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Study with local teacher stationed in Arctic

Timothy Dwyer teaches science and math at Spring Street International School. He…

  • Dec 1st, 2016

 

‘Old Crab,’ a short story from a local zine

This is a short story published in “Signs Along the Way,” a…

 

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                                LEOs Advisers BJ Brandli and John Bostrom, Suzanne Mozzarella (for the San Juan Schools Foundations), and Griffin Cuomo, president of the LEOs Club.

LEOs raise school foundation fund

This week, the high school LEOs Club presented San Juan Schools Foundation…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

 

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Metal earrings at WaterWorks Gallery

WaterWorks Gallery, in conjunction with Seattle Metals Guild, presents The Art of…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Holiday Social to be held at English Camp

Submitted by SJI National Historical Park Once again, San Juan Island National…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Volunteers build steps to ease six-mile trail

Submitted by San Juan Island Trails volunteers The six-mile American Camp Trail,…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Friday Harbor High School girls soccer says thanks

It was a year of change. The Friday Harbor High School Wolverine…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Dog licenses for 2017 now on sale

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditor’s Office Canaan, a 5-year-old Border…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Brickworks to hold first annual Old-Fashioned Christmas Market

Submitted by Brickworks Step back in time to a magical, European-style Christmas…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Whale watch companies donate on #GivingTuesday

Submitted by the San Juan Safaris and San Juan Island Outfitters In…

  • Nov 29th, 2016
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Shop locally for a chance to win an iPad

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce Shopping on-island during…

  • Nov 28th, 2016
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Shopping spree winners donate to food bank

The clock began ticking and Bob and Delores Anderson sped off to…

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Animal Sanctuary hosts ‘ThanksLiving’

On Thanksgiving, don’t eat turkey, feed one. That’s what guests at the…

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Island Lights Festival coming soon

The San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the…

  • Nov 26th, 2016
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Flea Market to be held in December

Submitted by San Juan County Parks &Fair Mark your calendars — the…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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First graders visit the library

Submitted by Friday Harbor Elementary School On Friday, Nov. 4, the first…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Celebrate Christmas with critters

You’re invited to the Mullis Community Senior Center in Friday Harbor, between…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Free Community Thanksgiving celebrates 18 years

When Minnie and Jim Kynch moved to the San Juans, they missed…

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Holidays with the Island Carolers

Submitted by The Island Carolers We’ve shined up our jingle bells, found…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Bike-n-Brew tickets on sale Feb. 1

Submitted by the San Juan Lions Club The San Juan Lions Foundation…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Small PrintLibrary’s 3-D printer creates 14-gram whistle

If you’ve never seen a 3-D printer, Masen Lineback, a freshman at…

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Friday Harbor Elementary PTO holds online fundraiser

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization On Nov.…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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View Navajo astronomy at the Lopez library

Submitted by The Lopez Island Library At 7 p.m. on Monday, Nov.…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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Local Thanksgiving events

It is easy to celebrate Thanksgiving in Friday Harbor this year. Events…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Friday Harbor residents protest Dakota Access Pipeline

Contributed photo/Pamela Coffey On Nov. 15, a small group of Friday Harbor…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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Workshop offers advice to cope with grief during the holidays

Surviving the holidays after losing a loved one can be difficult, but…

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Brickworks to hold first winter festival and market

Submitted by Candace Jagel & Amy Plant San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Past meets present at Downriggers reopening

It’s been more than three years since Downriggers restaurant closed after being…

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The Journal welcomes new reporter

For Hayley Day, the Journal’s newest reporter, a love of writing came…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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APS volunteer of the month

Submitted by APSFH The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor has announced…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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EMT class for San Juan Island starts in January

San Juan Island EMS will be conducting an Emergency Medical Technician course…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Position opens on the Friday Harbor Arts Commission

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Arts Commission The Friday Harbor Arts Commission…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Students show off their broadway talents in “The Grunch”

Disgruntled six grader, Rudy Grunch, is determined to ruin the school play…

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San Juan Island Library offers 3-D printing

In a world where doctors are printing new organs and prosthetics, the…

  • Nov 17th, 2016

Low-cost county shuttle celebrates 5,000 rides

Submitted the RoundTowner While San Juan County has no public transportation, the…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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“Thanksliving” at the Animal Sanctuary

Submitted by Island Haven Animal Sanctuary Island Haven Animal Sanctuary invites you…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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SSIS teacher hears John Kerry’s climate control speech in Antarctica

Submitted by Timothy Dwyer Timothy Dwyer teaches science and math at Spring…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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Carnival to support Island Rec returns Nov. 19

Submitted by FANS Family fun thrills return to the San Juan County…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Fund young artists at the holiday market

Every fall the Friday Harbor Elementary School is transformed for two days…

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Islander makes plum chutney

Submitted by Merri Ann Simonson Merri Ann Simonson makes a plum chutney…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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