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Friday Harbor High alumn heads up Camp Eagle Rock

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is pleased to welcome CJ Woods…

  • May 24th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffrey Cohan.

The Salish Sea Music Festival performs ‘Concerti’

The Salish Sea Music Festival performs Concerti

  • May 24th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffrey Cohan.
Richard Bell photographed the bear in his backyard on May 18 in Hillview Terrace near Friday Harbor. (Richard Bell/contributed photo)

Bear searches the islands for love

While looking for love in all the wrong places, a black bear…

Richard Bell photographed the bear in his backyard on May 18 in Hillview Terrace near Friday Harbor. (Richard Bell/contributed photo)

Pet of the Week: Chef Chutney

Hello there! My name is Chef Chutney, and I just found a…

  • May 23rd, 2019

Get moving with Moving Parts class

Get moving with Moving Parts class

  • May 22nd, 2019

Journey of the Soul workshop

Submitted by Hospice of San Juan Hospice of San Juan is sponsoring…

  • May 22nd, 2019

Schools sees project evaluators

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District Approximately 21 evaluators are…

  • May 22nd, 2019

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

  • May 22nd, 2019

American Legion open house

Submitted by Peter DeLorenzi The American Legion Post 163, Friday Harbor will…

  • May 21st, 2019

Alchemy Art Center launches artist-in-residence program

Submitted by Alchemy Art Center This June, Alchemy Art Center is launching…

  • May 21st, 2019
Contributed photo.

Friday Harbor High Aerospace Team receives award

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The Friday Harbor High…

  • May 20th, 2019
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Round Towners providing transportation for those in need

Submitted by Round Towners The San Juan Island Lions club gifted the…

  • May 18th, 2019

Friday Harbor to paint streets

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor Town streets are being restriped…

  • May 17th, 2019

Friday Harbor girl wins fishing derby on Orcas

Saylor Whalen from Friday Harbor took first place in the 23rd annual…

  • May 17th, 2019

Friday Harbor violinist plays her final concert with Island Sinfonia

Submitted by Island Sinfonia The spring concert series by Island Sinfonia is…

  • May 17th, 2019

Jackson Beach gets community access

Submitted by Zach Crichton You might have seen some changes down at…

  • May 17th, 2019

Lives long gone, stones remain

Each hand-carved stone in the Roche Harbor Pioneer Cemetery has a tale…

Shrimping season has opened | Video

Shrimping season has opened, so if you are looking for some tips,…

  • May 16th, 2019

Rental Property Options

San Juan County currently has several mechanisms for legally renting a home…

  • May 16th, 2019

Pasta dinner fundraiser for Whale Museum, May 17

Submitted by The Whale Museum Join The Whale Museum from 5-7 p.m.…

  • May 16th, 2019
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                                Left to right: Jennifer Armstrong, director of SJI Family Resource Center; Samantha Bryner, FH Kiwanis; and Doug Popham, president of FH Kiwanis. The Kiwanis Club meets the first and third Thursdays at noon at Friday Harbor House.

Kiwanis donates to family resource center

Submitted by The Friday Harbor Kiwanis The Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club presented…

  • May 16th, 2019
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                                Left to right: Jennifer Armstrong, director of SJI Family Resource Center; Samantha Bryner, FH Kiwanis; and Doug Popham, president of FH Kiwanis. The Kiwanis Club meets the first and third Thursdays at noon at Friday Harbor House.

Building dreams for all children

A common public misconception is that differently abled children will never hold…

Candidate forum for hospital commissioner candidates

Four San Juan County Public Hospital District board commissioner positions are open…

Center for Whale Research Launches Monday Movie Nights

Submitted by The Center for Whale Research Summer is just around the…

  • May 15th, 2019

San Juan County accepting Home Fund Program applications

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

  • May 15th, 2019

Volunteer of the month

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The animal protection…

  • May 14th, 2019

Turning off but tuning in

Returning to the wild, imaginative world in which children live; encouraging outdoor…

Best of the Fest: ‘The Bleeding Edge’

Friday Harbor Film Festival Presents, “The Bleeding Edge,” a film festival favorite…

  • May 14th, 2019

Family Art Days begin

Submitted by the San Juan Museum of Art Don’t miss the second…

  • May 13th, 2019

National Tourism Week: Why travel matters to the San Juan Islands

Submitted by The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau “The best education I…

  • May 13th, 2019

Baroque music at Brickworks

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival World-renowned early-music specialists viola…

  • May 13th, 2019

Mothers helping mothers

Mothers helping mothers

Performers needed for the fair

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair Calling all performers for the…

  • May 12th, 2019

Register now for the Lions bike festival

Submitted by San Juan Lions Ever seen a 20-foot-wide by 10-foot-tall bicycle?…

  • May 10th, 2019

Contra dance with The Possum Carvers

Submitted by San Juan Islands Contra Dance This month the Third Saturday…

  • May 10th, 2019
midsection of girl holding lit sparkler

Fourth of July parade theme announced

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce The San Juan…

  • May 10th, 2019
midsection of girl holding lit sparkler

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…