Oak Harbor football forfeit gains unforeseen attention

After their scheduled game against Marysville-Pilchuck was cancelled, members of the Oak Harbor football team, including Josiah Welch, No. 6, and Michael Corfman, No. 57, attended a vigil at The Grove Church in Marysville to honor victims of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School on Friday, Oct. 24.  - Ian Terry/The Herald
  • Oct 29, 2014 at 6:00AM

“It was the right thing to do.” That is what Oak Harbor High School football coach Jay Turner said after the Wildcats football team forfeited Friday’s game against Marysville-Pilchuck.

'Cats top 1st-place T-birds; head to district | Volleyball

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:09PM

The surprise wasn't so much that the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team defeated first-place Shorewood on the Thunderbirds' floor Wednesday, Oct. 29, but that the Wildcats did it with a 3-0 shutout.

M-P surprises Oak Harbor with visit, trophy | Football

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 1:09PM

Marysville-Pilchuck returned the favor. The Tomahawk football team made a surprise visit to Oak Harbor High School's practice Wednesday, presenting the Wildcats with the Wesco 3A North championship trophy and a pizza dinner.

No home match for Wolves | Soccer

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 1:08PM

Even if Coupeville High School wins its 5 p.m. home soccer match with Port Townsend tonight (Thursday, Oct. 30), it will not get to host a first-round match in the district tournament, according to coach Troy Cowan.

Whidbey’s first marijuana store opens doors Friday

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 30, 2014 at 11:13AM

Whidbey Island saw its first legal sale of recreational marijuana Friday.

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