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Councilman Hankins passes away

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:41PM

Oak Harbor's feisty councilman Rex Hankins dies at age 73.

Growth Act turns 10

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:41PM

The 1990 Growth Management Act has come a long way. But has it actually managed growth?

The goals of the GMA

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:41PM

Counties and cities try to balance goals that sometimes seem at odds.

Shorelines move to forefront of growth management

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:41PM

New proposals could bring more shoreline regulations.

Film on development draws local crowd

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:41PM

Subdivide & Conquer gives new meaning to the term sprawling western.

Editor's column

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

One of life's important lessons

Inmates build a Whidbey trail

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Inmates from Monroe Correctional Institute install a pedestrian path along Parker Road.

New initiative would halt transit

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

"If passed, I-745 will eliminate all Island Transit service."

Schulte struck by car while bicycling

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

The Oak Harbor School District's superintendent says he's lucky to be alive.

Harry Potter madness hits local bookstores

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

The popular book flies off local shelves.

In Good Thyme

  • Jul 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Weed warriors on the march.

Starr is born to make music

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Double bass player is on the threshold of his dream.

Stepping Out

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

In search of the past.

Skate park still not done

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

"Now, in its third summer of construction, the North Whidbey Skate Park remains unfinished."

Taking a leap for learning

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Whidbey woman parachutes for the first time at age 60.

Lights out

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

City considers ban on laser pointers.

Candidate filing week nears

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Candidate filing week is coming up July 24 through July 28.

Island Scanner

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Local police and fire reports

Top of the Morn

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

A bigger and better Fourth of July picnic.

Faithful Living

  • Jul 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:40PM

Katie's cloud is God's handiwork

Police Scanner

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:39PM

Local police and fire reports.

Flag-filled Fourth

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:39PM

Oak Harbor celebrates the holiday with colorful parade.

Library may look to relocate

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:39PM

"Is a new, larger library in Oak Harbor's future?"

Mud-free politics?

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:39PM

Smith and Haugen say they will stay positive.

Kraetz comes back - with class

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 12:39PM

Loren Kraetz told each of his classes to meet him back at the park on the Fourth of July in the year 2000.

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