Opinion

Letter: There are plenty of answers for climate change question

Editor, Dear Mr. Gunther, today, while attending a Zumba class at Island Athletic, I happened to read the recent editorial in the South Whidbey Record… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Letter: A volunteer’s volunteer; thank you for all your help

Editor, Volunteers are the lifeblood of the many nonprofits and local organizations on Whidbey Island, bringing their skills, expertise, passion and commitment to serve our… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Cartoon for June 29, 2019

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  • Jun 28, 2019

Cartoon for June 25, 2019

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  • Jun 26, 2019

Letter: What is climate change? What is it changing to?

Editor, Will someone please explain to me what is meant by “climate change?” What does the climate change to? Now if the climates are changing,… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019

Letter: President has us on the cusp of war, is reckless

Editor, Here we are, at the cliff’s edge of a war with Iran. Just where we want to be, right? It makes for such good… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019

Letter: Please return the kayaks to Port of South Whidbey

Editor, For 10 years, “Music for the Eyes” shop in Langley has made available to anyone as a community service three red plastic “Fred’s Loaner”… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019

Letter: Work is underway to bring back Choochokam

Editor, This past February, I convened a community meeting at the United Methodist Church to discuss the future of Choochokam. My purpose was to inform… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Sound Off: Remember, ‘civility first’ this Independence Day

By Kate Bracy As we come up to Independence Day this year, we can take a moment to consider all that July Fourth has come… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Cartoon for June 22, 2019

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  • Jun 21, 2019

Letter: Thank you for all of the help after bike accident

Editor, I’m writing to thank the bystanders and experts who came to my aid at about 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15, just outside of Langley.… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Letter: Trump has violated oath of office, broken the law

Editor, People. Where is your outrage? A presidential poser - the former reality TV show host, a known bully, liar and lawbreaker — is incompetent.… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Cartoon for June 18, 2019

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  • Jun 18, 2019

Letter: ‘Swing beds’ are wrong way to fix money woes

Editor, A June 14 South Whidbey Record article had a leader of “swing beds to help hospital’s financial woes.” The swing bed scenario of bringing… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Letter: Limit fireworks during this dangerous fire season

Editor, Recently Sen. Maria Cantwell presented a map at a Senate Hearing showing unusually high fire danger in Western Washington. My mind flashed to a… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Letter: Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve have good intentions

Editor, It’s hard to be to be a leader in our world today. Since its founding in 2012, Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve, or COER, has… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Letter: Government’s detention centers should be closed

Editor, Why are there so many migrants locked up in detention centers around the country? We do have other methods to monitor them until their… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2019

Letter: Growler roar is too loud, threatens public health

Editor, As a retired professional with 40 years of experience in the mental health field, I’m concerned about the health and welfare of citizens —… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2019

Letter: Sound Defense Alliance is a regional organization

Editor, Recent letters to the editor painted an inaccurate picture of the Sound Defense Alliance, or SDA, portraying the group as a handful of disgruntled… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2019

Cartoon for June 15, 2019

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  • Jun 14, 2019