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- Feb 6, 2014 at 4:00PM
The workshop will be presented by Carrie Brooks, assistant vice-president and loan officer at Islanders Bank.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 5:00AM
Over the next few months our Rock Solid Youth Group will be making posters on the dangers of distracted driving to share in our schools and community
- Feb 7, 2014 at 9:00AM
David is a career Wildlife Biologist/Land Manager who has worked for public and private non-profit organizations for over 20 years.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 11:11AM
In the wake of the massive snow problems in the Atlanta area, San Juan County Public Works Director Frank Mulcahy wants you to know he's got you covered—even if Friday's flurries don't amount to much more than a minor inconvenience.
- Feb 7, 2014 at 3:00PM
If the CAO takes effect March 31, permit applications filed before March 31 will be considered under the laws and regulations in effect before CAO updates were passed in 2012. After March 31, plans and applications will be considered under the new law, including amendments presently being considered and which are expected to be approved March 5.
- Feb 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 3:35PM
The Borealis Brass (America's Arctic Brass Ensemble) will perform Saturday, Feb. 15.
- Feb 8, 2014 at 5:59PM
The San Juans' longest continuously performing musical group, Island Sinfonia, which debuted on Shaw Island more than 20 years ago, will be featured in a ‘Concert for the Community, Saturday, 1 p.m., hosted by Peace Island Medical Center, in Friday Harbor.
- Feb 8, 2014 at 6:19PM
Ask yourself this, when did this kind of public behavior become acceptable in your community? If your answer is “NEVER!” then please ask your local publications to delete abusive comments from their web sites and ban those who post such hatred.
- Feb 8, 2014 at 6:08PM
“This year, contributions from San Juan County individuals and businesses are helping over 5,000 children, families, elders and disabled individuals countywide," San Juan Island's Bill Morrissey, president of the chapter board of directors, said. It is hard to find another local non-profit where one gift provides so much good to so many in our community.”
- Feb 9, 2014 at 12:00PM
The renowned Renee Fleming returns to one of her signature roles in Dvorak’s soulful fairy tale opera
- Feb 9, 2014 at 6:43PM
Fish for Teeth operates from a 100 percent volunteer effort; teeth wouldn’t be fixed without support from the dental community, and every dental office on San Juan Island has either helped already or pledged their support for future clinics.
- Feb 9, 2014 at 6:37PM
A total of 172 fish were weighed in over the course of the two-day winter time fishing extravaganza, in which 344 fisherman and 100 boats competed for $26,000 in cash prizes. The 2014 Classic was a sold-out event.
- Feb 9, 2014 at 7:00PM
The essence of war and all its machinery is death. There is a military police state forming here.
- Feb 10, 2014 at 9:31AM
The Friday Harbor boys basketball team, winners of eight of their last nine games, will open post-season play at home, Monday, Feb. 10, against Blaine High School. Tip off is 5 p.m. in Turnbull Gym. The girls team faces Kings, on the road, Tuesday, in the opening round of post-season play.
- Feb 10, 2014 at 10:08AM
The 40th District legislator, whose represents all of San Juan and portions of Skagit and Whatcom counties, was honored by the U.S. Humane Society for brokering a resolution designed to settle a long-running dispute over the Washington state's grey wolf population.
- Feb 10, 2014 at 6:26PM
Charles Zalmanek decided after his unopposed 2010 election to retire after completing his second term in office. He recently reiterated that decision as part of a wide-ranging interview with the Journal about current issues and future plans at the assessor’s office.
- Feb 10, 2014 at 6:19PM
Data and numbers are not information: they need context and analysis. The list recently supplied by PIMC to the public needs careful drill down to be understood:
- Feb 11, 2014 at 9:00AM
Can the high school 9th-10th team make it three in a row? Find out tonight; doors open at 6:30 p.m.
- Feb 11, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Feb 13, 2014 at 10:07AM
Post-season update: On the heels of Wednesday's loss on the road to No.2-seed Kings in the District 1A playoffs, the Wolverines will host South Whidbey in a post-season elimination game, Friday; tip off is 5 p.m. in Turnbull Gym. (click on this story to watch video footage of the Wolverines' Feb. 10 playoff win over Blaine— video by Jeremiah Lord).
- 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”