Seventy-five kids will join LIFRC for five differen summer classes. - Contributed photo

A week in the life of the LIFRC summer workshops

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It’s the last week of July, and we’re busy at the Lopez Island Family Resource Center. We’re in the midst of preparing for over 75 kids to join us for five different workshops at Lopez School this week.

Community Land Trust’s Salish Way Open House

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

Nestled in a lightly wooded area, just north of the Lopez Community Land Trust office, is the new co-op neighborhood, Salish Way. Three new homeowners, three women and three children welcomed over 100 visitors to view their homes at their Open House on July 19. Two of the women grew up on Lopez and now, they in turn, are raising their children here.

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How to help Eastern Washington firefighters

  • Aug 29, 2015 at 7:00AM

The Okanogan Conservation District is asking for support for firefighters and residents in Eastern Washington that are affected by the wildfires. This is the state’s worst fire season on record. An estimated 732,608 acres have burned, with 13 uncontained fires still burning. The Okanogan Complex fire is the largest wildfire the state has ever seen, nearing 300,000 acres.

Island County prosecutor recuses himself from jail death review

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 9:43AM

Island County Prosecutor Greg Banks announced today that he no longer believes he is the right person to review the April death of Keaton Farris in the Coupeville Jail.

Save the meeting dates and join the work

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 8:00AM

Life is not a sitcom, where problems are solved in less than 30 minutes and somewhere in between commercials, particularly when it comes to the issues of mental health and substance abuse.

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