Patricia Guthrie

Playing with fire is serious art and part of Whidbey’s weekend studio tour

Encaustics is hot in more ways than one

Solar Eclipse 2017: Going totally for Oregon’s totality or staying partial to Whidbey

Wherever you view the skies Monday, wear proper eye protection

Kids and lemonade stands will be Whidbey treat Saturday

Lemons and water a recipe for learning business basics

Pigfest’s secret sauce: Raising funds through free food

Oak Harbor’s annual event cooks up 3,600 pounds of pork

Lummi Nation: Return Tokitae ‘to the place in her heart’

‘We need to do something for these beautiful, spiritual creatures’

It’s Italian! Pop-up replaces pies at Greenbank Farm monthly

Couple cooks up and serves authentic cuisine

Time to pork out at Oak Harbor annual ‘oink you’ celebration

Blitz, Blue Thunder and Crisp P. Bacon part of all-day Sunday event

Coupeville Festival ‘feels’ good for felt, other fiber art

15,000 expected for this weekend’s annual art and music gathering

Whidbey’s piano man inherits grand collection

He doesn’t play, but he’d like to sell, sell, sell

Smoke staying in our skies — and eyes — through the weekend

B.C. wildfires blanket Washington with’ worst’ air quality in the nation

EMS seeks grant for community paramedics

Too many local 911 calls involve social needs, not medical emergencies, paramedics say

County ups porta-potties for salmon anglers

Pinks and port-a-potties face earlier-than-planned deadline

Too hot? Too dry? Too bad. More is on the way.

Higher temperatures lead to stricter burn ban

Conservation Futures Program to benefit forest, shores and farmland

County commissioners approve $1.1 million in tax-funded grants

Whidbey’s 360 area code now needed for all local calls

Western Washington joins the national trend of 10-digit dialing

New approaches explored for backlog of county code violations

Commissioner: ‘What we want to do is get people on a path to enforcement’

Newborn first patient at new hospital addition

$50 million wing passes its first week on the job

Best of Whidbey Fraser’s ‘art of giving’ holds strong in daily life

Ask Scott Fraser about his volunteerism spirit on view in Oak Harbor year round, and he’s sure to evoke the name Keith Bartlett. A local… Continue reading

Longtime CASA volunteer lauded for 30 years of caring

Coupeville’s Joan Caldwell “retires” from court advocacy program

Going the distance to raise awareness of veteran suicide

Mike McCastle completes another “Herculean” task