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Island County auditor ready to hand off door opening responsibilities

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 9:11AM

Determining who should open the doors of the Island County’s administration building on 6th Street hangs in the balance.

Clinton man accused of hitting pedestrian

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 9:11AM

A Clinton man is accused of purposely slamming his car into a pedestrian and driving off, court documents state.

Wolves can't find hoop in loss | Girls basketball

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 8:53AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball team held Friday Harbor to 24 points -- and lost. In a score more fitting for football, the Wolves fell 24-19 to the visiting Wolverines Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Former employee convicted of embezzling from Whidbey Island Bank

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Dec 18, 2014 at 9:43AM

A former customer service manager at the Freeland branch of Whidbey Island Bank is facing time in federal prison for embezzling $162,000 from the bank.

Oak Harbor rebounds for 2 wins | Wrestling

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 9:16AM

After dropping a pair of matches a week earlier, the Oak Harbor High School wrestling team bounced back for two wins at Mountlake Terrace Tuesday, Dec. 16.

Last-second score halts big Wildcat comeback | Boys basketball

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 8:37AM

The Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team stormed back from a 17-point halftime deficit only to lose 56-54 on a buzzer-beater at Meadowdale Tuesday, Dec. 16.

Training meant to protect, save American lives | Guest Columnist

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:00AM updated at 10:27AM

Many people may be unaware that our service members — our sons, daughters, friends and neighbors – are training in the skies above the Olympic Mountains to take the fight to the enemy on our behalf.

Special Dogs Brought to NAS Whidbey Search and Rescue

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 4:27PM

The Naval Air Station Whidbey Search and Rescue (SAR) unit hosted a contingency of Whidbey Search Dogs on Dec. 11, 2014.

Church Notes

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

A Christmas Eve Service is 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, at Living Hope Foursquare Church, Coupeville. For information, visit www.livinghopeonwhidbey.org

Free Thanksgiving meal a huge success | Letter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

Once again, this year’s “North Whidbey Community Harvest,” the free Thanksgiving dinner at the Elks Lodge, was a huge success thanks to the generosity of our community’s businesses, organizations and individuals who donated their time and money to support the event.

Quick Internet search shows call was a scam | Letter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

I work for a company that received a phone call from a man with a heavy East Indian accent indicating that he was “David Foster” and needed to speak to the owner (by name) of this company.

Messages inspired by FOX news, talk radio | Letter

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 2:00AM

Let’s not be too hard on the “Mean Girls” when they lie, distort, omit or blow out of proportion.

Island Scanner | Upstairs neighbors horsing around

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

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

Pet photos with Santa help Whidbey Animals' Improvement Foundation

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 3:00AM

Wesley Worrel is afraid of snakes. “Sometimes I have nightmares about boa constrictors,” Worrel said.

Whidbey man’s unusual death deemed suicide

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 5:00AM

A 66-year-old Freeland man’s unusual death in Ocean Shores on Thanksgiving was ruled a suicide, according to the Grays Harbor County coroner.

Subpoenas fly in alleged assault at Whidbey General

  • Dec 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Dec 16, 2014 at 9:20AM

Whidbey General Hospital is fighting a subpoena from the Island County prosecutor seeking an internal investigation report into allegations that the chief nursing officer assaulted a restrained patient.

Wildcats can't catch Mavericks | Girls basketball

  • Dec 16, 2014 at 8:41AM

The Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team made several surges but couldn't quite catch visiting Meadowdale in a 51-39 loss Monday, Dec. 15.

Coupeville wins pair of games | Girls basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 2:42PM

One win was significant and the other thrilling as the Coupeville High School girls basketball team swept a pair of games over the weekend.

School-record performance sinks Wildcats | Girls basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 10:00AM updated at 2:42PM

The Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team found itself on the wrong end of a historical event Friday, Dec. 12.

Oak Harbor fades after good start | Boys basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:25AM

The Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team played well at the beginning and end, but host Anacortes dominated the middle quarters to earn a 69-43 win over the Wildcats Saturday, Dec. 13.

North Whidbey Park and Recreation District finalizing contract with new swim coach

  • Dec 13, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Dec 15, 2014 at 9:04AM

After a second special meeting to address concerns over background checks, the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District commissioners officially approved a proposed swim coach contract.

North Whidbey Park and Recreation chairman resigns

  • Dec 13, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 15, 2014 at 9:04AM

The chairman of the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District resigned Wednesday, the seventh board resignation in less than three years.

Eagles edge Wolves in league opener | Boys basketball

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 9:03AM

Klahowya welcomed the Coupeville High School boys basketball team to the Olympic League by edging the Wolves 57-55 in Coupeville Friday, Dec. 12.

WWWC takes part in Steelclaw Tournament | Youth wrestling

  • Dec 15, 2014 at 8:18AM

The Whidbey Wildcat Wrestling Club snagged five second-place finishes at the Steelclaw Folkstyle Tournament at Sedro-Woolley High School Sunday, Dec. 7.

Top Sailors, Marine honored at Oak Harbor ceremony

  • Dec 13, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 1:07PM

The Friday event, sponsored by the Oak Harbor Area Council of the Navy League and the Oak Harbor Rotary, chooses a sea sailor, a shore sailor and a marine each year to honor.

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