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Team’s forfeit should make the community proud | Letter

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 3:00AM

In light of the tragic shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School on Friday, Oct. 24, I am so proud to hear of the decision made by our Wildcat football team to voluntarily forfeit their game to Marysville-Pilchuck.

Hannold puts the greater good before himself | Letter

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 3:00AM

Like you, I take voting very seriously. And despite my party affiliation, I rarely vote a party-line ballot: When choosing whom to vote for, a person’s character and motivation for serving trumps all.

Popular gift-giving program now called ‘Whidbey’s Hope’

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 4:00AM

With the Soroptimist of Oak Harbor decision to drop the Tree of Hope, current and former members of the club plan to continue the gift-giving program themselves.

Not every lesson is learned on the playing field | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 4:00AM

Last Friday’s tragic shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School was devastating for more than those who were directly involved.

Oak Harbor zombies come out to crawl despite downpour

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 4:00AM

The best way to combat a zombie apocalypse is to douse the undead with water.

Whidbey Avenue crosswalk project takes step forward

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

Oak Harbor City Council decided to take a step forward last week in installing an unusual and somewhat controversial mid-block crosswalk.

Oak Harbor mayor is taking case for Island Transit changes to other elected officials

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley is taking his criticism of the board of Island Transit to other elected officials across the island, though his message may not be well received.

Whidbey Wedding Tour not just about matrimony

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

This year’s Weddings on Whidbey and Events Tour is not just for the blushing bride.

Efforts to recover rare species found on Whidbey resume

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

Off to the side of Engle Road in Coupeville, about a mile from the Camp Casey Conference Center, is a long, narrow stretch of land that overlooks Admiralty Inlet.

Navy addresses concerns about ‘war games’ involved in Whidbey Growler training

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

The Navy is trying to mitigate concerns of some Puget Sound residents about so-called “war games” to occur in the Western Olympics.

Oak Harbor dances by Arlington in Homecoming Game | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Oct 7, 2014 at 12:52PM

Oak Harbor High School did more than play football Friday night; it did the Hokey Pokey.

Klahowya stuns Wolves | Football

  • Oct 6, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 1:45PM

Most didn't see this coming. The Coupeville High School football team lost 49-6 to Klahowya Friday, Oct. 3, in Silverdale.

October 2014 calendar

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 3:00AM updated at 4:48PM

The following are harvest and Halloween-themed offerings on Whidbey Island this month:

Oak Harbor accepts Seahawks' invitation | Football

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Oct 30, 2014 at 7:48AM

The Oak Harbor High School football team accepted the Seattle Seahawks' invitation to practice at the professional team's facilities in Renton.

Islanders win with another shutout | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 8:12AM

The U-17 Islanders won their second straight shutout, beating the South Whidbey Reign 3-0 Sunday, Oct. 5, at Fort Nugent Park.

Wolves, PT meet to decide 2nd place | Soccer

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 8:38AM

The Coupeville High School soccer team will be seeking more than revenge when it hosts Port Townsend at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, in the regular season finale.

Wildcats glide by Stanwood | Swimming

  • Oct 7, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:51PM

Winning 10 of 12 events, including grabbing the top two spots in six, the Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team swamped Stanwood 120-56 Monday, Oct. 6, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Coupeville faces must-win match | Volleyball

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 9:06AM

If the Coupeville High School volleyball team wants to continue its season into the playoffs, it will need to defeat visiting Port Townsend at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, in the last regular season match of the season.

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.

No home match for Wolves | Soccer

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 1:08PM

Even if Coupeville High School wins its 5 p.m. home soccer match with Port Townsend tonight (Thursday, Oct. 30), it will not get to host a first-round match in the district tournament, according to coach Troy Cowan.

'Cats top 1st-place T-birds; head to district | Volleyball

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 1:09PM

The surprise wasn't so much that the Oak Harbor High School volleyball team defeated first-place Shorewood on the Thunderbirds' floor Wednesday, Oct. 29, but that the Wildcats did it with a 3-0 shutout.

M-P surprises Oak Harbor with visit, trophy | Football

  • Oct 30, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 1:09PM

Marysville-Pilchuck returned the favor. The Tomahawk football team made a surprise visit to Oak Harbor High School's practice Wednesday, presenting the Wildcats with the Wesco 3A North championship trophy and a pizza dinner.

Right the wrong and reinstate Martha Rose | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

This is in response to Reustle Lindner’s Oct. 1 letter to the editor.

Cannot risk having air station ‘Jacked’ | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

In 1991, Whidbey Island Naval Air station was placed on the Base Realignment and Closure list for closure.

Local columnist will be missed | Letter

  • Oct 8, 2014 at 2:00AM

I was extremely saddened when I opened my newspaper this morning to read that Eileen Brown had passed away.

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