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A man described as “Dr. Jeckyl and Mr. Hyde” by the county prosecutor is going to prison for strangling and raping his ex-girlfriend last August.
Last weekend was busy for the Oak Harbor Fire Department, with three fires to fight over three days.
The State Patrol hasn’t been able to positively identify a young man who sustained life-threatening injuries in a Highway 20 accident just before noon Tuesday.
The State Patrol hasn't been able to positively identify a young man who sustained life-threatening injuries in a Highway 20 accident just before noon Tuesday.Trooper… Continue reading
The candidate signs posted on the highways and byways of Whidbey Island are an obvious indication that the political season has come. But it’s also the season of vandals.
The on-again, off-again road construction project on Highway 20 south of Oak Harbor hit another bump in the road. Actually, it was drivers who were hitting the bump.
A 50-year-old Clinton resident who was being held in King County Jail is accused of trying to hire fellow inmates to kill his ex-wife, according to court documents.
The on-again, off-again road construction project on Highway 20 south of Oak Harbor has hit another bump in the road. Actually, it's drivers who are… Continue reading
Jean Gervais visited her daughter’s grave just prior to speaking at a sentencing hearing for the woman who got drunk and caused the fatal car wreck last year. “I just promised her I’d do everything in my power to make you understand the gravity of the situation,” the grieving mother said, addressing Coupeville resident Randi Shelton in Island County Superior Court Friday.
A man who threatened people with a gun at a party in Oak Harbor last August received a sentence of more than nine years in prison.
On Sept. 30, a new era will begin at Whidbey Island Bank and its holding company, Washington Banking Company.
Thursday afternoon, an emotion-filled courtroom was divided into two sides with diametrically opposed views on the appropriate sentence for a man convicted of raping a small boy.
In a cloud of red-oak smoke, the owners of Columbia Beach Barbecue transform a cut of beef into an unassuming, culinary masterpiece that evokes the cowboy country of Santa Maria Valley.
A 25-year-old Navy man is facing a rape charge after having sex with a woman who was passed out from drinking, court documents state. Prosecutors charged Kenneth Steiner, Jr., of Lanoka Harbor, N.J., in Island County Superior Court April 30 with third-degree rape. Steiner pleaded not guilty June 9. The judge approved a sexual assault protection order barring Steiner from within 100 feet of the victim’s home and work.
The leaders of the law and justice system in Island County are a force to be reckoned with.
A 20-year-old Oak Harbor man is accused of kidnapping and assaulting his girlfriend after she tried to break up with him, court documents show.
Seventy-three years ago this month, the Deception Pass bridge was formally opened in a dedication ceremony.
Gets away with cash box after chase
Malliard's saves city money