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Court might restrict use of pesticides to protect wild salmon

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Had they been able to read legal briefs, salmon swimming near Whidbey would have breathed a sigh of relief this week.

School work still goes on

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

South Whidbey's school buildings are not in bad shape and, with a few hundred thousand dollars from taxpayers, they will be useable for decades into the future.

'Miracle' jet crash spares pilot, passenger

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Pilot chooses water ditching to avoid downtown, people

So, where will the sewage go?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Freeland planners looking for spot to pump treated water

$1.5 million grant could spare golden paintbrush

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Land trust still needs $500,000

Postal ad pulled; content fraudulent

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Government and postal jobs ... now hiring (not)

Clinton beach dream may become real

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Public access could be first since 1968

Langley development will have to wait a while

  • Jul 19, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:35PM

Annexation petition tabled until August

Pilot makes right decisions in powerless ditching

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

Passengers unhurt as aircraft makes a big splashdown

WAIF, Oak Harbor animal shelters differ

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

WAIF less likely to euthanize pets

Speed, alcohol factors in crash

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

Speed and alcohol were contributing factors when a car struck a power pole accidentally July 8 at about 3 p.m. in Freeland.

Rape case awaits DNA evidence test

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

The outcome of a case against a 31-year-old Oak Harbor man accused of raping a 13-year-old girl may depend on DNA evidence.

Business' work halted for permit violations

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

The Island County Planning Department has given the owners of a South Whidbey gravel business and their landlord until Friday to agree to go through the proper permit process or be closed down.

Nope, it's not a drought just yet

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

Lakes levels down, but so far it's just dry

Haugen excited about future of transportation

  • Jul 16, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:34PM

State Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen received a warm welcome Thursday from South Whidbey residents, and was eager to discuss her accomplishments in the latest state session.

Tom Roehl, Freeland's planner, dies at 56

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

On Saturday, Tom Roehl, a municipal planner who perhaps knew more about what Freeland was and what it could be in the future, died at Whidbey General Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Want the discount? It's time to start turning in those tires

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

In an effort to control mosquito populations in Island County, officials are offering a tire discount to help residents eliminate a popular breeding ground for the disease-spreading insects.

Wreck slows mail delivery, briefly

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

Letter carriers have a reputation for delivering the mail against all odds, whether it's inclement weather or snarling dogs.

Discussion is first step in Langley harbor expansion

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

Planning Small Boat Harbor expansion draws local residents

Opponents still say 'no' to SBX

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

Electromagnetic radiation is still a worry

Langley woman dies in Grand Teton National Park

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

On Tuesday night, Grand Teton National Park rangers found the body of Lori Sievers, 22, on the lower slope of Symmetry Spire, bringing to an end a search that started Sunday.

Fire offers hope to Freeland woman

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

A practice burn set by Island County Fire District 3 volunteers July 5 destroyed a condemned double-wide mobile home at the Freeland woman's Bercot Road and Shore Avenue property.

Victim's parents seek $500K from county

  • Jul 12, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:33PM

Claim comes just before statute of limitation runs out

Freeland group gets wetland

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

Thanks to the generosity of a local family, Newman Road in Freeland is becoming a corridor of protected wetlands and preserved ecosystems.

After months of dry, burn ban is issued

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

A burn ban was issued for Island County yesterday by Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley. The ban is in effect for 30 days from noon on July 10 to noon on August 10.

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