Opinion

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Dec. 19, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole.

  • Dec 19th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Dec 18th, 2016

EDITORIAL | The high court ruled, it’s time for Island County to move on

The state Supreme Court made a big decision this week, and we…

  • Dec 18th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Daryl Cagle.

  • Dec 14th, 2016

EDITOR’S COLUMN | They’re gonna be great, trust me.

It’s been more than a month since the November General Election, and…

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Dec. 12, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole.

  • Dec 12th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley

  • Dec 10th, 2016

VIEWPOINT | It’s better to endure stagnation for a while, than to be dominated forever, by a few

By Harry S. Hansen In this past Saturday’s edition of your newspaper…

  • Dec 10th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Dec. 9, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Dec 9th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Dec 8th, 2016

Today’s cartoon is for Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Dec 7th, 2016

EDITOR’S COLUMN | Beware Washington’s signature green goop

Question: What’s slipperier, the slime/mold that so loves to cake decks on…

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Dec. 5, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis.

  • Dec 5th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

VIEWPOINT | It’s time to get rid of the electoral college

By STEVE ERICKSON Remember “All men are created equal?” The Electoral College…

  • Dec 3rd, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Dec. 2, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole.

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Dec 1st, 2016

EDITORIAL | Langley can make a statement by becoming a sanctuary city

Langley is considering a proposal to become a “sanctuary city,” and in…

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Gary McCoy.

  • Nov 30th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Rick McKee.

  • Nov 29th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 28, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Nov 28th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Nate Beeler.

  • Nov 26th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving Record readers

A moment’s inspiration years ago has become tradition here at The Record…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Nov 22nd, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 21, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Nate Beeler.

  • Nov 21st, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Nov 19th, 2016

Publisher’s column: #thankful for that ever-swinging pendulum

By KEVEN GRAVES Ever long for the days before the Internet highway…

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Adam Zyglis.

  • Nov 18th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Nate Beeler.

  • Nov 16th, 2016

EDITOR’S COLUMN | Trump is our new president, accept it

I’ve been thinking about a post-election column on the presidential race for…

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson.

  • Nov 15th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 14, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Nov 14th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Cole.

  • Nov 12th, 2016

County’s decision to tackle opioid abuse a welcome one

Police officers watching the houses of known heroin dealers on Whidbey Island…

  • Nov 12th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 11, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Nov 11th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow.

  • Nov 9th, 2016

“Farewell, it’s been good to know ya”

By MARGARET WALTON Back in May, when I was working on a…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 8, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Patrick Chappatte.

  • Nov 8th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Nov. 7, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund.

  • Nov 7th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by John Darkow

  • Nov 5th, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Friday, Nov. 4, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Dave Granlund

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by R.J. Matson

  • Nov 3rd, 2016

Cartoon for Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Daryle Cagle

  • Nov 3rd, 2016

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack.

  • Nov 3rd, 2016

EDITORIAL | The Record’s 2016 political endorsements

Take a deep breath South Whidbey, this is the moment you’ve been…

  • Nov 2nd, 2016