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Next generation of young musicians takes over WICA

Langley has the opportunity to witness some of South Whidbey’s next crop…

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT | Pastels, Earth elements and pinball

The PACIFIC NORTHWEST ART SCHOOL in Coupeville is holding its annual open…

Falcon cheer team named academic state champions

South Whidbey High School’s girls cheer team was recently named the WIAA…

  • Mar 11th, 2017

RELIGION NOTES | For Sunday, March 12, 2017

Unity explores color of sacrament through stories Unity of Whidbey holds “Awakening…

  • Mar 11th, 2017

Eleven South Whidbey students land on Skagit Valley College honor roll

Eleven South Whidbey students were named to Skagit Valley College’s academic honor…

  • Mar 10th, 2017

March 9, 1967 and March 10, 1992 | HISTORY CORNER

The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of…

  • Mar 8th, 2017

Volunteers clean up Dan Porter Park in Clinton

Dan Porter Park got an overdue makeover Saturday. About 20 volunteers showed…

Springtime brings lambs to Whidbey’s pastures

It’s spring, and that means lamb season. For shepherds, it can be…

Langley students land on Gonzaga’s President’s List

Two students from Langley made the Gonzaga University President’s List for fall…

  • Mar 4th, 2017

Middle school student qualifies for state geography bee

Seventh-grade Langley Middle School student Sol Rabinovich has qualified for the Washington…

  • Mar 4th, 2017

Resourceful artists transform trash into treasures

The old cliché adage of “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure”…

Navy pilot creates ultimate thrill in backyard for son: a roller coaster

If there were an award for world’s coolest dad, Scott Brazelton would…

NEW ARRIVAL | Greyson Kainalu Paul

Greyson Kainalu Paul was born Jan. 6, 2017 at Greenbank Birth Center…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

HOMETOWN HEROES | Shining light where they can

Each of us has a light within to shine, each has a…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

March 2, 1967 and March 3, 1992 | HISTORY CORNER

The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of…

  • Mar 1st, 2017

February 23, 1967, February 18, 1992 and February 23, 2002 | HISTORY CORNER

The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

High school band team members place highly at competition | KUDOS

Several members of South Whidbey High School’s band placed highly at the…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

Goosefoot to host fundraiser for South Whidbey High School Jazz Band

South Whidbey residents can waltz and support the South Whidbey High School…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

Clinton Community Council offers pancakes and exercise in double event

The Clinton Community Council will host a pancake breakfast next week. The…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

WHIDBEY BIRDING | Spring is near, listen for hummingbirds

By FRANCES WOOD Which of these spring migrant species will arrive first:…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

Prove the existence of Sasquatch during meeting in Langley

Have you seen Sasquatch and want to prove that it exists? Author…

Holmes Harbor Rod & Gun Club donates over $1,000 to foundation

Holmes Harbor Rod &Gun Club board member Steve Mooney presented fifth-grade teacher…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

En garde! Fencers aim to promote the sport on South Whidbey

Inside Island Athletic Club in Freeland, the sound of panting and crashing…

Longtime South Whidbey teacher honored at meeting

Jean Shaw, a longtime teacher of the arts and drama with the…

  • Feb 18th, 2017

South Whidbey couple to celebrate 50th anniversary at Langley church

Owen and Charlene Baldwin will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 3-6…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Whidbey Island Waldorf students form a circus of their own

It’s nearly 12:45 p.m. on a Monday at Whidbey Island Waldorf School,…

NEW ARRIVAL | Kenzie Christine McBride

Kenzie Christine McBride was born on Jan. 14 to parents Christopher McBride…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

NEW ARRIVAL | Ari Allan Feldhammer

Ari Allan Feldhammer was born at 2:39 a.m. on Jan. 15 to…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

Sharing love through paintings, crafts and bass grooves

Whether through horticulture, music, art or crafts, Greenbank resident Kristi O’Donnell has…

Clinton woman named 2017 coastal volunteer of the year

By DAN PEDERSEN For The Record Carrying out nearshore research and data…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

RELIGION NOTES | Christian Science Church in Langley considers ‘Spirit’

The Christian Science service considers the topic of “Spirit” at 10:30 a.m.…

  • Feb 4th, 2017

RELIGION NOTES | Focus on beauty at Unity of Whidbey

Unity of Whidbey holds “Focal Point” talk at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb.…

  • Feb 4th, 2017

Hearts & Hammers of South Whidbey set to serve spaghetti

It’s spaghetti dinner time again. Hearts &Hammers of South Whidbey volunteers know…

  • Feb 4th, 2017

Goosefoot funds educational farming programs

For years, the nonprofit Goosefoot Community Fund has been doing its part…

Sound Waters revs up for annual one-day university

A one-day university jam-packed with information about the natural world, Puget Sound,…

Celebrating a milestone: Freeland resident turns 105, looks forward to 110th birthday

In 1912, William Howard Taft was president of the United States. New…

Cold opporunities: Chilly climes bring the beauty close

I don’t need to tell you it’s been a cold beginning to…

  • Jan 28th, 2017

HISTORY CORNER | January 28, 1991 and January 31, 2001

25 years ago Editor: Jim Larsen Clinton business owner begins Whidbey drive…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

KUDOS | Students from Langley land on dean’s list at EWU

Several college students from the Langley area made the Dean’s List at…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

KUDOS | Children’s association donates $3,900 to Langley food bank

Providence General Children’s Association awarded $3,900 to Whidbey Island Nourishes in support…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

NEW ARRIVAL | Kenzie Christine McBride

Kenzie Christine McBride was born on Jan. 14 to parents Christopher McBride…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

Clinton farmer sows seeds of change in Kenya

Clinton farmer Anza Muenchow never thought she’d make it to Africa. But…

Clinton nutritionist highlights taste, health of lentils

To many, eating healthy food entails sacrificing the joy of eating in…

South Whidbey High School grad to help children in Africa this spring

Craig Hawkinson, a 2010 graduate of South Whidbey High School, is just…

NEW ARRIVAL | Blaklie Lenna Scott

Blaklie Lenna Scott was born on Oct. 24 at the Greenbank Birth…

  • Jan 21st, 2017

NEW ARRIVAL | Thelma Grace-Ann Thompson

Thelma Grace-Ann Thompson was born on Dec. 25, 2016 to mother Lacey…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

HISTORY CORNER | Jan. 26, 1967, Jan. 21, 1992 and Jan. 23, 2002

50 years ago Editor: Ted Pong Educators discuss new school “Three representatives…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

BETROTHED | South Whidbey grads engaged

Kiley Grant and Ryan Westgard, both 2004 graduates of South Whidbey High…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Whidbey bird lovers go to extremes during winter

On a sloping piece of wooded property at the end of Towhee…

The best parts come to those who wait, 50 years or more

As actors age in an industry with a regular flow of young,…