Where the happy people reside

During times of war, pestilence and TV reruns, it’s inspiring to find a genuinely happy group of people who are glad to be alive, enthusiastic… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2007

How about meeting us?

Puget Sound Energy held a well-publicized meeting in eastern King County last week to explain their response to the big December windstorm in that area,… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2007

Sound Off: We all know a hero or two

Most heroes live and work among us without much notice. But we all know who they are.The Island County Community Health Advisory Board is again… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2007

Editorial: Plug sales tax leakage

The economic development community has a new catch phrase it’s been bandying about in recent months: sales tax leakage.Such leakage occurs when Island County residents… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2007

Editorial: Wildcat TV boosts holidays

Oak Harbor High School Wildcat TV students did an outstanding job over the holidays in helping to bring the school and the community closer together.Many… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2007

Holiday cold strategy falls short

It was a simple goal: Experience Christmas without the accompaniment of a bad cold as had happened the previous few years. It’s no fun sniffing… Continue reading

  • Jan 3, 2007