Entries by Jon Anderson

Suquamish Tribe wins land use case at George’s Corner

Legal victory safeguards Tribe’s Grovers Creek Hatchery Kitsap County must comply by Dec. 20 By Melody Allen George’s Corner is a rural crossroads development located 1.5 miles west of Kingston, Washington, at the intersection of Hansville Road and State Route 104 in northern Kitsap County.   Under the State of Washington’s Growth Management Act (GMA), George’s […]

In Wake of 9-11 Sept is National Preparedness Month

Did you know that #NatlPrep Month is a result of increased emergency preparedness in the wake of the 9/11 attacks that occurred 18 years ago today? Since 2004, September has been declared National Preparedness Month and is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The focus is on personal and community preparedness. This year’s theme is #PreparedNotScared and […]

Suquamish Tribe dedicates new dive boat

In emotional ceremony, Tribe names ship after icon of Suquamish diving community Members of the Suquamish Tribe welcomed the newest member of the Suquamish Seafood Enterprises fleet in a dockside dedication ceremony Thursday morning. The F/V Carriere will serve as the flagship for the Tribe’s geoduck harvesting operations. “This is a really big great day, […]

Summer Safety Tips

Here are some great summer safety tips from Seattle Children’s Hospital: Fun in the Sun Protect your child from too much sun. The sun’s rays are strongest between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., so be extra careful during that time. Whenever your child is outside, use sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of 15 […]