At about pullup number 2,100 Saturday, Navy Petty Officer Michael McCastle began to experience muscle tears in his forearms and capillaries were bursting on his skin.
The class of 1974 was the last to graduate from the old Oak Harbor High School.
Some residents believe the county could be doing more about the island’s beaver problem, but the solutions are not always clear cut.
The first racing day of Whidbey Island Race Week launched with little fanfare, but it ended Friday after a week of great racing despite wetter-than-normal conditions.
Researchers at Texas A&M University are now examining an anchor recovered from Admiralty Inlet last month to see if it is, as believed by those who recovered it, the anchor that broke off a ship in Capt. George Vancouver’s Discovery expedition June 9, 1792.
Jack Ng started in the restaurant business as a dishwasher.
Success in business or politics isn’t an inoculation from the impact of drug addiction in a family.
South Whidbey is mourning the death of a long-time community and business leader this week.
Candidates challenging incumbent Island County Treasurer Ana Maria Nuñez said they can do a better job handling the county’s money.
As a volunteer for the Island County Beach Watchers organization since 1993, Seablom has started to see alarming changes in his favorite sea creature.
Two candidates backed by their respective parties are being challenged by party outsiders in the race for state representative, position 2 in the 10th Legislative District.
A total of 24 employees will be laid off, Saturday bus service is being cancelled and five routes will be eliminated or changed due to financial problems uncovered at Island Transit.
The Navy announced Friday its plans to consider larger EA-18G Growler squadrons as part of the Environmental Impact Statement it initiated last year.
Seven kayaking students were temporarily missing near Deception Pass Bridge Thursday afternoon but were found uninjured.
Monday lacked the wind-power to make racing possible, but it didn't stop the crews with approximately 80 sailboats from enjoying the waters of Penn Cove and Oak Harbor Bay.
Oak Harbor Police The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police:
Island County commissioners approved $30,000 for maintenance of the Island County Fairgrounds Monday, although management of the property remains uncertain.
Janis Powell, business manager at the Whidbey Playhouse in Oak Harbor, got an unusual phone call Thursday morning.
OAK HARBOR POLICE The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department:
And more than 1,600 civilian visitors were given a rare glimpse of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station Saturday.