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Teachers reluctant to strike

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

South Whidbey teachers joined their cohorts statewide last week in showing reluctance to go on strike this spring.

Teachers reluctant to strike

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

South Whidbey teachers joined their cohorts statewide last week in showing reluctance to go on strike this spring.

"Science Fair brings out kids' inventions, experiments"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

"More than 140 fifth graders built science projects that required them to hook up batteries and wires, combine acids and alkalines, root plants in water, as well as dozens of other chemistry, physics, biology, and astronomy experiments, all for the Intermediate School Science Fair. "

Help schools spend their extra cash from I-728

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

"School leaders are seeking public comment on how to spend something of a windfall provided by state voters last November.The meeting will be held Monday, April 18 at 7 p.m. at the Intermediate School Community Room. "

Pair plead not guilty to rototiller theft

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

"A couple of suspected rototiller thieves were undone when they drove into a ditch and got stuck not far from the scene of the crime, according to the Island County Sheriff's Department. "

Police find marijuana grow operation

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

A man who police say had a marijuana growing operation in an apartment located behind Saucy's Pizza in Clinton was recently sentenced to time in the county jail.

Crash results in sentence for drug possession

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

A Langley man has been sentenced for possession of methamphetamines when he crashed his car on Highway 525 last summer.

County kicks off work on Coupeville mental health building

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:26PM

Island County commissioners have acquired an acre of property at the west end of Northwest First Street in Coupeville that is scheduled to become Island Mental Health's new home in October 2002.

Budding scientists learn at Hutch High

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"South Whidbey High School students and some 400 of their peers statewide participated in the Hutch High symposium on April 5 at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center's Lake Union campus in Seattle.The symposium was a half-day, hands-on science fair. "

Dinner Out for theater's sake

  • 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 starting at Useless Bay Country Club and continuing on to Whidbey Island Center for the Arts for theater and dessert. "

Senior Center celebrates in royal purple

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"Honored guests, all 80 and over, practice for old age. Among them were are (from left) Lyne Foster, Betty Hvitfeldtsen and Cecil Monson. "

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

Learning what the land has to teach.

Friends reveal park dreams in port meeting

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"Now that they've signed a deal to acquire the property, Friends of Freeland are sharing their vision with the public. "

Helping Hand needs a helping hand

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"One of South Whidbey's oldest charitable organizations is itself in need of some help these days.Helping Hand is likely to run out of money at the end of June, according ro Sonny Richardson, executive director. "

Langley Marina has a buyer

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:25PM

"South Whidbey resident Linda Moore expects to purchase Langley Marina and start providing services to the boating public beginning as early as this summer.Looking further down the road, the Freeland attorney and business person hopes to tie in the Langley Marina property with a new public marina that the City of Langley and Port of South Whidbey have been exploring off and on for many years. "

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.

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