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Switching countries

  • Jan 3, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

"... Oak Harbor teacher heads down under, while Aussie takes her place "

"Burglary suspects run, can't hide"

  • Jan 3, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

Two arrested and facing felony burglary charges

In Good Thyme

  • Jan 3, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

"Wipe that squash, harvest that coffee "

Whidbey man disappears

  • Jan 2, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

Carl Jesberg of Freeland has been missing since Dec. 21.

Island Scanner

  • Jan 3, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

Local police and fire reports

Editorial

  • Jan 3, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

Time for farm to get down to business

Almanac deadlines approaching

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

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Molester moves but doesn't tell

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

A convicted child molester who had been living in Oak Harbor is facing a felony charge for moving without alerting the Island County Sheriff’s Office.

Rifle threat leads to jail time

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

A 24-year-old Clinton man who threatened his wife with a loaded rifle will be spending the next nine months in the county jail.

Long shot grant could buy road

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:25PM

Were it not for the lack of a side road in the 1.7 miles between Houston and Race roads, it would be possible to drive all the way to Clinton without using Highway 525 and Highway 20.

About 500 folks attended Thanksgiving at the Elks

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

A group of Oak Harbor volunteers and business leaders that banded together to provide a Thanksgiving meal to any community member that needed or wanted it, report the event went extremely well.

NEWS BRIEFS Nov. 24, 2001, issue

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

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Williamson wins in Coupeville

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

Election results in Island County have been tallied and certified, bringing to a close a handful of local races that went right down to the wire.

County environmental health fees rise 8 percent

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

Permits issued by the Island County Health Department will cost more come next year, as county commissioners approved an across-the-board rate increase of 8 percent for all environmental health services.

County fights back on road spray debate

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

For the second time in a week, a group of Whidbey Island residents confronted Island County officials to air their concerns about the county’s current policy of spraying roadside weeds with what they deem harmful industrial pesticides.

Welfare reform hits home

  • Nov 23, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

A state policy debate about welfare reform may seem theoretical, but the potential human impact is evident in the eyes of an Oak Harbor welfare mom caring for her severely disabled son.

Making tracks: hobbyist opens set to public

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

He calls it a “hobby.” He spends thousands of dollars on this hobby, meticulously recreating real-life landscapes and mass transit systems in his basement at an exact scale of 1 to 87. It involves carpentry, electrical wiring, painting and artistry. It all sounds very adult, but it doesn’t change the fact: Jack Tingstad plays with toys, but with an intensity few children can match.

Opponents vow to keep fighting county’s road spraying habits

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

A coalition of Whidbey Island citizens, many designating themselves as “chemically sensitive,” gathered at a Island County Board of Commissioners meeting on Monday to demand a stop to the county’s current practice of spraying roadside vegetation with chemical compounds, which they deem harmful to human beings and the island’s ecosystem.

Choking allegation results in charge

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

A Clinton man accused of choking his girlfriend after she threatened to leave him pleaded not guilty to two felony charges in Island County Superior Court on Nov. 16.

Move could stem south side growth

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

Do you mind the occasional traffic jams on Highway 20 in front of Albertson’s in Oak Harbor?

Coupeville, county will plan together in joint jurisdiction

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

An interlocal agreement establishing a Joint Planning Area between the city of Coupeville and Island County government is on its way to becoming reality.

NEWS BRIEFS Nov. 21, 2001, issue

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:24PM

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Colonial Critters cook like the Pilgrims

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:23PM

When the Pilgrims and Native Americans shared the first Thanksgiving meal, they probably didn’t have any tubs of Cool Whip, cans of gelatinous cranberries or Stove Top stuffing.

Help House helps make Thanksgiving happen

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:23PM

Hundreds of North Whidbey residents will enjoy Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow thanks to Help House and the many citizens who support its efforts to feed the hungry.

County bankrolls tourism brochure

  • Nov 21, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:23PM

Commissioners hand out $84,000 in lodging tax revenues

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