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Schouten starts year showing namesake works | GALLERIES

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 11:00AM

Rob Schouten Gallery is proud to feature the work of its namesake through the first month of 2014 from Jan. 4 to Feb. 3. An open house will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12.

Falcon wrestlers miss 2nd place by one point at Darrington tournament

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

One point separated South Whidbey and Lakewood’s wrestling teams after a long day of grappling at the King of the Mountain Tournament in Darrington this past weekend.

Jim Balkowitsch and Bruce Allen tie the knot | MATRIMONRY

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

On Nov. 30, 2013, Jim Balkowitsch and Bruce Allen were married at Langley United Methodist Church by Reverends Mary Boyd and Paul Morris. The church was decorated for the Christmas holiday and two baskets of Bird of Paradise flowers were placed at the altar.

Langley welcomes whales/tourists with new center

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 4:29PM

Hoping to boost tourism, Langley leaders have plans to lure people to town with a new whale-watching center.

Sea Float Scramble brings hundreds to Langley

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

A bounty of see-through treasure was found on Saturday during the annual Sea Float Scramble in Langley. Over 300 people came to the event and lined up early to participate.

Fort Flagler sport clam, oyster season opens

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 12:00PM

All clams and oysters at Fort Flagler State Park near Port Townsend are fair game now through April 15.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Turn NAS Whidbey, OLF into cemetery

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 5:16PM

Editor, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, including Outlying Field Coupeville and surrounding area, should be turned into a national military cemetery.

EDITORIAL | Lawmaker updates are appreciated

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 5:14PM

State lawmakers will retreat to Olympia Monday, Jan. 13, for Washington’s 63rd legislative session.

New Public Works director starts job in Langley

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 5:19PM

Stan Berryman was introduced as the new director of Langley’s Public Works department at a city council meeting on Monday.

No changes on Clinton ferry route

  • Jan 9, 2014 at 5:18PM

Winter sailing schedules begin Jan. 12 on Washington State Ferries, though no change is planned for the Clinton-to-Mukilteo route.

Puget Sound Anglers club set to disband

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

The final meeting of the Puget Sound Anglers Whidbey Island Chapter will be at 7 p.m. Jan. 15 at the Holmes Harbor Rod and Gun Club.

Naval Hospital Oak Harbor | NEW ARRIVALS

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Evelyn Mae Stewart, daughter of Jordan and Melissa Stewart, was born on Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces.

State dings Island Transit with finding

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

For the second time, state auditors are questioning Island Transit officials on how they monitor staff uses of take-home vehicles and fuel cards.

Stepping up to the lectern: South Whidbey group aims to fine-tune communication skills

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

A trembling hand, a thumping heart and the “ummms” that come with not knowing what to say next: public speaking is a hard skill to master.

Gill, Jerome, Neff begin terms on Langley City Council

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 10:00AM

Three city council members were sworn in Monday night.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Appreciative of beach access work

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, Many “thank yous” and much appreciation goes to friend Mike McVay of South Whidbey who recently researched and recorded public beach access on Whidbey Island.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Rehashed issue elicits old response

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 12:00PM

Editor, While looking up something completely unrelated, I came across a letter regarding jet noise at Outlying Field Coupeville.

Question of the Week

  • Jan 10, 2014 at 3:00PM

We asked people around Clinton what they wanted to hear state Rep. Norma Smith discuss during a visit with the Clinton Chamber of Commerce on Thursday and what the state legislature should focus on this upcoming session. Here are there responses.

Fund donations help South end food banks, nonprofits | NOTABLE

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Several community nonprofits are starting the new year in celebration.

Defense bill funds NAS Whidbey

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Naval Air Station Whidbey Island is slotted to receive more than $117 million for P8-A Poseidon and EA-18G Growler squadron programs.

Musicians aim to broaden perspective through music

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 9:00AM

Abel Rocha will never forget attending his first concerts as a child. The music gave him a new perspective of the world. Now, as a musician himself, he hopes to inspire people in the same way.

Fewer birds seen in annual Whidbey Island count

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 10:00AM

The South Whidbey Christmas Bird Count ended with a lower count from the previous two years. In its third year, the South Whidbey Circle of Whidbey Audubon held their annual bird count on Friday, Dec. 27 across the South end.

Turn in hunting report for chance at special permit

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 12:00PM

Hunters have a shot at winning a special hunting permit if they report their hunting activities for black bear, deer, elk or turkey by Jan. 10.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Options exist other than airstrip closure

  • Jan 11, 2014 at 12:00PM

Editor, I understand the frustration of those living under the flight paths. I did live under the Prowler path and was content with the noise. But, until another area is found for training our men and women alternative answers should be listened to. What about the idea someone suggested to have them practice on a carrier anchored out off shore?

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