Two arrested on drug charges in Eastsound

Marvel Ross of Orcas Island, who had outstanding felony warrants,  was arrested on Monday, November 20, 2017 at a home on Orcas Island. A woman who answered the door and told deputies he wasn't there was also arrested for rendering criminal assistance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Sheriff's Log Nov. 15-22: Burglaries, vandalism and stolen car taken off island

Deputies in San Juan Islands responded to 174 calls from Nov. 15-22, 2017 including this one: A deputy responded to a report of several vehicles vandalized in Friday Harbor. The deputy gathered the necessary information and completed an information report. There are no workable leads or evidence at this time.

The disposition codes are: ACT- active; CIC - citation issued; CLO - closed; FAL - false; INA - inactive; NR - no report; UNF - unfounded; GOA - gone on arrival; FTA - failure to appear.

Dec. 7: Free Training for Contractors Working on Shoreline Properties in the San Juans

Friends of the San Juans will host a free technical training for contractors who work on waterfront properties from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, December 7, 2017 at San Juan Island Grange Hall in Friday Harbor (152 First Street).  San Juan County’s 400 + miles of marine shorelines support marine food webs and the local economy and people who work on these properties have a large role to play in their protection and restoration.