News

Health care may get new chiefs

"After years of being run by the Island County Commissioners, the Island County Health Department's governing board may get some new, mecially savvy members"

  • Sep 28, 1999

Community Health Advisory Board

"Advises Island County and its health department on public health care needs. Site includes meeting times, topics, along with links to other sites with health information, census data and other public info."

  • Sep 28, 1999

Looking for Early Warnings

"A $136,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice will give Oak Harbor police a chance to study the causes of school crime and violence this year. The hope is that by getting involved early, tragic school shootings that have happened elsewhere in the country will never happen here."

  • Sep 24, 1999

County may drag feet on juvenile jail

"Concern over state money casts chill on building plans, even though local voters agreed last year to raise their sales taxes to pay for it."

  • Sep 24, 1999

“Police logs, Sept. 25”

"Whidbey Island, through 911 calls"

  • Sep 24, 1999

High school is a city within a city

Complicated world can lead to predictable problems

  • Sep 24, 1999

Labor Market

"Statistical profiles, job links and more from the Washington State Employment Security Office."

  • Sep 22, 1999

A killing on the base

"Enlisted man drives wife's body to Whidbey Island Naval Air Station's main gate, apparently after she was strangled to death, officials say."

  • Sep 22, 1999

“Police blotter, Sept. 22”

"A view of Whidbey, through the records of 911 calls"

  • Sep 22, 1999

Whidbey General Hospital

"There's a wealth of information on this website, run by the island's only public hospital, including info on hospital services, images from disagnostic imaging, surgical services, business services and more. Check the employment page for opportunities, and the News section for the latest health news."

  • Sep 20, 1999

Student test scores

See how students in the Oak Harbor and Coupeville districts did on their state assessment tests last fall

  • Sep 1, 1999

Coupeville Schools

"Info on volunteering, community education, district contracts, teacher web pages, bus schedules and more."

  • Aug 30, 1999

Oak Harbor Schools

Info on school programs and individual schools within the Oak Harbor School District.

  • Aug 30, 1999

Freeland Chamber of Commerce

"Includes an online newsletter and local calendar of events for Freeland, the service hub of South Whidbey"

  • Aug 30, 1999

Oak Harbor city government

"Your link to the Oak Harbor city departments, information and documents."

  • Aug 30, 1999

Whidbey Island Naval Air Station

Links to our local Navy base and to the military in general

  • Aug 27, 1999

Transportation planning for Island County

The state Department of Transportation's plans for Whidbey's future

  • Aug 27, 1999

Island District Economic Development Council

Information on the Whidbey Island business climate

  • Aug 26, 1999

Associated Press

Associated Press News Link

  • May 13, 1999

Easier police searches? Not here

"Even though the United States Supreme Court says they can, Island County and any other Washington law enforcement officers still cannot search passengers in automobiles during traffic stops except in the rarest of circumstances."

  • May 13, 1999