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Lions slog past Wolves | Football

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 9:25AM

The Coupeville High School football team's high-speed offense was stuck in the mud at Concrete as the Lions whipped the Wolves 52-22 Friday, Oct. 31, in a nonleague game.

Coupeville's Curtin grabs state berth | Tennis

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 9:26AM

Coupeville's Aaron Curtin earned his second straight trip to the state 1A tennis tournament by placing second in singles in the second day of the District 3 tournament Friday, Oct. 31, at the Lakewood Racquet Club.

Wolves fall in district opener | Soccer

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 9:27AM

Vashon Island defeated the Coupeville High School soccer team 3-0 Saturday, Nov. 1, at Kingston High School in the first-round of the District 3 tournament.

Oak Harbor loses at district | Volleyball

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 10:03AM

The Oak Harbor High School volleyball team knew it had a rugged road to travel in the district tournament if it wanted to claim a state berth. That path became more difficult after the first round Saturday, Nov. 1, at Shorewood High School.

Oak Harbor peewees win; title game next | Youth football

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 11:51AM

The Oak Harbor Youth Football League peewees won 20-0 over Anacortes Saturday, Nov. 1, at Wildcat Memorial Stadium in the semifinals of the North Cascade League tournament.

Oak Harbor carpenter assembles Frightville house of horrors | Slideshow

  • Oct 11, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 16, 2014 at 6:56AM

As lead carpenter for a construction company, Brian Boyle rarely tosses anything into the scrap heap without careful consideration.

Rodeheffer defends district crown with record time | Cross country

  • Nov 3, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 9:37AM

Oak Harbor High School senior John Rodeheffer set a 3A course record in winning the District 1 cross country meet at South Whidbey High School in Langley Saturday, Nov. 1.

Island County Health Department keeping tabs on travelers

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 10:16AM

Some Island County residents are currently in West Africa and will be returning under scrutiny for possible Ebola exposure, according to Keith Higman, the county’s public health director.

South Whidbey burglary suspect faces series of charges

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 10:17AM

A 34-year-old Clinton man accused of burglarizing a Freeland home last February could face nearly 10 years in prison if convicted of a litany of charges against him, court documents indicate.

Marysville-Pilchuck surprises Oak Harbor with visit, trophy | Football

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 10:17AM

The Marysville-Pilchuck Tomahawk football team made a surprise visit to Oak Harbor High School’s practice Wednesday, presenting the Wildcats with the Wesco 3A North championship trophy and a pizza dinner.

Navy PBY aircraft moving to Pioneer Way in Oak Harbor

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 10:17AM

The way the crow flies, the distance is only about a mile. But the trip Wil Shellenberger is arranging involves an aircraft, not a bird.

Whidbey’s choppy waters keep marine rescue teams buzzing

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Nov 4, 2014 at 10:18AM

From boats that are dead on the water to vessels on fire, North Whidbey Fire and Rescue crews respond to numerous calls from the waters surrounding Coupeville to Deception Pass.

Committee looking at Boeing accountability

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 2:00AM

A smart group of ordinary folks, entrusted to advise state lawmakers on the merit of tax breaks, has a suggestion regarding the jumbo incentives enjoyed by the Boeing Co. and the rest of the aerospace industry:

Local support has resulted in expansion | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 2:00AM

Soroptimist International of Oak Harbor deeply thanks the community for supporting its thrift store, Upscale Resale, the past two years.

Rose’s payout was a contractual obligation | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 2:00AM

Recent discussion of Island Transit finances confuses the state audit report with the separation agreement for the previous executive director.

To ensure fairness for all, Lady Justice wears a blindfold | Publisher's Column

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

On the front page of today’s Whidbey News-Times is an article about an Oak Harbor man, Daniel Raavel, who was hit so hard in the head while he slept it literally left him with an gaping, oozing hole. One has to wonder how he survived.

Art & About

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

BRACKENWOOD GALLERY presents “Pieces of Life,” an eclectic show featuring various artists. www.brackenwoodgallery.com

Grateful for help given by stranger | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

We would like to send our thanks to Norm at the corner of State Highway 20 and Arnold Street.

Editor should support transit recovery plan | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

In the Oct. 25, 2014, issue of the Whidbey News-Times, in the Sound Off column “Will work to ensure transit has a future,” Island County Commissioner Helen Price Johnson provides a “get-well plan” to bring Island Transit back to an operational status where it is providing “what the community wants the transit system to provide in the future.”

Comment reveals a lack of understanding | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

One of your readers left comments online after the article “Navy acknowledges climate change threat,” that demonstrate a lack of knowledge of basic climate science, yet his name is linked with the University of Washington.

Change in state law may help transit | Letter

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 3:00AM

Island Transit’s current board oversight challenges may have many causes, but the greatest may not be the fault of the current Island Transit Board at all.

Whidbey choirs partner to create show

  • Nov 5, 2014 at 4:00AM

Oak Harbor High School choir students are working with two community organizations to put on a show next year.

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.

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.

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