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Corporations moving offshore hurts U.S. | Letter

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 2:00AM

This letter is in response to Patrick Kazmierczak’s letter to the editor, in which he was critical of Mr. Schoening’s previous letter calling for a boycott of Burger King for moving the company off shore to avoid taxes.

Oak Harbor burglary suspect accused of witness tampering

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 11:17AM

An Oak Harbor woman is facing a possible prison sentence for allegedly offering $1,000 to a family she burglarized in exchange for them dropping charges against her, court documents state.

Why is Rose still at the wheel of IT? | Letter

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 2:00AM

I have read with dismay of the events that have rocked Island Transit and call on the IT board to seriously consider replacing Martha Rose as its director.

School starting — be mindful of kids and buses on road | In Our Opinion

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

It’s not just time to pick out new school clothes, sharpen those no. 2 pencils, shop for new binders and zip up the backpacks.

Event promotes drug, alcohol awareness | Letter

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

On behalf of the 2014 National Night Out Planning Committee, we are proud to announce that over 1,000 community members attended the 31st annual event on Tuesday, Aug. 6 at Windjammer City Park.

Events help to bring community together | Letter

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

Thank you, Oak Harbor, for the wonderful music festival.

Island Scanner | Family of ducks settles into apartment

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department:

Pigfest drew 8,000 attendees this year | Letter

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00AM

In regard to the Oak Harbor Pigfest, it was another very successful year. This marked our seventh event and saw some very exciting changes.

Oak Harbor Marina at top of city priority list

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 4:49PM

Redevelopment of the Oak Harbor Marina is once again the top priority among a list of capital facilities projects on the city’s wish list.

Sailors from groundbreaking mission reunite after 25 years

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 11:18AM

Twenty-five years ago, 40 Soviet and 40 American citizens sailed from New York to Russia and back on a mission of peace and environmentalism.

Researchers on Whidbey find no tsunamis — just one big earthquake

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 4:48PM

In their search for tsunami evidence at two Whidbey Island locations, researchers said they’ve come up empty.

Citizens of Ebey's Reserve asks for temporary halt to practices at Outlying Field

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 10:57AM

Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve are asking the Navy to delay touch and go operations at Outlying Field Coupeville until the completion of the ongoing Environmental Impact Statement.

All-female version of 'The Odd Couple' offers entertaining twist on two very familiar characters

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 5:00AM

The highs and lows of playing a character who rides an emotional rollercoaster can be taxing to an actor.

Whidbey supply store brews up award-winning success

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 5:00AM

Robbie Skillin said zymurgy is addictive. And if you know what zymurgy is, then you’re probably hooked on the process of brewing beer.

Fall prep preview: Coupeville football

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 5, 2014 at 2:29PM

It’s a recipe for success. The Coupeville High School football team is coming off its best season in eight years, returns key players in key positions and has a favorable schedule.

Seahawks fans prepare for opener with rally

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 4:48PM

When Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was first drafted into the NFL, many people, including respected sports analysts, said he was too small to play pro football.

Oak Harbor Music Festival attendance hits 15,000 - Slideshow

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 11:19AM

A festival that started just three years ago filled downtown Oak Harbor with thousands of dancing feet during Labor Day weekend.

Military Appreciation Picnic to be held Saturday

  • Sep 3, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 4:47PM

The annual community and military appreciation picnic will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6 at Windjammer Park in Oak Harbor.

Weekend ride may cause Whidbey traffic congestion

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 3:42PM

Drivers should prepare for lots of bicyclists on the roads of Island, Skagit and Whatcom counties this weekend as the Bike MS Deception Pass Classic is Sept. 6-7, the state Department of Transportation announced Thursday.

Fall prep preview: Oak Harbor soccer

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:21PM

A large senior class and a group of talented newcomers should help the Oak Harbor High School girls soccer team move up the Western Conference standings this fall.

Fall prep preview: Coupeville soccer

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 12:00PM

“What’s not to like?” The reasons for Coupeville High School girls soccer coach Troy Cowan’s optimistic comment about the upcoming season are plenty.

Fall prep preview: Oak Harbor volleyball

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team hopes this year starts like last year ended.

Fall prep preview: Coupeville volleyball

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 11:45AM

Although the Coupeville High School volleyball team lost six regulars to graduation, it returns much of its firepower from last season.

Yoga Fest celebrates second year | Slideshow

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 3:34PM

The second Yoga Fest was held at Windjammer Park Saturday, Aug. 30. Despite a forecast of rain, the event saw more than 75 attendees during the event that featured hatha yoga poses and classes put on by teachers from Unsize Me Yoga Studio in Oak Harbor.

Fall prep preview: Oak Harbor tennis

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 3:00PM

Two three-year lettermen will give the Oak Harbor High School boys tennis team a veteran presence and help the Wildcats fill-out their singles lineup this fall.

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