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THIS WEEKEND June 22-24

Regional, state and national news items

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Environment, Science and Whales

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Ferries

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Why are the ferries late so often?

Why are the ferries late so often?

So far, this has been the season of late-running ferries. According to Washington State Ferry Public Information Officer Ian Sterling, the problems mostly stem from the Yakima's propeller problem. It can't be fully repaired until space...

Semi-truck transporting MRI scanner traps ferry riders for hours

Semi-truck transporting MRI scanner traps ferry riders for hours

A combination of factors - road construction, bent propellors, late-running ferries -  are making travel on Washington State Ferries in the San Juans a pretty miserable experience this spring. The winners of the worst ferry experience...

Samish is back; replacing the Hyak

The 144-car M/V Samish replaces the 144-car M/V Hyak on Friday, June 1, beginning with the Anacortes 6 pm to Lopez and Friday Harbor.

Ferry ridership down slightly for Memorial Day weekend compared to 2017

There was a lot of traffic on Washington State Ferries over the Memorial Day weekend, but not quite as much as in 2017. The numbers system-wide were:  475,000 in 2018 480,000 in 2017 450,000 in 2016 435,000 in 2015  420,000 in...

Sports and Recreation

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Obituaries

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