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Jeff Arnim

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Notes from the Island — Sept. 23

September 23, 2022 at 6:30 am

The Cor­ner Store is closed today. It re-opens tomor­row at 11 a.m. Bin­go hap­pens at the Mullis Cen­ter today at 1 p.m. Farm tours on San Juan Island start today and run through Sun­day. Eight island farms are tak­ing part this year. Zyl­stra Lake Pre­serve is closed Sat­ur­day and pos­si­bly Sun­day this week­end so that  Con­tin­ue Reading

The rarely seen Pacific Northwest Manatee

September 22, 2022 at 9:47 pm

Summer’s end

September 21, 2022 at 9:45 pm

Notes from the Island — Sept. 21

September 21, 2022 at 9:30 am

Both of Fri­day Har­bor High School’s soc­cer teams won yes­ter­day. The boys beat Orcas Island 1–0 on the road, while the girls knocked off Gran­ite Falls 3–2 at home. A fundrais­er was held at the ten­nis courts at the high school on Sat­ur­day to raise mon­ey for a bench in mem­o­ry of Ellyn Goodrich, a beloved  Con­tin­ue Reading

Peace, love and dirty windows

September 20, 2022 at 11:50 pm

Island Jobs: Coldwell Banker seeks a Receptionist/Front Desk Manager

September 20, 2022 at 10:13 am

Cold­well Banker San Juan Islands is look­ing for a year-round full-time Receptionist/Front Desk Man­ag­er. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Notes from the Island — Sept. 20

September 20, 2022 at 8:45 am

The saga of the sunken Aleut­ian Isle fish­ing ves­sel con­tin­ues. After being raised to the sur­face over the week­end and hav­ing near­ly 800 gal­lons of con­t­a­m­i­nat­ed water removed, recov­ery crews deter­mined that inac­ces­si­ble pock­ets of water still on board the ves­sel made it too heavy to lift onto a recov­ery barge. Crews addi­tion­al­ly dis­cov­ered that  Con­tin­ue Reading

Fifth birthday

September 19, 2022 at 9:58 pm