WAIF seeks foster homes for kittens, puppies

Kittens and puppies arriving in large numbers at WAIF animal shelter are in need of temporary homes.

By Karina Andrew • June 2, 2023 1:30 am

Bear sighted on North Whidbey

A North Whidbey resident reported a black bear sighting near Strawberry Point.

By Karina Andrew • June 2, 2023 1:30 am
Changes in store for ferry fares

Ferry riders may see a hike in fares over the next few years.

By Kira Erickson • June 2, 2023 1:30 am
Very hungry caterpillars arrive on island

A type of orangish caterpillar is proliferating in parts of Whidbey Island.

By Jessie Stensland • June 2, 2023 1:30 am
Lummi canoe found near North Whidbey

Dawn Koppel Glavick and Brett Ginther have found a number of unusual objects in the Salish Sea.

By Kira Erickson • June 2, 2023 1:30 am
Two accidents close highway Wednesday

Traffic on Highway 20 was temporarily delayed at two places affecting Whidbey Island Wednesday.

By Karina Andrew • June 2, 2023 1:30 am
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Toddler Learning Center is now STEPS

Building on their experience, expertise, and vision, Oak Harbor’s Toddler Learning Center is evolving – taking steps to expand resources…

By STEPS • May 29, 2023 6:00 am

Blown fuse causes Crescent Harbor fire

A brush fire on East Crescent Harbor Road by base housing was quickly resolved Wednesday afternoon.

June 2, 2023 1:30 am
Bookstore owner challenges town mayor

A Front Street business owner will challenge longtime Coupeville Mayor Molly Hughes in the general election this November.

By Karina Andrew • May 31, 2023 1:30 am

Clinton hairdresser highlights the arts

A colorful new business dedicated to hair care has joined a growing arts scene in Clinton.

By Kira Erickson • May 26, 2023 1:30 am
Veteran-owned gun shop rebrands

The owners of a shooting range and gun shop in Oak Harbor is rebranding with an emphasis on safety.

By Rachel Rosen • May 23, 2023 1:30 am

Whidbey track stars shine at state meet


May 30, 2023 1:30 am
Right off the bat

“We had two single season records set during this game,” said Assistant Coach Tim Norman. Reese Wasinger had 157 strikeouts…

May 12, 2023 1:30 am

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May 29, 2023 6:00 am
Bob and his daughter Brittany enjoyed a week-long adventure using only public transit exploring Whidbey, Port Townsend and San Juan Island. Photo courtesy Island Transit Sponsored
April 17, 2023 6:00 am
Debbie Hogue, Talent Acquisition Manager at Peoples Bank. Peoples Bank’s approach to employee engagement, flexible work culture, and building a shared value system can serve as a guide for other businesses to recruit and retain top talent. Sponsored
March 20, 2023 6:00 am
Maintaining healthy, open communication with your teen can be a great way to know how they're doing and that you're a safe place for them to turn to, when they need help. Sponsored
March 13, 2023 6:00 am