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A major wake-up for San Juan Island communities | Colleen Armstrong

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Aug 27, 2014 at 4:03PM

We applaud the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission for recommending CenturyLink be fined more than $170,000 for the 10-day communications outage last November that created an upheaval in the San Juans

A Totem Pole story | FRIENDS of the San Juans

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 3:40PM

people of faith and local activists to learn more about this year’s journey and how they can stand with the Lummi community in support of their work to stop the Gateway Pacific coal terminal and fossil fuel exports that threaten sacred tribal sites.

American Legion Post 163 files suit over mural decision by Friday Harbor Town Council

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:46PM

The Friday Harbor Town Council may have expected to see a second attempt at creating a very large mural, toned down and with perhaps a little less personality.

Trashion Fashion 2015? Don’t wait | Letters

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 6:00PM

Thank you, thank you, thank you; each and every one of you who participated on stage, behind stage and behind the scenes of the Trashion Fashion Show.

Rev. Joseph Carney: 1929—2014 | Passages

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

Joe was loved by everyone who knew him for his ready smile, his sense of humor and the joy and kindness he exuded. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Friday Harbor airport construction begins with night work

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Sep 2, 2014 at 10:15AM

A major construction project at the Friday Harbor Airport began Monday.

Navy Jet noise is small price to pay | Letter

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 4:37PM

During the 4 of July parade (Lopez), a group protesting jet noise from NAS Whidbey participated.

Wild places: Sustenance for the soul

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 4:26PM

Most of us find indescribable solace in the mysteries of the natural world.

Frazer Homestead Walk | American Camp

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:42PM

Frazer Homestead Walk, American Camp, 2-4 p.m., free.

San Juan Islands weather almanac | Aug 18-24

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:36PM

RCAS High Low Precip Aug. 18 68 58 —

Two San Juan Islands crab fishing areas to remain open past Labor Day

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 10:39AM

Two areas near the San Juan Islands will remain open for recreational crab fishing while all others in the Puget Sound Region will close to crab fishing at sunset on Labor Day (Sept. 1), with summer catch reports due by midnight Oct. 1.

Get in on naming the next ferry, time running out | Washington State Transportation Commission

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 12:25PM

Construction of the next 144-car-ferry is under way and the Washington State Transportation Commission is asking people from across the state to get involved and submit proposals for the new boat’s name.

Taxable sales increase 4.9 percent for first quarter of 2014 | Washington State Department of Revenue

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 6:02PM

The state’s taxable retail sales totals grew to $27.3 billion in the first quarter of 2014 (Jan. 1-March 31), recording a 4.9 percent increase over the same period in 2013. Retail trade, a subset of total taxable retail sales, rose 2.4 percent to $12.3 billion.

Early Learning Lab coming to San Juan Island | San Juan Island Library

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 6:00PM

Thrive by Five Washington’s Early Learning Lab is coming to San Juan Island in partnership with the San Juan Island Library and the San Juan Island Family Resource Center.

Get Started Using Computers | San Juan Island Library

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 6:00PM

The San Juan Island Library partners with Skagit Valley College to offer four workshops on using PC computers.

San Juan Island Garden Club hosts excursion to the WSU Display Gardens

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 6:27PM

The San Juan Island Garden Club is hosting an excursion to the WSU Display Gardens in Mount Vernon.

13th Annual Wooden Boat Rendezvous in Deer Harbor Labor Day

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 10:04AM

The Wooden Boat Society of the San Juan Islands is holding the 13th Annual Wooden Boat Rendezvous Sept. 1-3 at Deer Harbor and Orcas Island.

San Juan Community Foundation's matching program donations peak $31,000

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 10:27AM

The San Juan Community Foundation's matching program generated more than $31,000 in donations during the four-day run of the San Juan County Fair.

Two car collision with minor injuries on Bailer Hill Road | San Juan County Sheriff’s Office

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 12:25PM

At 4:55 p.m. Wednesday Aug. 28, a two vehicle collision occurred on Bailer Hill Road north of Kanaka Bay Road resulting in minor injuries to a Friday Harbor woman.

Port of Friday Harbor public hearing

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Port of Friday Harbor will hold a Public Hearing on 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10 at Ernie’s Cafe at 744 Airport Circle Drive, Friday Harbor.

Teachers and San Juan Island School District labor dispute may close schools Sept. 2

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 1:22PM

A letter sent by San Juan Island School District Superintendent Rich Thompson stated a labor dispute between the teachers' union and San Juan Island School District may cause schools to not open the doors Tuesday, Sept. 2.

San Jaun County Council cancels meetings due to Labor Day

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 5:18PM

The Council will not be meeting due to Labor Day. The next scheduled meeting is Monday, Sept. 8

United Way of San Juan County Day of Caring Sept. 13

  • Aug 30, 2014 at 11:35AM

United Way of San Juan County announced the Day of Caring will be meeting at 8:45 a.m. at Mullis Center. There will be sign-in sheet at the check-in

Orcas Island Chamber of Commerce Music in the Park

  • Aug 30, 2014 at 11:40AM

Here is the revised rundown of musical performers for Sunday's Big BBQ Bash at the Eastsound Village Green.

“War of the Whales” event and book signing | The Whale Museum Friday Harbor

  • Aug 30, 2014 at 11:54AM

he Whale Museum announced Joel Reynolds, Natural Resources Defense Council, and Ken Balcomb of the Center for Whale Research for a special event and “War of the Whales” book signing.

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