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Winners announced in Celebrate Writing Contest

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

"The winners have been named in the 2001 Whidbey Island Writers' Association contest, Celebrate Writing. Piloted on the Southend last year, the contest was open this year to all Island communities, drawing a record 126 entries. "

Drug bust assets dwindle

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:13PM

New legislation before the Washington House of Representatives could soon change how the Island County Sheriff and other law enforcement agencies deal with the ill-gotten gains of the drug trade.

Little Dribblers impress crowd

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"South Whidbey's Little Dribblers entertained a big, enthusiastic crowd at the Feb. 9 high school girls basketball game at Erikson Gymnasium. The Little Dribblers are first grade boys and girls whose annual appearance has become a tradition over the last six years. "

Langley Mystery Weekend is the cat's meow

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"It's 'Much Ado About Kitties in the streets of Langley this weekend, as hundreds of sleuths search for clues during Langley Mystery Weekend. Even "

Cooking at sea

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"Jack Williams is a South Whidbey resident and former cook at Useless Bay Country Club who now cooks at sea. He is sending The Record occasional recipes by e-mail when time and waves allow. He has also written a book, Crossing the Pond, which he hopes to get published soon. "

Counselor arrested for violating court order

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

unselor Glenn Jolley was recently arrested for the second time in the last two weeks by police at his Oak Harbor office.Island County Superior Court Judge Alan Hancock issued a warrant for Jolley's arrest after Oak Harbor police accused him of violating the terms of his release by seeing a female patient alone in his Cabot Drive office without supervision.

Hern makes history at state

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

Brandon Hern earned a 7-4 decision over Othello's Lance Reichert to win the 171-pound state 2A wrestling title and become the first South Whidbey champ.

Cameron Road accident caps 30 hour traffic mess

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"Between the evening of Feb. 12 and mid-morning Feb. 14, rescuers from Fire District 3 and paramedics from Whidbey General Hospital responded to a spate of six auto accidents on South Whidbey. The last crash in the series occurred at the intersection of Cameron Road and Highway 525, when a northbound driven vehicle hit another as the second car entered the roadway. Neither driver was seriously injured, and the only passenger, a yellow Lab puppy, was safe. "

Exxon protester hit by car

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"A woman protesting the new Exxon station in Freeland was struck by a car and sent flying through the air on Feb. 19, but she came out of the experience in surprisingly good shape. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"Playwright Tom Churchill, cool man of mystery. "

Shifty Sailors premiere new CD in concert

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"Whidbey Island's popular men's singing group, the Shifty Sailors, will release their new CD, Haul On, in a concert Saturday, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m. at the Whidbey Island Center for the Arts. "

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

It's a dull life without sighs of relief

Exxon building permit still weeks away

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

"It will be at least five weeks before developers at the corner of Fish Road and Highway 525 will begin burying huge gas tanks and building a gas station, convenience store, mini-mall, and car wash. "

Port delays chance to move on Kenmire site

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:12PM

The man who helped save Double Bluff for public use could become involved in the effort to acquire public beach access in Clinton.

Organization reaches out to the impoverished

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Two medical professionals from South Whidbey are among those who have pledged five years of commmitment as volunteers with Central American Medical Outreach.

Langley solves its bush problem

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

"Al Gore and the City of Langley both battled bushes in 2000, but in Langley's case the bush lost.As a result of the two battles, George W. Bush is in the White House, and in Langley the little red bush disappeared, in the words of City Administrator Eric Lucas. "

WASL spells reform in schools

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Veteran teachers support changes.

Rebecca Riots in concert at WICA

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

The acoustic folk trio from Berkeley will perform a benefit for Central American Medical Outreach and its efforts in the impoverished regions of Central America.

Caterpillars vulnerable in their egg cases

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

"Orchardists who dread the tent caterpillar season can largely nip the problem in the bud if they act soon.Not in the bud, exactly. But on the branches, where caterpillar egg cases are craftily camouflaged to deceive predators. "

Boys hoops drop two games

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Two more games slipped through the fingers of South Whidbey High School's boys basketball team Friday and Saturday as the team fell to 0-17 in season standings.

State OK's ferry trips to Seattle next week

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Mosquito Fleet has cleared its final bureaucratic hurdle before starting a demonstration commuter passenger-ferry run to Seattle next week.

A great way to end the season

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

"The South Whidbey girls may not be going to the playoffs, but they ended their season at home with two great basketball performances. "

Organization reaches out to Central America's impoverished

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

"Island residents Nancy and Larry Neubauer are sponsoring a concert next week to benefit Central American Medical Outreach, an organization that offers aid to the impoverished areas of Central America. "

"Hern, Hymas wrestle to state"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Falcons place ninth in bi-district

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:11PM

Madeleine Albright: My kind of chick

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