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View at Cattle Point on San Juan Island of last week's windstorm. John Stimpson photo


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Roche Harbor Salmon Classic winner nets wife a memorable Valentine’s gift

Roche Harbor Salmon Classic winner nets wife a memorable Valentine’s gift

Jason Squibb isn’t in trouble for fishing instead of spending Valentine’s Day with his wife Krista...READ MORE

San Juan Island Firefighters to participate in challenging fundraiser to fight leukemia and lymphoma

San Juan Island Firefighters to participate in challenging  fundraiser to fight leukemia and lymphoma

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA --  Saturday, February 22, 2020 at Friday Harbor Marketplace from 2 to 5...READ MORE

First surgeries take place at Friday Harbor APS

First surgeries take place at Friday Harbor APS

APS-Friday Harbor held its first surgeries in the shelter’s newly completed Surgical Suite on Tuesday, February...READ MORE

"Long-Term Care in America: The Crisis All of Us Will Face in Our Lifetimes" by Dr. Geyman available now

Dr. John Geyman's latest book is "Long-Term Care in America: The Crisis All of Us Will...READ MORE

Nominations due by March 2 for "Finnie" Awards

Friday Harbor, WA… Don’t forget -- it’s award season here in the San Juans. The Oscars...READ MORE

Sign up now for San Juan Island Garden Club trip to NW Garden Show

Sign up now for San Juan Island Garden Club trip to NW Garden Show

Where will one find 30,000 blooming bulbs across 30+ gardens, gain expert knowledge in 100 or...READ MORE

Orcas Island Lit Festival attracts lineup of award-winning and best-selling authors in its third year

Orcas Island Lit Festival attracts lineup of award-winning and best-selling authors in its third year

The Orcas Island Lit Fest released its list of its 2020 featured artists January 31, 2020...READ MORE

Local cidery receives a 2020 Good Food Award; Opening new tasting room in Friday Harbor soon

Local cidery receives a 2020 Good Food Award; Opening new tasting room in Friday Harbor soon

  Madrone Cider has been named a 2020 Good Food Award Winner. Every year, The Good Food...READ MORE

Ferries

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Smaller ferry filling in for Yakima for rest of winter schedule

Smaller ferry filling in for Yakima for rest of winter schedule

Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 the 124-car Kitsap replaces the 144-car Yakima on the Anacortes/San Juan Islands route. The Kitsap will sail as vessel #3 through the end of the winter schedule. Check the Anacortes / San...

More than 4,000 people made Spring Schedule ferry reservations on Feb. 5

More than 4,000 people made Spring Schedule ferry reservations on Feb. 5

More than 16,000 vehicle reservations were made for Washington State Ferries spring schedule sailings on February 5, 2020 - the first day they were available. According to WSF that is 6, 000 more or 61 percent...

New writer-in-residence on San Juan Islands interisland ferry route

New writer-in-residence on  San Juan Islands interisland ferry route

Washington State Ferries new writer-in-residence on the San Juan Islands interisland route is Liz Smith.  She follows  Iris Graville who had an “enjoyable and productive” residency  in 2019. “I enjoy what the ferry offers in terms of...

WSF Call Center reopens Jan. 29; Spring reservations postponed until Feb. 5

WSF Call Center reopens Jan. 29; Spring reservations postponed until Feb. 5

The Washington State Ferries Call Center will reopen on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020 and operate under its regular business hours (7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.). The center was evacuated yesterday because of strong fumes from some...

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