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Firefighters build girl's wish

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Kaitlin Richmond had a wish that came true on her fourth birthday. That wish was a new playset so she could play outside with her brothers and sisters.

Race Week off to an ideal start

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Perfect weather pleases sailors

Baby alpacas pop up at farm

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Three down, 10 still to go

Coupeville school budget set

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

No final comments made at meeting

Land buys OK'd

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Commissioners approve trailhead, marsh, rookery purchases

Plane crash lands in Penn Cove

  • Jul 23, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Two people, dog survive watery landing

School proposal spreads the pain

  • Jul 19, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Police officer, teaching spots on the block

Visitors adjust to paying at parks

  • Jul 19, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

A new presence is making itself known in state parks throughout Washington. This park addition — the parking lot pay station — is still in its debut season, and critics and the public are still determining their judgements and sentiments.

Vandals trash city parks

  • Jul 19, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Since July 3, vandals have caused more than $3,000 in damages to City Beach and Flintstone parks on Oak Harbor’s downtown waterfront.

Offer made for new pool director

  • Jul 18, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Hoquiam man’s decision awaited

Greenbank alpacas have hair-razing experience

  • Jul 16, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

They recover quickly from sheer misery

Hospital audit points out negative margins

  • Jul 16, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Whidbey General Hospital officials heard a familiar story during its Monday evening regular board meeting — the hospital needs to find a way to bring in more revenue while cutting operating costs.

Island loses one of its leaders

  • Jul 16, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Grant could spare golden paintbrush

  • Jul 16, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Land trust eyes SPU scenic property

Navy to the rescue

  • Jul 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Whidbey helicopter crew saves hiker

Highway project costs city

  • Jul 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Water line move required

Coupeville town planner opts for Oak Harbor

  • Jul 11, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:57PM

Larry Cort, Coupeville’s land use planner for the past seven-and-a-half years, is resigning to take a senior planning position with the city of Oak Harbor.

A tale of two cities

  • Jul 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

Oak Harbor's pound struggles while WAIF succeeds

Tires vs. mosquitoes

  • Jul 9, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

In an effort to control mosquito populations in Island County, officials are offering a tire discount to help residents eliminate a popular breeding ground for the disease-spreading insects.

Coupeville students want to be heard

  • Jul 9, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

Lunch lengthened for more talk time

Fourth keeps emergency crews hopping

  • Jul 9, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

Dry weather and a proliferation of illegal fireworks combined to make this Fourth of July weekend an especially busy time for law enforcement and firefighters on Whidbey Island.

Morrison stesses leadership

  • Jul 9, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

So far, 3 campaigning for mayor

Students sing out to save choral director

  • Jun 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

The Oak Harbor School Board got an earful Monday night from a stream of speakers who vehemently opposed the district’s recent decision to remove high school choral director James Pruss from his position.

Sno-Isle ponders porn policy

  • Jun 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

Court ruling may require some changes

Not all succeed with attempts

  • Jun 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:56PM

Trooper, Ranger honored for stopping jumper

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