Olympic Peninsula News Group

Clallam Mosaic seeks assistance with Olympia visit

Clallam Mosaic, a local nonprofit that works to enrich, encourage and empower people with developmental disabilities, seeks help to bring its voice… Continue reading

Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau seeking applications for tourism project grants

The Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau is seeking applications for tourism project grants, primarily to support shoulder season activities. The bureau awards grants… Continue reading

Annual Adventure Series starts tonight

Ken and Mary Campbell will kick off the 2018 Adventure Series tonight with a presentation on planning an East Africa safari. Janet… Continue reading

Marmot talk set at next Sequim Science Café

Biologist Patti Happe and Rick Klawitter will tell about the Olympic marmot at the next Sequim Science Café, set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.… Continue reading

Wine label contest benefits Dungeness lighthouse

The New Dungeness Light Station Association and Wind Rose Cellars have announced their second annual photography and art contest. The winning submission will… Continue reading

Polar plunges offer invigorating start to year

The brave, the foolish and the very stout of heart are invited to start the year off by taking a dip in… Continue reading

OTA announces auditions for ‘Starting Here Starting Now’ musical revue

Auditions for Olympic Theatre Arts’ second-stage musical, “Starting Here Starting Now,” will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6,… Continue reading

Plastic bag problems explored at Peninsula College’s next Studium Generale

Despite environmental efforts across the nation, Americans use about 60,000 plastic bags every five minutes. So where do they end up? Find… Continue reading

Olympic Medical Center human recources officer to retire

Richard Newman of Sequim is retiring after nearly 17 years as chief human resources officer at Olympic Medical Center. His last day… Continue reading

Donation pushes Sequim cancer center expansion fundraising past $500,000 mark

The Olympic Medical Center Foundation has presented $79,193 to Olympic Medical Center’s board of commissioners for the expansion of the OMC Cancer… Continue reading

Clallam County weed control plan available online

The Clallam County Noxious Weed Control Board’s annual report of the county’s weed management plan is now available online. On Dec. 4,… Continue reading

Walkling memorial trust helps fund community groups in 2018

The Ben and Myrtle Walkling Memorial Trust has announced that it will award more than $20,000 in community grants in 2018. Myrtle… Continue reading

Wine label contest benefits Dungeness lighthouse

The New Dungeness Light Station Association and Wind Rose Cellars have announced their second annual photography and art contest. The winning submission will… Continue reading

OTA sets auditions for ‘Starting Here Starting Now’ musical revue

Auditions for “Starting Here Starting Now,” Olympic Theatre Arts’ second-stage musical, are planned in January. Auditions will be from 4 p.m. to 6… Continue reading

Applications sought for Feiro Family Scholarship

The Feiro Marine Life Center has opened applications for a $1,000 scholarship to support a Clallam County senior planning to attend higher… Continue reading

United Way is halfway to its campaign goal

United Way of Clallam County has raised more than half of its $800,000 fundraising goal for 2017, and campaign organizers are encouraging… Continue reading

Sequim City Band sets holiday concert for Sunday

The Sequim City Band will present a concert of Christmas classics at 3 p.m. Sunday in the Sequim High School auditorium, 533 N.… Continue reading

County offers Septic 101, 201 classes

Clallam County Environmental Health will offer Septic 101, a free informational septic system class, in January. Septic 101 is an introductory class designed for homeowners… Continue reading

Opportunities to give through Operation Christmas Child

Collection Week for the local Operation Christmas Child drive is complete for 2017, but there is still time to pack a shoe box gift online… Continue reading

Peninsula physicians help fund scholarships, local organizations

The Clallam County Physicians Community Benefit Fund has announced 2018 awards for academic scholarships in medically-related fields and medically-related community grants. The awards total nearly… Continue reading