Patricia Guthrie

Whidbey Queer Pride Parade postponed

May be canceled this year, organizers say

 

Medicare money and swing beds to help WhidbeyHealth’s financial woes

Reimbursement of $3 million expected, board told

 

June offers wide variety of art shows from woolly sheep to whales

Artists are on exhibit at OAK HARBOR LIBRARY in June, featuring paintings, drawings, photographs and ceramic art by Whidbey Allied Artists. ROB SCHOUTEN GALLERY presents… Continue reading

 

‘Art with a Message’ packs a visual punch of youth perception

Annual exhibit on display until June 9

A hoot of religious irreverence

Delightful Dark Ages dark comedy ‘Incorruptible’ conquers Playhouse

Orrin Gorman McClellan’s words of war resonate beyond his death

‘A Soldier’s Journal, Last Supper to No Goodbye’ chronicles combat’s invisible wounds

Whale-on-whale attack called ‘unusual’ for Whidbey Island waters

It’s nature: ‘For the transient killer whales, gray whales are a part of their diet’

Whidbey’s shrimp season mighty small and plenty busy

Local waters awash in thousands of buoys, hundreds of boaters and dinner for dozens

As new CEO, Ron Telles vows to regain public trust in WhidbeyHealth

Board awards one-year contract, $330,000 annual salary with no bonuses

Savor Spring offers a palate pleaser of local wine, spirits and food

Six tasting locations featured this weekend on South Whidbey

PSE closing two Whidbey service offices this summer

Two outlets will continue to accept in-person payments

WhidbeyHealth’s Telles presents CEO to-do list to board

Making budget presentations “zing” instead of sag is one of many admirable management traits displayed by Ron Telles during WhidbeyHealth public meetings during his past… Continue reading

Grief in the middle of the ocean

Chris Jordan’s film shows the plight of man through the eyes of albatross

Photos by Patricia Guthrie/Whidbey News Group<em></em>
                                <em>Yu Williams, left, and Polly Schweer pose on the mounds of plastic that they bundle to get ready for hauling from Freeland’s Island Recycling. “They are the miracle workers of this place,” says owner Jill Campbell. </em>

Recycling cumbersome, but as necessary as ever

Confused about plastic, glass, paper? Ask questions at transfer stations

Photos by Patricia Guthrie/Whidbey News Group<em></em>
                                <em>Yu Williams, left, and Polly Schweer pose on the mounds of plastic that they bundle to get ready for hauling from Freeland’s Island Recycling. “They are the miracle workers of this place,” says owner Jill Campbell. </em>

The ocean under a microscope: Carla Stehr merges art and science

From Carla Stehr’s viewpoint, the ocean is very small. Tiny. Microscopic, in fact. It’s also a wondrous, liquid world teeming with all sizes of life… Continue reading

Hospital board may consider big bonus for departing CEO

Special forum attracted many, was deemed ‘positively effective’

Foibles and fun of love shine in Whidbey Playhouse ‘She Loves Me’

All the high notes of romance hit by talented cast

WhidbeyHealth board sets special public meeting for Monday

WhidbeyHealth board commissioners want to hear from the public and health system staff about how it should best move forward and look for a new… Continue reading

Snohomish County Community Transit’s new Swift Green Line buses began service this week, including routes between the Mukilteo Ferry Terminal and Paine Field’s commerical airline passenger terminal. Shuttle van service between Whidbey Island and Paine Field begins Thursday. (Photo provided)

Getting to Paine Field gets easier

Options begin this week for getting to and from new Everett terminal

Snohomish County Community Transit’s new Swift Green Line buses began service this week, including routes between the Mukilteo Ferry Terminal and Paine Field’s commerical airline passenger terminal. Shuttle van service between Whidbey Island and Paine Field begins Thursday. (Photo provided)

Whidbey filmmaker picked for ‘Wild and Wise Women’

Personalizes mental illness, demons of war