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Pizza purchases lead to forgery charges

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

A 20-year-old Langley man was recently charged with 15 counts of forgery for allegedly stealing his mother's checkbook and forging checks to buy food and other items from a variety of South Whidbey businesses.

Freeland fire station planning moving ahead

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

Fire District 3 Chief Don Smith expressed optimism Thursday night that the new Freeland fire station Highway 525 and Cameron Road could be built by the end of this year.

Senator comes to Freeland Hall

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"Island County Democrats will be hosting U.S. Senator Patty Murray at Freeland Hall on Friday, April 20. "

Falcons pound Blaine to even league record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

Ashley Lopez provided much of the necessary pitching and hitting in a South Whidbey fastpitch victory Thursday at Blaine.

Dinner and the theater

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"The Dining Room, a classic play by A. R. Gurney, will open on Friday, April 20, at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts. And on April 21, theatergoers can have their own Dining Room experience at the WICA Dinner Theater event. "

Port wants meeting with F&W on island

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

The Port of South Whidbey commissioners will seek a meeting on the island with Department of Fish and Wildlife officials in an effort to get the Bush Point boat launch and fishing pier project on track.

"Falcons lose first game, then get hot"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"It took the Falcon baseball players a while to warm up Wednesday, but when they did their bats were red hot. "

Monday accident slows traffic

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

Traffic was slowed to a crawl on Highway 525 Monday afternoon as emergency crews responded to a traffic accident at the intersection with Coles Road.

Kids have lots of places to hunt for Easter eggs

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

The Easter holiday has several lighthearted celebrations especially for kids.

Easter services celebrate a special season

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

Churches all over South Whidbey observe Easter.

FYI

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

Langley Police Report

"Where there's a Wills, there's a way"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"Sophomore leads Falcon boys with sprint wins, while girls bury rivals at home meet. "

Friends buy Freeland commercial land

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"The Friends of Freeland signed a purchase agreement Friday to purchase 18 acres in the center of Freeland's commercial district, with the purpose of preserving the land from development. "

Four-period consultant meets islanders

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

The new study of South Whidbey High School's four-period day was kick-started Thursday when a consultant from Northwest Regional Laboratories visited the school.

Shaughnessy is I-COM's pick for interim director

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"Brian Dodds, one of the dispatchers at the Island County Communications Center (I-COM), monitors police, fire, and ambulance activities at his work station. His new boss, at least for the interim, will be Tom Shaughnessy, who has resigned his post as head of the Island County Economic Development Council. "

Land trust buys Saratoga Woods

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"After years of beating down attempts by developers to build subdivisions and a destination resort on 118 acres of Saratoga Road forest land, a group of development opponents finally took the land off the market late last week when they and the Whidbey-Camano Land Trust signed a purchase option. Working together, the Land Trust and members of the group Save the Woods on Saratoga have raised more than $450,000 toward the purchase. The option agreement with landowner Resource Group, Inc. (RGI) will put the land under Land Trust ownership if it can raise another $300,000 to pay the $750,000 sales price. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

Little things can mean a lot.

"Falcons, Mountaineers split two games"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

South Whidbey spotted Mount Baker four unearned runs in the first inning but stormed back to win a 11-7 baseball game Friday.

Vandal joyride smashes firehouse windows

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

A fire engine was also damaged by rocks thrown out by an unknown driver spinning doughnuts in the parking lot at the Fire District 3 station on French Road.

Big rainbows due in Lone Lake

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"Lone Lake will have hundreds of sizeable new inhabitants when this year's fishing season opens. Triploid trout were scheduled to be planted the week of March 26, according to the Department of Fish and Wildlife. The extra large rainbow trout are so named because they have three sets of chromosomes instead of the normal two. "

Crab records required as of April 1

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"Recreational fishers for Dungeness crab are now required to record their catch in much the same way those who fish for salmon, steelhead, sturgeon and halibut have done in the past. "

Young girl golfers show they're competitive

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:24PM

"Falcon freshman Hailie Mansfield, co-medalist for the day, watches the ball roll toward the hole in the first green at Useless Bay.She was part of the second place winning team in last week's NCC match. "

Falcon fastpitch bats pound opponents

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

South Whidbey's bats came alive last week to power the fastpitch team to blowout victories over Sultan on Tuesday and Meridian on Thursday

Tennis team swipes back

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"With her team deadlocked 3-3 in match play with undefeated 3A Stanwood in Wednesday's home tennis meet, Falcon sophomore Molly Fox was South Whidbey's only hope. Fox played a three-hour match at Number 4 singles against the Spartans' Elizabeth Curry, and earned a 7-5, 1-6, 7-6 (4-0) win to put the Falcons over the top for the team's seventh win of the year. "

Young kickers shine against Granite Falls

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"Playing against a Granite Falls soccer team so new that the dye in their jerseys still runs in the rain, the South Whidbey High School boys used a mix of varsity and junior varsity players to knock off the Tigers 5-1 last week. "

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