Hayley Day

Hayley posted 92 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Recycled paper bags required in plastic bag ordinance

On April 18, in a 2-1 vote, San Juan County passed changes…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 7:48am

Elusive connector road construction to begin | Update

After nearly 20 years, plans to build the elusive connector road are…

  • Apr 24th, 2017 12:47pm

Around Town | Granny’s Way, April election

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  • Apr 20th, 2017 7:08am

How would San Juan County look if Trump’s budget proposal was passed?

President Donald Trump’s 2018 budget proposal suggests cutting funds to most major…

  • Apr 20th, 2017 6:44am

Community Treasures cancels state e-recycling contract | Update

Community Treasures is one step closer to closing its doors. On April…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 7:59am

Everett music festival acts to play Friday Harbor

Locals don’t have to go off island for touring acts, thanks to…

  • Apr 16th, 2017 10:16pm

Public hospital district answers

The county’s only hospital district has constituents asking questions about how a…

  • Apr 19th, 2017 7:03am

Possible plans for Friday Harbor’s painted roundabout pushed to fall

A small, painted roundabout could potentially be installed this September at the…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 12:14pm

Easter events

Celebrate Easter on San Juan Island at the following events. Easter Egg…

  • Apr 14th, 2017 11:50am

Final call for county 911 dispatcher

Behind the screened counter at San Juan County Sheriff’s Office, in a…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 10:12am

Trumpcare didn’t pass, but Rep. Larsen lists Obamacare fixes

Three days after Republicans pulled their Affordable Care Act repeal from a…

  • Apr 9th, 2017 8:52am

County ‘sanctuary’ status could affect federal funding

Areas that don’t follow Homeland Security’s increasingly more strict immigration orders, could…

  • Apr 5th, 2017 10:10am

Islanders protest against a lack of protests | The Gerbil

(Editor’s note: This appeared in the April 1 special edition of The…

  • Apr 4th, 2017 4:37pm

Port of Friday Harbor director search update

The former Port of Friday Harbor executive director’s tenure is now water…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 9:12am

Nominate a volunteer for National Volunteer Month

San Juan County has the highest public charities per capita that any…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 7:00am

Fairgrounds horse barn put out to pasture?

Hold your horses — the San Juan County Fairgrounds horse barn isn’t…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 7:37am

Islanders raise money for student with cancer

On Saturday, March 25, more than 300 islanders gathered at the San…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 10:54am

PHD discusses what services Peace Island provides

At the March 22 meeting, San Juan County Public Hospital District No.…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 7:31am

Aviation class takes students to new heights

Fly like a wolverine, not an eagle. That’s the idea behind the…

  • Mar 27th, 2017 7:27am

Innovative solutions needed for county’s longtime affordable housing crisis

Some say vacation rentals are responsible for the county’s lack of affordable…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017 9:03am

The town will require recycled paper bags, but should the county?

San Juan County council banned single-use plastic bags last October, but a…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:08am

Vacation rental permit changes proposed to fix affordable housing crisis

County officials have questioned the correlation between vacation rentals and affordable housing…

  • Mar 15th, 2017 4:00pm

What’s your vision for the county?

Islanders with a vision for the county can express their ideas soon.…

  • Mar 13th, 2017 10:17am

Two original members of Heart to ‘go crazy’ on the San Juans

The original Heart lineup no longer tours, but your ears might say…

  • Mar 9th, 2017 7:45am

Free trades training available for islanders

There was a time when potential employees would line up outside an…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 9:10am

23rd annual Knowledge Bowl

A month after a heavy snow canceled the 23rd annual Knowledge Bowl,…

  • Mar 7th, 2017 4:24pm

Around Town | town park and roundabout, orca protection zone, Mount Grant

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  • Mar 8th, 2017 9:29am

The History of San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 | Timeline

In its roughly 28 years, the San Juan County Public Hospital District…

  • Feb 28th, 2017 5:40pm

Schoolhouse rock

Discipline collaboration gives students a new way to learn.

  • Feb 28th, 2017 5:38pm

Public hospital district votes to draft contract to support Planned Parenthood services

The three newest commissioners for San Juan County Public Hospital District No.1…

  • Feb 28th, 2017 5:31pm

County comprehensive plan is back under review

Some things in the San Juans always seem to remain the same…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017 1:38pm

Study says seals eat more Chinook than Southern residents

Seals are eating more Chinook than Southern resident killer whales. That’s bad…

  • Feb 20th, 2017 7:00am

Community Treasure permit battle discussed at council

(Correction: Previously, this article stated that “Penwell previously told The Journal he…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 3:45pm

San Juans snowpocalypse

They say the impossible has happened when hell — or the San…

  • Feb 17th, 2017 7:22am

Wired for orca love

They’re not killer whales, they’re lovers. “Orcas have very intense social bonds,…

  • Feb 14th, 2017 8:35am

State and local governments address public record requests

Electronic public records requests are free, so the public has been requesting…

  • Feb 10th, 2017 9:50am

CenturyLink and OPALCO work together on cable replacement

OPALCO Systems Engineer Joel Mietzner looked down the bank off Pear Point…

  • Feb 9th, 2017 10:29am

IRS scammers target islanders

On Wednesday, Feb. 1, an Internal Revenue Service agent called Leah McConnell,…

  • Feb 12th, 2017 4:08pm

Knowledge Bowl cancelled

The 23rd annual Knowledge Bowl — to be held at 7 p.m.,…

  • Feb 6th, 2017 3:02pm

Port commissioners ask staff for director recommendations

The Port of Friday Harbor commissioners are looking for a new executive…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 9:27pm