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New Freeland fire station in use

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:29PM

Provides room for 4 fire trucks and 6 firefighters

South Whidbey Relay For Life raises record amount for cancer research

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:29PM

Hundreds of pairs of sneakers added a few extra miles to their soles this weekend as South Enders walked for the cure during this year’s Relay For Life. The weather held up for the 20 teams that walked for 18 hours between 5 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. Saturday at the South Whidbey High School track to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

Car accident victim flown to Seattle

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

It was an unusual sight when a helicopter landed on the football field at South Whidbey High School Sept. 3.

Levy, possible write-in liven primary campaign

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Unlike some primary elections, Island County voters will have definite decisions to make when they go to the polls next Tuesday.

Eelgrass investment pays off

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Since most people don't often ask about things they cannot see, the eelgrass beds underneath the Clinton ferry terminal have not exactly been a hot topic of conversation for people waiting for a boat.

Clerk's write-in support grows

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

A grassroots campaign to elect a recently fired chief deputy clerk to the job of Island County Clerk is gaining support among some voters.

A year later, Whidbey looks back at 9/11

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Just like on Sept. 11, 2001, millions of Americans will be wondering today what they should do.

Alpacas find a home on island

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Home, home on the range, where the deer and the alpaca play.

Minor candidates pull no punches

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Judging by campaign contributions and political connections, Republicans Norma Smith and Herb Meyer are the frontrunners in the effort to defeat incumbent Congressman Rick Larsen, a Democrat.

Treasurer hopefuls square off

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

A primary debate Wednesday night among candidates for the Island County treasurer's job was marked by an us-against-them atmosphere as two challengers questioned the incumbent's history of critical reports from the state.

County clerk fires top aide

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

Controversy sparks write-in campaign

First day of school exciting

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:28PM

District discovers plenty of students

Convicted killer loses last appeal in state courts

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Man who killed 2 deputies still has federal court options

Inspection forces school district to go van shopping

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Margaret Evans wants a good deal on a used car -- well, a used van anyway. Evans, transportation supervisor for the South Whidbey School District, is shopping for a good, safe, used van to add to the district's motorpool.

Langley patrol car window broken

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

A 20-year-old Langley man has been charged with breaking the window of a Langley Police car with his head after being taken into custody for assaulting a man.

Councilman takes leave to work cruise ship

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Langley City Councilman Doug Allderdice is cruising away from his elected duties over the next few months.

New meaning for 'school glue'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

High school track resurfacing done

Whose job is it, anyway?

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Coast Guard rescue duty goes to fire districts

Grease into gas

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Islander turns waste into fuel

Candidates explain differences

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

Lawyers are center of discussions at forum

Council of Governments moves closer to fruition

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:27PM

After months of informal lunch meetings to discuss goals, a coalition of local government officials is close to becoming its own governmental body -- the Island County Council of Governments.

County's Democratic prosecutor gets help from some Republicans

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:26PM

The race for Island County prosecutor just got more interesting, as campaigners for incumbent Democrat Greg Banks are seeking to steal some of challenger Kelly Barlean's partisan thunder.

Bad air? Not now, says school

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:26PM

There are no free lunches at South Whidbey High School, and now, not even the air students breathe is strictly free.

School board approves new budget

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:26PM

At $19.5 million, it's not much bigger than the last one

Planning gets new perspective

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:26PM

County to emphasize customer service

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