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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.

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.

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.

Langley sees business growth in 2013

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

According to a Langley Main Street Association report, the city saw growth in 2013. Fred Lundahl, a business owner in Langley and member of the association, told the city council Monday night that more businesses opened than closed last year.

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.

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.

Unitarians hear from Rev. Dennis | RELIGION NOTES

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island will hold regular service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at 20103 Highway 525, Freeland.

Falcon wrestling lands seven at final tune-up in Tacoma

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Two weeks was too long a stretch for South Whidbey wrestling to go without a match.

What are you thinking about? | RELIGION NOTES

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Unity of Whidbey will hold service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at 5671 Crawford Road.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Homelessness must never be considered normal

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, After seeing the powerful film “12 Years a Slave,” I found myself despising the slave owners. How could otherwise decent, God-fearing people participate in this institution, clearly abhorrent to anyone with eyes to see? With slavery all around them, did it seem normal, inevitable, even right?

Student dancers learn from professional at Island Dance

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 12:00PM

Aaron Cash recently returned to Island Dance to work with students. He taught class and created dance pieces for company dancers and alumnae over the weekend after touring for 10 years on Cher’s “Love Hurts” tour. He has danced with Mikhail Baryshnikov and with Twyla Tharp as her pas de deux partner. Cash has worked with the theatre’s dance students for four years. “It amazes me what really good training there is here,” he said of the dance studio. “They [the students] always seem to love what they do.”

Langley residents celebrate 70 years | ANNIVERSARY

  • Feb 9, 2014 at 6:00AM

Bill and Martha Martin of Langley are celebrating 70 years together this Valentine’s Day.

South Whidbey parks ranger finds body on beach

  • Feb 9, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 9:34AM

An employee with State Parks discovered a body on the beach outside of his state-owned housing near Possession Point State Park on South Whidbey Thursday afternoon.

A place for personal prayer | RELIGION NOTES

  • Feb 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Healing Rooms are open from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, at 5200 Honeymoon Bay Road, Freeland.

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