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SJ Islanders are off to see the wizard

Theatergoers will be transported to the strange and wonderful world in the…

 

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Wolf Hollow releases two juvenile bald eagles

After several months of receiving care at Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

 

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The San Juans lose its Granny

Most people anticipate the death of grandparents, but it doesn’t make it…

 

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SJ Community Foundation supports Mullis Center caregivers

By Lucretia Devine Mullis Community Senior Center caregivers group In November, the…

  • Jan 11th, 2017
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Ballerina baker

Sixth-grader Annabelle Mountford sells vanilla cupcakes outside the Foxhall neighborhood in Friday…

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Sunflower sea stars population dwindles

By Bob Friel SeaDoc Society Science usually happens a millimeter at a…

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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New Year’s Day wedding for SJC EMS couple

Submitted by Melissa Gaurd Gordy and Deanna Banry and Frank and Melissa…

  • Jan 9th, 2017
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SeaDoc creates animal health record to prevent lost whale bodies

By Joe Gaydos SeaDoc Society An 18-year-old southern resident killer whale (J34)…

  • Jan 6th, 2017
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San Juan Island honors orcas passed in 2016

As the sun set on Tuesday, Dec. 27, about 40 people gathered…

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Salish Sea Early Music Festival begins Jan. 7

Submitted by Jeffrey Cohan The supple sounds of the elusive dulcian or…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017
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Community Treasures in last weeks of petition drive

Submitted by Community Treasures Petition Committee Thank you for your hard work…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017
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Free lecture on sea birds in Eastsound on Jan. 10

Submitted by The SeaDoc Society Fledge your winter nest and find out…

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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Safe and fun New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve celebrations often center around alcohol, and waking up Jan.…

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SJC students save energy to combat climate change

Submitted by the Friends of the San Juans Extreme weather events, rising…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Youth ASL parks crew honored for SJI project

Submitted by the Northwest Youth Corps San Juan Island National Historical Park…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Celebrate New Year’s with the Pintail

Submitted by Kevin and Kendra Martin, Pintail Join the Pintail for the…

  • Dec 27th, 2016
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Wolf Hollow staff advises how to aid wildlife in the winter

Submitted by Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilitation Center It seems strange to be…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Midwives: changing the world one baby at a time

For almost 40 years, Melinda Milligan has been helping new islanders enter…

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HGTV to feature SJI tiny, floating home

Wendy Beckler’s home doesn’t just have a waterfront view – it has…

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Lighted boat parade returns to Friday Harbor

Information gathered from www.visitsanjuans.com At 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 17, the Friday…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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How to help SJC homeless

Submitted by the United Way of San Juan County In response to…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Birders flock to annual Christmas Bird Count on New Year’s Eve

Submitted by the San Juan Island Audobon Society The San Juan Islands…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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APS shares Zazu’s Parrot Sanctuary gift

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor On Saturday, Dec.…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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Holiday happenings this season

There are several activities for holiday revelers to enjoy in Friday Harbor…

  • Dec 21st, 2016
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The Journal raffles laptop and subscription at hardware sale

The temperature may have been below 30 degrees, but that did not…

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Coziness of the soul brought to the stage

This holiday season Island Stage Left brings back the popular “Omnium Gatherum,”…

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Sing-along to ‘Frozen’ Dec. 17

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre An evening of holiday family…

  • Dec 15th, 2016
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Local teens attend state preservation summit

Submitted by Debbi Fincher Rock Solid Team Youth Advisor, Prevention Coalition A…

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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A family business on the water

The M/V Pintail is a fixture of the San Juan Islands and…

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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Opera in HD on Dec. 18

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre One of the most highly…

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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London Theatre in HD at SJCT

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre A contemporary drama from London is…

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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Local sculpture artist exhibition at SJIMA

The exhibition John F. Heric Retrospective: More than Meets the Eye will…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Port Commissioners attend the San Juan Island Pilot’s Association Holiday event

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of Friday Harbor will hold…

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The first snow of winter dusts the island

The images capture the first dusting of snow on Dec. 9 in…

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“Nutcracker” ballet offers its own Land of Sweets

When the lights are dimmed and the recorded strings are bowed, Clara…

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Celebrate winter solstice with a concert on Lopez

Submitted by SeaMuse Come celebrate the winter solstice with SeaMuse! Every year,…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Local artists hold exhibition at SJIMA

Adding to the community holiday festivities this month will be the annual…

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Readers Theater and SJ Singers | Upcoming theatre events

On Book! Readers Theatre presents “Elephant’s Graveyard” on Thursday and Friday, Dec.…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Children’s Festival volunteers needed

Submitted by Island Rec Plans are just beginning for the San Juan…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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San Juan Singers serenade for holidays

Submitted by The San Juan Singers San Juan Singers have been serenading…

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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