When Snohomish City Council members voted to ban recreational marijuana businesses in the city, they joined a growing rebellion against the state’s newest industry.
Every year at this time, the Whidbey News Group newspapers, including the Whidbey News-Times, go pink.
The City of Oak Harbor has a new way of handling the annual awards of hotel-motel tax money intended to promote tourism.
The staff of the Whidbey News-Times has reason to celebrate this week after taking home 11 awards Friday for excellence in journalism.
For months, there’s been a drumbeat of panic that new water quality standards based on how much fish people eat could drive Boeing and other companies out of Washington.
“(Mayor Scott) Dudley was largely shut down, however.
Despite misunderstandings following a tense email exchange this week between members of Oak Harbor’s Downtown Merchants Association, there did come encouraging news Tuesday.
As parents send their kids off to college this fall, many are enjoying something that hasn’t happened in more than 30 years: the first two-year state college-tuition freeze in Washington since 1981.