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Poorly loaded cement blamed for fatal crash

  • Mar 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:05PM

The husband of an Oak Harbor woman who died from injuries sustained in an April 10, 2002, accident on Highway 20 is suing the company that sold her bags of cement and loaded them into her horse trailer.

Track costs pose high hurdle

  • Mar 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:05PM

The track next to North Whidbey Middle School is popular with students and health conscious residents, but years of constant use have taken a toll.

Paramedic talks move ahead

  • Mar 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:05PM

Island County’s paramedics union is moving ahead with contract talks with little conflict with Whidbey General Hospital.

Punch produces felony charge

  • Mar 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

A 40-year-old Coupeville man accused of punching a woman in the face is facing a felony charge in Island County Superior Court.

Levy sails along

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

District looks to future

Design board eyes school plans

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Coupeville Design Review Board and the public will examine updated designs for a new Coupeville High School next week.

Kayakers cheat death

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

When vessel assist captain John Aydelotte saw the overturned kayak, his stomach knotted. “That’s not a good thing,” he said.

BTK Connection

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Oak Harbor police chief once tracked killer

Freshman and sophomores attend academy next year

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Freshmen and sophomores will start attending an academy next school year designed to help them pass the Washington Assessment of Student Learning.

Citizens angered by road closure

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

The apparently imminent closure of Old Cornet Bay Road has sparked a fire in some local residents.

Council pledges allegiance to Brooks’ plan

  • Mar 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Instead of getting down to the nuts and bolts, Oak Harbor City Council members re pledged their support Tuesday night for consultant Roger Brooks’ $32 million tourism master plan.

Voters OK school levy

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

It looks like the Oak Harbor School District levy will easily pass, though the counting is not over yet.

County hires scientist

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Leg work for critical areas update underway

Adult home’s license imperiled

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

State officials are trying to remove the caretaker’s license from Alicia’s Adult Family Home in Oak Harbor.

Taste of Oak Harbor

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Friday afternoon, I tasted oakiness, grassiness and tannins but I didn’t taste any wine. The flavors and aromas came directly from the oak itself.

‘Bid For Kids’ raises thousands

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:04PM

Rumble said the approximate amount of funds the auction raised is $87,000. This amount includes $30,000 that Island Thrift donated as matching funds.

Water panel begins final plan

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

Island County has enough water to last a long time, but the questions of will it be drinkable and will it be clean remain unanswered.

Highway property owners seek change to comp plan

  • Mar 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

The owners of four chunks of land along Highway 20 in Oak Harbor want to change the Comprehensive Plan to allow different uses on their properties.

Bomb threat suspect expelled

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

A 14-year-old girl was expelled from Oak Harbor High School and arrested for making a bomb threat, but that hasn’t ended the problem.

Kids not hurt in bus accident

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

A school bus carrying three pre-schoolers was involved in an accident Thursday, leaving the kids unhurt and the bus driver with minor injuries.

Island Heroes

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

Islanders awarded for heroic acts at the Real Heroes Breakfast 2005

Roundabouts enthuse traffic planners

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

Just like driving in Europe

School union ratifies contract

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

The Public School Employees Union overwhelmingly approved a new contract with the Oak Harbor School District Tuesday evening.

Voters decide Tuesday on levy

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

Backers head to Wal-Mart today

Tourism plan budget questioned

  • Mar 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:03PM

Supporters admit to a few holes

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