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Teachers upset about spending priorites

  • Aug 28, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:21PM

Union in midst of negotiations but no talk of strike — yet

A brush with fire

  • Aug 28, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:21PM

Quick action keeps blaze from spreading

Food TV sizzles island

  • Aug 28, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:21PM

Network tapes 'Best of' on Whidbey

Negotiations with teachers hinge on goals

  • Aug 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

When it comes to going back to school, Oak Harbor teachers want “the three Rs” from the district.

Emergency services seek continued funding

  • Aug 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

Four-year levy would not increase property taxes

School takes on the nuts and bolts of preservation

  • Aug 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

A web of steel risers now surrounds an old, listing building out on Ebey’s Landing.

New doctor joins staff at Whidbey General

  • Aug 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

A plastic surgeon with a long and distinguished career in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery recently has come out of a very brief retirement to work at Whidbey General Hospital in Coupeville.

Ferry grounding draws a crowd

  • Aug 23, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

On a normal day, the Port Townsend/Keystone ferry run takes about 30 minutes. But for 109 passengers on a Thursday morning run, it took over six hours.

Nearly 75,000 here for air show

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

Late update on numbers

Folks hang around for Thunderbirds

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

Crowds have fun in spite of heavy fog that kept Air Force jets on the ground

Witness heard woman scream during attack

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

Patty Fakkema knows the truth behind the cliche that domestic violence isn’t a private matter, but a problem that can affect a community. She’s learned this lesson firsthand.

Offender goes missing

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

A convicted sex offender who is supposed to be living in Oak Harbor is wanted on a $100,000 warrant.

Army/Navy test vehicle pulls into Langley for repairs

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

$80 million craft could be the future of military transit

School district budget runs low

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

The Oak Harbor School District Board of Directors adopted an approximately $40 million budget for the 2002 - 2003 school year at its board meeting and budget hearing Monday night.

Seeing Thunder on the Rock from above

  • Aug 21, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:20PM

Reporter gets bird-eye view of air show

School district set to adopt $40 budget

  • Aug 16, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

The Oak Harbor School District Board of Directors is set to adopt an approximately $40 million budget for the 2002-2003 school year at a board meeting Monday night.

Residents skeptical of Keystone ferry dock relocation study

  • Aug 16, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

Members of the public grilled Ray Deardorf, director of planning for State Ferries, about a feasibility study for relocating the Keystone ferry terminal during a Ferry Advisory Committee meeting Thursday night in Freeland.

Tall ships finally arrive at Deception Pass, Coupeville

  • Aug 16, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

As promised, a fleet of magnificent tall ships passed under Deception Pass Bridge heading southward at about 2:30 Wednesday afternoon, as hundreds of people on the beach and the overpass above snapped photos and waved to the crews.

Air show party is tonight

  • Aug 16, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

Oak Harbor principals shuffled after one retires

  • Aug 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

One Oak Harbor School District building administrator abruptly retired as of Aug. 1, causing the district to transfer principals around.

School bond goes to voters

  • Aug 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

March election OK’d by school board Monday

Thunder on the Rock includes tight security

  • Aug 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

While the community is anticipating the airborne antics of some of the country’s best trained military and civilian pilots, Whidbey Island Naval Air Station officials are working hard on last minute preparations for a very busy weekend.

Zap! Crackle! Pop!

  • Aug 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

Reporter gets ‘Tasered’ for first-hand account

Law officers take Taser hits

  • Aug 14, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley contorted and convulsed over the department’s newest gadget Monday morning.

City OKs dog park

  • Aug 10, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:19PM

It looks like dogs of Oak Harbor will get a place to run free and sniff wantonly, unfettered by the chains of mankind.

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