Mandi Johnson

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Area tribes address Canadian officials about oil pipeline expansion

Four Washington Native American tribes won’t let international borders stop their voices…

  • Dec 26th, 2018 4:11pm

Sea snails struggle in the Salish Sea

The Southern resident orcas aren’t the only species headed toward extinction in…

  • Dec 20th, 2018 9:38am

Salish Sea hatcheries to increase salmon stocks

When the demand for a product increases, a company will often raise…

  • Dec 20th, 2018 9:38am

Paul Allen leaves a legacy on the San Juan Islands

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen not only left a substantial impact on the…

  • Dec 17th, 2018 4:56pm

Don’t drink and drive | Reporter’s notebook

Don’t drink and drive | Reporter’s notebook

  • Dec 16th, 2018 1:30am

County adopts Complete Streets ordinance

Walkers, cyclists and drivers are all critical to San Juan County road…

  • Dec 10th, 2018 9:27am

Local voters upstage neighbors | SJC has highest turnout in state

San Juan County residents are the most active voters in the state.…

  • Dec 7th, 2018 1:30am

Colleen Smith is the 2018 ‘Flat Person’ for Orcas Island Community Foundation

Each year, the Orcas Island Community Foundation features a “flat person” as…

  • Dec 4th, 2018 4:32pm

Ocean Night at the Sea View Theatre: ‘Beneath the Salish Sea’ movie screening

Head out to the Sea View Theatre for an underwater odyssey through…

  • Nov 28th, 2018 10:05am

Vacation rental violations begin collecting fines

More than 40 people have paid nearly $58,000 in penalties since new…

  • Nov 27th, 2018 1:30am

Port of Orcas approves 2019 budget

In 2019, the Port of Orcas is projecting to spend only 72…

  • Nov 21st, 2018 1:30am

OPALCO reaches out to membership with listening sessions

Low member turnout at Orcas Power and Light Cooperative’s four-island listening sessions…

  • Nov 18th, 2018 1:30am

Friday Harbor Labs scientist first speaker in Ocean Night series

SeaDoc Society held its inaugural family-friendly, multimedia-focused Ocean Night at Sea View…

  • Nov 14th, 2018 12:43pm

Forums tackle prevalence of poverty

Behind the million-dollar homes and celebrity residents of the San Juan Islands,…

  • Nov 14th, 2018 12:17pm

Orcas Island School honors veterans

The annual Veteran’s Day assembly held at the Orcas Island School on…

  • Nov 14th, 2018 1:30am

‘La Cage aux Folles’ at Orcas Center | Review

Fun and fanciful, the Orcas Center’s production of “La Cage aux Folles”…

  • Nov 13th, 2018 2:35pm

Get your drag on at ‘La Cage aux Folles’

Men in dresses and heels, what more could you want? In early…

  • Nov 1st, 2018 1:30am

Candidates debate the issues at Orcas forum

Seven candidates vying for a variety of government offices gathered to discuss…

  • Oct 23rd, 2018 1:30am

Orcas kids have filmmaking workshop during film festival

Nine young Orcas Islanders got an opportunity most people only ever dream…

  • Oct 18th, 2018 1:30am

Susan Bradbury opening the door to a healthy future | Women in Business profile

Susan Bradbury wants to lead people to metaphorically open doors to their…

  • Oct 16th, 2018 4:07pm

Renowned scientist Frans de Waal talks animal intellect

For more than four decades, Frans de Waal has studied primates to…

  • Oct 10th, 2018 1:30am

The islands glow purple through the month of October in recognition of domestic violence victims

For the month of October, SAFE San Juans hopes to make the…

  • Oct 2nd, 2018 1:30am

Christina Orchid’s pop-up crab shack, Oct. 4–7

If you ever had a-hankerin’ for a squid po’ boy, Christina Orchid…

  • Oct 1st, 2018 9:45am

Orcas native Jake Knapp releases second book

Following the success of his first book “Sprint: How to Solve Big…

  • Sep 29th, 2018 1:30am

Port master plan progresses

The Port of Orcas’ master plan is approximately two-thirds of the way…

  • Sep 28th, 2018 12:00pm

Community foundation moves into its new building

Orcas Island Community Foundation has a new place to call home thanks…

  • Sep 26th, 2018 1:30am

County Council hears plans for Orcas roads

While roads were the most discussed topic at the San Juan County…

  • Sep 25th, 2018 12:33pm

Canada expands orca research and recovery efforts

The Canadian federal government is taking steps to save the endangered Southern…

  • Sep 25th, 2018 12:32pm

Health care district works on 2019 budget

As the November deadline for a budget and levy rate nears, the…

  • Sep 19th, 2018 9:47am

Local videographer releases short film ‘When I say I’m an Islander’

Islander Roo Smith is using video to share his love of Orcas…

  • Sep 14th, 2018 10:20am

Orcas Center previews upcoming season with ‘Role-out’ event

Big things are coming to the Orcas Center. Under the leadership of…

  • Sep 7th, 2018 2:22pm

Task force to save orcas meets in Anacortes

With just 75 Southern resident orcas remaining, a group is taking action…

  • Sep 5th, 2018 1:30am

Canadian Court of Appeals halts Trans Mountain pipeline

Another legal roadblock was put in the path of the Trans Mountain…

  • Aug 31st, 2018 5:54pm

Atlantic salmon introduce disease to native salmon

When more than 260,000 Atlantic salmon spilled from a failed net pen…

  • Aug 25th, 2018 1:30am

Power outage affects Orcas businesses

A power outage on Orcas Island isn’t an uncommon occurrence in winter.…

  • Aug 23rd, 2018 1:30am
Part of the poster for “Searching for Chinook.”

Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams fundraises for orca documentary

The Southern resident killer whales have fans all over the globe –…

  • Aug 20th, 2018 8:46pm
Part of the poster for “Searching for Chinook.”

Canadian fires cause bad air quality in the San Juans

More than 500 fires are burning in British Columbia and there are…

  • Aug 20th, 2018 3:30pm

$10,000 reward offered for information on the explosive device at Turtleback Mountain trail

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering up to…

  • Aug 16th, 2018 3:15pm

Bid to build pedestrian park at Orcas Landing accepted

With several major enhancements completed at the Orcas Ferry Landing in the…

  • Aug 10th, 2018 1:30am

Man escapes custody on ferry, caught an hour later

A 28-year-old Orcas man escaped medical transport custody on a ferry heading…

  • Aug 8th, 2018 1:57pm