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Isabel Pauline Stewart Stern: 1925—2013 | Passages

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 6:00AM

Isabel Pauline Stewart Stern enjoyed the company and comfort of family members and close, longtime companions at her home on her beloved San Juan Island.

Importance of owning our broadband | Guest Column

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 6:00AM

Residents of San Juan County have likely realized by now that they do not have the luxury of putting their health and well-being into the hands of a remote monopoly player.

League of Women Voters Forum on Catholic Hospitals

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 2:00PM

More than 130 people filled every seat and stood in doorways and along the walls to hear a wide-ranging discussion that touched on women's health care rights.

Artist finds creative inspiration at home in the sky

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 6:00PM

Believed to be billions of years old, a relic of the ancient solar system, ISON will makes its closest pass by the sun on Thanksgiving Day

Ahoy! Santa Ship, Lighted Boat Parade harbor bound

  • Dec 18, 2013 at 6:00AM updated at 8:20AM

Look for Santa and his merry band of elves to make landfall at about 5 p.m.

Town awarded $700K grant for Blair St. project

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 9:22AM

The Town of Friday Harbor has been awarded a grant by the Washington State Transportation Improvement Board for reconstruction of Blair Street.

On Book! Holocaust story featured in free Readers Theatre

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 11:00AM

“I Never Saw Another Butterfly” is the story of one of the survivors of Terezin, a ghetto where more than 15,000 Jewish children passed through.

Memorial service, potluck for Ross, Saturday

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 1:05PM

Family and friends of Susan Ross will have a memorial service and potluck celebrating her life Saturday, Nov. 30, at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor.

Kennedy Cole Salamas | Birth Announcement

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 1:00PM

Kennedy Cole Salamas was born Nov. 13 at Group Health Hospital, in Seattle.

Sound Publishing prepares for its biggest Black Friday ever

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 5:00PM

The Journal 's parent company, Sound Publishing, is gearing up for a busy Thanksgiving and Black Friday week... its busiest Black Friday ever, in fact.

Local author earns top award

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 6:00AM

Nicholas Corrin has traveled widely and taught at various colleges before undergoing formal training in Oriental and Ayurvedic Medicine.

The treasure of knowing ‘Ernest’ | Letters

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 9:00AM

He was the penultimate kindly old-timer from an era long since passed, and quite possibly never existed at all.

Former Orcas Island 21-year-old pleads guilty to rape

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 12:23PM

On Nov. 18, Peter John Anderson pleaded guilty in San Juan County Superior Court to two counts of third-degree rape, a Class C felony. Anderson, who will be required to register as a sex offender as a result of the conviction, is slated to be sentenced on Feb. 28.

New agent joins Coldwell Banker San Juan Island team

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 12:19PM

Vicki Telford recently moved to Friday Harbor from the resort community of Flathead Lake, Mont., where she was owner and operator of a real estate firm.

Case of overkill in feds new home | Letters

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 3:00PM

Perhaps we need an increase in customs agents, but I hardly think terrorism is a problem in Friday Harbor.

Convicted burglar accused of felony assault

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 5:00AM

Only hours after he was sentenced to 15 months in prison, authorities claim a 24-year-old Friday Harbor man went to the home of a former girlfriend and, after his sexual advances were rejected, that he then attacked, threatened and strangled the woman in a fit of rage.

Insurance settlement elusive for fire-ravaged Spring Street Landing

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 8:00AM

Three months after the fire that burned the Spring Street Landing Building, the Port and its insurer, Enduris Washington, are wrangling over the amount that will be paid for damages.

Ace…the Holiday Helpful Place

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:43AM

One day only! 50% off 1 item priced $30 or less. Anacortes and Friday Harbor stores only.

Wondering Why There Is Another Crane in the Harbor?

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 10:00AM

The Port will also add two new concrete multi-hull slips on E walkway, near the floating restrooms.

Council fails to inform in outage | Letters

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 12:00PM

The county may claim lack of information, but they knew or should have known infinitely more than the individual citizen.

Attorney General vs. Grocery Manufacturer’s Association regarding GMO's

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 2:00PM

Initiative 522 was the measure on the Nov. 5 ballot requiring mandatory labeling of genetically engineered foods, seeds and seed products.

Q & A session with Customs and Border Protection

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 4:00PM updated at 7:04PM

Several speakers asked questions or raised subjects, such as body cavity searches and holding cells, that the panel did not have answers for.

Eight earn ‘True Grit’ honors at Chamber annual awards | Slideshow

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 4:00PM

Going the extra mile and enduring unforseen hardship didn’t gone unnoticed by the local business community

Seeking support for worthy cause | Letters

  • Nov 28, 2013 at 6:00AM

We choose “La Casa de Los Niños” orphanage because it’s in the city of Tepic, Nayarit, where both our moms were born.

Latest property values complete; notices mailed

  • Nov 28, 2013 at 10:00AM

The largest average change in value, a 4.9 percent decrease, was in the Town of Friday Harbor.

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