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By Karen Griffiths
Marissa uses Freesia, 6, a Paisley Desert HMA Oregon BLM Mustang,   Liberty training to instruct her to lift her left leg up.

HORSEPLAY: Trust, kindness are keys to training wild horses

TO QUOTE THE Glen Campbell song, “You Got to Try a Little Kindness” when training an unbroken or wild horse to willingly accept human touch… Continue reading

By Karen Griffiths
Marissa uses Freesia, 6, a Paisley Desert HMA Oregon BLM Mustang,   Liberty training to instruct her to lift her left leg up.
Photo Andrew T. May.    With the advent of cold weather arriving,  I made sure to protect Beth and Cappy's cherished dahlias with a covering of mulch. Now off to prune !!

A GROWING CONCERN: For great gardens, bring on the cold

REPEAT AFTER ME: This cold weather is GREAT … This cold weather is great … This cold weather is great! That’s right —I am sooooo… Continue reading

Photo Andrew T. May.    With the advent of cold weather arriving,  I made sure to protect Beth and Cappy's cherished dahlias with a covering of mulch. Now off to prune !!

Community dinners resume in Port Angeles

Port Angeles First United Methodist Church will resume its Friday Night Community Dinners at 5:30 p.m. tonight. The meal will be served… Continue reading

ISSUES OF FAITH: Ayin tov — the good eye

AS JEWS BEGAN reading the book of Exodus last week, we started the story of the Hebrews’ suffering under the Egyptian pharaoh and eventual escape… Continue reading

OUUF speaker scheduled

The Rev. Bruce Bode will present “Love Beyond Belief” at 11 a.m. Sunday. Bode will be… Continue reading

Prayer gathering for world peace slated

Bahá’is of Clallam County East will host “Prayers for World Peace” from 1:14 p.m. to 2:45 p.m Saturday. The community gathering is… Continue reading

The Rev. Cindy Akana

Program scheduled for OUUF on Sunday

The Rev. Cindy Akana will present “The Practice of Play” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Akana is the guest speaker at Unity in… Continue reading

The Rev. Cindy Akana
The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.

Unity in Port Townsend planning for weekend services

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will present “The Power of Oneness and The Christ Within” at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Douglas-Smith is the… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.
Marc Lassen
A 1918 Cadillac Type 57 owned by Marc Lassen of Gardiner is on display at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Mich.

Historic Cadillac featured at The Henry Ford

Gardiner owner features vehicle that served in WWI

Marc Lassen
A 1918 Cadillac Type 57 owned by Marc Lassen of Gardiner is on display at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Mich.
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BACK WHEN: The dangers of starting a new life in the pioneer age

LAST MONTH I wrote about Daniel Webster Pullen and his family. By 1870, Pullen had bought a trading post in La Push and was prospering.… Continue reading

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Andrew  May/For Peninsula Daily News       
Photographed this last Monday,  a witchhazel is seen in full bloom at my oldest and dear client’s yard. Normally Karen would not see this beautiful winter blooming shrub in color until mid-February, but our record-breaking warm temperatures of late have all our yards sprouting early this year.

A GROWING CONCERN: Hit the snooze button on too-early plants

AS PROMISED, HERE is my warning and worry about our way too warm seasonal weather of late! Witch hazel (the must have, spider like blooming… Continue reading

Andrew  May/For Peninsula Daily News       
Photographed this last Monday,  a witchhazel is seen in full bloom at my oldest and dear client’s yard. Normally Karen would not see this beautiful winter blooming shrub in color until mid-February, but our record-breaking warm temperatures of late have all our yards sprouting early this year.

ISSUES OF FAITH: Two-faced? Just that time of year

It’s that time of the year: to make resolutions. And it’s also that time of the year: to sum up last year and get the… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2024
  • By Keith Dorwick For Peninsula Daily News

Program planned for OUUF service

Dianne Whitaker will present “Luminescence Service” at 11 a.m. Sunday. Whitaker will be the guest speaker at Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1033… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.

Unity in Port Townsend planning for weekend services

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith will present “Begin Anew: Annual Burning Bowl and Vision Quest Service” at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Douglas-Smith is… Continue reading

The Rev. Pam Douglas-Smith.
The Rev. Asha Burson-Johnson.

Unity speaker set for Port Angeles

The Rev. Asha Burson-Johnson will present “I Lift Mine Eyes” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Burson-Johnson, a member of the Center for Spiritual… Continue reading

The Rev. Asha Burson-Johnson.
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‘Whodunnit Downtown?’ contest coming up in Sequim

First Friday Art Walk offers variety of venues

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Clallam libraries to host book talks in January

The North Olympic Library System will host three Book Discussion Group meetings in January, beginning next week. Everyone is welcome to join, each month or… Continue reading

Great Decisions meeting slated

The Great Decisions discussion group will meet at at 10 a.m. Friday. The monthly discussion group meets in the adult learning annex at… Continue reading

Shuttle and spindle meeting set

The North Olympic Shuttle and Spindle Guild will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday. The guild meets at the Olympic Unitarian Universalist Fellowship,… Continue reading

A GROWING CONCERN: Make resolutions for your garden revolution

TOMORROW, WE WELCOME in the new year. Since this is the first column to talk of the New Year, it is time to cover some… Continue reading