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Sex offender laws lauded

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:23PM

How effective are laws that compel sex offenders to register and allow law enforcement to notify the community of where they live? Is it fair to treat sex offenders and kidnappers differently than all other criminals?

Goss Lake Woods transfer to county seems guaranteed

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:23PM

State Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen's office notified constituents last week on Whidbey Island that the conversion of 600 acres of woods on Lone Lake Road to a county park is all but guaranteed.

County buys Deer Lagoon

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:23PM

South Whidbey wetland saved

Island third-graders build confidence and greenhouse

  • May 17, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:23PM

The tiny greenhouse sits alone in the center of a vacant field on Campbell Road in Clinton. Working in and around it are 10 third-graders busy planting seeds, tilling earth and carrying buckets of water.

Bush Point launch nearer to reality

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:22PM

Commissioners for the Port of South Whidbey can see a light at the end of the long bureaucratic tunnel toward completion of the boat launch at Bush Point.

Trillium's Freeland property has new owners

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:22PM

New owners say they have no immediate plans for 780 acres

Whidbey wildflowers at their spring peak

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:22PM

At Deception Pass State Park, two hikers ignore views of plunging rocks and rushing water and begin the winding trail up to Goose Rock.

Man pleads guilty, fined after assault on war protester

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Franz "Bud" Noble pleaded guilty to fourth-degree assault, but was given a deferred sentence with the condition that he attend anger management counseling and pay a $300 fine.

Fairness of sex offender level decisions debated

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Change of residence can change status

Freeland beach party ends with man knifed

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

What began as a friendly beach party Friday night near Freeland sent one man to Harborview Medical Center with five stab wounds and sent another to jail.

If you're not doing anything, you must be on Whidbey

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Local committee spends $250,000 to convince tourists to relax here

Many fear loss of Camp Casey forest

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Island's old-growth woods called 'irreplaceable habitat'

Camp Casey appeal heads to regional hearings board

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

WEAN argues that expansion violates rules

9-1-1 service improves for some Island County cell phone users

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Calling 911 in an emergency will get a little easier for T-mobile customers in two weeks.

Catch of the day

  • May 14, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:21PM

Possession Point project releases 42,000 salmon

School board votes to lay off assistant superintendent

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

The South Whidbey Board of Education voted Monday night to cut the assistant superintendent's position from the central office next fall.

Whidbey spartina conference set

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

Whidbey residents will have the chance to learn everything about spartina they might want to know.

Reporters give a media warning

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

Caution audience to watch media, their rights

Under pressure, DOT vows spray cuts

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

A brief blowup between Whidbey Island herbicide spray opponents and the Department of Transportation this week has evolved into policy that could make highways 525 and 20 almost spray free.

Settlement cash pays district bills

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

A settlement between the Holmes Harbor Sewer District and one of the attorneys it sued over a $20 million bond scandal has given the district the money it needs to continue its legal fight.

Live music becomes therapy

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

Marion Mullkoff has long been used to hearing her husband, Eugene, play the piano in the couple's Coupeville home.

Ship sewage claimed non-issue for island

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

Cruise ship discharges 40 tons along Whidbey

Freeland road alteration helps launch massive boat

  • May 10, 2003 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 4:20PM

It will take a beefy launch system to send the newest and biggest Nichols Brothers Boat Builders boat on its way next month.

Head-on crash blocks Deception Pass Bridge

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:19PM

Driver of car flown to Seattle hospital

School sets registration dates for kindergarten

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 4:19PM

The South Whidbey School District has set May 13 as kindergarten registration day for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2003.

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