The tide is high: Coastlines to come?

Sunday’s rare astronomical event may cause more than a spectacle in the sky. The alignment of the sun, earth and… Continue reading

Men who led police chases are found and charged

Oak Harbor police caught two men who led police in high-speed chases in stolen cars this month, according to court… Continue reading

Victim’s family denied change of name

Her family members will forever know her as Kathie Ann Hill, but they also want that to be her legal… Continue reading

Island County family settles DSHS suit for $3 million

The state Department of Social and Health Services settled a lawsuit brought by an Island County family for $3 million,… Continue reading

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy: Late civil rights leader to be celebrated with song, dance and service Sunday

Although more than 50 years have passed since Martin Luther King Jr. was killed outside his motel in Memphis, Fannie… Continue reading

Man accused of raping his stepdaughter

An Oak Harbor man is accused of raping his stepdaughter over a period of years and locking her into a… Continue reading

Car thief threatens judge

A car thief who threatened a judge in court was recently sent to prison by another judge. Under a complicated… Continue reading

Efforts to bring orca Tokitae home chronicled in new book

They’re known as “orca dorks,” and Sandra Pollard is proud to say she’s one of them. Bound by an inexplicable Continue reading...

Running club offers health, educational benefits

P.E.teacher Holly Troyer is helping kids get a running start to their day. Three days a week, Troyer watches and Continue reading...

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Local musicians gathering weekly for acoustic jam

Well, it goes like this: The fourth, the fifth, the minor fall and the major lift, the baffled king composing Continue reading...

Connecting past and present Whidbey Telecom’s goal

Calling up history with a telephone musuem

 

Marketplace
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

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019