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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.

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.

Public Disclosure Commission reporting offers glimpse into support, campaign strategies of Island County candidates

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 28, 2014 at 9:01AM

If money makes a difference in races for political office, then it appears Island County District 3 Commissioner candidate Karla Jacks will have a hefty advantage over challenger Rick Hannold on Nov. 4.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting affects Oak Harbor students

  • Oct 24, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:54AM

The tragic shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School Friday will have a greater impact than a postponed football game between the school and Oak Harbor.

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.

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.

Whidbey General, Navy Hospital preparing Ebola protocols

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 27, 2014 at 9:53AM

With cases of Ebola now reported in the United States, Whidbey General Hospital is joining hospitals across the country in preparing to handle patients suspected of having the disease.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.”

Speak up now in support of base | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

When the last EA-6B retires, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station’s EA-18G Growlers will be the only U.S. airborne electronic jammers and therefore responsible to protect and defend all U.S. military and allies’ forces worldwide.

Where is the evidence to support OLF claim? | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

In his Oct. 18 letter to the Whidbey News-Times, Mac McDowell wrote, “The Navy has long said OLF Coupeville is essential to Whidbey Island Naval Air Station remaining open.”

Flawed measure needs off ballot | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

I just received a flyer in the mail with Rory Graves supporting Initiative 594. I have to admit that it finally sent me over the edge.

CPA background make Wagner best choice | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

Rebecca Wagner’s years of experience as a CPA as well as her former employment with both Island and Skagit counties will make her a valuable asset to the Island County auditor’s office.

Clark County treasurer confident in Nuñez | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 2:00AM

I appreciate Island County Treasurer Ana Maria Nuñez’s leadership in coordinating this last year the PAC’s User Group, which develops the software programming priorities of the county treasurer’s True Automation property tax collection system for 13 counties in the state of Washington.

See through latest ‘October Surprise’ | Letter

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 3:00AM

I have always supported our military forces. My mother served in the Marine Corps. And after my father emigrated from Poland, he worked on the design of the B-52 bomber while employed by Boeing.

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