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Plenty of talent returns from great girls Falcon team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"Four starters are gone from the best South Whidbey girls basketball team in over a decade, but coach Nancy Ricketts doesn't sound the least bit concerned as the 2000-2001 season begins this weekend. "

Experienced wrestlers ready for charge to state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"After taking four wrestlers to the state tournament last winter, Coach Mike Crebbin has a group of veteran athletes this season who have been thinking about going to state as a team for the past 10 months. "

Young Falcon hoopsters hope hard work will pay off

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"From the coach to the varsity lineup to the playing strategy, everything about the 2000-2001 Falcons is different from last year. New coach Andy Davis, an 11-year coaching veteran, said this week that he has a gymnasium full of kids who love the game of basketball and who are willing to work hard to make a name for the team. "

Outdoor burn ban lifted

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"The Department of Ecology has called off the statewide ban on outdoor burning, enacted earlier this month because of the National Weather Service's air stagnation advisory. "

Saratoga fire station takes shape

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"Work is now progressing on the new fire station on Saratoga Road, after a delay in construction last summer. "

More Whidbey parking spots made available for ferry riders

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"Besides the usual places, State Ferries has arranged for additional locations in which walk on passengers can park their cars. "

New film chronicles the voices of frontier women

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"How Can I Keep on Singing? Voices of Frontier Women, a new film about Women in Washington 100 Years ago, will be shown on Saturday, Dec. 2, 4 p.m. at The Clyde Theatre in Langley. The public is invited to the free screening and to meet the filmmakers, actors, readers and writer Jana Harris. Donation requested. "

"Passenger ferry draws curious, practical riders"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

The passenger-only St. Nicholas is drawing a small but steady stream of customers as it begins its three-and-a-half month midday sailing schedule between Clinton and Mukilteo.

Construction ferry schedules

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"Users of the Mukilteo-Clinton ferry run have midday changes to their schedules through at least February, to allow uninterrupted construction on the Mukilteo dock.Click More for the new ferry schedules. "

Burglars strike on the holiday

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"One or more burglars kicked in the front doors of three homes on Thanksgiving and took cash, jewelry, silver and electronic equipment from the residences. "

Langley Galleries hold annual Holiday Art Walk

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

The galleries of Langley are dressed for the season and showcasing new and favorite artists during their annual Holiday Art Walk.

Derelict tug washes up in Useless Bay

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

"A beached 80-foot tugboat is a rare problem, but it happened Sunday at Useless Bay. And as of Tuesday nobody was quite sure what to do about it. "

Editor's column

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

Another memorable Thanksgiving

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:42PM

There's something -- well -- phoney about the new phone book.

Broadcast premiere this weekend of 'Wonderful Wizard of Oz'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Judith Walcutt and David Ossman attracted top stars from stage and screen to play the roles of Wizard of Oz characters in a new audio treatment of the classic story. Among them was Mark Hamill, shown in the studio with Ossman. "

Clinton author expects Rohna disaster on TV

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"On Friday, Nov. 24, Tom Brokaw will present a news piece about the Rohna on NBC Nightly News. The KING TV broadcast starts at 5 p.m. Jim Bennett, a Clinton-area psychologist, is the author of the 1998 book, The Rohna Disaster: World War II's Secret Tragedy, "

Ferry dock construction updates

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Ferry schedules, construction updates at Mukilteo "

Falcons place 3 on league football team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

The South Whidbey Falcons were well represented on the 2000 All-Conference football team selected by coaches in the 2A North Cascades Conference.

Gas station drawings fuel more opposition

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"Members of a group opposed to a proposed Exxon gas station complex in Freeland got their first gander at how the project will look during a public hearing Monday afternoon in Coupeville. But new, colorful architectural drawings of the site only served to heighten their disapproval. "

Island County election results certified

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"The Island County Canvassing Board meets Wednesday, Nov. 22, to certify the 2000 election, which produced only one major change locally. Except for 10th District Rep. Dave Anderson, all incumbents retained their seats. "

Crews ready to cook up free Thanksgiving dinners

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

"South Whidbey volunteers will make sure that everyone enjoys Thanksgiving dinner, either in the company of many others or at their own homes or work places. "

Where's the beach?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

Some people in Clinton are tired of being the only South Whidbey community with no public access to Puget Sound. So they're trying to do something about it -- again.

Super soccer girls third at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

South Whidbey High School soccer coach Paul Arand holds his team's trophy overhead as his girls are named the third-place champions at Saturday's state soccer championships in Federal Way.

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

Going to Seattle? Not by ferry.

Editor's column

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 12:41PM

America's marketing experts have failed us at Thanksgiving. After all these years there's nothing to buy but food. So let's revise that Pilgrim story.

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