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Kake return to Ebey’s Landing after 157 years

Ruth Demmert, an elder with the Kake Tribe of Southeast Alaska, speaks with Coupeville historian Judy Lynn during a visit to Ebey’s Prairie in Coupeville on Aug. 11. The tribe visited the site where Col. Isaac Ebey was killed by Kake Tribe members exactly 157 years earlier. - Ron Newberry / The Record
  • Aug 27, 2014 at 8:00AM

Michael Ferri, a museum volunteer and local history buff, picked up the phone, listened to the voice of a young woman and couldn’t believe his ears. She told him she was a member of a Native American Indian tribe in Southeast Alaska known as the Kake and she wanted to bring some of the tribe’s elders on a visit to Coupeville, a place that held historic significance to her people.

 

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Whidbey woman rings in 81st birthday with skydive

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 6:00PM

Dorothy Bell’s recovery from a serious car crash many years ago gave her an adventurous spirit and an appreciation for life. And in keeping with that spirit, Bell lived out a dream Saturday when she jumped out of an airplane on her birthday.

RELIGION NOTES | Christian Science prays over climate

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 6:00PM

“CLIMATE CHANGE: HOW PRAYER CAN HELP” is the topic of the next audio chat, hosted by the Christian Science Reading Room at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26.

RELIGION NOTES | Clarity in God as the one mind

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 4:00PM

On Sunday, Aug. 24, the Christian Science service explores Jesus’ teachings that everyone has unlimited access to clarity of thought and wisdom because God is the one Mind, omniscient and omni-present. Everyone is welcome to the service at 10:30 a.m. at 15910 Highway 525 (just north of Bayview and across from Useless Bay Road).

RELIGION NOTES | SWCC considers ministry

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 2:00PM

Good people have been involved in carrying on the ministry began by Jesus Christ. Pastor Darrell Wenzek’s sermon at the 10 a.m. service Sunday, Aug. 24 highlights one of these people with the sermon title, “The Ministry of a Good Man.”

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