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Gratuitous graffiti, absent Apple, skilled Samaritans | San Juan County Sheriffs Log

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

  • Apr 10th, 2021
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Thirteen new cases of COVID since April 2

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  • Apr 9th, 2021
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Get vaccinated this Saturday, April 10

Submitted by Lopez Island Pharmacy Lopez Island Pharmacy is having another mass…

  • Apr 7th, 2021
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Senate Democrat plan increases state spending by 12%

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service Funding for health care, education and…

  • Apr 6th, 2021

Bill would end Native imagery for public schools, teams

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service Ivy Pete remembers attending high school…

  • Apr 6th, 2021

Police reform on track in Legislature

By Sydney Brown WNPA News Service Limits on the use of force…

  • Apr 6th, 2021

Whistleblower law advances in Legislature

By Angelica Relente WNPA News Service A bill moving through the Washington…

  • Apr 6th, 2021
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Straight talk for right now

Submitted by San Juan County First off, though it was slightly tempting…

  • Apr 6th, 2021
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San Juan County Courts resume jury trials

You will start seeing juror summonses again soon.

  • Apr 6th, 2021
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County posts COVID uptick

Submitted by San Juan County Note: Current positive case numbers are available…

  • Apr 6th, 2021
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SJC COVID-19 vaccine registration, 9 a.m., April 5

Submitted by San Juan County San Juan County Health and Community Services…

  • Apr 4th, 2021
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Kicked car, enigmatic explosion, consistent cat | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

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

  • Apr 4th, 2021
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Washington State Ferries want your input

Submitted by Washington State Ferries Our next survey is just around the…

  • Apr 1st, 2021
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EA-18G Growler Air to Air, VAQ-138 from NAS Whidbey Island, Washington. (U.S. Navy photo)

Federal judge rejects injunction request against Navy Growlers

The decision wasn’t a surprise, and it doesn’t directly affect the underlying lawsuits by the state Attorney General’s Office and COER.

EA-18G Growler Air to Air, VAQ-138 from NAS Whidbey Island, Washington. (U.S. Navy photo)
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Insect interference, aircraft accidents, mistaken moorage | The San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

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

  • Mar 27th, 2021
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Two new COVID cases ends San Juan County’s caseless streak

Submitted by San Juan County Note: Current positive case numbers are available…

  • Mar 26th, 2021
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Home delivery offers heart and health to area’s elders

Perhaps nothing says love better than a hot meal or a warm,…

  • Mar 26th, 2021
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Charter Review Commission holds town halls

By MINOR LILE Sounder Contributor It has been a busy two weeks…

  • Mar 23rd, 2021
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Help for low-income students passes Senate

Submitted by Joseph Claypoole WNPA News Service The College Bound Scholarship for…

  • Mar 22nd, 2021
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Department of Health stands by CDC recommendations

Submitted by the Washington State Department of Health The Washington State Department…

  • Mar 22nd, 2021
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Contaminated Lopez Island property to be auctioned off

By Heather Spaulding Weekly contributor There are thousands of known or suspected…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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Raging room, clogging conifers, beached bones | San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

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

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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OPALCO Election opens March 22

Submitted by Orcas Power & Light Cooperative OPALCO members are owners of…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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Survey to Assess Number of Unvaccinated Islanders Who Are 65 and Older

Submitted by San Juan County To better understand the current need for…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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Phases and tiers: Increased vaccine eligibility and reopening

Submitted by San Juan County Info below will attempt to provide some…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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Vote counting equipment testing March 23

Submitted by San Juan County A “Logic and Accuracy” test of ballot…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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County receives COVID vaccine for teachers

Submitted by San Juan County In a great piece of news, on…

  • Mar 21st, 2021
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Science journalist Judith Schwartz keynotes Land Trust’s Annual Meeting

Submitted by the Lopez Community Land Trust Join the Lopez Community Land…

  • Mar 18th, 2021
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Whale Museum goes virtual with workshop for marine naturalists

Submitted by the Whale Museum The Whale Museum (TWM) is holding an…

  • Mar 15th, 2021
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San Juan County COVID first dose open registration, March 15

New Vaccine Registration Window: MONDAY MARCH 15th @ 9AM Those who are…

  • Mar 14th, 2021
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Sweepstakes scam, mammal misfortune, vehicle vandals | The San Juan County Sheriff’s Log

The San Juan County Sheriff’s office responded to the following calls. Feb.…

  • Mar 13th, 2021
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Statewide move to Phase 3 of recovery plan, return to spectator events and Phase 1B, Tier 2 vaccine eligibility

Submitted by Gov. Jay Inslee’s office Gov. Jay Inslee announced on March…

  • Mar 12th, 2021
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Gottmans win national award

Submitted by the Gottman Institute From time to time, individuals come along…

  • Mar 11th, 2021
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Local author launches new work

Submitted by Skye Burn Known for her innovative and impactful Social Artistry,…

  • Mar 9th, 2021
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Charter Review Commission to hold town hall meetings

By Minor Lile Sounder Contributor In an effort to solicit input from…

  • Mar 9th, 2021
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San Juan County’s vacation rental discussion continues

San Juan County has issued permits for 1,002 vacation rentals, according to…

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Jennifer Johnston's third-grade class.

Island schools talk reopening strategies

For some island students, it’s been 11 months since they walked the…

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Jennifer Johnston's third-grade class.
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Don’t write-off the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, says San Juan County

Submitted by San Juan County As most are aware, the Johnson &…

  • Mar 8th, 2021
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San Juan County goes two weeks without a COVID case

Submitted by San Juan County Note: Current positive case numbers are available…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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Roll out of COVID vaccine to date in San Juan County

Submitted by San Juan County As vaccine distribution efforts continue, it is…

  • Mar 5th, 2021
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