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'Denied': state Corrections rejects Level 3 sex offender's request to move to San Juan Island
Mar 16 2011, 11:55 AM
Turns out that a Level 3 sex offender will not be allowed to move to San Juan Island after all.
Five men split reward in Barefoot Bandit case
Mar 17 2011, 9:04 AM
A $10,000 FBI reward for the capture of the man accused of being the "Barefoot Bandit" has been split among five men who helped Bahamian authorities in last summer's arrest.
Lopez doctor Bob Wilson on probation for unprofessional conduct
Mar 28 2011, 2:16 PM
Lopez physician Robert Wilson has been placed on probation after being charged with unprofessional conduct and sexual misconduct in his medical practice by the Washington State Department of Health Medical Quality Assurance Commission. Wilson works at Lopez Island Medical Clinic , an Island Hospital clinic.
Award winning Lopez Island artist featured at Depot Arts Center
Mar 29 2011, 12:44 PM
Original Plein Air Pastels of Steve Hill, from Lopez Island, will be featured in a special showing at Depot Arts Center, 611 R Avenue, Anacortes, from April 1 through May 28. An artist reception is slated for Friday, April 1, 6 to 9 p.m. Regular viewing hours are 12:30 to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.
Hill is an avid traveler and paints wherever he goes, on site and in natural light. Works from Croatia, France, Italy, New York, the Skagit Valley and San Juan Islands will be on display during this exhibit.
Report finds San Juan is Washington's healthiest county
Mar 31 2011, 10:07 AM
A report released Wednesday on wellness in nearly all the nation's counties says San Juan County is Washington's healthiest, based on indicators like premature deaths, low birth-weight babies, obesity, unemployment, high school graduation rates and pollution. The county's relatively high motor vehicle crash rate was not included in the equation.
It takes a village to launch a 'Cup'; Orcas sails to victory | Around the Waterfront
Mar 31 2011, 2:04 PM
Our editor put a shot across my bow saying that there would be some great sailing activity up at Roche on Saturday, 26 March. I think he wanted me to get underway.
I just about had to "ALL BACK FULL" when I came down the hill to the launching ramp.
The entire parking lot was full and the beach front was covered with boats and people. Luckily I spotted Scott Boye, co-chairman with Burke Thomas from Orcas for this event and asked him to explain what was going on.
Fire claims the life of Friday Harbor woman in fatal predawn blaze
Apr 03 2011, 2:24 PM
Two people escaped and a third person died as a fatal fire lit up a Friday Harbor home and quickly engulfed the house in the predawn hours of Sunday morning.
40th District legislators united on plan for WSF | Guest opinion
Apr 06 2011, 10:42 AM
As lawmakers from a district that's nearly equal parts land and water, we understand firsthand the vital lifelines that are our ferries.
Radiation from Japanese reactors found in SJC rainwater – not enough to be dangerous
Apr 07 2011, 3:21 PM
San Juan County Health Officer, Frank James, M.D., reports that measurable amounts of radiation from Japan have been found in rainwater in San Juan County, but not enough to raise health concerns.
Woman stabbed to death before house fire blaze; 15-year-old boy charged with murder and arson
Apr 07 2011, 5:34 PM
A 15-year-old male has been arrested in the stabbing death of a woman found in a residential fire on April 3.
— Editor's note: the article below includes statements from San Juan County Sheriff Rob Nou, released at 3:20 p.m. Thursday, regarding the death of Sharon Hammel and the arrest of a 15-year-old boy on charges of murder and arson as a result of the investigation of the predawn fire at Hammel's Park Street home on Sunday.
On Sunday, April 3 at about 2:11 a.m. there was a reported residential structure fire in the 1000 block of Park St., Friday Harbor. A woman believed to be Sharon Hammel, age 49, was found dead inside. Coroner Randall K. Gaylord said that the body will require examination of dental records to confirm her identity.