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Speedy Friday Harbor Wolverine Kyson Jackson scores another touchdown in the team's 40-27 victory over Concrete October 19., Photo John Stimpson

Friday Harbor High School's 2018 Homecoming Royalty was announced at a pep rally Friday, Oct. 19. From left to right, the court is: Seniors - Chase Wilson, Ava Hoffman, Queen - Katy Kulseth, King - Quincy Vague (not shown); Juniors Jaden Jones, Soma Andrews; Sophomores - Darcy Ayers, Satchel Pieples; and Freshmen - A.J. Rude, Layla Embler. Photo contributed by Jennifer Ayers

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King's Market facelift includes seismic retro-fitting

King's Market facelift includes seismic retro-fitting

The 110-year-old building housing King's Market has already been strengthened with steel beams to make it...READ MORE

Dr. Geyman's new book "TrumpCare: Lies, Broken Promises, How It Is Failing, and What Should Be Done" is released

Dr. Geyman's new book "TrumpCare: Lies, Broken Promises, How It Is Failing, and What Should Be Done" is released

John Geyman  newest book: TrumpCare: Lies, Broken Promises, How It Is Failing, and What Should Be...READ MORE

Update: Great Gus Productions hits target

Great Gus Productions, the talented islanders who created High Note,  a drug-dealing musical massacre, are working on...READ MORE

Sonia Sousa, Senior Hair Stylist from Brazil joins Spa d Bune in Friday Harbor

Sonia Sousa, Senior Hair Stylist from Brazil joins Spa d Bune in Friday Harbor

From Sao Paulo to Melbourne, Australia, then Seattle, Sonia Sousa (along with Peace Island Medical Center...READ MORE

2 Lopezians, 1 San Juan Islander and 1 Orcas Islander win Finnie Award

This year’s 2018 Good Steward Award (aka “Finnie”) Winners are Barbara Fulton and Heather Arps from...READ MORE

Relive Friday Harbor High School's experience at World Championship at the Kennedy Space Center - VIDEO

Relive Friday Harbor High School's experience at  World Championship at the Kennedy Space Center - VIDEO

Jill Urbach sent in a video from the competition at the International Space Settlement Design Competition...READ MORE

Musical fundraiser raises $4,000

Musical fundraiser raises $4,000

Have a concert, and people will come. Have two concerts with some good musicians, and even...READ MORE

San Juan Island Brewing Company awarded Bronze Medal at the Great American Beer Festival®

San Juan Island Brewing Company awarded Bronze Medal at the Great American Beer Festival®

 San Juan Island Brewing Company received a bronze medal at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival...READ MORE

San Juan County cooperatives celebrate National Cooperative Month

San Juan County cooperatives celebrate National Cooperative Month

Co-op members understand the power of the vote – it’s in our DNA. With Americans holding...READ MORE

Paul Watson and Alex Shapiro to be honored at Friday Harbor Film Festival

Paul Watson and Alex Shapiro to be honored at Friday Harbor Film Festival

Captain Paul Watson, founder of both Greenpeace and Sea Shepherd, will receive the 2018 Andrew V. McLaglen...READ MORE

Friday Harbor trio collecting donations for Kenya Youth Center

Three Friday Harbor women are traveling to Kenya this October. While there, they will bring donations...READ MORE

Chance to support a horror/comedy ghost adventure film

Chance to support a horror/comedy ghost adventure film

The talented islanders who created High Note,  a drug-dealing musical massacre, are kicking off their next project. ...READ MORE

No serious injuries in plane mishap at Roche Harbor airstrip

No serious injuries in plane mishap at Roche Harbor airstrip

A two-passenger Island Air Shuttle took a nose dive shortly after take off from Roche Harbor...READ MORE

Boyden receives Literature Translation Fellowship from the NEA

Boyden receives Literature Translation Fellowship from the NEA

Ian Boyden of San Juan Island will receive an NEA Literature Translation Fellowship of $12,500. The...READ MORE

No, Canada didn't invade the San Juan Islands

No, Canada didn't invade the San Juan Islands

Three Royal Canadian Navy vessels tied up to the breakwater at Friday Harbor marina on Wednesday...READ MORE

No more Coho salmon at Coho

No more Coho salmon at Coho

The San Juan Islands often make the news as a bucket-list destination. This summer, a mother’s...READ MORE

Boat crew saw Neil Young and Daryl Hannah marry in the San Juan Islands

Boat crew saw Neil Young and Daryl Hannah marry in the San Juan Islands

Neil Young and Daryl Hannah were issued a wedding license on July 24, 2018 at the...READ MORE

1997 Lamborgini Diablo is People's Choice winner at 2018 Concours - SLIDESHOW

1997 Lamborgini Diablo is People's Choice winner at 2018 Concours - SLIDESHOW

The 12th annual Concours d’Elegance, sponsored by The Rotary Club of San Juan Island and the Sports...READ MORE

Pat O'Day featured in "1968: The Year That Rocked Washington" exhibit

Pat O'Day featured in "1968: The Year That Rocked Washington" exhibit

The Washington State Legacy Project opens a new exhibit "1968:The Year that Rocked Washington" at 3...READ MORE

Film by Friday Harbor siblings up for multiple awards at film fest in Las Vegas

Film by Friday Harbor siblings up for multiple awards at film fest in Las Vegas

The "High Note", a drug-dealing musical massacre created by Great Gus Productions out of San Juan...READ MORE

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Reminder: Temporary ferry schedule October 22 - November 4 ferry schedule

Reminder: Temporary ferry schedule October 22 - November 4 ferry schedule

Update: Washington State Ferries has changed the schedule released earlier this week. The new revised temporary schedule in effect October 22-November 6 is now posted schedule on WSF's website.  The three-boat schedule is in effect for...

Fewer boats and NO reservations Oct. 22- Nov. 4 (Updated revised schedule…

Fewer boats and NO reservations Oct. 22- Nov. 4 (Updated revised schedule added)

It's back to the no reservations, first-come, first-served ferry travel for the Anacortes/San Juan Islands route Monday, October 22 through Sunday, November 4. There will be no service to Sidney, British Columbia during this two week...

Construction will slow traffic near Anacortes ferry terminal on Oct. 11

Washington State Ferries advises drivers approaching and departing the Anacortes ferry terminal on Thursday, October 11 that there will be single lane restrictions due to a culvert replacement project. Vehicle traffic should anticipate delays during these...

Suquamish, the last of four new ferries, debuts on Mukilteo/Clinton run

Suquamish, the last of four new ferries, debuts on Mukilteo/Clinton run

MUKILTEO –Washington State Ferries will begin to carry passengers aboard the newest state ferry, Suquamish, with a 12:30 p.m. sailing from Clinton this afternoon, Thursday, Oct. 4. The Suquamish, is the fourth and last funded, Olympic Class...

WSF wants your opinion

WSF wants your opinion

The Washington State Transportation Commission is seeking customer feedback on Washington State Ferries, and invites you to join the Ferry Riders Opinion Group (FROG) at http://ferryridersopiniongroup.com/.

Oct. 1: End of WSF peak fares and beginning of fare increases

Oct. 1: End of WSF peak fares and beginning of fare increases

Several fare changes for Washington State Ferries (WSF) begin October 1, 2018. The last day of the summer peak season surcharge for single vehicle fares is Sunday, September 30, 2018.

WSF Long Range Plan ready for comments

WSF Long Range Plan ready for comments

More than half of Washington State Ferries 22-vessel fleet is scheduled to be retired by 2040. Five of these ferries are more than 50 years old and need to be replaced immediately to sustain reliable service. These findings...

Yakima back; International sailings resume September 2

Yakima back; International sailings resume September 2

Washington State Ferries will resume service to Sidney, British Columbia on Sunday, September 2, 2018. The M/V Yakima rejoins the domestic route following repairs to a bent propeller and will sail in the #2 position. SCHEDULE  

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