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Oak Harbor joins suit against I-722

  • Dec 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:11PM

The City of Oak Harbor has joined with many other cities across the state in a second lawsuit against Initiative 722.

Navy stalls city sewer extension

  • Dec 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

The Oak Harbor City Council once again put off finalizing a long-running plan to extend sanitary sewer service outside of Oak Harbor city limits after a Navy spokesman said the base has concerns about the idea.

School levy drive kicks off

  • Dec 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

"A group of about 90 or so parents, teachers, politicians and community members took a break from Christmas shopping and decorating to rally around the school levies Tuesday night. "

County OKs new $17 million budget

  • Dec 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

The Island County commissioners gave property owners an early Christmas present Monday morning. The three commissioners unanimously approved a property tax increase of 2 percent along with the entire 2001 budget.

Island pot grower may use 'Rasta' defense

  • Dec 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

The devil didn't make Michael Waters do it. Maybe God did. The 44-year-old Coupeville man may use the defense that marijuana is an integral and constitutionally protected part of his Rastafarian religion in a case filed against him in Island County Superior Court.

Coupeville Arts Center tabs new director

  • Dec 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

"Judy Eakin has found asylum on Whidbey Island, where she will use the contacts and experience from her years in the fast lane to help the local arts community. "

All together now

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Broad View Elementary kids join worldwide singalong

Slowik resigns from Oak Harbor School Board

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Steps down after seven years on the board.

Stadium proposal to share ballot

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Voters will decide on replacement for aging Memorial Stadium

"School board separates M&O levy, lunches"

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

"$1.5 million maintenance and operation levy and $225,000 hot lunch program levy will be separate on March ballot. "

Will GPS sites yield more evidence in Yates case?

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

"Detectives are trying to figure out the significance of 72 locations that Yates, a graduate of Oak Harbor High School, had recorded in a hand-held GPS receiver. "

Editorial

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Here's 38 reasons to be thankful

Editor's Column

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Car dealer controversy hits home at News-Times

Top o' the morn

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Our Thanksgiving pudding lasted for several Christmases

Faithful Living

  • Dec 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Memories that lie unused can come out at amazing times

Ring those bells - Salvation Army kettles signal season of giving

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Oak Harbor resident Glenn Tews rings a bell in front of the Oak Harbor Post Office Tuesday afternoon while collecting donations in a Salvation Army kettle. Money collected locally goes mainly to emergency services and to help the disadvantaged.

City readies for big cuts

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:10PM

Employee lay-offs seem just around the corner

Barge: Police can't afford cutback

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Oak Harbor's police chief says everything his department does as a core service

Property assessments hit the mail

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Initiative 722 brings more options to statements

"Jailer disappears, temporarily"

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

An Island County Sheriff's corrections deputy's failure to show up for work spwns a day-long search

County fees to pay for court facilitator

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Marriage and filing fees go up.

In Good Thyme

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Scandalous secrets of the alluring avocado revealed!

People and Places

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Take time to get involved in your town

Oak Harbor man charged with burglary following attack

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

He allegedly broke in to ex-girlfriend's home and assaulted her friend.

Island Scanner

  • Nov 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:09PM

Local police and fire reports

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