Souped up and sudsy: Racers in Langley’s annual Soup Box Derby readying creative rides for Aug. 25

By Wendy Leigh When Jack Healy says he’s into copper bathtubs, he isn’t joking around. That’s exactly what he’ll be… Continue reading

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Commissioners sign contract to build mental health crisis center

Whidbey Island is a step closer to having its first facility for helping its most vulnerable citizens without taking them… Continue reading

County awards $3M to Langley for infrastructure projects

County commissioners have decided to give restorations at the Coupeville Wharf and improvements to East Langley a lift. The Island… Continue reading

Three decades of advocacy: WEAN has made its mark on environmental policy in Island County

For 30 years, one group on Whidbey Island has served as a watchdog for the environment. Steve Erickson and Marianne… Continue reading

Hospital aims to recruit more providers, improve access

The number of unfilled positions at WhidbeyHealth is affecting patients’ access to care, which is causing some to go off… Continue reading

Island County looks to facilitate more farm worker housing

Island County is looking to make it easier for farm owners and operators to build housing for their laborers. Planning… Continue reading

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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Getting ready for school

Ensuring students have supplies for new year

Whidbey’s Janie Cribbs keeps on belting out the blues

By Patricia Guthrie Special to The Record Stevie Nicks, Janis Joplin, Bonnie Rait. These are just a few of the Continue reading...

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Art & About | Whidbey Island’s August art events

The ARTISTS OF SOUTH WHIDBEY are proud to present their 45th annual art show and sale Friday-Sunday, Aug. 2-4. The Continue reading...

New car show gets into gear

Free event is Aug. 3 at fairgrounds



Morgan tops local runners at Race the Reserve

Langley’s Sophia Morgan led a handful of local runners by winning her division at the eighth annual Race the Reserve Continue reading...



Foxtail Farms brings sun to Whidbey

When Stephen Williams first stepped foot on Whidbey Island a few years ago, he had no idea that he and Continue reading...

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Cartoon for Aug. 17, 2019

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Cartoon for Aug. 14, 2019

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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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Buying, building or selling? Local experience matters

If you’re buying or selling a home on Whidbey Island, you deserve local expertise


Medical or recreational: Cannabis consultants find the right solution for you

Consultants advise on a wide range of products to relieve symptoms, promote relaxation

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Help is here: A substance-free life begins with asking for help

New Everett health centre can help you on the road to recovery