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There will be new places to stay on Washington Island

Two new sets of cabins will be open next summer for visitors. They were under construction last summer but will be ready to go in 2020. Both are accepting reservations now: DeJardin’s Island Cottages are on Main Road, on property owned by Eric and Courtney DeJardin, behind Mann’s Mercantile and Four Elements Lodging is on […]

Remembering 1970 anniversary events on Island

This year we recognize the 150th year of the arrival of four young Icelanders on Washington Island, an event that began an emigration movement, one that grew over the succeeding four decades. This milestone will be observed this year in Iceland, as well as on Washington Island. Coincidentally, 2020 also marks the 80th anniversary of […]

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