The Actors Theater of Orcas Island presents the second ever production of the play "Listening Glass" by Seattle playwright Jerome Vernich. Join us at the Grange for a tour of the Maricopo Major Crimes Unit police station which is in the middle of a murder investigation.
Jessica Lynne Whitis, 25, of Friday Harbor, is charged with vehicular assault, assault in the third degree, two counts of reckless endangerment, violating a no-contact/protect order for domestic violence, driving under the influence and resisting arrest. Her arraignment is set for Sept. 2 in San Juan Superior Court.
Washington state's employment security department released unemployment data for July 2016 on Tuesday, Aug. 23.
On Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016, Sophie Alice Sisson and Joseph Louis Riley were married on Orcas Island.
Molly (Miriam Rose) Madden was born March 10, 1929, the fourth child of Raymond Daniel Madden and Gladys Gertrude Guard. She passed on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016.
There's a new game being played on Orcas Island, and it mixes art with exploration.
Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith tear into sound with sensual prowess with their group Rising Appalachia
Jim Coffin has resigned from the Orcas Island Fire and Rescue Commission. TJ Dicaprio has been appointed as his replacement.
The Orcas Island Library Board will hold a special meeting in the Orcas Library Community Room at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24. The agenda includes the Nov. 8 levy lid lift ballot measure, building project update and public campaign.
Kaleidoscope is gearing up for its 11th annual "Island Grown, Island Raised" dinner auction event. It will take place at Morning Star Farm on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 4 p.m. The evening will include a gourmet picnic appetizers, dinner, dessert, local wine, beer and progressive silent auction items. Tickets are $50 each and may be purchased in advance by calling 376-2484 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Two young Orcas horse-riders gave it their all during the small fry competition.
Team PM survived to win the fourth annual Orcas Summer Spike Volleyball Tournament on Sunday, Aug. 21, fighting through 30 mph wind gusts to earn the coveted champion's hats. The smiling winners are Bruce Entrikin, Nicholas Castagna, Stacey Carpenter and Hank Date. Nicholas Castagna was named the tournament's outstanding player.
The 2016 summer series of Music in the Park is winding down.
Nine island horse 4-Hers have qualified to compete at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup from Sept. 2 to 25
On the night of Sunday, Aug. 21, Orcas Island Fire and Rescue responded to a state fire mobilization request by sending a brush truck to Lincoln County.
The Orcas Island Kings tackle football team is holding a raffle for an official NFL Jersey signed by Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith.
At 15 years old, Orcas Island-grown magician Matthew Laslo stood on a Las Vegas stage, in front of thousands of people, to perform an original effect for Penn and Teller's television show.
Submitted by Paul Kamin, general manager of Eastsound Water Users Association
This year at the Orcas Island Historical Museum's Auction, you will have the rare opportunity to have lunch with Lewis, the Mayor of Eastsound. You will have a chance to bid on one hour of time with Lewis and a delightful picnic lunch that will be prepared for you and Lewis to enjoy on the Village Green. Perhaps you would like to know how Lewis was so successful with his campaign or how he feels about traffic lights in Eastsound? What does Lewis feel is his most important role as Mayor?
Submitted by OCS