Participants in the Sequim Sunshine Festival 5K Sun Fun Color Run navigate through a gauntlet of tempera paint on Saturday at the Albert Haller Play Fields at Carrie Blake Park. The two-day festival, hosted by the City of Sequim, also featured food, music, youth activities, a craft fair and a drone show. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Sunshine festival

Participants in the Sequim Sunshine Festival 5K Sun Fun Color Run navigate through a gauntlet of tempera paint on Saturday… Continue reading

Unburned portions of the Port Angeles Dream Playground at Erickson Playfield stand on Thursday next to an area that was burned in an arson fire in December. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Port Angeles’ Dream Playground to be rebuilt a third time

Community donating money, time for project

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Melissa Klein takes a break from her work in her studio located north of Sequim. Joining her is her dog Stormy. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

American Legion Post, Sequim artist collaborating on a mural

Patriotic colors, soldiers, war-themed machines featured

A Coast Guard helicopter lowers a swimmer on Saturday to a vessel that was on the rocks off Marrowstone Island. (East Jefferson Fire Rescue)

Boat stranded on rocks, boater rescued Saturday

Second person aboard swam to safety without help from Coast Guard

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Coffee customer Lauren Wright of Port Angeles, right, gets assistance at the counter from Career and Technical Education program students, from left, Jordis Vance, 17, Rayin Blewett, 18, and Maple Romberg, 16, on Friday's opening day of the Wildcat Cafe at Lincoln Center in Port Angeles.

Cafe opens at Lincoln High School

CTE program first phase for alternative school

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Ridge ski season opens Saturday

Finally, enough snow falls for winter sports

For the first time since opening, the Peninsula Behavioral Health team is excited to support new patients at their Sequim office.

New office, same compassionate service: Peninsula Behavioral Health now Accepting New Clients in Sequim

New patients invited to explore full suite of counseling and wellness supports

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Work progresses on the road deck of the main over-water spans at the site of a new U.S. Highway 101 bridge over the Elwha River southwest of Port Angeles on Thursday. The bridge will replace an older nearby span that was determined to have structurally-deficient pier footings. The $36 million project is expected to be completed in December.

Elwha River bridge construction

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Sequim Valley Chapel is one of only three locations that offer fullservice funeral options in Sequim Valley.

Grieving family loss isn’t easy; compassionate care, close to home, can help

Why local service matters when it comes to planning ahead for life’s final transition

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Politics
Johnson

Clallam commissioner announces bid for third term

Housing, timber revenue among several priorities

 

Mike Chapman.

Housing discussed at update

Tharinger, Chapman talk about legislation

 

Business

Finalists named for EDC awards

The Clallam Economic Development Council will honor community members in three categories on March 15 during a… Continue reading

 

Business and Connection series beginning

Rick Dickinson and Micah Jonet will present “How to Start a Business: The First Steps” at noon Tuesday.… Continue reading

 

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Opinion

PAT NEAL: To build a fire

Camping isn’t just for summer anymore. The woods, beaches and campgrounds are full of campers in the dead of winter. Continue reading...