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Prosecutor handled omission poorly | Editorial

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 1:22PM

The issue was minor, but how it was handled was telling. The two candidates for Superior Court judge, Randy Gaylord and John Linde, each failed to include on a judicial candidate questionnaire a case in which they were disciplined. A spokesman for the governor’s office said the candidates should have listed those actions.

Island Museum of Art: Book signing tonight at Bryn Barnard's 'Smaerd' exhibit

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 1:46PM

Bryn Barnard’s illustrations for the book, “The Land of Smaerd,” are on exhibit in the Island Museum of Art.

Steppenwolf is reborn; concert tonight at the fair

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 8:00AM updated at 10:28AM

Goldy McJohn, founding member of legendary rock group, performs tonight at 7

Another big day in store at the San Juan County Fair

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 8:00AM updated at 10:28AM

Today is Kids Day at the San Juan County Fair — the second consecutive day of all-you-can-handle fair rides for a $20 wristband. Other special features today: A band led by Steppenwolf keyboardist Goldy McJohn headlines at 7 p.m., preceded by a CD release performance by San Juan Island's own Devorah.

Calf born in L pod; two L pod whales may be missing

  • Aug 14, 2008 at 4:00AM updated at 10:49AM

A calf has been born in L pod, possibly bringing the population of the pod to 44 and the overall population of the beleaguered Southern residents to 89.

Fair food is key to getting lean, fit | Jill Urbach

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 1:00AM updated Aug 14, 2013 at 4:48AM

Have you been feeling tired and sluggish? Still trying to lose the extra weight that you swore would be gone before summer began?

San Juan County Fair begins today

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 10:44AM

The Town of Friday Harbor’s 100th birthday celebration kicks off today and continues with a year of events that conclude at the fair in 2009. Be sure and visit the Centennial Booth in the main exhibit hall.

Point/Counterpoint: Uniform Judicial Evaluation Questionnaire

  • Aug 6, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 13, 2013 at 8:18AM

Centennial Mural Project will beautify wall on Blair Avenue

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 5:00PM

Artists Chinmayo and Beth Spadafora are enlisting volunteers for the Centennial Tile Mural Project.

San Juan Journal Business Briefs | Aug. 13

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 9:00AM

Rock Island Technology Solutions is now a T-Mobile dealership.

Well child, sports physicals Aug. 13, Sept. 3 | Sports Briefs

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 5:00PM

The San Juan County Health Department has scheduled sports physicals and well child exams on Aug. 13 and Sept. 3.

Skippers make tough decisions in Shaw Island Classic | Around the Waterfront

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 1:00AM

The 2008 San Juan Island Yacht Club-sponsored Shaw Island Classic started exactly at 1200 Saturday, 9 August, with 61 racers.

San Juan man gets 30 days for selling two grams of pot

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 5:00PM

A San Juan Island man who sold 2 grams of marijuana to an informant in an undercover sting will serve 30 days in jail after pleading guilty to a felony drug-related offense.

San Juan Journal Letters to the Editor | Aug. 6

  • Aug 6, 2008 at 1:00AM updated Aug 12, 2013 at 2:52PM

Some new Burma Shave-style signs appeared on roadsides last week with the message, “If you don’t want your taxes to go from 10% to Forty, vote for Gordy.”

San Juan County Fair comes when we need it most

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 1:00AM

It seems like the San Juan County Fair always comes just when we need it most. With elections behind us and before us, with summer racing by and a school year racing toward us, with school district budget woes following us and a county budget crisis lurking in the shadows, we need the fair.

San Juan County faces budget cuts amid sluggish market

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 1:00AM

A slowdown in the local real estate market has county officials seeing red. That’s red, as in a blow to the bottom line of San Juan County’s budget for this year and presumably the next.

San Juan County Fair begins Wednesday; fair guide in Journal, Sounder

  • Aug 11, 2008 at 11:40PM

The San Juan County Fair begins Wednesday. The fair guide is included in Wednesday's editions of The Journal and The Sounder, available at newsstands tonight.

Two new board members for San Juan Community Home Trust

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 11:00AM

Sharon Pigman and Charles Richardson were elected to the board of directors of the San Juan Community Home Trust on July 16, bringing the total number of directors to 11.

Some facts about cigarette butts on our streets

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Some facts about littered cigarette butts, from the Web site www.nobuttsaboutit.net

Grow a beard and you could make local history

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Finally, a good excuse to not shave. Grow a beard that would rival the gentlemen’s in the photograph, and you could win your own place in town history.

Few entries, so no Trashion Fashion

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Fairly Outrageous Trashion Fashion Show has been canceled this year because of a lack of entries.

Bird, Weedon win Member/Guest

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Saturday’s rainy skies toyed with the entire field, but it didn’t matter a whit to the San Juan/ Lopez duo of John Bird and Fred Weedon, who both shot 5-under their handicaps Sunday and walked away with the annual Member/Guest Tournament title at San Juan Golf and Country Club.

Gary Bowman recovering at ICC

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Ian Byington of San Juan Update shared this Aug. 7 report on Gary Bowman, who is recovering from injuries incurred in a motorcycle accident:

Rachael Ray films a ‘vacation’ on S.J.

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Celebrity chef Rachael Ray visited the San Juan Islands Aug. 1-5 to film a segment for her series, “Rachael’s Vacation,” on the Food Network.

An Orcas Island woman facing a charge of felony theft

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

An Orcas Island woman facing a charge of felony theft will serve 30 days in jail after pleading guilty last week to lesser charges.

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