News

Natural gas price hike coming

"About 3,800 people will see bigger bills for gas. "

  • Aug 9, 2000

Puget Sound Energy holds down electric costs – for now

"While natural gas costs climb, the cost of electricity from Puget Sound Energy will hold steady for Whidbey residents. "

  • Aug 9, 2000

Man eludes deputies in Greenbank

Authorities are still looking for 20-year-old man wanted on three warrants.

  • Aug 9, 2000

Burn ban extended and expanded

Dry and hot weather increases fire danger.

  • Aug 9, 2000

City lodging tax upheld in court

Judge says city's process was not perfect but legal.

  • Aug 9, 2000

Festival fun is free for kids

The Coupeville's Arts and Crafts Fair is back this weekend.

  • Aug 9, 2000

Coupeville gets a youthful fountain

"The new fountain statue and pond in Cook's Corner park in Coupeville will be dedicated and given to the town by the Coupeville Garden Club on Saturday, Aug. 26, at 2 p.m. Punch and cookies will be served and the public is invited. "

  • Aug 9, 2000

Island County MADD calls it quits

Island County Mothers Against Drunk Driving chapter closed its doors last week.

  • Aug 9, 2000

Walk On

The Whidbey Walkers hike along a bluff at Fort Ebey State Park. The group has been walking along Whidbey Island trails since 1969

  • Aug 5, 2000

Police warn about rape suspect

Police warn women on North Whidbey to be wary of any man without a police uniform who identifies himself as a member of law enforcement.

  • Aug 5, 2000

County health surveyors may be calling

Researcher will conduct a telephone survey this month to gauge the health of Island County adults.

  • Aug 5, 2000

New school principals come to town

Two Oak Harbor schools get new leadership.

  • Aug 5, 2000

Rowlands challenges Shelton at last minute

South Whidbey citizen picks up the Democrats baton.

  • Aug 5, 2000

Candidates line up for campaigns

Who is running for what in upcoming elections?

  • Aug 2, 2000

Oak Harbor man faces assault charges

Man is accused of beating his 10-year-old son.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Knife fight sends four to the hospital

Rural Oak Harbor fight Sunday morning leaves four people with serious stab wounds.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Home on the prairie

Home tour spotlights Jenne house.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Random act of violence

Three Anacortes men arrested in shooting death of NAS Whidbey officer.

  • Aug 2, 2000

“Haugen files, races set”

Two-term Senator wants to return to Legislature.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Music at Meerkerk

Meerkerk Gardens Folk Music Festival presents two days of acoustic music.

  • Aug 2, 2000