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Oak Harbor holds island's only primary

  • Sep 13, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

The only primary election on Whidbey Island will take place Tuesday in Oak Harbor as voters peruse a menu of three candidates for mayor.

Oak Harbor won't forget Sept. 11

  • Sep 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Rain did not deter sailors at the Whidbey Island Naval Air Station nor residents of Oak Harbor from paying their respects to the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

Oak Harbor fans watch Wildcats in Coupeville

  • Sep 13, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Memorial Stadium closed for safety reasons

Stands closed, game in doubt

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Coupeville plans school bond campaign

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Coupeville School Board members got an insider’s look Monday night at what it takes to win a bond levy election.

City delays new sidewalks

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Oak Harbor won’t be building sidewalks in the areas around Broad View Elementary and Oak Harbor Middle School this fall, as originally planned. The city council decided to delay the project until next fall after a bid from the project came in at about $170,000, which was $70,000 more than the city expected to pay.

Town subdivision passes hurdle

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

The town of Coupeville could see more homes cropping up in the next couple of years as a local developer is working on an 11-home subdivision on Pennington Hill.

Accident victims improve

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Three young Oak Harbor men are showing improvement after a serious auto accident Sept. 3 on I-5 near Bellingham.

City to pour millions into water system

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Over the next six years, the city of Oak Harbor will spend about $4 million on improvements to the city’s water service, though city staff members are looking into grant opportunities that could lessen the financial blow.

Dealers post reward for car thieves

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Car dealers in Oak Harbor are offering $2,000 in reward money for information about the thieves who stole cars from their lots.

The whole town smiles

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Coupeville celebrates 150 years as a small town

Janes-Blackburn quits two jobs

  • Sep 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

The woman who had one of the most unusual and controversial combination of jobs in Oak Harbor city government has taken a job off the island.

Hospital board asks candidate to withdraw

  • Sep 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

In an unusual development in a local political race, Peter Borden, president of the Whidbey General Hospital board, has asked Doctor Paul Zaveruha to withdraw from the hospital commissioner’s race.

Only two will survive this election

  • Sep 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Primary to eliminate one mayoral candidate

Missing speed bump angers neighbors

  • Sep 6, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

City says it posed a hazard

Oak Harbor teacher talks break down

  • Sep 6, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Federal mediator called in over extra days dispute

Wheat harvest arrives in Coupeville

  • Sep 6, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

It isn’t the Palouse country in Eastern Washington, with miles of wheat as far as the eye can see, but it’s a tradition in Coupeville, one carried out again this year with last week’s harvest of “the staff of life.”

Gerber quits race for mayor

  • Sep 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Shifts support to Morrison

Judge admonishes recall petitioner

  • Sep 6, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

Friends of the Pool gather signatures, maybe before it’s time

'Killer' seaweed attacks

  • Aug 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

But fish die of natural causes

Epidurals boost hospital business

  • Aug 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

Since doctor Richard Goldstein retired as an obstetrician/gynecologist in 1998, he found that he missed the profession.

Navy seeks pool discount

  • Aug 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

The commanding officer of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station wants Navy members and their families to get a bargain if they swim in Vanderzicht Memorial Pool or bask in the hot tub.

State board shoots down Camp Casey plan

  • Aug 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

WEAN wins in tussle with SPU

Larsen explains drug bills

  • Aug 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

House, Senate plans still differ

Oak Harbor school budget adopted after much debate

  • Aug 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:03PM

Student body dip anticipated

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