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Whale Museum lecture topic: Impact of noise on orcas

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 12:41AM

The Whale Museum’s 2008 lecture series begins with a talk by Dr. Marla Holt at the museum tonight at 7.

Tom Odegard, San Juan County Fire District 3 | Firefighter of the Month

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 4:47PM

San Juan County Sheriff’s Log | July 16

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 12:41AM

San Juan County Sheriff’s Department reported responding to these calls.

First-time felony offender gets 15 days for vandalism spree

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

A San Juan Island man who pummeled a couple’s cars with eggs, tossed a block of concrete through the rear window of one and repeatedly vandalized their vehicles has been sentenced to 15 days in jail.

District Court

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Sep 16, 2008 at 9:14PM

Couldn’t be better, but most unlikely to happen again | Along the Waterfront

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 30, 2008 at 12:24PM

Sea to Sand. That’s what it’s like cruising up the Columbia River.

A lost pot may catch, kill 75 crabs each year

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 5:59PM

On July 2, the summer crabbing season began in San Juan County. The WSU Beach Watchers Program reminds crabbers that using a crab pot escape cord prevents needless waste of the crab resource. Volunteers are reaching out to all crabbers to hand out information about crab pot escape cords and to provide free samples of the cord.

Sports Briefs

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 19, 2008 at 6:54AM

They’re familiar faces on the golf course at San Juan Golf and Country Club.

San Juan Scoreboard | July 16

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 4:52PM

Scores from around San Juan Island.

Friday Harbor Baseball Boosters Club to host alumni game

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 12:42AM

Bragging rights and more will be on the line when the Friday Harbor Baseball Boosters Club hosts its first Wolverine alumni game and fund-raiser July 26 at Hartman Field. Game time is TBD.

Shuksun Golf Course to host annual NWAIA tourney

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 12:42AM

The Northwest Washington American Institute of Architects annual Golf Tournament benefits the NWAIA Scholarship Endowment Fund.

Around Town | Events on San Juan

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 4:29PM

The Turn Point Lighthouse Restoration Society’s museum at Turn Point opened July 4.

Eight San Juan students named to UW Dean’s List

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 12:42AM

Eight students from San Juan Island and two from Lopez were named to the University of Washington Dean’s List for the spring quarter.

What’s Happening! San Juan Island | July 16

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 4:40PM

Summer Reading Program with Wolf Hollow, 1:30 p.m., Friday Harbor Elementary School field. Learn all about birds of prey and become more aware of the birds living around us. Learn how your activities can cause problems for these animals, and consider what you can do to help. Sponsored by the San Juan Island Library. 378-2798.

Encampment at English Camp July 26-27

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 12:56PM

The National Park Service's 10th annual “Encampment” at English Camp July 26-27

Around Town

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

John Harlin III successfully climbed the Eiger in the Alps 40 years after the mountain claimed the life of his famous father.

California Guitar Trio performs at San Juan Community Theatre

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 23, 2008 at 10:00AM

They’ve played for audiences around the world. And now, California Guitar Trio brings their whirlwind of instrumental styles to Friday Harbor and the San Juan Community Theatre on Tuesday at 8 p.m.

Does your ink reveal more than you think? | Jill Urbach

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 17, 2008 at 3:01PM

Ah, mid-July. A welcome respite from the chill of “June-uary.” The days are reliably warm. Sandals can be worn consistently without socks. Swimsuits have been donned … and the lack of coverage displays just what sort of ink people are wearing these days. Yes, tattoos.

Primary election ballots in the mail Aug. 1 | Editorial

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 1:00PM updated Jul 19, 2008 at 7:18AM

Ballots for the Aug. 19 primary election go out in the mail in 16 days, on Aug. 1. If you aren’t registered to vote, do so.

San Juan Journal Letters to the Editor | July 16

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Jul 29, 2008 at 4:37PM

This letter is in support of Randy Gaylord for San Juan County Superior Court judge. My recommendation is based on the following ...

Lummi, Chippewa artists in Friday Harbor for arts festival

  • Jul 17, 2008 at 3:04PM

The Lummi Arts Festival is Friday through Sunday, with events planned in three locations: The gallery on the corner of West and First streets, Dance Workshop II on Second Street, and the San Juan Historical Museum. The events are free and open to the public.

Westcott Bay, Visual Arts Museum agree to merger

  • Jul 18, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Jul 19, 2008 at 6:32AM

Westcott Bay Institute for Art & Nature and the Visual Arts Museum of San Juan County will merge and create a new organization under a new name. The merger means both organizations will work together to build an accredited county arts museum, preferably in Friday Harbor.

San Juan Island waste transfer station EIS will be released July 28

  • Jul 18, 2008 at 2:38PM

The draft Environmental Impact Statement for the San Juan Island waste-transfer station project will be presented to the County Council, the state Department of Ecology and released to the public on July 28. The release marks the beginning of a 45-day public comment period.

Writers read from their works tonight at 6:30

  • Jul 18, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 19, 2008 at 7:16AM

Five local writers will read from their work tonight at 6:30 in the San Juan Island Library. The event is free and open to the public.

Candidates tell Town Council why they're ideal for appointment

  • Jul 19, 2008 at 6:00AM updated Sep 16, 2008 at 9:15PM

Come Aug. 7, Anna Maria de Freitas, Bob Low, Noel Monin or Dan Zaehring will be sworn in as a council member – in time to consider a land-use matter with the council’s senior member, Carrie Brooks, on vacation.

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