Opinion

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

Cartoon for Aug. 1, 2018

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  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Hutchison is the best choice for U.S. Senator

Editor, There are 29 candidates running for U.S. senator. With that many candidates, two thoughts come to mind: First, it is obvious that not that… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Pick Hazelrigg-Hernandez for Appeals Court

Editor, It’s often difficult to know enough about the candidates for Appeals Court Judge and I would like to recommend Cecily Hazelrigg-Hernandez for the position… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Why do teachers beg, bargain, hold signs?

Editor, “Fair and equitable salaries!” These were the resounding words left in the audience’s minds at the packed school board meetings June 25 and July… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Thank you to volunteers who cleaned and painted

Editor, On behalf of Washington State Parks, I would like to extend our most sincere appreciation to the fantastic group of volunteers who donated their… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Come celebrate the ‘Protect Washington’ act up for vote

Editor, Don’t we deserve wise, courageous leadership, elected officials that make reality-based, well-thought out decisions? Dave Paul, Janet St. Clair and Scott McMullen know that… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Letter: Latsinova best qualified for the state Court of Appeals

Editor, There is one outstanding candidate running for the Court of Appeals. Rita Latsinova is uniquely the best qualified for this important position. The Court… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Editorial: Navy connection to city sewer better late than never

Oak Harbor leaders should find a mutually effective way to work with the Navy to connect the Seaplane Base to the city’s new sewage treatment… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Cartoon for July 28, 2018

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  • Jul 27, 2018

Letter: Changes and rain showers didn’t dampen garage sale

Editor, Thank you, Coupeville. Change is often risky. But, apparently, not so with this year’s Coupeville Lions Club Garage Sale, held June 30 through July… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2018

Letter: So-called ‘wars’ are all very expensive and a waste

Editor, Have you ever noticed the similarities of all the so-called “war on — fill in the blank —” programs the federal government is waging?… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2018

Sound Off: Coupeville’s Haller House belongs to all of us

As a Washington Main Street program, our mission is to strengthen, promote and maintain our successful historic downtown district. Our downtown corridor in Coupeville is… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2018

Cartoon for July 25, 2018

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  • Jul 24, 2018

Letter: Illegal immigrants cause problems for our country

Editor, In response to Mr. David Coleman’s letter, Whidbey News-Times, Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Mr. Coleman seems to have missed the point of my letter… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2018

Letter: Dave Paul just makes sense

Editor, We live in very perilous times. We have been witnessing the possible collapse of constitutional government. It’s possible in a short while all three… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2018

Letter: Look closely at candidates

Editor, Rita Latsinova is a better choice for judge. I urge voters to check the backgrounds of the candidates for Court of Appeals, and not… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2018