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Peter W. Sturdivant: 1928 — 2012 | Passages

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 11:00AM

Peter enjoyed traveling and camping, and was happiest when surrounded by family, friends, wine, and song. He famously excelled at telling bad puns — dearly appreciated by all who loved him.

Martin Halvorsen: 1949 — 2012 | Passages

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 6:00AM

Throughout his entire life he worked as a diesel mechanic and was known as the guy who could fix anything.

Celebration for Dodie Post Gann, Jan. 19, at the fairgrounds

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 11:07AM

Dodie Post Gann died Dec. 24, on Christmas Eve, at the age of 90. Friends and her many admirers will get together Saturday, Jan. 19, for a celebration at the Marie Boe Building at the fairgrounds in Friday Harbor.

IPS ownership changes hands, Eltinge calls the shots

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 6:00AM

Born and raised on Fox Island, Adam Eltinge majored in business and construction management at WSU, worked for eight years for a residential real estate developer in the Redmond and Woodinville areas, and is now the new owner of Friday Harbor-based Island Petroleum Services

Aqua Zumba comes to San Juan Island

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 3:00PM

Talia Loucks, already teaching on-land Zumba classes at the club, was recently certified as an Aqua Zumba® instructor, and she will be conducting a demo class in the water on Thursday, Jan. 10, at 11 a.m.

Music heard by The Sun King

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 6:00PM

Five different chamber music concerts will be performed on each of the islands between January and June with accomplished international performers playing music dating from 1550 to 1850 on authentic period instruments.

Dodgeball makes its debut

  • Jan 10, 2013 at 8:00AM

Island Rec now offers adult dodgeball as a drop-in program. Thursdays, starting Feb. 7, at Turnbull gym from 8-10 p.m. Ages 16 plus.

‘Rise Like Lions’ kicks off film series

  • Jan 10, 2013 at 11:00AM

On Saturday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m., Scott Noble’s “Rise Like Lions” will be screened. The film explores the people, actions and words from the camps and streets of the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Back again! The Tooth Mobile is coming!

  • Jan 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

Fish For Teeth sponsors this local volunteer-staffed clinic to provide urgent and preventative dental care to island residents who have no discretionary income, no dental insurance and no other financial means to pay for dental services.

League hosts candidate forums

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 10:00AM

The local League of Women Voters will sponsor three candidate forums, on San Juan, Orcas and Lopez islands, prior to the Feb. 12 county council primary election.

Scholarships available for EDC supply chain management course

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 6:00PM

Attend a workshop covering manufacturing business models, planning, production and inventory management, forecasting, distribution, and more.

Cutbacks by WSF ignore its mission | Letters

  • Jan 12, 2013 at 6:00AM

Ferries could further constrain passengers on its boats by carrying no one, place a similar limitation on vehicles, and thus eliminate all its crew members and save even more.

Rights, privilege not the same | Letters

  • Jan 15, 2013 at 3:00PM

The Washington Bar Association and Mr. Power are struggling to accommodate and understand the similarities and differences between a privilege and a right.

Better choice lies in private sector | Letters

  • Jan 14, 2013 at 1:00PM

Except for Lisa Byers, whose career has been with government funded non-profits, all the candidates listed above have recent private sector experience.

Pratt provides proven leadership | Letters

  • Jan 12, 2013 at 3:00PM

Lovel has both the skills and temperament to lead San Juan County through these difficult and often contentious times.

Supports Jarman in council contest | Letters

  • Jan 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

Bob looks for solutions in a non-partisan way, considering other opinions. He has fresh perspectives and can learn quickly.

Backing Byers in Orcas council race | Letters

  • Jan 15, 2013 at 9:00AM

She understands the county’s strengths and weaknesses, and because of her broad involvement, she has a wide network of county residents on whom she can call for answers to questions or for assistance.

Vote Forlenza he’ll manage well | Letters

  • Jan 13, 2013 at 3:00PM

In this next primary election we better elect at least one individual with some proven experience in administration and management or we are going to have a re-run of the decades past.

Byers brings balanced view | Letters

  • Jan 14, 2013 at 7:00AM

She is well known as a balanced facilitator, and problem solver, both of which are talents we need in county government.

Hard at Work

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 2:00PM

Veteran director Jane Maxwell Campbell, leading the high school drama group since Fred Yocker’s departure two years ago, believes audiences are in for a treat.

So grateful for all your support | Letters

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 4:00PM

The gift of a celebration of Sam with you all was the best way for us to spend our Christmas this year.

First baby of 2013: Lorraine DeLee Eastman

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 7:00AM

As winner of the Journal's annual Baby Derby, Lorraine and the Eastman family will receive what’s known as the “Baby Booty”, consisting of more than $500 in gifts, prizes and age-appropriate packages donated by 20 separate businesses, merchants and local retailers.

Supports Byers in Dist 2 council race | Letters

  • Jan 9, 2013 at 8:00AM

Lisa is dedicated to the truly helpful things that are needed on Orcas and in the county.

Support for Ayers from San Juan | Letters

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 3:57PM

Greg’s solution just makes sense, and shows how he can take a problem and solve it in a unique way.

Backing Pratt in Dist 1 council race | Letters

  • Jan 8, 2013 at 9:00PM

Lovel’s performance on the previous council has consistently produced innovative, positive results.

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