Whidbey Island crabbing season hits a high-water mark

July marked the beginning of the recreational crabbing season surrounding the whole of Whidbey and, according to longtime crabbers, this...

By Sam Fletcher • July 24, 2024 1:30 am


A teenager is accused of driving a stolen truck on North Whidbey.

A teenager is accused of driving a stolen truck on North Whidbey, trying to elude police and stealing a tip…

By Jessie Stensland • July 23, 2024 1:30 am
Veterans to receive recognition during fair

Vietnam War veterans will be recognized for their service at the Whidbey Island Fair this year.

By Kira Erickson • July 23, 2024 1:30 am
Oak Harbor Purple Heart veteran models for a cause

The veteran was featured in a yearly calendar created by nonprofit Pin-Ups for Vets.

By Sam Fletcher • July 19, 2024 1:30 am
Cigarette spurs South Whidbey grass fire

No was injured in a brush fire Wednesday afternoon near Clinton.

By Kira Erickson • July 19, 2024 1:30 am
Eluding cases is part of trend

Another suspect on Whidbey is facing charges for leading police on a potentially dangerous pursuit.

By Jessie Stensland • July 19, 2024 1:30 am
Transit riders Nathan, Parker and Zackary. Photos courtesy Island Transit Sponsored
Why I Ride: Island Transit celebrates passion and community connection

The Island Transit rebranding event was more than just a celebration of a new look and feel; it was a…

By Island Transit • July 22, 2024 6:30 am






Transit riders Nathan, Parker and Zackary. Photos courtesy Island Transit Sponsored
July 22, 2024 6:30 am
Bryan, Sno-Isle’s Clinton Library Manager, enjoys his daily commute with Island Transit. Sponsored
June 24, 2024 6:00 am
Oncologist Dr. Deepjot Singh and Nurse Practitioner Lena Bransom will be providing full-time oncology care at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center. Sponsored
June 24, 2024 6:00 am
The Washington State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, an independent organization that advocates for the rights of residents living in long-term care homes, is looking for volunteers in Island County. Sponsored
April 22, 2024 6:30 am



Island Shakespeare Festival begins

“The Lucky Chance” opened Friday, July 19 at Island Shakespeare Festival on Whidbey Island.

July 17, 2024 1:30 am
Ferry home travels Whidbey’s coast

Two central Whidbey residents turned an old ferry boat into a home that is now for sale.

By Luisa Loi • July 19, 2024 1:30 am