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Coupeville cops want to go high tech

"The three patrol cars that make up the Coupeville Marshal's Office may soon get some new bells and whistles, so to speak."

  • Jun 14, 2000

Love Infusion set for Greenbank Farm

A new event - called Love Infusion - will celebrate the summer solstice at the Greenbank Farm

  • Jun 14, 2000

Together all the way

"Oak Harbor High School seniors Heather Tremblay and Lynn Kulpa celebrated not only their graduation Monday, but also a friendship that has lasted since kindergarten."

  • Jun 14, 2000

Coupeville seeks parks and commerce

Business and pleasure are the focus of two proposals headed for Coupeville's Town Council.

  • Jun 14, 2000

Pig and wolf get day in court

Coupeville Elementary kids put Big Bad Wolf on trial.

  • Jun 14, 2000

Missing

"Only a few searchers were left at Deception Pass State Park on Friday evening, about 48 hours after a 12-year-old boy disappeared while hiking with his family."

  • Jun 9, 2000

Keystone ferry to run summer routes – just not as often

Officials at Washington State Ferries have made some cuts to the Keystone ferry schedule.

  • Jun 9, 2000

Park plan: keep it simple

Deception Pass State Park planners say less is better.

  • Jun 9, 2000

Sinclair likely to get counseling instead of prison

A 22-year-old Oak Harbor who recently pleaded guilty to rape of a child in the second-degree will likely get treatment instead of prison time.

  • Jun 9, 2000

Sizing up the future

"Big changes may lie ahead, say some Oak Harbor grads."

  • Jun 9, 2000

Student of the world

Oak Harbor's Ryan Richards is ready to take on the world.

  • Jun 9, 2000

City annexes 80 acres

"Despite the objections of residents, the Oak Harbor City Council followed the advice of city staff and voted 6-1 to annex 80 acres into the city Tuesday night."

  • Jun 9, 2000

Hungry for bargains

Prices are not equal at local grocery stores.

  • Jun 9, 2000

At the top of their class

Coupeville has three valedictorians this year.

  • Jun 7, 2000

EDC report: work to do

Help may be coming for local business in the form of new marketing efforts and meetings to hammer out the differences between business needs and governmental policy.

  • Jun 7, 2000

New Leaf finds a home

"A little more than six months ago, the managers of New Leaf were thinking they'd have to move. Yet today, New Leaf owns its former rental, a three-story, 4,900-square-foot building on Fidalgo Avenue, and is in the process of remodelling it."

  • Jun 7, 2000

Future of campus police uncertain

The job of cop on campus at Oak Harbor High School may be in jeopardy next year unless the city and school district can work out a new way to pay for it.

  • Jun 7, 2000

Many twists in M

Whidbey Playhouse's Dial M for Murder has a nice ring to it.

  • Jun 7, 2000

New EMT center goes up

Whidbey General Hospital Emergency Medical Services Manager Roger Meyers is excited about the new Oak Harbor paramedic quarters currently under construction at 800 N.E. 7th Ave.

  • Jun 7, 2000

Fort Casey turns 100

"Charles Evans, 95, was a raw recruit when the U.S. Army posted him to Fort Casey, back in the early 1920s. It was a quiet time, between world wars. On Saturday, June 10, the Seattle man will get a hero's welcome when he returns to Fort Casey as a guest of honor at the fort's 100th anniversary celebration."

  • Jun 7, 2000