Poet, veteran share perspectives on the impact of war

Retired Army Col. Greg Stone speaks about the aftermath of serving in battle. - Photo by Kelly Pantoleon / Whidbey News-Times
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For self-proclaimed “semi-retired” Army Col. Greg Stone, reading poetry is similar to a religious experience.


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Struck by car in late June, Oak Harbor physical therapist grateful for support

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Every now and then, flashbacks will play in Merv Lyson’s head.

Roller Barn’s ‘Frightville’ on hunt for volunteers

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Oak Harbor’s freakiest haunted house is reaching out for volunteers.

Art & About

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The WHIDBEY WORKING ARTISTS Summer Art Tour is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 29, 30 and 31. For the tour map, studio locations, artist listings and more, visit


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