Don Lauer named Langley interim police chief

Officer sworn in as top cop by mayor

Photo by Dave Felice / Whidbey News Group
                                Samantha Ollis leads her cow, Daisy, which she will show at the Whidbey Island Fair.

4-H fundamental to fair

For one South Whidbey High School student, 4-H and the Whidbey Island Fair are essential parts of ensuring a successful… Continue reading

Fire destroys Glendale home

A fire destroyed a home just before midnight on Friday July 13 near Glendale on South WHidbey. Deputy Chief Jon… Continue reading

Blasting off with Whidbey’s Rocket Man

Generations launched into space at summer mini-camp

Man accused of copper theft

A 29-year-old man is accused of stealing copper wire on South Whidbey and selling it to a recycler, according to… Continue reading

Second police policy workshop planned

City council continues discussion of accountability gaps

South Whidbey Port hires new director

New executive director hired

Clinton ADA beach dedication set for July 21

Blue mats bring beach time for all abilities

Local rotary club reaches worldwide

Fundraiser helps residents of poorest nations regain mobility

A 1941 Graham Hollywood, owned by Roy Deaver of Clinton, was chosen as Best of Show in the Cool Bayview Nights car show Saturday.

Rain doesn’t dampen the fun at Cool Bayview Nights car show

Attendees selected the mildly modified and rebuilt 1941 Graham Hollywood, owned by Roy Deaver of Clinton, as Best of Show Continue reading...

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Homegrown ‘Frijole Friday’

Fundraiser features student crops, cooking


Uninhabited house destroyed in blaze

Officials from Central Whidbey Island Fire and Rescue say they are unable to determine the cause of a fire that… Continue reading


Freeland shopping center proposes to build sewage treatment facility

Owners of Freeland Plaza Shopping Center have submitted an application to replace the building’s septic system with a newer sewage… Continue reading



Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Real people. Real stories. The real impact of tobacco

Education campaign returns with powerful stories to help Island County residents quit smoking