Patricia Guthrie

Arts events slated across Whidbey Island

Uncommon Threads, 15th Annual Whidbey Weavers Guild show, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 2 and Sat. Nov. 3 at Nordic Hall, 63 Jacobs Road Coupeville.… Continue reading

Dying at home topic of Oak Harbor author’s new book

With more Americans living longer and aging in place, more also want to die at home. Few, however, actually do. Karen Clayton of Oak Harbor… Continue reading

New van for veterans helps with health care

It’s not an ambulance, fire truck or other rescue vehicle. But to its new occupants, the plain white eight-passenger van is a “life saver.” Tuesday,… Continue reading

‘Octette Bridge Club’ deals tough love

At Whidbey Playhouse, sisterhood cracks behind the well-coiffed facade

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Halloween Happenings

There’s plenty of spooky things to do on Whidbey

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4-H Rally Day emphasizes diverse activities

The nation’s largest youth development and mentoring organization is looking for some new members. The only requirement is being between the ages of 5 to… Continue reading

Museum debuts history tour

Fundraiser combines talks, walk and wine tasting

New, larger ferry goes into service at south tip of island

Washington’s newest ferry, Suquamish, cast off from Clinton’s dock for the first time Thursday, on its way to Mukilteo and a new daily routine. Suquamish… Continue reading

Suva sails away with awards at boat festival

Schooner ‘People’s Choice’ at Seattle wooden boat festival

Noe Jose Cafe: Where friends and family eat

Mom’s the secret sauce at brothers’ Oak Harbor restaurant

Candidates tackle the issues at League forum

Candidates forum draws nearly 200 residents

Feds award grant to IT

Money will fund 10 new propane buses

Cider Fest rules!

Sept. 29 event features freshly-pressed juice, food, music, fun for kids

Nortier to step down as Island Transit executive director

Executive director deboarding bus system next month

Raptors ready to roost at annual festival

Get up close with nature’s hunting aviators Saturday

Real life couple shines on stage in dynamic performance at Whidbey Playhouse

There are two reasons to see “Daddy Long Legs,” opening Friday at Whidbey Playhouse Community Theatre. Those reasons are Heather Good McCoy and Darren McCoy.… Continue reading

Longtime director exits WICA stage

Burgua a guiding force during theater’s turbulent early years

Unhealthy wildfire smoke continues

Air quality burn ban ordered

Peeking inside an artists’ world

Annual island tour opens studio doors

Flowers for Tokitae and her family

Solemn Penn Cove ceremony for Puget Sound orcas