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Conard’s salary boost questioned

  • Feb 18, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:48PM

Unanimous decision doubles mayor’s money

Road workers save woman in distress

  • Feb 18, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:48PM

The hospital’s Stryker brigade

  • Feb 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:48PM

New stretchers dodge bed limitations

Chase fingers I.D. theft ring

  • Feb 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:48PM

A slow-speed chase around Oak Harbor Jan. 18 led police to a large identity-theft and check-forgery ring that extends from Whidbey Island to Portland, according to police.

Candidate’s 911 response investigated

  • Feb 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:48PM

Sheriff won’t release name for now

Newspapers ordered off Coupeville sidewalk

  • Feb 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Town exceeds its authority with action

Woman dies in early morning apartment fire

  • Feb 11, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

A 39-year-old woman was overcome by smoke and died early Wednesday morning in a fierce fire that consumed her Oak Harbor apartment.

Conduct code stirs council debate

  • Feb 11, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Light fluffy sheep beat regulations

  • Feb 11, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Another win for Coupeville schools

  • Feb 8, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Voters in the Coupeville School District have always approved levies. It looks like that streak will continue as preliminary results show the maintenance and operations levy renewal is passing.

War casualties hit home

  • Feb 8, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Kyle Brown was a skinny, gangly kid who struggled to join the U.S. Marine Corps. He died just after his 22nd birthday — a hero in Iraq.

Storm wreaks havoc on Whidbey

  • Feb 8, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Windy weqther wallops, thousands lose power over Super Bowl weekend

Young accident victim had a zest for life

  • Feb 8, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Service Friday at Oak Harbor High School

Dental clinic opens soon

  • Feb 4, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Make an appointment in March for relief if you lack money for dental care. Sea Mar Community Health Centers will open a low-income dental clinic in Oak Harbor

Brew, burger, road wanted

  • Feb 4, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Should the city of Oak Harbor spend $225,000 on hamburgers, beer and pavement? Next Tuesday, council members will decide whether to help pay for an extension of

Flyers first pints take flight

  • Feb 4, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

It’s here. The beer is here. Thursday evening Flyers Restaurnt and Brewery officially launched production of three aces in its brewing squadron.

Rape’s painful toll described in court

  • Feb 3, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

Asuncion sentenced to four years

Kids integral in planning new play area

  • Feb 3, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

The children of Oak Harbor want a playground designed with a sinking ship smashing into a castle, a submarine, a volcano and a Garry oak tree house.

Prospective sheriffs: Dennis makes it four

  • Feb 3, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:47PM

He’s been called the most enthusiastic man on Whidbey Island. Chief Deputy William “De” Dennis, Island County jail administrator, recently announced that he’s joined three other Republican men in vying for the county’s top cop positio

Bride in a fishbowl

  • Jan 28, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

Coupeville woman lives behind glass

Remorseful Wimmer gets 25 years

  • Jan 28, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

Robert Wimmer did not ask for leniency as he stood in court at the end of an emotional hearing Thursday and apologized for his crimes against his wife, Holly McFadden.

Transient rapist linked to Central Whidbey crimes

  • Jan 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

A 25-year-old transient man arrested in Bellingham on suspicion of a vicious rape last week may be the homeless burglar and kidnapper who spooked Central Whidbey residents in the summer of 2002, according to law enforcement officials.

Vandals paint town green

  • Jan 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

Illicit effort linked to Vikings

Muzzall dairy herd sold

  • Jan 26, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

Whidbey Island has one less dairy farm. The Muzzall family, which farms several hundred acres north of Penn Cove and south of Oak Harbor, has reached an agreement to sell its herd of approximately 150 dairy cattle

Harsher penalties may not work, some say

  • Jan 21, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:46PM

Lawmakers in Olympia are arguing over dozens of bills aimed at toughening sex offender laws, but some law and justice officials on Whidbey Island aren’t very impressed.

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