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Schools

  • Feb 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"The South Whidbey School District maintenance and operation levy appeared to gain voter approval in Tuesday's election, but the Parks District bond proposal was barely failing."

Schools

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"The South Whidbey School District maintenance and operation levy appeared to gain voter approval in Tuesday's election, but the Parks District bond proposal was barely failing."

Language is the glue that holds them together

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"South Whidbey French group is social, conversant."

Off the Record

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

Let's turn the tables on Bride for a Day

Club wants skate park on new rec land

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"Hoping to give scores of young skateboard, in-line skate, and BMX bike enthusiasts a place to to practice their derring-do, the South Whidbey Rotary Club will try over the next few months to raise enough money to build the Southend's first skate park."

American Legion baseball returns

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

South Whidbey will have its first American Legion baseball team in years beginning in late May.

The dance of Kaleidoscope

  • Feb 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"New works including hot tango, minimalist pieces, and Irish step dance join favorite performers like the White Supremes and the Carolina Parrots in adding to the appeal of this South Whidbey classic produced by Shannon Connell Licastro and staged at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts. The popular performing arts event is now in its seventh edition."

Whidbey desserts star at Scandinavian benefit event

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"The Young Skandia Dansers with the Ester Moe Daughters of Norway will co-host the second annual Sweet Taste of Whidbey on Saturday, March 4, 6 p.m., at the C&MA church in Langley."

Hear the ancient art of the gamelan

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

"Gamelan Pacifica, a professional musical ensemble in residence at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, will perform a concert at Thomas Berry Hall at the Whidbey Institute on Saturday, March 4, at 7 p.m., sponsored by the Whidbey Island Waldorf School."

Falcon News

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

News briefs from South Whidbey High School.

She's just Dr. Jane

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:29AM

Famed primate researcher Jane Goodall brings international message to South Whidbey in sold-out talk at South Whidbey High School and during an event at the Whidbey Institute.

Falcons fall to Lynden 58-51

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"South Whidbey's girls play a must-win game tonight in Mount Vernon when they take on Nisqually League champion Eatonville. If the Falcons win, they will be guaranteed a slot in the state tournament, and will probably play Nooksack Valley Saturday for third place in the district. Tonight's game starts at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Vernon High School."

County sticks with Dearborn

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"Island County Commissioners agreed to a new contract with Seattle attorney Keith Dearborn Monday. This time, however, the contract is for consulting rather than legal services and Dearborn's hourly rate has dropped from $180 to $100."

Politics get serious with party caucuses

  • Mar 1, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"Republicans, Democrats meet Tuesday."

Slightly Retired

  • Feb 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

We lately received a gift of cloudless days and moonlit nights.

"Demo, GOP ferry proposals differ"

  • Feb 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

There was plenty of finger-pointing in Olympia this week after House budget writers unveiled their spending proposals.

Election results on Web site

  • Feb 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

Check this site on Tuesday night for election results.

Park land purchase on ballot Tuesday

  • Feb 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

South Whidbey voters in Tuesday's election will give a yea or nay to spending $1.45 million in bond money to purchase and improve land for the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District.

School supporters wait for levy results

  • Feb 28, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"Polls open TuesdayThe polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 29 for people voting in the presidential primary as well as in the local elections for the South Whidbey School District levy and the Parks District bond proposal.For polling place information or other election questions, call the Island County Auditor's Office at 321-5111."

PSE says work will improve power reliability

  • Feb 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"Throughout the coming spring, tree cutters working for PSE will remove hazard trees from roadsides where they could take down power lines if they fall.For the cost of $10,000 per mile, PSE officials say their Tree Watch program could prevent dozens of outages on South Whidbey every year. A local environmentalist group, on the other hand, is not in favor of a program that will take down acres of trees -- albeit spread out along miles of roadsides."

Falcons make Redskins blanch

  • Feb 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

"A 45-24 triumph sets up Lynden Christian rematch. The District 12 semifinal game is Monday, Feb. 28, against undefeated Lynden Christian. The Lyncs beat the Falcons twice this year, most recently by a 51-46 margin on Jan. 22. Ricketts said her players can beat the Lyncs, as long as they keep a few things in mind."

Teaching kids to think for themselves

  • Feb 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:28AM

Bayview High teacher Scott Mauk wins state VFW award

Off the Record

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:27AM

Connie Francis can still belt out the songs.

Sports Briefs

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:27AM

South Whidbey sports and recreation notes.

Langley creates media policy

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:27AM

A new policy penned by Langley city administration will place the city's media mouthpiece directly on Mayor Lloyd Furman's desk.

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