About Us

The Examiner serves the many affluent young families and retirees who come to Whidbey Island to enjoy a rural lifestyle that’s within easy driving distance of the Seattle metropolitan area.

Winner of 14 industry awards in 2015!

The Whidbey Examiner won 14 awards from the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association, including awards for festivals special sections, best business feature story, best general feature story, best lifestyle feature story, and best front page design.