48 Hours Mystery – The Barefoot Bandit Sneak Peak

November 11, 2010
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48 Hours Mystery – The Barefoot Bandit Sneak Peak

Colleen Armstrong is Editor at Islands Sounder newspaper and resides on Orcas Island. She Attended Skagit Valley College and Washington State University, after graduating from Lopez High. CBS’s 48 Hours Mystery will be airing this Saturday at 10PM on CBS.

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Orcas Island Historic Museum

November 11, 2010
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One of the best places to gain an appreciation of the deep history of Orcas Island. Spanning 14,000 years now.. With the discovery yet to be announced in detail…

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Miller Wants Spelling Mistakes to Count – for Him

November 11, 2010
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News from Alaska.. check.

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The Socialist Nightmare Continues..

November 11, 2010
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More from Jon Stewart.. Reporting on the Stockholm Syndrome..

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Saving the Sea, One Island at a Time

November 11, 2010
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From Ted Talks

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national weather forecast

November 11, 2010
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA 755 AM PST THU NOV 11 2010 .SYNOPSIS… AFTER A QUIET…SEASONABLY COOL AND MOSTLY CLOUDY DAY TODAY…A COLD FRONT WILL BRING THE NEXT CHANCE OF VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TONIGHT AND FRIDAY. THE UNSETTLED…OCCASIONALLY SHOWERY AND SEASONABLY COOL WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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Roberts Supreme Court Rules Monsanto 1 humans 0

November 10, 2010
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Roberts Supreme Court rules monsanto 1 humans 0 Huffington Post

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Orcas Island Weather report –

November 10, 2010
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It was partly cloudy today with the temps reaching over 55 in some parts of the Island. Clouds gave way to perfect blue skies this afternoon, and when the sun set temperatures dropped.. Okay, well, there’s a big giant “New Leaf” in this, but you get the idea.. Perfect clear skys, sliver Moon ! Amazingly wonderful gift – another gorgeous day and night on...

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Teen Found – Parent Used Facebook

November 10, 2010
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Teen Found – Parent Used Facebook

According to recent information posted in the Evansville Courier and Press, the teen girl was located by police at a friend’s house.  Her Mom used Facebook to reach out to find her.. From the article.. MAX ROLL: When Rachel Buyher’s 16-year-old daughter ran away Nov. 3, Facebook wasn’t her first step to find the missing girl. Buyher filed a missing persons report the day...

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San Juan Islands Buy-Sell-Trade Update

November 10, 2010
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San Juan Islands Buy-Sell-Trade Update

Facebook continues to attract more Islanders. Adding together the various San Juan Island and Orcas Island Facebook groups, there are over 2,000 facebook users in San Juan Island County. San Juan Island Buy Sell Trade continues to grow, with 775 members sharing all kinds of items  – some selling, some buying and others for trade.. There are free items as well.. Keeping the exchange...

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Vice-Presidency of Joe Biden

November 10, 2010
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Vice-Presidency of Joe Biden

As told by the Onion satirical News.. “America’s Finest News Source”

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Energy Star.Gov offers details $1500 credit

November 10, 2010
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Energy Star.Gov offers details $1500 credit

We can sometimes argue about government’s role, power and/or lack of it, but there are sites operated by the government that provide impartial information intended to produce a public benefit. EnergyStar.Gov is such a site.. In red.. Please note, not all ENERGY STAR qualified products qualify for a tax credit. ENERGY STAR distinguishes energy efficient products which, although they may cost more to purchase than...

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How to Apply for Home Renovation Tax Credits

November 10, 2010
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How to Apply for Home Renovation Tax Credits

Time to do it is *now* .. Homeowners can get $1,500 or more in tax credits for renovation improvements — if the work is done in 2010. Install a high-efficiency furnace, insulate and fix windows.. Post a Job Offered or Wanted on San Juan Islands Jobs .. The 20th anniversary of the Energy Awareness month was last October. While American’s are very motivated to...

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Preserving Old Growth in the Pacific Northwest

November 9, 2010
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We are always discovering new treasures where nature has been at work for thousands and millions of years.. The pacific northwest has much undiscovered country as this TED video describes.

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CBS News 48Hours Mystery

November 8, 2010
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Featuring many individuals on Orcas Island and some of the most beautiful images and video available will air this Saturday. 11/13 at 10PM Coming this Saturday… Don’t miss this chance to see some wonderful scenes shot around Orcas Island and some of your neighbors and residents talk with Peter Van Sant. Keep an eye out for Rod Magner, Alison Magner and other neighbors from...

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Genetically Modified Broccoli Shrieks It Benefits

November 8, 2010
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Genetically Modified Broccoli Shrieks It Benefits

Oh, the future is upon us. Monsanto and others have told the Congress to make it illegal to label Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and since 2006, most of the rest of the world has shunned GMOs from the US. In fact, China just refused a shipment of food from the US because its genetically modified organism tainted. Not to worry, Monsanto and friends will...

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Winfred Taylor

November 7, 2010
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzFe2cc2CxQ

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Maple Rock Farms at Island Market

November 7, 2010
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Look my new video on Ustream. http://ustre.am/:IXif

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1990s Art on the Island

November 7, 2010
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a bit of humor I found while visiting Magic Air Tours…

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