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Mosquitoes make outdoors intolerable for island couple

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

Greenbank residents know Lake Hancock is a breeding ground for mosquitoes. But knowing and being able to do something about it are two different issues.

County tax increase leads state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

But Island County's rate is still low, assessor says

High school boy collapses from drugs, huffing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

A 16-year-old South Whidbey High School junior collapsed Thursday morning during the school's lunch period from what may have been earlier drug use.

Vigil marks two-year anniversary of 9/11 attacks

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

Shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday, a group of 20 people gathered at the Langley Park for a candlelight vigil to mark the second anniversary of the terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, D.C., on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001.

Hospital board asks candidate to withdraw

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

In an unusual development in a local political race, Peter Borden, the president of the Whidbey General Hospital board of commissioners, has asked Doctor Paul Zaveruha to withdraw from the hospital commissioner's race.

GPS team helps map Whidbey Island's hardened shorelines

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

About a dozen volunteers began walking the 160 miles of Whidbey Island's shorelines in August to map all of the man-made structures.

Audits come in twos for schools

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

Board of education approves $49,000 budget audit

Dems flood fair association with new members

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

It appears that a new and possibly majority voting block is about to join the Island County Fair Association.

Hobo spiders can hurt, but they're not all bad

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:46PM

3 types of hobo spiders, 1 can deliver nasty bite

County workers on the move as remodel is finished

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

People will soon have one place to apply for permits when three county departments move back into the Island County Courthouse Annex building by the beginning of October.

Dumping still confounds cops, property owners

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

One man's plight shared by hundreds

School board questions retire/rehire program

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

Standards don't appear to apply universally

Council kills Langley annexation

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

Partners may have to turn to county to develop acreage

'Killer' seaweed attacks

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

A localized fish kill in the west end of Penn Cove last weekend was probably caused by Whidbey's hot, dry summer, not manmade pollution.

It's back to school time

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

Students, teachers look forward to new year

Seabiscuit race like yesterday for Varner

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

By 1939, the undisputed sportsman of the decade was not a man. He was a horse and his name was Seabiscuit.

SEC levels charges in bond scandal

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:45PM

After investigating out of the public eye for more than two years, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is taking more than half a dozen people to court for their role in the illegal sale of $20 million in bonds by the Holmes Harbor Sewer District in 2000.

Bill or Canada are seniors' only drug options

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

Larsen explains Medicare fight

Maybe meet your next mayor

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

But Colburn drops out of forum due to opposition to its organizers

Auditor fingers school officer for theft

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

State, school district find money missing from payroll

WEAN wins its Camp Casey tussle with SPU

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

Hearings board would rather see master planned resort zoning

Larsen vows no closures for Everett, Whidbey bases

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

Cites need for community support to keep bases off federal closure list

Langley will vote on developer’s request to petition

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

Langley City Council will attempt to make a decision whether or not to allow developers to petition to annex a portion of Coles Road.

School budget gets a 3-2 approval

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

Despite recent number troubles, the South Whidbey Board of Education approved a $16 million-plus budget.

Are you ready for your close up now, Mrs. Hawley?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:44PM

PBS series will feature Freeland quilter and South Whidbey scenes

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