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Family Day family dinner

Submitted by Lopez Island Prevention Coalition Family Day is coming up on…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

 

Camas festival showcases “wild” edibles

Submitted by Kwiaht Kwiaht presents its second annual Lopez Island Camas Festival…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

 

China blocks plastics from U.S. recyclers | Solid Waste Series part 1

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District China has put a wrench…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

 

Southern resident orcas return

Submitted by the Center for Whale Research They’re back! For the first…

  • Sep 16th, 2017

Seal release

Submitted by Wolf Hollow After more than two months of care at…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Luke Plumb and Peter Daffy to play at grange

Hailing from Tasmania, virtuoso mandolinist Luke Plumb (former member of Scottish supergroup…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Newly Renovated Lopez School opens with its bell ringing

Submitted by Lopez Island School District Lopez Island school marked the successful…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Massage as a career

There is now a massage school located on San Juan Island. Classes…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

Hurricane Harvey help | Orcas Animal Shelter to bring back dogs from Texas

Hurricane Harvey ravaged everything in its path, and residents of southeast Texas…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Patos Island celebrates 124th birthday

Two full boats from Outer Island Excursions carried more than 55 people…

Krivchenia to perform for Shaw EMS benefit

Well known pianist and composer Grisha Krivchenia will perform Sunday, Sept. 24…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Vote on custom SJC license plate

Washington residents could soon have the option of buying a custom San…

Join Island Sinfonia as it celebrates 33 years

Submitted by Islands Sinfonia Celebrating the start of its 33rd season of…

  • Sep 11th, 2017

14th annual Home Tour features joyful repurposing

By Gretchen Wing and the Home Tour Committee Finding the right fit,…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Join the SJIMA artist registry to be in exhibit this fall

Submitted by SJI Museum of Art The sixth annual artists’ registry exhibit…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Lopez physical therapy goes into private practice

Submitted by Terri Drahn, Kim Foley and Bobbie Holt, Lopez Physical Therapy…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Award-winning Lopez author releases memoir

Described as a blend of Cheryl Strayed’s Wild and Henry David Thoreau’s…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

New League of Women Voters comp plan program

Shaping the future

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Honey bees can displace native bees

Submitted by Russel Barsh My lab has been documenting pollinators in San…

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

BLM requests feedback on public comment guide

Submitted by the BLM The Bureau of Land Management will hold a…

  • Sep 2nd, 2017

Lopez kids shine at county fair

Island kids gave it their all at the San Juan County Fair,…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Amateur Radio Society training

San Juan County’s amateur radio volunteers form a critical communications link between…

  • Aug 30th, 2017

MMPACT concert this Sunday

It’s been another big year for Lopez School’s MPPACT (Music Production and…

  • Aug 30th, 2017

The Birthday Club turns 95

The Lopez Island Birthday Club is celebrating a special birthday. This organization,…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

United Way works to support San Juan County residents

Serving more than 1,800 individuals at mid-year 2017, local nonprofit United Way…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

Lange presentation features Cuba then and now

by Migael Scherer Special to the Weekly Join Ian Lange as he…

  • Aug 21st, 2017

Minor interruption of the Sun

The sun will play hide and seek behind the moon Monday, Aug.…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

Park at Lime Kiln for free on Aug. 25

Submitted by Washington State Parks To celebrate the National Park System’s 101st…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017

SeaDoc interns help abandoned seal pup

Submitted by SeaDoc Society Every year, the SeaDoc Society hosts summer interns…

  • Aug 16th, 2017

Journal welcomes new graphic artist

The Journal of the San Juans, Islands’ Sounder and Islands’ Weekly welcome…

  • Aug 15th, 2017

Lopez artist Hill selected as a finalist in the artists’ magazine competition

Lopez Island artist Steven R. Hill has again been selected as a…

  • Aug 13th, 2017

Trashion Fashion | when the environment meets the catwalk

The annual San Juan County Fair event returns.

  • Aug 9th, 2017

Classic car cruise

Watch as classic cars cruise through Lopez Village at 12:30 p.m. on…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

The Treetruck International Story Festival on Lopez

Join Lopez Island’s Treetruck Farm (The Old Hastin Farm) at 2 p.m.…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017

Jan Maher reads ‘Earth As It Is’ at Lopez Bookshop

Submitted by Kim Norton Special to The Islands’ Weekly So quickly was…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Stunning 20th Anniversary concert for Lopez

By Micki Ryan, Lopez Concert Coordinator Orcas Island Music Festival Special to…

  • Aug 1st, 2017

Second annual Rhythm & Waves Music Festival

Get ready to dance and sing along at the Lopez Center’s outdoor…

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Local Native American tribes make stops in San Juans

By Hayley Day Journal reporter Ronald Day, of the Swinomish Indian Tribe,…

Community blood drives in August

Bloodworks Northwest issued an urgent appeal for donors after the community supply…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Lopez Community Land Trust awarded

Submitted by Lopez Community Land Trust Lopez Community Land Trust (LCLT) recently…

  • Jul 26th, 2017