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  1. Survey says? Town would like to know what you think about... the townRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The Town of Friday Harbor is seeking public participation in a survey to help identify the perceived image of the town and provide direction for marketing the town as a place to live, grow a business, start a new business, and vacation. Nine questions in all, the survey, which will be online for the next four weeks, can be located and filled out on the Town web site, www.fridayharbor.org, and at, bit.ly/branding-fh, through Oct. 15. The survey is conducted by Roger Brooks International , the company selected to help coordinate the town Branding and Marketing initiative.

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  2. 'Captured' on film at second annual Friday Harbor Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    After a series of risky, brazen thefts across the Pacific Northwest, including two planes, one each from Orcas and San Juan Island, a speedboat from Friday Harbor and another plane from Anacortes, complete with crash-landing at the Orcas Island Airport-local authorities were on the heels of Colton Harris-Moore. Fast forward to today, where the story has been caught on film.

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  3. Short-handed Wolverines claim big win on the road | Boys soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Playing the third of a three-game road spell to open the season, the Wolverines collected their second win of the season with a 4-1 win against La Conner. Friday Harbor came into the game missing Michael Hoeller , Sam Paul-Barrette and Arno Issanjou , all of whom are key offensive players.

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  4. Money matters energize electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    But with three contested county office races, including sheriff, and no fewer than six local property tax or bond measures on the Nov. 4 election ballot, San Juan County voters have plenty to pay attention to in the run-up to the 2014 general election. "That's an unusual number," Auditor Milene Henley said of the property tax measures.

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  5. Wickman hat-trick fuels win over Concrete | Girls soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Not only did the clouds burst for a wet game between the Wolverines and Concrete Lions, but the Friday Harbor girls soccer team made it rain goals, with an 8-0 win in their home opener. Also breaking a goal drought was sophomore midfielder Emma Wickman, who came into the game with no varsity goals to her name.

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  6. Off-duty deputy rescues two from smoke-filled homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Deputy Doug Maya, foreground, joins other public safety officials in evaluating a search-and-rescue helicopter . It was a beautiful August day and Doug Maya had just finished playing soccer with his girlfriend's daughter, Jayna.

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  7. Friday Harbor topples Loggers in a rout; 43-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Frustration mounts on the Darrington sideline as Friday Harbor running back Kai Herko eludes tacklers on a long run from scrimmage. With a bit more muscle and a lot more speed, the Wolverines claimed their second win of the season in a 43-6 route at home, Friday, Sept.

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  8. Work crew vanishing act prompts 17-month sentence | Crime BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    An Orcas Island man who checked out early and without permission from a shift on the Sheriff's Department work crew was sentenced to a 17-month prison term for felony escape. On Sept.

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  9. Krebs for sheriff; leads by example | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    I first came in contact with Ron as a Middle School Parent. I was drama instructor at Friday Harbor Middle & High School.

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  10. It's Friday Harbor historya and you | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    I have always loved old buildings. As a young person I adopted the motto "No new buildings until all the old ones are fixed up!" Strange kid, huh? I think I came by this from my mother, who loved old stuff, from antiques to salvaged building parts or the cool artifacts that sometimes showed up when we would dig in our yard.

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  11. Will utility rates rise in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The OPALCO Board of Directors will discuss utility rates for 2015, beginning budget talks for the upcoming year at its next meeting, Sept. 18, in Friday Harbor.

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  12. San Juan man to serve 28 months for weapons theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    A San Juan Island man who admitted to breaking into a home, theft of a loaded handgun and stashing it in a milk crate in the living room of the Friday Harbor apartment that he shares with his wife and young children was ordered to serve two years and four months in prison. On Aug. 20, Brian Michael Flierl, 35, pleaded guilty in San Juan County Superior Court to one count of theft of a firearm, a Class B felony, and to one count of unlawful possession of a firearm, a Class C felony.

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  13. Retooled, rebuilt for 2B battle | Fall Sports Preview FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Front row, from left: Jess Hargrove, Luke Stromberg, Ben Webb, Peter Holt, Bill Revercomb, Cole Thomas, Gabe Lawson, Oliver Webb. Second row, Jesse Kolowitz, Hunter Smith, Ben Ware, Tyler, James, Henry Arnold, Dakota Brown, Caleb DeLazerda, Third row, Isaiah Houck, Jordan Davis , Sam Daniels, Griffin, Thomas Synoground, Jackson Briggs, Conner Brown.

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  14. Size, experience on their side | Fall Sports Preview Boys' SoccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Back row, from left; Coach Kevin Porter, Chris Hallock, Arno Issanjou, Finn Cullen, Max Hanel, Sam Stewart, Michael Hoeller, Ian Williams, Peter Strasser, Cassidy Quigley, Sam Gabler-Brown, Dalton Ayers, Joe Stewart, Tao Zuo, Will Christison, Perhm Black, Coach Andy Duke. Front row; Nick Armstrong, Jackson Peebles, Jaden Roberts, Max Mattox, Sam Paul-Barette, Danil Sonjaya, Javier Gomez, Zack Porter, Robby Miller, Bruce Yao.

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  15. Born under a bad sign? Newborn joins population in throes of 30-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    A newborn calf, L-120, travels the waters of Haro Strait in the company of its mother, L-86, and brother, L-106, Saturday, Sept. 6. A two-year drought came to a welcomed end Saturday, Sept.

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  16. Choir adds song to 'Shining Night'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The Northwest Repertory Singers will perform several compositions by acclaimed composer Morten Lauridsen as part of a special screening of the documentary showcasing his life, " Shining Night ," selected as "People's Choice" at the 2013 Friday Harbor Film Festival. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.

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  17. Battle-tested, ready to soar | Fall Sports Preview Girls' VolleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Not only does Head Coach Travis Mager welcome back the heart of the team that a year ago topped all others in amassing victories over the past decade, finishing 12-6 overall and on the doorstep of the Division 1A Tri-District tournament, but there's still room to grow. Back to anchor the front line, prowling the net with height and a formidable lefty-righty combination are the Wolverines twin towers, juniors Allie Galt and Madi Kincaid.

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  18. Game, set, no more match? | Fall Sports Preview Boys' TennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    On the eve of competition, prospective opponents shied away from putting the Wolverines on their calendar because of the absence of bodies on the Friday Harbor roster, and the team at the moment lacks anything resembling a match schedule for the season ahead. In fact, with an early season turnout totaling just two players, both new to the program, first-year head coach Ben Troutman and company may likely end up losing the entire season without a single swing of the racquet.

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  19. Observance of 9/11 anniversary, Thursday, in Friday HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    Francis Smith of San Juan EMS rings a ceremonial bell at the conclusion of the 2013 'Remembrance Ceremony' in Friday Harbor, an observance of the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

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  20. Panel to weigh in at Climate Action series finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The final event of the summer-long speaker series, "Climate Action Imperative: Understanding Impacts & Making Choices," kicks off with a hosted reception at 5 p.m. followed by panel discussion, 7 p.m., today, at San Juan Community Theatre. The back-to-back events wrap up the series, which featured eight climate change experts-oceanographers to botanists, biologists to meteorologists.

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