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Island County Sheriff Mark Brown will speak at a meeting in Oak Harbor April 30 about two registered sex offenders who are moving into the community.
The on-again, off-again case against a former Oak Harbor youth leader accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a teenager has been resolved in a rather unique way this week.
A fight over a dog on a bed escalated into violence and ultimately ended with a jail sentence for a 42-year-old Oak Harbor man.
A 24-year-old Oak Harbor man who tried to flee from police in a moderate-speed chase has ended up in jail.
A high-risk, Level 3 sex offender who’s getting out of prison in May wanted to move to Everett, where he had been offered housing. But officials from the Department of Corrections, citing a new state law, are instead sending him to Oak Harbor, where he will live on the streets.
A 20-year-old Oak Harbor man was sentenced to jail for biting a jailer on the leg. As part of a plea bargain, Jaquan Wilson pleaded guilty in Island County Superior Court April 21 to assault in the third degree. A charge of second-degree malicious mischief was dismissed.
A 30-year-old Coupeville man is accused of assaulting a woman who had a protection order against him, court documents state. Prosecutors charged Joseph Pfaendler in Island County Superior Court with assault in violation of a protection order. He could face from six months to a year in jail if convicted of the charge. Pfaendler pleaded not guilty March 31.
Gov. Christine Gregoire personally saw to it that a high-risk, Level 3 sex offender won’t be roaming the streets of Oak Harbor.
A Seattle police detective and the leader of the entire race of vampires will be duking it out on Whidbey Island this month.
A great deal of money is already flowing into campaigns that need to woo Whidbey Island voters.
A 28-year-old Oak Harbor man is accused of forcing a woman to stay in her home and making her walk across cut glass, court documents show.
A 19-year-old woman accused of hiding stolen loot under her baby and punching a Wal-Mart security employee is wanted on a $10,000 bench warrant, court records show.
Second District Rep. Rick Larsen announced Thursday that he’s giving throwing his support as a superdelegate to Sen. Barack Obama.
The future of the Oak Harbor Airport is still up in the air as two dueling auctions are scheduled for the property.
A former employee at the county road shop who stole thousands of dollars from the Island County Public Works Union may end up serving a sentence at his home in Utah.
All combined, Oak Harbor residents will receive an estimated $10.2 million from the federal government in economic stimulus checks this spring.
The Coast Guard suspended a search Monday night for a missing diver at Rosario Beach.
A three-year effort that could have ultimately led to 105 acres of the Fakkema Farm coming into the city of Oak Harbor has fallen back a couple of steps this week.
A 25-year-old Oak Harbor man who works with youth on the Navy base was caught with child pornography after he apparently dropped a memory stick at Fort Nugent Park, court records state.
A 28-year-old Oak Harbor man accusing of stabbing a woman in the leg is being held on $200,000 bail.