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Falcons fend off Wolves' rally

  • Feb 5, 2014 at 10:00AM

Another notable chapter was added to the long-standing island rivalry between South Whidbey and Coupeville boys basketball teams Tuesday night.

'City of Angels' opening pushed to next weekend

  • Feb 5, 2014 at 4:08PM

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts has postponed the opening of "City of Angels" for one week due to cast and crew illnesses.

Anchor of ages believed found off Whidbey Island

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Feb 7, 2014 at 7:20PM

Once strong and new, it secured our future. Now rusty and covered in sea life, it will connect us with our past. Maybe.

Clinton residents cheer on Hawks

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 7:00AM

A couple of newlywed Clinton residents won a once-in-a-lifetime trip to watch their favorite football team, the Seattle Seahawks, play the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 48 on Feb. 2.

January set high calls mark for South Whidbey Fire/EMS

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 8:00AM

Emergency responders were plenty busy last month, responding to 180 calls in January. South Whidbey Fire/EMS Chief Rusty Palmer said the number was 30 calls more than the district’s monthly average in 2013. Most of the calls were medical in nature — people who fell down, were sick, etc. — though a couple of fire calls and a marine rescue kicked off 2013.

The changing face of the Islands Chapter of the American Red Cross

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 8:00AM

For Whidbey Island Red Cross volunteers, it’s not a question of “if,” it’s a question of “when” a disaster will occur.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | South Whidbey firefighters deserve thanks

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, I just wanted to say a big “Praise God” and thank you to my dear neighborhood heroes Dave and Mike, and the wonderful local firefighters who came to my rescue when I had a chimney fire on New Year’s.

MAYOR'S BEAT | Economic development is Langley’s top priority in 2014

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 10:00AM

Last month, I used some boating stories to talk about our current economic condition and the future in and around Langley. In January, we departed from the dock. We initiated 2014 with a lean budget and streamlined services.

Falcon, Wolves rivalry to continue

  • Feb 6, 2014 at 12:00PM

Coupeville High School will take its athletic teams elsewhere next year, leaving the Cascade Conference and South Whidbey behind after years of an island rivalry.

Project manager hired for Whidbey General Hospital expansion

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 8:27AM

Whidbey General Hospital leaders have agreed to pay an Anacortes project manager up to $750,000 to coordinate the expansion project.

Whidbey General Hospital | NEW ARRIVALS

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 7:00AM

Zachary Allen Rogers and Avary May Bennett.

Naval Hospital Oak Harbor | NEW ARRIVALS

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 7:00AM

Audrey Deneen Jens and Lucy Marie Allphin.

Sound Physicians joins Whidbey General Hospital

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 8:00AM

Sound Physicians has agreed to provide hospitalist services to Whidbey General Hospital starting this week. Hospitalists replace physicians in hospitals because of their specialization in hospital care and are available around the clock.

Langley shrimping site fight continues

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 8:00AM

Langley’s battle to restrict ghost shrimp harvesting near the city took another step recently, Mayor Fred McCarthy said Monday. The city-formed ghost shrimp advocacy committee requested Peter Goldmark, Washington’s Commissioner of Public Lands, consider restricting harvesting around Langley. They heard back from Goldmark and were redirected to a division in Washington that handles the permits for commercial ghost shrimp harvesting.

SLIDESHOW | Cougar girls basketball overpowers Falcons

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Lakewood Cougars girls basketball team took an early lead and stretched it to double digits by halftime before going on to defeat the Falcons 47-31 on Friday, Jan. 31 at South Whidbey High School.

Lakewood pulls away late for 16-point win over South Whidbey

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Playing big and fast, the Lakewood Cougars girls basketball team took an early lead and never let go against South Whidbey on the Falcons’ home court Friday night.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Car/power pole accidents require extreme caution

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, We are writing to follow-up on the story published recently about a FedEx truck that hit a power pole on Ewing Road. The story represented that a live wire was in contact with the vehicle and that the driver of the truck exited through a window

Two young LMS musicians earn their place on junior all-state band

  • Feb 7, 2014 at 12:00PM updated at 7:21PM

Hours of practice and rehearsals over lunch hours have paid off for two Langley Middle School students.

Glendale farm wins Good Food Award for Island Brebis cheese

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 6:00AM

Clinton farm Glendale Shepherd received a 2014 Good Food Award in recognition of their responsible food production and taste of their products.

Still plucking at 40 | Island Strings celebrates four decades of teaching

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 6:00AM

Island Strings began its 40th year of teaching this year and the number of lives touched in that time is nearly uncountable.

Learn to let go of grief | RELIGION NOTES

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

Keith Wells, regional director for A beka Books, will be South Whidbey Community Church’s guest speaker at the 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Grange Hall, 5142 S. Bayview Road.

EDITORIAL | Historical artifacts are treasures that must be shared

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

Who would have thought? A piece of Washington’s history, a significant piece for that matter, may have been resting off the west side of Whidbey Island for more than 200 years.

RELIGION NOTES | Love neighbors as yourself

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

“Loving Your Neighbor — Is It Really Possible?” is the topic of the next audio chat at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, hosted by the Christian Science Reading Room.

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