Story Archives

Archive Results — 27426 thru 27450 of about 30650 items

Captain relieved of his command

  • Mar 15, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

Capt. Charles Martello, the commander of Patrol and Reconnaissance Wing 10, was abruptly relieved of his command March 13 following proceedings in San Diego that determined that he had falsified an official government document and displayed conduct that was unbecoming an officer.

Waiting is Hell too

  • Mar 15, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

How families cope with deployment

Court-martial sends man to prison

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

A chief petty officer (E-7) stationed at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station was sentenced to 11 years in federal prison last week.

School bond flunks

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

A sad group of school bond supporters conceded defeat Tuesday night as voters rejected the $45 million high school remodel bond measure.

City, artists discuss tree's remains

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

A ground swell of public comments about what to do with the post office oak tree after it’s cut down has both opened up possibilities and complicated things, Oak Harbor Mayor Patty Cohen said last week.

Larsen talks Impact Aid, impending war

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

Several members of Oak Harbor School Board, Superintendent Rick Schulte and school staff met with U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen Monday to discuss Impact Aid. At least, that was the scheduled topic. In one hour out of Larsen’s busy schedule the conversation ranged from the proposed cuts to Impact Aid to the growing stress that is showing up in area schools as students wait for war.

County eyes Camano beach property

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:42PM

Whidbey projects still in the running

Midnight drama at Deception Pass

  • Mar 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Police talk man out of jumping

Where's the utility tax?

  • Mar 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Not on the city's agenda as expected

New rentals rare in Coupeville

  • Mar 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Cottages aimed at older folks

Keep off the grass

  • Mar 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Junked cars may need new rusting places

Flyers feel less welcome overseas

  • Mar 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Scorpions back from Iraq, Afghanistan

How will they vote?

  • Mar 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

School bond campaign in final days

School bands team up for jazz night

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Multi-school concert celebrates music, generates scholarships

Coupeville High School shows its age

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

School district struggles to maintain schools

SPU expansion faces hurdle

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

For the past month, Whidbey Environmental Action Network has been arguing against the proposed development at Seattle Pacific University’s Casey Conference Center near Coupeville.

Arrested judge won't fill in here

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

State Supreme Court Justice Bobbe Bridge won’t be hearing cases in Island County Superior Court next fall. Bridge, who has a home on Whidbey Island, agreed to be a volunteer judge pro tem — basically a fill-in judge — for the local court.

Pain at the pump

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Price hikes hit public agencies

Pain in the Pump

  • Mar 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:41PM

Customers gripe as gas prices soar

Child care subsidies cut

  • Mar 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

Oak Harbor single mom Kelley Bugg would kill to have a day job so she could be home at night to tuck in her 5-year-old daughter Alexandra, but as a food server, she doesn’t get to set her own schedule.

A second birthday for Kaitie

  • Mar 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

Stem cell transplant gives family hope

Prowlers leave on Nimitz

  • Mar 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

Another squadron of Prowlers has deployed from Whidbey Naval Air Station, for parts unknown, or at least undisclosed.

Classic car gets 'keyed' at Keystone

  • Mar 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

Monday was such a warm, sunny winter’s day that Rob Davison called his insurance company, got a day’s worth of coverage for his classic 1965 Pontiac Tempest convertible, removed the wraps, and drove to the Keystone ferry landing to have a picnic with his girlfriend.

Mr. March is top firefighter

  • Mar 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

“Mr. March” was honored as “member of the year” at the Central Whidbey Fire and Rescue fourteenth annual banquet Monday, Feb. 24.

Counting undersea suckers

  • Feb 22, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:40PM

Divers enjoy Keystone’s diversity

Read the Aug 1
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates