Islanders join protest against detention centers

Vigils, signs and demonstrations for ‘Lights for Liberty’ events across Whidbey Friday

Report shows WhidbeyHealth still short on cash

A persistent decline in inpatient visits is contributing to low cash reserves for the island hospital district. WhidbeyHealth Controller Jennifer… Continue reading

Extortion scheme increases bail for suspected molester

A judge in Island County Superior Court increased a suspected child molester’s bail Friday because the man allegedly engaged in… Continue reading

Series of police cases involve felony DUIs

Police and prosecutors on Whidbey Island have been busy in recent weeks with a series of felony-level cases in which… Continue reading

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Whidbey Island Fair kicks off Thursday, runs July 18-21

Fair has showcased Whidbey Island agriculture, local talent for over 90 years

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

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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Top 4-H student of the year reflects on experiences | Whidbey Island Fair

SWHS grad Camden Miller participated in the horse division for years, switched to cattle this year

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

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

County awards land preservation grants

Island County commissioners last week awarded grants to two projects that will protect open space and expand walking trail systems… Continue reading

 

Groundbreaking July 25 for next Habitat Home

The public is invited to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for a new Habitat for Humanity home at 377 Coe St.,… 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...

 

Kingsview opens Coupeville office

Kingsview Asset Management recently opened the doors to its new office and welcomed its newest advisor partner, Trenton Lay. Kingsview Continue reading...

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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

  • 4 days 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