Life

Luigi | Pet of the Week

Buongiorno, it’s me, Luigi, Pet of the Week looking for a cozy…

  • Oct 14th, 2019

 

Ballot tabulating equipment testing Oct. 18

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office A “Logic and Accuracy”…

  • Oct 14th, 2019

 

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Sends Sincere Gratitude for Adoption Celebration Success

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor APS-FH sends warm…

  • Oct 14th, 2019

 

Domestic violence awareness month

Submitted by SAFE San Juans October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and…

  • Oct 13th, 2019

Fall drop-in sports begins

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec’s evening drop-in programs begin this week…

  • Oct 12th, 2019
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                                The Touch-A-Truck event takes place on Oct. 11.

Annual Touch-A-Truck Oct. 11

Submitted by Island Rec The Friday Harbor Elementary school is out early…

  • Oct 10th, 2019
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                                The Touch-A-Truck event takes place on Oct. 11.

EDC offers free electrical basics training

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council The San Juan…

  • Oct 11th, 2019

Sea Scouts of the San Juans

Unfazed by the Pacific Northwest drizzle, the young members of the newly…

Town planning commission help needed

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor Are you interested in becoming…

  • Oct 10th, 2019

Bingo for the baseball field

Submitted by event organizers Don’t miss this fun-filled evening of Bingo, auction,…

  • Oct 13th, 2019

Conservation district to hold event in honor of orcas

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Conservation District Recent news of the…

  • Oct 10th, 2019

Students are serving up success

While some school cafeterias may smell of deep-fried food, but a healthier…

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Pajama musical hour at the library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Library Children’s Musician Nancy Stewart…

  • Oct 7th, 2019
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Leadership San Juan Islands open house Oct. 14

Submitted by Leadership San Juan Islands Leadership San Juan Islands is pleased…

  • Oct 9th, 2019
Robert Dash. Contributed photo.

“Food, Planet, Future: A Photographer’s Journey” with Robert Dash

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art With the daily news,…

  • Oct 8th, 2019
Robert Dash. Contributed photo.

Kiwanis holds yard sale fundraiser

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Kiwanis Once again Friday Harbor Kiwanis will…

  • Oct 6th, 2019
Tina Whitman and Jess Newley. Contributed photo.

Restoring forage fish habitat

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans During the recent daytime low…

  • Oct 4th, 2019
Tina Whitman and Jess Newley. Contributed photo.

Student film showcase added to Friday Harbor Film Festival

For its seventh year, the Friday Harbor Film Festival is adding an…

  • Oct 4th, 2019

Master Gardeners hosts annual workshop

Submitted by the San Juan County Master Gardeners Master Gardeners is pleased…

  • Oct 3rd, 2019

Coding for kids at the library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library The San Juan Island Library…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019
Sunflowers are highly resistant to drought, increased heat, and disease. They’re seen as a key species by researchers looking to support healthy crops in the future. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Striving for change with art and science

The agricultural industry is one of the largest contributors to many environmental…

Sunflowers are highly resistant to drought, increased heat, and disease. They’re seen as a key species by researchers looking to support healthy crops in the future. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Holiday Fair seeks vendors

Submitted by the Mullis Center The Mullis Center is now accepting vendor…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019

“Growing Up Gorilla” author presents at library

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Library On Saturday, Oct. 5…

  • Oct 2nd, 2019
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                                Simba and Nala, shelter kittens.

Friday Harbor shelter thanks community for support

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Animal Protection Society…

  • Oct 1st, 2019
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                                Simba and Nala, shelter kittens.

Fish tacos for Fish For Teeth on Oct. 4

Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing mission with another Fish Taco…

  • Oct 1st, 2019

Laughter and romance in “Boeing Boeing”

For Parisian architect Bernard, in the play “Boeing-Boeing,” life could not be…

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Students study ocean acidity

Submitted by Salish Sea Sciences When Kristy Kull of the University of…

  • Sep 29th, 2019
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Messy Me with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Do you have a tactile toddler who just…

  • Sep 27th, 2019
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Celebrate Friends of the San Juans’ 40th birthday

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Friends of the San Juans…

  • Sep 27th, 2019

Enjoy a bite at the “Bite of San Juans”

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild The San Juan Islands…

  • Sep 26th, 2019

Advanced senior healthcare workshop at Mullis Senior Center

Submitted by PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center…

  • Sep 26th, 2019

Celebrate the fall harvest with the farm parade

Submitted by the Island Grange No. 966 San Juan Island Grange No.…

  • Sep 26th, 2019
Dianna Bartlett (Contributed photo)

Community support for hospice care ensures quality of life at the end of life

Submitted by the Hospice of the Northwest Foundation The Hospice of the…

  • Sep 26th, 2019
Dianna Bartlett (Contributed photo)

Garden poetry contest open now

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Arts Commission Friday Harbor will soon be…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

Thanks for supporting science|Letter

Aug. 24 was a fantastic evening for the UW Friday Harbor Labs’…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

Veteran forum with Rep. Larsen at the legion

Submitted by Rep. Rick Larsen’s office Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) will host…

  • Sep 25th, 2019

San Juan EMS and Fire District merger meeting

Submitted by the San Juan County Public Hospital District No. 1 San…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
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Eating invasive species

Submitted by Kwiaht Once more, creative cooks are preparing a smorgasbord of…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
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Friday Harbor Elementary School welcomes Cookie Monster and a new principal

By Courtney Oldwyn Journal contributor On a cool, early fall morning out…

  • Sep 25th, 2019
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                                Mona lived on San Juan for more than a decade.

Remembering Mona the camel

Island celebrity Mona the camel was an unusual sight — a desert…

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                                Mona lived on San Juan for more than a decade.