Gold Bar fire Lt. Scott Coulson investigates brush fires in the hills outside of Omak, Friday night, Aug. 21, 2015.The wildfires, the largest in state history, nearly killed a former Langley man last week. - Genna Martin / The Herald

Langley High grad survives wildfire by jumping in lake

  • Aug 28, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Aug 29, 2015 at 8:24AM

The largest wildfire in Washington’s history nearly claimed the life of a former South Whidbey man last week.

Boeing Employees fund donates $35,000 to Good Cheer

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Good Cheer Food Bank and Thrift Stores got a check earlier this week for $35,000 from the Boeing Employees Community Fund, executive director Kathy McCabe said Thursday.

South Whidbey State Park patrons celebrate unveiling of old sign

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About 60 people gathered at South Whidbey State Park Tuesday, Aug. 25, for a picnic and unveiling of a restored park entrance sign.

Langley Soup Box Derby not canceled - yet

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Anyone planning on watching or racing in the Langley Soup Box Derby at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 30 should still do so, despite a high chance of rain in the forecast.

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