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A poem for our time

After the martyrdom of Rabbi Akiva (c. 50 - 135), publicly tortured…

  • Nov 24th, 2021

 

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Thank you for voting | Letter to the Editor

Wow! I’d like to send a great big “Thank You” to all…

  • Nov 23rd, 2021

 

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What happened to our community? | Letter to the Editor

I’ve been experiencing a whole new way of living in Friday Harbor.…

  • Nov 22nd, 2021

 

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Hopeful that Mullis election marks a new chapter

Several members of the senior and disabled community banded together and took…

  • Nov 20th, 2021
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Fear is a destructive force | Letter to the Editor

Fear is a destructive force in society causing otherwise decent people to…

  • Nov 18th, 2021
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What’s going on with the ferries? | Letter to the Editor

What is going on with the ferries ? If you call WSF,…

  • Nov 16th, 2021
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Support for Frank Penwell | Letter to the Editor

This is a response to the letter slamming all things Frank. One…

  • Nov 16th, 2021
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Mr. Penwill responds | Letter to the Editor

Oh, my. My name is Frank Penwell, and since Nancy Geist has…

  • Nov 14th, 2021
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By refusing to mask, vaccinate one is ignoring thou shalt not kill

There are laws aimed at preventing people from injuring or killing others…

  • Nov 13th, 2021
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Visit the museum of art!

Driving past the museum, SJIMA, I looked into the glass atrium and…

  • Nov 11th, 2021
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Thank you for support

Thank you infinitely for your words of encouragement, your advice, and for…

  • Nov 7th, 2021
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About those senior center elections | Letter to the Editor

Who are these people trying to take control of the Senior Center…

  • Nov 6th, 2021
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Support for vaccinated ferry workers

Regarding the article in last week’s Journal on the firing of WSF…

  • Nov 5th, 2021
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Vote in the Mullis election

My name is Bonnie Sliger and I am running for a position…

  • Nov 2nd, 2021
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Mullis Center election issues | Letter to the Editor

Mullis Center election issues of 2021 are important. Issues: • Senior Voting…

  • Nov 1st, 2021
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Please vote in upcoming Senior Center election

Please vote in the very important District Committee election for the Mullis…

  • Nov 1st, 2021
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Response, concerns about Village purchase | Letters to the Editor

In response to Trish Lehman’s reply to our earlier letter concerning the…

  • Oct 30th, 2021
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Yes to Colley and merger | Letter

I have tried to suss out the convoluted issues involved in the…

  • Oct 28th, 2021
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Turnage for Town Council

I am writing to voice my support of Mason Turnage who is…

  • Oct 27th, 2021
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Vote for the hospital district levy

I am writing in response to the article written by Rebecca Smith…

  • Oct 25th, 2021
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No on fire levy; yes to Colley | Letter to the Editor

There are two items on your ballot that concern the San Juan…

  • Oct 25th, 2021
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Compton for District 3 Port Commissioner | Letter to the Editor

San Juan Islanders, vote for Victoria Compton for Port of Friday Harbor…

  • Oct 24th, 2021
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Support local bookstores | Letter to the Editor

Last week’s edition of the Journal included a good book review. That…

  • Oct 24th, 2021
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In support of Fire & EMS | Letter to the Editor

During my 25 years in Emergency Services, I have had the privilege…

  • Oct 23rd, 2021
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Compton for Port Commission

Please join me in voting for Victoria Compton for Friday Harbor Port…

  • Oct 23rd, 2021
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Approve proposition #3

The Charter Review Commission has proposed some thoughtful amendments to our County…

  • Oct 23rd, 2021
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Corrections to a story | Letter to the Editor

Clarifying a recent letter We are writing in response to Mike Gallagher’s…

  • Oct 22nd, 2021
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Vote Victoria | Letter

We support Victoria Compton because of her decades of work in community…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Compton for Port Commissioner | Letter

The Port of Friday Harbor is a long-standing institution in a rapidly…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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A heartfelt thank you | Letter

Over the last few years, a dedicated team has organized and given…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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A plea for the senior center | Letter

This is a plea to our wonderful San Juan Island District community…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote Bob Jarman | Letter

Much negative gossip has gone out against our emergency services this past…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Fire/EMS crew responses work | Letter

I have read with dismay the tendency for uninformed, inexperienced and previously…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote yes for Fire-EMS | Letter

It’s time to do what three committees over five years agreed is…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Bring emergency services under one roof | Letter

Being an EMT and firefighter with San Juan County Fire and San…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote yes for Fire-EMS | Letter

I am writing to voice my support for San Juan County Fire…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote yes for EMS | Letter

As full-time residents, voters, taxpayers, and 30-year veterans of the fire service…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote Ghatan for mayor | Letter

I am very proud of the accomplishments of the employees of the…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote no on CRC amendments | Letter

The Charter Review Commission started with a grand vision of what their…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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Vote yes on CRC Prop. 3

Please research then consider joining me in supporting the CRC proposals, especially…

  • Oct 20th, 2021
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