Letters to the editor are a celebration of freedom of speech | Opinion

  • May 23, 2015 at 2:00AM

When you don’t agree with another person’s opinions, it can be a bitter pill to swallow. But nobody ever said freedom of speech was always palatable.


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Take pause this weekend to remember those who have passed | In Our Opinion

  • May 20, 2015 at 2:00AM

Monday is the day set aside to honor and remember those who died in active military service. This Memorial Day, there will be honor guards snapping to attention as flags ripple in the breeze. Amidst the green lawn and bright flowers of cemeteries throughout the state, lone buglers and mournful pipers will evoke a heartfelt tear.

100 deadly days of summer start May 22

  • May 16, 2015 at 3:00AM

It may seem odd that the “100 Deadly Days of Summer” starts a month before summer begins.

Can we save one starfish at a time? | Sound Off

  • May 13, 2015 at 3:00AM

Many of us love “The Starfish Story,” a tale traced to an essay by the American anthropologist and science writer Loren Eiseley.

Voting for Best of Whidbey is fun, fast and easier than ever | Publisher's Column

  • May 9, 2015 at 3:00AM

The Whidbey News Group’s annual Best of Whidbey Readers Choice Awards is off to a strong start.

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