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- Feb 17, 2014 at 7:07PM
Avenge and advance: the Wolverines can avenge a 5-point loss early in the season and advance in post-season play with a win over the Pumas (16-4) in the opening round of the Tri-District 1A tournament; tip off is 5 p.m. at University Prep.
- Feb 17, 2014 at 6:12PM
The Honeywells, who won a nine-figure Powerball prize in early 2013, purchased the property in mid-2013 for $6 million. According to an eight-page statement signed by Honeywell and prepared in response to the county investigation, the Honeywells intend to use the property as their retirement home and family retreat.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 10:00AM
APS’ goal this year is to collect a total of 2 tons of food.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 1:00PM
If you enjoy playing ping pong, here’s your chance to “Go for the Gold.”
- Feb 18, 2014 at 3:00PM
House Bill 2306 would expand a tax classification on land actively used for agriculture, timber production or undeveloped open space.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 6:00PM
Two-term incumbent seeks a third as chief of county finances, elections
- Feb 19, 2014 at 6:00AM
The baroque orchestra “Simphonie Nouvelle” will present an evening of concerti on period instruments at the Grange Hall in Friday Harbor, Sunday Feb. 23.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 11:00AM
On behalf of the Soroptimist Healthy People, Healthy Planet committee, I’d like to thank those who supported our Women’s Health seminar.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 1:10PM
Friday Harbor High School seniors Alaina Scheffer and Ellery Von Dassow won top honors at the 2014 Western at Large Regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Competition, a juried competition featuring works or art submitted by students from 10 western states, including California, Colorado, Oregon, Hawaii, Nevada and Washington.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 3:00PM
Cartoon musings on local news and events are published periodically in the Journal of the San Juan Islands, and periodically on SanJuanJournal.com.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Feb 20, 2014 at 9:16AM
A fifth-generation islander, Denny Martel was found dead at the scene and lying near his pickup when a family member discovered his body Sunday evening, according to Charlie Silverman of the San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, which doubles as county coroner. Martel was 72.
- Feb 19, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Mar 2, 2014 at 11:26AM
An environmental hazard, sure, but coal exports undermine U.S. economy, too
- Feb 20, 2014 at 4:00AM
Do you have a stormwater problem? If so, Public Works would like to know.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 5:00AM
Lenora has been in the community for about 10 years and felt that she wanted to give something back.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 10:00AM
Designed by Grisha Krivchenia the concert is open to the public with admittance by donation.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 12:00PM
An open mic night often brings to mind a barren stage with a single microphone and a harsh spotlight, but not here.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 3:52PM
John Jackson bested the derby field for the second-straight week by snagging a 11.66 pounder, eclipsing his 10.78-pound Week 1 winning fish by nearly a pound. Kevin Klein netted Week 2's second-biggest fish and 2012 derby champ Geno James landed in third place.
- Feb 20, 2014 at 4:38PM
OPALCO’s Energy Services department has executed a successful Bonneville Power Administration rebate program to date, issuing a total of $685,328 in rebates to members and reporting more than 2.7 million in kilowatt-hour savings during the period 2012-2013. And the co-op believes there's more savings to come
- Feb 21, 2014 at 5:00AM
Facilitated by Lenore Bayuk, the eight-week program offers an opportunity to share experiences and acquire tools and resources for coping with grief. It is open to anyone who has experienced a significant loss; prior hospice affiliation is not required.
- Feb 21, 2014 at 9:38AM
Registration is required, but everyone is invited on Wednesday or Thursday, Feb. 26 or 27, to brainstorm ideas with Tom Beckwith, a La Conner-based urban design consultant hired by the Town of Friday Harbor to mastermind the redevelopment of Sunshine Alley.
- Feb 21, 2014 at 9:15AM
The executive order in question relating to space acquisition states in Section 1-103 that: Except where such selection is otherwise prohibited, the process for meeting Federal space needs in urban areas shall give first consideration to a centralized community business area and adjacent areas of similar character, including other specific areas which may be recommended by local officials.
- Feb 21, 2014 at 4:00PM
This property is located in the county and therefore, dogs must be under the immediate control of the owner or keeper or other authorized person by means of a leash, voice, whistle or hand signal.
- Feb 22, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Feb 23, 2014 at 12:26PM
An article written by a WNPA intern regarding House Bill 2306 was printed online in several newspapers – and the title for each of these articles referenced the tax consequences of the proposed changes HB 2306 would make to the Open Space Taxation Act.
- Feb 23, 2014 at 1:26PM
Anderson, Banry, Davies, DeLazerda, Harmon earn top honors for 2013 at San Juan Island EMS annual awards banquet.
- Feb 23, 2014 at 5:03PM
At the Feb. 6 public meeting to review new preliminary designs for the SSL building, architect Peter Brachvogel of BC&J Architects unveiled a two-building package having roughly 1,000 square feet more than the previous structure. The main building would have an upper level restaurant of about 4,000 square feet, plus a considerably larger deck to offer customers more outdoor dining space.