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This artwork at San Juan Islands Museum of Art in Friday Harbor is made from lighters that washed up on beaches. Photo by Sharon Kivisto

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Vote for your favorite Christmas tree at Rosario Resort's 8th Annual Festival of Trees on Orcas Island

Orcas Island resort sponsors annual fundraiser for local non-profits Christmas trees return to light up the...READ MORE

Nana’s Holiday House for Kids open through December 23 in Friday Harbor

Nana’s Holiday House for Kids open through December 23 in Friday Harbor

Nana’s Holiday House is open until December 23 at 175 1st Street (formerly Mr. Believable’s &...READ MORE

Stuff: We Become Our Things And Retrospective Artist Nicola Wheston’s exhibit at SJIMA

Stuff: We Become Our Things And Retrospective Artist Nicola Wheston’s exhibit at SJIMA

Our planet is drowning in pollution and plastics and we still worship consumerism… Artist Nicola Wheston is...READ MORE

Kings Market sports a new look

Kings Market sports a new look

The 110-year-old building housing King's Market has a fresh look after recent work done by  DKC...READ MORE

$2K record set at Lions shopping spree at King's Market

$2K record set at Lions shopping spree at King's Market

In 2017, Shahn McGuire set a new record for the  amount of groceries scooped up in the...READ MORE

McGuire wins Lions Shoppping Spree again

McGuire wins Lions Shoppping Spree again

It's deja vu all over again as Yogi Berra would say. Shahn McGuire is the winner of...READ MORE

Do you have art by Sam Connery or Mary Ann Rock you'd like to share for a show

Do you have art by Sam Connery or Mary Ann Rock you'd like to share for a show

The San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) will present A CELEBRATION FOR THE COMMUNITY opening...READ MORE

San Juan Islands Museum of Art expands its staff

San Juan Islands Museum of Art expands its staff

“We are delighted to announce the appointment of Peter Lane to the position of Director of...READ MORE

Nov. 13: Book launch celebration with local novelist Jennifer Boyden

Nov. 13: Book launch celebration with local novelist Jennifer Boyden

Jennifer Boyden’s award-winning, debut novel, The Chief of Rally Tree, will be released on November 13...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

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

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

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

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Winter ferry schedule online, printed version out soon

Washington State Ferries  Winter 2019 Sailing Schedule is now online.  According to WSF, hard copies will be available at  terminals soon. The winter schedule runs from Sunday, January 6, through Saturday, March 30, 2019. There is no service...

Reminder about making ferry reservations for Christmas travel

Reminder about making ferry reservations for Christmas travel

Washington State Ferries is reminding travelers planning on taking a holiday trip on the Port Townsend/Coupeville or Anacortes/San Juan Islands/Sidney, British Columbia routes that the second tier of vehicle reservations is released at 7 a.m. two weeks...

WSF slows down and saves $491K in fuel costs

WSF slows down and saves $491K in fuel costs

Washington State Ferries saved 234,000 gallons of fuel and $491,000 by reducing speed by one knot over a five-month period this year. According to WSF, Reducing our speed by just one knot resulted in a 3 percent...

WSF winter schedule ferry reservations available 7 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6

WSF winter schedule ferry reservations available 7 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6

The Washington State Ferries Winter 2019 schedule runs from January 6, 2019 through March 30, 2019. Vehicle reservations for the first 30 percent of spaces for winter travel on the Anacortes/San Juan Islands, and Port Townsend/Coupeville...

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