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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Department of Health Launches Monkeypox Virus (MPV) Hotline

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 12, 2022. – The Washington State Department of Health launched a hotline to provide information and answer questions on the Monkeypox virus (MPV) in response to the growing number of cases in the state. All Washington...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

County Barge Landings at Griffin Bay and MacKaye Harbor

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 12, 2022– San Juan County Public Works will be unloading several thousand tons of material onto San Juan and Lopez Island Wednesday, August 17 through Friday, August 19. The barge landing area will be closed to the pu...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Free Childhood Vaccines Available at Back-to-School Clinics

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 8, 2022. – San Juan County Health and Community Services (HCS) is providing free childhood vaccines for K-12 students at back-to-school clinics on San Juan, Orcas, and Lopez Islands beginning the end of Augus...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Help Shape a Composting Program for the Islands

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 8, 2022 – San Juan County is exploring how to best implement commercial composting for residents and businesses in the Islands, and we need your help! The County’s Solid Waste Program has created a survey to...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

Notice of Road Work on Deer Harbor Rd

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 8, 2022 – Construction on Deer Harbor Rd begins August 15 to relocate a portion of the road near West Sound due to a high bank road slump threating the roadway. (see map below) Roadwork will reduce Deer Harbor Rd to a...

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Posted on: August 8, 2022

World-Class Talent Meets Local Flair at the County Fair

2022 Fair Music Poster

SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 8, 2022 – After two years of virtual trials and tribulations, the San Juan County Fair is back! It’s back with live entertainment featuring artists from as far as Austin, Texas to as near as Seattle, and clo...

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Posted on: August 5, 2022

San Juan County Council and Conservation Land Bank on Glenwood Inn Property

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 5, 2022 – The San Juan County Council and the San Juan County Conservation Land Bank are pleased to announce the purchase of the Glenwood Inn/North Shore property on Orcas Island and the forward progress on the conser...

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* San Juan County Press Releases *
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Quack Quack the Fair is Back!

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. August 4, 2022 – The San Juan County Fair is back in person for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. With new food vendors, thousands of entries, a carnival, and an estimated 8,000 attendees, the event is...

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Posted on: July 29, 2022

San Juan County Planning Commission Continues Public Hearing on the Comprehensive Plan

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. July 28, 2022– The San Juan County Planning Commission is continuing the public hearing on an ordinance adopting the 2036 Comprehensive Plan Update. The Comprehensive Plan is the centerpiece of local planning in the county. ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

San Juan County Announces Start of Mackaye Harbor Shoreline Restoration Project

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SAN JUAN COUNTY, WA. July 28, 2022 – San Juan County is pleased to announce the beginning of the Mackaye Harbor Boat Ramp and Shoreline Restoration Project. The month of work is slated to remove all shoreline armor from the beach in an ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2022

San Juan County Fair is back

SJC Fair Poster 2022

“Two Little Ducks; Quack, Quack!”

It is official, the San Juan County Fair is back, in person, August 17-20 2022, at the San Juan County Fairgrounds! This year’s theme is, “Two Little Ducks; Quack, Quack!” This theme is instantly recognized by any major Bi...

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