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Thomas leaves for cowboy country

  • Jul 13, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Don’t be surprised if the director of the Oak Harbor Senior Center comes to work today wearing a cowboy hat, cowboy boots and a Western-style shirt with lots of snaps.

Judge orders mental exam for accused

  • Jul 13, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

A forensic psychologist will evaluate a 27-year-old Oak Harbor man who police arrested after a brief hostage situation last month.

Madrona Way road work arrives

  • Jul 13, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Motorists heading to Coupeville on Madrona Way can’t avoid road construction activities.

Teen terrorizer faces prison

  • Jul 13, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Prosecutors charged Jamen Clark July 5 with first-degree burglary. Judge Vickie Churchill set his bail at $100,000.

Woman pleads not guilty to charges

  • Jul 13, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Prosecutors charged Sherri Diedrick June 15 with assault in the third degree, assault in the fourth degree and harassment.

Help House awaits ‘Christmas’ giving

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Help House volunteers hope shelves fill after the 15th annual “Christmas in July Food and Fund Drive” takes place.

More cat halves found

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Oak Harbor residents discovered three more dead cats this week that had been cut or gnawed in half, bringing the total number of kitty carcasses reported in the last six weeks to at least seven.

Water leak sends firefighters diving

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:24PM

Broken line creates massive flood

High risk sex offenders due here

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley is planning a meeting next Thursday night to notify North and Central Whidbey residents of two high risk sex offenders who may move to the island this month.

Boys & Girls Club near for Coupeville

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

The town of Coupeville may soon have a safe place for their young people to go and have fun.

Home owner bloodied but fends off intruder

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

William Pape came home Thursday to find something nobody ever wants to find in their house — an intruder.

County targets RV camping

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Case sent to county prosecutor to handle

Firefighters quell brush fire

  • Jul 9, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

A small brush fire nearly burst out of control on Grasser’s Hill Friday, but crews were able to douse the flames before gusty winds blew them up the hill.

Rescue crews keep man alive

  • Jul 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Oak Harbor Fire crews who worked to save the life of a 72-year-old bicyclist Thursday succeeded enough to get him transported to Whidbey General Hospital.

Bankers lead the parade

  • Jul 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Beeksma, Cann serve as grand marshals

New taxes grab at wallets

  • Jul 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

The gas tax is only one thing that got more expensive yesterday when tax hikes the Washington Legislature passed earlier this year took effect.

Stadium vote set for Nov. 8

  • Jul 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

School district seeks $6.5 million

Propane torch ignited blaze

  • Jul 2, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

A fire broke out at a home on West Beach Road after a man was using a propane torch to burn the weeds along the foundation of the home Thursday.

Escaped inmate still at large

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

A man that officials do not consider dangerous is still at large after fleeing a work release detail last Thursday.

Ready for a hot 4th

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Firefighters prepare for as safe weekend

Catman pounces on Whidbey

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

Maybe you’ve seen him on Ripley’s

Fire helps train firefighters

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:23PM

A small building burned to the ground Monday evening in Oak Harbor. Before it was destroyed, it provided valuable training for local firefighters.

A game of hide and seek the smell

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:22PM

The search dogs almost always win

Coupeville educates small students

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:22PM

In recent years teachers have noticed more kindergarten students not fully prepared to attend Coupeville Elementary School.

Big Rock building slated to begin

  • Jun 29, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:22PM

A controversial new building in front of Coupeville’s landmark “Big Rock” is scheduled to start soon.

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