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Promise of print still alive at Serendipity | Women in Business

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

Browse ‘til your heart’s content at the used book place. Classics, bestsellers, Pacific Northwest authors—you name it, they’ve probably got it. And if they don’t, they’ll find it.

Be wary of Guild's endorsement of fellow deputy; re-elect Nou | Letters

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 8:00AM

I want a sheriff who holds law enforcement professionals accountable for their actions; not someone beholding to the guild.

Don't get snubbed by law enforcement; Krebs for sheriff | Letters

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 10:00AM

I wrote to Sheriff Rob Nou three times and left voice mail messages—none of which ever got a reply. We asked deputy Krebs for help and he came to the rescue.

'Bite' into the San Juans, the tastiest archipelago

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 10:23AM

The monthlong celebration of local island bounty is coming to a close with the culmination of all Savor events, the first-ever “Bite of the San Juans.” The gathering of food, drink and merriment is Sunday, Oct. 26, 1-4 p.m., at Brickworks.

Puzzled over county sheriff race | Editorial

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 10:28AM

The Islands' Sounder, sister paper of the Journal, weighs in on a campaign for San Juan County sheriff that raises questions and concerns about both candidates.

Her ‘hands-on’ approach to wellness | Women in Business

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 4:00PM

Amy Bienvenu aims to unlock the body’s potential through Rolfing, a form of therapeutic manipulation of connective tissues in the body, is designed to relieve tension and discomfort, realign the body, and provide postural education.

Cat's eye of a Jack-o'-lantern? Nope... solar eclipse over San Juan

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 4:12PM

San Juan Island's Ron Stanger was near his Hillcrest neighborhood home when he snapped this photo of the Oct. 23 solar eclipse. How'd he capture the image? Read on...

William ‘Bill’ Longworth: 1943-2014 | Passages

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 7:00AM

Bill was well known and respected within the islands and had an excellent reputation as a fine craftsman and a kind and honest man.

Earthquakes, are you prepared?

  • Nov 16, 2014 at 8:00AM

Join local building officials and preparedness educators as they engage in a Q&A session designed to help islanders evaluate if their homes are vulnerable to earthquakes and how to fix any problems they find.

Soroptimist: united in a common cause | Women in Business

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 12:00PM

Founded 18 years ago to help better the cause of women in the community, Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor doesn’t necessarily immerse itself in the world of business.

Payback: Wolverines dispatch Darrington in post-season preview

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 5:11PM

With the victory, the Wolverines (9-3) avenged a hard-fought early season loss on the Loggers home court and secured the No. 2 seed for the upcoming Northwest 2B Division playoffs, Oct. 30, at Mount Vernon Christian.

Milestones on a long road to equality | Women in Business

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 5:00PM

We instilled in our daughters the need to have a career, to be able to take care of ourselves and our families.

Nothing 'extra' about these critical services; Yes on Prop. 1 | Letters

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 8:00AM

These ‘extra’ services are critical to what makes the islands such an exceptional place to live, but, in my opinion, are by no means ‘extra’.

Saving lives and a whole lot more; vote 'Yes' for EMS | Letters

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

I am voting in favor of the EMS Levy because I believe we have an incredible EMS team. Not only are they there to help when you need them, they also work to prevent tragedy.

Orcas man killed in Deer Harbor motorcycle crash

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 6:53PM

Shannon E. Andersen was entering an S-turn just below Deer Harbor Inn, and less than a mile from home, when he lost control of the motorcycle early Saturday and struck an alder tree. He died of injuries suffered from the collision with the tree.

Let the sunshine: 4-course dinner featured in benefit for schools solar project

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 7:20PM

The benefit includes a four-course dinner, live music and creative auction items crafted by islanders (check out auction items on the Conservation District's Facebook page), and will be hosted by Brickworks, 120 Nichols Street, in Friday Harbor, Dec. 5.

Three nights in a row? Bark as bad as the bite | Letters

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 7:26PM

Dog owners need to take responsibility for their animals. The lack of concern for fellow islanders is appalling.

Wolverines seal first-ever win at State in shutout, clinch semi-final berth | Girls soccer

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 7:37PM

With the game still scoreless in the 25th minute, the Bears would be whistled for a foul about 30 yards from their goal and there was no doubt who would strike the free kick, as Domenech stepped up to the ball.

It takes a village to raise a Film Festival; many thanks | As We See It

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 7:58PM

Thanks to all for extending such a warm welcome to our filmmakers, plus our off-island visitors; comment cards were full of compliments about how friendly everyone was—they loved our little town and felt very welcome.

Issanjou's 'hat-trick' propels Friday Harbor to State semi-final berth | Boys soccer

  • Nov 17, 2014 at 8:00PM

Arno Issanjou tallied his third hat-trick (three goals in a game) of the season and the Wolverines showed one of their strongest defensive performances, limiting the Crusaders (11-8) to only a handful of shots and leaving goalkeeper Dalton Ayers with little to do.

Drugs gotta' go, common sense might help; vote Krebs for sheriff | Letters

  • Oct 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Traffic laws are in place for good reasons; however, commons sense should come into play. Meanwhile, every student at Friday Harbor High School knows where to purchase alcohol, marijuana, cocaine and heroin, if they so desire.

Local author presents healing workshop in Eastsound

  • Oct 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Letting go, according to Corrin, is the initial step in self-mastery and includes surrendering all needs to control. This release will then allow the second vital step to take place—letting in.

A song for Domestic Violence Awareness month

  • Oct 26, 2014 at 8:00AM

Orcas Island songstress Mandy Troxel has released a new, original song in honor of October’s Domestic Violence Awareness month. The song developed from a frightening incident that unfolded between a couple, near where Troxel works.

Brett Alan Corbin: 1963—2014 | Passages

  • Oct 26, 2014 at 1:00PM

Brett made friends easily, and loved to discuss all kinds of subjects. He was constantly doing research on the internet.

Nursery rhymes come alive at SJCT

  • Nov 18, 2014 at 2:15PM

San Juan Community Theatre’s latest Family Theatre production, “Law and Order: C-rhyme and Pun-ishment” opens Fri., Nov. 21, 7 p.m.

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