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Submitted by Susan Dehlendorf and Eric Vittinghoff Voter forums for candidates on…

  • Jun 30th, 2019

Tanker traffic continues to increase through Salish Sea

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Vessel traffic from ocean-going oil…

  • Jun 29th, 2019

Voter forum

Submitted by the League of Women Voters Voter forums for candidates on…

  • Jun 28th, 2019
Contributed photo. Officers and Committee Chairs, left to right: outgoing president, Paul Mayer; president Tom Sibert 2019-20; treasurer: Holly Henry; secretary: Jonathan Cain; president-elect: Michel Vedvek 2020-21; Chairs: Mike Griffin, International; Adam Eltinge: Youth Services; Pete Rose: Foundation; Barb Fagan: Literacy (not in photo: Public Relations: Carla Wright; Community Service: Bob Jarman)

Rotary installation

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

  • Jun 28th, 2019
Contributed photo. Officers and Committee Chairs, left to right: outgoing president, Paul Mayer; president Tom Sibert 2019-20; treasurer: Holly Henry; secretary: Jonathan Cain; president-elect: Michel Vedvek 2020-21; Chairs: Mike Griffin, International; Adam Eltinge: Youth Services; Pete Rose: Foundation; Barb Fagan: Literacy (not in photo: Public Relations: Carla Wright; Community Service: Bob Jarman)

Photographer Ray Pfortner comes to SJIMA

Submitted by Ray Pfortner The San Juan Islands Museum of Art is…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Six graduate from Skagit

Submitted by the San Juan Center of Skagit Valley College The San…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Look for the starry carts during parade | Letter

Francie Hansen, me, lovingly passed on the Trashion Fashion Show at the…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Builders workshop

Submitted by the San Juan Builders Association The San Juan Builders Association…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Marine mammals lecture at Whale Museum

Submitted by the Whale Museum The Whale Museum is joining forces with…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Set sail with Island Rec

Submitted by Island Rec Sailing is an activity that can be pursued…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Pet of the Week

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Hello! My name…

  • Jun 28th, 2019

Now playing at San Juan Community Theatre: ‘For Better’

Reaching out to each other is now effortless, thanks to technology. However,…

Tips on a Garage Sale | Lifestyle video

This lifestyle video shares with you very important tips on how to…

  • Jun 26th, 2019

Lions promote litter awareness

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

  • Jun 26th, 2019

100 years of light

For 100 years, Lime Kiln Lighthouse has stood vigil along the rocky…

NASA challenge

International Space Settlement Design Competition challenge to high school students - design…

Art museum presents “Deep Dive” an exhibit for the orcas

As July 2018 waned, the world had its eyes on the Southern…

Kiwanis 4th of July Pig War Picnic

Submitted by Stephanie Johnson O’Day Save the date. Mark your calendars and…

  • Jun 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to right: Sintayehu, Clara, Leif, Jasper, Maren and Carolyn.

Shaw students give to animal shelter

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society Friday Harbor Middle school students from…

  • Jun 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to right: Sintayehu, Clara, Leif, Jasper, Maren and Carolyn.

PeaceHealth offers free advance care planning workshops

Submitted by PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center When it comes to advance…

  • Jun 22nd, 2019

Donate to the fireworks funds

Submitted by The San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce Do you remember…

  • Jun 21st, 2019

Saving a butterfly | Reporter’s notebook

The San Juan Islands are the only known home of the Island…

Summer art days for entire family

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art For families of…

  • Jun 21st, 2019

Learn the secrets of seaweed with Ryan Drum

Submitted by Island Rec Curious about the intertidal seaweed flora at Cattle…

  • Jun 20th, 2019

Orcas Garden Tour 2019

Each garden begins life as a vision in the mind of its…

  • Jun 20th, 2019
Geo-Scientist in the Parks intern, Armando Rojas (image 5405)/Contributed photo

The rare butterfly

Editors note: A Previous version of this story stated the Frazer Homestead…

Geo-Scientist in the Parks intern, Armando Rojas (image 5405)/Contributed photo

20th annual Orca Sing

Submitted by The Whale Museum The 20th annual Orca Sing will take…

  • Jun 19th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to right: club president Doug Popham, Mike Hansen, Jan Hansen.

Everyday Hero

Submitted by Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Jan Hansen recently received a Certificate…

  • Jun 19th, 2019
Contributed photo
                                Left to right: club president Doug Popham, Mike Hansen, Jan Hansen.

Join the high school band for the Fourth of July Parade

Submitted by the Friday Harbor High School band Calling all musicians: help…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

MRC shows film “Artifishal”

Submitted by the San Juan County Marine Resources Committee The San Juan…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Permit center closed for staff training

Submitted San Juan County The San Juan County Department of Community Development…

  • Jun 19th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan

Salish Sea Early Music Festival plays Bach for last performance of 2019

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival In the eighth and…

  • Jun 19th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan

Take part in Whale Action Month

In honor of Whale Action Month, the Langley Whale Center is hosting…

Contributed photo 
                                Alexandra Adinolf

Animal Shelter Volunteer of the Month

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

  • Jun 18th, 2019
Contributed photo 
                                Alexandra Adinolf

Smith was appointed to North Region EMS and Trauma Care Council

Submitted by the San Juan County Public Hospital District San Juan County…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Friday Harbor Graduates throw their caps

With tears of joy and bittersweet emotion, friends and family gathered to…

Contributed photo. Rep. Rick Larsen.

Larsen takes a stand for Dreamers

Submitted by the office of Rick Larsen Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, issued…

  • Jun 18th, 2019
Contributed photo. Rep. Rick Larsen.

Get $30-$60 a month off your OPALCO and Rock Island bills

Submitted by OPALCO OPALCO offers monthly bill credits for members from low-income…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Increasing access to locally grown food

Submitted by San Juan County San Juan County Health and Community Services…

  • Jun 18th, 2019

Get inspired with TEDxSanJuanIsland

Entrepreneurs, authors, doctors and artists take to the San Juan Community Theatre…