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Use the three “P’s” to determine truth | Letter

The “Three P’s” are a basic method for distinguishing something that’s true…

  • Dec 28th, 2020

 

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1st grade Parent Orientation Night | Letter

Orcas Island School District has put together a parent orientation night to…

  • Dec 27th, 2020

 

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Gratitude is too small a word | Letter

From the Orcas Island Food Bank Board. It’s the time of year…

  • Dec 24th, 2020

 

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We should all be grateful for most of our medical support system on the island | Letter

by Laurie Miller The Warren and Laurie Miller Trust After nearly 30…

  • Dec 23rd, 2020
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Change in Eastsound | Letter

In the good old days the sewers emptied onto the beach which…

  • Dec 21st, 2020
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The Olive and the Oil — A Story of Chanukah | Letter

From the midst of constellations and the distance of the ages A…

  • Dec 19th, 2020
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Carrying on from COVID | Letter

On Dec. 9, the Sounder reported three positive COVID tests being actively…

  • Dec 16th, 2020
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Reform Washington state’s taxes | Letter

If you meet a grizzly bear in the woods, you need to…

  • Dec 15th, 2020
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Why can’t I get a flu shot? | Letter

In light of the seeming urgency being put forth that seniors, being…

  • Dec 14th, 2020
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Wreath sale gratitude | Letter

Orcas Montessori School has SOLD OUT of wreaths this year in record…

  • Dec 13th, 2020
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Happy holidays from the Lions Club | Letter

Dear Orcas friends and neighbors, As members of the Orcas Lions Club,…

  • Dec 10th, 2020
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Beach access | Letter

Living without adequate access to our Islands beaches is true malarkey. I…

  • Dec 6th, 2020
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A Message from Superintendent Anne Presson, Orcas Island Health Care District | Letter

Please join leaders from OIHCD and Island Hospital on Thursday, December 17th…

  • Dec 5th, 2020
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Some of the 445 pounds of food donated to the Orcas Island Food Bank through the Fly Washington Food Bank program.

Thanks from Port of Orcas!

The Port Of Orcas would like to say THANK YOU for all…

  • Dec 4th, 2020
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Some of the 445 pounds of food donated to the Orcas Island Food Bank through the Fly Washington Food Bank program.
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$300 tax deduction for 2020 in addition to standard deduction | Letter

Next Tuesday is #GivingTuesday, and in these challenging times, we want to…

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We cannot let Bristol control hospice care | Letter

Bristol Hospice has discovered the soft underbelly of perhaps one of the…

  • Dec 1st, 2020
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Repeal sex education bill | Letter

The voters of Washington State passed Proposition 90, the Sex Education Bill,…

  • Nov 20th, 2020
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Say no to COVID holidays | Letter

In regards to the pandemic, is it just me or does anyone…

  • Nov 18th, 2020
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Stay home for the holidays | Letter

As cases spike dramatically in San Juan County, Washington and the United…

  • Nov 16th, 2020
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Postal service appreciation | Letter

The Eastsound Postal service is outstanding. Last night after dark, the mail…

  • Nov 15th, 2020
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Regarding Veterans Day | Letter

It’s that time of year again, Veterans Day. Veterans Day is always…

  • Nov 10th, 2020
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State could reduce DSHS eligibility | Letter

Washington state has started the budget process for the next biennium, which…

  • Nov 6th, 2020
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Help stop disastrous hospice sale | Letter

San Juan County, being relatively tiny in the eyes of Medicare, receives…

  • Nov 4th, 2020
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Gratitude for Rick Hughes | Letter

Speaking as an individual Lopez citizen, I want to share my deep…

  • Nov 2nd, 2020
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Nonpartisan Rick Hughes chooses to unify not divide | Letter

Donna, Matthew and I chose to vote for Rick Hughes for many…

  • Nov 2nd, 2020
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Vote for Cindy Wolf | Letter

My name is Sally O’Brien and I’m a counselor on Orcas Island.…

  • Nov 1st, 2020
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Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter

I have known Rick Hughes for the better part of 50 years,…

  • Nov 1st, 2020
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Vote for Wolf | Letter

I am choosing to vote for Cindy Wolf for County Council, District…

  • Oct 31st, 2020
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Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter

With COVID cases surging around the country, it is worth remarking that…

  • Oct 31st, 2020
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Vote for Cindy Wolf | Letter

Cindy Wolf has my whole-hearted support as a candidate for the County…

  • Oct 31st, 2020
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Vote Hughes for county council | Letter

Rick Hughes. The people’s person, steadfast advocate, balanced, the right choice. A…

  • Oct 31st, 2020
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UW Medicine prepares for Orcas Island clinic transition | Letter

UW Medicine has been proud to provide high-quality primary care at the…

  • Oct 30th, 2020
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Vote Rick Hughes | Letter

It is important for us all to realize that our charter calls…

  • Oct 30th, 2020
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Support for Cindy Wolf | Letter

It is my great pleasure to write in support of Cindy Wolf…

  • Oct 30th, 2020
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Keep Rick Hughes on the county council | Letter

Rick Hughes has earned my vote to re-elect him to our county…

  • Oct 29th, 2020
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Hughes for council | Letter

After taking the time to research our two candidates for the County…

  • Oct 29th, 2020
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Vote for Rick Hughes | Letter

Rick Hughes is the best choice for County Council. I met Rick…

  • Oct 28th, 2020
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Huddle Lopez Island unanimously endorses Palmateer and Wolf | Letter

We at Huddle Lopez Island are excited to endorse Ryan Palmateer and…

  • Oct 27th, 2020
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Vote for Hughes — the politics of the middle | Letter

These are polarized times. While all are free to express their opinions,…

  • Oct 27th, 2020
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Approve referendum 90 | Letter

Our State Legislature has wisely created and passed a law requiring the…

  • Oct 26th, 2020
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