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Junk clean-up costs escalate

  • Feb 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

As workers finish their second week cleaning up a residential property on Henni Road, they realized there is more junk on the land than anticipated.

Large amount of meth recovered in bust

  • Feb 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Two Oak Harbor residents were arrested Wednesday in a drug bust in which police recovered an unusually large amount of methamphetamine.

Police go for shock value

  • Feb 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Oak Harbor police get new Tasers

Islanders question Keystone project

  • Feb 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Close to 250 people submitted comments to Washington State Ferries regarding the agency’s plan to possibly move the Keystone terminal in order to accommodate larger ferries on the run to Port Townsend. Some were in favor of the move, but many were against it.

Bill would change GMA for sake of Ebey's Landing

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Coupeville officials have a dilemma: How do they meet the requirements of the Growth Management Act and follow the goals of the Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve?

School gay club nears reality

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

A 7-1 favorable vote from the Associated Student Body officers has cleared the way for creation of a Gay-Straight Alliance chapter at Oak Harbor High School.

Downtown claims library site

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Advisory panel changes its mind

Where the boys and girls are

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Saturday auction boosts Boys & Girls Club

Kids campaign for orcas

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

A second grade class at Crescent Harbor Elementary is very close to making the orca whale the official state marine mammal.

City, schools embark on fiber optic project

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

The city of Oak Harbor and the Oak Harbor School District may join forces to construct a state-of-the-art, fiber optic network to connect all city and school buildings in cyberspace.

City staff support Yacht Club lease

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

The Oak Harbor Yacht Club’s lease agreement will return to the City Council next Tuesday for a decision on whether or not the contract is valid.

Cedar Program marks its first year

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Popularity soars, now has 57 students

Wreck closes bridge

  • Jan 30, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Wind blamed, hundreds delayed for 7 hours

A few of our favorite scenes

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Citizens chime in on scenic highway study

New Oak Harbor student rep sworn in

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Oak Harbor High School junior Heather McClure was sworn in Monday night as the 15th student representative on the Oak Harbor School Board. She replaces outgoing student representative, senior Sarah Krieg.

News Briefs

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Camp Casey rezone repealed

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Expansion still desired

Principal's last year

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Devlin to retire from high school; One of several key staff ending career

Politics go local with caucuses

  • Jan 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

As the race for the Democratic presidential front runner continues to dominate national news, Island County Democrats expect a groundswell of people upset with the Bush Administration to be involved in the Feb. 7 precinct caucuses.

Post office oak will become art project

  • Jan 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

The humongous Garry oak tree at the Oak Harbor Post Office will probably be losing its limbs in the next few weeks, but much of the trunk will stay in place. Hopefully for a long time.

Taking out the trash

  • Jan 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

County cleans up home dump

A tale of two library sites

  • Jan 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

Nobody seems to be the clear winner in a tug of war over the future site of a new 30,000-square-foot library in Oak Harbor, but residents got the chance to give their opinions Wednesday night.

Fighting Phoenix return for last time

  • Jan 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

It was a bittersweet homecoming this week for the aviators of VAQ-128’s “Fighting Phoenix” at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.

Future of Yacht Club lease foggy

  • Jan 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

City council seeks a compromise

Transportation budget faces rough road

  • Jan 21, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

Highways fund falls short

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