Life

Make a difference in a life, including your own

Submitted by Lopez Island Hospice and Home Support Do you want to…

  • Sep 19th, 2019

Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites the public to visit a state park for free

Submitted by Washington State Parks In honor of National Public Lands Day,…

  • Sep 18th, 2019

7th annual Lopez Walkabout

Submitted by Lopez Community Trails Network Lopez Community Trails Network is celebrating…

  • Sep 15th, 2019

Celebrate 40 years of Friends of the San Juans

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Friends of the San Juans…

  • Sep 13th, 2019

Southern Resident Killer Whales given Lummi name in a traditional ceremony

Submitted by Friends of the San Juans Lummi Nation held a Sna’teng,…

  • Sep 11th, 2019

Amita Lhamo reading at Lopez Bookshop

Submitted by Lopez Bookshop On Friday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m., Lopez…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

County needs advisory board volunteers

Submitted by San Juan County The County Council is searching for San…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

Western bluebird reintroduction has a successful year

The bright blue flash of male western bluebirds gliding over dried prairie…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

Willis family fair winners

Submitted by Kyle Willis Colby Willis showed his 5-month-old Kiko goat, Chocolate…

  • Sep 10th, 2019

Manuscript editing workshop at the library

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library Working on a book? The Lopez…

  • Sep 8th, 2019

Lopez Hospice and Home Support offers volunteer training class

Submitted by Lopez Island Hospice & Home Support Do you want to…

  • Sep 5th, 2019

Author Talk by Dahr Jamail, “The End of Ice”

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Friends of the Lopez Island…

  • Sep 4th, 2019

Danielle Arnott wins at fair

Submitted by Stanley Arnott Danielle Arnott of Lopez Island wins Grand Champion…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Let’s hum together | Poetry

by Colleen James Let’s hum that melody of memories Humming is so…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Noah Rovente wins at fair

Noah Rovente of Lopez Island wins Grand Champion SR. Sheep Fitting and…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Travis Arnott wins at fair

Travis Arnott of Lopez Island wins Reserve Champion in SR. Beef Fitting…

  • Sep 3rd, 2019

Home Tour showcases dreams built and lives shaped

Submitted by Gretchen Wing and the Home Tour Committee Homes often represent…

  • Sep 2nd, 2019

Awakening from a Dream (Brain Injury) | Poetry

by Brenda Asterino Awakening from a dream Not quite all the way.…

  • Sep 1st, 2019

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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