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Alumni return after 70 years

  • Sep 24, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

As the bell clanged outside the one-room San de Fuca school house Sunday afternoon, it almost seemed as if class were back in session — after a 70-year recess. The school’s students were a bit older. The school had a new coat of paint. But beyond that, little had changed.

Cohen, Morrison win primary

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Oak Harbor Mayor Patty Cohen and Councilman Bob Morrison will definitely be facing each other in the November election.

City deletes tennis courts

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Several Oak Harbor residents have noticed — and complained — that tennis courts are slowly disappearing from City Beach Park.

Beat the price of heat

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Radiant and geothermal devices offer savings

Midway High School gets a makeover

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Teachers, classes added to alternative school

Pool recall leaders throw in the towel

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Special election deemed too costly

Football returns to Oak Harbor

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

All remaining home games for the Oak Harbor High School football team will be played at Memorial Stadium.

Study positive on Keystone terminal move

  • Sep 20, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

Critics worry about birds, fish, traffic

News-Times wins awards

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

The Whidbey News-Times staff made a good showing again this year at the 2003 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association award ceremony Friday in Spokane.

Inspection routine goes back years

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:06PM

The structural integrity of Oak Harbor’s Memorial Stadium has been suspect for at least 15 years, Oak Harbor School District officials say.

Oak Harbor stadium plays host to blame game

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Quick fix, or long-term solution?

Teachers settle for more money

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Oak Harbor teachers on average will each take home $750 more this year, thanks to an agreement reached Friday with the school district.

Squadron ends tough tour near Korea

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

It was hard to tell who was more excited Monday afternoon: Families waiting in a hangar or people walking across the flight line at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station.

Cohen, Morrison lead in primary

  • Sep 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

As expected, Oak Harbor mayoral candidates Patty Cohen, the incumbent, and Councilman Bob Morrison made it through Tuesday’s primary election and will face each other in this November’s election.

Recall effort moves ahead

  • Sep 13, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Oak Harbor holds island's only primary

  • Sep 13, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

The only primary election on Whidbey Island will take place Tuesday in Oak Harbor as voters peruse a menu of three candidates for mayor.

Oak Harbor won't forget Sept. 11

  • Sep 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Rain did not deter sailors at the Whidbey Island Naval Air Station nor residents of Oak Harbor from paying their respects to the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

Oak Harbor fans watch Wildcats in Coupeville

  • Sep 13, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Memorial Stadium closed for safety reasons

Stands closed, game in doubt

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Coupeville plans school bond campaign

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Coupeville School Board members got an insider’s look Monday night at what it takes to win a bond levy election.

City delays new sidewalks

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Oak Harbor won’t be building sidewalks in the areas around Broad View Elementary and Oak Harbor Middle School this fall, as originally planned. The city council decided to delay the project until next fall after a bid from the project came in at about $170,000, which was $70,000 more than the city expected to pay.

Town subdivision passes hurdle

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

The town of Coupeville could see more homes cropping up in the next couple of years as a local developer is working on an 11-home subdivision on Pennington Hill.

Accident victims improve

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:05PM

Three young Oak Harbor men are showing improvement after a serious auto accident Sept. 3 on I-5 near Bellingham.

City to pour millions into water system

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Over the next six years, the city of Oak Harbor will spend about $4 million on improvements to the city’s water service, though city staff members are looking into grant opportunities that could lessen the financial blow.

Dealers post reward for car thieves

  • Sep 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:04PM

Car dealers in Oak Harbor are offering $2,000 in reward money for information about the thieves who stole cars from their lots.

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