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Babe Ruth team to hold tryouts this week

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 8:18AM

Oak Harbor Babe Ruth Baseball will conduct tryouts for 13- and 14-year-olds from 4:30-6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Feb. 12 and 13, at the Clover Valley Park field on Ault Field Road.

NWLL registration continues; Junior, Senior evaluations begin

  • Feb 9, 2015 at 8:12AM

North Whidbey Little League will take registration forms from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, at the Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce.

Looking back: 125 years

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 2:00AM

75 years ago: The state auditor’s annual report for Island County was printed in the Farm Bureau News. It took up two pages.

Changes to Futures funds criteria smart move for county | In Our Opinion

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 3:00AM

For the first time in more than a decade, Island County commissioners are planning on changing the criteria used in granting Conservation Futures funds.

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts seeks one act plays

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 2:00AM

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts is seeking submissions for its upcoming one act play festival.

‘Monty Python’s Spamalot’ carries a buzz into Whidbey Playhouse

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Feb 6, 2015 at 12:24PM

Even when it wasn’t her time to teach dance steps, Claudia Samano-Losada had trouble staying away from the Whidbey Playhouse over the past few months.

Making the grade: Oak Harbor athletes star in classroom | Girls basketball

  • Feb 7, 2015 at 7:00AM

Student-athletes are at the center of scholastic sports; unfortunately, at times, the athletic side of the equation gets a disproportionate amount of the publicity.

Carr represents USA in International Bowl

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 11:08AM

Mac Carr, a freshman football player at Oak Harbor High School, took part in the 2015 International Bowl Saturday, Jan. 31, in Arlington, Texas.

Oak Harbor NJROTC teams heading to national competition

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Feb 6, 2015 at 9:55AM

Oak Harbor High School’s Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp competitive teams are a perennial regional power, but now the Wildcats are aiming to succeed at the national level.

Ex-commissioner takes case against Island County to a jury

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Feb 6, 2015 at 9:55AM

A portion of a lawsuit brought against Island County by a former commissioner and her husband is moving toward a jury trial.

Tax error rankles South Whidbey homeowner

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:00AM updated Feb 6, 2015 at 9:55AM

A South Whidbey homeowner is taking the county to task for an incorrect charge of $6,125 in property taxes.

Wildcats 3rd at JV championships | Swimming

  • Feb 6, 2015 at 8:25AM

Oak Harbor High School finished third in the eight-team junior varsity swim championships at Marysville-Pilchuck High School Thursday, Feb. 5.

Island County, other small counties fight for voice in state health integration

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 5:00AM updated Feb 5, 2015 at 3:45PM

As the state combines mental health and chemical dependency services, small counties like Island County are doing some creative jockeying to remain at the table.

Transit looking at route revisions for South End

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Feb 5, 2015 at 3:45PM

A new Island Transit route is under consideration for South Whidbey.

Island Scanner | Wild cats, sexual favors, marijuana

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:00AM updated Feb 5, 2015 at 3:44PM

At 8:29 a.m., a caller reported a “ruthless speeding driver” on Northeast Fifth Avenue.

1-2 punch carries 'Cats over Chargers | Girls basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 12:09PM

With Bryn Langrock scoring from long range and Julie Jansen controlling the paint, the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team squeaked by visiting Marysville Getchell 46-43 Wednesday, Jan.4.

Stone receives state honor

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 8:00AM updated at 12:09PM

Coupeville High School junior Makana Stone was named the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 1A female Athlete of the Week for Jan. 26-31.

Coupeville comeback helps Wolves close in on playoff spot | Boys basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 12:08PM

With its season hanging by a thread, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team stitched it back together with a miraculous 60-57 win at Port Townsend Tuesday, Feb. 3.

Big comeback saves Wolves' postseason hopes | Boys basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 12:05PM

With its season hanging by a thread, the Coupeville High School boys basketball team stitched it back together with a miraculous 60-57 win at Port Townsend Tuesday, Feb. 3.

Wolves stop scrappy Redhawks | Girls basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 9:49AM

The Coupeville High School girls basketball continued its winning ways Tuesday, Feb. 3, defeating visiting Port Townsend 53-35.

North Whidbey Park and Rec reaches pool temperature compromise

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Feb 5, 2015 at 9:32AM

There are a few degrees of separation between competitive and recreational swimmers at Oak Harbor’s John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool.

Getchell gets by Wildcats | Boys basketball

  • Feb 5, 2015 at 9:00AM

The shorthanded Oak Harbor High School boys basketball team couldn't quite pull out its game Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Marysville Getchell, falling 50-43 to the Chargers.

Vaccinating children is not about choice, it’s a societal obligation | Our Viewpoint

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:00AM

The resurrected debate over vaccinating our children is rapidly spreading like wildfire, both in the news and over the Internet in the wake of a measles outbreak that started at Disneyland.

Those who serve are ones we must respect | Letter

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 2:00AM

I find myself here on Super Bowl Sunday composing a letter to the editor while listening to the eight-plus hours of talking heads’ use of repetitive superlatives to describe the team members who will face each other on that field of play.

Eagles, raccoons can’t be blamed for deaths | Letter

  • Feb 4, 2015 at 3:00AM

I found the “Langley Rabbit Wars” story very interesting. In my veterinary practice, I deal with a number of wildlife issues, including predation of small pets.

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