King County Sheriff's detectives arrest Canadian man for sex crime

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 11:37AM

Detectives with the King County Sheriff’s Office Special Assault Unit arrested a 30 year old Smithville, Ontario man on Friday Jan. 23 for communicating with a minor for immoral purposes.

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San Juan Island Trails Committee presents Spring Break Out Potluck

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 11:16PM

The San Juan Island Trails Committee announced at 6 p.m., March 19th, at the Grange Hall for the much anticipated Annual Trails Committee Potluck.

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San Juan County Economic Development Council offers free workshop on business planning and financing

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 11:12PM

The San Juan County Economic Development Council will present a free half-day workshop for small businesses and entrepreneurs on Orcas Island, from 9 a.m. until noon on Tuesday, Feb. 24. Advance registration is required.

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State laws protecting aquatic species a national model | Washington Department of Ecology

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 11:08PM

Washington’s drive to protect salmon and other aquatic species became a national model today as brake manufacturers, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and an association of states signed an agreement based on Washington’s low-copper standards.

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Better Business Bureau tips to avoid dieting scams

  • Jan 25, 2015 at 10:58PM

Every January, the goal to lose weight and get in shape is at the top of New Year’s resolution lists. After all the snacking and feasting that goes on from Thanksgiving to Jan. 1, that’s no big surprise.