News

“Higher costs, lower payback squeezes hospital”

Whidbey General Hospital tries to find more places to cut costs following pressure from HMO.

  • Oct 11, 2000

Learning the ropes at fire school

New facility provides proving ground for island firefighters

  • Oct 11, 2000

nah-nah-nah-nah-NAH-nah-nah-nah STILTMAN!

"Larry Dobson, the Stiltman, will be at the Uniquely Whidbey Trade Fair and Home Show this weekend, Oct. 14 and 15. "

  • Oct 11, 2000

“Ferry changes: surcharge ends, Keystone run reduced”

"As of Tuesday, the Keystone/Port Townsend route was reduced to one boat. "

  • Oct 11, 2000

Health care: Time for a change?

Case says it's time to look at single payer system.

  • Oct 11, 2000

Trade Fair comes Saturday

Uniquely Whidbey Trade Fair and Home Show takes place in Coupeville.

  • Oct 11, 2000

Helping kids in trouble

New Island County Juvenile and Family Court Services program starts this month.

  • Oct 11, 2000

Island couple pleads guilty to growing pot

Deputies found their marijuana growing operation while investigating a burglary.

  • Oct 7, 2000

Official says Harbor Air is on solid ground

Rumors still circulate that airline is in financial trouble.

  • Oct 7, 2000

Celebrating survival

Whidbey General Hospital hosts Breast Cancer Symposium 2000

  • Oct 7, 2000

“Anderson, Sehlin both offer experience”

10th District legislative candidates have both been on the job.

  • Oct 7, 2000

City human resources director fired

Human Resources Director Andy Keene was terminated by Mayor Patty Cohen.

  • Oct 7, 2000

EDC defends mission in Freeland

Shaughnessy fends off criticism before Langley council

  • Oct 7, 2000

Family seeks silver lining after fire

"Frank Torres (left), Alexander Jensen and Sandia Jensen are struggling to get their feet back on the ground after a fire in August wiped out their rental home and all their belongings. "

  • Oct 7, 2000

A more discerning eye

Class teaches students media savvy

  • Oct 4, 2000

Funk gets national grant to archive his photos

Former News-Times editor will get some help sorting his large collection of photographs.

  • Oct 4, 2000

Community campaign targets domestic violence

Soroptimists will turn the town purple with balloons and posters tomorrow to launch Domestic Violence Awareness month.

  • Oct 4, 2000

City backs off on annexations

Council members decide not to pursue annexations after finding that the property owners could easily de-annex themselves.

  • Oct 4, 2000

High school opens up to parents

Oak Harbor High School hosts open house.

  • Oct 4, 2000

Time running out to register

Want to vote? Get registered.

  • Oct 4, 2000