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Barbara Albers Shorett: 1932—2013 | Passages

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 3:00PM

Barbara Shorett was active in her community and was a valued member of the San Juan County Weavers Guild.

Buoyed by voters; excited to serve | Letters

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 9:00PM

I thank the voters of San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 for affording this new commissioner the opportunity to serve and learn.

Public benefits from viable farmland | Letters

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 5:00AM updated at 9:09AM

Farmland provides ecological services such as water filtration and habitat, as well as social services such as open space and local food.

IMA rings in 'Echoes' of art

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 9:00AM

Entitled “Echoes of the Tides,” the month-long exhibit of visual art at the Islands Museum of Art.

Would-be robbers sentenced to 15 months following failed home invasion

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 1:46PM

According to court documents, the two men barged their way into the Linder Street apartment of a man whom they both knew in mid-July, plotting to steal prescription medication that they believed to be in the home at the time. They both wore masks to disguise their identities.

Holiday classic hits new heights

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 7:00AM

Mary Gray adapted the classic Tchaikovsky ballet into a modern production featuring singing, dancing and a family-friendly script.

Truth tested in ‘Desert Cities’ | Guest Column: theater review

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 11:00AM

Painful past darkens family holiday in Stage Left play

Alliance forms to contest new Homeland Security HQ in Friday Harbor

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 9:22PM

A civic-minded get together, billed as an "All Community Meeting," drew roughly 70 mostly like-minded residents to the Brickworks building, nearly all of whom question why the federal security agency would need 4,500 square feet of office space for a new headquarters in the heart of town—almost seven times the size of its current location at the Port of Friday Harbor.

Isabel Pauline Stewart Stern: 1925—2013 | Passages

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 6:00AM

Isabel Pauline Stewart Stern enjoyed the company and comfort of family members and close, longtime companions at her home on her beloved San Juan Island.

Importance of owning our broadband | Guest Column

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 6:00AM

Residents of San Juan County have likely realized by now that they do not have the luxury of putting their health and well-being into the hands of a remote monopoly player.

League of Women Voters Forum on Catholic Hospitals

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 2:00PM

More than 130 people filled every seat and stood in doorways and along the walls to hear a wide-ranging discussion that touched on women's health care rights.

Artist finds creative inspiration at home in the sky

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 6:00PM

Believed to be billions of years old, a relic of the ancient solar system, ISON will makes its closest pass by the sun on Thanksgiving Day

Town awarded $700K grant for Blair St. project

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 9:22AM

The Town of Friday Harbor has been awarded a grant by the Washington State Transportation Improvement Board for reconstruction of Blair Street.

On Book! Holocaust story featured in free Readers Theatre

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 11:00AM

“I Never Saw Another Butterfly” is the story of one of the survivors of Terezin, a ghetto where more than 15,000 Jewish children passed through.

Memorial service, potluck for Ross, Saturday

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 1:05PM

Family and friends of Susan Ross will have a memorial service and potluck celebrating her life Saturday, Nov. 30, at the American Legion Hall in Friday Harbor.

Kennedy Cole Salamas | Birth Announcement

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 1:00PM

Kennedy Cole Salamas was born Nov. 13 at Group Health Hospital, in Seattle.

Sound Publishing prepares for its biggest Black Friday ever

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 5:00PM

The Journal 's parent company, Sound Publishing, is gearing up for a busy Thanksgiving and Black Friday week... its busiest Black Friday ever, in fact.

Local author earns top award

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 6:00AM

Nicholas Corrin has traveled widely and taught at various colleges before undergoing formal training in Oriental and Ayurvedic Medicine.

The treasure of knowing ‘Ernest’ | Letters

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 9:00AM

He was the penultimate kindly old-timer from an era long since passed, and quite possibly never existed at all.

Former Orcas Island 21-year-old pleads guilty to rape

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 12:23PM

On Nov. 18, Peter John Anderson pleaded guilty in San Juan County Superior Court to two counts of third-degree rape, a Class C felony. Anderson, who will be required to register as a sex offender as a result of the conviction, is slated to be sentenced on Feb. 28.

New agent joins Coldwell Banker San Juan Island team

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 12:19PM

Vicki Telford recently moved to Friday Harbor from the resort community of Flathead Lake, Mont., where she was owner and operator of a real estate firm.

Case of overkill in feds new home | Letters

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 3:00PM

Perhaps we need an increase in customs agents, but I hardly think terrorism is a problem in Friday Harbor.

Convicted burglar accused of felony assault

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 5:00AM

Only hours after he was sentenced to 15 months in prison, authorities claim a 24-year-old Friday Harbor man went to the home of a former girlfriend and, after his sexual advances were rejected, that he then attacked, threatened and strangled the woman in a fit of rage.

Insurance settlement elusive for fire-ravaged Spring Street Landing

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 8:00AM

Three months after the fire that burned the Spring Street Landing Building, the Port and its insurer, Enduris Washington, are wrangling over the amount that will be paid for damages.

Ace…the Holiday Helpful Place

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:43AM

One day only! 50% off 1 item priced $30 or less. Anacortes and Friday Harbor stores only.

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