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Monsters to mash on Midway Saturday

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00AM

A mob of zombies is expected to swarm Midway Boulevard this weekend.

Retired deputy says ‘no’ to I-594 | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00AM

There have been several letters regarding Initiative 594 already published, but none addressed my principal concerns.

Hannold not ready for county seat | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00AM

After reviewing commissioner candidate Rick Hannold’s campaign website, I came to the conclusion that he is not ready to assume that position.

Hannold offers ‘fiscal sobriety’ | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am voting for Rick Hannold for Island County Commissioner, District 3, in November.

Should every gun sale be checked? | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

The gun sale background-check initiative will inconvenience law-abiding gun owners. Getting shot by someone who clearly should not own a gun is inconvenient.

$77 million Island County budget approved

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

Despite lingering concerns about overspending, Island County commissioners adopted a 2015 budget Monday.

Oak Harbor's Sea Mar collecting clothing, blankets for people in need

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

Oak Harbor’s Sea Mar Behavioral Health Center’s first blanket and clothing drive comes right before the center’s one-year anniversary.

Lions collect items for local food bank | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

On Saturday, Oct. 18, the North Whidbey Lions Club collected peanut butter and jelly for our local Help House.

Campaign support was appreciated | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

I want to say thank you to all of those who supported me through my campaign, volunteering and giving up your free time, putting up signs, making donations and walking in the parade with me.

Smith seeking another term in Washington state legislature

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM

State Rep. Norma Smith does not like to be given bad information. When she was told that design flaws on working state ferries were not a issue, she was frustrated that the opposite was true.

It's raining trout at Cranberry Lake

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 5:00AM

As David Whitmer carefully maneuvered a heavy tanker truck along a lakeside road, a fisherman lifted a single digit to greet him.

Wildcats take individual titles in 4-team meet | Cross country

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 8:25AM

The Oak Harbor High School cross country teams did not capture their four-team meets at Hamlin Park in Shoreline Thursday, Sept. 25, but they did produce the individual winners.

Wildcats shut down Seagulls | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:33AM

The Oak Harbor High School football team rolled to a 42-0 win at Everett Friday, Sept. 26, scoring all of its points in the first half, but the most impressive statistic belonged to the defense.

Coupeville tackles Port Townsend | Football

  • Sep 29, 2014 at 10:32AM

Its offense dominated early, and its defense took over late. The result was a 29-21 win for the Coupeville High School football team over Port Townsend Friday, Sept. 26, at Mickey Clark Field.

Police report for shooting

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Oct 22, 2014 at 11:23AM

Car runs into trees while being driven too fast, says Island County deputy report

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00AM updated at 4:55PM

An Oak Harbor man is accused of speeding down Van Dam Road and refusing to let his passenger out before crashing into a woods, causing a fiery wreck in the early morning of Oct. 4, according to court documents.

Car accident takes out patriotic statues at Oak Harbor restaurant

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 4:56PM

The way Frank Pulu sees it, the statues that have stood in front of his restaurant in Oak Harbor for years represent more than a tribute to veterans of military service.

Islanders eke out 1-0 win | U-17 soccer

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 7:48AM

The U-17 Islanders snapped a two match losing streak with a 1-0 win over the visiting Santos Football Club Sunday, Sept. 28, at Fort Nugent Park.

'Cats lose 2 of 3 high-scoring matches | Soccer

  • Sep 30, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:22PM

There was no shortage of goals in the past three soccer matches for Oak Harbor High School; unfortunately for the Wildcats, in two of the contests it was their opponents doing most of the damage.

Grizzlies take advantage of 'Cat miscues | Soccer

  • Today at 8:57AM

A couple of breakdowns proved costly as the Oak Harbor High School soccer team lost 3-1 to Glacier Peak Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

Seniors lead Wildcats by Getchell | Volleyball

  • Today at 9:17AM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team celebrated Senior Night with an easy 3-0 win over visiting Marysville Getchell Tuesday, Oct. 21.

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.

Langley Mayor Kwarsick faces criminal charge | UPDATE

  • Dec 15, 2012 at 7:00AM updated Dec 17, 2012 at 1:49PM

The mayor of Langley has been charged with a crime that may spell the end of his career in politics.

Elected officials make budget demands

  • Nov 6, 2009 at 3:00PM updated Nov 9, 2009 at 9:59AM

Six elected Island County officials signed onto a stinging open letter to the county commissioners, demanding that they take certain steps before making cuts in their departments to plug the $1.2 million shortfall in the 2010 general fund budget.

Island County sheriff warns that budget cuts will hurt patrols

  • Nov 18, 2009 at 1:00PM updated Nov 23, 2009 at 9:54AM

Island County Sheriff Mark Brown is warning that a proposed 4.5 percent cut in the budgets for the county's law and justice programs may mean a reduction in police patrols.

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