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One dies, three survive accident

  • Feb 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

Alcohol, speed factor in crash; Section of Highway 20 closed for 6 hours

Parent Pressure

  • Feb 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

Coupeville couple to choose date for son on Seattle TV

Bush budget could hit schools hard

  • Feb 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

Oak Harbor could lose $1.2 million

Aviators remember one of their own

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

The Whidbey Island Naval Air Station family gathered at Ault Field Friday to honor one of their own, Columbia astronaut William “Willie” McCool, who perished last Saturday when the space shuttle disintegrated as it streaked toward the Kennedy Space Center, and home, killing all on board.

Next rally supports troops

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

With war appearing imminent, Republicans throughout the area want to get together in this Navy town and show their support for the military.

Snohomish County sinks library levy

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

There will be no extra money for books at Oak Harbor library and the 19 other libraries under the Sno-Isle library system. On the other hand, property taxes didn’t increase this week.

Voters tackle stadium issue again

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

This time around, it will cost less

Utility tax cut proposed

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

City’s flush with money

Down market doesn't scare these investors

  • Feb 8, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:38PM

Whether the stock market is up or down, it’s always a good time to start investing, according to members of Whidbey Island’s WISE Investment Club.

Services set for astronaut McCool, a 'Prowler guy'

  • Feb 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Columbia astronaut William McCool, a self-described “Prowler guy” and a former Eagle Scout, will be remembered in a memorial service at the Whidbey Island Naval Air Station Friday at 2 p.m.

City may enforce curfew

  • Feb 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Court case clarifies issue

SPU plan faces challenges

  • Feb 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

In an effort to change construction plans for the Camp Casey Conference Center, Whidbey Environmental Action Network is threatening to appeal the rezoning of the Central Whidbey retreat center.

Orcas called 'depleted'

  • Feb 5, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Proposed status may help pods

Network contract landed

  • Feb 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Oak Harbor firm networks all over country

Town may reduce speed on Parker Road

  • Feb 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

The town of Coupeville will consider lowering the speed limit at the easternmost section of Parker Road from 35 mph to 25 mph.

High school deficiences highlighted

  • Feb 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

It doesn’t look too bad from the outside; your basic, circa 1970 beige brick school building. But a tour of Oak Harbor High School reveals serious infrastructure problems and a floor plan that doesn’t fit modern teaching methods.

Reach out and touch your vote

  • Feb 1, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

A new experience at the polls Feb. 4

Base receives smallpox vaccine

  • Jan 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Whidbey Island Naval Air Station personnel are given reminders and orders on a daily basis. Now they have to remember, “When the scab falls off, flush it down the toilet,” as one of the precautions they take after they receive a smallpox vaccination.

Road Levy remains flat

  • Jan 28, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Tax limit cuts local road revenue

High school bond structure explained

  • Jan 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Public debate produced proposal, district says

Library levy goes to voters

  • Jan 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:37PM

Many already voting through absentee ballots

Wine pays off for Greenbank Farm

  • Jan 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:36PM

In 2001 the Greenbank Farm board decided to take a risk and convert the farm’s money-losing gift shop into a wine shop. It was a business gamble that paid off, and paid off well.

Whidbey General continues cuts

  • Jan 29, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:36PM

Budget balanced, but it’s precarious

Parks district gripes aired

  • Jan 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:36PM

Heater failure wasn’t the only thing sending a burst of cold air through the John Vanderzicht Memorial Pool at Tuesday night’s North Whidbey Parks and Recreation meeting.

What the school bond would buy

  • Jan 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 2:36PM

School planned for the future

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