Lopez Island’s hardworking women

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When it came to making a living, women on Lopez were a busy group. In 1873, Irene Weeks moved to Lopez with her husband, Lyman, and son, Oscar, to run the fledgling Lopez store for her brother, Hiram Hutchinson. When the store doubled as a post office in 1880, Irene also became the island’s first postmistress.


Yes to prop. 1 | Letter

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 12:00PM

Along with supporting the Lopez School bond and the Lopez Solid Waste levy, please vote to support San Juan County Proposition 1.


Joan White for San Juan County Clerk | Letter

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 7:00AM

We are writing to express our support for Joan White’s reelection as San Juan County Clerk.

Southend General Store and Restaurant – a community hub on the island

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 7:00AM

Lori Honeywell took over the Southend General Store and Restaurant almost two years ago. “The community was so welcoming,” said Lori.


Nou for Sheriff | Letter

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 2:00PM

I am writing this letter to voice my opinion on the Sheriff’s race. I have served over 25 years in law enforcement and over 26 years in the military. I have worked as a patrol officer and am currently one of your patrol sergeants.

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