The 27th annual ‘Round the County’ race results

Organizer Betsy Wareham created Round the County race 27 years ago. She lives on Orcas Island. - Contributed photo / Stephen Hulley
  • Nov 25, 2014 at 9:20AM

This year marked the 27th year of the Round the County Sailboat race. Sponsored by Friday Harbor Sailing Club and the Orcas Island Yacht Club.

Undersheriff looks back on island years

  • Nov 24, 2014 at 7:00AM

On Monday, Undersheriff Bruce Distler will get on a ferry with his wife Bonni, their car and trailer and say farewell to the island he has called home for the last eight and a half years.

Lopez Library welcomes author and world kayaker Nigel Foster

  • Nov 23, 2014 at 7:00AM

To kick off Lopez Library’s “Winter Wanderlust Series” (a few days ahead of the winter solstice). The library welcomes world renowned kayaker, kayaking instructor and author Nigel Foster.

Drug operation and man on the run from Orcas

  • Nov 22, 2014 at 7:00AM

An Orcas Island man, the target of a home-invasion about a year ago by a would-be armed robber, was dealt a 20-month prison term last week after pleading guilty to a series of felony drug and weapons crimes.

Lopez wins first team selections and sportsmanship award

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 10:36AM

The Northwest 1B League and the Northwest 1A/2B/1B League Boys’ Soccer presented a first team selection for Cosmos Cordova, sr. forward. Alex Rendon, sr. midfielder received an honorable mention. The team also won the sportsmanship award.

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