Opinion

If the truth doesn’t matter, we’re in big trouble

It’s been said that we shouldn’t let the current state of politics…

 

Helping a child to find a home is rewarding

Editor, Today, I had the opportunity to call a couple of foster…

  • Nov 18th, 2017

 

Things delightfully ‘batty’ at annual Clinton Fall Festival

Editor, The staff of the Clinton Library, hosts of the second annual…

  • Nov 18th, 2017

 

Storm is a reminder to be prepared, help island’s homeless

The first major wind-and-rain storm of the year hit Monday, ushering in…

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Great items to be found at local church bazaars

Editor, Thanks so much to the churches that donate their love and…

  • Nov 15th, 2017

Don’t eliminate parking spots for wider sidewalks

Editor, Regarding the parking in Langley, I was quite surprised to read…

  • Nov 15th, 2017

EDITOR’S COLUMN | Thanks for the good times, South Whidbey

Well, that’s it South Whidbey. My time here has come to an…

  • Nov 11th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

  • Nov 11th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 10, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.

  • Nov 10th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.

  • Nov 9th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017.

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Local governments should join together to slow carbon pollution

Editor, It’s happened. The Trump Administration withdrew from the detested Obama administration…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

EDITORIAL | It’s time for gun reform in the United States

Another day, another mass shooting, more people dead. So it goes in…

  • Nov 8th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017.

  • Nov 7th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 6, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 6, 2017.

  • Nov 6th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Drinking and driving is still dangerous — don’t do it

By MIKE DIAMANTI Once again, Island Thrift has fulfilled the Impaired Driving…

  • Nov 4th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.

  • Nov 4th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2017.

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Langley should weigh walkability, parking needs carefully

Langley leaders held an open house last week to garner public opinion…

  • Nov 1st, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017.

  • Oct 31st, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 30, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 30, 2017.

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

  • Oct 28th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Langley ethics board has a tough job

The Langley Ethics Training and Advisory Board has its hands full this…

  • Oct 28th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 27, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 27, 2017.

  • Oct 27th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017.

  • Oct 26th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017.

  • Oct 25th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017.

  • Oct 24th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 23, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 23, 2017.

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017.

  • Oct 21st, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 20, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 20, 2017.

  • Oct 20th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017.

  • Oct 19th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | It’s never too soon to prevent gun violence

By CONGRESSMAN RICK LARSEN Imagine this scenario: during an annual physical exam,…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017.

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017.

  • Oct 14th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Korrow, Emerson and Gill are the right picks for Langley City Council

November general election ballots will hit South Whidbey mailboxes next week, and…

  • Oct 14th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 13, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017.

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017

Cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017

Cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017.

  • Oct 10th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 9, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Oct. 9, 2017.

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.

  • Oct 7th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017.

  • Oct 5th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.

  • Oct 4th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Tackling affordable housing is a team effort

A new non-profit group has risen to combat the ongoing challenge of…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017.

  • Oct 3rd, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017.

  • Sep 30th, 2017

Journal to a disaster, making sense and moving on after Harvey

By DANIEL GOLDSMITH Thirty days since the storm began, cleanup crews are…

  • Sep 30th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Sept. 29, 2017.

  • Sep 29th, 2017

EDITORIAL | A museum, soon, sounds like a great idea

The Langley City Council has “invited” one of South Whidbey’s most prominent…

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Today’s cartoon is for Monday, Sept. 25, 2017

Today’s cartoon is for Monday, Sept. 25, 2017.

  • Sep 25th, 2017