Hayley Day

Hayley posted 397 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Friday Harbor drivers ignore detour signs, head into one-way traffic

Every day, Brenna Woods witnesses the same traffic violation, over and over…

  • Apr 19th, 2018 7:00am

Around Town | Updates on Friday Harbor roundabout, land bank purchases, San Juan Island’s sixth-grade move, and more

The following are updates on news around San Juan Island. Roundabout The…

  • Apr 18th, 2018 5:48pm

‘Good Kids’ explores rape culture in social media age

Ula Grace was 11 years old when a 16-year-old girl was raped…

  • Apr 18th, 2018 10:46am

Port of Friday Harbor commissioners approve Jensen shipyard purchase

A nearly century-old island business will be turned over to the Port…

  • Apr 12th, 2018 12:10pm

Port of Friday Harbor picks Anacortes company to possibly run Jensen’s shipyard | Update

Editor’s note: Read a recap of the port’s April 11 meeting in…

  • Apr 11th, 2018 7:18pm

San Juan Island fire, hospital districts talk EMS merger in first public meeting

The debate on whether to combine emergency medical services with the fire…

  • Apr 10th, 2018 7:00am

An islander’s guide to locally proposed taxes and fees

New proposals are popping up around San Juan County, prompting several islanders…

  • Apr 6th, 2018 8:10am

Seventeen-syllable Sailing | San Juan Islander wins Washington State Ferries haiku contest

If you think that sailing to the San Juan Islands is as…

  • Apr 5th, 2018 10:03am

San Juan County’s best prepare for the worst in emergency training

An explosion has just destroyed the courthouse in Friday Harbor and it’s…

  • Apr 4th, 2018 2:02pm

San Juan County staff look to plan new building to centralize departments

Editor’s note: Updates to this article were made to clearly show that…

  • Apr 3rd, 2018 12:25pm

New Washington state laws to impact San Juan County

A quick state Legislative session brought fast results that will impact local…

  • Apr 3rd, 2018 7:52am

How fake news led San Juan County Park to be called Butthead Park | The Gerbil

Editor’s note: This article is for the April Fools edition of the…

  • Apr 2nd, 2018 3:31pm

San Juan Island School District looks to renew levy, in wake of state education tax hike

San Juan County homeowners are already feeling the squeeze of higher property…

  • Mar 30th, 2018 10:27am

Anacortes man charged with domestic violence assault of Lopez woman

A 42-year-old man from Anacortes was charged with allegedly breaking into his…

  • Mar 29th, 2018 1:30am

San Juan County staff plans to secure affordable housing in town

A public-private partnership may solve San Juan Island’s affordable housing shortage. San…

  • Mar 28th, 2018 10:53am

Development restrictions discussed at town hall on San Juan County affordable housing

Three isn’t a crowd for Friday Harbor High School graduate Libby Concord…

  • Mar 21st, 2018 10:42am

Process delays after the loss of San Juan County Clerk Joan White | Update

Update: Read about the newly appointed county clerk in this article. San…

  • Mar 21st, 2018 9:37am

San Juan County Council approves code changes that affect new, current vacation rental permits | Update

Oversight on lodging for travelers in residential San Juan County has just…

  • Mar 20th, 2018 1:10pm

San Juan County Council changes speed limits on San Juan, Orcas and Lopez

Island drivers will either be hitting the brakes or revving up, thanks…

  • Mar 19th, 2018 2:24pm

Real estate excise tax could fund San Juan County affordable housing projects | Update

An additional tax potentially added to the sale of local real estate…

  • Mar 15th, 2018 1:00pm

New faces add to new era for Friday Harbor softball | Spring Sports Preview

The Friday Harbor fastpitch softball team is on deck for a fresh…

  • Mar 13th, 2018 7:47am

Town of Friday Harbor Council to hold public hearing on three-story hotel permit | Update

An out-of-town developer is taking steps to build a three-story hotel in…

  • Mar 12th, 2018 4:32pm

San Juan County Hospital District 1 finalizes appointee, talks fire merger

Correction: This article previously stated that the fire district serves all of…

  • Mar 9th, 2018 1:26pm

SeaDoc helps state save local endangered species in unique partnership

Too many endangered species candidates, too little time. That’s the reality at…

  • Mar 8th, 2018 10:06am

Local help for budding San Juan County farmers

As farmers on the islands near retirement, a United States Department of…

  • Mar 4th, 2018 7:00am

Shaw Island nun writes about transformation from Marxist to Christian

Mother Felicitas Curti lives in a quiet monastery, amongst the pastoral backdrop…

  • Mar 2nd, 2018 3:11pm

Mainland Girl Scout makes ‘cookie dough’ on San Juan Island

On San Juan Island, locals don’t go to the Girl Scout cookies,…

  • Mar 1st, 2018 7:00am

Friday Harbor business staff reports possible theft

On Jan. 29, the San Juan County Sheriff’s Office received a report…

  • Feb 27th, 2018 7:00am

A look at the San Juan Island EMS budget | Update

San Juan Island Emergency Medical Services staff say finances will break even…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 5:00pm

San Juan Historical Museum relies on locals to preserve island memories

Kevin Loftus helps to preserve San Juan Island history, and he needs…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018 7:00am

Anacortes construction expected to cause delays to ferry terminal

Construction in and around Anacortes this spring is expected to cause delays…

  • Feb 20th, 2018 11:46am

Vonnegut play questions masculinity, heroism at San Juan Community Theatre

The San Juan Community Theatre is showing “a simple-minded play.” Don’t worry,…

  • Feb 19th, 2018 9:25am

San Juan Islanders support bills in state Legislature

Washington state lawmakers are meeting for a short, two-month regular session, ending…

  • Feb 17th, 2018 7:00am

Two commissioners appointed to San Juan County Public Hospital District 1 | Update

Replacements for two recently resigned commissioners have been appointed to the San…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 4:55pm

San Juan Island EMS faces budget concerns as chief resigns

Correction: Originally this article stated that there would be a projected $6,000…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 4:51pm
Contributed photo
                                Superintendent Danna Diaz.

San Juan Island School District postpones action to renew superintendent’s contract

The decision to renew San Juan Island School District’s superintendent was postponed…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 2:54pm
Contributed photo
                                Superintendent Danna Diaz.

Spring Street students clean San Juan Island beaches

Sharon Massey’s fifth- and sixth-grade Spring Street International School students have news:…

  • Feb 16th, 2018 7:00am

Lincoln commercial features Matthew McConaughey on San Juan Islands barge

The commercial that locals have been waiting for is finally on the…

  • Feb 13th, 2018 10:17am

San Juan County proposes to increase stormwater fee

Cleaning the precipitation, which drains into water sources that are accessible to…

  • Feb 8th, 2018 9:36am
Staff photo/Tate Thomson

Friday Harbor boys and girls basketball head to playoffs

This season, the Friday Harbor varsity basketball teams taught others to “beware…

  • Feb 7th, 2018 12:15pm
Staff photo/Tate Thomson