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6/24/2018 6:18:00 PM

— by Leif — The Orcas Island School District (OISD) Board in regular business transacted after the special session Monday June 18th in the school cafeteria passed one resolution and discussed several other matters briefly. The SLP, Speech/Language teacher and the school nurse who has been shared with the Lopez … Continue reading

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6/24/2018 5:54:58 PM

— by Margie Doyle — At the end of the public hearing session of the June 18 meeting of the Orcas Island School District Board, Chair Janet Brownell thanked all the concerned parents and neighbors who spoke to urge the school to keep, and expand, the Montessori classroom. “[It illustrates] … Continue reading

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6/24/2018 12:51:44 PM

Sunday, July 1, 7:30 p.m., Orcas Center Outdoor Stage — from Laura Kussman for Orcas Center — Calling all Beatles fans and fanatics! Come feast your ears and dine on the raw and spirited covers of Abbey Road LIVE!, returning to Orcas Center the first of the month at 7:30pm, … Continue reading

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6/24/2018 12:41:35 PM

Friday, Saturday, Sunday July 6, 7, 8, 7:30 p.m., Sea View Theatre — from Donna Laslo — Local award-winning magician Matthew Laslo makes his annual return to the Sea View Theatre stage as a part of the island’s July 4th festivities. He’s back home with new illusions and stories from … Continue reading

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6/24/2018 10:31:33 AM

— from Nick Power — On Friday June 22, 2018 Nick Power, current candidate for the office of San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney filed for a Temporary Restraining Order against San Juan County and its Auditor Milene Henley in federal district court in Seattle. Mr. Power asks the Court require … Continue reading

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6/23/2018 3:09:01 PM

— by Margie Doyle — It was brief, it was zany and it was just what the doctor ordered to celebrate summer on Orcas. Penny Sharp Sky led the baton twirlers, and John Clancy introduce the embracing sun to all comers. In between were dragons and dinosaurs, ladybugs and bumblebees, … Continue reading

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6/23/2018 12:27:03 PM

Friday, June 29, 7:30 p.m., Orcas Center — from Laura Kussman for Orcas Center — One performer, six guitar styles. Six Guitars, a performance by Chase Padgett, comes to the Orcas Center on Center Stage Friday, June 29 at 7:30 p.m. He will perform six different guitar-playing characters, each sharing their … Continue reading

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6/23/2018 12:13:17 PM

— from Diane Martindale for SJI Museum of Art — Friday Harbor has turned into “quilt central” as the quilt walk engendered by the Conversations With Gee’s Bend exhibition at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) gets underway. Fourteen businesses and establishments feature 21 quilts made by San … Continue reading

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6/23/2018 11:39:26 AM

— from Cindy Wolf — We will win this battle for the soul of our country. This moment is why people started organizing in our communities two years ago. The Trump faction wants chaos and fear. What we can do is create order and systems to bypass, mitigate, challenge and … Continue reading

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6/23/2018 9:11:40 AM

— from San Juan County Sheriff’s Office — Wednesday, June 13, 2018 18-003907 Malicious Mischief 12:41:30 06/13/18 An Orcas Deputy responded to the Orcas Sportsman Club regarding vandalism. The investigation revealed that someone trespassed onto the property when it was closed and fired bullets into a wooden stand. A report … Continue reading

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