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Wildcats win on Senior Night | Swimming

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:35PM

The Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team put a bow on a fine regular season and celebrated Senior Night with a 127-51 win over Cascade Monday, Oct. 20, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Family mourning death of Oak Harbor man, Adam Garcia; shooting suspect arrested

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Oct 23, 2014 at 11:09AM

Chris Baker’s home in Rolling Hills was filled with both tears and laughter Monday night. Family and friends sat round the dining table and shared memories of Baker’s grandson, Adam Garcia. The 21-year-old Oak Harbor man was killed in a shooting early Saturday morning in the city.

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.

Vaughan’s support lacks integrity | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00AM

Endorsement of Karla Jacks for District 3 commissioner by Aubrey Vaughan was not really a surprise, though the way he went about it was integrity-free.

Island Scanner | Wife cussing; panhandlers arguing

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00AM

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

Reason for running to bring back leadership | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00AM

There are two statements attributed to me in your recent article that are incorrect.

McDowell should have checked Jacks’ website | Letter

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 2:00AM

I was sorry to see the letter to the editor Saturday from former hard-working County Commissioner Mac McDowell.

Whidbey News-Times suggestions for Nov. 4 election | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 22, 2014 at 3:00AM

The following are Whidbey News-Times recommendations for Nov. 4 general election. The decisions were based on editorial board interviews and coverage of local candidate forums:

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Grizzlies take advantage of 'Cat miscues | Soccer

  • Oct 23, 2014 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

  • Oct 23, 2014 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.

Wolves eye playoff spot | Football

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Coupeville High School football team can get some revenge, earn a playoff spot and celebrate homecoming with a win over Klahowya Friday night.

Oak Harbor plays for title -- again | Football

  • Oct 23, 2014 at 3:00PM

The Oak Harbor High School football team hopes the last chapter of the 2014 conference season has a different ending than the past two years.

Cowboys top Wolves this time | Volleyball

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 8:33AM

The Coupeville High School volleyball team knocked off Chimacum last week, but the Cowboys evened the score with a 3-1 win over the visiting Wolves Thursday, Oct. 23.

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