Christopher Peacock has had years to perfect the art of fathering, from raising three kids to working in management.
The seniors were: Ruby Adrian, Solange Aguilar, Macklin Blackadar, Daniel Briggs, Joshua Bronn, Lana Bronn, Freeda Crow, Spencer Crowe, Rylan Date, Juan Pablo Dias-Alvares, Chase Drake, Ridley Folkins, Jessica Gudgell, Winter Hyatt, Ryan Ivans, Bailey Johnson, Mykal Keyes, Ana Ledgerwood, Juliette Mann, Aidan McCormick, Jordan McGee, Di Wang Mowrey, Adelaine Newcombe, Tara O’Neil, Garett Pietsch, Andrew Nile Reed, Annie Ryder, Morgan Sabine, Doug Smith, Devon Stanvione, Soren Sweet, Nicholas Toscno, Jenna Tully, Zackary Wolford, Tika Zbornik, Jake Zier.
Outdoor burning permits for all residential and commercial brush piles will expire at the end of June.
A San Juan Island man accused of secretly taking photographs and video footage of his teenage daughter and her boyfriend having sex, and of storing those images on his computer, will stand trial on a pair of sex-related felonies in mid-August.
For the second time in three years a 21-year-old Bothell man, accused most recently of sexually assaulting two alcohol-impaired teenage girls at a late-night party in October on Orcas Island, is slated to stand trail of charges of felony rape in San Juan County.
The county council is searching for citizens to fill vacancies on various boards and commissions. Information about each committee is available at: http://sanjuanco.com/Council/AdvisoryCommittees.aspx.
Did you know about Ocean – not the one with salt water, but a town called Ocean, Wash.?
Two contenders in the Honorary Mayor of Eastsound race are off to an early lead.
They seem to be everywhere – appearing in wriggling masses from out of the blue. And when spied, islanders want to know one thing – how they can these tent caterpillars be destroyed.
Have you purchased or eaten Townsend Farms Organic Anti-Oxidant Blend of frozen berries with Pomegranates since April? Costco has sold over 1,800 units of frozen berries at nearby stores over the last four weeks. This product is linked to 30 cases of Hepatitis A in a multi-state outbreak.
In the wee hours of the morning, a house fire with explosions occurred in the Willis Lane neighborhood near Obstruction Pass.
Given the number of sign-ups to date (900) and feedback from our members, it is unlikely that the proposal would gain enough support to mitigate the financial risk. OPALCO has closed the sign-up process and is returning deposits to those who pre-subscribed. We have a new direction that will put us on the path to realizing our vision.
San Juan County Sheriff Rob Nou on Tuesday presented the County Council with more than 20 pages of documents and almost as many reasons why the council should approve obtaining a new boat for law enforcement, firefighting, EMS and marine rescue purposes in San Juan County.
Food Masters launched its newest program, the Orcas Island Seed Library, to the public last week.
Thank you so much to all of the volunteers in our community who make a difference in our schools.
Traci Walter took this photo of a humpback, known as Big Momma, off Friday Harbor last week.
When Bishop Craig Anderson was asked what he wanted for a retirement gift, he always replied, “I want a solar system for our church.”
If you like funk, soul, reggae and salsa, and you like to dance, you won’t want to miss the debut of new Orcas resident and “DJ Guskid.”
It's a new record for the Orcas Island Community Foundation.
The clouds come in and the rains come down. The upside is that all that moisture gives us an island rich in green. Look down and see long grasses, flowering bushes or look up to thick evergreens and bountiful broad leaves.