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Washington cities rebel against rising pot industry

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 2:00AM

When Snohomish City Council members voted to ban recreational marijuana businesses in the city, they joined a growing rebellion against the state’s newest industry.

County can’t afford an anti-Navy official | Letter

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 2:00AM

Do you have a job in Island County, own a home, enjoy a variety of retail outlets or just appreciate the stable local economy?

Jacks is a voice for all island communities | Letter

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 2:00AM

The November ballots are mailed and I want to remind Island County residents that Karla Jacks is running for Island County Commissioner District No. 3.

Navy acknowledges climate change threat | Letter

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 3:00AM

In Whidbey News-Times’ Oct. 11 coverage of candidate debates, commissioner candidate Rick Hannold was described as doubtful that we should fight climate change.

Wildcats, Chargers play to 1-1 tie | Soccer

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 10:41AM

Battling through wind and rain, the Oak Harbor and Marysville Getchell high school soccer teams settled for a 1-1 tie Tuesday, Sept. 23, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

League-leading Stanwood stops Oak Harbor | Tennis

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 3:10PM

Stanwood, which has dominated Wesco 3A North tennis for years, continued its mastery over Oak Harbor High School with a 5-0 win Wednesday, Sept. 24, on the Wildcats' courts.

Islanders lose home opener | U-17 soccer

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 10:40AM

The U-17 boys Islanders soccer team fell 6-1 in its home opener with Puyallup Sunday, Sept.21.

NAS Whidbey EOD to conduct training Sept. 30

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Detachment Northwest from NAS Whidbey Island Naval Air Station will conduct explosive ordnance disposal training in the vicinity of Crescent Harbor on Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Oak Harbor holds off Scots for win | Volleyball

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 3:11PM

Withstanding every charge by visiting Shorecrest, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team trimmed the Scots in three close games Wednesday, Sept. 24.

Wildcat United starts season | Middle school cross country

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 2:00PM

Wildcat United, the combined Oak Harbor and North Whidbey middle school cross country team, opened the season with an eight-team meet at Mount Vernon Wednesday, Sept. 24.

Fortunate to have caring responders | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

I would like to thank the kind EMT and paramedic who came to my aid during the dog show at Windjammer Park.

Island Scanner | Man on motorcycle rides without appendages

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

The following items were selected from reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office:

Be accountable for your own decisions | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Recently I was exposed to an event that brought to mind the anti-OLF situation.

Thanks for making Safe Summer success | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Thanks to much support, the Impaired Driving Impact Panel of Island County exceeded its goal of $5,000 during its Keep It a Safe Summer campaign.

Tour de Whidbey raises more than $50,000

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Tour de Whidbey was a great success for Whidbey General Hospital’s foundation.

Washington state set to make smokin’ pot profits

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

The financial stakes of the state’s new marijuana industry are no longer theoretical.

Births — Naval Hospital Oak Harbor

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

KIRA JUNE LYSENE, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, was born Sept. 2. She is the daughter of Adam and Julie Lysene.

Motorcycles passing through for Oyster Run

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Whidbey Island residents should expect to see a whole lotta hogs on the roads this weekend.

Births — Whidbey General Hospital

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

HARPER ROSE ANDERSON, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, was born Sept. 12. She is the daughter of Mitchell and Rebecca Anderson of Oak Harbor.

Burn ban called off for Island County

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

Island County Sheriff Mark Brown provided yet another sign that summer is over this week.

Majority leader is the real obstructionist | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

Regarding Walt Mistler’s Sept. 24 letter in the Whidbey News-Times, what we seem to have in Washington, D.C., is a party of “yes” and a party of “no.”

Island County builders say fee changes are fair

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:04AM

Fees charged for permits and consulting services from Island County planners may be revised by county commissioners.

Read measure, then vote in favor of it | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

I take strong exception to Gary Raster’s letter in the Sept. 10 issue of the Whidbey News-Times.

Incompetent circus, pursuit of acclaim | Letter

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am writing in response to the current Island Transit upheaval.

Spirited events planned for Oak Harbor Homecoming Week

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

With Oak Harbor High School’s Homecoming Week coming fast, plans for the week-long celebration are coming together.

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