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Tips for staying healthy over 50

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

A healthy lifestyle is necessary at any age, but for those over 50, it’s especially important. As you age, your body changes, and your risk for health problems increases. Fortunately, there are three simple things you can do to lead a healthier and happier life.

Senior Services offers healthy lunch options

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

Monday, July 7 Chicken strips w/honey Mustard dressing Oven fries & coleslaw Breadstick & grape juice Pineapple upside down cake

Beating the heat | As summer temps approach highs, seniors should take steps to prevent overheating

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

During 2013, the hottest day of the year in Oak Harbor was Aug. 27. The temperature reached 76 degrees.

Island Scanner | Falling squirrels, running blue jeans, baritone singing ballads

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

Island County Sheriff The following items were selected from reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s department:

At home on the harbor | Oak Harbor family’s backyard is the sea

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 4:00AM

Rebecca and Mark McShane moved into their new home Monday: the 40-foot trimaran SweetHaven docked at the Oak Harbor City Marina.

Transit is missing out on funding support | Letter

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 4:00AM

After reading once again about Island Transit and its money problems, could it be that I’m the only one who’s head is about to explode?

New bike trail on South Whidbey is a great deal | Letter

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 4:00AM

Kudos to those Island County government folks for that new bike trail. As countless cities across the country struggle with the long-term challenges to earn a bike friendly ribbon, we just went ahead and did it.

Art & About

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 5:00AM

Help is needed at the WHIDBEY PLAYHOUSE on the deconstruction of the Enchanted April set and the construction of the Odd Couple Female Version set. Everyone is welcome. Work has started and will continue from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 1-3 p.m. July 7-10. For those who can help on any day, contact Stan Thomas at 360-632-5090.

Table’s set for farm dinner | 3 Sisters Farm to host old-fashioned event with part of proceeds going to land trust

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 5:00AM

It’s an idea the Muzzall family tinkered with in recent years, then chose to pursue after store customers expressed interest in coming out to see the farm.

Quick thinking helped minimize injuries in Coupeville crash

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 5:00AM

Two people were injured in a motorcycle versus car accident on State Highway 20 Wednesday afternoon just south of Coupeville.

Oak Harbor City Council hires new attorney

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

Nikki Esparza said she decided to become an attorney at age 6 while watching a 1960s courtroom drama.

Simple living or simply illegal? | Oak Harbor cites woman for living in her business; Dena Royal says city is retaliating for complaints

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

An Oak Harbor woman is fighting to continue living in the back of her Pioneer Way business.

Prosecutor says more investigation needed on alleged rape case

  • Jul 5, 2014 at 6:00AM

The Island County prosecutor has dismissed charges against a man who was accused of rape by a former girlfriend.

North Whidbey qualifies for state tournament | 9/10 baseball

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 9:14AM

The North Whidbey Little League 9/10 baseball team became one of the rare local clubs to qualify for the state tournament when it defeated Central Whidbey 10-9 Thursday, July 3, in the District 11 championship game in Sedro-Woolley.

Whidbey team drops championship game | 13/14 baseball

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 9:08AM

The Whidbey Island Junior Little League (13/14) baseball team got another crack at Sedro-Woolley, but for the second time in the tournament, couldn't take down the Skagit team.

North Whidbey finishes 2nd at district | 11/12 baseball

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 9:11AM

The North Whidbey Little League 11/12 baseball team didn't win in the championship game of the District 11 tournament in Langley Thursday, July 3, but it did something no one else in the tournament could -- give Burlington a scare.

Oak Harbor continues run of strong tournament showings | Legion

  • Jul 7, 2014 at 10:24AM

Playing in its third tournament in consecutive weekends, the Oak Harbor Legion baseball team continued its success in the special events. The Wildcats, a junior Legion team, lost to Wilder of Port Angeles' senior team 7-2 in the championship game of the Dick Brown Memorial Firecracker Tournament in Port Angeles Sunday, July 6.

Central Whidbey tops North Whidbey | 13/14 softball

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 8:49AM

Continuing its undefeated season, the Central Whidbey Little League Junior (13/14) softball team won the first of a best-of-three series 14-2 over North Whidbey in five innings in the District 11 tournament at Coupeville High School Monday, June 7.

CWLL holds raffle to fund state trip

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 10:34AM

The Central/South Whidbey 9/10 softball team is holding a raffle to help cover the cost of its trip to the state tournament in Asotin.

Need a turn lane; ban blinding strobe lights | Letter

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

Three or four ideas to make driving safer: A turn lane off State Highway 20 at Morris Road. At least just widen the shoulder so there is an escape for inattentive drivers behind you.

They do it for us, so do it for the fliers | Letter

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

I took a few moments — OK, maybe an hour — atop Ebey’s Bluff on the Fourth of July to absorb the beauty of our island.

If the Navy left, OH would slowly die | Letter

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

I remember that, a number of years ago, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station was on the Navy’s base closure list. It seems as though a lot of people had a different view of the situation then.

OH Fourth creates memories that we all can treasure | In Our Opinion

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

Members of the Whidbey News-Times, Whidbey Examiner, South Whidbey Record and Whidbey Crosswind staffs marched this past Saturday in Oak Harbor’s Fourth of July parade.

Skydiving business has ‘destroyed’ peace | Letter

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

We have lived in our current home just south of Oak Harbor since 1992 and we were aware of the local Oak Harbor airport being nearby.

Keep NAS open, but without Growlers? | Letter

  • Jul 9, 2014 at 2:00AM

The letter, submitted by Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve Director Paula Spina, is confusing and misleading.

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