Letter to Editor: Larsen’s Stand on Coal Exports Challenged

 – by Walter Corbin –  It is certainly appreciated that U.S. Representative Larsen visited the San Juan Islands recently. The environmental efforts that are made by our elected officials are surely welcomed by the San Juan Islands community. However, should that same area be cloaked with coal ash, airborne nitrous … Continue reading

Freedom is Not Free!

– from Diane Baxter – At this time we are preparing an exhibit to be displayed at the American Legion, 793 Crescent Beach Rd., Eastsound, for Memorial Day week.  We are honored to have this opportunity to show our gratitude to those who have given their lives for our freedom … Continue reading

Meet Interim Ferries Chief George Capacci

San Juan Islands Reservation System a priority — from Washington State Ferries’ Captain George A. Capacci – I am Capt. George Capacci, the interim assistant secretary appointee for the WSDOT Ferries Division. … I would like to take this opportunity to recognize David Moseley as he concludes his tenure as … Continue reading

Lummi Leaders to Discuss “Visions of Xwe’chi’eXen”

Photo courtesy of Floyd McKay and Crosscut.com

Friday, April 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Odd Fellows Hall – from the Orcas NoCOALition — On Friday evening, April 18, Lummi tribal leaders will speak out again about their opposition to the proposed coal terminal at Cherry Point near Bellingham. The event will occur from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. … Continue reading