Life

Shakespeare’s ‘Tempest’ coming to Lopez Island Vineyards

Summer Shakespeare is back! On July 13 and 14, Island Stage Left’s…

  • Jul 19th, 2018

Wonder | Poetry

I wonder if all my colorful shoes Wager on which will be…

  • Jul 19th, 2018

County seeks input on fairground master plan

The San Juan County Fairgrounds is updating its Master Plan and wants…

  • Jul 12th, 2018

Joe Reilly and Allison Radell concert Friday

Joe Reilly, the much-loved troubadour who has brought uplifting music to Lopez…

  • Jul 10th, 2018

Healthy and Balanced Living classes

Have you been thinking about ways to improve your health? Are you…

  • Jul 9th, 2018

Lopez restaurateurs struggle to house their employees

By Gretchen Wing Special to the Weekly In the tiny, vibrant kitchen…

  • Jul 8th, 2018

Magician Matthew Laslo to perform at Lopez Center

Local, award-winning magician Matthew Laslo is making his annual return to the…

  • Jul 7th, 2018

Gov. Inslee proclaims July 10 as Lineworker Appreciation Day

Submitted by OPALCO Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed July 10,…

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Lions announce parade theme and grand marshal

“Small Community, Big Heart has been selected as the theme for the…

  • Jul 5th, 2018

Shook Twins come to shake up the islands

Katelyn and Laurie Shook are often asked if they’re actually twins or…

League of Women Voters to hold forums for state, national primary candidates

Submitted by LWV The League of Women Voters of the San Juans…

  • Jul 3rd, 2018

Learn about fire danger on Lopez

Submitted by event organizers Learn about fire danger on Lopez from 6-8…

  • Jul 2nd, 2018

Prepare for a fun Fourth of July on Lopez Island

Lopez’s Fourth of July celebration has become one of the state’s most…

  • Jun 28th, 2018

Award-winning musicians come to Lopez

The Festival of American Fiddle Tunes held each year in Port Townsend…

  • Jun 26th, 2018

Samish Indian Nation honored for work in San Juans

The Samish Indian Nation has been honored as one of the winners…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

New art show opening June 22 at Lopez Center

There is a new art show at the Lopez Center for Community…

  • Jun 22nd, 2018
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
Heather Spaulding/staff photo
                                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
Contributed photo/ San Juan County Land Bank
                                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