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Holiday events at Roche Harbor

  • Nov 29, 2014 at 8:00AM

Roche Harbor Resort has plenty of holiday activities to warm the spirit and enjoy the season.

Joel Westgate: 1962—2014 | Passages

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 4:24PM

Joel left home early for some adventure. He sailed the Caribbean, learned to scuba-dive, loved the ocean breezes and all the wonderful people he encountered on the many islands he visited.

Many to thank for Hall benefit, bash | Letters

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 5:00PM

Dave and Nadine want to let the community know the benefit was a financial success and they truly appreciate and are humbled by the generosity of the community. Proceeds from the benefit will go towards expenses associated with his battle against cancer.

Holiday wreath sale to benefit Class of '15 graduation night

  • Nov 6, 2014 at 5:55PM

Order a beautiful, aromatic, long-lasting, 24-inch Northwest Noble Fir wreath, complete with pinecones, berries, and a handmade bow in the color of your choice, and at the same time you'll help support a safe, sane and memorable graduation for the Friday Harbor High School Class of 2015.

Artists registry featured in grand opening of all-new IMA

  • Nov 29, 2014 at 9:00PM

San Juan Island Museum of Art's annual "Artists Registry" show will be in the spotlight as IMA showcases the interior of its new home and galleries, beginning Dec. 5.

Hats off to an ally in my battle against tobacco addiction | Letters

  • Nov 29, 2014 at 9:00PM

By telling me that I couldn’t quit my doctor showed me how little he knew about my personality. No one tells me what I can and cannot do. No one. So, three days later on Dec. 1, I went back to him and...

Protect you pooch, and yourself; dog licenses available for purchase, Nov. 17

  • Nov 7, 2014 at 10:24AM

A share of the proceeds from license fees goes to local animal protection societies to help cover the cost of operations. A portion is reserved for reimbursement of owners of livestock killed or damaged by dogs.

Annual avian tally: for the benefit of birds, and fun for you, too

  • Nov 30, 2014 at 1:21PM

Christmas Bird Count 2014: Don't take the title too literally, because the Christmas Bird Count, sponsored by the San Juan Islands Chapter of the Audubon Society, won't take place on Christmas Day.

Island Rec to host family centered New Year's Eve celebration

  • Nov 30, 2014 at 1:24PM

Activities include a hat-decorating station, photo booth, games, contests, food, music and more. There are chances to wine prizes donated by local businesses.

Wolverines clinch first-ever state tourney berth in overtime win | Girls soccer

  • Nov 7, 2014 at 2:27PM

With the victory, the Wolverines (13-4) punched their ticket to the Division 2B state tournament and collected their ninth consecutive victory, thanks in large part to three timely saves by goalkeeper Hayden Mayer.

Support for EMS undermined by ties with Peace Health | Letters

  • Nov 7, 2014 at 2:33PM

Would that vote have been the same if in the public mind EMS were not a part of Peace Health Inc.? I don’t think so.

Motorcycle, golf, warm weather await: undersheriff says 'so long'

  • Nov 30, 2014 at 2:45PM

Bruce Distler leaves the sheriff's department at a pivotal time. In January, Ron Krebs will replace Rob Nou as the sheriff and will appoint a new undersheriff. Distler's advice to the new team? Find balance in the leadership roles.

Fond farewell to exemplary officer | Letters

  • Dec 1, 2014 at 11:22AM

As Undersheriff, Bruce was usually my initial contact when issues arose involving the Sheriff’s Department.

Acclaimed female poets to perform at Griffin Bay Bookstore

  • Dec 1, 2014 at 12:06PM

Washington state Poet Laureate Elizabeth Austen, and poet Susan Rich are renown for brining the magic of poetry alive in their readings.

Big gifts come in small packages; in donations to Home Trust every bit counts

  • Dec 1, 2014 at 1:44PM

The Lutheran Church in the San Juans has donated $1,050 to the Home Trust, choosing the organization as this years recipient of charitable funds.

Next stop for lawsuit over long-gone council subcommittees? State supreme court

  • Dec 2, 2014 at 10:36AM

Twice rejected in earlier legal rulings, a lawsuit alleging San Juan County violated the state open public meetings act as part of its critical areas ordinance update will be argued before the state Supreme Court.

Unique holiday shopping at the Fairground's Flea Market; Gingerbread House Competition

  • Dec 2, 2014 at 11:20AM

The market will feature vintage items and hand-made creations.

Community comes together in contra dance

  • Dec 2, 2014 at 2:32PM

Thirty people filter in from the cold, shedding layers and lining up to tap their toes and dosey doe.

'Local Government 101': Mechanics of gov't demystified

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 5:58PM

The EDC sponsored free seminar will be led by Duncan Wilson, Town of Friday Harbor administrator, Wednesday, Nov. 12, beginning at 11 a.m. at the town council chambers; topic include sources of revenue, day-to-day operations, advisory committees and commissions, and more.

Encore: second chance to see 'Return of the River', 'DamNation'

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 6:39PM

Friday Harbor Film Festival will presents a special double feature screening on Monday, Nov. 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. of two award-winning films that were sold out during the three-day festival and are worthy to screen again and together.

Wolverines rally late for win in season finale | Football

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 7:26PM

With Friday Harbor trailing 6-0 after three quarters of play, senior Bill Revercomb broke through the Red Raiders defensive front and galloped 25 yards into the end zone to tie the score with eight minutes remaining in the non-league contest, Thursday, Nov. 6, in Friday Harbor.

Grateful to have your vote of confidence | Letters

  • Nov 9, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Nov 10, 2014 at 8:20AM

I am pleased and proud to continue to serve as your County Clerk. I enjoy my work and am dedicated to maintaining the reliability of the Superior Court records, as well as fulfilling all of my office’s statutory and mandated duties.

November to remember: FH soccer makes its mark at State

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 9:00AM

In an unprecedented post-season performance, the Friday Harbor soccer program set a new milestone, as the boys squad claimed the third-place trophy and the girls team finished in fourth place in its first-ever appearance at State.

Local singers, local musicians; good time guaranteed | Letters

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 9:44AM

While I appreciate your promotion of the two SJCT events, the Holiday Festival on December 6 and the HD streaming Nutcracker on December 22, I do wonder why you don't mention the San Juan Singers concert on December 13 and 14... local singers, local orchestral musicians, good fun.

Many to thank for help with Fan-tastic carnival | Letters

  • Dec 3, 2014 at 10:00AM

The outpouring of volunteerism was phenomenal: from the dozens of high school students from the San Juan Island Service Scholarship, the Leos and the S-Club; to members of Soroptimist International and their free face-painting booth; to parents and grandparents...

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