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Hazel Dell tops North Whidbey | State 9/10 baseball

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 10:11AM

Though the North Whidbey 9/10 Little League baseball team was eliminated 13-0 by Hazel Dell of Vancouver Monday, July 14, the island squad still placed among top 10 in the state tournament in Richland.

Wildcats host youth cheer clinic

  • Jul 16, 2014 at 10:09AM

A youth cheer clinic, hosted by new Oak Harbor High School coach Kimberly Cherry and the Wildcat squad, will be take place 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the OHHS fieldhouse.

Malloy 2nd in international tournament

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 8:32AM

Oak Harbor Olympian Marti Malloy placed second at the Grand Slam Tyumen in Russia July 12 and 13.

Anacortes' slugs its way by Oak Harbor | Legion

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 9:18AM

Anacortes used an impressive offensive performance to overwhelm Oak Harbor 17-5 in five innings in the first round of the Legion baseball district tournament at Burlington-Edison High School Wednesday, July 16.

Wildcats win, advance in district | Legion

  • Jul 17, 2014 at 11:46AM

A five-run fifth inning helped keep the Oak Harbor Legion baseball season alive as the Wildcats defeated South Whidbey 6-3 in a loser-out game at the district tournament Thursday, July 17, at Burlington-Edison High School.

Are the benefits worth the cost of going ‘green’?

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 2:00AM

Reducing mankind’s carbon footprint has become the defining issue of our time and rightly so. Virtually every level of government has policies to reduce greenhouse gases by regulating everything from industrial CO2 emissions to cow flatulence.

Oak Harbor retirement center recognized for care

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:52AM

Hazel Welliver, the executive director of Harbor Tower Village in Oak Harbor, is proud of the retirement community, with good reason.

Church Notes

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 2:00AM

Oak Harbor Seventh Day Adventist Church is holding a VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 10 a.m. to noon Monday, July 28, through Friday, Aug. 1. The program is “Investigation Station: Galactic Quest.” They will play an important role in investigating God’s plan for their life. There will be skits, games, entertaining characters and snacks. For ages 5-12.

Enjoy the love, beauty that surrounds us on Whidbey

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 3:00AM

Did you know there are lessons of love right outside your door?

Births — Naval Hospital Oak Harbor

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 3:00AM

RILEY OLIVIA KRONE, 8 pounds, 3 ounces, was born July 1. She is the daughter of Brock and Rebecca Krone.

Births — Whidbey General Hospital

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 3:00AM

DAMIAN TIMOTHY MARTINEZ, 7 pounds, was born July 2. He is the son of Sergio and Karla Martinez of Oak Harbor.

Sheriff fights to protect deputy files

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:50AM

A proposal to move sheriff’s deputy files into the county’s human resources office was kiboshed by the county’s two Republican commissioners during Wednesday’s work session.

Impressed how candidate responded to complaint | Letter

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 9:05AM

I saw my Letter to the Editor (July 16, Flyer is a tip that resident isn’t home) online today. Within 15 minutes, I had a personal visit from Marc Henneman, apologizing for the flyer in the door.

Treasurer should take responsibility for loss | Letter

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 9:05AM

On July 10, the three Island County treasurer candidates participated in the League of Women Voters’ forum in Coupeville.

Commissioners to fund fairground manager

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:50AM

Island County Commissioners agreed to fund a contractor to manage the Island County fairgrounds for one year.

Art & About

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 5:00AM

For the month of July, Garry Oak Gallery will feature the work of MIKE O’CONNELL. Visit the gallery, 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor, to see his text paintings. For more information, visit

Group aims to continue Loganberry children’s fun

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:52AM

One of the first things Bo Chernikoff thought of when he heard about the cancellation of the Loganberry Festival this year was the children.

Wallie Funk surprised with Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:51AM

As he’s advanced in his years, Wallie Funk doesn’t get around as well as he used to. Sometimes rising from a chair can pose its challenges.

Nature guide aims to encourage Deception Pass visitors to slow down and take a long look

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Jul 23, 2014 at 9:38AM

As she took a quick inventory of the critters she catalogued at Deception Pass State Park, Mary Jo Adams stopped at the photograph of a skinny beetle-shaped bug.

Whidbey General Hospital CEO gives one-year notice of retirement

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Jul 22, 2014 at 8:51AM

Whidbey General Hospital commissioners are putting together a list of criteria to help them find the perfect chief executive officer, according to Commissioner Ron Wallin.

Pierces win state golf title

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Jul 21, 2014 at 8:36AM

It took an extra hole, but Oak Harbor's Roger Piece teamed with his son, Doug Pierce of Sedro-Woolley, to win the sixth annual Washington State Golfers Association Parent-Child Championship at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton Friday, July 18.

Oak Harbor shocks Ferndale at district | Legion

  • Jul 19, 2014 at 10:22AM

Oak Harbor upset Ferndale 6-5 in the Legion baseball district tournament Friday, July 18, at Burlington-Edison High School.

Phay finishes 3rd in Rosauer's Open

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:54PM

Whidbey Golf Club professional David Phay placed third in the Rosauers Open Invitational at the MeadowWood Golf Course in Liberty Lake July 18-20.

Improbable run ends just short for Oak Harbor | Legion

  • Jul 21, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 12:55PM

One run and one upset short. After recording three consecutive upsets, the Oak Harbor Legion baseball lost 7-6 to Anacortes in eight innings in a winner-to-state, loser-out game at the district tournament at Burlington-Edison High School Saturday, July 19.

Wicker wins twice in Micronesian Games

  • Jul 22, 2014 at 9:42AM

Christina Wicker, a 2013 graduate of Oak Harbor High School, was a double winner at the Eighth Micronesian Games in Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, Tuesday, July 22.

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