Heather Spaulding

Heather posted 171 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Islanders celebrate holidays at Lime Kiln

Santa, with a bag of toys at his side, greeted families who…

  • Dec 12th, 2017 7:00am
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Friday Harbor Boys Basketball | Winter Sports Preview

This season’s Friday Harbor High School boys basketball team has only two…

  • Dec 6th, 2017 7:00am
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                                Nathan Donnelly speaks on preparing for emergencies.

Islanders learn to prepare for local disasters

After recovering from 50 mph winds on Nov. 26 and 27, causing…

  • Dec 6th, 2017 7:31am
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                                Nathan Donnelly speaks on preparing for emergencies.

Friday Harbor High School girls basketball | Winter sports preview

A few years ago, the Friday Harbor High School girls basketball team…

  • Dec 5th, 2017 2:09pm
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Islanders celebrate tree lighting | Slideshow

The rain stopped long enough for approximately 200 islanders to get in…

  • Dec 4th, 2017 3:31pm
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                                Left to right: Henry Jensen as the nutcracker and Lila Horn as Clara.

The Salish Sea Ballet presents the “Nutcracker,” island style

When watching the young dancers plie, leap and twirl across the floor…

  • Nov 30th, 2017 7:00am
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                                Left to right: Henry Jensen as the nutcracker and Lila Horn as Clara.
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                                Above: 2017 second place pee-wee Tiger team

Youth Tigers go to playoffs

Friday Harbor’s youth Tiger Football teams made it to the playoffs this…

  • Nov 25th, 2017 7:00am
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                                Above: 2017 second place pee-wee Tiger team

Walk-in business drops at Spring Street Landing

At the Port of Friday Harbor Commissioners’ meeting on Nov. 8, business…

  • Nov 24th, 2017 7:00am

League of Women Voters of the San Juans hosts nonprofit forum

San Juan County is home to hundreds of nonprofit organizations. The League…

  • Nov 22nd, 2017 1:36pm
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Graham Black sworn in as Port of Friday Harbor commissioner

Nov. 8, at the 4 p.m. regular Port of Friday Harbor meeting,…

  • Nov 18th, 2017 12:52pm
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                                The refinery, formally called Tesoro, in Anacortes.

San Juan Islanders testify at Anacortes Refinery hearing

The Skagit County Hearing Examiner will make a decision in early December…

  • Nov 18th, 2017 12:53pm
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                                The refinery, formally called Tesoro, in Anacortes.
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding Entrepreneurs after the lunch.

Local business owners win in “Launch San Juan Islands”

Louisa Winkler of Ferry Boat Seeds took home first place in the…

  • Nov 16th, 2017 8:37am
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding Entrepreneurs after the lunch.

Student’s plea on microbeads to San Juan County Council

Spring Street International student Lily Compton gave a presentation to the San…

  • Nov 13th, 2017 7:42am

Soroptimist $4000 Live Your Dream Award

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Are you a woman who:…

  • Nov 9th, 2017 1:30am

Girls soccer shuts out Evergreen in first district game

The lady Wolverines soccer team won against Evergreen Lutheran, 5-0, on Monday,…

  • Oct 31st, 2017 12:33pm

Friday Harbor Film Festival returns for fifth year

With a new venue added, and three days worth of award-winning films…

  • Oct 31st, 2017 7:00am

Orcas veterinarian offers mobile services to the San Juans

The services complement care by primary veterinarians, including acupuncture, therapeutic laser, and pulsed electromagnetic field treatments.

  • Oct 29th, 2017 7:00am

SAFE San Juans honors domestic violence victims in vigil

No one is excluded from the trauma of domestic violence from infants…

  • Oct 25th, 2017 7:00am

Friday Harbor boys’ soccer heads to district playoffs

After two back-to-back wins, on Oct. 18 and Oct. 20, Friday Harbor…

  • Oct 25th, 2017 1:16pm

San Juan Community Theatre play features journey to Neverland

Before there was “Peter Pan,” there was “Peter and the Starcatcher” –…

  • Oct 22nd, 2017 7:00am

Juniper Lane Guest House | Women in Business

This article is part of the Journal’s special section “Women in Business,”…

  • Oct 14th, 2017 12:11pm

Wolverines’ boys soccer win

The Friday Harbor Wolverines and Orcas Vikings boys soccer teams went head-to-head…

  • Oct 12th, 2017 2:50pm

San Juan Island Grange’s Farm Parade

Farm Parade

  • Oct 10th, 2017 6:58pm

Port Townsend man charged with punching Orcas park ranger

Richard R. Terry, 54, of Port Townsend, is charged with assault in…

  • Oct 10th, 2017 7:00am

A tale of war, pigs and mannequins

The legacy left by Emelia “Lee” Bave lives on at the San…

  • Oct 6th, 2017 8:45am

Friday Harbor girls’ soccer wins last four games

The lady Wolverines’ soccer team kept busy with three games in a…

  • Oct 2nd, 2017 11:25am

Volleyball victory against Concrete Lions

The lady Wolverines volleyball team hosted the Concrete Lions on Wednesday, Sept.…

  • Sep 28th, 2017 9:20pm

Tucker retires from orcas poo-sniffing duties

After years of diligently assisting researchers collect orca poop, 13-year-old Tucker, the…

  • Sep 27th, 2017 9:28am

Recent town property purchases

After being in the hands of the Ericson family for decades, 380…

  • Sep 25th, 2017 9:17am

Friday Harbor boys’ soccer beats Grace Academy

The boys’ Wolverine soccer team kept the pressure on Grace Academy Marysville,…

  • Sep 21st, 2017 12:18pm

What’s next? | San Juan Tedx looks ahead

Those seeking inspirational new ideas with a side of intellectual stimulation can…

  • Sep 17th, 2017 10:16am

Massage school opens on San Juan Island

There is now a massage school located on San Juan Island. Classes…

  • Sep 15th, 2017 8:15am

San Juan Islands Museum of Art introduces third installment of “Dialogues from the Forest”

The relationship between humans and nature is a large part of the…

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 7:00am

Wolverines shutout Mount Vernon Christian

The second home game of the season gave lady Wolverines soccer team…

  • Sep 14th, 2017 11:38am

Songs of island elders presented at the San Juan Community Theatre

Songs of island elders

  • Sep 14th, 2017 3:41pm

Friday Harbor High School swimmers join forces with Anacortes

Through their high school career, Friday Harbor High School seniors Tenly Nelson…

  • Sep 12th, 2017 1:51pm

Locals show off creations in Original Works project

If Shakespeare was correct, and the whole world is a stage, perhaps…

  • Sep 7th, 2017 7:00am

Hidden gem: Friday Harbor Labs’ students create brochures to educate public

Awed by the diverse marine life of the San Juans in 1903,…

  • Aug 30th, 2017 7:00am

Protesters at the Republican booth at the San Juan County Fair

Gretchen Allison, coordinator of the Art of Protest exhibit that took place…

  • Aug 28th, 2017 4:32pm

2017 San Juan County Fair Trashion Fashion | Photos

On Saturday, Aug. 19, islanders took their environmental conservation to the catwalk…

  • Aug 21st, 2017 3:57pm