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Wallie Funk donates collection to museums

  • Feb 18, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:22PM

Anyone who lived in Oak Harbor from 1965 to 1990 will probably remember meeting Wallie Funk at one time or another.

Court reversal lets Oak Harbor grow

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:22PM

The city of Oak Harbor may have a growth spurt soon. Next Tuesday, City Council members will decide whether to move forward with two annexation requests that together will add nearly 30 acres to the city.

Are we there yet?

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Another month with no Port-Greenbank agreement

Murray proposes tripling ferry funding

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), has included an amendment to a Senate bill which would more than triple the federal investment in ferry transportation across the country, according to a release from her office Friday.

Highway 20 work planned

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Public comments accepted until March 31

Haugen works to block ferry move

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Wants state funding pulled

Sehlin won't run again in 2004

  • Feb 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Strow enters race; Haugen will run again

VP-46 sets safety record

  • Feb 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Whidbey Island Naval Air Station’s VP-46, the “Grey Knights,” celebrated a Pacific Fleet-record 40 years without a Class A mishap Friday, an achievement that is all the more remarkable because on April 16, 2003, a Grey Knight P-3 Orion was the first Navy aircraft to land at Baghdad International Airport.

When bounty hunters knock

  • Feb 11, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Legislature considers restraints

Porpoise deaths still a mystery

  • Feb 11, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

No “definitive link” seen between Navy sonar, mammal deaths last May

Island Democrats support Kerry

  • Feb 11, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Island County Democratic Party officials were surprised when they showed up for the Feb. 7 caucus in Oak Harbor.

Fire!

  • Feb 11, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Greenbank family lucky to escape

Fire!

  • Feb 11, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Heroes, foresight, spare Cam-Bey

Junk clean-up costs escalate

  • Feb 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

As workers finish their second week cleaning up a residential property on Henni Road, they realized there is more junk on the land than anticipated.

Large amount of meth recovered in bust

  • Feb 8, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Two Oak Harbor residents were arrested Wednesday in a drug bust in which police recovered an unusually large amount of methamphetamine.

Police go for shock value

  • Feb 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Oak Harbor police get new Tasers

Islanders question Keystone project

  • Feb 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:21PM

Close to 250 people submitted comments to Washington State Ferries regarding the agency’s plan to possibly move the Keystone terminal in order to accommodate larger ferries on the run to Port Townsend. Some were in favor of the move, but many were against it.

Bill would change GMA for sake of Ebey's Landing

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Coupeville officials have a dilemma: How do they meet the requirements of the Growth Management Act and follow the goals of the Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve?

School gay club nears reality

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

A 7-1 favorable vote from the Associated Student Body officers has cleared the way for creation of a Gay-Straight Alliance chapter at Oak Harbor High School.

Downtown claims library site

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Advisory panel changes its mind

Where the boys and girls are

  • Feb 4, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Saturday auction boosts Boys & Girls Club

Kids campaign for orcas

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

A second grade class at Crescent Harbor Elementary is very close to making the orca whale the official state marine mammal.

City, schools embark on fiber optic project

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

The city of Oak Harbor and the Oak Harbor School District may join forces to construct a state-of-the-art, fiber optic network to connect all city and school buildings in cyberspace.

City staff support Yacht Club lease

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

The Oak Harbor Yacht Club’s lease agreement will return to the City Council next Tuesday for a decision on whether or not the contract is valid.

Cedar Program marks its first year

  • Jan 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:20PM

Popularity soars, now has 57 students

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