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Jeff Arnim

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Island Jobs: San Juan Island Community Foundation hiring for three roles

February 16, 2022 at 10:25 am

The San Juan Island Com­mu­ni­ty Foun­da­tion is hir­ing an Oper­a­tions Man­ag­er, Finan­cial Man­ag­er, and Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Man­ag­er. Learn more in the Island Jobs sec­tion of the San Juan Update.

Sunset at Westside Preserve

February 15, 2022 at 7:00 pm

Proactive responses from neighbors and County prevent road collapse near Eagle Cove

February 15, 2022 at 2:16 pm

Thanks to some obser­vant neigh­bors and a prompt response from the San Juan Coun­ty Pub­lic Works depart­ment, a road col­lapse along Eagle Cove Road was avoid­ed last month, and the fail­ing cul­vert at the heart of the prob­lem was replaced. “It’s always bet­ter to get at these things before they col­lapse,” Pub­lic Works Direc­tor Col­in  Con­tin­ue Reading

Then what are they for?

February 14, 2022 at 8:47 pm

Friday Harbor Film Festival returns to theaters in October, seeks submissions

February 14, 2022 at 3:33 pm

After two years of vir­tu­al events, the Fri­day Har­bor Film Fes­ti­val aims to return to in-per­­son screen­ings when its 2022 event kicks off on Fri­day, Oct. 21. The fes­ti­val’s three-day open­ing week­end will include film­mak­er ques­­tion-and-answer ses­sions, along with an in-per­­son awards cer­e­mo­ny. The awards for each cat­e­go­ry will be select­ed by audi­ence votes. FHFF will also  Con­tin­ue Reading

Retirement party for Duncan Wilson on Feb. 18

February 14, 2022 at 9:09 am

Mem­bers of the com­mu­ni­ty are invit­ed to cel­e­brate the retire­ment of Fri­day Har­bor Town Admin­is­tra­tor Dun­can Wil­son. A pub­lic event will take place at Brick­works on Fri­day, Feb. 18 from 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. A sec­ond event for co-work­ers, friends, and fam­i­ly hap­pens at San Juan Island Brew­ing Com­pa­ny on Fri­day from 4:30 p.m.  Con­tin­ue Reading

Found in the woods

February 13, 2022 at 5:23 pm

San Juan Island School District Board of Directors agenda for Feb. 16

February 13, 2022 at 10:15 am

The San Juan Island School Dis­trict Board of Direc­tors will hold a reg­u­lar meet­ing on Wednes­day, Feb. 16 at 5 p.m. Items up for dis­cus­sion or action at Wednes­day’s meet­ing include: Super­in­ten­den­t’s report Mid-year review of school improve­ment plans for 2021–2022 Month­ly bud­get and enroll­ment report Addi­tion­al direc­tor reports Review of 2021–2022 Board cal­en­dar The  Con­tin­ue Reading