Police use armored vehicle to arrest suspected child rapist; detectives are looking for additional victims

  • Apr 27, 2016 at 6:00AM updated at 11:31AM

Oak Harbor police brought out its SWAT team and armored vehicle Thursday to arrest a suspected child rapist at a trailer park on Crosby Avenue.


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Coast Guard issues $100,000 civil penalty for WSF laser strike

  • Today at 9:00AM updated at 12:06PM

The Captain of the Port, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound, issued a $100,000 civil penalty Tuesday to a Washington resident who intentionally struck the Washington State Ferry Tokitae with a high-powered blue laser October 22, 2015.

SR 20 single lane closures on Deception Pass Bridge on Tuesday and Wednesday

  • Today at 10:00AM

Traffic will be limited to one lane on State Route 20 across the Deception Pass Bridge at the north end of Whidbey Island next week.

Holland Happening rooted in city history

  • Apr 27, 2016 at 7:00AM

Holland Happening holds a special place in Sooz Konopik’s heart.

National magazine places Oak Harbor High School in top third of all public schools in country

  • Apr 27, 2016 at 7:00AM

For the first time, Oak Harbor High School was rated in the top third of public schools in the country by U.S. News & World Report, earning the organization’s bronze medal.

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