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Jeff Arnim

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Island Jobs: The Town of Friday Harbor is hiring two Utility Workers

September 19, 2022 at 9:00 am

The Town of Fri­day Har­bor is look­ing for two full-time Util­i­ty Work­ers for its Water and Waste­water depart­ments. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Cool breeze and clanking halyards

September 17, 2022 at 8:59 pm

Nichols Street reflections

September 15, 2022 at 8:49 pm

San Juan County Conservation Land Bank Commission agenda for Sept. 16

September 15, 2022 at 6:47 pm

The San Juan Coun­ty Con­ser­va­tion Land Bank Com­mis­sion will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Fri­day, Sept. 16 at 8:30 a.m. Items up for dis­cus­sion or action at Fri­day’s meet­ing include: Gen­er­al pub­lic com­ments Chair and Com­mis­sion­ers report Part­ner update – Angela Ander­son, San Juan Preser­va­tion Trust Coun­ty Coun­cil update – Chris­tine Min­ney Director’s report – acqui­si­tions  Con­tin­ue Reading

Notes from the Island — Sept. 15

September 15, 2022 at 8:15 am

After 12 years in busi­ness, the end of the cur­rent iter­a­tion of The Bean is almost here. Accord­ing to a Face­book post by own­er Eric Bienen­stock, The Bean’s last day in busi­ness is tomor­row. In the post Eric says that “the cafe is for sale, and I am in dis­cus­sions with an inter­est­ed par­ty. My  Con­tin­ue Reading

Look down

September 13, 2022 at 10:08 pm

Volunteer training to be offered by Hospice of San Juan

September 13, 2022 at 1:33 pm

Hos­pice of San Juan sends along news about their fall vol­un­teer train­ing class. If you have been look­ing for a way to give back to this com­mu­ni­ty, and want to be part of a lov­ing and car­ing team, you can learn to be a Hos­pice of San Juan vol­un­teer at HSJ’s fall train­ing event. The train­ing  Con­tin­ue Reading

Notes from the Island — Sept. 13

September 13, 2022 at 9:00 am

The Nation­al Trans­porta­tion Safe­ty Board announced yes­ter­day that the wreck­age of the de Hav­il­land DHC‑3 Otter float­plane that crashed on Sept. 6 on its way to Ren­ton from Fri­day Har­bor has been locat­ed in Mutiny Bay off Whid­bey Island. Fri­day Har­bor High School’s com­mu­ni­ty projects class is brain­storm­ing ideas about com­mu­ni­ty prob­lems that its stu­dents  Con­tin­ue Reading