Sarah Holm holds up her first-place prize, a Scotty downrigger, at the Freeland Ace/Fishin’ Club Pink Salmon Derby on Aug. 22. Her 4.40-pound fish narrowly knocked off the previous heaviest salmon. She was casting from a boat anchored off shore at Bush Point in Freeland, using a 2.5-inch pink Buzz Bomb and, she said, the right tunes, a “fish dance” and a good attitude.  - Ben Watanabe / The Record

Good tunes, ‘fish dance,’ having fun help land prize pink at derby

  • Aug 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

Sarah Holm beamed a bright smile while holding up her mighty, first-place winning fish at the Freeland Ace/Fishin’ Club Pink Salmon Derby on Saturday.


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Freeland Ace/Fishin' Club Pink Salmon Derby celebrates community, fishing

  • Aug 15, 2015 at 2:00PM

Bonnie Nichols likes her chances to claim a prize at the upcoming Freeland Ace Hardware/Fishin’ Club Pink Salmon Derby next Saturday.

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Tiramisu with Gluten-Free Chocolate Cinnamon Grahams

My oh my, I do love graham crackers! Thank goodness Pamela’s Products just came out with their newest Gluten-Free products – Graham Crackers – Cinnamon, Chocolate and Honey in traditional squares or minis.   I can’t remember when I have been so excited to try a new Gluten-Free product.  I opened the Gluten-Free Mini Chocolate Grahams...

Annual Coupeville arts festival takes over this weekend

  • Jul 29, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival will fill the streets this weekend with artist vendors, music and food.

Good enough for Wonderland: an ode to versatile soup | WHIDBEY RECIPES

  • Jul 29, 2015 at 6:00AM

“Who for such dainties would not stoop? “Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup!”


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