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Island County cops nab suspected stabber

  • Jan 7, 2015 at 2:00PM

A 42-year-old Freeland man is recovering after being stabbed in the leg during a robbery Jan. 1, according to the Island County Sheriff’s Office. Detective Ed Wallace said the suspect, Kevin Brown, was known to the victim. Brown, 37, had been at the victim’s house that night with several other people, including his girlfriend.

Spunky, witty women run behind-the-scenes work of Falcon sports

  • Jan 7, 2015 at 4:00PM

Walk into Erickson Gym or through the gates of Waterman’s Field for a football, volleyball, basketball or wrestling match, and one of five women is there to greet you. For at least the past decade, every home game at South Whidbey High School has featured the Falcon athletics ladies: Maryann Davis, Pat Nostrand, Lois Cooley, Janis Martinovic and Jan McNeely. And they are true blue: each dons their blue and white proudly, welcomes guests, hands out tickets and chats with friends, neighbors, parents, students and teachers.

Ferry leaders to visit Island County commissioners

  • Jan 7, 2015 at 4:00PM

The Board of Island County Commissioners will meet in special session 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 8, in the commissioners hearing room in Coupeville.

Feathered friends: South Whidbey birders take stock of avian population

  • Jan 7, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Christmas count is the longest running citizen science survey in the world and provides important data on avian population trends.

South Whidbey Garden club seeks grant applicants

  • Jan 7, 2015 at 6:00PM

The South Whidbey Garden Club has some extra money and is looking for the right organization to give it to. The club is inviting community non-profits to apply for a $500 grant for projects that benefit the community with environmental stewardship, horticultural education or community beautification.

Nichols Brothers Boat Builders marks 50 years

  • Jan 9, 2015 at 4:02PM

Like it has done nearly 200 times before, Nichols Brothers Boat Builders will christen a newly completed vessel this weekend.

Saratoga Orchestra brings Appalachian spring to Whidbey

  • Jan 9, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Jan 13, 2015 at 12:52PM

Saratoga Orchestra will present “Appalachian Spring for a Whidbey Winter” Jan. 17-18. The concerts will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17 at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 18 at the Nordic Lodge in Coupeville.

South Whidbey writer Sue Frause hospitalized

  • Jan 9, 2015 at 4:00PM

Sue Frause, host of WICA’s culinary series “Kitsch ‘N’ Bitch” and a popular writer on South Whidbey, was hospitalized last Saturday.

Demitria Louise O'Neill | New arrival

  • Jan 9, 2015 at 6:00PM

Parents Blair and Patrick O’Neill and elder brother Burke welcomed Demitria Louise O’Neill to the world on Dec. 17, 2014.

EDITORIAL | Terrorist acts can’t be allowed to stifle freedom of speech

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 6:00AM

The cold-blooded murder of 12 people at a French satirical magazine, Charlie Hebdo, is a reminder that a freedom sometimes comes with a high price. It’s also a reminder that none of us should take our precious freedoms for granted, as there are those in the world who would gladly strip them away.

Whidbey hospital CEO grilled in court, prosecutor questions testimony

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 6:00AM updated Jan 11, 2015 at 8:56AM

Two administrators at Whidbey General Hospital gave conflicting testimony under oath during a court hearing Tuesday over how they handled an assault allegation against a fellow administrator.

SWHS student to compete at regional poetry competition | Notable

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 8:00AM

South Whidbey High School sophomore Chloe Hood has earned a spot in the National Endowment for the Arts Poetry Out Loud regional competition.

Beach access group seeks stories

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 8:00AM

Island Beach Access, a group devoted to securing and informing people of public beach access in Island County, is looking to compile stories of people being kicked off beaches or intimidated.

South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District looks into agency cooperation

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 10:00AM

The South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District is considering a proposal for a Memorandum of Understanding between the parks district, the Port of South Whidbey, Island County and the City of Langley.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Roundup left out study’s background

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 10:00AM

Editor, A brief article in the Roundup section of The Record on Dec. 31 talked about the surveys I conducted for the City of Langley, but did not describe that there was a process that included two surveys and two public meetings to talk about bringing more people to town to build the businesses in the community.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Reasonable Funicular design needs support

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 12:00PM

Editor, The Langley funicular would make a fine investment to the economic development of Langley. I believe a viable, vibrant Langley is an asset and a source of pride to all South Whidbey residents. The funicular would be a charming and amusing — come on, you know you all want to ride on it — practical addition to the attractions that Langley presents to the locals and visitors alike.

Chopper pilots to train at NAS Whidbey

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 12:00PM

Black Hawk pilots based out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Tacoma will visit Whidbey to conduct Navy simulator training over the next year.

Langley sticks to sidewalk snow, ice responsibility rules

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 12:00PM

Clearing sidewalk snow will remain the responsibility of property owners and shop keepers, Langley city leaders have decided.

Stifling Bellevue Christian defense locks down South Whidbey girls hoops

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 2:00PM

Bellevue Christian’s full-court press proved to be too much for the South Whidbey girls basketball team Thursday night.

Rep. Rick Larsen visits Langley

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 2:00PM

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Everett, will visit Langley to speak with constituents about issues important to them from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17.

South Whidbey wrestling scraps dual meets after tackling Everett Classic

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 4:00PM

South Whidbey will not have a home wrestling meet this year and district officials have canceled the team’s remaining away head-to-head Cascade Conference meets.

Langley police officer helps save a life with AED

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Jan 12, 2015 at 9:37AM

When the time came, Langley Police Officer Charlie Liggitt jumped into action, and his decisions helped save a life late last month.

South Whidbey trio takes farm-to-table movement on the road

  • Jan 10, 2015 at 6:00PM

Lacey Thompson and Clinton residents Chris Vulk and Brittany Keylon share a dream to own a business which will provide accessible, versatile whole food to South Whidbey. They hope to provide convenient, delicious meals to residents stepping off the ferry or attending an arts festival or farmers market.

SLIDESHOW | Bellevue Christian buckles down against South Whidbey girls basketball

  • Jan 11, 2015 at 10:00AM

Bellevue Christian took a 24-7 lead at halftime over South Whidbey's girls basketball team and never looked back to a 43-29 victory Jan. 8 at South Whidbey High School.

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