• Charter review could overhaul King County Sheriff’s Office
    by Aaron Kunkler on February 23, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Several changes to the King County Sheriff’s Office were proposed. Charter review could overhaul King County Sheriff’s OfficeAaron Kunkler

  • PNW plant-based foods could help in climate fight
    by Aaron Kunkler on February 22, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Animal products create a lot of emissions, but veggie alternatives are coming from King County. PNW plant-based foods could help in climate fightAaron Kunkler

  • School board to explore late start times
    by Paul Rowley on February 20, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Middle and high school students need more sleep, but delaying the start of the school day is tricky. School board to explore late start timesPaul Rowley

  • Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of shows
    by Elizabeth Shepherd on February 20, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Noteworthy performers will grace the stage at Vashon Center for the Arts through the next month. Arts center pulls out the stops with upcoming slate of showsElizabeth Shepherd

  • Lawmakers flinch on banning for-profit detention facilities
    by Wire Service on February 20, 2020 at 2:15 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Last minute amendment exempted ICE detainment facility. Lawmakers flinch on banning for-profit detention facilitiesWire Service

  • King County considers free transit for low-income residents
    by Aaron Kunkler on February 19, 2020 at 5:05 pm

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The program would target those at or below 80 percent of the federal poverty level. King County considers free transit for low-income residentsAaron Kunkler

  • Alpine guide from Vashon says backpack is key to excursion success
    by Wire Service on February 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. “It takes you all the way up to the biggest missions on the planet.” Alpine guide from Vashon says backpack is key to excursion successWire Service

  • Love notes from Quartermaster Harbor
    by Kate Dowling on February 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Artist Jennifer Hawke salvages found beach objects and turns them into works of art. Love notes from Quartermaster HarborKate Dowling

  • Vashon Community Council committee gears up
    by Paul Rowley on February 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The discussion was centered around how a formal island community council could operate. Vashon Community Council committee gears upPaul Rowley

  • VHS boys basketball wins Tuesday match, now vying state
    by Wire Service on February 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The winner of Thursday’s district championship game will move on to the state tournament. VHS boys basketball wins Tuesday match, now vying stateWire Service