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How big is Big Rock?

  • Dec 26, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:48PM

Coupeville’s Big Rock is described by geologists as a “glacial erratic.” Such rocks were scattered hither and yon by the glacier that covered these parts more than 10,000 years ago.

Town frets over losing view of Big Rock

  • Dec 26, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:48PM

Coupeville development project would hide beloved chunk of granite.

Sex offender moves to Monroe Landing area

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Sheriff holds informational meeting Dec. 27

Holiday charities do well, buck national trend

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Apparently, Grinches are few and far between on Whidbey Island.

City declares financial emergency

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

The Oak Harbor City Council declared a state of financial emergency for the year 2002.

Oak Harbor raises taxes, fees in town

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Life just got a little more expensive in Oak Harbor.

NEWS BRIEFS Dec. 22, 2001

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

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Accident claims Oak Harbor man

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

A 63-year-old Oak Harbor man was killed in a head-on accident on Highway 20 in Skagit County Tuesday night, the State Patrol reported.

Robbery suspect nabbed by customers

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Customers at Market Place Food and Drug helped catch a masked robber who jumped over a counter and forced a clerk to give him cash at knifepoint on Monday.

Council retains park name, yabba dabba doo!

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

A year and a half after his death, outspoken former Oak Harbor City Councilman Rex Hankins is still at the center of controversy

Merry Christmas!

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Cutting through island's history

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Researchers dig into Ferry House's past

Sexual exploitation charged following chase

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

A 29-year-old Port Townsend man who led police on a high-speed chase across Central Whidbey was caught with a switchblade knife, illegal drugs and child pornography in his car, according to court records.

Sex offender decision is pending

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:47PM

Island County Superior Court Judge Alan Hancock will likely decide this Friday if a 20-year-old Oak Harbor man allegedly caught pants-down with a minor should register as a sex offender.

Kitty credited with saving woman in fire

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

An Oak Harbor resident may owe her life to a cat.

Pile drivers work on waterfront park project

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Whatcom Construction is at work this week driving piles to shore up the battered Libby Beach Park owned by Island County.

Keystone experiences weekend without a ferry

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Extremely high winds and rough seas forced a weekend closure of the Keystone ferry run to Port Townsend, though not before boat returning on Saturday morning crashed into “the dolphin,” the bumper that guides the ferry into the dock.

NEWS BRIEFS Dec. 19, 2001

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

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County's budget anguish continues

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Leaders agree to some cuts, finals due Dec. 24

Just like Rudolph's nose

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Christmas Village reviews are glowing

Jury acts quickly in murder trial

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Faith Ellison's murder a horrific example of domestic violence

Navy's satellite pharmacy is here to stay

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Military families and retirees now have another, more convenient option for picking up prescriptions, particularly refills.

Input error erroneously raised property values

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

A computer entry error resulted in overblown assessments for about 10 pieces of property in the Strawberry Point area, according to Island County Assessor Tom Baenen.

What should county cut?

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Prosecutor seeks protection for “core services”

Coupeville sewer plant work begins

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

The contractor arrived Monday to begin work on a major expansion of Coupeville’s sewer plant.

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