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COER is unaffiliated with Ebey’s Reserve | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 12:53PM

The Ebey’s Landing Reserve is an orqanization that was formed to protect the history of Col. Isaac Ebey and Ebey’s Landing.

Loudest horn does not equal a band | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 12:52PM

In response to Ms. Spina’s letter concerning the unfairness of the Whidbey News-Times article, I find one statement very concerning: “The WNT is part of the Whidbey Island community and should be putting its efforts alongside ours to help find a way to solve the island’s problems, not publishing hit pieces like this one.”

Health care needs to keep up with times | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 12:45PM

We are writing as members of the community who have received services at Whidbey General Hospital, and who happen to also work in the Medical Ambulatory Care/Oncology Unit (MAC) at WGH.

Support for flyers is real, not just words | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 1:20PM

If you were asked, “Do you support the men and women in the service of this country?” I’m reasonably sure you’d say, “Sure!”

Money from wiring was to help vets | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 1:25PM

On behalf of Whitehead-Muzzall Post No. 7392, Veterans of Foreign Wars, I would like to thank the person or persons unknown, who chose to break into one of our storage units and remove approximately 1,000 pounds of assorted wiring.

Disappointed with country’s leadership | Letters

  • Oct 10, 2013 at 1:24PM

I read your Oct. 2 front page article about the government shutdown with much interest. I am a subcontractor who maintains the Commissaries at both Oak Harbor and Smokey Point.

Oak Harbor 2nd in Stanwood meet | Cross country

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 8:47AM

The Oak Harbor High School cross country teams finished second to Edmonds-Woodway in a tri-meet at Stanwood Thursday, Oct. 10.

Wildcats get by Chargers | Tennis

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 8:57AM

Oak Harbor dumped Marysville Getchell for the second time this spring with a 5-2 win in Marysville Thursday, Oct. 10.

Granite Falls stops Wolves | Volleyball

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 8:16AM

Though it is making positive strides, the Coupeville High School volleyball is still looking for its first Cascade Conference win after dropping a 3-0 match to visiting Granite Falls Thursday, Oct. 10.

New lineup helps carry Wildcats to win | Volleyball

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 9:25AM

With a shuffled lineup, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team dealt visiting Glacier Peak a 3-0 loss Thursday, Oct. 10.

Peterson, Servatius offer stark differences for Oak Harbor City Council

  • Oct 11, 2013 at 10:00AM

The differences are pretty stark between the two candidates running for position 5 on the Oak Harbor City Council. Councilman Joel Servatius emphasizes his education, experience as a businessman and a community volunteer, and skills as a critical thinker.

Bones likely to add $6-$8 to monthly Oak Harbor utility bills

  • Oct 12, 2013 at 10:00AM

The inadvertent unearthing of a Native American burial ground on Pioneer Way two years ago will likely end up costing the average Oak Harbor utility ratepayers an extra $6 to $8 a month for three years. The costs also depleted a fund earmarked for road projects and delayed road work. But while the archaeological work is over, other costs associated with the issue continue to accumulate and could increase rates more in the future.

Newspaper carriers are vital in getting news to your home | Publisher's Column

  • Oct 13, 2013 at 10:00AM

As you read through this edition of the Whidbey News-Times, learning what your local community is up to, please take a moment to consider about what it takes to get that newspaper into your hands. Normally, we wouldn’t expect readers to think about all of that. However, the week of Oct. 6-12 marks National Newspaper Week, and Saturday, Oct. 12, is International Newspaper Carrier Day. Carrier Day is a salute to the hundreds of thousands of people who deliver more than 44 million newspapers to more than 100 million readers every day.

Seahawks provided a moment to savor | Publisher's Column

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:32AM

The past few weeks have been pure electric on Whidbey Island and throughout Washington state. The excitement and energy that mounted with the Seattle Seahawks’ ascension to the Super Bowl has provided us all with an experience to savor.

Murphy's pressure bothers Wolves | Boys basketball

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:50AM

Archbishop Murphy's full-court press helped the Wildcats pick up points in transition in a 78-50 win over the host Coupeville High School boys basketball team Tuesday, Feb. 4.

Tomahawks defeat Wildcats | Girls basketball

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:45AM

Marysville-Pilchuck outscored the visiting Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team 40-13 in the middle quarters on the way to a 59-27 win Tuesday, Feb. 4.

Oak Harbor woman accused of tattooing man by force

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Feb 10, 2014 at 7:51PM

While he’s a victim of a violent crime, Matthew Reimer said he can see the humor in what happened to him, though his friends are apoplectic. But mostly, he said, he sees the bizarre incident as a “wake up call” that it’s time to leave the drug scene behind.

Whidbey Red Cross volunteers prepare for disaster

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 1:57PM

For Whidbey Island Red Cross volunteers, it’s not a question of “if,” it’s a question of “when” a disaster will occur. Staying prepared is a top priority.

Wolves play well in loss | Girls basketball

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:48AM

Coupeville High School girls basketball coach David King liked just about everything he saw on the court from his team at Archbishop Murphy Tuesday, Feb. 4. However, when he looked up at the scoreboard, the lights revealed a 50-48 win for the Wildcats.

Chargers upset Oak Harbor's postseason plans | Boys basketball

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 11:25AM

A poor shooting night cost the Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team more than a game, it robbed the Wildcats of a chance to advance to the postseason.

Wildcats lose, look to brighter future | Girls basketball

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 8:44AM

The game, and the season for that matter, wasn't over 15 minutes when Jinai Guzman, a sophomore guard on the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team, asked coach Jon Atkins if she could come in after school the next day to shoot.

Tigers pull away in 2nd half to stop Wolves | Boys basketball

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:35AM

A halftime lead soon evaporated in the third quarter and the Coupeville High School boys basketball team closed out the season with a 76-54 loss at Granite Falls Thursday, Feb. 6.

Manager hired for up to $750K on Whidbey General Hospital expansion

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 2:08PM

Whidbey General Hospital’s expansion has taken a step forward. The hospital’s board of commissioners approved an agreement in January with Marc Estvold to manage the project. Voters approved a $50-million bond in November.

COER is aiming for government buyout

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 10, 2014 at 1:52PM

Well after some of the lies have been exposed, it appears Citizens for Ebey’s Reserve’s true intent is finally revealed — to close Whidbey Island Naval Air Station and plunge this community into economic chaos.

Politician benefits outweigh services | Letter to the editor

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Feb 11, 2014 at 5:03PM

Our highest politicians receive full pay and many other benefits for life after just one short term in office. So should those working in the red- light districts for an equally short time receive the same benefits for their services provided?

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