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Jeff Arnim

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12 new COVID cases on San Juan Island

March 18, 2022 at 10:19 am

The San Juan Coun­ty Depart­ment of Emer­gency Man­age­ment reports 12 con­firmed or prob­a­ble new COVID cas­es on San Juan Island since March 11 — a reduc­tion of almost half over last week. Orcas Island has two new cas­es and Lopez Island just one. This week’s 15 new cas­es bring the total case count to 1,262.

Growing behind the Chicago Title building

March 17, 2022 at 9:18 pm

Corned beef ‘n’ fixins

March 16, 2022 at 9:33 pm

Island Jobs: Island Rec looking for Camp Eagle Rock staff

March 16, 2022 at 7:15 pm

Island Rec is hir­ing a Direc­tor and a Coun­selor for Camp Eagle Rock, which runs from June through mid-August. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

SHIBA offering introduction to Medicare on March 21

March 16, 2022 at 2:22 pm

Local vol­un­teers for the Statewide Health Insur­ance Ben­e­fits Advi­sors (SHIBA) pro­gram are host­ing an online intro­duc­tion to Medicare for enrollees join­ing the pro­gram in 2022. On Mon­day, March 21 at 1 p.m., the pre­sen­ters will out­line how Medicare works, its dif­fer­ent cov­er­age options, and key pro­gram mile­stones and dates that must be met in order to  Con­tin­ue Reading

Island Jobs: San Juan Island Food Co-op hiring for four positions

March 16, 2022 at 11:03 am

San Juan Island Food Co-op has open­ings for a pro­duce clerk, a gro­cery clerk, a cashier, and a gro­cery lead. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Lisa Henderson running for re-election for County Clerk

March 16, 2022 at 10:00 am

Incum­bent San Juan Coun­ty Clerk Lisa Hen­der­son has announced her inten­tion to run for re-elec­tion. Hen­der­son was appoint­ed by the Coun­ty Coun­cil to com­plete the unex­pired term of for­mer Clerk Joan White in March 2018. She was elect­ed to a full term in Nov. 2018. Accord­ing to Hen­der­son, “My first term has been filled with unique  Con­tin­ue Reading

At the foot of Spring Street

March 15, 2022 at 8:26 pm