Jessie Stensland

Jessie posted 452 stories to South Whidbey Record.
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Man involved in car chase charged

A man who dragged a deputy for a short distance while trying…

  • Nov 18th, 2017 12:00pm

SHERIFF’S REPORT | Goats on the loose, counterfeit bills, weed smokers

The following items were selected from reports made to the Island County…

  • Nov 18th, 2017 10:00am

Man pleads guilty to Camano Island murder

A 37-year-old man pleaded guilty Tuesday to the 2016 murder of a…

  • Nov 18th, 2017 8:00am

Oak Harbor molestation suspect was previously investigated by the FBI

An Oak Harbor man who was investigated by the FBI years ago…

  • Nov 15th, 2017 12:00pm

Students can learn from recent South Whidbey Record article

Editor, I’m writing in response to the South Whidbey Record article Saturday…

  • Nov 15th, 2017 12:00pm

Man accused of raping woman in abandoned house held on $25K bail

A man is accused of raping a woman in an abandoned house…

  • Nov 15th, 2017 8:00am

Man arrested on ferry after knife threat | Updated

A passenger on the Clinton-to-Mukilteo ferry was arrested Wednesday morning after threatening…

  • Nov 17th, 2017 5:10pm

Armed robber strikes Clinton gas station again

An armed robber dressed in a puffy jacket and sunglasses may have…

  • Nov 14th, 2017 2:26pm

Greenbank murderer files appeal

A former Antarctic scientist and Whidbey pizzeria owner who murdered his wife…

  • Nov 1st, 2017 6:00am

Freeland man accused in motorcycle pursuit

A 28-year-old Freeland man is accused of leading police on a short…

  • Oct 24th, 2017 6:00pm

Two Economic Development Council staffers resign on same day

Two elected officials see the resignations of the Island County Economic Development…

  • Oct 21st, 2017 10:00am

Kid charged in August house fire in Freeland

A 15-year-old Freeland boy is facing charges related to a Aug. 23…

  • Oct 11th, 2017 8:00am

Oak Harbor officer was justified in shooting, prosecutor finds

Officer Michael Brown was “entirely justified” in shooting a kidnapping suspect in…

  • Sep 30th, 2017 12:00pm

Navy delays release of Environmental Impact Statement on Growlers

The Navy is delaying a decision on aircraft practice on Whidbey Island…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 8:00am

Deputy fired multiple shots in fatal confrontation

A man in a confrontation with police on North Whidbey Sunday night…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 6:00am

State auditor issues finding against county

The Washington State Auditor’s Office issued an audit finding against Island County…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 6:00am

Yacht burns, sinks off west side of Whidbey Island

A man made it to safety after a yacht caught fire off…

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 6:00am

Oak Harbor burglary leads to streaking suspects

A man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly broke into…

  • Sep 20th, 2017 6:00am

Coupeville man accused in $1 million fraud scheme

A man running an online business out of a Coupeville home defrauded…

  • Sep 19th, 2017 6:00pm

Deputy shoots kills armed man on North Whidbey | Updated

A deputy with the Island County Sheriff’s Office shot and killed an…

  • Sep 19th, 2017 2:40pm

Final county jail review documents ‘impressive’ change

Impressive progress has been made in improving the management and operation of…

  • Sep 16th, 2017 6:00am

Former Oak Harbor man wanted on suspicion of child molesting

A former Oak Harbor man accused of molesting a 9-year-old girl is…

  • Sep 9th, 2017 8:00am

Judge orders Oak Harbor burglary suspect to get mental health evaluation

A homeless Oak Harbor man claiming to be a “sovereign” with diplomatic…

  • Sep 6th, 2017 8:00am

Missing sex offender wanted on arrest warrant

A South Whidbey sex offender who went missing is wanted on a…

  • Sep 6th, 2017 6:00am

Bipartisan group promotes civility first

President Donald Trump didn’t invent rudeness. He may be the most high-profile…

  • Sep 2nd, 2017 10:00am

Alleged Coupeville dog killer charged

A Coupeville man accused of killing a dog with a pickax and…

  • Sep 2nd, 2017 8:00am

Coupeville ferry run will temporarily return to two boats

The ferry run between Keystone and Port Townsend will temporarily return to…

  • Sep 1st, 2017 6:00pm

Coupeville man accused of killing dog with pickax

A Coupeville man is accused of beating a dog to death with…

  • Aug 29th, 2017 3:29pm

Mini horses in need of a new home

A pair of horses that look as though they’ve been shrunk with…

  • Aug 26th, 2017 8:00am

Man accused of threatening Ryan’s House director

A 20-year-old man is facing felony charges for allegedly threatening to shoot…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017 8:00am

Macklemore appears in court on suspended driver’s license charge

He didn’t exactly beat the rap, but Macklemore got a deal out…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017 8:00am

Hydroplane racer seriously injured in Oak Harbor event

A racer was seriously injured during the hydroplane races in Oak Harbor…

  • Aug 23rd, 2017 6:00am

Newspaperman Wallie Funk dies at age 95

One of the great community newspapermen died Aug. 12 in his hometown…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 3:20pm

North Whidbey firefighter charged in boat theft

Former firefighter accused of stealing rescue boat

  • Aug 11th, 2017 4:00pm

Deputy shoots South Whidbey suspect with sponge bullet

A South Whidbey man who held off police in a brief standoff…

  • Aug 9th, 2017 6:00am

Langley man accused in pellet gun shooting over raw chicken

A man is accused of shooting a woman in the head with…

  • Aug 5th, 2017 8:00am

Clinton man charged in sword incident

A Clinton man is facing charges for allegedly trying to to push…

  • Jul 15th, 2017 4:00pm

Only funeral home on South Whidbey closes

The only funeral home on South Whidbey closed Friday. Services Corporation International,…

  • Jul 12th, 2017 10:00am

Man shot by officer in Oak Harbor was armed, police say

A man who was shot by a police officer Tuesday in downtown…

  • Jul 14th, 2017 2:20pm

American Health Care Act is terrorism by Republicans

Editor; I need to get a point across to Republicans and the…

  • Jul 10th, 2017 11:09am

NAS Whidbey SAR team rescues kayaker in Dugualla Bay

A Whidbey Island kayaker may owe his life to a sharp-eyed member…

  • Jul 8th, 2017 10:00am

New, redesigned bus routes come to South End

More runs, a newly designed route for businesses and doctors’ offices and…

  • Jun 30th, 2017 6:00pm

Serial rapist moves to Tacoma

A serial rapist who terrorized Oak Harbor in the early 1990s has…

  • Jun 28th, 2017 12:00pm

EDITORIAL | Deep cuts to Medicaid are a bad medicine for hospitals

Proposed cuts to Medicaid under the U.S. Senate’s health care bill are…

  • Jun 24th, 2017 6:30am

Freeland driver charged in road rage incident

An 88-year-old Freeland man got so mad at a tailgater that he…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 6:51am

Don’t forget new Whidbey fireworks rules are in effect, sheriff warns

The fireworks season on Whidbey begins next week in Oak Harbor, but…

  • Jun 24th, 2017 6:00am

VIEWPOINT | Ryan’s House shouldn’t mix young adults, children

By SHERIFF MARK BROWN There’s been a lot of media attention focused…

  • Jun 14th, 2017 6:30am

Saving a life is an island-wide effort in Coupeville

An Eagle Scout project from nine years ago was one of many…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 6:27pm

Murderer will return after winning part of appeal

An Oak Harbor man who killed his two grandfathers in 2011 and…

  • Jun 13th, 2017 1:12pm

Commissioners make grant for trail contingent on jet-noise statement

A project to build a portion of a trail system in Central…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 6:00pm