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Time change no bother to ferries

Daylight saving time ends early Sunday morning, Nov. 4, but the lost hour won’t affect Washington State Ferries on Saturday.

The full sailing day of Saturday, Nov. 3, starts and ends on Pacific Northwest Daylight Saving Time,” states a news release. There was never a threat of confusion on the Whidbey Island runs when daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday. The last sailing Saturday night (technically Sunday morning) is from Mukilteo at 1:05 a.m., nearly an hour before the time change kicks in.

Meanwhile, islanders are reminded to set their clocks back one hour before retiring Saturday night.

 

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