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  1. Cinema lovers throng to Port Townsend Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Plumb's and Gussman's documentary will go on to be the opening-night film at festivals in Bend, Ore., and Friday Harbor on San Juan Island this fall. Still other film festival-goers in Sonoma, Calif., and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, will have a chance ...

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  2. Victoria has flowers, pubs, English charm covered; but it also has thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... coast. If you can see a humpback whale on a tour from Victoria, you can also see them on a whale tour out of Friday Harbor in Washington's San Juan Islands. Humpback whales are slightly larger than gray whales and also are more aerobatic. The large ...

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  3. Washington, B.C. ferries add beauty to island vacation; San Juan Islands reservations due for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Columbia, I rode ferries six times and made only one reservation _ for the international crossing between Friday Harbor, Wash., and Sidney, B.C. Of course, I didn't ride on weekends and timed the trip for the post Labor Day late summer travel ...

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

    Sep 18, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... On Aug. 12, the day before the 2014 San Juan County Fair, Speers, while assigned to a work crew shift at the Friday Harbor fairgrounds, left the fairgrounds without permission at about 2 p.m. and boarded a ferry bound for Orcas Island. Deputies were ...

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  5. Infamous 'Barefoot Bandit' featured film in Friday Harbor Film Festival on San Juan IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    This July 2009 file self-portrait provided by the Island County Sheriff's Office shows Colton Harris-Moore, the subject of "The Barefoot Bandit Documentary." The second annual Friday Harbor Film Festival - Stories from the Pacific Rim, will feature "The Barfoot Bandit Documentary," a film about a crime spree that happened partly on Washington's San Juan Islands.

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  6. 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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  7. Saving the Orcas a " It is Up to Us, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Candace Calloway Whiting has studied and trained dolphins, seals, and orca whales. She is currently a volunteer at the Center for Whale Research at Friday Harbor.

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  8. Japan seeks backing for whaling despite UN rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | SFGate

    In this photo taken on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, a group of orca whales swim in the waters off San Juan Island near Friday Harbor, Wash., with Mt.

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  9. San Juan Island features dazzling west coast, one of Washington's most scenic spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... including the Pelindaba Lavender farm, and also of its harbors: Roche Harbor on the northwest side and Friday Harbor on the east coast. Friday Harbor is the biggest city in the islands and the seat of San Juan County, so it is a frequent ...

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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

    ... streetscape and welcome quality work that will become the historic landmark of the future. The Town of Friday Harbor's Historic Preservation Review Board is made up of ordinary, extraordinary people who volunteer their time to thoughtfully consider ...

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  11. New airport manager sees potential for growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Marysville Globe

    ... who was airport director for more than 13 years. Ryan, 55, spent the last six years as airport manager in Friday Harbor. He will make $90,732. Ryan is tasked with planning for the airport's future. He sees room for growth, but not so much that the ...

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  12. San Juan Islands' products include fudge on Lopez, pottery on Orcas, lavender on San JuanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... into oil and makes and sells 250 products at the store on the farm, as well as other Pelindaba stores at Friday Harbor and La Conner. Find Pelindaba Lavender Gatehouse Store and farm at 33 Hawthorne Lane, San Juan Island (a free island map widely ...

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  13. New Arlington airport manager sees potential for growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... he said, but you can see it from there. Ryan, 55, now lives near Loma Lake. He spent the last six years in Friday Harbor, working as the airport manager there. "I had a great time. I met a lot of great people and it's a beautiful area," he said. ...

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Lopez Island in Washington's San Juan Islands earns its nickname: 'Slo-pez'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Upon arrival at Lopez Island in Washington's San Juan Islands, visitors are welcomed at the ferry terminal by a snack bar. That's it: no glitzy harbor, as at Friday Harbor on San Juan Island, or even the utilitarian Orcas Village on Orcas Island.

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

    Sep 13, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Ledford, who marks his 40th season as a high school football coach in his second year in a second stint at Friday Harbor High School. While the team loses Nathan Steenkolk, who added his name to the list of Wolverines all-time rushing leaders and ...

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  18. Boats on the Salish Sea: a late-summer crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... power boats on all sides! Some people put a lot of money into their yachts. This one passed us on the way into Friday Harbor, getting to Customs before us. While we waited at Customs there was plenty of time to observe the boats tied up at the ...

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  19. Wolves fall to Friday Harbor | VolleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Whidbey News-Times

    The Coupeville High School volleyball won its first set of the season Thursday, Sept. 11, but the one win was not enough as visiting Friday Harbor took the nonleague match 3-1.

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  20. San Juan Islands idyllic early autum destination with great weather, light crowdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Vineyard and Harvest Festival on the Islands, with the Bite of the San Juan Islands coming Oct. 26; the second Friday Harbor Film Festival is coming Nov. 7-9, featuring documentaries of the Pacific Rim; the new San Juan Islands Museum of Art is ...

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