Boater Education Card class on Orcas

The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary San Juan Islands Detachment and the San…

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San Juan County health consortium helps create online resource guide, increase immunizations

Submitted by San Juan County Community Health Initiatives Consortium Local health and…

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Community church celebrates 50 years

The following was submitted by Orcas Island Community Church. You’re invited to…

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San Juan County HomeShare program seeking pilot program participants

Local housing advocates are moving forward with a proposed San Juan County…

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Letters to the Editor

Vote for Alex Ramel | Letters

Alex Ramel would be a fantastic representative for the 40th district in…

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Need answers from the port | Letters

Are you one of the many people who had no idea the…

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‘Jeannie’ Hofmann | July 17, 1939 – July 15, 2018

Doreatha Jean “Jeannie” Hofmann passed away in Mt Vernon on July 15,…

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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