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"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.

J.A.Jance is Mystery Weekend's special guest

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

The bestselling mystery author of 23 published books will be on South Whidbey Sunday.

Langley Library part of Mystery Weekend

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

"Langley Library will be taking part in Mystery Weekend this year for the first time, opening at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25 (an hour earlier than usual) and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 27."

Presidential hopefuls share local ballot space

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

Local issues require no oath signing

County to expand road shop

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

There is no more room at Island County's South Whidbey road shop.

Copper in water may trigger treatment

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

Elevated levels of copper in the water of several Langley homes could have the city treating its water with ozone in the future.

Fleming eighth at state

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

"Last year Trevor Fleming was a state tournament alternate.On Saturday, Fleming wrestled at the state meet as a full-fledged qualifier, along with teammates Brandon Hern, Jeremy Bartlett, and Bruce Hymas. Not only did he wrestle, but he did something his two older brothers, Joey and Scott, could not do in their appearances at the meet -- he won a medal."

Girls walk all over Klahowya

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

Falcons move on to Port Townsend in playoff action.n

City gets serious about more sewers

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

"After a year of committee and council discussions, the city of Langley is ready to put more sewer lines in the ground.And it is going to cost homeowners some serious money.But if the city is able to work the financing numbers right, new sewers will not cost homeowners on Edgecliff Dr., Furman Ave., Decker Ave., or First St. as much as they could."

LMS girls start year with wins

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

Both the seventh- and eighth-grade Langley Middle School girls basketball teams opened their season with wins last week on the road against Gateway.

I Spy Langley Mystery Weekend

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

"On South Whidbey, mysteries are a very popular genre, not only for adults, but also for children."

J.A.Jance is Mystery Weekend's special guest

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

Who better to pull the winning detective's name out of the hat than a premiere mystery writer from our own Northwest?

A cloud of mystery

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

"Sleuths will seek clues in Langley death of prominent citizen, while witchtailers look for their own sign of the witch. It's all part of Langley Mystery Weekend."

Whidbey Recipes

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

"Give us this day, a loaf of fresh bread."

Kids learn kindness in project for the homeless

  • Feb 23, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

"It was Random Acts of Kindness Week, and 15 young people spent a day recently doing a special kindness."

'Save our ferries'

  • Feb 19, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:26AM

Legislators hear message at rally in Olympia

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