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Trashion Fashion faces its finale | Photos

Everyone was a winner at the Trashion Fashion show at the San…

 

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                                Saturday: Jan Anderson’s “Splish Splash Krebs is Taking a Bath.”

Raffle and photo caption winners

With daily six-month subscription raffles and photo caption awards, there were contests…

  • Aug 20th, 2018

 

Center for Whale Research outreach venue grand opening, Aug, 21

Submitted by the Center for Whale Research The grand opening of the…

  • Aug 20th, 2018

 

In the arms of an octopus

Enormous tentacled legs emerging from the deep dark depths of the sea,…

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Have your photo placed on book cover at San Juan County Fair

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair Check out the San Juan…

  • Aug 17th, 2018
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San Juan County Fair fun | Photos | Update

Staff report Check out these photos of the San Juan County Fair,…

  • Aug 20th, 2018
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                                Birds of Chicago play Sept. 1 in Friday Harbor.

Folk-rock duo with gospel flare comes to San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by Birds of Chicago Birds of Chicago have been riding a…

  • Aug 21st, 2018
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                                Birds of Chicago play Sept. 1 in Friday Harbor.

Know Your Island walk at Mount Grant

Submitted by event organizers The next Know Your Island Walk is from…

  • Aug 20th, 2018
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Double food assistance money at San Juan Farmers Market

Submitted by the San Juan Island Farmers Market As of July 2018,…

  • Aug 20th, 2018
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Ballot writers needed in San Juan County

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office Voters in San Juan…

  • Aug 16th, 2018
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                                Emily Anton.

New artistic director and ballet teacher for Dance Workshop 2

Submitted by Dance Workshop 2 This fall, Dance Workshop 2 welcomes Emily…

  • Aug 20th, 2018
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                                Emily Anton.

Meet a Seattle Seahawk on Thursday at the San Juan County Fair

Submitted by event organizers Calling all twelves! Calling all twelves! Thursday at…

  • Aug 16th, 2018

San Juan Island mom and daughter create crayon recycling business

When San Juan Island Elementary School students break or wear down crayons,…

Car show, Concours d’Elegance, on Aug. 26

Submitted by organizers Concours d’Elegance takes place on Sunday, Aug. 26 at…

  • Aug 20th, 2018

Second annual jazz festival at Lakedale Resort on San Juan

Jazz comes to Lakedale for a good cause

  • Aug 17th, 2018

Jonathan White speaks on ‘Tides’ at the library

Johnathan White speaks on “Tides” at the library

  • Aug 18th, 2018

Animal Protection Society Presents: Pet of the Week

My mama always said, “Life is like a box of chocolates. You…

  • Aug 17th, 2018

‘Unofficial fair photographer’ shares event memories

Scroll through the thousands of images on Ted Strutz’ Facebook page and…

San Juan Island National Historical Park makeover includes new visitors center, campsite, programs

The island has a new location to listen to live performances and…

Learn about SeaDoc children’s book at San Juan Island Library

Submitted by Griffin Bay Bookstore and San Juan Island Library Enjoy a…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

New Vacation Rental Permit Requirements

Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc 1-800-451-9054…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

San Juan County Fair entertainment schedule: Music, dancing and more

By Cali Bagby There’s something for everyone during the 2018 San Juan…

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                                The 2018 poster for the San Juan County Fair was designed by Grace and Kristine Brown.

San Juan County Fair theme honors Salish Sea

This Aug. 15-18, the San Juan County Fair is bound to be…

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                                The 2018 poster for the San Juan County Fair was designed by Grace and Kristine Brown.

Watch mountaineer documentary at San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre The San Juan Community Theatre…

  • Aug 20th, 2018

Recently passed pilots honored on San Juan Island | Update

Sparse raindrops fell on San Juan Island as families and friends paid…

Animal Protection Society Presents: Pet of the Week

Pardon me. Do you have a minute? My name is Mae West.…

  • Aug 15th, 2018

Orca Salmon Alliance delivers comments to governor, Orca task force

Submitted by the Orcas Salmon Alliance Leaders of the Orca Salmon Alliance…

  • Aug 15th, 2018
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                                Alana Huntemer and Danielle Niichel.

New teachers join Saint David’s Day School

Submitted by Saint David’s Day School Two teachers will join Saint David’s…

  • Aug 14th, 2018
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                                Alana Huntemer and Danielle Niichel.

Risk of extinction to local orcas looms with pipeline expansion

Submitted by Greenpeace More trouble is ahead for the already endangered Southern…

  • Aug 14th, 2018

Island Rec offers self care class

Submitted by Island Rec For those of you who have taken Self…

  • Aug 13th, 2018

San Juan County Democrats host conversation about US international leadership

Submitted by San Juan County Democrats Join the San Juan County Democrats…

  • Aug 13th, 2018

State park ‘free day’ is Aug. 25

Submitted by Washington State Parks To celebrate the National Park System’s 102…

  • Aug 12th, 2018
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                                A boat moored at Clark Island Marine State Park.

Why public mooring buoys aren’t always a ‘shore’ bet in the San Juans | Update

Even the best-laid plans can sink when mooring buoys move. The San…

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                                A boat moored at Clark Island Marine State Park.

Benefit for Alchemy Art at San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by event organizers Join at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 1, at…

  • Aug 11th, 2018
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                                Mariam AlShaar from“Soufra.”

San Juan Community Theatre hosts summer film series

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre The San Juan Community Theatre…

  • Aug 11th, 2018
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                                Mariam AlShaar from“Soufra.”

The Journal presents: Editorial Cartoon

Read more about changes to the county’s political sign code in this…

  • Aug 10th, 2018

Slow down for whales lecture at The Whale Museum

Submitted by the Whale Museum On Aug. 13, Krista Trounce, project manager…

  • Aug 8th, 2018
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Matthew Laslo’s magic show comes to San Juan Island

Submitted by organizers Matthew Laslo’s Magic Now is Saturday, Aug. 25 at…

  • Aug 9th, 2018
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San Juan County Fairgrounds Master Plan survey

Submitted by San Juan County Parks, Recreation and Fair The San Juan…

  • Aug 8th, 2018

Community honors longtime volunteer Lilo Rustman

In the dead of winter with roads covered in snow, 86-year-old Lilo…