Getting clean: Family reunites, offers hope for others battling addiction

Daniel and Adriana Aivles were addicted to heroin and living out of a car during some of Oak Harbor’s coldest… Continue reading

Agreement reached between hospital, island fire districts

After months of negotiating, North and Central Whidbey fire districts have reached agreements to continue longstanding deals with the hospital… Continue reading

Leaders work on plan to end homelessness

Whidbey leaders and residents have been discussing the issue of homelessness for years, but Island County will soon have a… Continue reading

Man held on $100,000 bail for child porn

An Oak Harbor man admitted to having “multiple gigabytes” of child pornography on his computer and fantasizing about bringing a… Continue reading

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

News

Sewage plant recognized as project of the year

Oak Harbor’s new clean water facility was recently honored as one of the “projects of the year” by the American… Continue reading

 

Workshop looks at rising sea level

Whidbey Island dwellers may have a interest in the effects rising sea levels will have on their properties and community.… Continue reading

 

 

Sports

Seagulls sink Wildcats / Swim and dive

Everett slid by the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team 124-49 Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Forest Park… Continue reading

 

Boyer leads Cougars / Middle school cross country

North Whidbey’s Addisen Boyer won the seventh-grade girls race at a three-school middle school cross country meet Wednesday, Sept. 18,… Continue reading

 

Marketplace

Make a BIG difference in a child’s life today

Building connections with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Island County

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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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Opinion

Cartoon for Sept. 18, 2019

Cartoon for Sept. 18, 2019 Continue reading...

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