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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Elections FAQs

Every Vote Counts

It’s that time again, Islanders! With the 2021 General Election just around the corner, and the heightened focus on our electoral process, your Elections Team wanted to take a moment to share some frequently asked questions.

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

Police Reform

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As of 12:01 am on July 26th, the State of Washington enacted a group of laws aimed at “police reform”. These laws are aimed at enhancing accountability, training, and transparency among law enforcement, however, what these new laws will do is significantl...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

San Juan County Charter Review Commission Videos

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Please see the San Juan County Charter Review Commission meetings, via the County's YouTube Channel.

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Seasonal Changes Bring Extra Challenges to Resident Killer Whales

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FRIDAY HARBOR, WA. - As summer Chinook salmon runs wane in the Salish Sea, Southern Resident Killer Whales typically begin to travel further south in Puget Sound in search of prey. A study compiling 10 years’ worth of data found evidence that th...

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Environmental Stewardship
Posted on: October 18, 2021

San Juan County Employee Recognized by the Oil Spill Task Force

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The Pacific States/British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force is honoring Marta Green with a 2021 Legacy Award for her committed leadership in developing and advancing the San Juan Islands’ Oil Spill Prevention Strategy. Over the last five years, Mar...

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