San Juan County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for San Juan County, WA. (Page 6)

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  1. San Juan County sheriff candidate Daniel Goldberg was arrested in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Farmington Daily Times

    San Juan County sheriff candidate Daniel Goldberg was arrested in Florida in the 1990s for two felonies, but one was dropped and the other was reduced to a misdemeanor, according to a Daily Times background check conducted this week.

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  2. Holes in campaign of misinformation | As I See ItRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... that the pending critical areas ordinance update process was responsible for the weak real estate market in San Juan County over the last several years. In fact, the cause was the collapse of U.S. financial markets and its consequent severe negative ...

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  3. San Juan County Parks wins lion's share of lodging fundRead the original story

    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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  4. Voters in rural Oregon ban GMO cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... counties join the ranks of Santa Cruz, Trinity, Marin and Mendocino counties in California, along with San Juan County in Washington and numerous cities. Hawaii's Big Island and Oahu have also banned GE taro and coffee. The vote comes just weeks ...

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  5. 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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  6. OPALCO franchise now includes wireless facilitiesRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    San Juan County Council unanimously approved an update to the franchise agreement with OPALCO at the council's May 20 meeting in Eastsound.

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  7. American Camp Fireside and Historic Structures Tour Slated May 30-31Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... are being held in conjunction with "History Lives Here," a month-long celebration of history throughout San Juan County. For more information on local events visit the Town of Friday Harbor web site at http:// ...

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  8. 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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  9. Use of Food Stamps Rises in San Juan CountyRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    The use of food stamps in San Juan County increased during the recession, assisting families in stretching their food dollars, contributing to local spending and helping spark a national debate about the future of the federal nutrition program.

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  10. New impound fees for stray dogsRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    Impound fees for dogs are in effect. The new fee structure at the Animal Protection Society - Friday Harbor is as follows: San Juan County Dog License fees will continue to apply at the rate of $12 annually per altered dog and $30 per un-altered dog.

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  11. Extra patrols will target Whatcom drivers using cellphones, no seatbeltsRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... according to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission. The Washington State Patrol, the Whatcom and San Juan County sheriff's offices and the Bellingham, Blaine, Ferndale, Lynden and Western Washington University police departments are ...

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  12. Climate Scientists Coming to the San JuansRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    San Juan County residents and visitors will have an opportunity to learn more about the impacts of climate change through a dynamic speaker series scheduled June through September in venues in Friday Harbor, as well as on Orcas and Lopez Islands.

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  13. American Camp Fireside and Tour SlatedRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... are being held in conjunction with "History Lives Here," a month-long celebration of history throughout San Juan County. For more information on local events visit the Town of Friday Harbor web site ata http:/ ...

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  14. Public hearing on changing Farm/Ag Conservation land rules May 20Read the original story

    May 17, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    San Juan County Council will conduct a public hearing on a proposed ordinance changing the rules regarding Farm/Ag Conservation Land at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 20 in the Eastsound Fire Station, 45 Lavender Lane, Orcas Island.

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  15. Utah: A window on the WestRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | The Hill

    ... through the Beehive state last week, I was struck by the two tales of Utah being told. On Saturday, San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman led a group of angry protesters, many of them armed, on an illegal ATV ride through Recapture Canyon. As they ...

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  16. Friday Harbor man suffers life-threatening injuries in ATV crashRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... complex to Carter Avenue, was traveling at a high-rate of speed when he struck the chain, according to the San Juan County Sheriff's Department. Emergency responders arrived at the scene in less than a minute after they were notified of the crash, ...

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  17. Prosecutor Gaylord running for re-electionRead the original story

    May 16, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    ... Gaylord 18 years ago and which has provided guidance and information for victims of all types of crime. In San Juan County, the Prosecuting Attorney wears many hats: chief prosecutor of crimes of all types in the county, advisor to county officials, ...

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  18. Red Cross 'Real Heroes' hard at work on Waldron IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... ceremony, May 2, in Anacortes. In addition to the Waldron "Real Hero" brigade, the 911 dispatch crew of San Juan County Sheriff's Department was honored, collectively, as an "Everyday Hero" for its contribution in helping to prevent and alleviate ...

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  19. Energy Fairs on SJI May 17, Lopez May 31, Orcas June 7Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    A trio of energy fairs, slated for May and June, will offer San Juan County residents a chance to save money, win prizes, and help the San Juan Islands community increase energy resilience and become an energy-saving model for the nation.

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  20. Climate scientists in San Juans this summerRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | San Juan Islander

    San Juan County residents and visitors will have an opportunity to learn more about the impacts of climate change through a dynamic speaker series scheduled June through September in venues in Friday Harbor, as well as on Orcas and Lopez Islands.

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