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County tightens Freeland zoning

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

The Island County Commissioners approved an interim ordinance Monday aimed at heading off any last minute development efforts in Freeland that could run contrary to goals and policies set out in the non-municipal urban growth area’s sub area plan.

Student diver feared lost

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

The Coast Guard suspended a search Monday night for a missing diver at Rosario Beach.

Waterfront trail path clears hurdle

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

A waterfront walkway plan that has been cryogenically frozen for decades was partially thawed out at last Tuesday’s Oak Harbor City Council meeting.

Students spell success

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

There were more than 30 new faces at the monthly Greater Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce luncheon May 15.

Pregnant smokers get ‘quit line’ help

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

Pregnancies are difficult enough for women without adding the risk of possible birth defects caused by smoking.

Child rape verdict follows boy’s testimony

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

A jury found a 34-year-old Oak Harbor man guilty of sexually assaulting a preschool-aged boy at an informal daycare.

One-day razor clam dig proposed

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced razor clam enthusiasts may get one more day of digging this season.

Your government

  • May 21, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve: Tuesday, May 27, 4 p.m., Coupeville Recreation Hall, 901 NW Alexander St.

Eagles delay paving job

  • May 22, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

Island actress needs your vote for ghost flick

  • May 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

NAS Whidbey’s new patrol plane takes shape in Renton

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

As Growler mania reaches a protracted crescendo at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station and in the Oak Harbor community, a new frenzy is waiting in the “wings” to grab the limelight.

NAS Whidbey’s new patrol plane takes shape in Renton

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:57AM

As Growler mania reaches a protracted crescendo at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station and in the Oak Harbor community, a new frenzy is waiting in the “wings” to grab the limelight.

City growth effort loses round

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

A three-year effort that could have ultimately led to 105 acres of the Fakkema Farm coming into the city of Oak Harbor has fallen back a couple of steps this week.

Child porn on a stick left at park

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

A 25-year-old Oak Harbor man who works with youth on the Navy base was caught with child pornography after he apparently dropped a memory stick at Fort Nugent Park, court records state.

Child porn on a stick left at park

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

A 25-year-old Oak Harbor man who works with youth on the Navy base was caught with child pornography after he apparently dropped a memory stick at Fort Nugent Park, court records state.

News briefs

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

Honoring those who gave their all

Poseidon Rising

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

Poseidon Rising

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

Eagles delay paving south of Oak Harbor

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

A pair of nesting bald eagles is delaying completion of a paving project on Highway 20 south of Oak Harbor.

State seeks beach monitoring advice

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

With less money than last year, the state is narrowing its beach monitoring program and asking for the public’s advice.

Volunteers needed for cancer study

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

The American Cancer Society in coordination with Relay for Life of North Whidbey seek volunteers for a cancer prevention study on June 6. If you are between the ages of 30 and 65 and have never had cancer, come to the North Whidbey Middle School Cafeteria for 30 minutes from 6 to 10 p.m. For more information, call Sue 675-6455.

Fire levy turnout sparse

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

The apparent mood of voters regarding a possible levy lift lid by the North Whidbey Fire and Rescue District is that there is no mood.

Rossi appears at high school

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:56AM

Students in the Oak Harbor High School American Government class have been inviting elected officials and candidates to speak.

Accused leg stabber could go to jail

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:55AM

A 28-year-old Oak Harbor man accusing of stabbing a woman in the leg is being held on $200,000 bail.

Flying SUV crushes gazebo

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 10:55AM

Reenacting the Wright Brothers’ early efforts, an SUV apparently took flight Sunday night above the Libbey Beach parking area when it drove over a metal guardrail and sailed down the steep embankment.

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