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Notes from the Island — Sept. 27

September 27, 2022 at 8:45 am

Fri­day Har­bor High School boys soc­cer takes on Mount Ver­non Chris­t­ian High School at 4:30 p.m. today at Linde Com­mu­ni­ty Fields. Vol­ley­ball plays Mount Ver­non Chris­t­ian on the road at 3:30 p.m. Alche­my Art Cen­ter’s Octo­ber class­es still have some spaces left. San Juan Preser­va­tion Trust is host­ing two vol­un­teer par­ties focused on seed­ing plants  Con­tin­ue Reading

On a warm fall evening

September 26, 2022 at 8:32 pm

County & Town seek planning commissioners

September 26, 2022 at 1:29 pm

San Juan Coun­ty and the Town of Fri­day Har­bor both need cit­i­zen vol­un­teers for their respec­tive plan­ning com­mis­sions. The Coun­ty needs to fill two Plan­ning Com­mis­sion vacan­cies — one for posi­tion #5, a par­tial term that ends in Dec. 2024, and one for posi­tion #8, a par­tial term that ends in Dec. 2025. Both vacan­cies  Con­tin­ue Reading

County Council agenda for Sept. 27

September 26, 2022 at 8:37 am

The San Juan Coun­ty Coun­cil will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Tues­day, Sept. 27 at 9 a.m. Items up for dis­cus­sion or action include: Employ­ee recruit­ing incen­tives Annu­al trans­porta­tion pro­grams Approval of tem­po­rary road clo­sure in East­sound Approval of inter­local agree­ment with the Port of Fri­day Har­bor Pub­lic Works oper­a­tions on Lopez Island Road levy  Con­tin­ue Reading

Jolly Trolley co-pilots

September 24, 2022 at 9:04 pm

Notes from the Island — Sept. 24

September 24, 2022 at 9:30 am

It was a rough day for Fri­day Har­bor High School sports yes­ter­day. The foot­ball team lost 41–0 at Merid­i­an High School in Belling­ham and boys soc­cer lost 3–1 at Coupeville High School. High school girls soc­cer takes on Mariner High School at noon today at Linde Com­mu­ni­ty Fields. Vol­ley­ball plays Gran­ite Falls in a road  Con­tin­ue Reading

Dogs, we need your help

September 23, 2022 at 10:06 pm

County Fair Giving Campaign raises $213,000 in support of 30 community projects

September 23, 2022 at 9:13 am

When 30 non­prof­it orga­ni­za­tions on San Juan Island asked for the community’s help last month, islanders respond­ed in a big way. Near­ly 500 peo­ple came togeth­er to donate over $180,000 in just four days in sup­port of crit­i­cal local projects as part of the San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty Foundation’s 2022 Coun­ty Fair Giv­ing Cam­paign. More  Con­tin­ue Reading