Life

San Juan County Sheriff’s Office reminds islanders not to leave pets in cars on hot days

Submitted by the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office The San Juan County…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

Pet food pantry opens on San Juan Island

Submitted by APS Treasure Hounds and the Animal Protection Society are proud…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

Peter Lane appointed to Friday Harbor Arts Commission

Submitted by The Town of Friday Harbor Peter Lane has been appointed…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

Island Rec offers two summer soccer camps

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec staff will offer two youth soccer…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

Animal Protection Society presents: Pet of the Week

Hello, Friday Harbor. Allow me to introduce myself. I am Buns. I’ve…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

San Juan Islands-grown food available for seniors, WIC recipients

Submitted by San Juan County San Juan County Health and Community Services…

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

New art show opening June 22 at Lopez Center

There is a new art show at the Lopez Center for Community…

  • Jun 22nd, 2018

Free concert at English Camp on June 23

Submitted by San Juan Island National Historical Park Sara Brown, a small-town…

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Island Rec presents Music on the Lawn through August

Submitted by Islands Rec The 2018 Music on the Lawn is a…

  • Jun 21st, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                Fireworks on Fourth of July in 2017.

Fireworks planned for San Juan Island Fourth of July

Submitted by San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce Thanks to a matching…

  • Jun 21st, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                Fireworks on Fourth of July in 2017.

San Juan couple donates home for medical education

Submitted by UW Medicine The Stern family has established a legacy at…

  • Jun 21st, 2018

San Juan Island Library board looks to construct new building

Submitted by San Juan Island Library San Juan Island may have a…

  • Jun 21st, 2018

Know Your Island Walk at Mount Finlayson

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

  • Jun 20th, 2018

San Juan Island EMS presents: EMTs of the month

Submitted by San Juan Island EMS San Juan Emergency Medical Services previously…

  • Jun 20th, 2018

San Juan Island Women’s Fund celebrates 15 years of collective giving

What 130 ladies couldn’t achieve separately, they do together as part of…

Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                A pirate ship from the 2017 festival.

Pirate fest returns to the Port of Friday Harbor

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

  • Jun 18th, 2018
Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                A pirate ship from the 2017 festival.

Skagit Valley College graduation on San Juan | Photos

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

Fourth of July Parade applications available

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

  • Jun 18th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan County Amateur Radio Society
                                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 18th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan County Amateur Radio Society
                                Participants enjoy Field Day in 2017.

Salish Solstice Festival at fairgrounds June 21

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

  • Jun 18th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan Island Community Foundation
                                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
Contributed photo/San Juan Island Community Foundation
                                Inskeep scholars.

Sleepover at The Whale Museum

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

  • Jun 18th, 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

New Friday Harbor animal shelter to open this September

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

  • 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

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
Contributed photo Board member RaVae Luckhart

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…

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

County requests feedback on possible home share program

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

  • Jun 14th, 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

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

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
Contributed photos

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
Contributed photos

Friday Harbor Physiotherapy Wellness celebrates opening with June 15 open house

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

  • Jun 12th, 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

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

San Juan Seltzer debuts craft-brewed spiked seltzer

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

  • Jun 12th, 2018