Time will tell whether the San Juan Ferry reservation system deserves a No. 1 spot as the big news for 2014, but thankfully you are not the ones navigating the ferries (“Top 10 stories of 2014,” Dec. 31, pg. 1).
Eastbound ferries from Anacortes will end up on the rocks and westbound ferries from Friday Harbor and Orcas will end up in Canada. [“Reservations are available for eastbound sailings to all four ferry-served islands and on westbound sailings from San Juan and Orcas”]
Dan Zaehring/San Juan Island
— Editor’s note: Our compass clearly got turned around, as Mr. Zaehring cleverly notes in his letter and about the story referenced above.