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Jeff Arnim

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On the interisland

December 14, 2022 at 11:44 pm

Soroptimists seek applications for two awards

December 14, 2022 at 7:07 pm

Sorop­ti­mist Inter­na­tion­al of Fri­day Har­bor is accept­ing appli­ca­tions for two edu­ca­tion­al and train­ing awards avail­able to women liv­ing in San Juan Coun­ty. The $2,000 Edu­ca­tion­al Oppor­tu­ni­ty Award was estab­lished for women enrolled in, or accept­ed into, an under­grad­u­ate degree or career train­ing pro­gram. Its pur­pose is to help women over­come per­son­al dif­fi­cul­ties and improve their  Con­tin­ue Reading

Our 20 favorite photos from 2022 — #16

December 14, 2022 at 12:05 pm

From March 6 — Reflec­tions in the water of Quar­ry No. 9 at Roche Harbor.

13 Ravens Coffee opened yesterday

December 14, 2022 at 10:16 am

Fri­day Har­bor’s newest cof­fee shop, 13 Ravens Cof­fee, opened yes­ter­day morn­ing in the space for­mer­ly occu­pied by The Bean. 13 Ravens is owned by Lib­er­ty Miller, who worked at The Bean in years past, and who for the last sev­er­al years has oper­at­ed a cof­fee house locat­ed inside a retired Alas­ka train car in Seward,  Con­tin­ue Reading


December 13, 2022 at 10:08 pm

Our 20 favorite photos from 2022 — #17

December 13, 2022 at 10:49 am

From July 4 — Fire engines pass by dur­ing the Fourth of July parade.

Gingerbread house contest opens tomorrow

December 13, 2022 at 9:51 am

The San Juan Build­ing Asso­ci­a­tion’s annu­al gin­ger­bread house con­test returns this week. Drop off your edi­ble archi­tec­tur­al mas­ter­pieces between noon and 2 p.m., Wednes­day through Sun­day, at the for­mer home of Cask and Schooner — 1 Front St. The con­test has two divi­sions — one for builders age 15 and younger, and one for builders age  Con­tin­ue Reading

Our 20 favorite photos from 2022 — #18

December 12, 2022 at 11:55 am

From May 19 — The tex­tured skies of spring pass­ing over Argyle Lagoon on a warm afternoon.

County Council agenda for Dec. 13

December 12, 2022 at 10:31 am

The San Juan Coun­ty Coun­cil will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Tues­day, Dec. 13 at 9 a.m. Items up for dis­cus­sion or action include: 2023 leg­isla­tive pri­or­i­ties for the Coun­ty Coun­cil 2023 lodg­ing tax award rec­om­men­da­tions Coun­ty grants report You can view the live stream of the meet­ing online or attend in per­son at the  Con­tin­ue Reading


December 10, 2022 at 7:48 pm