NEWS

Police are looking for a suspect in an attempted robbery

(BURLINGTON)- Burlington Police were dispatched to a convenience store on Burlington Blvd at around 2:30 a.m. Monday morning for an attempted robbery. The suspect entered the store brandishing what appeared to be a silver colored pistol, approached the register, and made his demand. The suspect     (read more)

The state christens the newest ferry Suquamish

(SEATTLE)– A sparkling white and green Washington state ferry is the center of attention at Vigor’s Harbor Island Shipyard in Seattle today as the Washington State Department of Transportation christened Suquamish, the fleet’s fourth Olympic Class vessel.

In a traditional maritime ceremony,     (read more)

No Field Carrier Landing Practice operations are scheduled at NAS Whidbey next week

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)- No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur at either Ault Field or the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville the week of January 1-7.

People living in local communities should remain aware that the aforementioned operations are not the only     (read more)

Field carrier landing practice schedule at NAS Whidbey Island Complex for week of Dec. 25 -  Jan. 1

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)- There are aircraft carrier-based flight training operations scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville on Wednesday, December 27, Thursday, December 28, and Friday, December 29, 2017. No Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations are scheduled to occur     (read more)

Rebounding economy continues to put more drivers on state highways

(OLYMPIA)– As unemployment in Washington state approaches pre-recession levels, more drivers hit the road in 2016, and again followed the lead of the local economy.

Between 2014 and 2016, commuters in urban areas throughout Washington saw increases in congestion and delay, due largely to the     (read more)