue reading

Priscilla Patterson’s “A Little Snow” will be on display at Blue Whole Gallery, and she’ll be performing from her album “Christmas from the Heart” at the Lamb Farm Kitchen Shoppe.

Sequim Community Christmas Chorus shows this weekend

After 33 years, members of the Sequim community continue to gather and sing some of their favorite Christmas classics for one special weekend.… Continue reading

Serious injuries avoided in five-vehicle wreck near Blyn

Several people escaped serious injury in a five-vehicle wreck on U.S. Highway 101 on Wednesday evening. The wreck at 4:09 p.m. near Old… Continue reading

Soroptimist Gala Gift Show presented Saturday

Soroptimist International of Sequim is hosting what members call a “festive and elegant shopping experience” at its sixth annual Gala Gift Show on… Continue reading

Special Music Live with Lunch show set Tuesday

This month, organizers of Music Live with Lunch are changing the format. Rather than playing a set at noon on the third… Continue reading

River center hosts bird classes, Explorers Club

The Dungeness River Audubon Center will host a family-friendly birding series of classes beginning in December. Each class at the center at 2151… Continue reading

Olympic Theatre Arts presents ‘Holiday Variety Show’ in early December

Olympic Theatre Arts will usher in the yuletide season with an original adaptation of works billed under the title “Holiday Variety Show” in… Continue reading

Christmas bird counts scheduled on North Olympic Peninsula

Christmas is once again coming early for local birdwatchers. The annual bird counts are set for Saturday, Dec. 16 in Port Townsend; Neah Bay on… Continue reading

Sequim City Band plans holiday season

After a recent concert that featured Five Star Brass, a brass quintet of the Navy Band Northwest, the Sequim City Band is taking… Continue reading

‘The Nutcracker’ staged as Clallam County adventure

Ballet Workshop’s all-original staging of “The Nutcracker” returns as what organizers call “the family event of the holiday,” joining together more than… Continue reading

Sequim Community Aid seeks donations for Toys for Sequim Kids on Dec. 13

This December, Sequim Community Aid will continue its 70-year tradition of providing gifts for children at its Toys for Sequim Kids giveaway. Slated… Continue reading

City of Sequim invites community to consider service projects

Follow-up meetings from the Neighborhood Visioning meeting Sept. 9 have been scheduled. The goal for the meetings, organized by the city of Sequim… Continue reading

Fiber art aplenty at special Saturday show in Sequim

The North Olympic Fiber Arts’ Festival/Fiber Arts Show and Sale will offer an assortment of goods for those seeking unusual gifts. The show… Continue reading

Jingle Jazz’s ‘Home for the Holidays’ comes to Peninsula College

Patterned after National Public Radio’s variety show “A Prairie Home Companion,” this year’s Jingle Jazz holiday production, “Home for the Holidays,” offers… Continue reading

Washington State Patrol
                                A three-vehicle collision near Kitchen-Dick Road and U.S. Highway 101 on Tuesday left one Sequim woman in custody and one Port Angeles teen in serious condition as of Wednesday.

Three-vehicle collision leaves one in custody, another injured

A Sequim woman has been arrested after a three-vehicle wreck that put a Port Angeles woman in the hospital. The State Patrol said… Continue reading

Washington State Patrol
                                A three-vehicle collision near Kitchen-Dick Road and U.S. Highway 101 on Tuesday left one Sequim woman in custody and one Port Angeles teen in serious condition as of Wednesday.

Local legislators to host town halls on Peninsula in December

State Sen. Kevin Van De Wege, Rep. Steve Tharinger and Rep. Mike Chapman will host a town hall tour of the northern 24th District in… Continue reading