Jessie Stensland

Car rolls, driver injured

A 59-year-old Oak Harbor woman who was in a rollover accident at Sharpes Corner Feb. 24 was arrested for suspicion of DUI, according to the… Continue reading

Before speed kills, neighbors want action

Jo and Jon Lacy didn’t realize that the quiet neighborhood they moved into last summer had a surprising danger.Drivers in the northwest area of Oak… Continue reading

Woman avoids prison through plea bargain

A 33-year-old former Oak Harbor woman who was charged with assaulting a man she had previously stabbed in the chest agreed to a plea bargain,… Continue reading

Strong arm robbers sought

Oak Harbor police are looking for three bandana-wearing suspects in a strong arm robbery that occurred near Kmart Monday afternoon.Just before 2 p.m., a man… Continue reading

Is 15 days enough?

Victim of thief wanted more time

Woman allegedly takes vengeance on pickup

A 30-year-old former Oak Harbor woman is accused of stealing her ex-boyfriend’s pickup and vandalizing it, according to court documents.Angela Berrios pleaded not guilty Feb.… Continue reading

ATM robbery, rumors spark fear on base

It turns out that a rumor circulating at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station about a proliferation of ATM robberies was greatly exaggerated.Law enforcement officials are… Continue reading

Four people charged with beating man

Four Oak Harbor residents are facing felony assault charges for allegedly attacking a 20-year-old man and beating him with a large stick Feb. 7, according… Continue reading

Man faces domestic violence charges

A 38-year-old Oak Harbor man pleaded not guilty in Island County Superior Court Feb. 19 to two charges involving domestic violence, according to court documents.Prosecutors… Continue reading

City Council choices cut to 3

Caravan, Dudley, Severns make finals

Hefty Ecology fines hit gravel company

Lack of paperwork cited

Warrant dogs accused thief

There’s a $5,000 warrant out on a 19-year-old Coupeville man accused of stealing frozen corn dogs.Prosecutors charged Cory Black in Island County Superior Court Jan.… Continue reading

Garbage pickup rates in county may jump

Customers of Island Disposal, Inc., may experience as much as a 77 percent increase in the cost of garbage service.The company has filed a request… Continue reading

Head-on accident, lucky drivers

A 53-year-old Oak Harbor man is being investigated for driving under the influence in connection with a dramatic, Highway 20 accident on Fidalgo Island Monday… Continue reading

Burglars used gun, charges say

Prosecutors charged two men in a Coupeville home invasion robbery attempt that was thwarted by the gutsy victims last month, according to court documents.Keith Wheeler,… Continue reading

Prisoner faces more sex charges

A 36-year-old former Oak Harbor man who is serving a prison term for the sexual exploitation of a minor has been charged with more counts… Continue reading

Poseidon adventure begins in 2012

Air station will need fewer people

Identity theft suspect identified

A detective with the Oak Harbor Police is asking the public for help finding a 48-year-old woman who is a suspect in at least 10… Continue reading

Shooting suspect charged

A 26-year-old Oak Harbor man accused in a Feb. 3 shooting outside a downtown Oak Harbor night club is facing assault charges.Prosecutors charged Vincent Harrison… Continue reading

Prosecutor accused of defamation

A woman who won a $300,000 settlement against Island County Prosecutor Greg Banks last year has threatened him with litigation again.Former deputy prosecutor Amy Dempsey’s… Continue reading