San Juan County Newswire (Page 6)

San Juan County Newswire (Page 6)

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

Results 101 - 120 of 409 in San Juan County, WA

  1. In Utah, the fight for a Bears Ears monument heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | High Country News

    ... the edge of town. Maryboy - long a community organizer, activist and leader among the Utah Navajos here in San Juan County - is tall and lean with broad shoulders, a light handshake and dark, thick hair salted with white. He seemed to be in a mixed ...

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  2. The Latest: Search underway for abducted 11-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Authorities have issued an Amber Alert for an 11-year-old girl reportedly abducted on the Navajo Nation in San Juan County in northwestern New Mexico. New Mexico State Police say Ashlynn Mike was last seen late Monday afternoon on Navajo Route 36 ...

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  3. Sheriff's log for April 20 - 26Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... was trespassed from the business. Deputies made contact with the subject and she was trespassed by police. San Juan County marine patrol deputies contacted a boater in distress south of Cattle Point, San Juan Island. The boater was having engine ...

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  4. KRQE News 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | KRQE Albuquerque

    San Juan County and its insurer will pay $100,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by a man who claimed he was assaulted SANTA FE - A union that represents hundreds of nurses and medical technicians at Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of ALBUQUERQUE - More than four months after his home was ravaged by fire, disabled veteran Floyd Molina has a place to call his own.

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  5. Accessible VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    - The fourth in a series of articles about elections in Washington State by San Juan County Auditor F. Milene Henley. The County Auditor administers elections and voter registration in the County. Voting is for everyone. That may seem obvious, but if ...

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  6. U.S. Rep. Larsen's staff offers aid to constituents Thursday in LynnwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | HeraldNet

    U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen offers help Thursday to constituents dealing with federal agencies. Members of Larsen's staff will meet constituents at what they call "mobile office hours" from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Lynnwood Public Library large meeting room, 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood.

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  7. Can dogs be trained to smell Parkinson's?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... an hour four times per week for 13 weeks to participate in the study held in the old fair office of the San Juan County Fairgrounds. Using the same training and testing protocols used for training dogs to odor-identify narcotics, cancer and even ...

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  8. New law firm partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    Peter W. Goddu and Margaret C. Langlie of Goddu Langlie, Lawyers-Advisors, are pleased to announce that, effective May 1, Kathryn C. Loring and Thomas D. Sandstrom will join them as partners and the firm name will change to Goddu Langlie Loring Sandstrom, PLLC. Peter Goddu and Margaret Langlie established their law firm in 1982 and in 2010 acquired the Friday Harbor law practice of Donald E. Eaton when he was appointed San Juan County Superior Court Judge. Katie Loring and Thomas Sandstrom have practiced in Friday Harbor since 2008 and 2009, respectively, with the Law Offices of Christon C. Skinner, which purchased that practice from John O. Linde when he was appointed San Juan County's first Superior Court Judge.

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  9. Teresa Zueger is San Juan County's new senior criminal deputy prosecuting attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... from California, I don't think there could be a more fabulous bit." Teresa Zueger started her new job as San Juan County Prosecuting Attorney's new senior criminal deputy prosecuting attorney on April 4. While Zueger may be new to the islands, she ...

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  10. Old houses from Canada become new homes in Washington stateRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... building from scratch. The project met a rapidly growing need: A surge of tourism and vacation homebuyers in San Juan County - an archipelago of islands about 70 miles from Seattle, reachable only by air, boat or ferry - has gone hand-in-hand in ...

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  11. Old houses from Canada become new homes on San Juan IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... building from scratch. The project met a rapidly growing need: A surge of tourism and vacation homebuyers in San Juan County - an archipelago of islands about 70 miles from Seattle, reachable only by air, boat or ferry - has gone hand-in-hand in ...

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  12. Great editorial | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    Thanks for your editorial about the "superdelagates" needing to listen to the voters of Washington, who have voted 70 percent for Bernie Statewide, and almost 80 percent in San Juan County. I think the problem is that Hillary is primarily about "me, me, me", and getting an inauguration party for herself, like her husband had.

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  13. Q&A with OPALCO board candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... 40 years and conducted a very successful construction and excavation business doing work on all islands in San Juan County. Some of that work was for OPALCO installing more than fifty miles of power cable and several submarine cable projects. All of ...

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  14. 12-month finding on a petition to list the island marble butterflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... threats to the species." The island marble butterfly is a species only found in the San Juan archipelago in San Juan County, Washington. The only remaining known population is centered on American Camp, a part of San Juan Island National Historical ...

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  15. Can tiny houses help in housing crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    With a burgeoning housing crisis in San Juan County the Building Advisory Council has created a tiny house subcommittee whose aim is to legalize the use of these spaces as longer term rentals. At under 400 square feet, these mini dwellings are cheaper, easier and faster to build and could help provide much needed housing to islanders and seasonal workers.

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  16. Friday Harbor man charged with possession of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... police had put the case together and got a warrant for his arrest, Wesley had moved to San Juan Island. The San Juan County Sheriff's Department eventually made the arrest of the suspect. Cle Elum Police officers then took a boat to the islands to ...

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  17. Emergency Medical Services: The budget and the levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    San Juan County Public Hospital Board held a special meeting Friday, April 1 to discuss what board member Monica Harrington called an "on-going fiscal crisis": the San Juan Island Emergency Medical Services budgeting process and the current EMS levy, set to expire December 31, 2016. EMS cannot get a new levy on the August ballot unless their proposed 2017 budget is balanced by May 13, 2016, the last day to file a resolution for the August Primary.

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  18. Islanders have evolved to consume seawater | The GerbilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    A recent scientific study concluded that people living in San Juan County are evolving in a very interesting manner, according to the county's department of health researcher Bill Waterson. "The normal human kidney can not filter all the salt out of seawater," Waterson said.

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  19. Changes in arrival times has ferry goers questioning reservation systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    ... "The Ferry Advisory Committee has been concerned about these changes since we first learned of them," said San Juan County Committee Chairman Jim Corenman. "We continue to be concerned on how it's going to work out for the traveling public." Last ...

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  20. Islanders are 'Feelin' the Bern'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Journal of the San Juans

    The San Juan County Democrats saw more than 837 voters turn out for the Democratic Precinct Caucus on Saturday, March 26 at the Friday Harbor High School. "We pre-printed 500 registration forms," said Diane Martindale, executive committee member for the San Juan County Democrats, "Already this morning we've sent someone over to Printonyx to print more!" The main event was planned for the high school's 200 person capacity cafeteria but by 10:30 a.m. with voters lined up down the block, the venue was changed to the school's much larger gymnasium.

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