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Vashon, Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Vashon, WA include 98070. The median home price in Vashon is $475,000 which is roughly $281/per square foot. More Vashon information.

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Friday Jul 18 | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Cupcakes found outside business not believed to contain marijuana

A spokeswoman for the King County Sheriff's Office said there is no evidence that cupcakes found Friday on Vashon were laced with marijuana.

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Friday Jul 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Vashon Waterfront Open House

Join us for an Open House at this beautiful waterfront estate with 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms, on 3.18 acres with over 235 feet of fabulous waterfront.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

K2 enters state's Voluntary Cleanup Program

K2 Sports has taken the first step in obtaining a No Further Action determination from the state regarding environmental contamination at its former factory on Vashon Highway.

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Vashon Loop

With Salmon Bake, St. John Vianney Church carries on a tradition that ...

Follow the crowd to take part in an island tradition - the 54nd Annual Salmon Bake of St. John Vianney Church will be held from 1:15 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27, on the church grounds.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Vashon Loop

Vashon Allied Arts presents BRAMBLEFEST Outdoor Summer Concert

VAA is proud to reprise our annual outdoor summer concert this August. We call it 'Bramblefest' in honor of the many brambles that naturally proliferate all across the Island and bear fruit at the peak of summer.

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Vashon Loop

Touch Vashon's Past During Archaeology Day

Many Islanders have inherited artifacts from pioneer ancestors. Others have found their arrowheads or scrapers while gardening or walking along the beach.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Shirts will be for sale at the Strawberry Festival

Responding to a call for making a "cool" island T-shirt and with the aim of visually capturing what they call the quirks of Vashon, two island artists - Ellen Parker and Megan Minier of Cowbelle Industries - launched a series of Vashon T-shirts last year at Strawberry Festival.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Tickets for Vashon Opera's 2014-15 season are online

Vashon Opera's sixth season kicks off in September with Mozart's "Don Giovanni."

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Schools pass budget for next year with $1 million in added revenue

The Vashon Island School District has finalized a budget for next school year that maintains district programs, provides staff previously approved raises and adds part-time custodial and technology positions as well as a new Spanish preschool program.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Strawberry Festival carnival is canceled

A contract disagreement has resulted in the cancellation of the Strawberry Festival carnival, leading festival organizers to say it may be time to rethink the carnival's place at Vashon's annual celebration.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Ferry worker found dead after being detained following incident on ferry

A ferry worker on Vashon's north-end route was found dead in his cell at the Federal Detention Center in SeaTac last weekend after being taken into custody on suspicion that he violated his probation.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Man arrested for weekend rape on Vashon

A 56-year-old man was arrested and booked into King County jail for an alleged rape on Saturday, according to DB Gates, a spokeswoman for the King County Sheriff's Office.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Islander charged with assault

Island resident Benjamin Munday has been accused of biting off part of another man's ear during a fight on July 6 and has been charged with assault.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Prosecutor: Vashon man bit off friend's ear

A Vashon Island man accused of biting off part of another man's ear during a fight now faces assault charges.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Work on Lake Union, Live on Vashon Waterfront...

Eagles soar, fish jump, and gentle waves lap the shore on this beau-tiful, tranquil 3+ acre property, located just a few minutes from the Vashon Ferry terminal.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The News Tribune

Critic's Picks: Celtic music on Vashon, "Driving Miss...

Syra Beth Puett, Robert Puett and Malcolm J. West, from left, in Dukesbay Productions' "Driving Miss Daisy," opening this weekend at Dukesbay Theater.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Seattle Times

These books are must-reads for Vashon neighbors

In her 60s, Dorothy Hall-Bauer moved to Vashon Island and began reinventing herself.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

'Gypsy' will light up Drama Dock boards

"Gypsy" cast members, from left, include Maria Glimour as Baby June, Stephanie Murray as Rose and Hannah Fellbaum as Louise.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Honeybee decline causes concern on Vashon

Bob Dixon has been raising bees on Vashon for nearly 20 years, but after losing two hives this spring, he is not sure how long he will continue.

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Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

From hydros to dogs, responders see a number of holiday incidents

Officials responded to a number of holiday-related emergencies over Fourth of July weekend, including an accident during the annual hydroplane race around the island.

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