Whidbey firefighters battle fires in Eastern Washington

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Aug 28, 2015 at 9:33AM

Four Whidbey Island firefighters are battling “violent fire activity” in Eastern Washington until at least the end of this week.

Run IN Color helps local causes | Slideshow

  • Aug 24, 2015 at 12:00PM updated Aug 27, 2015 at 9:34AM

The smiles were plentiful as participants enjoyed running through clouds of colored powder during the Third Annual Run IN Color Saturday, Aug. 22, at Windjammer Park.

Rollover accident snarls traffic at Deception Pass | Update

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Aug 27, 2015 at 9:21AM

Emergency responders were called to Deception Pass Bridge this evening for a report of a car that flipped over with occupants trapped inside.

Fastpitch team looking for more players | Youth softball

  • Aug 27, 2015 at 8:44AM

Island Tsunami, an '04 U12 girls fastpitch softball team, is looking to add more players to its current roster.

South Whidbey Record

Island County prosecutor recuses himself from jail death review

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 5:18PM

Island County Prosecutor Greg Banks announced today that he no longer believes he is the right person to review the April death of Keaton Farris in the Coupeville Jail. In a released statement, Banks said to avoid any perceptions of a conflict of interest that he has requested Whatcom County Prosecuting Attorney Dave McEachran perform the review on behalf of his office.

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