Smooth sailing during Thanksgiving holiday requires planning and patience

It’s not just those awkward dinner table conversations that Thanksgiving travelers need…

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Ralph M. Kaplan | Passages

1934 – 2018 Orcas Island resident Ralph Kaplan passed away at Swedish…

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San Juan’s wild turkeys remembered

by Peggy Butler San Juan Island Although wild turkeys have been absent…

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OICMF presents Leaves of Gold Concert

Submitted by the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival. Orcas Island Chamber Music…

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Letters to the Editor

Odds thank you | Letters

Each year the Odd Fellows award two scholarships to community-minded seniors at…

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Thanks from YES for Homes

The YES for Homes Coalition of San Juan County extends its sincere…

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Sports

Orcas boys soccer team win state quarterfinal matchup | Next game is this Friday

Submitted by Athletic Director Ryan Wilson. In a game that Viking head…

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Obituaries

Terry O’Brien | Passages

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, Terry O’Brien, a dreamer, adventurer and jolly…

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Anita Ruth Boldman | Passages

Anita Ruth Boldman was born in Hood River, Oregon, on Aug. 22,…

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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