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Island Scanner | Neighbor girl has boys over

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM updated at 12:24PM

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

Oak Harbor teen takes unusual move by chasing Miss Teen Seattle

  • Sep 22, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Sep 23, 2014 at 9:39AM

The letter looked official enough, but Athena Mae De Leon Guerrero still had her doubts.

Oak Harbor carpenter assembles Frightville house of horrors | Slideshow

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 6:56AM

As lead carpenter for a construction company, Brian Boyle rarely tosses anything into the scrap heap without careful consideration.

Fire crews respond to car fire Wednesday morning

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 7:00AM

Nobody was injured in a minor car fire in Oak Harbor Wednesday morning.

Arlington slips by Wildcats 3-2 | Volleyball

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 8:16AM

Arlington rolled in the decisive fifth game to edge the visiting Oak Harbor High School volleyball team 3-2 Monday, Sept. 22.

Wolves stopped by Klahowya, rain | Tennis

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 8:31AM

Klahowya and rain stopped the Coupeville High School Monday, Oct. 13, in Silverdale.

Wildcats post easy win over Monroe | Swimming

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 9:20AM

Powered by wins in 11 of 12 events, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team crushed Monroe 126-39 Monday, Sept. 22, in the home opener at John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool.

Wildcats fall to M-P | Volleyball

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 9:21AM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team lost 3-2 at Marysville-Pilchuck Tuesday, Oct. 16, and finds itself in the middle of a scramble for one of the seven playoff spots.

Whidbey General offers free class to help kick tobacco habit

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:50AM

Whidbey General Hospital is offering a free class during October to help people break from tobacco addiction.

Rural event center approved by Island County commissioners

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:51AM

Island County commissioners recently approved a controversial permit for a rural event center.

Commissioner, Oak Harbor mayor team up for health campaign

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:51AM

Island County Commissioner Jill Johnson and Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley aren’t normally known for their subtlety.

Whidbey turbine project is dead in the water

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:51AM

Confusion about a funding agreement contributed to the sudden end of an eight-year, multimillion-dollar tidal energy project in the waters off of Whidbey Island.

Whidbey cancer survivor Lynae Slinden determined to live fearlessly

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:52AM

For Clinton resident Lynae Slinden, the year 2000 was more than the beginning of a new millennium; it was the year she would celebrate her 50th birthday; it was the year she could finally — confidently — say she had survived breast cancer.

Oak Harbor teacher juggles motherhood, cancer battle

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 9:54AM

If she hits the traffic lights just right and makes the turn at Sharpes Corner without a semi-truck escort, Melissa Dahl figures she can get from her home in Burlington to Oak Harbor in about 45 minutes.

Transportation, education top Washington state concerns

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 10:16AM

Legislative candidates clash on how to fund the state’s education mandate and how to handle local and state transportation issues.

PRs push Oak Harbor by Snohomish schools | Swimming

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 10:55AM

Buoyed by a flood of seasonal personal bests, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team swept the two Snohomish schools in a double dual meet at the Snohomish Aquatic Center Tuesday, Oct. 14.

Coupeville drops pair to ranked foes | Volleyball

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 11:06AM

After playing only one match in 18 days, the Coupeville High School volleyball team jumped back into action with three games in three days -- the first two against ranked opponents.

Vaughan backs off plan to seek Island Transit director job

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 11:17AM

Island County Commissioner Aubrey Vaughan won’t be seeking the top job at Island Transit after all.

Sheriff says break-in suspect choked Oak Harbor woman

  • Sep 23, 2014 at 2:17PM

A man is accused of attacking and choking an Oak Harbor woman after she gave him a ride to a vacant home on West Beach Road Sunday, according to a report filed by the Island County Sheriff’s Office.

NWPRD starts roller hockey program

  • Oct 16, 2014 at 8:00PM

The North Whidbey Parks and Recreation District is sponsoring a roller hockey program for those 8 years old and up.

Obama’s failures are due to GOP roadblocks | Letter

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

There’s a metaphor for the current state of our government that seems to capture how things are.

Disgusted with board’s self-serving decision | Letter

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

Friday I witnessed a vigilante mob lynch an outstanding public servant.

Church Notes

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

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Oak Harbor grad completes basic training

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

Class of 2005 Oak Harbor High School graduate Alex B. Shuttleworth graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Art & About

  • Sep 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

Garry Oak Gallery’s featured artists for October are KELLY KELLOGG and LYLA LILLIS. Lillis’ work features functional art, including yarn bowls. Kellogg’s pictures capture the essence of a scene.

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