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North Whidbey beach community eager to discover if she said ‘yes’
Mar 08 2013, 2:07 PM
When Dave Cross returned from a stroll with his dog, he couldn’t wait to tell his wife what he saw.
“He said, ‘You’re not going to believe what’s down by the beach,’” Patty Cross said.
The North Whidbey Island couple, who will celebrate their 37th wedding anniversary in May, was awed by a romantic message in the sand.
Oak Harbor church to offer free children’s movie screening Saturday
Mar 08 2013, 3:42 PM
Oak Harbor First United Methodist Church, 1050 S.E. Ireland St., will be offering a special free showing of the new “Veggie Tales” movie, “The Little House That Stood” 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 9 in the downstairs social hall.
When the Three Little Pigs roll into Cabbageville looking to build some new houses, they meet one builder with a plan and two without a clue.
Self policing can go a long way in dealing with issues | Editorial
Mar 08 2013, 3:18 PM
Island County Board of Commissioners shot down a proposal this week from residents seeking no-shooting zones be implemented in their neighborhood.
The issue was brought to light last summer by residents who said they were concerned about safety because a neighbor built and was using a shooting range on his property.
Whidbey Playhouse hosts improv night | Art and About
Mar 06 2013, 8:37 AM
Ages 14 and up can work on public speaking, comedy, stage fright and character development with free IMPROV WORKSHOPS at the Whidbey Playhouse. Meet in the Star Studio at 2 p.m. every Sunday.
Navy needs an updated location | Letters
Mar 12 2013, 11:32 AM
Touch-and-go practice at Navy’s Outlying Field differs from the jet noise in Oak Harbor, which in most areas occurs for brief sporadic intervals, mostly from afar, throughout the day.
At OLF, the attendant noise is literally on top of you and constant during a practice session, approximately 40 minutes, involving the circling of two to four jets.
After a brief break, one session is usually followed by more.
OH sending top chefs to national competition
Mar 11 2013, 8:22 AM
Oak Harbor High School’s culinary arts program hopped beyond the rest of the competition last week with a winning rabbit recipe.
The students, part of Wildcat Catering, brought home two state titles from last weekend’s ProStart Invitational Culinary Competition that was hosted by the Washington Restaurant Association. They won the culinary competition and the restaurant management competition.
Court upholds conviction of Oak Harbor woman
Mar 08 2013, 3:15 PM
Washington State Court of Appeals upheld the conviction of an Oak Harbor woman who caused an accident that killed three people and injured two others in September 2010.
Jordyn Weichert is serving an eight-year prison sentence on three counts of vehicular homicide and two counts of vehicular assault.
She was convicted in a high-profile jury trial in 2011.
County shoots down shooting areas ordinance
Mar 11 2013, 8:23 AM
A controversial proposal to clear the way for no-shooting rules in Island County was shot down this week.
On Wednesday, Republican Island County commissioners Kelly Emerson and Jill Johnson refused the pleas of Democrat Commissioner Helen Price Johnson to continue the discussion at a later meeting. Instead, they opted to kill the unpopular proposal once and for all.
Thanks for helping rescued horses on Whidbey | Letters
Mar 08 2013, 3:22 PM
Whidbey Island Farm Animal Assistance Program recently provided assistance for a North Whidbey family who had fallen on some hard times and were unable to provide proper care for their four horses.
WIFAAP team of volunteers came together and improved the horses’ living conditions by donating hay, grains that were purchased and repairs for their fencing.
Wolves tie twice at jamboree | Soccer
Mar 10 2013, 11:41 AM
The Coupeville High School soccer team warmed up for the regular season with two ties in a pair of exhibition matches at the jamboree at Mickey Clark Field Saturday, March 9.