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  1. Reporter's Notebook: Hello digital, so long sheriff's log | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... before I inherited it, had been one of the newspaper's most popular features. It proved to be so on Journal, Sounder (Orcas) and Weekly (Lopez) websites as well. The department is well on its way to going "paperless" with its incident reports. The ...

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  2. Ferries readies to roll out full-scale reservation system with winter sailing schedule | Guest ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... of the first decisions was that eastbound reservations (Anacortes bound) would be provided only from Friday Harbor and Orcas, due to the greatest need and limited terminal space on Lopez and Shaw. Westbound reservations will be provided to all ...

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  3. West Seattle whale-watching: Orcas in view againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | West Seattle Blog

    2:54 PM: If you missed seeing them earlier this week - those two orcas are back in the area again, just passing Alki Point moments ago and headed south. Thanks to the tipster who sent word of this; the Orca Network Facebook page also has sightings ...

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  4. West Seattle whale-watching: Orcas in the area againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | West Seattle Blog

    Multiple reports this morning of orcas back in the area - we've heard of southbound whales sighted near Bainbridge and Blake Islands.

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  5. Vikings volleyball team wears pink; girls beat Friday HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    ... had a. 231 hitting efficiency. Freeda Crow finished the match with three blocks in the middle. During the game, the Orcas girls - and coach Gregg Sasan - wore pink in honor of breast cancer awareness and passed out pink ribbons. We encourage an open ...

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  6. Discovering the San Juan IslandsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | New Mobility

    ... islands have become popular destinations for tourists and are accessible only by ferry, boat and airplane. San Juan, Orcas, Lopez and Shaw islands feature unlimited opportunities to hike, kayak, whale watch and experience the spectacular scenery of ...

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  7. Do you have a big heart but limited time? Try fostering insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... or cat because they travel frequently or are only part-time residents, then fostering can be a great solution," said Orcas Animal Shelter Director Marsha Waunch. "They can enjoy a pet for the time they have available." Shelters can be high stress ...

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  8. Public can join in Torch Run on Peninsula todayRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Olympics of Washington. The officers will be joined by a team of Special Olympics athletes from Clallam County - the Orcas - and a Jefferson County squad called the Warriors for a 60-mile relay from Laird's Corner west of Port Angeles to the Hood ...

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  9. 11.7 million little storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Crosscut.com

    ... Times this spring . It is the story of Ben Nuez-Marquez, the sawyer who runs my 90-year-old grandfather's old-style Orcas Island sawmill. Like Jaime Rubio-Sulficio, Nuez (he goes by his first last name) crossed the border into the U.S. illegally ...

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  10. Preview of solid waste plan releasedRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    ... and updated Solid and Hazardous Waste Plan must contain. If the proposed charge passes, most collection on San Juan, Orcas and Lopez Islands is expected to remain self-haul. If the charge fails, almost all garbage and recycling will be ...

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  11. Reporter's Notebook: Hello digital, so long sheriff's log | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... before I inherited it, had been one of the newspaper's most popular features. It proved to be so on Journal, Sounder (Orcas) and Weekly (Lopez) websites as well. The department is well on its way to going "paperless" with its incident reports. The ...

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  12. Council delays decision on extension of farmland tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... county council heard from impassioned supporters of the farmland conservation program during its regular meeting on Orcas last week. "I used to think this program was for wealthy landowners who wanted a tax break," said audience member Bob Gamble, ...

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  13. Ferries readies to roll out full-scale reservation system with winter sailing schedule | Guest ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... of the first decisions was that eastbound reservations (Anacortes bound) would be provided only from Friday Harbor and Orcas, due to the greatest need and limited terminal space on Lopez and Shaw. Westbound reservations will be provided to all ...

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  14. Seattle Musician and Wife Lose Everything After Their Moving Truck Is StolenRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | The Stranger

    Seattle musician Rafael Anton Irisarri (aka the Sight Below , half of the band Orcas ) and his wife Rita, a clothing designer, were planning to move to Westchester County, New York today. They packed up their moving truck with all of their belongings ...

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  15. Lutheran Church in the San Juans welcome New PastorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... serving as the Pastor of The Lutheran Church in the San Juans. a unique multi-island congregation with a presence on Orcas, San Juan and Lopez Islands on May 15. Pastor Purdum, a native of Seattle, is returning to familiar territory after acquiring ...

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