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Friday Harbor's Thea Seitz crushes a triple in the Wolverines victory over Orcas Island Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Matt Pranger photo 

Yadir Plaza hurls the ball during Friday Harbor's 11-1 win over Orcas Island Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Matt Pranger photo  

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Folks needed for San Juan County Farmer to Farmer Mentorship Program

Are you a new farmer seeking advice on your operation? Are you a seasoned farmer interested...READ MORE

April 26: Open House and Ribbon Cutting at ALTAR Movement Studio and Web Suites

April 26: Open House and Ribbon Cutting at ALTAR Movement Studio and Web Suites

An Open House and Ribbon Cutting ceremony will take place Friday, April 26 at 80 Web...READ MORE

Island Rec – Children’s Festival Poster Contest Winners

Island Rec – Children’s Festival Poster Contest Winners

Island Rec is pleased to present the winners of the Annual Children’s Festival Poster Contest:

Local union wants to know how dues are spent; files suit in federal court

Frustrated with the repeated refusal by union officials to provide basic financial information about union operations...READ MORE

Looking at 100 years of highs

Looking at 100 years of highs

San Juan County Textile Guild has created a piece of data art showing how temperatures have changed...READ MORE

Frankie Black was a page in the state legislature

Frankie Black was a page in the state legislature

Frankie Black, a student at Spring Street International School, served as a page this week in...READ MORE

SLIDESHOW ADDED: Friday Harbor fastpitch team honors ailing coach with red ribbons, victory

SLIDESHOW ADDED: Friday Harbor fastpitch team honors ailing coach with red ribbons, victory

Friday Harbor High School's fastpitch team honored ailing head coach Brian Lambright by sporting red ribbons...READ MORE

April 22: Earth day Book Talk - "Ocean Outbreak" by Harvell

April 22: Earth day Book Talk -  "Ocean Outbreak" by Harvell

Drew Harvell will discuss her book, Ocean Outbreak: Confronting the Rising Tide of Marine Disease. Her...READ MORE

Ooh la la: Ciscoe celebrates Arbor Day with the Town of Friday Harbor

Ooh la la: Ciscoe celebrates Arbor Day with the Town of Friday Harbor

Wednesday evening, April 3 host of "Gardening with Ciscoe" and author of Ask Ciscoe, Ciscoe Morris talked...READ MORE

He left us a legacy of the Vietnam War

In A War Never Ends opening at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) you...READ MORE

Shannon Plummer is an Iron Man

Shannon Plummer is an Iron Man

He did it. Shannon Plummer is now an Iron Man. He finished the Lava Man Waikoloa...READ MORE

FHHS Band wins 3 Superior ratings

FHHS Band wins 3 Superior ratings

"Friday Harbor High School’s Band students earned three superior ratings at the San Juan Music Educator...READ MORE

Winning haiku written by an islander for second year in a row

Winning haiku written by an islander for second year in a row

Washington State Ferries Summer schedule runs June 23 to September 21, 2019. That should be plenty...READ MORE

Time to cheer on svelte Shannon Plummer soon to be a Lava Man Iron Man

Time to cheer on svelte Shannon Plummer soon to be a Lava Man Iron Man

Throughout his life, Shannon Plummer has ended up in places he didn't expect.  A "soldier's soldier" he...READ MORE

Ricky Hughes served as a page in the state House of Representatives

Ricky Hughes served as a page in the state House of Representatives

Ricky Hughes, a student at Spring Street International School in Friday Harbor, served as a page...READ MORE

Orcas Island Lit Fest Day passes on sale now: Islanders get special discount until March 22

Orcas Island Lit Fest Day passes on sale now: Islanders get special discount until March 22

Day pass tickets go on sale today, March 19 for the 2nd annual Orcas Island Lit...READ MORE

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Extra ferry sailing April 27 for Tour de Lopez

Extra ferry sailing April 27 for Tour de Lopez

This Saturday, April 27, Washington State Ferries will make one extra stop at Lopez Island to accommodate participants in the annual Tour De Lopez. This event is the largest bicycle event in the San Juan Islands...

Lean, green, ferry machines: WSF releases action plan for sustainable ferry system

Lean, green, ferry machines: WSF releases action plan for sustainable ferry system

In honor of Earth Day, Washington State Ferries launched a two-year Sustainability Action Plan that outlines goals and actions for greener ferries and terminals. The plan includes initiatives to protect orca whales, reduce greenhouse gas emissions...

Summer vehicle reservations open April 23

Summer vehicle reservations open April 23

Vehicle reservations for the first third of spaces on Washington State Ferries sailings for this summer open at 7 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The second third of the spaces on each sailing can be reserved...

Repaving project closes Anacortes ferry terminal parking lot beginning April 13

The Anacortes Ferry Terminal Parking Lot A, the lot adjacent to the passenger terminal,  will be closed for about one month starting Saturday, April 13, 2019. Construction crews will repave the parking lot during the closure...

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