Erin Hawkins

KSQM powers through recent winter storm, power outage

While thousands of residents in Clallam County were without power after a windstorm ripped through the area in mid-December, one local radio station… Continue reading


Sequim’s Olympic View Inn under new ownership

Guests at Olympic View Inn might notice some small changes next time they book a room at the hotel in Sequim. Crystal Investment… Continue reading


Sequim School Board discusses unrepresented employee salaries

Sequim School Board members have tabled a new salary schedule for unrepresented district employees. They also tabled Monday night the decision to submit… Continue reading


Former Sequim mayor remembered for work with youth

Walt Schubert was known for his many roles in Sequim, from City Council member to mayor to Santa Claus. He was known for… Continue reading

Salmon Coalition celebrates decade-long project

The North Olympic Salmon Coalition honored 10 years of work and partnerships made along the way in its 3 Crabs nearshore and estuarine… Continue reading

Sequim School District’s new kitchen set to open January

Sequim School District is set to start off the new year with a new modern central kitchen facility. Craig Fulton, project director of… Continue reading

Sequim-Dungeness Hospital Guild gives fire district funds for software

The Sequim-Dungeness Hospital Guild has donated funds to Clallam County Fire District No. 3 to buy a software upgrade that officials said will… Continue reading

Sequim author shares perspective of women in Forest Service

Lauren Turner of Sequim hopes to give women an exclusive look at the career opportunities available to women in the U.S. Forest Service… Continue reading

Portable problems persist in Sequim schools

Classroom space — or lack thereof — continues to be an issue at Sequim schools, particularly for at least one teacher at Greywolf… Continue reading

Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company expands to California

California coffee lovers are in for a treat as Rainshadow Coffee Roasting Company looks to expand its coffee business south. Rainshadow Coffee owners… Continue reading

All kinds of comedy in ‘The Nutcracker Cracked Up’

Olympic Theatre Arts and Sequim Ballet come together for an original twist on a timeless Christmas classic with “The Nutcracker Cracked Up.” Comedic… Continue reading

Nazarene Church portrays the Christmas story in Carlsborg

Sequim Valley Nazarene Church is bringing back its living nativity guided tour with live actors and animals to tell the Christmas story. Pastor… Continue reading

Sequim considers gaps, solutions to community’s health

The city of Sequim looks to shift and expand its funding for human services for its proposed 2019 budget. City staff held a… Continue reading

Sequim students pedal for a purpose

Members of Sequim High School’s Rotary Interact Club will put the pedal-to-the-metal on a stationary electricity bike for 24 hours this weekend to… Continue reading

Heart for the Arts to celebrate artists

Olympic Theatre Arts is setting the stage to showcase the arts in a way the theater never has before. Tickets for the inaugural… Continue reading

Sequim Library expansion proposition falls short

A proposal to expand a building that library officials has said is too small and in need of an upgrade fell just short… Continue reading

Sequim mother-daughter surfers share passion for sport

A good time for Melissa Davis and her daughter Gemma is to grab their surfboards, load up the van and head out to… Continue reading

Tentative contract set with Sequim paraeducators

After six months in negotiations, Sequim paraeducators could receive a 15.9 percent increase in salaries in the next two years. They recently agreed… Continue reading

Habitat for Humanity plans boutique in downtown Sequim

Habitat for Humanity of Clallam County expects to expand its fundraising enterprise with a boutique in downtown Sequim. The nonprofit is moving its… Continue reading

Sequim assistant pastor, friends record album

David Isaac Rivers wasn’t planning to record an album of his original songs when his friend Curry Winborn approached him with the idea.… Continue reading