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Power Planet Could Heat WWU, Waterfront in Bellingham

May 4, 2011
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The Bellingham Herald reports “BELLINGHAM – The gas-fired electric power plant that once supplied heat to pulp and tissue mills could be harnessed to heat Western Washington University, downtown Bellingham and a redeveloped waterfront.” Read more: http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2011/05/04/1998980/pse-power-plant-could-heat-wwu.html#ixzz1LPuMTl3X” Share via social networks. Tweet

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Osama Bin Laden killed by US Action. Body Recovered

May 1, 2011
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Osama Bin Laden killed by US Action. Body Recovered

President Obama is about to address the nation. 8:11 PDT Nearly 10 years after 9/11/2001 – the terrorist attacks which changed how security is handled in nearly all countries and as former President George Bush said would define his Presidency. NBS news reports the US forces have Bin Laden DNA and have the ability to assure that this indeed is Osama Bin Laden. For...

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Controversy National Preservation in the San Juans

April 28, 2011
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The issue isn’t so much its a democracy, as land is driven often by private interests and many see Federal support of local preservation as restricting the privatization of lands, the signage that the State of Washington maintains is legal rights of land owners – The Beaches and shorefronts, unlike Oregon’s designation of public access, are generally Share via social networks. Tweet

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San Juan Islands Smart Guide(tm)

April 18, 2011
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San Juan Islands Smart Guide(tm)

I’m happy to announce the new web supporting Tourism in the San Juan Islands. A billion dollars come to the San Juan Islands ever 10 years. Much of that is from Tourism, and those tourists are about to arrive this year. Are the Islands ready? They can be. When one wins we all win. I’m happy to update this posting with Aspenworks’ latest community...

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Interview with “This is Lizzard”

April 11, 2011
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Interview with “This is Lizzard”

Lizanne Hennessey and husband Roland Stolk have returned to Orcas Island from their 9 month ‘vacation’ in the Holland! You may have heard one of their well attended concerts on Orcas Island last year. Roland and Lizanne make up the the popular international duo ‘This is lizzard’. They are celebrating their return to the Island, by sharing their music with a CD, now available...

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Orcas Island Photo Contest Winners

April 1, 2011
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Orcas Island Photo Contest Winners

P R E S S R E L E A S E : Orcas Island Photo Contest – Winners Contest The Orcas Island Photo Contest started in late 2009 to provide a means to bring together the best photographs for an annual Orcas Island Photo Book book contest. 176 photographs were submitted to the Contest. The San Juan Islands are one of the most...

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Nuclear Alternatives: Solar Energy – Free and Renews Daily

April 1, 2011
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Nuclear Alternatives: Solar Energy – Free and Renews Daily

Yes, its a little known fact to many Nuclear experts that the Earth rotates around its axis, once every 24 hours. 49 of our great 50 states see sunshine for many hours each day. This natural gift is full of clean, natural energy. The kind of energy that has been growing flowers and producing rainbows since the beginning of time. Its a source that...

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Department of Emergency Management Interview

March 31, 2011
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I had an opportunity to talk with Brendan Cowan of the San Juan County Department of Emergency Management (DEM) office. Recently the DEM office brought a reverse 911 system online. A reverse 911 system makes an emergency call to you, rather than you calling it. The system is rather new, but working now. Jump to the DEM here from the DEM site: “As of...

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The Kitchen: Local, Organic, Delicious

March 29, 2011
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Seems like Spring has arrived. Blooms are on the Asian Plum tree, The Kitchen harvests for their delightful plum sauce. Like everything here its a cut above. Service is excellent, and the setting is uniquely beautiful There’s one thing wrong with The Kitchen in downtown Eastsound. I want to go there at 7AM to 11PM. So far i haven’t had much luck convincing the...

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Kenmore Airlines: Orcas Island

March 27, 2011
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Ever want to fly? Is a career in aviation for you? Orcas Island Airport has a long history of innovative and early flyers.. With the amazing scenes and beauty from the air, why wouldn’t it! Share via social networks. Tweet

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