Some good news for the southern residents

The arrival of a new calf is the first successful birth for the orcas in three years.

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New scholarship to honor physician Gary Koch

Colleagues of longtime island doctor Gary Koch have recently created a scholarship for graduating seniors in his honor and are… Continue reading

IFCH welcomes new president

The council works with islanders who are homeless or at the risk of becoming homeless

Lawyer to discuss immigrant rights

Matter will tell stories of her personal experience with asylum-seeking refugees and others

Workshop offers household preparedness tips

Speakers will cover a wide range of topics

VIFR responds to fire at Sawbones

Vashon Island Fire & Rescue responded to a fire at Pacific Research Laboratories shortly after 5 p.m. this evening. On… Continue reading

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

Fate of Tramp Harbor dock is in question

Contamination and safety concerns have plagued the dock for years.

Honoring Martin Luther King, event to examine social justice

“I think this is really an opportunity to see the world from someone else’s point of view.”

Land Trust seeks votes for Matsuda Farm project

Votes for a cold storage and washing facility will be tallied online through Jan. 31.

King County Sheriff’s Deputy Kurt Lysen retires

Lysen was last deputy to both live and work on the island

News

Lawyer to discuss immigrant rights

Matter will tell stories of her personal experience with asylum-seeking refugees and others

 

IFCH welcomes new president

The council works with islanders who are homeless or at the risk of becoming homeless

 

Sports

Pirates are a team both on and off the court

In the first two possessions against University Prep Saturday night, the Vashon Pirates got passes to players under the basket… Continue reading

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League play derails win streak

After winning nine non-conference games, the Pirates fell to league rivals.

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Opinion

Trump’s wall: An environmental disaster

Despite Sunday’s spring-like temperatures and sunny skies, a crowd of people attended The Land Trust’s second Wild and Scenic Film… Continue reading

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Redesigning Vashon for the next century

We must think outside the box like we have never done before.

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Marketplace
More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019