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Orcas Island man charged with molestation

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Aug 19, 2014 at 10:04AM

A man who turned himself into police late last month was charged with first-degree child molestation this week, according to documents on file in Island County Superior Court.

The Garage of Blessings moves to larger, more visible location

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Aug 18, 2014 at 8:59AM

After The Garage of Blessings opened its doors at a new, more spacious location Monday, Kristiina Miller counted 200 customers in the first hour and estimates that 500 came by the end of the day.

Over 200 Island County primary ballots rejected

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 6:00AM

More than 200 ballots were rejected Monday at the Island County Auditor’s office because of late postmarks and other issues.

Community pledging to help make first day of school special

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 5:00AM

The significance of a brand new item of clothing isn’t lost on Kristiina Miller.

Senior Services menu

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

Monday, Aug. 18 Seafood Fettuccini Alfredo Scandinavian Vegetables Dinner Salad w/Carrots French Bread & Juice Pumpkin Fluff

IT director hasn’t been doing job | Letter

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 4:00AM

It would seem that, despite what the island County Transit manager has stated over the years, the system does need to charge for its services.

Event was great on all fronts | Letter

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

This letter is written in response to the letter to the editor from Michael Eaves in the Aug. 13 edition of the Whidbey News-Times.

Responding to claims against incumbent | Letter

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

I cannot stand by and witness the mudslinging campaign being pursued by Wanda Grone.

Jacks is committed to bettering community | Letter

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am writing to offer my endorsement of Karla Jacks for Island County Commissioner, District 3.

Appreciates show of confidence by voters | Letter

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 4:00AM

I would like to thank the large number of voters who supported me in the primary election for Island County Commissioner, District No. 3.

Each of us has the ability to stay angry; the question is, ‘why?’ | Publisher's Column

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 4:00AM

I love Whidbey Island. I love being the publisher of the Whidbey News Group newspapers.

Whidbey General Hospital looks at redistricting service area

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

Whidbey General Hospital is redistricting the area it serves.

Oak Harbor school board approves 2014-15 budget

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

The Oak Harbor School District board approved a 2014-15 budget during its meeting Monday night.

Forged divorce papers net man jail time

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 2:00AM

A man who forged signatures so he could divorce his wife and marry his girlfriend was sentenced this week in Island County Superior Court.

Smedley begins 1st season as CHS volleyball coach

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 7:00AM

A strong feeder program is the key to success, according to new Coupeville High School volleyball coach Breanne Smedley.

Permit required to hunt on NAS Whidbey

  • Aug 16, 2014 at 6:00AM

People interested in hunting on NAS Whidbey Island property during the 2014-15 season are invited to attend one of two “One-Stop-Shop” meetings in August and September.

Burn ban adjusted on DNR-protected lands west of the Cascades

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 9:14AM

With recent rain and current weather models predicting more moderate conditions in western Washington, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources is adjusting the current statewide burn ban.

Creative crowd comes to Coupeville for 50th anniversary of arts and crafts

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:14PM

Thousands of people descended on downtown Coupeville last weekend for the 50th annual Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival.

Hydros return to Oak Harbor to help residents in Pateros

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:13PM

This weekend’s revival of the Oak Harbor hydro races is for a good cause.

North Whidbey firefighters fight Rising Eagle, Carlton Complex fires and more

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:13PM

Seven North Whidbey firefighters are having a busier summer than usual.

Oak Harbor Pigfest doubles previous attendance

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:06PM

As the head judge officiating a sanctioned barbecue competition for the first time in Oak Harbor Sunday, Mike Marcum said he was impressed by what he saw around him.

Congressman Larsen, local leaders demand more public input on Growlers

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:06PM

Congressman Rick Larsen, Coupville Mayor Nancy Conard and Commissioner Helen Price Johnson are asking the Navy to gather additional public input on the basing of EA-18G Growlers.

Sanctioned BBQ contest brings seasoned pros to Oak Harbor to battle some of community’s best

  • Aug 9, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:05PM

Roger Anglum swears by his mop and special sauce.

North Whidbey Car Show brings out classics, traditions and another large crowd under the sun

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Aug 14, 2014 at 1:05PM

It’s not just about cars, it’s about tradition. And the North Whidbey Lions Club’s annual car show Saturday saw many automotive fans this year participating in this long-standing event, now in its 29th year.

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