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Harris-Moore pleads guilty in federal court, will answer to San Juan County's case in July

  • Jun 19, 2011 at 3:00PM updated at 6:21PM

While Friday's guilty plea marks the beginning of the end of Harris-Moore's case in federal court — sentencing is slated for Oct. 28 — he faces more than 30 criminal charges filed in four different counties in Washington state, including 16 felonies allegedly committed in San Juan County.

Annual 'Island Chordsmen Plus' Ferry Sing, June 23, onboard inter-island ferry

  • Jun 17, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Jun 18, 2011 at 12:19PM

The annual Ferry Sing on Thursday, June 23 is hosted by Island Chordsmen Plus, who say, “Everyone is as welcomes as the flowers in May” to come see the show.

Dana Lyons of ‘Cows With Guns’ fame at San Juan library, June 24

  • Jun 19, 2011 at 4:00PM

Dana Lyons sing his greatest hits and newest songs at the San Juan Island Library on Friday, June 24 at 7 p.m. to kick off the summer events at the library.

Annual ‘Orca Sing’ in honor of 'Ruffels', June 18

  • Jun 17, 2011 at 4:00PM updated at 6:17PM

The annual ‘Orca Sing’ on San Juan Island is June 18 in honor of “Ruffels,” J-pod patriarch, who went missing last year

Dance Happy: Laugh, cry, giggle and smile

  • Jun 17, 2011 at 4:16PM

Bill and Rita Ament and more than 70 local island performers, ages two through 75, will entertain audiences in the 27th annual celebration of dance, Saturday, June 18, 7 p.m. at the San Juan Community Theatre.

Students sing their farewell to fifth grade teacher Jay Westphalen

  • Jun 18, 2011 at 4:00PM

After 33 years of teaching third grade through sixth grade on San Juan Island, Jay Westphalen is retiring.

Fugitive nabbed, pit bulls attack, broken-hearted teen clashes with rival; San Juan County Sheriff's Log

  • Jun 16, 2011 at 1:23PM

June 6: A Friday Harbor woman was ticketed for negligent driving following a near head-on collision with a deputy traveling in the opposite direction near the intersection of Halverson and Roche Harbor Roads. The 70-year-old, who was pulled over at about 10 p.m., reportedly continued weaving in-and-out of the northbound lane of traffic after the near miss.

Missoula Children’s Theatre 'The Little Mermaid' auditions are June 27

  • Jun 16, 2011 at 10:51AM

The Missoula Children’s Theatre’s annual visit to the San Juan Community Theatre features a new version of the age-old tale “The Little Mermaid” full of humor, plot twists and music.

Killer whales, ahoy! | Submitted photos

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 2:00PM updated Jun 16, 2011 at 9:45AM

isitors to Lime Kiln State Park enjoyed a special thrill Wednesday as members of J-pod, one of the three closely related clans that together comprise the Southern resident killer whales, surface close to shore off the coveted west side of San Juan Island.

Race is on: contested races loom for SJ School board, charter review commission | Elections

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Jun 16, 2011 at 9:35AM

Voters on San Juan Island will have candidates to select from in a number of contested races for locally elected public office. And with three incumbents on the San Juan Island schools board of directors opting not to run for reelection, the race for those three positions is wide open.

San Juan County fairgrounds has a new arena fence

  • Jun 16, 2011 at 8:51AM

The San Juan County Fairgrounds now has a beautiful, new arena fence, thanks to the efforts of a Friday Harbor High School student.

Swan song: Janet Olsen hands over the baton after 11 years at the helm of Friday Harbor high school and middle school bands

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 3:54PM

Janet Olsen is retiring after 11 years as band director of Friday Harbor’s Middle School and High School.

WSF chief touts 'significant progress' in reducing expenses

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 10:00AM updated Jun 15, 2011 at 2:23PM

Washingto State Ferries has made “significant progress” in shoring up its bottom line through an assortment of cost-cutting moves. He prefaced a sort of State of the State Agency address by highlighting a handful of those spending reductions, according to Assistant Secretary David Moseley

Hospital board seeking input on financial challenges, personnel changes at medical center when it meets tonight, at 5 p.m.

  • Jun 15, 2011 at 11:38AM

Inter Island Medical Center is facing a significant reduction in providers during the next four months, its busiest season. Recruiting for a new, full-time provider is under way, but the process could be lengthy.

Lift off: Journey begins for FHHS Class of 2011 | Slide show

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 8:59PM

2011 Friday Harbor High School Graduation Slide show

SJC Arts Council welcomes new members | Guest column

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 5:31PM

We believe that the San Juans are just a wonderful place to create and to see art of every kind. A tremendous opportunity exists to attract

Bette Reed: 1922 — 2011 | Passages

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 12:19PM

Bette Reed (Gray) passed away peacefully June 3, 2011. Born in Winside, Nebraska in 1922, Bette spent her early years on her father’s farm until the early 1930s, when the family moved to Selah, Washington during the Dust Bowl years.

Wolverines decorated by bounty of post-season awards | Prep Sports

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 11:38AM

Leading the pack, if you will, is Friday Harbor’s Elle Guard, selected as Player of the Year in the Northwest 1A/2B League’s 2011 fast-pitch softball season. Guard, the Wolverines lead-off hitter and starter at third base, proved to be a major catalyst in Friday Harbor’s late-season surge and improbable post-season run.

Control? What control? | Letters

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 10:40AM

Year after year I see more and more of this nasty weed spreading in a way that is responsible for it being classified as noxious.

Lift off: Journey begins for FHHS Class of 2011

  • Jun 14, 2011 at 10:30AM

Friday Harbor’s Class of 2011 left the launching pad well-fueled, however, and with great fanfare Saturday at the high school gym. Another capacity crowd was on hand to celebrate the lift off of the school’s 99th graduating class, 33 of whom began their trajectory through the island’s public school system together in kindergarten.

Memorial Mass for Johanna 'Josie' Picinich, Sat., 1 p.m. | Passages

  • Jun 10, 2011 at 3:36PM

Family and friends of Johanna "Josie" Picnich will observe a Memorial Mass for Ms. Picinich Saturday at Saint Francis Church in Friday Harbor.

Council adds three more posts to charter review commission

  • Jun 9, 2011 at 1:23PM

The San Juan County Council Tuesday boosted the number of elected position of the inaugural Charter Review Commission from 18 to 21.

Celebration of life for George Goff | Passages

  • Jun 9, 2011 at 12:38PM

Join family and friends in a celebration of life for George Goff, June 11, at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Time for a few answers | Editorial

  • Jun 9, 2011 at 8:00AM updated at 11:21AM

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