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Bald eagle lands in tree top at South end of San Juan Island. John Stimpson photo

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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log May 11-17: Firearms, tree hits car, person trespassed from ferry, missing boat, illegal moorage

San Juan County Deputies responded to 177 calls from May 11-17, 2022 including: The Coast Guard...READ MORE

Scam Alert from Sheriff Krebs

According to San Juan County Sheriff Ron Krebs, there have been attempted scams of a very...READ MORE

New hot shot Deputy/EMT on San Juan Island

San Juan County Sheriff's Deputy Isaac Norton was in the San Juan EMS class that just...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 27-May 6: Deadly cat fight, utility theft, DUIs, crashes,ferry ticket fraud

San Juan County Deputies responded to 208 calls from April 27-May 5, 2022 including: A...READ MORE

High speed crash on San Juan Island demolishes Tesla

Two juveniles driving a Tesla at a high rate of speed on No. 2 Schoolhouse road...READ MORE

Orcas Island man arrested as suspect in string of Eastsound burglaries

A string of burglaries in Eastsound during the last several months, may have been solved. A...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 20-26: Elderly assailant at gravel pit, stolen boat recovered, multiple burglaries in Eastsound,

San Juan County Deputies responded to 150 calls from April 20-26, 2022 including: A Deputy...READ MORE

Fire smoldered for hours before flaring (Probable cause statement posted)

The fire that caused an estimated $10 million damage in Friday Harbor appears to have been...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 13-19, 2022: Ticketed vessels, drowsy diner, fraud, free library vandal, disappearing deliveries

San Juan County Deputies responded to 167 calls from April 13-19, 2022 including: A Lopez...READ MORE

Arson suspect to appear in court Wednesday; was on probation for 2021 DUI

Arson suspect Dwight Henline, 33, of Friday Harbor was arrested Saturday afternoon, April 16, 2022 in...READ MORE

Update: Friday Harbor arson suspect arrested in Island County

Update: San Juan County Sheriff Ron Krebs said Dwight Henline has been arrested around 5 p.m...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 6-12: Metal rooster missing, $2K stolen from business, trespassing, windshield vandalized with grease

San Juan County Deputies responded to 185 calls from April 6-12, 2022 including: An Orcas Island...READ MORE


May 22-27: Gathering of the Eagles Canoe Journey - Lopez, Orcas, San Juan Island

Gathering Of the Eagles Canoe Journey 2022 takes place May 22- 28 with stays at Lopez, Orcas and San...READ MORE

Invitation to Gathering of the Eagles Canoe Encampment and Potlatch Lopez, Orcas and San Juan Islands

  Dear Islander Friends, Now’t Si’am (hello friends/relatives). My Indian name is Sul ka dub, aka: Freddie Lane...READ MORE

Orcas Choral Society Artistic Director stepping down

The Orcas Choral Society board of directors wishes to announce that Marianne Lewis has resigned from...READ MORE

Linda Pollard is Friday Harbor APS May 2022 Volunteer of the Month

The Animal Protection Society - Friday Harbor named Linda Pollard as the APS-FH Volunteer of the...READ MORE

SLIDESHOW: After two years absence, Opening Day Boat Parade returns to Friday Harbor

San Juan Island Yacht Club's Opening Day parade was back on Sunday, May 8, 2022. This...READ MORE

Salish Sea Science Prize awarded to Shoreline Restoration Scientist Tina Whitman

Shorelines play a vital role in ocean health, but they’re also the areas most susceptible to...READ MORE

Friday Harbor HS grad, Griffin Cuomo, was murdered in California

Griffin Cuomo, 23, a Class of 2017 Friday Harbor High School graduate, was stabbed to death...READ MORE

Islanders play a part in Canoe Island French Camp's major improvements

Canoe Island French Camp, a small nonprofit located between Shaw and Lopez Islands, is currently undertaking...READ MORE

Crows Nest to open in skinny temporary location

Crows Nest Coffee is setting up in the skinny location between Coldwell Banker and Be Chic...READ MORE

Help shape a Sustainable Future for Tourism in the San Juan Islands

San Juan County is working to develop a Sustainable Tourism Management Plan (STMP) that outlines the...READ MORE

April 14 and 15: EDC to offer Fire Recovery Sessions for Business Owners and Employees

The Economic Development Council of San Juan County (EDC) invites business owners and employees who have...READ MORE

GoFundMe campaigns for businesses and employees affected by fire

Fundraisers have been set up through GoFundMe to help the victims of the April 7, 2022...READ MORE

How to help Crows Nest rebuild

How to help Crows Nest rebuild. The 10-year-old Friday Harbor coffee shop was destroyed in the...READ MORE

June 4 and 5: 30th annual San Juan Island Artists’ Studio Tour is back

The 30th annual San Juan Island Artists’ Studio Tour will take place from 10 a.m. to...READ MORE

Helen O’Toole’s What Was: unmarked Premieres at SJI Museum of Art

What Was: unmarked, showing now through May 30 at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art...READ MORE

Trailblazing Seattle filmmaker finally gets her due

Documentarian Jean Walkinshaw shared stories of everyday people in the Northwest. Now, her long career is...READ MORE

New director for San Juan Islands Ag Guild

San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild is growing, with new programs and new staff. Emma Rastatter has become the...READ MORE

United Way of San Juan County distributes $81K to 8 local entities

United Way of San Juan County has allocated $81,000 to seven local non-profits and a school district...READ MORE

March 31: Public Meeting about fox photography concerns on San Juan Island

San Juan Island National Historical Park is hosting a public meeting at 1 p.m. Thursday, March...READ MORE

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