Life

Protect what you love

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans During Valentine’s week, Friends of…

  • Feb 3rd, 2019

An Evening with Micaiah Sawyer

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

  • Feb 2nd, 2019

High Touch Jin Shin classes

Submitted by Island Rec High Touch Jin Shin is a gentle, noninvasive…

  • Feb 1st, 2019

Master Gardeners presents native plant sale

Submitted by Master Gardeners There are many wonderful reasons to use Pacific…

  • Feb 1st, 2019

Salmon Recovery request for proposals

Salmon Recovery request for proposals

  • Feb 1st, 2019

Knowledge worker network meet-and-greet

Knowledge worker network

  • Jan 31st, 2019

Longtime deputy Asher retires

He has seen islanders at the highest and lowest times of their…

Contributed photos. Jake Shimabukuro.

Famous Ukulele player comes to the theatre

Inspired by musicians like Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison, Jake Shimabukuro has…

Contributed photos. Jake Shimabukuro.

Schatzie the Schnauzer | Pet of the week

Hey! Look at me! I’m a bonafide Schnauzer! I’m straight up legit!…

  • Jan 30th, 2019

SeaDoc Society’s Ocean Night features marine photography

Submitted by SeaDoc Society On Wednesday, Feb. 6, head out to the…

  • Jan 29th, 2019
Contributed photo. Left to right: Firefighter Jerry Sears, Fire Chief Norvin Collins, Firefighter Dennis Sears

Firefighter of the month

Fire Fighter of the month

  • Jan 28th, 2019
Contributed photo. Left to right: Firefighter Jerry Sears, Fire Chief Norvin Collins, Firefighter Dennis Sears

Free community seminar: Food – Eat Healthy for Less Money

Submitted by Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor…

  • Jan 28th, 2019
Staff photo/Tate Thomson
                                American camp.

What the federal shutdown means locally

The effects of federal agencies closed due to the partial government shutdown…

Staff photo/Tate Thomson
                                American camp.
Contributed photo 
                                Jamie Stephens.

Nominees for Ranker vacancy may not be currently serving officials

Jamie Stephens will not secede from San Juan County Council to fill…

Contributed photo 
                                Jamie Stephens.

Adult swimming

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec is offering Adult Night Swim this…

  • Jan 27th, 2019

Mystical Organ recital

Submitted by St. David’s Episcopal Church The Mystical Organ, a recital of…

  • Jan 26th, 2019

Senior services says goodbye to Wendy Stephens

Wendy Stephens, who has kept vigil over the islands’ seniors for decades,…

2019 Salish Sea Early Music Festival schedule

Submitted by event organizers The Salish Sea Early Music Festival will present…

  • Jan 25th, 2019

SeaDoc Society premieres new web series

What would you do if a sea lion wrapped its mouth around…

Free film screening

IF Project shines light on women in prison

  • Jan 23rd, 2019

Friday Harbor Film Festival Oscar Gala

The FHFF Oscar Gala returns to the beautiful Friday Harbor Yacht Club…

  • Jan 23rd, 2019

Results from 2019 Roche Harbor Derby

The 16th annual Roche Harbor Salmon Classic kicked off on Thursday, Jan.…

  • Jan 22nd, 2019

2019 Roche Harbor Salmon Derby | Lifestyle video

This San Juan Island Lifestyle video shares how much we enjoyed fishing…

  • Jan 22nd, 2019

Wilson family has first baby of the year

Kyle and Melanie Wilson welcomed daughter Rosaia Christine Wilson at 11:02 a.m.…

Third annual Women’s March

Several hundred people gathered at the San Juan County Courthouse at noon…

San Juan Island’s Lambright twins enter the world of pro baseball

The chances of becoming a professional baseball player on a major league…

Contributed photo/Chuck Dalldorf
                                From l-r: Fire Commissioners Frank Cardinale, Bob Jarman, Lt. Michael Henderson and Commissioner Albert Olson.

San Juan Island Firefighters honored

By Carolyn Hudson San Juan Island Fire and Rescue Administrative Officer Lt.…

  • Jan 19th, 2019
Contributed photo/Chuck Dalldorf
                                From l-r: Fire Commissioners Frank Cardinale, Bob Jarman, Lt. Michael Henderson and Commissioner Albert Olson.

Learn plumbing 101 in San Juan County

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council The San Juan…

  • Jan 17th, 2019
Contributed photo/ Kelley Balcomb-Bartok
                                The Friday Harbor High School Drama Group in a “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

Friday Harbor High School students modernize Shakespeare

High school, Britney Spears and ukuleles. That might not sound like Shakespeare,…

Contributed photo/ Kelley Balcomb-Bartok
                                The Friday Harbor High School Drama Group in a “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

OPALCO urges WSF to electrify the San Juan ferry routes first | Guest column

Submitted by OPALCO The current Washington State Ferries long-range plan for deploying…

  • Jan 16th, 2019

Volunteer to provide local dental care for those in need on San Juan Island

Submitted by Fish for Teeth A Fish for Teeth volunteer-crafted fish taco…

  • Jan 16th, 2019

Friday Harbor kids hatch a plan to save the seas

A story of students, innovation and robots finding lost crab pots

Support local dental care with fish tacos on Jan. 18

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is serving up another…

  • Jan 15th, 2019

Climate, community and agriculture at San Juan Island Agricultural Summit

Submitted by Rhys Hansen, Ag Summit Coordinator The San Juan Islands Agricultural…

  • Jan 14th, 2019

January Contra Dance celebrates local band

Submitted by event organizers The monthly San Juan Contra Dance will be…

  • Jan 14th, 2019
Contributed photo/SJIMA
                                A piece by Yutong Du.

San Juan Islands Museum of Art presents Spring Street students’ work

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

  • Jan 13th, 2019
Contributed photo/SJIMA
                                A piece by Yutong Du.

Screen film about increasing number of incarcerated women

Submitted by Soroptimist On Jan. 24, Soroptimist International of Friday Harbor will…

  • Jan 13th, 2019
Contributed photo

Orcas Island concert celebrates Martin Luther King, Pete Seeger

Submitted by organizers Celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther…

  • Jan 12th, 2019
Contributed photo

The Whale Museum offers Marine naturalist, Hazwoper trainings

Submitted by The Whale Museum Join The Whale Museum for two special…

  • Jan 12th, 2019

Friday Harbor High School hosts Greek dinner, service projects presentations

Submitted by San Juan Island School District The first Friday Harbor High…

  • Jan 11th, 2019