Oak Harbor graduates reflect on the meaning of it all

Oak Harbor High School graduating seniors gathered Saturday at Wildcat Stadium in front of friends, family, honored guests, “regular guests,”… Continue reading

Tokitae pole journey leads to Coupeville

Event honors Tokitae, an orca captured in Penn Cove 45 years ago

Input sought on waste management plan

Island County is asking for public comment on its plan to dispose of waste, including garbage, recycling and “moderate-risk waste.”… Continue reading

Axe-swinging suspect to get evaluation

An Oak Harbor man accused of threatening a store clerk with an axe was ordered to get a mental health… Continue reading

The great Oak Harbor High School paper caper

Oak Harbor High School seniors discarded their old assignments in the traditional Paper Toss Wednesday. Juniors were responsible for picking… Continue reading

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Provisions in Defense Act may address jet noise

The Navy may end up conducting real-time noise monitoring of EA-18G Growler aircraft after all. U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, a… Continue reading

Medicare money and swing beds to help WhidbeyHealth’s financial woes

Reimbursement of $3 million expected, board told

Dollhouse for donation: Tiny house a mini masterpiece

Upon close inspection, it resembles a house like any other. A grand house too — a three-story dream house with Continue reading...

June offers wide variety of art shows from woolly sheep to whales

Artists are on exhibit at OAK HARBOR LIBRARY in June, featuring paintings, drawings, photographs and ceramic art by Whidbey Allied Continue reading...

 

Sports

Central Whidbey hammers South Skagit, picks up state berth / 10-12 softball

Earning a trip to the state tournament, the Central Whidbey Little League major (10-12) softball team whipped South Skagit 10-4… Continue reading

 

North Whidbey drops district opener / Junior softball

The North Whidbey Little League junior softball team ran into a buzzsaw dressed in South Skagit uniforms in the opening… Continue reading

 

Marketplace

Show some heart! Ride for WhidbeyHealth this summer

Hearts on Fire gala, annual Tour de Whidbey cycling event bring community together

 

Speak to local outdoor recreation experts and discover all there is to do in the region at the Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23.

Expo offers your key to the great outdoors

Check out the free Recreation Northwest Expo, Feb. 23!

 

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...