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EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday. This week features Marsha Massey, Olympic Peninsula Visitor Bureau executive director,… Continue reading

Health care merger for nonprofits

Seattle-based Virginia Mason and Tacoma-based Catholic Health Initiative Franciscan completed a merger during January. The nonprofit health care organizations now form Virginia Mason Franciscan Health… Continue reading

The Sequim UPS Store, seen here in December, closed this month as its owner said a sale of the franchise has yet to finalize. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group

UPS Store in Sequim closes again

Former owner says franchise sale not final yet

The Sequim UPS Store, seen here in December, closed this month as its owner said a sale of the franchise has yet to finalize. Matthew Nash/Olympic Peninsula News Group
Adam Killpack

Podiatrist joins staff at Olympic Medical Center

Podiatrist Adam Killpack has joined the staff at Olympic Medical Center. Killpack will see patients with foot and ankle conditions at the… Continue reading

Adam Killpack

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday. For information email [email protected] • Forks Chamber of Commerce — Virtual… Continue reading

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JCPenney begins liquidation of store after 26 years in Sequim

Sales to continue through tentative closure in mid-May

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EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. This week features Jim Haguewood, discussing Elevate PA 2026. Meeting access is by… Continue reading

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday. For information email [email protected] • Forks Chamber of Commerce — Virtual… Continue reading

State employment agency processed fake claims

A news station in Washington state has obtained records that show fraudulent unemployment claims were filed last year in the… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2021

EYE ON BUSINESS: This week’s meetings

Virtual meeting at 11 a.m. Wednesday. For information email [email protected] • Forks Chamber of Commerce — Virtual… Continue reading

Washington State Patrol seeking applicants

The Washington State Patrol has announced that they plan to hire 60 trooper cadets and 24 commercial vehicle enforcement officers for the July… Continue reading

Co-op meet postponed for pandemic

The 86th annual meeting of The Co-op Farm and Garden has been postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. “Protecting the health, safety and… Continue reading

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Sequim creates canopy tent program to help eateries

Permits not required under emergency order in pandemic

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Lindsay Rae has joined the staff of Shear Elegance Salon in Port Angeles.

New cosmetologist joins Shear Elegance Salon

Cosmetologist Lindsay Rae has joined the Shear Elegance full service salon. Rae specializes in men’s cuts, blowout styles and specialty hair coloring.… Continue reading

Lindsay Rae has joined the staff of Shear Elegance Salon in Port Angeles.
Jefferson Heathcare's COVID-19 physicians, from left to right, are Doctors Steve Butterfield, Tracie Harris and Joe Mattern.

Jefferson Healthcare recognizes staff members

Jefferson Healthcare has announced the recipients of its Fourth Quarter Recognition program. The program highlights the service of an employee, a provider… Continue reading

Jefferson Heathcare's COVID-19 physicians, from left to right, are Doctors Steve Butterfield, Tracie Harris and Joe Mattern.
The Sequim UPS Store is opened for limited hours from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. as staff awaits a new computer system for shipping and receiving. Staff said they plan to expand hours and staffing once the computers are installed. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

UPS options change on the Peninsula

Stores open in Port Townsend, closed in Port Angeles, on reduced hours in Sequim

The Sequim UPS Store is opened for limited hours from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. as staff awaits a new computer system for shipping and receiving. Staff said they plan to expand hours and staffing once the computers are installed. Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Jobless rate keeps climbing on Olympic Peninsula

Counties shed jobs, especially in hospitality sector

Donna Pacheco

Olympic Medical Center updates marketing, communications department

Olympic Medical Center has promoted one staffer and hired two more in its marketing and communications department. Marketing employee Donna Pacheco has… Continue reading

Donna Pacheco