When Leprechauns Turn Impish…

Following the St. Patrick’s Day parade in Eastsound today, some jovial, fun-loving leprechaun shared his or her holiday spirit with a Sheriff’s Office vehicle parked at Island Market. No reward has been issued. Suspect(s) unknown. Just hope the Deputy didn’t need to rush off to a life-threatening emergency. It takes a … Continue reading

Inslee Says Trump Budget “Incredibly Harmful” to State and Local Governments

— from Governor Inslee’s Office — President Trump today released a federal budget proposal that would make significant cuts in state and local government programs, including education, environmental protection, health care and many other critical services that Washingtonians rely on. “The budget blueprint issued today by President Trump includes incredibly … Continue reading

Senator Ranker to Discuss New State Budget State Senator in Eastsound on Friday

Friday, March 24, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Eastsound Fire Station — from Jeanne McPherson — State Senator Kevin Ranker will visit the Orcas Rotary on Friday, Mar. 24 in a meeting open to the public. Ranker will specifically address “Results of Our Recent Session: The New State Budget” in his presentation. All are … Continue reading