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Worship with Whidbey Quakers | RELIGION NOTES

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 9:00AM

Whidbey Island Friends Meeting, also known as Quakers, holds their regular meeting for worship from 4 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at the Unitarian Universalist building located at 20103 Highway 525. This time of silent worship together may include spoken messages.

Island County considers hobbling Conservation Futures Fund

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 11:41AM

The Island County commissioners are considering an ordinance Monday that would put new Conservation Futures Fund purchases on hold for one year.

Island Consort prepares for ‘juicy’ concert

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 9:00AM

Island Consort is heading full force into its inaugural season with four shows and two smaller performances this year.

SLIDESHOW | Annie Wright knocks South Whidbey from state tournament

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 10:00AM

Annie Wright overcame a first-set loss to South Whidbey in the state 1A volleyball tournament Nov. 15 and won 3-1, knocking the Falcons out of the playoffs.

Students on South Whidbey are thankful for … days off

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 10:00AM

Schools in the South Whidbey School District will have several days off next week for parent-teacher conferences and Thanksgiving break.

Tall tale of big bull elk in North Whidbey proves true

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 11:00AM

For months, Sasha Castaneda told a tale that only seemed to raise eyebrows.

PUBLISHER'S COLUMN | Even island ‘Mean Girls’ have a voice

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 11:00AM

Politics is a blood sport on Whidbey Island. Within weeks of my arrival here nearly nine months ago, I managed to upset the local Tea Party supporters and quickly landed on their long list of “enemies.”

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Time to let Futures become past

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 12:00PM

Editor, As a constituent in District 1, I’m writing to let my voice be heard about the Conservation Futures Fund issue.

Whidbey Island robotics team takes 11th at world competition

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 9:00AM updated Nov 26, 2013 at 9:53AM

Members of Whidbey Island’s homegrown underwater robotics team were honored by the Island County Board of Commissioners on Monday for placing 11th in an international competition.

New shelter one step in WAIF’s goal for expanding service

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

If fundraising goes as expected, stray animals caught on Whidbey Island could have a new home.

Cougar cross country surprises at league finale

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

The Langley Middle School cross country teams found their stride in the final Cascade League race of the season last month, claiming first place in both the boys and girls team standings.

Langley Middle School students help ‘Scare’ away South Whidbey hunger

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

Students at Langley Middle School culminated a month-long food drive, “Scare Hunger Food Drive,” with an assembly on Friday, Nov. 15.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Keep the fund, preserve Whidbey

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 10:00AM

Editor, I understand the county commissioners will be voting on the Conservation Futures Fund Levy on Monday, Nov. 25. This issue strikes at the heart of how we preserve the unique environment on Whidbey Island, to which we moved in 2004.

GUEST VIEWPOINT | Reducing Conservation Futures Fund is shortsighted

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 11:00AM

To the Board of Island County Commissioners: we are organizations that work on behalf of public recreation, habitat conservation, shore access, and animal welfare. We urge the board to continue funding the Conservation Futures Fund at its current level, and not reduce funding or freeze acquisitions.

Two-car crash snarls Highway 525

  • Nov 25, 2013 at 3:08PM

A two-car collision shut down a section of Highway 525 in Freeland today.

Langley Police Department ponders staff needs, again

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 6:33PM

Langley’s interim police chief has been plenty busy lately, and among his many duties is reconsideration of an old staffing issue — does the department need three officers or four?

Blynd looks into sailing partners for South Whidbey Parks & Rec

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 9:00AM

Captn Blynd, the defeated South Whidbey Parks commissioner candidate, didn’t stay down for long.

Sound Publishing is ready for its biggest Black Friday ever

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 9:14AM

Sound Publishing is gearing up for a busy Thanksgiving and Black Friday week, delivering 10 million holiday savings inserts to readers in the greater Puget Sound area.

A winning season for South Whidbey football

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 10:00AM

Scoring the second-most points of the season in a 51-31 win over Cedar Park Christian on Nov. 8 gave South Whidbey football its first overall winning record in almost six years.

Naval Hospital Oak Harbor | NEW ARRIVALS

  • Nov 26, 2013 at 10:00AM

Recent births around Whidbey Island.

Parks commissioners of South Whidbey OK digital attendance

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:00AM

Parks commissioners, the people in charge of the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District, which is supposed to encourage people to get out and be more active, unanimously approved a remote attendance policy for themselves Tuesday.

Turkey Time | Groups ready for Thanksgiving

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey will be wafting in the smells of good home cooking come Thanksgiving.

Coupeville jet noise forum raises health concerns

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 9:00AM

Frustration was apparent Tuesday as more than 100 people gathered to hear health professionals talk about the effects of jet noise on adults and children.

Robert “Gunny” Armstrong, Jr.: becoming the guy others depend on

  • Nov 27, 2013 at 11:00AM

When Robert G. Armstrong Jr. was a child growing up in rural New York State, he and his friends used to sneak into a barn that housed a fire truck and pretend to be fireman.

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