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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.

Disorderly conduct admitted in flag case

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

A 42-year-old Coupeville man who was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a peace protester, stealing her flag and driving with the woman on the hood of her car recently pleaded guilty to a single criminal charge.

Candidate marches for school board position

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

Rich Parker threw his hat into the ring last weekend.

Children's computer privileges under scrutiny

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

Sno-Isle Library system examines its compliance with Internet ruling by U.S. Supreme Court

Fireworks at night, revelers' delight

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:32PM

Thousands pack Freeland Park and Maxwelton Beach to celebrate the Fourth

State grants help Island Transit

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

Island Transit got a busload of new dollars from Washington State Department of Transportation last week.

There’s a new sign of summer fun

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

Finding South Whidbey Community Park just got a little easier thanks to a new sign installed Monday afternoon.

Early fire destroys unoccupied home

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

An early-morning fire near Langley Sunday burned a house to the ground but, apparently, left no one homeless.

Deception Bridge takes a life, but deputies save another

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

One bridge jumper was saved and another died during the past week as Deception Pass became a magnet for suicide attempts.

Langley’s main drag to get rebuilt in 2004

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

Plans are slowly paving the way for the reconstruction of one of Langley’s most problematic streets, Anthes Avenue.

Beach fire halted before bluff burns

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

A beach fire that got out of control after an apparent drinking party was stopped Monday just before it set the bluff below Scatchet Head alight.

Weird artifacts tell of cash store’s past

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

Anyone who opens up a wall in an old building should expect a modicum of weirdness.

Superintendent’s contract extended to 2005

  • Jun 25, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:31PM

Split vote, abstention defeats motion to terminate Laster’s contract

Annexation advances

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

The city has heard from enough interested property owners in the area to go ahead with the annexation process.

Langley man jailed for cruelty to pet dog

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

A Langley man with an arrest history including narcotics possession was arrested June 6 in connection with extreme neglect of a pet dog.

Outcry over Bayview expansion still growing

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Opposition still fierce as public meetings end

What a disaster!

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Annual FD3 drill bigger than ever

Project may bring Langley 100 homes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Coles Road development would increase population

Forget ‘Blueberry,’ remember ‘Parma’

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Now, after a complete transformation both inside and out, Trattoria Parma is just days away from opening.

New helicopter landing pad secured by hospital

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Property purchase will cost about $600,000

Golf course is for the birds

  • Jun 18, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:30PM

Useless Bay to provide sanctuary for wildlife

Drunk deputy resigns

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:29PM

Claiming serious health conditions, an Island County Sheriff's deputy resigned Monday, a little over a week after being arrested for being drunk on duty.

Despite big slip, mud, the Empress hits the water

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:29PM

An estimated 3,000 people gathered in Freeland Monday to watch the launch of the Empress of the North, the largest ship built by Nichols Brothers Boats.

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