Written on December 20, 2021 at 10:03 am, by Tim Dustrude
Local photographer John Miller shares this image he captured Saturday of a swan on Dream Lake (Lakedale). Thanks for sharing John!
Written on December 20, 2021 at 5:50 am, by Tim Dustrude
Dr. Frank James wrote this letter to share with you… Just to be clear. This is the quiet before the storm. Be wise and prudent and don’t go out to eat, don’t travel for the holidays, love the ones you are with now and have been with all along. January will be the hardest time in Continue Reading
Written on December 18, 2021 at 5:22 am, by Tim Dustrude
Freezer Burned is an ongoing series on the San Juan Update, written by Steve Ulvi… (Authors note: this fictional tale of Alaska bush life adventure, grief and redemption, circa the 1980s, will be continued founded upon two previous stories. See Freezer Burned: “No Matter What” and “The Confines of Heaven” for character background.) The Confines of Continue Reading
Written on December 17, 2021 at 1:56 pm, by Tim Dustrude
Richard Lind will present a recital of Christmas music for the organ on the Second Day of Christmas, Sunday, December 26, 2021, at 2:30 PM. There is no admission charge, however, donations to the Friday Harbor Food Bank and/or the Joyce L. Sobel Family Resource Center will be accepted. A reception of Christmas cookies and cider Continue Reading
Written on December 17, 2021 at 1:13 pm, by Tim Dustrude
Dick Grout shares this photo of Dwight Colley being sworn in earlier this week as the new commissioner of San Juan Fire District 3 by Judge Kathryn Loring.
Written on December 17, 2021 at 4:28 am, by Tim Dustrude
The Animal Protection Society — Friday Harbor (APS-FH) is pleased to announce our Volunteer(s) of the year — Renee Koehne and her daughter, Brittany Koehne. Renee and Brittany volunteer as expert cat trappers for APS-FH’s TNR (Trap, Neuter, Return) program as well as experienced kitten foster parents through our Foster Program. These angels recently moved Continue Reading
Written on December 15, 2021 at 5:20 am, by Tim Dustrude
Story by Louise Dustrude… Washington state attorney general Bob Ferguson spoke at the December meeting of the League of Women Voters on Monday about the great variety of issues currently being confronted by his office. Speaking to the group on Zoom, he called his office “the largest law firm in the state,” and said they Continue Reading
Written on December 14, 2021 at 10:26 am, by Tim Dustrude
Just got a call from Bruce Martin with the Lions club. They’re having a guest speaker at their meeting today at noon — Dr. House from Eventide Health will be talking about the future of healthcare on the island and you’re invited to attend via zoom. Here’s the info you will need to join: