Friday Harbor Newswire (Page 9)

Friday Harbor Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Friday Harbor, WA. (Page 9)

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  1. Annual Knowledge Bowl brings together students and community service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    The 22nd annual Knowledge Bowl will be held on Monday, February 8, at the Community Theatre at 7 p.m. The fabulous Friday Harbor High School Jazz Band will begin performing at 6:30 and the Friday Harbor Middle School Parent Teacher Association will be offering baked treats in the lobby before and during the event. There will be raffle items during intermission as well.

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  2. Fourth annual Agricultural Summit coming to the islands in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    The fourth annual San Juan Islands Agricultural Summit will be held in Friday Harbor, San Juan Island on Feb. 11-13. This inspiring and informative event brings together 200 farmers, local food and farm advocates, national and regional experts, chefs, and community members for three days of relevant workshops, sessions, keynote talks, good food, and camaraderie.

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  3. Oldest state ferry officially retiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the early 1960s." -Washington State Ferries. Photo courtesy WSDOT. "The 87-car M/V Evergreen State pulls into Friday Harbor during the 1990s. Washington State Ferries raised the passenger deck a few feet in 1988, allowing the vessel to accommodate ...

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  4. San Juan County Sheriff's Log: January 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... at a local park. The matter remains under investigation. a Deputies on patrol identified a subject in the Friday Harbor area who had an outstanding felony warrant. The subject was arrested and booked into the San Juan County Jail without incident. a ...

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  5. Boys break even, girls win twice and wrestling going strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    The Friday Harbor boy's basketball team broke even this week with one loss and one win. The Wolverines lost to cross town rival Orcas by just two points in Tuesday's home game Jan. 5. Friday Harbor was down by 17 points after the first half but rallied in the second quarter to tie it up.

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  6. New Book Reveals the Human Face of ObamacareRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash., Jan. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Copernicus Healthcare announced today the release of a new book about ObamaCare in the U.S., The Human Face of Obamacare: Promises vs. Reality and What Comes Next. This book shows the human face of the Affordable Care Act as the stories of real patients and their families best illustrate continuing problems of our health care system.

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  7. Q&A with councilman Rick Hughes on the county's 2015 success, struggles and goals for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... 3. Inter-Governmental Cohesion We have worked really hard to co-exist and work together with the Town of Friday Harbor. Wherever the town goes the county has to be a part of that, so we need to work together. I am really proud of our county ...

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  8. Eastsound gets a broadband upgrade, Friday Harbor is next on the listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Eastsound is the pilot project for the broader plan of bringing broadband to the islands. According to Burke, Friday Harbor presents more of a challenge to Rock Island because of a longer tourism season, more developed terrain and there are more ...

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  9. Trial of Grellet-Tinner moved from January to MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor, which is a felony. He is being represented by Lawrence Delay of Friday Harbor. The alleged sexual encounters occurred with one of Grellet-Tinner's science class students in early October. Sheriff Ron ...

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  10. Nominations for local good steward must be in by end of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... nominations, visit stewardshipsanjuans.org. Mail nominations to the San Juan Nature Institute, PO Box 3110, Friday Harbor, WA 98250. For more info, We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this ...

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  11. Gerald Grellet-Tinner's trial moved to MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    The trial of Gerald Grellet-Tinner, 59, an Orcas High School teacher who plead not guilty to having a sexual relationship with his 18-year-old student, has been moved to March 7. The original date was set for Jan. 11. Grellet-Tinner has been charged with two counts of sexual misconduct with a minor, which is a felony. He is being represented by Lawrence Delay of Friday Harbor.

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  12. Human rights theme in 3 San Juan Island art exhibitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Make travel plans to Friday Harbor this month as the year-old San Juan Islands Museum of Art stages three exhibitions linked by the common thread of human rights: "Ai Weiwei: Fault Line"; Portland-based artist Dana Lynn Louis' site-specific installation "As Above, So Below"; and "Sleep of Reason: Selected Prints by Francisco Goya." "Rebar and Case," with a twisted piece of rebar and a coffin-like case, is part of dissident artist Ai Weiwei's exhibit dedicated to his investigation of a massive earthquake in China.

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  13. Northern clingfish suction abilities under scientific study for human useRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... to adhere so well to rough surfaces, or substrate, is part of what drew scientists attention. According to Friday Harbor Labs researcher Petra Ditsche , if their ability could be replicated, there could be countless benefits to technology. Surgeons, ...

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  14. San Juan County Sheriff's Log: Jan. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... on Dec. 19 but was not in the mailbox for pickup by the caller. An investigation is ongoing. a A deputy in Friday Harbor received a report of a theft of some mail. Currently there are no suspects. a The sheriff's dispatch center received a call that ...

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  15. ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... near Seattle, where he would found and run the music program at the Spring Street International School in Friday Harbor, Wash. He taught there for seven years and cites the isolated locale of the archipelago as free of distraction, but ultimately ...

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  16. San Juan County Sheriff's Log: Dec. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    a Deputies responded to the Argyle and Pear Point area in Friday Harbor for dogs chasing cats and growling at residents in the area. The owner was issued a written warning for failure to control the dogs. a A Lopez Island deputy received a theft ...

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  17. Oregon standoff: White and exempt in the wide open West.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Crosscut.com

    ... The dispute was eventually resulted in a diplomatic solution and that is the reason you can enjoy vacation in Friday Harbor without a passport. Harney was an incredibly tough, battle-hardened military man whose life could easily be a mini-series of ...

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  18. Beneficial Self-Harming: Sea Slugs Protect Themselves by Self-CuttingRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Newswise

    ... she was a master's student. A colleague was culturing these odd creatures at the University of Washington's Friday Harbor Marine Laboratory, and Page was so taken with their unique anatomy and behaviors, studying them became a focus of her career. ...

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  19. Scientists investigate whether dead orca was part of transient populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... of the animal's eye patch, said Dave Ellifrit, a research associate with the Center for Whale Research in Friday Harbor. Each orca is identified by unique black-and-white markings near their eyes or variations in their fin shapes. A surfer ...

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  20. Scientists seek whether dead orca is part of imperiled podRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... of the animal's eye patch, said Dave Ellifrit, a research associate with the Center for Whale Research on Friday Harbor. Each orca is identified by unique black and white markings near their eyes or variations in their fin shapes. A surfer ...

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