Pinching pennies, pay cuts, draw down in reserves in store for SJ EMS

  • Today at 8:00AM updated at 2:42PM

The 2015 EMS budget calls for cost-cutting, including salary reductions for administrative staff, and tapping reserves to shore up revenue, but change in "zero-balance" billing policy for district residents.

Island holidays: the ‘hull’ truth | Reporter's Notebook

  • Today at 8:00AM

Such is life when outfitting a boat, most of your money and time goes into it.

Charles Warren Lindenberg: 1932—2014 | Passages

  • Today at 6:00AM

Charlie kept his love of music, his sense of humor, and his warmth to the very end. He will be sadly missed. He loved San Juan Island and didn’t want to be anywhere else.

And it keeps on growing: four years after moving to larger space Co-op will expand again

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 5:17PM

Nearly four years since the doors opened on Mullis Street and it’s time to expand again. A volunteer effort this summer transformed an unused back room of the building, that once functioned as a metal shop, into a space to store food, sort deliveries, and host workshops and cooking classes.

Savor the holiday weekend in San Juan style

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 4:58PM

With the long weekend there are plenty of holiday themed activities on the home front. Islanders share what they are doing for Thanksgiving.

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