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Bids on juvenile jail sought

  • Oct 23, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:48PM

Property taxes added to funding

Toby’s Tavern goes smokeless

  • Oct 23, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:48PM

Historic Toby’s Tavern in Coupeville went smoke-free Oct. 1, a move that has pleased more than it has peeved.

Be alert for oily animals from south Sound spill

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:48PM

Oil, wildlife don’t mix

Two men charged with assault, but explanations differ

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:48PM

Two Coupeville residents are facing felony assault charges for allegedly jumping a man outside of the Tyee hotel and restaurant and beating him badly enough to break bones in his face, court documents state.

Master Gardeners funding may dry up

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:48PM

Approximately 20 people from the WSU Extension Services Master Gardeners program voiced their concerns over a lack of funding at Monday’s Board of County Commissioners meeting.

How to attract tourists

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

More shops, fewer lawyers, for one thing

Navy League, Rotary honor top Sailors, Marine

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Two sailors and one Marine at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station needed wheelbarrows to haul away their honorary loot on Oct. 15.

Sen. Haugen calls negative ad campaign ‘deplorable’

  • Oct 20, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

An onslaught of negative campaign ads featuring an allusion to killing have been filling mailboxes in the 10th Legislative District.

Coupeville Port hires former sub commander

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

However, a replacement was hired earlier than expected during the Port of Coupeville’s monthly commissioner meeting Wednesday.

Shelton, Enell battle for commissioner spot

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Taking the county in a direction that is positive financially and environmentally is a task the candidates for Island County Commissioner, Dist. 1, do not take lightly.

Bailey, Norton offer clear choices in race

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

There’s no confusing Republican State Rep. Barbara Bailey with her Democrat rival, Mark Norton.

Foes experienced in different Washingtons

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

In the race to fill Rep. Barry Sehlin’s seat in the Washington State House of Representatives, voters have a choice between a Democrat who stresses her local, grassroots connections and a Republican with impressive experience in Washington, D.C.

Elected officials receive raise

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Island County Commissioners, along with other elected officials, will receive a 5-percent raise as the result of a 1994 resolution, which gives them the raise every other year instead of annually like other county employees.

Church burglary charges amended

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Prints found on Lucky Charms

‘I relieve you, sir’

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

New commanding officer takes over NAS Whidbey Island

Plane crashes, pilot hospitalized

  • Oct 16, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

An Oak Harbor man was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center Wednesday afternoon after his single-engine plane crashed at the Oak Harbor Air Park on Monroe Landing Road.

Candidates for Congress differ

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

The conflict in Iraq, a hidden fight in Afghanistan, possible closure of Whidbey Island Naval Air Station and abortion. Welcome to the U.S. House of Representatives.

Runoff could eliminate primary

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Vote sought for next year

Flu shots only for most needy

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Whidbey Island is still adjusting to the flu vaccine shortage created last week when a major supplier suspended shipments to the United States.

The greatest pumpkin

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:47PM

Oak Harbor clan claims pumpkin crown

Car hits man at bus stop

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Police seek hit-and-run driver

Candidate accused of favoring base closure

  • Oct 13, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Enell denies charge by Koetje, Beeksma

Impact Aid unknown

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

One month into the school year, Oak Harbor school officials have a huge funding question they’re trying to answer: How much will they receive in federal Impact Aid revenue this year?

A triple blessing

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

Couple brings home triplets

New commanding officer arrives

  • Oct 9, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:46PM

When the naval air station changes command next week, a bit of Navy history will take place. Instead of one jet jockey relieving another, Wednesday’s ceremony will see the more than 60-year-old air station return to its roots as a “P3 person” will take over from a “Prowler person.”

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