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Teenagers paint mural to give city lasting impression of music festival

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00AM

As he listened to the Eurythmics on an iPhone, Cameron Bester used a coat of blue paint to add the final touches of a guitar that stood taller than him on a concrete wall.

Lending program makes business dreams possible

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 4:42PM

Like many young aspiring business owners, South Whidbey residents Tiffany and Damien Cortez had a vision.

Barc Re-tail store helps animals, environment

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00AM

A year after creation, the Barc Re-tail store, charged with taking reusable items out of the garbage stream, is rapidly growing.

Tour de Whidbey sponsor comes with a hometown connection

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 19, 2014 at 9:03AM

For Dannie Brown, Tour de Whidbey is a great way to encourage others make environmentally friendly decisions.

Drawing some lessons from dog bite incidents

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 4:43PM

A 3-year-old Oak Harbor girl is healing after a she was bitten in the face by a pit bull last week.

Cornet Bay celebration set for Thursday

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 18, 2014 at 9:11AM

Sometimes, the tiniest things can be cause for celebration.

Girls 2nd, boys 3rd in Jackson meet | Cross country

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 12:12PM

The Oak Harbor High School girls cross country team placed second and the boys third in a five-team meet at Jackson High School in Mill Creek Wednesday, Oct. 8.

Oak Harbor falls to 1st-place Stanwood | Tennis

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:18PM

The Stanwood High School tennis team held on to a piece of first place by defeating visiting Oak Harbor 7-0 Thursday, Oct. 9.

E-W edges Wildcats | Volleyball

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:18PM

Edmonds-Woodway won a 3-2 thriller over the visiting Oak Harbor High School volleyball team Thursday, Oct. 9, to move into first place and drop the Wildcats to fourth.

Wildcats get Wesco win | Soccer

  • Oct 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:18PM

Recording its first conference win of the season, the Oak Harbor High School soccer team clipped Meadowdale 2-1 Thursday, Oct. 9, at Edmonds Stadium.

Grone wouldn’t make mistakes Nuñez made | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM

There are at least two problems that occurred in the office of Island County treasurer that adversely affected island taxpayers.

Washington State University turning over lighthouse to parks

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM

Management of Admiralty Head Lighthouse will change later this year and an employment position will be opening up.

Marijuana, Navy noise are not county issues | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM

Watching the District No. 3 commissioners race from afar, I was baffled by the recent article on the candidates that addressed only one issue pertinent to them and two that weren’t.

What about all of those other ‘vices’? | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM

I read where Mr. Rick Hannold doesn’t “like any industry that makes its money off the vices of others” and would have voted “no” on the sale of recreational marijuana in Island County.

Extending an invite to Auditor’s exit meeting | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM

The state Auditor’s Office announced that there will be an exit meeting 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24 to discuss the findings of their recent audit of Island Transit.

North Whidbey gets new fire trucks

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 3:00AM

North Whidbey Fire and Rescue will soon add two new engines to its fleet.

Jacks has proven that she is a leader | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 3:00AM

Too often, we elect someone for what we think they will do, be and become. Karla Jacks is already a proven leader and will be a grand Island County commissioner.

Directing 2 percent dollars to Oak Harbor chamber is a prudent choice | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 3:00AM

The City of Oak Harbor has a new way of handling the annual awards of hotel-motel tax money intended to promote tourism.

Vaughan shows he’s not really Republican | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM

“Island County Commissioner Aubrey Vaughan, chosen from among five Republican applicants to fill the District No. 3 vacancy left by Kelly Emerson’s resignation, is breaking party lines by endorsing Democratic candidate Karla Jacks.”

Oak Harbor High School freshman ‘Socktober’ drive to benefit homeless

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM

The freshman class at Oak Harbor High School is stepping up their charitable efforts and collecting socks.

A representative is elected to represent | Letter

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM

Regarding the Whidbey News-Times article titled, “Candidates take differing views on transit, marijuana,” I hate to remind a retired Navy CPO Rick Hannold he’s seeking election to a “representative” position.

South Whidbey burglary suspect apprehended in Forks

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 5:00AM

One of South Whidbey’s most wanted is in police custody this week.

Wildcats start season with win | Swimming

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 8:38AM

Giving new coach Erin Bull her first win in her first meet, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team cruised by host Everett 111-66 at Forest Park Pool Tuesday, Sept. 16.

Wildcats add another win to strong start | Soccer

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 9:46AM

Oak Harbor continued its impressive start in high school soccer with a 3-0 win at Lynnwood Tuesday, Sept. 16.

Overtime goal carries Bellevue Christian by Coupeville | Soccer

  • Sep 18, 2014 at 9:18AM

Deep into the second overtime period, Bellevue Christian scored a golden goal to squeak out a 1-0 win over the Coupeville High School soccer team Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Mickey Clark Field.

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