News

Builders make annual chicken run

Frozen chickens donated to help low-income families.

  • Jul 22, 2000

In close harmony

Once you get into barbershop you can't stop singing An-O-Chord members say.

  • Jul 22, 2000

Oak Harbor police conduct drug sweep

Eight local people arrested on drug-related offenses.

  • Jul 22, 2000

Office Max opens in Oak Harbor

"Office supply and computer retail chain, is the newest addition to Oak Harbor's growing trend of big-box retail."

  • Jul 22, 2000

Council looks for Hankins fill-in

The Oak Harbor City Council is soliciting applications to fill open seat.

  • Jul 22, 2000

Boy recuperating after bridge accident.

A 12-year-old boy who was hit after he jumped into traffic on Deception Pass Bridge Wednesday is recuperating from serious injuries at Harborview Medical Center.

  • Jul 22, 2000

Race Week arrives

Race Week sailors enjoyed a beautiful day Monday that provided almost perfect conditions for racing. The Race Week festivities last until Friday night.

  • Jul 19, 2000

San Juan ferries face crunch

Fewer runs mean more overloads and longer lines.

  • Jul 19, 2000

Au Sable begins to restore Smith Prairie property

"A $200,000 grant will help refurbish buildings at the former game farm."

  • Jul 19, 2000

Where God leads

St Stephen's new rector is Oak Harbor's first woman priest.

  • Jul 19, 2000

“Better, brighter school awaits students”

"With one school nearing completion, construction work begins at Crescent Harbor Elementary."

  • Jul 19, 2000

It all started with a haircut

Hairdresser plays matchmaker for local couple.

  • Jul 19, 2000

Democrat Fisher challenges Shelton

South Whidbey businessman Tom Fisher thinks two-term commissioner is beatable on growth and economic issues.

  • Jul 19, 2000

Saturday buses to run again soon

Island Transit will resume Saturday service Aug. 12.

  • Jul 19, 2000

Sailor dies in NAS Whidbey accident

Investigation continues to discover why accident occurred.

  • Jul 15, 2000

Peas on earth – but not for long

Whidbey's last commercial pea crop heads to market.

  • Jul 15, 2000

The business of Race Week

Organizers say each visitor for the event spends about $130 per day during the six-day sailing celebration.

  • Jul 15, 2000

Job is homecoming for new public works director

Malcolm Bishop returns to Coupeville to take up new post.

  • Jul 15, 2000

Council gives Senior Center OK to seek grant

"Day Break program and Respite Adult Day Services may apply for a $25,000 grant."

  • Jul 15, 2000

Commissioner campaigns draw contributions

Citizens back their candidates with bucks.

  • Jul 15, 2000