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The Coast Guard-staffed Cetacean Desk aims to protect all kinds of whales by informing ships of their whereabouts in Puget Sound including the Salish Sea.


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Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Feb. 7-14, 2024: Vandalism at Lime Kiln State Park, naked man in street, threats, trespassing...

San Juan County Deputies responded to 140 calls from February 7 - 13, 2024 including: A...READ MORE

Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands Jan. 31 - Feb. 7, 2024: Death investigations, repeat trespassers, collisions, ominous statement

San Juan County Deputies responded to 149 calls from January 31-February 7, 2024 including: San Juan...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log January 24-30, 2024: Confrontation at ferry terminal; trespassing, shoplifting in Friday Harbor and Eastsound

San Juan County Deputies responded to 142 calls from January 24-30, 2024 including: A Friday Harbor...READ MORE

Sheriff's Log San Juan Islands January 17-23, 2024: Hay bale or giant ice ball; reckless kayaking; dog put down after biting another dog

San Juan County Deputies responded to 148 calls from January 17-23, 2024 including:  A Lopez Deputy responded...READ MORE


February 21: The Orcas Island Garden Club presents Garry Oaks, Bluebirds & You at Orcas Center

Please join the Orcas Island Garden Club at 10 am Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at the Orcas...READ MORE

Capt. Lynn Danaher to be awarded Sweeney Medal

Since 1914, The Explorers Club has recognized the world's greatest explorers with exploration's highest honors. Greely, Amundsen...READ MORE

Rosario Resort operations cease Feb. 19, Sale closes February 29

Rosario Resort on Orcas Island is being sold. The sale closes on February 29, 2024. All...READ MORE

Feb. 18: San Juans Disaster Preparedness Clinic in Friday Harbor

February 18 | 10 am | San Juan Island Grange Hall | Friday Harbor Prepare your home...READ MORE

Feb. 7: Author Talk by David Neiwert in Friday Harbor

February 7 | at 3 pm | Griffin Bay Bookstore Cafe | Spring Street Griffin Bay Bookstore...READ MORE

Orcas Island woman wins 2023 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year Award

US Sailing Association On Thursday, February 1, 2024, as part of US Sailing’s National Sailing Programs...READ MORE

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