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Coupeville moves closer to qualifying for playoffs | Soccer

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 8:34AM

Taking a huge step toward securing a postseason berth, the Coupeville High School soccer team trimmed host Chimacum 3-1 in a shootout for a 1-0 win Thursday, Oct. 23.

T-birds blank Wildcats | Soccer

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 8:47AM

Shorewood scored two goals in the first half on the way to a 3-0 win over the Oak Harbor High School soccer team Thursday, Oct. 23, at Shoreline Stadium.

Wildcats shoot down Seagulls | Volleyball

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 9:11AM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team won 3-1 at Everett Thursday, Oct. 23, enabling the Wildcats to hang among the conference's top teams as the regular season winds down.

Unbeaten Lake Stevens defeats 'Cats | Swimming

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 9:40AM

Lake Stevens finished off its swim season undefeated with a 115-70 win over visiting Oak Harbor High School Thursday, Oct. 23.

Danielson takes title | Middle school cross country

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:14PM

Jenny Danielson of Oak Harbor Middle School won the league seventh-grade girls cross country championship to highlight Wildcat United's day in the eight-team middle school finals Thursday, Oct. 23, at Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon.

Art & About

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 10:44AM

Artist DAWN GLAVICK's work is on display in City Hall during the month of October. Glavick is a soulful artist with a deep love for the island.

Shooting cancels Marysville-Pilchuck game against Oak Harbor

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 12:14PM

Because of a shooting on the Marysville-Pilchuck High School campus today, Oct. 24, the football game between Oak Harbor and Marysville-Pilchuck scheduled for tonight is cancelled.

Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting affects Oak Harbor students

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:54AM

The tragic shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School Friday will have a greater impact than a postponed football game between the school and Oak Harbor.

Clark County treasurer confident in Nuñez | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

I appreciate Island County Treasurer Ana Maria Nuñez’s leadership in coordinating this last year the PAC’s User Group, which develops the software programming priorities of the county treasurer’s True Automation property tax collection system for 13 counties in the state of Washington.

Where is the evidence to support OLF claim? | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

In his Oct. 18 letter to the Whidbey News-Times, Mac McDowell wrote, “The Navy has long said OLF Coupeville is essential to Whidbey Island Naval Air Station remaining open.”

Speak up now in support of base | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

When the last EA-6B retires, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station’s EA-18G Growlers will be the only U.S. airborne electronic jammers and therefore responsible to protect and defend all U.S. military and allies’ forces worldwide.

CPA background make Wagner best choice | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

Rebecca Wagner’s years of experience as a CPA as well as her former employment with both Island and Skagit counties will make her a valuable asset to the Island County auditor’s office.

Public Disclosure Commission reporting offers glimpse into support, campaign strategies of Island County candidates

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 28, 2014 at 9:01AM

If money makes a difference in races for political office, then it appears Island County District 3 Commissioner candidate Karla Jacks will have a hefty advantage over challenger Rick Hannold on Nov. 4.

Whidbey General, Navy Hospital preparing Ebola protocols

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:53AM

With cases of Ebola now reported in the United States, Whidbey General Hospital is joining hospitals across the country in preparing to handle patients suspected of having the disease.

See through latest ‘October Surprise’ | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

I have always supported our military forces. My mother served in the Marine Corps. And after my father emigrated from Poland, he worked on the design of the B-52 bomber while employed by Boeing.

Response to errors defines candidate | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

My response to the endorsement of my opponent: They use the missteps that have occurred this year as the reason they are endorsing my opponent.

Flawed measure needs off ballot | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

I just received a flyer in the mail with Rory Graves supporting Initiative 594. I have to admit that it finally sent me over the edge.

Thanks for celebrating 25 years of protection | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

Whidbey Environmental Action Network wants to thank all who participated and contributed to a very successful, fun for all “WEANFest: Celebrating 25 years of Protecting Our Native Biodiversity.”

Magic show to raise money for Whidbey Playhouse repair project

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 4:00AM

Local magician JR Russell is hoping to magically repair the Whidbey Playhouse this weekend.

Island County commissioner will work to ensure transit has a future

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:53AM

Hindsight is 20/20, and looking back I see a small transit agency that grew from the grass roots and built up on a shoestring to a vital public service. Run by only one person, habits were entrenched.

Pocket libraries pop up in Oak Harbor

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:55AM

Candy Slowik would be happy to see a library in nearly every neighborhood.

NAS Whidbey Prowlers returning from final mission

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 2:11PM

A carrier with EA-18G Growlers from Whidbey Island Naval Air Station is en route to assist with air strikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant.

Campbell resigns from Island Transit board

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:53AM

Jim Campbell resigned from the embattled Island Transit board this week and urged the others members of its board of directors to follow suit.

North Whidbey Parks fills last vacancy on board

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:52AM

Donna Sue Holly was voted in as the new commissioner for the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District Thursday night.

Struggling state parks on Whidbey find creative solutions

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 5:00AM

In the face of diminishing funding for state parks, local parks staffs are getting creative to keep parks running smoothly. In the face of diminishing funding for state parks, local parks staffs are getting creative to keep parks running smoothly.

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