Anneli Fogt

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Respected island dog trainer competes in World Sheepdog Trials

Islander Maggi McClure was among the nearly 250 people from 30 countries…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 9:56am

Seals hosting all-day fundraiser Friday for pool cover, upgrades

In three weeks, the Vashon Pool will end its summer season and…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 9:58am

Islander takes Music Mends Minds to international Rotary convention

Two years after bringing the program to Vashon as a Rotary community…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:35am

VCC receives grant to go toward generator

When the power went out during Vashon’s February snowfall, Puget Sound Energy’s…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:41am

Nearly full eclipse will be visible Monday

While millions are heading to Oregon this weekend to witness the nation’s…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:42am

New administrator, nurse, behavioral health provider at clinic

Next month will mark the one-year anniversary of Neighborcare’s Vashon clinic and…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:44am

Girl airlifted after fall off Dockton Marina building

A 12-year-old Vashon girl is in stable condition and recovering at Harborview…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:45am

Fleeing war, Syrian refugee families start lives on Vashon

* After months of fundraising and networking with the local Muslim community,…

  • Aug 16th, 2017 11:17am

County voters reject arts, heritage, science tax

A King County measure that proposed a sales tax hike to provide…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 10:00am

Food bank offering kid-focused garden workshops this month

Island children ages 5 through 9 can learn all about growing and…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 11:20am

Islanders in need of local pet boarding, sitting, walking can turn to B-Town

After 20 years on Vashon, Avalon Pet Care closed its doors in…

  • Aug 11th, 2017 10:14am

Heat to continue through week, smoke lingers

There will be little change this week to the high-80s and low-90s…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 11:37am

Commission votes: Ferry fares to rise Oct. 1

Members of the Washington State Transportation Commission last week approved a fare…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 10:04am

Tacoma fire boat assists with Thursday fire at Maury Island Marine Park

Vashon’s fire department responded to a beach and brush fire at Maury…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 9:22am

Former arts organization director named Strawberry Festival Grand Marshal

In recognition of the work completed while she headed Vashon Allied Arts…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 9:31am

VPD considers structured hours at skate park amid vandalism, drug reports

The Vashon Park District is considering bringing back supervised sessions at the…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:02am

Fundraiser underway for VPD’s free swim lesson program, rowing club

The Vashon Park District’s new free swimming lesson program is underway, and…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:06am

Work beginning on new cafe in Fuller Store building

Vashon’s most historic commercial building is in the process of being turned…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 11:07am

Small brushfire near harbor only incident reported on July Fourth holiday

Fireworks caused a small brushfire on Maury Island’s Kingsbury Road last Tuesday…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 8:28am

Election: County proposition could bring thousands to island organizations

Many Vashon organizations, including the school district, heritage association and arts center,…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 12:05pm

VPD board approves new Commons Agreement

Commissioners overseeing the Vashon Park District last Tuesday unanimously approved a new…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:23am

Playspace building sells to island couple

The island’s only french immersion preschool has a new home in what…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:29am

Construction project starting at north end

Lane closures near the north-end ferry terminal are possible in coming months…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:36am

Construction underway on new eatery in town

A pizza restaurant and coffee shop is coming to Vashon town, according…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:36am

Final Fairyoke night being held at the Eagles Friday

After more than six years of fairy magic-filled karaoke nights at the…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:41am

Coming Home: Finding a family in hard times

Islander Mary Sage first realized her love for Vashon about 30 years…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 8:23am

Register for the Burby

Registration for the 2017 Bill Burby Inspirational 5K/10K Runs and 5K Walk…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 8:56am

New summer camp for adults to be held on Vashon

Summer camp is no longer only for schoolchildren. One million adults nationwide…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 9:13am

New reverend installed at Presbyterian church

After 18 months with an interim reverend, Vashon Presbyterian Church has installed…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 9:15am

After two decades, beloved Chautauqua teacher retires

Former students talk about Chautauqua teacher Gail Labinski as a nurturing and…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 9:22am

Park, school boards take step toward new Commons Agreement

The Vashon Park District board met Tuesday after press time to discuss,…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 9:33am

New food takeout business slated to open in town this summer

In a world that is requiring people to spend more time at…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 9:50am

Islander starts tennis club on Vashon, camps this summer

Seven months ago, Marcus Gautesen, a new islander at the time, started…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 11:37am

School district passes budget as funding questions loom in state budget process

The Vashon Island School District board last Thursday approved a $38.7 million…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 3:02pm

New business to open at Vashon Landing building

After four years operating as a pop-up dinner club, the trio of…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 9:13am

Low tide festival at Point Robinson Saturday

On Saturday, the waters of Puget Sound will recede from the banks…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 10:06am

Park, school staff decide on Commons payment, boards to discuss

Vashon park and school board staff last week decided on an amount…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 10:12am

AmeriGas fined for six violations in connection to Vashon Energy fire

AmeriGas Propane has been cited for six serious violations and owes $18,000…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 10:13am

Summer Picnics in the Park program starts this month

Now in its fourth year, the Vashon food bank’s Picnics in the…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 10:36am

Park, school boards still negotiating Commons

Despite being in conversation for months, members of Vashon’s park and school…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 10:38am