Dam removal initiative finds footing in DC

Logo for Southern Resident Killer Whale Chinook Salmon Initiative. - Contributed photo
  • Jan 31, 2015 at 7:00AM

What started as a petition to be submitted to Washington state congressional representatives will soon find its way to the nation’s capital.


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From a critter’s perspective

  • Today at 7:00AM

Would you like to have raccoons living in your attic or a river otter under your house?

Orcas football fans ready for Super Bowl

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 1:02PM

Seahawks fans on Orcas Island showed their pride on Jan. 30, just days before the Super Bowl game against the Patriots.

Ferries renamed after the Seahawks; Washington senators make wager with Massachusetts senators

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 11:18AM

Passengers traveling on the Washington State Ferries Sunday, Feb. 1, will be boarding the “M/V Russell Wilson” or crossing Puget Sound on the “M/V Marshawn Lynch” as Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the vessels be named in honor of the Seattle Seahawks. In other local Seahawks news, Massachusetts Senators Elizabeth Warren and Edward J. Markey and Washington state Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell announced a friendly wager between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks.

County health adopts patient’s bill of rights

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 4:38PM

San Juan County’s Board of Health adopted a revised Patient Bill of Rights at their regularly scheduled Board meeting on Dec. 19.

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