Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, March 7, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day.

  • Mar 7th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Goosefoot, our hats are off to you

Goosefoot came to the rescue of Senior Services of Island County’s Meals…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, March 4, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis.

  • Mar 4th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, March 3, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Mar 3rd, 2017

Today’s cartoon is for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Nate Beeler.

  • Feb 25th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Shame on who?

You dare to question me on my performance as an elected official?…

  • Feb 25th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

VIEWPOINT | OLF, jet noise: tone down the rhetoric, no more hate speech

By VICKI ROBIN Fighting words are flying triggered by the Navy’s need…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

Today’s cartoon is for Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons.

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Feb 21st, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Santuary city risks are small; Langley should move forward

By JOHN GRAHAM President Trump’s proposed immigration policy will force more misery…

  • Feb 19th, 2017

Coupeville council remarks have potential to damage Island County’s economic stability

My recent position on the Coupeville Community Greens Grant, submitted by the…

  • Feb 18th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Feb. 13, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Feb 13th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Feb 9th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Schorr.

  • Feb 8th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Langley needs to put inclusivity into ordinance form

By FRAN ABEL I could quibble with what I believe are unvetted…

  • Feb 8th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Feb 7th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Feb 6th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Feb 4th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Ready to fight for the Affordable Care Act

By Rick Larsen Like the “dead” man scene in the classic Monty…

  • Feb 4th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Feb. 3, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Feb 3rd, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley.

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

EDITORIAL | Immigration, refugee ban is a black mark on America

President Donald Trump on Friday did just what he said he’d do…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Congratulations to Island Beach Access for Wonn Road

Editor, Although a complete victory would have been sweet in this case,…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Growth Management Act is not responsible for homelessness

Rufus Rose claims in his Jan. 28 viewpoint in The Record that…

  • Feb 1st, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Feb 1st, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis.

  • Jan 31st, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Monte Wolverton.

  • Jan 28th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Growth laws hinder homeless, housing solutions

By RUFUS ROSE We have a Homeless and Housing Affordability problem that…

  • Jan 28th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day.

  • Jan 27th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Jan 26th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis.

  • Jan 25th, 2017

Editorial | Role of ‘mainstream media’ is now more important than ever

Donald Trump is truly the antithesis of what Americans are used to…

  • Jan 25th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Monte Wolverton.

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

Today’s cartoon is by Daryl Cagle.

  • Jan 21st, 2017

EDITOR’S COLUMN | Resolutions, ice cream and bumpy plane rides

So much for New Year’s resolutions. I only had one — to…

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

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole.

  • Jan 20th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Jan 19th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Fire chief, CERT training are a benefit to South Whidbey

By MARY GREEN South Whidbey Fire/EMS Chief Rusty Palmer recently led neighbors…

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart.

  • Jan 17th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Jan 16th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Jan 14th, 2017

EDITORIAL | Whidbey’s commissioners were wrong to challenge the high court

There’s an old proverb out there that says, “Two wrongs don’t make…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

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

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Jan 13th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Jan. 12, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Jan 12th, 2017

VIEWPOINT | Working together works better

By ELIZABETH GUSS In 2015, several faith communities here on Whidbey presented…

  • Jan 11th, 2017

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by Bill Day.

  • Jan 11th, 2017

Today’s cartoon is for Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Jan 10th, 2017