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Beware of requests to send gift cards | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM

I would like to send my deepest thanks to the employees of the Rite-Aid Pharmacy in Oak Harbor for the good counsel and help they gave me when I was in their store about three weeks ago.

Affiliation with MoveOn suspicious | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM

I recently became aware of issues concerning the U.S. Navy’s use of the auxiliary airfield outside of Coupeville by a group calling itself Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve, a group that seems to have been created by www.moveon.org

Last three letters spell out ‘R-A-T’ | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM

This is a response to John Stone’s Oct. 4 letter to the editor referring to Republicans as “gop-up.”

Grone wouldn’t make same errors | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM

There are at least two problems that occurred in the office of Island County treasurer that adversely affected island taxpayers.

Don’t let vote be swayed by tactics | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM

This letter is not about the contents of Initiative 594, but about tactics used by supporters of this bill.

Vote ‘no’ on I-594, vote ‘yes’ for I-591 | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 3:00AM

I take strong exception to Art Huffine’s Sept. 27 letter to the editor.

Two initiatives on ballot are opposites | Letter

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM

It is important for the voters of Island County and Washington state to understand the issues surrounding initiatives 591 and 594.

Think pink, think mammogram during October | In Our Opinion

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:00AM

Every year at this time, the Whidbey News Group newspapers, including the Whidbey News-Times, go pink.

ShakeOut rolls Oak Harbor schools Thursday

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:00AM

The Great Washington ShakeOut is coming to the Oak Harbor School District.

Remodel brewing for Whidbey Coffee store

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 5:00AM

Whidbey Coffee in historic downtown Oak Harbor is about to make the most of its saltwater view.

Whidbey General offers free class to help kick tobacco habit

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 2:00AM

Whidbey General Hospital is offering a free class during October to help people break from tobacco addiction.

Crowell takes championship | Women's golf

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 9:00AM updated at 12:19PM

Maria Crowell earned the championship in the first year of the Gallery Women's Golf Club's season-long competition.

Island Scanner | Man barbecues sans clothes; stray goats eat plants

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 2:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41AM

The following items were selected from reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office:

Republican commissioner backs Democratic candidate for Island County commissioner

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:41AM

Republican Island County Commissioner Aubrey Vaughan issued a surprise endorsement this week.

Deputies union supports fired Island County detective accused of sexual harassment

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 11:40AM

The deputies’ union is seeking arbitration over the Island County sheriff’s decision to fire a detective who is accused of sexual harassment.

Wildcats lock up 3rd place | Tennis

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 9:02AM

With a 7-0 win over visiting Marysville-Pilchuck Monday, Oct. 13, the Oak Harbor High School tennis team is closing in on one of coach Horace Mells' preseason goals.

Rodeheffer 2nd in state's largest meet | Cross country

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Oct 14, 2014 at 8:38AM

Oak Harbor's John Rodeheffer captured second place in the prestigious Hole in the Wall Invitational cross country meet at Lakewood High School in Arlington Saturday, Oct. 11.

Islanders win 3rd straight | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 14, 2014 at 8:16AM

The U-17 Islanders soccer club revved up its offense in a 6-2 win over the Issaquah Gunners Sunday, Oct. 12.

Young Wildcats compete in tournament | Volleyball

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 10:49AM

Oak Harbor High School volleyball coach Kerri Molitor received a glimpse of the future when her team competed at the 16-team Wenatchee Invitational Tournament Saturday, Oct. 11.

Oak Harbor book fairs a win-win for schools

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:44AM

Encouraging a love of reading in students is important to Oak Harbor School District educators.

Candidates take on spate of local, national topics at South Whidbey forum

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:44AM

There was more than one surprise at Wednesday’s candidate forum in Freeland where both local and national issues were discussed by general election candidates.

Oak Harbor chamber OK with new lodging-tax grant process

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 13, 2014 at 10:43AM

Members of the Oak Harbor City Council won’t be able to simply issue the city’s chamber of commerce $80,000 checks anymore.

Wolves lose to defending champs | Soccer

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:55AM

The defending 2B state soccer champions, Crosspoint Academy, defeated Coupeville 7-1 Saturday, Oct. 11, in Bremerton, but the final score is just one of several story lines.

Strong finish carries PT past Coupeville | Football

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:53AM

The first half was a shootout and the second half a shutout for the Coupeville High School football team in its 56-20 loss at Port Townsend Friday, Oct. 10.

Coupeville stops Chimacum again | Tennis

  • Oct 13, 2014 at 9:52AM

The Coupeville High School tennis team played Chimacum in back-to-back matches, and both were wins for the Wolves.

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