Island-wide power outage scheduled for Thursday night

Outage will last anywhere from a few minutes to 30 minutes.

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Sharing the Stage headliners return to their musical roots

Local youth musicians will open for Snuff Redux.

School district officials tell legislators: sustainability, solvency at risk

The Vashon Island School District is projected to face a $600,000 shortfall for the 2021-22 school year if no changes… Continue reading

Joe Nguyen, newly elected to state senate, looks ahead

Joe Nguyen, the son of Vietnamese immigrants and a lifelong resident of the 34th Legislative District, won the state senate… Continue reading

With comment period closed, WSF will hold meeting in West Seattle Dec. 12

Editor’s Note: Washington State Ferries has changed its December meeting to Dec. 12; this version reflects the correct date. The… Continue reading

Island’s oldest Marine takes a look back

Midge Grace is proud of her service with the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.

Funding primary care is focus of health collaborative

Neighborcare is expecting a $350,000 operating deficit this year at the Vashon clinic.

Water district to discuss raising rates

Water District 19 will hold a meeting next Tuesday, where commissioners will discuss raising water rates. They would like members… Continue reading

Experts relocate osprey nest near VHS field

Last week, a family home close to the high school and new track and field was relocated — but the Continue reading...

Islanders protest Trump’s attorney general pick

A crowd of 70 islanders, joined by the Backbone Campaign, protested at the four-way stop Friday evening in support of Continue reading...

Weekend celebration will honor island elder

Vashon’s Quaker community is hosting an unusual version of a celebration of life this Sunday; the group is honoring someone Continue reading...

Vashon Then & Now: New season looks at island’s Japanese-American past

Islanders can step back in time to examine the contributions of Japanese Americans on Vashon, as well as the tragedy Continue reading...

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Local Students Engineering Smart Solutions for Boeing

Collaborative robotics, haptic alert systems for hearing-impaired employees and riveting safety — Continue reading...

 

Everybody wins in Boeing’s energy-reduction battle

There is nothing like a little friendly competition to show how when Continue reading...

 

Boeing inspires the next generation of engineers and technologists

Thousands of young students benefit from company volunteers’ teaching in STEM subjects

 

Boeing’s 737 MAX 7 takes center stage in 2018

Aircraft to be produced at Boeing’s Renton factory on the shores of Lake Washington