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PHOTOS OF THE WEEKEND

Friday Harbor's 4x100 girls relay team finished fourth at the 2019 Class 2B State Track and Field Championships Saturday, May 25 in Cheney. Posing with their medals and Coach Shannon Plummer are, from left, Brianna Hess, Alex Holman, Katie Place and Jaclyn Domenech. Carol Holman photo

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Friday Harbor HS art students honored at state-wide High School Art Competition

Friday Harbor HS art students honored at state-wide High School Art Competition

Friday Harbor High School is proud to announce that two art students, Soma Andrews and Lucas...READ MORE

My War exhibit at San Juan Islands Museum of Art closes soon

My War exhibit at San Juan Islands Museum of Art closes soon

The first showing on the West Coast of MY WAR; Wartime Photographs by Vietnam Veterans photography...READ MORE

Feel like feuding at the Fair?

Feel like feuding at the Fair?

Would you like to be part of this year’s exciting FAIR FEUD competition at the 2019...READ MORE

Troop 4090 has it all: Eagle Scouts and an adventure ahead

Troop 4090 has it all: Eagle Scouts and an adventure ahead

  If all goes according to plan In August, Friday Harbor Troop 4090 Boy Scouts  will be...READ MORE

Discover the Skully family's adventures on Shaw Island

Discover the Skully family's  adventures on Shaw Island

Dagney Skully and the Pendulum Bead Strings is the title of a San Juan Island author’s...READ MORE

Honoring a D-Day hero

Honoring a D-Day hero

Cheryl Hancock of San Juan Island and her 97-year-old father Bert Chandler are traveling to Normandy...READ MORE

Kiwanis supports Stand Up Men

Kiwanis supports Stand Up Men

Friday Harbor Kiwanis presents a check for $500 in support of Stand Up Men's recent fund-raising...READ MORE

Free admission to San Juan County Fair for youth who enter exhibits

Now is the prefect time to start planning your fair entries for the San Juan County...READ MORE

C J Woods will be Camp Eagle Rock director

CJ Woods is the new Director for Camp Eagle Rock; Island Rec’s summer day camp program...READ MORE

Combining hard work and “fun” fuels Friday Harbor baseball dynasty

Combining hard work and “fun” fuels Friday Harbor baseball dynasty

It’s the second week of May. Temperatures are climbing. Poppies are popping on the westside of...READ MORE

Better access for all at Jacksons Beach provided by trio of Friday Harbor students

Better access for all at Jacksons Beach provided by trio of Friday Harbor students

Wonder what's going on at Jacksons Beach? You might have noticed some changes recently such as better...READ MORE

After 18K rides, Roundtowner turned over a Leaf

After 18K rides, Roundtowner turned over a Leaf

RoundTowner Board met at noon Tuesday, May 7, 2019 with members of San Juan Lions to...READ MORE

SLIDESHOW: May 5 Opening Day Boat Parade Friday Harbor

SLIDESHOW: May 5 Opening Day Boat Parade   Friday Harbor

The theme of the Opening Day Boat Parade in Friday Harbor was “A Community Afloat”.  Boats of...READ MORE

Feeling poetic about Washington?

Washington State Poet Laureate Claudia Castro Luna just turned the state into poetry. Check out Washington...READ MORE

Kim Grotle named Friday Harbor APS Volunteer of the Month

Kim Grotle named Friday Harbor APS Volunteer of the Month

The Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor named Kim Grotle  Volunteer of the Month for May.  Grotle has...READ MORE

Leadership San Juan Islands celebrates its 15th Graduating Class

The graduation ceremony for the 15th Class of Leadership San Juan Islands will take place from...READ MORE

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Slight change to ferry schedule on Memorial Day

Slight change to ferry schedule on Memorial Day

The Anacortes/San Juan Islands/Sidney route will follow the regular weekday schedule on Monday, May 27, with the exception of interisland vessel #4, which will operate on the holiday schedule. The interisland Friday Harbor 2:20 p.m. and Lopez...

Half a million people expected to take a ferry this holiday weekend

Expect a busy holiday weekend if your plans take you on a ferry. Almost 500,000 people are projected to ride a state ferry from today through Tuesday, May 28 for Memorial Day weekend.

Why isn't the Chelan on the international run?

Why isn't the Chelan on the international run?

We asked Washington State Ferries why the Elwha was on the international sailing to Sidney, B.C. instead of the smaller Chelan. Justin Fujioka of WSDOT Ferries Communications promptly responded with an in depth explanation. Here's his...

May 29: State Transportation Commission in Friday Harbor to hear suggestions on…

May 29: State Transportation Commission in Friday Harbor to hear suggestions on ferry fares

San Juan Islands residents will have another opportunity to comment on proposed changes to fares at a Washington State Transportation Commission (WSTC)-hosted meeting in Friday Harbor from 5:30 to 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 29 at the...

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