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FBI raids Clinton home, business

  • Dec 4, 2015 at 4:00PM

FBI agents served a warrant at a private residence and a longtime business in Clinton on Thursday morning, surprising neighbors and sparking questions about the nature of the raids.

Thursday wind storm fizzled, hardly felt on Whidbey Island

  • Dec 4, 2015 at 6:00PM

As South Whidbey Fire/EMS Deputy Chief Mike Cotton put it, it was the storm that wasn’t.

Island County commissioners withdraw shoreline plan

  • Dec 4, 2015 at 4:00PM

In an unusual step, the Island County commissioners Tuesday withdrew the momentous Nov. 3 adoption of the county’s reworked Shoreline Master Program and scheduled a public hearing on a tiny section of the new law that has not yet received one.

Pearl Harbor ceremony set for Monday at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 6:00PM

VAQ-129 plans a Pearl Harbor Commemoration Ceremony 11 a.m. Monday at the chapel at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.

South Whidbey Kiwanis to host sweet fundraiser

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 4:00PM

Tis the season for South Whidbey Kiwanis’ “See’s for the Season” annual fundraiser.

History corner | December 9, 1965, December 11, 1990, December 2, 2000

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 10:00AM

The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of the Whidbey Island Record 50, 25 and 15 years ago on Thursday, Dec. 9, 1965, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 1990, and Saturday, Dec. 2, 2000.

South Whidbey High School grads engaged | Matrimony

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 8:00AM

Two South Whidbey High School graduates recently announced they will wed in August 2016.

Falcon girls basketball kick old habits, set pace in 32-30 win over Coupeville

  • Dec 5, 2015 at 4:00PM

In previous years, South Whidbey High School’s girls basketball team waited for its opponent to set the pace of the game.

WEED ON WHIDBEY: Part 3-A day at the island’s first pot shop

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Dec 4, 2015 at 7:50AM

“Have you tried the Pink Lady Kush concentrate? It’s an 80/20 indica dominant.”

Wind warning issued for Thursday on Whidbey Island

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 1:02PM

A high wind watch was issued for Thursday, Dec. 3 by the National Weather Service on Wednesday.

SLIDESHOW | 2015 South Whidbey Jamboree

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

Scenes from the 2015 South Whidbey Jamboree at South Whidbey High School on Nov. 30.

State quasi-judicial board demands status update from Island County

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 10:00AM

A state quasi-judicial board earlier this month firmly restated its demand for a county status report by Dec. 18 on some contentious environmental-protection issues.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Tax credits can combat hunger on South End, nation

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

Editor, With record numbers of people still using the food bank (‘Need for support remains at food bank,’ The Record, Nov. 27) what can be done? One way to make sure it doesn’t get worse is to ask our representatives and senators to make sure the Child Tax Credit and the Earned Income Tax Credit are made permanent.

Capstone lunch for Langley mayor offers chance to celebrate gains, network

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 8:00AM

A capstone lunch will conclude Mayor Fred McCarthy’s two-year economic development push Tuesday, Dec. 15 at Langley City Hall.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | How do you run a project on ‘maybes’ and ‘ifs’?

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 12:00PM

Editor, We get the South Whidbey Record eight and 10 issues at a time as we are in Arizona for the winter. We live just across the street from Ferry Dock Road on Hunziker Lane. I just finished reading the Oct. 21 issue and the story concerning overhead passenger loading.

SnowRider Ski Bus returns to the slopes for 2015-16 winter

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 6:00PM

The expedient and dependable SnowRider Ski Bus is back in business.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | South Whidbey Turkey Trot was a success thanks to supporters

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 10:00AM

Editor The South Whidbey Parks and Aquatics Foundation would like to thank the more than 50 runners and walkers, the dozen volunteers and all of the cheering Girl Scouts who came out on a chilly yet sunny Saturday morning for our first ever Turkey Trot at the Community Park on Nov. 21. They all began their holiday season by having fun, being healthy and supporting a wonderful new recreation opportunity in our community: the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District’s campground.

EDITOR'S COLUMN | The ends never justify the means. Period.

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 6:00AM

I was on vacation last week, and though reporter/assistant editor Ben Watanabe did a fine job holding down the fort while I was away, I was pleased to see that people seemed to miss me. Not entirely imagined, the evidence was the over 800 emails I received during my absence. Clearly, newspaper editors are exceedingly popular and cool. People must really love our lousy senses of humor and stupid columns.

Teacher sets down school books to run Bailey’s Corner Store in Cultus Bay

  • Dec 1, 2015 at 4:00PM

A respected Central Whidbey school teacher and tennis coach has bid adieu to a life of academia to become the proud new owner of Bailey’s Corner Store in Cultus Bay.

Port of South Whidbey to conduct survey, focus groups about Clinton

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 6:00PM

Share your opinion about South Whidbey and, in particular, Clinton through an online survey and through focus groups Thursday, Dec. 3.

Jamboree nets positive results as early test | FALCON BOYS HOOPS

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 2:00PM

Early season jamborees can serve a dual purpose. South Whidbey High School’s boys basketball team, which hosted Oak Harbor and Orcas Island on Monday night, had the opportunity to play in a no-pressure atmosphere without the consequences of a blemished record. It was also a chance to work out any early season kinks.

Langley son rolling steady with Seattle radio gig

  • Dec 2, 2015 at 4:00PM

Running a major radio station’s evening programs is a lifestyle for South Whidbey son Zach Van Lue.

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