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Volleyball finding place in tough league

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 6:00PM

South Whidbey volleyball lost to King’s, 3-1, on Tuesday, but bounced back by defeating Cedarcrest, 3-1, on Thursday at home.

Boys cross country ranked in state top 10

  • Sep 30, 2015 at 4:00PM

Falcon senior Evan Mellish didn’t know what his time was. Though, that’s how the South Whidbey cross country coaches prefer it.

Langley man faces charges of rape, voyeurism

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Sep 29, 2015 at 8:41AM

A South Whidbey woman discovered she had been raped while unconscious at a party after viewing a video that her sister’s boyfriend shot as he assaulted her, according to court documents.

Langley UGA change dispute settled with county’s help

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Sep 29, 2015 at 7:36AM

Amid discord and disagreement between Langley City Hall and the planning advisory board over how much land was needed for growth, the city council agreed Monday to wait for clarification on several points from county experts before making a decision.

Trek for the troops - Retired Army man gears up for cross-country walk

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00PM updated Sep 28, 2015 at 10:19AM

Retired Army man gears up for cross-country walk to draw attention to veterans’ struggles

Whidbey Environmental Action Network wins again in wildlife rules challenge against Island County

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Sep 28, 2015 at 8:11AM

Island County must protect some ecologically sensitive areas and animals under the state’s Growth Management Act following a decision by the county’s Superior Court on Wednesday. Judge Alan Hancock ruled that the county failed to appeal in a proper and timely manner a June 24 decision by the Growth Management Hearings Board (GMHB). Therefore that board decision remains in force.

Churches to host ‘Laudato Si’ talks | RELIGION NOTES

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Greening Congregations of South Whidbey will begin a series of interfaith discussions of the “Laudato Si’” encyclical next week.

God, the creator of all that is real | RELIGION NOTES

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 4:00PM

Christian Science Services will hold service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 27 at 15910 Highway 525 (just north of Bayview and across from Useless Bay Road).

Continued results from the Whidbey Island Fair contests, exhibits

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

The following are Whidbey Island Fair exhibit and competition award winners, listed by name, city of residence, class description and placing.

Skagit Valley students from the South End shine in spring quarter

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

A total of 15 students from South Whidbey made the academic honor roll at Skagit Valley College for spring quarter.

The rich meaning of the Sabbath | RELIGION NOTES

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00AM

Unity of Whidbey will hold service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, at the church, 5671 Crawford Road.

Worship with Whidbey Quakers | RELIGION NOTES

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

“We are a people that follow after those things that make for peace, love, and unity,” according to early Quaker Margaret Fell. Whidbey Island Friends Meeting (also known as Quakers) holds its regular gathering for worship 4 to 5 p.m. every Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist building, 20103 Highway 525.

Answers about Catholic faith | RELIGION NOTES

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

If the visit by Pope Francis has you wondering about the universal Christian message of good news and how it can be meaningful to your life, St. Hubert offers a program to help you explore the Catholic Christian Faith. New sessions are forming now.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Happy to see Clinton community attend picnic

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

Editor, Thank you, Clinton community, for coming to our second annual free Clinton Town Picnic where good food, music and company were found in ample supply. This year we had more than enough food for all. The Town Picnic Committee would like to thank our business supporters: Craven Insurance (special thanks to Bob Craven, chef-of-the-day), Britt’s Pickles, Clinton Food Mart, Cozy’s Roadhouse, Matt’s Import Haven, Simmons Garage, Hong Kong Gardens, and Dairy Queen.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | The Record is an excellent format for a forum

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

Editor, Kudos to The Record for planning an election forum as announced in Sept. 12 editorial, “The Record to hold September voter forum.” Having questions set and then opening the floor to questions gives everyone a chance to be a part of the process. Democracy depends on people having a voice in elections and issues. The newspaper is an excellent format to keep voters informed and discussing the issues, in elections and beyond.

Bunny battle divides Village by the Sea

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 8:00AM

With the city, port and school district waiting to declare a course of action on what some fear is a runaway rabbit population, it appears regular citizens are willing and ready to become Velveteen vigilantes.

EDITORIAL | The time has come to comply with the hearings board

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00AM

An Island County Superior Court judge this week shot down the county commissioners’ appeal of an earlier decision by a board of state experts concerning the county’s adopted fish and wildlife habitat conservation areas rules. Unfortunately, the ruling wasn’t based on the merits of their arguments, which would have settled the actual debate, but rather was issued because the county failed to appeal in a proper and timely manner per state requirements. In other words, the case was handled incorrectly and summarily tossed.

WGH, Island Athletic to offer Heartwise screenings

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 2:00PM

Whidbey General Hospital and Island Athletic Club are teaming up to promote community wellness by offering low-cost, “Heartwise” cholesterol/triglyceride/blood sugar screenings. Heartwise screenings will be offered Wednesday, Sept. 30, Thursday, Oct. 1, Wednesday, Oct. 7 and Thursday, Oct. 8 at Island Athletic Club in Freeland.

A possible solution | WHIDBEY RECIPES

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00PM

As most Record readers know, we have a rabbit problem on the South End, thanks to the one-time popular Barnyard Scramble held yearly during the Island County Fair.

Hot jazz goes on at DjangoFest Northwest

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 4:00PM

DjangoFest Northwest, one of the premier gypsy jazz festivals in the country, is still going on with evening performances tonight, Saturday and Sunday, in addition to daily workshops and impromptu "djams" around Langley.

Land purchase to be celebrated by Whidbey Camano Land Trust

  • Sep 26, 2015 at 6:00AM

Whidbey Island Camano Land Trust will celebrate the purchase of a 59-acre property on Possession Sound just north of Clinton by holding a community gathering at the property from 1-3 p.m. on Sept. 27.

Langley food truck rolls on at DjangoFest Northwest

  • Sep 25, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Big W rolled into Langley again this week. The food truck was the first approved in the city, which established and licensed the businesses for the first time this summer. Owner Joe Wierzbowski was the only applicant, and his truck was beset by city code issues about location and size. Eventually, the city amended its rules to remove length restrictions and allow him to operate unabated.

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