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

John Geyman, M.D. announces publication of: Struggling and Dying Under Trumpcare: How We Can Fix This Fiasco

Submitted by Emily Reed Geyman Dr. John Geyman announces hte publication of…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

TEDx this Saturday

For the past 4 years, TedxSan Juan Island has been inspiring locals…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Advocating for the children

More than 6,000 children are removed from their homes each year in…

Friday Harbor’s father-daughter duo

San Juan Island’s dynamic father-daughter duo Josh and Danielle Crossen have been…

Swim for whales

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Come jump in the water…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Contra at the Grange

Submitted by San Juan Islands Contra Dance June’s third Saturday contra dancing…

  • Jun 13th, 2019

Community theater accepting scripts for 2019 Playwrights Festival

Submitted by The San Juan Community Theatre The San Juan Community Theatre…

  • Jun 13th, 2019
Contributed photo/Mark Gardner

Fourth of July parade theme: “Parade of Stars: Past and present”

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

  • Jun 12th, 2019
Contributed photo/Mark Gardner

Update to Our Internet Connection

By Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc…

Home destroyed in White Point fire

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

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Town celebrates gardens

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor In the spirit of spring,…

  • Jun 11th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan.

Salish Sea Early Music Festival ‘17th-Century Canzonas’

17th-Century Canzonas at Brickworks

  • Jun 10th, 2019
Contributed photo. Jeffery Cohan.
Contributed photo/ Stephanie Cariker and Joyce Lyster. Karla Therriault, Karly Leyde, Jack Leyde, Brian Leyde (in back), Kate Leyde, Ted Therriault, Ted Therriault (left to right)

Islander heals through walking

In usual Lopez fashion, drivers wave as they pass 71-year-old Ted Therriault…

Contributed photo/ Stephanie Cariker and Joyce Lyster. Karla Therriault, Karly Leyde, Jack Leyde, Brian Leyde (in back), Kate Leyde, Ted Therriault, Ted Therriault (left to right)
Contributed photo. Leo Club President Julian Brown presents some of Mr. Sawyer’s students with a $400 check to fund a Museum of Flight field trip for the History & Aerospace class.

LEO’s celebrates successful year

Submitted by the San Juan Lions Club The Friday Harbor High School…

  • Jun 7th, 2019
Contributed photo. Leo Club President Julian Brown presents some of Mr. Sawyer’s students with a $400 check to fund a Museum of Flight field trip for the History & Aerospace class.

Town LTAC applications available

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor The Town of Friday Harbor’s…

Hospital district helps fund long term health care

Submitted by the San Juan County Public Hospital District On May 22,…

  • Jun 7th, 2019

New Home Trust board members

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

  • Jun 7th, 2019

Fun and flowers at the San Juan Island Garden Tour

Submitted by event organizers Majestic trees, glorious flowers, impressive garden art and…

  • Jun 7th, 2019

Fostercare guardians needed

Submitted by San Juan County Superior Court Foster care is the temporary…

  • Jun 7th, 2019

Art show, June 8

San Juan Island Grange No. 966 presents its 2019 Arts Show from…

  • Jun 7th, 2019

Abandon vehicles in county lots will soon be towed

Editors note: Duncan Wilson, Town of Friday Harbor Administrator, said the town…

Alchemy Art Center presents Western Female

Submitted by Alchemy Art Center New York’s Western Female will play at…

  • Jun 7th, 2019

Stanley K. Gurske | Memorial notice

A celebration of life party will be held from 2 p.m. to…

Left to right, John McMain, Diane Ball and Beth Spaulding. (Staff photo/Heather Spaulding)

School district honors retirees

Graduates are not the only ones taking a leap forward in their…

Left to right, John McMain, Diane Ball and Beth Spaulding. (Staff photo/Heather Spaulding)

Library trustee meeting pushed to later date

The San Juan Island Library Board of Trustees will be held at…

  • Jun 4th, 2019
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