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- Sep 3, 2013 at 3:00PM
A San Juan Island man who twice sold cocaine to an informant was ordered to serve 60 days in jail, while a knife-wielding homeless man will serve four months for felony assault.
- Sep 4, 2013 at 6:00AM
Historic agricultural structures listed in the Heritage Barn Register, the Washington Heritage Register, or the National Register of Historic Places, are eligible to receive grant funds.
- Sep 5, 2013 at 10:00AM
Extravaganza of entertainment. Eight bands, eight hours, twelve bucks.
- Sep 5, 2013 at 3:59PM
Though 90 percent in the U.S. disagree, Obama insists firepower is the only resort? And isn't "military action” usually government speak for: Fire the torpedoes and bleep the consequences? Vietnam and Korean “military action” turned out so well, right?
- Sep 5, 2013 at 3:51PM
John was a loving husband, dad and cook. He loved thinking up creative “to do” ideas, making beautiful things out of nature. He loved skiing, Tuesday night poker, Frisbee golf, music, music, music, good vegetarian food, concerts, and music festivals. Did we mention music and more music!
- Sep 5, 2013 at 4:58PM
The prescribed burns, slated to begin Sept. 11, are expected to help restore habitat for two rare prairie species: the island marble butterfly, a federal species of concern; and golden paintbrush, also a threatened species. The National Parks Service successfully cultivated golden paintbrush last winter.
- Sep 6, 2013 at 5:00AM
Cartoon musings on local news and events are published periodically in the Journal of the San Juan Islands, and periodically on SanJuanJournal.com.
- Sep 6, 2013 at 10:32AM
Using color footage he shot himself, Dick Proenneke traces how he came to this remote area, selected a homestead site and built his log cabin completely by himself.
- Sep 7, 2013 at 7:39PM
The event will begin, rain or shine, with a presentation of "colors" by an American Legion Post 163 honor guard detachment, followed by several speakers, including Mayor Carrie Lacher and Fire Chief Steve Marler.
- Sep 7, 2013 at 7:55PM
We recall all too well the lies and deceit that resulted in the unconstitutional, undeclared, and unnecessary wars of choice in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the disastrous intervention in the Libyan civil war.
- Sep 7, 2013 at 7:15PM
Friday Harbor grabbed an early 12-0 lead as Nate Steenkolk rushed for two touchdowns in the Wolverines first two possessions of the game. But they failed to convert on each of the extra-point attempts, which would come back to haunt them in the late stages of season opener.
- Sep 9, 2013 at 8:00PM
Guardrails are scheduled to be installed during the week of Sept. 23 on San Juan Island.
- Sep 10, 2013 at 10:46AM
Three marijuana retail stores will be permitted in San Juan County, one each on Orcas, San Juan and Lopez islands, under regulations proposed Sept. 4 by the Washington State Liquor Control Board to implement Initiative 502, which legalizes marijuana production, processing and retailing.
- Sep 10, 2013 at 1:09PM
Guest speaker is Felicity Green, a member of the international "Transitions" organization and Lopez Island resident. Green will talk about the history of the Transitions movement and its member groups on Lopez.
- Sep 10, 2013 at 1:11PM
Cost to contest a building code decision will drop 400 percent
- Sep 10, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 3:05PM
Chemistry, camaraderie, feistiness and a thirst for competition for this year's volleyball team
- Sep 10, 2013 at 3:00PM
We have to watch out a lot more for the welfare of our families, friends, neighbors, co-workers, and acquaintances.
- Sep 10, 2013 at 1:03PM
Property owners are held hostage by a system that gives little weight to facts
- Sep 10, 2013 at 8:00PM updated Sep 11, 2013 at 8:27AM
Pick up a copy of the Sept. 11 edition of the Journal, and look online, for previews, schedules and team photos of the Friday Harbor's four fall sports teams.
- Sep 11, 2013 at 5:00AM updated at 8:22AM
Four Friday Harbor middle and high school students spent theirs taking advanced coursework at Seattle University this summer
- Sep 11, 2013 at 8:00AM updated at 11:13AM
Thirteen former Friday Harbor football stars were inducted into the school's newly created football "Hall of Fame"; click here for a list of the 2013 inductees.
- Sep 11, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 3:09PM
From buffers widths to best available science, and from wetland water quality protection to exemptions allowed for utilities in public and private right-of-ways, 10 portions of the CAO will need to be revisited and reconstructed as a result of the Hearings Board ruling.
- Sep 11, 2013 at 3:30PM
San Juan County Sheriff's Department detective Lachlan Buchanan's eyewitness account of his 9/11 experience as a New York City policeman was met with rapt attention by a crowd of 75 at the "Day of Remembrance and Service" at Memorial Park Sept. 11.
- Sep 11, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Sep 12, 2013 at 8:55AM
Descendants of some of the island’s prominent pioneer families will be on hand to talk about the family’s legacy in the islands.
- Sep 12, 2013 at 8:00AM
Conrad Bormann has been working mornings this summer at San Juan Island Community Garden as a hardworking student volunteer