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‘In Search of the Great Song’ trilogy next in Director Series

Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival The Friday Harbor Film Festival is…

  • Jan 28th, 2021
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Meet the winner of the 2021 Baby Derby: Vance Davis-Oliveira

Inness Davis and Raphael Oliveira welcomed their second son, Vance Davis-Oliveira, on…

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Family resource center takes a look at mentorship

Submitted by the Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center It’s important for…

  • Jan 26th, 2021
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Ginny | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Name: Ginny Age: Approx…

  • Jan 25th, 2021
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Last call for upcoming Soroptomist award applicants

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

  • Jan 24th, 2021
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Alex Frix is San Juan County’s newest public defender.

Meet San Juan County’s new public defender: Alex Frix

By Heather Spaulding Journal contributor The bedrock of the United States legal…

  • Jan 24th, 2021
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Alex Frix is San Juan County’s newest public defender.
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Early camping reservations for residents

Submitted by San Juan County Parks and Fair San Juan County Parks…

  • Jan 22nd, 2021
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Emily Cain makes college honor roll

Submitted by Spokane Falls Community College Emily Cain of Friday Harbor earned…

  • Jan 22nd, 2021
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Registration open for 2021 virtual workshop: ‘Species in the Spotlight’

Submitted by The Whale Museum The Whale Museum is holding a virtual…

  • Jan 20th, 2021
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How to Grow Great Veggies – free webinars

Submitted by WSU Master Gardener Program Join the San Juan County Washington…

  • Jan 17th, 2021
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San Juan County 4-H offers We Connect Global Citizenship Project

Submitted by WSU Extension San Juan County 4-H, Jefferson County 4-H, Kitsap…

  • Jan 16th, 2021
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Food for Thought: Feeding the children of San Juan Island

The San Juan School District’s Food for Thought food distribution program is…

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Island Hospital offers Doc Talk on Healthy Sleep Habits

Submitted by Island Hospital Join Dr. Reyna, Medical Director of the Island…

  • Jan 15th, 2021
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Land Bank Commission Meeting, Jan. 15

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank The San Juan County Land…

  • Jan 14th, 2021
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Fish for Teeth fish taco fundraiser

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing…

  • Jan 14th, 2021
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Island Hospital offers Mental Health Webinar

Submitted by Island Hospital Join Dr. Hammer, a psychiatrist at Island Hospital…

  • Jan 14th, 2021
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Island Hospital Foundation hosts COVID-19 vaccine executive community briefing

Submitted by Island Hospital The Island Hospital Foundation and Island Hospital are…

  • Jan 14th, 2021
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Makerspaces and ‘Closing the Loop’

Submitted by the Economic Development Council of San Juan County Islanders interested…

  • Jan 12th, 2021
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Photo caption: Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental van for dental clinics in the San Juan Islands, up to four times a year. (Contributed photo.)

Appointments still available Fish for Teeth dental van

Submitted by Fish for Teeth Fish for Teeth is continuing its tooth-fixing…

  • Jan 11th, 2021
Photo caption: Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental van for dental clinics in the San Juan Islands, up to four times a year. (Contributed photo.)
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Tide Bite: Sea otter disturbance

By Dr. Tiff Stephens Originally published in Friday Harbor Labs’ Tide Bite…

  • Jan 10th, 2021
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Need a lift? Island Rides is there to help

Submitted by Island Rides When San Juan Island’s Concours d’Elegance was canceled…

  • Jan 7th, 2021
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Director Series January and February lineup

Submitted by the Friday Harbor Film Festival The Friday Harbor Film Festival…

  • Jan 5th, 2021
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Piper Taylor’s Cabin, entry No. 12, tied for second place in the Adult Division. (Tate Thompson/staff photo)

Gingerbread contest winners announced

The winners of the first-ever San Juan Building Association’s Gingerbread House Contest…

  • Jan 4th, 2021
Piper Taylor’s Cabin, entry No. 12, tied for second place in the Adult Division. (Tate Thompson/staff photo)
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Spring Street International School Virtual Speaker Series begins

Submitted by Spring Street International School Join Eric Guth for a look…

  • Jan 1st, 2021
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Registration is now open for spring marine naturalist training virtual program

Submitted by The Whale Museum Back by popular demand, registration is now…

  • Dec 31st, 2020
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Pet of the week | Penny

Submitted by Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Age: Approx. 3 years…

  • Dec 30th, 2020
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Photo caption: Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental van for dental clinics in the San Juan Islands, up to four times a year. (Contributed photo.)

Fish For Teeth brings mobile dental clinic to Friday Harbor

Submitted by Fish for Teeth We at Fish for Teeth are excited…

  • Dec 29th, 2020
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San Juan Island Library purchases Life Care Center property for its future home

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library The San Juan Island Library…

  • Dec 29th, 2020
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‘The land we stand on’ with Russel Barsh

The islands may be marketed as pristine and untouched by human hands,…

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Solar Suitcases Friday Harbor High School Students were installed Luoka Primary School and Naretu Academy in Kenya.

FHHS AP science class energy project delivered to Kenya

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District During 2018-19 school year,…

  • Dec 27th, 2020
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Solar Suitcases Friday Harbor High School Students were installed Luoka Primary School and Naretu Academy in Kenya.
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Kiwanis brings the spirit of giving

Every year, the Kiwanis Club of Friday Harbor is in the background…

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Holiday spirit whirls through Friday Harbor

Friday Harbor bustled with the holiday spirit of mirth and fun as…

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Horses, farming and friendships

By Heather Spaulding Journal contributor With their soulful eyes and graceful gallop,…

  • Dec 24th, 2020
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Island Rec announces its January adult class line-up

Submitted by Island Rec Island Rec’s January adult online fitness classes are…

  • Dec 23rd, 2020
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Pet of the Week | Stanley

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Name: Stanley Age:…

  • Dec 21st, 2020
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New gift book celebrates Lopez Island Sheriff’s Log

Submitted by Lopez Island Family Resource Center Local headlines come and go,…

  • Dec 20th, 2020
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Santa Claus is coming to San Juan Island

Submitted by San Juan Island Fire and Rescue According to sources close…

  • Dec 18th, 2020
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The annual “Home for the Holidays” show will be held online Saturday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. on www.OrcasCenter.org.

‘Home for the Holidays’ – a special online musical event

Submitted by Orcas Center Never has the phrase “Home for the Holidays”…

  • Dec 17th, 2020
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The annual “Home for the Holidays” show will be held online Saturday, Dec. 19, at 7 p.m. on www.OrcasCenter.org.
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FHFF Director Series presents Bristol Bay Trilogy, Dec. 14-31

Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival Friday Harbor Film Festival’s Director Series…

  • Dec 17th, 2020
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Santa at the tree lighting in 2016.

Santa Claus is coming to town

Merry Christmas to all, and to all a safe night. Being safe…

Santa at the tree lighting in 2016.