Mandi Johnson

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Olga Symphony, More or Less performs Nov. 24

For 19 – or maybe 20 – years, the Olga Symphony has…

  • Nov 6th, 2017 1:30am

Halloween in Eatsound

Islanders of all ages hit the streets on Halloween to trick or…

  • Oct 31st, 2017 5:14pm

New deputy Nawn arrives on Orcas

A little over a month ago, Rodney Nawn, his wife Natalie and…

  • Oct 24th, 2017 2:35pm

Three school board members retiring; three new ones joining

Three of the five positions on the Orcas Island School District school…

  • Oct 13th, 2017 3:05pm

School prepares for bond and levy vote

Orcas Island School District is requesting a bond and a levy from…

  • Oct 4th, 2017 12:33pm

Family planning in island communities

Mt. Baker Planned Parenthood Executive Director Linda McCarthy spoke to an audience…

  • Sep 29th, 2017 11:56am

San Juan Islands are overrun by deer

If you’re familiar at all with the San Juan Islands, you’re aware…

  • Sep 27th, 2017 9:45am

A conversation with County Councilman Hughes

As the year enters its final quarter, San Juan County Council Chairman…

  • Sep 25th, 2017 5:04pm

New cider source on Orcas

Libby Garcia opened Boathouse Cider Works to keep herself busy so that…

  • Sep 20th, 2017 1:30am

Lighthouse celebrates 124 years

Two full boats from Outer Island Excursions carried more than 55 people…

  • Sep 9th, 2017 1:30am

Young Orcas filmmaker returns with premiere at Wild and Scenic Film Festival

Local youth filmmaker Dylan D’Haeze will premiere his second documentary in his…

  • Sep 8th, 2017 1:30am

Local youth filmmaker makes waves at Ocean Film Festival

Dylan D’Haeze believes that kids have the ability to save the planet.…

  • Sep 6th, 2017 2:09pm

Community foundation hosts walking tour of Eastsound

Everywhere you turn in Eastsound you can find someone or something that…

  • Sep 2nd, 2017 1:30am

Phone problems in Lopez Village since May

For more than three months, businesses and residences in the Lopez Village…

  • Sep 1st, 2017 1:26pm

From Standing Rock to the San Juans: concerns about oil are hitting home

The fight against fossil fuels is moving west. Citizens of the San…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:49pm

Kruger races toward Alaska again

For the second year in a row, Orcas Islander Karl Kruger is…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:44pm

Sada Ashcraft loves work and her kids

It was always in Sada Ashcraft’s life plan to be a mother.…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:44pm

All about elections

Now that Orcas voters are looking in their rearview mirror at the…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:43pm

Reminder: San Juan County is GMO-free

As farmers and gardeners begin to plant their crops for the coming…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:42pm

Fire commissioners add two new faces to board

The Orcas Island Fire and Rescue Board of Fire Commissioners welcomed its…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:42pm

Border patrol says no immigration changes at this time

Immigration bans enacted by President Donald Trump have left islanders wondering if…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:41pm

Music Advocacy celebrates 20 years

Music education in public schools has been a topic of contention for…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:41pm

Orcas Medical Foundation fundraising successful

Orcas Medical Foundation successfully raised $750,000 toward getting University of Washington Neighborhood…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:40pm

Orcas Medical Foundation is more than halfway to its $750,000 goal

With one month left until University of Washington Neighborhood Clinic’s deadline, Orcas…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:39pm

OIFR names Williams fire chief

After a year of accusations, an investigation and a financial surprise from…

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:38pm

Six people run for fire commissioner

Six people have shown an interest in filling the vacant Orcas Island Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners seat.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:37pm

OIFR board considers commissioner applicants

Six people have shown an interest in filling the vacant OIFR Board of Commissioners seat.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:37pm

Man from British Columbia charged with assault

Donnelly allegedly punched another man repeatedly causing wounds to his head and face.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:37pm

Orcas man charged with assault

According to the deputy report, a witness saw a male subject punch a female in the face.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:37pm

Orcas School looks at phase three of campus remodel

Orcas School looks at phase three of campus remodel

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:37pm

Head of WSF visits the San Juan Islands

The 30-minute rule, food vendor conflict and rider satisfaction were the hot topics.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:36pm

Sea View Theater hosts ‘Conversations with a cop’

It all started with a cardboard sign.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:36pm

Orcas candidate forum

The five candidates running for the position of County Council District 1 each got a chance to share their opinions on topics plaguing San Juan County at one of three forums held by The League of Women Voters.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:36pm

Senior center art auction

The Orcas Senior Center’s first ever art auction is well under way. The silent auction, which began on June 13, will run through July 9, when a live auction will be held at the senior center.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:34pm

OIHS students speak with science teacher aboard Nautilus

Though technical difficulties caused a delay in the interview, Orcas High School students were still able to speak with Timothy Dwyer aboard the Exploration Vessel Nautilus on Wednesday, May 18.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:33pm

Orcas Fire and Rescue staff stars in nearly nude calendar

Orcas Fire and Rescue staff stars in nearly nude calendar

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:33pm

EWUA postpones rate increase

The Eastsound Water Users Association board decided to put a six-month hold on the rate increase at their regular meeting on Tuesday, May 17. The hold will allow board to begin working group discussions with the members most impacted by the change in the rate structure.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:33pm

Common Sense Alliance takes case to U.S. Supreme Court

Common Sense Alliance has taken its objections to San Juan County’s Critical Area Ordinance to the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:33pm

Senator Ranker visits with Lions Sunrise Volunteers

Senator Kevin Ranker shared breakfast and state budget news with a cafe full of attendees on Friday, April 22.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:32pm

Williams appointed acting Fire Chief

Scott Williams has been appointed acting Fire Chief, with Chad Kimple acting as Assistant Fire Chief.

  • Aug 31st, 2017 4:32pm