Congressman seeks art from Whidbey students

In a news release from Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett, the congressman invited high school-aged students in the Second Congressional District, which includes Island County, to turn in original works for consideration. The winning entry will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol building and the artist will get two plane tickets to Washington, D.C. To participate, students must complete and submit the entry form available online at or by calling Larsen’s office in Everett at 425-252-3188.