Supporters wave flags and signs in support of Navy at weekend rally

More than 100 people gathered Saturday to declare their support for the Navy on Whidbey Island. The rally was organized… Continue reading

Three people seriously injured in head-on highway collision Saturday

Two people were airlifted and another seriously injured in a head-on collision on State Highway 525 Saturday night. Around 6:40… Continue reading

Barbara Bailey won’t seek third term in state Senate

After serving the people of the 10th Legislative District in the state Legislature for 16 years, Sen. Barbara Bailey, R-Oak… Continue reading

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Waterfront association offers ideas, plans changes for Coupeville wharf entryway

Small upgrades now, then big changes down the road are being discussed for the redesign of the wharf entryway along… Continue reading

Sunny acres: Farm abloom with late summer bounty

By Wendy Leigh wleigh@whidbeynewsgroup.com When Stephen Williams first stepped foot on Whidbey Island a few years ago, he had no… Continue reading

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Contractor chosen for new behavioral health crisis center

Whidbey Island is a step closer to having its first facility for helping its most vulnerable citizens without taking them… Continue reading

Be a hero! Come watch the hydros in Oak Harbor

Exciting fast-action fundraiser ahead at the fourth annual Hydros for Heroes, Aug. 24 to 25

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Tour de Whidbey sees increased number of participants

Tour de Whidbey, an annual fundraiser for the WhidbeyHealth Foundation, had 330 riders this year, an increase over last year’s Continue reading...

New take on thrift

‘Storage wars of Whidbey Island’ leads to unique store

Art & About | Whidbey Island’s August art events

Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival Art Gallery CALL FOR ARTISTS, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Aug. 3-5, Coupeville Recreation Hall. The festival Continue reading...

Garry oak wood takes new forms

Wood from “post office tree” now part of art installation at Smith Park

Business

New children’s clothing boutique opens in Coupeville

Rain Puddles Kids Boutique has a variety of items for ages up to 5

 

 

Sports

Hydros for Heroes return to Oak Harbor Bay this weekend

Hydros for Heroes continues to grow in reputation and stature. The boats will scream across Oak Harbor Bay from 10 Continue reading...

 

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Be a hero! Come watch the hydros in Oak Harbor

Exciting fast-action fundraiser ahead at the fourth annual Hydros for Heroes, Aug. 24 to 25

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Buying, building or selling? Local experience matters

If you’re buying or selling a home on Whidbey Island, you deserve local expertise

 

Medical or recreational: Cannabis consultants find the right solution for you

Consultants advise on a wide range of products to relieve symptoms, promote relaxation

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Help is here: A substance-free life begins with asking for help

New Everett health centre can help you on the road to recovery