Topic: Health & Wellness

Fish For Teeth

Written on September 14, 2021 at 9:40 am, by

Fish for Teeth will bring Med­ical Teams Inter­na­tion­al Mobile Den­tal Van to Fri­day Har­bor on Octo­ber 6, 7, 8 and 9. It’s that tooth-fix­ing time of year, and Fish for Teeth is help­ing to bring the Med­ical Teams Inter­na­tion­al (MTI) Mobile Den­tal Van to Fri­day Har­bor on Octo­ber 6–9. For 10 years, Fish for Teeth has  Con­tin­ue Reading

Letters

Written on September 12, 2021 at 10:58 am, by

In the mail­bag this morn­ing we have this let­ter from Sasha von Das­sow… To the Edi­tor: 9/11/21 At 6 am on the 20th anniver­sary of 9/11 we in the San Juan Islands are at a stand­still because a few folks work­ing in the state fer­ry sys­tem decid­ed to stage a sick out in protest of  Con­tin­ue Reading

Weekly Case Update

Written on September 11, 2021 at 8:25 am, by

Since the last update on Fri­day Sep­tem­ber 3rd, there have been twen­­ty-two new con­firmed cas­es in San Juan Coun­ty. Cur­rent total case count is now 288. Of these twen­­ty-two new cas­es, ini­tial inves­ti­ga­tions indi­cate that eight appear to have occurred in ful­ly vac­ci­nat­ed indi­vid­u­als. The num­ber con­tin­ue to show clear­ly that being vac­ci­nat­ed reduces the like­li­hood  Con­tin­ue Reading

Long Term Care Solutions Committee

Written on September 7, 2021 at 9:12 am, by

Res­i­dents of San Juan Island have an incred­i­ble oppor­tu­ni­ty to cre­ate a unique pack­age of choic­es for our par­ents, grand­par­ents — and our­selves, as we age— by vot­ing for the pro­posed levy lid lift for the Pub­lic Hos­pi­tal Dis­trict. The cen­ter­piece of this pack­age would be two-fold: great­ly expand­ed care-at-home ser­vices, includ­ing chore ser­vices, assis­tance  Con­tin­ue Reading

Welcome to Medicare

Written on September 7, 2021 at 5:46 am, by

Are you join­ing Medicare this year? If so, there’s a lot of new infor­ma­tion for you to under­stand.  Medicare has its own vocab­u­lary and rules.   There are dead­lines you need to make and penal­ties (some last­ing a life­time) for not doing things at the right time.  You will need to choose among sev­er­al types of  Con­tin­ue Reading

SJCT to Require Proof of Vaccination

Written on September 5, 2021 at 5:45 am, by

San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre to Require Proof of Vac­ci­na­tion and Mask­ing for all The­atre Patrons  SJCT is ecsta­t­ic to be return­ing to indoor per­for­mances for the Fall sea­son. How­ev­er, with new devel­op­ments sur­round­ing Covid-19 and the trans­mis­sion of the Delta vari­ant, SJCT will be requir­ing proof of vac­ci­na­tion and mask­ing for all patrons at all per­for­mances  Con­tin­ue Reading

Weekly Covid Case Update

Written on September 3, 2021 at 9:45 am, by

Since the last update on Fri­day August 27th, there have been six­teen new con­firmed cas­es in San Juan Coun­ty. Cur­rent total case count is now 266. Of these six­teen new cas­es, ini­tial inves­ti­ga­tions indi­cate that five appear to have occurred in ful­ly vac­ci­nat­ed indi­vid­u­als. San Juan Coun­ty num­bers con­tin­ue to con­firm that vac­ci­nat­ed indi­vid­u­als are less  Con­tin­ue Reading

A Letter to You from SJCT

Written on September 2, 2021 at 10:36 am, by

9/1/21 Covid-19 Pol­i­cy Update: Proof of Vac­ci­na­tion & Mask­ing REQUIRED A Let­ter from the Exec­u­tive Artis­tic Direc­tor Dear SJCT Patrons, You may have seen our social media posts today regard­ing the new pol­i­cy requir­ing proof of vac­ci­na­tion at San Juan Com­mu­ni­ty The­atre per­for­mances and events. If not, you can find our updat­ed poli­cies here. We  Con­tin­ue Reading