Packed courtroom hears closing statements in Bothell murder trial

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 2:41PM

The closing statements from the Alan Smith murder trial, accused of killing his estranged wife Susann Smith in Feb. 2012, were heard in a Snohomish County courtroom today.

Journal of the San Juan Islands Letters

No money for new ambulance? What happened to capital reserve? | Letters

  • Today at 5:06PM

Long ago, a capital reserve fund was in place to provide funds to replace aging ambulances... at present it is not in place and there have been no ambulances purchased. I assume the monies were transferred to the general fund... and, if so... why?

Journal of the San Juan Islands

Friday Harbor Village fetches $940K at foreclosure sale

  • Today at 4:55PM

Carson Rasmussen of Fairview Investment Fund said the firm's intent for the apartments is to "rent them" and that he and his partners have no immediate plan to alter the rent restrictions on the 26 units that have historically made them affordable for low to moderate income households.

Journal of the San Juan Islands

Friday Harbor got spirit, yes it do—Go Seahawks!

  • Today at 3:14PM

Donned in Seahawks green-and-blue, San Juan Island Seahawks fans turned out en masse for a community "12th Man" photograph on the eve of Super Bowl XLIX.

Bainbridge Island Review

Islander gets his pilot’s wings

  • Today at 3:00PM

Air Force 1st Lt. Alex Carter, a graduate of the Bainbridge High Class of 2007, received his USAF pilots wings in a ceremony at Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma, on Jan. 23.