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Kit house may not be from Sears

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

"After spending $20,000 to move what was purported to be a turn-of-the-century Craftsman-style kit house from the Greenbank Farm to Bayview, members of the nonprofit Goosefoot Community Fund discovered recently that they may not own the genuine article. "

Fastpitch team starts with win over Sequim

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:18PM

South Whidbey's fastpitch team mounted a successful final-inning comeback to go 1-0 on the season Saturday.

Residents to pave Crawford Road

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"About 30 property owners living and doing business along Crawford Road will spend $112,000 of their own money this spring to hire Kreig Construction to pave the heavily potholed, gravel road, even though it is used as a public through road and was designated two years ago as the center of all new light industrial development on South Whidbey "

Clinton takes another look at planning

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Uncertainty in Clinton about the community's future has resulted in the local planning process going back to the future through a visioning exercise.Next Monday, the Clinton community will be asked to describe their vision for the next 20 years. "

Choochokam planning is under way

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Choochokam, the Langley Festival of the Arts, is gearing up for its 26th year as one of the most popular summertime events in our region and is looking for a logo design, entertainers, artists and volunteers. "

Bonds fund courthouse projects

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"The money will keep flowing for the county's courthouse improvement project thanks to a $5 million bond sale approved Monday by the Island County Commissioners. The project started some 15 years ago with property acquisition and is well along at this point. The project's first phase, the new Law & Justice Building, is almost finished, according to Public Works Director Larry Kwarsick. "

South Whidbey School District

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

What's happening in South Whidbey schools.

Green groups join other side of lawsuit

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Island County environmental groups have taken the other side in a legal dispute joined by Island County government in January. The issue is new shoreline development regulations adopted by the state Department of Ecology.

FYI

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Island County Sheriff's Report

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Fellow 'olderwomen' have much in common.

Boys golf team swings into spring

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Though the Falcons are back on the links without last year's top golfer, graduate Charlie Bass, or tennis and golf star Dorian Sidhu, the team still has the big guns to get the job done. "

Frosh drive girls golf team

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Freshmen Teran Langloy and Hailie Mansfield led the Falcons out of the chute Thursday when they played in the number-one and number-two spots of the South Whidbey lineup during a preseason jamboree at Harbor Point Golf Club. Along with five returning varsity golfers from the 2000 golf team, the two young players may well be harbingers for a new era of South Whidbey High School golf. "

Track teams have numbers and experience

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

It's always good to have numbers on your side.South Whidbey High School's boys and girls track and field teams have the numbers and more working for them in the team's first season of the millennium.

Girls tennis squad set to hunt big 3A game

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

Falcons are optimistic despite loss to graduation of state competitors.

Teamwork makes the difference for Falcon kickers

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"In the aftermath of 2000's 15-6, 2A state runner-up dream season, South Whidbey coaches Mark Helpenstell, John Jelinek, and Joel Gerlach might just be on the edge of unlocking the potential of what is still one of the most competitive soccer programs in the state. "

"New coaches, baseball team plan winning season"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Once South Whidbey High School's new baseball coach, Dave Guetlin, gets to really know his players, there will be little to stop the Falcons from having a winning season. "

Island woman's efforts bring water to Brazilian village

  • Mar 11, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 1:17PM

"Joyce Lagow started a campaign two years ago to fund a well in the small town of Bom Successo in Brazil, a community ravaged by drought. Now, the well is in. "

Former councilman asks pointed questions

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"Former Langley City Council member Dick Johnson used a portion of the public commentary section to level accusations at Councilmember Doug Allderdice, Mayor Lloyd Furman, and City Administrator Eric Lucas. "

Goss Lake trees still lack full protection

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

Rep. Kelly Barlean is still trying to save DNR land from logging.

Teachers consider statewide strike

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"South Whidbey teachers may have to decide whether they will go on strike some time this spring, after the Washington Education Association warned Thursday of a possible statewide strike. "

Grant creates safe Southend space for child interviews

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"Using $11,500 of grant money from Citizens Against Domestic and Sexual Abuse (CADA), the Island County Sheriff's Office and the Oak Harbor Police Department are outfitting two child interview rooms, one in Oak Harbor and another at the sheriff's South Precinct in Freeland. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"Each area of our land has its own special cuisine, loosely based on whatever happens to be the locally grown and/or favorite ingredient/s. One such genre is termed Southwestern, one of my favorites, "

Local band mixes music with motor oil

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"When it comes to garage bands, you can't get much garage-ier than Girl Next Door. A couple of nights each week, you'll find the driving six-member band behind the Indian-print blanket, next to the fuel filters and PCV valves, near the rocker-arm assembly, across from the disassembled carburetor, overlooking a rack of windshield wiper blades and cans of lithium grease and engine cleaner. "

Original jazz opera comes to WICA stage

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"The stage at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts will become the Temple of the Great Goddess on Crete, 4000 years ago, when WICA hosts an original jazz opera, Temple Dreams, on Saturday, March 10, at 8 p.m. "

Little League starts with evaluations

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:16PM

"Literally hundreds of South Whidbey kids ages 8 and up were put to the test Saturday during the annual Little League player evaluations, the first step toward selecting this year's teams. "

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