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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.

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.

Oak Harbor chamber OK with new lodging-tax grant process

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:43AM

Members of the Oak Harbor City Council won’t be able to simply issue the city’s chamber of commerce $80,000 checks anymore.

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.

Navy Environmental Impact Statement to include up to 36 Growlers at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 23, 2014 at 9:26AM

The Navy says it is revising its Environmental Impact Statement on the EA-18G Growlers to include up to 36 additional aircraft based at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.

Republican commissioner backs Democratic candidate for Island County commissioner

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41AM

Republican Island County Commissioner Aubrey Vaughan issued a surprise endorsement this week.

Candidates take on spate of local, national topics at South Whidbey forum

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:44AM

There was more than one surprise at Wednesday’s candidate forum in Freeland where both local and national issues were discussed by general election candidates.

Quick-strike Wildcats zap Chargers | Football

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 9:19AM

It was a matter of quality over quantity. Thus was the story in Oak Harbor High School's 47-25 football win over Marysville Getchell Friday, Oct. 10, at Quil Ceda Stadium.

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.

Strong finish carries PT past Coupeville | Football

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:53AM

The first half was a shootout and the second half a shutout for the Coupeville High School football team in its 56-20 loss at Port Townsend Friday, Oct. 10.

Coupeville stops Chimacum again | Tennis

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:52AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team played Chimacum in back-to-back matches, and both were wins for the Wolves.

Wolves lose to defending champs | Soccer

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:55AM

The defending 2B state soccer champions, Crosspoint Academy, defeated Coupeville 7-1 Saturday, Oct. 11, in Bremerton, but the final score is just one of several story lines.

Young Wildcats compete in tournament | Volleyball

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 10:49AM

Oak Harbor High School volleyball coach Kerri Molitor received a glimpse of the future when her team competed at the 16-team Wenatchee Invitational Tournament Saturday, Oct. 11.

Rodeheffer 2nd in state's largest meet | Cross country

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 8:38AM

Oak Harbor's John Rodeheffer captured second place in the prestigious Hole in the Wall Invitational cross country meet at Lakewood High School in Arlington Saturday, Oct. 11.

Islanders win 3rd straight | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 8:16AM

The U-17 Islanders soccer club revved up its offense in a 6-2 win over the Issaquah Gunners Sunday, Oct. 12.

Crowell takes championship | Women's golf

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:19PM

Maria Crowell earned the championship in the first year of the Gallery Women's Golf Club's season-long competition.

Wildcats lock up 3rd place | Tennis

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 9:02AM

With a 7-0 win over visiting Marysville-Pilchuck Monday, Oct. 13, the Oak Harbor High School tennis team is closing in on one of coach Horace Mells' preseason goals.

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.

Grone wouldn’t make same errors | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM

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

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.

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