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Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Joe Wright in front of his work.

The value of street art

Like the infamous street artist Banksy, Joe Wright’s art turns up in…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding. Joe Wright in front of his work.
(John Forde and Jennifer Steven/Tofino Whale Centre)

J pod welcomes new calf

Submitted by The Center for Whale Research The Center for Whale Research…

  • Jun 3rd, 2019
(John Forde and Jennifer Steven/Tofino Whale Centre)

Derelict fishing net removal presentation

Derelict fishing net removal

  • Jun 3rd, 2019
Contributed photo/Karen Reagan, USFWS
                                A Marble Butterfly.

Endangered butterfly could receive federal protection this year

Submitted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife The U.S. Fish…

  • Jun 2nd, 2019
Contributed photo/Karen Reagan, USFWS
                                A Marble Butterfly.
Contributed photo 
                                Kiwanis president Doug Popham and Larry Greene, Stand Up Men.

Kiwanis donates to Stand Up Men

Submitted by Friday Harbor Kiwanis Friday Harbor Kiwanis presents a check for…

  • Jun 2nd, 2019
Contributed photo 
                                Kiwanis president Doug Popham and Larry Greene, Stand Up Men.

Whale Museum pod nod registration open

Submitted by The Whale Museum Pod Nod overnight marine adventures return this…

  • Jun 2nd, 2019

High school students art honored

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District Friday Harbor High School…

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photo. Steve Madox.

Last chance to see “My War”

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art Wartime photographs by Vietnam…

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photo. Steve Madox.

Fair Feud participants wanted

Fair Feud participants wanted

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photo.

Tie-dye with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Feel like putting a little free spirit in…

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photo.

Labor union endorses Sen. Liz Lovelett

Labor union endorses Lovelett

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photos/Ray Pfortner

‘Photography on the Road’ class

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art The San Juan Islands…

  • May 31st, 2019
Contributed photos/Ray Pfortner

Best of the Fest presents: ‘Adrift’

The Friday Harbor Film Festival is pleased to present “Adrift,” Tuesday, June…

  • May 31st, 2019

Washington celebrates family reunification in June

Submitted by Lauren M. Franciosi, superior court assistant Washington has proclaimed June…

  • May 31st, 2019

Tourism in the San Juans – A Survey of Residents and Businesses

Submitted by San Juan County Tourism helps support the San Juan Islands’…

  • May 30th, 2019

Second record year for San Juan Artists’ Studio Tour

In its 28th year, the San Juan Artists’ Studio Tour offers a…

Amateur radio exam session planned for June 8

Submitted by the San Juan County Amateur Radio Society The San Juan…

  • May 29th, 2019

Treasure Hounds seeks volunteers

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor You can help…

  • May 29th, 2019

New art and gardens at Sculpture Park

Submitted by the Islands Sculpture Park Visited the San Juan Islands Sculpture…

  • May 28th, 2019

Fourth Book by Reverend Doctor Toni Petrinovich

Submitted by Rev. Dr. Toni Petrinovich “If It Works, Use It” offers…

  • May 25th, 2019

Gearing up for the county fair

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair Spring has sprung, flowers are…

  • May 25th, 2019

United for nature | Teaming up for preservation

When government agencies and nonprofits, join hands, with a few community members…

  • May 25th, 2019

Friday Harbor High alumn heads up Camp Eagle Rock

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is pleased to welcome CJ Woods…

  • May 24th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffrey Cohan.

The Salish Sea Music Festival performs ‘Concerti’

The Salish Sea Music Festival performs Concerti

  • May 24th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffrey Cohan.
Richard Bell photographed the bear in his backyard on May 18 in Hillview Terrace near Friday Harbor. (Richard Bell/contributed photo)

Bear searches the islands for love

While looking for love in all the wrong places, a black bear…

Richard Bell photographed the bear in his backyard on May 18 in Hillview Terrace near Friday Harbor. (Richard Bell/contributed photo)

Pet of the Week: Chef Chutney

Hello there! My name is Chef Chutney, and I just found a…

  • May 23rd, 2019

Get moving with Moving Parts class

Get moving with Moving Parts class

  • May 22nd, 2019

Journey of the Soul workshop

Submitted by Hospice of San Juan Hospice of San Juan is sponsoring…

  • May 22nd, 2019

Schools sees project evaluators

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District Approximately 21 evaluators are…

  • May 22nd, 2019

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

  • May 22nd, 2019

American Legion open house

Submitted by Peter DeLorenzi The American Legion Post 163, Friday Harbor will…

  • May 21st, 2019

Alchemy Art Center launches artist-in-residence program

Submitted by Alchemy Art Center This June, Alchemy Art Center is launching…

  • May 21st, 2019
Contributed photo.

Friday Harbor High Aerospace Team receives award

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The Friday Harbor High…

  • May 20th, 2019
Contributed photo.

Round Towners providing transportation for those in need

Submitted by Round Towners The San Juan Island Lions club gifted the…

  • May 18th, 2019

Friday Harbor to paint streets

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor Town streets are being restriped…

  • May 17th, 2019

Friday Harbor girl wins fishing derby on Orcas

Saylor Whalen from Friday Harbor took first place in the 23rd annual…

  • May 17th, 2019

Friday Harbor violinist plays her final concert with Island Sinfonia

Submitted by Island Sinfonia The spring concert series by Island Sinfonia is…

  • May 17th, 2019

Jackson Beach gets community access

Submitted by Zach Crichton You might have seen some changes down at…

  • May 17th, 2019

Lives long gone, stones remain

Each hand-carved stone in the Roche Harbor Pioneer Cemetery has a tale…