The man behind the camera

David Welton likes to imagine that people will look at his photos and learn about life on Whidbey.

By Kira Erickson • November 25, 2022 1:30 am
Seasonal illnesses strain providers

More people on the island – and in the entire state – are getting sick this season.

By Rachel Rosen • November 25, 2022 1:30 am
Man charged after baby suffers leg fractures

An Oak Harbor man was arrested after his 3-month-old son was admitted to Seattle Children’s Hospital.

By Jessie Stensland • November 25, 2022 1:30 am
Smooth as glass

A South Whidbey artist fulfilled his dream of opening a showroom to display his original creations.

By Kira Erickson • November 25, 2022 1:30 am
Celebrating 30 years of ‘The Nutcracker’

For three decades, South Whidbey’s version of “The Nutcracker” has enchanted and engrossed viewers.

By Kira Erickson • November 25, 2022 1:30 am
Hundreds of goats, pigs is too many | Island Scanner

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By Jessie Stensland • November 23, 2022 1:30 am
Renee Naidu, Deposit Operations Director at Peoples Bank Sponsored
5 strategies to avoid being the victim of fraud

From phishing scams to check fraud, here’s what to watch for – and how to keep your money safe

By Renee Naidu, Deposit Operations Director at Peoples Bank • November 14, 2022 6:00 am




A season to remember

Photo by John Fisken

November 15, 2022 1:30 am
South Whidbey swimmers overcome long days to reach state meet

The quartet endures almost daily ferry rides after school, and sometimes before, to compete with Kamiak in a co-op program.

By Zac Hereth • November 11, 2022 1:30 am

Recipe has ‘endless possibilities’

Slow Food Whidbey Island shared an all-occasion cookie recipe perfect for Christmas parties.

By Karina Andrew • November 22, 2022 1:30 am
Holiday events on Whidbey

Upcoming events on Whidbey Island are ushering in the holiday season.

By Karina Andrew • November 22, 2022 1:30 am


Renee Naidu, Deposit Operations Director at Peoples Bank Sponsored
November 14, 2022 6:00 am
Donations for Coats For Kids can be made at Windermere’s Langley and Freeland Offices. They also have an Amazon Wish List for easy ordering, which can be found under Windermere Coats For Kids. Sponsored
November 7, 2022 6:00 am
Over three decades, Doug has saved a lot of gas, money, and reduced his carbon footprint considerably by taking Island Transit. Photo courtesy Island Transit Sponsored
October 24, 2022 6:00 am
Regency on Whidbey is located minutes away from historical downtown Oak Harbor Sponsored
October 24, 2022 6:00 am