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- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 9:39 AM
“I Never Saw Another Butterfly” is the story of one of the survivors of Terezin, a ghetto where more than 15,000 Jewish children passed through.
- posted Nov 2, 2013 at 1:57 PM
About 20 orca whales put on an impressive display as they swam around a Washington state ferry carrying tribal artifacts to a new museum at the ancestral home of Chief Seattle, Tuesday, along the Bainbridge Island-Seattle crossing. Some believe the spectacle is more than coincidence. Click on the headline above for a story by the Seattle Times.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 9:45 AM
Kennedy Cole Salamas was born Nov. 13 at Group Health Hospital, in Seattle.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 1:05 PM
Family and friends of Susan Ross will have a memorial service and potluck celebrating her life Saturday, Nov. 30, at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 4:16 PM
The Journal 's parent company, Sound Publishing, is gearing up for a busy Thanksgiving and Black Friday week... its busiest Black Friday ever, in fact.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:08 AM
Nicholas Corrin has traveled widely and taught at various colleges before undergoing formal training in Oriental and Ayurvedic Medicine.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:22 AM
He was the penultimate kindly old-timer from an era long since passed, and quite possibly never existed at all.
- posted Nov 26, 2013 at 12:23 PM
On Nov. 18, Peter John Anderson pleaded guilty in San Juan County Superior Court to two counts of third-degree rape, a Class C felony. Anderson, who will be required to register as a sex offender as a result of the conviction, is slated to be sentenced on Feb. 28.
- posted Nov 26, 2013 at 12:19 PM
Vicki Telford recently moved to Friday Harbor from the resort community of Flathead Lake, Mont., where she was owner and operator of a real estate firm.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:24 AM
Perhaps we need an increase in customs agents, but I hardly think terrorism is a problem in Friday Harbor.
- posted Nov 26, 2013 at 3:14 PM
Only hours after he was sentenced to 15 months in prison, authorities claim a 24-year-old Friday Harbor man went to the home of a former girlfriend and, after his sexual advances were rejected, that he then attacked, threatened and strangled the woman in a fit of rage.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:14 AM— updated Nov 26, 2013 at 3:34 PM
Three months after the fire that burned the Spring Street Landing Building, the Port and its insurer, Enduris Washington, are wrangling over the amount that will be paid for damages.
- posted Nov 4, 2013 at 9:14 AM
The poetry reading is sponsored by Spring Street International School, where Gano will teach poetry classes this week as part of the Skagit River Poetry
- posted Nov 4, 2013 at 9:28 AM
Greg Winter led the campaign in support of a “Home Fund levy” dedicated to affordable housing in Bellingham, which voters approved last year and for which, in part, he received a “Friend of Housing Award” at the Washington State Affordable Housing Conference in Spokane, in October.
- posted Nov 27, 2013 at 9:43 AM
One day only! 50% off 1 item priced $30 or less. Anacortes and Friday Harbor stores only.
- posted Nov 27, 2013 at 8:58 AM
The Port will also add two new concrete multi-hull slips on E walkway, near the floating restrooms.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:25 AM
The county may claim lack of information, but they knew or should have known infinitely more than the individual citizen.
- posted Nov 27, 2013 at 9:05 AM
Initiative 522 was the measure on the Nov. 5 ballot requiring mandatory labeling of genetically engineered foods, seeds and seed products.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 11:59 AM
Going the extra mile and enduring unforseen hardship didn’t gone unnoticed by the local business community
- posted Nov 4, 2013 at 6:33 PM
The summit will explore which industries are doing well, which are likely to grow and what actions can be taken to spur growth and employment.
- posted Nov 4, 2013 at 6:49 PM
Starting off as a street singer in New Orleans, Corey Harris has gone on to tour, record and perform with some of the top names in the business, including BB King, Taj Mahal and Dave Matthews. But it's his achievements as a solo artist that earned him a "genius award'
- posted Nov 27, 2013 at 2:47 PM— updated Nov 27, 2013 at 7:04 PM
Several speakers asked questions or raised subjects, such as body cavity searches and holding cells, that the panel did not have answers for.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:27 AM— updated Nov 27, 2013 at 2:50 PM
We choose “La Casa de Los Niños” orphanage because it’s in the city of Tepic, Nayarit, where both our moms were born.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:17 AM— updated Nov 27, 2013 at 8:50 AM
The largest average change in value, a 4.9 percent decrease, was in the Town of Friday Harbor.
- posted Nov 25, 2013 at 10:30 AM
Parks staff will now spread the wetland grasses seed and all will emerge in the spring.