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UW Medicine outside labs | Update

Submitted by UW Medicine UW Medicine listened to community feedback and we’re…

  • Apr 2nd, 2018

Are you part of the problem?

Submitted by Lopez Island Prevention Coalition As a community, we need to…

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Locavores celebrate 10 years

By Ande Finley As we squelch into spring, our thoughts turn to…

  • Mar 30th, 2018

Tech surplus sale

Submitted by Lopez Island School District Lopez Island School District will be…

  • Mar 29th, 2018

Toddlers poisoned by marijuana edibles and e-liquids

Submitted by Lopez Island Prevention Coalition You’d never dream your child would…

  • Mar 29th, 2018

How much sleep is enough?

Submitted by the Lopez Island Prevention Coalition Ben Franklin once said, “Early…

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Public swim center receives $500,000 from state

Submitted by Friends of Lopez Island Pool The Friends of Lopez Island…

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Margaret Heard on dean’s list

Margaret Anne Heard junior from Lopez Island was named to the dean’s…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Lopez Lions announce theme and grand marshal for July 4th parade

Submitted by Lopez Lions Club “’Small Community, Big Heart’ has been selected…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

History of Lopez Island Golf Club

Submitted by Ian Lange On July 31, Lopez Island Golf Club will…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

EDC presents advertising workshop with San Juan Islands experts

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council Business owners are…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Alt-Right lecture with investigative journalist David Neiwert at the Lopez Library

Submitted by the Lopez Library Seattle-based investigative reporter David Neiwert has been…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Will you show up to do something about it?

Do you want to know the most valuable information to leave when…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Coast Salish speakers coming to Lopez Island

Submitted by Kristina Moen, Lopez Library The Lopez Island Library, San Juan…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Organic farming gathering: Film and panel

Submitted by Jodie Snapp for Lopez Island Grange Have you been to…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Spotlight on: Howard Harris

Howard Harris will turn 101 in April. While this makes him the…

  • Mar 20th, 2018

Lopez School Talent Show

What is this about an Lopez School Talent Show on Saturday, March…

  • Mar 19th, 2018

Lopez Bookshop welcomes park historian and poet

Submitted by Lopez Bookshop Lopez Bookshop hosts two authors this month. Historian…

  • Mar 17th, 2018

Windborne to perform at Center Church

By Heather Harrison Windborne is an internationally acclaimed folk group based in…

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Sixth annual Agricultural Summit this weekedn

Only two days away from the largest gathering of farmers, agrarians and…

  • Mar 15th, 2018

Fair entertainment and program sponsorship opportunities

Consider sponsoring the county fair this year. Your sponsorship earns you benefits…

  • Mar 13th, 2018

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents Shakespeare in Italy

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents a program of mostly Italian…

  • Mar 6th, 2018

Join the Year to Zero Waste challenge

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District With significant restrictions on plastics…

  • Mar 2nd, 2018

Helping those in crisis in San Juan County

The phone rang at 6 a.m. The voice on the other line…

Contributed photo/San Juan Preservation Trust staff archive

Mrount Grant preserve expands

Submitted by the San Juan County Land Bank On the heels of…

  • Feb 28th, 2018
Contributed photo/San Juan Preservation Trust staff archive

Story Bridge comes to Lopez

Submitted by Lopez Community Land Trust So many fronts are impacting islanders…

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Free Estate Planning Workshop on Lopez

Local attorney Cyrus Field is presenting a free Estate Planning Workshop at…

  • Feb 27th, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                John Stamey handing out flowers.

Carnations around town from Stand Up Men

The Stand Up Men were not afraid to stop traffic to hand…

  • Feb 26th, 2018
Staff photo/Heather Spaulding
                                John Stamey handing out flowers.

Basic boater education class offered in Friday Harbor

Submitted by the Coast Guard Auxiliary The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary San…

  • Feb 26th, 2018
Contributed photo/Center for Whale Research
                                A Southern resident killer whale leaps from the water.

Captain Hobbes creates organization to protect orcas

Captian Hobbes organizes for whale protections

  • Feb 26th, 2018
Contributed photo/Center for Whale Research
                                A Southern resident killer whale leaps from the water.

Nourdine Jensen scholarship applications due March 9

Submitted by OPALCO Orcas Power and Light Cooperative’s Nourdine Jensen Cooperative Youth…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Loring says goodbye after ten ‘friendly’ years

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans After 10 years of public…

  • Feb 23rd, 2018

The Age of Loneliness: Cultivating Spirit through Environmental Activism

Submitted by the San Juan Island Grange How can we stay hopeful,…

  • Feb 22nd, 2018
Contributed photo/Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching
                                From left to right, Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching Owner Jeff Friedman, Matthew McConaughey’s mom, Matthew McConaughey, and Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching Owner Spencer Domico.

Lincoln commercial features Matthew McConaughey on San Juan Islands barge

The commercial that locals have been waiting for is finally on the…

Contributed photo/Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching
                                From left to right, Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching Owner Jeff Friedman, Matthew McConaughey’s mom, Matthew McConaughey, and Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching Owner Spencer Domico.

Twelth annual Farmers Market poster contest

The Lopez Farmers Market is having its 12th annual poster contest. The…

  • Feb 18th, 2018

Consent: What it is and how to get it | Teen dating violence

In the impressionable pre-teen and teen years, youth form ideas about dating…

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Meet OPALCO election candidates

Submitted by OPALCO The volunteer-based elections and governance committee has selected two…

  • Feb 16th, 2018

Joyce Sobel | A legendary life

Passionate about assisting children and families, Joyce Sobel was a quiet leader…

  • Feb 13th, 2018

Spotlight on: The Post Siblings — Delores Post Foss, Dan Post, Stuart Post

When Stuart Post was asked for a Spotlight interview, he suggested: “How…

  • Feb 9th, 2018

Healthy relationships and teen dating violence

Submitted by SAFE San Juans By exploring the dating process, teenagers gain…

  • Feb 8th, 2018