Life

Master Gardeners plant sale at the Mullis Center

Submitted by Master Gardeners This year there are more than 2,000 organic…

  • May 9th, 2019

Saying goodbye to the island’s waterman

When a cool breeze ruffles the waters encompassing the San Juan Islands…

Legislative page Ela Angevine

Submitted by Washington State Legislative Support Services Ela Angevine, a student at…

  • May 8th, 2019

Find a love for learning at Friday Harbor Labs Open House

It’s a spring-time tradition for the scientists at Friday Harbor Labs to…

Fish Tacos for healthy teeth

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing…

  • May 8th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                “Nurse Log” cast bronze by Jean Behnke.

Lopez artist featured in Perry and Carlson Gallery

Submitted by The Perry and Carlson Gallery and Jean Behnke The Perry…

  • May 8th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                “Nurse Log” cast bronze by Jean Behnke.
Contributed photo/Peter Cavanagh.

Local photographer discusses his Arctic voyage

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Photographer, filmmaker, former NASA researcher,…

  • May 6th, 2019
Contributed photo/Peter Cavanagh.

Former Friday Harbor resident releases new book

Submitted by GJ Scherzinger When an enchanter begins stealing the souls of…

  • May 5th, 2019

Elevate sexual assault and domestic violence prevention education in the San Juans | Guest column

Submitted by the Stand Up Men We would like to thank Colleen…

  • May 4th, 2019

FHHS Visual Art Students Win Big at the NWESD Regional High School Art Competition and Scholastics Arts and Writing Awards

Submitted by San Juan Island School District Friday Harbor High School art…

  • May 4th, 2019

‘Beyond the War on Invasive Species’ with author Tao Orion

Submitted by the Grange Join the San Juan Island Grange on May…

  • May 3rd, 2019

Understanding the artist and the work

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art You may have driven…

  • May 3rd, 2019
Contributed photo.

Happy May Day

Submitted by Stillpoint School Happy May Day from everyone at Stillpoint School!!…

  • May 2nd, 2019
Contributed photo.

‘The Drowsy Chaperone’ comes to San Juan Community Theatre

“Everything always works out in musicals. In the real world, nothing ever…

Opening day boat parade and community open house

Submitted by Mike Henry, fleet captain San Juan Island Yacht Club All…

  • May 2nd, 2019

Balance Class date change

Submitted by San Juan Physical Therapy Starting May 8, Balance Class is…

  • May 1st, 2019

Wizard Rifle at the Oarhouse

Oarhouse concert

  • May 1st, 2019

Streetcleaners are coming to your neighborhood

Submitted by San Juan County Public Works A monthly street sweeping program…

  • May 1st, 2019

Spring Street senior recognizes her teachers | Guest column

Submitted by Spring Street International School Spring Street International School is graduating…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau.

National history month, celebrated locally

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau A rogue barnyard animal…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau.

Girls Scouts’ “Adventures in Slime” workshop

Submitted by organizers Girl Scouts of Western Washington is sharing its “Adventures…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Felicity Schubert, honorable mention.

Children’s Festival poster contest winners

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is pleased to present the winners…

  • May 1st, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Felicity Schubert, honorable mention.

Mexican feast community dinner

Submitted by Liz Varvaro May 1 is the last community dinner of…

  • May 1st, 2019

‘A Wheel in Time: Cultivating Roots’ | San Juan County Fair 2019

The 2019 San Juan County Fair theme is A Wheel in Time:…

  • May 1st, 2019

Pet of the week

Bonjour! Est-ce que tu parles français? Mon nom est Cowboy. I didn’t…

  • May 1st, 2019

Children’s festival this weekend

Children’s festival this weekend

  • Apr 30th, 2019

Kaiser denial discussions continue

Emergency responders, doctors, nurses, county council members and insurance agents were among…

Contributted photo. From left to right: Genevieve Gislason, Shannon Calverley and Katie Heeb.

Soroptimist award winners

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

  • Apr 29th, 2019
Contributted photo. From left to right: Genevieve Gislason, Shannon Calverley and Katie Heeb.

‘Living in the Future’s Past’ multi-island film screening | An interview with Jeff Bridges

Data on global warming is plentiful. What isn’t well understood by the…

Special Family Events for Screen-Free Week

Join the fun. Participate in these Screen-Free Week activities for families: Special…

  • Apr 29th, 2019

Volunteers needed for San Juan County Fair photography exhibit

The San Juan County Fair needs help on Tuesday, Aug. 13 from…

  • Apr 26th, 2019

Finding Food and Community on a Pacific Northwest Island

Submitted by the San Juan Grange and Griffin Bay Bookstore Make sure…

  • Apr 24th, 2019

23d Annual Bill Yarlott Youth Fishing Derby

The 23d Annual Bill Yarlott Youth Fishing Derby is on April 27.…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.

Baroque winds

Submitted by the Salish Sea Festival The Salish Sea Early Music Festival…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo/Vicki Boeckman.

Long-time San Juan Island resident debuts children’s book

Submitted by RA Cook RA Cook, local San Juan islander also known…

  • Apr 23rd, 2019

Fourth graders find power through poetry

Lowell Jons’ fourth-grade class at Friday Harbor Elementary School is learning about…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019

Hill of Thrills Soap Box Race

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is very excited to announce the…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019

TEDxSanJuanIsland streams TED talks from Vancouver

Presentations by world-class speakers, scientists and industry professionals are coming to the…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019
Contributed photo/Katie Flemming, Friends of the San Juans

Locals clean up the islands

Islanders care about preserving the beauty of the San Juans. Every spring…

Contributed photo/Katie Flemming, Friends of the San Juans

First come Love

Submitted by Jan Canniff “First Comes Love - a New Way to…

  • Apr 22nd, 2019