Life

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

Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival is back for 20th year of out of this world music

It began with a handful of musicians and just a few concerts.…

EDC wants to hear from you about broken ferries affecting your business

The EDC is looking for stories of how the ferry outage and…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Lopez Community Land Trust awarded

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

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Growing a Revolution

Submitted by San Juan Islands Conservation District Join the San Juan Islands…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Community blood drives in August

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

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Sean Hayes: rhythm and blues and folk at Lopez Center

Sean Hayes has a distinct voice: a little rough around the edges…

Tribal canoe journey comes to Lopez, July 24

by Kai Sanburn Special to the Weekly “To make a show of…

  • Jul 19th, 2017

Look for the orange tag on Copper Rockfish

Submitted by Kwaiht Sports fishers are helping local scientists track the movements…

  • Jul 15th, 2017

Karl Kruger first person to finish Race to Alaska on a paddleboard

One stroke at a time. One stroke after another brought him closer…

Friday Harbor Attorney Katie Loring Seeks Appointment as Next San Juan County Superior Court Judge.

Friday Harbor Attorney Katie Loring Seeks Appointment as Next San Juan County Superior Court Judge.

  • Jul 11th, 2017

SouthEnders concert benefits Catherine Washburn Medical Association

By Gretchen Wing Special to The Weekly Who cares for the ones…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Summer temps heighten wildfire danger

With the arrival of summer temperatures and the Fourth of July holiday,…

Local Attorney Jon Cain Applies for Superior Court Judge Position

Submitted by Jon Cain Jon Cain of Friday Harbor submitted his application…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Lopez Island Library’s 37th Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

Submitted by Lopez Island Library Join us Wednesday, July 12 at 11…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Standing room only at medical center town hall

Submitted by the Catherine Washburn Medical Association About 200 people attended a…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Local author releases fantasy novel

Seattle/Lopez Island-based author HM Sanders has released the first book of her…

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Lopez pool hires architect team

The Friends of Lopez Island Pool are delighted to announce the hiring…

  • Jul 8th, 2017

Final stretch for Lopez School renovation

Submitted by Lopez Island School District The Lopez Island School 15-month renovation…

  • Jul 7th, 2017

Matthew the magician comes to Lopez

Last summer, 16-year-old magician Matthew Laslo, shown above, made his network television…

  • Jul 6th, 2017

Lopez Island Library’s summer programs for children and young adults

There is still plenty of time to join in the fun with…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Sasquatch: Man-Ape or Myth

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library Join the library on Thursday, July…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

The art of social change

As systemic greed, prejudice, and disconnection runs amuck, a non-profit troupe of…

  • Jun 29th, 2017

4th of July used book sale just around the corner

Submitted by Lopez Island Library On Tuesday, July 4, the Friends of…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Spotlight on: Ralph Bladt

If Ralph Bladt’s father had had his way, Ralph might never have…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Italian Arum: Class C Noxious Weed

By San Juan County Noxious Weed Control Program Few may know Italian…

World of wild weeds | Guest Column

By Toni Shiurba Special to the Weekly Weeds have a bad rap…

  • Jun 19th, 2017

Grange seeks funds for maintenance projects

Perhaps it was a recent square dance or a music event. Maybe…

  • Jun 14th, 2017

Lopez woman helps Kenyan orphans

For 23 years, Cathy Doherty was a nurse practitioner at the Lopez…

Missoula Children’s Theatre returns to Lopez

Submitted by LIFRC After five years away, we are thrilled to have…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

Emergence at the museum

First Nation artists will be honored at the San Juan Museum of…

  • Jun 3rd, 2017

Celebration of life for Deborah Young

To reach out and worship together in honor of a life serving…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Island students visit Japan

By Joe Behnke Special to the Weekly Lopez and Orcas students traveled…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017

Celebrate National Trails Day on Lopez

Submitted by the Lopez Community Trails Network Saturday, June 3 is National…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Lopez Horse 4-H Club learns about pasture management

By Aiden Willis, Lopez Horse 4-H Club Secretary On May 7, Brook…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

A procession of threatened Lopez species

Submitted by KWIAHT For Earth Day we imagined a Procession of Rare…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Spotlight on Ann Palmer

We all know the Tech Guy: dexterity on computer keyboard like Mozart’s…

  • Jun 1st, 2017

An unusual concert to benefit music at Lopez Center

Extraordinary French Horn soloist, Nels Magelssen, will join our Lopez soprano, Ginni…

  • May 25th, 2017