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Lightning strikes in OH

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:29PM

Oak Harbor, the epicenter of high school football in the Pacific Northwest, now has a semipro team.

Youth Roundup

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:29PM

Grapplers end season with wins

Prep Roundup

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:29PM

Coupeville High School will have six athletes entered in seven events at the Class 1A state championship track meet May 23 and 24 at Mount Tahoma.

Wildcats qualify 16 for state meet

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:29PM

The largest contingent of track athletes since the early 1990s will represent Oak Harbor High School at the Class 4A state championship meet in Pasco after a great Friday night at the WesCo District meet May 16 in Everett.

Kids run, swim into spring

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:29PM

Oak Harbor residents were out in droves Saturday and Sunday taking advantage of the first warm weekend of the year and enjoying a myriad of activities, both organized and unorganized, taking place at a number of locations around town.

Masters swimmers compete

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

North Whidbey Masters swimmers Sally Dillon and Joan Delgado recently competed in the National and World Championships, respectively.

Sports in Brief

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

The Oak Harbor High School Booster Club hosts its annual sports physical night from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 29 at the high school.

Root, root, root for the home team

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

I enjoy watching football — any kind of football from the NFL, to college, to high school, to the Oak Harbor Youth Football League.

Perfect weather for baseball

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

Sunday afternoon at Windjammer Park couldn’t have been more ideal for the Aquafina Pitch, Hit and Run competition sponsored by NAS Whidbey Island Youth Activities in cooperation with the North Whidbey Little League.

Get out there and cheer

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

What could be better than having a head coach who has written several books about cheerleading techniques and an assistant coach who was voted Washington’s 2008 assistant coach of the year?

Flying to the top

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

This year, the best tumbling team in the state of Washington is right here in Oak Harbor.

Power squadron boating course

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

The Deception Pass Sail and Power Squadron presents America’s Boating Course on two consecutive Saturdays, June 14 and 21 at Skagit Valley College in Oak Harbor.

Smollack, King state champions

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

Whidbey Island has a monopoly on high school distance runners as track and field enthusiasts quickly learned at Class 4A and Class 1A state championship meets May 23 and 24 in Pasco and Tacoma.

Spring tides mean clams

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

During the spring we experience some very low tides and with the weather changing, it’s time to get out your shovels, rakes and buckets and head to the beach for some clams.

Aquajets place second

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

In their second short course meet of the spring season the North Whidbey Aquatic Club had a strong showing of Aquajets swimming personal records to lead the team to a second-place finish in the 32nd annual Spring Thunderbird May 16 through May 18.

Wild turkeys proposed for Whatcom County

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

Turkey hunters in the North Puget Sound area may soon have the opportunity to bag one of the big gobblers.

Lightning falls

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:28PM

Sports in Brief

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

Sail races at yacht club

Gobble, gobble: turkey hunting could soon be reality near Acme

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

If everything goes according to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife’s plans, hunters in the North Puget Sound area will soon have the opportunity to don full camouflage or ghillie suits and engage in an grand old American tradition, hunting wild turkeys.

WDFW solicits comments on rockfish

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is accepting public comments on the scope and direction of a new management plan currently being developed for Puget Sound rockfish.

Mistakes sink Oak Harbor in 3-2 squeaker

  • May 31, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

When a young team takes the field early in the season, sometimes mistakes happen. Tuesday evening two mistakes in the field and one on the base paths decided the game as the Burlington Sox defeated Oak Harbor 3-2 in AA American Legion baseball action.

Three dozen Oak Harbor, Coupleville high athletes honored by opposing coaches

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

The 2008 spring sports season has come to an end for teams at Oak Harbor and Coupeville high schools, and 36 student athletes were selected by opposing coaches from the WesCo North and Cascade conferences as first team, second team or honorable mention all-league players.

Young skippers learn the ropes

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

Hoist the sail and be careful you don’t get boomed when it comes around.

Don't get boomed — Oak Harbor youth learn the ropes of sailing

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

Hoist the sail and be careful you don’t get boomed when it comes around. Learning correct sailing terminology is just a few of the lessons students were in the process of learning at the first session of the Oak Harbor Youth Sailing Foundation’s beginning sailing class at the Oak Harbor Marina Saturday morning.

Hey, sailors! Oak Harbor boaters invited to '08 boating fair

  • Jun 4, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:27PM

Notice to all boaters: You are invited to the 2008 Oak Harbor Boating Fair June 7 and 8 at the Oak Harbor Marina. The Deception Pass Sail and Power Squadron will present a number of mini-classes during the two-day event featuring dozens of boating and boating-related subjects including kayaking, sailing, docking and locking, anchoring, fishing, knot tying, seamanship, protecting the waters that float your boat, to name a few, plus exhibits, life-saving techniques, demonstrations, children’s programs and contests.

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