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Kitty credited with saving woman in fire

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

An Oak Harbor resident may owe her life to a cat.

Pile drivers work on waterfront park project

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Whatcom Construction is at work this week driving piles to shore up the battered Libby Beach Park owned by Island County.

Keystone experiences weekend without a ferry

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Extremely high winds and rough seas forced a weekend closure of the Keystone ferry run to Port Townsend, though not before boat returning on Saturday morning crashed into “the dolphin,” the bumper that guides the ferry into the dock.

NEWS BRIEFS Dec. 19, 2001

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Information for you to use

County's budget anguish continues

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Leaders agree to some cuts, finals due Dec. 24

Just like Rudolph's nose

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Christmas Village reviews are glowing

Jury acts quickly in murder trial

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Faith Ellison's murder a horrific example of domestic violence

Navy's satellite pharmacy is here to stay

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Military families and retirees now have another, more convenient option for picking up prescriptions, particularly refills.

Input error erroneously raised property values

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

A computer entry error resulted in overblown assessments for about 10 pieces of property in the Strawberry Point area, according to Island County Assessor Tom Baenen.

What should county cut?

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

Prosecutor seeks protection for “core services”

Coupeville sewer plant work begins

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

The contractor arrived Monday to begin work on a major expansion of Coupeville’s sewer plant.

NEWS BRIEFS Dec. 15, 2001

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:46PM

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Clinic set to close in January.

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

Oak Harbor doctors will work at Island Hospital Medical Office Building.

Krispy Kreme doughnut delivery delights dozens

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

When it comes to helping children, Oak Harbor residents are willing to make sacrifices. Even if it means taking on added calories by consuming some of the freshest, most delectable doughnuts in the world.

One very windy night

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

Houses and cars suffer in season’s biggest storm yet.

Eagles now gathering on the Skagit River

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

During the first official eagle count Dec. 5 along the Skagit River from Newhalem to SedroWoolley 152 eagle were seen.

Patients protest, but doctors still leaving

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

The likely departure of two Oak Harbor-based physicians due to a contract glitch compelled a handful of concerned citizens to air their grievances at a meeting of the Whidbey General Hospital District’s board of directors on Monday.

Oak Harbor School District attacks pests

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

New control plan puts poisons last

Summit Assistance Dogs

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

How to get in touch with the program

A different kind of puppy love

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:45PM

Kids, dogs train each other in Oak Harbor

NEWS BRIEFS Dec. 12, 2001

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:44PM

Information in brief

Land value hikes shock some land owners

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:44PM

Land assessments double or triple what they were a year ago have sent some people scurrying to the Island County Assessor’s Office to complain.

Anglers face island closures

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:44PM

State proposes 3 marine preserves for Whidbey Island

Law & justice on the cutting board

  • Dec 12, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:44PM

One sheriff’s deputy and one deputy prosecuting attorney are among those likely to fall victim to Island County budget cuts.

Missionaries to Muslim, Hindu nations will speak Dec. 10, 13

  • Dec 8, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:44PM

Dr. Jeffrey S. Garden of Oak Harbor will answer questions about Islam and the Islamic world on Monday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m., at First Reformed Church in Oak Harbor. Rev. Darryl Rodman of Oak Harbor will speak on his experiences in India on Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Oak Harbor.

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