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EDITORIAL | Gratitude at The Record on Thanksgiving

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 8:00AM

Thanksgiving is a time to take stock of our blessings. In the South Whidbey Record newsroom, here’s some of the things the staff is grateful for: Publisher Keven R. Graves: I’m grateful my son Liam has a job and is figuring life out. I’m grateful that I live close to my parents and the rest of my family. I am thankful for those little Vitamin D capsules as we head into the long winter’s nights.

 

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EDITORIAL | Island Transit board bungled interim chief selection

  • Nov 22, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Nov 24, 2014 at 2:17PM

The board of Island Transit needed to find someone above reproach, someone with an unblemished history, to lead the beleaguered agency forward, even if it’s only on an interim basis. Instead, the board went behind closed doors last week and chose a candidate for interim director who resigned from Community Transit in Snohomish County under the cloud of a bribery scandal 20 years ago. Kenneth Graska wasn’t indicted, but an audit report faulted his management style as autocratic and authoritarian.

Today's cartoon for Saturday, November 22, 2014

  • Nov 22, 2014 at 8:00AM

This toon from Bob Englehart of The Hartford Courant tackles President Obama's use of executive orders.

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