Annual Children’s Christmas Market

Are you looking for a unique and affordable gift for Christmas? Then…

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Santa comes to town

In parts of the world, Santa arrives by sleigh, slides down chimneys…

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An abundance of opportunities to shop here at home | Editorial

Thanksgiving is a week away, and with that comes the launch of…


Choral Society carolers warm Orcas spirits

This year, kick off your holidays with real, old-fashioned Christmas spirit, as…

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Letters to the Editor

To the voters of Orcas Island | Letter

Thank you for your confidence in allowing me to continue serving as…

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Dodgeball is back

Thursday is for sharing gratitude with friends and family, Friday is for…

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Jaydon Krisch. (Contributed photo.)

Krisch Finishes with Personal Best

Jaydon Krisch ran his last cross country race for Orcas Island High…

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Walter Schulz.
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Walter Evan Schulz | Service Notice

Walter Evan Schulz, 93, of Chico, California and Orcas Island, passed away…

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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