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Bronte masterpiece comes alive in recent re-imagining

  • Jan 5, 2016 at 12:34PM

National Theatre Live’s acclaimed London production of "Jane Eyre" will be screened at San Juan Community Theatre on Friday, Jan. 8 at 7 p.m.

New public hospital board commissioners sworn into office

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Jan 4, 2016 at 5:01PM

Commissioners Monica Harrington and Bill Williams were sworn in today by Judge Donald E. Eaton in San Juan County Superior Court.

San Juan County Sheriff's Log: Dec. 30

  • Jan 4, 2016 at 11:20AM

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls.

Portland artist brings mixed-media installation informed by loss of place tied to Mali Civil War

  • Jan 4, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 11:18AM

Experiential and multidisciplinary, the installation engages time and light, the changing shadows and reflections constructing a conversation with the materials of the Atrium Space and the environment of the region.

Celebrate National Mentor Month in January by becoming a local mentor

  • Jan 4, 2016 at 8:00AM updated at 11:17AM

As we embrace the New Year with personal resolution and goals, consider becoming a mentor in 2016.

To make resolutions or not to make resolutions for 2016 | Editorial

  • Jan 4, 2016 at 9:12AM

My to-do list plan is to scribble a list with such poor penmanship that an hour later I will have no idea what any of the jobs and goals could possibly be.

Stop the rush to enact flawed Shoreline Master Program | Letters

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 12:57PM

Do you realize that our San Juan County Council's proposed update to the existing Shoreline Master Plan removes the ban on oil pipelines, reduces protection of critical habitat for forage fish that juvenile salmon feed on, and fails to ban fish pens as nearby Island County has recently done?

First Day Hikes offer free access to state parks in Washington on New Year's

  • Dec 28, 2015 at 4:56PM

In the spirit of the new year, Washingtonians are encouraged to start 2016 with a healthy hike and connect with the diverse natural resources and recreation opportunities found at state parks across Washington on New Year’s Day

Fire chief out on medical leave

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Dec 31, 2015 at 9:52AM

San Juan Island Fire Chief Steve Marler has been hospitalized and is on medical leave from the department, it was announced Wednesday.

Midnight Earthquake shakes the San Juans

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 4:37PM

USGS is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 struck 11 miles northeast of Victoria, BC.

A year in review: the Journal's top ten stories

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 8:00AM

At the end of the year, the Journal takes a look at the biggest headlines of the past 12 months. We choose the top 10 from our most read online stories as well as events we feel impacted and shaped our community.

Elwha out of service due to “necessary repairs” | Updated

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 5:09PM

The Washington State Ferries has issued a travel alert that the Elwha is out ofservice for repairs, affecting ferry travel. The Hyak will be replacing the Elwha routes for Dec. 30 service.

Celebrate New Year's 2016 safely with a party hosted by Island Rec

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 4:49PM

An alternative to the usual drinking and revelling is Island Rec’s New Year’s Eve Community Celebration.

IMA presents People's Choice awards for community-submitted artwork

  • Jan 1, 2016 at 8:00AM

In total, almost 400 ballots were cast since the November opening of the annual IMA Islands Artists’ Registry Show, an exhibition that features the emerging and established artists of the San Juan Islands.

IMA presents People's Choice awards for community-submitted artwork

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Dec 28, 2015 at 4:57PM

In total, almost 400 ballots were cast since the November opening of the annual IMA Islands Artists’ Registry Show, an exhibition that features the emerging and established artists of the San Juan Islands.

Friday Harbor Film Festival presents Winter Film Series

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 8:00AM

All the films screened this coming winter are audience selected as their favorites. The Winter Film Series will be hosted by Theresa Simendinger.

High schoolers volunteer to create trails on Mount Grant Preserve

  • Jan 1, 2016 at 8:00AM

Friday Harbor High School juniors Corbin Williams and Eli Cooper-West logged 87.5 volunteer hours atop Mount Grant Preserve for their community project, almost 30 more hours than the class requirement.

Utility road work by the Town of Friday Harbor begins in February

  • Jan 1, 2016 at 8:00AM

The town is currently advertising for bids to make these repairs. Work is anticipated to last approximately six to eight weeks provided that there are no significant delays due to weather.

To make resolutions or not to make resolutions for 2016 | Editorial

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 8:00AM

Resolutions are for the mature, the type of humanoids who are always on time and know how much money is in their checking accounts,and it’s not because the bank just sent a “you’re going to jail, you bum” message.

Pet of the Week: Nick

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 8:00AM

My name is Nick and you probably won’t believe this, but I, too am in the market for a friend. Coincidence? I think not.

Progress means looking both ways | Editorial

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 8:00AM

Living here has been a lesson in learning that no matter how far we have gone we can always turn back, we don’t have to be slaves to the future.

OPALCO explains January 5 percent rate hike line by line

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 8:00AM

The board-approved rate increase for 2016 will be spread equally across the facilities and energy charges.

Conservation partnership steps in to save Zylstra Lake

  • Dec 26, 2015 at 12:00AM updated Dec 28, 2015 at 8:36AM

– Submitted by San Juan Preservation Trust

Meet the San Juan Island firefighter volunteer candidates

  • Dec 26, 2015 at 12:00AM updated Dec 28, 2015 at 8:36AM

– Submitted by San Juan Island Fire and Rescue

Sen. Kevin Ranker’s salmon protections target copper toxins from car brakes

  • Dec 27, 2015 at 8:00AM

– Submitted by the office of Sen. Ranker

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