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Greenbank Birth Center | NEW ARRIVAL

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

Oliver Maxwell Conrad Hersch A warm welcome to Oliver Maxwell Conrad Hersch born at the Greenbank Birth Center on Sept. 12, 2013, to parents Cheri and Tylor Conrad-Hersch of Oak Harbor. Oliver weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Whidbey General Hospital | New arrivals

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 9:00AM

Rosenely Maritza Morales, Aulina Seren Franklin Colbert, Kali-Marie Kaye Taylor, Abraham Jeffrey Linaberry, and Madelyn Rose Allen.

Langley to swear in new members

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two new members of the Langley City Council will be sworn in Monday, Jan. 6. Council members Thomas Gill and Margot Jerome will take their seats with the council, along with Councilwoman Rene Neff. All three were elected unopposed.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Holiday generosity sparks public thanks

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, On a Monday morning before Christmas, I went into the post office in Clinton intending to drop off my Christmas cards, which were already sealed and stamped. There was a very long line and I had to pick something up in another place by a certain time and couldn’t wait.

A place to ‘just be’ | Color immersion space in Clinton aims to feed the soul

  • Jan 7, 2014 at 11:00AM

For more than 20 years, Barb Nichols has imagined a room filled with color. A place for people to be immersed in various shades that uplift spirits.

South Whidbey Harbor project enters final months

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:34PM

After a bumpy year, the South Whidbey Harbor Expansion project is on the verge of completion.

2014’s first born is delivered at WGH

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

Brian and Kathryn Wilson were hoping that their son would be born on their five-year wedding anniversary.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | It’s not about COER, it’s about citizen well-being

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, The noise from the Growler fighter plane has had a huge impact on the lives of central Whidbey’s residents. Our property values are declining, tourists leave when they encounter the jet noise, business is lost, the hearing and health of residents are damaged, and our children’s health and education are harmed. All of this, with the decibel level noise at 124 and greater, and the significantly increased flights has led to the creation of Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve (COER).

South Whidbey boat ramp revamp in talks

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Port of South Whidbey Commissioners will gather for a special meeting to discuss strategy for the Possession Beach ramp rebuild. The commissioners will go over preliminary design and permitting with consultants Coast & Harbor Engineering for an improved boat launch at Possession Beach.

MUSEO goes medieval | GALLERIES

  • Jan 8, 2014 at 11:00AM

MUSEO will bring in the new year with an exhibit of works inspired by medieval times. The exhibit will feature work from more than 30 artists that is reminiscent of the Middle Ages. Join the gallery for a revival of the time between the fifth and 15th centuries through imaginative works by island artists.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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