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- Feb 12, 2014 at 2:22PM
San Juan Island hospital district needed to hit the 60-percent mark, or better, to replace its 6-year EMS levy with one that does not require future voter approval. It garnered 55.2 percent of 5,789 ballots counted in the initial tally of the Feb. 11 election.
- Feb 12, 2014 at 3:00PM
“Dog Days, Raven Nights” is a behind-the-scenes look at adventures of field science and an insightful exploration of relationships, animal and human.
- Feb 12, 2014 at 4:00PM
True West examines the brothers’ relationship and how their roles become reversed as conflict between the two arises.
- Feb 12, 2014 at 5:46PM
According to the San Juan County Sheriff's Department, a newly licensed 16-year-old Friday Harbor girl and three passengers, 15-17 years in age, were involved in the rollover collision. All four were wearing safety belts at the time, Sheriff Rob Nou said in a press release.
- Feb 12, 2014 at 6:00PM
Bump in sales tax would net $220K a year for road projects
- Feb 12, 2014 at 8:00PM
The future looks startling to those of us who comprise the “silver tsunami”
- Feb 13, 2014 at 5:00AM
National Parks Service Superintendent Lee Taylor will lead a 3-mile roundtrip trek along the new Westcott Bay Trail at English Camp
- Feb 13, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:52PM
Time is running out on making plans to impress your sweetheart with a romantic gesture or gift for Valentine's Day. Click on this article for a few "can't miss" ideas.
- Feb 13, 2014 at 12:00PM
Our property tax system could be more uniform, equitable and fair; here’s how
- Feb 13, 2014 at 12:49PM
The Wolverines (8-13) fell into the consolation bracket following a 63-31 defeat at Kings High School, Tuesday. The Pioneers (14-7) stumbled into the consolation game after falling to Blaine 56-39 in their post-season opener as well.
- Feb 13, 2014 at 4:00PM
Cartoonist Rob Pudim's view on local news and events are published periodically in the Journal of the San Juan Islands, and periodically on SanJuanJournal.com.
- Feb 13, 2014 at 6:25PM
A 24-year-old San Juan Island man was ordered by Judge Don Eaton to serve eight months in prison at the conclusion of a 15-month prison term that had previously been imposed for a first-degree burglary conviction. He was also ordered to pay $950 in fines and fees.
- Feb 13, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Feb 14, 2014 at 8:56AM
Thirty-year-old Shane Coulter, a 2001 graduate of Friday Harbor High, was one of two people killed when an avalanche struck a backcountry ski party, Tuesday, Feb. 11, in Oregon's Wallowa Mountains.
- Feb 14, 2014 at 5:00AM
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- Feb 14, 2014 at 9:16AM
Stakes are high for the Friday Harbor boys basketball team, as the Wolverines host the Whidbey Island Falcons (6-16) in a post-season elimination game tonight, Friday. Tip off is 5 p.m. in Turnbull Gym.
- Feb 14, 2014 at 6:59PM
John’s legacy will always be that of an amazing father and grandfather who committed his life to providing a strong sense of unconditional love and support to his family.
- Feb 14, 2014 at 7:07PM
It should be noted that, when renting Brickworks for community use, the Ag Guild maintains a general policy of non-discrimination. Accordingly, the renting of the facility to any individual or organization should not be regarded in any way as the Ag Guild endorsing either the event itself or the mission or goals of the party organizing the event.
- Feb 15, 2014 at 1:11PM
The Friday Harbor boys basketball team punched its ticket to the Tri-District tournament with a 64-48 win over the Falcons in a post-season elimination game, Friday, in Turnbull Gym. The Wolverines will battle Lynden Christian in the District 1 consolation bracket finale, Saturday, Feb. 15, at Mountlake Terrace High School.
- Feb 17, 2014 at 6:21PM
Suleiman the Magnificent, Atticus Finch, Gene Gould and Sacagawea were the answers. Do you know the questions? Except for Gene Gould, whom no one could identify as Friday Harbor’s first mayor, the juniors and seniors came forth with those names without difficulty on their way to winning yet another coveted Knowledge Bowl championship, sponsored for the 20th consecutive year by San Juan Public Schools Foundation.
- Feb 17, 2014 at 6:32PM
GSA administrators clearly violated 1-203(c) because they did not consult with local government in Friday Harbor. The Town had no direct communication with GSA in calendar year 2013, the year in which the lease was negotiated. What more “appropriate” local government officials could there be?
- Feb 17, 2014 at 6:25PM
Not only did the actors NOT have their noses buried in their scripts, they had a large part of the dialogue memorized and truly brought their lines to life. It was a very good play that was excellently acted and directed. Now the BAD NEWS...
- Feb 17, 2014 at 7:07PM
Avenge and advance: the Wolverines can avenge a 5-point loss early in the season and advance in post-season play with a win over the Pumas (16-4) in the opening round of the Tri-District 1A tournament; tip off is 5 p.m. at University Prep.
- Feb 17, 2014 at 6:12PM
The Honeywells, who won a nine-figure Powerball prize in early 2013, purchased the property in mid-2013 for $6 million. According to an eight-page statement signed by Honeywell and prepared in response to the county investigation, the Honeywells intend to use the property as their retirement home and family retreat.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 10:00AM
APS’ goal this year is to collect a total of 2 tons of food.
- Feb 18, 2014 at 1:00PM
If you enjoy playing ping pong, here’s your chance to “Go for the Gold.”