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Business of the Year awarded

  • Feb 17, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Whidbey Printers takes top honor

Whidbey Island Bank does well

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

County rights off business taxes

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Losses lower than usual, Sauter says

BUSINESS BRIEFS

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

How much will you pay for cable TV?

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Cable prices go up as companies add channels, Internet

Women offered business assistance

  • Jan 4, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Women business owners can find assistance in Coupeville beginning Thursday, Jan. 10.

Greenbank farm gets out of gift business

  • Jan 4, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Greenbank Farm will soon stop selling gifts, except for those whose idea of a gift is a bottle of wine.

Covered moorage rates may rise at Oak Harbor Marina

  • Jan 4, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

The cost for keeping boats under covered moorage at the Oak Harbor Marina will likely increase in the near future.

Party options for New Year's Eve

  • Dec 29, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

It might just be the last important question you ask yourself this year: “What the heck am I going to do for New Year’s Eve?”

BUSINESS IN BRIEF Dec. 22, 2001

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

Information for you to use

County simplifies permit fee schedule

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

A new, revised fee schedule created by the Island County Planning Department consolidates what was previously two separate fee schedules, thereby streamlining the process of land use permitting. What was previously a stack of pages totalling 14 has been reduced to a mere four.

Christmas tree sales boom here

  • Dec 22, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:15PM

‘Tis the season, and with Christmas right around the corner, trees have been flying off the lots and out of stores quicker than you can say “Kris Kringle.”

Register for dairy biogas forum

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Registration deadline in Jan. 15, forum in Jan. 22 in Lynden

Coupeville retailers report a mixed bag of holiday sales in town

  • Dec 19, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Apparently, holiday retail sales have been a mixed bag for businesses in downtown Coupeville, with some merchants bemoaning a slow Christmas season and others claiming everything is merry and bright. This year, many retail outlets have experienced a sharp decline in holiday retail sales. The poor showing is attributed primarily to consumers tightening their belts in the face of an economy that has slumped drastically after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. Interest rates have similarly plummeted, and many in the region are facing the threat of lay-offs.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

What's going on in local business

Eagle points the way to Oak Harbor

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

The oak leaf is out and the eagle is in on the Oak Harbor sign meant to lure traffic along Highway 20 toward Whidbey Island.

Cambey offers senior housing

  • Dec 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Senior citizens looking for a place to live now have an easier task when they go looking for Cambey Apartments in Coupeville.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF

  • Dec 8, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

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Council may skirt tax limit imposed by I-747 approval

  • Dec 8, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

The Oak Harbor City Council will consider reinstating a 6 percent utility tax and raising property taxes by 4 percent at the Dec. 18 meeting.

Lack of cell towers is blessing, curse

  • Dec 8, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

When Sprint PCS failed to get a permit earlier this fall to build a 150-foot cellular communications tower on South Whidbey’s Swede Hill Road, people in the neighborhood who formed a group to oppose the structure’s construction were overjoyed.

"District may link stadium, school upgrade in May"

  • Jun 1, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Board leaders consider $20 million bond issue to support Oak Harbor High School remodeling and a new sports facility.

Director leaves EDC

  • Apr 20, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Pivotal times are ahead for EDC

Gaps in wireless reception are closing

  • Mar 24, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

"As towers go stealth, reception improves "

Oak Harbor sees construction boom

  • Mar 17, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Alaska Federal Credit Union opens

Whidbey Island property to be auctioned

  • Feb 7, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 5:14PM

Auction includes one-year-old Deception Pass Visitors Center

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