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                                Inskeep scholars.

San Juan Island Community Foundation awards college scholarships

Submitted by San Juan Island Community Foundation Ten graduating seniors from Friday…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

 

SAFE San Juans presents the Art of Healing gala

Submitted by SAFE San Juans Safe San Juans is holding “The Art…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

 

Contributed photo Board member RaVae Luckhart

San Juan Islands Museum of Art mortgage burning

On May 24, San Juan Islands Museum of Art board members held…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

 

Salish Solstice Festival at fairgrounds June 21

Submitted by San Juan County Parks and Fair Celebrate the longest day…

  • Jun 18th, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Ana Sanabria hugs Friday Harbor High School counselor Gordon Waite.

Skagit Valley College graduation on San Juan | Photos

By Heather Spaulding Reporter Friends and families gathered to honor three students…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Ana Sanabria hugs Friday Harbor High School counselor Gordon Waite.

Honor local whales at 19th annual Orca Sing

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Orca Sing is an annual…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

Tips on crabbing, shrimping and fishing

By Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc…

  • Jun 14th, 2018

A Father’s Day Tribute to Bill Ament takes place on Saturday, June 16

Correction: In a previous version of this article, it stated that Bill…

Learn about Compass Health at June 14 event in Friday Harbor

Submitted by Compass Health Compass Health, a leading behavioral health care provider,…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Sleepover at The Whale Museum

Submitted by the Whale Museum Pod Nod overnight marine adventures return this…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

New Friday Harbor animal shelter to open this September

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor There is good…

  • Jun 17th, 2018

Rep. Larsen helps bring 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America

Submitted by Rep. Rick Larsen’s Office Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) helped secure…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Friday Harbor Labs’ Jazz at the Labs supports local schools

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs The 18th annual Jazz at the Labs,…

  • Jun 17th, 2018

Bird lecture at The Whale Museum

Submitted by The Whale Museum The wide variety of birds that live…

  • Jun 16th, 2018

Island Rec offers sailing classes for youth and adults

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec sailing classes happen every summer in…

  • Jun 16th, 2018

Fourth of July Parade applications available

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce Applications are available…

  • Jun 15th, 2018
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Share the road with cyclists, runners and race officials this weekend

Submitted by event organizers Attention drivers, on Saturday, June 17, the Lakedale…

  • Jun 13th, 2018
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Friday Harbor Physiotherapy Wellness celebrates opening with June 15 open house

Submitted by Friday Harbor Physiotherapy & Wellness Friday Harbor Physiotherapy & Wellness,…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Nominate nature-loving friends for Good Steward Award

Submitted by the San Juan Island Stewardship Network Calling all tree-loving, bunny-hugging,…

  • Jun 14th, 2018

Friday Harbor seniors gather for final days of high school | Photos

Staff report Seniors gathered in the Friday Harbor High School parking lot…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Curious what’s in a vapor cloud? | Video

What’s vaping and what’s in that vapor cloud? Don’t know? Neither do…

  • Jun 11th, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Tenly Nelson receives her diploma.

Friday Harbor High School graduation | Photos

The community tipped their hats to the 55 graduates who tossed their…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Tenly Nelson receives her diploma.
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                                Participants enjoy Field Day in 2017.

Celebrate National Amateur Radio Field Day on Lopez

Submitted by San Juan County Amateur Radio Society Members of the San…

  • Jun 13th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan County Amateur Radio Society
                                Participants enjoy Field Day in 2017.

Spring Street students learn canoes during annual trip

Fifth and sixth graders from Spring Street International School floated their way…

Lecture on ‘a sense of place’ at the San Juan Island Grange

Submitted by San Juan Island Grange Do you have a sense of…

  • Jun 11th, 2018

San Juan Islands ‘Leave No Trace’ stewards hold successful training

Submitted by event organizers Congratulations to the graduates of the inaugural “Leave…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Coast Salish art discussion on June 11

Submitted by San Juan County Join Kevin “Wa lee hub” Paul, a…

  • Jun 10th, 2018

Recreational crabbing opens July 14 in the San Juans

Submitted by WDFW Puget Sound summer crab-fishing seasons opens on June 16…

  • Jun 12th, 2018
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                                The organization’s newest homes.

Tour with the San Juan Community Home Trust

Submitted by San Juan Community Home Trust The San Juan Community Home…

  • Jun 11th, 2018
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                                The organization’s newest homes.
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                                Helen Machin-Smith, Island Stage Left, was the winner of the $1,000 grant from the Community Foundation.

San Juan Island Community Foundation hosts networking breakfast

Submitted by the SJI Community Foundation At the invitation of the San…

  • Jun 11th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan Island Community Foundation
                                Helen Machin-Smith, Island Stage Left, was the winner of the $1,000 grant from the Community Foundation.

San Juan Seltzer debuts craft-brewed spiked seltzer

Submitted by San Juan Seltzer, Inc. San Juan Seltzer, Inc. has crafted…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Soroptimists award $6,500 in local scholarships

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor…

  • Jun 11th, 2018
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                                The One More Time Band plays a local show.

One More Time Band celebrates 40 years

Submitted by One more Time Band Friday Harbor’s One More Time big…

  • Jun 9th, 2018
Contributed photo/One More Time Band
                                The One More Time Band plays a local show.
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                                Emily McVicker.

Concert at English Camp on June 9

Submitted by the San Juan Island National Historical Parks Emily McVicker will…

  • Jun 7th, 2018
Contributed photo
                                Emily McVicker.

Zylstra Lake Preserve open house on June 9

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank National Get Outdoors Day is…

  • Jun 6th, 2018

San Juan County Fair to feature Yes’ Alan White, ‘America’s Got Talent’ acrobats

Submitted by San Juan County The San Juan County Fair entertainment for…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

County requests feedback on possible home share program

Submitted by San Juan County Housing advocates across San Juan County are…

  • Jun 14th, 2018
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Canoe journey discussion at San Juan Island Library

Submitted by San Juan Island Library The event “Canoe Journey: A discussion…

  • Jun 5th, 2018
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Step-by-step group paint classes at San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art The Art For…

  • Jun 11th, 2018
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                                Dean Riley cutting the ribbon.

New aircraft maintenance facility on San Juan Island

On Friday, June 1, Dean Riley cut the ribbon at the opening…

  • Jun 5th, 2018
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                                Dean Riley cutting the ribbon.