Life

Native plant sales

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank Don’t miss this rare…

  • Sep 1st, 2019

Wurst Golf Tournament

Submitted by Jim and Shanley Lett Saturday, Sept. 7, marks the 4th…

  • Aug 29th, 2019

Lopez fourth-grader wins big at the fair

Lopez Islander Hailey King, 12, raked in the prizes in the dog,…

  • Aug 28th, 2019
Jane Fuller/Contributed photo
                                Anna Fuller at the fair.

Anna Fuller awarded for sportsmanship

Submitted by Jane Fuller Anna Fuller, age 12, just joined 4H last…

  • Aug 27th, 2019
Jane Fuller/Contributed photo
                                Anna Fuller at the fair.

Josh Kramer wins two awards at the fair

Lopezian Josh Kramer, 15, celebrated his fourth year in 4H this fair,…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

New apartments open house

Submitted by Lopez Community Land Trust In 2016, Ms. Pamela McCabe said,…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

Ruth Van Doren wins best in class

Submitted by Laura Evans Lopez fiber artist Ruth Van Doren received 2…

  • Aug 27th, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Island Yacht Club. Shaw Classic racers

Results of the 49th Shaw Island Classic Race

Submitted by the San Juan Island Yacht Club The currents were strong,…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019
Contributed photo/San Juan Island Yacht Club. Shaw Classic racers

An ecosystem out of balance

The massive gray back of the humpback glistened under the afternoon sun…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Lopez Back to School Drive

Submitted by Lopez Island Family Resource Center The Lopez Back to School…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Waffles and Bat Detecting at the Lopez Library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Library and Kwiaht will…

  • Aug 20th, 2019

Heather Harrison, New Executive Director of The Hamlet Cottages

Heather Harrison has been named executive director for the Hamlet Cottages beginning…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Celebrating art on Lopez

Submitted by Pat Torpie On Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, thirty-five Lopez…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Award to promote youth boating winner announced

Submitted by Lopez Island Yacht Club Lopez Island Yacht Club is pleased…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Her Hair | Poetry

By Colleen James She would cut it Bleach it Dye it Perm…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Lopez Island Library levy increase ballot measure

Submitted by Barbara Orcutt, Chair, Friends of the Lopez Island Library The…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

Coast Salish Speaker presentation

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library and the…

  • Aug 18th, 2019

Become a Hospice & Home Support volunteer

Submitted by Lynne Keeley, Lopez Island Hospice & Home Support Because of…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Fair foods and furry friends don’t mix

Submitted by San Juan County Fair The San Juan County Fair is…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

The intellect of the blackfish

Dolphins and whales are highly intelligent beings. Lori Marino believes they don’t…

Quite the sight as Elwha sails into Seattle’s Lake Union

Submitted by Washington State Ferries Ferry fans lined Seattle’s Lake Washington Ship…

  • Aug 12th, 2019
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Dogs rescued from Asia in need of forever homes

For Tracy Harachi, a desire to help elephants in Asia led to…

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Spotlight on: Kate Hanna

“I got to Lopez because my husband picked up the wrong newspaper,”…

  • Aug 9th, 2019

4th annual Rhythm and Waves Music Festival

Submitted by The Lopez Center Get ready to dance and sing along…

  • Aug 8th, 2019

Rick Hoffman hired as Airport Manager

The Lopez Port Authority has hired Rick Hoffman as it’s Airport Manager.…

  • Aug 8th, 2019

Affordable rental housing project coming to Lopez Village

Submitted by Housing Lopez A new affordable rental housing project is coming…

  • Aug 7th, 2019

Author talk about life without children

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library welcomes Portland,…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Concourse d’ Elegance

Submitted by Helen Cosgrove This year’s Concourse d’ Elegance is dedicated to…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Lopezians selected for Heritage Arts Apprenticeship Program

Submitted by Hannah Schwendeman Lopez Island residents Carol Noyes and Gabe Strand…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

San Juan County Fair Food Preservation announces Ace Award

Submitted by San Juan County Parks & Fair It’s almost time for…

  • Aug 6th, 2019

Community picnic at The Lopez Historical Museum

Submitted by Lopez Historical Museum Come one, come all! If you’re like…

  • Aug 5th, 2019

Whale sanctuary project reveals two possible locations

In an effort to garner community input regarding a proposed whale sanctuary,…

  • Aug 5th, 2019

Kevin Taylor sentenced to 20 years

WARNING: The following story contains graphic details. Kevin Patrick Taylor, a 56-year-old…

  • Aug 1st, 2019

Colleen James releases first book of poetry

Sculptor, pencil artist, jeweler and gallery owner Colleen James has added another…

  • Jul 31st, 2019

The 60s | Poetry

by Colleen James I have such fond memories of the past Flower…

  • Jul 30th, 2019

San Juan Country Fair entertainment is lined up

Submitted by the San Juan County Fair The San Juan County Fair…

  • Jul 30th, 2019

A musical ferry trip

The Island Chordsmen Plus mixed-gender barbershop chorus from San Juan Island is…

  • Jul 29th, 2019
The Miró Quartet, from left to right: William Fedkenheuer, John Largess, Daniel Ching and Joshua Gindele. (Contributed photo)

Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival returns to Lopez

Submitted by Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival The 22nd season of the…

  • Jul 28th, 2019
The Miró Quartet, from left to right: William Fedkenheuer, John Largess, Daniel Ching and Joshua Gindele. (Contributed photo)

Call for original artworks at the Lopez Library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library is excited…

  • Jul 26th, 2019
Contributed photo. Ross and Rebecca MacDonald.

Surprise 4th of July wedding

Fireworks lit up the sky as Lopez islanders Ross and Rebecca MacDonald…

  • Jul 26th, 2019
Contributed photo. Ross and Rebecca MacDonald.