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Republican challenges Thorn for county commissioner

  • Jul 20, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:18PM

A Navy veteran and 5-year resident of North Whidbey is challenging incumbent Democrat Bill Thorn for the District 3 seat on the Island County Board of Commissioners in November’s general election.

College saves with 4-day week

  • Jul 20, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:18PM

Oak Harbor’s Skagit Valley College campus is on a four-day work week until Aug. 31, the result of a directive handed down from college officials as a cost-saving measure.

Lavender attracts highway motorists

  • Jul 20, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:18PM

Lavender farmer Gordon Edwards was happy that rainfall returned to normal this year.

Navy cleanup cost $85 million

  • Jul 20, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Superfund work into its second decade

Fire districts nix sales tax hike

  • Jul 20, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Issue won't go to voters

Sports editor battles injury

  • Jul 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Matt Moss, sports editor of the Whidbey News-Times and a 1992 graduate of South Whidbey High School, is recovering from a broken neck at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

New Oak Harbor library destined for voters

  • Jul 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

$8 to $10 million needed from North Whidbey residents

Now there are two seeking Larsen's seat

  • Jul 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Norma Smith and Herb Meyer will be going head-to-head for the Republican nomination for Congress from the Second Congressional District.

Team 9-11-01

  • Jul 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Coast Guard crew keeps Puget Sound secure

Lawnmower man disrupts free concert

  • Jul 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

When Coupeville resident Ed Spromberg fired up his Murray riding lawnmower Sunday afternoon, it wasn’t grass he was trying to mow down.

Big Rock: Newcomers were rude at council

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

I have lived in Coupeville for 31 years and have been very active in the town development since I can remember. I love Coupeville!

Midway students moved downtown

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

District makes room for Broad View students

Navy crew ready for any crash or burn

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

While U.S. Navy Prowler jets, manned by pilots and other aircrew, are a visible presence in the skies over the Coupeville area, there’s a lesser known, not-so-visible, but equally important crew quietly standing by

Big Rock espresso issue boils over

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Emotions heated at Coupeville rezone hearing

Sailboat races begin Monday

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Let's start racking

  • Jul 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Oak Harbor becomes camp town for racers

Whidbey's Mr. Fire retires

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:17PM

Stan Anderson used his imagination for fires and rescues

Race Week fleet arrives in Oak Harbor soon

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

Races will begin Monday

Christmas in July food drive is Saturday

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

Folks who go grocery shopping in Oak Harbor this Saturday will be met at the door by some smiling faces.

Baby orca to ride home in Whidbey boat

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

Catalina Jet carries Springer on Friday

Navy provides daycare in schools

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

The Oak Harbor School Board accepted a proposal Monday night from the only childcare provider that submitted one for before- and after-school care programs.

Collies win in court

  • Jul 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

Second sentencing tougher

A Fourth to remember

  • Jul 5, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

While clouds teased festival-goers, rain on Thursday was but a sprinkle here and there.

City exports sludge from lagoons

  • Jul 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

For the last 12 years, the sewage treatment lagoons on the Seaplane Base have been filling up with materials flushed down toilets and swirled down drains in Oak Harbor homes and businesses.

Dorothy Neil honored in sculpture ceremony

  • Jul 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:16PM

“A great American”

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