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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

Editorial: Night Out is expression of community values

The death of NAS Whidbey's Scott Kinkele in a senseless drive-by shooting on Highway 20 hits us hard.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Family files suit over Camano accident

"A Camano Island couple whose twin teen-aged sons were killed in a car accident in 1997 are suing the driver of the car, his family and another family who owned the car."

  • Aug 2, 2000

Party planned on the prairie

An old-fashioned barn party is shaping up on Ebey's Prairie.

  • Aug 2, 2000

Singers to perform

Piper Eger and Betsy Senff will present a concert in Oak Harbor on Sunday.

  • Aug 2, 2000

“Family, neighbors shaken by arrest of Anacortes men”

"While investigators puzzle through the evidence, the brother's family members continue supporting them."

  • Aug 2, 2000

Medicare costs to rise

"Next month, many of Whidbey Island's 6,000-plus seniors may be paying more for Medicare."

  • Jul 29, 2000

Aggressive weed needs aggressive response

"Strong, aggressive and armed for protection, Canada thistle is a non-native weed that will quickly take over if left uncontrolled."

  • Jul 29, 2000

Cable company lays groundwork for more channels

Millennium Cable is scheduled to complete construction of a fiber optics backbone that runs the length of the island by the end of the summer.

  • Jul 29, 2000