Hayley Day

Hayley posted 379 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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San Juan County Council changes speed limits on San Juan, Orcas and Lopez

Island drivers will either be hitting the brakes or revving up, thanks…

  • Mar 19th, 2018 2:24pm

Real estate excise tax could fund San Juan County affordable housing projects | Update

An additional tax potentially added to the sale of local real estate…

  • Mar 15th, 2018 1:00pm

New faces add to new era for Friday Harbor softball | Spring Sports Preview

The Friday Harbor fastpitch softball team is on deck for a fresh…

  • Mar 13th, 2018 7:47am

Town of Friday Harbor Council to hold public hearing on three-story hotel permit | Update

An out-of-town developer is taking steps to build a three-story hotel in…

  • Mar 12th, 2018 4:32pm

San Juan County Hospital District 1 finalizes appointee, talks fire merger

Correction: This article previously stated that the fire district serves all of…

  • Mar 9th, 2018 1:26pm

SeaDoc helps state save local endangered species in unique partnership

Too many endangered species candidates, too little time. That’s the reality at…

  • Mar 8th, 2018 10:06am

Local help for budding San Juan County farmers

As farmers on the islands near retirement, a United States Department of…

  • Mar 4th, 2018 7:00am

Shaw Island nun writes about transformation from Marxist to Christian

Mother Felicitas Curti lives in a quiet monastery, amongst the pastoral backdrop…

  • Mar 2nd, 2018 3:11pm

Mainland Girl Scout makes ‘cookie dough’ on San Juan Island

On San Juan Island, locals don’t go to the Girl Scout cookies,…

  • Mar 1st, 2018 7:00am

Friday Harbor business staff reports possible theft

On Jan. 29, the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office received a report…

  • Feb 27th, 2018 7:00am

A look at the San Juan Island EMS budget | Update

San Juan Island Emergency Medical Services staff say finances will break even…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 5:00pm

San Juan Historical Museum relies on locals to preserve island memories

Kevin Loftus helps to preserve San Juan Island history, and he needs…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 7:00am

Anacortes construction expected to cause delays to ferry terminal

Construction in and around Anacortes this spring is expected to cause delays…

  • Feb 20th, 2018 11:46am

Vonnegut play questions masculinity, heroism at San Juan Community Theatre

The San Juan Community Theatre is showing “a simple-minded play.” Don’t worry,…

  • Feb 19th, 2018 9:25am

San Juan Islanders support bills in state Legislature

Washington state lawmakers are meeting for a short, two-month regular session, ending…

  • Feb 17th, 2018 7:00am

Two commissioners appointed to San Juan County Public Hospital District 1 | Update

Replacements for two recently resigned commissioners have been appointed to the San…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 4:55pm

San Juan Island EMS faces budget concerns as chief resigns

Correction: Originally this article stated that there would be a projected $6,000…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 4:51pm
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                                Superintendent Danna Diaz.

San Juan Island School District postpones action to renew superintendent’s contract

The decision to renew San Juan Island School District’s superintendent was postponed…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 2:54pm
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                                Superintendent Danna Diaz.

Spring Street students clean San Juan Island beaches

Sharon Massey’s fifth- and sixth-grade Spring Street International School students have news:…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 7:00am

Lincoln commercial features Matthew McConaughey on San Juan Islands barge

The commercial that locals have been waiting for is finally on the…

  • Feb 13th, 2018 10:17am

San Juan County proposes to increase stormwater fee

Cleaning the precipitation, which drains into water sources that are accessible to…

  • Feb 8th, 2018 9:36am
Staff photo/Tate Thomson

Friday Harbor boys and girls basketball head to playoffs

This season, the Friday Harbor varsity basketball teams taught others to “beware…

  • Feb 7th, 2018 12:15pm
Staff photo/Tate Thomson

3.1-magnitude earthquake hits San Juan Islands

The United States Geological Survey website reports that a 3.1-magnitude earthquake struck…

  • Feb 5th, 2018 2:18pm

Potential buyers look at two, empty Spring Street buildings

Two well-known properties, which are for sale on Spring Street in Friday…

  • Feb 5th, 2018 12:23pm

San Juan County addiction recovery house may be funded

The struggles to stop addiction can be heightened on the rural islands…

  • Jan 31st, 2018 7:00am

More changes for San Juan Island Public Hospital District 1 | Update

Two commissioners resign and the outgoing EMS chief rescinds his resignation

  • Jan 29th, 2018 5:34pm

OPALCO celebrates power cable replacement

Correction: Previously, this article incorrectly stated that the Japanese company that manufactured…

  • Jan 29th, 2018 5:31pm

San Juan employers learn how to apply new paid sick leave law

Correction: Originally, this story said that full-time employees can accrue a maximum…

  • Jan 29th, 2018 11:18am

Study explains what draws visitors to San Juan Islands

The results of one San Juan County visitor survey are in and…

  • Jan 29th, 2018 9:40am

Attempted piggy bank break-in at Brickworks

Brickworks pig statue, too strong for alleged thief

  • Jan 28th, 2018 5:46pm

A ferry tale ending | The Hyak may be decommissioned in 2018

After roughly half a century of service, one of Washington State Ferries’…

  • Jan 28th, 2018 7:00am

Tree damages car after windstorm

Josh Boland, of Friday Harbor, woke on Sunday, Jan. 21, to a…

  • Jan 22nd, 2018 12:30pm

Elusive state capital budget passes, county funds secured

The state legislature approved the allocation of nearly $4 billion for construction…

  • Jan 22nd, 2018 12:05pm

Public hospital district appoints interim chief, against EMS staff recommendations

The new year has brought changes to San Juan Island Public Hospital…

  • Jan 15th, 2018 10:07am

NOAA says vessel rules are a win for orcas and whale watch boaters

Correction: In a previous version of this article, it stated that in…

  • Jan 14th, 2018 11:58am

San Juan Islander receives bionic hand after accident

If you ever need help, Lyle Mann can lend you a hand.…

  • Jan 10th, 2018 10:46am

County road may be relocated due to climate change predictions

This is the second article in a two-part series about the effects…

  • Jan 10th, 2018 7:00am

Six alleged theft reports at San Juan Island businesses

During the last two months of 2017, six thefts were reported from…

  • Jan 9th, 2018 11:44am
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                                The Lime Kiln Lighthouse in 1929, with keepers’ dwellings to the right.

Lime Kiln Lighthouse turns 100

Celebration plans are underway for 2019

  • Jan 5th, 2018 9:59am
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                                The Lime Kiln Lighthouse in 1929, with keepers’ dwellings to the right.

Sea-level rise estimates could affect local real estate

If scientists’ predictions are correct, hundreds of San Juan County’s most coveted…

  • Dec 29th, 2017 5:17pm