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School levy boosts technology, maintenance

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

As Oak Harbor citizens weigh the value of renewing the Oak Harbor School District’s Maintenance and Operations Levy, many may wonder what their 75 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value is going toward.

Bomb threats evacuate schools

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

Hillcrest now included; reward grows to $750

School union authorizes strike

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

If there isn’t significant progress with contract negotiations between the Oak Harbor School District and the 282-member Public School Employees union, there could be a strike.

Poison claim prompts response

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

Mom, two children involved

Detention center under way

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

Work starts on juvenile jail

Accused claims assault by assault victim

  • Feb 19, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

Possible witness intimidation in the case of a bouncer accused of assaulting a patron caused a Superior County judge to continue the trial that was supposed to start this week.

ELAINE: Asphyxiated, not pregnant, autopsy shows

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

Elaine Sepulveda was murdered by asphyxiation and she was not pregnant when she died, though investigators are convinced that the suspected killer believed she was.

Levy money helps kids at both ends of grade scale

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

From Advanced Placement Chemistry to the state-mandated WASL, Oak Harbor High School has classes to help students at both ends of the academic spectrum.

Dialysis service returns

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:01PM

For the past several years, folks needing dialysis treatment had to travel off the island.

Killer’s new trial gets complicated

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Defense raises complex issues

Tax rate goes down, taxes go up

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

The bill’s in the mail, almost

Drivers slip, slide into pile-up on Highway 20

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

With temperatures finally back below freezing, it appears that several Whidbey drivers forgot how to drive on the ice.

X-Craft leaves Whidbey for Everett

  • Feb 16, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

The Navy’s Experimental Littoral Surface Craft was built at the Freeland boat yard and is now in Everett for evaluation trials.

Council pays Brooks more

  • Feb 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Tourism consultant Roger Brooks will receive an extra $4,800 from the city of Oak Harbor thanks to a 4-1 vote in the proposal’s favor Tuesday night.

Penn Cove takes aim at hunters

  • Feb 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Penn Cove is a prime hunting ground, but its residents are making an equally loud noise over the shotgun blasts the permeate the winter hunting season.

District art lessons color elementary-level classes

  • Feb 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Teachers say lessons apply to every subject

Investigation launched on Nichols death

  • Feb 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

The Washington Department of Labor and Industries has launched an investigation into the death of a 22-year-old Coupeville man.

Cornet Bay dock rules enforced

  • Feb 12, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Derelict boats’ days are numbered

Bomb threats annoy staff, students

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Four high school bomb scares in three weeks have ticked off students and teachers alike.

Killer faces new charges

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Murdered own son 14 years ago

Levy keeps kids moving

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Running, jumping, leaping, bending, twisting, turning — keeping kids doing all this and more is a full-time job for six physical education teachers in Oak Harbor School District’s elementary schools.

Accident claims Coupeville man

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

A failed bolt cost a 22-year-old Coupeville man his life Monday.

Home from a war zone

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

Four EA-6B Prowler jets with VAQ-133 returned after six months in Afghanistan.

Dialing for jail time

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

A 20-year-old Langley man may go to prison for a phone call he made from Island County jail.

CADA’s Comeback

  • Feb 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:59PM

After time of turmoil, abuse agency’s back on track

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