Alpine Lake expansion takes strong step toward reality

  • Today at 11:33AM

Federal legislation expanding the Alpine Lakes Wilderness and designating both the Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers as "Wild and Scenic" has passed a significant milestone. The Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions and Pratt and Middle Fork Snoqualmie Rivers Protection Act (H.R. 361) passed out of the House Natural Resources Committee with a favorable recommendation.

Kingston Community News

Two-boat ferry service returns to Edmonds-Kingston route

  • Today at 2:03PM

The Edmonds-Kingston ferry service is back to two boats.

Bainbridge Island Review

New police officer joins department

  • Today at 2:00PM

Long-time island resident and former Suquamish Police Officer Jon Bingham has joined the Bainbridge department.

Bainbridge Island Review

Bainbridge parks opens off-leash dog park this week

  • Today at 2:00PM

Officials with the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Parks and Recreation District have announced that the finishing touches on the park will be installed by this week.

Journal of the San Juan Islands

Two-day shutdown of international sailing 'irresponsible,' Ranker says

  • Today at 1:59PM

State Sen. Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas Island, said WSF's repositioning of boats gives the Edmonds-Kingston two boats and leaves the international run with none. “Historically, when a ferry is down elsewhere in the system, replacement ferries have come from the San Juan route," he said. "During the winter...."