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County's punch card ballots being punched out

  • Nov 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Yesterday may have been one of the last times Island County voters will punch a ballot card, thanks to a $260,000 federal package earmarked for polling updates.

Garbage report disputed

  • Nov 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Cost, ideas draw flak

Itty bitty quakes rattle Whidbey

  • Nov 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Blink, and you might have missed the small earthquakes that rumbled through Whidbey Island for a few seconds Sunday evening.

Oak Harbor woman loses Navy contract

  • Nov 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Claims foul play by larger company

Sign of the times

  • Nov 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Show drought is likely

Local politics dominate election

  • Nov 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Hot and heavy local politics will take the stage Tuesday when polling places open in Island County.

Senator hears Whidbey's health concerns

  • Nov 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell says she’s going to roll up her sleeves and keep fighting an effort to put steps into place to correct the health care situation on Whidbey Island.

Navy tests the wind

  • Nov 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Future turbine could make power for the base

Cats win!

  • Nov 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

State playoff game set for Saturday

Island murder convictions in doubt

  • Oct 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Supreme Court decision affects Farrow, Miley cases

Banks vs. Barlean

  • Oct 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

County’s hot race for prosecutor

Get a lawyer — it's free

  • Oct 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:29PM

Island attorneys help the needy

High school tax estimated

  • Oct 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Expect another 90 cents per $1,000

Unhappy about trails, residents stop plans

  • Oct 26, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

West Beach Road plans cut back

School kids play, study with sailors

  • Oct 26, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

The young Navy pilot didn’t stand a chance. He was surrounded. And seriously outnumbered.

Races attract big money in county

  • Oct 26, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Even though it’s considered an off-year, it’s been a pretty hot election season on Whidbey Island. Candidate forums have been crowded beyond capacity. Letters to the editor continue to pour in.

Hospital employees on cutting board

  • Oct 26, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

So far, it’s voluntary

Fractured family

  • Oct 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Fire District 2 transitions to only one chief

Have you seen this man?

  • Oct 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Detectives with Oak Harbor Police Department have released a composite sketch of a suspect from a strong-arm robbery at the Kmart parking lot Oct. 9.

Computer pictures city's criminals

  • Oct 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Sheriff still makes do with artists

Byrd or Thorn for commissioner?

  • Oct 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Byrd ready for tough decisions

Thorn or Byrd for commissioner?

  • Oct 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

Thorn banks on experience

10th District representative race

  • Oct 1, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:28PM

It’s a hard job, but these two want it

Riffe out to 'fix' treasurer's office

  • Oct 19, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:27PM

By her own assessment, an attitude of civic concern and public responsibility best characterizes the campaign of Linda Riffe, an Oak Harbor Democrat currently challenging incumbent Maxine Sauter for the job of Island County Treasurer.

Sauter sees no trouble in treasurer's office

  • Oct 19, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:27PM

Accuses opponent of falsehood

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