Life

Join leadership San Juan Island’s 14th class

Submitted by Leadership San Juan Islands Leadership San Juan Islands is continuing…

  • Nov 18th, 2017

 

EDC offers free workshop on business law

Submitted by the San Juan Economic Development Council Business owners and entrepreneurs…

  • Nov 17th, 2017

 

EDC presents statistics, demographics event for San Juan County

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council Need more data…

  • Nov 18th, 2017
Contributed photo,/ Ted Strutz

Rotary donates dictionaries to local students

The Rotary Club of San Juan Island recently visited the Friday Harbor…

  • Nov 18th, 2017
Contributed photo,/ Ted Strutz

Island Artisans’ Holiday Market returns

Submitted by Island Artisans The Island Artisans’ Holiday Market is Friday, Nov.…

  • Nov 17th, 2017

Celebrate San Juan County Superior Court Judge Eaton at retirement party

Judge Donald E. Eaton’s open house reception celebrating his retirement is Friday,…

  • Nov 16th, 2017
Contributed photo/San Juan Community Theatre

Playing with the Bard at San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre More than 80 islanders are having…

  • Nov 16th, 2017
Contributed photo/San Juan Community Theatre

Art show at San Juan Island Library

Submitted by SJIMA View “Emote Thru Your Art” at the SJ Public…

  • Nov 14th, 2017

Local Rotary hears presentation on 4H

Submitted by Bill Waxman Special to the Journal Wendy Waxman, the Washington…

  • Nov 17th, 2017
Contributed photo/Bill Waxman
                                Dave Woodall is one of the oldest marines living on the island.

Local vets celebrate Marine Corps birthday

Submitted by Bill Waxman The U.S. Marine Corps birthday party was at…

  • Nov 16th, 2017
Contributed photo/Bill Waxman
                                Dave Woodall is one of the oldest marines living on the island.

Famous fiddler at the Grange’s November contra dance

Submitted by San Juan Island Grange No. 966 Come dance, or just…

  • Nov 15th, 2017
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                                The church is located at 780 Park St. in Friday Harbor.

Friday Harbor forum on how to treat Muslims as neighbors

Submitted by Saint David’s Episcopal Church Muslims in the United States have…

  • Nov 15th, 2017
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                                The church is located at 780 Park St. in Friday Harbor.

Island Stage Left opens “Annapurna”

Submitted by Island Stage Left Island Stage Left “Annapurna” by Sharr White…

  • Nov 14th, 2017

EDC offers free business tax workshop

Submitted by the EDC In partnership with the Washington State Department of…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

San Juan Islands Museum of Art presents 6th Annual Artists’ Registry Show

Submitted by SJIMA On Saturday, Nov. 18 the San Juan Island Museum…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

2018 dog tags now available

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditor’s Office Tucker, a 13-year old…

  • Nov 13th, 2017

Peace Island Medical Center honored for excellence

Submitted by PeaceHealth San Juan Island’s only hospital has been recognized for…

  • Nov 12th, 2017

San Juan County Parks volunteers needed

Submitted by San Juan County Parks, Recreation and Fair Community members can…

  • Nov 12th, 2017

League of Women Voters event highlights local service organizations

Submitted by the League of Women Voters of the San Juans The…

  • Nov 12th, 2017

Student’s plea on microbeads to San Juan County Council

Spring Street International student Lily Compton gave a presentation to the San…

Everything you want to know about your San Juan Island Septic system, and more

Everything you want to know about your San Juan Island Septic system,…

  • Nov 9th, 2017

Port of Friday Harbor Invites Applicants for Citizen’s Advisory Committee

Submitted by the Port of Friday Harbor The Port of Friday Harbor…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Soroptimist $4000 Live Your Dream Award

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Are you a woman who:…

John Jensen retired as fire commissioner

Submitted by the San Juan Fire District 3 John Jensen has recently…

  • Nov 6th, 2017
Contributed image/SJIMA
                                Paint this painting on Nov. 15 at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art.

Paint “Fall Leaves” at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art The next Art for…

  • Nov 9th, 2017
Contributed image/SJIMA
                                Paint this painting on Nov. 15 at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art.
Contributed photo/Island Haven Animal Sanctuary
                                Honor their rescued turkeys at the event.

Island Haven Animal Sanctuary presents second annual Thanks”Living”

Submitted by Island Haven Animal Sanctuary Join Island Haven Animal Sanctuary on…

  • Nov 12th, 2017
Contributed photo/Island Haven Animal Sanctuary
                                Honor their rescued turkeys at the event.
Contributed photo/anacortesupgradeproject.com
                                Tesoro refinery in Anacortes.

Environmental groups speak out against Anacortes refinery project

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Community activists and representatives from…

  • Nov 16th, 2017
Contributed photo/anacortesupgradeproject.com
                                Tesoro refinery in Anacortes.

SeaDoc Society presents free lecture on sea star wasting disease

Submitted by the SeaDoc Society Since 2013, a devastating outbreak of sea…

  • Nov 6th, 2017

Celebrate Neighborhood Toy Store Day at The Toy Box

Submitted by The Toy Box On Saturday, Nov. 11, The Toy Box…

  • Nov 5th, 2017

San Juan Island’s Women’s Fund supports six local projects

Submitted by the San Juan Island Community Foundation In October, six proposals…

  • Nov 4th, 2017

Journal wins big at 2017 Washington Better Newspaper Contest

The Washington Newspaper Publishers Association announced its winners for the 2017 Washington…

  • Nov 4th, 2017

Vote by mail by Monday, or drop box Tuesday

Submitted by Randall Gaylord, San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney About 13,000 ballots…

  • Nov 3rd, 2017

FANS family carnival returns to the fairgrounds

Submitted by Island Rec Family fun returns with the sixth annual FANS…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

OPALCO board member Jim Lett to retire; applications for replacement requested

Submitted by OPALCO OPALCO Board Member Jim Lett has announced his retirement…

  • Nov 2nd, 2017

Help establish a severe weather shelter on San Juan Island

By Deborah Neff SJI Severe Weather Shelter Steering Committee and United Way…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Friends of the San Juans crew saves forage fish habitat

Submitted by the Friends of the San Juans Spawning habitat for a…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Blood drives- thank you

Submitted by Bloodworks Northwest The last San Juan Islands blood drive was…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

San Juan Island kids celebrate Halloween | Photos

Ghouls and ghosts descended Friday Harbor, early, on Halloween day. Check out…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Honor orcas this Day of the Dead

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum staff will honor the…

  • Nov 1st, 2017