South Whidbey students walk out for climate

Nearly 100 South Whidbey students left school early on Friday to rally for climate action.

By Karina Andrew • October 4, 2022 1:30 am
Mystery of the headless buck | Island Scanner

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By Jessie Stensland • October 5, 2022 1:30 am
New juvenile justice law raises concerns

A state law meant to protect juveniles inspired strong feelings in Island County’s justice system.

By Jessie Stensland • October 4, 2022 1:30 am
Cultural event to include cedar planting

The community is invited to an upcoming event in Langley to observe Indigenous Peoples’ Day.

By Kira Erickson • October 4, 2022 1:30 am
League of Women Voters hosts two candidate forums

The group, together with Sno-Isle Libraries, is hosting virtual candidates’ forums on Oct. 18 and 20.

October 4, 2022 1:30 am
Post office hiring blitz hits island

Job fairs on Whidbey last week were part of the U.S. Postal Service’s two-day hiring “Mega Blitz.”

October 4, 2022 1:30 am
State grants fund salmon recovery on Whidbey

Two organizations won grants from the Recreation and Conservation Office for Island County projects.

By Karina Andrew • October 4, 2022 1:30 am



Whidbey triathletes to compete in Ironman 70.3 World Championships

Two South Whidbey women who have qualified to race in the Half Ironman World Championships are proof that athletes of…

By Kira Erickson • October 4, 2022 1:30 am
Second round of Best of Whidbey voting begins

What’s the best restaurant on Whidbey Island? Who’s the best firefighter, barista and dog groomer?

September 22, 2022 1:30 am



Oak Harbor defeats Ferndale

The girls varsity volleyball team won three sets out of four to secure a victory over Ferndale.

By Karina Andrew • October 4, 2022 1:30 am
Comeback kids

After being down 1-0 for most of the game, Oak Harbor scored two goals in the final five minutes of…

September 30, 2022 1:30 am

Christina Rhoades, Community Manager at Windermere, is a Certified Manager of Community Associations. Sponsored
September 19, 2022 6:00 am
Michele knits and listens to music during her weekday Island Transit commute for her work with the Public Health Department. Sponsored
September 19, 2022 6:00 am
Peoples Bank’s small business lending program offers a full suite of financing products to help small businesses achieve growth and market success, says Mike Fredlund, Peoples Bank’s Commercial Market Leader for Island and Skagit counties. Sponsored
September 5, 2022 6:00 am
ESC Mattress Center owners Joshua Rigsby and William Wellauer are proud supporters of the Everett Silvertips and other community groups. When you shop local, you're supporting your community! Sponsored
September 5, 2022 6:00 am



Coupeville prepares for scares

The annual Haunting of Coupeville begins Oct. 1 with a whole slew of fun and frightening activities.

By Karina Andrew • September 30, 2022 1:30 am
Sculptor of interactive, eccentric artwork pens book

Tucked away in the dense, dark woods of South Whidbey lies one of the island’s best-kept secrets.

By Kira Erickson • September 30, 2022 1:30 am