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Brass featured in autumn concert

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:00AM

Artistic director and clarinetist Patricia Kostek presents the Northwest’s Brass Reflections

Key to car repair? Communication | Women in Business

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 12:00PM

”The more you know about your car the happier we are.” — Gina Creone

About 'Big Brother' and ballot barcodes | Letters

  • Oct 26, 2013 at 4:23PM

Officials will scream up and down that it’s impossible to connect barcodes and ballots. The system that connects the two is “encrypted.” Right. We’ve all learned recently how secure “encrypted” things are from inquiring eyes at the NSA.

The man, the monster, and the madness

  • Oct 27, 2013 at 6:00AM

Based on the novel by Mary Shelley, Oscar-winner Danny Boyle, directs a sensational production with Benedict Cumberbatch as Victor Frankenstein

Paw Spa: sharing a passion for pets | Women in Business

  • Oct 27, 2013 at 1:00PM

Groomed, trained, transported, too; pet spa offers full range of services

Spirits featured in pre-Halloween walk & talk

  • Oct 27, 2013 at 1:00PM

Island’s spooky side revealed with double dose of pre-Halloween events

Airlift NW drops reciprocal payment program with SJ EMS

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 8:28AM

Although Airlift Northwest will continue to provide emergency transportation to county residents, it will no longer cover out-of-pocket costs if Airlift Northwest members are flown off San Juan Island by Island Air Ambulance, a service of San Juan Island EMS.

Audrey Leah (Lycklama) Kelsey: 1965—2013 | Passages

  • Oct 28, 2013 at 10:14AM

She had a special gift of caring and hospitality, often ministering to the needs of other children in their home.

Wolf Hollow hops on 'crowd-funding' train to cover cost of eaglet care

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 9:54AM

With its "crowd-funding" campaign on, the San Juan Island-based wildlife rehabilitation center hopes to raise $2,368 to cover the cost of caring for and for feeding the two eaglets, Artemis and Athena, over the next seven months

Enchanted by show of goodwill | Letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:30AM

These islanders made the evening just that much more significant, supporting the practice islanders are here for one another. What goes around comes around.

Repair or replacement? Fate of fire-damaged waterfront building still unknown

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 2:55PM

Friday Harbor Port Director Marilyn O'Connor said the port has received no offers of settlement from its insurers as of Oct. 23, and that the port commission has not discussed costs to repair or replace the building.

Second-half property tax payment due Oct. 31

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 11:22AM

Property owners can pay in person, by mail or online, but payments must be received or postmarked by Oct. 31 to avoid interest of 1 percent added to any unpaid amount.

Charles Franklin Hudson, Jr.: 1922—2013 | Passages

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 2:00PM

His brave heart had carried him through a full life and let him go peacefully in the early morning as he slept.

Orca whales celebrated at Whale Museum 'Day of the Dead'

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 4:41PM

The museum invites event-goers to share stories, photographs and memories in a tribute to whales lost this year, L-2, L-26, L-79 and J-8, as well as those previously departed, Friday, Nov. 1, 3-5 p.m.

Can the chaos; say ‘No’ to Prop. 1 | Letters

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 4:00PM

If you like the chaos and confusion of our frequent changes of government in the last several years, vote to approve Proposition 1.

Journal earns seven awards at annual state newspaper contest

  • Oct 29, 2013 at 7:00PM

The Journal of the San Juan Islands won seven awards at this year’s annual Washington Newspaper Publishers Association annual Better Newspapers Contest.

Of ‘Big Brother’ & ballot barcodes | Letters

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 4:00AM

Officials will scream up and down that it’s impossible to connect barcodes and ballots. The system that connects the two is “encrypted.”

Off course on the road to recovery

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 6:00AM updated at 8:54AM

While four members of the Southern Resident killer whales are missing and presumed dead, some orca advocates insist there’s greater concern for the long-term health of the endangered population than just the decline in overall headcount.

Sally (Sara Bloom) Hudson: 1922—2013 | Passages

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 8:00AM

Sally never really retired as she continued to create the warm home that was always a comfort to Frank, and to their children when they returned for the holidays.

Town preps for replacement of water, sewer lines along Spring Street

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 10:39AM

The Town of Friday Harbor plans to replace portions of its aging and fragile downtown water and sewer main beginning in January. Details of the project will be explained Wednesday, Nov. 6, at an informational meeting, beginning at 1 p.m., at town hall.

As I See It: superior service gets short shrift in decisions over emergency flights... why? | Guest column

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 12:04PM

Island Air Ambulance is a useful emergency backup, but never should be the primary means of emergency medical evacuation when Airlift's superior capabilities are available. But the questions here revolve around the massive shunting of emergency airlifts to Island Air over the past year and the self-congratulatory empire building that is going on at county expense to build up this fixed wing service and fraudulently bill it as an equivalent.

Kudos for help in Music Fest success | Letters

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 12:00PM

We had many happy music fans, a beautiful day, sold lots of food and drink, and made a modest profit toward funding sight and hearing services in our community.

One business that's clearly 'made in the shade'

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 2:38PM

Island Shades, Friday Harbor's Mary Haselow's latest enterprise, offers custom window blinds and shades, in addition to her own expertise in customized interior design.

On behalf of injured animals

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 3:00PM

The program encourages merchants to support the center’s mission and programs by donating at any one of three levels.

New lease puts U.S. Customs office in heart of downtown Friday Harbor

  • Oct 30, 2013 at 5:32PM

Once occupied by Windermere Realty and currently the home of Howard's Sell it Again, the 4,500 square foot retail at Friday Harbor Center will be used to house Customs and Border Patrol agents now working out of leased space at the Port.

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