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Years of frustration led some Camano Island residents to build their own sewage system. It’s set to start pumping this month.
PFAS can cause cancer, low birth weights and increased cholesterol. As a result, residents near Coupeville are drinking bottled water.
A retired Camano Island teacher’s new children’s book, “On Kona’s Pond,” tells the story of her dog and his wild friends.
The new line establishes a second electrical connection to Camano Island, which will help maintain power in windstorms.
David Dodge was 17 when he murdered Ashley Jones, 12, at random. He was sentenced to 50 years.
Kyle Caperoon is the last of three defendants to be convicted in James Scannell’s death in 2020 at Langus Riverfront Park.
Ken Christoferson, the district’s longest serving board member, resigned on Dec. 6.
Democrat Clyde Shavers won by 211 votes against incumbent state Rep. Greg Gilday. It’s close enough for a recount.
Shavers, a Democrat, is looking to unseat Gilday, a first-term GOP lawmaker. The outcome could be clear in Wednesday’s tally.
Investigators believe Sgt. John Nieder mixed a date rape drug into drinks of two women before sexually assaulting them.
Incumbent Greg Gilday and Clyde Shavers are in a tight, heated race for state House to serve Whidbey, Camano and the Stanwood area.
The county will pay Deputy Mike Adrian a total of $105,000.
A Stanwood trio plans to launch their first board game, using fungi and recycled materials to teach about Borneo rainforests.
The beachside Keystone Preserve, south of Coupeville, is the Whidbey Camano Land Trust’s largest purchase at $9.1 million.
It’ll be the second transmission line on the island. It should help keep the lights on during windstorms.
“We didn’t expect this could happen here,” said Sall Hutson, 76. “In little towns a long time ago, you could hardly come out at all.”
Granite Falls and Sultan were passing their levies. And in Mill Creek, voters approved joining South County Fire.
Prosecutors charged Octaviano Vera-Hernandez Jr. with first-degree murder in Damien Navarro’s death last month.