San Juan County Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Juan County, WA. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 311 in San Juan County, WA

  1. Allegations of theft prompt change in Ferries ticket policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... person abusing the system, which is why it changed its policy to help ensure passes would not be stolen. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office has interviewed persons of interest but no charges have been filed. Undersheriff Bruce Distler is confident ...

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  2. Bacteria, Eelgrass, and Harmful Algal Blooms: Understanding the RelationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... his PhD student Nobuharu Inaba, Hokkaido University, Japan, and Dr. Tom Schultz, Washington State University San Juan County Extension (Figure 1). Travel for the Japanese scientists to FHL for this project was supported by the Edward Sylvester Morse ...

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  3. Talkin' trash: Lautenbach's 'San Juan Island Initiative' | Guest ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The operating agreement with San Juan County has been signed, we take the keys to the site on Sutton Road on June 1 and we'll be open for business at 10 a.m., June 6. For now, we will continue the present 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. operating hours on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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  4. Fairness felled by misplaced priorities | As I See ItRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... farmland from development by providing a tax break until the land is once again productive. At that time, San Juan County chose to not implement the farm conservation program. In 2008, the assessor sent a questionnaire to all classified farmland ...

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  5. Safeguarding smelt for people, and critters | Guest ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... In addition, the proposed rules risk eliminating one of the few remaining long-term fishing traditions in San Juan County, and further disconnecting us from the natural environment. Instead, we encourage the Fish and Wildlife Commission to direct ...

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  6. You were there in my time of need | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Island Home Trust, Compass Health, the Episcopalian and Presbyterian Churches, the Family Resource Center, San Juan County Health and Community Services, Friday Harbor Village, and the many other people who made a special effort in a time of need. I ...

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  7. No on land bank REET | Guest columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    ... purchases are made by people who already live here, so a significant portion of land bank funds are paid by San Juan County citizens. I served on the original Open Space Committee that started the San Juan County Land Bank. With others, I helped ...

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  8. Preview of solid waste plan releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2011 | Islands' Sounder

    The San Juan County Public Works Department released a preliminary draft of its Solid and Hazardous Waste Plan.

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  9. AG issues opinion on concealed pistol licensesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in Canada. The person was denied a concealed pistol license from the city of Sumas but received one from San Juan County. The person had no convictions in Washington state or other U.S. states, but had convictions in Canada, including one for ...

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  10. Schlund picked to manage San Juans State ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Pass and Spencer Spit state parks, as well as San Juan Marine North and South. Schlund, a 14-year San Juan County resident, was formerly manager of the San Juan Marine Area. The appointment by the state Parks and Recreation Commission became May 16, ...

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  11. Talbott resigns, applications being accepted for Hospital District BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... has done for our community during this time of pivotal change and enhancement of medical services for our San Juan County residents and visitors." The Hospital District would also like to thank Jeremy Talbott, Keri's husband, who served as a San ...

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  12. End the abuse of civil rights in San Juan County-now | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... to be foreign born or subject to an ICE/DHS detainer. I personally am aware of a at least one case a in San Juan County a in which, at the request of ICE ( Immigration and Customs Enforcement ), a person was held beyond the time bail was posted for ...

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  13. Allegations of theft prompt change in Ferries ticket policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... person abusing the system, which is why it changed its policy to help ensure passes would not be stolen. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office has interviewed persons of interest but no charges have been filed. Undersheriff Bruce Distler is confident ...

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  14. Plans for 'community' dock surface at former Mar Vista ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... want to do, but we're going to follow the path of least resistance." In response to the dock application, San Juan County's Community Development and Planning Department determined the dock poses no significant adverse impact to the environment, ...

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  15. Thirteen town streets to be chip-sealed; be mindful of where you parkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... below, as well as three others that may be done if funding allows. The chip-sealing will be done by San Juan County Department of Public Works, which earlier offered to include town streets as part of its 2014 chip-seal program , an offer accepted ...

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  16. San Juan County Parks wins lion's share of lodging fundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    The San Juan County Council May 13 approved 16 grants recommended by the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee.

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  17. Sheriff race tops 2014 election fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... customer service skills and efficiency I have learned in private industry to work to serve the public as the San Juan County treasurer," he said. Rick Larsen has filed for an eighth term in Congress representing the 2nd Congressional District, which ...

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  18. AG issues opinion on concealed pistol licenses in Sumas caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... in Canada. The person was denied a concealed pistol license from the city of Sumas but received one from San Juan County. The person had no convictions in Washington state or other U.S. states, but had convictions in Canada, including one for ...

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  19. Reporter's Notebook: Hello digital, so long sheriff's log | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... I determined to be "newsworthy" and head back to the Journal to piece together the next installment of the San Juan County Sheriff's Log . I got to chit-chat with many of our dispatchers and deputies, and gain a better understanding of the ...

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  20. Tooth Mobile returns to Friday Harbor this Friday & SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... Teeth, can be downloaded from the non-profit group's website, www.fishforteeth.com, and dropped off at the San Juan County Department of Health and Community Services, 145 Rhone St. Applications are also available at the health department, San Juan ...

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