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Salish Sea Youth Ballet presents the ‘Friday Harbor Nutcracker’

Submitted by the Salish Sea Youth Ballet Salish Sea Youth Ballet is…

  • Nov 28th, 2019

SeaDoc Society presents Ocean Night ‘The Salmon Way’

Submitted by SeaDoc Society Spend the evening at the Sea View Theatre…

  • Nov 26th, 2019

A county without animal control

Without enough cases to warrant a full-time animal control officer, islanders struggle…

Protest period opens for monument management plan

Submitted by the San Juan Islands National Monument The San Juan Islands…

  • Nov 25th, 2019

Fairgrounds Winter Flea and Craft Market, Dec. 7

Mark your calendars! The Winter Flea & Craft Market will be from…

  • Nov 24th, 2019

Turkey Trot is on its way

San Juan Island Fitness presents its 14th annual Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey…

  • Nov 24th, 2019

Wine and cheese to benefit the children

Submitted by the Family Umbrella Group Who would like to help send…

  • Nov 22nd, 2019

‘Tides of Transition’ opens at San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art Looking up through this…

  • Nov 21st, 2019
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Meet local authors

Submitted by Rebecca Cook Authors of the San Juan Islands, a community…

  • Nov 21st, 2019
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Rock Solid youths work to better the Friday Harbor community

Rock Solid, San Juan Island Prevention Coalition’s youth team, has been proactive…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Friday Harbor student earns top honors at university

Submitted by Bowdoin College Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine held its annual…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Kitten madness | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor We began our exploration…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Docks; Fun Facts to Know and Tell

Submitted by Merri Ann Simonson During the real estate boom years of…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Smelling a cure for Parkinsons

Dog and medical enthusiasts gathered to support and learn more about PADs…

Knowledge workers symposium

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council Knowledge workers can…

  • Nov 19th, 2019

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…

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Rock Solid participates in red ribbon contest

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

  • Nov 17th, 2019
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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
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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
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Art for Fun with SJIMA

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

  • Nov 10th, 2019
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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
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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