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You can get daily email “digests” of our articles published each day. Or you can get each article as it is posted via Facebook. And you can always visit our website to see what’s new. Although there are a variety of ways for you to get our latest news stories, please consider supporting Orcas Issues with your paid subscription whenever possible (see below).

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Orcas Issues New and Views has been informing the Orcas Community daily for over seven years.We think the online news service we provide is a daily habit you appreciate  — a new model of “Community Journalism” based on the highest standards of traditional journalism while serving local communities with contributions from the public, as well as from the news service staff and regional “feeds” such as .

In order to compensate our technical, graphic and editorial support and to continue to maintain the website on a daily basis,  we are asking our readers to choose from one of the monthly payment options we offer through PayPal, or for those among our readers who can, to support Orcas Issues at a higher level — of $1,000 annually.

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Thanks everyone!

Margie Doyle


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Read Orcas Issues’ Daily — 1 Comment

  1. Thanks Patty, for pointing this out. We’ve discovered that in an automatic upgrade to our WordPress platform, code was removed allowing the link. So, thanks to Ann Palmer of Techno-Sense, our contracted webmaster, we got it fixed. So please, try again and click away! Thank you,
    Margie Doyle