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Whidbey home sales slow down

  • Jun 17, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

Home sales are down in Central and North Whidbey.

Hungry for bargains

  • Jun 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

Prices are not equal at local grocery stores.

EDC report: work to do

  • Jun 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

Help may be coming for local business in the form of new marketing efforts and meetings to hammer out the differences between business needs and governmental policy.

State track results

  • Jun 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

State scores

New local phone company vies for GTE's business

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

"For the first time ever, business customers on North and Central Whidbey have an alternative to buy local and long-distance phone service from"

Wolves challenging for playoffs

  • Apr 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

Sports Digest: Coupeville softball team bombs Darrington

Healing the Natural Way

  • Apr 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

"Island's beauty attracts practitioners of alternative medicine, which is gaining greater acceptance in mainstream medical circles"

Fuel from French Fries

  • Apr 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

"Bob McConchie says he's tired of depending on foreign oil, so he's making an alternative fuel of his own out of used cooking oilMcConchie holds up a sample of finished fuel, at left, and the starting material - old cooking oil from Kathi's Kitchen Restaurant in Oak Harbor"

Business is building in Oak Harbor

  • Mar 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:09PM

"New bank, new Office Max and two new retail complexes are going up this year on various Oak Harbor sites."

A Two-Cab Town

  • Mar 25, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Oak Harbor gets a second cab company - again.

What's your home worth?

  • Mar 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"Windermere Real Estate's site includes a wealth of information on the local housing market, including average sale prices, average time on the market and number of sales. From the main site, click on Neighborhood trends.''"

Off Welfare and Back to Work

  • Feb 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Island County leads the pack in getting Welfare recipients back into the workforce

A tasteful course

  • Feb 25, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Skagit Valley College extends its cuilinary arts program to the Oak Harbor campus

Preserving memories

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Scrapbooking is a fast growing and increasingly sophisticated hobby

Whidbey on the Web

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Local businesses take to the Web to broaden their customer base

Chamber's new director wants to exploit Internet

  • Dec 23, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"Cyberspace can help small businesses expand, she says"

Whidbey's 'Latrine Queen' patents Wee Winkle Tinkle

  • Dec 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"This woman's invention sings while you ... while you ... well, read the story."

From pen to platter

  • Dec 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

Oak Harbor couple serves up fresh turkey for holiday feasts

"How much should you be paid, Part II"

  • Dec 3, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"... Or, try this site from Redmond-based Economic Research Institute for comparison"

How much should you be paid?

  • Dec 3, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"Find up-to-date average salary comparisons for more than 3,000 job categories in any of 4,800 cities."

Navy unveils plans for a 50-room lodge

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

$5.5 million building designed to house sailors being reassigned

Coachman owner sues over city's hotel tax

  • Dec 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"If suit works, 2-percent hotel tax hike might be blocked countywide"

Coupeville approves room tax hike

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:08PM

"Extra 2 percent may help boost Island County tourism, if other government agencies go along."

Video wars

  • Nov 5, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:07PM

"The number of local video stores thins by one as Quality Video calls it quits, blaming competition from new Blockbuster stores."

Island man builds business out of wine grapevine

  • Oct 29, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:07PM

"If you want to know more about wine, here's the guy to call"

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