Excelling after high school: Former Wildcats, Wolves compete in college spring sports / Alumni update

Success in sports didn’t end with high school graduation for some Oak Harbor and Coupeville athletes. Many have gone on… Continue reading

Council delays decision on road repairs measure

A decision will have to wait on whether Oak Harbor voters will be asked to raise the sales tax for… Continue reading

Friday’s 4.6 earthquake felt on Whidbey

People across Whidbey Island were awakened by an earthquake early Friday morning. The magnitude 4.6 earthquake was recorded at 2:51… Continue reading

State Attorney General is suing Navy over Growler expansion at NAS Whidbey

The state’s top lawyer is suing the Navy over the noise and other impacts of the Growler jet expansion at… Continue reading

COER sues Navy over FIOA violations

A Whidbey Island group known for protesting Navy training flights at a small airfield near Coupeville filed a lawsuit alleging… Continue reading

All kids on deck: New park makes a splash

Children play in the cool water of the new splash park, Shipwreck Shores, at Windjammer Park on a sunny Monday… Continue reading

See the best wheels on Whidbey at free Show and Shine

Inaugural Whidbey Island Car Show features wide range of vehicles, with proceeds to local charities

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Help House ‘ Christmas in July’ event is Saturday

It’s that time of year again — the summertime months between the major food-based holidays, when donations slow down but Continue reading...

Garry oak wood takes new forms

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

Professor to discuss study of island’s elusive river otters

Whidbey Island is considered a special place by many, and that goes for a particularly cute marine mammal as well. Continue reading...

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

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

News

Fare increases floated by Washington State Ferries

A group overseeing transportation in the state wants to know how ferry riders would feel about two increases in fares… Continue reading

 

Proposals being taken now for agricultural leases within reserve

Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve issued a request for proposals for award of up to three agricultural leases within the… Continue reading

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Business

After 30 years, Whidbey Coffee is strong as ever

Whidbey Coffee’s story began with chicken fajitas at a small community festival. Today, it’s a thriving business with more than Continue reading...

 

Marketplace

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

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

 

See the best wheels on Whidbey at free Show and Shine

Inaugural Whidbey Island Car Show features wide range of vehicles, with proceeds to local charities

  • 19 hours ago

 

Welcome Home to compassionate, engaging senior care

Oak Harbor residence creates a setting seniors want to come home to

 

Show some heart! Ride for WhidbeyHealth this summer

Hearts on Fire gala, annual Tour de Whidbey cycling event bring community together

 

Life

Journey into the African savanna

Disney’s The Lion King Jr. showing at Whidbey Playhouse through July 28

 

Share the shore during pup season, look but don’t touch seals

Advocates for marine mammals are making their annual pitch to beach watchers regarding dewy-eyed babies they may come across. Don’t… Continue reading