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Oak Harbor boys finish 1st, girls 2nd | Cross country

  • Oct 3, 2014 at 10:18AM

Running in its only home meet of the year, the Oak Harbor High School cross country team earned its best results of the season.

Oak Harbor Senior Center schedule

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 2:00AM

8:30-9:20 a.m. — Gentle Yoga 9 a.m. — Quilting Class

New water quality standards won’t hurt Boeing, state says

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 2:00AM

For months, there’s been a drumbeat of panic that new water quality standards based on how much fish people eat could drive Boeing and other companies out of Washington.

Don’t let GOP continue to gop-up government | Letter

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 2:00AM

As we approach another election, it is incumbent on us in the electorate to be sure we don’t allow the GOP to continue to gop-up the government.

Longtime love of own cats inspires art of North Whidbey’s Sandy Byers

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 3:00AM

Sandy Byers’ latest work, an oil painting of a cat, rests on an easel in her home studio.

Oak Harbor education fundraiser back on the menu

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

The Oak Harbor Education Foundation is holding a fundraiser to help bring education to life.

Admiralty Head Lighthouse to be taken over by the state

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

The management of the Admiralty Head Lighthouse at Fort Casey will be taken over by the state Parks and Recreation Department as of Dec. 31.

From mud pies to pottery, 82-year-old Whidbey woman still making art

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

For Flo Simenson, there’s nothing worse than sitting still.

Staying on Whidbey is unsafe for lonely elk | Letter

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 4:00AM

There is a magnificent Roosevelt elk that has resided for the past two years on North Whidbey near Strawberry Point/Mariners Cove.

Whidbey Prowlers, Growlers are likely being used in airstrikes, officials say

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:45PM

A senior Air Force officer and a congressmen both have said in the last week that electronic attack aircraft based out of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station are likely being used in Syrian and Iraqi air strikes.

Temporary ramp fixes installed on Tokitae Clinton-Mukilteo ferry

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:50PM

A handful of little changes to Washington’s newest ferry are costing big bucks for a design flaw.

‘Haunting of Coupeville’ begins

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 6, 2014 at 9:11AM

Halloween is about more than candy and costumes in Coupeville this year.

CPA to challenge county auditor in Island County general election

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 6, 2014 at 9:12AM

An accounting contractor who worked for the Island County Auditor is challenging her former boss in November’s general election.

Home Sweet Home | Oak Harbor High School Homecoming

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM

Pioneer Way was the place to be Wednesday night, as students from the Oak Harbor School District gathered to celebrate homecoming.

Island Transit late on federal audit paperwork, may face findings

  • Oct 4, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:45PM

Island Transit was late with paperwork related to an audit, which is likely to have findings showing the misappropriation of federal funds, according to Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley.

Coupeville falls in final seconds | Football

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 8:47AM

It was thrilling. It had big plays and critical mistakes. I had gutsy calls and poor decisions. It had bone-crunching tackles and whiffed blocks. It had timely precision and dropped passes. But, however you add it up, what ever equation you use, it stills equals a loss for the Coupeville High School football team.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Pumpkin patch visit a learning experience for Oak Harbor kindergarteners

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:55AM

Kindergarteners visited Case Farm Friday to learn about the animals and, more importantly, pick out pumpkins.

Whidbey’s first marijuana store opens doors Friday

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:55AM

Whidbey Island saw its first legal sale of recreational marijuana Friday.

Wezeman qualifies for district | Tennis

  • Oct 27, 2014 at 9:56AM

After waiting through three days of rainouts, Oak Harbor sophomore Jackson Wezeman finished fourth in the Wesco 3A North singles tournament and qualified for the district meet.

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