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Canes celebrate 65th anniversary

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

Lou and Bob Cane celebrated their 90th and 100th birthdays, respectively.

Links celebrate 70th anniversary

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

Henry and Marge Link of Oak Harbor recently celebrated 70 years of marriage.

Giving credit where credit is deserved | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

I have been following the comments regarding the recent hydroplane races in Oak Harbor, and I want to be sure credit goes to the people who brought this fun event to us.

Pray future leadership is better than Obama | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

I would like to mention that when I read the counterpoint (“Comparison is Wrong...”) to my Aug. 9 letter to the editor, President Barack Obama was in Martha’s Vineyard on vacation while the world was going to hell in a handbasket.

Must quit seeing the council as the enemy | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Mayor Scott Dudley, your paranoia is showing. Perhaps...

Strongly urge against Burger King move | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

The latest move by Burger King is not in the best interest of this country or the hard working citizens of this country.

Start talking about God in the classrooms | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

In 1965, John Tinker, his sister Mary Beth and a friend were sent home from school for wearing black armbands to protest the Vietnam War.

Editor, be selective in what you publish | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

My wife and I, who are new to the area, have read the Whidbey News-Times for about two weeks with interest in becoming a subscriber, but so far I have been very disappointed by the letters to the editor that are chosen for publication.

What country does Kunzler live in? | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

If Joe Kunzler wants to call protests against being deceived in a land deal “whining,” that’s what he wants to call it.

WNT editorial left out one important point | Letter

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

Your editorial in the Aug. 23 edition of the Whidbey News-Times is right on target. Separating Ms. Martha Rose from Island Transit is critical to regaining public trust in that organization.

Opinion page isn’t reserved for any one point of view | Publisher's Column

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

Funny thing about opinions — we don’t always have to agree with them.

Man wanted for burglary

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 2:50PM

The Island County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information as to the whereabouts of Christian Shorey, who currently has a $10,000 felony warrant for his arrest for burglary in the second degree.

Island Scanner | Overstuffed chair gets dumped; dogs aren't really barking

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

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

Business Bank opens Oak Harbor branch

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 2:00AM

Change is good, and when a new bank opens in town, there’s going to be some interest.

Island Transit's six-year plan built on hope for federal, state grants

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 2:42PM

Where did the money go and what is Island Transit going to do about it?

Island County Commissioners delay fish and wildlife protections

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

A farmer’s right to maintain drainage ditches without regulation was at the core of Monday’s debate on fish and wildlife protections at Monday’s Island County commissioner meeting.

School fees now payable online

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00AM

Oak Harbor School District now accepts online payments for certain fees.

Island County commissioners split over extended appointment

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:00AM

Commissioners appointed a new member of the Law and Justice Council for an unusually long term despite opposition from Commissioner Helen Price Johnson.

Oak Harbor girls team welcomes new swim coach

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 6:00AM

Since moving to the area in 2007, Erin Bull has had an eye on the head coaching position for the Oak Harbor High School girls swim team.

Parks win WGC Couples Tournament

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 10:34AM

The cooperative effort of Jenny and Howard Park carried the pair to the 2014 Couples Chapman Tournament title at the Whidbey Golf Club Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 23 and 24.

Transition program aiming to help students with disabilities

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:52AM

When it comes to school-to-work programs, Mike Etzell and Diane Fesler have a unique perspective.

Oak Harbor professional baseball player Yale Rosen competes in Everett

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:52AM

It is a homecoming of sorts for 2011 Oak Harbor High School graduate Yale Rosen.

Oak Harbor Boys & Girls Club takes ALS challenge

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:51AM

In a tearful dedication, Norrie Perreault also made a lot of kids giddy with excitement.

Oak Harbor schools put routes online

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:51AM

School doesn’t start until Sept. 4, but the transportation department in the Oak Harbor School District is already really busy.

Kudos to director of Shakespeare Festival | Letter

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Aug 26, 2014 at 8:50AM

Kudos to Director Jackie Apodaca and the entire cast of William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew.”

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