Mom's photo blog draws world's attention to Whidbey
Date: 02/25/2014 | Local News
Historic ship in Everett has role in Whidbey author's book
Date: 02/23/2014 | Life
Date: 01/22/2014 | Local News
Ebey's Landing is a beach you can enjoy in the winter
Date: 01/20/2014 | Explore NW
FREELAND -- The Nichols Brothers Boat Builders shipyard buzzes with work these days.A new Washington state ferry superstructure -- what will become the Samish -- is being built in one part of the shipyard while a smaller ferry for Wahkiakum County and one tugboat and a...
Date: 12/09/2013 | Business
For months, Sasha Castaneda told a tale that only seemed to raise eyebrows.A tale about spotting an enormous bull elk, sporting a "huge" rack of antlers.
Date: 11/29/2013 | Local News
OAK HARBOR -- The Royal Australian Air Force now has a presence aboard Naval Air Station Whidbey Island as Flight Lieutenant Sean Rutledge became the first RAAF pilot instructor to fly the new EA-18G Growler.The Australian government is buying 12 of the Boeing-made Growlers.
Date: 11/14/2013 | Local News
KSER extends reachThe KSER Foundation will launch its second signal, KXIR (89.9 FM), at 6:45 tonight. That's when KXIR is scheduled to go live with a simulcast of KSER (90.7 FM), the Everett-based independent public radio station.
Date: 11/12/2013 | Local News
Getting ready to get married? Take a tour of Whidbey Island for a one-day blast to check out venue options and other wedding necessities.The Weddings on Whidbey and Events Tour takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m Nov. 9.The starting point is Historic Crockett...
Date: 11/02/2013 | Life
Washington Banking Co., the Oak Harbor-based parent of Whidbey Island Bank, will merge sometime next year with Olympia-based Heritage Financial Corp., the companies said...
Date: 10/25/2013 | Business
DjangoFest brings gypsy jazz to the island (gallery)
Date: 09/20/2013 | Local News
Killer whale captured off Whidbey Island lives at theme park
Date: 09/20/2013 | Local News
CAMANO ISLAND -- People on north Camano Island often hear the jets from Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.Many dislike the sound of practice flights late at night. Some tolerate the noise throughout the day.Randy Heagle, a Stanwood real estate agent who lives on...
Date: 09/09/2013 | Local News
The Whidbey Island Music Festival puts you in intimate venues listening to baroque and classical chamber music until you are completely relaxed and drifting off into a world of calm and beauty.Now in its eighth season, the festival runs from Aug. 2 to 4.
Date: 08/02/2013 | Entertainment
COUPEVILLE -- A 75-year-old Coupeville woman died Tuesday from injuries she suffered in a crash this past weekend on Whidbey Island.
Date: 07/31/2013 | Local News
SEATTLE -- Kim Tokuda, a former state lawmaker and community activist, has died. He was 66.
Date: 07/15/2013 | Northwest
GREENBANK -- The Coast Guard says a 97-foot fishing boat that ran aground in Puget Sound on the west side of Whidbey Island was refloated on Tuesday afternoon's high tide with the help of a tug.The crew of the Neahkahnie reported about 4 a.m. Tuesday...
Date: 06/04/2013 | Northwest
LANGLEY -- The Island County sheriff's office says a holiday weekend landslide on Whidbey Island isn't threatening any homes.KOMO-TV reports no evacuations have been ordered after the 300-foot slide north of Langley.
Date: 05/28/2013 | Northwest
Whidbey's robotics team advances to international competition
Date: 05/21/2013 | Local News
EVERETT -- Based on a new plan announced on Friday, the cities of Everett and Oak Harbor could be assured of a strong U.S. Naval presence for years to come.The Nimitz will remain based at Naval Station Everett at least through 2022, according to the plan, announced by U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen.
Date: 05/03/2013 | Local News
Viewpoints: Caring for nature is an investment we all share
Date: 04/21/2013 | Commentary
Plus, other holiday events and more ideas for weekend fun
Date: 03/29/2013 | Entertainment
Services held for 3 who died in training accidentOAK HARBOR -- Navy Cmdr. Chris Middleton, commanding officer of Electronic Attack Squadron 129, paid tribute March 19 to three officers who lost their lives during a routine training mission March 11 over Eastern Washington.
Date: 03/25/2013 | Local News