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Zappers welcomed home

  • May 24, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Families watched and waited for the 24 service members’ return after a six month deployment during “Operation Iraqi Freedom.”

Childcare providers invited to sex offender meeting

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Registered sex offenders and child care facilities are like oil and water. In an effort to make sure they don’t ever mix, Island County Sheriff’s Office is holding a series of meetings with child-care providers throughout the county.

What do kids want?

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

City effort aims at finding out

Whale freed from derelict gear

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

A marine rescue operation Sunday freed a gray whale from derelict fishing gear.

New Keystone Ferry terminal idea lives

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Ridership down, but leaders optimistic

Port awards Greenbank Farm remodel

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Farm managers caught by surprise

Oak Harbor's bank swallowed by Wells Fargo

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

It all started as Island Savings & Loan

Gnome on the roam

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Oak Harbor home losing its gnomes

School bond fails

  • May 21, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Oak Harbor School District voters once again rejected a proposal to finance a major remodel of the high school with a $45 million bond.

Club rejects park distict money

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

The Boys and Girls Club of Oak Harbor has taken itself out of a controversy surrounding funding from the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District.

Seniors chime in on school bond

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:52PM

Opinions reflect the community

Don't touch wild babies

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

Resist the temptation to rescue the nest of tiny bunnies or the spotted fawn you may find nestled in the tall grass. More than likely, mom will be right back.

Dead porpoises pique interest

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

Navy sonar under suspicion

Tippets leaving Coupeville

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

All town council seats up for grabs this fall

Highway 20 left turns near extinction

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

Only a few will remain

Coupeville schools struggle with cuts

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

Coupeville School District Superintendent Bill Myhr has had a good first year on the job, but he concedes the honeymoon may be over.

Utility tax cut returns to agenda

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

The 6 percent tax Oak Harbor residents pay on water, sewer, solid waste and storm water may go back on the old chopping block.

Bailey's bills ready for signatures

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

Only the governor’s signature stands between Barbara Bailey and success in seeing two of her bills become law in her first legislative session.

Water Festival splashed with fun

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

While some people were enjoying elephant ears, watching the canoe races or browsing through the various crafts and food booths at Penn Cove Water Festival Saturday, others reveled in the fountain of information about the work being done to preserve the environment.

School board squeezes budget

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

City mandate adds $50,000 for sidewalks

Bill eases Goldie Road annexation

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:51PM

City pursues annexation plan

Old growth or no growth?

  • May 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:50PM

A morning in Bocker Reserve at Camp Casey

Doin' nothing in Island County

  • May 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:50PM

Ad campaign aimed at mainlanders

Take a walk on island's wild side

  • May 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:50PM

Wildflowers at their peak

SPU appeal heads to hearings board

  • May 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:50PM

Deliberations concerning the future of the Camp Casey Conference Center are beginning as the Western Washington Growth Management Hearings Board will hear preliminary motions May 13 concerning an appeal filed by a local environmental watchdog group.

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