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Notes from the Island — Aug. 25

August 25, 2022 at 9:00 am

The San Juan Coun­ty Depart­ment of Emer­gency Man­age­ment is look­ing for hous­ing for 10–20 emer­gency respon­ders arriv­ing on San Juan Island tomor­row to work on the recov­ery of the sunken Aleut­ian Isle fish­ing ves­sel. Some respon­ders only need to stay for one night; oth­ers might be on the island for up to two weeks. If  Con­tin­ue Reading

Evening in the field

August 24, 2022 at 9:02 pm

God bless you

August 23, 2022 at 10:26 pm

Friday Harbor Port Commission agenda for Aug. 24

August 23, 2022 at 3:50 pm

The Fri­day Har­bor Port Com­mis­sion will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Wednes­day, Aug. 24 at 12 p.m. Items up for action or dis­cus­sion at Wednes­day’s meet­ing include: Adop­tion of the 2023–2027 Air­port Cap­i­tal Improve­ment Plan — avi­a­tion fuel, new taxi­ways and hangars, hangar rebuilds, ener­gy effi­cien­cy Adver­tis­ing a request for pro­pos­als for the Spring Street  Con­tin­ue Reading

Notes from the Island — Aug. 23

August 23, 2022 at 8:45 am

Here’s the lat­est infor­ma­tion on the response to the sink­ing of the fish­ing ves­sel Aleut­ian Isle. It’s game night at Medio Cafe (680 Spring St.), start­ing at 6 p.m. Bring a favorite game that you’d like to play. All ages and expe­ri­ence lev­els are wel­come, but kids under the age of 13 need to come  Con­tin­ue Reading


August 22, 2022 at 9:42 pm

County Council agenda for Aug. 23

August 22, 2022 at 12:27 pm

The San Juan Coun­ty Coun­cil will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Tues­day, Aug. 23 at 9 a.m. Items up for dis­cus­sion or action include: Sec­ond 2022 bud­get amend­ments Overview of Cur­rent Use and Des­ig­nat­ed For­est Land spe­cial tax pro­grams Sus­tain­able Tourism Man­age­ment Plan update Marine Pro­gram update Approve a res­o­lu­tion nam­ing Jason Brad­shaw as gen­er­al  Con­tin­ue Reading

In photos: 2022 County Fair — Day 4

August 20, 2022 at 11:35 pm

In photos: 2022 County Fair — Day 3

August 19, 2022 at 11:32 pm

Island Jobs: Starr Excavation is hiring an Administrative Assistant

August 19, 2022 at 10:06 am

Starr Exca­va­tion & Sep­tic is look­ing for an Admin­is­tra­tive Assis­tant to assist with office duties and oth­er admin­is­tra­tive tasks. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.