About the Author
Tim Dustrude

Just another part-timer - Part time photographer at ThisIsOurTown.com and Dustrude.com, part time graphic artist, part time blogger at Occasionally a New Photo . And now... full time editor at The San Juan Update.

Recent Posts by Tim

Pet of the Week

December 3, 2012 at 5:24 am

Meet Jack!  He’s a handsome man, about 8 years old and a total love-muffin!  He’s been at the shelter for over a year and would really love to be home for the holidays!  He’s a bit shy at first, but loves nothing more than human company and lap time. He gets along well with most  Continue Reading

Tokitae under construction

December 1, 2012 at 5:22 am

You may have heard that some new ferry names have been decided, but do you know anything about the new ferries? Check out the WSF Website and see some pretty cool information including a Flickr page with construction photos.

Things Looking Up for Lady Wolverines

November 30, 2012 at 4:56 pm

Mike Martin has written up an introduction piece for the Lady Wolverines to get you ready for their season opener, tomorrow at South Whidbey: Coming off of a banner year for the Friday Harbor High School Lady Wolverines, things are looking up for them as they play the first game of the season Saturday at  Continue Reading

Dover Sole for Two

November 30, 2012 at 4:46 am

Hey everybody, it’s “New Recipe Friday!” Naw, I’m just kidding, but it is Friday, and we do have a new recipe for you. Chef Hobbes sent this over thinking you might be interested so here goes… A nice change of pace… 

San juan community theater Holiday Festival - Just Imagine

Just Imagine…

November 30, 2012 at 4:00 am

Here’s a big event we’re excited to tell you about: “Just Imagine” Tickets are now on sale for the San Juan Community Theater 2012 Holiday Festival. With a lineup that includes the Northwest’s most charismatic auctioneer, mouth-watering culinary creations, dancing to one of the island’s best, and live musical treats throughout, San Juan Community Theatre’s  Continue Reading

What’s Going On…

November 29, 2012 at 4:50 am

Here are some things happening this week you might want to be aware of. First off, the Ski Bus has been running for years, but is in danger of being cancelled this year due to lack of enrollment. If you want to do the Ski Bus, better get signed up before December 3rd. Here are  Continue Reading

Tough Loss in Season Opener

November 28, 2012 at 12:21 pm

Mike Martin, the “Voice of the Wolverines” sends this report in: The Friday Harbor Wolverines opened up their basketball season with a tough non-conference road loss to the Burlington-Edison Tigers, 60-37. Burlington’s pressure defense made it tough for Wolverine shooters all night long. Every pass was tipped, every shot was contested and every rebound was  Continue Reading

Welcome Morgan!

November 28, 2012 at 5:26 am

Island Rec Welcomes a New Team Member Island Rec is excited to welcome their new Recreation Specialist, Morgan Johnston.  Morgan’s primary responsibilities are the planning and organization of Island Rec’s sports, outdoor, adult and fitness programs. Morgan received her degree in Recreation from Western Washington University in 2010.  She has worked for Richland Parks and  Continue Reading

It’s raining cats and…. more cats!

November 28, 2012 at 5:15 am

Cat and Kitten Adoption Special Now! If you’ve stopped by the animal shelter in the last few weeks you’ve probably noticed something….lots and lots of cats.  Cats in the lobby, cats in the hallway and cats in the isolation areas…even cats in the restroom.  So, for a limited time only, the Friday Harbor Animal Shelter  Continue Reading


November 28, 2012 at 5:12 am

Cow and Pig belong to Steve and Laurie on Roche Harbor Road, they have a Facebook page for them: https://www.facebook.com/CowandPig Here’s a posting from their page:

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