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‘Living in the Future’s Past’ free screening

Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival Friday Harbor Film Festival invites you…

  • Apr 15th, 2019

The Burned performs on San Juan and Lopez

Submitted by The Burned The Burned will bring its unique brand of…

  • Apr 14th, 2019

Great Islands Clean-up on San Juan Island April 20

Help make San Juan Island “Plastic Free by the Sea.” This year’s…

  • Apr 13th, 2019

San Juan Island Real Estate Market Summary

Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands Inc 1-800-451-9054…

  • Apr 12th, 2019

Holy Week services at the Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church

The following services will be held for Holy Week at the Friday…

  • Apr 12th, 2019

Job fair comes to Friday Harbor

Submitted by Minnie Knych Unemployment rates across the country are at record…

  • Apr 12th, 2019

Looking Back 40 Years with the San Juan Preservation Trust and Friends of the San Juans

Submitted by San Juan Preservation Trust Two of most enduring and consequential…

  • Apr 12th, 2019
Staff photo’/Heather Spaulding. Ava Hoffman up to bat.

Wolverines softball beats the Braves

The Friday Harbor Wolverines softball team trounced the La Conner Braves Tuesday,…

Staff photo’/Heather Spaulding. Ava Hoffman up to bat.

FHHS Band wins Three Superior Ratings

FHHS Band wins Three Superior Ratings

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Tate Thompson photo

San Juan Island National Historical Park Seeks Volunteers for “Fox Brigade”

Submitted by San Juan Island National Historical Park San Juan Island National…

  • Apr 11th, 2019
Tate Thompson photo
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                Image from the “Cordi Collection;” photographs taken by Donald Cordi.

Vietnam War’s continued toll

Still dressed in his uniform and hours off the plane from Vietnam,…

Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                Image from the “Cordi Collection;” photographs taken by Donald Cordi.

State Parks announces two free days in April

Submitted by Washington State Parks The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

Pet of the week

Swimsuit season is right around the corner and I am ready to…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

Local Artist Osha Breez presents: Flow Through Time at SJCT

Submitted by Osha Breez The visual art of local artist Osha Breez…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

Animal Protection Society welcomes new executive director

Submitted by The Animal Protection Society – Friday Harbor The Animal Protection…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

April 4 is Arbor Day in Friday Harbor

Submitted by The Town of Friday Harbor The Town of Friday Harbor…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

For the Love of Water and The Salish Sea

Submitted by event organizers “Everything is vibration,” as the late Masaru Emoto…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

San Juan Islands’ Firefighter Association hosts annual Jackson Beach Easter egg hunt

Submitted by The San Juan Islands’ Firefighter Association The San Juan Islands’…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

SmileMobile visits Friday Harbor

The SmileMobile, a three-chair mobile dental van which travels the state offering…

  • Apr 10th, 2019

Friday Harbor High School student is ferry haiku winner

Inspired by the magenta sunrise that colored the waters surrounding the early…

The license plate for stewardship passes state legislature

Submitted by the San Juan County Landbank The special license plate legislation…

  • Apr 8th, 2019

April Community Meetings on Oil Spill Response in San Juan County

Submitted by Islands Oil Spill Association The Islands’ Oil Spill Association is…

  • Apr 8th, 2019

Pen and ink drawing at Alchemy Art Center

Submitted by Alchemy Art Center In this exciting hands-on six-week course, Sam…

  • Apr 7th, 2019

Friday Harbor Film Festival Best of the Fest presents: ‘The Dangerous Year’

Friday Harbor Film Festival Best of the Fest presents, “The Most Dangerous…

Gardening season is here

Spring is here, and it’s time to put on your gloves, get…

Upcoming concerts to warm up your spring

Spring is in the air, and along with the joyful chirps of…

Friday Harbor author to talk at Orcas Island Lit Fest

San Juan Island writer Cere Demuth will be featured at the Orcas…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Contributed photo/Bill Waxman

Elegant Easter edibles at the Mullis Center

Submitted by Kathy Schwartz CATS President The Elegant Edibles Easter Bake Sale…

  • Apr 4th, 2019
Contributed photo/Bill Waxman

New from Island Rec: Mindful Minis

Submitted by Island Rec For those looking for a fun and screen-free…

  • Apr 4th, 2019

Safe on the Rocks 5k race

Submitted by SAFE San Juans Join SAFE San Juans on April 6…

  • Apr 4th, 2019

Lent and Holy Week church services

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church Starting March 11, the Presbyterian…

  • Apr 3rd, 2019

Self Care: Joyful Joint

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec announces a new class, Self Care:…

  • Apr 3rd, 2019

A legacy of the Vietnam War

Submitted by San Juan Islands Art Museum In “A War Never Ends”…

  • Apr 2nd, 2019

Congressman Larsen visits ‘A War Never Ends’ exhibition

Congressman Rick Larsen will visit the opening of “A War Never Ends,”…

  • Apr 2nd, 2019

Town seeking applicants for open positions on Friday Harbor Arts Commission

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

  • Apr 2nd, 2019

Preventing monsters

Concerned parents and citizens met with San Juan County Sheriff Ron Krebs…

Private ferries to launch | The Gerbil

by Timothe Bonnie Gerbil contributor Private ferries will be resuming service in…

  • Apr 1st, 2019

New reality competition TV show to film in on San Juan | The Gerbil

By Heater Ball-Ding Ermergerd Gerberl reperter! Swimming fans will love the new…

  • Apr 1st, 2019
Contributed photo.

OPALCO annual meeting is April 13

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative Coming April 13 is Orcas…

  • Apr 1st, 2019
Contributed photo.
Contributed photo: 2018 OPALCO Delegates at the College of Idaho. Left to Right; Arlo Harold, Aida Must, Zach Fincher, Natalie Meenan, Henry Miller

OPALCO Youth Leadership Camp for sophomores and juniors

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative Orcas Power and Light Cooperative’s…

  • Apr 1st, 2019
Contributed photo: 2018 OPALCO Delegates at the College of Idaho. Left to Right; Arlo Harold, Aida Must, Zach Fincher, Natalie Meenan, Henry Miller