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Conduct, field use to be reviewed by South Whidbey Parks District

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

On the heels of a controversial ban of a youth soccer coach from South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District fields, the parks commissioners will discuss field use, among other items, tonight.

Future art classes to be discussed by South Whidbey School District

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

The South Whidbey School District Board of Directors discussed the needs of each school and how to improve the district during a workshop on Wednesday, March 12.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Commissioner Johnson’s criticism was out of line

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

Commissioner Johnson’s diatribe against another elected official was extremely inappropriate and unprofessional. I would hope that she has thought long and hard about her terrible mistake and will then apologize to both of the elected officials involved in this debacle, particularly Treasurer Ana Maria Nuñez.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Grateful for dining support of schools

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 4:00PM

I write on behalf of the South Whidbey Schools Foundation. We want to express our gratitude for all who participated in “Dine Out Wednesdays for South Whidbey Schools.” The program was launched in February and runs through March. Details can be found at SWSFoundation.org

Navy extends public comment period for Northwest training and testing EIS to April 15

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 1:59PM

The U.S. Navy is extending the public comment period for the Northwest Training and Testing Draft Environmental Impact Statement until April 15 to allow the public more time to submit comments.

Langley to reconsider scrubbing standing ethics committee

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Mar 21, 2013 at 7:14AM

Facing questions and pressure from four members of the disbanded Langley Ethics Commission, the city council agreed Monday night to take another look at its ethics code and ethics training.

Black Sea bound: South Whidbey robotics team sets sights on international competition in Romania

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 9:47AM

This is the story of a little team of South Whidbey student engineers making a big splash in the world of underwater robotics. Atlantis Inc. ROV already had a Pacific Northwest regional title when the Black Sea International ROV Competition and Exhibition contacted the team of teenagers earlier this month. At the international competition held in Federal Way, Wash., last year, Atlantis won the Biggest Bang for the Buck Award for making a bot that could move, grab, prod, measure and see underwater that cost about $550 and placed 11th among more than 20 teams.

SLIDESHOW | Fifth-inning mistakes cost Falcons in rivalry baseball game

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey had a string of plays go poorly in the fifth inning of a baseball game against Coupeville on March 17 in the Cascade Conference opener for both teams.

South Whidbey boys soccer wins season opener over University Prep

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 10:00AM

Aggressive defensive play led the way in the South Whidbey boys soccer team’s first victory against University Prep on Monday.

Fifth-inning collapse costs Falcons

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 10:00AM

A string of untimely mistakes lifted the Coupeville Wolves baseball team 8-4 over the South Whidbey Falcons in the Cascade Conference opener Monday.

South Whidbey band unites to benefit youth at Ryan’s House For Youth

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 10:00AM

For six musicians, the issue of youth homelessness on South Whidbey united them. What resulted was the Rainey Music Project, a group of musicians playing for Ryan’s House for Youth.

Monstrous day planned in Langley

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

There’s a monstrous opportunity in Langley for children Saturday.

WWII pilot, an Oak Harbor resident tells war tales to South Whidbey students

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 8:00AM

South Whidbey students got a first-person account of some of the toughest times of the 20th century last week from a man credited as being the only WWII fighter pilot to sink a Japanese destroyer with machine-gun fire.

March 19 | 50 years ago today on South Whidbey

  • Mar 21, 2014 at 6:00AM

From page 1 of the March 19, 1964 edition of the South Whidbey Record.

Langley resident earns Good Citizen Award | KUDOS

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 6:00AM

Avery Wilson, of Langley, was presented with the Good Citizen Award on Saturday, March 15. The award, given to Wilson by the Daughters of the American Revolution South Whidbey Chapter, rewards and encourages good citizenship in the community.

Navy looks to purchase 22 more Growlers from Boeing

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 6:00AM

U.S. Navy leaders want to purchase additional EA-18G Growlers and increase Electronic Attack Squadron size.

Hearts & Hammers calls for volunteers

  • Mar 20, 2014 at 6:00AM

South Whidbey Hearts & Hammers is looking for some new blood and fresh nails.

Missed turn traps Deer Lake driver

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 1:05PM

A Clinton woman was transported to the hospital for injuries she suffered in a one-car accident on Deer Lake Road this past Wednesday. According to Sgt. Laura Price of the Island County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred at about 5:45 a.m. near the turn at Big Harv’s Lane. Jacqueline Edwards, 29, was westbound on Deer Lake Road in a 2011 Ford Escape when the vehicle left the roadway.

Farmers eye Ebey’s Reserve to grow marijuana

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 8:17AM

Some Central Whidbey farmers want to grow marijuana in Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve.

No home meets, no problem for South Whidbey track team | FALCON SPRING SPORTS PREVIEW

  • Mar 16, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Mar 17, 2013 at 9:49AM

It’s a rare sunny day and some 70-plus students are scattered around Waterman Field at a track and field practice.

Proposed Bayview fire station estimated at $5.4 million

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 9:36AM

Building a new fire station in Bayview may cost South Whidbey Fire/EMS nearly $1 million more than the first proposal 10 years ago.

No beach access for Glendale | Commissioners nix proposal to buy two waterfront lots

  • Mar 16, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 9:31AM

Island County leadership passed this month on the chance to apply for grants that would allow them to acquire beach access properties adjacent to Glendale Beach.

Whidbey General Hospital | NEW ARRIVAL

  • Mar 16, 2014 at 6:00AM

A warm welcome to new baby boy Nicholas Enzo Tulli. Nicholas was born on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 to Meghann Tulli of Clinton. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

South Whidbey Fire/EMS volunteers honored | KUDOS

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 6:00AM

Volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians were honored by South Whidbey Fire/EMS at the annual awards dinner March 8, at Useless Bay Golf and County Club.

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