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- Sep 11, 2014 at 8:00AM
This very special screening of the documentary Shining Night, A Portrait of Composer Morten Lauridsen showcases the life and music of a San Juan Island resident
- Sep 11, 2014 at 10:00AM
Savor the San Juans pulls together all of the elements of a memorable post-summer vacation getaway, including winemaker’s dinners, harvest festivals, farm events, and specials at lodgings and restaurants throughout the islands.
- Sep 11, 2014 at 4:26PM
Thanks to the donation by the Soroptimists International of Friday Harbor, 30 San Juan Island families had their WIC checks doubled, to $40 each, and another 45 families received $40 vouchers for purchase of farmers' market produce.
- Sep 11, 2014 at 6:00PM
With experience, size, numbers (30 players turned out for the team) and perhaps the most well-conditioned squad in the league, the stars are aligned for the 2014 Wolverines.
- Sep 12, 2014 at 7:00AM
San Juan Islands Museum of Art is ranked sixth among 14 finalists selected from a field of 50 applicants by the advisory committee of the Washington State Building for the Arts. The committee's list of recommendations will now go to the legislative branch for funding consideration.
- Sep 12, 2014 at 11:00AM
The Wolverines this year face all four Northwest 2B League opponents three times each, in the past they’ve played each other twice.
Tires slashed, meds & jewelry snatched, traffic stop prompts DUI arrest; San Juan County Sheriff's Log
- Sep 12, 2014 at 12:22PM
Sept. 4: Jewelry, medications and other items were reportedly stolen from a vehicle parked in Friday Harbor. The financial loss was unlisted in the incident report.
- Sep 12, 2014 at 3:00PM
The long lives and low reproductive survival combined with past over-harvesting and degraded habitats, have resulted in declines of many populations of rockfish in the Salish Sea.
- Sep 13, 2014 at 5:00AM
One aspect Coach Richard Ledford is fairly unfamiliar with is the lack of depth on this year’s roster. Only 38 players turned out this year; Ledford is more used to a team with 50.
- Sep 13, 2014 at 8:00AM
It is life-affirming to live in a place where ideas matter, and where the hard work of many can create true change. For that we are grateful.
- Sep 14, 2014 at 6:48PM
The OPALCO Board of Directors will discuss utility rates for 2015, beginning budget talks for the upcoming year at its next meeting, Sept. 18, in Friday Harbor.
- Sep 14, 2014 at 6:39PM
When friends heard Dave Hall had major expenses associated with his cancer, they offered to help with a fundraiser. The Dinner/Auction/Dance Benefit 4 Dave Hall is Oct. 4 at the Fairgrounds. Doors open at 5 p.m. for auction item viewing; dinner is 5:30-6:30 p.m. Read below to find out more.
- Sep 14, 2014 at 6:44PM
Prosecutors, in calling for a prison term at the upper end of the state-standard range of sentencing, note that the theft of a firearm and its concealment where it might have been discovered by children demonstrate a disregard for the safety of others. The loaded revolver, as well as its holster, were reportedly visible through a milk crate they had been stashed in, regardless of the flower pot placed on top of it.
- Sep 15, 2014 at 7:00AM
I am asking the community to do one more thing for me and all those fighting cancer now and in the future. Please attend the Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer society on Sept. 27 at the Fairgrounds from 3-11 p.m., and show us your support. There are many in our community that would benefit.
- Sep 15, 2014 at 7:58PM
The primary objective of the new IMA museum will be to bring world class, exciting art to the local population of San Juan County—exhibitions seen recently in major metropolitan museums throughout the country, and even the world. These exhibitions will be totally free of charge to the public.
- Sep 15, 2014 at 8:20PM
Imagine walking into a room and being transported back to 1964 where you felt you were continuing a conversation that you had started 50 years ago.
- Sep 15, 2014 at 8:10PM
Many of Pasado’s cats had to be relocated to high-kill shelters in order to accommodate an influx of 48 felines rescued as part of a cat-hoarding case, but the lucky seven that ended up at the Friday Harbor animal shelter face no threat of termination.
- Sep 16, 2014 at 12:19PM
San Juan Vineyard grows two white varieties on their estate, Siegerrebe and Madeleine Angevine. They will be trucking in Pinot Gris and Riesling grapes from the Yakima Valley to crush this year.
- Sep 16, 2014 at 1:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 3:07PM
Born and raised on San Juan Island, and a prominent figure in island agricultural, Al Sundstrom died at his home Wednesday, Sept. 10. He was 96.
- Sep 16, 2014 at 2:00PM
A less than perfect document, the Constitution did not extend voting rights to landless citizens, women, Native Americans, and blacks.
- Sep 16, 2014 at 3:00PM
Individuals and organizations willing to offer fiscal support are encouraged to come and ask questions about the significance of the program for our county.
- Sep 16, 2014 at 6:00PM
I can look at a 100-year-old building or a post-war structure and appreciate that each has something to say about America, and even our community, at a given moment in time.
- Sep 17, 2014 at 10:00AM
Shining Night, a film by Michael Stillwater, received the “Audience Favorite” award at the 2013 Friday Harbor Film Festival.
- Sep 17, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 10:31AM
If you’re looking to score some weed in the San Juan Islands, legally, that is, don’t hold your breath. It could take awhile.
- Sep 17, 2014 at 1:00PM
More than 100 original oil paintings by San Juan Island artist David Price, Sr. will be on display and available for a reduced price as part of a first-ever show at the artist's home.