Hayley Day

Hayley posted 335 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Primary candidates forum on San Juan Island

U.S. Congressional, Washington state Legislature hopefuls talk health care, taxes and more

  • Jul 16th, 2018 4:55pm

San Juan County environmental advocates urge voluntary ditch of plastic straws

San Juan County environmental advocates have a simple solution for people to…

  • Jul 10th, 2018 10:50am

Local attorney sues Town of Friday Harbor, staff over land dispute

According to island history, if you mess with someone’s pig there could…

  • Jul 4th, 2018 8:52am

Tourist saves local man from flaming car on San Juan Island

Donald Hubner came to San Juan Island a tourist but left a…

  • Jul 3rd, 2018 10:25am

Vic’s Drive-In celebrates 60 years with plans for new Friday Harbor building

Before there were celebrity sightings and national media attention on San Juan…

  • Jul 1st, 2018 7:00am

A bright future ahead | An inspirational speaker visits blind student

About a year and a half ago, Friday Harbor High School senior…

  • Jun 30th, 2018 2:50pm

County council approves new vision statement for San Juan County’s future

The future of the San Juan Islands has already been written and…

  • Jun 30th, 2018 2:44pm

June 18 fire contained off Kanaka Bay Road on San Juan Island

Firefighters responded to an outbuilding fire on San Juan Island, the night…

  • Jun 25th, 2018 1:52pm

Inter Island Medical Center purchase offer withdrawn | Update

It’s back to square one on the sale of the Inter Island…

  • Jun 22nd, 2018 5:11pm

Quincy Vague inspires reporter to face challenges| Reporter’s Notebook

There are times in life when we face struggles we’re not sure…

  • Jun 21st, 2018 7:00am

San Juan County November election takes shape after candidate filing period closes | Update

This November’s election will include contested races for three local offices. San…

  • Jun 20th, 2018 11:26am

Orca death leads to lowest Southern resident killer whale population in 30 years

The orcas who call the waters surrounding the San Juan Islands home…

  • Jun 19th, 2018 12:11pm

San Juan Island Women’s Fund celebrates 15 years of collective giving

What 130 ladies couldn’t achieve separately, they do together as part of…

  • Jun 19th, 2018 9:20am

3.2-magnitude earthquake hits near San Juan Islands

The U.S. Geological Survey website reports that a 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck…

  • Jun 18th, 2018 1:48pm

New Compass Health program serves Medicaid-eligible youth on island

A program aimed to help low-income youth with behavioral health needs in…

  • Jun 18th, 2018 1:45pm

Government officials try voluntary vessel-free zone before federal mandate

Instead of federally banning boats on the west side of San Juan…

  • Jun 15th, 2018 9:56am

San Juan Island School Board swears in new member and interim superintendent | Update

On Wednesday, June 13, the San Juan Island School Board swore in…

  • Jun 13th, 2018 4:41pm

No rezone or potential hotel on former Life Care Center property in Friday Harbor

The Town of Friday Harbor Council has squashed potential plans for the…

  • Jun 12th, 2018 12:08pm

Spring Street students learn canoes during annual trip

Fifth and sixth graders from Spring Street International School floated their way…

  • Jun 10th, 2018 7:00am

Wolverines receive awards for spring sports

Friday Harbor High School athletes have wrapped up the spring sports season,…

  • Jun 6th, 2018 2:16pm

Grellet-Tinner seeks to file citizen charges against former county detective

Two November election candidates take part in questioning county staff’s hire of former detective

  • Jun 5th, 2018 11:21am

Voters will decide on real estate excise tax for affordable housing this November

Purchasers and sellers of county real estate may pay more to help…

  • Jun 4th, 2018 1:09pm

Friday Harbor track competes at state, finishes strong season

The Friday Harbor High School track team has finished their season strong.…

  • Jun 1st, 2018 4:44pm

Smooth Sailings | How to ride the Washington State Ferries

Editor’s note: This is an updated article that was originally printed in…

  • Jun 1st, 2018 2:20pm

San Juan Memorial Day celebration honors fallen soldiers today and beyond

Listen to this article in the audio player below. More fallen soldiers…

  • May 28th, 2018 2:51pm

Family Umbrella Group looks to re-expand reach

When San Juan Island families need preschool funds, a local nonprofit supplies…

  • May 28th, 2018 7:00am

San Juan Island Library board studies expansion possibilities

According to the San Juan Island Library Board and staff, more building…

  • May 27th, 2018 7:00am
Contributed photo/Kevin Ebi of LivingWilderness.com
                                A bald eagle and a fox fight for a meal.

Bald eagle and fox battle, midair, on San Juan Island | Update | Photos

Kevin Ebi, of Living Wilderness Nature Photography, snapped a high-flying food fight…

  • May 26th, 2018 10:57am
Contributed photo/Kevin Ebi of LivingWilderness.com
                                A bald eagle and a fox fight for a meal.

Plans to turn San Juan County Visitor’s Study into action

Before San Juan County Councilman Rick Hughes moved to the San Juans…

  • May 26th, 2018 9:32am

Local art organizations start plans to join forces

Separately, local artists have painted the San Juans as a destination for…

  • May 25th, 2018 3:33pm

Wolverine track team heads to state

Seven of the 20 Friday Harbor High School track and field players…

  • May 24th, 2018 4:49pm

Domestic violence charges filed in San Juan County

A man was charged in San Juan County with assault and the…

  • May 24th, 2018 1:30am
Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Dave Champlin and his granddaughter Lexi, 8.

San Juan Island speed racers | Photos

Island Rec’s Soap Box Derby returned on May 20.

  • May 23rd, 2018 4:25pm
Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Dave Champlin and his granddaughter Lexi, 8.

San Juan Island man faces assault and car theft charges

Days after being released from jail on assault charges, a local man…

  • May 23rd, 2018 9:04am

San Juan County Democrats owe state $8K for finance disclosure infraction

The San Juan County Democratic Party committee has agreed to pay a…

  • May 21st, 2018 12:58pm

Kelsey O’Day trial rescheduled | Update

The trial for Kelsey Lee O’Day, 27, of Friday Harbor, has been…

  • May 21st, 2018 10:57am

Eastsound woman is charged with stealing almost $9K from former boss

Editor’s note: Originally this story stated that Jami Ann Plummer is 38,…

  • May 16th, 2018 8:04am
Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Kids enjoy Island Rec’s Children’s Festival on May 5 at the San Juan County Fairgrounds.

San Juan Island kids disconnect for a week of screen-free fun

Listen to this article in the audio player below: On Wednesday, May…

  • May 15th, 2018 7:34pm
Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Kids enjoy Island Rec’s Children’s Festival on May 5 at the San Juan County Fairgrounds.

Drivers learn to use new Friday Harbor roundabout | Update

As of May 9, local drivers have been going around in circles…

  • May 14th, 2018 3:29pm

Washington State Ferries summer reservations increase

Three years after the introduction of the Washington State Ferries reservation system,…

  • May 10th, 2018 11:17am