Yamaha Develops Hydrogen Fuel Outboard

Yamaha Develops Hydrogen Fuel Outboard

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. has unveiled a protoype for the world’s first hydrogen-powered outboard for recreational boats along with a prototype fuel system integrated into a vessel that the company plans to further refine for testing later this year. The effort is part of Yamaha’s strategy to achieve carbon neutrality: deploying multiple technology solutions.Yamaha joined…

EXCLUSIVE: Orcas’ Jonathan Welch announces intention to run for San Juan County Council
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EXCLUSIVE: Orcas’ Jonathan Welch announces intention to run for San Juan County Council

In an exclusive interview, Orcas Island’s Jonathan Welch announced his decision to run for San Juan County District 2. Welch is critical of the County’s four-day work week, supports new diesel boats for WSF, and believes Council members should more actively lobby Olympia.

County Party Leaders David and Geri Turnoy Articulate Democrat Priorities for 2024 Elections

County Party Leaders David and Geri Turnoy Articulate Democrat Priorities for 2024 Elections

David Turnoy (chair) and Geri Turnoy (vice chair) of San Juan County Democrats explain the principles and policies of the local Democratic Party: “[We] stand for democracy. We actively support the well-being of people, all living things, and the environment.” Democratic Creed   [From Democrats 101, by J.M. Purvis] We Believe All people are created equal, that…

Construction Company Owner and Musician Jimmy Moe Sings, Plays Guitar and Harmonica

Construction Company Owner and Musician Jimmy Moe Sings, Plays Guitar and Harmonica

After playing a recording of Terry Lush playing the accordion, Jimmy Moe and Jeff discuss Washington State Ferries before Jimmy sings while playing his acoustic guitar — then a couple tunes on the harmonica. Jimmy Moe — I’ve Got the World on a String This is Jimmy Moe’s version of the classic Frank Sinatra song…

Nate Fihn – New Owner of Friday Harbor’s WaterWorks Gallery – Talks Art, Music and Bartending

Nate Fihn – New Owner of Friday Harbor’s WaterWorks Gallery – Talks Art, Music and Bartending

Nate Fihn speaks with Jeff Noedel and Matthew Rice. Fihn is the owner of Blind Tiger Bar Services, and the new owner of WaterWorks Gallery in Friday Harbor. Subjects include the Art Walk, Studio Tours, Fihn’s Hip Hop, gallery events including Sunday open mic night. He spoke of the importance of programming music and events…

Unveiling of New “News at Noon” Open + Rare On-set Appearance by CNL2 Co-founder Jeremy Tyler

Unveiling of New “News at Noon” Open + Rare On-set Appearance by CNL2 Co-founder Jeremy Tyler

In the tenth episode of the 48th Parallel News at Noon, Jeff Noedel interviews Matthew Rice and Jeremy Tyler.  A special live screening of the Coast Guard Blue Shark tour was played as well.  Directed and edited by Jeremy Tyler. Recorded at CNL2 Studios in Friday Harbor, Washington.

CNL2 Tour of Coast Guard Cutter Blue Shark — February 4, 2024​

CNL2 Tour of Coast Guard Cutter Blue Shark — February 4, 2024​

On February 4th, 2024 CNL2 toured the United States Coast Guard Cutter Blue Shark at Friday Harbor Marina.  CNL2 would like to thank the crew of the Blue Shark for thier service, and an incredible tour!  Special thanks to Robert for coordinating the tour. Directed  by Jeff Noedel and edited by Jeremy Tyler. Recorded at…