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Island rec offers adult tennis lessons

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is offering adult tennis lessons this…

  • Feb 5th, 2018
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                                Avoid a $10 late fee by renewing your dog license by March 31.

Dog licenses renewals: small fee, big rewards

Submitted by Milene Henley San Juan County auditor A San Juan County…

  • Feb 5th, 2018
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                                Avoid a $10 late fee by renewing your dog license by March 31.
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                                Current home trust houses.

San Juan Community Home Trust fundraiser postponed

Submitted by the San Juan Community Home Trust The San Juan Community…

  • Feb 5th, 2018
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                                Current home trust houses.

Free days at The Whale Musuem

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum staff is inviting everyone…

  • Feb 4th, 2018

New owners for San Juan Vineyards

Submitted by Washington Vintners Washington Vintners, the company that owns Corliss Estate,…

  • Feb 4th, 2018
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                                Instructor Dan DeShon introduces pilot ground school class to aerodynamics. Attending were Levi Doenges, Zachariah Fincher, Alexis Galt, Rachel Kayiam, Abigail Margolis, Max Mattox, Zack Porter and Matthew Rice.

Pilot ground school class starts sessions

Submitted by Westwind Aviation This is a follow-up on pilot ground school…

  • Feb 4th, 2018
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                                Instructor Dan DeShon introduces pilot ground school class to aerodynamics. Attending were Levi Doenges, Zachariah Fincher, Alexis Galt, Rachel Kayiam, Abigail Margolis, Max Mattox, Zack Porter and Matthew Rice.

Prepare for the amateur radio technician test

Submitted by SJC Department of Emergency Management San Juan County’s amateur radio…

  • Feb 4th, 2018

Know Your Islanders Talks

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library Boyd Pratt presents “Where East…

  • Feb 3rd, 2018

San Juan Island author Janet Dann launches trilogy

Submitted by Griffin Bay Bookstore San Juan Island author Janet Dann is…

  • Feb 3rd, 2018
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The underground world of trees

Recent scientific findings about trees are turning forestry on its head, according…

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                                Joe Gaydos is the science director at SeaDoc Society on Orcas Island.

Gaydos to discuss wildlife disease in Orcas Island lecture

Submitted by the SeaDoc Society Several years ago, a virus swept through…

  • Feb 2nd, 2018
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                                Joe Gaydos is the science director at SeaDoc Society on Orcas Island.

Candidates named for OPALCO election

Submitted by OPALCO The volunteer-based elections and governance committee has selected two…

  • Feb 2nd, 2018
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                                Trumpeter swans on Zylstra Lake.

San Juan Island Preservation Trust reveals annual swan count

Submitted by Kathleen Foley San Juan Preservation Trust stewardship manager A new…

  • Feb 2nd, 2018
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                                Trumpeter swans on Zylstra Lake.
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                                Self-Portrait with Korona View, 1933

San Juan Islands Museum of Art presents Imogen Cunningham photos

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

  • Feb 2nd, 2018
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                                Self-Portrait with Korona View, 1933

Robert Dash of Orcas Island speaks on new book

Submitted by Griffin Bay Books Orcas Island author and photographer, Robert Dash,…

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Pet of the week | Animal Protection Society

Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce myself. I am Jem. If…

  • Feb 1st, 2018

Island Rec offers DIY Strumstick class

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is offering a do-it-yourself strumstick class.…

  • Jan 31st, 2018
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                                Antendees enjoy a previous dance.

Island Rec presents father daughter dance

Submitted by Island Rec Tickets are on sale for Island Rec’s 13th…

  • Jan 31st, 2018
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                                Antendees enjoy a previous dance.

San Juan Fire Department celebrates another year

Submitted by the San Juan Island Fire and Rescue San Juan Island…

  • Jan 31st, 2018

Request for Friday Harbor High School community service projects

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The second semester Friday…

  • Jan 30th, 2018

San Juan Islands Museum of Art boosts artists

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art January is a…

  • Jan 30th, 2018

San Juan County’s Agricultural Summit returns in March

The sixth annual San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit will take place on…

  • Jan 28th, 2018

Puccini’s melodrama airs at the San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre Puccini’s melodrama about a volatile…

  • Jan 28th, 2018

Animal Protection Society relocates dogs from high-kill shelters

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Life is about…

  • Jan 28th, 2018

A ferry tale ending | The Hyak may be decommissioned in 2018

After roughly half a century of service, one of Washington State Ferries’…

EMT of the month

Submitted by SJI EMS Kyle Davies began with San Juan Island EMS…

  • Jan 28th, 2018

Friday Harbor Film Festival presents “Mission Blue”

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival The Friday Harbor Film Festival’s…

  • Jan 27th, 2018
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                                Jan Murphy, mentor, and Shelby Montana, 11, mentee.

Mentoring Q&A | Part 1

Submitted by San Juan Island Family Resource Center January is National Mentoring…

  • Jan 27th, 2018
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                                Jan Murphy, mentor, and Shelby Montana, 11, mentee.

TowBoatUS Friday Harbor honored at towing conference

TowBoatUS Friday Harbor takes tower of the year honors at BoatUS Towing Services Conference

  • Jan 27th, 2018

Take WDFW survey on supporting sustainable fish populations

Submitted by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife One lucky person…

  • Jan 26th, 2018

San Juan Island Grange presents free pruning workshop

Submitted by Dancing Seeds Farm Do you have fruit trees or would…

  • Jan 26th, 2018

Apply to be on Friday Harbor’s historic preservation board

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor Change is inevitable, but some…

  • Jan 25th, 2018
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                                Current home trust houses.

Orientation for new San Juan Community Home Trust Board members

Submitted by the San Juan Community Home Trust The San Juan Community…

  • Jan 24th, 2018
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                                Current home trust houses.

Live-stream opera at San Juan Community Theatre

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre One of The Met: Live…

  • Jan 24th, 2018

Volunteer for The Whale Museum’s Education Department

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding a series…

  • Jan 24th, 2018
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                                The 2017 Knowledge Bowl.

Knowlege Bowl returns for 24th year

Submitted by the San Juan Public Schools Foundation The 24th annual Knowledge…

  • Jan 23rd, 2018
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                                The 2017 Knowledge Bowl.

Roche Harbor Derby | Lifestyle video

This San Juan Island lifestyle video shares the 2018 Roche Harbor Derby.…

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Animal Protection Society volunteers of the month

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Dave and Nancy…

  • Jan 23rd, 2018
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                                State Prevention Summit 2016 with San Juan Island Prevention Coalition Youth Team Rock Solid and FHMS HOTS Junior.

Rock Solid Youth presents at national leadership forum

Submitted by the San Juan Island Prevention Coalition Zach Fincher will present…

  • Jan 23rd, 2018
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                                State Prevention Summit 2016 with San Juan Island Prevention Coalition Youth Team Rock Solid and FHMS HOTS Junior.

Island Stage Left does Valentine’s

Island Stage Left does Valentine’s!

  • Jan 22nd, 2018