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Hot lunches in the schools?

  • May 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

Oak Harbor report outlines how meals could be served to students.

Vietnam: 1975-2000

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"25 years after the fall of Saigon, Whidbey veterans look back and remember"

A new hotel for Oak Harbor's waterfront?

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

Chamber group says it has secured rights to land at curve of Bayshore; trying to attract someone to build a major convention center

Babyland cemetery ready to go

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

Donated markers memorialize infant graves at Maple Leaf Cemetery - especially those who lie in unmarked graves.

Foster Care: Rebuilding families

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Oak Harbor's Gina and Jeff Riffel are one of more than 40 foster families who take on children and their problems - sometimes, for a day; sometimes forever."

"Foster familes: Island has more than most, but still needs more"

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Like most places, Island County's social workers are overloaded with cases, and there aren't enough foster families to go around. But there are more than most areas of the state can boast"

Councilman bounding back from cancer

  • May 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Oak Harbor City Councilman Rex Hankins says he's recovering from a bout with lung cancer, and he's ready to return to the fray."

A Serial Killer from Whidbey?

  • Apr 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Robert L. Yates, the man Spokane police suspect of being a serial killer who has claimed 18 victims in the past 10 years, graduated from Oak Harbor High School in 1970. Friends who knew him then say they can't believe the high school baseball team's pitching star would be capable of such a thing."

Murder victim's Oak Harbor family is shocked at arrest

  • Apr 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

The sister of one of the Spokane women Robert L. Yates is suspected of killing says the irony of finding herself in the city where Yates grew up is still affecting her

State of the Base

  • Apr 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"Salter says little growth or loss is expected at NAS Whidbey, but lots of change nonetheless"

Sehlin is out of congressional race

  • Apr 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

Oak Harbor Republican was only Whidbey candidate for Second District seat - says money is forcing him out

Police blotters

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

"What's happening on Whidbey Island streets, as viewed through E-911 calls. For the week of April 19, 2000"

We're looking for some good advice

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

Community Advisory Board is a way for readers to have regular influence on their local paper

Bridge Views

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:31PM

There are changes in some News-Times features

Signs of Crowding

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

"As Island County sheriff's deputies answer more and more 'social work' disputes and fewer serious crimes, 'calling all cars' takes on a new meaning"

Area drug sweep nets 19 arrests

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

"Oak Harbor, NAS WHidbey police say a smorgasbord of drugs seized in weekend raids."

Plastic cones protect new cedar seedlings

  • Apr 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

Whidbey Island Naval Air Station's replanting program designed to grow new forest

Tsunami!

  • Apr 15, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

New signs warn locals and visitors to get away from the water if the ground starts shaking. Big waves have hit here before; geologists believe they will again

Police blotter

  • Apr 15, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

"For April 15, 2000"

Swastika incident sparks discipline

  • Apr 15, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

"School says there's no crime in what was basically a stupid high school prank, but in a dangerous age of potential Columbines, discipline was necessary"

A Family from the Web

  • Apr 15, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:30PM

"When Darcy Zook's children spotted photos of two Bulgarian orphans on the Internet, they told their mother they had to bring them home - even if it mneant giving up their Christmas toys. Now, they're looking for the final help they need."

A Whale of a Mess

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

"Whidbey Island Congressman Jack Metcalf is stuck with large smelly carcass that washed up last weekend, right in his front yard. Now the question becomes, who will get rid of it?"

Top Care: Oak Harbor physician assistant's caring ways draw statewide praise

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

"After the numbness of Vietnam, Dick Gerlach set out to help"

Oak Harbor ratepayers may get relief

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

"State bills would cut into last year's 7 percent increase in sewer, water bills"

County says more rural houses are OK

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

"Commissioners vote again to try one-home-per-five-acres plan, despite state board's past objections"

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