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Falcon girls look to make state

  • Nov 27, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

The South Whidbey High School girls basketball players know what they can do and are determined to do it:Shoot for the state 2A tournament.

"Parents find fault with athletic code, others voice support"

  • Nov 27, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

Those who demanded immediate changes to the South Whidbey School District athletic code left disappointed from Tuesday night’s school board meeting.

Tilth farmers market moves on down the road

  • Nov 27, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

The South Whidbey Tilth Farmers Market picked up and left its home of 15 years last Saturday to begin a new life at a new location just down the road.

A brief respite from the rain

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

A cloudless blue sky brought out Harry Stanton and his dog Zeus for a walk on the beach.

Fire District 3 absorbs Langley

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

"Langley fire Chief Don Fowler handed over the keys to the trucks and the front door of the Langley Fire Department last week, officially making the department part of Fire Protection District 3."

South Whidbey’s student writers just about average

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

"They still fall well short of meeting the state writing standard, but South Whidbey students are doing about as well or slightly better than their peers throughout the state."

Students injured after rollover

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

Five South Whidbey High School students were injured Thursday night when the Jeep Wrangler they were riding in crashed into another car and rolled into a ditch.

'The Nutcracker' returns to South Whidbey

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

Performances begin Dec. 3 of Whidbey Dance Theatre's Nutcracker.

Thanksgiving dinner for everyone

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

"American Legion Post 141 welcomes all to Thanksgiving dinner, while mobile turkey unit swings into action."

High school students feel effect of new athletic code

  • Nov 24, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:08AM

"As Falcon sports teams enter the winter season, the athletic department, school administrators and students are still evaluating the effectiveness of the new athletic code, while some parents object to the disciplinary system."

Fire destroys trailer in Clinton

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

Woman narrowly escapes trailer fire.

Nancy Pearl appears at WICA

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

The popular Nancy Pearl will review books in a performance on stage at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts Dec. 1

Comedy semifinals at Freeland's Teddy's

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

"After two weeks of shows, the 10 comics making the semifinals of the $10,000 20th Annual Seattle International StandUp Comedy Competition are heading to the final rounds, appearing tonight at Teddy's."

"Baby arrives early, dad makes delivery"

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

"Charlie and Shauna Davies of Freeland weren’t expecting their baby early Thursday morning, Nov. 17, but the baby had other ideas."

Girl runners are fast and smart

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

"After placing sixth as a team in the state cross country championships, the lady Falcons were invited to stand atop the podium as the state’s academic cross country championship for the second year in a row."

"New doctor, medical building ready Dec. 1"

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

"Whidbey General Hospital’s Freeland building is finished, and will welcome its new doctor and patients Dec. 1."

Tourism officials ask Langley for rush on new tax

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

An abbreviated schedule to levy a new lodging tax in Langley combined with several sharp-edged comments from local tourism officials may have set the city’s elected officials against an ambitious plan for Island County tourism marketing.

Murder suspects slated for trial

  • Nov 20, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

Three Whidbey Island men and one Edmonds woman held for the murder of Clinton resident Ed Ross on Oct. 10 will face a Cowlitz County judge and jury in January.

Comedy semi-finals on South Whidbey

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

"Ten comics will go in, one will come out at the Comedy Competition Semi-Finals Saturday at Teddy's."

Community-School talent show in 10th year

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:07AM

Have a ‘Blast Through the Past’ at Community-School Talent Show.

County seeks more hotel taxes

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:06AM

"Island County wants more money to promote tourism on Whidbey Island, and on Wednesday it is going to ask the city of Langley and South Whidbey to provide a large chunk of it."

Island resident looks to bring style to women’s boxing

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:06AM

"Dakota Stone, recently moved to South Whidbey, is one of a small pool of women professional boxers in the United States."

Cat distraction results in car wreck

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:06AM

A womanw was hospitalized and her cat remained missing in the woods after the feline distracted the driver and caused an accident.

Overharvesting closes clam beach at Freeland

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:06AM

"The state Department of Fish and Wildlife has closed the beach at Freeland Park to clamming because of over-harvesting, but it should reopen for all of 2000."

Saturday bus service ends on island

  • Nov 17, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:06AM

Island Transit will eliminate Saturday bus service on Whidbey starting Dec. 11.

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