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2018: South Whidbey in review  South Whidbey Record

Rogue cops, lots of protests and digging up a really old tooth.

Kristopher James Snyder: Died April 26, 2019  South Whidbey Record

Kristopher James Snyder (Kris), 46, died on April 26, 2019 in Issaquah, Wash. Kris was born in New Orleans, La., and grew up on South Whidbey Island.

'Space for everyone' created inside Langley's old school  South Whidbey Record

Open house Friday at South Whidbey Community Center.

Thomas Jeffrey Felgar: Sept. 21, 1943 - Jan. 19, 2019  Whidbey News-Times

On Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, Thomas Jeffrey Felgar, loving husband, father of two children, and grandfather of three children, peacefully passed away at the age ...

Whidbey Island Grown: Ship and shipmate  South Whidbey Record

Langley resident crews aboard Nichols Brothers' boat.

Traditional Buddhist temple rises in South Whidbey woods  South Whidbey Record

Sand mandala creation part of upcoming open house.

Neighbors worried as deer kills dog, attacks people  South Whidbey Record

A truculent deer in a Langley neighborhood killed one dog and put another one in the hospital last week.

Natasha Blouin: Aug. 26, 1987 - Jan. 11, 2019  South Whidbey Record

Natasha Blouin, mother of four and South Whidbey resident for nearly 20 years, died from gun violence on Jan. 11, 2019 in Freeland. She was 31.

Search for Langley police chief begins  South Whidbey Record

Langley Mayor Tim Callison has added six more months to the temporary duties of Don Lauer, named acting police chief last July to replace outgoing chief ...

Sea Float Scramble over in a flash of glass  South Whidbey Record

More than 1000 visitors pack Langley's first event of 2019.

Whidbey grown: This ship and shipmate are from the island  The Daily Herald

A Langley woman is a crew member aboard a National Geographic boat that was built in Freeland.

Freeland Library gets needed makeover  South Whidbey Record

Open look creates more room for books.

Goodbye Langley Middle School; board votes to shutter school indefinitely  South Whidbey Record

Langley Middle School's doors will shut indefinitely after the South Whidbey School Board voted 4-1 to close the school Wednesday night.

Annual Soup Box Derby is Sunday  South Whidbey Record

Langley's annual Soup Box Derby is, literally, a free-wheeling celebration of creativity and zaniness. Aside from wheeled vehicles powered by gravity, Soup Box ...

Previous Lawmakers propose an increase in school levy rates  South Whidbey Record

By Emma Epperly. WNPA Olympia News Bureau. Voter-approved school levy lid rates would rise from $1.50 to $2.50 per $1,000 of assessed property, under ...

Bookkeeper accused of stealing $250000  South Whidbey Record

A former bookkeeper is suspected of stealing well over $250000 from a Langley business over a three-year period, according to court documents.

Owner of preschool in OH accused of molesting children  South Whidbey Record

A man who owns an Oak Harbor daycare with his wife is accused of raping and molesting three young girls, according to court documents.

Around 200 former students, staff say farewell to Langley Middle School  South Whidbey Record

It was like a family reunion for Nedra Floyd Paulter.

Space at campus-turned community center is filling up fast  South Whidbey Record

The South Whidbey Community Center is beginning to take shape.

Native son returns to Langley to open music store  South Whidbey Record

Langley resident Keegan Harshman says the coolest thing about being raised by a music instructor was being able to play whatever instrument he wanted, more ...

Two car chases in 2 days  South Whidbey Record

Two high-speed chases occurred on South Whidbey within a day of each other last week.

Spooky, fun Halloween happenings across Whidbey  South Whidbey Record

Run, walk, dance, trick, treat, roll a pumpkin down the street.

Skull found on Whidbey  South Whidbey Record

Mushroom hunters on North Whidbey discovered a partial skull in a woods on New Year's Eve, according to Island County Coroner Robert Bishop.

2017: A year in review  South Whidbey Record

So long, 2017.

Langley's annual Murder Mystery Weekend draws record numbers  South Whidbey Record

The same question was on everyone's minds when they gathered around the scene of the crime: who killed Merlin Mariner?

South Whidbey Skagit Valley campus moves to new location  Whidbey News-Times

Skagit Valley College's South Whidbey Center is on the move again.

Langley Police chief vilified at council meeting  South Whidbey Record

David Marks called a bully, liar and unfit to be top cop.

Morton challenges Gill for Langley City Council seat  South Whidbey Record

A newcomer to politics is up against a longtime Langley resident and incumbent in the race for position 5 on the Langley City Council.

South Whidbey Days for Girls kits delivered to Haiti  South Whidbey Record

Last month, dozens of girls in Haiti received small colorful packages of cloth from South Whidbey designed to change their lives by addressing a basic fact of life ...

Political demonstration draws hundreds  South Whidbey Record

Exactly a year after his inauguration, hundreds of people gathered in Langley for an organized protest of Donald Trump's presidency and the leadership of his ...

Singing without judgment: South Whidbey's community choir offers a second home  South Whidbey Record

For many, singing in public can be a nerve-wracking experience. It's part of the reason why breaking out in song is often confined to the shower.

Motorcyclist killed in accident on South Whidbey  South Whidbey Record

A 30-year-old motorcyclist was killed in an accident on Highway 525 on South Whidbey Monday night.

Whidbey-inspired film about to hit big screen  Whidbey News-Times

A special showing of “Lost & Found” will take place at The Clyde in Langley Dec. 27, including an appearance by the movie's producer and director.

Craig Carty: Aug. 9, 1955-Feb. 12, 2018  South Whidbey Record

Craig John Pitman Carty, 62, died peacefully, Feb. 12, 2018, with his wife Victoria by his side, in the Langley home they shared for nearly 30 years. Craig's ...

Woman offers tribute to her musical mother  South Whidbey Record

The Gift of Music: A Daughter's Tribute to a Musical Mother” is set for 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 16 at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island.

Macklemore appears in court on suspended driver's license charge  South Whidbey Record

He didn't exactly beat the rap, but Macklemore got a deal out of the Island County Prosecutor's Office.

Power outage scheduled for Aug. 20  South Whidbey Record

A planned power outage is scheduled to take place during the overnight hours of Aug. 20 to safely make repairs to Puget Sound Energy equipment on South ...

Clinton beach access project breaks border to the shoreline  South Whidbey Record

Five years ago, Kyle Richardson was living life in California. He had his own successful automobile photography business and surfed in his spare time.

Langley City Council votes to rock on with OK of live music event  South Whidbey Record

The show will go on.

Previous Mayor of Langley puts price on freedom of the press  South Whidbey Record

In an unprecedented move, Langley Mayor Tim Callison this week began a new practice of billing the media for time spent speaking with a city employee.

Only funeral home on South Whidbey closes  South Whidbey Record

The only funeral home on South Whidbey closed Friday.

Clinton man charged in sword incident  South Whidbey Record

A Clinton man is facing charges for allegedly trying to to push his way into a woman's home and threatening her with a Samurai sword after mistaking her ...

Deer ruckus hits Coupeville  South Whidbey Record

Some of Coupeville's four-legged residents are a bit ornery these days, and in some cases causing a ruckus.

Friday blaze claims Freeland home, dog  South Whidbey Record

A Freeland home was severely damaged on Friday when a fire broke out in the upper level.

Clinton woman goes on trial for murder Tuesday  South Whidbey Record

Clinton resident Linda Thomas paid for her own obituary, packed a gun and zip ties, traveled to California and allegedly shot her sister to death two years ago, ...

Sailor shoots man, himself  South Whidbey Record

A Navy man shot another man and then himself in Oak Harbor early in the morning of June 9, police report.

Suspect in gas station robberies arrested | Updated  South Whidbey Record

The suspect in two armed robberies of a gas station in Clinton is being held in jail on $200000 bail.

Langley City Council give thumbs down to sanctuary city ordinance  South Whidbey Record

Langley will not become a sanctuary city, and it appears the mayor will not step down.

Airbnb impacts local hospitality industry  South Whidbey Record

Every September, Whidbey Island Center for the Arts officials are faced with the task of finding free lodging for approximately 60 Djangofest performers, typically ...

Chris Tormey’s extended football coaching journey started with a beer and sandwich at Jack & Dan’s  The Spokesman-Review

MOSCOW, Idaho – Had life taken a different course, Chris Tormey's athletic legacy would be bounded by the universe of Gonzaga Prep and Idaho Vandals fans ...

Rent still a contributor to homelessness of South Whidbey  South Whidbey Record

Volunteers for Point in Time count look far and wide to gauge Island homelessness.

South Whidbey High Risk State Park?  South Whidbey Record

Instead of permanently shuttering 46 campgrounds at South Whidbey State Park to mitigate the risk of falling trees, why not simply warn prospective users of the ...

Whidbey Island Sketchers draw artists together  South Whidbey Record

'This is the best group ever.'

Jet noise won't be a problem, hospital chief says  South Whidbey Record

Officials with WhidbeyHealth Medical Center should consider how proposed Navy Growler jet flight increases could affect its patients and providers, members of ...

Two new sculptures coming to Clyde Alley in Langley  South Whidbey Record

Clyde Alley was once barren of art.

Clinton man charged in fatal crash  South Whidbey Record

The Clinton man involved in a fatal car accident involving a moped on Memorial Day has been charged with vehicular homicide.

Seattle's future mayor? Greenbank man says he has the right stuff  South Whidbey Record

Fifteen years ago, Thom Gunn wrote a column for the Seattle Times musing that if he were “king” he'd save Whidbey by making growth pay for itself. He'd also ...

Tiny houses can make a big dent in affordable housing, new nonprofit says  South Whidbey Record

It's regularly said that affordable housing is one of the leading issues Island County residents face, and discussions over how to address the issue is an ongoing ...

Graduation ceremony schedule  The Daily Herald

Here is a schedule of area graduation ceremonies for the class of 2017. Many events require tickets, which are given to graduates for their guests.

Island County Court District Judge looking for court commissioner  South Whidbey Record

A long time court commissioner in Island County District Court resigned last week, leaving an opening for any lawyer who wants to wear a robe.

Summer crabbing season announced  South Whidbey Record

Crabbers can start dusting off their crab pots as the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife recently announced summer crab fishing seasons in Puget ...

Iconic Central Whidbey barn burns to ground  South Whidbey Record

Fire took down an iconic Central Whidbey barn Monday night, turning the historic structure into charred rubble.

Certified Island County election results yield no surprises  South Whidbey Record

Island County's 2016 General Election results were certified Tuesday, revealing no surprises.

Boat adrift in Puget Sound since December lands at Brighton Beach  South Whidbey Record

A derelict vessel that has eluded state authorities for nearly a month ran aground in Brighton Beach early Tuesday morning, ending the vessel's lengthy elusive ...

Best High Schools In Washington 2017: U.S. News And World Report

Best High Schools In Washington 2017 - Seattle, WA - The annual list is out and 54 Washington state schools rank among the best in the U.S. Find out which ...

Therapist pleads to indecent exposure  South Whidbey Record

A therapist who was caught in a compromising position at Deception Pass Bridge with a teenage patient has pleaded to a misdemeanor charge as part of a plea ...

Island County Housing Authority Board seeks applicants  South Whidbey Record

The Island County Housing Authority Board has two vacant seats, leaving county commissioners looking to fill the openings.

Schedule of high school and college graduation ceremonies  HeraldNet

Here's a schedule of area commencement ceremonies for the class of 2016. Many events require tickets, which are given to graduates for their guests.

Holiday activities abound on Whidbey  Whidbey Daily News

Looking to put some jingle in your holidays? There's still a lot of seasonal fun to be had on Whidbey Island. Here's a roundup of some of the festivities: It's not too ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

LC’s Steiger, NV’s Harlan lead 1A runners at NWC meet  Lynden Tribune

BELLINGHAM –– As runners whose 5K times mirror one another just above the 16-minute mark, Lynden Christian's Eric Steiger is accustomed to racing neck ...

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