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County cops score drugs, guns in early morning Scatchet Head raid

Drugs and guns were taken in a raid on a Scatchet Head home this week. Rebecca McCarthy, 49, was booked into Island County jail on suspicion of possession with intent to deliver meth. - Contributed photo
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Deputies with the Island County Sheriff’s Office seized about $23,000 worth of drugs in an early morning raid at Scatchet Head Thursday.

 

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District judge questions Whidbey General Hospital records refusal

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 6:18AM

Whidbey General Hospital isn’t on trial, but both a judge and the deputy prosecutor directed some pointed comments about the administration during a court hearing Monday.

Freeland banker faces jail time

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 6:18AM

A former customer service manager at the Freeland branch of Whidbey Island Bank is facing time in federal prison for embezzling $162,000 from the bank.

SHERIFF'S REPORT | A grizzly bear, angry landlords and attacked chickens

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Dec 19, 2014 at 6:16AM

The following are 9-1-1 reports to the Island County Sheriff’s Office, South Precinct. Thursday, November 27 7:56 a.m. — A caller on Highway 525 and Classic Road saw a bear on the side of the road grazing. Caller states she looked it up and it seems to be a grizzly bear, per Google. 10:04 a.m. — A caller at the Clinton Ferry Terminal got a report of a capsized boat in the area.

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'Friendliest' hotel to open early Dec. 19; Stilly elders love it (slide show)

  • Dec 17, 2014 at 8:00AM updated Dec 18, 2014 at 2:19PM
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ARLINGTON – "The World's Friendliest Casino" at Angel of the Winds north of Arlington now has "The World's Friendliest Hotel."

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