Mandi Johnson

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Fire commissioners grow from three to five

During the special election held on Feb. 14, voters approved a measure…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:52am

County council holds weekly meeting on Orcas

Orcas Island infrastructure was the star of the San Juan County Council…

  • Mar 13th, 2017 9:32am

School requests bond recount

Update: A recount was completed on March 3, and the results remained…

  • Mar 9th, 2017 11:57am

Deer Harbor bridge opening

The Deer Harbor bridge project was officially completed with a ribbon cutting…

  • Mar 9th, 2017 9:56am

‘Aproximada’ makes waves

On the side of Mt. Pickett, nestled between the trees, stands an…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 1:30am

Hughes, Henley and Thomas give county review

The San Juan Islands were not immune to the effects of the…

  • Feb 21st, 2017 11:18am

Burglar strikes Eastsound jewelry store

Sometime during the night of Thursday, Feb. 9, someone broke into Shinola…

  • Feb 13th, 2017 12:23pm

Traveling through life with true love

On the morning of River and Shandra Augenstein’s 18th wedding anniversary, they…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 10:51am

Small swarm of quakes shakes the islands

Between Jan. 29 and Feb. 3, 23 earthquakes rocked the San Juan…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 1:30am

What Valentine’s Day means to us this year | Reporter’s Notebook

Valentine’s Day is traditionally thought of as a holiday to celebrate romantic…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 1:30am

Orcas road improvements

For the past few years, the Prune Alley improvement project has been…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 2:42pm

8Stem: a music revolution

The next big thing in music is here – and it originated…

  • Jan 30th, 2017 9:36am

Cherry Point Terminal development halted by permit denial

The Lummi Nation scored a victory on May 9 when the Army…

  • Jan 25th, 2017 11:38am

Orcas Island Fire news briefs

Finances and public comment revisions were on the docket for discussion during…

  • Jan 23rd, 2017 10:55am

In support of peaceful protesting | Editorial

I’ve heard way too many people say “protests don’t solve anything.” That’s…

  • Jan 20th, 2017 11:25am

Islander helps Nicaraguan patients

For more than 20 years, Dr. John Dann has donated his time…

  • Jan 18th, 2017 1:30am

Village Green to receive free internet access

Wireless internet access is coming to the Village Green. During an Eastsound…

  • Jan 17th, 2017 1:30am

Funding for Glenwood Springs on the line

The Glenwood Springs Hatchery on Orcas Island may soon be needing to…

  • Jan 16th, 2017 11:24am

Enchanted Forest – an hour and a half of joyful insanity | Review

The Enchanted Forest Cabaret sets sail on another crazy adventure in its…

  • Jan 16th, 2017 10:37am

Councilman Hughes looks forward to new year

Rick Hughes has reached the end of his first four years representing…

  • Jan 11th, 2017 10:33am

Fire and power outage on Orcas

A fallen tree caused a wildfire and power outages in the early…

  • Jan 10th, 2017 4:27pm

OMF nears $750,000 goal

As University of Washington Neighborhood Clinic’s Jan. 15 deadline set for Orcas…

  • Jan 9th, 2017 11:33am

Sail away to Neverland with Enchanted Forest

Enchanted Forest Cabaret’s “Naughty Pirates of Neverland” takes the audience on yet…

  • Jan 5th, 2017 11:21am

Three candidates in the running for Orcas Fire Chief

Three candidates for the position of Orcas Fire and Rescue’s new chief…

  • Dec 19th, 2016 11:34am

Midwives: changing the world one baby at a time

For almost 40 years, Melinda Milligan has been helping new islanders enter…

  • Dec 13th, 2016 3:52pm

Naval Air Station hopes to add 35 more Growlers to its training program

The Naval Air Station on Whidbey Island is considering adding 35 Growler…

  • Dec 11th, 2016 1:30am

Stand with San Juan Islands | Reporter’s Notebook

This past weekend was a success for water protectors at the Dakota…

  • Dec 7th, 2016 1:30am

Vicki Vandermay moves from athletics to HR

After five years leading sports for Orcas Island Schools, Athletic Director Vicki…

  • Dec 6th, 2016 4:13pm

Orcas debaters take first and second place

Orcas Island High School debaters took first and second place during a…

  • Nov 28th, 2016 1:38pm

Hedrick Smith: ‘Trump overwhelmingly won the vote of the discontented’

The seats of the Orcas Center were full, extra chairs were packed…

  • Nov 27th, 2016 2:58pm

Warming waters threaten Indian Island

Climate change is affecting the whole world – even a small island…

  • Nov 26th, 2016 1:30am

Kaleidoscope Preschool receives AED donation

Persistence paid off for Kami Griffin of Kaleidoscope Preschool in the form…

  • Nov 15th, 2016 4:33pm

School pays tribute to veterans

Tears, smiles and respect were shared during the Orcas Island School District’s…

  • Nov 11th, 2016 5:18pm

OIHS Football ends on a high note

The Orcas Island High School Vikings Football team won its last game…

  • Nov 4th, 2016 12:13pm

Seniors Have Talent

Orcas Island’s aging performance artists will take to the spotlight for the…

  • Nov 4th, 2016 10:06am

A vision for Eastsound is becoming more clear

80 people crowded into the Eastsound Fire Station to have a multi-generational discussion.

  • Nov 2nd, 2016 3:00pm

San Juan County lodging tax program hands out 19 grants

Funds available for distribution by the county jumped 50 percent from previous year

  • Nov 1st, 2016 2:03pm

Orcas School looks at phase three of campus remodel

The first two stages of the Orcas Island School District remodel was completed last fall. Now a year later, talks of a third phase, and a new bond request to fund it, have begun.

  • Aug 18th, 2016 8:45pm

Parents speak out at school board meeting

Parents stole the show at the Orcas Island School Board meeting on Thursday, May 26. Fueled by concern for the fifth-grade class, worried parents (and grandparents) took turns addressing the board.

  • Jun 1st, 2016 1:30am