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Church Notes

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Here's what's happening at Whidbey Island churches and places of worship.


  • Sep 7, 2016 at 5:00AM

The following babies were born Aug. 1-26 at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center and Naval Hospital Oak Harbor.

Effort to buy Haller House ends, but hopes for preservation live on

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 4:00AM

After several years of volunteer work to purchase and preserve a historic Coupeville structure, the effort has come to an unfortunate end.

Reporter should have covered interviews | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Seven candidates for the Whidbey Island Public Hospital Board of Commissioners, District No. 5, presented themselves for public scrutiny at the WhidbeyHealth Medical Center this week.

Haller House on list of ‘most endangered’ | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

As mentioned in Whidbey News-Times reporter Ron Newberry’s Sept. 3 article on the Haller House, Historic Whidbey’s efforts to save the historic house are now over.

Thoughts about why Regatta backs up? | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Wondering why the traffic has to back up on Regatta Drive during school pickup times? Cars have nowhere to park on the side and block the street so no one can drive through because of heavy traffic both directions.

Are citizens or unions represented by Inslee? | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

As a United States congressman, Jay Inslee legislated at night behind closed doors with the Democrat cabal.

Use Mexico’s U.S. aid to pay for ‘The Wall’ | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

A very simple way to get Mexico to pay for the wall is to use the federal aid our government gives Mexico.

Bailey poster child for broken government | Letter

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Professional politician state Sen. Barbara Bailey is running for office again. Throughout her career she was funded by, and thus indebted to, a variety of special interests.

Question of the Week: How do you feel about school starting back up?

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Question of the Week: How do you feel about school starting back up?

Oak Harbor bowling league for people with disabilities, difficulties gets rolling

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 3:00AM

Cue Peggy Callister, a retired recreational therapist, is the founder of the Handy Dandy Bowling League.

Brews bros.: Ogre Brewing founders aiming to help make island a beer destination

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 4:00AM

In a “lab” next door to Bailey’s Corner Store in Cultus Bay, two beer scientists are busy at work devising their next concoction.

Show Band jump starts tradition at Oak Harbor High School home football games

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 5:00AM

While many teens whiled away the few remaining weeks of summer, a cadre of musicians at Oak Harbor High School were working to jumpstart a new school tradition.

Oak Harbor Music Fest attendance estimated at 20,000

  • Sep 7, 2016 at 7:00AM

Pioneer Way, packed with an audience of at least several hundred attendees, was transformed into a dance party in a matter of moments Saturday evening when headlining band Penguin Prison took the stage.

New-look Wolves roll by South Whidbey | Football

  • Sep 6, 2016 at 9:00AM updated at 12:26PM

It didn’t take the Coupeville High School football team long to put a positive stamp on the Jon Atkins era. The Wolves, in Atkins’ first game as head coach, walloped rival South Whidbey 41-10 Saturday, Sept. 3, at Mickey Clark Field.

Prep football, volleyball seasons get started | Slideshow

  • Sep 6, 2016 at 11:37AM

The fall prep season is underway. The Oak Harbor High School football team opened 2016 with a 27-21 win over Mariner Friday, Sept. 2, while Coupeville began by defeating South Whidbey 41-10 Saturday, Sept. 3. The Oak Harbor and Coupeville volleyball teams met in Oak Harbor in a jamboree Saturday. John Fisken, with a little help from Evan Thompson, photographed the action. Here's a glimpse of the opening weekend.

Wildcats pounce on Mariner mistakes for win | Football

  • Sep 2, 2016 at 11:00PM updated Sep 6, 2016 at 8:35AM

Taking advantage of Mariner's inability to catch a punt, the Oak Harbor High School football team defeated the Marauders 27-21 in the season opener for both schools Friday, Sept. 2, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium.

Senior Activities

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 2:00AM

The following events are at the Bayview Senior Center and Coupeville Hub.

Washington No. 10 state for senior health

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 3:00AM

Washington ranks No. 10 nationwide in terms of the health of the state’s senior population, according to the United Health Foundation.

Shamanic herbalist facilitates a path to healing through plants

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 3:00AM

Julie Charette Nunn is a master conversationalist, though her discussion partners aren’t always of the typical sort.

Research leads to fascinating look into families

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 4:00AM

With some hard-nosed research, a healthy dose of persistence and a little bit of luck, just about anyone can discover their genealogical roots. At least that’s what former Genealogical Society of South Whidbey Island members Bob Richardson and Maureen MacDonald say.

Innovative program to combine poetry, nature, touchstones to rise above grief

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 4:00AM

Grief can be a powerful emotion and often detrimental to one’s life journey. It’s also a fundamental part of what it means to be human, said Mark Lucero, a grief specialist and founder of Pathways Counseling in Coupeville.

Telling trails: Woman realizes dream of traveling 1,300 miles by horse

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 7:00AM

After a lifetime of dreaming and 1,300 miles of riding, Oak Harbor resident Kristen Reiter and her Appaloosa horse Raiden made their way onto the Bear Paw Battlefield.

Witness in murder a suspect in drive-by shooting

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 7:00AM

The star witness for the prosecution in an Oak Harbor murder trial earlier this year is accused of shooting up a Clinton house Aug. 5 as revenge for being ripped off in a drug deal, court documents indicate.

Heavy rain leads to easing of burn bans

  • Sep 3, 2016 at 7:00AM

Thanks to the return of the rain, Whidbey Island residents and visitors to parks on the island can again have campfires in approved fire pits.

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