A U.S. Coast Guard vessel passes Saturday, Aug. 20, in the vicinity where a body was found in the water about a mile offshore northwest of Fort Ebey State Park earlier in the afternoon. - Ron Newberry

Body ID’d as man who jumped from ferry

  • Today at 2:38PM

An autopsy confirmed that the body of the man found in waters off Whidbey Island Saturday was the person who jumped from a ferry near Coupeville Thursday night.

Woman found beneath Deception Pass bridge in stable condition

  • Aug 21, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Aug 22, 2016 at 12:25PM

The 74-year-old Oak Harbor woman found on the rocks underneath the Deception Pass Bridge Monday sustained multiple fractures but her injuries don’t appear to be life threatening.

Youth football jamboree | Slideshow

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 8:12AM
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Oak Harbor Youth Football teams participated in a jamboree this weekend, and photographer John Fisken caught some of the action.

Grounded boat only spilled 5 gallons of fuel

  • Aug 20, 2016 at 5:00AM updated at 4:00PM

The private fishing boat that grounded near Monroe Landing last month spilled less than five gallons of diesel into Penn Cove.

Enjoying the ride: Severns give first State of the City as mayor

  • Aug 20, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 3:49PM

“Somebody asked me the other day, ‘Is being the mayor a full-time job?’” Severns said. “I didn’t answer the question very well at the time.” In short: Without question.

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