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Snow's more fun than troublesome on island

  • Jan 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Despite near-blizzard conditions and a seven-inch blanket of snow on North Whidbey, firefighters and law enforcement officials were pleasantly surprised that the weather caused few problems Tuesday.

Locke pledges funds for bases

  • Jan 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Island County would get money, expertise

Rotary goes to bat for school sports

  • Jan 7, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Group offers to raise funds for athletic complex at high school

Ortho doc opens island practice

  • Jan 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Doctor recruitment effort pays off

Strip off holiday pounds

  • Jan 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Exercise business opens today

Shoreline program created

  • Jan 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Stewardship areas add protection, not new restrictions

History goes to ground

  • Jan 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Oaks planted on Smith Prairie

State park fees, year one

  • Jan 3, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

State 30 percent shy of projected revenues

City wins lawsuit over sewer lift upgrade

  • Dec 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

A United States District Court judge recently dismissed a lawsuit against the city of Oak Harbor in a summary judgement decision, effectively ending a long-standing dispute over a sewer lift station.

Ferry food service gets brief reprieve

  • Dec 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Tuesday Lorriane Stromberg pondered her future, as Washington State Ferries and Maryland-based food vendor Sodexho worked to reach an agreement to extend services into the New Year.

Mad cow threat may hurt local farmers

  • Dec 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Stores report little concern

Krueger Farm deadline nears

  • Dec 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:17PM

Group $50,000 short of goal

2003: Year in review

  • Dec 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

A look back in time

New species spotted

  • Dec 31, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Northern mockingbird heads north for winter

Base closure criteria announced

  • Dec 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

The Department of Defense yesterday released the guidelines by which it will make decisions on base realignment and closure in 2005.

Many still far from home

  • Dec 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Many local families will be spending Christmas minus a father, mother, brother, sister or loved one still serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Home for the holidays

  • Dec 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Respite from one of Iraq’s hottest spots

Council renews Yacht Club lease

  • Dec 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Despite the objections of one vocal councilman, Oak Harbor Yacht Club recently obtained a 20-year contract with the city of Oak Harbor to lease a valuable piece waterfront land for $2,575 a year.

Sno-Isle changes porn policy

  • Dec 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Library to comply with Internet protection

County loses parking fee at park

  • Dec 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Cornet Bay Road users must pay state

Skagit Valley College honors diversity

  • Dec 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Students from Oak Harbor and Coupeville high schools were recently crowned “Champions of Diversity” by Skagit Valley College.

Whidbey Prowlers leave carrier for Afghanistan

  • Dec 27, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Operating from old Soviet base

Judge impressed by change in defendant

  • Dec 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Nevertheless, man gets more than six years

Crowd makes waves at Keystone Ferry meeting

  • Dec 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

Harbor too small for bigger boats on the way

Boys expelled for carrying knives

  • Dec 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:16PM

“Target list” found at middle school

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