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Restoring salmon: Net pen program to expand

  • Jan 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"The effort to replenish local salmon runs is getting a boost, thanks to two Whidbey Island sportsmen clubs.The Oak Harbor chapter of the Puget Sound Anglers and the North Whidbey Sportsmen Association recently kicked in $1,500 to help build a new salmon rearing pen at the Oak Harbor Marina."

Another one slips away from Wildcats

  • Jan 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"When Oak Harbor’s Duse Dronen went up for a 3-pointer and was fouled with 5 second left, it appeared he would head to the free throw line with an opportunity to send Tuesday night’s game against Marysville-Pilchuck into overtime.The referee didn’t see the play that way, however, and Oak Harbor lost 44-40."

Stepping Out: See the Skagit eagles

  • Jan 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"Did you see that on the side of the road? I asked Woody. We were on State Route 20 between the towns of Marblemount and Rockport. It almost looked like an arm, or something, I said.It was a salmon, Woody replied.An eagle probably dropped it."

Coupeville boys double dip

  • Jan 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"Two games, tough defense, two wins.That’s what the Coupeville boys basketball team accomplished Friday and Saturday with wins over league foe Orcas and non-league opponent Mount Vernon Christian."

Oak Harbor boys lose OT thriller to Kamiak

  • Jan 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

It was a tale of two halves for the Oak Harbor boys basketball team last Friday in their 55-48 loss to Kamiak.

Prep roundup: Wrestlers win at Everett Classic

  • Jan 11, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"In a season of big accomplishments, the Oak Harbor wrestling team ran away with the Everett Classic Wrestling Tournament on Saturday."

"Wrestlers win at Kamiak, stay unbeaten"

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

The Oak Harbor wrestling team continued its undefeated run through the conference season with a dramatic 35-28 win at Kamiak on Thursday.

Coupeville girls defeat Orcas

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

The defense did it. The Coupeville girls basketball team limited league foe Orcas to just seven points in the second and third quarters and cruised to a 38-25 win Friday afternoon.

"Closure puts pinch on commercial, sport crabbing"

  • Jan 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"No local crab for Christmas. And possibly no crab for Easter, either.The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife imposed an emergency crabbing closure on the east side of Whidbey Island on Dec. 22, from Everett to Oak Harbor. The closure covers all non-tribal crabbing, including recreational and commercial boats."

Oak Harbor girls bull past Rams

  • Dec 29, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"There are style points, and there are scoreboard points. Bottom line: The Wildcats got more of the latter. It wasn’t exactly pretty, but the Oak Harbor girls basketball team blew past the short-handed Ingraham Lady Rams on Monday, 67-28."

Prep roundup: Coupeville girls on a roll

  • Dec 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"The Wolves are gaining momentum. Riding the hot hand of freshman Brianne King, Coupeville cruised by Granite Falls on Monday, 49-21."

"Wolves tame Lions, go 2-0 in league"

  • Dec 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"In a season of one close game after another, the Coupeville boys basketball team is winning the ones that matter the most.Pat Bennett scored a game-high 23 points at Concrete to lead the Wolves to a 60-57 win over the Lions."

Wildcats win third in a row

  • Dec 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"After coming out on the short end of some dramatic home games this season, Oak Harbor boys basketball coach Frank Hunter was happy to simply grind out a victory. The Wildcats built an early lead and fought off a feisty Stanwood squad down the stretch for a 58-49 win Tuesday night."

Coupeville boys 'dodge bullets'

  • Dec 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:57PM

"It didn’t come easy, but the Wolves will take it.>Coupeville built a seven-point fourth quarter lead and weathered a feverish Darrington comeback to defeat the Loggers 52-49 Tuesday."

"Wildcat wrestlers, swimmers, boys basketball all win"

  • Dec 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"The suspense was over in 16 seconds. Oak Harbor’s Brandon Bonson quickly took care of business at Snohomish, pinning Brian Charboneau in just 16 seconds and giving Oak Harbor a 38-30 triumph."

Shorecrest stifles Oak Harbor girls

  • Dec 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"For the Shorecrest Scots, more shots, more baskets, more rebounds and less turnovers all added up to a win. Shorecrest used a stifling second half defense to shut down the previously unbeaten Oak Harbor girls basketball squad in a 55-42 Wildcat loss Thursday."

Coupeville girls down Darrington

  • Dec 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

They scored the first seven points of the game and never looked back. The Coupeville girls basketball team got its league season off to a great start with a 45-24 win over visiting Darrington.

Wildcat wrestlers deliver mat clinic

  • Dec 13, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"Brent Lang won a 9-1 decision, and felt like he’d missed out on a party.The Oak Harbor wrestling team dominated a young Shorewood squad 79-0 in a dual meet at Oak Harbor Thursday."

Prep roundup: Cats shine on mat

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"The 4A Western Conference is wasting no time getting into league competition this season, so the Oak Harbor wrestling team got right down to business.The Wildcats dominated Mountlake Terrace 64-7."

Dragons burn Wolves in OT

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"If it was any sign of things to come for Coupeville boys basketball fans, strap yourself in. The Wolves lost a 58-54 overtime thriller to St. George this weekend."

"Oh, so close"

  • Dec 8, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"It was all there at the tip of Garrett Stone’s fingers — the roaring crowd, the come-from-behind win. But Stone’s driving, arching shot at the buzzer rimmed off, and the Oak Harbor boys fell to Everett 60-59 Tuesday night."

"Oak Harbor boys opener part good, part not"

  • Dec 4, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"The best teams learn from adversity. Chalk up Tuesday night’s game as one big educational opportunity. The Oak Harbor boys basketball team couldn’t hang on to a 12 point half time lead and lost to Sedro-Woolley, 49-44."

Coupeville girls lose squeaker to Sequim

  • Dec 4, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

"It was about as upbeat an experience as losing can be.The Coupeville girls basketball team hosted Sequim Wednesday and lost a squeaker, 47-45."

Winter sports preview: Wildcats girls basketball

  • Nov 26, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

Just winning a game was a big deal a year ago. Now it's an expectation.

Nine Coupeville football players net all-league honors

  • Nov 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:56PM

The strength of Coupeville’s senior class was recognized when the Northwest A All-League Football Team was announced this week.

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