Life

Meals on Wheels serving seniors

Submitted by the Whatcom Council on Aging When asked about what he…

  • Nov 18th, 2019

Going for the gold

A dark shadow flies through the air contrasting against the bright blue…

Contributed photo.

Rock Solid participates in red ribbon contest

Rock Solid Youth Prevention Team needs your help in the Red Ribbon…

  • Nov 17th, 2019
Contributed photo.

Winterfest early this year

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce The San Juan…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Final call for poetry contest

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor San Juan County residents of…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

SCORE, the SJICF and the EDC invite business owners and nonprofit leaders to a workshop on reducing risk

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council More than 40…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
John Sinclair/contributed photos

Island Stage Left presents: ‘The Children’

Submitted by Island Stage Left An aging but active couple live in…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
John Sinclair/contributed photos

Letters to Santa

Submitted by Santa Claus As Christmastime fast approaches, Santa would like to…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Friday Harbor Labs seminar, Nov. 20

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs University of Washington Friday Harbor Labs presents…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Sharing paradise, finding balance in tourism

Submitted by the League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Matilda | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society Friday Harbor While doing research for my…

  • Nov 12th, 2019

SmileMobile in Friday Harbor this week

Submitted by SmileMobile The Arcora Foundation’s SmileMobile, a brightly painted 39-foot dental…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Gone, but not forgotten

Islanders paid tribute to three Southern resident orcas, Princess Angeline, J17, Scoter,…

K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Thanks’living’ celebration returns

Submitted by Island Haven Animal Sanctuary Join Island Haven Animal Sanctuary for…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
Contributed photo.

Art for Fun with SJIMA

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art Think you’re not…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
Contributed photo.
Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Art meets science in Food for Thought exhibition

by Robert Dash Originally published in Friday Harbor Lab’s TideBites I’ve always…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)
Robin Baird/Contributed photo.

Know, connect and protect your sea at “Ocean Night”“Ocean Night”

Submitted by SeaDoc Society On Wednesday, Nov. 13, head out to the…

  • Nov 9th, 2019
Robin Baird/Contributed photo.

Tree worker basics with EDC

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council In partnership with…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Coupon books available now

Submitted by the Mullis Center The 2019-2020 Coupon Book is now available…

  • Nov 8th, 2019

Soroptimist Cancer Treatment Transportation contact

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Many San Juan Island residents…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Six Friday Harbor students make UW dean’s list

Submitted by University of Washington The University of Washington recently announced that…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Chad and Natasha | Volunteers of the Month

Submittted by The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The Animal Protection…

  • Nov 7th, 2019

Pickleball with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Join Island Rec in the sport that is…

  • Nov 6th, 2019

Three ferries to turn hybrid

Submitted by Washington State Ferries Washington State Ferries is moving forward with…

  • Nov 4th, 2019

Lions advocate health vision for youth

Submitted by the Lions Club of San Juan Island The Lions Club…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

Garden club invites public for special guest presentation

Submitted by Kathy Schwartz, San Juan Island Garden Club Dianna Gibson, owner…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019

SmileMobile to visit Orcas and Friday Harbor

Submitted by SmileMobile The Arcora Foundation’s SmileMobile, a brightly painted 39-foot dental…

  • Nov 3rd, 2019
Rick Larsen during a previous visit to Friday Harbor. (Mandi Johnson/staff photo)

Representatives Larsen and Wagner raise awareness of domestic violence

Submitted by the Office of Rick Larsen Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, and…

  • Nov 1st, 2019
Rick Larsen during a previous visit to Friday Harbor. (Mandi Johnson/staff photo)

Katniss | Pet of the Week

Dear Fellow Islanders, Much to my chagrin, I report Tiffany, at USPO,…

  • Nov 1st, 2019

Wreath orders open Nov. 4

Submitted by the Parent Teacher Student Association The Friday Harbor High School…

  • Nov 1st, 2019

Children haunt the streets of Friday Harbor | Gallery

Superheroes, Muppets, villains and wild animals were set loose upon the sleepy…

Orca Recovery Day 2019 a success

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank San Juan County Land…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Remembering orcas that have passed

Submitted by The Whale Museum Join The Whale Museum at 3 p.m.…

  • Oct 31st, 2019

Anacortes Sidney ferries canceled

Submitted by the Washington State Ferries Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 12 through Sunday,…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

‘Hidden Half of Nature: Microbial Roots of Life and Health’

Submitted by event organizers Join David Montgomery and Anne Bikle as they…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

A hidden problem, a community solution | Guest column

Submitted by Necia Quast Most islanders don’t know many teens struggle to…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Explore connections between soil and health

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art David Montgomery and Anne…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Friday Harbor man devotes life to helping others escape addiction

In 1986, popular radio commentator and promoter and now longtime islander Pat…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

Marine naturalist gear down workshop

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding an exciting…

  • Oct 30th, 2019

National Disability Employment Awareness Month – The Right Talent, Right Now!

Submitted by Sharon Hooper Dream Builders San Juan Islands The purpose of…

  • Oct 30th, 2019