Unfortunately, the bait was still on a treble, barbed hook with monofilament line attached. Another boater and my husband tried to locate this hook in hopes that she hadn’t swallowed it. She had.
Along with sunny weather and lots of free time, summer can also bring challenges for young families in Friday Harbor. School is out, childcare options can be limited and many parents are working long hours.
Sixty minutes after their ceremony ended on June 6th, 61 graduated seniors from Friday Harbor High School began the all night adventure known as Grad Night. Family and friends shouted and waved as the school buses departed with horns blaring.
A huge thank you to Ross Dixon with Raincoast Conservation Foundation for bringing the documentary film “Directly Affected” to our islands June 9-11.
Eight months ago the County Council passed a resolution making San Juan County a voluntary “Leave No Trace Area” to facilitate the protection and preservation of our natural environment for all people – current and future generations.
The first annual Prom for Grown Ups, held in May and put on by the Friday Harbor Elementary School and Friday Harbor Middle School PTAs was a roaring success. We danced and romanced the night away!
My goal is to work proactively with state officials to ensure hospital district commissioners now and into the future can use their contracting and oversight authority to hold contractors and vendors accountable and to provide support for services based on what a community needs instead of what a specific entity decides to provide.