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Whidbey General Hospital slapped with lawsuit

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:23AM

The woman allegedly assaulted by the head nurse at Whidbey General Hospital has filed a lawsuit against the hospital district.

Oak Harbor forms Main Street program board

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:18AM

After years of tossing around the idea, a group of Oak Harbor business owners and community members met last week to take the first concrete steps toward bringing the Main Street program to the City of Oak Harbor.

Candidates for Island County commissioner take differing views on transit, marijuana

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:17AM

The two candidates running for Island County District 3 seat offer differing views on top county issues like the legalization of marijuana and dealing with recent problems at Island Transit.

Whidbey Island newspapers bring home awards for excellence

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 10, 2014 at 9:24AM

Whidbey News Group staff shined during the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association’s annual Washington Better Newspaper Contest.

Wildcats take over 3rd place | Tennis

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 9:11AM

The Oak Harbor High School tennis team broke a third-place tie with Arlington by defeating the visiting Eagles 4-3 Tuesday, Oct. 7.

BC blanks Wolves | Volleyball

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 9:25AM

Bellevue Christian jumped to large early leads in each game on the way to a 3-0 win over the host Coupeville High School volleyball team Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Coupeville, Oak Harbor JV settle for 1-1 tie | Soccer

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 10:16AM

Micky LeVine scored in the second half to help the Coupeville High School varsity soccer team tie the Oak Harbor junior varsity 1-1 at foggy Wildcat Memorial Stadium Tuesday, Oct. 7.

Oak Harbor holds on to 1st place | Volleyball

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 11:15AM

Playing one of its best overall matches of the season, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team remained tied for first with a 3-0 win over visiting Stanwood Tuesday, Oct. 7.

7th-grade girls pace Wildcat United | Middle school cross country

  • Oct 9, 2014 at 12:09PM

The seventh-grade girls team led a strong performance by Wildcat United in a six-team home cross country meet at Windjammer Park 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.

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.

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.

Island Scanner | Man barbecues sans clothes; stray goats eat plants

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41AM

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

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.

Deputies union supports fired Island County detective accused of sexual harassment

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:40AM

The deputies’ union is seeking arbitration over the Island County sheriff’s decision to fire a detective who is accused of sexual harassment.

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 book fairs a win-win for schools

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:44AM

Encouraging a love of reading in students is important to Oak Harbor School District educators.

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