Oak Harbor council considers future of arts fund

Oak Harbor officials are considering changing the way creative arts are funded.

By Rachel Rosen • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
Our Rock is where the wrong kind of big dreams go to die

Humans surveying our Rock have thought up some big dreams to populate the place and make it famous.

By Harry Anderson • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
No damage reported from second round of king tides on Whidbey

High tides exceeded 13 feet in some areas on the island between Jan. 21 and 25.

By Karina Andrew • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
Upcoming Whidbey concerts feature chamber music

Island residents have a chance to experience the beginning of a new chapter of chamber music.

By Kira Erickson • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
Trial set in Island County Superior Court for dog shooter

Bart H. Klempel, a Camano Island resident, is accused of shooting a pellet gun and killing a dog.

By Jessie Stensland • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
Oak Harbor school utilizes book vending machine

For kids at Crescent Harbor Elementary School, getting a good book is as easy as getting a snack.

By Karina Andrew • January 27, 2023 1:30 am


The Oak Harbor boys varsity wrestling team beat South Whidbey 55-24.

January 24, 2023 1:30 am
Up, up and away

The Oak Harbor girls varsity team narrowly defeated Mount Vernon 50-49 on Jan 14.

By Rachel Rosen • January 17, 2023 1:30 am

Bob and Gaile Ade with Joshua Rigsby, co-owner of ESC Mattress Center in Everett. Photo courtesy ESC Mattress Center. Sponsored
December 12, 2022 6:00 am
Once they arrived at South Whidbey State Park, Freesia and Josh didn’t hesitate to start taking Island Transit, which takes them everywhere they want to go! Island Transit photo Sponsored
December 1, 2022 6:00 am
The family learns they've been accepted into the homebuyer program. Photo courtesy Habitat for Humanity Sponsored
November 28, 2022 6:00 am
Renee Naidu, Deposit Operations Director at Peoples Bank Sponsored
November 14, 2022 6:00 am

Community crab feed returns to Oak Harbor

The Community Crab Feed is back and for the first time ever, open to the public.

By Rachel Rosen • January 27, 2023 1:30 am
Deception Pass ranked fifth most beautiful state park in nation

The most visited state park in Washington was recently recognized nationally for its beauty.

By Karina Andrew • January 24, 2023 1:30 am