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All aboard? Grumble if you like, but WSF's reservation system might not be so bad after all| Editorial

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 10:00AM

When it happens to something very familiar, something very important, like travel on the state ferry system, change may seem even that much more of a headache. We get that. Still...

 

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Of oaks, folks and climate change | Guest Column

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 7:00AM

On one sweltering day, I turned to focus on the fir landscape below as my arms relaxed in the abrupt quiet. Sawdust swirled in the noon sun, chainsaw pinging hot. We strained, pinch-fingered while removing a cross-section of history writ in solid wood, from a reclining, furrowed grey trunk, at rest for maybe a century.

Council's would-be moratorium smacks of self-interest, defies voter mandate | As I See It

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 4:12PM

In a fair world, legislation should never have the look-and-feel of a NIMBY action that turns a deaf ear to a voters’ mandate.

Journal political cartoon; Nov. 26 edition | Opinion

  • Nov 23, 2014 at 7:16PM

Cartoonist Rob Pudim's view on local news and events are published weekly in the Journal of the San Juan Islands, and on SanJuanJournal.com.

Traffic signals: Pedestrian versus vehicle—no one wins | Guest Column

  • Nov 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

Responsibility for safely sharing the road is a two-way street. I think about how most collisions and pedestrian contacts are, well, preventable.

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