Of all the phone calls that come into the Island County Historical Society Museum in Coupeville, there probably will not be another that created the sort of buzz that rattled the front desk three weeks ago.
Dorothy Bell’s recovery from a serious car crash many years ago gave her an adventurous spirit and a greater appreciation for life.
Retired Navy chief Rick Hannold secured the second slot for the commissioner District 3 election and pulled far enough ahead to avoid a recount.
Termination of the head swim coach for the North Whidbey Aquatic Club was made official Monday night.
Within the next couple of weeks, many parents of Whidbey students will be receiving letters telling them that their elementary schools are failing them.
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announced that Monday, Aug. 25 is a “free day” for state parks.
A former candidate for Oak Harbor City Council will serve six months in jail for stealing a 100-ounce bar of silver from an elderly family friend, according to court documents.
You could hear them before you could see them. Hydroplanes, with their distinctive whiny roar, rattled eardrums in Oak Harbor for the first time in nearly 40 years Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16 and 17.
Nudist Democrat David Olinger, who ran as a write-in candidate for Island County Sheriff, won’t be going on to the general election.
HomePlace Special Care Center strives to bring joy to the lives of its 48 residents.
Bill Patterson’s status as the head coach of the North Whidbey Aquatic Club swim team remains up in the air.
Earl Irish, who goes by the mountain man name of “Scratch,” has been coming to the Central Whidbey event known as the Rendezvous for nearly two decades.
Already driving with extra caution after hitting a deer in July, Rita Lemke was traveling slowly to work last week when she spotted a large rack of antlers poking out from behind a bush along the side of the road.
A man who turned himself into police late last month was charged with first-degree child molestation this week, according to documents on file in Island County Superior Court.
Thousands of people descended on downtown Coupeville last weekend for the 50th annual Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival.
More than 200 ballots were rejected Monday at the Island County Auditor’s office because of late postmarks and other issues.
Whidbey General Hospital is redistricting the area it serves.
The Oak Harbor School District board approved a 2014-15 budget during its meeting Monday night.
A man who forged signatures so he could divorce his wife and marry his girlfriend was sentenced this week in Island County Superior Court.
With recent rain and current weather models predicting more moderate conditions in western Washington, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources is adjusting the current statewide burn ban.