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Elected officials receive raise

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Island County Commissioners, along with other elected officials, will receive a 5-percent raise as the result of a 1994 resolution, which gives them the raise every other year instead of annually like other county employees.

Church burglary charges amended

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Prints found on Lucky Charms

‘I relieve you, sir’

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

New commanding officer takes over NAS Whidbey Island

Plane crashes, pilot hospitalized

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

An Oak Harbor man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center Wednesday afternoon after his single-engine plane crashed at the Oak Harbor Air Park on Monroe Landing Road.

Candidates for Congress differ

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

The conflict in Iraq, a hidden fight in Afghanistan, possible closure of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station and abortion. Welcome to the U.S. House of Representatives.

Runoff could eliminate primary

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Vote sought for next year

Flu shots only for most needy

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Whidbey Island is still adjusting to the flu vaccine shortage created last week when a major supplier suspended shipments to the United States.

The greatest pumpkin

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Oak Harbor clan claims pumpkin crown

Car hits man at bus stop

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Police seek hit-and-run driver

Candidate accused of favoring base closure

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Enell denies charge by Koetje, Beeksma

Impact Aid unknown

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

One month into the school year, Oak Harbor school officials have a huge funding question they’re trying to answer: How much will they receive in federal Impact Aid revenue this year?

A triple blessing

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Couple brings home triplets

New commanding officer arrives

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

When the naval air station changes command next week, a bit of Navy history will take place. Instead of one jet jockey relieving another, Wednesday’s ceremony will see the more than 60-year-old air station return to its roots as a “P3 person” will take over from a “Prowler person.”

Voters must register in person

  • Oct 6, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Mail-in deadline passes

Sinclair gets little GOP support, candidate claims

  • Oct 6, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Former candidate for U.S. Congress Larry Klepinger said the Republican party is not putting enough of its support behind Island County Treasurer Suzanne Sinclair’s bid for Rick Larsen’s seat.

Flu vaccine shortage hits

  • Oct 6, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Flu vaccinations may not be available this year at Whidbey Community Physicians in Oak Harbor or through clinics sponsored by Island County Health Department.

TB victims face isolation

  • Sep 25, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

For those afflicted with tuberculosis, the coughing, sweating and weight loss are only the beginning of the troubles.

Tuberculosis alive and well

  • Sep 25, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

County now treating five

Animal shelter changes loom

  • Sep 25, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Improvements prompted by upset public

Sheriff overruled on fireworks

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

The show will go on

Grant survives county critics

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

A grant Island County earned came under fire during the county’s Board of Health meeting Monday.

Statue honors CCC boys

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Shrouded in a brown tarp and secured with rope, a bronze statue of a 1930s Civilian Conservation Corps boy stands hidden from the imminent rain and the curious eyes of CCC alumni and their families.

Water laser kills pain

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Many people are hesitant to go to the dentist because of the searing pain that may result from being needled in the gums.

Voters dislike new primary

  • Sep 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:45PM

County’s party leaders like it

Highway job starts with history at San de Fuca

  • Sep 18, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:45PM

In many parts of the state, realigning a roadway to eliminate dangerous areas would be a routine matter.

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