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Blaze is deemed as accidental

  • Apr 19, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:47AM

LANGLEY — A Langley house went up in flames around noon Wednesday while the owners weren’t home and was destroyed by the fire and the smoke it created.

Board discussed plastic playground before vote

  • Apr 19, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District officials are trying to tamp down the controversy over the district’s emerging plan to replace Castle Park with a plastic playground.

Langley man released in Nigeria

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

Joel Bisina, a Nigerian citizen and Langley resident, has been released from Nigerian custody along with four Seattle-based filmmakers.

Appeal puts county and Freeland cityhood supporters on hold

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

An appeal of the growth plan for Freeland has put Island County officials in a holding pattern.

Langley City Council to review waterfront regulatory changes

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

Langley City Council members will get a first look at potential rule changes for waterfront development at their meeting tonight.

Police step up patrols, city aids merchants

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

In response to the recent rash of break-ins in downtown Langley, Langley Mayor Paul Samuelson has authorized the police chief to expand police patrols. The city is also offering crime prevention support to Langley merchants.

County signs will go to the dogs in Freeland

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

FREELAND — It’s not quite like winning at Westminster, but soon your family dog may have a shot at fame and glory.

SWHS hopes to harness the sun

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

When students Dylan Fate and Trevor Martin came up with an idea for their senior culminating project, they asked South Whidbey High School principal Rob Prosch for help.

Record’s next Exchange will focus on cycling in Island County

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:48AM

It’s time to oil the bicycle chains, dust off the bicycle shorts and hop on your bike to head down to the Bayview Cash Store.

Local activist detained by Nigerian military

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

A well-known Langley-based activist has been detained with four filmmakers in Nigeria and is currently being held by Nigerian authorities.

Former deputy loses bid to get job back. Arbitrator rules against Jay Wallace in 911 case

  • Apr 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

An independent arbitrator said the county was right to fire former Island County Sheriff Deputy Jay Wallace for not properly responding to 911 calls and then lying in a police report about the case more than two years ago.

AmeriCorps Whidbey: Learning to serve and serving to learn

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

Each year, AmeriCorps offers 75,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to serve through a network of partnerships with local and national nonprofit groups.

Search-and-rescue dog teams find missing California woman

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

A visitor from California spent a night lost in the woods near Clinton and was found by search and rescue dogs the next day.

Testimony reveals no change in U.S. Iraq policy, Larsen says

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

The U.S. will remain mired in Iraq come good news or bad, U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen said this week.

Port of Coupeville says tax increase is the only option

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

Greenbank Farm

CAMP CASEY. WHAT’S NEXT?

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:49AM

New challenge filed against expansion plan

Langley hit by string of burglaries

  • Apr 12, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

LANGLEY — The burglar that targeted six Langley businesses early Thursday morning may have a taste for gourmet food and an inside track to Langley businesses.

Nichols-built cruise ship catches fire during voyage

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

Another Nichols Brothers-built ship ran into trouble at sea Monday.

Local man arrested after foiled break-in attempt

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

A Langley man was arrested Sunday as a suspect in two attempted burglaries of Langley businesses, Langley Police Chief Bob Herzberg said Monday.

Sheriff’s report March 22

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

1:02 p.m. — A Mukilteo woman near Sandy Hook Drive told police that her cabin had been broken into during an unknown time frame. A hole was cut in her screen door, but nothing had been taken.

News?Briefs

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

The Langley City Council has canceled the workshop that was scheduled to be held this afternoon.

New grant program to devote money to neighborhood projects

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

It takes a village to get ready for an emergency in a small town.

Falcon student qualifies for business competition

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

It took a teacher who cared and a gift for business skills for Wyatt Jarvis to secure a spot at an international business conference in Atlanta later this month.

Volunteers needed on upcoming projects Habitat for Humanity kicks off home-building project in Greenbank A HOME OF OUR OWN

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

GREENBANK — It’s just a modest rectangle of concrete rimmed by trees.

Langley woman hit with rare brain disease

  • Apr 9, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 9:50AM

LANGLEY — Rushing through life, Kim Tiller didn’t think much of a little tingle here or a pinch there.

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