South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District says ‘no’ to proposed trail pick-up policy

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 8:00AM updated Sep 26, 2016 at 7:52AM

Not all animals are created equal, the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District decided this week. At least not when it comes to their poop. After a month of hearing why and why not horse owners should be required to pick up dung on Community Park trails like other animal owners, district commissioners decided it was not a big enough issue to draft and adopt new policy for equestrians.


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Mall shooting suspect arrested in Oak Harbor | Updated

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 7:00PM updated Sep 25, 2016 at 5:47PM

A suspect is the shooting Friday at the Cascade Mall in Burlington was arrested in Oak Harbor today. The shooting in the women's Macy's store took the lives of five people and injured a woman.

Freeland man who pointed laser at ferry jailed, fined in court

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 4:00PM

Shenanigans with lasers earned a Freeland man a jail sentence and more than $100,000 in fines.

September 24, 1991 and Sept. 22, 2001 | HISTORY CORNER

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 12:00PM

The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of the Whidbey Island Record 25 and 15 years ago on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 1991 and Saturday, Sept. 22, 2001.

Langley Chamber of Commerce executive director receives mayor’s excellence award | KUDOS

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 10:00AM

Langley Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Michaleen McGarry was presented the Mayor’s Excellence Award by Mayor Tim Callison at a city council meeting on Sept. 19.

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