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Three SJI children have whooping cough

Information gathered from San Juan County Health & Community Services Three San…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

 

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Salmon derby kicks off Dec. 2

Information gathered from fridayharborsalmonclassic.com The Friday Harbor Salmon Classic kicked off on…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

 

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Islanders join Standing Rock protest

Orcas Islander Jan Ehrlichman volunteered two weeks ago at the Standing Rock…

 

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The San Juan County Sheriff’s Log | Nov. 16 – Nov. 22

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls: Nov.…

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Historical museum to renovate archives

Submitted by the San Juan Historical Museum As the San Juan Historical…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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PeaceHealth series covers emotions during the holidays

Submitted by PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center’s…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Sponsor a family for the holidays through the resource center

Submitted by the San Juan Island Family Resource Center The San Juan…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Meeting to fix Cattle Point Light on Dec. 6

Submitted by the U.S. Coast Guard The Coast Guard is preparing to…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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County Sheriff’s Log | Nov. 9 – Nov. 15

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls. Nov.…

  • Nov 29th, 2016
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Church pantry has new hours

The Seventh-Day Adventist Church pantry, at 76 Gilbert Lane, Friday Harbor, will…

  • Nov 28th, 2016
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Decommissioned sheriff’s vessel sinks while tied to dock

A decommissioned Sheriff’s boat at the Orcas Ferry Landing fuel dock sank…

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Friends of the San Juans join Kinder Morgan protest

About 25 demonstrators joined a candlelight vigil to protest the Kinder Morgan…

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Hospital district approves PeaceHealth amendment

The San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 passed an amendment…

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Suffering in the San Juans: Homeless in paradise

Fifty-eight. That’s how many people were identified as homeless in San Juan…

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Town of Friday Harbor seeks artists’ proposals for park bench sculptures

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor The Town of Friday Harbor…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

DSHS mobile unit visits Friday Harbor

Submitted by the DSHS The mobile unit for the Department of Social…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

3-D Printing Workshop and Hack-a-Thon

San Juan County Health and Community Services, along with Washington Vocational Services,…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Rally against Kinder Morgan pipeline on Nov. 21 in Friday Harbor

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans The Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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County well policy moving towards ‘cautionary approach’

When you live on an island, water has the potential to be…

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Lopezian to be on television show

Lopez native Callie Blue tackled the untamed wild of Patagonia for History…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Port commission meeting discusses eliminated position | Update

On Monday, Nov. 21, about 30 people, standing shoulder-to-shoulder, crammed into the…

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County Sheriff’s Log | Nov. 2 – Nov. 8

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls: Nov.…

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Crime Briefs

Theft and burglary charges on Orcas By Cali Bagby General manager Adam…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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‘Barefoot Bandit’ transferred to work release

Colton Harris-Moore, who became known as the “Barefoot Bandit” during a teenage…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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Hospital District No. 1 and PeaceHealth draft amendment

Submitted by Public Hospital District No. 1 and PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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EDC holds statistics, demographics event for County

Need more data and information to make knowledgeable decisions about your business…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Election results

In the race for San Juan County Council District 1, Bill Watson…

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Six-year county Transportation Improvement Program approved

This week the San Juan County Council approved the six-year Transportation Improvement…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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The Women’s Fund announces ballot results

Submitted by the Women’s Fund Planning Committee The Women’s Fund is a…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Little league football teams win championship trophies

Two Tigers little league football teams brought home the North Cascade Youth…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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Coast Guard assists kayakers stranded near Sucia

The U.S. Coast Guard assisted two kayakers to safety after they became…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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Sheriff’s Log

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls: Oct.…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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Indigenous history of sciences

Navajos used stars to test vision by staring at the night sky.…

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Pot brownies allegedly distributed at elementary school

By Hayley Day A sixth grader allegedly distributed marijuana brownies to classmates…

  • Nov 10th, 2016
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San Juan County releases preliminary 2017 budget | Economy is ‘booming’

San Juan County says it is at “the beginning of a new…

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Almost done: the canvassing board and the certification of elections

The eleventh in a series of articles about elections in Washington state…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Cherry Point Aquatic Reserve update

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources is taking the next step…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Call for whale protection zone

Conservation groups petitioned the Obama administration today to create a 10-square-mile “whale…

  • Nov 9th, 2016
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San Juan Community Home Trust’s Annual Meeting

Submitted by the San Juan Community Home Trust Everyone feels good when…

  • Nov 9th, 2016
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Rep. Rick Larsen Wins Re-election to Congress

Submitted by Rep. Rick Larsen’s office Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) issued the…

  • Nov 9th, 2016
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