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Harris, Whitefoot, Esvelt receive OHHS honors

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 11:43AM

Oak Harbor High School seniors Dyllan Harris and AnnaBelle Whitefoot journeyed down different paths to receive the same award: Oak Harbor High School Athlete of the Year for 2015-16.

Miessner 2nd, Hardy 3rd in Pitch, Hit and Run semifinals

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 9:00AM updated at 11:24AM

Oak Harbor’s Patti Miessner placed second and Taryn Hardy third in their respective divisions of the national semifinals of the Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run competition at Seattle’s Safeco Field Sunday, June 12.

North Whidbey Mariners win Pope Tournament | Little League baseball

  • Jun 14, 2016 at 9:24AM

The North Whidbey Little League Mariners won the Henry Pope Memorial Baseball Tournament June 3-11 in Langley.

Coupeville picks Oak Harbor coaches for football, volleyball programs

  • Jun 13, 2016 at 11:29AM

Coupeville High School filled the holes in their coaching staff by looking 10 miles north.

Preferred park plan unanimously approved by Oak Harbor council

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 7:00AM updated Jun 13, 2016 at 9:12AM

Now that it’s adopted, a plan to reinvent Oak Harbor’s Windjammer Park needs to be kept on the front burner, community members and city officials said.

There's something under the house | Island Scanner

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 3:00AM updated Jun 13, 2016 at 9:11AM

The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department.

Frasers, Whidbey Coffee recognized for charitable contributions

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 6:00AM

Scott Fraser, chef and owner of Frasers Gourmet Hideaway in Oak Harbor, and Dan Ollis, owner of Whidbey Coffee Co., each received Restaurant Neighbor Awards from the Washington Restaurant Association at its State of the Industry Forum in Seattle Wednesday.

Graduates, never allow anyone to take away from your potential to succeed | Publisher's Column

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 5:00AM

Graduates, you alone will determine your success. Sometimes that will come with support from others, but it may also be in spite of those who lack faith in you.

Messy tradition continues at Oak Harbor High School

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 5:00AM

Oak Harbor High School seniors made the Student Union Building rain term papers Thursday, flinging the contents of hundreds of three-ring binders into the air and sometimes at each other.

Sadistic rapist seeks to live on North Whidbey

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 7:00AM

A jury in Island County Superior Court will decide whether a sexually violent predator should be allowed to live on North Whidbey or be returned to the state’s special treatment center.

Getting ready for the ‘big one’

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 7:00AM

Experts say it’s not a matter of “if,” but “when,” a 9.0 megaquake, followed by a tsunami, will strike the West Coast. The result will be widespread damage and casualties.

Felger is leaving the building: Well-known dean is retiring from high school after 25 years

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 6:00AM

As one of two deans of students at Oak Harbor High School Pat Felger is tasked with keeping the campus a safe learning environment. That means dealing with more serious discipline issues and some of the more unpleasant aspects that inevitably happen in a school with 1,500 teenagers.

Turnout for tech film exceeds expectations | Letter

  • Jun 11, 2016 at 4:00AM

A very special thing happened this past Saturday. People of all ages streamed into our local movie theater for a free screening of the acclaimed documentary, “Screenagers: Grow-ing Up in the Digital Age.”

Boys reported for de-pantsing girls | Island Scanner

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 4:00AM updated Jun 9, 2016 at 12:14PM

The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department.

Miessner qualifies for PH&R semifinals

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 9:01AM

Oak Harbor’s Patti Miessner earned a spot in the semifinals of the national Pitch, Hit and Run contest and will compete at Safeco Field in Seattle Sunday, June 12.

City of Oak Harbor gears up for auction on Saturday

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 6:00AM updated Jun 9, 2016 at 9:24AM

The city and other local agencies are unloading their cast off goods in one gigantic auction 10 a.m. Saturday at the city’s municipal shop, 1400 NE 16th Ave., Oak Harbor.

King 23rd at NCAA finals | Track

  • Jun 9, 2016 at 8:16AM

Coupeville High School graduate Tyler King wrapped up his collegiate running career by earning honorable mention All-America honors at the NCAA Division I Championship Track Meet in Eugene Wednesday, June 8.

Mental health experts: Man not competent to stand trial on child rape charges

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 7:00AM updated at 10:45AM

Doctors at Western State Hospital concluded that an Oak Harbor man accused of raping children isn’t currently competent to stand trial.

Meet Jim Freeman, Whidbey's Conductor of Fun

  • Jun 7, 2016 at 4:28PM

A portrait of Roy Rogers lords over the bed. A plastic Disney cartoon party banner serves as the bathroom door. Twinkling holiday lights stream across the ceiling.

He's safe: Young Broad View crossing guard recognized at Mariners’ ballgame

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 7:00AM

Haiden was recognized for his leadership as one of 10 students in the state selected for the AAA School Safety Patrol Hall of Fame. In honor of Haiden’s selection, the Washington State Traffic Safety Commission awarded his school a $500 grant for crossing equipment and other goodies for the Safety Patrol students.

County motion seeks to regain beach access

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 7:00AM

A judge may make a decision this summer on the ownership of a small piece of beachfront property in Greenbank that’s been in litigation for three years.

Relay for Life tops $100,000 | Slideshow

  • Jun 6, 2016 at 2:00PM updated Jun 7, 2016 at 3:08PM

The community gathered together Friday and Saturday to raise money for cancer research at the annual Relay for Life, held at North Whidbey Middle School in Oak Harbor.

Skagit Valley College Culinary Arts students medal at regional competition

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 6:00AM

Four Skagit Valley College culinary arts student chefs recently earned medals at a two-day American Culinary Federation, or ACF, regional competition in Bellingham

Coupeville seniors receive diplomas

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 4:00AM

Coupeville’s gym was muggy and jam packed for the early evening ceremony, which featured a speech from senior class president McKenzie Rice, a salutatorian address from Loren Nelson and heartfelt messages from faculty speaker Barbara Ballard, who is retiring after 23 years of teaching English in Coupeville.

Black Hawk to land during Thursday disaster training

  • Jun 8, 2016 at 2:00AM

The public might notice an Army Black Hawk helicopter flying around Oak Harbor Thursday.

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