News

Insurance help offered to wind victims

State insurance commissioner says resources are available

  • Dec 27, 2000

Day-use park fees approved

Fees to start a year from now

  • Dec 27, 2000

San Juans protest planned ferry hike

Possibility of a 100 percent fare increase over the next five years draws plea from commissioners

  • Dec 27, 2000

City to cut six staffers

2001 budget calls for laying off five or six employees in January

  • Dec 23, 2000

County cuts down proposed plant list

Only one plant remains from list of 33

  • Dec 23, 2000

Recycle that Christmas tree

Take it to fundraiser at Oak Harbor High School

  • Dec 23, 2000

Top pix of holiday flix

Local video store operators share their choices for best holiday movies

  • Dec 23, 2000

Whidbey avoids extreme electricity rate hikes – for now

"While some predict wholesale electricity prices could jump to 20 times normal rates, the average PSE customer's bill will increase from $74.13 to $75.25 "

  • Dec 23, 2000

Angela Cheng and the Diaz Trio to perform

Pianist comes to Skywarrior Theatre Jan 7

  • Dec 23, 2000

Greenbank Farm seeks financial help

Current management group says the farm needs capital financing

  • Dec 23, 2000

Christmas crazy

North Whidbey family decorates to the hilt

  • Dec 23, 2000

City OKs sewer hookup for Goldie businesses

"Despite objections, the council decision allows sewer lines to be extended beyond the city limits. "

  • Dec 23, 2000

Oak Harbor man gets prison for child rape

He receives a sentence of a year and a day

  • Dec 20, 2000

Big ferries keep commuters going during dock work

High winds could interrupt passenger flow

  • Dec 20, 2000

Dalton delivers

You can't keep a good cookie lady down

  • Dec 20, 2000

Knife wielding man says he was bluffing

Police say he was drunk and angry when he jumped over a fence and threatened a man with a steak knife.

  • Dec 20, 2000

Lineworkers blame PSE for poor storm response

Union sends out a press release criticizing Puget Sound Energy for having an inadequate workforce

  • Dec 20, 2000

Mary Kay makes for merry Sylina

Local woman gets her first Mary Kay car

  • Dec 16, 2000

Commissioners ponder fate of ‘rare’ plants

Monday hearing may set stage for new protection regulations

  • Dec 16, 2000

VP-40 home for the holidays

The Fighting Marlins are back in home waters

  • Dec 16, 2000