Photo by Wendy Leigh/South Whidbey Record
                                Rob Schouten welcomes one of the newest sculptures to the sculpture garden at Rob Schouten Gallery in Langley.

Sculpture garden comes alive in downtown Langley

To say “it’s been a long time coming” is an understatement for Rob and Victory Schouten, owners of the Rob… Continue reading

One person airlifted after crash in Freeland

A motorcycle and car collision Tuesday afternoon resulted in injuries at Highway 525 near the intersection of Scott Road in… Continue reading

Piper Travis

County settles for $3.1M in woman’s jail-related death

Jail staff neglected a Whidbey Island woman as she became seriously ill, her family alleged.

Suicide prevention month: Groups work to address ‘public health emergency’

Local groups are working to show that deaths by suicide are preventable. Although the efforts continue year-round, September is national… Continue reading

A pressing need: Cider events proliferate as apple season begins

Autumn means a lot of things on Whidbey Island, but one that invariably tops the heap is a plethora of… Continue reading

Island County plan aspires to end homelessness

Local leaders and residents have been discussing the issue of homelessness for years, but soon Island County will have a… Continue reading

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Doughnuts to please all palates, even pooches: Popular Bayview shop offers vegan option

Whidbey Doughnuts at Bayview Corner working on new creations

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Find cheddar from another udder at these local dairy farms

St. John Creamery and Glendale Shepherd produce goat and sheep cheeses, respectively.

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Service dogs compete in ‘Puppy Olympics’ at volunteer picnic

With tails wagging and ears perked, eager canine “athletes” dashed and demonstrated their skills at the Doggie Olympics during the Continue reading...

Bug guy gives bird talk

An insect ecologist will be discussing an order of birds that was once accused of stealing milk from goats. Coupeville Continue reading...

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News

One person airlifted after crash in Freeland

A motorcycle and car collision Tuesday afternoon resulted in injuries at Highway 525 near the intersection of Scott Road in… Continue reading

 

Whidbey emergency response team takes flight

Island County is getting its own air force, of sorts. Now in its formative stage, the Disaster Airlift Response Team… Continue reading

 

 

Sports

Community invited to run 5K at Westling Invitational / Cross country

South Whidbey residents can relive their high school days by being part of the Carl Westling Cross Country Invitational Saturday,… Continue reading

 

South Whidbey holds own at Sehome Invitational / Cross coutnry

Running with the big boys (and girls), the South Whidbey High School cross country teams were among 43 schools at… Continue reading

 

Opinion

Cartoon for Sept. 18, 2019

Cartoon for Sept. 18, 2019 Continue reading...

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Marketplace

Make a BIG difference in a child’s life today

Building connections with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Island County

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Retirement community is the ‘perfect alternative’ for seniors

Regency on Whidbey brings independence to living and quality to life

 

Why caring for YOU needs to be top of mind

Oak Harbor esthetitian and trainer a leader in hair and skincare

 

Be a hero! Come watch the hydros in Oak Harbor

Exciting fast-action fundraiser ahead at the fourth annual Hydros for Heroes, Aug. 24 to 25

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