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Clamming hotspot on South Whidbey to reopen, but dig limited to six weeks

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 23, 2014 at 9:23AM

Clammers will hit Holmes Harbor for the first time in eight years this spring.

Whidbey sailor to carry on with Saturday fundraiser

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 5:00AM

Despite the death of his father Friday, Navy Petty Officer Michael McCastle is moving forward with his fundraiser Saturday for the Wounded Warrior Project.

Price Johnson is out; Hannold, Johnson appointed to Island Transit board

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Dec 23, 2014 at 9:23AM

The leadership of Island Transit will look very different in the new year.

Coupeville sells Navy development rights near OLF

  • Dec 20, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Dec 23, 2014 at 11:59AM

The Navy paid the Town of Coupeville $800,000 last week in exchange for development rights to 54 acres of property near Whidbey Island Naval Air Station’s Outlying Field.

Whidbey General legal budget shows possible loss of $4.9 million in 2015

  • Nov 15, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Jan 13, 2015 at 9:39AM

Whidbey General Hospital’s Board of Commissioners adopted their legal budget this week.

Wolves race by Vikings | Boys basketball

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 2:50PM

The Coupeville High School boys basketball team jumped off to a good start and finished strong in a 69-40 win at Orcas Island Friday, Dec. 19.

Coupeville gets back to winning | Girls basketball

  • Dec 21, 2014 at 2:51PM

After scoring a season low 19 points in its previous game, the Coupeville High School girls basketball team erupted for a season high in a 59-49 win at Orcas Island Friday, Dec. 19.

Ferndale runs away from Wildcats in 2nd half | Girls basketball

  • Dec 22, 2014 at 8:25AM

After getting an early scare from the Oak Harbor High School girls basketball team, Ferndale went on a second-half blitz in its 69-27 win Saturday, Dec. 20, in Ferndale.

Vester wins MVP; Johnston also 1st at Morin Tournament | Wrestling

  • Dec 22, 2014 at 9:41AM

Oak Harbor's Jeremy Vester was named the tournament's Most Valuable Wrestler on his way to winning the 138-pound class at the 14th annual Graham Morin Memorial Tournament at Bellingham's Squalicum High School Saturday, Dec. 20.

Man hospitalized after car strikes motorcycle on Highway 20 in Oak Harbor

  • Dec 23, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Jan 7, 2015 at 11:11AM

An Oak Harbor motorcyclist was transported to Whidbey General Hospital Tuesday morning after his Harley Davidson was struck by a car on State Highway 20 in Oak Harbor.

Vikings defeat Oak Harbor in home opener | Swimming

  • Dec 23, 2014 at 11:00AM updated at 3:11PM

The Lake Stevens High School swim team skipped by Oak Harbor 107-61 in the Wildcats' home opener Monday, Dec. 22, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Capt. Nortier should continue to write | Letter

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

Very happy Captain Mike Nortier is starting to communicate to the public the needs of NAS Whidbey Island.

Navy shouldn’t have to justify training | Letter

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

I picked up the Whidbey News-Times and was struck by the fact that our Navy base commander had to write an opinion piece to explain to the American people that training is vital to national security and the safety of everyone in this area.

Island County approves golf cart zones

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

Island County residents now have the option of making their neighborhoods golf cart friendly.

Wonder why Navy keeps pushing EIS | Letter

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

I am writing in regard to Janis Reid’s article about the budget for an increased number of EA-18G aircraft.

We have reasons to count our blessings | Guest Column

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 2:00AM

It’s that time of year when we count our blessings. In America, they are abundant, especially this year.

Oak Harbor teachers lend Santa a hand

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 3:00AM

To meet the needs of students, teachers at North Whidbey Middle School are going above and beyond, not only in their classrooms, but outside them as well.

Options abound for tree recycling on Whidbey

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 3:00AM

Not sure what to do with your Christmas tree after the holidays?

Crescent Harbor Elementary students practice play

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 3:00AM

Students in Melva Hager’s kindergarten class at Crescent Harbor Elementary rehearse their “Gingerbread Man” play Thursday, Dec. 18.

Disappointed paper ran Nortier opinion | Letter

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 3:00AM

I have attended five Navy meetings recently: three concerned the Electronic Warfare Range, two on Growler jets at Whidbey, and will address some Navy statements.

Island Scanner | Woman yells at invisible friends, tries to pump gas

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 3:00AM

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

Whidbey’s lone elk takes liking to lawn ornaments

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 26, 2014 at 2:43PM

It’s not a good time of year to be a yard ornament around Strawberry Point.

North Whidbey Park and Recreation District to take time finding director

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Dec 26, 2014 at 1:31PM

The North Whidbey Park and Recreation District will be taking a slightly different approach to finding a new executive director after the current director officially vacates his position.

Greenbank art studio named best gallery in Western Washington

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00AM

Rob Schouten Gallery in Greenbank was named Best Art Gallery in Western Washington in King-5’s 2014 contest.

North Whidbey Little League opens registration

  • Dec 24, 2014 at 4:00AM

North Whidbey Little League is now taking registrations for the 2015 baseball/softball season.

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