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San Juan County shouldn't regulate water catchment

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:00AM updated at 12:14PM

I could not agree more with Don Webster’s letter to the editor regarding the county’s application to acquire rainwater catchments rights. This is about the stupidest proposal I have ever heard.

Author: 'Battle in Seattle' book, movie are not related

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:00AM updated at 12:14PM

A couple of years ago I became aware that a movie, “The Battle in Seattle,” was in the making. As I had written the book, “The Battle in Seattle” (published in 2000), the production of a movie of the same name got my attention.

San Juan Fair treasure hunt was a hot event

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:00AM updated at 12:11PM

Thanks go to the following local businesses for supporting the “Go Native” plant treasure hunt at the San Juan County Fair: Back to Nature Design, Friday Harbor Hardware & Marine, Island Gardens, and Orcas Ace Hardware.

Safe Routes to School program to be implemented in Friday Harbor

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:14AM

Safe Routes to School is a national program soon to be implemented here in Friday Harbor.

Pianist Frances Renzi will delight San Juan Community Theatre goers

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:23AM

Patricia Kostek, clarinetist extraordinaire and artistic director of Chamber Music San Juans, consistently brings outstanding musical performances to our San Juan Community Theatre.

Port of Friday Harbor completes 'marvelous venue of music'

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:28AM

This year at the Port of Friday Harbor, we just completed a marvelous venue of music. Our waterfront concert series at Jack Fairweather Park, located near the Coast Salish house posts, was a continuous delight for our visitors and locals throughout the summer.

Friday Harbor Elementary PTA meeting to address playground

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:01AM

On Sept. 3, the Friday Harbor Elementary School PTA met with Principal Gary Pflueger, Rod Turnbull, parents and community members in the elementary school cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. for their first PTA meeting of the 2008-09 school year.

Public Meetings | San Juan Islands

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 10:33AM

Journal of the San Juan Islands historical archives to appear online

  • Sep 8, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Sep 9, 2008 at 10:07AM

The entire historic archive of the Journal of the San Juan Islands will be made freely available online.

Join a bowling league at Paradise Lanes

  • Sep 9, 2008 at 9:52AM

If you want a little friendly competition or just a night out, join a league at Paradise Lanes. There are a few team and individual spots available. Call 370-5667 now to reserve your place.

Passages: Capt. Robert Morrison Wampler

  • Sep 8, 2008 at 8:00AM updated at 1:23PM

Capt. Robert Morrison Wampler was born on April 8, 1920 and raised in Bloomington, Ind. Bob passed away peacefully at September House in Friday Harbor, Wash. on Aug. 30, 2008.

Matt Johnson 'loved the Lord and lived by example to others'

  • Sep 5, 2008 at 9:22AM

Matt Johnson, son of Kerwin and Margaret Johnson and son-in-law of Rick and Karen King, has passed away. His wife, Jackie, announced on the family's Web site that he took his last breath at 3:16 p.m. Thursday. He was 35.

Benedict pleads 'no contest' to vehicular homicide; sentencing Sept. 23

  • Sep 4, 2008 at 5:11PM

On Sept. 3, Robert Nathan Benedict pleaded no contest in San Juan County Superior Court to one count of vehicular homicide, a Class A felony. Vehicular homicide carries maximum penalties of life in prison, a $50,000 fine, or both.

Ace Hardware in Friday Harbor faces forclosure; auction set for Friday

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 1:43PM

After 30 years in business, Friday Harbor Ace Hardware on Argyle Avenue is headed toward foreclosure and an auction on the courthouse steps Friday at 10 a.m.

Can we go five in a row?; Island Cup game is Friday, 7 p.m.

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 9:00AM updated at 12:37PM

The coveted Island Cup will be up for grabs Friday when the Wolverines open the season at home, under the lights, against an Orcas Island squad which undoubtedly will come to town looking to settle the score.

Thanks for the support

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

Progress made against tansy

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 10:55AM

The result of hard work

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 10:53AM

Toward a civil, informative general election | Editorial

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 10:43AM

Congratulations to the winners of the Aug. 19 primary. Voters chose well — they are sending to the Nov. 4 general election candidates who are diverse in their experience and who have disparate views on how to meet the challenges of the day.

BallotTracker violates the law

  • Sep 3, 2008 at 10:46AM

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