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Great work making event a big success | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

The Military Appreciation Picnic at Windjammer Park last Saturday was a resounding success.

Article about illegal appointment ‘divisive’ | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

In partial response to your Sept. 13 editorial on the Park and Recreation District, one must ask what help are you giving to build support for our community?

Pool board nepotism costing the taxpayers | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

For years the North Whidbey Park and Recreation board of directors consisted of either parents of the tax-supported youth swim team or members of the adult tax-supported masters swim team.

Ex-employee should be seated on board | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

On March 10, 2014, the Whidbey News-Times reported on the settlement of the lawsuit brought by Neil Romney and Vikki Robinson against the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District.

Facility speaks to the incredible decadence | Letter

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

On Aug. 22, I attended the Island Transit board of directors meeting to learn more about why Island Transit found itself with $0 in the bank and had to borrow $850,000 to pay its employees and $1.3 million to pay off its remaining cost share of the new IT facility.

Loan program lends to a sense of community | In Our Opinion

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

Grumbling about the economy, taxes and the ever-increasing cost of milk is a pastime common the globe over

Barc Re-tail store helps animals, environment

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 5:00AM

A year after creation, the Barc Re-tail store, charged with taking reusable items out of the garbage stream, is rapidly growing.

Key issues outlined at League of Women Voters meeting

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 4:00AM

Island County residents should take on the issues that affect their community.

Glacier Peak clips 'Cats | Tennis

  • Sep 16, 2014 at 8:15AM

Tom Dale's win in third singles was the only point the Oak Harbor High School tennis team could muster in a 6-1 loss at Glacier Peak Monday, Sept. 15.

Win a winter Whidbey wedding

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 9:03AM

During spring, summer and fall, Whidbey Island is a popular choice for weddings.

No injuries in Thursday deck fire

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 9:01AM

No injuries were reported as result of a minor deck fire in Oak Harbor Thursday afternoon.

Oak Harbor chamber director fired

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 9:01AM

Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Kathy Reed was fired suddenly Friday.

Commissioners with parks board rescind appointment after seating former office manager

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

Commissioners with the North Whidbey Park and Recreation plan to rescind the recent appointment of one of two commissioners to the elected board.

Island Transit study to look at charging fares

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 9:00AM

Island Transit will hire an outside consultant to conduct a study on whether it makes sense to charge fares on the island’s buses.

Christian school writes cards to honor first responders on 9/11

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Sep 16, 2014 at 8:59AM

Oak Harbor Christian School honored the men and women who serve last Thursday in observance of Patriot Day.

Islanders drop match to Bellevue | U-17 Soccer

  • Sep 16, 2014 at 8:03AM

The Islanders U-17 boys soccer team fell 4-1 at Bellevue Sunday, Sept. 14.

Rodeheffer takes Sehome title | Cross country

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 11:04AM

Oak Harbor's John Rodeheffer posted the best time out of more than 1,000 runners at the Sehome Invitational cross country meet Saturday, Sept. 13, at Bellingham's Civic Stadium.

Wildcats race by Ferndale | Soccer

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 10:20AM

Countering Ferndale's physical play with superior speed, the Oak Harbor High School soccer team defeated the Golden Eagles 3-0 Saturday, Sept. 13, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

Wildcats finish 2nd in pool play at tournament | Volleyball

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team finished second in its pool at the 32-team SunDome Tournament in Yakima Saturday, Sept. 13.

Sequim handles Coupeville's good 1st half | Soccer

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 9:32AM

Sequim withstood a strong first half by the Coupeville High School soccer team and defeated the visiting Wolves 3-0 Saturday, Sept. 13.

Missed opportunities hurt Coupeville | Football

  • Sep 15, 2014 at 9:31AM

Sequim took advantage of its opportunities and Coupeville didn't in Sequim's 40-18 win at Mickey Clark Field Friday, Sept. 12.

Patriots honored during Sept. 11 ceremony at NAS Whidbey

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 15, 2014 at 8:44AM

Service members, firefighters and first responders bowed their heads in silence at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station Thursday as a show of respect for the nearly 3,000 lives lost in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

Out with the bad, in with the good -- Wildcats win | Football

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 9:23AM

“It was a long week,” Oak Harbor High School football coach Jay Turner said in regard to his team's messy loss to Monroe in the season opener. The next few days, however, should skip right by for Turner as his Wildcats rebounded for a 42-23 win at Ferndale Friday, Sept. 12.

Art & About

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 2:00AM

Photographs by JOHN PENDLETON and illustrations by ERIC VARGAS are on display at the Oak Harbor Library in September.

Taxpayers are on the hook despite broken promises | Letter

  • Sep 13, 2014 at 2:00AM

The only bond measure I have voted for since establishing residence on this island was the transportation bond of a few years ago.

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