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Girl Scout cookies sales return to San Juan Island

Staff report Two members of Girl Scout Troop 40277 will sell cookies…

  • Mar 9th, 2018
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Arts Council is looking for new board members

Submitted by San Juan County Arts Council Do you love arts and…

  • Mar 9th, 2018

Flea Market returns on April 21

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair The spring flea market date…

  • Mar 9th, 2018

Join the San Juan Islands Museum of Art for a vigil of silent compassion

Submitted by San Juan Museum of Art From Feb. 17 to May…

  • Mar 9th, 2018
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                                “Moments” by Kandis Susol

San Juan Islands Museum of Art brings natural forms to public in ‘Substrate: Underlying Currents.’

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art In the spacious…

  • Mar 9th, 2018
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                                “Moments” by Kandis Susol

Join the San Juan Island School District for a community dinner

Submitted by San Juan Island School District Join a community dinner on…

  • Mar 8th, 2018

Celebrate International Women’s Day

Demanding better wages, working conditions and the right to vote, 15,000 women…

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Friday Harbor Film Festival holds Oscar Celebration fundraiser

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival The second annual Oscars Celebration…

  • Mar 8th, 2018
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OPALCO candidate forum to be held Thursday, March 15

Submitted by OPALCO There are two open positions in this year’s OPALCO…

  • Mar 8th, 2018

New children’s clothing store opens in Friday Harbor

Submitted by Brian and Theresa Carlson Hoonied’s (pronounced ‘who needs’) is a…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Help San Juan Islander Bill Ament | Update

The following is an excerpt from the Aments’ GoFundMe website page Bill…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

Two plays about relations at San Juan Community Theatre Readers Theatre

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre Two short American plays that…

  • Mar 7th, 2018

San Juan Island lifestyle video with pros and cons of living in Friday Harbor

Watch the video below: https://youtu.be/y2xwKSVlZtc

  • Mar 6th, 2018

Students show off their words in 13th annual spelling bee

Proud parents watched as their children tackled the spelling of formidable words…

Join Island Rec’s 2018 Children’s Festival poster contest

Submitted by Park and Rec Mark your calendars; the San Juan Island’s…

  • Mar 6th, 2018

Soroptimist holds annual St. Patrick’s fundraiser

Submitted by Soroptimist Tickets are on sale now for the annual St.…

  • Mar 6th, 2018

San Juan camping reservations open March 5

Submitted by San Juan County Monday, March 5, is the opening day…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

Volunteer for The Whale Museum

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding one final…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

Library Board of Trustees monthly meeting

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library The San Juan Island Library…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

Join free estate planning workshop on Orcas

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Local attorney Cyrus Field is…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

View classics this summer at the San Juan County Fairgrounds drive-in

Submitted by San Juan County The 2018 line-up is here. Three drive-in…

  • Mar 5th, 2018
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Winter birds boat trip with Friends of the San Juans

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Join Friends of the San…

  • Mar 5th, 2018
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SeaDoc lecture to answer why salmon are dying in the Salish Sea

Submitted by the SeaDoc Society Why are salmon dying in the Salish…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

Bloodworks Northwest need help

Submitted by Blood Works Northwest Bloodworks Northwest is asking for help. Due…

  • Mar 4th, 2018

Shaw Island nun writes about transformation from Marxist to Christian

Mother Felicitas Curti lives in a quiet monastery, amongst the pastoral backdrop…

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Lisa Moretti honored in WWE Hall of Fame

World Wrestling Entertainment announced that islander Lisa Moretti, known as Ivory in…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding

Mainland Girl Scout makes ‘cookie dough’ on San Juan Island

On San Juan Island, locals don’t go to the Girl Scout cookies,…

San Juan County voting equipment to be tested

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office In the upcoming April…

  • Mar 1st, 2018
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Celebrate the Oscars with the Friday Harbor Film Festival

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival The upcoming Celebrate the Oscars…

  • Feb 28th, 2018
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Washington Senate recognizes the life and work of Joyce Sobel

Submitted by the office of Kevin Ranker The Washington state Senate passed…

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents music from Shakespeare’s lifetime

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival At 7 p.m., Sunday,…

  • Feb 27th, 2018

Celebrate the Oscars with the Friday Harbor Film Festival | Slideshow

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival Celebrate the Oscars with the…

  • Feb 27th, 2018
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Screen operatic comedy at San Juan Community Theatre

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

  • Feb 27th, 2018
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                                Spellers from a previous event.

Rotary Club spelling bee returns on March 1

Submitted by the Rotary Club of San Juan Island The Rotary Club…

  • Feb 26th, 2018
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                                Spellers from a previous event.

San Juan Community Theatre presents workshop for kids

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre San Juan Community Theatre is offering…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Island Quakers meet with Olympia Lawmakers

Quakers from the 40th Legislative District met with Senator Kevin Ranker on…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

San Juan Island Fire Department seeks emergency response volunteers

Submitted by San Juan Island Fire Department The San Juan Island Fire…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Animal Shelter’s Pet of the Week

Statistics show that seven out of 10 people are more willing to…

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Join Yogadevotion class for Lent at Saint David’s Episcopal Church

Join Heidi Green at the Saint David’s Episcopal Church sanctuary for Yogadevotion…

  • Feb 24th, 2018

Paintings depicting ‘A Season in Friday Harbor’ on display Feb. 28

Submitted by Chuck Dalldorf Boat-based artist Wendy McArthur, living and cruising with…

  • Feb 24th, 2018