Opinion

Cartoon for Aug. 15, 2018

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  • Aug 14, 2018

 

Letter: Alarmed by plan to hike number of Navy EA-18Gs

Editor, As a resident of Coupeville, I am alarmed by the Navy plan to increase the number of Growler operations at the OLF by 400… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

 

Letter: Habitat for Humanity is grateful for supporters

Editor, Thank you to our supporters. It has never been more important than today to talk about the need of affordable housing in Island County.… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

 

Letter: If you want to have a say, make service mandatory

Editor, Let’s be honest, this was never about noise. It’s about people who don’t like the military and want military people out of their neighborhood… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Sound Off: It’s time president recognizes, supports free press

The plight of a grieving orca who continues to carry her dead calf for weeks is reported by the Seattle Times. The Spokane Spokesman-Review lets… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Letter: It’s the illegal immigrants who are bad for America

Editor, As I was reading the many articles in the July 18 edition of the Whidbey News-Times, the section of letters to the editor got… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Letter: Jet noise is ‘the sound of freedom,’ not ‘of war’

Editor, The “sound of war?” Really? This is a response to the absolutely repugnant and disgusting letter to the editor by Patrick Hurley. We suspect… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Letter: Act responsibly and vote this election cycle

Editor, I want to express my gratitude for all the local candidates who are running for office in Island County. As a volunteer for current… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Letter: Please donate to the campaign to purchase the historic Haller House

Editor, There was an informative article in the Aug. 1 issue of the Whidbey News-Times concerning the status of the intended purchase of the historic… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2018

Editorial: Attaching labels is divisive behavior we shouldn’t tolerate

Island County Commissioner Rick Hannold says he doesn’t like using labels But he sure didn’t show it when he criticized those who don’t exactly share… Continue reading

Cartoon for Aug. 8, 2018

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  • Aug 7, 2018

Cartoon for Aug. 8, 2018

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  • Aug 7, 2018

Letter: Thank you to businesses for their participation

Editor, We would like to thank the following Coupeville businesses for participating in our Dine/Shop Out fundraisers: Sunshine Drip, Ciao, Oystercatcher, Salty Mug, Aqua, Smile… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018

Letter: Our elections should be free of outside influence

Editor, Our elections should be free of outside influence. Every attempt is being made by the left to promote their claim of Trump/Russia collusion to… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018

Letter: Brace for impacts from the ‘sounds of war’ on Whidbey

Editor, Let’s be honest. “The Sound of Freedom” is a Madison Avenue military phrase for “the Sound of War.” The Growler’s arrival on Whidbey Island… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018

Cartoon for Aug. 4, 2018

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  • Aug 3, 2018

Letter: Feeling good after watching act of kindness by three men

Editor, Wednesday about 1 p.m., I was stopped at the Coupeville/State Highway 20 stoplight when in the car next to me ran out of gas.… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

Letter: Rick Hannold understands what’s best for community

Editor, Janet St. Clair is a talking head managed by puppeteers from “Freattle.” She has only lived on Camano for three years. How could she… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

Letter: Illegal immigrants should be responsible for actions

Editor, Your edition of Saturday, July 14, 2018 contained two letters, one from Ed Hickey and the other from Richard Ays, that are completely correct.… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

Editorial: Make sure your vote counts, get ballots into the mail

The primary election is Aug. 7, when means it’s time to mail in ballots. Ensure your vote counts and voice is heard. There are no… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018