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Some hot work on a sunny Saturday on a West Valley Road farm on San Juan Island. Sharon Kivisto photo


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Entries open for László Pal Emerging Filmmaker Award

Entries open for László Pal Emerging Filmmaker Award

Friday Harbor Film Festival is seeking entries into the 2019 competition for the László Pal Emerging...READ MORE

Progress on baseball field at Linde Community Park

Progress on baseball field at Linde Community Park

Work is progressing on the baseball field at the John O. Linde Community Park. With the...READ MORE

Carol Whalen battling meningitis; ways to help

Carol Whalen battling meningitis; ways to help

 Carol Whalen needs fellow islanders help battling a severe case of bacterial meningitis. Beyond the infection...READ MORE

Statement from the Mullis Center Executive Committee

Statement from the Mullis Center Executive Committee

We have a duty to provide a safe and peaceful environment in our building and on...READ MORE

Debbie Lawson has a home of her own in Friday Harbor

Debbie Lawson has a home of her own in Friday Harbor

San Juan Community Trust's Sun RIse Neighborhood welcomed a new homeowner last week - long-time islander...READ MORE

New Slideshow posted of Friday Harbor 4th of July parade; winners announced

New Slideshow posted of Friday Harbor 4th of July parade; winners announced

There were stars a plenty in the 2019 Fourth of July parade in Friday Harbor. The ...READ MORE

Pledge reinstated at Senior Center in Friday Harbor after "credible threats of violence"

Pledge reinstated at Senior Center in Friday Harbor after "credible threats of violence"

  Citing "credible threats of violence", Steve Schubert, the acting chair of the Mullis  Center operating committee...READ MORE

San Juan Island Lions fund aluminum photo boards at Jacksons Beach

San Juan Island Lions fund aluminum photo boards at Jacksons Beach

The San Juan Island Lions Club gave a $1,000 grant to Lion Stacy Smith to produce...READ MORE

Tide Bites: A Director's Farewell

Tide Bites: A Director's Farewell

Friday Harbor Laboratories Director Billie J. Swalla’s connection with FHL has spanned several decades. She moved...READ MORE

San Juan Island Women’s Fund awards $235K over 16 years

San Juan Island Women’s Fund awards $235K over 16 years

The San Juan Island Women’s Fund members voted to award $5,000 to four local nonprofits during...READ MORE

Stand Up Men on KING5 News Friday evening

Stand Up Men on KING5 News Friday evening

The Stand Up men who gather on the San Juan County Courthouse lawn at noon every...READ MORE

Preserving history one shingle at a time

Preserving history one shingle at a time

The Scribner log cabin located on the grounds of the San Juan Historical Museum has recently...READ MORE

Tragic accident on San Juan Island takes infant's life

Tragic accident on San Juan Island takes infant's life

Five-month-old Grady William Thomas, the son of  Khaili Radden and Brandon Thomas of Friday Harbor died...READ MORE

Updated: Not living the dream on a San Juan Island farm

Updated: Not living the dream on a San Juan Island farm

It looks idyllic - a bright white farmhouse, gambolling sheep on sloping fields, a restored historic...READ MORE

Paddle To Lummi Intertribal Canoe Journey takes place July 24-28 in the Salish Sea

Paddle To Lummi Intertribal Canoe Journey takes place July 24-28 in the Salish Sea

Event to bring 10,000 Coastal Indigenous people from Oregon to B.C. and beyond Photo by Beau Garreau...READ MORE

Galt's and Lawson's Inter Island Propane spotlighted in LP Gas magazine

Galt's  and Lawson's Inter Island Propane spotlighted in LP Gas magazine

Inter Island Propane owners Donnie Galt and Jimmy Lawson were featured in the May 2019 edition...READ MORE

Ferries

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Ferry Tokitae replaces Samish July 12

Washington State Ferries 144-car ferry Tokitae will replace the 144--car Samish July 12. The Samish needs repairs on its number 2 engine.

UPDATE: Elwha back in service with 4:45 sailing

UPDATE: Elwha back in service with 4:45 sailing

It is first come, first-serve for ferry service to and from Friday Harbor Saturday, July 6. The Elwha ferry is temporarily out of service due to unscheduled necessary repairs to the vessel. So far the following...

Fake bomb threat shuts down ferry service to Friday Harbor; impacts cruise…

Fake bomb threat shuts down ferry service to Friday Harbor; impacts cruise boats and seaplanes

A bomb threat written on a sticky note found in the women's restroom on Washington State Ferries Elwha shut down all ferry service to Friday Harbor for five hours on Monday, July 1, 2019. The note...

UPDATE 6 pm: "All good" ferries back in service after bomb threat…

UPDATE 6 pm: "All good" ferries back in service after bomb threat on Elwha ferry

Update 5:30 pm:  Bomb squad and four dogs and bomb tech on scene. The U.S. Coast Guard is patrolling the harbor. A Washington State Ferries worker called San Juan County Sheriff's Office at  1:32 pm Monday, July...

Sports and Recreation

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