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Folk-rock duo The Talbott Brothers and Local band Sway Wild perform

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre. The music continues the following weekend…

  • Jul 28th, 2021

 

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CATS Dog Show, Aug. 1

Submitted by CATS. CATS Goes to the Dogs is the theme of…

  • Jul 27th, 2021

 

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Cultivating Success™: Is a Small Farm in Your Future?

Cultivating Success ™: ¿Es una pequeña granja en su futuro?

  • Jul 27th, 2021

 

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Director Richard Donner left his mark on Hollywood and the San Juans

Producer and director Richard Donner, who passed July 5, left a lasting…

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Eliza Habegger wins FHFF mini-fest contest

Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival. Friday Harbor Film Festival congratulates San…

  • Jul 24th, 2021
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White-Crowned Sparrow. (Tim Dustrude/contributed photo)

Birdwatching at the Sculpture Park

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Sculpture Park. To all bird watchers…

  • Jul 21st, 2021
White-Crowned Sparrow. (Tim Dustrude/contributed photo)
Cindy with her rescue kittens, Nemo and Marlin.

APH-FH Volunteer of the Month | Cindy Hansen

Submitted by APS-FH. The Animal Protection Society - Friday Harbor is happy…

  • Jul 22nd, 2021
Cindy with her rescue kittens, Nemo and Marlin.
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FHL’s Illg Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Gretchen Hofmann

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs. Friday Harbor Labs is excited to welcome,…

  • Jul 22nd, 2021
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Get on board with safety during Paddle Safe Week July 18-24

Submitted by Washington State Parks. The Washington State Parks Boating Program wants…

  • Jul 22nd, 2021
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Pet of the Week | Robin

Age: Approx. 1-plus years old Sex: Female Breed: Chihuahua mix Origin: Texas…

  • Jul 20th, 2021
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Island Stage Left returns with ‘Much Ado About Nothing’

After theater has been suffering in the shadow cast by the pandemic…

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Pet of the Week | Tansy

Age: Approx 1-year-old Sex: Female Breed: Domestic shorthair and tortoiseshell Origin: Tacoma…

  • Jul 15th, 2021
Tansy
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‘Dancing’ with the rhythm of words and sounds to survive the generational wound of racism

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art. Join the San…

  • Jul 14th, 2021
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Ben Jeffrey returns to the San Juan stage, July 17

Broadway performer Ben Jeffrey has been trying to return to San Juan…

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Microplastics and mussel poops | Tide Bite

By Lyda Harris Plastic is a human-created pollutant, pervasive across marine systems…

  • Jul 12th, 2021
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An example of oyster mortality.

Culprit behind summer mass shellfish mortality events in Washington discovered

Submitted by Washington Sea Grant. In a new paper, scientists outline how…

  • Jul 9th, 2021
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An example of oyster mortality.
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Barbara Marrett retires from San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau

Correction: A previous version of this article stated that Marrett had gone…

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Fun at the fairgrounds this weekend

Come join the fun this weekend; as the San Juan County Fairgrounds…

  • Jul 8th, 2021
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CATS Dog Show, Aug. 1

Submitted by CATS, the Community Arts Theatre Society. “CATS Goes to the…

  • Jul 7th, 2021
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Land Bank partners with local student for community discussion

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank. Discussion participants’ opinions help shape…

  • Jul 8th, 2021
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First-Ever Latinx Youth Leadership Summit on Lopez Island

Submitted by the Funhouse Commons. On Saturday, June 26, 23 youth 12-18…

  • Jul 6th, 2021
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Island favorite and Broadway actor Ben Jeffrey Returns

Submitted by San Juan Community Theatre. San Juan Community Theatre’s Pay-What-You-Can, Outdoor…

  • Jul 6th, 2021
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Dorian Oliver as Antonio and Daniel Mayes as Leonardo. (Contributed photo)

Shakespeare’s ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ on San Juan Island

Shakespeare Under the Stars is back, in person, on San Juan Island.…

  • Jul 6th, 2021
Dorian Oliver as Antonio and Daniel Mayes as Leonardo. (Contributed photo)
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Three graduating seniors receive Soroptimists scholarships

The Soroptimist High School Scholarship program was able to award $7,000 to…

  • Jul 2nd, 2021
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Rusty the Crab is back at the sculpture park

Submitted by San Juan Islands Sculpture Park. “Rusty” the giant grab from…

  • Jul 2nd, 2021
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Free concert on the 4th

Submitted by Dan O’Bryant. Lockdown! Yes, people, it might just be over.…

  • Jun 30th, 2021

San Juan Master Chorale to hold auditions

San Juan Master Chorale, conducted by Amber Lauridsen, will perform Handel’s Messiah…

  • Jun 30th, 2021
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Friday Harbor Labs closed on July 4

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs. For many islanders, it is a long-standing…

  • Jun 29th, 2021
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Matthew is back.

Delight in the magic of Matthew Laslo this July

Submitted by Sea View Theatre. After over a year of being closed…

  • Jun 27th, 2021
Matthew is back.
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The cast rehearsing “Grease.”

San Juan Community Theatre dusts off the curtain cobwebs

For 15 months the San Juan Community Theatre has sat mostly quiet…

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The cast rehearsing “Grease.”
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Beaverton Marsh Preserve: What’s going on in that field

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank. If you frequent Roche…

  • Jun 23rd, 2021
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Holly Wehner named Acting Principal of Friday Harbor Elementary School

Submitted by San Juan Island School District. Wednesday evening, June 16, 2021,…

  • Jun 22nd, 2021
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Library bookmark contest winners

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

  • Jun 22nd, 2021
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Learn Woodworking Basics with the EDC

Submitted by the Economic Development Council of San Juan County. Islanders seeking…

  • Jun 21st, 2021
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CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/Stephanie Goudelock, Coordinator and Parent Ally for the Parent for Parent program, was reunified with her children March 23, 2017,

The importance of reunifying families

Submitted by, Linnea Anderson, Juvenile Court Administrator. During the month of June,…

  • Jun 21st, 2021
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/Stephanie Goudelock, Coordinator and Parent Ally for the Parent for Parent program, was reunified with her children March 23, 2017,
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Recognizing the contributions of our fathers | Editorial

This coming Sunday is a day to honor the father figures in…

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Shakespeare Under the Stars returns

By Helen and Dan, Island Stage Left. “Are you good men and…

  • Jun 20th, 2021
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Fatherhood, with Will Blackmon

By Heather Spaulding Journal contributor As a father of four young adults,…

  • Jun 20th, 2021
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EDC Seminar on ‘Work as Construction Trainer’

Submitted by the Economic Development Council of the San Juans. Tradespeople seeking…

  • Jun 19th, 2021
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San Juan Community Theatre hosts an Outdoor Summer Season at SJC Fairgrounds

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre. After a long year of…

  • Jun 18th, 2021
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