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Take a night out for safety

  • Jul 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:41PM

In three days, police officers, firefighters and emergency service technicians will swarm City Beach Park, but don’t worry — it’s all for a good cause.

Free barn

  • Jul 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Home Depot to be built on Noorlag farm

A cry for help

  • Jul 31, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

When life comes to a screeching halt, where does a family turn to for help? The Langvold family is hoping it can turn to the people of Whidbey Island.

Parks and Rec infighting slows process

  • Jul 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

A proposed amendment to the North Whidbey Park and Recreation District’s bylaws, which first saw the light of day in April, will remain where it began — on the table.

Memorial travels to Whidbey

  • Jul 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Wall replica set up for viewing 24 hours a day at City Beach

Oak bank building topples

  • Jul 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Since its construction in 1910, the building at the corner of Dock Street and Pioneer Way served a variety of uses.

Oak Harbor girl attends Democratic National Convention

  • Jul 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Today, North Whidbey native Sarah Schacht is bobbing around somewhere in the frenetic crush of the Democratic National Convention.

Central Whidbey Fire wants levy increase

  • Jul 28, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Added 10 cents will be on Sept. 14 ballot

Name that highway

  • Jul 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

What’s the best moniker for Whidbey Island’s roadway?

Habitat is more than home

  • Jul 23, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Used furniture helps house the island’s needy

Road money needs to be spent

  • Jul 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

City hires outside experts

Axthelm challenges Haugen for senate

  • Jul 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

A Mount Vernon Republican, April Axthelm, is trying to stop Democrat Mary Margaret Haugen from winning a fourth term in the Washington State Senate.

Flight crews gear up

  • Jul 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Flying an EA-6B Prowler aircraft involves much more than taking off and landing, according to Lt. Tre Costello, a Prowler pilot with VAQ-133, a squadron that’s leaving for Afghanistan this month.

From here to Afghanistan

  • Jul 24, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

War zone deployment requires tons of gear

Sheriff wants tighter fireworks show rules

  • Jul 21, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Rockets may not glare red as often if Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley gets his way.

'Do nothing here' campaign still in questions

  • Jul 21, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:40PM

Oak Harbor may halve its support

Burglaries, assualt trend worries chief

  • Jul 21, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

On the bright side, traffic accidents decline

Ahoy to Race Week

  • Jul 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

After 22 years, Whidbey Island Race Week has become one of the premier regattas in the world.

Krueger Farm headed for fall ballot

  • Jul 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

Port will sponsor election measure

Lighthouse may travel statewide

  • Jul 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

People all over the state, including folks who live in landlocked Yakima, Oroville and Walla Walla, could have lighthouses of their own by 2006 — if volunteers can gather enough signatures by mid-August to send to the Department of Licensing.

Sailor's brother killed in Iraq

  • Jul 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

Community raises funds for family travel

Milk truck stops council

  • Jul 17, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

Traffic on Highway 20 slowed to a crawl Tuesday afternoon when a milk truck driver lost control and his vehicle blocked both lanes of the road near Deception Pass Bridge, which in turn interrupted some civic business on Whidbey Island.

Future levies, school bonds discussed

  • Jul 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

School board, city council meet

Neptune memorial makes progress

  • Jul 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

The five-man group trying to get the city of Oak Harbor to accept a gift of a P2V Neptune memorial in a Pioneer Way pocket park made an unexpected baby-step forward Monday.

MATSG 53 holds change of command

  • Jul 14, 2004 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 3:39PM

Marine Corps Col. James D. Nichols will relieve Col. Steven M. Keim Friday, July 16, at Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, as commanding officer of Marine Aviation Training Support Group 53.

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