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Contributed photo/San Juan County Amateur Radio Society
                                Participants enjoy field day in 2017.

Celebrate National Amateur Radio Field Day on Lopez

Submitted by San Juan County Amateur Radio Society Members of the San…

  • Jun 20th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan County Amateur Radio Society
                                Participants enjoy field day in 2017.

Washington State Ferries sets sail on new summer service plan

Submitted by Washington State Ferries What happens when a ferry goes out…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

A Passport to Washington Libraries offers bookstore gift cards for library visits

Families traveling around Washington this summer will have a new reason to…

  • Jun 15th, 2018

Exploring Orcas’ hidden treasures

Along with blooming flowers and the return of leaves to the trees,…

A story of stroke survival

Submitted by UW Medicine The Fudge Ladies of Lopez Island got to…

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Memory Café at the Lopez Library on June 11th at 2pm

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library Take a trip down memory lane…

  • Jun 8th, 2018

Silvius Leopold Weiss at the Salish Sea Music Festival

Submitted by the Salish Sea Music Festival In “Silvius Leopold Weiss,” the…

  • Jun 8th, 2018

Mid-June blood drives

Summer is a challenging time for blood collection — blood centers all…

  • Jun 8th, 2018

Coalition hails passage of affordable housing ordinance

Submitted by Yes for Homes San Juan County Local housing activists are…

  • Jun 8th, 2018

An ode to love | Poem

He caught my eye in that crowded place So sad, and so…

  • Jun 7th, 2018

Enchanted Quilters quilt raffle

Submitted by Karen B. Alexander The members of Enchanted Quilters of Lopez…

  • Jun 6th, 2018
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‘Adrift’ | Local author’s book hits big screen

Local author hits the big screen

  • Jun 5th, 2018
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Lopez studies nonviolent activism with civil rights icon

By Kim Pasciuto and Gretchen Wing On May 20 and 21, 80…

  • Jun 2nd, 2018

Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams fundraises for orca documentary

The Southern resident killer whales have fans all over the globe –…

Three guys walk into Lopez Bookshop on June 1

Submitted by Lopez Bookshop “Three guys walk into a bookshop” might sound…

  • May 31st, 2018

Spotlight on: Barbara Thomas

If the U.S. State Department had treated its female employees more progressively…

  • May 31st, 2018

‘Feria, an evening of Flamenco,’ June 7

Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes brings her latest show “Feria, an evening…

  • May 30th, 2018
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                                Eric Kulp with public defender Colleen Kenimond.

Kulp charged with murder; bail set at $1.2 million

A courtroom full of more than 50 family and friends of Abigail…

  • May 29th, 2018
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                                Eric Kulp with public defender Colleen Kenimond.

Winged whispers | Poem

The hummingbird askes the bee on a date Sure, pick me up…

  • May 29th, 2018
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                                San Juan County Land Bank Lopez Preserve Steward Tim Clark.

San Juan County Land Bank Lopez Preserve steward retires

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank As of June 1, San…

  • May 25th, 2018
Contributed photo/ San Juan County Land Bank
                                San Juan County Land Bank Lopez Preserve Steward Tim Clark.

National Mental Health Awareness Month

Submitted by The Lopez Island Prevention Coalition If you have a mental…

  • May 25th, 2018

2019 ‘Dogs of the Dump’ calendar

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District Their tails are wagging and…

  • May 25th, 2018

‘Friendly Isle Radio Hour’

Submitted by Friends of Woodmen Hall The Friends of Woodmen Hall would…

  • May 22nd, 2018

Great Islands Clean-up success

Submitted by Kirman Taylor The Great Islands Clean-up, spring edition, was an…

  • May 21st, 2018

Preparing for wildfire season

Submitted by Sorrel North One day last summer, islanders awoke to ash…

  • May 21st, 2018

Creativity shines in 2018 Garden Tour, June 2

Submitted by Lopez Island Garden Club Four distinctly different gardens created by…

  • May 21st, 2018

Fifth annual Lopez Library Musical Petting Zoo on May 19

Submitted by Lopez Island Library Have you ever wanted to play a…

  • May 18th, 2018

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents ‘The Able Virtuoso’

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival is proud to present “The Able…

  • May 17th, 2018

Kingian nonviolence training

Submitted by Lopez Island Family Resource Center With the unfolding of more…

  • May 17th, 2018

Procession of the Species largest ever

Submitted by Lopez Island Conservation Corps Lopez Island Conservation Corps proudly announces…

  • May 16th, 2018

Lopez School places renewal levy on August ballot

Submitted by Lopez Island School District The Lopez School board is asking…

  • May 15th, 2018

Second annual New Old Time Chautauqua benefit

Submitted by the New Old Time Chautauqua The biggest, funnest, and funniest…

  • May 14th, 2018

Enjoy spring and summer by volunteering at the dump

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District This is a public service…

  • May 12th, 2018

LSWDD turns recyclable plastics into 3D printer filament

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District Even before China’s plastics ban,…

  • May 11th, 2018

Great Pairings in its ninth year

The ninth anniversary of Great Pairings benefiting Lopez Children Center will begin…

  • May 8th, 2018

Lopez students reflect on a year of travels

This year students from Lopez Island journeyed well beyond the waters of…

  • May 8th, 2018

Random nature thoughts | Poetry

by Colleen James A face like a tiny sun that closes as…

  • May 8th, 2018

Strengthening Families — A collaborative effort

By Patsy Haber for Lopez Island Family Resource Center Everyone who has…

  • May 8th, 2018

The futures of Fisherman Bay

Can constructed wetlands and a Bayshore Road bridge help keep Fisherman Bay…

  • May 8th, 2018

Disaster Preparedness Event, May 10

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library Environmental disasters are inevitable. The question…

  • May 7th, 2018