Patricia Guthrie

Tons of toxic trash targeted in state budget cuts

Program for poisons collected 300,000 pounds last year

U-Haul opens at OLF Storage in Coupeville

U-Haul has come to Coupeville. OLF Storage owner Mike Syreen signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer about two months ago. U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing… Continue reading

Dutch heritage showcased at Oak Harbor parade and fair

Holland Happening celebrates its 48th year

Oak Harbor Haven provides safe refuge for the night

Homeless treated as “guests”

WhidbeyHealth names new Coupeville board commissioner

Kurt Blankenship chosen from six candidates

More than movies at Oak Harbor Cinemas

Opera lovers sing praises of special Saturday shows

Owning a home still within reach on Whidbey

Habitat for Humanity seeks qualified buyers and it could be you

Haven’s first weeks to be discussed at Tuesday meeeting

New shelter doesn’t end planning for the homeless, group says

Climate change predicted for new hospital

New heating system to cut energy use by half

Index measures wealth in county, not just Oak Harbor

Bloomberg wealth study scrutinizes income and home value

Oak Harbor shelter opens with seven clients

Christian Reformed Church becomes overnight Haven for the homeless

Opioid education topic of Narcan Night Oak Harbor

Speakers to address addiction, overdose help and abuse trends

No home? No job. No job? No home. Homeless snagged by Catch-22

Housing Support Center paving the way to permanent shelter

Health Department overflowing with septic applications

Number doubles in five years with Whidbey growth spurt

First case of mumps reported on Island County

The first probable case of the mumps has been reported in Island County, said Dr. Brad Thomas, county health officer. The county’s sole probable mumps… Continue reading

Yondersea barber drops anchor in Oak Harbor

Styles from “rockabilly” to fades, tapers, wild or mild cuts offered

No way Jose! Brothers open eatery in downtown Oak Harbor

New restaurant featuring Mom’s traditional cooking

Public health on the front lines of protection

State may expand county funds to help in public health mission

Report contends $122 million hidden Navy price tag

Federal compensation for lost taxes and health harm advised by private citizen group