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Library seeks input on Internet porn

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:43PM

Sexual content on the Internet will be the subject of four upcoming meetings sponsored by the Sno-Isle Regional Library System.

More red roofs coming to fairgrounds

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

"Two major projects under way at the Island County Fairgrounds will add shiny red roofs to the commercial building and the historic Pole Building.Both jobs were about half done at the end of last week, and expectation was that they would be finished within the next two weeks.The South Whidbey Lions Club is handling the tough chore of putting the new roof on the commercial building, while KDI Roofing Systems of Clinton is in charge of the even more challenging and dangerous Pole Building job "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

Chronologically gifted want a better acronym.

Tennis team takes second at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

"Junior Paige Jolley sets up for a backhand return in a first-round doubles match at the state 2A tournament in Yakima Friday. She and partner Kaitlin King placed fourth overall, while the team won second place in the championship meet and a second doubles team took first. "

Tracksters shine at state meet

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

"Braden Giswold ran his way to first place in the 1,600 and 800 meter events at the state championship, and was one of the quartet in the 4X400 relay win.Giswold and the two McGillen sisters paced Falcon track at state. "

Police log

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

Items from the Island County Sheriff's Report.

High school students get education from big laughs

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

"Students from South Whidbey High School's drama department recently played the roles of 28 fictional students, school administrators, staff, and worried parents in the original play Help! I'm Trapped in a High School. Two more dramas will be performed on Friday. "

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:42PM

Everyone has a catch-all drawer.

Volunteer refurbishes donated sailboat for Parks and Rec

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"Teens and adults who want to learn how to sail a boat in Puget Sound have an almost-new, clean and shiny craft to practice on thanks to several days of donated time and labor from a South Whidbey sailing enthusiast.Dale Evans, a retired commercial fisherman, spent about 80 hours during the past few months scraping, sanding, cleaning, repainting, and re-rigging a 21-foot San Juan sailboat donated to South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District last summer. "

Low watt lights bargain offered

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

There is still an opportunity to get a discount on low wattage light bulbs on South Whidbey thanks to a recent donation.

Community Forum decides to plan Clinton

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"The planning torch in Clinton has been picked up by the Clinton Community Forum, which is holding a meeting next week to talk about planning. The action comes more than a month after the county-appointed Clinton Subarea Planning Committee decided to stop planning after concluding that residents there are satisfied with the area's treatment in the Island County Comprehensive Plan. "

Falcon golfers make mark at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"South Whidbey's Alec Osenbach, left, and Jeff Strong teamed up to finish sixth at the 2A state golf tournament this week. "

"Athletes meet new football, basketball coaches"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

Athletes will get a chance to meet their new high school basketball and football coaches this week.

School district goes north to Alaska for assistant superintendent

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"After interviewing six candidates, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Martin Laster has chosen Daniel C. Blanton as assistant superintendent of South Whidbey schools. "

Langley hires new police officer

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

The Langley Police Department has filled its vacant staff position by hiring Laura Price as its newest officer.

Memorial Day ceremonies honor America's veterans

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"There will be wreaths of flowers decorating cemeteries this weekend, and words spoken that memorialize the courageous deeds and loyalty of the servicemen and women who have died in the service of their country.Memorial Day services will take place at two South Whidbey cemeteries, and veterans will be selling the bright red Buddy Poppies to help others. "

Summer begins with Memorial Day weekend

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

Summer unofficially is in progress as Whidbey Islanders and visitors are in the midst of enjoying the three-day Memorial Day weekend.

Coroner closes Linda Moran case

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"Unable to find any evidence that would tip him off to the cause of Linda Moran's death, the Island County Coroner called his investigation quits last week after spending more than a month examining the South Whidbey woman's remains. "

Two seasoned Falcons at the playoffs

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"Langley High School graduates Gust Skarberg, left, and brother Al Skarberg display distinctly different hotdog-eating styles while watching the South Whidbey fastpitch game Saturday in Sedro-Woolley. "

On the antique trail

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:41PM

"Antique dealers from all over the Northwest will once again travel to Whidbey on Memorial Day weekend for the annual Langley Antique Show and Sale, a tradition on South Whidbey for about 25 years. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:40PM

These are a few of my favorite things.

RAID talk revived in Freeland

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:40PM

The idea of remaining a RAID is alive in Freeland after some months of slumber.

Fire district adds to vehicle fleet

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:40PM

"Two new SUVs with a total price tag of $60,000 will get medical professionals to South Whidbey car accidents, fires and medical emergencies faster than ever before and should allow Fire Protection District 3 to remain a volunteer fire and rescue department for a few more years.The SUVs and a recently-purchased $130,000 aid vehicle are the newest additions to a fleet of 26 taxpayer-owned emergency vehicles that FD 3 officers say keep South Whidbey people safe and save the district money. "

Falcons take second at track bi-district

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:40PM

"Nine boys and eight girls will make the long drive from South Whidbey to Cheney this afternoon, where they will spend three days trying to win a state championship. "

Boys fall short in state tennis bid

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:40PM

"After a six-month break from high school tennis, three South Whidbey boys almost knocked enough dust off their games Friday to make it to the 2A state tennis championship. "

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