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People and Places

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:55PM

Birthday Club is still happy after 50 years

In Good Thyme

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:55PM

You can create an all-season container garden.

Oak Harbor gets a blueprint for change

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:55PM

Visiting architects provide plenty of suggestions for the revitalization of Oak Harbor.

Hospital bond passes

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:55PM

"Whidbey Island voters gave a resounding yes to Whidbey General Hospital's request for a $5 million bond, and appeared to favor incumbents in 10th District races for state House and Senate. "

"County races: McDowell, Rowlands emerge"

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:55PM

Incumbent District 2 Island County Commissioner Mac McDowell fought off a strong challenge from Marv Koorn in the Republican primary.

Oak Harbor's Pintler voted school union leader

  • Sep 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"Mary Ann Pintler, an instructional assistant for the Oak Harbor School District, won an election for Zone Eight director at a recent Public School Employees of Washington Union convention in Spokane. "

Helping hands at Dairy Valley

  • Sep 16, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"Only in Oak Harbor. That's what Barbara Stewart has to say about the way the community has pitched in to help run Dairy Valley after her husband, Paul, was diagnosed with cancer and died April 17. "

Oak Harbor water rates set to rise

  • Sep 16, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"The cost of standing in the shower in Oak Harbor is likely to go up again, even with entanglements laid in place by Initiative 695. "

Visiting architects focus on Oak Harbor's downtown

  • Sep 16, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

The results of an exercise to see what Oak Harbor community members see as the strength and weaknesses of the city focused on one area - the downtown waterfront

Wildcat spirit hits the Web

  • Sep 16, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

School spirit and Oak Harbor High School alumnus Lee Eygabroad Jr. go hand in hand.

Hospital measure worthy of support

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

The Whidbey General Hospital Board wants to issue just over $5 million in bonds to pay for expansion and remodeling of the hospital in Coupeville. Informed voters will vote yes.

Editor's column

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

A little civility never hurt anyone

Time to put your lawn to bed for the winter

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"I try not to get crabby as winter approaches. After all, I tell myself, when the garden is dormant I'll actually have a life inside our house. "

Attorney hired to assist low-income county residents

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"The Northwest Justice Project, which provides free civil legal help to low-income people across Washington, announced last week the hiring of attorney Kimberly Lloyd to work in Island County. "

Couple charged with harboring runaway

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"An Oak Harbor couple who police say harbored a runaway girl they previously had been accused of abusing are facing charges for custodial interference, while the man has also been charged with pulling a gun on police. "

Oak Harbor's performing arts center

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:54PM

"Would you go see the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, a touring Gilbert and Sullivan musical or Tony Bennett in Oak Harbor if there was a new theater on the waterfront? "

Break-in stabbing alarms neighborhood

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

An early morning break-in at an Oak Harbor home turned into a melee between the intruder and the residents and ended with a stabbing.

Upchurch Scientific sold to Denver firm

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

"Upchurch Scientific, one of the largest private employers on Whidbey Island, was recently purchased by a Denver-based investment company for an undisclosed amount of cash. "

WASL scores trend upward

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

The results are in.WASL test scores for Oak Harbor and Coupeville schools are mostly up from last year.

"Anderson, Sehlin debate at Oak Harbor senior home"

  • Sep 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

Candidates for state representative talked about prescription drug costs and wages for caregivers at a forum at the Summer Hill Retirement and Assisted Living Community in Oak Harbor on Monday.

Top 'o the morn

  • Sep 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

The Garry Oaks

Sailor gets set to meet the stars

  • Sep 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

NAS Whidbey's Tawanna Gallassero chosen to represent the Navy at Sunday night's Emmy Awards.

Greenbank Farm president resigns

  • Sep 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

John Teutsch says he hopes new volunteers will get involved.

Kinkele's killers plead guilty

  • Sep 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

Anacortes brothers escaped a trial and the possibility of the death penalty Thursday by pleading guilty to the murder.

Jasmine gives new meaning to 'cat-napping'

  • Sep 9, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

Anacortes cat turns up on Whidbey.

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