This summer has held a number of facilities updates at Orcas Christian School.
As summer winds down and I think about all the kids’ camps that have happened - music, ceramics, sailing, Orkila, soccer, Spanish, circus, farm animals, golf, etc. - I am grateful for this place.
Having completed my first month in office, it continues to be an honor to serve as Eastsound’s mayor.
The County Council will be discussing the bridge project at next Tuesday’s Council meeting in Friday Harbor. If you can be there to express your opinion that would be great. You can also call or email the council members so they have your opinion before the public discussion.
Thank you to all the visitors and residents of San Juan County who helped with the success of this year’s photography department at the San Juan County Fair.
And so it is with very little fanfare but a great deal of thanks, appreciation and gratitude that I would like to thank Joyce Nigretto for everything that she has done for our children and for our island over the years. For every off-island trip, for every time you navigated snow covered roads, for every child who arrived home safe and secure from a day at school. Thank you! Enjoy your retirement Joyce! You’ve earned it!
The Orcas Montessori School would like to express our heartfelt thank you to the United Way. With a generous grant from the United Way, we were able to continue our crucial tuition assistance program during the 2013-2014 school year.
During the 4 of July parade, a group protesting jet noise from NAS Whidbey participated. When they passed, my wife and me, both navy vets, we gave them the thumbs down sign, without further comment.
We recently spent three wonderful days kayaking in the San Juans using our own kayaks. Leaving Jones Island we had the option of landing in Friday Harbor or Orcas Island near the ferry.
I want to take a moment to thank the voters of San Juan County for participating in the 2014 Primary Election.
My name is Ron Krebs. As your next Sheriff of San Juan County, there are a number of goals that I want to achieve. There are a number of issues that I believe directly affect the communities that we serve. My goals are as follows: