Jessie Stensland

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Man shot by police had been ‘acting strange’

A man who was shot by police in Oak Harbor July 11…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 12:13pm

Former firefighter accused of stealing department’s boat

Former firefighter accused of stealing rescue boat

  • Aug 8th, 2017 12:16pm

Man allegedly punches woman at Oak Harbor bar

An Oak Harbor man is accused of punching a woman at a…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 12:08pm

Police shoot suspect with sponge bullet

A South Whidbey man who held off police in a brief standoff…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 12:10pm

Man who shot woman with pellets says he was aiming at eagles

A Whidbey Island man is accused of shooting a woman in the…

  • Aug 4th, 2017 1:41pm

Proposal for up to 1,500 homes near Oak Harbor faces obstacles

A limited-liability corporation is proposing a large housing development that may help…

  • Sep 5th, 2017 2:39pm

Coupeville ferry run will temporarily return to two boats

The ferry run between Keystone and Port Townsend will return to two-boat…

  • Aug 30th, 2017 5:24pm

Veteran officer named as Oak Harbor’s new police captain

Mike Bailey is no longer just acting as captain of the Oak…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 1:47pm

North Whidbey fire and pool levy requests failing in primary election

It appears that North Whidbey voters failed to pass two levy requests…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 9:38pm

Zylstra honored for role in shaping medical care on Whidbey Island

In 1970, doctors, nurses and administrators opened the doors to Whidbey General…

  • Jul 28th, 2017 1:57pm

Island Scanner: Callers report woman flashing people on Pioneer

The following were gathered from calls made to the Oak Harbor Police…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 1:25pm

Man charged in assault at gravel pit

A transient man is facing a felony charge for allegedly assaulting a…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 3:56pm

Don’t stop to smell the roses | Island Scanner

The following were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police…

  • Jul 14th, 2017 1:50pm

Serial rapist from Oak Harbor making Tacoma his new home

A serial rapist who terrorized Oak Harbor in the early 1990s has…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 2:10pm

Two of Whidbey’s funeral homes closed

Two of the four funeral homes on Whidbey Island closed last Friday.…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 4:28pm

Indecent exposer sent to prison

An Oak Harbor man convicted of exposing himself to a teenager at…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 2:14pm

Man shot by officer in Oak Harbor was armed, police say

A man who was shot by a police officer today in downtown…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 4:32pm

North Whidbey fire district sets meetings on Aug. 1 vote

A vote on a proposed levy lid lift for North Whidbey Fire…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 1:30am

Runway at NAS Whidbey closed for repairs

Naval Air Station Whidbey Island reports that routine annual repairs to Runway…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 4:24pm

Editorial: Life-saving Narcan should be available far and wide

It’s both alarming and sad that opioid overdoses are now such a…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 1:30am

Council adopts amendment to spare oak tree

Oak Harbor council members passed an ordinance amendment last week to save…

  • Jul 5th, 2017 1:30am

Navy SAR rescues kayaker in Dugualla Bay Sunday

A Whidbey Island kayaker may owe his life to a sharp-eyed member…

  • Jul 3rd, 2017 12:26pm

Video court planned for Island County inmates

A couple of years ago, the chief at Island County Jail received…

  • Jun 30th, 2017 1:27pm

Poll

What do you think about consumer fireworks?

  • Jun 27th, 2017 12:10pm

Freeland driver charged in road-rage incident

A Freeland man got so mad at a tailgater that he pulled…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 12:20pm

Man loses hat in fight | Island Scanner

The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 12:24pm

Bus route changes begin July 3

More runs, a newly designed route to businesses and doctors’ offices and…

  • Jun 28th, 2017 12:22pm

Oak Harbor man accused of assault with a bat

An Oak Harbor man is being held on $50,000 bail after allegedly…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 1:46pm

County’s new fireworks rules in effect

The fireworks season — at least the legal one — begins next…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 3:44pm

Former cop gets 3.5 years for possessing child porn

A federal judge sentenced a former Oak Harbor police officer today to…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 6:12pm

Oak Harbor officials consider resurrecting salary commission

A currently dormant commission that’s supposed to set elected officials’ salaries may…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 1:30am

Ordinance to save oak tree moves forward

A proposed ordinance amendment created to save one Garry oak tree from…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 12:59pm

Seaplane flying in for NAS Whidbey open house

Whidbey Island residents may notice something a little different in the skies…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 1:00pm

Driver in chase alleged he acted under gun threat

The driver of a car that eluded police and crashed into another…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 1:51pm

U.S. Attorney recommends 8-year sentence for former police officer

The U.S. Attorney’s Office recommends that a former Oak Harbor police officer…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 2:04pm

Poll

Why do you think Island County residents tend to live longer?

  • Jun 16th, 2017 10:47am

Cougar reported in city | Island Scanner

The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 1:24pm

Saving a life is a group effort in Coupeville

An Eagle Scout project from 9 years ago was one of many…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 1:11pm

Ryan’s House shouldn’t mix young adults, children

There’s been a lot of media attention focused on the future of…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 12:42pm

Murderer will return after winning part of appeal

An Oak Harbor man who killed his two grandfathers in 2011 and…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 1:48pm