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  1. Crossroads lecture: 'Early Humans and You: Discovering the Past through our Genes'Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    The lecture is at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday night at Orcas Center, followed by a question-and-answer period and reception with the speaker.

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  2. Weekend Best Best: Third annual 'Isle Be Wed' wedding showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Be Wed wedding show, a two-day event and the only one of its kind in the San Juan Islands, will take place March 8 on Orcas Island and March 9 on San Juan Island. The show will once again feature 40 different vendors promoting an intriguing ...

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  3. Ain't over til it's over; more time to purchase native plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Sale. The sale is scheduled for March 29, 9 a.m. to noon, on San Juan (Fairgrounds), Lopez (Sunshine Builders) and Orcas Islands (The Grange). Plants native to the Pacific Northwest are beautiful in the garden and landscape, are beneficial for ...

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  4. Meetings March 6 & 12 about Deer Harbor bridge replacementRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... a three-way stop and hard shore armoring. Department personnel will be available at the following community events on Orcas to offer information about the design and other aspects of the project:

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  5. Events on San Juan, Orcas, Lopez featured in GOP 'Reagan Weekend'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... 378-4738. Friday's dinner is a featured event of the local GOP's "Reagan Weekend," with events on San Juan, Lopez and Orcas islands. Bryant will also speak at a noon lunch on Lopez Island, March 8, at the Lopez Island Community Church, $20 per ...

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  6. San Juan County GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... dinner in Friday Harbor is a featured event of the local GOP's "Reagan Weekend," with events on San Juan, Lopez and Orcas islands. Bryant will also speak at a noon lunch on Lopez Island, March 8, at the Lopez Island Community Church, $20 per ticket, ...

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  7. Convicted of rape, 22-year-old former Orcas Island resident to serve 15 months in prisonRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    A 22-year-old Kirkland man who four months ago confessed to sexually assaulting two teenage girls on Orcas Island a year ago in late September was ordered to serve 15 months in prison on two counts of third-degree rape.

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  8. Orcas Fire Dept. launches levy info programRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    Leading up to the Levy Lid-Lift Election on April 22, and an ongoing recruitment drive for volunteer firefighters in Doe Bay, Orcas, and Deer Harbor; Orcas Island Fire and Rescue will be hosting a series of events geared to inform the community of its overall operations, funding, and the details of the Levy Lid-Lift.

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  9. Lakeside hires Derrek Falor to run girls soccer programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... regional, and national awards. During this time, he also served short stints as an assistant coach of the Bellingham Orcas of the USISL and the Washington State Olympic Development Program U-19 and U-17 teams. In 2001, he moved on to DePaul ...

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  10. Feb. 21 film, talk in Port Angeles to follow wayward orcaRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... in 2001 in Nootka Sound on the west coast of Vancouver Island. Luna was born into the Southern Resident community of orcas, which spends summers eating salmon in the Salish Sea. Orcas who belong to the Southern Resident community generally never ...

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  11. Proposed bill to help elderly if communication goes downRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | KING-TV Seattle

    Patty Resch remembers her father, Jack Cadden of Orcas Island, as a man who spent his life serving others.

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  12. FerriesRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    Washington State Ferries: For Thursday, February 13, the following schedule adjustments will occur due to mechanical problems with the Sealth: The Elwha sails a late 11:20 am Anacortes to Shaw and Orcas sailing, and a late 12:55 pm Orcas to Anacortes return sailing, and will run an estimated 40 minutes behind schedule.

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  13. No dirt about It: Aquaponics takes urban farming underwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    ... an understanding of how natural ecosystems function. Eventually, Currier made his way to a farm in Nicaragua , where Orcas Islander Doug Bullock was teaching a Permaculture Design Course [PDC]. Bullock, who, according to his website, puts the 'cult' ...

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  14. Crossroads lecture: 'Early Humans and You: Discovering the Past through our Genes'Read the original story

    Oct 24, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    The lecture is at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday night at Orcas Center, followed by a question-and-answer period and reception with the speaker.

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  15. Seattle urban agriculture dives into aquaponicsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    ... an understanding of how natural ecosystems function. Eventually, Currier made his way to a farm in Nicaragua , where Orcas Islander Doug Bullock was teaching a Permaculture Design Course [PDC]. Bullock, who, according to his website, puts the 'cult' ...

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  16. Deer Harbor Marina fire extinguished after six hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Orcas Fire and Rescue personnel were dispatched to the Deer Harbor Marina for the report of a structure fire on Feb. 10 around 7 p.m. Arriving responders found the marina building closest to the main road heavily involved in fire.

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  17. San Juan Island angler lands winning salmon in Roche Harbor derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... third with a 15-pound, 12-ounce chinook. Holman, his wife Carol, Vicki Telford and Kevin Klein were trolling near Orcas landing about 1:30 p.m. when he hooked the winner. As he reeled the fish Holman knew it was of decent size but became amped when ...

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  18. United Way awards $86K to 19 groupsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... $86,300 to 29 vital programs exclusively in San Juan County. These programs are operated by 19 non-profit agencies on Orcas, Lopez and San Juan islands. San Juan Island Family Resource Center (Head Start PIP, San Juan Mentor, Preschool-Kindergarten ...

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  19. Key to better stewardship? Teamwork | Guest ColumnRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... promoting a stewardship ethic in the San Juans. The current membership includes two dozen members representing Lopez, Orcas and San Juan islands. (See below.) Membership dues are not mandatory, but by donation only. The first collaborative effort ...

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  20. Orcas, dolphins put on rare show in Departure BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    A dolphin jumps out of the water in Departure Bay to a killer whale in this image taken from a video by research scientist John Ford, head of the Cetacean Research Program, for Fisheries and Oceans Canada, in Nanaimo.

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