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Mr. South Whidbey reigns once again

After a two-year reign, a new king was crowned in the male pageant world of Whidbey Island.

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Langley mayor could accidentally win council seat

Scott Chaplin said he will not accept the city council seat if he ends up winning the election.

Two nonprofits raise $121K to help Whidbey families

The Whidbey Community Foundation and the Goosefoot Community Fund partnered for the fundraising.

Audubon is holding birding class for beginners Oct. 19

Master birder Whitney Neufeld-Kaiser will be teaching the online Zoom class 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 19.

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Candidates share plethora of issues they hope to focus on

Two city council hopefuls who have never run for office before are finding it’s their time to shine.

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Write-in candidate challenges newcomer to Langley politics

One race for Langley City Council will be memorable no matter who wins.

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Candidate extolls ‘Experience, Integrity and Compassion’

Unlike the other races, only one candidate is running for Position 2 on the Langley City Council.

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Four revolutionaries to take WICA stage next week

A mix of talent from Seattle and familiar faces from Whidbey compose the cast of “The Revolutionists.”

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Hoofing it

Deer take the field during Coupeville football game

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Parks, Rec district hopes for share of stimulus windfall

The request spans seven projects including improving athletic fields and building pickleball courts.

Towers, Erickson vie for fire board position

The position garnered little attention until Island County’s special filing period last month.

Langley names new public works director

Four months after eliminating its public works director, Langley is bringing back the position.

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This photo of bear tracks on the beach was captured near Randall Point in Clinton last week.

Tracks indicate bear may still be on island

The bear nicknamed “Whidbey the Pooh” appears to be sticking around longer than expected.

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This photo of bear tracks on the beach was captured near Randall Point in Clinton last week.

Passport delays continue at Langley office, across nation

COVID-related office closures and a shortage of employees have added to the wait time.

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New teriyaki truck rolls into Freeland

The new business, IC Teriyaki, is owned and operated by Eli Imbery and Carol Coble.

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Need rises for baking group volunteers

A volunteer coordinator is also being sought for North and Central Whidbey.

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South Whidbey farm hosts fitness classes

If you’ve ever wanted to do bicep curls with a chicken or goat walking by, now might be your chance.

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Port commissioner proposes fairground housing

Commissioner Curt Gordon presented an idea to bring workforce housing to the fairgrounds in Langley.

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Flood in Ace Hardware leads to store closure

Ace Hardware in Freeland was inundated with water Tuesday after a pipe in the back room burst.

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Langley council considers drafting ordinance for anti-racism committee

The city of Langley is considering making one of its newer citizen-led committees more permanent.