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- Oct 18, 2013 at 9:04AM
There will be a delicious salmon dinner and beverages to buy, live music starting around 5 p.m. with Ryan Brown, Chuck Cooper and Ian Cooper, as well as a silent auction with a wide variety of great things throughout the night and a live auction starting around 7 p.m. Following the live auction we will be grooving and dancing to The Chameleons.
- Oct 18, 2013 at 5:37PM
The grant will actually end up draining the already scant funds of fairgrounds as soon as they purchase the equipment because, according to experts in the movie industry on our island, they will have to spend lots of dollars to make this project work.
- Oct 19, 2013 at 1:25PM
Helen Venada will be remembered for her intuitive, amazing gardening skills and her lifelong dedication to environmental advocacy. We honor her life by remembering her message of living simply.
- Oct 19, 2013 at 2:19PM
Both federal and state law identify and regulate foods that are “misbranded” or “adulterated,” but neither state nor federal law requires specific labeling of foods produced using genetic engineering.
- Oct 19, 2013 at 3:00PM
I prefer to stay away from this laboratory-created food until it’s proven to be reasonably safe over the long run, and not be a guinea pig in a huge uncontrolled nationwide feeding experiment.
- Oct 19, 2013 at 4:08PM
Verbiage of these two candidates "concerns" does not constitute the mission of the commission. It would be appropriate for them to withdraw from consideration.
- Oct 21, 2013 at 6:00PM updated Oct 22, 2013 at 3:33PM
A week ago, the Wolverines (5-0 league, 7-5 overall) shattered a scoreless tie at the half to upset the La Conner, the defending league champ, in a 3-1 victory on the Braves home field. Expect La Conner to be looking to even the score.
- Oct 22, 2013 at 3:30PM
Mike Ahrenius: "At this point, there is more that I can contribute to the Port of Friday Harbor and the residents of San Juan Island by way of experience in the industry and, now with the loss of the Spring Street Landing building, seeing this project through to completion is very important."
- Oct 22, 2013 at 3:26PM
Daniel Miller: "I am running for port commissioner position No. 1 to work help keep down property taxes, as well as careful spending at the port. I am also running to work to help build jobs and a good local economy."
- Oct 22, 2013 at 4:08PM
With perennial 2B state title contender La Conner (11-0) and Lynden Christian (9-1) waiting in the wings, Friday Harbor (9-1) began its toughest four-game stretch of the year Tuesday, Oct. 22, in a showdown at home against La Conner, and with first-place in the Northwest 1A/2B League standing up for grabs
- Oct 22, 2013 at 4:14PM
Proposition 1 is not about special interests or “end runs” or any other attempt to undermine our government; it is plainly and simply about the people’s rights and freedom.
- Oct 23, 2013 at 1:00PM updated at 9:03PM
Led by artistic director Susan Williams the play stars some of the island’s most accomplished actresses, including Julie Greene, who also, like Williams, starred in the original performance. Thursday marks opening night of the play, with performances Thurs-Sunday.
- Oct 23, 2013 at 9:27PM
In response to the recent letter to the editor titled “Hospital Commission ‘Johnny-come-lately’ candidates should withdraw,” I find it incredibly unfortunate that any one should feel this way.
- Oct 23, 2013 at 9:39PM
The marijuana zoning ordinance, part of the late afternoon council session, attracted the most public interest, especially when town planning chief Mike Bertrand said a marijuana retail store would probably be limited to a strip along Mullis Street, from the Technology Building to Browne’s Home Center.
- Oct 23, 2013 at 9:00PM
Senator McGovern is a decorated combat veteran, a college professor, a three-term United States senator, and a humanitarian. Senator McGovern ran for the presidency against former President Richard Nixon during the Vietnam War.
- Oct 24, 2013 at 8:23AM
Town council candidate Matt Shildneck answers four questions from the Journal
- Oct 24, 2013 at 11:28AM
With the top spot the league standings at stake and the Braves looking to avenge an earlier loss to the Wolverines on their home field, Friday Harbor Coach Paul Hopkins expected Tuesday's battle to be intense. It didn't disappoint.
- Oct 24, 2013 at 12:00PM
Ballot measure would put to much power into the hands of a few
- Oct 24, 2013 at 1:00PM
Town council candidate Farhad Ghatan answer four questions from the Journal.
- Oct 24, 2013 at 3:36PM
Pick up a copy of the Oct. 23 edition of the Journal for our annual Women in Business section, a 12-page tribute to San Juan Island's ladies of industry, with profiles, photos, tributes, stories, and more.
- Oct 24, 2013 at 4:00PM
Owner, president and director of operations, Jackie Hamilton is at the helm of Island Air
- Oct 24, 2013 at 6:00PM
Friday Harbor’s first-ever Special Olympics bowling team will travel to Mount Vernon to compete in a regional tournament, Saturday.
- Oct 24, 2013 at 9:00PM
Kiwanis Club of Friday Harbor is conducting a candy drive to supplement the Halloween candy supply for the homes hit hardest on Halloween night
- Oct 24, 2013 at 10:00PM
Debbie Dardanelli's is to make people happy, to make them satisfied with what they buy and feel good about doing business with her.
- Oct 25, 2013 at 5:00AM
Our current charter recognizes the importance of these significant changes to our local governance and requires a more deliberative process