Café pupaccino

Katy’s a popular pooch at Oak Harbor Starbucks

Suspect accused of raping, beating woman

A Freeland man is accused of beating a 23-year-old woman with a piece of firewood, cutting her with a knife… Continue reading

A second chance at love is found in a taproom

For some people, Valentine’s Day isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. They are the Ebenezer Scrooges of Feb 14.… Continue reading

Needle exchange is ‘all about recovery’

If the county health needle exchange program didn’t exist, there could’ve been more than 42,000 used needles scattered about the… Continue reading

WhidbeyHealth reports 2018 as a ‘tough year,’ with $6.3 million loss

Unplanned expenses in 2018 led to a “tough year” for WhidbeyHealth, board commissioners learned Monday. “We lost about $6.3 million… Continue reading

Environmental group declares court victory over prolific logger

A local environmental group is declaring victory against a prolific logger over county forestry regulations. Whidbey Environmental Action Network spent… Continue reading

Drills allow Navy to prepare for emergency scenario

It’s undeniably unnerving to stand in the same room as a man firing an automatic weapon and to hear its… Continue reading

Whidbey winter blast scrapbook

A look at Whidbey Island’s winter blast. Continue reading...

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In touch with giants

Orca Network offers hands-on encounters with gray whales

Oak Harbor art students take gold in state competition

There’s a common theme among Oak Harbor High School art students who recently took gold in a state competition when Continue reading...

Annie Jr. allowing students to shine

Note: Due to the recent snowy weather, the Coupeville Elementary Drama Club will be moving the performance of Annie Jr. Continue reading...

News

Fire damages Coupeville residence

A tipped over candle resulted in extensive damage to a Coupeville home Thursday night but no injuries. Central Whidbey Island… Continue reading

 

Presidents’ Day holiday delays garbage, recycling pickup

Oak Harbor city offices will be closed Feb. 18 in observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday. Garbage and recyclables usually… Continue reading

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Business

ROCKIN’ A HARD PLACE: SPIN Café will finally get its spin

O ak Harbor’s SPIN Café is about to get the spin cycle it was always supposed to have. And wash Continue reading...

 

 

Marketplace
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...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

Life

Land trust launches its 6th annual photo contest

By Ron Newberry Special to the Whidbey News-Times There is natural beauty around nearly every corner on Whidbey and Camano Continue reading...

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ROCKIN’ A HARD PLACE: SPIN Café will finally get its spin

O ak Harbor’s SPIN Café is about to get the spin cycle it was always supposed to have. And wash Continue reading...