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.


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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.

Filing week is near, time to make a run for it | In Our Opinion

  • May 6, 2015 at 3:00AM updated at 2:52PM

Greenbank resident and blogger Rob Born should be applauded for throwing his hat in the ring and running for hospital commissioner after criticizing the hospital’s leadership for years.

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