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Oak Harbor wins extra-inning thriller | Baseball

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 11:31AM

A wild finish capped a fantastic pitching duel as the Oak Harbor High School baseball team won 3-2 in nine innings at Monroe Friday, March 27.

Wolves, Rafferty pick up 1st win | Softball

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 10:05AM

The 19-11 win by the Coupeville High School softball team at Port Townsend Friday, March 27, was significant on several levels.

Wildcats sweep singles on way to win | Tennis

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 9:25AM

A powerful display in singles carried the Oak Harbor High School tennis team to their first victory of the season Friday, March 27, on the Wildcats' courts.

Tigers slip by Wolves | Tennis

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 9:11AM

Granite Falls squeaked out a 4-3 win over the visiting Coupeville High School tennis team Friday, March 27.

Beauty and the geese | Oak Harbor shooters joke about missing mark

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Mar 30, 2015 at 8:54AM

The allure of tulip fields in bloom in the Skagit Valley can be so captivating at times that little else can seem to distract one’s attention.

Oak Harbor no-hit by Everett | Softball

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 8:40AM

Everett's Erin Gordon shutout the Oak Harbor High School softball team with a five-inning no-hitter to lead the Seagulls to a 10-0 win Friday, March 27, at Lincoln Field.

Wildcats grab 8th in 20-team tournament | Boys golf

  • Mar 30, 2015 at 8:24AM

The Oak Harbor High School boys golf team placed eighth out of 20 teams in the Lee Dolquist Invitational at the Apple Tree Golf Course in Yakima Friday, March 27.

Wildcats off to good start | Track

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Mar 30, 2015 at 8:13AM

The Oak Harbor High School girls track team won twice and the boys split as the Wildcats opened the season with a double-dual meet at Snohomish Thursday, March 26.

Coupeville Ferry closed May 2-3 for repairs

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

Coupeville Ferry terminal will be closed on Saturday, May 2, and Sunday, May 3, for around-the-clock repairs to the transfer span that connects the ferry to the dock. There will be no service on the Port Townsend/Coupeville route during those days.

Whidbey General Hospital celebrates 45 years

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 4:00AM

Whidbey General Hospital is 45 years old. Staff gathered in front of the entrance Wednesday to take a group photo to commemorate “45 years of Neighbors Caring for Neighbors.”

Oak Harbor student strives for national spelling bee

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

Even though her mom thinks it might be time to look for other pursuits, Trina Alarkon-Desquitado isn’t sure she’s ready yet.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade another great success | Letter

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

Wow. What a grand day for the parade. Irish prayers were answered and the weather held fast until the very end of the parade. This was one of the best St. Patrick’s Day parades in recent memory, with more than 50 entries.

Prevent Swan Lake from becoming pond | Letter

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

For the second time in eight years, Island County has violated the federal Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code § 404) by dredging and filling at Swan Lake’s tide gate canal without the proper Army Corp of Engineers permits. Maintaining tide gate functions are necessary, but doing so need not destroy dependent habitats

Churchill’s story is a great testimonial on seat belt’s importance | In Our Opinion

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

George Churchill is lucky to be alive. After spending six months in the hospital following a serious car accident last year, Churchill says his recovery is amazing and his wife says he is a miracle.

Births — Greenbank Birth Center

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

MAY SUE HOPKINS, 5 pounds, 9 ounces, was born Feb. 22. She is the daughter of Alicia and Mike Hopkins of Greenbank.

Births — Mount Vernon, Skagit Valley Hospital

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

BENJAMIN KROLL, 7 pounds, 12 ounces, was born Feb. 21. He is the son of Ben and Christine Kroll of Oak Harbor.

Births — Naval Hospital Oak Harbor

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

ANABELLE GRACE MINTZ, 7 pounds, 14 ounces, was born Feb. 21. She is the daughter of Adam and Kaitlyn Mintz.

Births — Whidbey General Hospital

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

NOAH PAUL PATRICK BLAINE, 7 pounds, 5 ounces, was born March 17. He is the son of George and Sara Blaine of Oak Harbor.

Art & About

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

Director Sarah Russell announces auditions for Gilbert and Sullivan’s “PIRATES OF PENZANCE.” The Whidbey Playhouse will host auditions March 29, 30 and 31.

Gardens and getaways theme for tonight’s Boys & Girls Club of Oak Harbor auction

  • Mar 28, 2015 at 4:00AM

Duncan Chalfant knows that topping last year’s Bids for Kids auction and fundraising dinner would be a sizable feat.

Coupeville nets 2 wins in 1st meet | Track

  • Mar 27, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 1:07PM

Dalton Martin and the girls 4x200 relay team were winners in Coupeville High School's first Olympic League track meet in a six-team contest at Kingston High School Thursday, March 26.

Longtime bookstores in Langley, Oak Harbor experience varying degrees of success

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:50AM

Josh Hauser is no stranger to the stresses that an increasingly digital world poses to her downtown Langley bookstore.

Winery, event center regs hot-button issues for Island County commissioners

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:50AM

Timing is everything. And the Island County commissioners could not agree last week on when problematic regulations for wineries and rural event centers should be updated.

Island County deliberates best approach to Comprehensive Plan

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:49AM

Island County commissioners don’t always agree on how to approach the Comprehensive Plan Update, due next year.

Island Scanner | European royalty, U.S. president summoned

  • Mar 25, 2015 at 3:00AM updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:49AM

At 1:42 p.m., a caller reported that a man was driving around with an “Amtrak horn” scaring people.

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