Story Archives

Archive Results — 451 thru 475 of about 31550 items

Wildcats fall at Everett | Tennis

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 9:09AM

Fueled by close wins in two of the four singles matches, first-place Everett defeated the Oak Harbor High School tennis team 6-1 Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Clark Park.

Wildcat United begins season with win | Middle school cross country

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 9:00AM

Wildcat United opened the middle school cross country season with a win in a three-team meet at Burlington Tuesday, Sept. 29.

WGC welcomes new manager

  • Oct 1, 2015 at 8:21AM

Members of the Whidbey Golf Club will get an opportunity to honor the new and departing club managers at an open house 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3.

Preserving the ‘oak’ in Oak Harbor: Centennial oak grove planned

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 12:16PM

On breaks and at lunch time, Brad Gluth and other employees in Oak Harbor’s public works department head outside to care for some leafy youngsters.

Garry Oak Society seeking volunteer help

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 7:00AM updated at 12:15PM

Oak Harbor’s namesake trees are disappearing and a small group of concerned citizens wants to ensure Garry oaks are here for the future — and they need your help.

Home Depot safety event is Saturday in Oak Harbor

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 12:06PM

Oak Harbor's Home Depot will host its yearly safety event 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Puget Sound Energy will demonstrate safe use of electricity, and the Red Cross will show how to prepare for emergencies.

North Whidbey Parks and Rec board candidate has history of arguing with staff

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 6:00AM

A candidate for the North Whidbey Parks and Recreation board got into a verbal spat with pool staff and other patrons at least twice, according to incident reports filed at John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool.

South Whidbey Record holds voters forum

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 3:00AM

The South Whidbey Record is holding a voters forum today.

ShakeOut earthquake drill slated for Oct. 15

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:00AM

Loud warning sirens will sound at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 15 on Whidbey Island and elsewhere as part of the statewide Great Washington ShakeOut earthquake drill, the county’s Department of Emergency Management said.

Mushroom expert to share his knowledge at Whidbey libraries

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 5:00AM

Mushroom expert Daniel Winkler will speak at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6 at the Coupeville Library and at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7 at the Oak Harbor Library.

Window brightens St. Stephen’s church

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 7:00AM updated Sep 29, 2015 at 3:52PM

Normally, all eyes are on Rilla Barrett when she delivers her sermon inside the sanctuary at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Oak Harbor. But Barrett had a pretty good idea that the Sunday worship service Aug. 9 was going to be anything but normal.

Oak Harbor student ambassador at Northwestern

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00AM

Former Oak Harbor resident Emily Nienhuis is serving as an ambassador for the 2015–16 school year at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa.

Five seeking seats on North Whidbey Parks and Recreation board

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 6:00AM

Serving the public tends to be a thankless job, but a seat on the North Whidbey Parks and Recreation board is tougher than most.

Crab season reopens Oct. 1 in most marine areas

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 2:00AM

Most marine areas of Puget Sound, including those around Whidbey Island, will reopen for recreational crab fishing Oct. 1, the state agency recently announced.

Oak Harbor man merging love of art, business

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 6:00AM

Artists have always had a hard time making it, and Eric Vargas, a long-time Oak Harbor resident, is no exception. “I’m eking out an existence by doing art,” said Vargas, 28, during a recent visit at Oak Harbor’s Lotus Tea Bar & Studio, where he frequently works and his art is on display.

Oak Harbor sailor sets world record while raising awareness for injured soldiers

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 3:00AM

McCastle was still feeling the effects of an unworldly accomplishment Monday as he arrived for his job at Ault Field as an air traffic controller. Early Sunday, McCastle had just finished completing 5,804 pullups in just under 22-1/2 hours, which beat the Guinness world record for pullups in a 24-hour period.

County should just comply with order of hearings board | In Our Opinion

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 5:00AM

An Island County Superior Court judge last week shot down the county commissioners’ appeal of an earlier decision by a board of state experts concerning the county’s adopted fish and wildlife habitat conservation areas rules.

There are rules to follow when hunting | Letter

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00AM

People need to ask permission to hunt on private property.

Problem solver or a cause of the problem? | Letter

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00AM

I am amazed Rob Born is requesting an apology for statements about the Whidbey General Hospital administration and board by two writers for mudslinging after his participation in the Elks forum, where he spent his time degrading all.

Wildcats slide by M-P, Getchell | Swimming

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 12:48PM

The Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team upped its record to 5-1 by taking down both Marysville schools Monday, Sept. 28, at John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool.

Second-half goals carry Eagles over Wildcats | Soccer

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 12:48PM

The Arlington High School soccer team scored two goals in a 90-second span in the second half to cement a 3-1 win over Oak Harbor at Wildcat Memorial Stadium Monday, Sept. 28.

Wolves drop match to Murphy | Tennis

  • Sep 29, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 11:42AM

The Archbishop Murphy tennis team blanked Coupeville 5-0 Monday, Sept. 28, in Everett.

South Whidbey woman discovers footage revealing she was raped

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Sep 29, 2015 at 9:18AM

A South Whidbey woman discovered she was raped while unconscious at a party by viewing a video that her sister’s boyfriend shot while he assaulted her, according to court documents. The suspect, Timothy P. Greene, 24, of Langley, admitted to a detective that he videotaped himself sexually assaulting the young woman with his finger without her knowledge or consent, according to the detective’s report.

Man charged with pointing a gun at Oak Harbor councilwoman

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Sep 29, 2015 at 9:18AM

Oak Harbor City Councilwoman Tara Hizon became a victim of gun violence earlier this month. She heard noises outside her home just before 1 a.m. on Sept. 19, went to investigate and she found a stranger standing near her car. The man, who appeared drunk and unsteady, pointed a gun directly at her, according to a police report on the incident.

My mom is better at football than your mom | Youth football

  • Sep 28, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 4:15PM

The Seahawks weren't the only team to register a shutout Sunday, Sept. 27. While Seattle was blanking the Chicago Bears, the mothers of players from the Oak Harbor Youth Football League defeated their counterparts from South Whidbey 30-0 in a flag football game designed to raise funds for both junior programs.

Read the Nov 28
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates