‘Conductor’ leads night of laughs, rich desserts and fund-raising

The annual Coupeville Lions Scholarship Auction Saturday was an evening filled with laughter, competition and giving back. The new emcee,… Continue reading

Deputy justified in fatal shooting, prosecutor finds

A deputy was justified in fatally shooting Navy sailor Nicholas K. Perkins during a police standoff on North Whidbey Sept.… Continue reading

Rick Almberg

To nobody’s surprise, city’s sewer rates on the high end

Due to low-interest-rate loans, Oak Harbor’s projected sewer rates aren’t going to increase despite the estimated cost of the new… Continue reading

Tiny bugs bite into WhidbeyHealth budget

But it still came out $1.3 million ahead for 2017

Life is a drag

‘Queens of the Island’ reeling them in at Off the Hook lounge

Council declines to intervene for Wright’s Crossing

A developer with plans to build a large housing development south of Oak Harbor wants the city of Oak Harbor… Continue reading

In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving

Rockhounds ready to wow with worldly findings

Oak Harbor Senior Center presents 53rd annual gem show

Oak Harbor’s crane to be taken down Feb. 1 and 2

The Oak Harbor waterfront skyline will be changing in a couple of weeks. The 167-foot crane that has loomed over Continue reading...

Oak Harbor looks at grant program for historic properties

Oak Harbor staff is exploring whether the city is certifiable. Specifically, city planners are looking into whether the city can Continue reading...

Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.

 

Sports

NW Little League begins evaluations

Evaluations for North Whidbey Little League baseball and softball begin this weekend. All baseball players between 9 and 12 years… Continue reading

 

Battle on the Island set for Saturday / Taekwondo

Battle on the Island, a taekwondo tournament sponsored by Armstrong’s ATA Martial Arts, takes place at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb.… Continue reading

 

Marketplace
Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques

 

Brand Websites in the Mobile, Cross-Device Era

What does the distributed, multi-device reality mean for the original channel — the brand website?

 

Programmatic Buying is Changing Digital Advertising for Local Advertisers

Programmatic provides advertisers more options for controlling their spend and who sees their ads.

 

Boeing has announced a $5 million, multi-year donation to help expand United Service Organizations Pathfinder.

Boeing makes $5 million commitment to USO based upon success of Washington state pilot project

Investment is a large-scale replication of piloted program