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Oak Harbor man drives initiative against tribal fishing rights

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:10PM

Yet another John Q. is taking the proverbial bull by the horns, this time in the form of a citizen’s initiative seeking to disarm the decades- old Judge Boldt decision on tribal fishing rights.

No-spray advocates take fight to state

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

For opponents of chemical spray in Island County, victory is ironic and bittersweet.

Tapping water will be more costly

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

The cost of flushing the toilet or rinsing out dirty socks in Oak Harbor will likely increase by 3.9 percent.

Wind power on the farm?

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

It's possible, but only if the public approves

Rally 'round the collies

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Poor Shelton needs a home

School's dust may tell the tale

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Results in dust test expected by June 14

Planner grapples with 'Coupeville Paradox'

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Coupeville Town Planner Larry Cort has unveiled a proposed growth management plan that seeks to overcome what he dubs “The Coupeville Paradox.”

How to report a stranded animal

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Monitoring life and death in Whidbey waters

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

A Dall’s porpoise lies dead on Ledgewood Beach.

Memorial Day parade is Saturday

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Coupeville remembers

County's plan heads to court

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Appeals were heard Monday in Island County Superior Court regarding a handful of controversial ordinances pertaining to the county’s future land use plan.

Santa Cruz de Mayo celebrated

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:09PM

Every May, Oak Harbor’s Filipino community celebrates Santa Cruz de Mayo, a 10-day religious heritage event honoring the Virgin Mary.

Boeing pitches EA-18 as Prowler successor

  • May 22, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

We may see it at the air show

Troubled school's health test will settle the dust

  • May 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

What was making many people sick?

Fox TV creates 'hysteria'

  • May 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

Authorities say TV got Oak Harbor story wrong

School leaders prepare to cut where it hurts

  • May 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

The Oak Harbor School District is facing budget shortages for the upcoming school year, prompting a team of administrators to brainstorm ways to cut back on spending.

Coupeville schools get new leader

  • May 15, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

Myhr named new superintendent

Island County leaders go to jail, voluntarily

  • May 12, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

It’s not something you see every day, politicians breaking bread in the hoosegow.

Defense budget has $327 million for Prowlers

  • May 12, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

Committee recommends NAS Whidbey fueling station

Historic, haunted house burns

  • May 12, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

A historic and possibly haunted house in Coupeville was destroyed in a mysterious fire early Tuesday morning.

Impact Aid disappoints schools' chief

  • May 12, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

Oak Harbor School District is one of only about 30 school districts nationwide that qualifies for extra money from the federal government.

Coupeville schools land Gates grant

  • May 8, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

CADA picks new interim director

  • May 8, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

75 rescued collies need help

  • May 8, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

60 years ago, Cmdr. Ault lost in combat

  • May 8, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:08PM

Man for whom airfield is named

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