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AT&T laying groundwork for expanded cable service

  • Jan 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"This time next year, North Whidbey residents will have 162 TV channels to choose from. And they'll pay for the privilege."

Victory Homes to get $33 million rebuild

  • Jan 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"The oldest Navy enlisted housing in Oak Harbor appears destined to become some of its newest. Victory Homes, a collection of 198 small houses situated on a knoll above Skagit Valley College, will be demolished and replaced as part of a two-year project."

County man declared sexually violent predator

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

Jury sends rapist back to state institution for unspecified stay

Help for veterans found lacking

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"County fund is flush, but it aids few on Whidbey"

Transit: Island County board grapples with fare idea

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"To charge or not to charge? Bus directors still don't know, but suspect a sales tax request is in the offing to keep buses on local roads."

Transit: Wenatchee system expects fewer riders with new fares

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"Forced to move away from free fares, Wenatchee bus officials say riders will pay more ... but fewer will ride."

Ferry riders may lose Mukilteo Dock to construction

  • Jan 20, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

Traffic may be temporarily rerouted to Edmonds while work goes on.

LIVE FIRE!

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

Feel what it's like to be inside a burning building. See today's Police & Courts section

'I'll be your teacher today'

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

"Substitute teachers lead varied lives, as schools scramble to find enough to fill classrooms"

"Substitutes: French today, P.E. tommorrow"

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:25PM

Fill-in teachers bring plenty of training and flexiblity to part-time jobs

Wild wind whips island

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"Storm blows down trees, power lines, traps two in car on West Beach Road"

Firefighters need a few good volunteers

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"Central Whidbey Fire & Rescue, like most island fire departments, depends on able-bodied volunteers to protect homes and rescue the injured."

LIVE FIRE!

  • Jan 13, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Central Whidbey volunteers enter a burning home to practice their skills — and feel the heat

"Police blotter, Jan. 8, 2000"

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"A view of island streets, as seen through emergency reports"

Housing Pay: Allowances cut on Whidbey

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"Navy cuts Basic Allowance for Housing rates on Whidbey for new transfers and people with changing family conditions, saying that housing costs here don't justify higher pay"

Housing pay: How did they figure?

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Local property managers say Navy never surveyed them about local rental rates

New Mayor: Cohen says she wants a vision

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"City's new leader inherits a thinning treasury, divided council"

New Mayor: Council looks ahead

  • Jan 7, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Oak Harbor council members bring different agendas to the table as a new year gets under way.

City backs away from B&O tax

  • Jan 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"Businesses get a break, but everyone else will pay higher utility fees"

View from 1891

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Editors a century ago had dreams of a huge Whidbey metropolis

View from Today

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Beware what you wish for — it might come true.

Turn of a Century: The future

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

New Navy planes; a gentrified economy; health care and business in cyberspace — key people tell us what the future holds for Whidbey

Turn of a Century: A look back

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

Some of Whidbey's oldest residents say that not all 20th century changes were for the better.

Ebey's Landing preserves more land

  • Dec 30, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:24PM

"A branch of the Engle family sells development rights on 103 acres of prime Ebey's Prairie land to the historical reserve, preserving it forever."

Bridge Views

  • Dec 29, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:23PM

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