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The Fourth brings two days of revelry

  • Jul 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

"On Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, thousands of Southenders will gather at two public celebrations in Freeland and Clinton, and at hundreds of private parties in every local community."

Fire hazard higher for Independence Day 2000

  • Jul 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

"For the first time in years, the risk for brush and forest fires on South Whidbey has crept into the moderate range. A week of hot, sunny weather has left lawns brown and exposed soils dusty from Clinton to Greenbank."

Mysterious large cat reported at Goss Lake

  • Jul 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

"Several eyewitnesses have reported seeing a big, cougar-like cat roaming around the Goss Lake area."

South Whidbey Legion wins two close games

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

"Playing under hot, sunny skies the way baseball was meant to be played, the South Whidbey American Legion Post 141 team swept a two-game series against Kamiak on Sunday. The tiny crowd leaned back and soaked up the sun as action unfolded on the field. And there was plenty of it."

Fireworks spark the Fourth

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

South Whidbey's busy 4th of July season kicks off Thursday when the Kiwanis Club fireworks stand opens at noon at its Ken's Korner location.

First year Intensity team is --- intense

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:04PM

The fledgling fastpitch team Intensity has been so successful is has been kicked up from the B to the A division.

Senior Services chefs are cooking with gas

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

"Everyone knew a facelift was the only answer Facelifts, however, cost money. So countless friends of Island County Senior Services lent their help and support, and now the kitchen at Bayview Senior Center has been rejuvenated. The Island senior meal program is secure for the future."

Concerts on the Cove brings Uganda Choir to Coupeville

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

"On Thursday, June 29, Christ the King Church Choir from Kampala, Uganda will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center."

South Whidbey's glass artists showcased in Museo exhibition

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

A major exhibition at Museo in Langley opening July 1 will show the work of both the well-known and emerging artists in the art of glass.

Hot weather greets summer school class

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

New program still open to students.

Washington Conservation Voters

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

Information about conservation in the state

Emergency personnel show stuff in disaster drill

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

"South Whidbey's emergency fire, medical and law enforcement professionals proved to themselves and locals from Clinton to Freeland that they can handle anything."

Sears kit house still haunts farm

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

"The boarded up 1912 Sears kit house remains standing at the entrance to the Greenbank Farm despite the fact that two move it or lose it removal dates have come and gone, and that farm managers are quite willing to give it away."

Procession of Species returns to Maxwelton parade

  • Jun 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

"It's time again for adults, kids and organizations to prepare their masks, costumes, flags or banners for this year's Procession of the Species, a popular segment of the Maxwelton Fourth of July Parade."

More volunteers join Freeland planning effort

  • Jun 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:03PM

An overburdened bunch of volunteer planners in Freeland will receive some help in the form of even more volunteers.

Smith officially begins campaign vs. Haugen

  • Jun 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

"Norma Smith, R-Langley, let it be known in April that she will run against Haugen, D-Camano Island, but her official kickoff was on Saturday."

Rescued diver thanks saviors

  • Jun 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

"At about 6:10 p.m. on June 5, Suzanne Payseur died while scuba diving in the Langley Small Boat Harbor.By 6:16 p.m., she was alive again.Last week, Payseur thanked three Langley citizens and a number of emergency medical and police professionals who helped restart her heart and breathe life back into her lungs."

Off the Record

  • Jun 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

This brochure is a keeper

Haugen tours Whidbey danger spots

  • Jun 24, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

"Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen, the Democratic chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, traveled to Whidbey Island this week specifically to see some of the most dangerous intersections and stretches of road here."

Test scores disappear

  • Jun 24, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

Twelve boxes of test papers produced by South Whidbey students have disappeared in the hands of the company that was supposed to grade them.

Accident claims South Whidbey teen

  • Jun 24, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

Second youth critically injured in Tuesday afternoon crash.

Island County Sheriff's Report

  • Jun 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

Incidents reported to Island County Sheriff

Sporting Clays offers shooters fun new test

  • Jun 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

"A lot of good shots at the Holmes Harbor Rod & Gun Club are scratching their heads, wondering how they could have missed. That's because there's a new game in town; a game in which clay targets come from every which way, including loose."

Girl 'fishing' causes area power outage

  • Jun 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

A girl playing with a fishing pole on her family's lawn gave herself a shock and knocked out power from Freeland to Fox Spit earlier this month.

Churches pack gym for evangelist

  • Jun 21, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 12:02PM

"Seven churches got together to hear a Father's Day message delivered by Luis Palau, one of the world's leading evangelists."

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