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What to do with all that money

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

School board likely to cut from cuts

Island lands clean up funds

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

Private beach owners to benefit

Many file early

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

Filing opens island's election season

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

As people enjoy the hot July weather, things are starting to heat up for the fall as candidates started filing for public office this week. The filing period began Monday morning and candidates have until 4:30 p.m., Aug. 1, to file for office.

Park district may pay for duo's defense

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

North Whidbey Park and Recreation board members are re-doing a special meeting held Sunday to decide whether the district should use taxpayer dollars to pay for the expense of defending two commissioners against a recall attempt.

Whidbey aircrew safe, Prowler lost in Persian Gulf

  • Jul 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

Four Prowler aviators from Whidbey Island were rescued unharmed from the Persian Gulf after their EA-6B went into the sea during routine flight operations Sunday.

Coupeville keeps the faith

  • Jul 30, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

St. Mary’s recreates priest’s arrival

Errant firework smokes city

  • Jul 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:59PM

With heat waves blurring images of firefighters beating out flames in a field dangerously close to Cathy and Richard Fakkema’s farm, a brush fire made quick work of turning the brittle stalks of grass into a black field of ash Tuesday.

Youth rally finds abundance of providers

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

With the last day of school and the Fourth of July faded into the past, Oak Harbor parents are starting to hear a familiar summer sound: “I’m bored. There’s nothing to do.”

Caring for island pasture

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Carol Osterman fills her days by looking at — and discussing — dirt, weeds and manure.

New store puts its mark on Oak Harbor

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Embroidery shop opens in downtown

Seniors hunt for doctors

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Local physicians shortchanged on reimbursements

Seniors hunt for doctors

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

But new recruits should help Medicare patients on Whidbey

Schools get windfall

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Budget crisis averted?

Group tries to recall Park commissioners

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

California Gov. Gray Davis may not be the only one facing a recall vote this fall.

Wet jet won't fly again

  • Jul 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

It took three days, two nights, and five separate entities pulling together to recover the jet that fell from the sky and into Penn Cove Tuesday.

Light travels

  • Jul 26, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:58PM

Admiralty Head Lighthouse gets a light loan

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.

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