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"Police blotter, Oct. 6"

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

"Life on Whidbey, through the pages of 911 logs"

Island Forum

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

Do Oak Harbor School Board candidates believe the schools should ask voters for a property tax levy?

Bridge Views

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

"I-695: 12 bucks, musically inclined punks and lots of miles of bad road"

"Same law, different fees"

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

Penalties on impounded cars depend on who makes the arrest

The Doctors' Bill: Salary guarantee adds up for this recruit

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

New doctor says she could not have moved here without help to get started.

The Doctors' Bill

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

"Whidbey General spends up to $860,000 to recruit doctors"

Bruins squeak past Cats

  • Oct 2, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

"Two fourth quarter plays and seven turnovers sealed the fate of the Oak Harbor football team Friday, as the Wildcats lost to Cascade 14-0."

Sewer plan could hike Coupeville rates

  • Oct 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

"If Coupeville has to expand its treatment plant as rapidly as the state says it might, the town's already high sewer rates could rocket up by more than 60 percent."

Jobs: What the candidates say

  • Oct 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

Can the city of Oak Harbor do anything to encourage the growth of better-paying jobs in the Island County economy? This is what the candidates say.

"Plenty of work, not much cash"

  • Oct 1, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

"State statistics say Island County has generated thousands of jobs since the early 1970s. But most are in low-paying sectors, like retail. And even in higher-paying sectors, island wages lack several thousand dollars a year below state averages."

Bridge Views

  • Sep 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

Here's what we'll do for you this election season

Health care may get new chiefs

  • Sep 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

"After years of being run by the Island County Commissioners, the Island County Health Department's governing board may get some new, mecially savvy members"

Want more police?

  • Sep 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

Oak Harbor tells schools they will have to ante up if they want a federal police grant to put officers in the middle school hallways

She's Simply the Best

  • Sep 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:17PM

"Coupeville Middle School teacher Terry Welch's kinetic, hands-on teaching style makes her the teachers' pick for the best science instructor in the state."

"Police blotter, Sept. 29"

  • Sep 28, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"The life and times of Whidbey Island, as viewed through its 911 calls"

Highway 525 construction delays try driver's patience

  • Sep 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"Highway crews push to finish before rains return, but traffic delays lengthen to 30 minutes in the meantime."

"Police logs, Sept. 25"

  • Sep 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"Whidbey Island, through 911 calls"

County may drag feet on juvenile jail

  • Sep 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"Concern over state money casts chill on building plans, even though local voters agreed last year to raise their sales taxes to pay for it."

High school is a city within a city

  • Sep 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

Complicated world can lead to predictable problems

Looking for Early Warnings

  • Sep 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"A $136,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice will give Oak Harbor police a chance to study the causes of school crime and violence this year. The hope is that by getting involved early, tragic school shootings that have happened elsewhere in the country will never happen here."

Student test scores

  • Sep 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

State test results for individual schools and school districts on the State Superintendent of Instruction's web site.

A killing on the base

  • Sep 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"Enlisted man drives wife's body to Whidbey Island Naval Air Station's main gate, apparently after she was strangled to death, officials say."

Island's papers are pretty good — really

  • Sep 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

Washington Newspaper Publishers Association reflect quality of all three island newspapers.

"Police blotter, Sept. 22"

  • Sep 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

"A view of Whidbey, through the records of 911 calls"

Few conclusions from student test scores

  • Sep 22, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:16PM

Educators say they see little need for immediate change.

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