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Tax rate goes down, taxes go up

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

The bill’s in the mail, almost

Drivers slip, slide into pile-up on Highway 20

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

With temperatures finally back below freezing, it appears that several Whidbey drivers forgot how to drive on the ice.

X-Craft leaves Whidbey for Everett

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

The Navy’s Experimental Littoral Surface Craft was built at the Freeland boat yard and is now in Everett for evaluation trials.

Council pays Brooks more

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

Tourism consultant Roger Brooks will receive an extra $4,800 from the city of Oak Harbor thanks to a 4-1 vote in the proposal’s favor Tuesday night.

Penn Cove takes aim at hunters

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

Penn Cove is a prime hunting ground, but its residents are making an equally loud noise over the shotgun blasts the permeate the winter hunting season.

District art lessons color elementary-level classes

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

Teachers say lessons apply to every subject

Investigation launched on Nichols death

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

The Washington Department of Labor and Industries has launched an investigation into the death of a 22-year-old Coupeville man.

Cornet Bay dock rules enforced

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

Derelict boats’ days are numbered

Bomb threats annoy staff, students

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

Four high school bomb scares in three weeks have ticked off students and teachers alike.

Killer faces new charges

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Murdered own son 14 years ago

Levy keeps kids moving

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Running, jumping, leaping, bending, twisting, turning — keeping kids doing all this and more is a full-time job for six physical education teachers in Oak Harbor School District’s elementary schools.

Accident claims Coupeville man

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

A failed bolt cost a 22-year-old Coupeville man his life Monday.

Home from a war zone

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Four EA-6B Prowler jets with VAQ-133 returned after six months in Afghanistan.

Dialing for jail time

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

A 20-year-old Langley man may go to prison for a phone call he made from Island County jail.

CADA’s Comeback

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

After time of turmoil, abuse agency’s back on track

Coupeville officer fondly remembered

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Hundreds pay respects to Billy Ray Hibbs

Fire takes upper island power

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Residents left in the dark for an hour

Town loses one of its finest

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

They were some of the countless island residents, including children and teenagers, reeling from the sudden death of Coupeville Deputy Marshal William “Billy Ray” Hibbs on Wednesday afternoon. He was 37.

Earthquake was our fault

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

The island was shaken, but few were stirred when a magnitude 3.1 earthquake hit Central Whidbey Thursday morning.

Will you marry me?

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Homecoming brings proposal on tarmac

Island-built Sea Fighter ready to float

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

With 68,000 horsepower moving 1,100 tons, this is no toy boat.

Assault by spitting charged

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

An 18-year-old Coupeville man accused spitting blood at Coupeville Officer William Hibbs is facing a felony assault charge.

Public views plans for high school

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Safety, history among concerns

Kids safe after transit crash

  • Feb 5, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

An Island Transit bus carrying the students from Oak Harbor crashed into a hillside after its driver, Phil Kempbell, suffered an apparent seizure while coming to a stop at the corner of Barrington Avenue and Erie Street behind Wal-Mart.

Fifth grader brings pot to school

  • Feb 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

A Clover Valley Elementary School fifth grader has been expelled after coming to school with a small amount of marijuana and attempting to give it to other students to eat.

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