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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?

Clinton’ s future among top concerns lobbed at Rep. Smith

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

Revitalizing Clinton, easing restrictions on small farms and improving education were the top concerns among residents at a meeting with state Rep. Norma Smith this week.

South Whidbey Eagles Aerie gives $22,000 to Whidbey nonprofits

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Eagles Aerie on South Whidbey Island donated more than $22,000 to nonprofits on the island recently.

Seahawks fever floods Coupeville wharf

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 9:00AM

Coupeville residents could hear the Blue Wave approaching before they could see it.

Commissioner Johnson to serve as chairwoman of tourism group

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 10:00AM

Island County Commissioner Jill Johnson will serve as chairwoman of the Island County Joint 2-Percent Committee on Tourism for 2014.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | The type of water makes a difference

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 11:00AM

Editor, I have been reading about the proposed plan for the new South Whidbey community pool. This sounds very exciting.

Finding the spark | Langley resident works to inspire caregivers through art show

  • Jan 12, 2014 at 12:00PM

Ivan Neaigus’ life as a caregiver is an unfinished canvas. Perhaps it will always be so.

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