Orcas’ first Pride a success | Photos

Hundreds of islanders and visitors gathered on Sunday, June 23 in the…


Tow Away Zone to perform Music in the Park

Carl Burger, Marj Franke and Tish Knapp – members of the group…

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                                Lance Evans wearing one of the shirts and showing the back design.

Chamber to sell t-shirts for funding fireworks show

The Eastsound fireworks show, put on by the Orcas Island Chamber of…

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Abbey Road LIVE! Celebrate the Fab Four’s Finest at Orcas Center

Submitted by Orcas Center. As Woodstock became the defining moment of the…

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Lewis to open Brown Bag concerts

Emmanuel Episcopal Parish and the Music Committee will present organist and choir…

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Roar VBS: Life is wild, God is good

Submitted by Orcas Island Community Church. A summer kids’ event called Roar…

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High School Sailing Team spring season wrap

The high school sailing team finished up its spring season in May,…

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Irene Sina (Brudie) Fisher | Aug. 19, 1926 – June 8, 2019

Irene Sina (Brudie) Fisher died at home on Orcas Island on June…

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Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer