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Friends of the Sequim Library book sale set Saturday

The Friends of the Sequim Library will conduct a book sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The sale is at the… Continue reading

Pamela Conrad will present “Climate Positive Landscape Design” at noon Thursday. 

The free lecture is part of the Green Thumb Garden Tips series streaming on Zoom meetings.

Green Thumb lecture series set for Thursday

Pamela Conrad will present “Climate Positive Landscape Design” online at noon on Thursday. The free lecture is part of the Green Thumb… Continue reading

Pamela Conrad will present “Climate Positive Landscape Design” at noon Thursday. 

The free lecture is part of the Green Thumb Garden Tips series streaming on Zoom meetings.
The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles and the Kiwanis Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the North Olympic Library Foundation the United Way of Clallam County for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. 

The book-gifting program will mail a book monthly to every child in the county who is younger than five. 

Pictures in the bottom row, from left to right are Tasha Fitzgerald and Peggy Norris; in the middle row, left to right are Carmen Geyer, Nina Pitts and Patrick Irwin; and in the the top row, from left to right, Sara Dutrow and Christy Smith.

Kiwanis make donation for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library

The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles and the Kiwanis Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the North Olympic Library Foundation, the United Way of Clallam County,… Continue reading

The Kiwanis Club of Port Angeles and the Kiwanis Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the North Olympic Library Foundation the United Way of Clallam County for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library. 

The book-gifting program will mail a book monthly to every child in the county who is younger than five. 

Pictures in the bottom row, from left to right are Tasha Fitzgerald and Peggy Norris; in the middle row, left to right are Carmen Geyer, Nina Pitts and Patrick Irwin; and in the the top row, from left to right, Sara Dutrow and Christy Smith.

No weekly flight operations scheduled

There will be no field carrier landing practice operations for aircraft stationed at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island Complex this week. There are… Continue reading

EYE ON JEFFERSON County to consider sixth policy on emergency response to pandemic

The three Jefferson County commissioners will discuss a sixth temporary policy regarding emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday.… Continue reading

EYE ON CLALLAM: Harbor settlement before Port of PA commissioners

Peninsula Daily News Port of Port Angeles commissioners will consider a Western Port Angeles Harbor Natural Resources Damage Settlement when they meet at 9 a.m.… Continue reading

Evensong service set

Katy Taylor will offer music for an Evensong service at 4 p.m. Sunday. The free service will stream on the Zoom internet… Continue reading

Fermenting vegetables topic of lecture

The basics of naturally fermenting vegetables at a local farm is the topic of tonight’s online First Friday Speaker Series lecture. The… Continue reading

The Port Angeles Education Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts. 

The donation will help fund the JFFA’s annual Kids’ Fest which will be conducted virtually this year to kick off the Memorial Day Weekend Festival. 

Pictured, left to right, are Kayla Oakes, JFFA executive director and Nola Grier, PAEF administrative director.

Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts receives donation

The Port Angeles Education Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts. The donation will help fund the JFFA’s annual… Continue reading

The Port Angeles Education Foundation recently donated $2,000 to the Juan de Fuca Foundation for the Arts. 

The donation will help fund the JFFA’s annual Kids’ Fest which will be conducted virtually this year to kick off the Memorial Day Weekend Festival. 

Pictured, left to right, are Kayla Oakes, JFFA executive director and Nola Grier, PAEF administrative director.
Dr. John Miller

Oympic Medical Center welcomes new family medicine physician

Olympic Medical Center has announced that family medicine physician Dr. John Miller has joined the staff. Miller completed his undergraduate degree at… Continue reading

Dr. John Miller

Peninsula College Community Education to offer CDL course

Peninsula College Community Education has announced a new course to prepare students to pursue a commercial driver’s license. The 160-hour course will… Continue reading

Sinclair Place resident Martin Arnold cuts the ribbon to mark the start of the the senior living facility’s Freedom Ceremony. 

The ceremony marks the fact that 100 percent of the residents have been vaccinated which allows the facility to ease rules regarding movement out into the community. 

Pictured on the left is Victorya Rivera, community relations manager at Sinclair Place.

Ribbon cutting marks 100 percent vaccination for facility

Sinclair Place resident Martin Arnold cuts the ribbon to mark the start of the senior living facility’s Freedom Ceremony. The ceremony marks the fact that… Continue reading

Sinclair Place resident Martin Arnold cuts the ribbon to mark the start of the the senior living facility’s Freedom Ceremony. 

The ceremony marks the fact that 100 percent of the residents have been vaccinated which allows the facility to ease rules regarding movement out into the community. 

Pictured on the left is Victorya Rivera, community relations manager at Sinclair Place.
Skipper Jared Minard, left, and Ella Ventura, boatswain, accept the Hiltner Trophy for Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields. The Chief Seattle Council named the Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields, ship 1212, as its fleet flagship during a recent award ceremony. The selection as flagship allows the Marvin Shields to retain the traveling Hiltner Trophy and fly the flagship pennant at its masthead for the second year. The Sea Scouts is a program for youth ages 14-20. For more information, visit www.seascoutshipmarvinshields.org.

Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields named fleet flagship

The Chief Seattle Council named the Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields, ship 1212, as its fleet flagship during a recent award ceremony. The selection as… Continue reading

Skipper Jared Minard, left, and Ella Ventura, boatswain, accept the Hiltner Trophy for Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields. The Chief Seattle Council named the Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields, ship 1212, as its fleet flagship during a recent award ceremony. The selection as flagship allows the Marvin Shields to retain the traveling Hiltner Trophy and fly the flagship pennant at its masthead for the second year. The Sea Scouts is a program for youth ages 14-20. For more information, visit www.seascoutshipmarvinshields.org.

Sequim veterinarian practice changes hands

Fourth-generation Sequim resident J. David Kirner has purchased Country Care Veterinary and Acupuncture Services from Melissa Smith. Kirner graduated from Massey University’s College… Continue reading

Kennedy Bruch

Soroptimists announce STAR Awards for Port Angeles juniors

Soroptimist International of Port Angeles presented STAR Awards to six juniors from Port Angeles High School during a recent Zoom meeting. According… Continue reading

Kennedy Bruch
A selection of Esther Webster’s historically significant paintings includes scenes of local industry, business, and recreation. 

Photo by Nora Pitaro.

Virtual discussions set on life of Esther Webster

A virtual discussion on the life of Esther Barrows Webster is planned at 10 a.m. Saturday. The discussion is in connection with… Continue reading

A selection of Esther Webster’s historically significant paintings includes scenes of local industry, business, and recreation. 

Photo by Nora Pitaro.
Richard Lawson focuses on one aspect of the flower in "Backyard Dahlia."

Ceramics, photography on display at Gallery 9

Ceramics and photography are featured at Gallery 9 this month. Featured artists for March are Mike Middlestead of Circle M Ceramics and… Continue reading

Richard Lawson focuses on one aspect of the flower in "Backyard Dahlia."

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday. This week features Brix Marine, formerly Armstrong Marine, and their plans… Continue reading

Director of Economic Development Council to speak to Rotary of East Jefferson

Brian Kuh, the executive director of the Economic Development Council Team Jefferson, will address a meeting of the Rotary Club of East… Continue reading

North Olympic Library System to host lecture on avoiding scams

The North Olympic Library System will host “Avoiding Scams: Tips to Protect Yourself” at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. The lecture, which will stream… Continue reading