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City chips in lodging tax for promotional campaign

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

"County and cities will spend about $180,000 a year to promote Whidbey as a tourist destination. "

"Education summit draws noted author, speaker"

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

"Author and national lecturer on education, will be the keynote speaker at this year's Every Child Can Reach the Summit. "

New Web site links those in need to help

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

"The Web site is called the Community Online Resource Database, or CORD. "

Burn ban lifted

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

Island County Sheriff's Department lifted the burn ban Sept. 6 and the Oak Harbor Fire Department followed suit.

New group aims to stem tide of DUIs

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

Impaired Driving Impact Panel of Island County hopes to put a face on the victims and others affected by drunk driving.

Mad Max picks up award

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

Oak Harbor man is honored again for his conservation work.

Locke decries negative political ads

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:53PM

"Speaking at historic Freeland Hall during a fund-raiser, Gov. Gary Locke told a crowd that he will never run a negative campaign ad ever. "

Whidbey General gets MRI of its own

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

"Sept. 19 bond would give it a room, too. "

From Saddam to the big screen?

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Oak Harbor grad Barge pursues acting career.

In Good Thyme

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Buddleia bush is a butterfly buffet.

Local school buses are safe

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Transportation officials say their buses have been checked for defective brakes.

Oak Harbor Middle School holds open house

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Newly remodeled school is ready for students and inspection.

Island Scanner

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Local police and fire reports.

Editor's Column

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

"Obituaries sporadic, but we're working on it. "

Editorial

  • Sep 6, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

City shouldn't settle for economic mediocrity.

City budget crunch could get tighter

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

"Son of 695 could be a windfall for city property owners and utility rate payers, but would make city budget much worse. "

Changing the world - through golf

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Whidbey Island men want to bring back ethics to athletics and life

"Anderson, Sehlin in critical contest"

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

But first Sehlin must get past Fleet in primary.

Road weary and seeking a fix

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

State seeks input from islanders on transportation options.

Troopers seek hit-and-run information

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Police want information on a hit-and-run accident involving a motorcycle on Highway 20 near Troxell Road Wednesday night.

Top 'o the morn

  • Sep 2, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

"Practice makes perfect, but it can take a long time "

Editor's column

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:52PM

Seeing a movie star in his underpants.

"Cold Cases: Unsolved murders, disappearances haunt island"

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:51PM

"Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley stands at the site near Goldie Road where the body of 23-year-old Darrin Gerhke was found in June of 1995. Despite efforts by police, no one has been charged. "

Growth looms large in county primary

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:51PM

Republicans McDowell and Koorn voice their opions on growth and other issues.

Wilcox pushes for growth planning

  • Aug 30, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:51PM

Democrat keeps campaigning through Republican primary.

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