A raccoon kit at Wolf Hollow Rehabilitation Center - Contributed Photo/Wolf Hollow

They may be cute, but they're still wild

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 8:00AM

Why is it a problem to directly feed young wild animals? It is all to do with what they are learning when they are youngsters. At this juvenile stage their parents are teaching them skills that will enable them to survive on their own in the wild for the rest of their lives, and they only have a few months to do it in.

Orcas man charged with assault with a deadly weapon

  • Jul 16, 2015 at 7:00AM updated Jul 31, 2015 at 4:47PM

Orcas Island resident Peter William Sherman, 27, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon in the second degree for an incident on July 4 in Eastsound, Orcas Island. Bail was set at $10,000. Sherman is awaiting a trial set for Sept. 21.

Friday Harbor Grange receives state civic award

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 10:00AM

Reorganized in 2012 after a span of 91 years, Friday Harbor Grange #225 with 15 members was selected as the overall first place winners in the 2015 Washington State Grange Community Service Contest.

William (Bill) MacKinnon 1926 — 2015 | Passages

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 10:00AM

Saturday; July 18, at the San Juan Island cemetery was the scene of a commitment ceremony for William (Bill) MacKinnon, born Oct. 1, 1926, a former longtime resident of Friday Harbor who passed away on January 8th of this year in Mesa, Arizona.


Say “Thank You,” at the Fair | Letters

  • Jul 31, 2015 at 10:00AM

I would like to personally thank the many people who work tirelessly, behind the scenes, to make the County Fair the huge success it is.

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