Permits for pot farm rejected

A crop of cannabis plants flourish and grow inside a greenhouse on a state-licensed San Juan Island marijuana farm. - Journal file photo
  • Dec 19, 2014 at 3:35PM

The ruling stands as yet another legal hurdle faced by Sweet Water Farm's Jenny Rice and brother David, owner and operator of San Juan Sun Grown.

James Howell: 1935—2014 | Passages

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 4:01PM

While cruising MV Topaz from his Bainbridge Island studio, Howell frequently passed San Juan Island land facing southeast that he fell in love with. On the East Coast, he owned land next to the Pollock/Krasner studios in Springs, Long Island, N.Y.


Playground for the few? Island’s rural roots under assault | Special to the Journal

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 3:51PM

In my opinion, fall deer hunting doesn’t constitute a public safety concern. Deer hunters aren’t ruining sensitive and fragile ecosystems.

Passion at play in 'Prince of the Rain Realm'

  • Dec 19, 2014 at 3:23PM

“This ballet is all about what makes ‘Grimm’s Fairy Tales’ so wonderful, with a good prince versus a dark lord theme. If you like Tolkien’s ‘Ring,’ ‘Harry Potter,’ or even Wagner’s ‘Ring,’ you’ll love this fantastical production.”

Orcas man to serve 48 days for meth possession

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 1:51PM

At the time of his arrest, the 34-year-old was wanted by local authorities for failing to appear in court two weeks earlier in connection with a prior felony assault conviction.

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