(Photo by Jessie Stensland / Whidbey News-Times)
                                The ferry for the run between Port Townsend and Coupeville enters Keystone Harbor Monday afternoon. The harbor is known for being difficult on the vessels.

Future of island’s ferry service

Meeting on ferries set for May 1 in Coupeville

WhidbeyHealth’s Telles presents CEO to-do list to board

Making budget presentations “zing” instead of sag is one of many admirable management traits displayed by Ron Telles during WhidbeyHealth… Continue reading

Who’s in, out and undecided in upcoming election?

The mayors of both Oak Harbor and Coupeville are running for re-election, but a well-known Oak Harbor councilman won’t be… Continue reading

Logger, county, WEAN in another legal showdown

A logger is again challenging Island County over its forestry regulations, and a local activist group is again trying to… Continue reading

Attention shoppers: Walmart land is for sale, but store is here to stay

The land underneath the Walmart in Oak Harbor is for sale, but discount shoppers need not worry. “Walmart isn’t going… Continue reading

Park opening on course

Contest underway for kids to name splash park

Koetje

Hank Koetje made a mark, quietly

Hank Koetje will be remembered as a gentleman and businessman who helped shape Oak Harbor. “I think the community is… Continue reading

Holland Happening 50th celebration starts Thursday

Parade, carnival and food will fill the weekend

(Photo by Maria Matson/ Whidbey News Group)

Garden Club’s 51st annual sale Saturday

Greenery, gardens and geraniums galore. The Coupeville Garden Club is holding its 51st annual plant sale 9 a.m. to 4 Continue reading...

WhidbeyCon draws fans of magical, monstrous

The magical, mythical, super and monstrous converged in one, free and family-friendly celebration of fandom last weekend. Oak Harbor Library Continue reading...

Growing a new program at Greenbank Farm

Veterans become farmers in Boots to Roots

Sports

Oak Harbor’s Timm receives WIAA honor

Oak Harbor High School senior tennis player MJ Timm was named the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 3A female player of… Continue reading

 

Fox to take over Coupeville program / Girls basketball

Scott Fox has been selected to be the new Coupeville High School girls basketball coach, the school announced Thursday, April… Continue reading

 

Life

Grief in the middle of the ocean

Chris Jordan’s film shows the plight of man through the eyes of albatross

 

Easter events on Whidbey

Wednesday, April 17 • Office of Tenebrae, 7 p.m., April 17, St. Hubert Catholic Church, Langley. The choir of St. Continue reading...

 

Marketplace
Speak to local outdoor recreation experts and discover all there is to do in the region at the Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23.

Expo offers your key to the great outdoors

Check out the free Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23!

 

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

Life

Grief in the middle of the ocean

Chris Jordan’s film shows the plight of man through the eyes of albatross

 

Easter events on Whidbey

Wednesday, April 17 • Office of Tenebrae, 7 p.m., April 17, St. Hubert Catholic Church, Langley. The choir of St. Continue reading...