DUI spurs Island Transit chief executive decision

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Oct 6, 2015 at 6:36AM

Following revelations about a DUI case, Island Transit’s interim director told board members Friday that he doesn’t want to become the permanent head of the agency.


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Island County settles records request failure for $15,000 | CORRECTED

  • Oct 5, 2015 at 3:00PM updated Oct 6, 2015 at 6:34AM

Island County has agreed to pay $15,000 to The Freedom Foundation, an Olympia-based advocacy group, after failing to act on a public-records request. County commissioner Rick Hannold on Monday said he is disappointed the county agreed to the settlement, while a Foundation attorney characterized it as a victory for citizens' rights.

Whidbey General Hospital hopefuls make affiliation plans clear, Langley mayoral candidates say ‘no’ to funicular, ‘yes’ to diversifying economy

  • Oct 2, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Oct 5, 2015 at 9:32AM

Six people hoping to fill three positions in the general election this November answered a string of questions during a forum hosted by The Record on Wednesday night in Langley. Before a crowd of about 70 people at Langley United Methodist Church’s Fellowship Hall, four candidates for two spots on the Whidbey General Hospital board of commissioners and the two Langley mayoral candidates responded to inquiries about their leadership style, what they want to improve and change, and where they want to take their respective agencies in the coming years.

PETA objects to Langley falconry proposal

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Oct 4, 2015 at 8:34AM

Langley’s long-standing rabbit headache and one of its most discussed solutions, falconry, became much more complicated this week.

New fireboat engine costs $42,000

  • Oct 3, 2015 at 6:00PM

A sea-trial of a replacement engine for South Whidbey Fire/EMS’s one-year-old fireboat will occur next week, according to Assistant Chief Paul Busch.

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