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New County parks superintendent grown on Whidbey

  • Jun 5, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

A love of plants and a love of Whidbey Island combined to make the perfect job opportunity for Terri Arnold, who recently became the new Island County Parks Superintendent.

Assault charges include torture

  • Jun 5, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Girl spends hours in small dog kennel

On D-Day they fought — and died — for Rosa

  • Jun 5, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Rosa Samrskja didn’t hear news of D-Day landings. She wasn’t compelled to listen to the radio like Americans and Britons. June 6, 1944, Rosa was 17 and didn’t know about the men dying in the water and on the beaches of Omaha, Sword, Gold, Utah and Juno.

Peoples runs for commissioner

  • Jun 5, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Rematch against incumbent McDowell

Last stands on Whidbey

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Rare flower blooms in five spots

County's subsidized housing list closed

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Too many want assistance

Tourism campaign in doubt

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Others may resent Oak Harbor move

Tourism campaign in doubt

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:35PM

Oak Harbor may pull out entirely

Tides take a plunge

  • Jun 2, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Lowest tides in almost 20 years arrive

Park gift catalog available in Oak Harbor

  • May 29, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Honor a loved one with bench, bush or shelter

Prospective airport owner has checkered past

  • May 29, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Seattle businessman Joel (pronounced Jo-el) Eisenberg gave Island County officials reason to feel hopeful about the long-awaited resurrection of the Oak Harbor airport, but not all those who know him are enthused.

Project delayed, businesses delighted

  • May 29, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Coupeville project restructured

Oak Harbor Fighter Ace honored

  • May 29, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Only enlisted Ace in World War II

Civilian airport options weighed

  • May 29, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Prospective owner speaks up

Cedar Program grows up, moves out

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

While Coupeville School District is celebrating the passage of a major school renovation bond, the district’s Cedar Program is also undergoing changes, with a move to bigger quarters planned for next fall.

Former diplomat explores U.S. foreign policy issues

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Most Americans don’t pay attention to foreign policy. They’re more interested in debt, health care and issues closer to home.

Mature eagle flies free

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Vet gets the lead out

Tapped out?

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Oak Harbor has yet to reach high-water mark

Fruit ripens, pickers needed

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:34PM

Strawberries weeks ahead of schedule

Gas Pains: Businesses, agencies feeling the pinch

  • May 26, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

For most drivers the escalating gas prices at the pumps are a “pain in the gas,” but it’s a tolerable pain — so far.

Coupeville bond's winning margin widens

  • May 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

One high school student was likely partially responsible for Tuesday’s big school bond win in Coupeville.

Whittick backs out of Greenbank Farm

  • May 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

Being a landlord can be an unpleasant task, as the Greenbank Farm Management Group discovered Thursday that alpaca owner Dick Whittick would be unable to open the long-planned fiber mill in barn number two.

Whittick backs out of Greenbank Farm

  • May 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

Being a landlord can be an unpleasant task, as the Greenbank Farm Management Group discovered Thursday that alpaca owner Dick Whittick would be unable to open the long-planned fiber mill in barn number two.

Public invited to highway talks

  • May 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

Whether it’s the scenic splendor of Deception Pass, picturesque plains of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve, or the historical atmosphere of Greenbank Farm, the highway stretching down Whidbey Island makes a pretty spectacular drive.

Custom Floors larger, easier to find

  • May 22, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:33PM

What used to be an unattractive used car lot along Highway 20 in Oak Harbor has been turned into a home for several new businesses.

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