— In this issue —

Bits & Pieces

  • North Whidbey Fire and Rescue Lid Lift to Replace Apparatus, Equipment
  • Sno-Isle Libraries Will Offer More Work Skills Training to Pubic
  • Gail the Whale Hits the Road on Island Transit, Sharing a "Mask Up" Public Health Message

What's Going On

  • WAIF Fundraising Shred Event
  • Octoberfest Fall Plant Sale
  • Build a Scarecrow and Help Good Cheer

Whidbey Weekly News

  • Celebrate civility in October by Kathy Reed
  • Oak Harbor churches welcome new faith leaders by Kacie Jo Voeller
  • New COVID-19 case reported on WhidbeyHealth surgical team by Kathy Reed

Life Tributes

  • Joanne Gaylord Ellsworth

— On Track with Jim Freeman

— Island 911: Seriously, we do not make this stuff up!

— Chicken Little & The Astrologer by Wesley Hallock

— Doctober: The virtual truth by Carey Ross

— Community Bulletin Board: Jobs, For Sale & Others

— Insurance and You: Maintaining Your Home by Mary Elizabeth Himes

— Inspiring Islanders: Sandi Peterson and Cathy Whitmire by Susan Knickerbocker

— Island Angler by Tracy Loescher

— Guest Column by Judith Canfield and Terry Welch