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From mud pies to pottery, 82-year-old Whidbey woman still making art

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

For Flo Simenson, there’s nothing worse than sitting still.

Staying on Whidbey is unsafe for lonely elk | Letter

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

There is a magnificent Roosevelt elk that has resided for the past two years on North Whidbey near Strawberry Point/Mariners Cove.

Whidbey Prowlers, Growlers are likely being used in airstrikes, officials say

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:45PM

A senior Air Force officer and a congressmen both have said in the last week that electronic attack aircraft based out of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station are likely being used in Syrian and Iraqi air strikes.

Temporary ramp fixes installed on Tokitae Clinton-Mukilteo ferry

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:50PM

A handful of little changes to Washington’s newest ferry are costing big bucks for a design flaw.

‘Haunting of Coupeville’ begins

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 6, 2014 at 9:11AM

Halloween is about more than candy and costumes in Coupeville this year.

CPA to challenge county auditor in Island County general election

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 6, 2014 at 9:12AM

An accounting contractor who worked for the Island County Auditor is challenging her former boss in November’s general election.

Home Sweet Home | Oak Harbor High School Homecoming

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM

Pioneer Way was the place to be Wednesday night, as students from the Oak Harbor School District gathered to celebrate homecoming.

Island Transit late on federal audit paperwork, may face findings

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:45PM

Island Transit was late with paperwork related to an audit, which is likely to have findings showing the misappropriation of federal funds, according to Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley.

Oak Harbor dances by Arlington in Homecoming Game | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:52PM

Oak Harbor High School did more than play football Friday night; it did the Hokey Pokey.

Klahowya stuns Wolves | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:45PM

Most didn't see this coming. The Coupeville High School football team lost 49-6 to Klahowya Friday, Oct. 3, in Silverdale.

October 2014 calendar

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 3:00AM updated at 4:48PM

The following are harvest and Halloween-themed offerings on Whidbey Island this month:

Islanders win with another shutout | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 8:12AM

The U-17 Islanders won their second straight shutout, beating the South Whidbey Reign 3-0 Sunday, Oct. 5, at Fort Nugent Park.

Wildcats glide by Stanwood | Swimming

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:51PM

Winning 10 of 12 events, including grabbing the top two spots in six, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team swamped Stanwood 120-56 Monday, Oct. 6, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Right the wrong and reinstate Martha Rose | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

This is in response to Reustle Lindner’s Oct. 1 letter to the editor.

Cannot risk having air station ‘Jacked’ | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

In 1991, Whidbey Island Naval Air station was placed on the Base Realignment and Closure list for closure.

Local columnist will be missed | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

I was extremely saddened when I opened my newspaper this morning to read that Eileen Brown had passed away.

Treasurer needs to take responsibility | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

In response to Ms. Ana Maria Nuñez’s Oct. 1 letter to the editor, I am truly surprised by her lack of self-responsibility and tendency to always place blame.

Recognition by our peers is the greatest reward for Whidbey News-Times

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 3:00AM

The staff of the Whidbey News-Times has reason to celebrate this week after taking home 11 awards Friday for excellence in journalism.

Whidbey News Group publisher is new Washington Newspaper Publishers Association president

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 3:00AM

During the annual Washington Newspaper Publishers Association convention in Chelan, Whidbey News Group Publisher and Executive Editor Keven R. Graves ascended to the role of president of the association.

Don’t sell votes to a billionaire | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 3:00AM

I could only hope one would get their facts accurate before attempting to rebut another’s “misstatements and misunderstanding” concerning Initiative 594.

League of Women Voters of Whidbey Island holding forums

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 3:00AM

The League of Women Voters of Whidbey Island and Sno-Isle Libraries are co-sponsoring two candidate forums this month.

Nuñez is dedicated to her job, staff | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am writing this letter to address the outright lies saying that my wife, Ana Maria Nuñez, your Island County treasurer, is not dedicated to her work and the citizens of this county.

Oak Harbor High School gets new statues

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:15AM

Artist Ries Niemi and Friend Holloway install two new statues at Oak Harbor High School Thursday, Oct. 2.

Whidbey mentor program lends helping hands to mothers

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:18AM

After bringing a life into the world, Oak Harbor resident Monica Mare came to discover an unfortunate truth.

County delays approval of Island County budget for possible cuts

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:16AM

Island County commissioners will be revisiting their preliminary budget after Budget Director Elaine Marlow presented numbers that paint a bleak future for the county if spending isn’t curbed.

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