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                                Jess Newley, Friends of the San Juans’ Marine Program Assistant, surveys for Pacific sand lance on Shaw Island.

Local research finds new forage fish spawning beaches

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Did you know that our…

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San Juan islanders look to REET funds as affordable housing savior

Before Bridget Nyberg moved to a San Juan Community Home Trust neighborhood,…


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                                Left: Siri Dye (22) and Shayna Gruenwald (11) go up to block a shot against Shoreline Christian as Quinn Dye (20) and Grace Zoerb (4) look on. Right: Reese Hamilton (24) brings down a rebound as Lichen Johnson (5) and Quinn Steckler look on. Both Lopez teams were victorious.

Basketball off to good start

Submitted by Gene Helfman Special to the Sounder Both girls and boys…

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Lopez soccer in a close loss

Submitted by Gene Helfman The Friday Harbor Wolverines brought their 5-0 record…

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Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer