Life

League of Women Voters Celebrates 100 Year Mark

Submitted by The League of Women Voters of the San Juans The…

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                                Allie and Tyler Fleming.

New Telescope for Loan at the San Juan Island Library.

Submitted by the San Juan Public Library Are you interested in astronomy?…

  • Feb 27th, 2020
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                                Allie and Tyler Fleming.

Pet(s) of the Week

Hello! I’m Bessie and this is my little sister, Della. We were…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

Vacation Rental Working Group listens to San Juan voices

Submitted by Vacation Rental Working Group The Vacation Rental Working Group welcomes…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

San Juan Island Lifestyle video

This San Juan Island video celebrates Fishing Derby Season. I might have…

  • Feb 25th, 2020
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College Scholarships up to $2,100

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative. Orcas Power and Light Cooperative…

  • Feb 24th, 2020
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Dynamic art comes to SJIMA this spring

As spring approaches, the San Juan Islands Museum of Art is preparing…

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                                Team eighth grade, at the Knowlege Bowl.

Knowlege Bowl returns March 2

Submitted by the San Juan Public Schools Foundation It’s the time of…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020
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                                Team eighth grade, at the Knowlege Bowl.

Mardi Paws ‘Spay-Ghetti’ Dinner

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Every February shelters…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020

Thoughts from Ukie, an autism service dog

Submitted by Orcas Island School District. My name is Ukie and I…

  • Feb 23rd, 2020
League of Women Voters celebration. (Heather Spaulding/staff photo)

League of Women Voters celebrates 100 years

In honor of the 100th birthday of the National League of Women…

League of Women Voters celebration. (Heather Spaulding/staff photo)

Results are in from the Islands-Wide Survey about Tourism and Visitor Management in the San Juan Islands

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank Conducted by Confluence Research…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Intro to Sports

Submitted by Island Rec Intro to Sports is designed to get your…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Plumbing basics

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

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Hospice training

Submitted by Hospice of San Juan Hospice of San Juan offers free…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

A deep dive into the San Juan Islands urchin fishery

By Lexy Aydelotte Weekly contributor Shayar Valandro is an underwater forager. A…

  • Feb 21st, 2020

Fish For Teeth sponsors a mobile dental van

Submitted by Fish For Teeth. Islanders can receive affordable dental care, thanks…

  • Feb 21st, 2020
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Flamenco comes to Brickworks

Submitted by Savannah Fuentes Seattle-based Flamenco dancer, Savannah Fuentes, brings her latest…

  • Feb 21st, 2020
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Roche Harbor Highlands. (Contributed photo.)

Rain or shine, Know Your Island Walk

The next Know Your Island Walk from 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb.…

  • Feb 20th, 2020
Roche Harbor Highlands. (Contributed photo.)
Dodie Gann. (Contributed photo.)

SJI EMS year-end statistics

Submitted by San Juan Island Emergency Medical Service Chances are you’ve had…

  • Feb 20th, 2020
Dodie Gann. (Contributed photo.)

Volleyball with Island Rec.

Submitted by Island Rec. Bump, set, spike! This co-ed program is a…

  • Feb 19th, 2020

A look at local real estate

*Paid Advertisement Merri Ann Simonson Managing Broker Coldwell Banker San Juan Islands…

  • Feb 19th, 2020

Long-Time Conservation Director Stepping Down

Submitted by the San Juan Preservation Trust Debra Clausen, who has served…

  • Feb 19th, 2020

Looking for MAC nominations

Submitted by San Juan Islands National Monument Advisory Committee. Nominations are being…

  • Feb 18th, 2020

State parks offer SCUBA opportunities

Submitted by Washington State Parks. Did you know, you can SCUBA dive…

  • Feb 18th, 2020

San Juan Island firefighters participate in stair climb challenge

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

  • Feb 17th, 2020
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Native plant sale

Submitted by San Juan County Master Gardeners Interested in using native plants…

  • Feb 16th, 2020
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Presidential Primary Vote counting equipment testing

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office A “Logic and Accuracy”…

  • Feb 15th, 2020
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                                APS-FH Veterinarian Dr. Merriss Waters performs a surgery on a patient with assistance by APS-FH Lead Animal Care Technician Dyan Shober..

APS-FH surgical suit – first surgeries

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The Animal Protection…

  • Feb 14th, 2020
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                                APS-FH Veterinarian Dr. Merriss Waters performs a surgery on a patient with assistance by APS-FH Lead Animal Care Technician Dyan Shober..

For love and community

Tom and Diana Sibert — both presidents of prominent Friday Harbor service…

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                                Che Apalache.

Che Apalache coming soon

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre Che Apalache comes to the…

  • Feb 13th, 2020
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                                Che Apalache.
Rep. Ramel meets with students from the 40th LD who visited the Legislature to testify in support of HB 2747, establishing the state micro animal, Jan. 29 (Contributed photo.)

Friday Harbor High students promote the tardigrade as Washington’s Official Micro-Animal in Olympia

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Do you know what a…

  • Feb 13th, 2020
Rep. Ramel meets with students from the 40th LD who visited the Legislature to testify in support of HB 2747, establishing the state micro animal, Jan. 29 (Contributed photo.)

Rick Larsen to present Presidents Day Town Hall on Orcas

Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) invites constituents to meet him for a Presidents’…

  • Feb 13th, 2020

SJIEMS year-end awards banquet

Submitted by San Juan Emergency Medical Services On Jan. 25 SJI Emergency…

  • Feb 12th, 2020

Are you considering selling your property?

Thinking about selling your property? You may want to consider researching, collecting…

  • Feb 12th, 2020

Calling all tree-loving, bunny-hugging, dirt worshipers!

Submitted by Stewardship San Juan Island Don’t forget — it’s award season…

  • Feb 12th, 2020

Creating a Shrine

Submitted by Jan Murphy Learn how to set up and use a…

  • Feb 12th, 2020

Domenech makes Tufts University dean’s list

Submitted by Tufts University Jaclyn Domenech, of Friday Harbor, was named to…

  • Feb 12th, 2020
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                                Julie Duke.

Duke is Volunteer of the Month

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor The Animal Protection…

  • Feb 12th, 2020
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                                Julie Duke.

Emily Mason earns bachelor’s degree

Submitted by Western Governors University Emily Mason, of Friday Harbor, earned a…

  • Feb 12th, 2020