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Students can spend the summer studying

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:20PM

While many Oak Harbor youth will be spending the summer skateboarding, attending camp or maybe fishing, others will hit the books in summer school.

School district surveys public sentiment

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:20PM

Approximately 20 people attended a June 2 public forum to discuss future construction projects in the Oak Harbor School District.

Islanders fight cancer with fun, money

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Relay for Life breaks records

Farming the beaches

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Oystermen travel Puget Sound

Crews burn house to the ground

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Central Whidbey training gives rookies experience

Fund-raiser a smashing success

  • Jun 8, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Students at Oak Harbor High School took a break from lunch late Tuesday morning, donned safety glasses, grabbed a sledge hammer and smashed a work van.

Public meets principal candidates

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Central Whidbey residents will have the chance to question candidates for two principal positions in the Coupeville School District.

Juvenile offenders strain budget

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Fifty percent of the year has passed, but 90 percent of Island County’s Juvenile Services detention budget is gone.

School bond signals mixed

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

What kind should be run?

Meth crisis

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Drug hurts families, hikes crime

Union wants new school boundaries

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

There are more students at Hillcrest Elementary School than any other elementary school in the Oak Harbor School District and the teachers union wants steps taken to balance student populations.

Schools get more Impact Aid

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

The Oak Harbor School District received a funding boost that should help offset some losses in other areas.

Island parks get millions

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Island County alone received $2,117,152 for park, trail and habitat projects.

City shows signs of improving

  • Jun 4, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Attractive and easy-to-follow signs will soon guide drivers to the best places in Oak Harbor.

City of Oak Harbor raises slow in coming

  • Jun 1, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:19PM

Several City of Oak Harbor department heads received an extra large paycheck last month.

Congressman leads on meth

  • Jun 1, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

As the methamphetamine epidemic reaches into eastern states, the federal officials are looking for creative ways to battle the inexpensive and dangerous drug.

Gifted students put in clusters

  • Jun 1, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Separate rooms begin next year

Emergency response tested

  • Jun 1, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Homeland Security funds in action

Coupeville honors military heroes

  • Jun 1, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

The town of Coupeville commemorated the country’s military heroes with the most Americana of displays Saturday morning.

Mount Vernon man dies in North Whidbey wreck

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

A 53-year-old Mount Vernon man died Thursday after colliding head-on with a dump truck on Highway 20 near Arnold Road.

Farm meeting riles nerves

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

In a scene that more resembled Woodstock than a public meeting about land-use regulations, hundreds of people poured into Coupeville Tuesday night to discuss the future of farming in Island County.

Detour time in Coupeville

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Main Street project begins

City spends more to win Navy utilities

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Oak Harbor is spending another $150,000 in an effort to obtain the Navy’s sewage and water systems, bringing the city’s total investment to more than $500,000.

A clean sweep of beaches

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Beaches available for adoption

Oak’s asphalt may become garden

  • May 28, 2005 at 12:00AM updated Jul 3, 2008 at 4:18PM

Last year, an oak tree expert concluded that the landmark tree was sick because its roots were smothered underneath asphalt that, to add insult to injury, cars were driving on everyday.

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