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SAFE San Juans message to the community

Submitted by SAFE San Juans Life radically changed in the last month,…

  • Mar 21st, 2020

San Juan Island School District Food Service during teleschooling

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The San Juan Island…

  • Mar 21st, 2020

Easter baskets still available despite sale cancelation

Submitted by Peace Island volunteers Annual Peace Island Volunteers Easter Basket Sale…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

Town steps in to help those in need

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

  • Mar 20th, 2020

Auditor’s office offers remote services

Submitted by the San Juan County Auditors Office Staying home? Need Auditor…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

Community rallies for Pet Pantry

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Between Friday, Feb.…

EMS and SJC Public Hospital District No. 1 offices closed to public

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Hospital District 1 San Juan…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

Washington submits request seeking Medicaid flexibility for COVID-19 response

Washington State Healthcare Authority Washington State has submitted a request to the…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

Leave some for your neighbor

Submitted by the State Department of Health Welcome to today’s update on…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

How are we doing? Not what we expected

Submitted by F. Milene Henley San Juan County Auditor This is not…

  • Mar 20th, 2020

SJICF creates Emergency Response Fund

Submitted by the San Juan Island Community Foundation The San Juan Island…

  • Mar 19th, 2020
Phageaway Regional winners Jodie Wehner, Nancy Wehner. Not pictured Ava Youngsman. (Contributed photo.)

Friday Harbor Elementary School STEM Teams win competitive science award

Submitted by San Juan Island School District Fostering a scientific competitive spirit…

  • Mar 19th, 2020
Phageaway Regional winners Jodie Wehner, Nancy Wehner. Not pictured Ava Youngsman. (Contributed photo.)

Grange closure

Submitted by the San Juan Island Grange In light of the coronavirus…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

EDC launches survey to assess business impacts from COVID-19

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

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Salish Sea Early Music Festival postpones March and April performances

Submitted by the Salish Sea Early Music Festival In response to growing…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Town of Friday Harbor seeks artists’ proposals for Blair Avenue mural

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

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Whale Museum’s “Gear Up” workshop for marine naturalists

Submitted by The Whale Museum UDATE: In light of everything going on…

  • Mar 18th, 2020

Message from senior centers regarding coronavirus

Submitted by San Juan County Senior Centers The health and safety of…

  • Mar 17th, 2020

State park free days announced

Submitted by the Washington State Parks Washington State Parks invites visitors to…

  • Mar 16th, 2020
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                                Melina Lagios and with her canine companion Ottilie.

March Volunteers of the Month

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

  • Mar 15th, 2020
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                                Melina Lagios and with her canine companion Ottilie.

‘Jekyll’s Hydes,’ a comedy about acceptance

**UPDATE: This event has been canceled due to coronavirus** Friday Harbor Middle…

San Juan Island Library closes temporarily in response to COVID-19

Submitted by the San Juan Island Library We want to express our…

  • Mar 14th, 2020

CANCELED: ‘The Biggest Little Farm’ film and Q&A | Update

UPDATE: This event has been canceled. Submitted by Friday Harbor Film Festival…

  • Mar 12th, 2020

A Story in Pictures – a book for parents, kids and grandparents.

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art After three successful years…

  • Mar 12th, 2020

Friday Harbor Film Festival’s annual Best of the Fest March line up

UPDATE: Friday Harbor Film Festival’s event scheduled for March 17 has been…

  • Mar 11th, 2020

Soroptimist Saint Patrick’s Day dinner canceled

Submitted by Soroptimists International of Friday Harbor With an abundance of caution…

  • Mar 11th, 2020
Robin Baird/Contributed photo.

Know, connect and protect your sea at ‘Ocean Night’

Submitted by SeaDoc Society On Wednesday, Nov. 13, head out to the…

  • Mar 11th, 2020
Robin Baird/Contributed photo.

Pet of the Week

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Single, mostly-white female…

  • Mar 11th, 2020

Mardi Paws ‘Spay’ghetti dinner 2020

Submitted by the Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor Dr. Sonja Webster…

  • Mar 8th, 2020
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PeaceHealth advance care planning workshop

Submitted by PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center…

  • Mar 7th, 2020
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SJICF helps build sustainable nonprofits

Submitted by The San Juan Island Community Foundation The San Juan Island…

  • Mar 6th, 2020

Southern resident orca community action workshop

Submitted by Orca Network The annual Southern Resident Orca Community Action –…

  • Mar 6th, 2020

Friday Harbor High School Seniors win Competitive Art Competition Awards

Submitted by the San Juan Island School District The Scholastics Art Competition…

  • Mar 5th, 2020

San Juan County homeless count declines

Submitted by San Juan County The 2020 San Juan County “Point-In-Time” homeless…

  • Mar 5th, 2020
Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Past President, presents a check for $500 from FH Kiwanis to David Stegman, FANS President. (Contributed photo.)

Kiwanis donates $500 for Island Rec programs

Submitted by Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club…

  • Mar 4th, 2020
Vicky Thalacker, Friday Harbor Kiwanis Club Past President, presents a check for $500 from FH Kiwanis to David Stegman, FANS President. (Contributed photo.)

A common-sense local perspective on coronavirus

Submitted by San Juan County Health Officer Frank James, MD; San Juan…

  • Mar 3rd, 2020
The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT. (Contributed photo.)

The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT

Submitted by the San Juan Community Theatre The Gothard Sisters perform at…

  • Mar 2nd, 2020
The Gothard Sisters Come to SJCT. (Contributed photo.)

Climate Leadership scholarships available

Submitted by The San Juan Preservation Trust The San Juan Preservation Trust…

  • Mar 1st, 2020

Tufted Puffins at the Sea View With Joe Gaydos and Bob Friel

The final Ocean Night of the season is Wednesday, March 4 and…

  • Mar 1st, 2020

Navigating The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act Tax Reform 2.0

Navigating The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act Tax Reform 2.0 Gary Poulos,…

  • Feb 28th, 2020