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'Cats lose 2 of 3 high-scoring matches | Soccer

  • Today at 8:00AM updated at 12:22PM

There was no shortage of goals in the past three soccer matches for Oak Harbor High School; unfortunately for the Wildcats, in two of the contests it was their opponents doing most of the damage.

Warmth, rain were perfect mix for crops this summer

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:08AM

When temperatures dropped this week, welcoming a new season like clockwork, Julieanna Purdue felt a small sense of relief.

Oak Harbor mayor, Island Transit Board spar at tense meeting

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:05AM

The leadership of Island Transit continued down a bumpy road this week.

NAS Whidbey to demolish, rebuild Seaplane Base pier

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:05AM

Next summer the Navy will begin work on demolishing a finger pier on Seaplane Base and building a new breakwater in Crescent Harbor.

Island County builders say fee changes are fair

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:04AM

Fees charged for permits and consulting services from Island County planners may be revised by county commissioners.

Island County treasurer candidates Nuñez, Grone tout differing approaches to management

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:03AM

Attendance and accuracy are becoming the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and incumbent Ana Maria Nuñez’s.

Islanders eke out 1-0 win | U-17 soccer

  • Today at 7:48AM

The U-17 Islanders snapped a two match losing streak with a 1-0 win over the visiting Santos Football Club Sunday, Sept. 28, at Fort Nugent Park.

Coho salmon season off Whidbey disappointing so far for many fishers

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:30PM

Visiting from upstate New York, Rich Napierala got word of the salmon fishing on the western shores of Whidbey Island and decided to give it a try.

Early Island County budget restores positions, pushes for technology upgrades

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:30PM

Island County’s early budget draft aims to restore a number of positions and pushes for upgrades in technology.

21-year-old Whidbey man charged with assaults

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:29PM

A 21-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he assaulted his wife and a child at their Whidbey home.

Wildcats shut down Seagulls | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:33AM

The Oak Harbor High School football team rolled to a 42-0 win at Everett Friday, Sept. 26, scoring all of its points in the first half, but the most impressive statistic belonged to the defense.

Coupeville tackles Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:32AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

Wildcats take individual titles in 4-team meet | Cross country

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 8:25AM

The Oak Harbor High School cross country teams did not capture their four-team meets at Hamlin Park in Shoreline Thursday, Sept. 25, but they did produce the individual winners.

Bulldogs get by Wildcats | Swimming

  • Sep 28, 2014 at 9:10AM

Mount Vernon swept the relays, and that was enough to lift the Bulldogs over the Oak Harbor High School swim team 96-74 Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Skagit Valley YMCA Pool.

Oak Harbor rolls by M-P | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:06AM

The Oak Harbor High School tennis team evened its Wesco record at 2-2 with a 6-1 win at Marysville-Pilchuck Thursday, Sept. 25.

Coupeville loses early lead | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:40AM

After winning the first set, the Coupeville High School volleyball couldn't keep the momentum and lost 3-1 to visiting Mount Vernon Christian Thursday, Sept. 25.

Wolves drop pair | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:04AM

Despite showing improvement, the Coupeville High School tennis team lost twice this week in nonleague matches, falling 6-1 to visiting Archbishop Murphy Wednesday, Sept. 24, and 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 25.

Births — Naval Hospital Oak Harbor

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

KIRA JUNE LYSENE, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, was born Sept. 2. She is the daughter of Adam and Julie Lysene.

Births — Whidbey General Hospital

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

HARPER ROSE ANDERSON, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, was born Sept. 12. She is the daughter of Mitchell and Rebecca Anderson of Oak Harbor.

Be accountable for your own decisions | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Recently I was exposed to an event that brought to mind the anti-OLF situation.

Fortunate to have caring responders | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

I would like to thank the kind EMT and paramedic who came to my aid during the dog show at Windjammer Park.

Thanks for making Safe Summer success | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Thanks to much support, the Impaired Driving Impact Panel of Island County exceeded its goal of $5,000 during its Keep It a Safe Summer campaign.

Incompetent circus, pursuit of acclaim | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am writing in response to the current Island Transit upheaval.

Read measure, then vote in favor of it | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

I take strong exception to Gary Raster’s letter in the Sept. 10 issue of the Whidbey News-Times.

Island Scanner | Man on motorcycle rides without appendages

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

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