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Students are the real winners | Letters

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 10:10AM

This years Knowledge Bowl a success for students and others

Meet the new park superintendent

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Feb 24, 2016 at 12:05PM

One of the first things on Elexis Fredy’s to do list as the new superintendent of San Juan Island’s National Historical Park is to take some time to get to know her new community.

February EMT of the month Humberto Orozco

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 12:04PM

Humberto grew up in Bridgeport. He has lived on the island for sixteen years. He has been an EMT for seven years.

Long Road of Love

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 12:01PM

Deciding on a whim to accept a blind date July 4, 1949 turned into a 66-year adventure for Shirley and Frank Miner, who will be celebrating their anniversary on Feb. 25.

San Juan County Sheriff’s Log | Week of Feb. 10-16

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 2:23PM

The San Juan County Sheriff responded to the following calls:

Congressman Rick Larsen addressed local concerns at the Bean

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Feb 24, 2016 at 11:17AM

The continued noise from the Navy's jets flying over Lopez once again was the focus of a meeting with Washington State Representative Rick Larsen.

Soroptimists’ 18th St. Patrick’s Day Extravaganza

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 10:00AM

Saturday, March 12 when Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor holds its 18th annual, ever popular, St. Patrick’s Day Extravaganza at the San Juan Island Yacht Club

When caregivers need support

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 1:00PM

I've seen what Alzheimer’s can do to a family. The constant monitoring, the sadness and frustration over forgotten memories, the danger of self-harm – it weighs on caregivers in a way that is sometimes hard to express.

Wolverine wrestling team sends three delegates to the state tournament

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 5:00AM

The Wolverine wrestling team saw three of its team members wrestle at the 1B/2B state tournament Feb. 19–20 at the Tacoma Dome.

‘High hoops’ for Wolverines

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 7:00AM

Both boys and girls basketball teams win their way to the first round of the state tournament

High marks for cancer care | Letters

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 5:00AM

Less than a year ago I had a very pleasant and lengthy experience at the PIMC Cancer Care Center.

Pride for the community | Letters

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 5:00AM

Thursday evening, I felt a sense of pride in our community

Vote for Bernie | Letters

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 5:00AM

I hope that folks coming to the Democratic precinct caucuses on March 26 will support Bernie Sanders for president!

Lopez oil leak article correction

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 8:00AM

In the Journal of the San Juans, Feb. 20 edition, the article “Lopez oil leak hazard,” delved into Lopez citizens’ concerns about ground contamination at the old Lopez Village Market from leaking fuel tanks which has gone unresolved since the tanks were removed six years ago.

After OPALCO employee home invasion, sheriff says they did not respond soon enough

  • Feb 25, 2016 at 5:00AM

Assaulted at gun point in the middle of the night in his home on Orcas Island last week, Josh Mayson and his family are still reeling over the fact that a sheriff’s deputy didn’t arrive to investigate until 8:30 a.m. the next morning.

Students at Orca Bowl

  • Feb 28, 2016 at 7:00AM

2 students from Friday Harbor high school and other schools around the state will gather on Saturday, Feb. 27 at the University of Washington’s Fishery Sciences Building to vie for a slot in the National Ocean Sciences Bowl.

Gray whale returns to North Puget Sound

  • Feb 24, 2016 at 7:00AM

On Feb. 17, 2016 Alisa Lemire Brooks, Orca Network’s Whale Sighting Network Coordinator, and volunteer Stu Davidson found one of the returning “Saratoga” Grays, #723, off south Whidbey Island.

Island Hospital given award for psychiatric department

  • Feb 28, 2016 at 7:00AM

Island Hospital’s Psychiatry and Behavioral Health school intervention program was one of 10 programs nationwide to be awarded $10,000 by Jackson Healthcare for impacting underserved communities.

Meet Friends of the San Juans staff and board

  • Feb 29, 2016 at 7:00AM

Friends of the San Juans will host a "Coffee and Conversation" on March 2

Home Trust looks at bigger role in affordable housing

  • Feb 27, 2016 at 2:00PM

The Home Trust is currently developing Sun Rise 2, a neighborhood with 12 more affordable homes utilizing previously owned homes purchased through Nickel Brothers Moving.

Wolverine basketball enters first round of State tournament | Slideshow

  • Feb 23, 2016 at 11:15AM

Both boys and girls basketball teams made it to the state tournament's first round

New OPALCO employee, victim of an alleged home invasion, says sheriff's office didn't respond in timely manner

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 5:00PM updated Feb 23, 2016 at 9:57AM

“This was a huge error on the part of the dispatcher and the on-duty supervisor that night,” said San Juan County Sheriff Ron Krebs. “The family is rightfully incredibly upset, as are we here at the Sheriff’s office. Everyone involved understands it was not the right thing to do.” A reward for information is now up to nearly $20,000.

Friday Harbor Port Commission Meeting

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 12:39PM

The Friday Harbor Port Commission will be meeting at Ernie’s Cafe Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 at 4 p.m. to discuss the following agenda.

The Lady Wolverines basketball teams also battles their way to State

  • Feb 22, 2016 at 11:45AM

Friday Harbor girls beat La Conner twice last week to secure their place in the upcoming State tournament

Boys basketball team on their way to State, girls not far behind

  • Feb 19, 2016 at 12:25PM

Both boys and girls teams beat the La Conner Braves yesterday

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