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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
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                                Regan Taylor and Dean Kinnaman walk down the aisle.

Kinnaman-Taylor wedding

Submitted by the Kinnaman - Taylor family It is with joy and…

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                                Regan Taylor and Dean Kinnaman walk down the aisle.

Tide Bite: Geology of the San Juan Islands

Submitted by Darrel Cowan University of Washington Friday Harbor Labs In 2018,…

  • Feb 12th, 2020

John O. Linde Community Park Trail Now Open

Submitted by Island Rec San Juan Island Park and Recreation District is…

  • Feb 11th, 2020

Pet of the Week- Daisy

Submitted by The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor How would you…

  • Feb 11th, 2020

Mindful Movement with The Studio SJI

Submitted by Island Rec Join this new class from The Studio! With…

  • Feb 10th, 2020

Free boating safety course

Submitted by Chuck Dalldorf The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary San Juan Islands…

  • Feb 10th, 2020

Island Rec’s second Barbell Pulse begins

Submitted by Island Rec This just in, Island Rec and SJI Fitness…

  • Feb 10th, 2020

Importance of youth mentorship | Guest column

Submitted by Delphina Liles, Youth Mentorship and Enrichment Coordinator Hello San Juan…

  • Feb 9th, 2020

Orcas Island Lit Fest announces featured 2020 artists

Submitted by the Orcas Library Where can book lovers go to rub…

  • Feb 9th, 2020

Entertainers needed for San Juan County fair

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair Planning is underway for the…

  • Feb 8th, 2020

Writer-In-Residence

Submitted by Iris Graville The table tent has been passed. Liz Smith…

  • Feb 7th, 2020

January’s Volunteer of the Month

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

  • Feb 6th, 2020
Deputy Fire Chief Noel Monin, Kathleen Salinas and Fire Chief Norvin Collins. (Contributed photo.)

San Juan Island Fire & Rescue Honored for 2019 Service

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

  • Feb 6th, 2020
Deputy Fire Chief Noel Monin, Kathleen Salinas and Fire Chief Norvin Collins. (Contributed photo.)