Talk softly, lug a big lens

Naturalist focuses on whales for Puget Sound Express boat tours

County among most generous

People who live in Island County are among the most generous in the state. A recent study by financial technology… Continue reading

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                                A total of 36 additional EA-18G Growlers will be coming to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island.

Navy announces decision on Growlers

Under a decision announced Wednesday, the Navy will add 36 EA-18G Growler aircraft to Naval Air Station Whidbey Island and… Continue reading

New names for South Whidbey trails

Falcon Trail and Cedar Corner are the official names for two new trails within South Whidbey Community Park. On Wednesday,… Continue reading

Spring is here. Officially.

Hello sun, sailing, flowers, fun, warm dirt and higher temperatures

Dogs still get to run free by the sea in Langley

Seawall Park exempted from new leash law

Cooking up lessons in Langley’s Learning Labs

Youth, adults take classes in revamped home ec and shop classrooms

The city of Langley plans to replace well-loved playground equipment at Generation Park with a new structure that includes glide slides, spiral climber, horizontal loop ladder, spin cup, toddler swing and more. (Photo provided)

Generation Park slated for new playground equipment

Glide slides, spiral climber, loop ladder, spin cup and more swinging in soon

Whidbey birds winging it at Clyde Theatre

Johnsons’ new film debuts March 24, 31

Whidbey Homeless Coalition Spring Fling set for March 23

Annual fundraiser features taco meal, live music, auction, dessert dash

New harbormaster named for South Whidbey Port

Patrick Boin moves up the port ladder

News

Teens lead effort to make theater more accessible

Three Whidbey Island girls saw the problem: wheelchair and mobility-impaired access to Whidbey Children’s Theatre was difficult at best, according… Continue reading

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WICA presents award-winning ‘Next to Normal’

Winner of three Tony Awards, including best musical score, and the 2010 Pulitzer Prize, “Next to Normal” is an unflinching… Continue reading

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Business

Teens lead effort to make theater more accessible

Three Whidbey Island girls saw the problem: wheelchair and mobility-impaired access to Whidbey Children’s Theatre was difficult at best, according Continue reading...

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Couple brings New Zealand backpack brand to Whidbey

Distributors leap from buying outdoor gear to selling it

 

 

Sports

South Whidbey boys take 1st, girls 2nd in 4-team meet / Track

Powered by six first-place finishes, the South Whidbey High School boys track team came out on top of a four-team… Continue reading

 

Falcons trip Turks / Girls golf

The South Whidbey High School girls golf team cruised to a 67-29 win in the North Sound Conference opener Thursday,… Continue reading

 

Marketplace
Speak to local outdoor recreation experts and discover all there is to do in the region at the Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23.

Expo offers your key to the great outdoors

Check out the free Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23!

 

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond