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- Mar 10, 2014 at 11:00AM
Spelling Bee 2014, sponsored by SJI Rotary Club, gets under way at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, at SJCT
- Apr 2, 2014 at 12:00PM
Cartoonist Rob Pudim's view on local news and events are published periodically in the Journal of the San Juan Islands, and periodically on SanJuanJournal.com.
- Apr 2, 2014 at 1:00PM
John Smith, affectionately called Jack or Limey, passed away peacefully March 20 at his daughter Ali’s home in Vacaville, Calif.
- Mar 10, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Mar 11, 2013 at 2:21PM
Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor hosts its 16th annual St. Patrick’s Day Extravaganza
- Mar 10, 2014 at 2:00PM
Tales of pedal power revealed at SJ Trails Committee potluck, Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. at the Grange
- Apr 2, 2014 at 2:37PM
Superintendent Rick Thompson was one of two finalist chosen from 36 applicants vying for an upcoming vacancy in nearby Port Angeles school district, which boasts an enrollment of roughly 3,700 students. His rival? The superintendent of a school district east of Barstow, Calif.
- Apr 2, 2014 at 3:00PM
Residents of San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 who fly on Island Air Ambulance will incur no out-of-pocket expense for that flight.
- Mar 31, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Apr 2, 2013 at 7:16PM
The county department of health bulletin said exposure to the disease may have occurred in the afternoon and evening hours of March 21 to March 24 in downtown Friday Harbor. The incubation period for the disease is seven to eighteen days. Questions about exposure, symptoms and immunization can be directed to the county health department, 378-4474.
- Apr 2, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 7:25PM
What was achieved in the legislative session in Olympia? What remains to be done? And, how will it affect the San Juans? Find out when the 40th District legislative trio, Sen. Kevin Ranker, and state representatives Kristine Lytton and Jeff Morris, host a town hall meeting, Thursday, in Friday Harbor.
- Apr 3, 2014 at 10:00AM
Since its first performance at the National Theatre in 2007, War Horse has become an international smash hit, capturing the imagination of four million people around the world.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 12:00PM
The Journal wants to take the occasion of Howard Schonberger’s 93rd birthday on March 9 to wish him many happy returns of the day, and many more.
- Apr 3, 2014 at 1:00PM
The San Juan County Democratic Party will hold its 2014 county convention Saturday, April 12, at the Friday Harbor Grange.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 1:00PM
They’ll showcase island composer Richard Hieronymus’s piece, “The Wounded Hawk” from the American Folk Ballet, Moon of the Falling Leaves.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 1:43PM
Hosted by Friday Harbor's Citizens of the Core, the roundtable discussion and potluck, Thursday, at Brickworks, 5-7 p.m., will include presentations by representatives of several Whidbey Island-based grass-roots citizen groups.
- Apr 3, 2014 at 3:00PM
The Department of Ecology has set standards for its ecological review that even supporters of the project say cannot be satisfied.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 3:00PM updated at 6:10PM
In addition to a dogged tenacity and unwavering work ethic, former sheriff Bill Cumming said that Silverman will long be remembered for the compassion that he brought to the job, a quality that endeared him to his many colleagues and to the community as well. Silverman was involved in every “big case” in San Juan County over the last 20 years.
- Apr 2, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Apr 3, 2013 at 3:52PM
The upcoming election promises to highlight contrasting views on what direction Orcas Power & Light Cooperative should take.
- Apr 2, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Apr 3, 2013 at 3:55PM
Founded by a group of friends in 1969 and named after the ‘Battlefield’ area of Glasgow, the band has been touring and performing throughout the world ever since. The band will host a musical workshop, Saturday, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Community Theater.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 7:00PM
Dr. Michael Horn has added Dr. Greg Fisher to the Friday Harbor Dentistry team.
- Mar 11, 2014 at 10:00PM
It’s important we acknowledge the kindness many of you have shown our family by staying close by our side
- Mar 12, 2014 at 5:00AM
The workshop is open to San Juan County residents, and all courses are live-streamed so you can attend from your business or home.
- Apr 4, 2014 at 6:00AM
Appearance of fairness dwindles as weight of interest group rises on planning commission
- Mar 12, 2014 at 6:00AM
Tax shift cited as cause for concern, scrutiny over compliance with guidelines for current-use programs
- Mar 12, 2014 at 12:00PM
The 25th anniversary of the disaster, a continuing environmental nightmare and human tragedy, will be memorialized in San Juan County with a series of events and activities beginning Friday, March 14, including informative talks, movie, and drift-card drops
- Mar 12, 2014 at 12:00PM
Port of Friday Harbor offers guest marina customers a fifth night of free moorage with four nights of paid moorage.