The Clinton Community Council discusses a proposal to lobby the state for the fourth 144-car ferry and overhead loading in Clinton. The group later voted unanimously to make the request. - Justin Burnett / The Record

Ferry movement begins; Multiple groups answer call for service improvements

  • Today at 4:00PM

It’s begun. The hopes of a few Clinton movers and shakers to spark a movement of widespread lobbying for ferry improvements on the South End appears to have succeeded as several independent efforts are well underway this week.

Robinson family celebrates 100 years on Whidbey

  • Today at 6:00PM

For the last 100 years, the Robinson family has been part of Whidbey Island. The family celebrated this fact at a Hundred Years Celebration this summer. Thirty-two descendants of Arthur and Katherine Robinson and their son Roy and his wife Marguerite gathered on July 30 to recollect stories and relish times past.

Ability, team size among cited concerns behind South Whidbey forfeit

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 6:00AM updated Sep 27, 2016 at 7:19AM

When South Whidbey football’s season began, coaches and players knew there would be some challenges ahead. Among the biggest was fielding a young, inexperienced and small Falcon squad following a 1-9 season in 2015. They didn’t know a giant would also be standing in their way. The Falcons (0-4 overall, 0-2 in the Cascade Conference) forfeited their game against Archbishop Murphy on Friday night due to a scarce roster and a competitive disadvantage, administrators said.

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Accused in mall shootings, Oak Harbor man appears in court

  • Sep 26, 2016 at 12:06PM

Alleged mall shooter Arcan Cetin appeared in Skagit County District Court Monday morning. He's being held on $2 million bail

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