Mandi Johnson

Mandi posted 32 stories to The Journal of the San Juan Islands.
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Second wrongful death lawsuit filed in carbon monoxide poisoning case

Troy Sullivan and Kelli Ashcraft were discovered dead in a home outside of Friday Harbor.

  • Nov 30th, 2017 4:04pm

Orcas woman arrested for allegedly hiding a fugitive and possessing drug paraphernalia

Kami Philbrook, 29, was arrested by San Juan County Sheriff’s deputies on…

  • Nov 28th, 2017 2:43pm
Staff photo/ Mandi Johnson
                                Councilman Jamie Stephens, WSF Terminal Engineering Director Nicole McIntosh, County
                                Engineer Colin Huntermer, Councilman Rick Hughes, County Manager Mike Thomas, Councilman
                                Bill Watson, Public Works Director Russ Harvey and Project Engineer Jesse Douglas-Seitz.

Orcas Park and Ride opens

The park and ride at the Orcas Ferry Landing hit a few…

  • Nov 10th, 2017 1:30am
Staff photo/ Mandi Johnson
                                Councilman Jamie Stephens, WSF Terminal Engineering Director Nicole McIntosh, County
                                Engineer Colin Huntermer, Councilman Rick Hughes, County Manager Mike Thomas, Councilman
                                Bill Watson, Public Works Director Russ Harvey and Project Engineer Jesse Douglas-Seitz.

Halloween in Eatsound

Islanders of all ages hit the streets on Halloween to trick or…

  • Oct 31st, 2017 5:01pm

A conversation with San Juan County Councilman Hughes

As the year enters its final quarter, San Juan County Council Chairman…

  • Sep 21st, 2017 9:56am

New home health provider in the San Juan Islands

Home health care in the San Juan Islands is changing hands from…

  • Sep 9th, 2017 10:03am

An end to fish farming | Reporter’s notebook

When thousands of non-native salmon were released into the Salish Sea due…

  • Aug 29th, 2017 7:00am

Update on salmon escape in the San Juans

The Lummi Nation has declared a state of emergency after thousands of…

  • Aug 25th, 2017 5:24pm

Immigration group celebrates success

A coalition of islanders is one step closer to protecting the rights…

  • Jul 29th, 2017 7:00am

Wrongful death lawsuit filed in carbon monoxide poisoning case | Update

A wrongful death lawsuit was filed in the San Juan County Superior…

  • Jul 31st, 2017 4:14pm

Ranker and Habib talk budget and community

Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib and State Senator Kevin Ranker, D-Orcas, held a…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 1:31pm

The orcas are not what they seem | Reporter’s Notebook

As part of the Marine Mammal Protection Act, which was originally adopted…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 4:13pm

Transient orca sightings on the rise near San Juan Islands

The village of Eastsound was treated to a rare sight on the…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 4:15pm

Parking problems at county park

Places to leave your vehicle while you explore Agate Beach or Iceberg…

  • Jul 7th, 2017 7:00am

Orcas Islander Karl Kruger is the first paddleboarder to finish the Race to Alaska

One stroke at a time. One stroke after another brought him closer…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 7:00am

Merideth Kaye Clark to perform Joni Mitchell’s ‘Blue’

Joni Mitchell’s “Blue” album earned second place on Rolling Stone’s “Women Who…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 1:30am

Friday Harbor man charged with burglary, theft, forgery

Jerad Alan Grey, 34, of Friday Harbor, has been charged with residential…

  • May 28th, 2017 7:00am

Robert Dash explores what’s ‘On an Acre Shy of Eternity’

On a parcel of land north of Deer Harbor, a little less…

  • May 21st, 2017 7:00am

Coffelt pleads guilty to wire fraud

Sarah Coffelt pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court in Seattle on…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 4:21pm

Reviewing regional recyclables

Living on an island, you get used to slow internet, minimal cell…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 5:58am

Reminder: San Juan County is GMO-free

As farmers and gardeners begin to plant their crops for the coming…

  • Apr 11th, 2017 7:00am

Border patrol says no immigration changes at this time

Immigration bans enacted by President Donald Trump have left islanders wondering if…

  • Mar 31st, 2017 9:29am

Bringing adoptable dogs to the San Juans

Approximately 50 dogs have been brought to the Friday Harbor Animal Shelter…

  • Feb 27th, 2017 8:46am

What Valentine’s Day means to us this year | Reporter’s Notebook

Valentine’s Day is traditionally thought of as a holiday to celebrate romantic…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 9:53am

San Juan Islands experience series of underwater quakes | Update

Between Jan. 29 and Feb. 3, 23 earthquakes rocked the San Juan…

  • Feb 7th, 2017 4:59pm

In support of peaceful protesting | Editorial

I’ve heard way too many people say “protests don’t solve anything.” That’s…

  • Jan 18th, 2017 8:52am

Women’s March on Friday Harbor

People from across the nation are preparing to gather in Washington D.C.…

  • Jan 19th, 2017 2:12pm

From Standing Rock to the San Juans: concerns about oil are hitting home

The fight against fossil fuels is moving west. The Friends of the…

  • Dec 31st, 2016 7:30am

Midwives: changing the world one baby at a time

For almost 40 years, Melinda Milligan has been helping new islanders enter…

  • Dec 26th, 2016 11:44am

Stand with San Juan Islands – editorial

This past weekend was a success for water protectors at the Dakota…

  • Dec 7th, 2016 11:26am

Suffering in the San Juans: Homeless in paradise

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

  • Dec 1st, 2016 8:35am

2017 Lodging Tax Facilities Grant Program

The San Juan County 2017 Lodging Tax Facilities Grant Program distributed $721,250 this year

  • Nov 1st, 2016 11:58am