Service dogs compete in ‘Puppy Olympics’

With tails wagging and ears perked, eager canine “athletes” dashed and demonstrated their skills at the Doggie Olympics during the… Continue reading

Main Street petitions to reverse city’s approval of LIHI project

Oak Harbor Main Street Association is asking a superior court judge to reverse a decision made by city council members… Continue reading

Residents seek class-action lawsuit against Navy over Growlers

Attorneys representing 24 individuals and couples in Central Whidbey filed a lawsuit Thursday that seeks damages from the Navy over… Continue reading

Island County cuts off its funding for Spin Cafe

An Oak Harbor day shelter for homeless people is hoping to repair its relationship with Island County after learning last… Continue reading

Ryan and the giant pumpkin: Coupeville resident grows half-ton gourd

Lying in a Central Whidbey garden, among large green leaves, was what looked like Cinderella’s carriage. But no fairy godmother… Continue reading

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                                A marbled murrelet floats in the water near the Langley marina.

Attorney general chalks up win in lawsuit against Navy

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has declared his first victory in a lawsuit against the Navy related to the… Continue reading

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Sports

Oak Harbor, Coupeville among 43 schools at Sehome Invitational / Cross country

The Oak Harbor and Coupeville high school cross country teams ran with the masses at the Sehome Invitational Saturday, Sept.… Continue reading

 

‘Cats crunch Cascade / Soccer

Recovering from two tough losses, the Oak Harbor High School soccer team went on the road and crushed Cascade 3-0… Continue reading

 

Marketplace

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Retirement community is the ‘perfect alternative’ for seniors

Regency on Whidbey brings independence to living and quality to life

 

Why caring for YOU needs to be top of mind

Oak Harbor esthetitian and trainer a leader in hair and skincare

 

Be a hero! Come watch the hydros in Oak Harbor

Exciting fast-action fundraiser ahead at the fourth annual Hydros for Heroes, Aug. 24 to 25

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Life

Guide offers tips for ‘Hiking Close to Home

Washington state is known for its flannel-wearing, IPA-drinking, nature-loving residents, and Whidbey Island happens to be a haven for all… Continue reading

 

Ryan’s House for Youth celebrating 10 years of service

Youth homelessness might be a hidden problem in Island County, but there’s one organization that’s continued to seek it out… Continue reading

 

Opinion

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