Hayley Day

Hayley posted 217 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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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

Rock Island representatives want proof of CenturyLink’s 911 backup

If a CenturyLink cable breaks and causes a long-term outage, Rock Island…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 10:59am

No decision made on sixth-grade move

The San Juan Island School District board agrees the sixth grade should…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 8:09am

Small earthquakes hit near the San Juan Islands

At least 100 felt the quake in Friday Harbor — did you?…

  • Feb 7th, 2017 2:11pm

County council discusses affordable housing, Lopez hospital district

At the Jan. 24 San Juan County Council meeting, updates were given…

  • Jan 31st, 2017 10:19am

Volunteers help islander in need

Dani Davis-Robeson sat in her wheelchair on her porch, as she watched…

  • Jan 29th, 2017 5:44pm

Town holds public hearing on plastic bag ban

San Juan County passed an ordinance to ban single-use, carryout plastic bags,…

  • Jan 28th, 2017 8:00am

Q and A with San Juan County Councilman Bill Watson

It’s a new year, with a fresh San Juan County councilman for…

  • Jan 27th, 2017 12:30pm

FHES staff wants to move sixth grade due to overcrowding

There’s not enough room for kindergarten through sixth grade at the Friday…

  • Jan 26th, 2017 8:02am

About 400 Islanders protest Kinder Morgan

Rallies against the expansion of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline took…

  • Jan 24th, 2017 3:03pm

Women’s March on Friday Harbor mirrors national rallies

About 1,400 islanders joined the Women’s March on Friday Harbor on Jan.…

  • Jan 22nd, 2017 3:36pm

Mount Grant campaign reaches the top

San Juan County Preservation Trust reached the top of their campaign to…

  • Jan 22nd, 2017 1:02pm

Councilmen sworn in, Community Treasures and orcas discussed at SJC Council

The first San Juan County Council meeting of the year, on Jan.…

  • Jan 21st, 2017 11:06am

Lopez public hospital district could be on April ballot

The creation of a Lopez Island public hospital district could be up…

  • Jan 20th, 2017 8:21am

Clash about tides and land use

(Editor’s note: An older version of this story incorrectly stated that Land…

  • Jan 23rd, 2017 8:51am

OPALCO raises concerns over CenturyLink cable break

A CenturyLink underwater fiber cable could break, anytime, because the cable is…

  • Jan 18th, 2017 8:30pm

San Juan Islanders protest Kinder Morgan on MLK Day

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, rallies against the expansion of the…

  • Jan 24th, 2017 4:15pm

Drones are added to orca protection zone

Most San Juan Islanders know vessels and aircraft can’t be within 200…

  • Jan 14th, 2017 1:14pm

Port director resigns

Executive Director Ted Fitzgerald of the Port of Friday Harbor resigned this…

  • Jan 16th, 2017 5:00pm

The San Juans lose its Granny

Most people anticipate the death of grandparents, but it doesn’t make it…

  • Jan 13th, 2017 4:38pm

Ballerina baker

Sixth-grader Annabelle Mountford sells vanilla cupcakes outside the Foxhall neighborhood in Friday…

  • Jan 10th, 2017 8:42am

Mount Grant reaches campaign goal

The San Juan Preservation Trust has reached their $4.2 million goal for…

  • Jan 10th, 2017 1:34pm

Playground opens at Friday Harbor park

Construction at the John O. Linde Community Park is getting into the…

  • Jan 9th, 2017 8:35am

PHD discusses ferry relocation, air insurance and PeaceHealth subsidy

The San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 commissioners discussed issues…

  • Jan 11th, 2017 10:09am

San Juan Island honors orcas passed in 2016

As the sun set on Tuesday, Dec. 27, about 40 people gathered…

  • Jan 4th, 2017 9:44am

Island cell phones misroute 911 calls

When Helen Clover saw a fire at South Beach two years ago,…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017 3:07pm

Detective, on administrative leave, resigns before next involved case

A San Juan County Sheriff’s detective has resigned the week before a…

  • Dec 27th, 2016 5:43pm

HGTV to feature SJI tiny, floating home

Wendy Beckler’s home doesn’t just have a waterfront view – it has…

  • Dec 25th, 2016 12:38pm

Friday Harbor Grange wants to save Community Treasures

San Juan County could lose two nonprofits in 2017 — Friday Harbor…

  • Dec 27th, 2016 10:26am

Orca from Salish Sea found dead in Canada

On Wednesday, Dec. 21, an orca, who partially lived in the Salish…

  • Dec 28th, 2016 9:33am

OPALCO rates increased, but rate review set to start early

The OPALCO board approved a 5 percent rate increase in 2017 in…

  • Dec 20th, 2016 1:01pm

Commissioner regretful, but Wheeler not reinstated

More than a month into a heated debate about the elimination of…

  • Dec 19th, 2016 10:42am

Long legal battle over pot farm settled

Four years after the first filing of a lawsuit over a private…

  • Dec 17th, 2016 2:40pm

Small OPALCO meeting turnout, big concerns discussed

At an informal public meeting with OPALCO members and the board, one…

  • Dec 15th, 2016 12:42pm

Vaccinated SJI children contract whooping cough

Three San Juan Island children, between the ages of 9 and 14,…

  • Dec 14th, 2016 9:01am

Ribbon cutting celebrates Tucker Avenue sidewalks, bike lanes

It’s a little safer to walk and bike along on Tucker Avenue,…

  • Dec 12th, 2016 11:50am