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Senior duo ready to guide Wildcats into postseason Volleyball

  • Oct 31, 2014 at 1:46PM

Seniors setters Hailey Beecher and Natalie McVey forced Oak Harbor High School volleyball coach Kerri Molitor to change her philosophy on the idea of the ideal lineup.

Wildcats return to field, thump Terrace | Football

  • Oct 31, 2014 at 10:45PM

After his team weathered a week of shock, sacrifice, adulation and attention, Oak Harbor High School football coach Jay Turner didn't know what to expect when his Wildcats took on Mountlake Terrace Friday night in Oak Harbor.

Time to implement fare-based system | Letter

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 2:00AM

While I am stunned at the recent settlement agreement reached with former Island Transit Executive Director Martha Rose, I cannot say that I am surprised.

Future is yours to preserve, influence | Letter

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 3:00AM

It’s the season for promises and possibilities, but only if you participate in our democracy and vote.

Disconnect between Island Transit directors, public glaringly apparent | Our Viewpoint

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 3:00AM

Hindsight is 20/20, Island County Commissioner Helen Price Johnson said in a Sound Off in the Oct. 25 Whidbey News-Times.

Teams’ gestures bring tears of joy | Letter

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 3:00AM

I am an alumna of Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Whidbey's Saratoga Orchestra season opens Nov. 2

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 3:00AM

Saratoga Orchestra of Whidbey Island is opening its eighth season with “Curtains Up!”

Don’t treat island like it’s a landfill | Letter

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 3:00AM

We have a very beautiful island with much to see and enjoy; however, we also have a serious problem with illegal dumping of household garbage, computers, TVs and furniture.

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.

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.

Whidbey couple spends retirement sharing their music

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 4:00AM updated Nov 3, 2014 at 9:00AM

Making and sharing music is what makes retirement fun for Charles and Rae Terpenning.

Coupeville scoping meeting focuses on Growler

  • Nov 1, 2014 at 5:00AM updated Nov 3, 2014 at 9:06AM

People on both sides of the noise debate attended a Navy scoping meeting in Coupeville Tuesday night.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

An election day look behind the scenes at the Island County Auditor’s Office

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Nov 7, 2014 at 9:27AM

For the people working in elections offices, Nov. 4 is a very busy day.

Hannold, Grone leading in early ballot count

  • Nov 4, 2014 at 9:08PM

It appears from the first count of ballots Tuesday night that the Republican momentum nationwide was felt in Island County. Republican candidates lead in all but one of the contested local and legislative races affecting Island County. The race for the new Island County commissioner, however, is too close to call.

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.

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:

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