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Demand low for conservation cash

  • Mar 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

Only two applications for Conservation Futures funding were received by Island County Parks Department this year, which amounts to a total grant request of about $83,000 from an available $400,000, said Parks Director Lee McFarland on Thursday.

Baby mistreatment sentence exceptional

  • Mar 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

Flores gets 20 times the standard

BC Bud in Cornet Bay

  • Mar 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

Alert rangers stop smugglers

County spray trucks are on course for 2002

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

To spray or not to spray?

Still no Hankins memorial

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

The proposal to name an Oak Harbor city park or recreational area after the late Councilman Rex Hankins isn’t exactly dead, but the city’s volunteer parks board recently recommended doing away with the latest idea.

Kmart spared

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

Great garbage debate

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:01PM

Keep it closed, city demands

In the heart of Whidbey

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Central Whidbey offers new food bank for needy folks

Learn to survive

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Courses will be taught at Deception Pass

Survival of the smartest

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Learn the ways of the woods

Hitching a ride

  • Mar 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Adults climb aboard to learn about school transportation

Meetings on high school remodel have slow start

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Catch a meeting Upcoming Oak Harbor High School Facilities meetings: l Tuesday, March 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Oak Harbor High School, Parker Hall l Tuesday, March 19, 4-5 p.m., Oak Harbor Senior Center l Tuesday, March 26, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Hillcrest Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room

Three beaches may close to fishing

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Fans of salmon fishing likely will lose some ground in Island County this month.

Hope's slim for rural counties bill

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

New bill would give county $400,000

Big chill

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

City may freeze hiring, spending

Bringing women in history to life

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Celebrating Women's History Month

March snow disrupts traffic

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:00PM

Snow that turned into ice on Highway 20 caused five accidents and ended up closing the highway in the Deception Pass area for about a half an hour Thursday morning.

House burns but deputy counts his blessings

  • Mar 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

He still has his family

Accident injures 2, slows traffic

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

On Monday afternoon a nasty, three-car pile-up in the northbound lane of Highway 20 near Haga Road sent three people to Whidbey General Hospital and did an estimated $10,700 in damages to the trio of automobiles involved.

NEWS BRIEFS: March 6, 2002

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

MacDowell, Cohen plug base while in D.C.

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

Two local officials are in Washington, D.C. this week to talk with congressional representatives and Department of Defense decision-makers in an effort to keep Whidbey Island Naval Air Station off any future base closure list.

Coupeville really flexed its mussels

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

The winners are ... ? Still being tallied. A committee is sorting through chowder-smeared ballots and calculating the points. The 2002 Mussel Chowder-Off Contest and Recipe Contest winners will be announced March 14, at the Central Whidbey Chamber of Commerce meeting, at 8 a.m. Call 678-5434.

After 5 years, police still seek Deborah's killer

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

Five years ago this month, a 7-year-old girl named Deborah Palmer disappeared while she was walking to Oak Harbor Elementary School.

A world in his Palm

  • Mar 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

Students navigate with Palm Pilots

Red Cross honors real heroes

  • Mar 1, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:59PM

Islanders quietly help their fellow man, woman and child

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