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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. "

Tentative razor clam dates set

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"This year's spring razor clam season on the Washington coast is tentatively scheduled for April 26, 27 and 29 at Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis, Mocrocks and Kalaloch. "

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

Celebrating poetry

Baseball team drops two to Lakewood

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

South Whidbey's baseball team let two games get away from them against Lakewood last week.

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

Recipes for Passover.

Arrests end Langley car prowl spree

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

A Langley Police officer and an Island County Sheriff's deputy arrested two men and a boy last Tuesday night after a employee of a downtown Langley business observed the trio attempting to open cars parked in the city's business district.

Retirement community filling up

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"Even though not a single foundation is in the ground, all but six of 41 planned condominiums being built in a new Freeland senior housing community have been sold."

Two minute warning

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

Ferry safety procedures will close gate a bit early.

Bayview students want to attend prom

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"Bayview High School students have never been able to buy a ticket to the South Whidbey High School prom. This year, several of the students would like to see the policy changed. "

Knowledge Bowl team second at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"For the first time in the history of South Whidbey's 12-year-old Knowledge Bowl program, the team placed second at the state championships, just three correct answers behind champion Port Townsend. "

Track teams set new records

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"South Whidbey track runners set four new meet records Saturday as the boys and girls teams combined for 15 event wins at Eisenhower High School's Holder Relays.Running in varsity, frosh-soph, and freshman divisions, the two teams placed high in the meet, which is the one of the largest of the season. "

Lyncs slip past Falcons

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"Resuming a rivalry that was still white hot after last year's district soccer playoffs, the Falcon boys soccer team wound up on the losing end of a drum-tight game Friday night when Lynden Christian came to town. "

Girls tennis suffers first loss

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:23PM

"On Friday, South Whidbey High School tennis coach Tom Kramer saw his girls team in trouble for the first time this season.Having compiled a record of 5-0 against Wesco 3A teams prior to the meet, the Falcons had finally met a team in Meadowdale with more fight than they could handle. "

Celebrate Poetry Month with 'Poetry Blast'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:22PM

Readers of all ages will be on the stage of the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts on Friday for a Poetry Blast produced by Judith Walcutt and David Ossman.

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