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South Whidbey volleyball pulls off upset against King’s in five sets

  • Oct 17, 2014 at 8:00PM

There’s magic at King’s School’s Mike Martin Gym for the South Whidbey volleyball team.

SLIDESHOW | Cross country takes over South Whidbey High School for annual invite race

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 7:00AM

A total of 37 cross country teams flocked to South Whidbey High School's Waterman Field on Sept. 20 for the annual South Whidbey Invitational 5K race.

Are you afraid of the dark? Legion haunted house holds ghouls, ghosts, gore

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 7:00AM

South Whidbey is conjuring up some delightfully frightful Halloween festivities. Langley in particular is aflutter with Halloween activity, from the wooden ravens standing guard around the city to the numerous spooky celebrations to come.

Cascade bluff funicular revived

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

The funicular is back. Maybe. Criticism over the view impacts of a bridge and elevator tower to shuttle people from Cascade Avenue down to South Whidbey Harbor in Langley has city officials reconsidering the original proposal, according to Langley Mayor Fred McCarthy.

Search for first win goes on for Falcon girls soccer

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 8:00AM

King’s cruised to a 6-1 victory over South Whidbey in a Cascade Conference girls soccer match Thursday night.

SLIDESHOW | Volleyball teams from South Whidbey place 2nd, 4th at own tournament

  • Sep 25, 2014 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey's varsity volleyball team finished in second place at its namesake invitational tournament Sept. 20 out of a field of 16 teams. The Falcon junior varsity girls placed fourth overall.

Dog House owners seek renovation

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 9:00AM

An hour-long meeting between the owners of the Dog House Tavern and Langley’s mayor and planning director has them all back to where they started more than a year ago: renovation and restoration.

Vaughan backs out of Island Transit director application

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

Island County Commissioner Aubrey Vaughan announced at the Island Transit meeting last week he would seek the organization’s top job, but he appears to have had a change of heart over the weekend.

SLIDESHOW | Falcon volleyball upsets Lady Knights in five sets

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

South Whidbey rallied from 2-1 in a Cascade Conference volleyball match against third-place King's to win 3-2 on the Lady Knights' home court, Mike Martin Gym, on Oct. 16.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Hannold’s Navy background will serve us well

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, I am voting for Rick Hannold for Island County commissioner, District 3, in November. I hope many of you will join me, as well. Hannold, a retired Navy chief petty officer with many years of solid executive experience, will bring much needed fiscal sobriety to our county commission.

Falcon XC places second behind King’s in postseason tuneup

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 10:00AM

King’s cross country teams narrowly edged South Whidbey’s on Thursday in a Cascade Conference meet in Granite Falls.

Barnyard Bingo proves a success at M-Bar-C Ranch Barn Sale

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 11:00AM

Dave Christensen from Port Townsend was deemed the winner of the M-Bar-C Ranch Barnyard Bingo, an event which took place as part of the ranch’s annual Barn Sale Fundraiser.

Take this dance: Argentine tango class teaches movement as well as connection

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 12:00PM

A stanza of rich and vital music ascends from the speakers, breaking the evening silence at Bayview Corner; four couples silently take to the studio floor, keeping time with one another’s precise steps and slight sways as if attuned to the notes as by one another’s energy.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Vote Karla Jacks for commissioner

  • Oct 15, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Oct 18, 2014 at 12:58PM

Editor, Too often we elect someone for what we think they will do, be, and become. Karla Jacks is already a proven leader and will be a grand Island County commissioner. Jacks is pragmatic, she cares about others and will continue to make a difference in this region. She has led the Camano Center to great successes, raised three admirable young men, and worked tirelessly to help support schools by volunteering her time, energy, and resources. Jacks will work to find solutions to support Island Transit and the needs of seniors and disabled. Anyone who knows Jacks will be the first to tell you she never quits working. She will help maintain access to clean water and beaches. She will have an open-door policy to your ideas and opinions. She will support Naval Air Station Whidbey Island and work with other elected officials and the base leadership to find common ground to bring sides together.

EDITOR'S COLUMN | Imagine ‘I rode the whale to Langley’

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 1:00PM

Funicular — it’s as much fun to say as it is to contemplate, and it appears the concept is back on the table in Langley.

Whidbey General Hospital prepares for Ebola

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 2:00PM

With cases of Ebola now reported in the United States, Whidbey General Hospital is joining hospitals across the country in preparing to receive patients afflicted with the disease.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Hannold will protect Navy base

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 6:00PM

Editor, Do you have a job in Island County, own a home, enjoy a variety of retail outlets, or just appreciate the stable local economy? If your answer is yes and you want them to remain economically safe you should be concerned with the County Commissioner’s race.

Clinton Community Council wants to hear what should be done at next meeting

  • Oct 18, 2014 at 8:00PM

Anyone with a stake in Clinton or interest in seeing what has happened, and can happen, should make their way to the Clinton Community Council meeting Thursday, Oct. 23.

Drugs not an epidemic, sheriff says

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 8:58AM

Despite Island County Sheriff Mark Brown’s assertions to the contrary, South Whidbey residents insist the drug problem on the South End has reached “epidemic” proportions.

Driver and son OK after rollover on Bush Point Road

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 5:17PM

A father and son heading home from a successful day of fishing off Bush Point fell victim to heavy rain and slick streets Friday afternoon.

SLIDESHOW | Falcon volleyball rally falls short against Lady Knights

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 5:00PM

South Whidbey roared back from an 0-2 deficit and forced King's into a five-set match Tuesday.

King’s volleyball survives five-set scare from South Whidbey

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 6:00PM

Mandy Jones beamed with pride after her South Whidbey volleyball team lost 3-2 to King’s on Tuesday.

NOTABLE | Greenbank author debuts first YA novel, ‘Night Plague’

  • Sep 26, 2014 at 6:00PM

Andrea Rieck, a 24-year-old resident of Greenbank and alumnus of South Whidbey Academy, recently published her first novel, “Night Plague.”

Falcon XC teams make 1A coaches rankings

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM

South Whidbey cross country teams have made an impression on the 1A coaches in Washington.

Would you like that delivered? Gofer service comes to South Whidbey

  • Sep 27, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Sep 29, 2014 at 3:52PM

Food delivery has come to South Whidbey. At least, it’s available at a selection of the busier restaurants from Freeland to Clinton, thanks to third-party delivery service D-UP (Delivery-Up) and creators Ian and Kayla Armijo.

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