While unemployment rates are low, hiring struggle continues in Island County

The unemployment rate in Island County in November 2021 was 3.3%, down from 6.4% in November 2020.

By Karina Andrew • January 25, 2022 1:30 am
Rockin’ a Hard Place: How to perk up and avoid crawling under...

Local cooking, a stroll on the beach, leaving the car in the garage. They will cure what ails you.

By Harry Anderson • January 25, 2022 1:30 am
Main Street Association hosts winter stroll Jan. 29

Participating businesses will have cider, cocoa, coffee, tea and treats for patrons.

By Karina Andrew • January 25, 2022 1:30 am
Snapchat video captured skate park assault in Oak Harbor

Five teenagers allegedly beat up one of their peers in an incident that spread across social media.

By Karina Andrew • January 25, 2022 1:30 am
When emergencies happen, WhidbeyHealth Emergency Department [ED] is available 24/7. Sponsored
WhidbeyHealth Emergency Department: Exceptional Care 24/7

Illness and injury never happen at a convenient time; they don’t recognize holidays or weekends and couldn’t care less if…

By WhidbeyHealth • January 24, 2022 6:00 am
We spend a third of our lives in bed chasing ZZZs, so having the right place to sleep is essential for mental and physical health. Sponsored
Make your dream of quality sleep a reality at ESC Mattress Center

Everyone needs a good night’s sleep. It’s so nice to wake up feeling rested and ready for the day, but…

By ESC Mattress Center • January 24, 2022 6:00 am




Senior night

The girls and boys wrestling teams are heading into the last two weekends of the regular season.

January 18, 2022 1:30 am
Whidbey sailors soak up some sun

Four members of the Wildcat Sailing team participated in the Rose Bowl Invitational Regatta.

By Kira Erickson • January 18, 2022 1:30 am



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Diana enjoys a 35-minute Island Transit ride from the park-and-ride to her workplace. On the way, she listens to podcasts, books on tape, music, or just looks out the window at the beauty around her. Sponsored
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