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10 Wolves finish among top 10 | Track

  • Apr 28, 2014 at 12:00PM

Coupeville recorded 10 top-10 finishes in the 13-team Mountlake Terrace Invitational track meet Saturday, April 26, at Edmonds Stadium.

Family affair: Pierces win best ball golf tournament

  • Apr 28, 2014 at 2:00PM

The father-son duo of Roger and Doug Pierce captured the two-person best ball tournament at the Whidbey Golf Club Saturday, April 26.

Fields picks up medalist honors | Girls golf

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 8:23AM

Coupeville High School golfer Christine Fields captured medalist honors at Useless Bay Golf and Country Club Monday, April 28.

North leader Stanwood tops 'Cats | Tennis

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 8:16AM

The Stanwood High School tennis team stayed unbeaten in Wesco North play by defeating host Oak Harbor 7-0 Monday, April 28.

Wolves' offense picks up at Sultan | Baseball

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 10:00AM

With its offense getting on a roll in the second half of the game, the Coupeville High School baseball team won 9-0 at Sultan Monday, April 28.

Wolves fall at Port Townsend | Tennis

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 11:00AM

Allie Hanigan's comeback win in first singles highlighted Coupeville's 5-2 loss at Port Townsend Monday, April 28.

Oak Harbor completes sweep of Everett | Baseball

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 12:00PM

Three Wildcats rapped three hits each and Danny Wolfe tossed a four hitter in Oak Harbor's 6-2 baseball win at Everett Monday, April 28.

Annual Dutch event draws thousands to Oak Harbor | Slideshow

  • Apr 29, 2014 at 2:43PM

The joy of participating in the Holland Happening grand parade was clear from the smile on Sophia Bahner’s face. Bahner, 5, was one of 30 members with Woodward’s Taekwondo Academy in Oak Harbor demonstrating their moves along streets lined with parade watchers in downtown Oak Harbor Saturday.

Oak Harbor Tavern to hold Oso fundraiser

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 1:00AM

Sometimes laughter is the best medicine. A couple of Seattle-area comedians will be performing at a special event at Oak Harbor Tavern to raise money for an Oso landslide victim with local ties.

Hospital purchased land without appraisal

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 2:00AM updated at 3:59PM

Whidbey General Hospital did not have an appraisal done before it spent $2 million on a property in Bayview valued at $618,000 six years ago, and it turns out they didn’t have to. State officials confirmed this week that while Washington law does require multiple appraisals to be performed before a public agency sells property, there is no such mandate when it comes to buying.

Oak Harbor captain retires after 39 years

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 2:00AM

It was the sun that finally did it. Capt. Tim Sterkel could have ended his career with the Oak Harbor Police Department at a nice, round 40 years, but he said the lure of sunny days and the prospect of trading an office chair for a saddle on a horse was too much for him. He turned 62 and decided to retir

Vaccinating kids is an obligation we must all honor | Publisher's Column

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 3:00AM

At the elementary school I attended in Anacortes, my classmates and I would line up in the halls for immunizations. There were the shots for measles/mumps/rubella, diphtheria, tetanus and sugar cubes for polio. We all held a copy of our vaccination records and, when our turn arrived, handed them to the school nurse for updating. It was the culture … you got your shots and you didn’t argue about it.

First responders to perform county fire inspections

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 3:00AM

Fire districts will now perform fire inspections for Island County, a service that was provided infrequently following staffing cuts in 2009. Last week, the county entered into an agreement with the county’s four fire districts allowing them to take over inspections.

Whidbey Race Week gets new owners for 2015

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 4:00AM

The nationally recognized sailboat regatta held out of Oak Harbor each July will have new owners next year. Charley and Schelleen Rathkopf of Seattle announced last week that they are purchasing Whidbey Island Race Week from Gary Stuntz of Clear Ahead Marine Production after the event this summer.

Organization was misrepresented by story | Letters

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 4:00AM

I read the April 26 paper looking for some clarification of your front page article on April 23, but didn’t find any. I wish Janis Reid had done some research before the story about Summit Assistance Dogs was published.

Oak Harbor Dragon boat team wins third in Olympia festival

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 5:00AM

You might say Team Tsunami was a little late to the dragon-boat party. Dragon boat racing began in China 2,000 years ago, while the local crew made its debut in competitive racing Saturday, April 26, by placing third out of 12 teams at the ninth annual St. Martin’s University Dragon Boat Festival in Olympia.

Drug Take Back another success

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 5:00AM

I am pleased to announce we just completed another successful “Drug Take Back Day” on Saturday, April 26. My sincere thanks go to the City of Oak Harbor and Town of Coupeville in making this an island-wide event.

Event to encourage Oak Harbor kids to bike to school

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 6:00AM

Oak Harbor drivers should be especially careful May 7 as student and adult bicyclists are taking to the streets en mass in celebration of National Bike to School Day. Whidbey Island Bicycle Club is partnering with a few Oak Harbor schools to participate in the special day of pedaling. The goal is to encourage kids to safely bike or walk to school.

Americans don't appreciate our dependence on fossil fuels

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 6:00AM

Let’s face it. We’re spoiled. Even in our tough economy, most Americans enjoy a myriad of conveniences we take for granted. We awake to a warm house, turn night into day with the flip of a light switch, jump into a hot shower, get dressed and grab a cup of fresh brewed coffee before heading to work in our car or on the bus.

Oak Harbor grad excels in 2 sports

  • Apr 30, 2014 at 9:00AM

It is rare to become a national-class athlete in any sport. Molly O’Rourke, a 2001 graduate of Oak Harbor High School, accomplished the feat in two, judo and powerlifting.

T-birds roll by Oak Harbor | Tennis

  • May 1, 2014 at 8:43AM

Shorewood, the leader of the Wesco South 3A tennis standings, cruised by host Oak Harbor 7-0 Tuesday, April 29.

Murphy shuts out Wolves | Soccer

  • May 1, 2014 at 8:58AM

Archbishop Murphy lived up to its No. 4 spot in the state 2A soccer rankings by blanking Coupeville High School 7-0 at Mickey Clark Field Tuesday, April 29.

Wildcats win in OT | Soccer

  • May 1, 2014 at 9:19AM

It took two overtimes, but the Oak Harbor High School soccer team, behind a goal from J.J. Mitchell and stellar defense, won 1-0 at Everett Tuesday, April 29.

Wolves improve but fall to Murphy | Softball

  • May 1, 2014 at 11:00AM

Some losses are "good" losses. Such was the case in Coupeville High School's 5-3 softball setback to visiting Archbishop Murphy Tuesday, April 29.

Oystercatcher cooks up success

  • May 1, 2014 at 12:06PM

They’re not the dishes your mom made — unless she’s some sort of culinary genius. Imagine pan-roasted duck breast with ghost squash puree and rhubarb mostarda. Or braised rabbit ragout with sunchokes, bacon hash, baby pac choi and roasted beech mushrooms. And perhaps the best appetizers of all time: lightly smoked Columbia River sturgeon with picked parsnip chips over wild nettle puree. Such are the typical, highly imaginative dishes at the Oystercatcher restaurant in downtown Coupeville.

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