Hayley Day

Hayley posted 350 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Friday Harbor American Legion to honor veterans on Memorial Day

Retired Army Staff Sargent Shannon Plummer will never say “Happy Memorial Day.”…

  • May 31st, 2017 8:13am

Extra veterans assistance money means more help for local soldiers

In the aftermath of war, veterans can be left without support, but…

  • May 29th, 2017 4:38pm

Unusual spring winds cause power outages on San Juan Island

Tuesday, May 23 was a sunny, spring day, but everyone on San…

  • May 27th, 2017 3:02pm

Vacation rental owners weigh in on proposed code changes

When Barbara Defalco’s 100-year-old farmhouse needed repairs three years ago, she rented…

  • May 26th, 2017 7:00am

Southern resident killer whale fins displayed for Endangered Species Day

On Friday, May 19, 86 Southern resident killer whales were spotted in…

  • May 22nd, 2017 9:28pm

University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories open house | Photos

Staff at the University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories opened their doors…

  • May 22nd, 2017 8:04am

Assistance to keep islanders in their homes lowers, but state bill could help

Islanders, who need help staying in their homes this year, may not…

  • May 19th, 2017 7:12am

Lower population predicted than the last comprehensive plan update

San Juan County’s population is rising, but not as fast as the…

  • May 17th, 2017 7:00am

Comprehensive plan confronts climate change

The San Juan County Comprehensive Plan is slated to be updated by…

  • May 14th, 2017 9:56pm

Mother deer — baby season in the San Juans welcomes fawns, fledglings and fox kits

As spring in the San Juans breaths new life into its prairies…

  • May 13th, 2017 12:45pm

Spring Street’s pocket park is complete | Update

After about a month of construction, the pocket park on Spring Street…

  • May 11th, 2017 3:08pm

Public Hospital District to collaborate on Planned Parenthood draft contract, district bylaws

Public hospital district Commissioners on San Juan County Public Hospital District No.…

  • May 9th, 2017 2:26pm

Friday Harbor teen inspires Stanford class on design for the disabled

Imagine what life would be like if you couldn’t express your thoughts.…

  • May 9th, 2017 11:55am

Introducing the class of 2034

The class of 2034 are just learning to walk, but that didn’t…

  • May 8th, 2017 7:17am

Barn deconstruction restarts

It’s back in the saddle again for the San Juan County Fairgrounds…

  • May 6th, 2017 11:33am

Vacation rental permit changes up for debate

New regulations to San Juan County vacation rental permits may be added…

  • May 4th, 2017 5:06pm

Vacation rentals effects on affordable housing

Anne Marie Shanks of Orcas can see the effect vacation rentals have…

  • May 4th, 2017 7:00am

San Juan Island Hostel opens for seasonal workers and daily guests

Friday Harbor’s migration of seasonal workers is about to strike, and this…

  • Apr 29th, 2017 3:53pm

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

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

Around Town | Granny’s Way, April election

Want to know what is going on in town? Check out these…

  • 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

Public hospital district answers

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

  • Apr 19th, 2017 7:03am

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

Easter events

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

  • Apr 14th, 2017 11:50am

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

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

PHD discusses what services Peace Island provides

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

  • Mar 30th, 2017 7:31am

Islanders raise money for student with cancer

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

  • Mar 29th, 2017 10:54am

Fairgrounds horse barn put out to pasture?

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

  • Mar 29th, 2017 7:37am

Nominate a volunteer for National Volunteer Month

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

  • Mar 29th, 2017 7:00am

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