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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

Quick thinking man saves elderly woman

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

Cecile Carleton has her very own “lifesaver” at Oak Harbor Assisted Living, which is part of Oak Harbor Retirement Community.

School levy vote goes to Senate

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

Same bill failed last year

Senior drug talks

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

Cantwell takes on Medicare law

Council to re-vote on Yacht Club lease

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

A 20-year lease on a piece of valuable city-owned property will come up before Oak Harbor City Council again next Tuesday because of a conflict of interest issue.

New proposal for oak tree

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

The toppling of the landmark Garry oak tree at the Oak Harbor post office and the conversion of its wood into artwork may end up on PBS TV someday.

No place like Home Connection

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

Kindergartner Molly Vagt finishes molding her slab of fruit-scented Play-Doh and cleans up, getting ready for lunch.

An expanding island problem

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

More than half of residents may be overweight

Couny health report has 'alarming' findings

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

A giant report recently released by the Island County Health Department provides a statistical overview of human health in the county for the purpose of improving health care.

Wireless on Whidbey?

  • Jan 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:19PM

Internet café connects

Conservation district to hold election

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

The Whidbey Conservation district is looking for people to run for an open supervisor position in February. The Conservation District, which helps area farmers manage natural resources on their property, is looking for local farmers to run for the open seat that is up for election this year.

County hopes junk car rules will resolve complaints

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

New public hearing scheduled for proposed ordinance

Kids' book not banned

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Board backs decision to keep book on sexuality

Assault worries dog owners

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Woman unhurt in Bayview confrontation

Oak Harbor man found guilty of child rape charges

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

After a day and a half of deliberation, a jury found a 39-year-old former Navy man guilty of three counts of child rape Tuesday.

Local lawmakers set priorities

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Focus on session will be budget, schools

Teen loses fight with cancer

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Family, friends remember "amazing" attitude

Stadium focus shifts to high school

  • Jan 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

The plan to construct a complete athletic complex at Oak Harbor High School took a giant baby step forward Monday, as the school board decided to put on hold any plans to build an interim facility at Memorial Stadium.

Expanding senior center reconsidered

  • Jan 10, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Many of Oak Harbor’s older folks play bingo and pinochle, exercise, make crafts, plan trips, polish rocks and engage in all kinds of other activities in one of the most crowded senior centers in the Northwest.

Companies continue to eye Oak Harbor

  • Jan 10, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

In a positive sign for Oak Harbor economy, businesses small and large continue to express interest in moving into the city.

Friends of Krueger Farm celebrate effort

  • Jan 10, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:18PM

Three months of hard work looks to have paid off as Friends of Krueger Farm cleared its first hurdle to purchase a 33-acre parcel of land on the western edge of Coupeville.

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