Vashon Island Local News

  • Rates of Alzheimer’s Disease expected to rise in Washington, nationwide
    by Cameron Sheppard on March 5, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Report records 120,000 diagnoses in Washington. Rates of Alzheimer’s Disease expected to rise in Washington, nationwideCameron Sheppard

  • Ana Kathleen Cooper
    by Wire Service on March 5, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. She passed away at age 69, with her adoring husband at her side. Ana Kathleen CooperWire Service

  • King County considers grocery store worker hazard pay for those in unincorporated areas
    by Aaron Kunkler on March 5, 2021 at 1:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The King County Metropolitan Council will vote during its next meeting on whether to grant hazard pay to grocery store workers employed by large stores in unincorporated King County. King County considers grocery store worker hazard pay for those in unincorporated areasAaron Kunkler

  • Inslee OKs use of single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine
    by Wire Service on March 4, 2021 at 10:50 pm

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The governor acted after receiving the recommendation of a scientific panel enlisted by Western states. Inslee OKs use of single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccineWire Service

  • Knitters’ Leader Steps Down, Can You Step in?
    by Wire Service on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The future of the Knit for Kids group depends on finding a new leader. Knitters’ Leader Steps Down, Can You Step in?Wire Service

  • In-Person Education Resumes, With Littlest Learners First
    by Elizabeth Shepherd on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Preschool and kindergarten students arrived for school Monday morning for the first time in a year. In-Person Education Resumes, With Littlest Learners FirstElizabeth Shepherd

  • Play Ball: Student-Athletes Compete on Fields, Courts Again
    by Wire Service on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Here are The Beachcomber’s first recaps of school sporting events in more than a year. Play Ball: Student-Athletes Compete on Fields, Courts AgainWire Service

  • Students Dig Deep to Spotlight Sources of Strength
    by Wire Service on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Vashon schools been intentional about providing lessons to Vashon kids during COVID. Students Dig Deep to Spotlight Sources of StrengthWire Service

  • Talks, Music and Divine Drag Are on the Way From VCA
    by Elizabeth Shepherd on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The arts center is offering everything from cabaret to classical music to informative lectures. Talks, Music and Divine Drag Are on the Way From VCAElizabeth Shepherd

  • Virus Variants Detected in King County
    by Wire Service on March 4, 2021 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Here’s what you need to know about Feb. 23 to March 1. Virus Variants Detected in King CountyWire Service