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- Apr 16, 2014 at 4:00PM
At the top of the batting order, leadoff hitter Casey Rothlisberger, 2-of-4 at the plate, scored two runs, Gabe Lawson had two hits and a pair of runs as well, and Amer Melic was 2-of-3 at the plate and added three runs.
- Mar 24, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Mar 25, 2013 at 11:38AM
With the prize-winning catch of the week, Justin Nibler remains in second place on the leader board with three weeks to go in the annual 10-week fishing derby. But perhaps best of all, he edged out fishing buddy Kevin Klein, by only .47 pounds, to snare the derby's award for the week's biggest fish. “I bumped him the week before, so I guess turn about is fair play,” said Klein, the Week 6 winner.
- Apr 16, 2014 at 7:00PM
Our eight-page section features products, services, articles and ideas for getting your home and garden shipshape and ready for spring and summer, and beyond. Click on the headline to view the section in the "Green Edition" of SanJuanJournal.com; find it in the April 16 edition of the Journal and at the Journal office as well.
- Mar 24, 2014 at 8:04PM
Mr. Jarman incorrectly suggests that OPALCO’s financial accounting is not honest. Nothing could be further from the truth. OPALCO retains the outside, independent auditing services of the highly reputable accounting firm, Moss Adams, to review its financial controls and records on an annual basis. Furthermore...
- Mar 24, 2014 at 9:00PM
May 3-4, is intended to inspire community connections to local ecology and outdoor stewardship, and to celebrate ecology through art.
- Mar 24, 2014 at 9:00PM
With the legislative session now over and state lawmakers headed for home, Washington state's rookie Democratic governor has nine-plus months to get some work done without interruption or interference from those who’ve foiled him repeatedly since he arrived in Olympia.
- Mar 25, 2014 at 6:00AM
The tires proved a challenge to retrieve because they has settled on a rocky shoreline at the base of a bluff in the Land Bank’s Deadman Bay Preserve, on the west side of the island, just south of Lime Kiln State Park.
- Apr 17, 2014 at 8:00AM
The Journal extends an enthusiastic “thank you” to those who collected nearly three tons of litter from the islands’ roadsides and beaches. And the 25th annual Hazardous Waste Roundup takes place April 26 and June 21 respectively.
- Apr 17, 2014 at 11:00AM
The annual Easter Egg Hunt at Jackson’s Beach, sponsored by San Juan Island Fire & Rescue, begins at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 20. d plastic ones, too, which can be redeemed for prizes (no more than two per child). The hunting grounds will be divided into four areas to accommodate children of varying ages.
- Mar 25, 2014 at 11:35AM
Although the Prince William Sound fishery, as it was, is a distant memory, David Nash believes that there are lessons from the Exxon Valdez oil spill that still apply today. “They said it wouldn’t happen there and I believed them," he said. "I don’t believe them anymore.”
- Apr 17, 2014 at 11:26AM
OPALCO is moving ahead with expanding its Island Network services from its base of fiber optic cable servicing its electric grid. It is already an internet service provider and a network provider, mostly in populated areas like Friday Harbor and Eastsound, and it resells "backhaul" fiber connections to ISPs such as Rock Island, The Computer Place, CenturyLink, NoaNet and Zito Media.
- Mar 25, 2014 at 1:18PM
An aerospace engineer to-be, Friday Harbor's Matthew Stepita has been selected as a Washington state Aerospace Scholar for 2013-14.
- Apr 17, 2014 at 2:00PM
CATS annual Elegant Edibles, 9 a.m. to noon in the theatre lobby, features holiday treats for sale, a “spring basket” raffle drawing, musical entertainment by San Juan Island’s very own Baker Boys.
- Mar 25, 2014 at 3:00PM
Spring is here and we are hoping for another great turnout this coming Thursday, March 27th for the annual Dining for Scholars day.
- Mar 25, 2014 at 3:44PM
As many as 14 people were killed and many more remain missing in the wake of a massive landslide that struck a rural neighborhood outside of Oso, leveled no fewer than six homes and engulfed a mile-long stretch of state highway shortly after 10 a.m., Saturday, March 22.
- Mar 26, 2014 at 5:00AM
Friday Harbor Middle Players present Wilde’s time-honored and signature stage production, “The Importance of Being Earnest.”
- Apr 18, 2014 at 6:00AM
First-half of the year property tax payments are due April 30. Payment can be made by check or cash, or online by credit card: www.pointandpay.net (online payment includes a fee).
- Apr 18, 2014 at 6:00AM
Vaccines are one of the most controversial topics among parents these days, with a growing number questioning whether to give their kids recommended shots. Nearly 40 percent of parents have delayed or declined at least one of their children's shots—a practice that's fueling outbreaks of infectious diseases, from mumps to measles and whooping cough, that were once nearly eliminated by vaccination
- Mar 26, 2014 at 7:00AM
We ought to feel compassion for neighbors who suffer such arbitrary, seemingly meaningless, tragedy.
- Apr 18, 2014 at 7:00AM
Spring Street International School has launched Inland Ocean Studies, an immersive summer program for 14-18 year olds devoted to marine science and maritime ecology. The program’s goal is to introduce inquisitive young people to world-class scientists researching the marine environment of these biologically diverse islands.
- Mar 26, 2014 at 10:00AM
Part 2: Standing water on your property: understanding the causes and possible solutions
- Apr 18, 2014 at 10:00AM
You can pick up a copy of “Deadly Echoes,” by author Philip Donlay at Griffin Bay Books, Saturday, April 19 from 2-4 p.m.
- Mar 26, 2014 at 10:06AM
Run Ladies Run annual spring half-marathon and 10K run drew more than 120 runners and walkers.
- Mar 26, 2014 at 2:56PM
Top-flight performances by several Wolverines were not enough to put Friday Harbor in the winner's circle, as Grace Academy prevailed by two strokes, 198-200, to notch the team win, Tuesday, at San Juan Island Golf & Country Club.
- Mar 26, 2014 at 2:00PM
Apple brandy nets gold, best of class, gin earns silver