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Wyatt and Amelia were extremely excited to share their wish list with Santa at King's Marine in Friday Harbor Saturday, Nov. 30. Matt Pranger photo


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2020 Dog licenses on sale now

2020 Dog licenses on sale now

The dog licensing season was kicked off in grand fashion at the courthouse last week, when...READ MORE

Appel: A call for rational climate action

You attend lectures, subscribe to emails, newsletters and magazines, and buy books describing environmental degradation and...READ MORE

December 5, 6, 7, 8: Island Stage Left presents "The Children" in Friday Harbor (Final Weekend)

December 5, 6, 7, 8: Island Stage Left presents "The Children" in Friday Harbor (Final Weekend)

Island Stage Left presents Lucy Kirkwood's The Children November 8 through December 8 at the Marie Boe Building...READ MORE

Deadline to buy a brick for the new baseball field walkway is Dec. 9

Deadline to buy a brick for the new baseball field walkway is Dec. 9

Time is running out for you to order a personalized brick for the walkway right behind...READ MORE

Friday Harbor's connection to Hawaii

Ben Lowenthal writes in his column The State of Aloha  in the The Maui News about...READ MORE

A trip down memory lane: Holiday Slideshows 2014-2018

A trip down memory lane: Holiday Slideshows 2014-2018

 We thought you might enjoy a look back at the holiday celebrations in Friday Harbor. Click...READ MORE

Friday Harbor APS Volunteer of the Month: Kristall Detterbeck

Friday Harbor APS Volunteer of the Month: Kristall Detterbeck

The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor's Volunteer of the Month for December is Kristall Detterbeck...READ MORE

Lions Shopping Spree winner scoops up $10.99 worth of groceries

Lions Shopping Spree winner scoops up $10.99 worth of groceries

For 29 years, San Juan Lions Club has raised funds for their scholarships by selling raffle...READ MORE

Ferries

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Register in advance for WSF's Dec. 7 and 10 webinars

Register in advance for WSF's Dec. 7 and 10 webinars

Washington State Ferries will hold webinars at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 and 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, for a brief presentation on highlights of 2019 and what’s next for implementation of the 2040 Long Range...

Software glitch caused overbooked reservations Dec. 1

Software glitch caused overbooked reservations Dec. 1

Visitors  returning home from Friday Harbor after the long holiday weekend were in for an unpleasant surprise Sunday morning. Due to a software glitch, the 9:55 sailing from Friday Harbor to Anacortes was overbooked. According to...

Samish ferry running at half-power

Samish ferry running at half-power

Washington State Ferries: The M/V Samish is operating at half power while the crew troubleshoots an issue with the main engine. This delayed the Friday Harbor 1:55 p.m. to Anacortes and will delay the 3:40 p.m...

WSF to host first ever virtual community meetings Dec. 7 and 10

WSF to host first ever virtual community meetings Dec. 7 and 10

SEATTLE – Washington State Ferries is hosting a round of community meetings through a new, online webinar in order to share the latest information and engage people in ferry-served communities from Tacoma to the San Juan...

Nov.12-Dec. 8: International sailing canceled; More domestic sailings added

Nov.12-Dec. 8: International sailing canceled; More domestic sailings added

Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 12 through Sunday, Dec. 8, international service between Anacortes/Friday Harbor/Sidney B.C. is cancelled due to required maintenance on both vessels in WSF's fleet certified to run international service to and from Sidney, B.C:...

Vehicle reservations for winter schedule available Tuesday, Nov. 5

Vehicle reservations for winter schedule available Tuesday, Nov. 5

The first round of vehicle reservations for Washington State Ferries winter sailings will go live at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5. If you’re planning ahead for trips on the Anacortes/San Juan Islands or Port Townsend/Coupeville routes between...

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