Oak Harbor football forfeit gains unforeseen attention

After their scheduled game against Marysville-Pilchuck was cancelled, members of the Oak Harbor football team, including Josiah Welch, No. 6, and Michael Corfman, No. 57, attended a vigil at The Grove Church in Marysville to honor victims of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School on Friday, Oct. 24.  - Ian Terry/The Herald
  • Oct 29, 2014 at 6:00AM

“It was the right thing to do.” That is what Oak Harbor High School football coach Jay Turner said after the Wildcats football team forfeited Friday’s game against Marysville-Pilchuck.


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Whidbey’s first marijuana store opens doors Friday

  • Oct 25, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Oct 30, 2014 at 11:13AM

Whidbey Island saw its first legal sale of recreational marijuana Friday.

Whidbey Avenue crosswalk project takes step forward

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

Oak Harbor City Council decided to take a step forward last week in installing an unusual and somewhat controversial mid-block crosswalk.

Navy addresses concerns about ‘war games’ involved in Whidbey Growler training

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

The Navy is trying to mitigate concerns of some Puget Sound residents about so-called “war games” to occur in the Western Olympics.

Oak Harbor mayor is taking case for Island Transit changes to other elected officials

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 5:00AM

Oak Harbor Mayor Scott Dudley is taking his criticism of the board of Island Transit to other elected officials across the island, though his message may not be well received.

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