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Junior Falcons sweep hoops foes

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 4:00PM

South Whidbey’s seventh/eighth-grade boys basketball team cleaned house over the weekend against Anacortes and Everett.

Taste of state not enough for senior-laden squad | Falcon spring preview

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 4:00PM

Being eliminated from the state 1A boys soccer tournament quarterfinal round in 2014 left much to be desired for the South Whidbey Falcons.

South Whidbey parks to talk comp plan tonight

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 6:00PM

The South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District will discuss matters such as its Comprehensive Plan programs, a memorandum of understanding for parks groups and a reaffirmation of its inter-local agreement with the South Whidbey School District at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18.

Mystery Weekend: Longest running event in U.S. takes one year to organize

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Feb 19, 2015 at 6:52AM

As has happened for three decades, hundreds of amateur sleuths will flood Langley’s streets and shops, searching for clues to solve a fictitious murder this weekend.

South Whidbey's Hunter Newman qualifies for wrestling Mat Classic

  • Feb 18, 2015 at 6:00PM

South Whidbey High School will be represented at the wrestling tournament in Tacoma this weekend.

South Whidbey High School competes in state Poetry Out Loud competition

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 6:00PM

Chloe Hood, a student at South Whidbey High School, participated in the state Poetry Out Loud competition March 7, according to a recent press release.

Boys regroup, girls focus on title chase | Falcon spring preview

  • Mar 13, 2015 at 6:00PM

Golf on South Whidbey had a promising start after a close loss to Kamiak and Lake Stevens high schools in a short jamboree Thursday.

Governor to speak at Island County EDC lunch

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 6:00AM

Gov. Jay Inslee will be the keynote speaker at the Island County Economic Development Council’s annual membership luncheon 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 24 in Oak Harbor.

EDITORIAL | Elected officials have a duty to respond

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 6:00AM

More and more often these days one hears elected officials from a range of small governments say they’d rather not talk to the newspaper. I’m just an individual, they say, and can’t speak for the board. Contact an administrator or designated spokesman. Rubbish.

Freeland dojo Tiger Martial Arts still kicking after 10 years

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 6:00AM

Wendi Barker, owner of Tiger Martial Arts in Freeland, began her first karate class in Boston at age 30, after her son RJ was born with spina bifida.

South Whidbey firefighters prep for Columbia Tower climb with IAC training

  • Feb 19, 2015 at 7:00AM

A couple of firefighters from South Whidbey have a big climb ahead of them. Will Piepenbrink and Jon Gabelein, both volunteer firefighters with South Whidbey Fire/EMS, are planning to tackle the Firefighter Stairclimb on March 8. The annual event is the largest climb in the world and takes place at Seattle's Columbia Tower.

Cutting back on errors a major key to success | Falcon spring preview

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 8:00AM

Inexperience and a small roster led to lots of losses and even more errors for the 2014 Falcon fastpitch team.

South Whidbey fourth grader pens Seahawks poem

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 8:00AM

Richie Hinojos, a fourth-grade student at South Whidbey Elementary School, used one of the class’ new Google Chromebooks to write and process his feelings after the Seahawks’ Super Bowl loss to the Patriots.

Langley High School alumni reunite to reminisce

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 10:00AM

For the group of 15 men seated around the lunch table at Holmes Harbor Rod and Gun Club, the conversation quickly shoots from discussion of one’s upcoming vacation to recollections of another’s family antics and yet another’s deceased loved one. The men are all alumni of the former Langley High School. The eldest members of the group graduated in 1944 while the youngest graduated from high school in 1955.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Sen. Bailey’s vote casts climate doubt

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 10:00AM

Editor, Call me old fashioned, but I still think it’s important to keep track of how our elected officials are representing their constituents.

Langley Chamber director set to retire

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 12:00PM

Marc Esterly, executive director of the Langley Chamber of Commerce, announced his resignation and retirement Thursday.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Why not extend funicular line?

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 12:00PM

Editor, The Record’s online comments regarding the Langley funicular contain delightful input from Bob Prasch. He wrote, “Why take [the funicular] just to the top of the bluff? Why not all the way to DeBruyn Ave to conquer that long steep hill too? There can be ‘stations’ at Cascade, Anthes, and Park avenues along the way. Chimed music (like the kind you hear from an ice cream truck) can emanate from the vestibules as they go by. People from places like Lynnwood and Renton would be coming to Langley in droves! Maybe even Oak Harbor too!”

Langley City Council looks at land swap, firehouse surplus

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 1:00PM

Property is the top topic for the Langley City Council at its upcoming Monday, March 16 meeting.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Let planner work before forming opinions

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 2:00PM

Let planner work, before opinions Editor, Watching such continuous, vociferous and intense support or opposition to a given issue makes me suspect, based on 45 years of public involvement experience, there are other underlying agendas at play: name recognition, pre-running for elected office, upset at elected official or officials for past rebukes, religious fervor, other and etc. WOW.

Sluggers ready to roll through playoffs, on to Yakima | Falcon spring preview

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 4:00PM

Surprising many, South Whidbey made a serious splash at the state 1A baseball tournament in 2014, and the Falcon sluggers are prepared to hammer their way back to the top this season.

Waterway bill clears Senate

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 4:00PM

State Sen. Barbara Bailey, R-Oak Harbor, is pushing a bill that prioritizes the environment over facial exfoliation.

Legislators to hold town hall meeting

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Tenth District Town Hall Meeting is 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, March 14, at the Coupeville Rec Hall.

Senior exodus means opportunity | Falcon spring preview

  • Mar 14, 2015 at 6:00PM

Only three Falcons return having played varsity for South Whidbey girls tennis the past season, leaving a large void for new players to fill.

Freeland Sewer district office moves

  • Feb 20, 2015 at 4:33PM

The Freeland Water and Sewer District’s headquarters has moved. The office relocated this week to 5585 Lotto Ave., the blue building behind Wells Fargo Bank that formerly housed Wescott Flooring. The district was formerly located on South Woodard Avenue.

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