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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.

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.

Former Island Transit chief getting $106,000 payout

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 6:00AM

Reports by the Washington State Auditor’s Office puts blame for financial problems at Island Transit squarely at the feet of its five-member board of directors.

Whidbey’s first marijuana store opens doors Friday

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 30, 2014 at 11:13AM

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

Bravo for Oak Harbor's classy gesture | Column

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 8:03AM

The Wildcats were scheduled to host Marysville Pilchuck on Friday night in a game that would have decided the Wesco 3A North Division title.

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.

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.

Horn, Rodeheffer take Wesco North titles | Cross country

  • Oct 27, 2014 at 12:16PM

Oak Harbor High School produced the champion of both the boys and girls races at the Wesco North 3A divisional cross country meet Saturday, Oct. 25, at Lakewood High School in Arlington.

Forfeiting 'right thing to do' | Football

  • Oct 27, 2014 at 12:21PM

"It was the right thing to do," Oak Harbor High School football coach Jay Turner said in regard to his team forfeiting Friday's game with Marysville-Pilchuck.

Wind advisory tonight for Whidbey

  • Oct 27, 2014 at 2:41PM

The National Weather Service is predicting southeastern winds tonight between 15-30 miles per hour, with gusts up to 50 miles per hour 11 p.m. to 8 a.m.

Wezeman places 7th at district | Tennis

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 2:56PM

Jackson Wezeman placed seventh at the District 1 3A singles tournament Monday, Oct. 27, at Jackson High School in Mill Creek.

Curtin, Davis take top 2 spots in league | Tennis

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 2:56PM

Coupeville's Aaron Curtin and Sebastian Davis finished 1-2 in singles in the Olympic League 1A tennis tournament Monday, Oct. 27, at Chimacum High School.

Not all bad news in Wolves' loss | Soccer

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 2:57PM

Coupeville High School's 4-0 loss in soccer to visiting Klahowya Monday, Oct. 27, included a bad news/good news scenario, according to coach Troy Cowan.

Wildcats, Royals fight to 1-1 tie | Soccer

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 2:57PM

The Oak Harbor High School and Lynnwood soccer teams battled, literally, to a 1-1 tie Monday, Oct. 27, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

Seattle Seahawks offer Oak Harbor use of their practice facilities | Football

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 2:58PM

Oak Harbor High School's willingness to forfeit its game with Marysville-Pilchuck caught the attention of the Seattle Seahawks.

Wildcats earn playoff berth with win | Volleyball

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:57PM

Clinching a spot in the district tournament, the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team tripped up visiting Mountlake Terrace 3-1 Monday, Oct. 27.

Wolves give Eagles a fight | Volleyball

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:57PM

The Klahowya volleyball team found heavier resistance than it most likely expected at Coupeville Monday, Oct. 27.

Islanders drop road match | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 2:52PM

The U-17 Islanders soccer team had its four match winning streak snapped in a 6-0 loss to the Thunder in Puyallup Sunday, Oct. 26.

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