San Juan County Newswire (Page 3)

San Juan County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Juan County, WA. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 67 in San Juan County, WA

  1. Wet and windy weather is expected through Sunday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... could flood again. Landslides still possible. #WAwx pic.twitter.com/Bdv6exD4Wx There is a wind advisory for San Juan County, the north and central coasts, western Whatcom and Skagit counties, the Admiralty Inlet area and the Everett area into Sunday ...

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  2. Wild About San Juan IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Bend Bulletin

    ... of 19th-century occupation, and a museum displays ancient Indian relics. (Barb Gonzalez / For The Bulletin) San Juan County's only incorporated community, Friday Harbor is a town of 2,500 with the appeal of an old harbor town. Spring Street rises ...

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  3. Researchers document eelgrass wasting disease in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... 34 percent of the time across all sites sampled, including the two sites in Skagit County and the nine in San Juan County. Eisenlord and Jude Apple of the Padilla Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve said if warmer water does correlate with ...

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  4. Almost Half of Islanders Cannot Afford to Live on IslandRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | Planning

    ... homes at $453,000 . It is even more difficult for those purchasing their first houses, according to San Juan County Affordable Housing Coordinator Ryan Page . "Even if [households] had an income high enough to support a mortgage on a median-priced ...

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  5. Four Corners repeat offender remains in custody after latest arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | KOB-TV

    A San Juan County District Court judge has ruled to hold Robert Tyler Walker in jail until his next court appearance. Walker is currently facing charges of aggravated assault and battery in addition to intimidation of a witness.

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  6. San Juan IslandRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | Southern Accents

    W ith nearly 6,500 residents, this is the most populous of the chain, with the greatest number of inns and restaurants. Friday Harbor is the county seat of San Juan County.

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  7. Navajo case challenging Utah mail-in ballots heads to trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A lawsuit filed by members of the Navajo Nation who say mail-in voting in southern Utah disenfranchises tribal voters is headed for trial. U.S. District Judge Jill Parrish set a March 16 trial date on Thursday in the case challenging a 2014 switch to mail-in voting in San Juan County.

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  8. High Wind Warning issued October 18 at 5:50PM PDT expiring October 18 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... to date with mobile alerts. WAZ001-503-506-507-510-190400- San Juan County-Western Whatcom County-Western Skagit County- Everett and Vicinity-Admiralty Inlet Area- 550 PM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017 ...HIGH ...

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  9. High Wind Warning issued October 18 at 9:00AM PDT expiring October 18 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... to date with mobile alerts. WAZ001-503-506-507-510-182300- /O.EX San Juan County-Western Whatcom County-Western Skagit County- Everett and Vicinity-Admiralty Inlet Area- 336 AM PDT Wed Oct 18 2017 ...HIGH ...

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  10. Police: New Mexico justice system is broken, changes neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Seattle Times

    New Mexico's top law enforcement officer says the state's criminal justice system is broken, overtasked and strained by a lack of resources. His comments came Friday as he and San Juan County authorities provided updates on a deadly traffic stop in which police shot and killed a suspect after he pulled a revolver from his waistband and opened fire.

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  11. Lehmer: Create jobs, make the hotspot disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Farmington Daily Times

    ... Growth." But in reality, the order will do little, if anything, to help the economy in Farmington and San Juan County. It could actually hurt our community by allowing companies that drill on public lands to continue to waste natural gas that ...

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  12. Over six years for home buyers to break even in one WA countyRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | National Mortgage News

    ... The county's break-even point was the second longest among Washington's 39 counties -- the longest was in San Juan County, at 8.3 years. Even in King County and its red-hot home-buying market, you'd wait only 5.1 years to break even. At 2 years, ...

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  13. Is it better to rent or buy in Bellingham? Depends on how long you plan to stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... The county's break-even point was the second longest among Washington's 39 counties - the longest was in San Juan County, at 8.3 years. Even in King County and its red-hot home-buying market, you'd wait only 5.1 years to break even. At 2 years, ...

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  14. No campfires allowed - just in time for Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | My Edmonds

    Just in time for Labor Day weekend camping, campfire restrictions have been expanded across much of Washington, our online news partner The Seattle Times reported Friday. The ban includes county improved lands and protected lands in Snohomish County.

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  15. In Our View: Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... Cypress Island allowed some 300,000 fish to escape into the Salish Sea between the Washington mainland and San Juan County. This presents an ecological disaster as well as an economic one throughout the Puget Sound region. As a spokesman for the ...

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  16. What do San Juan islanders do with their trash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... southeastern Washington off the Columbia River. Mark Herrenkohl, the solid waste program administrator for San Juan County, said it's because these islands are so remote. "The only way to get off and on is by your private boat or plane," he said. ...

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  17. Tanner AingeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Deseret News

    As a high school freshman in Arizona, Tanner Ainge wanted to play quarterback on the football team. That he'd never played the pivotal position before didn't deter him.

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  18. Sniffing out Parkinsona sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WWLP

    ... very heartwarming," she said. "I'm happy she can be a part of it." Inside a small trailer at Washington's San Juan County Fairgrounds in Friday Harbor, Rowan and eight other dogs are learning to do things doctors can't even do right now. They're ...

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  19. Dogs train to sniff out Parkinson's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... told NBC station KING-TV . "I'm happy she can be a part of it." Inside a small trailer at Washington's San Juan County Fairgrounds in Friday Harbor, Rowan and eight other dogs are learning to do things doctors can't even do right now. They're ...

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  20. Construction continues to lead Whatcom job growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... unemployment rate was under 5 percent. Four counties in the state had an unemployment of under 4 percent. San Juan County came in at 3.4 percent, while King County was at 3.7 percent. The other two counties under 4 percent were Asotin (3.8 percent) ...

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