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21-year-old Whidbey man charged with assaults

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:29PM

A 21-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he assaulted his wife and a child at their Whidbey home.

Warmth, rain were perfect mix for crops this summer

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:08AM

When temperatures dropped this week, welcoming a new season like clockwork, Julieanna Purdue felt a small sense of relief.

NAS Whidbey to demolish, rebuild Seaplane Base pier

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:05AM

Next summer the Navy will begin work on demolishing a finger pier on Seaplane Base and building a new breakwater in Crescent Harbor.

Registered sex offender accused of reoffending with another Oak Harbor girl

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM

A registered sex offender is accused of victimizing another underage Oak Harbor girl, according to court documents.

Coho salmon season off Whidbey disappointing so far for many fishers

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:30PM

Visiting from upstate New York, Rich Napierala got word of the salmon fishing on the western shores of Whidbey Island and decided to give it a try.

Early Island County budget restores positions, pushes for technology upgrades

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:30PM

Island County’s early budget draft aims to restore a number of positions and pushes for upgrades in technology.

Glendale beach access saved

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 5:00AM

Whidbey Island beach access advocates are celebrating this week following the announcement that the beach at Glendale will be reserved for public use.

Oak Harbor mayor, Island Transit Board spar at tense meeting

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:05AM

The leadership of Island Transit continued down a bumpy road this week.

Island County treasurer candidates Nuñez, Grone tout differing approaches to management

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 30, 2014 at 9:03AM

Attendance and accuracy are becoming the top two issues for former coworkers and Island County treasurer candidates Wanda Grone and incumbent Ana Maria Nuñez’s.

Oak Harbor rolls by M-P | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:06AM

The Oak Harbor High School tennis team evened its Wesco record at 2-2 with a 6-1 win at Marysville-Pilchuck Thursday, Sept. 25.

Wolves drop pair | Tennis

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:04AM

Despite showing improvement, the Coupeville High School tennis team lost twice this week in nonleague matches, falling 6-1 to visiting Archbishop Murphy Wednesday, Sept. 24, and 4-1 at South Whidbey Thursday, Sept. 25.

Coupeville loses early lead | Volleyball

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 8:40AM

After winning the first set, the Coupeville High School volleyball couldn't keep the momentum and lost 3-1 to visiting Mount Vernon Christian Thursday, Sept. 25.

Islanders blow by Vashon | U-17 soccer

  • Oct 20, 2014 at 8:11AM

After an unsteady beginning, the U-17 Islander soccer team played a strong second half to defeat visiting Vashon Island 7-3 Sunday, Oct. 19.

Bayne, Wolves run by Chimacum | Football

  • Oct 20, 2014 at 9:02AM

It was a Bayne-ful experience for the Chimacum football team. Coupeville running back Josh Bayne shredded the Cowboys for 306 rushing yards -- including a 95-yard TD romp on a broken play -- and scored six touchdowns in the Wolves' 57-14 win at Chimacum Friday, Oct. 17.

1st-place Eagles stop Coupeville | Soccer

  • Oct 20, 2014 at 10:12AM

Coupeville played shorthanded against one of the state's best 1A teams Saturday, Oct. 18; regardless, coach Troy Cowan was impressed with his team's effort in a 5-0 loss at first-place Klahowya.

'Cats clobber Stanwood; face M-P for title | Football

  • Oct 20, 2014 at 9:52AM

The Oak Harbor High School football team scored 42 points in the first quarter then backed off the gas in a 56-13 ride over host Stanwood Friday, Oct. 17.

Bulldogs get by Wildcats | Swimming

  • Sep 28, 2014 at 9:10AM

Mount Vernon swept the relays, and that was enough to lift the Bulldogs over the Oak Harbor High School swim team 96-74 Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Skagit Valley YMCA Pool.

Wildcats win on Senior Night | Swimming

  • Oct 21, 2014 at 8:00AM updated at 12:35PM

The Oak Harbor High School swim and dive team put a bow on a fine regular season and celebrated Senior Night with a 127-51 win over Cascade Monday, Oct. 20, at John Vanderzicht Pool.

Oops! Wildlife forgets to tell Deception Pass Park manager lake was being stocked

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 3:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:20PM

Just one tiny detail was left out when hatchery workers with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife arrived at Deception Pass State Park to stock Cranberry Lake with an abundance of rainbow trout earlier this week.

Island County commissioners fall shy of spending cuts goal

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:21PM

Island County commissioners aimed to cut about $100,000 in new staff positions from next year’s budget but fell short of their goal to reduce projected spending by approximately $300,000.

Oak Harbor man discovered dead on south end

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:21PM

Island police are looking into the death of an Oak Harbor man on South Whidbey last week.

Professor gives haunting lesson at Oak Harbor Skagit Valley College campus

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:22PM

Few have seen the purported ghost of a little boy riding his tricycle up and down the long basement hallways of the Old Main building on the Skagit Valley College campus in Oak Harbor.

Candidates spar in final Oak Harbor forum before election

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:22PM

Candidates took on each other one last time at Thursday’s final political forum put on by the League of Women Voters in Oak Harbor.

NAS Whidbey man accused of seeking sex with child

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:24PM

A sailor at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station is among six men arrested during an online child exploitation sting carried out by Skagit County law enforcement.

Kiteboarding’s pull is being felt on Whidbey

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Oct 21, 2014 at 5:25PM

Wind is almost always on Andy Holmes’ mind.He often thinks about wind when he stares out at Bellingham Bay.

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