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Council reacts with questions

  • Feb 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:56PM

While Oak Harbor Mayor Patty Cohen says that city council support of downtown redevelopment is the key to making it happen, her proposal got a mixed reaction from the council members themselves.

Oak Harbor: Navy Town USA?

  • Feb 13, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:56PM

Mayor urges citizens to welcome change

Heavy Metal Art

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:56PM

Oak Harbor man gives new life, look to old metal

NEWS BRIEFS Feb. 9, 2002

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:56PM

Patrol's making a safety blitz

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:56PM

Make sure you and your family are buckled in, or don’t expect any mercy if stopped by the State Patrol in coming days.

Ferry fares to jump 12 percent

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

Keystone gets off easy, San Juans hit hardest

Parks project worries neighbors

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

Neighbors reacted with concern this week to an effort by the North Whidbey Parks & Recreation District to tidy up some property it owns in the Hillcrest neighborhood just outside Oak Harbor.

Feds take back Oak Harbor pier's $200,000

  • Feb 9, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

The government giveth, and the government taketh away.

NEWS BRIEFS Feb. 6, 2002

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

What comes after the Prowler?

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

Navy supporters plan for the future

Homeless sex offender's on the island

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

A homeless convicted sex offender whom Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley considers a high risk to reoffend has moved back to Whidbey Island.

Whidbey Island has a terrain that's set in stone

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

Many people call Whidbey Island “The Rock.” Coupeville has Big Rock. West Beach has Rocky Point. Stones big and small cover almost every inch of the island in between.

Coupeville school levy passes

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

As was pretty much expected, voters in Coupeville gave their highly-touted school district the big nod yesterday, passing another four-year maintenance and operations levy with 72.5 percent approval.

Governor's cuts to Medicade worry providers

  • Feb 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

If Gov. Gary Locke gets his way on state budget cuts, the guys who run a couple of Whidbey Island’s biggest nursing homes say they’ll no longer be able to care for Medicaid patients.

Don't be a victim

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

Instructor teaches safety, personal security classes

Group tackles school bus routes

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

A group of parents, community members, city employees, and school district staff has convened for the first in a series of meetings in an effort to hammer out school bus routes once and for all.

County takes money from solid waste reserve

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:55PM

To fatten this year’s pinched budget, Island County Commissioners approved on Monday a funds transfer from the Solid Waste Department reserves into the county’s coffers.

NEWS BRIEFS Feb. 2, 2002

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Sheriff nixes 'finder's keeper's'

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley “hit the ceiling” when he read about the new ordinance allowing county employees to keep any lost stuff they find in the course of duty.

Budget cuts seen as threat to public health

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

County’s not ready for bioterrorism

Schools await Tuesday election

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Next Tuesday, residents who live within the Coupeville School District boundaries will decide whether or not to continue supplementing the cost of education with property tax funds.

Good afternoon, Vietnam

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Vietnamese doctors study Island EMS and Whidbey General Hospital

Snow Day

  • Feb 2, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Detainees treated well, Congreesman Larsen says

  • Jan 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

It’s unlikely anyone in Oak Harbor has been unduly worried about the treatment of detainees at the U.S. Navy base in Guantanamo, Cuba.

Oak Harbor police, NCIS agents aid DEA in Ecstasy ring bust

  • Jan 30, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 1:54PM

Oak Harbor Police Department and Naval Criminal Investigative Service agents based at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station recently helped the federal government bust a large Ecstasy trafficking network.

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