Survey says? Mixed results for law enforcement; sheriff unveils top goals

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 12:57PM

What Sheriff Ron Krebs found most startling about the poll was that only 16 percent of survey responders checked excellent in response to deputies’ professionalism in their interactions with the community. “My goal is to change that quickly,” he said.

Wolverines ousted from post-season play in regional losses| Prep basketball

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 7:00PM

A gritty come-back bid fell just short as the Friday Harbor boys basketball suffered a season-ending 52-49 defeat in the regional round of the 2B state tournament. Without point-guard Taylor Turnbull in the lineup, the girls team fell prey to the defensive pressure of the Toutle Lake, runner-up in the 2B state tournament a year ago.

Birth: Atlas Cove Short-Banry

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 8:50AM

Atlas Cove is the son of first-time parents Bridey Short and Friday Harbor High School graduate Britt Banry, Class of 2006. He was born Jan. 30 in Petersburg, Alaska, wherer the couple make their home.

Sneak peek: progress on Museum of History & Industry unveiled

  • Mar 2, 2015 at 7:00AM

Want a peek at what's in store, well, here's your chance. The Historical Society is offering tours Wednesday, March 11, 5-8 p.m., as part of a MHI preview and to showcase the progress to date on the four featured exhibits, fishing, farming, logging and limestone.


Call for release of captive killer whale resonates in Canada, too | Letters

  • Mar 1, 2015 at 3:00PM updated at 7:05PM

We’re gathering signatures and spreading information about Lolita and the Orca Network retirement plan. See Let’s keep hoping, keep working.

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