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Compliance complaints, bovine breakouts, stock up sailing | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

Compliance complaints, bovine breakouts, stock up sailing | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls. April…

  • Apr 18th, 2020
Compliance complaints, bovine breakouts, stock up sailing | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with the San Juan Islands Earth Month pledge

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with the San Juan Islands Earth Month pledge

Submitted by Stewardship Network of the San Juans The Stewardship Network of…

  • Apr 16th, 2020
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with the San Juan Islands Earth Month pledge
IRS extends more tax deadlines to cover individuals, trusts, estates corporations and others

IRS extends more tax deadlines to cover individuals, trusts, estates corporations and others

Submitted by the Internal Revenue Service To help taxpayers, the Department of…

  • Apr 16th, 2020
IRS extends more tax deadlines to cover individuals, trusts, estates corporations and others
Checking in on our current situation

Checking in on our current situation

Submitted by San Juan County We want to check in with the…

  • Apr 15th, 2020
Checking in on our current situation
Great Islands Clean-Up becomes month-long individual effort

Great Islands Clean-Up becomes month-long individual effort

Submitted by Lopez Solid Waste Disposal District In honor of Earth Day’s…

  • Apr 15th, 2020
Great Islands Clean-Up becomes month-long individual effort
Talking to kids about school staying closed

Talking to kids about school staying closed

Submitted by Washington State Department of Health Gov. Jay Inslee and Superintendent…

  • Apr 15th, 2020
Talking to kids about school staying closed
Attorney General launches campaign encouraging Washingtonians to report price gouging

Attorney General launches campaign encouraging Washingtonians to report price gouging

Submitted by Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s office On April 7, Attorney General…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
Attorney General launches campaign encouraging Washingtonians to report price gouging

Delivering soon? PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center and Island Hospital Childbirth Centers offer assurance

Submitted by Peace Health To ensure a safe delivery and provide mothers…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
Help support island nonprofits, April 15-26

Help support island nonprofits, April 15-26

Submitted by Robert Harrison GiveLopez is a collaborative Spring fundraiser benefitting four…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
Help support island nonprofits, April 15-26

Lopez Island Library Presents The Village Square

Submitted by the Lopez Island Library The Lopez Island Library, in collaboration…

  • Apr 14th, 2020

Resources available to support families during COVID-19 pandemic

Submitted by Washington Health Care Authority As Washington families transition to online…

  • Apr 14th, 2020
State Parks to reschedule April free days

State Parks to reschedule April free days

Submitted by Washington State Parks Washington State Parks is postponing its two…

  • Apr 13th, 2020
State Parks to reschedule April free days
Dealing with loss due to COVID-19

Dealing with loss due to COVID-19

Submitted by the Washington State Department of Health The U.S. Surgeon General…

  • Apr 13th, 2020
Dealing with loss due to COVID-19

Sheriff and Prosecuting Attorney on order enforcement

Submitted by San Juan County While a majority of San Juan County…

  • Apr 13th, 2020
Working Washington Small Business Grants

Working Washington Small Business Grants

Submitted by San Juan County Economy Development Council The Washington State Department…

  • Apr 13th, 2020
Working Washington Small Business Grants
Ferries extends winter sailing schedules through June 20

Ferries extends winter sailing schedules through June 20

Submitted by Washington State Ferries As part of the state’s response to…

  • Apr 13th, 2020
Ferries extends winter sailing schedules through June 20
New public health recommendation to cover the face

New public health recommendation to cover the face

Submitted by San Juan County April 5, 2020: Following a recent Centers…

  • Apr 12th, 2020
New public health recommendation to cover the face
Sheriff says no vacation rentals reported yet have rented units

Sheriff says no vacation rentals reported yet have rented units

Submitted by San Juan County Sheriff Ron Krebs Over the last few…

  • Apr 10th, 2020
Sheriff says no vacation rentals reported yet have rented units

An interview with San Juan County patient No. 4

Submitted by San Juan County We had the opportunity to talk with…

  • Apr 10th, 2020
What if empathy went viral

What if empathy went viral

Submitted by San Juan County By Nathan Kessler-Jeffrey, Executive Artistic Director San…

  • Apr 10th, 2020
What if empathy went viral
A dozen cases in the San Juan Islands

A dozen cases in the San Juan Islands

As of 6 p.m., April 9, San Juan County is reporting there…

  • Apr 9th, 2020
A dozen cases in the San Juan Islands
Caring for your financial health

Caring for your financial health

Submitted by Washington State Department of Health The COVID-19 pandemic is causing…

  • Apr 8th, 2020
Caring for your financial health

DCD Operations Changes in through April 30

Submitted by San Juan County Department of Community Development General Questions and…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
Lopez Covid-19 health support group comes together

Lopez Covid-19 health support group comes together

Submitted by Ann Palmer In times of crisis, people pull together or…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
Lopez Covid-19 health support group comes together
No need to stock up or disinfect your groceries

No need to stock up or disinfect your groceries

Submitted by The Washington State Department of Health Grocery stores are open…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
No need to stock up or disinfect your groceries

PeaceHealth offers mobile COVID-19 testing

Submitted by Peace Health Medical Group To minimize face-to-face contact and ensure…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
San Juan County Council allocates emergency rental assistance

San Juan County Council allocates emergency rental assistance

At their March 31, 2020 meeting the San Juan County Council directed…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
San Juan County Council allocates emergency rental assistance

Scammers already targeting COVID-19 payments

Submitted by the Washington State Attorney Generals Office Attorney General Bob Ferguson…

  • Apr 7th, 2020
Answering your COVID-19 questions

Answering your COVID-19 questions

Submitted by Washington State Department of Health We continue to learn more…

  • Apr 6th, 2020
Answering your COVID-19 questions

Medical surge planning: hoping for the best, planning for the worst

Submitted by San Juan County Many in the islands are wondering how…

  • Apr 6th, 2020
Power bill assistance

Power bill assistance

Submitted by Orcas Power and Light Cooperative The Orcas Power and Light…

  • Apr 6th, 2020
Power bill assistance

State, federal government pushes funding to hospitals to support COVID-19 response

Submitted by the Washington Health Care Authority To support hospitals in preparing…

  • Apr 5th, 2020
Caring for loved ones

Caring for loved ones

Submitted by the Washington State Department of Health Many of us are…

  • Apr 5th, 2020
Caring for loved ones

Port closed to transient moorage

Submitted by the Port of Friday Harbor The Port of Friday Harbor,…

  • Apr 5th, 2020
Compass Health shares COVID-19 safety resources with community

Compass Health shares COVID-19 safety resources with community

Submitted by Compass Health Behavioral health organization Compass Health announced it is…

  • Apr 5th, 2020
Compass Health shares COVID-19 safety resources with community

Washington State Parks camp host tests positive for COVID-19

Submitted by the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission The Washington State…

  • Apr 4th, 2020
Several new positive test results reported in San Juan County

Several new positive test results reported in San Juan County

San Juan County Health and Community Services staff were notified of four…

  • Apr 4th, 2020
Several new positive test results reported in San Juan County
Stolen saw, charging canines, screaming citizens | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

Stolen saw, charging canines, screaming citizens | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

The San Juan County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls. March…

  • Apr 4th, 2020
Stolen saw, charging canines, screaming citizens | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log
What the land bank is doing to curb COVID-19

What the land bank is doing to curb COVID-19

Submitted by San Juan County Land Bank Your conservation land bank is…

  • Apr 3rd, 2020
What the land bank is doing to curb COVID-19
Coronavirus Is not fair

Coronavirus Is not fair

Submitted by the Washington State Department of Health If you have kids,…

  • Apr 2nd, 2020
Coronavirus Is not fair