Fish For Teeth brings free mobile dental clinic to Friday Harbor

Islanders, unable to afford dental care, can receive it for free thanks to the local nonprofit.

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Opportunity to help protect and restore eelgrass, herring and salmon in the San Juans

Pacific herring – also known as forage fish – play a key role in marine food webs as food for out-migrating juvenile salmon, seabirds, and even marine mammals.

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OPALCO is prepared for wildfire prevention – Are you?

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative Safety is the primary objective…

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San Juan County waterfront parcels

If you own a waterfront parcel in the County, or hope to purchase one, I have detailed below some items to take into consideration.

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Letters to the Editor

Respecting those lost to COVID | Letter

I would like to respectfully suggest that all public buildings, privately-owned businesses,…

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President’s hurtful comments | Letter

I’m a Gold Star sister and when the President of the U.S.A. called those killed in action losers and suckers, I was hurt so deeply.

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Quintin Michael Vague Jr. | 2000-2020

With our family’s deepest sorrow, we announce that Quincy Vague, 19, of Friday Harbor, passed away.

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Margaret Savage | 1936-2020

Margaret Ann Savage was the adopted daughter of Anthony Savage Sr. and Florence Barr Hopkins.

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Corner Stakes and Purchasing Property

Corner stakes are one of the most important components of purchasing real…

  • 2 months ago


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San Juan County Real Estate Market Summary

The second quarter results, which complete the first half of the year,…

  • 2 months ago


San Juan Island Real Estate and COVID

*Paid Advertisement Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands…

  • 2 months ago


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Self-directed retirement accounts for real estate

By Merri Ann Simonson Do you realize that you may use all…

  • 3 months ago