Inslee statement on Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion

— from Governor Jay Inslee’s office — Gov. Jay Inslee released a statement today following the Canadian government’s announced approval of the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion.  “The Canadian government’s decision today to approve the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion is alarming and deeply disappointing. The costs to our environment and communities … Continue reading

Orcas Center in search of front-of-the house volunteers

— from Orcas Center — Orcas Center’s front-of-the-house team is known for making the theatre a welcoming place for all visitors. We are currently in need of additional front-of-the-house staff: House Managers, Ushers, Box-Office, and Bartenders (preferably licensed). Training is provided. You’ll not only be able to see events at … Continue reading

A film that fights for the future of fish

Monday, June 24, 6-9 p.m., Odd Fellows Hall — from Frances C. Robertson, PhD., County Marine Resources Committee — The San Juan County Marine Resources Committee announces the screening of Artifishal, a film about people, rivers, and the fight for the future of wild fish and the environment that supports them. The … Continue reading

Odd, isn’t it? Orcas Solstice Parade to celebrate 21 years

Saturday, June 22, noon, beautiful downtown Eastsound — from Laura Gibbons — Everyone is invited to celebrate the 21st Annual Summer Solstice Parade on Saturday June 22nd at noon in Eastsound. The theme is “Carnival of Element.” The always colorful, whimsical procession will once again glide, swirl, and dance starting … Continue reading